Events

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

40 Years of Nature
A Community Celebration
for Abbott’s Mill Nature Center

Saturday, May 22
We will host a community celebration at our Abbott’s pond, featuring live music, food trucks, and Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales.

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Spring Native Plant Sale 2021: Hope Blooms

Sale Days Have Passed
Thank You for Making Our Sale A Success!
Upstate and Downstate Plant Pick Up Options: May 13 – 15

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Past Events

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Harvest Moon Festival

Annually, 1st Saturday in October
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.

DEEC Festivals

Annually in Autumn
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

Annually in Autumn
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

Annually in Early June
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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