Artisans Fair

May 23, 2015

The Eighth Annual Artisans Fair will feature one-of-a-kind handcrafted art objects, paintings, photographs and jewelry. The work of 49 exhibitors will include sculpture, oil and watercolor paintings, pottery and ceramics, unique decorative items and textiles. A large variety of baked goods, a raffle auction of participating artisans' work and food items will be featured. Free admission and...

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Dig into two very different gardens – one fed the du Pont family and the other DuPont Company workers in the 1800s. This tour explores the socioeconomic factors influencing the architecture, produce, and the philosophies of each garden. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for members. offered at 11:00 am and again at 2:00 pm. Reservations requested, call...

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Bowers Beach Buccaneer Bash

May 23, 2015 - May 24, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 2 day(s).

Pirates are coming to Bowers Beach for the 3rd annual event.  These authentic reenactors will teach about local pirate Levi West, and other pirates who lived around the Delaware Bay.  There will be a weekend encampment with period vendors and live music (by The Brigands), food and craft vendors, activities for children, demonstrations, skits, etc.  Friday night, May 22nd, from 6pm to...

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Experiment and innovate with our series of family activities: Science Saturdays. Families work creatively together to solve a problem or make an improvement. Today’s activity will challenge families to make a tinfoil boat and see how many marbles it can hold without sinking. Activities are included in admission and free for members. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington,...

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What’s the perfect remedy for a winter that’s been too long, too cold, too snowy, and too dark? Ring in spring with some of the best contemporary smooth jazz in the region. The live performance of Aniya Jazz Band’s newly released CD is sure to bring the warmth and color of good music to your souls and minds. This show will be made extra special by some musical guests sharing their...

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Sometimes epic failures produce epic results. With the release of her new album I Will Not Be Afraid, keen-eyed young singer-songwriter Caroline Rose has broken her long string of short-circuits with a live-wire national debut that draws on her roots in rockabilly, vintage country and blues to capture her unique and personal vision.Hoping to escape the dead ends that befell her hometown,...

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Visitors experience an in-depth, hands-on tour focused on gunpowder production in the Hagley Powder Yard and visit production areas rarely seen by guests. This tour ends with an explosive finish. Tour involves walking on uneven ground. Included in admission and free for members. Tour offered twice on days listed.  11:00 am and again at 2:00 pm.  Reservations requested, call 302-658-2400, ext....

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American Tapestry concert by the New Ark Chorale, Michael Larkin conducting. Music about America, and Music for Memorial Day weekend sung by one of the premier chamber choirs in the Delaware Valley.  Composers and arrangers include Gershwin, Wilhousky.  Reception (ice cream social) follows this Sunday afternoon concert of Memorial Day weekend. (Plenty of free parking.)

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