Out of my Way Its the WeekendIt doesn’t matter if you’re “a little bit country” or “a little bit rock ‘n’ roll”, we’ve got something fun for you to do this weekend in North Delaware and slightly beyond. Check out our Most Happening weekend event picks for Friday, June 26th– Sunday, June 28th. From the Big Barrel Country Music Festival to New Castle County’s Ice Cream Festival and from Rock ‘n’ Roll to Jazz and Blues LIVE shows.  NorthDelaWHEREhappening.com has the most happening events for adults, families and kids to fill up your weekend. Don’t be left in the dark, this is just a taste of what’s happening, so don’t forget to take a look at the rest of this weekend’s happening events and weeks ahead on NorthDelaWHEREHappening’s sortable calendar of events.

Here are our top picks for WHAT’s Happening & WHERE this weekend in North Delaware!



big barrel country music festivalBig Barrel Country Music Festival | Dover

Drop the tailgate, pop open a cold one, and enjoy three days of America’s favorite country artists via Dover.  From the creators of Firefly Music Festival and Stagecoach Festival and featuring Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert & Carrie Underwood. For more info, visit Big Barrel Country Music Festival | Dover


The Patriotic Film Series continues as the MOT Film Society and The Everett Theatre present TOP GUN on Friday. Come feel the need … the need for speed … at The Everett! For more info, visit TOP GUN

BlueRocks_Baseball_Fireworks_FridayBlue Rocks Cowboy Monkey Rodeo

Undoubtedly the biggest spectacle on the Blue Rocks schedule each summer, the world famous Team Ghost Riders Cowboy Monkey Rodeo is back and better than ever for THREE HUGE games in 2015! For more info, visit Blue Rocks Cowboy Monkey Rodeo

king's xKing’s X at the Queen

Still featuring original members Doug Pinnick, Ty Tabor and Jerry Gaskill, they were ranked #83 on VH1’s 100 Greatest Artists Of Hard Rock. King’s X released over a dozen albums featuring the radio hits “Its Love,” “Black Flag” and “Dog Man.” For more info, visit King’s X at the Queen

ice cream festival 2015NCC Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park

Experience family fun at the New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park on Saturday and Sunday. Featuring vendors, live music, local restaurants, eco-crafters and local creameries serving the region’s best ice creams, For more info, visit New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood Park

hagley-civil-war-fife-player-print-cf94511dCivil War at Hagley

Commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a living history event presented by the USS Lehigh Civil War Navy Re-enactment Group. For more info, visit Civil War at Hagley

baseballdogs_bluerocksbaseballBlue Rocks Dog Days of Summer

Frawley Stadium goes to the dogs on Saturday, June 27 as the Blue Rocks invite all fans to bring their canine best friend for nine innings of baseball! Girl Scout Sleepover and Blue Rocks Cap giveaway! For more info, visit Blue Rocks Dog Days of Summer

Keb'Mo'Keb’ Mo’

Three-time Grammy Award-winning guitarist/vocalist Keb’ Mo’ taps into the old-fashioned country blues style of Robert Johnson while still keeping his sound contemporary. For more info, visit Keb’ Mo’

JessiJessi Teich at World Cafe Live

Jessi Teich masterfully mixes jazz sophistication, blues grit, and soul’s tragic romance, with an edgy-but-elegant aesthetic that fluidly seeps into her music and fashion sensibilities. She’s garnered favorable comparisons to Ella Fitzgerald, Sade, Fiona Apple, Billie Holiday, and Sarah Vaughan. For more info, visit Jessi Teich at World Cafe Live

Delaware Art Museum WilmingtonFree Admission Sundays at Delaware Art Museum

Admission is free all day Sunday and Thursdays from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. thanks to support from generous individuals. For more info, visit Free Admission Sundays at Delaware Art Museum

teaopener at winterthurAfternoon Tea Buffet at Winterthur

Come appreciate a buffet full of tea sandwiches, scones, desserts and other snacks at 3 pm in the Winterthur Visitor Center.  Reservations required. For more info, visit Afternoon Tea Buffet at Winterthur

summer-music-concerts-delawareSummer Concert Series | Bellevue State Park

Bring a picnic and a blanket or chair and relax while enjoying a wide variety of music at DSP FREE concerts. For more info, visit Summer Concert Series | Bellevue State Park