This weekend doesn’t have to be a washout- pull up your boots and go jump some puddles! There’s plenty to do, so don’t waste your time, we’ve scoped out this weekend’s events and made our top picks for Friday, September 30- Sunday, October 2. From Brew at the Zoo to Truck & Tractor Day and from Festival of Shorts to the Wilmington Chili Challenge there’s plenty to do in North Delaware and slightly beyond this weekend!Remember, this is just a TEASE, check out a full listing of events on the NorthdelaWHEREhappening.com calendar of events page.
What’s Happening & Where This Weekend!
Brew At The Zoo
Visit the zoo after hours for this fun, outdoor event which includes tastings of beer and wine in a keepsake souvenir cup from local breweries. Light fare provided by Wilmington and Newark restaurants
Live music will provide the soundtrack for the day. Paddle in a canoe, learn DIY tricks, enjoy a wide selection of fun and educational activities. Mad Science will be there again to show kids how to make slime! Tennis in the Streets, Hole-in-One Golf, and other children’s games/activities will be on site to entertain.
Come join the fun in Tilton Park for the annual FREE Fall Festival! Bring your neighbors and your friends and enjoy the moon bounce, obstacle course, face painting, hot dogs, music, and more!
The Delaware Nature Society’s fall festival runs on Saturday and Sunday and is fun for all ages. Located on the scenic Coverdale Farm Preserve, come enjoy artisan demonstrations, children’s activities and crafts, raptor programs, pony rides, corn maze, farm animal experiences, hayrides, music, food trucks, and much more.
The Kennett Brewfest is intended to be an opportunity to sample some of the best regional and national craft beers accompanied by great food, great music, and great people. All attendees have access to food and merchandise vendors, live bands, sponsor tables, and more during the entire event.