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September 2016

3rd Annual Rubber Duck Race Kickoff

September 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street Wilmington, DE 19801 United States

Dress in your grooviest, funkiest disco threads and come celebrate our mascot SPLASH’s 3rd Birthday! Help kick off rubber duck adoptions to raise money for DHA’s 3rd Annual Rubber Duck Race with a scavenger hunt, puppy kissing booth, photos with SPLASH, Duck Pond Pluck, face painting, adoptable pets, food trucks, and music by DJ Joe Zahn. What is DHA’s Rubber Duck Race? The idea is simple—”adopt” a rubber duck for a chance to win great prizes and raise money to…

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Guest Bartending Fundraiser

September 14, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
BBC Tavern & Grill, 4019 Kennett Pike Greenville, DE 19807 United States
Delaware Humane Association is throwing a friendly fundraiser event at BBC Tavern & Grill in support of DHA's 3rd Annual Rubber Duck Race. 100% of tips and donations go to DHA.  Festivities include raffles, duck adoptions and Rubber Duck Race themed games. Support your favorite bartender by donating to the event at crowdrise.com/2016BBCDuck Guest Bartenders: Heather Lytwynec Debra Radcliff Mary Ellen Hassett Joanna Ventresca Kate Bayard Charles “Ebbie” Alfree Gretchen Reeder Wisniewski Joanna Matarese Renae Leonard Caitlin Custer Darla Murphy…
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Peco’s Great Pumpkin Debate

September 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Figure 8 Barn, Bellevue Park, 800 Carr Road Wilmington, DE 19809 United States

What is the Great Pumpkin Debate? The Great Pumpkin Debate comes from a humble beginning. It started as an enthusiastic conversation among the staff at Peco’s Liquors. They were debating the simple question: “which pumpkin beer is best?!” The question became more and more complex the further along the argument (I mean conversation) got.  With all the different choices, styles, and opinions it was getting more and more difficult to simply say which one was best. There was only one…

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October 2016

3rd Annual Rubber Duck Race

October 2, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Brandywine Town Center Fountain, 3300 Brandywine Pkwy Wilmington, DE 19803 United States

The idea is simple—”adopt” a rubber duck for a chance to win $25,000 cash and other great prizes, and raise money to support DHA’s mission of helping homeless companion animals in Delaware and a four state area. Visit delawareduckrace.com to learn more!

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June 2017

Celebration Picnic, DHA Turns 60

June 25, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
Please mark your calendar for our 60th Anniversary Celebration Picnic on Sunday, June 25th from 12 – 4 pm, at our adoption center in Wilmington (701 A Street, DE 19801). We are looking for professional and amateur bakers who want to compete in separate categories for the “Purrfect Cake Design” based on our 60th Anniversary. The admission, along with the food and drinks are free of charge. We will however be charging $1 per activity for things like a Puppy…
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August 2017

Grand Opening Ribbon Chewing Celebration DHA Rehoboth Adoption Center

August 24, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
DHA Rehoboth Adoption Center, 18675 Coastal Hwy Rehoboth, Delaware 19971
Delaware Humane Association is inviting the community to celebrate the Grand Opening Ribbon Chewing Celebration of its new adoption center. The much-anticipated celebration will include tours of the facility, adoptions, drinks and light refreshments. Our furry friends, with their sandy paws, are eager to meet you, so stop by and “Make a friend for life!” So that DHA may properly prepare for guests at this event, please RSVP by August 21st to Dina Sirabella at dsirabella@delawarehumane.org or (302) 302-200-7159. With…
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September 2019

Designer Bag Bingo in Rehoboth Beach

September 26, 2019 @ 5:30 pm
Rehoboth Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Ave Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 United States

IT’S TIME FOR B-I-N-G-O!  Join fellow animal lovers for a night of Designer Handbag Bingo to benefit our Rehoboth Adoption Center!  Win beautiful handbags from Coach, Michael Kors, Tory Burch and more!
Doors open at 5:30 | Bingo begins at 7:00

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March 2020

Meow Mixer

March 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
DHA Rehoboth Adoption Center, 18675 Coastal Hwy Rehoboth, Delaware 19971

Calling all cat lovers — this is a mixer you won’t want to miss! You’ll be surrounded by kittens and cats looking for their forever homes, while you enjoy delicious food and drinks and mingling with other pet lovers!

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September 2020

Designer Bag Bingo

September 20 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Daniel S. Frawley Stadium, 801 Shipyard Dr. Wilmington, DE 19801 United States
Bingo is back, social socially distanced style...and you're invited! DHA is happy to continue our 3rd Annual Designer Bag Bingo at the Ballpark at Frawley Stadium on Sunday, September 20th (Rain date 9/27).  Doors open at 2:00 pm and games begin at 2:45 pm   Things will be a little different this year: Frawley Stadium holds 6,000 and with 200 tickets already sold, we are well under the 30% of capacity required for gatherings due to Covid-19. Everyone will be able to socially distance…
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Delaware Humane Association
Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all animals are temporarily placed in foster care. Adoptions and animal intake are available by appointment only.VIEW OUR FULL COVID-19 UPDATE HERE