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February 2017

Mardi Gras Celebration!

February 28 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm UTC-5
Nemours Bldg (Delaware Ave parking lot),

Young professionals, meet your peers and find out what Accelerate Delaware has in store for you this spring and summer! Join us on the Delaware Ave side of the Nemours bldg for FREE KING CAKE AND COFFEE, plus buy lunch from the Wildwich food truck.

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Mardi Gras Happy Hour

February 28 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5

Join the young professionals of Accelerate Delaware for happy hour at Wilmington's own, North Quarter Creole! From 5-7 there will be regular happy hour specials on IPAs, drafts and domestics plus NOLA classics: Hurricanes, Sazerac, Bayou Bombs, and Mint Julips. Plus it's TACO TUESDAY!!!

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April 2017

For the Love of Kids: Sneaker Ball

April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm UTC-4
Bella Vita at Cavaliers Country Club, 100 Addison Dr
Newark, DE 19702 United States
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Dress in your finest, throw on your favorite pair of "kicks" and join Delaware’s movers and shakers at an event that combines philanthropy and passion for a great cause! Be a part of the movement. Featuring Special Guest: Ashley Biden (Executive Director of Delaware Center for Justice) United Way of Delaware's Young United Professionals and Accelerate Delaware host a night of dinner, entertainment, and auction. Proceeds Benefit 3rd Grade Reading Proficiency. #love4dekids

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June 2017

Wilmington Young Professionals Week

June 12 @ 8:00 am - June 17 @ 12:00 pm UTC-4
Accelerate Delaware, 100 W 10th St
Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
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Join Accelerate Delaware, the Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs and the Wilmington Placemakers for a week of FREE activities to educate, entertain and engage Delaware’s young professionals, June 12-17 in Wilmington! Reserve your place today at http://www.YPWeekWilm.com #YPWeekWilm

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Millennial Leadership Breakfast

June 12 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am UTC-4
Theatre N at Nemours, 1007 N Orange St
Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
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You wanted it, you got it! We have moved to a bigger space for YOU! Join us on Monday June 12 at 8 am for the Millennial Leadership Breakfast at Theatre N! Panelists Matthew Meyers, New Castle County Executive, Charlie Vincent, CEO of Innovincent, Best Practices/Innovation Specialist for the City of Wilmington, Delaware, Denita L. Thomas, Associate State Director, Delaware Small Business Development Center and Robert Herrera, Co-founder of The Mill Space will participate talk about entrepreneurial, nonprofit and government…

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Chef’s Dinner & Wine Pairing Bull Bay Caribbean Restaurant

June 13 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-4
Bull Bay Cuisine, 900 North Orange Street
Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
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Enjoy a 4-course pre-fixe Caribbean dinner and wine at Wilmington's newest gem, Bull Bay Cuisine. Ticket includes your meal, wine, and gratuity. For just $35pp, including gratuity guests will enjoy: · Choice of soup or salad · 1 appetizer selection: Crab Cakes, BBQ Wings, or Jerk Wings · 1 entrée selection, served with veggies and choice of white rice, coconut rice, or rice & peas: Salmon Run Down, Oxtail, Fried or Jerk Chicken · 1 dessert selection: Jamaican Black Cake,…

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The Flavour: Special Edition

June 14 @ 10:00 pm - June 15 @ 2:00 am UTC+1
Chris White Gallery, 701 shipley sreet
Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
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A very special edition of The Flavour is being held at the Cherné Altovise jewelry boutique on WEDNESDAY June 14th, from 5:00-9:00pm. Starting at 5:00pm: sign up to perform, enjoy free wine and shop the store. The show begins at 6:00pm. Food for pruchase from The Honeys Cocina, hosted by Vanity Constance and sounds by DJ No Answer. FREE ENTRY. This special edition of The Flavor is in partnership with Accelerate Delaware's YP Week. A full week of events dedicated…

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YPWilmWeek Event: Bike to Work Day

June 16 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am UTC-4
H.B. DuPont Plaza,

Bring your bike or rent one (in advance) and meet us at H.B. du Pont Plaza along Delaware Ave (near WSFS and Capital One) on Friday June 16. Grab some food and a beverage courtesy of Wegmans Markets to fuel your ride and set off for a fabulous Friday! Riders can depart in groups or solo between 7:30 and 9.

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YP Happy hour!

June 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC-4
Merchant Bar, 426 N Market St
Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
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The final evening event of #YPWeekWilm Dutch-treat for food and beverages. Happy Hour (5-7pm) specials include: $5 House Wine & Drafts, $2 off Cocktails and $4 Marinated Olives and Hummus, $7 Tuna Poke, $3.50 Bistro Fries.

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YPWilmWeek Event: Yoga in the Square

June 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-4
Rodney Square, 1100 N Market St
Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
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Namaste in the park! Bring your mat and an open mind for this one-hour, all-levels session with the FLYOGI, Jason Aviles! After the practice join us for refeshments sponsored by Wegmans Markets! This event is FREE.

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