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Delaware is home to fun festivals and year-round events, come discover what’s happening during your visit.

During spring, history comes to life with the family-friendly Dover Days Festival and the season blooms into colorful landscapes at the Mt. Cuba Center Wildflower Celebration. As the summer heats up, the East Coast’s premier music experience, Firefly Music Festival, brings big-name music acts to Dover. Then, summer celebrations continue with Fourth of July in the First State, featuring fireworks, concerts and more.

Fall brings high-flying action at the World Championship Punkin Chunkin competition, as well as witches and fiddles during the Sea Witch Halloween and Fiddler’s Festival. In October, get a taste of local wineries and breweries during the Delaware Wine and Beer Festival. To round out the year of fun events, during the holiday season, experience the du Pont mansions decked out in their holiday splendor.

Searching for upcoming events? Visit the Delaware Tourism Office blog for the latest updates on weekend events in Delaware. 

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Sunday Feb 01, 2015

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Free admission on Sundays to the Delaware Art Museum

Starting February 1, 2015
  • Location: Delaware Art Museum
  • Address: 2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, DE 19806
  • Venue: Delaware Art Museum
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday
  • Times: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Admission to the Museum is free to all visitors on Sundays. The admission fee is waived thanks to support from generous individuals and the Longwood Foundation. The Delaware Art Museum is best known for its large collection of British Pre-Raphaelite art, works by Wilmington-native Howard Pyle and fellow American illustrators, and urban landscapes by John Sloan and his circle. More

"Smokey Joe's Cafe"

February 1, 2015
  • Location: Wilmington Drama League
  • Address: 10 W. Lea Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19802
  • Venue: Wilmington Drama League
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: Thursdays - Saturdays 8 p.m.; Sundays 2 p.m.
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“Smokey Joe’s Cafe” is a high-energy song and dance celebration honoring the works of two rock 'n' roll pioneers, Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. The show includes 40 of their hits, including “Hound Dog,” “Jailhouse Rock,” “On Broadway” and “Stand by Me.” This Tony Award-nominated and Grammy-winning musical revue is sure to have Wilmington Drama League audiences dancing in their seats!  Tickets are $20, $17 seniors, $12… More

Polar Bear Plunge

February 1, 2015
It's the coolest event of the year! On the first Sunday in February, thousands freeze their fur off by jumping into the frigid Atlantic Ocean to support the athletes of Special Olympics Delaware. Those who raise a minimum of $75 in pledges will receive an official Plunge hoodie sweatshirt, free entry into the Apres Plunge Party, a wristband that entitles you to discounts from retailers throughout Rehoboth Beach and the surrounding area, and, bragging rights over all the people who couldn't bear… More

Sunday Hike Series at Delaware Seashore State Park

February 1, 2015
Back by popular demand! Every Sunday during January and February, hike a trail at Delaware Seashore State Park with a park naturalist. This is a great way to get out, warm up your muscles in the cold weather, and enjoy the winter scenery. Pre-registration required. For information, meeting locations, and pre-registration, call (302) 227-6991 by 3 p.m. on the day prior to each hike. $4 per person The hike schedule is as follows: January 4 and February 1: Burton Island Nature Preserve January 11… More

Winter Weekends at Hagley Museum

February 01 – March 8, 2015
Guests can explore three floors of exhibitions in the Visitor Center, stroll along the river through dozens of historic structures from the Industrial Revolution, and explore the gardens and grounds of Eleutherian Mills at a self-guided pace. Demonstrations of historic machinery, gunpowder explosions, and coal-fired steam engine operations happen throughout the day. The Workers' Hill community is open for visits including the Belin House Organic Cafe. Complimentary timed tickets for guided… More

On-Going Events

Horizon Riverfront Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

February 01 – 28, 2015
  • Location: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Address: 815 Justison St, Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Venue: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: M-T 4-9pm, F 4-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm
  • Visit Website
A brand new winter holiday attraction at the Wilmington Riverfront!  This family-oriented attraction will be fun for all ages and perfect for birthday parties, corporate events and more.  Hours may vary to accommodate school holidays.  Exact times, dates and special programs will appear on the rink's website.  Admission is $7 (ages 13 & up) and $5 (age 12 & under).  Skate rental is $3 per skater. More

Monday Feb 02, 2015

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Winter Weekday Guided Tour

February 02 – March 13, 2015
Visitors may take a two-hour guided tour of Hagley’s 235-acre site. Stops include Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America; the First Office of the DuPont Company; a restored nineteenth-century machine shop; and restored workers’ community. Please note: Eleutherian Mills will be closed for restoration beginning March 2. Visitors may also walk through the Powder Yard or browse exhibitions in the Visitor Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Use Hagley’s… More

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Historic Dover Walking Tours

Starting February 2, 2015
  • Location: John Bell House
  • Address: First State Heritage Park, Dover, DE 19901
  • Venue: John Bell House
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Visit Website
Delve into the rich history of Dover, Delaware with a historic walking tour. More

Horizon Riverfront Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

February 02 – 28, 2015
  • Location: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Address: 815 Justison St, Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Venue: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: M-T 4-9pm, F 4-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm
  • Visit Website
A brand new winter holiday attraction at the Wilmington Riverfront!  This family-oriented attraction will be fun for all ages and perfect for birthday parties, corporate events and more.  Hours may vary to accommodate school holidays.  Exact times, dates and special programs will appear on the rink's website.  Admission is $7 (ages 13 & up) and $5 (age 12 & under).  Skate rental is $3 per skater. More

Tuesday Feb 03, 2015

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Idaho Stampede @ Delaware 87ers

February 3, 2015
Enjoy the fast-paced excitement and buzz of pro basketball at a Delaware 87ers game, which features the top minor league prospects of the Philadelphia 76ers battling rivals from around the country. Conveniently located and affordably priced, 87ers games tip off regularly at Newark's Bob Carpenter Center, just of the Interstate 95 exit and close to shopping, dining and more. Parking is always free -- and be sure to check out the Kids Zone. More

Winter Weekday Guided Tour

February 03 – March 13, 2015
Visitors may take a two-hour guided tour of Hagley’s 235-acre site. Stops include Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America; the First Office of the DuPont Company; a restored nineteenth-century machine shop; and restored workers’ community. Please note: Eleutherian Mills will be closed for restoration beginning March 2. Visitors may also walk through the Powder Yard or browse exhibitions in the Visitor Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Use Hagley’s… More

On-Going Events

Historic Dover Walking Tours

Starting February 3, 2015
  • Location: John Bell House
  • Address: First State Heritage Park, Dover, DE 19901
  • Venue: John Bell House
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Visit Website
Delve into the rich history of Dover, Delaware with a historic walking tour. More

Horizon Riverfront Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

February 03 – 28, 2015
  • Location: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Address: 815 Justison St, Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Venue: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: M-T 4-9pm, F 4-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm
  • Visit Website
A brand new winter holiday attraction at the Wilmington Riverfront!  This family-oriented attraction will be fun for all ages and perfect for birthday parties, corporate events and more.  Hours may vary to accommodate school holidays.  Exact times, dates and special programs will appear on the rink's website.  Admission is $7 (ages 13 & up) and $5 (age 12 & under).  Skate rental is $3 per skater. More

Wednesday Feb 04, 2015

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Twin Lakes Brewing Company Brewery Tour and Tasting

Starting February 4, 2015
  • Location: Twin Lakes Brewing Company
  • Address: 4210 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE 19807
  • Venue: Twin Lakes Brewing Company
  • Times: Wednesday (Open from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - tour at 5:00 p.m.); Saturdays (Open from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - tour at 1:00 p.m.)
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Enjoy a relaxed and personalized tour at Twin Lakes Brewing Company as they guide you through the history of beer and brewing plus, their unique brewing process and traditions. More

Winter Weekday Guided Tour

February 04 – March 13, 2015
Visitors may take a two-hour guided tour of Hagley’s 235-acre site. Stops include Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America; the First Office of the DuPont Company; a restored nineteenth-century machine shop; and restored workers’ community. Please note: Eleutherian Mills will be closed for restoration beginning March 2. Visitors may also walk through the Powder Yard or browse exhibitions in the Visitor Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Use Hagley’s… More

On-Going Events

Historic Dover Walking Tours

Starting February 4, 2015
  • Location: John Bell House
  • Address: First State Heritage Park, Dover, DE 19901
  • Venue: John Bell House
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Visit Website
Delve into the rich history of Dover, Delaware with a historic walking tour. More

Horizon Riverfront Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

February 04 – 28, 2015
  • Location: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Address: 815 Justison St, Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Venue: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: M-T 4-9pm, F 4-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm
  • Visit Website
A brand new winter holiday attraction at the Wilmington Riverfront!  This family-oriented attraction will be fun for all ages and perfect for birthday parties, corporate events and more.  Hours may vary to accommodate school holidays.  Exact times, dates and special programs will appear on the rink's website.  Admission is $7 (ages 13 & up) and $5 (age 12 & under).  Skate rental is $3 per skater. More

Thursday Feb 05, 2015

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Explore The Monster Tours at Dover International Speedway

Starting February 5, 2015
Go behind-the-scens of the Dover International Speedway. Get priviledged access to the pit road, victory lane, Miles the Monster and the infield media center.Tours will be held if weather permits. It will not be held on holidays or two weeks prior to each NASCAR race weekend. More

Winter Waterfowl Education at Trap Pond State Park

February 5, 2015
Many birds stop off at Trap Pond while migrating. Learn about these birds and what draws them to the pond. More

Winter Weekday Guided Tour

February 05 – March 13, 2015
Visitors may take a two-hour guided tour of Hagley’s 235-acre site. Stops include Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America; the First Office of the DuPont Company; a restored nineteenth-century machine shop; and restored workers’ community. Please note: Eleutherian Mills will be closed for restoration beginning March 2. Visitors may also walk through the Powder Yard or browse exhibitions in the Visitor Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Use Hagley’s… More

On-Going Events

Historic Dover Walking Tours

Starting February 5, 2015
  • Location: John Bell House
  • Address: First State Heritage Park, Dover, DE 19901
  • Venue: John Bell House
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Visit Website
Delve into the rich history of Dover, Delaware with a historic walking tour. More

Railroad 101

February 05 – 19, 2015
  • Location: Wilmington and Western Railroad
  • Address: Greenbank Station 2201 Newport Gap Pk, Wilmington, DE 19808
  • Venue: Wilmington and Western Railroad
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 7 - 9 PM
  • Visit Website
An introduction to the Red Clay Valley"s Line: the legacy, equipment and operations.  Learn the history of the Red Clay Valley Line, railroading practices, rules, regulations, etc. Classes are held Thursday evenings plus a  Saturdays afternoon in March to visit the WWRR Enginehouse.  As part of completeing the course, you will have a Saturday afternoon opportunity to operate a WWRR SW-1 diesel locomotive within Marshallton Yard limits. More

Horizon Riverfront Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

February 05 – 28, 2015
  • Location: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Address: 815 Justison St, Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Venue: Riverfront Wilmington
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: M-T 4-9pm, F 4-10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm
  • Visit Website
A brand new winter holiday attraction at the Wilmington Riverfront!  This family-oriented attraction will be fun for all ages and perfect for birthday parties, corporate events and more.  Hours may vary to accommodate school holidays.  Exact times, dates and special programs will appear on the rink's website.  Admission is $7 (ages 13 & up) and $5 (age 12 & under).  Skate rental is $3 per skater. More

Friday Feb 06, 2015

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Art Is Tasty at the Delaware Art Museum

Starting February 6, 2015
Join the Delaware Art Museum for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price).The following is the schedule for the year: February 6: Water Willow, Dante Gabriel Rossetti March 6: Wild Sunflowers and Coke Oven Smoke, Charles Burchfield April 3: New York City, Elliott Erwitt May 1: Marooned, Howard Pyle June 5:… More

Bruce Anthony: Jazz Concert

February 6, 2015
Guitarist Bruce Anthony plays timeless jazz standards from the American songbook, with an impeccable style that incorporates swing, ragtime and his own personal interpretation. Friends of Folk is a non-profit organization devoted to the promotion and preservation of folk music in Delaware. As a part of First Friday activities, Friends of Folk will be hosting a series of concerts during the winter. First Fridays, 7:30 p.m. The Old State House on The Green More
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