Time off with Kids
Must Do: Listen to the clickity-clack of the train on the tracks during a ride through the scenic Brandywine Valley on the Wilmington & Western Railroad.
Must Eat: Any time of year is a good time for Delaware’s famous Grotto’s Pizza. No matter where you are in the state, you’re never far away from the legendary taste.
Must Shop: Pick strawberries right off the vine and enjoy a day on the farm during a stop at central Delaware’s Fifer Orchards.
Must Stay: Be certain you’ll have room for the whole family by getting a weekend beach rental at an amazing off-season price.
Must Attend: Watch as the sky above Lewes fills with color and design at the Great Delaware Kite Festival.
Spring Break at the Beaches
Must Do: Rock out with a concert at venues, including Bottle & Cork (starting in May) or Wilmington’s The Queen.
Must Eat: Experience open-air relaxed vibe at the rustic chic Dewey Beer Co. for some awesome food, and superb beer.
Must Shop: Find cool fashion for hot prices at Rehoboth’s Tanger Outlet Centers.
Must Stay: Walk right out of your hotel and into the beach’s best bars and clubs by staying at the Hyatt Place Dewey Beach.
Must Attend: Pig out on bacon at Dewey-Rehoboth Bacon Fest.
Weekend Getaway for Couples in Northern Delaware
Must Do: Make time for a long stroll through one of the historic Estates as their gardens come into full bloom.
Must Eat: The delightful and unique Italian fare at La Fia in downtown Wilmington makes for a meal you won’t soon forget.
Must Shop: Walk down one of Delaware’s Main Streets – from New Castle to Newark – and discover both antiques and boutiques galore.
Must Stay: Put an additional touch of elegance into your Delaware visit with a few nights at the iconic Hotel du Pont.
Must Attend: Time your trip to the DuPont Estates to align with the Mt. Cuba Wildflower Celebration to see grand and native flora on display.