Festival at the Fort
Sunday, April 26, 2020 - Cancelled
This event has been CANCELLED due to ongoing caution regarding COVID-19 and Delaware’s State of Emergency. We are deeply sorry to share this news. Please visit us, Old Swedes Historic Site and Fort Christina Park when we re-open.
All are welcome! Family and friends are invited to Wilmington's historic riverfront 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.
Presented by New Sweden Centre, Old Swedes Foundation, Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, the Delaware Swedish Colonial Society, the New Sweden Alliance, and the Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware.
Did you know: That Kalmar Nyckel made four roundtrip crossings of the Atlantic between 1637 and 1645, more than any other vessel of its era?