Separation Day – Delaware’s 240th Independence Day!
Date Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016
Friday, June 10th & Saturday, June 11th
Delaware’s 240th Independence Day!
Please Join us for the Separation Day Parade, as New Castle hosts Delaware’s 140th Birthday.
Saturday, June 11th
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Then enjoy all the festivities in Battery Park, and throughout the City.
- 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Separation Day Book Sale at the New Castle public Library – Website
- 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. New Castle Sailing Club Regatta – Website
- 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Colonial BBQ Competition – Website
- 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Rides in the Battery Park – Website
ALL SCHEDULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE!
Friday, June 10th: (Courthouse Square)
- 5pm to 9:30pm: Craft Beer
- 5pm to 10pm: Food Trucks
- Live Music and Entertainment
- 5pm to 5:45pm: Colonial Music by 1st Delaware Regiment
- 6pm to 10:00pm: Big Package Band (Funk/Dance)
- During Music Breaks: DJ American Pie Entertainment
Saturday, June 11th: (Battery Park)
- 10am to 6pm: Arts and Crafts Festival
11am: Parade down Delaware Street
- 10:30am to 9pm: Entertainment Variety
- 10:30am to 6pm: Food Vendors
- 12pm – 5pm: Pony Rides & Petting Zoo
- 2pm: Two by Fours Square Dance Club Demonstration
- 2pm: Registration for Beautiful Baby Pageant ENDS
- 3pm: New Castle Jaycees Beautiful Baby Pageant
- Sheep Shearing
- Square Dancing
- Pony Rides
- Petting Zoo
- 1pm to 8:00pm: Amusements & Games
- 4pm: Magic Bob (Magician)
- 6pm: American Pie Entertainment Dance Party
- 8pm to 9:30: Feature Concert –Lights Out – Generations of Music (BRAND NEW SHOW)
- 9:30pm: Fireworks!!!