Wilmington, Delaware’s Festival Season Shifts into High Gear with Summer’s Approach
|Wilmington, Del…The Wilmington Area boasts more than 100 festivals each year and some of the most anticipated events occur during June and July. There’s a wonderful mix of ethnic celebrations, concerts and outdoor theatre performances. Here’s a list of eight festivals that merit serious consideration.
Greek Festival (June 2-5)
Longwood Wine & Jazz Festival (June 6)
St. Anthony’s Italian Festival (June 7-14)
DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival (June 13-20)
New Castle County Ice Cream Festival at Rockwood (June 27-28)
Independence Day Celebration (July 4)
Lady Bug Music Festival (July 16)
Delaware Shakespeare Festival (July 17-August 2)
The Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau is a non-profit organization founded in 1978, chartered by the Governor of Delaware, the New Castle County Executive and the Mayor of Wilmington. Its mission is to serve as the community’s customer-focused destination marketing organization, generating economic growth through leisure travel and meetings development by aggressively marketing attractions, facilities, amenities and services for visitors.