For weekend trip ideas in Delaware, here is a guide to all things music, great eats, things to do, and more!

First State Heritage Park Guided Tours
Dover
September 18
Join one of our talented historical interpreters for a stroll back into the past in Downtown Dover!

Kayak Eco-Tour: Exploring Station Cove
Bethany
September 18
Paddle a sit-on-top kayak through the marshes of Rehoboth Bay for a unique glimpse of the historic Indian River Life-Saving Station. 

Private Hayrides at Killens Pond 
September 18 
Felton
Book your own private wagon ride! Groups limited to household members only. Booking required by 4 p.m. the day before

Hot Jam 2020 at Dew Point Brewing 
September 19 
Yorklyn 
Six local bands will be performing their own original music as well as tributes to Live Aid from bands including Queen, the Cars, Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, Pink Floyd and the Beach Boys. All music will be happening solely at Dew Point Brewing Company. Please remember to wear your face covering and maintain social distancing.

Oktoberfest Celebration at Stitch House Brewery
September 19 
Wilmington 
An all day event featuring fantastic food specials, authentic German music and of course, German style beer!

Leftys Summer Drive in 
September 19 
Lewes
Just pull up and park with your crew in your favorite ride, then sit back and relax while you chow on awesome Lefty's grub, served car-side. 
9/19 Michael Franti Live Streaming Concert

End of Summer Season Party
September 19
Dewey Beach
Join the Dewey Business Partnership as they host the annual end of season party on the beach at Dagsworthy. Food, drinks and entertainment will be available. Please remember to wear your face covering and maintain social distancing.

Concerts on the Lawn at Mt. Cuba
September 19
Hockessin
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy an evening in the gardens and listen to live music. A Food Truck will be on site, and beer and wine will be available for purchase.

Wilmington and Western Railroad - Mt. Cuba Meteor 
Wilmington
September 19
Take a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip ride up the Red Clay Valley to our Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, where you'll enjoy a ½-hour layover to have a picnic or simply admire the natural surroundings.

Grain on the Rocks “Rocking the Docks” 
September 20 
Lewes 
Listen to live music by Skribe in a beautiful and safe outdoor setting. Pick your 12’ square spot on the lawn for you and up to 7 family members. All squares are 10’ apart. And best of all, food and drink concessions are ordered online and brought to your space.

Auburn Heights Invitational: Car Show & Garden Party
September 20 
Yorklyn
Enjoy a glimpse of some of the finest early automobiles from the last century! The day’s activities include a silent auction and raffle, featuring items for all interests, including a private tour of Winterthur. 
 

Bonus weekend adventure ideas:
Enjoy a delicious brunch at Bethany Blues of Lewes. Ask about their Ultimate Breakfast Sampler Platter. 

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! 

Curbside Wilmington Happy Hour continues and includes: 

  •  Live entertainment in front of The Grand starting at 5:30 pm.
  •  Expanded outdoor dining
  •  Free valet and self-parking lots
  •  Dedicated curbside pick-up/delivery spaces


Where to Dine - For a quick bite or a sit-down savory meal
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 #SummerSafelyDE. 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.