Weekend Things to Do in Delaware, April 8-10

Spring into the season ahead with these top events in Delaware. From the first pitch of Baseball, to admiring the blooms, to all the foodie fun you can imagine. Whatever your style: Check out this roundup of top events and things to do in Delaware this weekend.

Blue Rocks Opening Weekend
Wilmington
April 8
A home run weekend awaits with Wilmington Blue Rocks opening night! The first game of the season, an appearance from Mad Chad, and postgame fireworks will complete the day. Get your tickets here.

Fifer Orchards Opening Day
Camden-Wyoming
April 8
Fresh, local, produce and goods are back at Fifer's Farm Store! Their Kitchen will also open April 8 for lunch service from 11am-2pm daily for fresh eats and sweet treats.

National Empanada Day at My Sisters Fault 
Milford
April 8 
Celebrate National Empanada Day at a place that serves up some of the best empanadas you'll have, My Sisters Fault

6th Annual Food Truck Competition
Marydel
April 8
Calling all foodies, this one is for you! 25+ of the most talented food trucks will be duking it out over two days to vie for YOUR vote at Harvest Ridge! In addition to wine, cider, and some of the best food around, there will also be live music and a kids zone.

Lewes Tulip Celebration
Lewes
April 8-10
Lewes is in bloom this spring! Visit for the annual Lewes Tulip Celebration where you can follow the Tiptoe to the Tulips Map, enjoy plant & flower sales, walking tours, demonstrations and more.

Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection
Wilmington
April 8-10
Be one of the firsts to experience the beautiful work of Louis Comfort Tiffany. The Treasures from the Driehaus Collection features more than 60 objects, spanning over 30 years of Tiffany’s prolific career.

History in Bloom Tours
Lewes
April 9
Join the Lewes Historical Society and Lewes in Bloom to welcome Spring to Lewes. Journey through a colorful and historic guided path to The Cannonball House, Mary Vessels Park, and the Zwaanendael Park.  

Green Box Market at DE.CO
Wilmington
April 9
Every Saturday from 11AM-4PM, stop by DECO and buy produce without having to drive to the supermarket. Local vendors will be in attendance selling skincare, jewelry, plants, art and more!

Daffodil Day and Daffodil Dash
Wilmington
April 9
The day’s events will include a children’s daffodil show and tours of the daffodils. Grab your wheels or walking shoes for the Daffodil Dash at 9:00 am. Decorate your bike, scooter, and more with your favorite spring-inspired items and join us for a family-friendly parade through Winterthur. 

Annual Kite Day
Wilmington
April 9
A day to soar awaits! Fun activities, and many kites in the air will be at Brandywine Creek State Park from 1-3pm.

Alton Brown: Beyond The Eats Tour
Wilmington
April 9
Audiences can expect a night of comedy, music, highly unusual cooking demos, and more potentially dangerous sciencey stuff.

Bonus weekend adventure ideas: 

  • Take your pick of festival fun with this list of top events.
  • Spring is beginning to bloom in Delaware! Plan your visit to the best spots to witness the beauty of the season here.