Weekend-Guide-North-DelawareYour Fabulous weekend guide for Friday, February 21- Sunday, February 23.  It’s a long weekend, so celebrate.  NDH’s hottest picks of what’s happening and WHERE all over North Delaware and slightly beyond. Fingers crossed that we don’t see anymore ice storms!  From the Exonerated to a Vampire themed ballet to Rick James and the Rolling Stones -the weekend guide always offers fun for everyone, rain, snow, ice or shine! Don’t forget to 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.

Without further ado

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

in North Delaware…


the-exonerated-delaware-theater-companyTHE EXONERATED at Delaware Theatre Company

This critically acclaimed play induces a visceral reaction to stories of people unjustly sentenced to death. The interviewees were from vastly different, but had only one thing in common and that was that all 40 had been sentenced to death, spent anywhere from 2 to 22 years on death row and were subsequently found innocent and freed by the state.  For more information, visit THE EXONERATED at Delaware Theatre Company

Irene-First-State-BalletIrene: One Night Only

This all-Delaware, vampire-themed collaboration features the Shaun Dougherty’s exciting music and story, Alex Buckner’s compelling choreography and a live pit band accompanying FSBT’s professional company on the main stage or Wilmington’s beautiful and historic Grand Opera House.  For more information, visit Irene: One Night Only


Returning due to demand Universal Funk Order and Corey Osby come together to deliver the Rick James Experience.  For more information, visit SUPERFREAK! A TRIBUTE TO RICK JAMES





Rolling-Stones-Tribute-Benefit-The-Queen3rd Annual Shine A Light On The Queen Rolling Stones Tribute Concert

The evening is a tribute to the “World’s Greatest Rock and Roll Band”, the Rolling Stones. “Let’s spend the night together” with more than forty of Delaware’s best and brightest musicians.  For more information, visit 3rd Annual Shine A Light On The Queen Rolling Stones Tribute Concert

The-Full-MontyThe Full Monty | New Candlelight Theatre

This is a hilarious comedy  about six unemployed steelworkers from Buffalo, NY who are desperate for money and turn to “stripping” for quick cash.  For more information, visit  The Full Monty | New Candlelight Theatre

Lance-Lopez-Texas-BluesLance Lopez with Mikey Junior Band

Lance Lopez combines incredible Texas blues guitar chops with Jimi-influenced fret-shredding pyrotechnics.  He has built a strong cult following among guitar-shredding enthusiasts and major blues luminaries.  For more information, visit Lance Lopez with Mikey Junior Band


wine-chocolate-classWine and Chocolate Class

This is a guided sit down tasting of 6 parings of wine and chocolate. You have to have a sweet tooth for this one. Casual atmosphere.  We’ll have some interesting pairings to impress your friends or sweetheart.  For more information,visit Wine and Chocolate Class

Kalmar Nyckel Tall Ship of DelawareThe Lost Galleons | Chase Center

Discover the secrets of Florida’s oldest shipwrecks.  For more information, visit The Lost Galleons | Chase Center


hagley-museum-DelawareSampler Sundays at Hagley Museum

Winter is the perfect time to introduce new friends and guests to all the wonders of Hagley. On Sundays in February and March, visitors can get a taste of Hagley for only $5.  For more information, visit Sampler Sundays at Hagley Museum


2014 Happening List Competition ~ VOTING IS OPEN! Announcing-2014-happening-list-competition-North-Delaware

Here’s your chance to ROCK THE LOCAL VOTE.

The only people’s choice competition centric to NORTH DELAWARE, New Castle County.

If you notice your favorite isn’t on the ballot, its not too late – you can still nominate your favorites in North Delaware, New Castle County here. Voting continues through the end of February. VOTE HERE