Summer means FREE Arts Activities in City Parks throughout Wilmington!
The only cure for the summertime blues is something to do, and The Grand has seven weeks of FREE arts programming coming to your neighborhood.
Over the past six years, The Grand’s has presented 458 events for over 21,000 residents in the City of Wilmington! Interactive events range from arts and crafts to music, dance, theater, and evening concerts for families. Bringing people together with FREE arts and culture in your own neighborhood park has become a Grand tradition. Get your group in on the fun!
June 24 – August 7
Free arts activities are offered each week, providing opportunities for neighborhood children and camp groups to participate and enjoy a variety of arts – from African music and storytelling to Folk art and illustrating, lots of dance and movement, sing-alongs and Shakespeare! Come out and join us at these sites:
Morning Events, 9:30-10:30 AM
Afternoon Events, 12-1 PM
Artists include: ASCAB Capoeira Delaware, Delaware Art Museum, Delaware Shakespeare, First State Ballet Theatre, GCJ Uniques, Griots Wa Umoja, Illstyle & Peace, LaFate Gallery, M&M and Friends, Maya Belardo Music, Melodic Movements, Pieces of a Dream, Pristine Raeign, Vanity Constance, Wilmington Drama League
Evening Events, 6-7:30 PM
Don’t miss these exciting opportunities for fun with the whole family! Enjoy music, dancing, art making, and water ice! Six nights at six sites:
Sponsored by the City of Wilmington
Produced by The Grand Opera House
Additional support provided by New Castle County and Wilmington Parking Authority