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Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival

Jun
29
Sat

Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival

Rockwood Museum & Park

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Pricing:
$5 Adults; 12 & Under FREE with Adult Admission.
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Brought to you by the team who brings you the Holiday Open House, Faerie Festival, and Sleep Under the Stars, the 2019 Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival presented by WSFS Bank celebrates summer with local ice cream vendors, food, local music, kids activities, historic demonstrations, vintage marketplace by First State Flea Market, a hot air balloon, fireworks at dusk (presented by Capano Residential) and more! (Rain date: June 30)

$5 Adults; 12 & Under FREE with Adult Admission. Free parking and shuttle from 501 Carr Road, Wilmington.

12-7 p.m.: All activities & vendors open
7-9 p.m.: Music stage & food vendors open
9 p.m.: Fireworks

Activities for Kids: Superstar DJ, Grandpop Bubbles, Party Business face painting, Kiddie Train presented by WJBR-FM, stilt walkers, explore a hot air balloon presented by Rockwood Park Preservation Society

Fun Historical Demonstrations & Exhibitors: Greenbank Mills & Philips Farm spinning yarn, Fort Delaware State Park blacksmith, The Sanderson Museum, solar viewing with Delaware Astronomical Society, art restoration activity with Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, and basket weaving with PartnerShip Crafts by Joan Betzold

Vintage Marketplace by First State Flea Market

Entertainment Donor Tsionas Management
Local Music Stage coordinated by Gable Music Ventures
Music Stage Schedule:
12:15-12:45pm: Wilmington Concert Opera
1-1:30pm: Hall & Spadola Acoustic
1:45-2:15pm: Evan Fox
2:30-3:15pm: The Blues Reincarnation Project
3:30-4:15pm: Chaplin The Kid
4:30-5:30pm: The Susquehanna Floods
5:45-7pm: Spokey Speaky
Music will continue from 7-9pm - schedule to come.

FIREWORKS AT DUSK! Presented by Capano Residential

Food Court presented by CBM Insurance, Fulton Bank & B&F Towing Co. Inc.
Food Trucks include:
Famous Sgt. BOB Smoke BBQ and Grill
FIRST STATE CATERING
Crossan Kettle Corn
Farmer's Famous Fish,
Mojo Loco
Pizza Capo
The Roaming Raven
Veronica's Kitchen
GiGi & Big R Soul/Caribbean Food Truck
Trailer + Tap Mobile Bar mobile bar serving birch beer & root beer

LOTS of Ice Cream! Woodside Farm Creamery, UDairy Creamery, Caffe Gelato, The IceCream Shoppe, Kilby Cream, Kona Ice of Elkton/Newark & Dino's Ice Cream & Italian Water Ice Truck

Author's Alley: Featuring local authors (stay tuned for details)

Proceeds from the Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival directly benefit the preservation and support of the Rockwood Museum and Park and the Rockwood Park Preservation Society.

Become A 2019 Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Festival Vendor
To become a vendor please call Mike Begatto at (302) 395-5624 or email [email protected]

For more details, visit https://www.nccde.org/1103/Ice-Cream-Festival-at-Rockwood-Park

4651 Washington Street Extension
Wilmington, DE 19809
302.761.4340

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