Brandywine River Restoration Trust ShadFest

May 20, 2023, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT Free
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Brandywine River Restoration Trust ShadFest

May 20, 2023 , 10:00 AM 3:00 PM EDT

A man and seven children look at small fish in aquaria.
  • When: Saturday, May 20, 2023. ShadRun 5K at 9 a.m.; festival from 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Where: Brandywine Park, 1080 N. Park Drive, Wilmington, DE, 19802.
  • Who: Community members and families and kids of all ages.
  • Cost: Free. Registration is required to ensure adequate food and drink, staffing, and supplies.

ShadFest is a family-friendly celebration of the Brandywine River and the return of the American shad. Hosted by Brandywine River Restoration Trust, this year’s ShadFest will be a day of fun, learning, and community engagement.

The event will include exhibits from Stroud Water Research Center and many other organizations, as well as live music, food and craft vendors, and much more. Visit the ShadFest website for more event details.


Brandywine Park

1080 N. Park Drive
Wilmington, DE 19802 United States
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