RainbowRain, Rain go away…come back after the weekend! There’s a lot of cool happenings this weekend- mostly outdoors- so, Mother Nature, please hear or plea! Check out our top event picks for the weekend: Friday, July 29 – Sunday, July 31. From the Monkey Rodeo to the Dog Days of Summer and from Dancing in the Park + Food Truck Festival to the Peoples’ Festival 4Peace and Tribute to Bob Marley, there’s plenty to keep you on the move 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!


Cowboy_Monkey_Rodeo_Blue Rocks Baseball June 2015Blue Rocks vs. Frederick Keys

It’s the last Friday in July and the Blue Rocks want you in the stands rooting for your favorite players. But there’s more in store for you than just baseball at the ballpark…Cowboy Monkey Rodeo and Fireworks!

Rodney Square Home of the Festival Village MWFFRodney Square Summer Stage

The “Rodney Square Summer Stage,” brings great music to downtown Wilmington absolutely free! From up and coming local talent, to your favorites in the music industry

Dog DaysDCM Dog Days of Summer

Explore the amazing things that dogs can do with the Wilmington Police Department’s very own K9 unit and two Seeing Eye dog organizations, or learn some cool cat facts with the Faithful Friends Animal Rescue.

People's Festival poster 2016Peoples’ Festival 4Peace & Tribute to Bob Marley

Enjoy activities at the Children’s Village, an International Food Court, Peace Pavilion, Healing Garden, Bamboo Hut, Arts & Crafts from around the world, a Drum Circle, the best Caribbean and International cuisine, and a Beer Garden all while listening and dancing to live music!

Food Truck FestivalDancing in the Park + Food Truck Festival

Two of the newest, most popular events in New Castle County! Dancing in the Park + Food Truck Festival-  35+ local food truck vendors serving unique eats and 12+ local dance instructors teaching a variety of dances from Country Line Dancing to Bollywood! Learn the National Dance Day routine and join in on the “Flash Mob”. EAT, DANCE, REPEAT!

Inside OutOutdoor Movie Night: Inside Out

Family outdoor movie night!  We’ll be watching Disney/Pixar’s “Inside Out.” This event is open to everyone in the community. The plan is to watch the movie outside, but in the event of rain we’ll just watch it inside the school.

Stewarts BrewingStewart’s Brewing Company’s 21st Anniversary Outdoor Beer Fest

Anniversary Beer Festival celebrating their 21st year with an outdoor beer festival featuring 20 local and regional breweries, festival food, and live music.

Here’s a bridal show for the entire wedding party!  Celebrate and plan your wedding with top of the line wedding vendors featured around the concourse.  Baseball, game specials and lots of great prizes are sure to be a home-run.

Bellevue band shellSummer Concert Series in Bellevue State Park

Bring a picnic and a blanket and join us at the band shell to enjoy the 65th Anniversary Concert with Parrots in the Park — Jimmy & the Parrots.

40+ Summer Festivals You DON’T Want to Miss!

SUMMER festivals40+ Summer Festivals You Won’t Want to Miss!

Step, no STRUT! — into the steamiest 2016 summertime fun! Celebrate, explore and relish in some of the most happening local summer festivals in and around North Delaware — rain or shine, in chronological order. Enjoy music, art, food, brews, sweets, cars, rides, balloons, theater, and it just doesn’t S-T-O-P there! NorthDelaWHEREHappening.com delivers the ultimate summer festival mix. Mark your calendars. *