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A Colorful Folk: Pennsylvania Germans & The Art of Everyday Life at Winterthur Museum and Gardens
Recurring weekly every Friday-Sunday till January 3, 2016
Museum Hours: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Admission: Included in regular admission and free for members
Explore the unique world of the Pennsylvania Germans and their colorful folk art, including decorated manuscripts (fraktur), textiles, and pottery, in this exhibition highlighting recent acquisitions from the estate of legendary collector and scholar Frederick S. Weiser.

Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs at the Delaware Art Museum
Recurring weekly every Friday – Sunday till May 23, 2015
Museum Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Admission: Free-$25; Sundays are free
This canine exhibit features 65 of photographer Elliot Erwitt’s best pictures of dogs, which were photographed around the world between 1946 and 2004. Funny, poignant, and beautifully composed, these photographs of tiny Chihuahuas, inquisitive poodles, and glowering bulldogs record the relationship between humans and our canine companions.

Historic Dover Walking Tours at First State Heritage Park
Recurring weekly every Friday and Saturday
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Delve into the rich history of Dover, Delaware with a historic walking tour that starts at the John Bell House. Contact 302-739-9194 for details.

“Unraveling Stories” Exhibition at the Hagley Museum
Recurring every Friday-Sunday till July 26, 2015
Museum Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Admission: Included in regular admission and free for members
This experimental exhibition invites visitors to dig deeply into one object. Explore the stories of what a large, hand-made hooked rug tells about the artistic tradition of hooked rugs, science of experimental materials used in its making, and story of the du Pont family on the Brandywine as illustrated by a member of the family.   

Spring Blossom Afternoon Tea at the Green Room in the Hotel du Pont
Friday, April 17, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015
Seatings: 3:00 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Admission: $30
Celebrate the arrival of spring with this fresh take on our favorite afternoon ritual, featuring blooming delicious scones and pastries, with a seasonal selection of savory sandwiches and of course our classic high tea service.

Blue Rocks Home Opening Weekend at Frawley Stadium
Friday, April 17, 2015 – Sunday, April 19, 2015
Friday & Saturday: 7:05 p.m.; Sunday 1:35 p.m.
Admission: Various prices
Head out to Frawley Stadium for the home opening weekend games. They play against the Frederick Keys all weekend long. Go to the Blue Rocks website for special promotions and giveaways this weekend.

Camelot at The Playhouse on Rodney Square
Friday, April 17, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015
Friday: 8:00 p.m.; Saturday: 2:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m.; Sunday 2:00 p.m.
Admission: $20-$79
Tickets are still available for the theatrical production of Camelot at The Playhouse on Rodney Square. It tells fabled the love triangle of King Arthur, his beautiful new Queen Guinevere and the dashing Sir Lancelot, his most trusted knight. Reserve your tickets today.

Dewey Beach Popfest at the Rusty Rudder
Friday, April 17, 2015 - Saturday, April 18, 2015
Performances start at 9:00 p.m.
Admission: No Cover Charge
Enjoy a weekend of great music from bands all over the country. The Rusty Rudder in Dewey Beach is hosting Popfest - a music celebration on four stages featuring Power Pop, Brit Pop and Pop Punk bands. Visit their website for band times.

Ocean to Bay Bike Tour
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Admission: Varies
Join more 2,000 cyclists of all levels for a cycling tour through Sussex County’s beautiful beaches, bays and beyond! This award-winning event offers cyclists a 5-, 30- 50- mile or Metric Century scenic route of a relaxing ride on flat terrain. Following the event join everyone at the finish line for a “Continue the Tour” event with music, deals, prizes and more.

Bird Walk at Auburn Heights Preserve
Saturday, April 18, 2015
9:30 a.m.
Admission: Free
Walk with an experienced bird watcher at Auburn Heights Preserve’s new trail. The walk is for everyone, from beginners to experienced birders.

Daffodil Day at Winterthur
Saturday, April 18, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Admission: Included with Admission; Members are free
Celebrate the beauty of Winterthur's scenic daffodil display! Henry Francis du Pont assembled a collection of heirloom daffodil bulbs arranged in cloud-like drifts on Sycamore Hill. The day's events will include tours, kids' crafts, an afternoon tea, and a daffodil show.

Twin Lakes Brewing Company Brewery Tour and Tasting
Recurring every Saturday
Open 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Tours start at 1:00 p.m.
Admission $22
Enjoy a relaxed and personalized tour at Twin Lakes Brewing Company as they guide you through the history of beer and brewing plus, their unique brewing process and traditions.

Brandywine Creek’s Annual Kite Day
Saturday, April 18, 2015
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Admission: Free for the public; $3 per kite kit
Celebrate springtime at one of Brandywine Creek State Park’s most popular events of the year. Enjoy the weather, music and a sky full of flying kites. This event is accessible for all. Bring your kite or buy a kite.

Open House Tour at Auburn Heights Preserve
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Mansion Tours begin at 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.; Museum tours begin at 2:00 p.m.
Admission: $8 for the mansion or museum, $14 for both
Tour the Auburn Heights Mansion and the Marshall Steam Museum - the world's largest collection of operating steam car.

Boating Through History at Trap Pond State Park
Saturday, April 18, 2015
2:00 p.m.
Admission: $6 adults; $3 under 12
Learn about the history of Trap Pond State Park on a pontoon boat tour. Reservations are required.

Spring Bird Walk at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Admission: Park entrance fee
Enjoy bird watching along the Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge through their auto tour and walking trails. On the Spring Bird walk, the group will observe waterfowl, songbirds, wading birds, and early migratory songbirds.

Free admission to the Delaware Art Museum
Sunday, April 19, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Admission: Free
Admission to the museum is free every Sunday. The Delaware Art Museum is best known for its large collection of British Pre-Raphaelite art, works by Wilmington-native Howard Pyle and fellow American illustrators, and urban landscapes by John Sloan and his circle.

Fort DuPont Walking Tour
Sunday, April 19, 2015
3:00 p.m.
Admission: Free
Join park staff for a leisurely stroll to discover the history, architecture and the community of Fort DuPont. The tour of the old military post includes the theater, gymnasium, guard house, barracks and officer housing. Wear sturdy walking shoes for this one-hour trek.

Bonus trip ideas:

Discover new adventures on the Delaware Outdoor Trail.

Dine out on the Delaware Culinary Trail.

Explore the outdoors on the Delaware Geocaching Trail.

Take a step back in time on the Delaware History Trail.

Sip your way along the Delaware Beer, Wine and Spirits Trail.

Discover the top things to do in Delaware.