Local craft brews are served on the Wilmington & Western Railroad during a leisurely 90-minute round-trip through the valley. A variety of IPAs, lagers and ales will rotate throughout the season. Get on board, relax and crack open a cold one.
Tickets are $25 per person. You must be at least 21 years of age to ride. The train departs at 7 p.m.
2201 Newport Gap Pike, Wilmington • 998-1930
Burn off last night’s beers during Grain H2O’s first annual Castle Cruise. The 17-mile bike ride benefits Bike Delaware and the Castle Trail. The ride kicks off at 8 a.m. at Grain H2O. Tickets are $15 each, and include a post-race Dogfish Head Bloody and SeaQuench Ale for riders who are 21 and older. Wooden Wheels is even offering pre-ride “fix-a-flat” lessons as well as post-ride tuneups.
3006 Summit Harbour Lane, Bear • 365-5795
Courtesy of Woodside Farm Creamery
This popular Hockessin ice cream spot is celebrating its 20th anniversary from 1–3 p.m. Enjoy carnival games, face painting and coloring. At 2 p.m., the celebration continues with a giant cake (everyone is welcome to a slice!). At 3 p.m., names will be drawn for the raffle that customers have been entering for with their receipts. Ten third-place winners will receive one free quart of ice cream; five second-place winners will receive five quarts of ice cream. The grand-prize winner will receive free ice cream for a whole year. Yep, that’s a total of 52 quarts.
1310 Little Baltimore Road, Hockessin • 239-9847