Community Events & Programs
James H. Gilliam Building
77 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
New Castle County Special Events are opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to interact and come together as a community to enjoy one of the County’s parks. The events serve to build trust and a sense of belonging to the community and thus improve our quality of life.
For weather related updates or cancellation information call the Special Event Hotline 302-395-5659
Wed Oct. 7 - Wed Oct. 28VIRTUAL FIBER ARTS AND FABRIC DYEING Four 2-hour virtual classes. We will explore the m...Read More
Wed Oct. 14 - Wed Nov. 4VIRTUAL BEGINNER'S WATERCOLOR Four 2-hour virtual classes. Learn watercolor tech...Read More
Fri Oct. 16 - Fri Nov. 6VIRTUAL BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING Four 2-hour virtual classes. Learn fundamental pai...Read More
Fri Oct. 23Rockwood Park Family Stroll Scavenger Hunt Enjoy the beauty of Rockwood Park and Museum and t...Read More
Sat Oct. 24Drive-In Concert: Best Kept Soul at Glasgow Park Come out and enjoy a special live concert drive-in...Read More
Sun Oct. 25Drawing and Nature Walk in Rockwood Park Bring any sized sketch pad and pencil for an enjoy...Read More
In the event of high severity weather conditions, event attendees and participants will be advised by announcement from the event organizers to “shut down.” If there is not time for an orderly evacuation, event attendees will be advised to shelter in place in buses, automobiles, or park pavilions or structures as may be appropriate for the expected conditions.