Faerie Fest

Celebrate the transition from summer into fall at Rockwood's Faerie Fest! Put on your wings and enjoy games, stories, enchanted crafts, bubbles, faerie and gnome parades, children's museum tours, and a faerie house and gnome home contest.

The day will also include food vendors, vendors selling faerie wares, and visits from special guests such as the Fairy Queen, the Tooth Fairy, Philip the Gnome, and other magical surprise guests! 

Admission to this event is free, but a fee may be charged by food and retail vendors.

Free activities include: face painting, bubbles, art on the rocks, story time, museum tours, faerie and gnome parade, wing craft, and wand craft.

There is a $10 fee to participate in the Faerie House and Gnome Home contest. Registration is required. Register now!

Special guests subject to change.
2014 Faerie Festival at Rockwood Park
Sunday, September 21 
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

Face Painting, Vendors, Games, Faerie Wing and Faerie Wand Making.  

11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Faerie House and Gnome Home Building Contest 
($10 Registration Fee)
Register Now!

11:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 1:15 p.m., 2:15 p.m., 3:15 p.m.     

Enchanted Story Time  

11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m.,  1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

Rockwood Museum Children's Tours

12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

Faerie and Gnome Parades

Faerie House and Gnome Home Building Contest Judging to be held immediately following the 2pm Faerie and Gnome Parade.
Schedule is subject to change.
September 21
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Rockwood Museum & Park
4651 Washington St. Ext.
Wilmington, DE

Carly Thompson 
Vendors Wanted!

We are looking for all kinds of vendors for this year's Faerie Fest.

Last year we had several thousand guests and this year we anticipate as much or more, so get in early!

We are looking for:

  • Food Vendors (Ice Cream, Fresh Fruit, etc. Healthy Family Friendly Food)
  • Artists/Face Painters
  • Vendors who have ANYTHING to do with the magical mystical world of fairies (wands, clothing, accessories, hair, wings...etc.)
Carly Thompson cthompson@nccde.org

A limited number of  vendor booths available.