Winter in Delaware


Dashing through Delaware for the winter will welcome you to the wonders of admiring hundreds of bright lights, taking in the crisp air on an outdoor adventure, relaxing fireside with a cup of cocoa and so much more.

You can experience all things festive while discovering new favorites for the season. This year Delaware towns and attractions are spreading the holiday cheer with festive holiday lights! Follow the sparkly and shiny path that will lead you through the state’s top events like Yuletide at Winterthur or a heartwarming train-ride for the whole family on the Wilmington and Western Railroad Holiday Lights Express.

Tax-free shopping at malls and outlets is the perfect way to prepare for the gift giving season. And the taste buds delight with special wintery drinks available seasonally at Delaware's top craft beverage destinations. Let Delaware on Tap be your guide. Prepare for the winter wonders ahead and make Delaware your home away from home for the holidays.

Travel Advisory: Make sure to review guidelines before arriving at your destination. Some locations may be operating under different capacity or require reservations. You can view the go-to guide to Explore Safely for more information. If you have questions, please complete this form and the Delaware Discovery Advisors can help with suggestions on what’s open. Face coverings are required in public places including outdoors. Strict social distancing of 6ft between anyone outside a family unit must be maintained. Please remember to stay home if you are sick. Delaware will always be here to discover later.