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What is the Hagley Museum doing for Valentine’s Day 2018?

Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Victorine’s Valentine’s Day at the Hagley Museum in Wilmington DE

Everyone loves getting chocolate and other assorted gifts for Valentine’s Day, but do you know what’s even more special than those options? Giving the people you love handmade chocolate, cards and crafts. And that’s exactly what you’ll be able to do after you spend the day making chocolate and other handmade Valentine’s Day goodies at Victorine’s Valentine’s Day at the Hagley Museum right here in Wilmington, DE. But wait, there’s more, as you’ll also get to learn about one of the greatest love stories in history, which happened to take place right here back in the early 1800s. So, no matter what you have planned for Feb. 14, make sure you keep Feb. 10 open in order to attend this fun and exciting event, which we’ll tell you all about below. (more…)

Where’s the Best Place to Go Ice Skating in Wilmington DE?

Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Top 2 Ice Skating Rinks in Wilmington DE

Winter in Wilmington, DE, can be tough to get through. Thanks to the ice, snow and cold temps that come with it, winter can get a lot of people down. That’s why we need to do everything in our power to get out and enjoy winter as much as we can. And there’s no better way to enjoy the winter months than with a trip to an ice skating rink. Luckily for us, we have two amazing ice skating rinks right here in Wilmington – one that’s outdoors and one that’s indoors. And we’re here to tell you all about them as we take a look at the top two ice skating rinks in Wilmington, DE. (more…)

What’s Going On at the Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington DE this Christmas?

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
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Christmas 2017 Activities at the Hagley Museum and Library

Here in Wilmington, DE, we’re lucky to have the Hagley Museum and Library, as it’s the perfect place for young and old to go and learn about the world around them while having a blast doing it. So, it only makes sense that Hagley would have some exciting and fun Christmas activities going on now. What’s going on, you ask? Well, that’s exactly what we’re going to outline here as we check out all the Christmas 2017 activities taking place at the Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington, DE. (more…)

Help Ensure Our Community has Enough to Eat by Donating to One of These Food Banks in Wilmington DE

Monday, November 13th, 2017
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3 Food Pantries in Wilmington DE in Need of Donations

With Thanksgiving drawing near and the holiday season following close behind, now is as good a time as any to get out there and do what you can to help those in need in our community. And one of the biggest issues facing the less fortunate in our community is hunger. Thankfully for them, we have a tight-knit community of non-profit organizations working tirelessly to ensure everyone has enough food to put on the table day in and day out. But those organizations can’t continue doing the great work they do without our help. With that in mind, here are three food panties in Wilmington, DE, that are in need of donations. (more…)

Where’s the Best Place to Get a Pumpkin Around Wilmington DE?

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
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2 Fun Places to Get Pumpkins in Wilmington DE

Halloween is almost upon us here in Wilmington, which means it’s time to get your costumes, candy and Jack O Lanterns ready. But you can’t get your Jack O Lanterns ready until you have your pumpkins. And you can’t get your pumpkins until you head to one of Wilmington’s exquisite pumpkin patches. There are a lot of places you can go in and around Wilmington to get a pumpkin, but if you’re looking to make a fun family adventure out of it, then you’re going to want to check out one of these two fun places to get pumpkins in Wilmington, DE. If you do, you’re not only going to get fresh and ready to carve pumpkins, you’re also going to have a blast while doing it. (more…)

What Fairs and Festivals are Going on Around Wilmington DE for Labor Day Weekend?

Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Labor Day Weekend 2017 Festivals Around Wilmington DE

The end of August is quickly approaching, and that means the end of summer is right around the corner. But fear not, as we still have one final weekend to get out and enjoy ourselves before fall comes and winter follows. And since we all live in and around Wilmington, DE, we have a lot to look forward to in terms of Labor Day 2017 Weekend festivals. In fact, we have our eyes on two in particular – the 110th Arden Fair and Antiques Market and the Labor Day Music Festival at the Chaddsford Winery. Find all you need to know about both below. (more…)

Where’s the Best Place to Take the Kids this Summer in Wilmington DE?

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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3 Fun Summer Kids’ Activities in Wilmington DE

Summer can be a bit of a polarizing season. For kids, it’s the best time of the year as they’re out of school and free to have as much fun as possible each and every day. For parents, it can be extra stressful as you try to find fun activities to keep your kids occupied each and every day. That’s why we decided to come up with this list of three fun summer kids’ activities in Wilmington, DE. (more…)

Enjoy the Clifford Brown Jazz Festival in Wilmington DE

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
When is the 2017 DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival?

When is the 29th Annual 2017 DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival?

The annual DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival is returning once again this year as it celebrates its 29th year. Named after former Jazz musician Clifford Brown, the Wilmington, DE, area puts on a fantastic jazz festival to celebrate and remember the performer. For those wondering when the 2017 DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival is, it will be taking place from Wednesday, June 21 through Saturday, June 24.


Take Part in Fun Easter Events This Year Near Wilmington DE

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Celebrate Easter 2017 Near Wilmington DE

Celebrate Easter 2017 Near Wilmington DE

Easter is a special time of year that is filled with so many fun events. With candy, Easter Bunnies and Easter eggs galore, the amount of things to do can be overwhelming. We wanted to just highlight a few of the events taking place in the city that we think you would enjoy. Here are some of the ways you and your family can celebrate Easter 2017 near Wilmington, DE.


Have Fun on a Winery Tour in Chester County PA

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
Experience Barrels on the Brandywine near Wilmington DE

Experience Barrels on the Brandywine near Wilmington DE

While we recently covered breweries you can go to in Wilmington, DE, to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, we know that not everyone is a fan of beer. In the month of March, the Brandywine Valley Wine Trail is hosting their Barrels on the Brandywine event. If you or your friends love to drink wine, here is some more information to help you experience the best of the Barrels on the Brandywine event near Wilmington, DE.