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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    2301 Kentmere Parkway
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    More information

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    View map »


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    More information

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    20 Baltimore Ave.
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    View map »


    Telephone: 227-2270
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    University Museums
    Mechanical Hall Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


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    1914 West Park Drive
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    View map »


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    More information

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    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
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    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    The New Candlelight Theatre
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    The individual artist fellow in painting exhibits at the Mezzanine Gallery.

    Where:
    Delaware Division of the Arts
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 577-8278
    Website »

    More information

    The Delaware College of Art and Design showcases the work of students and faculty in the Continuing Education Program. 

    Where:
    Delaware College of Art and Design
    600 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 622-8000
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Gallery One
    32 Atlantic Ave.
    Ocean View, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 537-5055
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Company
    200 Water St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 594-1100
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    Visionary Scott Kip invents meticulously crafted architectural models out of wood, incorporating light as part of the temporal experience central to his art. 

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Sleeping Beauty makes nap time look good, but who will wake her up? Find out in the beloved fairy tale. PS: Come in your best princess attire and join the princess parade.

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    1014 Delaware Ave.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    The brainchild of Dr. Yasser Payne of the University of Delaware’s Department of Black American Studies, this collaborative exhibition focuses on issues of structural inequality and...

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

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    Cost: Weekly Fee: $200/per child; $175/child for Delaware Zoological Society Members.

    Where:
    Brandywine Zoo
    1001 North Park Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-571-7788 ext.200
    Contact Name: Jacque Williamson
    Website »

    More information

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    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery - Carvel State Office Building
    820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302.577.8278
    Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
    Website »

    More information

    Spend all or part of your spring break exploring the freshwater tidal marsh and Wilmington's Riverfront.

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a report about his favorite bird—the...

    Cost: Adults: $9 Children (3-17): $7 Seniors (60+): $8 Under 3: FREE Members: FREE

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

      This pocket-size exhibition highlights the collection of decorated tinware that Henry Francis du Pont acquired from antiques dealers in New England and Pennsylvania, particularly from...

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (RT 52)
    Winterthur, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Contact Name: Winterthur Information
    Website »

    More information

    Violet Oakley (1874–1961) was an illustrator, stained-glass designer and the first American woman to find fame in the burgeoning field of public mural painting. Throughout her 60-year...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Best known for his innovative photographs of the fashion runways for Interview magazine, Scott Heiser was a talented photographer who documented a wide range of public entertainments...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of frogs and see the world through their eyes....

    Cost: 18.95 - $24.95

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


    Telephone: 610-455-2755
    Contact Name: Corrinne Kluge
    Website »

    More information

    2014 Wilmington Earth Day Celebration Celebrate Earth Day in Rodney Square during your lunch break on April 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Visitors will enjoy giveaways, free raffle items,...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Rodney Square
    10th & North Market streets
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: The City of Wilmington, DelDOT, and the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary
    Telephone: (800) 445-4935 x106
    Contact Name: Dee Ross
    Website »

    More information

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September 27, 2013, will celebrate two important...

    Cost: 6/adults, $5/military/seniors/students, $4/youth (ages 3-18)

    Where:
    Delaware History Museum
    504 North Market Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Historical Society
    Telephone: (302)295-2400
    Website »

    More information

    Come out and cheer on the Blue Rocks at Frawley Stadium!  Be sure to look at www.bluerocks.com for game times and special events and giveaways!

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Frawley Stadium
    801 Shipyard Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-888-2583
    Website »

    More information

    Sleeping Beauty makes nap time look good, but who will wake her up? Find out in the beloved fairy tale. PS: Come in your best princess attire and join the princess parade.

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    1014 Delaware Ave.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 655-1014
    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

    Organist Wayne Zimmerman sets up shop at the console for old-school sing-along music plus a short silent film.

    Where:
    John Dickinson High School
    1801 Milltown Road
    Wilmington
    , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 995-2603
    Website »

    More information

    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like “I Get a Kick Out of You.” 

    Where:
    The New Candlelight Theatre
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

    Children 5 to 18 get the spotlight at this all-media art exhibition. 

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    Local artists use various media to interpret the theme “Spring Awakening.”

    Where:
    Gallery One
    32 Atlantic Ave.
    Ocean View, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 537-5055
    Website »

    More information

    Following its best season in 20 years, Delaware Children’s Theatre’s gangbuster schedule features “Sleeping Beauty”. “Sleeping Beauty” is the premiere of a...

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    The individual artist fellow in painting exhibits at the Mezzanine Gallery.

    Where:
    Delaware Division of the Arts
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 577-8278
    Website »

    More information

    Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of African-American art are showcased.

    Where:
    University Museums
    Mechanical Hall Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    Visionary Scott Kip invents meticulously crafted architectural models out of wood, incorporating light as part of the temporal experience central to his art. 

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Five artists who work in the still life genre present work with traditional and contemporary themes. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

    Legendary jazzman Thomas “Fats” Waller is the king of a sassy, sexy, jazzy kinda world. Five performers bring to life the music of the 1920s and ’30s Harlem Renaissance. 

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Company
    200 Water St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 594-1100
    Website »

    More information

    The Delaware College of Art and Design showcases the work of students and faculty in the Continuing Education Program. 

    Where:
    Delaware College of Art and Design
    600 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 622-8000
    Website »

    More information

    Did you read “The Alchemist?” Then you might dig this, a study exploring the field of alchemy as it relates to the artistic process.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    The legend lives on. Join King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot in one of the most beloved musicals ever. 

    Where:
    Clear Space Theatre Company
    20 Baltimore Ave.
    Rehoboth Beach , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 227-2270
    Website »

    More information

    Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. Check out the iconic images.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    The brainchild of Dr. Yasser Payne of the University of Delaware’s Department of Black American Studies, this collaborative exhibition focuses on issues of structural inequality and...

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

    Where:
    The University of Delaware, University Museums
    Old College Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    Monday – Friday, April 21 – 25 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ages 7 – 11 Each day, folk artists will show how their art reflects their passions, heritage and feelings about...

    Cost: 185 per camper or $45 per day. Aftercare, 3 – 5 p.m., $40 or $15 per day

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


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302-577-7020
    Website »

    More information

    N.C. Wyeth was quite the patriot. His take on Coronado’s 16th-century expedition and Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugural address, plus 10 other important American moments, are on display.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Come enjoy a WILD spring break at the Brandywine Zoo! Each day of the week will have its own zoo related theme. The week will be filled with zoo visits, live animal presentations, games, crafts,...

    Cost: Weekly Fee: $200/per child; $175/child for Delaware Zoological Society Members.

    Where:
    Brandywine Zoo
    1001 North Park Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-571-7788 ext.200
    Contact Name: Jacque Williamson
    Website »

    More information

    Spend all or part of your spring break exploring the freshwater tidal marsh and Wilmington's Riverfront.

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    A selection of recent work by J. Gordon, recipient of a 2013 Individual Artist Fellowship from the Delaware Division of the Arts.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery - Carvel State Office Building
    820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302.577.8278
    Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
    Website »

    More information

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a report about his favorite bird—the...

    Cost: Adults: $9 Children (3-17): $7 Seniors (60+): $8 Under 3: FREE Members: FREE

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

      This pocket-size exhibition highlights the collection of decorated tinware that Henry Francis du Pont acquired from antiques dealers in New England and Pennsylvania, particularly from...

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (RT 52)
    Winterthur, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Contact Name: Winterthur Information
    Website »

    More information

    Best known for his innovative photographs of the fashion runways for Interview magazine, Scott Heiser was a talented photographer who documented a wide range of public entertainments...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of frogs and see the world through their eyes....

    Cost: 18.95 - $24.95

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


    Telephone: 610-455-2755
    Contact Name: Corrinne Kluge
    Website »

    More information

    Violet Oakley (1874–1961) was an illustrator, stained-glass designer and the first American woman to find fame in the burgeoning field of public mural painting. Throughout her 60-year...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September 27, 2013, will celebrate two important...

    Cost: 6/adults, $5/military/seniors/students, $4/youth (ages 3-18)

    Where:
    Delaware History Museum
    504 North Market Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Historical Society
    Telephone: (302)295-2400
    Website »

    More information

    Come out and cheer on the Blue Rocks at Frawley Stadium!  Be sure to look at www.bluerocks.com for game times and special events and giveaways!

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Frawley Stadium
    801 Shipyard Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-888-2583
    Website »

    More information

    Christiana Fire Company Memorial Hall and Sherm's Catering present: Country Line Dancing and Instruction Wednesday, April 23, 2014 6:30pm - 10pm Lite food available by Sherm's Catering...

    Cost: $12

    Where:
    Chrisiana Fire Company Memorial Hall
    2 E. Main Street
    Christiana , DE  19702
    View map »


    Sponsor: Christiana Fire Company Memorial Hall
    Telephone: 302-731-0237
    Contact Name: John
    Website »

    More information

    Sleeping Beauty makes nap time look good, but who will wake her up? Find out in the beloved fairy tale. PS: Come in your best princess attire and join the princess parade.

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    1014 Delaware Ave.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    Local artists use various media to interpret the theme “Spring Awakening.”

    Where:
    Gallery One
    32 Atlantic Ave.
    Ocean View, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 537-5055
    Website »

    More information

    Children 5 to 18 get the spotlight at this all-media art exhibition. 

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    The Delaware College of Art and Design showcases the work of students and faculty in the Continuing Education Program. 

    Where:
    Delaware College of Art and Design
    600 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 622-8000
    Website »

    More information

    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 654-8638
    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

    Five artists who work in the still life genre present work with traditional and contemporary themes. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

    The individual artist fellow in painting exhibits at the Mezzanine Gallery.

    Where:
    Delaware Division of the Arts
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 577-8278
    Website »

    More information

    Visionary Scott Kip invents meticulously crafted architectural models out of wood, incorporating light as part of the temporal experience central to his art. 

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    This free lecture includes advice from Christiana Care Concord Health Center family doctors Kelly Billig-Figura, M.D. and Ray Carter, M.D. on injury prevention, fitness planning and treatment...

    Where:
    Concord Health Center
    161 Wilmington-West Chester Pike
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (800) 693-2273
    Website »

    More information

    Monday – Friday, April 21 – 25 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ages 7 – 11 Each day, folk artists will show how their art reflects their passions, heritage and feelings about...

    Cost: 185 per camper or $45 per day. Aftercare, 3 – 5 p.m., $40 or $15 per day

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


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302-577-7020
    Website »

    More information

    N.C. Wyeth was quite the patriot. His take on Coronado’s 16th-century expedition and Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugural address, plus 10 other important American moments, are on display.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. Check out the iconic images.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Following its best season in 20 years, Delaware Children’s Theatre’s gangbuster schedule features “Sleeping Beauty”. “Sleeping Beauty” is the premiere of a...

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of African-American art are showcased.

    Where:
    University Museums
    Mechanical Hall Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

    Where:
    The University of Delaware, University Museums
    Old College Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    Legendary jazzman Thomas “Fats” Waller is the king of a sassy, sexy, jazzy kinda world. Five performers bring to life the music of the 1920s and ’30s Harlem Renaissance. 

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Company
    200 Water St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 594-1100
    Website »

    More information

    The brainchild of Dr. Yasser Payne of the University of Delaware’s Department of Black American Studies, this collaborative exhibition focuses on issues of structural inequality and...

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Did you read “The Alchemist?” Then you might dig this, a study exploring the field of alchemy as it relates to the artistic process.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    The legend lives on. Join King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot in one of the most beloved musicals ever. 

    Where:
    Clear Space Theatre Company
    20 Baltimore Ave.
    Rehoboth Beach , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 227-2270
    Website »

    More information

    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like “I Get a Kick Out of You.” 

    Where:
    The New Candlelight Theatre
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

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    Join ULI Philadelphia to hear keynote speakers discuss new corporate commitments, employment gains, and real estate transactions in Delaware which have helped the State to re-establish itself...

    Cost: $40

    Where:
    The Westin Wilmington
    818 Shipyard Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: ULI Philadelphia
    Telephone: 215-525-4977
    Contact Name: Gerri Lipp

    More information

    A selection of recent work by J. Gordon, recipient of a 2013 Individual Artist Fellowship from the Delaware Division of the Arts.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery - Carvel State Office Building
    820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302.577.8278
    Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
    Website »

    More information

    Come enjoy a WILD spring break at the Brandywine Zoo! Each day of the week will have its own zoo related theme. The week will be filled with zoo visits, live animal presentations, games, crafts,...

    Cost: Weekly Fee: $200/per child; $175/child for Delaware Zoological Society Members.

    Where:
    Brandywine Zoo
    1001 North Park Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-571-7788 ext.200
    Contact Name: Jacque Williamson
    Website »

    More information

    Spend all or part of your spring break exploring the freshwater tidal marsh and Wilmington's Riverfront.

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a report about his favorite bird—the...

    Cost: Adults: $9 Children (3-17): $7 Seniors (60+): $8 Under 3: FREE Members: FREE

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

    Best known for his innovative photographs of the fashion runways for Interview magazine, Scott Heiser was a talented photographer who documented a wide range of public entertainments...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of frogs and see the world through their eyes....

    Cost: 18.95 - $24.95

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


    Telephone: 610-455-2755
    Contact Name: Corrinne Kluge
    Website »

    More information

    Have you heard the calling of the frogs and toads?  Can you see tadpoles swimming in the water?  Did you ever touch a toad or a turtle?  Search for all of this plus a story and a craft!...

    Cost: $8/$14

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Violet Oakley (1874–1961) was an illustrator, stained-glass designer and the first American woman to find fame in the burgeoning field of public mural painting. Throughout her 60-year...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

      This pocket-size exhibition highlights the collection of decorated tinware that Henry Francis du Pont acquired from antiques dealers in New England and Pennsylvania, particularly from...

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (RT 52)
    Winterthur, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Contact Name: Winterthur Information
    Website »

    More information

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September 27, 2013, will celebrate two important...

    Cost: 6/adults, $5/military/seniors/students, $4/youth (ages 3-18)

    Where:
    Delaware History Museum
    504 North Market Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Historical Society
    Telephone: (302)295-2400
    Website »

    More information

    Come out and cheer on the Blue Rocks at Frawley Stadium!  Be sure to look at www.bluerocks.com for game times and special events and giveaways!

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Frawley Stadium
    801 Shipyard Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-888-2583
    Website »

    More information

    If you like to look for birds but do not know what they are or how to find out, then join bird expert Jim White to learn the ins and outs of birding as you walk with Russell W. Peterson Urban...

    Cost: $5/$9

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Local artists use various media to interpret the theme “Spring Awakening.”

    Where:
    Gallery One
    32 Atlantic Ave.
    Ocean View, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 537-5055
    Website »

    More information

    Children 5 to 18 get the spotlight at this all-media art exhibition. 

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    The Delaware College of Art and Design showcases the work of students and faculty in the Continuing Education Program. 

    Where:
    Delaware College of Art and Design
    600 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 622-8000
    Website »

    More information

    The individual artist fellow in painting exhibits at the Mezzanine Gallery.

    Where:
    Delaware Division of the Arts
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 577-8278
    Website »

    More information

    Following its best season in 20 years, Delaware Children’s Theatre’s gangbuster schedule features “Sleeping Beauty”. “Sleeping Beauty” is the premiere of a...

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    Sleeping Beauty makes nap time look good, but who will wake her up? Find out in the beloved fairy tale. PS: Come in your best princess attire and join the princess parade.

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    1014 Delaware Ave.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 655-1014
    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

    Visionary Scott Kip invents meticulously crafted architectural models out of wood, incorporating light as part of the temporal experience central to his art. 

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

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    Participating restaurants donate one-third of their food sales for the day to benefit AIDS Delaware.

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 652-6776
    Website »

    More information

    Five artists who work in the still life genre present work with traditional and contemporary themes. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Did you read “The Alchemist?” Then you might dig this, a study exploring the field of alchemy as it relates to the artistic process.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of African-American art are showcased.

    Where:
    University Museums
    Mechanical Hall Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    Monday – Friday, April 21 – 25 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ages 7 – 11 Each day, folk artists will show how their art reflects their passions, heritage and feelings about...

    Cost: 185 per camper or $45 per day. Aftercare, 3 – 5 p.m., $40 or $15 per day

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


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302-577-7020
    Website »

    More information

    When Vivian Bearing, a brilliant, demanding poetry professor, undergoes experimental treatment for ovarian cancer, she falls from a position of authority to one of dependency. “Wit”...

    Where:
    Resident Ensemble Players
    Thompson Theatre, Roselle Center for the Arts
    110 Orchard Road
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 831-2204
    Website »

    More information

    Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. Check out the iconic images.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

    Where:
    The University of Delaware, University Museums
    Old College Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    N.C. Wyeth was quite the patriot. His take on Coronado’s 16th-century expedition and Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugural address, plus 10 other important American moments, are on display.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Legendary jazzman Thomas “Fats” Waller is the king of a sassy, sexy, jazzy kinda world. Five performers bring to life the music of the 1920s and ’30s Harlem Renaissance. 

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Company
    200 Water St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 594-1100
    Website »

    More information

    The legend lives on. Join King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot in one of the most beloved musicals ever. 

    Where:
    Clear Space Theatre Company
    20 Baltimore Ave.
    Rehoboth Beach , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 227-2270
    Website »

    More information

    The brainchild of Dr. Yasser Payne of the University of Delaware’s Department of Black American Studies, this collaborative exhibition focuses on issues of structural inequality and...

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like “I Get a Kick Out of You.” 

    Where:
    The New Candlelight Theatre
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

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    A selection of recent work by J. Gordon, recipient of a 2013 Individual Artist Fellowship from the Delaware Division of the Arts.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery - Carvel State Office Building
    820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302.577.8278
    Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
    Website »

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    Come enjoy a WILD spring break at the Brandywine Zoo! Each day of the week will have its own zoo related theme. The week will be filled with zoo visits, live animal presentations, games, crafts,...

    Cost: Weekly Fee: $200/per child; $175/child for Delaware Zoological Society Members.

    Where:
    Brandywine Zoo
    1001 North Park Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-571-7788 ext.200
    Contact Name: Jacque Williamson
    Website »

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    Spend all or part of your spring break exploring the freshwater tidal marsh and Wilmington's Riverfront.

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a report about his favorite bird—the...

    Cost: Adults: $9 Children (3-17): $7 Seniors (60+): $8 Under 3: FREE Members: FREE

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

    Violet Oakley (1874–1961) was an illustrator, stained-glass designer and the first American woman to find fame in the burgeoning field of public mural painting. Throughout her 60-year...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of frogs and see the world through their eyes....

    Cost: 18.95 - $24.95

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


    Telephone: 610-455-2755
    Contact Name: Corrinne Kluge
    Website »

    More information

    Best known for his innovative photographs of the fashion runways for Interview magazine, Scott Heiser was a talented photographer who documented a wide range of public entertainments...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

      This pocket-size exhibition highlights the collection of decorated tinware that Henry Francis du Pont acquired from antiques dealers in New England and Pennsylvania, particularly from...

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (RT 52)
    Winterthur, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Contact Name: Winterthur Information
    Website »

    More information

    Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story-reading followed by an interactive tour of...

    Cost: Free for Museum members, $3.00 per child for non-members, free for adults

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

    More information

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September 27, 2013, will celebrate two important...

    Cost: 6/adults, $5/military/seniors/students, $4/youth (ages 3-18)

    Where:
    Delaware History Museum
    504 North Market Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Historical Society
    Telephone: (302)295-2400
    Website »

    More information

    Come out and cheer on the Blue Rocks at Frawley Stadium!  Be sure to look at www.bluerocks.com for game times and special events and giveaways!

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Frawley Stadium
    801 Shipyard Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-888-2583
    Website »

    More information

    Wow Awards Celebration Presented by Walgreens, join us at the 10th Annual WOW Awards Celebration as the Delaware HIV Consortium honors eight for their contributions to quality service for...

    Cost: $135

    Where:
    Clarion Hotel - The Belle
    1612 N. DuPont Highway
    New Castle, DE  19720
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware HIV Consortium
    Telephone: 302-654-5471
    Contact Name: Scott MacKenzie
    Website »

    More information

    Trees can flourish in urban environments, but all too often they fail because gardeners don’t know a few simple but necessary steps to keep them thriving. Greg Paige, Bartlett Tree...

    Cost: Members: $10; Non-Members: $15

    Where:
    Delaware Center for Horticulture
    1810 N Dupont Street
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Grounds Management Association, Kerns Bros. Tree Service
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Helen Anderson
    Website »

    More information

    The majestic sounds of the Delaware Symphony Orchestra and friends fill Copeland Hall.

    Where:
    The Grand Opera House
    818 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 652-5577
    Website »

    More information

    Visionary Scott Kip invents meticulously crafted architectural models out of wood, incorporating light as part of the temporal experience central to his art. 

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    The individual artist fellow in painting exhibits at the Mezzanine Gallery.

    Where:
    Delaware Division of the Arts
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 577-8278
    Website »

    More information

    The Delaware College of Art and Design showcases the work of students and faculty in the Continuing Education Program. 

    Where:
    Delaware College of Art and Design
    600 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 622-8000
    Website »

    More information

    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 654-8638
    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

    Five artists who work in the still life genre present work with traditional and contemporary themes. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

    Get those wheels spinning and join the more than 2,000 cyclists for a ride through the beaches, bays and beyond—you can’t beat the view. The 5-, 30- and 50-mile routes begin and end...

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 539-2100
    Website »

    More information

    N.C. Wyeth was quite the patriot. His take on Coronado’s 16th-century expedition and Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugural address, plus 10 other important American moments, are on display.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. Check out the iconic images.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Monday – Friday, April 21 – 25 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Ages 7 – 11 Each day, folk artists will show how their art reflects their passions, heritage and feelings about...

    Cost: 185 per camper or $45 per day. Aftercare, 3 – 5 p.m., $40 or $15 per day

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


    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302-577-7020
    Website »

    More information

    This weekend of culinary events—Evening with the Masters, Cellar Masters’ Live Wine Auction and the Celebrity Chefs’ Brunch—benefits Meals On Wheels Delaware, with events...

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 656-3257
    Website »

    More information

    Sleeping Beauty makes nap time look good, but who will wake her up? Find out in the beloved fairy tale. PS: Come in your best princess attire and join the princess parade.

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    1014 Delaware Ave.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    Children 5 to 18 get the spotlight at this all-media art exhibition. 

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    Small town, big films—this festival draws short films from directors around the globe.

    Where:
    252 East Market Street, PMB#252
    West Chester, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: (484) 639-9237
    Website »

    More information

    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like “I Get a Kick Out of You.” 

    Where:
    The New Candlelight Theatre
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

    Did you read “The Alchemist?” Then you might dig this, a study exploring the field of alchemy as it relates to the artistic process.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    The legend lives on. Join King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot in one of the most beloved musicals ever. 

    Where:
    Clear Space Theatre Company
    20 Baltimore Ave.
    Rehoboth Beach , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 227-2270
    Website »

    More information

    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

    Where:
    The University of Delaware, University Museums
    Old College Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    Local artists use various media to interpret the theme “Spring Awakening.”

    Where:
    Gallery One
    32 Atlantic Ave.
    Ocean View, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 537-5055
    Website »

    More information

    The brainchild of Dr. Yasser Payne of the University of Delaware’s Department of Black American Studies, this collaborative exhibition focuses on issues of structural inequality and...

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of African-American art are showcased.

    Where:
    University Museums
    Mechanical Hall Gallery
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-8037
    Website »

    More information

    When unpredictable madcaps Hawkeye and Duke are on the loose, it’s sure to be a good time.

    Where:
    Second Street Players
    Riverfront Theater
    2 S. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 422-0220
    Website »

    More information

    Following its best season in 20 years, Delaware Children’s Theatre’s gangbuster schedule features “Sleeping Beauty”. “Sleeping Beauty” is the premiere of a...

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    A baby was born—and murdered—in a convent. Who fathered and killed the infant? When a court-appointed psychiatrist arrives on the case, her questions force the women to re-examine...

    Where:
    Chapel Street Players
    27 N. Chapel St.
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 368-2248
    Website »

    More information

    When Vivian Bearing, a brilliant, demanding poetry professor, undergoes experimental treatment for ovarian cancer, she falls from a position of authority to one of dependency. “Wit”...

    Where:
    Resident Ensemble Players
    Thompson Theatre, Roselle Center for the Arts
    110 Orchard Road
    Newark, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 831-2204
    Website »

    More information

    Legendary jazzman Thomas “Fats” Waller is the king of a sassy, sexy, jazzy kinda world. Five performers bring to life the music of the 1920s and ’30s Harlem Renaissance. 

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Company
    200 Water St.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 594-1100
    Website »

    More information

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    All routes start and end in Bethany Beach. Choose from a 5-, 30-, 50-mile or Metric Century route. Completion of the ride is optional. 

    Where:
    PNC Bank
    2 S. Pennsylvania Ave.
    Bethany Beach, DE
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Looking for a good deal?  Come to the Camden Friends annual "Spring Fling" Flea Market.  Browse our tables for a variety of gently used treasures, books, clothing and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Camden Friends Gathering Place
    122 East Camden-Wyoming Avenue
    Camden, DE
    View map »


    Sponsor: Camden Friends Meeting
    Contact Name: Judith Light-Baker

    More information

    Great day includes a live radio broadcast, new plants & local artists exhibiting their work.  Bring your family to enjoy face painting, complimentary hot dogs & more!

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    East Coast Garden Center
    30366 Cordrey Rd
    Millsboro, DE  19966
    View map »

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    The 2014 Delaware Brain Tumor Walk has a NEW start time.  The walk will begin at the balloon arches at 10am. Top team and top individual will be acknowledged during the closing ceremony....

    Cost: Donations

    Where:
    Dravo Plaza
    815 Justison St
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    National Brain Tumor Society, the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the brain tumor community in the United States, is hosting its 7th annual Brain Tumor event on April 26, 2014 at...

    Cost: http://events.braintumor.org/delaware-brain-tumor-walk/

    Where:
    , DE

    More information

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a report about his favorite bird—the...

    Cost: Adults: $9 Children (3-17): $7 Seniors (60+): $8 Under 3: FREE Members: FREE

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

    Violet Oakley (1874–1961) was an illustrator, stained-glass designer and the first American woman to find fame in the burgeoning field of public mural painting. Throughout her 60-year...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Best known for his innovative photographs of the fashion runways for Interview magazine, Scott Heiser was a talented photographer who documented a wide range of public entertainments...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of frogs and see the world through their eyes....

    Cost: 18.95 - $24.95

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


    Telephone: 610-455-2755
    Contact Name: Corrinne Kluge
    Website »

    More information

    Over 40 Antique Vendors from the tri state will be joining the Mullica Hill New Jersey Merchants at our Sixth Annual Outdoor Antique Street Fair.  Our Historic Village is a mile...

    Cost: 0

    Where:
    Historic Mullica Hill New Jersey
    Mile Long Main Street
    Mullica Hill, NJ
    View map »


    Sponsor: Mullica Hill Merchants
    Telephone: 856 478 6556
    Contact Name: Judith Salvino
    Website »

    More information

      This pocket-size exhibition highlights the collection of decorated tinware that Henry Francis du Pont acquired from antiques dealers in New England and Pennsylvania, particularly from...

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (RT 52)
    Winterthur, DE  19735
    View map »


    Telephone: 302.888.4600
    Contact Name: Winterthur Information
    Website »

    More information

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September 27, 2013, will celebrate two important...

    Cost: 6/adults, $5/military/seniors/students, $4/youth (ages 3-18)

    Where:
    Delaware History Museum
    504 North Market Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Historical Society
    Telephone: (302)295-2400
    Website »

    More information

    Come out and cheer on the Blue Rocks at Frawley Stadium!  Be sure to look at www.bluerocks.com for game times and special events and giveaways!

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Frawley Stadium
    801 Shipyard Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-888-2583
    Website »

    More information

    R2Hop2, Fordham & Dominion Brewing's annual beer and music festival, will be held April 26 from 12-7 p.m. It features music from four local bands, food from Delaware restaurants, and...

    Cost: 20 in advance

    Where:
    Fordham & Dominion Brewing Co.
    1284 McD Dr.
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »

    More information

    Fun for all ages! Meet live animals, walk with a naturalist, make a craft and try dipnetting in the marsh! Bring your family and learn about how our daily decisions impact the environment and how...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    DuPont Environmental Education Center
    1400 Delmarva Lane
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Cost: 0 for survivors/registration fee for participants

    Where:
    University of Delaware
    S. College Avenue
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: American Cancer Society
    Telephone: 302-669-6326
    Contact Name: Cydney Goldman
    Website »

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    Every plant has a story to tell, and each year hundreds of collectors and garden enthusiasts nationwide celebrate those stories at the Rare Plant Auction®, a gala fund raiser staged...

    Cost: $125 and up

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


    Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Helen Anderson
    Website »

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    Serafin String Quartet will return to the popular community series, The Arts at Trinity, on Saturday, April 26 at 7:30pm. SSQ will be joined by guests Timothy Schwarz, viola and Todd Thiel, cello...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Trinity Episcopal Church
    1108 North Adams Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Trinity Episcopal Church
    Telephone: (302) 652-8605
    Website »

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    Serafin String Quartet will return to the popular community series, The Arts at Trinity, on Saturday, April 26 at 7:30pm. SSQ will be joined by guests Timothy Schwarz, viola and Norman Fischer,...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Trinity Episcopal Church
    1108 North Adams Street
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Sponsor: The Arts at Trinity
    Website »

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    Don't miss these exciting concerts throughout downtown Wilmington! The amazing OperaDelaware Chorus will be joined by international soloists Kirk Dougherty, Timothy Mix, Victoria Cannizzo,...

    Cost: $25-60

    Where:
    OperaDelaware Studios
    4 S Poplar St
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: OperaDelaware
    Telephone: 302.442.7809
    Contact Name: Mary Wilcosky
    Website »

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    What can YOU do to help save species? Join us for our annual Party for the Planet to learn about what you can do to make EVERY DAY Earth Day. Stop by a learning station or talk with a volunteer...

    Cost: Free with paid admission to the zoo.

    Where:
    Brandywine Zoo
    1001 North Park Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-571-7850
    Contact Name: Jacque Williamson
    Website »

    More information

    It’s a day of tours, exhibits, demos, animals, kids’ activities, music and food on the grounds of UD’s Townsend Hall in Newark.

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 831-2508
    Website »

    More information

    Sleeping Beauty makes nap time look good, but who will wake her up? Find out in the beloved fairy tale. PS: Come in your best princess attire and join the princess parade.

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    1014 Delaware Ave.
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 655-1014
    Website »

    More information

    The National Brain Tumor Society’s Delaware Walk connects brain tumor survivors, patients, family members, caregivers, and friends for an inspiring, family-friendly day. All proceeds from...

    Where:
    Dravo Plaza on the Wilmington Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE


    Website »

    More information

    Bug & Bud in Milford is 11 this year. Come celebrate the ladybug and spring blooms with arts and crafts vendors, food and live entertainment. 

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 839-1180
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    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like “I Get a Kick Out of You.” 

    Where:
    The New Candlelight Theatre
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 475-2313
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    The legend lives on. Join King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot in one of the most beloved musicals ever. 

    Where:
    Clear Space Theatre Company
    20 Baltimore Ave.
    Rehoboth Beach , DE
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    Telephone: 227-2270
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    Did you read “The Alchemist?” Then you might dig this, a study exploring the field of alchemy as it relates to the artistic process.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 656-6466
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    The brainchild of Dr. Yasser Payne of the University of Delaware’s Department of Black American Studies, this collaborative exhibition focuses on issues of structural inequality and...

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 656-6466
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    Legendary jazzman Thomas “Fats” Waller is the king of a sassy, sexy, jazzy kinda world. Five performers bring to life the music of the 1920s and ’30s Harlem Renaissance. 

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Company
    200 Water St.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 594-1100
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    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

    Where:
    The University of Delaware, University Museums
    Old College Gallery
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 302-831-8037
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    Works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of African-American art are showcased.

    Where:
    University Museums
    Mechanical Hall Gallery
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 302-831-8037
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    Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish, Norman Rockwell and N.C. Wyeth created some of their best-known images for advertising calendars. Check out the iconic images.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
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    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
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    N.C. Wyeth was quite the patriot. His take on Coronado’s 16th-century expedition and Abraham Lincoln’s second inaugural address, plus 10 other important American moments, are on display.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
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    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
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    Visitors will use simple machines to try and move a “Powder Keg” from one spot to another. Part of Hagley's new Science Saturdays series, on the fourth Saturdays of the...

    Cost: Free-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum and Library
    201 Hagley Creek Rd.
    Greenville, DE  19807
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    Telephone: 302-658-2400
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    When Vivian Bearing, a brilliant, demanding poetry professor, undergoes experimental treatment for ovarian cancer, she falls from a position of authority to one of dependency. “Wit”...

    Where:
    Resident Ensemble Players
    Thompson Theatre, Roselle Center for the Arts
    110 Orchard Road
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 831-2204
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    A baby was born—and murdered—in a convent. Who fathered and killed the infant? When a court-appointed psychiatrist arrives on the case, her questions force the women to re-examine...

    Where:
    Chapel Street Players
    27 N. Chapel St.
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 368-2248
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    Five artists who work in the still life genre present work with traditional and contemporary themes. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
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    Telephone: 645-0551
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    Visionary Scott Kip invents meticulously crafted architectural models out of wood, incorporating light as part of the temporal experience central to his art. 

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 656-6466
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    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
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    Telephone: 888-4600
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    Small town, big films—this festival draws short films from directors around the globe.

    Where:
    252 East Market Street, PMB#252
    West Chester, PA
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    Telephone: (484) 639-9237
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    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
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    Telephone: 654-8638
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    Children 5 to 18 get the spotlight at this all-media art exhibition. 

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 266-7266
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    When unpredictable madcaps Hawkeye and Duke are on the loose, it’s sure to be a good time.

    Where:
    Second Street Players
    Riverfront Theater
    2 S. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
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    Telephone: 422-0220
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    Following its best season in 20 years, Delaware Children’s Theatre’s gangbuster schedule features “Sleeping Beauty”. “Sleeping Beauty” is the premiere of a...

    Where:
    Delaware Children’s Theatre
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-1014
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    Local artists use various media to interpret the theme “Spring Awakening.”

    Where:
    Gallery One
    32 Atlantic Ave.
    Ocean View, DE
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    Telephone: 537-5055
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    Get those wheels spinning and join the more than 2,000 cyclists for a ride through the beaches, bays and beyond—you can’t beat the view. The 5-, 30- and 50-mile routes begin and end...

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 539-2100
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