Here is a round-up of some of the great events and things to do in Delaware this holiday weekend. While you’re enjoying Delaware, please share travel photos by following VisitDelaware on Instagram and Pinterest and tag your post #Delagram.

Dover's First Fridays
Friday, July 5, 2019
5:00 – 7:00 PM
Shop in Downtown Dover for tax-free specials every First Friday of the month. There will be musicians and live entertainment each month.

Milton Farmers Market
Friday, July 5, 2019
3:00 – 6:00 PM
Our friends at the Milton Farmers' Market are hanging out with us every Friday throughout the farmer's market season! Stop by every Friday from 3-6 p.m. to peruse the local purveyors' pickings and of course, enjoy a tasty Dogfish Head beer!

Picnic Night
Friday, July 5, 2019
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Bring your picnic to enjoy the golden hour in the gardens! Wine and beer will be available for purchase, and The Box Lunch will be on site selling healthy and delicious meals. Join us for the best happy hour around!

5th Annual Family Fun Day
Saturday, July 6, 2019
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Come out and see all the types of vehicles on display and learn how they help and work in the community every day. Our local police will have their Dunk-a-Cop dunking booth and Delaware State Police will have Trooper 2 for you to see. Fifer’s Country Store will be open stocked with their fresh fruits and veggies and special treats!

Elsmere Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks
Saturday, July 6, 2019
5:00 PM
Celebrate summer with lots of ice cream, music, family fun, and more! The children’s area features face painting, stilt walkers, history demonstrations, and fun activities. The event also features local music, local food trucks, and free museum tours.

Kalmar Nyckel Day Sail                                            
Saturday, July 6, 2019
6:00 PM
$60 Adults, $40 for 17 and under               
Food and non-food vendors plus family friendly music to enjoy starting at 6:00 PM with fireworks to go off at 9:30 PM. Bring your own chairs and enjoy this fun-filled evening.

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Saturday, July 6, 2019
7:00 PM
This band takes Tom Petty’s greatest albums and recreates them live on stage — note for note, cut for cut, using the best musicians. Don’t miss this great performance on the Freeman Stage.

Broadkill River Evening Cruise
Sunday, July 7, 2019
Cape Water Tours’ Broadkill River Evening Cruise offers a peaceful, relaxing and very affordable evening cruise. The views of the scenic shorelines and saltwater marshes will leave you with memories you will long remember.