Happy Fall Y’all! It’s time for cooler temps, turning leaves and a major burst in the local weekend event scene. We don’t know about you, but we are ready for the change. Our calendar is full of lively “Happenings” in North Delaware and slightly beyond for the weekend. Here’s our top picks for, Friday, Sept. 25th – Sunday, Sept. 27th including lots of foodie fun at the Polish Festival, Chocolate & Champagne Festival, Taste of Trolley, Taste of Newark, The Pumpkin Debate and much much more! NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening mix of events to fill up your weekend. But wait there’s more. Want to see the full monty? Take a look-see at the full sort-able calendar of events on NorthDelaWHEREHappening.com.
Here’s What’s Happening and Where This Weekend!
Dance to your favorite polka at the 59th annual St. Hedwig Polish Festival on the Wilmington Riverfront! The Wilmington Polish Festival…”Where great food and entertainment bring people together!” See more, here St. Hedwig Polish Festival
Visit the zoo after hours in this fun, outdoor event which includes tasting of beer, wine, and food from local Wilmington restaurants. See more, here Brew At The Zoo, and Wine Too!
Calling all chocolate lovers! Come out to the Chocolate & Champagne Festival and Silent Auction sponsored by Planned Parenthood of Delaware. See more, here 11th Annual Chocolate & Champagne Festival and Silent Auction
You have all heard about the beauty of this property, now here is your opportunity to run/walk on this AMAZING property and raise money for a great organization. See more, here Run for Kids 5k at Nemours
Come to historic Old New Castle and celebrate the 45th annual Art on the Green art and craft show. Over 200 artists and crafters will be on hand to display and sell their wares. See more, here 45th Annual Art on the Green in Old New Castle
Bring the family out to Kranz Hill Farm for a day of fun. They will offer tours and provide demonstrations in farming. There will sessions on the fine and practical arts of blacksmithing, beekeeping, spinning, historical crafts, dance, and music. See more, here Haedalia Farm Festival
Celebrate the rich history of this unincorporated town during the fifth annual “Historic Claymont Tour.” Guests can visit all of the designated stops by walking, driving their own cars, or enjoying free shuttle rides. See more, here Historic Claymont Tour
Enjoy beer and wine tastings; small plates; street entertainers; live music, games and prizes; and a sidewalk sale. Be sure to sip, sample, shop, and stroll with your friends and family through our tree-lined streets. See more, here Taste of Trolley Square
This year’s music extravaganza to raise awareness (and money) to preserve Beaver Valley will be the best yet. Come out for a night of great live music at The Queen. See more, here Save The Valley Music Fest
Enjoy a hayride, bonfire, and of course pumpkin beer! Vote for your favorite and help us crown the best Pumpkin Beer of 2015! Proceeds from the 2015 Great Pumpkin Debate benefit Delaware Humane Association. See more, here Great Pumpkin Beer Debate and Hayride
Guests enjoy the culinary delights of nearly 50 Newark restaurants accompanied by the finest area wine distributors on the picturesque Old College Lawn. Celebrity cooking demonstrations and more. See more, here Taste of Newark
See Broadway legend Maurice Hines, as he teams up again with the unforgettable Manzari Brothers for the first time since the smash hit production of SOPHISTICATED LADIES to tap us through his incredible career in show business. See more, here Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life
40 Under 40 was created to empower the next generation of young leaders who are leading by example, displaying academic excellence, and creating positive change. See more, here Chains Inc. 40 under 40 Ceremony
Rock the Park with local live music sensation Love Seed Mama Jump! While enjoying the music, chow down on fare from food trucks — Nomadic Pies and El Ranchero. See more, here Rock the Park