Best Bakeries in Wilmington, Delaware!

Who doesn’t love a good bakery?! Here are our top picks of the best sweet spots in Wilmington! Sweet Somethings Sweet Somethings bakes and serves a wide variety of food to choose from. Whether it’s cookies, wedding cakes, pies, or tarts, they have everything and more! Check out their IG and see for yourself if […]

July 4th Fireworks on the Wilmington Riverfront

The Freedom Celebration Fireworks Show by Pyrotecnico will be live streamed from Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park; rain date is July 5. Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki and Cultural Affairs Director Tina Betz invite residents and visitors to enjoy the City’s annual Independence Day fireworks show on Thursday, July 4, with family fun activities starting at 4:00 p.m. […]

Happy Hour in Wilmington, Delaware – Best Drinks, Deals, and Dishes

Many argue that happy hour is the best hour of the week. Fortunately, happy hour in Wilmington, DE has LOTS to offer. See our favorite places to spend HH below: 1: Trolley Square Oyster House Located right in the middle of town, TSOH is a great spot to hit for happy hour. They offer Buck-A-Shuck […]

#PeopleofWilmDE: Raymond Taylor

Raymond Taylor is a Public Landscape Team Leader at the Delaware Center for Horticulture located in Trolley Square. Read his story as this week’s #PeopleOfWilmDE! “I was born and lived in Wilmington most of my life. For seven years I was living in Brooklyn, New York – everything ran 24/7 – nothing shut down, you […]

The Best Summer Camps for Kids in Wilmington, DE

Summer is a time for fun, adventure, and new experiences, especially for kids. As the school year wraps up many parents in Wilmington, DE start the search for the perfect summer camp. From arts and sports, to nature and science, we’ve rounded up a list of some of the best summer camps to match each […]

City of Wilmington, DE Commemorates Juneteenth Holiday

The City of Wilmington, Delaware will commemorate the 158th anniversary of Juneteenth, the nation’s oldest celebration marking the end of slavery, with a series of events and activities. Mayor Mike Purzycki has announced that the Juneteenth flag will be raised in Rodney Square and City government offices will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, in […]

The Grand Opera House Receives NEA Grant for Sensory-Friendly Performances

The Grand Opera House in Wilmington

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded the Grand Opera House in Wilmington $15,000. The Grand is one of only two Delaware recipients in this NEA grant cycle. This grant will specifically fund sensory-friendly performances tailored for youth and their families, highlighting The Grand’s ongoing commitment to inclusivity and accessibility. Mari Johnson, The […]

Your Wilmington, DE Pride Guide for 2024

Pride Month in Wilmington

Wilmington, Delaware, is bursting with pride this June! The city is hosting an array of exciting events to celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month, from music festivals and drag brunches to zoo days and bar crawls. Whether you’re a member of the LGBTQ+ community or an ally, there are so many ways to celebrate Pride Month in […]

2024 Clifford Brown Jazz Festival Celebrates 37 Years with All-Star Lineup

Clifford Brown Festival in Wilmington

The Clifford Brown Jazz Festival is set to return to Rodney Square in downtown Wilmington, Delaware, from June 19 to 22, 2024, marking its 37th year with an extraordinary lineup of performers. Cityfest, Inc. has announced the headliners and a full slate of festival events, promising a vibrant celebration of jazz music that honors the […]