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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    November 2017

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The exhibition will examine artwork, couture, silver, sporting memorabilia, wine, musical instruments, antiquities, and stamps along with ceramics, furniture, and folk art. This broad selection of...

    Cost: $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800-448-3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    On Sunday, November 19, 2017, the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will celebrate the Spirituality of Creativity. Come for all or part of the celebration. All are welcome! The day will...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark
    420 Willa Road
    Newark, DE  19711
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    Sponsor: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark
    Telephone: 302-416-0553
    Contact Name: Anne Green
    Website »

    More information

    Imagine the stories clothes from war could tell—about the people who wore them, the period’s fashion and lifestyle, and the war itself. That is the focus of the “Fashion on All Fronts:...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Old College Gallery
    18 East Main St.
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
    Website »

    More information

    On Sundays, we brunch. Imagine your best ever brunch experience. Now add some local flair, an award-winning culinary team, and a modernly chic ambiance in a brand new gastropub. On Sundays from...

    Cost: varies

    Where:
    Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
    100 Continental Dr.
    Newark, DE  19713
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    Sponsor: Market Kitchen & Bar
    Telephone: 302.631.1551
    Contact Name: Katie McNally
    Website »

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    Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am, 1:00pm and 2:00pm.

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission, $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Stone carving style is influenced by many factors, such as tradition, available tools and material. The “Contemporary Chinese Carvings: Classic Concepts” exhibition highlights 20th century...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Penny Hall
    255 Academy St.
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    The human face conveys an array of emotions, but it also serves as a site of history, struggle, drama and inspiration. In the Mechanical Hall exhibition, “Faces in Black and White: Photography...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Mechanical Hall
    30 North College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
    Website »

    More information

    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
    Website »

    More information

    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society announces the next play in the exciting series of National Theatre Live screenings. National Theatre Live is a groundbreaking project that presents the best of...

    Cost: $18-$20

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


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

    More information

    Find out how it all began with Peter Pan with a magical presentation of "Peter and the Starcatcher".  Shows are at 8pm on November 10, 11th, 17th and 18th, with 2pm matinees on Sunday, November...

    Cost: $12-$20

    Where:
    Wilmington Drama League
    10 West Lea Blvd.
    Wilmington, DE  19802
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    Sponsor: Wilmington Drama League
    Telephone: 302-764-1172
    Website »

    More information

    The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    More information

    Inspired by the Delaware Art Museum’s Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, collaborators Troy Richards and Knut Hybinette will develop a pop-up virtual reality (VR)...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    More information

    Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    More information

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    Owing to Circumstances, a site specific installation by Jennifer Borders, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from November 3-22, 2017. An opening reception to meet the artist will be held on...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    Carvel State Office Building, 2nd Floor
    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

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    While African Americans have long shared the goals of improving their lives and combating injustice, there have been many different visions and strategies used to achieve them. Those often...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Morris Library
    181 South College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19717
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
    Website »

    More information

    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
    Website »

    More information

    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society announces the next play in the exciting series of National Theatre Live screenings. National Theatre Live is a groundbreaking project that presents the best of...

    Cost: $18-$20

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


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

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Owing to Circumstances, a site specific installation by Jennifer Borders, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from November 3-22, 2017. An opening reception to meet the artist will be held on...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    Carvel State Office Building, 2nd Floor
    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

    While African Americans have long shared the goals of improving their lives and combating injustice, there have been many different visions and strategies used to achieve them. Those often...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Morris Library
    181 South College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19717
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Drop in on Nature is an emergent program based all outdoor/all weather and is child led. We encourage children to explore, play and create a child led flow in a natural environment. This process...

    Cost: TLC members  $10 with adult TLC members $20 Drop-off Non-members $20 with adult

    Where:
    The Annex
    501 Chandler Mill Road
    Kennett Square, PA  19348
    View map »


    Sponsor: The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
    Telephone: 610-347-0347
    Contact Name: Stacey Gummey
    Website »

    More information

    The exhibition will examine artwork, couture, silver, sporting memorabilia, wine, musical instruments, antiquities, and stamps along with ceramics, furniture, and folk art. This broad selection of...

    Cost: $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800-448-3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
    Website »

    More information

    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
    Website »

    More information

    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society announces the next play in the exciting series of National Theatre Live screenings. National Theatre Live is a groundbreaking project that presents the best of...

    Cost: $18-$20

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE
    View map »


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

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Owing to Circumstances, a site specific installation by Jennifer Borders, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from November 3-22, 2017. An opening reception to meet the artist will be held on...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    Carvel State Office Building, 2nd Floor
    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

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    While African Americans have long shared the goals of improving their lives and combating injustice, there have been many different visions and strategies used to achieve them. Those often...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Morris Library
    181 South College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19717
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The exhibition will examine artwork, couture, silver, sporting memorabilia, wine, musical instruments, antiquities, and stamps along with ceramics, furniture, and folk art. This broad selection of...

    Cost: $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800-448-3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Imagine the stories clothes from war could tell—about the people who wore them, the period’s fashion and lifestyle, and the war itself. That is the focus of the “Fashion on All Fronts:...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Old College Gallery
    18 East Main St.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
    Website »

    More information

    FREE COMMUNITY EVENT: MID-WEEK WORD REFRESHER Come join us at the Mid-Week Word Refresher every Wednesday at Faith Victory Christian Center from 11:00am - 12:00pm. Refreshments will be...

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    Faith Victory Christian Center
    301 Commonwealth Avenue
    Claymont, DE  19703
    View map »


    Sponsor: Faith Victory Christian Center
    Telephone: 302.354.6726
    Contact Name: Alvin Walker
    Website »

    More information

    Have you ever wanted to see what was behind the stone wall? NOW is your chance! For a LIMITED TIME ONLY, the Tilton Mansion, home to University and Whist Club, will be opening its doors to...

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    University and Whist Club
    805 N Broom St
    Wilmington, DE  19806
    View map »


    Sponsor: University and Whist Club
    Telephone: 302-658-5125 x107
    Website »

    More information

    Stone carving style is influenced by many factors, such as tradition, available tools and material. The “Contemporary Chinese Carvings: Classic Concepts” exhibition highlights 20th century...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Penny Hall
    255 Academy St.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    The human face conveys an array of emotions, but it also serves as a site of history, struggle, drama and inspiration. In the Mechanical Hall exhibition, “Faces in Black and White: Photography...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Mechanical Hall
    30 North College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
    Website »

    More information

    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
    Website »

    More information

    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
    Website »

    More information

    After an evening Yuletide tour, relax and celebrate the season with live jazz and a glass of wine in the festive atmosphere of Winterthur’s Galleries Reception Atrium. Cash wine and beer bar;...

    Cost: 0 - $15

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 180-044-83883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Zen Meditation Clearing the mind and learning to think not thinking is Zen awareness. Taking the appropriate action in this moment is Zen. Once you know this in your body, walking, standing,...

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark
    420 Willa Road
    Newark, DE  19711
    View map »


    Sponsor: UUFN
    Contact Name: Richard Field
    Website »

    More information

    Clearing the mind and learning to think not thinking is Zen awareness. Taking the appropriate action in this moment is Zen. Once you know this in your body, walking, standing, sitting down,...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark
    420 Willa Road
    Newark, DE  19711
    View map »


    Sponsor: UUFN
    Telephone: 302.368.2984
    Contact Name: Richard Field
    Website »

    More information

    Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Inspired by the Delaware Art Museum’s Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, collaborators Troy Richards and Knut Hybinette will develop a pop-up virtual reality (VR)...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    While African Americans have long shared the goals of improving their lives and combating injustice, there have been many different visions and strategies used to achieve them. Those often...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Morris Library
    181 South College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19717
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Every Thursday, 9:00 am, Brown Learning Center Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow,...

    Cost: Drop-in rate of $10.

    Where:
    Brown Center, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Drop in on Nature is an emergent program based all outdoor/all weather and is child led. We encourage children to explore, play and create a child led flow in a natural environment. This process...

    Cost: TLC members  $10 with adult TLC members $20 Drop-off Non-members $20 with adult

    Where:
    The Annex
    501 Chandler Mill Road
    Kennett Square, PA  19348
    View map »


    Sponsor: The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester County
    Telephone: 610-347-0347
    Contact Name: Stacey Gummey
    Website »

    More information

    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The exhibition will examine artwork, couture, silver, sporting memorabilia, wine, musical instruments, antiquities, and stamps along with ceramics, furniture, and folk art. This broad selection of...

    Cost: $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800-448-3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Imagine the stories clothes from war could tell—about the people who wore them, the period’s fashion and lifestyle, and the war itself. That is the focus of the “Fashion on All Fronts:...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Old College Gallery
    18 East Main St.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
    Website »

    More information

    Join us in our newly transformed venue for our re-imagined Thanksgiving Day Buffet on Nov. 23, 2017, from noon–6 p.m., with last seating at 5:30 p.m. The price is $49.95 for adults, $19.95...

    Cost: $49.95 for adults

    Where:
    Hilton Wilmington/Christiana
    100 Continental Dr.
    Newark, DE  19713
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The human face conveys an array of emotions, but it also serves as a site of history, struggle, drama and inspiration. In the Mechanical Hall exhibition, “Faces in Black and White: Photography...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Mechanical Hall
    30 North College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Stone carving style is influenced by many factors, such as tradition, available tools and material. The “Contemporary Chinese Carvings: Classic Concepts” exhibition highlights 20th century...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Penny Hall
    255 Academy St.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
    Website »

    More information

    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
    Website »

    More information

    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
    Website »

    More information

    The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Inspired by the Delaware Art Museum’s Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, collaborators Troy Richards and Knut Hybinette will develop a pop-up virtual reality (VR)...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    While African Americans have long shared the goals of improving their lives and combating injustice, there have been many different visions and strategies used to achieve them. Those often...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Morris Library
    181 South College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19717
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Shop the best local arts, goods, and services on the largest shopping weekend of the year! Why shop the big box stores when you can support local artists and businesses, all while sipping free...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Starboard
    2009 Coastal Hwy
    Dewey Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Dewey Artist Collaboration
    Contact Name: Leah Beach
    Website »

    More information

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    The exhibition will examine artwork, couture, silver, sporting memorabilia, wine, musical instruments, antiquities, and stamps along with ceramics, furniture, and folk art. This broad selection of...

    Cost: $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800-448-3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Bring your family and out-of-town guests to enjoy activities, crafts, and games. Sample historic holiday dishes inspired by nineteenth-century recipes from “The Hagley Cookbook,” play...

    Cost: Adults $14, Senior and students $10, Children 6-14 $5, children 5 and under and

    Where:
    200 Hagley Creek Rd,
    Visitors Center entrance
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
    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: Adults $14, Senior and students $10, Children 6-14 $5, children 5 and under and

    Where:
    200 Hagley Creek Rd,
    Visitors Center entrance
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

    Imagine the stories clothes from war could tell—about the people who wore them, the period’s fashion and lifestyle, and the war itself. That is the focus of the “Fashion on All Fronts:...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Old College Gallery
    18 East Main St.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages...

    Cost: Free to Members, $5 per child and one adult free for Non-Members

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

    More information

    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
    Website »

    More information

    The human face conveys an array of emotions, but it also serves as a site of history, struggle, drama and inspiration. In the Mechanical Hall exhibition, “Faces in Black and White: Photography...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Mechanical Hall
    30 North College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Stone carving style is influenced by many factors, such as tradition, available tools and material. The “Contemporary Chinese Carvings: Classic Concepts” exhibition highlights 20th century...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Penny Hall
    255 Academy St.
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
    Website »

    More information

    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
    Website »

    More information

    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
    Website »

    More information

    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
    Website »

    More information

    Tutto Fresco has live entertainment every Friday night from 6:30–9:30 p.m. Call for details. http://tuttofrescode.com/

    Where:
    Tutto Fresco
    514 Philadelphia Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19809
    View map »

    More information

    Meeting every Friday, Bayhealth Kent General Hospital, 640 s. State Street, Dover, 7:30 pm., Private Dining Room #3 in the basement. For those who have, or think they may have a gambling problem....

    Cost: 0.00

    Where:
    Bayhealth Kent General Hospital
    640 S. State Street
    Private Dining Room #3
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »


    Telephone: 800-855-2CALLGA
    Website »

    More information

    Inspired by the Delaware Art Museum’s Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, collaborators Troy Richards and Knut Hybinette will develop a pop-up virtual reality (VR)...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Shop the best local arts, goods, and services on the largest shopping weekend of the year! Why shop the big box stores when you can support local artists and businesses, all while sipping free...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Starboard
    2009 Coastal Hwy
    Dewey Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Dewey Artist Collaboration
    Contact Name: Leah Beach
    Website »

    More information

    Laura McMillan New Works ~ Paintings, Painted Furniture & Oddities Laura enjoys working in a variety of media on many surfaces from pastels on paper, to oil and acrylic on canvas or...

    Cost: free

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Are you interested in learning more about what volunteer opportunities the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation has to offer? Consider attending our Volunteer Open House at our shipyard in Wilmington, DE from...

    Cost:

    Where:
    Kalmar Nyckel Foundation
    1124 E 7th St
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    Bring your family and out-of-town guests to enjoy activities, crafts, and games. Sample historic holiday dishes inspired by nineteenth-century recipes from “The Hagley Cookbook,” play...

    Cost: Adults $14, Senior and students $10, Children 6-14 $5, children 5 and under and

    Where:
    200 Hagley Creek Rd,
    Visitors Center entrance
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Discover one of the Brandywine Valley's most spectacular holiday showcases! Tour Henry Francis du Pont's dazzling former home decorated in holiday style. Enjoy visions of holidays past and...

    Cost: Check the Winterthur website for updates, winterthur.org.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
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    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: Adults $14, Senior and students $10, Children 6-14 $5, children 5 and under and

    Where:
    200 Hagley Creek Rd,
    Visitors Center entrance
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    The exhibition will examine artwork, couture, silver, sporting memorabilia, wine, musical instruments, antiquities, and stamps along with ceramics, furniture, and folk art. This broad selection of...

    Cost: $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Telephone: 800-448-3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
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    Take delight in the little things! Discover cupboards, cabinets, and entire rooms filled with treasures in miniature on this special tour. Floors 3, 7 & 8, Adult [age 8 and above ]; 1 hr. Please...

    Cost: Please visit: http://www.winterthur.org/?p=1048

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
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    The new Winterthur exhibition series Eye on the Iconic, will debut October 20, 2017, with Royal Splendor: The Coronation Gown from The Crown, featuring the replica coronation gown worn in episode...

    Cost: See www.winterthur.org for ticket information

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Sponsor: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information & Tours
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    Imagine the stories clothes from war could tell—about the people who wore them, the period’s fashion and lifestyle, and the war itself. That is the focus of the “Fashion on All Fronts:...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Old College Gallery
    18 East Main St.
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
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    Come join us in celebrating the mission work of the American Heart Association while raising funds to end cardiovascular disease. There will be a live and silent auction, served dinner with wine,...

    Cost: $175.00

    Where:
    Chase Center on the Riverfront
    Justinson Street
    Wilmington , DE
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    Telephone: 302-286-5704
    Contact Name: Denise Griffin
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    Why stand in line at the mall and wait to see Santa, when you can ride our train and have Santa come to you? The Jolly Old Elf himself rides the train and greets everyone on board, and gives all...

    Cost: Adults: $19; Seniors (60+): $18; Children (2-12): $17; Children Under 2: Free

    Where:
    Greenbank Station
    2201 Newport Gap Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19808
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    Sponsor: Wilmington & Western Railroad
    Telephone: 302-998-1930
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    Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am, 1:00pm and 2:00pm.

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission, $5-$20

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
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    The Village of Centreville kickstarts the holiday season with Santa Claus, tree decorating and business specials CENTREVILLE, DE—The Centreville Civic Association (CCA) presents the first...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Village of Centreville
    , DE  19807


    Sponsor: MacElree Harvey, Ltd. Centreville Veterinary Hospital
    Telephone: 267-221-8805
    Contact Name: Catherine Nessa
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    Stone carving style is influenced by many factors, such as tradition, available tools and material. The “Contemporary Chinese Carvings: Classic Concepts” exhibition highlights 20th century...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Penny Hall
    255 Academy St.
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
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    The human face conveys an array of emotions, but it also serves as a site of history, struggle, drama and inspiration. In the Mechanical Hall exhibition, “Faces in Black and White: Photography...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware's Mechanical Hall
    30 North College Ave.
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: University of Delaware Library, Museums & Press
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    Delaware Women’s Chorus Auditions Led by Music Director Joanne Ward, this ensemble is an artistic and nurturing experience for women who love to sing and have some choral background. Explore and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
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    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Joanne Ward
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    Wilmington Community Orchestra Auditions This accomplished amateur ensemble, led by Music Director Tiffany Lu, performs music from the standard symphonic and concerto repertoire. Featured soloists...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
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    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Tiffany Lu
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    Small Wonder Jazz Singers Auditions Led by Martin Lassman, the Small Wonder Jazz Singers offers the community a wonderful opportunity to sing jazz/pop music in a smaller group setting!  The...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Music School of Delaware, Wilmington Branch
    4101 Washington Street
    Wilmington, DE  19802
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    Telephone: 302-762-1132
    Contact Name: Martin Lassman
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    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society is proud to present the Metropolitan Opera’s live broadcast of Thomas Adès’s harrowing tale, THE EXTERMINATING ANGEL, on Saturday, November 25 at 1:00 PM and...

    Cost: $15 - $25

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE  19958
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    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-645-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
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    Inspired by the Delaware Art Museum’s Samuel and Mary R. Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art, collaborators Troy Richards and Knut Hybinette will develop a pop-up virtual reality (VR)...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    Richard Cleaver creates elaborate figurative sculptures full of hidden compartments to capture the lives and secrets of historical figures and personal acquaintances. Cleaver received his bachelor...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    Founded in 1971, the Harmony Weavers Guild is dedicated to the making of cloth—a process involving time-consuming techniques. Created by hand, the works of art highlight attention to design...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    The first major retrospective exhibition of John Sloan’s work since 1988, An American Journey explores all facets of the artist’s long career: his work as an illustrator in Philadelphia, his...

    Cost: Free with Museum admission

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