Festival at the Fort
12:00 - 4:00pm
Family and friends are invited on Sunday, April 28 to the revitalized 7th Street Peninsula to celebrate the coming of spring on the Christina River and Colonial Life in the Delaware Valley!
Experience the rich heritage of the Wilmington Colonial-era cultures of the Lenape, Swedes, Finns, Dutch and English with an afternoon of fun and learning for the whole family on Sunday, April 28.
Proceeds Benefit: New Sweden Centre, Old Swedes Foundation, the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, the Delaware Swedish Colonial Society, and the New Sweden Alliance.
Did you know: That Peter Minuit died in a Caribbean hurricane in August of 1638 on the first voyage back to Sweden, but that Kalmar Nyckel survived?