July 17 - 24, 2019 Events
A needle's eye in a pond, a Greek temple in the garden, an Ottoman tent sitting on a hill—these are just a few of the inspirations for our upcoming, first-ever outdoor exhibition Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden! The exhibition showcases whimsical and classic garden structures located throughout the Winterthur estate...Read more »
Now is your chance to taste our amazing crab cakes for yourself!
Non-members welcome Wednesdays during July and August for lunch, dinner and drinks.
The event begins Wednesday, July 3 and ends August 28. Reservations required for lunch and dinner and credit cards preferred.
For more information, please call 302.658.5125.Read more »
The value proposition is your business’s most powerful statement telling potential customers why they should choose you over your competitors. It is your core marketing message that is supported and reinforced by all other messaging. Learn what makes a value proposition impactful and how to use it effectively.Read more »
At Bike & Hike & Brews, Presented by Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, visitors can stroll, jog, or bike through areas of Hagley's property normally closed to foot traffic from 5:00-8:00pm. Bring a picnic or dine at the Belin House Cafe.
Dogfish Head beer and Woodside Farm Creamery ice cream will be available for purchase every Wednesday evening this summer!
Visitors are invited to bring their leashed canine companions on the last Wednesday of each month (June 26, July 31, & August 28) for Dog Days of Summer.
N.C. Wyeth: Painter and Illustrator
Works from 1903-1940
Opening Reception June 14th, 5:30-7:30 pmRead more »
Tunes, doggos, lawn chairs and...free? Mondays and Wednesdays are about to be your favorite nights out. Catch Jea Street Jr., Betty & The Bullet, Spokey Speaky and more at Rockford Tower on Mondays and Darnell Miller, Kitty Mayo & Venom Blues, Fantastic Noise and more at the Sugar Bowl Pavilion on Wednesdays. Family and pet friendly, with styles ranging from indie to classic rock to country pop to soul to neo-roots.Read more »
Artist Tours with John Singletary and David Markham-Gessner:
Select Wednesdays | 6 - 6:45 PM
Enjoy a personalized tour with the creators of this cutting-edge exhibition. Guests will gain an insider’s perspective on the elaborate processes and materials used to create the Anahata series.
Tour space is limited. Preregistration is recommended to secure a spot.
REGISTER NOW: decontemporary.org/anahataRead more »
Every Wednesday night come on out to Oddity Bar for Oddball Bingo!Read more »
I will find you twenty lascivious turtles ere one chaste man” On our Summer Festival stage, Delaware Shakespeare presents The Merry Wives of Windsor, Shakespeare’s ridiculously bold comedy of wooing and trickery...Read more »
Our annual photo contest returns #inWilm... What Does Wilmington #UnleashWithin You?! Show us on INstagram for your chance to win your way INto the September Art Loop at The Delaware Contemporary...Read more »
This classic Rogers and Hammerstein musical,nset on an island during the 2nd World War, combines multiple story lines with one of the most beloved scores in Broadway history. This enduring tale of an American nurse forced to choose between her own prejudice and her love of a French plantation owner is balanced by the antics of a group of seabees who will stop at nothing to make a buck. A perfect blend of romance and humor with such classic songs as “Some Enchanted Evening,” Younger Than Springtime,” and “There Is Nothing Like a Dame.” South Pacific was the recipient of 10 Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize for drama.Read more »
Riverwalk Mini Golf is an 18-hole miniature golf course located right along the Wilmington Riverwalk! This beautifully lanscaped mini golf course was designed by Harris Miniature Golf of Wildwood, New Jersey and features many of the colors and plant life found along the Riverfront, including the iconic Tom Burke birdhouses...Read more »
Schedule a private group tour followed by lunch or dinner with a historic, revolutionary war
era presentation.* Ideal for conferences, corporate meetings, special interest groups.
When Winterthur opened to the public in 1951, visitors toured a private collection assembled over several decades by Henry Francis du Pont (1880-1969). He dreamed that his collection and 175-room home would “afford all those interested an opportunity to view and to study the conditions surrounding the early American home life.”...Read more »
Our summer pop-up market begins Thursday, June 13th, from 11 AM – 2 PM in the “Nemours Plaza” - located at the intersection of Tatnall St. and Delaware Ave. (between the Brandywine Building and the Nemours Building, Downtown Wilmington DE). There will be activities scheduled in the plaza space throughout the summer months. Event schedule will be updated weekly