Things to See and Do

From the Delaware State Fair to the Smyrna Opera House, Kent County's got it going on.




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARTS ORGANIZATIONS

The Ballet Theatre of Dover

P.O. Box 493, Dover, 734-9717.

Children's Theatre of Dover Dover

697-1271, tickets 678-3227, www.thechildrenstheatre.org. The theater presents shows in April, October, December and February.

Delaware Ballet

177 Old Camden Road, Camden, 697-2218, www.delawareballet.com. Performances include an annual production of "The Nutcracker" in December.

Dover Downs

1131 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, 674-4600, www.doverdowns.com. Dover Downs offers big-name talents in its 18,000-square-foot ballroom, and visitors can take part in a live taping of "Dover Downs is Cooking."

Dover Symphony Orchestra

P.O. Box 163, Dover, 678-5152, www.doversymphony.org. The orchestra offers classical concerts in March and October, a pops concert in May and a children's concert in November, all at the Schwartz Center for the Arts.

Ecarte Dance Theater

224 W. Loockerman St., Dover, 674-4689. Ecarte presents two concerts a year, in spring and winter.

Kent County Theatre Guild-

Patchwork Playhouse

140 E. Roosevelt Ave., Dover, 674-3568, www.kctg.org. Kent County Theatre Guild presents five shows each season from September to June, plus an annual cabaret-style fundraiser.

Schwartz Center for the Arts

118 S. Bradford St., Dover, 678-3583 or (800) 778-5078, www.schwartzcenter.com. The center hosts performances by local arts groups, as well as nationally recognized performers.

Smyrna Opera House In the Old Town Hall

Smyrna, 653-4236, www.smyrnaoperahouse.org. The newly restored opera house presents drama and music. Annual events include the Smyrna Opera House Follies in May, monthly wine dinners and a summer musical.

 

 

 

MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES

Air Mobility Command Museum

1301 Heritage Road, Dover Air Force Base, Dover, 677-5938, www.amcmuseum.org. Open Tuesday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed on federal holidays.

Allee House

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, 2591 Whitehall Neck Road, Smyrna, 653-9345. The restored 1750s farmhouse is open spring and on weekends year round from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Barratt's Chapel and Museum

U.S. 113, Frederica, 335-5544, www.Barrattschapel.org. Barratt's Chapel is the oldest surviving Methodist church in the United States.

Delaware Agricultural Museum

N. Dupont Highway, Dover, 734-1618, www.agriculturalmuseum.org. The museum tells the story of Delaware's agricultural past and present through permanent and changing exhibits.

Museum Square Dover

(at The Delaware State Museum Visitor Center), 406 Federal St. 739-4266, www.destatemuseums.org. Open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Includes three state museums:

  • The Delaware Archaeology Museum features exhibits illustrating archaeology, history and culture.

  • The Johnson Victrola Museum exhibits include a 1920s Victrola dealer's store. Victor Talking Machine Co. recordings played regularly.

  • The Museum of Small Town Life Exhibits display the history and culture of Delaware in the early 1900s.

    The Delaware State Museum Visitor Center is open Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Delaware State Police Museum and

    Education Center

    1425 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, 739-7700, www.state.de.us/dsp/museum/Default.htm. The center tells the story of Delaware's original highway patrol and its evolution into the Delaware State Police. Open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month.

    Dover Art League

    21 W. Loockerman St, Dover, 674-0402, www.doverart.org. Monthly juried and judged shows open to the public, plus annual events like the Artists Studio Tour and A Taste of Dover. Open Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Harrington Museum

    110 Fleming St., Harrington, 398-3698. Exhibits at this 18-century Episcopal church include period funeral attire and a circa-1900 glass hearse carriage. Open Monday through Friday 1 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Harrington Railroad Museum

    108 Fleming St., Harrington, 398-3698. Visit a rare Delmarva watchman's tower and walk through a 1926 caboose form the Pennsylvania Railroad.

    John Dickinson Plantation

    340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover, 739-3277, www.destatemuseums.org. Annual events include Old Dover Days in May and the Holiday Dessert Table in December. Open March through December, Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Sunday 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    Messick Agricultural Museum

    325 Walt Messick Road, Harrington, 398-3729, www.taylormessick.com. Antique farm machinery. Open Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    State House Museum

    The Green, Dover, 739-4266, www.destatemuseums.org. The Georgian-style state house features a re-created 18th-century courtroom. Open Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday 1:30-4:30pm.

    Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art

    406 Federal St., Dover, 674-2111, www.biggsmuseum.org. The museum houses work class pieces collected by its namesake.

    Smyrna Museum

    11 S. Main St., Smyrna, 653-1320. This building from the 18th century displays local artifacts and a restored plank house from the late 1600s. Open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Woodburn

    151 Kings Highway, Dover, 739-5656, www.state.de.us/woodburn. Open for tours by appointment and during community events, including Old Dover Days in May, the Fall Festival in September and the Christmas Open House in December.

     

    ANNUAL EVENTS

    MARCH

    St. Patrick's Day Parade

    March 17, Main Street Dover, 678-9112, www.cityofdover.com

    Delaware Horse Expo

    March 23-24, Delaware State Fairgrounds, 398-4630, 542-6065, www.chicksaddlery.com

    Annual Benefit Auction & Flea Market

    March 24, Delaware Agricultural Museum, 734-1618, www.agriculturalmuseum.org

    Hearts and Minds Film Festival

    March 23-25, Schwartz Center for the Arts, 678-5152, www.schwartzcenter.com

    APRIL

    Governor's Annual Spring
    Celebration at Woodburn

    April 14, 739-5656, www.state.de.us/woodburn

    Kent County Master Gardener Annual Scholarship Plant Sale

    April 28, Delaware State University Research Greenhouse, Dover, 857-6426

    Spring Craft Show

    April 28-29, Delaware State Fairgrounds, (717) 656-3208, www.handcraft-unlimited.com

    MAY

    21st Annual
    Smyrna-Clayton

    Heritage Association

    Delawareana Auction May 7, Smyrna Opera House, Smyrna, 653-4236, www.smyrnaoperahouse.org

    Old Dover Days

    May 5, The Green, Dover, 734-4888, www.visitdover.com

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    December 2014

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: 5.00

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Arts
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »

    More information

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Celebrate the magic of the holiday season during the Philadelphia region's most unique holiday tradition under the sea, Christmas Celebration featuring Scuba Santa® at Adventure Aquarium. Starting...

    Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Sponsor: Adventure Aquarium
    Telephone: 856-365-3300
    Website »

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place® is a festive, family-friendly celebration with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street® friends. The park is transformed into a one-of-a-kind Christmas...

    Cost: Visit sesameplace.com for ticket prices

    Where:
    Sesame Place
    100 Sesame Rd.
    Langhorne, PA  19047
    View map »


    Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    Enjoy a peaceful interlude at the end of the year with a 45-minute evening ride aboard our heated 1929 Pennsylvania Railroad "Doodlebug" railcar (which is covered with thousands of holiday...

    Cost: Adults: $12; Seniors (60+): $11; Children (2-12): $10; Children Under 2: FREE

    Where:
    Greenbank Station
    2201 Newport Gap Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19808
    View map »


    Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
    Telephone: 302-998-1930
    Website »

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    Age is an energy, not a number. That’s what you could take from “Big the Musical,” presented at the Wilmington Drama League over the holidays. Being an adult looks fun when you’re a kid,...

    Cost: $20-12

    Where:
    Wilmington Drama League
    10 W. Lea Blvd.
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 764-1172
    Website »

    More information

    The Amstel House will be decorated for a traditional holiday celebration in colonial times, showing off a “dessert board” of the period, and featuring traditional 18th century...

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 322-2794
    Website »

    More information

     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

    Where:
    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Celebrate the magic of the holiday season during the Philadelphia region's most unique holiday tradition under the sea, Christmas Celebration featuring Scuba Santa® at Adventure Aquarium. Starting...

    Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Sponsor: Adventure Aquarium
    Telephone: 856-365-3300
    Website »

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    Enjoy a peaceful interlude at the end of the year with a 45-minute evening ride aboard our heated 1929 Pennsylvania Railroad "Doodlebug" railcar (which is covered with thousands of holiday...

    Cost: Adults: $12; Seniors (60+): $11; Children (2-12): $10; Children Under 2: FREE

    Where:
    Greenbank Station
    2201 Newport Gap Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19808
    View map »


    Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
    Telephone: 302-998-1930
    Website »

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

    Where:
    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Christiana Care: Mindful Meditation for Pain and Stress Location: Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, 4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark Time: 2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. More info: 623-4707 to...

    Where:
    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
    4701 Ogletown-Stanton Road
    Newark, DE
    View map »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: 5.00

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Arts
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Celebrate the magic of the holiday season during the Philadelphia region's most unique holiday tradition under the sea, Christmas Celebration featuring Scuba Santa® at Adventure Aquarium. Starting...

    Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Sponsor: Adventure Aquarium
    Telephone: 856-365-3300
    Website »

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Looking for a way to extend your farmers market enjoyment? There are so many wonderful growers, chefs, bakers and more that we wanted to create an indoor market to support these wonderful local...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Cordrey Center
    30366 Cordrey Road
    Millsboro, DE  19966
    View map »


    Sponsor: East Coast Garden Center
    Telephone: 302-945-3489
    Contact Name: Melissa Dombrowski
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    Enjoy a peaceful interlude at the end of the year with a 45-minute evening ride aboard our heated 1929 Pennsylvania Railroad "Doodlebug" railcar (which is covered with thousands of holiday...

    Cost: Adults: $12; Seniors (60+): $11; Children (2-12): $10; Children Under 2: FREE

    Where:
    Greenbank Station
    2201 Newport Gap Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19808
    View map »


    Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
    Telephone: 302-998-1930
    Website »

    More information

    Enjoy a rare opportunity to see Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America, dressed for the holidays and illuminated with softly glowing lights. Fresh greenery, poinsettias,...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

    Where:
    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: 5.00

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Arts
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Celebrate the magic of the holiday season during the Philadelphia region's most unique holiday tradition under the sea, Christmas Celebration featuring Scuba Santa® at Adventure Aquarium. Starting...

    Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Sponsor: Adventure Aquarium
    Telephone: 856-365-3300
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Beebe Healthcare offers free glucose screenings every Wednesday from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at the following lab locations: Beebe Healthcare Medical Center, 424 Savannah Road, Lewes,...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    , DE

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

    Where:
    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    Start the New Year with an invigorating 1 ½ hour hike at Alapocas Run State Park.  Join our naturalist and photographer Lynn McDowell as they hike though our park’s winter landscape.  Please...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Blue Ball Barn
    1914 West Park Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19803
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-577-7020
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Celebrate the magic of the holiday season during the Philadelphia region's most unique holiday tradition under the sea, Christmas Celebration featuring Scuba Santa® at Adventure Aquarium. Starting...

    Cost: $25.95 for adults; $18.95 for children ages 2-12

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Sponsor: Adventure Aquarium
    Telephone: 856-365-3300
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson...

    Cost: $12 Members, $14 Non-Members

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-351-8558
    Contact Name: Jessica Jenkins
    Website »

    More information

    The insanity steps off at 1 p.m. at Cochran and Cass streets in Middletown. This Mummers-inspired parade spoofs local and national media and political issues. 

    Where:
    Cochran and Cass streets in Middletown
    , DE


    Telephone: 302-218-8588

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

    Where:
    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    Covered Bridge is a musical partnership inspired by the first American folk music unique to the United States that arising from the passions of the Civil War. Friends of Folk is a non-profit...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    First State Heritage Park
    The Old State House
    25 The Green
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »


    Sponsor: First State Heritage Park
    Telephone: 302-739-9194
    Contact Name: Sarah Zimmerman
    Website »

    More information

     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

    Where:
    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    Families can explore Hagley’s 235-acre site with a backpack of holiday activities. Kids can do a scavenger hunt through the property, make a calling card, and decorate a historic parlor on a...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Visions of holidays of old will delight and inspire you at our annual Yuletide tour and celebration. Members free. Included with admission.

    Cost: Members Free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Website »

    More information

    The 1803 du Pont family ancestral home, Eleutherian Mills, will feature holiday decorations and interpretation on the French traditions of exchanging gifts on New Year’s Day and the celebration...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807-0630
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi
    Website »

    More information

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
    View map »


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    The Belin House Organic Café will serve an à la carte brunch menu Saturdays and Sundays, November 29, 2014, through January 4, 2015. The special holiday brunch menu is a la carte and features...

    Cost: menu price

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum and Library
    Telephone: 302-658-2400
    Contact Name: Meg Marcozzi

    More information

    Delaware native, Carson Zullinger, has been exhibiting his figural and landscape fine-art photographs for forty years. Zullinger often subordinates his dynamic and thoroughly modern compositions to...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE  19901

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society and CAMP Rehoboth are co-sponsoring a screening of the comedy “BFFs” at 3:00 PM on Saturday, January 3, 2015 in the upstairs screening room at the Movies at...

    Cost: $7.00

    Where:
    Movies at Midway
    Coastal Highway
    Rehoboth Beach, DE
    View map »


    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-645-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
    Website »

    More information

    Chips for Charity is a Monte Carlo-style cocktail event that boasts table games and dealers, an open bar, catering, a photo booth, a silent auction, 50/50, raffle prizes, a DJ and much more! Unlike...

    Cost: $75/ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA)
    200 S. Madison St.
    The Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Next Gen North
    Telephone: 609-665-6001
    Contact Name: Danielle Dick
    Website »

    More information

    We’re not sure what’s cooler: that classically trained portrait painter Emile Klein biked across the country, or that he traded room and board along the way for paintings of the kind...

    Where:
    Biggs Museum of American Art
    406 Federal Street
    Dover, DE
    View map »


    Website »

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    If you’re a fan of artistic curiosities, we’ve got the show for you. Photographer Bruce Katsiff collects the remains of birds and mammals—skulls, skeletons, bones, and...

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    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE
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    Wait till you get a load of this joint—you won’t believe your eyes. Twinkling lights (only, say, half a million of them), thousands of poinsettias, trees galore, lit fountains and...

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    Longwood Gardens
    1001 Longwood Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348, PA
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    The largest snake ever found was unearthed from Colombia’s Cerrejón coal mine. But you can check out the big guy, straight from the Paleocene, at the Delaware Museum of Natural...

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    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE
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    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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     Holiday displays include an extensive O-gauge model railroad, a Victorian dollhouse, and thousands of critter ornaments on trees at the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum of Art
    US Route 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
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    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
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