2nd Annual Brandywine Shad Fest

The 2nd Annuual Brandywine Shad Fest celebrates the return of the American Shad and raise…
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Location
Brandywine Park
Date
Sunday, May 22
Time
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Event Details

Date
Sunday, May 22
Time
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location

Brandywine Park
1001 North Park Drive,
Wilmington, DE 19802

Event Type
Ticket Cost
Free

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Description

The 2nd Annuual Brandywine Shad Fest celebrates the return of the American Shad and raise awareness of environmental issues Brandywine Shad Fest! This is a FREE family friendly event!

9AM – ShadRun 5k
Put some pep in your step and kick-off with the ShadRun 5K race through the Brandywine Park 9 – 10am. (https://bit.ly/shadrun5k)

12-3pm –  Live music by The Sin City Band

Food Vendors

All day activities for all ages!

  • Fishing Lessons for Kids
  • Shad Seining Demonstration
  • Face Painting by Kool Beans!
  • Stream Bug Storytellers
  • Interactive Watershed Model
  • T-Shirt Fish Printing
  • Shad Obstacle Course
  • and so much more!

Registration is required so that there is adequate food and drink, staffing, supplies etc.

Register Here: https://bit.ly/ShadFest2022

This outdoor event for all ages is made possible by a consortium of leading environmental organizations including:
Brandywine Conservancy
JKB Design
Aloysius Butler & Clark
Delaware Nature Society
University of Delaware Water Resources Center
Partnership for the Delaware Estuary
Sea Grant Delaware
Brandywine Shad 2020
Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife
Stroud Water Research Center
The Nature Conservancy
Wilmington Water Works
Upstream Alliance
B. Social Marketing
Urban Water Federal Partnership
THE CHESAPEAKE MERMAID
Red Knots Delaware Ornithological Society
Wilmington Brew Works
Jefferson Street Center

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