FREE Arts Activities
FUN for Kids!
June 20 – August 19, 2016

 

The Grand is pleased to announce the return of Wilmington's Summer in the Parks. Starting Monday, June 20, we will present 9 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!

 

Every Weekday Morning @ 9:30-10:30 AM
MONDAY    Prices Run (BBW Park at N. Locust & E. 23rd Streets)
TUESDAY    Woodlawn Park (4th & Ferris Streets)
WEDNESDAY    Tilton Park (N. Franklin – W. 7th & 8th Streets)
THURSDAY    Madison Street Tot-Lot (504-506 N. Madison Street)
FRIDAY        Holloway/Compton Park (N. Lombard & E. 7th Streets)

Every Weekday Afternoon @ 12-1 PM
MONDAY    One Love Park (N. Tatnall & W. 24th Streets)
TUESDAY    Barbara Hicks Park (Bradford & B Streets)
WEDNESDAY    Kosciuszko Park (Sycamore & S. Broom Streets)
THURSDAY    Judy Johnson Park (N. Dupont & W. 3rd Streets)
FRIDAY        Haynes Park (N. Franklin – W. 30th & 32nd Streets)

Artists include: Alfie Moss, Alia Moss-Koonce, Almanac Dance Circus Theatre, Dave Fry, Delaware Art Museum, The Delaware Contemporary, Delaware Shakespeare Festival, Elbert-Palmer Percussion Ensemble, First State Ballet Theatre, Fly Motivation, Gabrielle Kanter, GCJ Uniques, Griots Wa Umoja, Illstyle & Peace, Jill Perry Carpenter – Walt the Street Dog, LaFate Gallery, Leslie Carey Band, Minas, Music School of Delaware – M&M and Friends, Nature Jams, New Wilmington Art Association with Barrel of Makers, Pegasus Trio, Philly Vibes, Pieces of a Dream, Street Xpressions, TAHIRA, Terrance Vann, Vanity Constance, Wilmington Drama League.

 

Evening Events:
WED 6/29    6-7:30pm    One Love Park     Alfie Moss/Dexter Koonce Project
WED 7/6    6-7:30pm    Haynes Park        Suzzette Ortiz Latin Jazz Ensemble
THUR 7/14    6-7:30pm    Tilton Park        Richard Raw
THUR 7/21    6-7:30pm    Union Park Gardens    Diamond State Chorus and Simple Gifts
WED 7/27    6-7:30pm    Stapler Park        Diamond State Concert Band
THUR 8/4    6-7:30pm    Judy Johnson Park    Pristine Raeign
FRI 8/5        6-7pm        Stapler Park        Wilmington Ballet Academy of the Dance
WED 8/10    6-8pm        Sugar Bowl Pavilion    The Souldaires with the Elbert-Palmer Percussion Ensemble

 

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: