Events

Come to our annual and special events for outdoor fun, delicious food, and exciting nature discoveries in Delaware – Greenville, Hockessin, Wilmington, and Milford.

Music at the Mill

2nd Thursdays,
June 13, July 11 & August 8
Abbott’s Mill Nature Center
Live local bands, Dogfish Head craft ales, Po’ Boys and 2 Dips Ice Cream food trucks, games, bike with LifeCycle, and more.

Concert & Activity Schedule

Nature Fun and Food Truck Rally

Saturday, August 10, 11am – 5pm
Ashland Nature Center
Take a hike, see the Butterfly House, Hummingbird Haven, and more. Stop by all the food trucks, try some of everything!

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Run the Mill Trail 5K

Friday, September 13
Abbott’s Mill Nature Center
Race the trails through meadows, forests, and pristine pond at sunset. Celebrate with awards, craft beer, chili, cornbread and ice cream. Registration required.

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Farm to Fork

Saturday, September 21
Coverdale Farm Preserve
Join our delicious culinary experience set in the rolling farm landscape. Scenic sunset views, fine libations, and food grown 100 feet from your table.

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DEEC 10th Anniversary Festival

Sunday, October 13
DuPont Environmental Education Center
Celebrating where the River, City & Marsh Meet. Featuring a 5K, Beer Garden, Live Music, Food Trucks, Scavenger Hunt and Prizes. More details coming soon.


Past Events

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Harvest Moon Festival

Saturday, October 6
Coverdale Farm Preserve
It was a fine harvest festival day full of delicious food, live old tyme bands, cool artisan demonstrations, hay rides, pony rides, alpacas, face painting, kids’ arts & crafts, lawn games, pumpkin carving, the International Turtle Race, and craft beer.

Trailfest

Saturday, September 22
DuPont Environmental Education Center
1,000 gathered to celebrate the new walkable/bikeable Markell Trail connecting the Wilmington Riverfront and Historic New Castle. We celebrated with live music, live animals, beginner canoeing, outfitters, craft vendors, craft beer, and food trucks.

Farm to Fork

Saturday, September 15
Coverdale Farm Preserve
The view was spectacular at our sold-out annual Fundraising Dinner featuring food grown just feet from where we dined under a gorgeous sunset.

Clean Water Rally

Tuesday, June 5
Legislative Mall, Dover, DE
Nearly 200 attended to speak out for Clean Water and enjoy some free food from local food trucks.
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