DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Join us for a hike from City Hall in Newark on Elkton Road over to the U of D AG Hall to watch the fireworks and enjoy the companionship of a self-catered picnic. Bring food to share, chair and insect repellent. All are encouraged to bring their own reusable eating utensils, plates and cups to help save the environment. Meet at 7:30 p.m. at Newark Municipal Building for a short two-mile walk to the picnic area. All walking will be on paved walkways and includes walking up and down approximately 2 flights of steps to cross bridge over RR tracks. Approximate pace of 2.5 mph. A ‘Sag Wagon’ will transport chairs, food, coolers, etc. from the meeting place to the U of D site. We will dine until the fireworks start at approximately 9:30 p.m. In the event of inclement weather, please check the WTC Forum.
Newark City Municipal Building 220 S Main St Newark, DE
Heading west toward Elkton on DE-2 (South Main St / formerly Elkton Rd), proceed past Apple Rd, turn right at the light at the “Green Turtle” Sports Bar, immediate right into the parking lot of the Municipal Building and another right into the visitors section.
No future events at this location
ADMIN FINALIZE: ACTUAL MILEAGE: PARTICIPANT COUNT: VOLUNTEER HOURS: EVENT CANCELLED: No