Events

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

Fall Native Plant Sale

Our Fall Theme is Keystone Trees and Shrubs
Preview Starts: Thu, Sep 24 | Shopping Opens: Fri, Oct 9
Pickup Plants at Ashland and now Abbott’s Mill!
Plants can sell out fast – shop early!

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Run Wild Delaware

October 3 – 4, 2020
Virtual Event
Get outside with our interactive live virtual Run Wild event! Run, walk, hike or bike – you choose your pace and place anytime October 3 – 4.

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Farm to Fork

Sept 26 | Oct 10 | Oct 30
6pm – 9pm
Coverdale Farm Preserve
Join our delicious culinary experiences set in the rolling farm landscape. Scenic sunset views, fine libations, and food grown 100 feet from your table.

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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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