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Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 09/14/12 to 09/16/12

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend. We hope you have a great weekend!

Melissa Ferrick performance at World Café Live at the Queen
Friday, September 14, 2012
Begins at 8:00 p.m.
Join us at World Cafe Live at the Queen as we welcome singer-songwriter, Melissa Ferrick! For more information, go to http://ow.ly/dwLUr.

Crab feast at the Courtyard Newark at the University of Delaware
Friday, September 14, 2012
5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Huge buffet held on our outdoor patio, with bar specials on drafts and drink.  Featuring music by Mikey Junior and Stone Cold Blue. Plus, stay overnight at this affordable hotel with excellent guest service. For more information, call 302-737-0900.

Revolutionary War Reenactment at Brandywine Creek State Park
September 15 – 16, 2012
Saturday – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; Sunday – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Join more than 700 historical re-enactors from 11 states, from New Hampshire to South Carolina, as they recreate the Battle of the Brandywine, a battle in the pivotal Philadelphia Campaign of 1777! For more information, go to (302) 577-3534.

Milton Outdoor Antiques Show
Saturday, September 15, 2012
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Antique enthusiasts can enjoy a fun day outside in downtown Milton from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, when several dealers will sell their wares. The show will be located outdoors next to the Milton Historical Society’s Lydia Black Cannon Museum at 210 Union St. Admission is $3, and all proceeds will benefit the Milton Historical Society. For more information, go to http://ow.ly/dwLLD.

Arts and Jazz Festival at the Freeman Stage at Bayside
Saturday, September 15, 2012
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
A day not to be missed at The Freeman Stage. Stroll the green and enjoy previewing the artwork of Delmarva’s finest artists. Pull up a chair and groove to some of the most talented jazz artists to ever play at the shore--Joe Baione, Grace Kelly and Ron Carter. BYOC--"Bring Your Own Chair.” For more information, go to http://ow.ly/dwLzc.

Stories of the Green at First State Heritage Park
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Every hour beginning at 10:00 a.m. Last tour leaves at 3:00 p.m.
Join us at the First State Heritage Park for free walking tours of The Dover Green led by historical interpreters in period dress! Monday through Saturday, tours begin at the John Bell House (43 The Green). For more information, call (302) 739-9194.

Monarchs for kids at the Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge
Saturday, September 15, 2012
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cindy Stolson will describe the life cycle of a butterfly, how to identify the male and female Monarch Butterfly, outline the migration route of the Monarch to Mexico, and provide Information on the conservation efforts to preserve their winter habitat in Mexico. The class will create a life cycle poster, and take a field trip to look for Monarchs and the milkweed plant it relies on to survive. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call (302) 653-9345.

Fenwick Flicks: Free movie on the beach “The Zookeeper”
Sunday, September 15, 2012
Begins at 8:00 p.m.
There's nothing like sitting on the beach and soaking up some sun. But why stop there? Come enjoy the beach under a moon and star filled sky while enjoying a FREE movie! Bring the family to Fenwick Island for our last free family movie night of the summer! Bring your blankets or beach chairs and enjoy an evening on the beach in beautiful Fenwick Island. The movie will start at dusk (approximately 8:00 p.m.) at Bayard Street. For more information, call 302-539-2100.

Hagley Car Show
Sunday, September 16, 2012
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Browse through more than 500 antique and restored cars that date from the early 1900s-1980s. The show features vehicle parades, motoring music, video and go-kart racing, and a festival food court. For more information, go to http://ow.ly/dwLOG.

Bonus trip ideas:
Delaware History Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/history
Delaware Wine & Ale Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/wineandale
Delaware Geocaching Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/geo

For additional event calendars, visit:

http://visitdover.com

http://visitsoutherndelaware.com

http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com

 

Categories: Things to Do

posted on: Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 8:27 PM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

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