Your Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, April 25th – Sunday, April 27th. Who says you need to go away for Spring Break? For all you Stay-Cationers we say; all you need is to check out NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com for the most happening events for adults, families and kids. Movie buffs, foodies and craft beer geeks-THIS is your weekend! The WILM FILM Fest is in full swing and rolls on through the weekend. Epicureans will delight at the Evening with the Masters on Friday and Sunday’s Celebrity Chefs Brunch benefiting Meals on Wheels Delaware. There’s plenty of Blue Rocks Baseball, Opera, Yard Sales and theater to keep the whole family busy. Get the most from your visit – (yes, there’s more! ) 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…
WilmFilm Fest-All Weekend
From the creators of the Newark Film Festival, the WilmFilm Festival is back and bigger than ever – 16 movies, 50 screenings! This year, the festival returns to Penn Cinema Riverfront in Wilmington. For more information, visit WilmFilm Fest
Spend all or part of your spring break exploring the freshwater tidal marsh and Wilmington’s Riverfront. For more information, visit No School? Nature at the Riverfront Day Camp!
Dust off your tuxedos and find your prom dresses! Come to Frawley Stadium on Friday, April 25th and celebrate your Prom, with the Blue Rocks, all over again on Prom Night! For more information, visit Blue Rocks vs. Carolina Mudcats–Fireworks Friday | Wilmington
This “fairy opera” lampoons the House of Lords as a bastion of the ineffective, privileged, and dimwitted, and casts a critical eye on the political party system and other British institutions, but in such a light-hearted and absurd way that it is all received as good fun. For more information, visit The Ardensingers Present Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Iolanthe”
Make a day of it and come and visit Historic Delaware City, find treasures, enjoy friends and experience our history. Fort Delaware will be opening this weekend as well. For more information, visit 24th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale – Delaware City, DE
Wilmington residents are encouraged to demonstrate their community spirit by organizing activities that improve their neighborhoods in some way. For more information, visit Wilmington Community Project Day
Educational exhibits, love music, plant sales, food, animals, tours, demonstrations,kids activities and more! For more information, visit University of Delaware Ag Day 2014
The amazing OperaDelaware Chorus will be joined by international soloists Kirk Dougherty, Timothy Mix, Victoria Cannizzo, Lauren Curnow and Matthew Curran and Jeffrey Miller will accompany at the piano. For more information, visit Spring Sings at OperaDelaware Studio
Sunday Family Funday, come to Frawley Stadium to help the Blue Rocks honor Grandparents, as part of Grandparents Appreciation Day. For more information, visit Blue Rocks vs. Myrtle Beach Pelicans–Grandparents Day | Wilmington
Enjoy a humorous re-telling of this wonderful fairy tale with the contemporary twist, fresh new characters, battling fairy godmothers, a boy band, and the spell-binding Princess Aurora. For more information, visit SLEEPING BEAUTY | Delaware Childrens Theatre
Car Show Featuring Classic, Antique, Street Rods and Muscle Cars~ trophies, goodie bags, 50/50 and more. For more information, visit Cruising for a Cure for Scleroderma
A Weekend of Culinary Excellence to Benefit Meals On Wheels Delaware
Get your tickets now!
VIP tickets includes entry to Cellar Masters’ Wine Auction as well as early entry to Evening With The Masters, free valet parking, specialty wine pours and gourmet hors d’oeuvres, plus the chance to bid on exclusive, high-end wines from the area’s finest private collections. For more information, visit Cellar Masters’ Wine Auction
Enjoy tastings by 45+ top local and regional restaurants, a tented craft beer garden, wine and unique cocktails, live music and so much more. For more information, visit Evening with the Masters
The Celebrity Chefs’ Brunch showcases the culinary talents of highly acclaimed chefs from across the U.S. and beyond. Guests enjoy decadent tastings, wine and specialty cocktails, and a high-end silent auction. For more information, visit Celebrity Chefs’ Brunch