"Driving Desire: Automobile Advertising and the American Dream" exhibit at Hagley Museum
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The “Driving Desire" exhibit at Hagley Museum explores the relationship between automobile advertising and Americans’ car buying decisions. This new exhibition features more than one hundred artifacts and historic images, drawing heavily from Hagley’s Z. Taylor Vinson collection of transportation ephemera.
52nd Annual Delaware Antiques Show
Friday, Nov. 6 - Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.; Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sixty of the country’s most distinguished dealers present the finest offerings of American antiques and decorative arts, including furniture, paintings, rugs, ceramics, silver, jewelry, and more.
5th Annual Cocoa Crawl
Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Enjoy great deals, delectable drinks, art by Delaware artisans, desserts and fall treats from the best local restaurants - all inside participating stores! $10 admission benefits local charities.
Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival
Saturday, Nov. 7 - Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015
The multi-day Film Festival showcases many of the best American and international films including features, documentaries, and shorts.
Autumn Leaf Special on the Wilmington & Western Railroad
Saturday and Sunday
Train departs at 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Surround yourself with the beauty and splendor of Autumn during the most colorful time of the year. On weekends, we offer 1½-hour round-trips to the Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, or 2½-hour round-trips to Hockessin. Bring your camera and behold the best that the Red Clay Valley has to offer.
First State Heritage Park's 18th Century Market Fair
Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Leave the 21st century behind at the First State Heritage Park 18th Century Market Fair which recreates the sights and sounds of the autumn market fairs held on The Green in Dover in the mid-1700s.
Native American Day
Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Share in the celebration of Native American Day at the Nanticoke Indian Museum with guest speaker Dick "Quiet Thunder" Gilbert. There will be tours of the museum, storytelling, face painting in addition to Native American vendors and food.
Nemours Mansion & Gardens Holiday Tours
Begins Sunday, Nov. 7, 2015 through Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016
Experience rooms beautifully decorated with historical artifacts, enjoy dazzling Christmas trees decked out with hand-painted ornaments and decorations from the early 1900s to the present. Come discover the elegance of Nemours Mansion during the holidays.
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.