With so many events throughout Greater Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley it’s hard to choose where to go!
Here are just a few of our picks for the month of February. To get the full list jump to our Events Page.
F – Finding Neverland
A night of Broadway right here in Wilmington! Have a little trust and don’t forget your pixie dust as you go on a journey with Peter and the gang in Finding Neverland, February 7 through 10. And while you’re at the Playhouse on Rodney Square, check out all of the exciting on-stage adventures coming soon.
E – Emeline Hawkins: Her Journey from Slavery to Freedom on the Underground Railroad
The story of Harriet Tubman, abolitionist and conductor for the Underground Railroad, is well known… but, did you know that Delaware has many other stories from the Underground Railroad to tell? At the New Castle Court House Museum, you can follow the story of Emeline and her family as they go through Delaware to freedom, by way of New Castle with help from the Underground Railroad, in this compelling exhibit.
B – Box Mazes at DCM
Need an event for the kiddos? The ONLY Children’s Museum in Delaware is at it again with their fun and exciting adventures! Put your thinking caps on and imagine all you can create with just a cardboard box.
R – Riverfront Rink - Final Days
Catch some time on the ice before it thaws and makes way for spring. The Riverfront Rink on Wilmington's Riverfront is open through February 28th. (Picture at right courtesy of @nickydrakeley on Instagram)
U – Ultimate Sunday Brunch
We couldn’t post a blog without mentioning food, could we? If you think you've seen it all, think again, and bring an empty stomach to Deerfield to see for yourself why this is the “Ultimate” brunch.
A – Annie
Treat yourself to a night at the theatre… the Delaware Children’s Theatre that is and see little orphan Annie (spoiler alert) win the heart of Daddy Warbucks. February 23 through March 17.
R – River Rock Kitchen Happy Hour
Do we need to say more?
Y – Yay! Delaware Today’s Annual Bridal Show
We may have stretched the title a little but none the less… We are so excited for the Annual Bridal Show. Explore all your options for that special day AND be entered to win a FREE HONEYMOON!
February’s Featured Event
With Valentine’s Day fast approaching here's a last minute gift idea!
Holiday Inn Express in Newark is spreading LOVE with their Valentine’s package. It includes: Overnight Accommodations, A bottle of Champagne (or cider), Chocolates and Rose Petals, Breakfast for Two AND a late checkout! Sweep your Valentine off their feet with this special offer and find plenty of things to do in Wilmington & the Brandywine Valley that will make for a very special Valentine's Day.
For even more ideas on what’s happening in Greater Wilmington and the Brandywine Valley, download our digital Visitors Guide or request your own hard copy – here.