Events

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

Native Plant Sale
Beauty in Every Season

NEW HOURS
Members: Thu May 2
Public: Fri May 3, Sat May 4
Coverdale Farm Preserve
300+ rare and favorite varieties of native plants.

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Meal at the Mill

Sat, May 18
Abbott’s Mill Nature Center
Enjoy country-chic al fresco dining, an exclusive showing of Patagonia’s short film “Unbroken Ground,” and live music by Delaware’s own Homestead Bluegrass Band.

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Nature Play at Home: Creating Outdoor Spaces that Connect Children to the Natural World

Sat, May 18
Ashland Nature Center
Learn to create outdoor nature play spaces in your yard! Awaken children’s senses, challenge their bodies, inspire their imaginations, and build self-confidence.

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5th Annual Clean Water Rally
Legislative Meetings and Water Celebration Happy Hour

Tue, Jun 4
Legislative Mall, Dover
Join us for the 5th Annual Clean Water Rally! New format – legislative meetings followed by our Water Celebration and Post-Rally Happy Hour. Make a difference!

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Music at the Mill

2nd Thursdays,
Jun 13, Jul 11 & Aug 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

Run the Mill Trail 5K

Fri, Sep 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

Sat, Sep 21
Coverdale Farm Preserve
We invite you to join our delicious culinary experience set in the rolling landscape of Coverdale Farm Preserve. Scenic sunset views, fine libations, and a culinary masterpiece grown 100 feet from your table. 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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