Weekend Events in Delaware, April 22-24

A weekend to celebrate all things nature, art, and spring blooms awaits with these top events in Delaware. From enjoying Earth Day events, to admiring the blooms, to sipping on crafty beverages at Wine Pairing events. Whatever your style: Check out this roundup of top events and things to do in Delaware this weekend.

Earth Day Hike
April 22
Embark on a relaxing and meditative hike through the different habitats at White Clay Creek.

Bethany Bonfires on the Beach
Bethany Beach
April 22
Listen to the crashing ocean waves as you roast marshmallows in front of a cozy beach bonfire.

Spring Delmarva Birding Weekend
April 22
Celebrate the amazing warblers, shorebirds, waterfowl, and raptors that visit and live here on the
Peninsula. Friday is the only excursion still available so reserve your spot today here!

Outdoor Adventures on the Coast
Delaware Beaches
April 22-24
This Earth Day weekend take time for time in nature! Explore the best outdoor adventures that happen at the Delaware beaches. From a bike ride along Junction Breakwater Trail to a sunset hike along Delaware Seashore State Park.

Artfest at Whitehall
April 23
Stroll through an outdoor fair that will feature local artists, vendors, handmade artwork, and goods. Also, enjoy food trucks and live music!

Wilmington Earth Day Celebration
April 23
The streets of 4th through 10th in Wilmington will become an area only for celebrating Earth Day! Walk through eco-friendly vendors, and exhibitors enjoy scavenger hunts, outdoor yoga, free bike rentals, and more!
Delaware Children’s Museum 12th Birthday
April 23
Delaware Children’s Museum will be celebrating their birthday with sensory programming, themed activities, live performances and a confetti cannon countdown.

Trillium and Wine: Complimentary Pairings
April 23
A pairing unlike any other. Explore the similarities in aromas between a lineup of several wines and Mt. Cuba trillium.

Green Box Market at DE.CO
April 23
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!

Foodie Adventure
Central Delaware
April 23
A foodie adventure awaits in Central Delaware! Start off your day at Tre Sorelle Dolce for a stuffed waffle and a round of mini gold. If you’re looking for local produce after that head to Fifer Orchards for freshly picked asparagus, and even a cone of strawberries and cream ice cream.  

Wine through Winterthur: Sip Among the Daffodils
April 24
Explore the daffodils throughout the Winterthur Garden as you enjoy wine tastings of six varietals perfect for spring. End your walk with live music and light bites.

Wilmington Western Railroad
April 24
Ride up the Red Clay Valley to the Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove. Soak up the sun on a leisurely picnic after a scenic train ride.

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.