What’s new in Delaware

Finding out what’s fresh and fun can be a challenge for any reporter assigned to write a “what’s new” story. With that in mind, here’s a roundup of new events, attractions and restaurants in Delaware that could help get your “Summer in Delaware” stories rolling. For more information on any of these story ideas, e-mail Visit.Delaware@state.de.us or call 302-672-6813.

For a look at new restaurants coming to the Delaware resorts (and beyond) this summer, see the Delaware Beaches New Restaurant Roundup for 2015.

Country Music Festivals galore: This could be the year Delaware becomes the music festival capital of the East Coast. The now-legendary Firefly is being joined by two country music festivals -- Big Barrel and Delaware Junction.

New Entertainment Destinations: From high-tech movie theatres to trampoline parks, travelers are getting more reasons to come for the fun.

Brewpubs Galore: Delaware’s craft beer (and spirits) industry is showing no signs of slowing down, with a slew of new breweries, distilleries and brewpubs coming.

A new taste to love: Get ready for a new line of gourmet sodas being created by the beach restaurant empire of the late Matt Haley.

Food on the Run: 2015 is the year when gourmet food trucks really get rolling in Delaware.

New Camping Options: A brand-new, $10 million campground has been opened at Delaware Seashore State Park.

What's New

Delaware's liveliest beach town is getting a brand new hotel, giving visitors an up-to-date lodging option at one of the town's most popular entertainment complexes. Bookings are already coming in for

A brand-new, $10 million campground has been opened at Delaware Seashore State Park, in the shadow of the dramatic Indian River Inlet Bridge. Designed to bring amenities up to today's outdoor

Delaware's food truck revolution is expected to heat up considerably through 2015, supplementing the already rapidly growing assortment of mobile eateries (and non-eatery truck retailers). Here's a

NEW CINEMARK AT CHRISTIANA MALL: One of the best reasons to visit Delaware is the tax-free shopping, and one of the best spots for that is Christiana Mall, which is adding to its ever-expanding lineup

Here's a sampling of some of the new restaurants opening in Lewes, Dewey and Bethany this year. Some are already open, but many are aiming for late spring debut – check before heading out.

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