The Candlelight Theatre

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“Keeping Live Theatre…Alive!” Delaware's best kept secret for a night of entertainment is New Candlelight Theatre located in historic Ardentown, Delaware! The New Candlelight provides an all-inclusive evening of dinner and professional theater in an intimate atmosphere, all for a reasonable price. Operating as a theater venue for over 75 years, the stage of this quaint barn comes alive every weekend year round and entertains thousands of theater-goers. While musicals are New Candlelight’s specialty, other special events such as a monthly Comedy Night are also available offering patrons various opportunities to experience live theater. All tickets include a full-course buffet and show. Cash bar is available as well as free parking. Children and group discount tickets are also available.


2208 Millers Road Wilmington, DE 19810

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  • Monday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

  • Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

  • Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

  • Thursday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

  • Friday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM

  • Saturday: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 6:00 – 10:00 PM

  • Sunday: 1:00 – 6:00 PM

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