5 Fun Things to Do This Week: June 19–24
Football, the Clifford Brown Jazz Festival and more.
1. JAZZ IT UP
Through Sunday, June 23 • Clifford Brown Jazz Festival
This tribute to the late Wilmington jazz great kicked off Sunday and picks back up Wednesday at 6 p.m. with performances by Laila Biali, Matthew Whitaker and The Clifford Brown Tribute Big Band with Gerald Chavis featuring Ernie Watts—all on the main stage in Rodney Square.
1000 N. Market St., Wilmington
2. STARRY NIGHT
Saturday, June 23 • Blue-Gold All-Star Football Game
Top high school athletes, cheerleaders and bands participate to raise money and awareness for the Delaware Foundation Reach Citizens with Intellectual Disabilities. The Family Fun Zone opens at 2 p.m.; gates open at 4 p.m.
Delaware Stadium, Newark
3. A DAY FOR ALL AT THE MALL
Saturday, June 23 • Positively Dover
This African-American festival offers cultural and artistic experiences and features food, music, dancing, vendors and shopping on Legislative Mall.
Legislative Mall, Dover
4. HERE'S THE SCOOP
Saturday–Sunday, June 23–24 • New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood
Live music, kid's activities, food vendors and, of course, ice cream make this the biggest family picnic of the summer.
Rockwood Museum & Park, 4651 Washington St. Extension, Wilmington
5. YOU GOTTA SEA THIS
Saturday–Sunday, June 23–24 • Mid-Atlantic Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival
Visit nearly 70 sea glass artists, decoy carvers and others while enjoying live music and delicious seaside fare at the Cape May-Lewes Ferry terminal.
43 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes