Community Events & Programs

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Jane Rattenni

James H. Gilliam Building
77 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720



Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(Holiday Closures)

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

August 2021

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  1. Thu Aug. 5

    Beginning Line Dancing at Glasgow Park Learn basic line dances and show off your skills i...
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  2. Thu Aug. 5

    Summer Concert Series at Glasgow Park presents Special Delivery Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy a summer ...
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  3. Fri Aug. 6

    Rockwood House Tours Take a tour of the mansion rooms to see how the Br...
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  1. Fri Aug. 6

    Glasgow Park Farmers Market Market season opens at five locations, Route 9 Lib...
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  2. Fri Aug. 6

    Wheels & Reels: Bernie the Dolphin at Brandywine Hundred Library Free family movies under the stars on the big scre...
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  3. Fri Aug. 6

    Evening Candlelight Tour of Rockwood Mansion Be our guests and experience the elegance of an ev...
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Severe Weather

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.