• Tuesday, April 30th

Get active while enjoying the start of the beautiful spring and summer weather that the Port City is known for by attending the always fun and highly energized Healthy Kids Day. Celebrating its 13th year in 2024, this annual event has a focus on getting outside, getting active, and having a ball that will resonate with kids of all ages, and which will show just how much fun exploring Wilmington can be.

The event takes place at the sprawling Empie Park, which is a popular local park that is always packed with activities and ways to play. During the full morning and early afternoon event, kids can join in the fun by participating in a wide array of activities and sports, such as tennis, soccer, basketball, gymnastics, volleyball, and lacrosse sports stations, as well as face painting and bounce houses, and jump rope and hula-hoop contests. In addition to all the action, food vendors will also be on-site for refreshments, and there will also be prizes and information booths for more details on how to have a blast in the Port City. Fun for all ages, Healthy Kids Day is a celebration of active and engaging Wilmington that will inspire everyone to go outside and play.