Happy-Fall-Weekend-Sun-FlowerYour Fabulous Weekend guide for the first FALL weekend, Friday, September 26th – Sunday, September 28th. NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend schedule.  It’s an action packed weekend of events from sneaking a peak at FrightFest to a History of Spiritualism in America and Beer lovers will be thrilled with Brew at the Zoo, Red Shoe and Brew, the Great Pumpkin Debate and Harvest Hop Fest plus a bunch of fun stuff in-between.  We don’t want to hear there’s nothing to do around here!!!  This is just a tease, check out the rest of this weekend’s happening events and the fun in the weeks ahead on NorthDelaWHEREHappening’s sortable calendar of events.

Here’s our hottest picks for WHAT’s Happening & WHERE this weekend

in North Delaware and beyond…


frightland-middletown-delawareFrightFest | Frightland Middletown

Sneak a Peak at Delaware’s largest complex known as the Disney World of Haunt.  Frightland features eight terrifying haunted attractions, including haunted houses, haunted barns, haunted hayrides, a zombie ghost town, and more! Frightland is known for having everything for your haunting pleasure. For more information, visit FrightFest | Frightland Middletown

dover-delaware-nascar-2014Nascar Returns to Dover

You don’t have to love racing to love Nascar. There’s so much action all weekend long, we guarantee you won’t get bored. For more information, visit Nascar Returns to Dover


brew-at-the-zooBrew at the Zoo

Come hang with the animals. Stroll around the zoo and sample beer, ale and good eats at stations throughout the zoo. For more information, visit Brew at the Zoo

Fashion-illustrationFashion Runway Workshop

Do you love fashion? Learn from a professional artist how to transfer your ideas to paper through fashion illustration. For more information, visit Fashion Runway Workshop



New-Castle-County-Police-EventNorth American Police Equestrian Championships

Mounted Police Officers from all across the U.S.A. and Canada along with their Equine Partners, compete in this intense two day competition.  For more information, visit North American Police Equestrian Championships

Titan-BOATitanoboa: Monster Snake

The exhibit delves into the discovery, reconstruction, and implications of this enormous reptile. Fossil plants and animals found at the site reveal the earliest known rainforest, teeming with life and dating to the Paleocene, the lost world that followed the demise of the dinosaurs. For more information, visit Titanoboa: Monster Snake

cow-plop-bingoSt. Anthony’s Community Center’s Family Fun Day

featuring face painting, a bouncy house, games with prizes, hayrides, great food and much more!  We will also have Cow Plop Bingo with a chance to win up to $2500! For more information, visit St. Anthony’s Community Center’s Family Fun Day

Red Shoe and Brew DelawareRed Shoe and Brew

Join us for an afternoon of BBQ (Fat Rick’s), beer (Twin Lakes), live music (Last Resort), along with lawn games, silent auction, brewery tours, and more! This outdoor event raises funds for the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware. For more information, visit Red Shoe and Brew

Harvest HopHarvest Hop Fest

sample offerings from over 30 breweries. Featured American Craft Breweries include: Yards, Dogfish, New Belgium, SixPoint, 16 Mile, Brooklyn, Weyerbacher, Evil Genius, Fordham, Cisco, Troegs, Oskar Blues, Victory, Sly Fox, Schlafly, Allagash, Lagunitas, Lancaster, Uinta, Flying Fish, and more! For more information, visit Harvest Hop Fest

 thanksgiving pumpkin-decorating-DIY-beverages2014 Great Pumpkin Debate & Hayride

The 2014 debate with be held at the beautiful Bellevue Park. Enjoy a Hayride, Bonfire, and of course pumpkin beer! Vote for your favorite and help us crown the best Pumpkin Beer of 2014! For more information, visit 2014 Great Pumpkin Debate & Hayride

ladiesnightchosttours Rockwood MuseumA History of Spiritualism in America

A lecture and panel discussion on the belief that the dead can communicate with the living, usually through a medium. Featuring an exploration of the mysteries and hauntings of the Rockwood Mansion. Adults 18+ For more information, visit A History of Spiritualism in America




Kalmar Nyckel Tall Ship of DelawareKalmar Nyckel – Christina River Cruise | Wilmington 

Sail aboard the Kalmar Nyckel, the Tall Ship of Delaware. Experience this one and a half-hour sail aboard this 17th Century Dutch pinnace that brought the first permanent European settlers to the Delaware Valley. For more information, visit Kalmar Nyckel – Christina River Cruise | Wilmington 

Taste-of-Newark-201411th Annual Taste of Newark

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 annual “Iron Chef” style Battle of the Chefs! Now in its sixth year, Newark’s best chefs battle for the title of Newark’s Top Chef bragging rights.  For more information, visit 11th Annual Taste of Newark

PhilharmonicaPhilHarmonia Choral Concert at Rockwood Park

PhilHarmonia is a Philadelphia-based choir dedicated to the idea that high quality choral music should be fun for both singers and audiences. For more information, visit PhilHarmonia Choral Concert at Rockwood Park

Terminator-thesecond-bootless_stageworksTerminator, the Second

The story of a boy and his cyborg protector completed entirely in lines and phrases taken from the plays of William Shakespeare. For more information, visit Terminator, the Second


LoveLetters_Delaware_Theatre CompanyLove Letters | Delaware Theatre Company

Starring Michael Learned from “The Waltons” and Daniel Davis from “The Nanny.”  The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. For more information, visit Love Letters | Delaware Theatre Company