For weekend trip ideas in Delaware, here is a guide to all things artwork, great eats, fall favorites, and more!
First Friday Event
Stop by The Delaware Contemporary on first Fridays for exhibition openings, food trucks, cash bar, and new programming every month.
Live performance of Vince Guaraldi’s Charlie Brown Christmas at The Schwartz Center
Come downtown to Dover's historic Schwartz Center for an unforgettable evening of live Vince Guaraldi jazz and Christmas tunes!
Stories of the Green Walking Tour
Join one of our talented historical interpreters for a stroll back into the past! Inspired by a rich history spanning 300 years, each guided tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.
Rockwood's Outdoor Art in the Park
Create art in the outdoors at Rockwood Park! Learn introductory Plein Air techniques using the materials you have at hand. Plein Air is a French term meaning "out of doors" and refers to the practice of creating entire finished pictures outside. Participants are asked to bring their own materials (drawing, watercolors, inks and surface to draw on) and chairs. All levels welcome.
Rehoboth Art League Holiday Fair
The 36th Annual Holiday Fair Fine Craft Show, to be held November 7 & 8, 2020, will feature more than two dozen artisans exhibiting and selling their work, including jewelry, glasswork, pottery, clay sculpture, painting, woodworking, mixed media, and decorative and wearable fiber creations
Wagon Rides at Delaware State Parks
Feel the fall spirit on a leisurely wagon ride through the beautiful greenery and pond-side views at Delaware State Parks. If your wagon ride is followed by a campfire (White Clay Creek State Park), bring your own tablecloths, snacks, cooking equipment and beverages
Bethany Blues Brunch and Football
Lewes and Bethany Beach
Make the most of your sunday with Brunch and specials at Bethany Blues. Serving up brunch platters and bloody marys until 3, and then NFL specials the rest of the day!
Bonus weekend adventure ideas:
- Take a scenic road trip or Explore some of the most beautiful views in Delaware with this list of top spots for fall foliage
- Explore your craft beer taste buds when you travel to locations on the DE on Tap app. Be sure to check in to each brewery you try out for your chance to win a prize! Most breweries offer live music on the weekends.
- Find the perfect Insta-worthy moment and experience a new one-of-a-kind experience on the Delaware Discoveries Trail. Explore nine pieces of interactive street artwork throughout the state that you won’t see anywhere else.
- Enjoy this weekend outdoors when you dine at these top outdoor dining spots for Fall
- Where to stay - From affordable hotels to scenic campgrounds, plan your quick weekend getaway with one of these comfy places to stay
Before visiting Delaware be sure to view our Go-To-Guide for tips on how to #ExploreSafelyDE. Please remember to plan ahead and maintain social distancing. Please wear a face covering and bring hand sanitizer. Make sure to review guidelines before arriving at your destination. Some locations may be operating under different capacity or require reservations. Please remember to stay home if you are sick.