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13 October Events: Halloween Festivities, Drive-In Movies, Art Shows, And More

If you're looking for something fun to do in the month of October, check out our top picks below and remember to check the event's webpage for changes and cancellations due to COVID before attending.

Happy Hour on the Museum Terrace - start 10012020 0500PM

Happy Hour on the Museum Terrace - Weekly from 10/01/2020 to 10/22/2020

Join us to relax and unwind with the Museum’s popular Happy Hour series. To respect our indoor capacity limitations as a result of Covid-19, Happy Hour must be cancelled if there is the t... Read More » 



Victoria Wyatt is a NASA mechanical engineering intern and a senior at Olin College of Engineering. During her internship at NASA, she worked on sounding rockets, the same type of technol... Read More » 

Henry VI Part 3 - start 10092020 0700PM

Henry VI, Part 3 - 10/09/2020 07:00PM

A once stable nation is cast into chaos as families are torn apart and moral codes are overthrown in the pursuit of revenge and power. In Henry VI, Part 3 the battle for the crown between... Read More » 

Light The Night Chester County - start 10092020 0700PM

Light The Night, Chester County - 10/09/2020 07:00PM

At Light The Night, it is our aim to bring light to the darkness of cancer through research and cures. Light The Night is a series of fundraising campaigns benefiting The Leukemia & L... Read More » 

Beauty Without Borders - start 10122020 0800AM

Beauty Without Borders - 10/12/2020 08:00AM

Beauty Without Boundaries is an online art auction to benefit destitute children in Mumbai who have been severely affected by Covid-19. More than 20 original works of art created by chil... Read More » 

North by Northwest Drive-In Movie - start 10152020 0745PM

North by Northwest Drive-In Movie - 10/15/2020 07:45PM

Join us for another evening of drive-in big-screen entertainment presented by DelArt Cinema on the grounds of the Delaware Art Museum. Staring Cary Grant, this 1959 Hitchcock spy thriller... Read More » 

Shakespeare in the Vineyard - start 10172020 0300PM

Shakespeare in the Vineyard - 10/17/2020 03:00PM

William Shakespeare's works are read around the world, so what better time than during a global pandemic to celebrate his brilliance than with a performance of scenes of some of his great... Read More » 

Pumpkin Carve - start 10222020 0400PM

Pumpkin Carve - 10/22/2020 04:00PM

An annual Chadds Ford tradition, the three day event highlights over 70 giant pumpkins carved into spooktacular creations. Carvers work through the early evening on Thursday and then illu... Read More » 

BOO at the ZOO  Brandywine Zoo - start 10232020 1000AM

BOO at the ZOO @ Brandywine Zoo - 10/23/2020 10:00AM

BOO AT THE ZOO @ Brandywine Zoo Friday- Sunday October 23, 24, 25, 2020 at 10 AM – 3 PM Celebrate Halloween Brandywine Zoo-style with this merry, not scary, event. Come see all our spoo... Read More » 

Frankenstein Drive-In Movie - start 10292020 0700PM

Frankenstein Drive-In Movie - 10/29/2020 07:00PM

Join us for another evening of drive-in big-screen entertainment presented by DelArt Cinema on the grounds of the Delaware Art Museum. Featuring Boris Karloff’s legendary performance, Fra... Read More » 

HALLOWEEN EXPRESS - start 10312020 1230PM

HALLOWEEN EXPRESS - 10/31/2020 12:30PM

Our friendly railroad witch visits the Wilmington & Western to ride the train and visit with all children. All passengers in costume (both adults and children) ride for just $10 on th... Read More » 

Dia de los Muertos Ceremony and Labyrinth Walk - start 10312020 0100PM

Dia de los Muertos: Ceremony and Labyrinth Walk - 10/31/2020 01:00PM

Honor ancestors and lives lost due to COVID-19 with a ceremony, labyrinth walk, and ofrendas. Hosted by India Colon, this peaceful and celebratory afternoon includes performances by “Camp... Read More » 

Fall Fun Weekends at Milburns - start 09182020 0900AM

Fall Fun Weekends at Milburn's! - through 11/01/2020 09:00AM

Hayrides, Super Sling, Corn Maze, Bale Trail, Boo Barn, and so much more! Come join us for day of fun on the farm! Online pre-purchased tickets REQUIRED. This year, our Fall Fun Weekends ... Read More »