Community Events & Programs

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Jane Rattenni

James H. Gilliam Building
77 Read's Way
New Castle, DE 19720



Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(Holiday Closures)

New Castle County Special Events are opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to interact and come together as a community to enjoy one of the County’s parks. The events serve to build trust and a sense of belonging to the community and thus improve our quality of life.

For weather related updates or cancellation information call the Special Event Hotline 302-395-5659

February 2021

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  1. Sat Feb. 27

    Story Time and Craft: Pine Cone Bird Feeder at Rockwood Park Bring the Family to Rockwood Park and Museum for S...
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  2. Sat Mar. 20

    Rockwood Paranormal Walking Tours Embark on an exciting new outdoor paranormal inves...
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  1. Sun Mar. 21

    Rockwood's Historic Structures Walking Tour Take a rare walk back in time to learn how the exi...
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  2. Sat Mar. 27

    Rockwood Park Line Dancing Outdoor exercise with instructor Joanne Brady. Dan...
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Severe Weather

In the event of high severity weather conditions, event attendees and participants will be advised by announcement from the event organizers to “shut down.” If there is not time for an orderly evacuation, event attendees will be advised to shelter in place in buses, automobiles, or park pavilions or structures as may be appropriate for the expected conditions.