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Thursday
Jul 27

Chalk Art

6:00 pm, Dickey Park

Join us Thursday, July 27 from 6 - 7 p.m. at Dickey Park Street Hockey Court. With a bit of chalk, a piece of blacktop, and your imagination, you can create a magnificent work of art! Whether you are 2 or 92, chalk can be a great medium to create. Join us at the Dickey Park hockey court to take part in chalk art. Each participant will get a space to create their own unique work!

Thursday
Jul 27

Shipyard Summer Concert Series

6:30 pm

Join WJBR every Thursday evening for live music and family entertainment at the Riverfront this summer at the Shipyard Summer Concert Series!  This free concert series is held on Thursday evenings from 7-8:30 p.m. This year’s concerts will be held on the tranquil grounds of Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park overlooking the Christina River. Concert-goers will be treated to the sounds of big band, jazz, folk, country, funk, rhythm & blues, rock, reggae, hip-hip & opera while enjoying the unique scenery of beautiful…

Thursday
Jul 27

What's Your Batting Average?

7:30 pm, Rittenhouse Park

Join us for a fascinating evening learning about Delaware bats on Thursday, July 27 at Rittenhouse Park from 7:30 - 9 p.m. Are you an expert? You will be after listening to bat stories, crafting bat anatomy, singing batty songs and playing a bat game followed at dusk by live bat observation as they come out for their evening's activities!

Friday
Jul 28

Picnic in the Park

5:00 pm, Handloff Park

Picnic in The Park is a new event being hosted by the Newark Parks & Recreation Department on Friday, July 28 from 5-7 p.m. This Friday evening outdoor barbecue will host backyard games, crafts and activities for families to enjoy! From cornhole, to badminton, friendship bracelets to burgers, this event is sure to add some heat to Newark's July Parks & Recreation month activities. Pack a picnic for the family, a grill will be provided if you want to prepare…

Friday
Jul 28

Stargazing Night at the Newark Reservoir

8:30 pm, Newark Reservoir

Come out and enjoy the night sky over the Newark Reservoir on Friday, July 28 from 8:30 - 10:30 p.m. We will be gazing upon the craters of the moon, the rings of Saturn, and whatever else the night may bring. We will also keep our eyes open for satellites and meteors! A brief introduction to the sky, and how it appears to move will be followed by some hands-on time with the telescopes. Bring flashlights as you will need…

Saturday
Jul 29

Disc Golf

9:00 am, Handloff Park

Disc golf is one of the fastest growing sports in the country! Come experience this great sport for free on Sunday, July 29 at Handloff Park from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. No experience? No problem! People of all ages and skill levels are welcome to come and play. No registration is needed.

Saturday
Jul 29

Faithful Friends Adoption Event

12:00 pm, Faithful Friends Animal Society

Join Faithful Friends Animal Society in Wilmington on Saturday, July 29th from noon to 7 pm, for their ‘Let Freedom Ring for Shelter Pets’ adoption event! There will be special adoption fees for July this Saturday including: $10 adoption fee for all cats 2 years or older! Also, $40 adoption fee for large dogs! Food trucks will also be on hand this Saturday with free pizza and water ice for everyone. Pizza Capo will be providing wood oven pizza made…

Saturday
Jul 29

23rd Annual Peoples Festival Tribute to Bob Marley

2:00 pm, Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park, Wilmington, DE

The Wailers Together Again at the 23rd Annual Peoples Festival Tribute to Bob Marley! Wilmington Riverfront ● Saturday, July 29th ● 2-10 p.m. Some of the most iconic Reggae and World Beat artists will bring non-stop music from two stages at the 23rd Annual Tribute to Bob Marley at the Tubman Garrett Park on the Wilmington Riverfront. Headlining this year are Bob’s good friends and fellow musicians, Family Man and Junior Marvin leading his legendary band, The Wailers. Also performing…

Saturday
Jul 29

Delaware Public Safety vs FBI Benefit Ice Hockey Game

5:00 pm, The Pond Ice Arena

This is an ice hockey game between local police officers & public safety officials vs. the FBI to benefit the Stephen Ballard Memorial Fund. Corporal Grade 1 Stephen Ballard was shot in the line of duty while investigating a suspicious vehicle at the Wawa in Bear on April 26, 2017. There will be a raffle, which will include autographed items from the Flyers. We're proud to include The Blue Line Network who will be present to apply the thin blue…

Saturday
Jul 29

OrangeTheory Fitness VIP Grand Opening

5:00 pm, Pike Creek Shopping Center

Orangetheory® Fitness, a unique and fast-growing national fitness franchise that offers original heart rate-monitored interval group sessions, has arrived in Pike Creek, Delaware. The Pike Creek Studio located in Pike Creek Shopping Center at 4757 Limestone Road, Wilmington will hold a Grand Opening VIP Celebration on Saturday, July 29th from 5 – 8 p.m. Owners, Dr's Cecil and Yvonne Gordon invite the members, friends and the community to attend this fun event that will allow current and prospective members to…