Firefly weekend 2016 is here! We have info on making the most out of your trip to the festival. If you’re not going to Firefly, there are still many great events and things to do in Delaware this weekend. No matter what you’re up to, please share travel photos by following VisitDelaware on Instagram and Pinterest and tag your post #Delagram.

Firefly Music Festival
Thursday, June 16 – Sunday, June 19, 2016
All day
The Woodlands at Dover International Speedway
Single Day: $129, Single Day VIP: $249
Firefly Music Festival is a premier music experience set among lush wooded landscapes. Witness unforgettable performances and discover the engaging attractions nestled around every turn that make Firefly a can’t-miss summer tradition for music fans from around the world. This year’s headliners include Kings of Leon, Florence & The Machine and Mumford & Sons.

DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival in Wilmington
Monday, June 13 – Saturday, June 18, 2016
Times vary
Rodney Square
The DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival is the largest, multi-day, free, outdoor music festival on the East Coast. Taking place in downtown Wilmington. At this festival artists have performed some of Clifford's great work. Past festival patrons have heard Artists like Chic Corea, Jerry Gonzalez, Pete Escovedo and his orchestra, KEM, Jonathan Butler, Lalath Hathaway, Kirk Whalum, Rick Braun, and Norman Brown have all performed here.

2016 Family Boat Building Weekend in Lewes
Friday, June 17 – Sunday, June 19, 2016
Sunday – 1:00 PM (boat testing)
Lewes Canalfront Park
Support and cheer on groups and families as they build 12-foot shallow draft wooden boats called Bevin's Skiffs. On Sunday, June 19th at 1:00 p.m. the builders will test their boats out. Will they stay afloat? These new handmade boats will launch at the Lewes Canalfront Park.

Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra – “Starry Night Opera”
Friday, June 17, 2016
7:00 PM 
Freeman Stage at Bayside
The Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra looks “to enrich life throughout the mid-Atlantic region through the power of classical music.” The powerful voices of OperaDelaware will join the formidable Mid-Atlantic Symphony, under the fiery direction of Maestro Julien Benichou, for an evening of memorable musicals and great opera.This is a BYOC (Bring Your Own Chair) performance.

Historic Dover Walking Tours
Friday, June 17 – Saturday, June 18, 2016
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
First State Heritage Park
Delve into the rich history of Dover, Delaware with a historic walking tour.

26th Annual Lewes Garden Tour
Saturday, June 18, 2016
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM 
Advance: $20, Day of: $25
The Lewes Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau sponsors its 26th annual Lewes Garden Tour on Saturday, June 18. There are eight private gardens on the tour this year - five “in town” Lewes and three on Lewes Beach. 

Enchanted Summer Day
Saturday, June 18, 2016
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Included with admission
Celebrate the beginning of summer in our award-winning children’s garden! A full day of excitement, imaginative play, and outdoor fun awaits you in the Enchanted Woods. Storytellers, musicians, face painting, games, crafts, and more will provide the perfect kick off to summer. Members free. Included with admission. 

St. Anthony’s Italian Festival
Saturday, June 11 – Sunday, June 19, 2016 
Times vary
St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
The 2015 Festival theme is Abruzzo, a region to which many in Delaware’s Italian-American community trace their ancestry. Throughout the week, the Festival will feature Italian food and drink, classic and modern live music, a dramatic lighting of the historic church building, authentic Italian products, and family rides and games.

Pontoon Boat Tour: Wildlife from the Water
Saturday, June 18, 2016 
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Trap Pond State Park
Adults: $6, Kids (under 12): $3
What better place to see the wildlife of the park than from a touring pontoon boat? We will explore the pond in search of animals eating and drinking, and some just wading around.

Full Moon Kayak
Saturday, June 18, 2016 
8:30 PM
Lums Pond State Park
Enjoy an evening of kayaking when all goes dark. Bring water and a flashlight. Must be at least 14 years old, pre-registration required.

Father’s Day Hike
Sunday, June 19, 2016 
10:00 AM 
Brandywine Creek State Park
Bring Dad and the whole family and enjoy this 2.5 mile hike on our Rocky Run Trail. Naturalists will lead you through woods, across a creek and end in a pine forest. Meet at Thompson's Bridge bullet board. Remember to bring your Trail Challenge card! Free with paid admission to the park.

Father’s Day on the Wilmington & Western Railroad
Sunday, June 19, 2016 
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wilmington & Western Railroad
Adults: $14, Seniors: $13, Kids: $12, Under 2: Free
Fathers ride for half fare! Dads love trains, so why not treat your Dad to a ride behind our steam locomotive on Father's Day? You and Dad will take a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip train ride to our Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, where you'll have a half-hour layover to have a picnic with Dad.

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.
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