Faerie Fest

Celebrate the transition from summer into fall at Rockwood's Faerie Fest! Put on your wings and enjoy games, stories, enchanted crafts, 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! 

New this year: Ballet performances by Wilmington Ballet Academy of Dance and build a problem solving contraption in Tinkertown!

Free activities include: face painting, bubbles, art on the rocks, storytime, museum tours, faerie and gnome parade, crafts, ballet performances, Tinkertown.

There is a $10 entry fee to participate in the Faerie House and Gnome Home contest. All materials provided. Space is limited. Call 302-761-4340 for details. 

Special guests subject to change. No pets are allowed at this event. 
September 20
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Free Admission

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

Special Event Pet Policy

We kindly ask you to please keep your pets at home when coming to one of our special events unless the event is specifically designated as "pet friendly". This policy is for the safety of your pets and for the safety of event patrons. People who bring pets to events not specifically designates as a "pet friendly" will be asked to remove their pet from the event grounds. Identified service animals are exempt from this policy. For more information please call 302-395-5600.