Weekend events in Delaware, October 27-29, 2017

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

28th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddlers' Festival
Friday, October 27 –Sunday, October 29, 2017
Rehoboth Beach
Enjoy the 28th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddlers’ Festival! The fun begins on Friday and on Saturday, watch thousands of costumed participants, bands, and decorated cars during the costume parade. After the parade enjoy one of the dozens of activities offered such as the Sea Witch Hunt, shopping in the heritage/ artisan vendor area, Mummers performance on the Boardwalk, horse shows on the beach and more!

Screams at the Beach
Friday, October 27 –Saturday, October 28, 2017
6:30 – 10:30 PM
Looking to scare it up a notch? Check out the Haunted Houses, Haunted Hayrides, Woods of Terror, Haunted Cemetery, Mazes and Zombie Paintball at Screams at the Beach.

Friday, October 27 –Saturday, October 29, 2017
6:00 – 9:00 PM
Selected by the Travel Channel as one of America’s scariest Halloween attractions, Frightland includes haunted attractions such as the Zombie Prison, Horror Hayrides, Haunted Barn and much more.

Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure
Friday, October 27 –Saturday, October 28, 2017
Fort Delaware State Park
Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques during a three hour investigation.

Autumn Hayrides
Friday, October 27 –Saturday, October 29, 2017
6:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Brandywine Creek State Park
Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip and enjoy a crisp fall evening.

Hayrides at Hagley
Friday, October 27 –Saturday, October 29, 2017
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Hagley Museum and Library
Families can take a hayride along the Brandywine to experience the beautiful fall foliage in the Powder Yard.

Hayrides at Killens Pond State Park
Saturday, October 27, 2017
7:00 & 8:00 PM
Killens Pond State Park
The fields and the forest of the park await you on this relaxing ride, and you never know what animals you might see!

A Rockabilly Zombie Halloween Party at Argilla Brewing Co.
Friday, October 27, 2017
6:00 PM           
Argilla Brewing Company at Pietro’s Pizza
Killer Brews & Delicious Foods Delaware's own Bullets hit the stage at 8pm and be sure to come dressed up for your chance to win some great prizes in our Costume Contest.

Morning Glory Espresso Stout Release at Fordham and Dominion
Friday, October 27, 2017
5:00 PM           
Fordham and Dominion Brewing Company
You and your friends are invited to Fordham & Dominion's " MORNING GLORY " Outdoor Release Party! Enjoy the tunes of Ashley Mitchell & Donny Marvel while learning about our brews.

Jim Breuer
Friday, October 27, 2017
7:30 & 10:00 PM        
Grand Opera House
With over 20 years of stand-up comedy experience, Jim Breuer remains one of today’s top entertainers and continues to win over audiences with his charismatic stage antics, dead-on impressions, and family-friendly stand-up.

Glenn Miller Orchestra at Dover Downs
Friday, October 27, 2017
7:00 PM           
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Dance the night away with us to songs like “Moonlight Serenade,” “A String of Pearls,” “Tuxedo Junction,” “Danny Boy,” “Skylark,” “A Sentimental Journey” and “Chattanooga Choo-Choo” among many other great hits.

Dark Dover Lantern Tour
Friday, October 27, 2017
7:00 PM           
John Bell House
During the park’s “Dark Dover” program, visitors will witness firsthand the chilling true stories of gruesome murders and whippings, and encounter characters whose legends have left their sinister imprint on The Green in Dover.

Fifer Orchards Fall Festival
Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fifer Orchards Farm
It’s not fall without a stop at Fifer’s Fall Fest. Enjoy delicious food from many food trucks, a petting zoo, corn maze, and apple and pumpkin picking!

Halloween Family Fun Day at Woodburn
Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Woodburn the Governor’s House
Come tour the grounds of Woodburn and participate in 18th century Halloween games.

Spooky Stretch and Sip at Harvest Ridge
Saturday, October 28, 2017
5:00 PM
Harvest Ridge Winery and Rebel Seed Cidery
Higher Power Yoga and Fitness and Harvest Ridge have partnered up to bring you Vino and Vinyasa! Join Jessica from Higher Power Yoga and Fitness as she leads you through a special Halloween Yoga Flow in the vineyard. Afterwards stay for a Wine Tasting!

Wags, Witches & Warlocks-The Annual Halloween Festival of Bethany Beach
Saturday, October 28, 2017
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Bethany Beach
Mark your calendars, prepare costumes for your family and pets and attend a fun-filled day to benefit local animal rescue, Partners for Paws DE. Face painting, pumpkin painting, costume contests for both people and pets.

Liquid Alchemy Double Release
Saturday, October 28, 2017
Liquid Alchemy Beverages
Be the first to enjoy 2 new beverages! The mead we are releasing is Ground & Tapped, a delicious blend of maple and coffee plus our Cinnical cider -- several exotic cinnamon types blended with Pennsylvania apples.

Straight No Chaser: The Speakeasy Tour
Sunday, October 29, 2017
2:30 PM & 7:30 PM
The Grand Opera House
If the phrase “male a cappella group” conjures up an image of students in blue blazers, ties, and khakis singing traditional college songs on ivied campuses... think again. Straight No Chaser are neither strait-laced nor straight-faced, but neither are they vaudeville-style kitsch. They have emerged as a phenomenon with a massive fanbase, numerous national TV appearances and proven success with CD releases.

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