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.
Saturday Jan 03, 2015
Starting January 3, 2015
- Location: Johnson Victrola Museum
Address: 375 S. New St.,
Dover, DE 19901
Johnson Victrola Museum
Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday
Times: 9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
A premier collection of its kind, displaying sound recording industry items dating from the 1890's through 1929. The museum honors Eldridge Reeves Johnson of Dover who founded the Victor Talking Machine Company in 1901. Group tours must be scheduled ahead of time.
Friday Jan 16, 2015
Starting January 16, 2015
Let's Ring in the New Year with Beer!!! 16 Mile Taphouse is hosting their Monthly Beer Event. The 16 of every month they'll be creating a new tradition. Every month they'll pick one of the 16 Mile Brews and it will be infused 4 or 5 different ways. Meet Brewery VIP's and be the first to try the latest brews. They're changing the beer dinner game, and making a night filled with excitement and fun.
Sunday Feb 01, 2015
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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…