From fun events to family adventures, Delaware has an abundance of ways to your Thanksgiving break memorable. Come experience the highlights of the holidays in Delaware!
Yuletide at Winterthur: Now’s the time to check out the mansion’s annual extravaganza of holiday cheer, which this year features nearly a dozen decorated trees.
Wilmington & Western Railroad: This old steam train’s popular Santa Claus Express excursions get under way the day after turkey day.
Go Ape Treetop Adventure: Unleash your inner Tarzan as you zip through the trees and over the water of Lums Pond State Park. The course remains open for the season through December 1, 2019.
Delaware Children’s Museum: Open the day after Thanksgiving, the Children’s Museum is the perfect destination for the little ones. Enjoy the “Sensory Smorgasbord,” where kids get to squish some slime, guess mystery sounds, and bounce on the Bosu ball.
Delaware on Tap: Find your spirit with the Delaware on Tap mobile app. Let the app guide you to top craft beverage destinations like Bellefonte Brewing Co., Painted Stave Distilling or Salted Vines Vineyard and Winery. Check into each location you visit using the app and get one step closer to winning a free prize!
“Elf the Musical” opens: Friday is opening day of the Second Street Players’ production at Milford’s Riverfront Theatre.
Killens Pond State Park: Bring the kids to the park on Friday at noon to enjoy the outdoors and create crafts and decorations at the Nature Center.
Cape Henlopen State Park: Join in a free guided exploration of the pinelands trail at the Park at 11 a.m. Friday where you will uncover cranberries, wildlife and other natural wonders that the early colonists encountered.
5th Annual Dewey Beach Sip and Shop: A weekend of retail therapy gets under way Friday, when local small businesses set up shop at the Starboard.
Winter WonderFest: The open spaces of Hudson Fields will be transformed into a holiday wonderland featuring a Light Spectacular drive-through experience, Christmas Carnival, the VisitDelaware.com Ice Rink, and more.