Wilmington Pirate Festival- Cancelled

Sat Jul 31, 2021
10:00am ET
All ages
Wilmington Riverfront/Fort Christina Park/Kalmar Nyckel Shipyard

Families can enjoy this free festival presented by Kalmar Nyckel Foundation. Guests can expect a day filled with pirate and maritime-themed activities such as scavenger hunts, face-painting, crafts, and model boat building.

Details for 2021 are being confirmed.

Tours of the Kalmar Nyckel and historic Fort Christina are also offered. It is important to note that some activities may require a fee. Parking on the 7th Street Peninsula is free and a shuttle takes guests to the festival.



Wilmington Riverfront/Fort Christina Park/Kalmar Nyckel Shipyard
upcoming events
(Sat Oct 16, 2021) Halloween Ship Day
** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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