Nine Local Social-Media Accounts to Follow
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On social media, everything happens fast. Who’s going to keep you up to date on events, local trends, foods to try and more? Here’s your answer.
@DEHopScene (2.6k followers)
Six years ago, Lindsey Timberman and Eric Roberts started DE Hop Scene out of a mutual love for craft beer and a desire to help other beer lovers stay on top of the state’s growing craft beer industry. If there’s a tasting or special or a new release, Delaware Hop Scene has it on tap.
@KenGrantDE (6.1k followers)
In 2009, Ken Grant of Newark decided to give social media a try. Now he’s a media consultant for Downtown Visions in Wilmington and one of the most popular Tweeters in Northern Delaware, giving followers a daily rundown on what to do and when to do it.
@VisitSouthDel (8.2k followers)
Sussex County offers more than just pristine beaches—which is exactly what Southern Delaware Tourism proves with its tweets. There are daily updates on upcoming concerts, art exhibits, dining specials and more.
@DEStateParks (8.k followers)
Enjoy beautiful views from your computer or smartphone. Now take that inspiration and head outside.
@JillBidenVeep (30.7k followers)
The Bidens know how to make people smile, and this parody account—not run by Jill or Joe—is no exception. These satirical tweets are from the perspective of Jill Biden, often lovingly mocking the VP. Follow for a daily laugh.
@DowntownCowgirl (1.6k followers)
A once-over of Rehoboth-based Downtown Cowgirl’s Instagram page promises more than just quirky fashion inspiration. Owners Jennifer White and Erin Kesselring give shopaholics a little bit of everything, from vintage jewelry to T-shirts to quirky kitchen towels.
@JennifersBridal (4.9k followers)
You don’t have to be a bride to appreciate a beautiful wedding dress when you see one. Jennifer’s Bridal of Hockessin posts photos of its dreamy dresses, as well as videos of real brides-to-be shopping for their gowns. Inspiration guaranteed.
@girlcarnivore (8.2k followers)
Girl Carnivore Kita Roberts won’t judge if you’re drooling a little while browsing her Instagram feeds of picture-perfect meat dishes from around the state and beyond. She will definitely inspire you to take your grilling skills up a notch.
@DessertsbyDana (32.4k followers)
Delaware King of Cakes Dana Herbert fills his Instagram with—you guessed it—cakes. From cake pops to cupcakes to work-of-art wedding cakes, his confections will blow your mind—and your sweet tooth.