Spring in Delaware
As the bright colors of the spring season bloom across Delaware’s scenic landscape, embark on a renewing getaway to gorgeous gardens, energizing outdoor adventures, and exciting festivals. Spring weekends offer the perfect opportunity to experience the best of Delaware.
Top Spring Destinations
- The beauty of Delaware's gardens will leave you awestruck, from the manicured gardens of Nemours Estate to the sprawling blossoms at Winterthur Museum and Gardens to the lovely tulips blooming in historic Lewes.
- Join the fun at Delaware's signature spring festivals like the Annual Spring Sidewalk Sale in Rehoboth and Dewey Beach, the Lewes Tulip Celebration, and Delmarva Birding Weekend. Event dates and times may change, please check with the host organization when planning your trip.
- Immerse yourself in Delaware’s serene and tranquil landscapes while exploring cruising through scenic byways.
Experience the best of spring at these destinations.
Mt. Cuba Center – A must-see during springtime, this DuPont Estate highlights gorgeous wildflowers and native plants.
Nemours Estate – The vibrant French-style gardens are the main attraction of this beautiful estate every spring.
Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge – One of the top spots for birding in the nation with thousands of migrating birds, this refuge is also home to an Insta-worthy piece of interactive art that can only be found on the Delaware Discoveries Trail.
DuPont Nature Center – Unique only begins to describe the scene at the nature center in spring as hundreds of thousands of horseshoe crabs fill the shoreline.
Baywood Greens – With flowering, landscaped holes at every turn, the “Augusta of the North” presents a beautiful and
challenging opportunity for golfers of every skill level.
Lewes Canalfront – Walk along the canal or down Second Street for a day filled with tax-free shopping and stress-free sightseeing.
Please remember to plan ahead and maintain social distancing. Please wear a face covering, bring hand sanitizer, and only travel with those within your immediate family unit. 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.