happy-weekend!Your Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, June 27th – Sunday, June 29th.  NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com delivers the most happening events for adults, families and kids.  From children’s theater to Blue Rocks Baseball and the Ladybug Music Festival to the Ice Cream Festival and just about everything you can imagine in-between! 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…


imagine-playersImagine That!

“Imagine That!”; – a new musical for young audiences performed by Shoestring Summer Showcase that takes you to Fairytale Forest with visits from the Three Bears, Peter Pan and Captain Hook, Alice, Cinderella,  Hansel and Gretel, and many more  as you have never seen them before!  For more information, visit Imagine That!

BlueRocks_Baseball_Fireworks_FridayBlue Rocks vs. Lynchburg Hillcats

Every Friday is Fireworks Every Friday, All Season Long! The furtastic Fur Circus will be making an appearance at Frawley Stadium Don’t miss out on their furtastic show!


see-i world cafe liveSee-I @ World Cafe Live

An all ages Reggae Show.  The band was founded by brothers Arthur “Rootz” Steele and Archie “Zeebo” Steele, who have toured and performed for over 15 years as frontmen for the Thievery Corporation live band.  For more information, visit See-I @ World Cafe Live

Grand BaileGrand Baile! Latin Dance Night

Spice up your summer at GRAND BAILE!  Learn some sultry dance moves~the dance instruction starts of the evening with social dancing to follow. The event is held in Studio 1 @ The Grand.  For more information visit, Grand Baile! Latin Dance Night


Ladybug-festival-logan-houseThe Lady Bug Festival Presents

The Ladybug Festival presents Soraia, Me and This Army, and Noelle Picara in a special Ladybug Festival preview party at Kelly’s Logan House.  No cover, fantastic female fronted bands.  For more information, visit The Lady Bug Festival Presents



IceCreamFestival-Rockwood-Park-DelawareOld Fashioned Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park

“Delaware’s largest family picnic,”  Ice cream treats, arts and crafts vendors, live music on two stages, food, special guest appearances, exhibits by nonprofit organizations and retailers.  For more information, visit Old Fashioned Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park

canoeing-DEECCanoeing The Riverfront

Learn how to canoe while taking in the beautiful Riverfront view. Become an expert on how to prepare for a paddle, travel down the river, and other basic techniques as you canoe on the Christina River.  For more information, visit Canoeing The Riverfront

hagley-kids-eventsHagley Science Saturday: Against the Wind

Experiment and innovate with our new series of family activities: Hagley Science Saturdays! For more information, visit Hagley Science Saturday: Against the Wind


four-play-quartetFourPlay String Quartet Matinee Show

FourPlay String Quartet defy convention and stereotyping. As much a band as a string quartet, they blur the boundaries between styles and genres while maintaining their own original and true sound.  For more information, visit FourPlay String Quartet Matinee Show

Arden-ShakespeareThe Arden Shakespeare Gild presents Richard II by William Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s lyrical tale of a king who confronts his identity after he is stripped of his throne.  For more information, visit The Arden Shakespeare Gild presents Richard II by William Shakespeare


Kalmar Nyckel Tall Ship of DelawareKalmar Nyckel – Pirate Sail | Wilmington

Ahoy Mateys! Come Sail on Kalmar Nyckel, the Tall Ship of Delaware. Landlubbers — come walk the plank of this authentic seagoing re-creation of a 17th-Century Dutch Pinnace. For more information, visit Kalmar Nyckel – Pirate Sail | Wilmington

rockford-tower-wilmington-delawareRockford Tower Opens to Public

Climb to the top of this historic tower and glimpse a beautiful view of Wilmington. For more information, visit Rockford Tower Opens to Public


The-Drowsy-ChaperoneThe Drowsy Chaperone

THE DROWSY CHAPERONE is a hilarious musical comedy that pays tribute to the Jazz-age shows of the 1920′s and the power those shows held to transport us into a dazzling fantasy and to lift our spirits in times of sadness.  For more information, visit The Drowsy Chaperone

summer-concerts-delawareSummer Concerts at Bellevue State Park

Bring a picnic and a blanket and join us at the band shell to enjoy our free Summer Concert. For more information, visit Summer Concerts at Bellevue State Park



Check out these Candids!

120The Happening List Blue Carpet Bash Candids!

Our paparazzo bring the BASH to life inside, out and turn it upside down! Exposing the oh naturals, the informal posers, those caught impishly in the act – all, in their most pristine BLUE #NDHBash form. Neither rain nor clouds kept smiles from these North DelaWHERE Happening Bash goers on Thursday, June 12th at Ed Oliver’s Golf Club in Wilmington for the 1st annual Blue Carpet Bash celebrating the Winners & Finalists of The Happening List. They flashed the glitz & glam from the moment they set foot on the blue carpet accessorizing with ear to ear smiles and giggles galore. This is WHERE it’s happening!  For more photos, visit The Happening List Blue Carpet Bash Candids!