WeekendSnow or no snow, that is the question? Since we can’t predict the future, let’s just go ahead and make those weekend plans, and we don’t mean a trip to the store for eggs, milk, beer and bread! Bundle up and get ready for a wintry Jonas ride, our snowtastic picks for Friday, January 22- Sunday, January 24, are just a click away. From Downtown Newark Restaurant Week and Fat Rick’s Winter Rib Fest to Draw & Discover and Wine & Words, there’s plenty to keep you busy this weekend – maybe or maybe not – watch for weather related delays and cancellations please.  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 Winter Weekend

FRIday-Events-North-Delaware-NewCastleCountyNewark REstaurant Week 2015

Downtown Newark Restaurant Week

Restaurant Week features innovative and tantalizing two- and three-course prix fixe menus for lunch and dinner designed to suit any palette or purse. Ten Main Street restaurants will create special menus and food combinations for your culinary pleasure.


Johnny Gallagher with Apache TrailsJohnny Gallagher

Wilmington native Johnny Gallagher writes, plays and sings songs. He is also known for his award winning work as an actor. He has appeared on Broadway in the musicals Spring Awakening and Green Day’s American Idiot as well as the HBO series The Newsroom and the film Short Term 12. He can be seen on Broadway in the Roundabout Theater Company production of Long Day’s Journey Into Night starting in March, 2016.

Cheneys on the Pike DelawareLee Delray at Cheney’s on the Pike

JAC Recording Artist Lee Delray and the Lee Delray Band return to Wilmington Delaware for one night only- Cheney’s on the Pike. Come out for a night of hard rockin’ blues, funk, and soul.

For more on what’s happening and where on Friday, visit here…



Draw & DiscoverGirl-Drawing winter weekend

This is a kid-friendly drawing event that’s fun for all ages. Draw & Discover incorporates entertainment, discussion, and observational drawing. Participants may draw talented DCAD musicians, quirky and interesting still life set-ups, or each other, either as a group or individually.


“Trunk Sale” of Excess Art Supplies and Jewelry Repair Event

Bellefonte Arts is hosting a “Trunk Sale” of excess art supplies, crafting supplies, and decorations from past events. On site jewelry repair orders taken by artists from Bellefonte Arts will also be provided.

Fat Rick’s 6th Annual Winter Rib FestFat Rick's BBQ & Catering 6th annual Winter Rib Fest

Yup, Fat Rick’s is having a BBQ right in the middle of winter just like we do every year…it’s time for Rib Fest 2016! The smokers will be fired up and the good times will be flowing. This is a once a year All-You-Can-Eat BBQ event.

Fearless Improv: Titanium 22Fearless Improv Titanium 22

The theme is “Strength in Comedy” and the Fearless Improv gang is getting tough on laughs with original one-act plays by George Tietze and James Kassees, plus the usual funny business of short sketches and games and long-form and musical improv.

For more on what’s happening and where this Saturday, visit here…



Snow WhiteSnow White

A perfect play for January when we are all wishing for our eternal slumber, the Delaware Children’s Theatre brings us Snow White! The favorite childhood story of a sweet songstress of the woods who receives a poisoned apple and falls into a deep sleep

Wine & Words

As part of the Brandywine Artisan Wine Trails’ celebration of the Art of Writing, Ten Gallon Hat Winery will host a “Wine and Words” event, with local authors signing copies of their books and chatting with customers.

Ten Gallon Hat Winery Wine & Words


For more on what’s happening and where this Sunday, visit here…