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5 Foodie Events to Check Out This Labor Day Weekend Around Delaware


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A three day weekend gets a little bit better when you’ve got an event to go to. Especially if that event involves food. We’ve rounded up some of the can’t-miss events happening this Labor Day weekend around Delaware. So, come hungry, you won’t want to miss these.

Friday, Aug. 30-Sunday, Sept. 1

Labrew Day Weekend at Fordham & Dominion Brewing Co.
Head to the Dover brewery for live music, food and, of course, beer. Each day has a different performing artist and food truck, so it’s worth going back for more during the weekend. The brewery will also be open for tours and tastings.
1284MCDDrive,Dover• 678-4810

Saturday, Aug. 31

The Arden Club’s 112th Arden Fair
Bring the whole family to the Arden Fair and enjoy children’s rides and games, handmade crafts from over 100vendors, an antiques market, used books, plants, live music, food and drink, an art exhibitand more. Admission and shuttle buses are free to attendees.
2126 The Highway, Wilmington• 475-3126

Saturday, Aug. 31-Monday, Sept. 2

ChaddsfordWinery’s Labor Day Jazz Festival
Enjoy local jazz musicians during that final weekend of summer while sipping on Pennsylvania-made wines and wine cocktails, or select craft beer. Food trucks will be onsite serving up snacks and street food. Admission is free except for the purchase of food and drinks.
632 Baltimore Pike,ChaddsFord, Pa.• 388-6221

Sunday, Sept. 1

Labor Day Weekend Fireworks at Dover Downs
Say goodbye to summer with Dover Downs’ first ever Labor Day fireworks. The show will begin at dusk, 8:30 p.m. The event is free to the public.
1131 N.DupontHighway, Dover•674-4600

Monday, Sept. 2

Labor Day Brunch at Kid Shelleen’s
Call now to make sure you have a seat at this award-winning brunch at KidShelleen’sCharcoal House and Saloon.
1801 W.14thSt., Wilmington•658-4600