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Vote on the best Delaware photo!

From over 500 photograph submissions, a panel of judges has selected the top finalists in each of the four seasonal categories for the Delaware Tourism Office Seasonal Photo Contest and it is now up to you to help select the Grand Prize Winner!

We invite you to choose your favorite Delaware photo out of the top seasonal finalists! The photograph that receives the most online votes by March 31, 2012 will be named the Grand Prize Winner and will receive a $2,500 cash prize and have their photo printed in an issue of Delaware Today® Magazine.

DTO Photo Contest VotingOn behalf of the Delaware Tourism Office, we would like to thank all of the participants for submitting their photographs. The panel of judges including professional photographers Kevin Fleming and Tony Pratt and a representative from Delaware Today® Magazine, Charlie Tomlinson were very impressed with all of the entries!

Congratulations to Patsy Cicala and Joe del Tufo for being named our seasonal finalists. Best of luck to you during the voting process!

So, how do you cast your vote?

• Go to www.visitdelaware.com/photocontest,

• Click view contest,

• Click vote for this photo,

• Complete the voting form and hit submit,

• Invite your friends and family to vote!

You may only vote once, so make it count! Go to www.visitdelaware.com/photocontest and chose your favorite. Every vote counts!

 

posted on: Wednesday, Feb 29, 2012 5:17 PM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 03/02/12 - 03/04/12

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend! For detailed information on road-trip ideas, countywide itineraries plus, attraction and accommodation listings, order the new State Travel Guide at: www.visitdelaware.com/visitors/travel-guide.

Winterthur Furniture Forum-Furniture in the South: Makers & Consumers
Friday, March 2, 2012
Begins at 10:00 a.m.
Join us for a forum exploring not only the furniture and furnishings of specific southern regions, makers, and consumers but also northern-made furniture that was sold to southern customers. A special selection of Winterthur’s southern furniture will be on display in the Galleries. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9n5CU or call 800-448-3883.

Hagley's Dollar Days
February 04 - March 31, 2012 
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Visit the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family. Admission is just $1 every Saturday in February and March. Of course, members are still free. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9n8Q2 or call (302) 658-2400.

First Saturdays in the First State
Saturday, March 3, 2012 

First State Heritage Park 

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Explore a variety of special programs and events developed at each historic site for the first Saturday of each month in Dover. Themed exhibits will be open throughout the various sites including the John Bell House, Biggs Museum of American Art, and the Welcome Center. For more information on times and exhibits, please visit http://ow.ly/9n60c.

What Really Happened to Amelia Earhart?
Delaware Public Archives
Saturday, March 3, 2012
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
On Saturday, March 3, 10:30 a.m., Richard E. Gillespie, Executive Director of TIGHAR (The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery), based in Wilmington, Delaware, will be presenting a program at the Delaware Public Archives entitled “What Really Happened to Amelia Earhart?” For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9n4Sf or call 02-744-5047.

22nd Annual Rehoboth Beach Chocolate Festival
Saturday, March 3, 2012
11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
It's a day for chocolate lovers at the annual Chocolate festival on Saturday, March 3, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. Admission is only $2. Children under 5 get in free. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance at the Rehoboth Beach Main Street office, Azura, Carltons, Cake Break or The Boardwalk Plaza Hotel. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9n5bQ or call 302-227-2772.

Biggs Kids
Saturday, March 3, 2012
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Discover the history behind the portrait of Vincent Loockerman while being lead through the Jewels of the Generations: The Legacy of Loockerman and Bradford Family of Dover exhibition. We will discuss the artist’s technique and create our own portraits using tempera paint. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9n6yi or call 302-674-2111.

79th Wilmington International Exhibition of Photography
University of Delaware's Wilmington Campus
Open Sundays from February 26 – March 4, 2012
12:00p.m. to 5:00p.m.
The Wilmington International Exhibition of Photography is a juried exhibition presented by the Delaware Photographic Society. This year 3,787 images were submitted by 478 photographers from 39 countries and 300 of the best prints will be on display at Arsht Hall, on the University of Delaware's Wilmington Campus, 2700 Pennsylvania Avenue. The exhibition is open Sundays from noon to 5:00 pm. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9mZ5j.

Sunday Brunch at Bonz Restaurant and Lounge
Harrington Raceway and Casino
Sunday, February 26, 2012
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy made-to-order eggs and omelets, French toast, waffles and crepes, and so many more of your breakfast favorites. Plus, sink your teeth into fresh carved tenderloin, salads and crave-worthy sides. Reservations are required. Please call 302-398-5348.

Bonus trip ideas:

Delaware History Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/history/

Delaware Wine and Ale Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/wineandale

Delaware Geocaching Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/geo

For additional event calendars, visit:

http://visitdelaware.com/
http://visitdover.com/
http://visitsoutherndelaware.com/
http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com/

 

posted on: Wednesday, Feb 29, 2012 4:54 PM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 02/24/12 - 02/26/12

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend! For detailed information on road-trip ideas, county-wide itineraries plus, attraction and accommodation listings, order the new State Travel Guide at: www.visitdelaware.com/visitors/travel-guide

Discover Delaware by following one of our three exciting statewide trails!

Delaware Geocaching Trail
Embark on a statewide adventure using GPS technology to find hidden cache sites at historic and cultural attractions, state parks, wineries, breweries, and sports venues. For more information, visit http://www.visitdelaware.com/geo/

Delaware History Trail
Comprised of 36 significant historic sites, visitors can receive a commemorative book for completing the trail entitled, "Landmarks and Legacies," a colorful narrative highlighting historic places and fascinating people representing the very fabric of the First State. For more information, visit http://www.visitdelaware.com/history/

Delaware Wine and Ale Trail
This trail is a unique collection of thirteen local wineries and breweries featuring award-winning wines and craft brews. Visit for a tour, a tasting and a memorable experience! For more information, visit http://www.visitdelaware.com/wineandale/

Tours of the Old State House
Mondays - Saturdays (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.); Sundays (1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.)
Learn about the Old State House and its significance to the State of Delaware's history and heritage. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9etQd or call (302) 744-5055. Group tours and student travel opportunities are available.

Giants: African Dinosaurs
Recurring daily until February 26, 2012 
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Life-sized dinosaur skeletons from the African continent are displayed in the "living diorama" organized around seven conceptual themes. Created by Project Exploration and sponsored by DuPont. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9etiB or call 302-658-9111.  

Mid-Atlantic Food and Wine Festival
February 23 - 26, 2012
Various Times
Take part in an international food and wine experience never before seen in Delaware. This is a series of multi-course dinners and tastings to be held in private homes of distinction and the Hotel duPont to benefit the Delaware Theatre Company.  Celebrity guest chefs and top local chefs will be featured as well as winemakers. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9esFS or call 302-322-3788.   

Discover the Governor Ross Mansion and Plantation
Open for tours on Saturday and Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Learn about life in Delaware around the Civil War time period while touring this gorgeous home in Sussex County. Also, stop by the Seaford Museum! For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9etlC or call 302-628-9500. 

Hagley's Dollar Days
February 04 - March 31, 2012 
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Visit the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family. Admission is just $1 every Saturday in February and March. Of course, members are still free. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9etnE or call (302) 658-2400.

Coastal Concerts presents Carpe Diem String Quartet
Sunday, February 25, 2012
Begins at 8:00 p.m.
Join Carpe Diem String Quartet and enjoy their eclectic music at the Bethel United Methodist Fellowship Hall. For more information, visit http://www.carpediemstringquartet.com/

Victorian Costume Ball at Rockwood Park and Mansion
Saturday, February 25, 2012
Begins at 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of popular ballroom dances of the mid to late 19th century. Historic dance instruction at 7:00 p.m. Music by String Theory, a live string quartet. Victorian costumes and finery encouraged but not required. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9erFa or call 302-762-2075. 

Sunday Brunch at Bonz Restaurant and Lounge
Harrington Raceway and Casino
Sunday, February 26, 2012
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy made-to-order eggs and omelets, French toast, waffles and crepes, and so many more of your breakfast favorites. Plus, sink your teeth into fresh carved tenderloin, salads and crave-worthy sides. Reservations are required. Please call 302-398-5348.

Jazz Brunch at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
Recurring weekly on Sunday until February 26, 2012
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The Hilton Christiana is pleased to offer a Jazz Brunch every Sunday in February from 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. featuring entertainment by Tony Grandberry. Reservations are strongly recommended. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/9erPx or call 302-781-7000. 

For additional event calendars, visit:
http://visitdelaware.com/

http://visitdover.com/

http://visitsoutherndelaware.com/

http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com/

 

posted on: Wednesday, Feb 22, 2012 7:58 PM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 02/17/12 - 02/20/12

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend! Plus, don't forget to focus your lens on the First State and submit your images for the Delaware Tourism Office Seasonal Photo Contest by February 17, 2012. For more information, please visit http://www.visitdelaware.com/photocontest/.

Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward performed by Clear Space Theater Company
February 03 – 19, 2012
Fri-Sat 7:00pm, Sun 3:00pm
A season full of ghosts and high spirits continues with Noel Coward’s classic British farce. Gathering information for his next book, novelist and socialite Charles Condomine hires the eccentric psychic Madame Arcati to conduct a séance. After inadvertently summoning the ghost of his dead wife, Charles must defend his new (and living) wife from this vengeful and hot-tempered spirit. Watch the jealousies fly in one of theatre’s most notorious cat-fights, complete with the sophisticated humor of one of Britain’s wittiest playwrights! To purchase tickets, visit http://www.clearspacetheatre.org/ or call 302-227-2270.

Journey of the Spirit: A Celebration of African American Heritage Through Music at the Schwartz Center for the Arts
Friday, February 17, 2012
Begins at 7:00 p.m.
The Delaware Symphony Orchestra, the Delaware State University Chorus and the Wesley College Chorus will join together to bring one unforgettable evening of music and song to the Schwartz Center stage. In celebration of Black History Month the program will focus on pieces either composed by or for the African American community, dating back to the seventeen and eighteen hundreds to present. For more information, visit http://www.schwartzcenter.com or call 302-678-5152.

BeauSoleil and Marcia Bell at the Grand Opera House
February 17, 2012 – February 19, 2012
Begins at 8:00 p.m.
A heart-racing musical tour of Gulf Coast and Louisiana Blues at The Grand Opera House in Wilmington. For more information, visit http://www.ticketsatthegrand.org/ or call 302-652-5577.

Hagley's Dollar Days
February 04 - March 31, 2012
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Visit the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family. Admission is just $1 every Saturday in February and March. Of course, members are still free. For more information, visit http://www.hagley.org/events.html or call (302) 658-2400.

Lewes Historical Society Antiques and Collectables Sale
Saturday, February 18, 2012
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Lewes Historical Society Antiques & Collectables Sale will be an antique-lovers paradise. Continued on Saturday, February 18th from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Rabbit’s Ferry House, the sale will feature antiques and collectibles for yourself or that special someone! Enjoy everything from antique jewelry to beautiful furniture. For more information, visit http://www.historiclewes.org/ or call 302-645-7670.

Free admission on Sundays to the Delaware Art Museum
Sunday, February 19, 2012
Free admission on Sundays, thanks to support from AstraZeneca. For more information, visit http://www.delart.org/home.html or call 302-571-9590.

Delaware Winter Antique Show
Sunday, February 19, 2012
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Come spend the day with us at the second Annual indoor Delaware Winter Antique Show taking place from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Nur Shrine Center on Route. 13 / 198 South DuPont Highway in New Castle, DE 19720. 60 of our best antique and collectible dealers from the region will be offering a wide variety of merchandise. For more information, visit http://www.toyshows.org/ or call 856-302-3606.

Sunday Brunch at Bonz Restaurant and Lounge
Harrington Raceway and Casino
Sunday, February 19, 2012
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy made-to-order eggs and omelets, French toast, waffles and crepes, and so many more of your breakfast favorites. Plus, sink your teeth into fresh carved tenderloin, salads and crave-worthy sides. Reservations are required. Please call 302-398-5348.

Delaware’s Capital Region Bridal Showcase
Sunday, February 19, 2012
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The Delaware’s Capital Region Bridal Showcase will showcase Kent County Delaware’s wedding destination venues, hotels and other appropriate bridal and event related venues, as well as a host resources from cakes to gowns, invitations to flowers and all of the things you may not have even thought about needing to begin the next chapter of your life. For more information, visit http://delawarecapitalregionbridalshowcase.com/ or call 302-734-8309.

Wilmington Blue Rocks Presidents Day Ticket Sale
Monday, February 20, 2012
Join us on Monday, February 20th for the annual Presidents Day Ticket Event at Frawley Stadium. Enjoy a complimentary brunch, amazing ticket purchase rewards and incredible wheel of fun prizes with a presidential spin! For more information, visit http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t426 or call (302) 888-2015.

Natural Leaders: Presidents and Nature at the Delaware Museum of Natural History
Monday, February 20, 2012
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This family-friendly event features hands-on activities and crafts about presidents' roles in environmental preservation and conservation. Visitors will learn important facts about past presidents and their effects on the natural environment. Sponsored by Exelon Power. http://www.delmnh.org/PresidentsDay.php or call 302-658-9111.

Bonus trip ideas:

Delaware History Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/history/

Delaware Wine and Ale Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/wineandale

Delaware Geocaching Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/geo

For additional event calendars, visit:
http://visitdelaware.com/

http://visitdover.com/

http://visitsoutherndelaware.com/

http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com/

 

posted on: Wednesday, Feb 15, 2012 7:26 PM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 02/10/12 to 02/12/12

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend! Plus, don't forget to focus your lens on the First State and submit your images for the Delaware Tourism Office Seasonal Photo Contest by February 17, 2012. For more information, please visit http://www.visitdelaware.com/photocontest/.

Planning a romantic getaway for Valentine's Day? Check out a collection of romance packages from hotels and resorts statewide at http://www.visitdelaware.com/blog/index.cfm/2012/1/30/Delaware-is-the-perfect-romantic-getaway/.

Air Mobility Command Museum - VC-9C Air Force Two Exhibit
Recurring daily
Various times
Explore the only museum dedicated to airlift and air refueling history! Discover the newest addition to the museum, formerly known as Air Force Two, this aircraft transported America's top leadership from 1975 until 2011. For more information, please visit http://amcmuseum.org/exhibits_and_planes/vc-9.php or call (302) 677-5938.

Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward performed by Clear Space Theater Company
February 03 - 19, 2012
Fri-Sat 7:00pm, Sun 3:00pm
A season full of ghosts and high spirits continues with Noel Coward's classic British farce. Gathering information for his next book, novelist and socialite Charles Condomine hires the eccentric psychic Madame Arcati to conduct a séance. After inadvertently summoning the ghost of his dead wife, Charles must defend his new (and living) wife from this vengeful and hot-tempered spirit. Watch the jealousies fly in one of theatre's most notorious cat-fights, complete with the sophisticated humor of one of Britain's wittiest playwrights! To purchase tickets, visit http://www.clearspacetheatre.org/ or call 302-227-2270.

Lewes Winter Fest Barkfest
February 10, 2012 - February 11, 2012
Enjoy Valentine Specials in shops and restaurants and some special pet-themed events.
"Yappy Hour" will be Friday from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Irish Eyes Pub and Restaurant for pets and people who like to yap! The Pet Pageant will Saturday at 2:00 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.leweschamber.com/calendar/event/lewes-winter-fest-barkfest-yappy-hour.htm or call 302-645-8073.

Tours of the Old State House
Mondays - Saturdays (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.); Sundays (1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.)
Learn about the Old State House and its significance to the State of Delaware's history and heritage. For more information, visit http://history.delaware.gov/museums/sh/sh_main.shtml or call (302) 744-5055. Group tours and student travel opportunities are available.

Lewes Historical Society Valentine's Antiques Sale
Saturday, February 11, 2012
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? The Lewes Historical Society will be hosting an Antiques Sale and an Art Sale on February 11th in historic Lewes, Delaware!
The Lewes Historical Society Valentine's Antiques Sale will be an antique-lovers paradise. Held from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Rabbit's Ferry House, the sale will feature antiques and collectibles for yourself or that special someone! Enjoy everything from antique jewelry to classical furniture. The Rabbit's Ferry House is located on the Historical Complex at 110 Shipcarpenter Street in historic Lewes. For more information, visit http://www.historiclewes.org/ or call 302-645-7670.

Valentine's Studio at the Delaware Children's Museum
February 11, 2012 - February 12, 2012
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Get ready to celebrate Valentine's Day with your kids. Craft a card to give to someone special, decorate a "Heart Smart" card, make designs on the geometry boards and cozy up on the carpets to read and build with family and friends. For more information, visit http://www.delawarechildrensmuseum.org/calendar or call 302-654-2340.

Sunday Brunch at Bonz Restaurant and Lounge
Harrington Raceway and Casino
Sunday, February 12, 2012
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy made-to-order eggs and omelets, French toast, waffles and crepes, and so many more of your breakfast favorites. Plus, sink your teeth into fresh carved tenderloin, salads and crave-worthy sides. Reservations are required. Please call 302-398-5348.

Victorine's Valentine's Day at Hagley Museum and Library
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Visitors taste gingerbread, make a Victorian Valentine, write Valentine verses with a quill pen, and design a candy bar wrapper. An exhibit featuring antique Valentine cards and candy packaging will be on display. For more information, visit http://www.hagley.org/events.html or call 302-658-2400.

Treat your Valentine to a night of Elvis at the Courtyard Newark at the University of Delaware
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Begins at 6:00 p.m.
Enjoy a dinner and show with performances by Bob Lougheed and the Mystery Train Band for $69 per person plus gratuity. There will be dancing, a cash bar and a Complimentary Champagne Toast. Plus, for only $79 you and your special someone can stay overnight and receive Breakfast for Two at the Courtyard Newark! For more information, visit http://www.udel.edu/hotel/ or call 302-737-0900.

Bonus trip ideas:
Delaware History Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/history/

Delaware Wine & Ale Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/wineandale/

Delaware Geocaching Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/geo/

For additional event calendars, visit:
http://visitdelaware.com/

http://visitdover.com/

http://visitsoutherndelaware.com/

http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com/

 

posted on: Thursday, Feb 2, 2012 10:05 AM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 02/03/12 to 02/05/12

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend! Plus, don't forget to focus your lens on the First State and submit your images for the Delaware Tourism Office Seasonal Photo Contest by February 17, 2012. For more information, please visit http://www.visitdelaware.com/photocontest/.

Planning a romantic getaway for Valentine's Day? Enter to win a $150 gift card from the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana for the Delaware Tourism Office Romance Sweepstakes at http://www.facebook.com/DelawareTourismOffice and check out a collection of romance packages from hotels and resorts statewide at http://www.visitdelaware.com/blog/index.cfm/2012/1/30/Delaware-is-the-perfect-romantic-getaway/.

"Blast!" performed at the DuPont Theatre
Recurring daily until February 5, 2012
Various show times
This show won a Tony Award for Best Special Event on Broadway and features thrilling performances where athleticism, musical talent, kaleidoscope movement and showmanship merge into an art form that is both competitive and entertaining. To purchase tickets, visit http://duponttheatre.com/blast/ or call 302-656-4401.

Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward performed by Clear Space Theater Company
February 03 - 19, 2012
Friday - Satuday at 7:00 p.m.; Sunday 3:00 p.m.
A season full of ghosts and high spirits continues with Noel Coward's classic British farce. Gathering information for his next book, novelist and socialite Charles Condomine hires the eccentric psychic Madame Arcati to conduct a séance. After inadvertently summoning the ghost of his dead wife, Charles must defend his new (and living) wife from this vengeful and hot-tempered spirit. Watch the jealousies fly in one of theatre's most notorious cat-fights, complete with the sophisticated humor of one of Britain's wittiest playwrights! To purchase tickets, visit http://www.clearspacetheatre.org/ or call 302-227-2270.

Hagley's Dollar Days
February 04 - March 31, 2012
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Visit the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family. Admission is just $1 every Saturday in February and March. Of course, members are still free. For more information, visit http://www.hagley.org/events.html or call (302) 658-2400.

First Saturdays in the First State
Saturday, February 4, 2012
First State Heritage Park
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Explore a variety of special programs and events developed at each historic site for the first Saturday of each month in Dover. Themed exhibits will be open throughout the various sites including the John Bell House, Biggs Museum of American Art, and the Welcome Center. For more information on times and exhibits, please visit http://www.destateparks.com/park/first-state-heritage/programs/index.asp.

"Out the Kitchen Window" Paintings and Photographs by Tony Pratt and Libby Zando
Artists' Reception
Saturday, February 4, 2012
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Located the THE KITCHEN at Paynter's Mill in Milton. For more information, call 302-827-4050.

Jazz Brunch at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
Recurring weekly on Sunday until February 26, 2012
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The Hilton Christiana is pleased to offer a Jazz Brunch every Sunday in February from 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. featuring entertainment by Tony Grandberry. Reservations are strongly recommended. For more information, visit http://www.hiltonchristiana.com/ or call 302-781-7000.

Serafin String Quartet Collage Concert
February 5, 2012
12:00pm
LiveConnections presents Serafin String Quartet in a ClassicAlive! concert series at World Café Live at the Queen. The one-hour themed concerts are programmed as a "collage" of short selections by various composers along with insightful remarks by the musicians. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit http://queen.worldcafelive.com/ or call 302-994-1400.

Lewes Polar Bear Plunge
Sunday, February 5, 2012
Begins at 1:00 p.m.
Join hundreds of Polar Bear Plungers as they rush into the Atlantic Ocean to raise money for the Special Olympics Delaware. The "Plunge" festival includes a Chili Contest, the Polar Bear Cake-Off and gives visitors an opportunity to enjoy Rehoboth Beach's restaurants, hotels and tax-free shopping during the winter season! For more information, visit http://www.plungede.org or call 302-831-4653.

Bonus trip ideas:
Delaware History Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/history/

Delaware Wine & Ale Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/wineandale/

Delaware Geocaching Trail: http://www.visitdelaware.com/geo/

For additional event calendars, visit:
http://visitdelaware.com/

http://visitdover.com/

http://visitsoutherndelaware.com/

http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com/

 

posted on: Wednesday, Feb 1, 2012 12:25 PM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

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