Love to Your Local

Give love to your local by supporting Delaware’s small businesses and attractions. From curbside to delivery, to new safety precautions and socially distant things to do, the local stores, restaurants, hotels and more in Delaware have created innovative ways to support small statewide! 

Below are a handful of ideas for how you can shop, dine, stay, and explore safely all while helping the local favorites that call Delaware home. 

While venturing throughout Delaware, please remember to always stay safe by following recommended safety precautions, review the current travel advisory, and stay home if you're feeling sick.

Explore Local 

From curbside to delivery, browse this ultimate list of stores and boutiques to shop safely at this year throughout Delaware.
Enjoy the fresh air of the outdoors while safely social distancing. Check out top trails, bike rides and more.
There are many choices for enjoying your favorite foods thanks to unprecedented options for take-out and delivery across the state!
Social distance with a view when you make Delaware your home away from home.

Takeout in Delaware

Delicious meals await at Delaware's top restaurantstake out thompson island

Warm up with local flavors in the comfort of your own home, outdoors by the fire, or safely indoors following recommended safety precautions. Whether you are in the mood for the comfiest comfort food, or want to try something unique and new, Delaware restaurants are sure to bring the best to your table. 

Order online for curbside pickup or delivery and opt to explore the unique flavors of locally owned restaurants — the folks who work there will thank you!

Round out your meal with a stop at another local business featuring decadent desserts, hand crafted cocktails or microbrews. Delaware's small businesses have everything you're craving for a delightful culinary adventure.

Plan ahead as food and drink locations will be operating under updated hours for dining in. As in the past, many curbside and delivery options remain available - check out these restaurant listings to see available options. 

Taste Local Flavors

Savor unique, local flavors, found only in Delaware.
Grab these winter flavors to-go at Delaware Breweries, Wineries, Meaderies, and Distilleries!
Check out this wrap-up of Delaware cafes and bakeries that are offering take-out.
View this list of pastries, pies, ice cream and more that can be available for take-out and curbside pick-up to bring home to your household

Coral coveShop Local Stores

Whether you're browsing for fun, looking for gifts or waiting for that special something to grab your attention, find what you're looking for when you shop local. Have you checked out the trendy fashions of Bel Boutique? Or the handcrafted soaps of Suds & Co.? Shopping online and ordering ahead for curbside pickup brings the most unique products to you seamlessly.

Be sure to check-in to local retailers websites and Facebook pages for the latest deals. Willow Marie & Co. has live sales nearly ever day for you to tune in and you don't even have to leave your cozy couch! 

 Some Delaware favorites like Fishers Popcorn, and Fifer Orchards can be shipped right to your door. View more locations here. Happy tax-free shopping!

 

Explore local attractions Delaware Art Museum

This year, more than ever before, we have created new hobbies, embarked on new adventures, and discovered the beauty in paths less traveled. Keep that sense of exploration flowing with scenic walks outdoors, scheduling an appointment to historic destinations, discovering new views, and so much more. 

For more of a virtual exploration you can stay home and immerse yourself in a brand new interactive experience of warm beaches, grand mansions and thrilling adventures. Enter this new virtual world here