News Flash

Executive - Press Release

Posted on: October 25, 2014

5,000 People Attend Fall-themed Sleep Under the Stars Festival

New Castle County Executive Tom Gordon’s “Sleep Under the Stars – A Spooky Fall Festival” drew an impressive 5,000 people to Carousel Park & Equestrian Center on a perfect, sunny Saturday in autumn.

County Executive Gordon was both pleased and impressed with the turnout.

“It was a perfect day, and the autumn-themed events helped to attract so many people,” he said. “Families went on hayrides and built scarecrows, children painted pumpkins, and everyone danced. As soon as dusk arrived, everyone enjoyed the bonfires as well. People appreciate a free event that allows them to enjoy the activities they associate with fall.”

People also enjoyed the haunted barn, and children went trick-or-treating during Sleep Under the Stars at Carousel Park. Several people came just for the day while many others brought their tents to stay for the night. New Castle County Police were on patrol to keep everyone safe.


Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Executive - Press Release

Disaster Declaration Update

Posted on: October 27, 2021

WOW! What is going on with the sun?

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Holiday event canceled at Carousel Park

Posted on: December 5, 2016
Mannequin Challenge moment (3).jpg

Donations sought for prom gown giveaway

Posted on: November 15, 2016

“Year of the Senior Citizen” Declared

Posted on: February 11, 2016

County resumes normal operating hours

Posted on: January 26, 2016

Fishing begins at Glasgow Park

Posted on: November 16, 2015
Isaiah Thompson.jpg

Plummer Center Escapee Captured

Posted on: June 10, 2015

NCCPD Officers Help Choking Child

Posted on: May 10, 2015

Statement on Ordinance 15-015

Posted on: April 14, 2015

New Castle County Dog Licenses Due March 2

Posted on: February 25, 2015

Board of Adjustment Meeting Canceled

Posted on: January 22, 2015

Square Dance At Carousel Park Canceled

Posted on: November 13, 2014

Square Dance At Carousel Park Canceled

Posted on: November 13, 2014

County’s New Website Now Live

Posted on: March 18, 2014

New Castle County Dog Licenses Due March 1

Posted on: February 24, 2014