FREE Arts Activities
FUN for Kids and Families!
June 26 - August 10
The Grand is pleased to announce the return of Wilmington's Summer in the Parks. Starting Monday, June 26, we will present 7 weeks of free arts activities for kids of all ages in neighborhoods across the City of Wilmington – PLUS special evening events for families to come out and enjoy together!
Weekday Mornings @ 9:30-10:30 AM
MONDAY Haynes Park (N. Franklin – W. 30th & 32nd Streets)
TUESDAY Woodlawn Park (4th & Ferris Streets)
WEDNESDAY Tilton Park (N. Franklin – W. 7th & 8th Streets)
THURSDAY Helen Chambers Playground (N. Madison & W. 6th Streets)
Weekday Afternoons @ 12-1 PM
MONDAY Barbara Hicks Park (Bradford & B Streets)
TUESDAY Holloway Park (N. Lombard & E. 7th Streets)
WEDNESDAY Prices Run (BBW Park at N. Locust & E. 23rd Streets)
THURSDAY Judy Johnson Park (N. Dupont & W. 3rd Streets)
Artists include: Almanac Dance Circus Theatre, ASCAB Capoeira Delaware, Delaware Art Museum, Delaware Contemporary, Delaware Shakespeare, First State Ballet Theatre, FLYOGI, Found Art Fun, GCJ Uniques, Griots Wa Umoja, Illstyle & Peace, Janina Williams World Music, LaFate Gallery, Maya Belardo Music, Minas, Music School of Delaware, Philly Vibes, Pieces of a Dream, TAHIRA, Walt the Street Dog, Warm Hugs Good Hearts, Wilmington Drama League, Yoco Knit Shop.
Weekly Evening Events
WED 6/28 6-7:30pm Union Park Gardens Elbert-Palmer Drum Line & Diamond State Concert Band
(S. Bancroft Parkway & S. Sycamore Street)
THUR 7/6 6-7:30pm DCH Urban Farm Antony & Friends
(E. 12th & Brandywine Streets)
THUR 7/13 6-7:30pm Haynes Park Christina Cultural Arts Center
(N. Franklin – W. 30th & 32nd Streets)
THUR 7/20 6-7:30pm Tilton Park Dance4Life
(N. Franklin – W. 7th & 8th Streets)
THUR 7/27 6-7:30pm Judy Johnson Park Pristine Raeign
(N. Dupont & W. 3rd Streets)
THUR 8/3 6-7:30pm Kosciuszko Park Richard Raw Productions
(Sycamore & S. Broom Streets)
FRI 8/4 6-7:30pm Stapler Park Wilmington Ballet
(W. 16th & N. Union Streets)
THUR 8/10 6-7:30pm Elbert Park Atiba Music & Carib
(S. Buttonwood & D Streets)
All programs/schedules contingent upon weather, subject to change.
Sponsored by the City of Wilmington.
Produced by The Grand Opera House.
Additional support provided by: