Here is a round-up of some of the great events and things to do in Delaware this weekend. While you’re enjoying Delaware, please share travel photos by following VisitDelaware on Instagram and Pinterest and tag your post #Delagram.
Brewery Tour at Fordham & Dominion Brewing Co.
Friday: 4:30 PM, Saturdays: 11:00 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM
Take a tour and sample some Delaware Craft Beer! The best deal in town, for $5 you get the tour, samples of beer, and a pint glass to take home. Sample signature beers, Oak Barrel Stout and Hop Mountain.
"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.
The Saint John’s Bible: Illuminating the Word Exhibit
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Sunday: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Biggs Museum of American Art
Known as the St. John’s Bible, the oversized and lavishly illustrated book is the result of a 15-year effort by world-class calligraphers and artists who used hand-ground paints, ancient inks and quills to decorate each page. The exhibition highlights 70 pages of the Bible, accompanied by a display of tools, materials and artists’ drafts used in its creation.
Tales of Slavery and Freedom Walking Tour
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Discover tales of the past with tours led by historical interpreters in period dress at First State Heritage Park. Tours begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes.
History Hayride at Trap Pond State Park
Saturday, February 20, 2016
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy a hay wagon tour of Trap Pond State Park plus, hot chocolate and roasted marshmallows along a cozy campfire. You’ll learn about the park’s Native American and Pioneer history. $5 per adult, $3 per child under 12. Pre-registration required, please call 302-875-5163.
Cinderella performed by the First State Ballet
Saturday, February 20 – Sunday, February 21, 2016
Saturday: 7:00 PM, Sunday: 2:00 PM
Baby Grand Theater
Watch as the First State Ballet Theatre performs the classic "Cinderella" at the Grand Opera House in Wilmington. Take in the music and artistry as one of the most beloved fairytales is brought to life.
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.