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.

Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival
Thursday, October 13 – Sunday, October 16, 2016
Times vary
Rehoboth Beach
Prices vary
Come visit the greatest jazz festival in the world in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.

Apple Scrapple Festival
Friday, October 14 – Saturday, October 15, 2016
Friday – 4:00 – 10:30 PM, Saturday – 9:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Downtown Bridgeville
The annual Apple Scrapple festival celebrates Delaware's agricultural community with live entertainment, carnival rides, trade and craft shows. Plus, visitors can sample Delaware's one-of-a-kind scrapple!

Rustic Garden Tuteur
Friday, October 14, 2016
10:00 – 11:30 AM
Mt. Cuba Center
Give flowering vines something to climb on so they don't run rampant in your garden. Tuteurs, or pyramids, have been around for hundreds of years and are ideal supports for vining species. Using invasive plant materials and minimal construction supplies, create a rustic tuteur to add visual interest to the garden while keeping vines in check. Bring work gloves and pruners.

Cauffiel House Ghost Tour
Friday, October 14, 2016
7:00 – 9:00 PM
Bellevue State Park
Join us as we share stories of “ghostly” experiences and stories at the Cauffiel Estate including a candlelit tour. For those who remain, we’ll have refreshments. The fee for this program is $15 per person. Pre-registratio n required by Wednesday, October 12.

Friday, September 30 – Saturday, November 5, 2016
6:00 – 9:00 PM
Frightland Haunted House & Maze
Prices vary
Selected by the Travel Channel as one of America’s scariest Halloween attractions, Frightland includes haunted attractions such as the Zombie Prison, Horror Hayrides, Haunted Barn and much more.

Haunting in History Walking Tours
Friday, October 14 – Saturday, October 29
7:00, 7:30, 8:30 PM
Historic New Castle
Adults: $13, Kids: $9
If you are brave enough to explore the darker side of New Castle's history, then join the New Castle Historical Society this October for the only ghost tour that brings you inside one of the most haunted mansions of Old New Castle.

Screams at the Beach
Friday, September 30 – Saturday, October 29, 2016
6:30 – 10:30 PM
Prices vary
Looking for the best Haunted Attraction, Haunted Houses, Haunted Hayrides, Woods of Terror, Haunted Cemetery, Mazes or Zombie Paintball? You Found it! Screams at the Beach Halloween Haunted Attraction located in Georgetown, Delaware is the only Choice for Terror. 

Opening Weekend: Old State House Concert Series
Friday, October 14, 2016 – Friday, March 10, 2017
7:30 PM
The Green
For the third season, Delaware Friends of Folk are partnering with the First State Heritage Park in sponsoring a series of concerts through the winter of 2016-2017. These one hour shows will be held in one of the best venues in Dover, the Old State House on Dover's historic Green.

Final Weekend: Riverwalk Mini-Golf 2016
Saturday, May 14 – Saturday, October 15, 2016
10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Wilmington Riverfront
Riverwalk Mini Golf is an 18-hole miniature golf course located right along the Wilmington Riverwalk! This beautifully lanscaped mini golf course was designed by Harris Miniature Golf of Wildwood, New Jersey and features many of the colors and plant life found along the Riverfront, including the iconic Tom Burke birdhouses.

Autumn at Abbott’s Festival
Saturday, October 15, 2016
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Abbott’s Mill Nature Center
Adults: $5, Kids: $3
As a final celebration of Abbott’s Mill Nature Center’s 35 th Anniversary, we are bringing back our Autumn at Abbott’s Festival, which was previously held every fall for 24 years. Historically, this festival has featured a variety of artisan craft demonstrators, live music, children’s activities, hay rides, live animal shows, and tours of our historic Abbott’s Mill.

Delaware Wine & Beer Festival
Saturday, October 15, 2016
12:00 – 5:00 PM
Delaware State Fairgrounds
Southern Maryland native Sam Grow will headline the Delaware Wine and Beer Festival presented by Wells Fargo. Foodies will be able to experience some of the First State’s finest culinary landscape. A wide range of Delaware’s food culture, including barbecue, seafood, and fried dishes, will be served by familiar as well as new food vendors. Games, activities, and other live performances will also be a part of the festival experience.

Hagley Craft Fair
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Saturday – 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Sunday – 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Hagley Museum & Library
$5 (Under 5: free)
This artisans’ marketplace brings talented artisans from the Mid-Atlantic area to display and sell fine arts, crafts, and gourmet items. This premier show will feature works in wood, pottery, jewelry, fibers, metal, and other media. The fair will include a specialty food market.

Hayrides at Hagley
Saturday, October 15 – Sunday, October 30, 2016
11:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Hagley Museum & Library
Free with admission
Families can take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard. Guests can create fall-themed crafts, and see a gunpowder explosion, roll mill in action, and working nineteenth-century machines.

Constitution Yards
All weekend
Times vary
Wilmington Riverfront
Constitution Yards, a 20,000 s.f. outdoor seasonal beer garden makes its home at Justison Landing, along the Christina Riverwalk. Helping to round out what has already become the area’s go-to place for summertime fun, Constitution Yards features an ever-changing rotation of craft beers, frozen cocktails, classic summer BBQ fare, and plenty of space for backyard games like corn hole toss, bocce, and wiffleball. Eat, drink, relax, or play; Constitution Yards is an urban waterfront destination unto itself.

Paranormal Adventure at Fort Delaware State Park
Friday, October 7 – Saturday, October 29, 2016
6:30 and 9:30 PM 
Fort Delaware
Participate in an actual paranormal investigation of Fort Delaware. Visit areas where paranormal activity has been suspected, along with investigators from Diamond State Ghost Investigators. At each area we will use EMFs, data recorders, and temperature sensors to search for paranormal activity. Visitors are welcome to bring their own equipment as long as it is easy to transport.

Fifer Fall Fest
Saturday, September 24 – Monday, October 31, 2016
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fifer Orchards
Corn Maze Fun Park: 6 acre corn maze, straw slides, zip swings, games, pumpkin painting and more - Saturday extras: Hayrides, pumpkin train, farm animal exhibit, pony rides, live music and local food vendors - U-Pick apples (only available on Fridays and Saturdays during apple harvest) - U-Pick pumpkins (available during pumpkin harvest) .. and so much more

Ghosts in the Graveyard at Old Swedes
Saturday, October 15 – Saturday, October 22, 2016
6:30 – 9:00 PM
Old Swedes Church
$10 (Kids 12-17: $6)
Hear ghostly tales and legends. See if you can solve the mystery of the late night bell ringing at Old Swedes. Reservations required. Tours are an hour long and begin every 30 minutes.

Allen Stone: My Favorite Songs, Favorite Stories
Sunday, October 16, 2016
7:00 PM
World Café Live at The Queen
On his third full-length album, soul artist Allen Stone proves himself deeply devoted to making uncompromisingly soulful music that transcends all pop convention. Made in collaboration with Swedish soul singer/songwriter/phenom Magnus Tingsek, Radius captures the warm energy of that creative connection and transports the listener to a higher and more exalted plane.

Autumn Leaf Special
Saturday, October 8 – Sunday, November 6, 2016
11:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Wilmington & Western Railroad
Adults: $14-18, Kids: $13-17 (2-12: $12-16, under 2: free)
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. Reservations are strongly suggested, sell out is likely. Please check our schedule at for specific departure dates and times.

Bowers Beach Big Thursday on Sunday
Sunday, October 16, 2016
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Bowers Beach Maritime Museum
Join us for our annual event-- there will be crafts, food, a parade and car show.

Splatter Dash
Sunday, October 16, 2016
1:00 PM
Oberod Estate
Prices vary
Start out as a blank canvas... end up as a colorful work of art, covered in a rainbow mix of beautiful colors! There will be 7 COLOR STATIONS along the 1.5 mile trail where you will be SPLATTERED in color and then a blast of color will greet you at the finish. The colored powder is produced in the USA and is 100% non-toxic, food-grade corn starch.

Bonus trip ideas:
Sip your way along the Delaware Beer, Wine and Spirits Trail.
Take a step back in time on the Delaware History Trail.
Discover new adventures on the Delaware Outdoor Trail.
Explore the outdoors on the Delaware Geocaching Trail.
Dine out on the Delaware Culinary Trail.
Discover the top things to do in Delaware.