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Events Around Delaware for the Weekend of 02/22/13 to 02/24/13

Here are just a few of the events happening around Delaware this weekend! While you are visiting Delaware, use our mobile site to search for nearby restaurants, hotels and attractions at http://m.visitdelaware.com.

History Hayride at Trap Pond State Park
Friday, February 22, 2013
Begins at 3:00 p.m.
Find out about the Native Americans, pioneers and farmers who were here before Trap Pond was a park. Meet other park visitors as you tour the park in our rustic hay wagon. Then enjoy hot chocolate and roasted marshmallows around the campfire. Registration is required by calling (302) 875-5153.

Stories of the Green at First State Heritage Park
Saturday, February 23, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Take a guided walking tour of historic Dover led by historical interpreters in period dress. This event is free and begins at the John Bell House. For more information, call 302-744-5055.

Brewery tour at Fordham and Old Dominion Brewing Company
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Tours begin at 12:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Take a tour and sample some Delaware Craft Beer! The best deal in town, for $5 you get the tour, five samples, and a pint glass to take home.

H.M.S. Pinafore performed at the Grand Opera House
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Saturday – 7:30 p.m. and Sunday – 2:00 p.m.
H.M.S. Pinafore is Gilbert and Sullivan at their finest. Performed by the internationally known New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players, the comic operetta spoofs opera conventions and British social mores in a convoluted tale of mistaken identity and star-crossed lovers.

Dollars Days at Hagley Museum
Sunday, February 24, 2013
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Admission to Hagley is only one dollar every Sunday in February and March, except for Easter. Enjoy the picturesque winter landscape along the Brandywine. Experience the warmth of the Steam Engine house and industrial noise of the Machine Shop. Visitors can tour the du Pont ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, and lunch at the Belin House Organic Café. It will feature several items costing $1 each. Admission free for members.

Bonus trip ideas:
Delaware Culinary Trail
Delaware Geocaching Trail
Delaware History Trail
Delaware Wine and Ale Trail

For additional event calendars, visit:
http://visitdover.com
http://visitsoutherndelaware.com
http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com

 

Categories: Things to Do

posted on: Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013 11:14 AM
by: Delaware Tourism Office

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