Join the fun at Delaware's exciting statewide festivals throughout the year. From high flying action at the World Championship Punkin' Chunkin' or jamming out at the Firefly Music Festival, Delaware festivals are a great way to discover Delaware. Delaware festivals embrace the state's history and heritage, highlight the local flavor and showcase the beauty of Delaware's coastal landscapes.
Scroll through the top statewide Delaware festivals below and use the Delaware online Trip Builder to customize your visit and add events to your travel plan! For travelers interested in planning group tours for Delaware festivals, contact the Delaware Tourism Office at 866-284-7483.
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
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April 17, 2014
Before Leslie Hutchinson-the inspiration for Jack Ross-arrived in London, he was part of a thriving community of African American entertainers, entrepreneurs, and activists who had been traveling to Europe since the 19th century. For her still-in-progress book The Joy Goddess of Harlem: A'Lelia Walker and the Harlem Renaissance, A'Lelia Bundles, Madam C. J. Walker biographer and chairman, Foundation for the National Archives, has explored Harlem's elite and the fascinating network of…
April 17, 2014
The 1978 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical, follow Thomas “Fats” Waller’s journey in this musical tribute to popular 1920’s and ‘30’s black musicians of the Harlem Renaissance. Five performers encapsulate this era of pride, creativity and cultural awareness, all while inviting us into this sometimes zany, sometimes, sexy, always jazzy world.