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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    August 2016

    Yoga sessions weekly in Lewes Canalfront Park, overlooking the beautiful Lewes-Rehoboth Canal in Historic Lewes. Free. Bring a mat or towel.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Lewes Canalfront Park
    211 Front Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
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    Sponsor: Dimitra Yoga, Friends of Lewes Canalfront Park
    Telephone: 302-645-2795
    Website »

    More information

    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
    View map »

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    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
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    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

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    Tuesdays and Thursdays through Sept 1, 2016: Lewes Ferry Departure: 8:45 am Cape May Ferry Departure: 4:30 pm   Sundays through August 28, 2016 Lewes Ferry Departure: 9:15 am Cape May Ferry...

    Cost: $28/$18/$6

    Where:
    Departs from Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal
    , DE

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    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 »


    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

    More information

    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

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


    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
    Website »

    More information

    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

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


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
    Website »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
    Website »

    More information

    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

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    Take a leisurely 1.5-hour round-trip train ride up the Red Clay Valley to our Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, where you'll enjoy a half-hour layover to have a picnic or simply admire the natural...

    Cost: Adults: $14+; Seniors (60+): $13+; Children (2-12): $12+; 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
    Website »

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      Kalmar Nyckel Tours Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this...

    Cost: Nominal

    Where:
    Cape May Ferry
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
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    IndiaFest is organized by the IndoAmerican Association of Delaware (IAAD). The event is a packaged wholesome family outing—including  sumptuous Indian food, exquisite collection of...

    Cost: $5

    Where:
    Bob Carpenter Center Center
    631 S College Ave Newark, DE
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: Indo American Association of Delaware
    Telephone: 302-468-6505
    Contact Name: Michael Iqbal
    Website »

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    Taste Kennett Food Tours, creators of memorable, unique and fun food experiences, offer three-hour walking food tours of Kennett Square on Sundays at 1 p.m. May through November. Discover our...

    Cost: $49 per person

    Where:
    Historic Kennett Square
    State Street
    Kennett Square, PA  19348
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    Sponsor: Taste Kennett Food Tours
    Telephone: 484-740-0740
    Contact Name: Ann Vaughan
    Website »

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    Enjoy views of the City of Wilmington and the surrounding countryside from the top of Rockford Tower.  Note:  Tower may close if there is inclement weather.  Free.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Rockford Park
    2000 Lookout Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    Telephone: (302) 577-7020
    Website »

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    Belly Dance Classes with Zahra Open to teens and adults. Open to beginner and intermediate levels. Sundays, 1–2 p.m. Four-week series: Aug. 28, Sept. 4, Sept. 18 &...

    Cost: $15-$42

    Where:
    Take the Lead Studio
    320 Lantana Drive
    Hockessin , DE  19707
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    Contact Name: Zahra
    Website »

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    The Rockford Tower opens to the public on Sunday afternoons.  Climb to the top of this historic tower and glimpse a beautiful view of Wilmington.  Note:  Tower may close if there is inclement...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Rockford Park
    2000 Lookout Drive
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    Telephone: 302-577-7020
    Contact Name: Wilmington State Parks
    Website »

    More information

    You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown - the Musical Live at The Everett Theatre! Spend a couple of days in the lives of Charlie Brown and his pint-sized philosopher friends – from...

    Cost: $10-18

    Where:
    The Everett Theatre
    47 W Main
    Middletown, DE  19709
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    Sponsor: The Everett Theatre
    Telephone: 302-540-8561
    Contact Name: Chris Everett
    Website »

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    Cape May - Lewes Ferry Terminal:  43 Henlopen Ct, Lewes, Delaware 19958 Lewes Departure: 3:15pm Each cruise features a Tap Takeover with summer specials from local DE/NJ breweries. $1 off...

    Cost: $19/ Adult

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry
    43 Cape Henlopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Telephone: 1-800-643-3779
    Contact Name: Cape May Lewes Ferry
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society’s Cinema Art Theater will present LITTLE MEN, a drama that portrays how a rapidly changing neighborhood can have a dissimilar impact on two families. Jake (Theo...

    Cost: $8 - $10

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-644-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
    Website »

    More information

    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
    View map »


    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
    Website »

    More information

    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
    Website »

    More information

    Kalmar Nyckel Tours Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this...

    Cost: $40-$60

    Where:
    Cape May Ferry
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »

    More information

    Come experience the magical world of Cirque Italia – a show like no other. We are proud to be the first traveling WATER circus in the US! Our extraordinary stage holds 35,000 gallons of water...

    Cost: free & $20

    Where:
    , DE

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    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
    View map »

    More information

    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
    View map »


    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

    More information

    Visit TheDCH's Urban Farmer, and shop our locally grown, seasonal produce to benefit our Urban Agriculture programs. Supplies are limited, so get there early for the biggest selection of fresh...

    Cost: Produce prices vary

    Where:
    Urban Farm at 12th and Brandywine
    12th and Brandywine Streets
    Wilmington, DE  19802
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    Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Adrienne Spencer
    Website »

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    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 »


    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

    More information

    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

    More information

    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
    Website »

    More information

    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

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


    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
    Website »

    More information

    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

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


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
    Website »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this beautiful...

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry
    43 Cape Henlopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Telephone: 1-800-643-3779
    Contact Name: Cape May Lewes Ferry
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society’s Cinema Art Theater will present LITTLE MEN, a drama that portrays how a rapidly changing neighborhood can have a dissimilar impact on two families. Jake (Theo...

    Cost: $8 - $10

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-644-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
    Website »

    More information

    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
    View map »


    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
    Website »

    More information

    Kalmar Nyckel Tours Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this...

    Cost: $40-$60

    Where:
    Cape May Ferry
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »

    More information

    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
    Website »

    More information

    Each of us strives for happiness and peace in life.  We would like to experience peace and happiness in response to every action we perform. We feel happiness is my birthright. The path we...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Brandywine Apartments Community Room (near pool)
    2702 Jacqueline Dr.
    Wilmington, DE  19810


    Sponsor: Adhyatmik Vishwa Vidhyalaya
    Telephone: 706-691-4666
    Contact Name: Krutiben Aghera
    Website »

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    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
    View map »

    More information

    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
    View map »


    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

    More information

    Tuesdays and Thursdays through Sept 1, 2016: Lewes Ferry Departure: 8:45 am Cape May Ferry Departure: 4:30 pm   Sundays through August 28, 2016 Lewes Ferry Departure: 9:15 am Cape May Ferry...

    Cost: $28/$18/$6

    Where:
    Departs from Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal
    , DE

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    Visit TheDCH's Urban Farmer, and shop our locally grown, seasonal produce to benefit our Urban Agriculture programs. Supplies are limited, so get there early for the biggest selection of fresh...

    Cost: Produce prices vary

    Where:
    Urban Farm at 12th and Brandywine
    12th and Brandywine Streets
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Adrienne Spencer
    Website »

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    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
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    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

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    Every Tuesday in August, the Delaware Museum of Natural History is partnering with Artisans’ Bank to lower admission prices to just $2 per person during Two Dollar Tuesdays. Visitors are invited...

    Cost: $2

    Where:
    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

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    Every Tuesday in July and August; 10:00 am–3:00 pm (drop-in program) Kids ages 3–10 are invited to try fun activities related to the wide world of Winterthur.  In July we will investigate how...

    Cost: Members free. $5 per child, one adult per child is free.

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


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

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


    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
    Website »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

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    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

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


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
    Website »

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    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
    Website »

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    Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this beautiful...

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry
    43 Cape Henlopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Telephone: 1-800-643-3779
    Contact Name: Cape May Lewes Ferry
    Website »

    More information

    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
    View map »


    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
    Website »

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    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society’s Cinema Art Theater will present LITTLE MEN, a drama that portrays how a rapidly changing neighborhood can have a dissimilar impact on two families. Jake (Theo...

    Cost: $8 - $10

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-644-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
    Website »

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    Our summer Lobster Special is back, now on Tuesdays! Join us every Tuesday for dinner starting at 4:30PM and enjoy a whole 1.5 lb lobster, shipped directly to us from Maine, for just $29.95....

    Cost: 29.95

    Where:
    Harry's Savoy Grill
    2020 Naamans Road
    Wilmington, DE  19810
    View map »


    Sponsor: Harry's Savoy Grill
    Telephone: 302-475-3000
    Contact Name: Judy Champion
    Website »

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    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
    Website »

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    This literature discussion of "Between Riverside and Crazy" by Stephen Adly Guirgis, led by author and educator Dr. Myrna Nurse, is part of a nationwide and statewide celebration of the Pulitzer...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    University of Delaware Memorial Hall
    170 The Green
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Humanities Forum
    Telephone: 302-657-0650
    Contact Name: Ciera Fisher
    Website »

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    How our next Lieutenant Governor feels about environmental policy can shape so many aspects of our lives -- transportation, water quality, safety, social justice, and land use just to name a few....

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Ashland Nature Center
    3511 Barley Mil Rd.
    Hockessin, DE  19707
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    Sponsor: Delaware Nature Society
    Telephone: (302) 239-2334
    Contact Name: Brenna Goggin
    Website »

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    Belly Dance Classes with Zahra (Newark) Open to teens and adults. Open to beginner and intermediate students. Five-week series: Tuesdays 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Advanced payment: $52 via PayPal to...

    Cost: $15-$52

    Where:
    George Wilson Center
    303 New London Road
    Newark, DE  19711
    View map »


    Website »

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    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

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    Wednesdays through September 28, 2016, October 12 & 29, November 9 & 26, December 7 & 31 8:00 am – 7:30 pm Itinerary: 8:00 am Customer Check In 8:45 am Boat departs...

    Cost: $35

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes , DE  19958
    View map »

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    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
    View map »

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    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
    View map »


    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

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    Visit TheDCH's Urban Farmer, and shop our locally grown, seasonal produce to benefit our Urban Agriculture programs. Supplies are limited, so get there early for the biggest selection of fresh...

    Cost: Produce prices vary

    Where:
    Urban Farm at 12th and Brandywine
    12th and Brandywine Streets
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Adrienne Spencer
    Website »

    More information

     

    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 »


    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

    More information

    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

    More information

    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

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


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
    Website »

    More information

    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

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


    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
    Website »

    More information

    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
    Website »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    The 2016 season of the Downtown Wilmington Farmers' Market at Rodney Square will begin May 4 and operate every Wednesday, rain or shine, through October 26 from 10 a.m. until 2...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Rodney Square
    between 10th & 11th Streets and Market & King Streets
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Downtown Visions and facilitated by the City of Wilmington
    Telephone: 302.425.0196
    Contact Name: Tucker Casey
    Website »

    More information

    Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this beautiful...

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry
    43 Cape Henlopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Telephone: 1-800-643-3779
    Contact Name: Cape May Lewes Ferry
    Website »

    More information

    Join us at Winterthur's Brown Horticulture Learning Center for demonstrations, talks, and guided walks covering a wide range of gardening topics. These events begin at 11:30 am on Wednesdays...

    Cost: Members free. Included with admission.

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


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society’s Cinema Art Theater will present LITTLE MEN, a drama that portrays how a rapidly changing neighborhood can have a dissimilar impact on two families. Jake (Theo...

    Cost: $8 - $10

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-644-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
    Website »

    More information

    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
    View map »


    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
    Website »

    More information

    Wednesdays, June through September, 4:30 pm Visit the former dairy and farm while exploring the ever-changing estate landscape on this narrated tram tour. Hear accounts of estate history as you...

    Cost: $5 per person upgrade. Members free.

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


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Hagley’s property will be open Wednesday evenings for curious guests and families to bicycle or walk. Visit areas normally closed to foot traffic. Bring a picnic or dine at the Belin House...

    Cost: $2, free for members and children 5 and under

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


    Telephone: 130-265-82400261
    Website »

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    Summertime means good tunes and great times at the Penn Museum, where we celebrate our seventh annual Summer Nights Concert Series! Each week brings a new musical experience to the Museum’s...

    Cost: Admission is $10, $5 PennCard holders, Penn Medicine and CHOP employees with ID

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

    More information

    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
    Website »

    More information

    Zumba sessions every Wednesday in Lewes Canalfront Park, overlooking the banks of the beautiful Lewes-Rehoboth Canal in Historic Lewes. Free.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Lewes Canalfront Park
    211 Front Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Zumba by Kelly, Friends of Lewes Canalfront Park
    Telephone: 302-645-2795
    Website »

    More information

    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
    View map »


    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

    More information

    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
    View map »

    More information

    Tuesdays and Thursdays through Sept 1, 2016: Lewes Ferry Departure: 8:45 am Cape May Ferry Departure: 4:30 pm   Sundays through August 28, 2016 Lewes Ferry Departure: 9:15 am Cape May Ferry...

    Cost: $28/$18/$6

    Where:
    Departs from Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal
    , DE

    More information

    Visit TheDCH's Urban Farmer, and shop our locally grown, seasonal produce to benefit our Urban Agriculture programs. Supplies are limited, so get there early for the biggest selection of fresh...

    Cost: Produce prices vary

    Where:
    Urban Farm at 12th and Brandywine
    12th and Brandywine Streets
    Wilmington, DE  19802
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Adrienne Spencer
    Website »

    More information

     

    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 »


    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

    More information

    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
    Website »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

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


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
    Website »

    More information

    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

    More information

    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

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


    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
    Website »

    More information

    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    First and Third Thursday of the month, March–November, 10:30–11:30 am Meet in Galleries Reception Atrium. Wee Ones is now offered twice a month! This early childhood series intended for...

    Cost: Members and children under 2, free. $5 per child, one adult per child admitted

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


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this beautiful...

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry
    43 Cape Henlopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Telephone: 1-800-643-3779
    Contact Name: Cape May Lewes Ferry
    Website »

    More information

    The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage on Thursdays, July–September, 1:30–5:30 pm. Visit us to select fresh, local produce. Parking is available behind the...

    Cost: No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or the Museum Store.

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


    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and Tours
    Website »

    More information

    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
    View map »


    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
    Website »

    More information

    The Rehoboth Beach Film Society’s Cinema Art Theater will present LITTLE MEN, a drama that portrays how a rapidly changing neighborhood can have a dissimilar impact on two families. Jake (Theo...

    Cost: $8 - $10

    Where:
    Cinema Art Theater
    17701 Dartmouth Drive, #2
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Rehoboth Beach Film Society
    Telephone: 302-644-9095
    Contact Name: Jeri Kaplan
    Website »

    More information

    Nanticoke Physician Network General & Bariatric Surgery will be hosting bariatric support groups on the first Tuesday and third Thursday of each month from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm at Nanticoke Memorial...

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
    801 Middleford Road
    Seaford, DE  19973
    View map »


    Sponsor: Nanticoke Physician Network General & Bariatric Surgery
    Telephone: 302-629-6611 x 8810
    Contact Name: Shelly Geis

    More information

    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
    Website »

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    Nanticoke Memorial Hospital offers childbirth classes on Thursdays from 6:30pm to 8:30 pm in the Ground Floor Conference Room. The class will meet each Thursday for a total of five weeks – four...

    Cost: $50 or $25 for refresher course

    Where:
    Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
    801 Middleford Road
    Seaford, DE  19973
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    Telephone: 302-629-6611x2540
    Contact Name: Nanticoke’s Maternal Child Health Clinical Educato

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    It was in 1983 that Howard Jones first burst upon the contemporary music scene with his very English songwriting, pioneering synthesizers and thought provoking lyrics. He set out his manifesto in...

    Cost: $26 SRO - $34 Seated + Fees

    Where:
    World Cafe Live - Wilmington
    500 N. Market St.
    Wilmington, DE  19801
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    Telephone: 302-504-9565
    Contact Name: MP Intern
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    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

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    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
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    Patterned Space, paintings by Diane Lorio, will be on view in the Mezzanine Gallery from September 2-30, 2016, with an opening reception on Friday, September 9 from 5-7 p.m. Lorio received a...

    Cost: Free!

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French Street
    Carvel State Office Building, 2nd Floor
    Wilmington, DE  19801
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    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302-577-8278
    Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
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    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
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    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

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      Kalmar Nyckel Tours Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this...

    Cost: $40-$60

    Where:
    Cape May Ferry
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
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    Visit TheDCH's Urban Farmer, and shop our locally grown, seasonal produce to benefit our Urban Agriculture programs. Supplies are limited, so get there early for the biggest selection of fresh...

    Cost: Produce prices vary

    Where:
    Urban Farm at 12th and Brandywine
    12th and Brandywine Streets
    Wilmington, DE  19802
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    Sponsor: Delaware Center for Horticulture
    Telephone: 302-658-6262
    Contact Name: Adrienne Spencer
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    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
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    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

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    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
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    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
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    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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
    Website »

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    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
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    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
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    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

    Where:
    Hagley Museum & Library
    201 Hagley Creek Road
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
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    The Long’s Park Amphitheater Foundation (a non-profit organization) presents the 38th Annual Long’s Park Art Festival over Labor Day, September 2–4. Festival hours are 10 a.m. to...

    Cost: N/A

    Where:
    Long's Park
    1441 Harrisburg Pike
    Lancaster , PA
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    Sponsor: Long's Park Ampitheater
    Telephone: 717-735-8883
    Contact Name: Bill Wright
    Website »

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    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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 »

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    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

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    Yoga in the Vineyard: Wine, Body & Soul Select Fridays & Sundays May through October The aging of wine is a noble process that can serve as a metaphor for healthy aging of a human being. Join us...

    Cost: $35

    Where:
    Penns Woods Winery
    124 Beaver Valley Rd
    Chadds Ford, PA  19317
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    Sponsor: Penns Woods Winery
    Telephone: 610-459-0808
    Contact Name: Andrea
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    Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this beautiful...

    Cost: Varies

    Where:
    Cape May Lewes Ferry
    43 Cape Henlopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
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    Telephone: 1-800-643-3779
    Contact Name: Cape May Lewes Ferry
    Website »

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    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
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    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
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    Cost: Free (plus shopping)

    Where:
    The Pavilion in the Garden
    510 Duncan Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19809
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    Sponsor: Bellevue Community Center
    Telephone: 302-762-1391
    Contact Name: Market Manager
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    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
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    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
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    Local artist Terry M. Isner is back with his “Comic Commerce” art exhibit opening in Rehoboth Beach on September 2 Local Rehoboth Beach artist Terry M. Isner will present new pieces of his...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
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    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director

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    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
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    Telephone: 800-855-2CALLGA
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    Both children and adults enjoy the First State Heritage Park's candlelit walking tours – there’s history, humor, and sorrow in the stories of real people from Delaware’s past centuries. ...

    Cost: $10

    Where:
    First State Heritage Park
    Johnson Victrola Museum
    375 S. New Street
    Dover, DE  19901
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    Sponsor: First State Heritage Park
    Telephone: 302-739-9194
    Website »

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    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

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    Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular series Thomas & Friends® returns to the Strasburg Rail Road beginning August 27 for the Day Out with Thomas: Ready, Set, Go Tour. This...

    Cost: $21+

    Where:
    Strasburg Rail Road
    301 Gap Road
    Ronks, PA  17572
    View map »

    More information

    Fairfax Flea Market on 9/17/16 from 8:00-2:00 free outdoor event @ Aldersgate Church on Concord Pike, Over 50 Vendors / Vendors $25.00 per space   Rain Date 9/24/16

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Aldersgate Church
    2313 Concrod Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19803
    View map »


    Sponsor: Aldersgate
    Telephone: 302-388-4514
    Contact Name: Sandy Poplos

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    First Saturdays in the First State   Programs and events on the first Saturday of each month. Sites are open, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., check website for...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    First State Heritage Park
    121 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd N
    Dover, DE  19901
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    Sponsor: First State Heritage Park
    Telephone: 302-739-9194
    Contact Name: Sarah Zimmerman
    Website »

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      Kalmar Nyckel Tours Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this...

    Cost: $40-$60

    Where:
    Cape May Ferry
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »

    More information

    First Saturdays in the First State   Programs and events on the first Saturday of each month. Sites are open, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., check website for...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    First State Heritage Park
    121 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd N
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »


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

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    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 »


    Telephone: 302-658-9111
    Website »

    More information

    The Long’s Park Amphitheater Foundation (a non-profit organization) presents the 38th Annual Long’s Park Art Festival over Labor Day, September 2–4. Festival hours are 10 a.m. to...

    Cost: N/A

    Where:
    Long's Park
    1441 Harrisburg Pike
    Lancaster , PA
    View map »


    Sponsor: Long's Park Ampitheater
    Telephone: 717-735-8883
    Contact Name: Bill Wright
    Website »

    More information

    Drawing from Hagley’s collection of automotive advertising art, this exhibition features rare marketing materials highlighting everything from Duesenbergs to Datsuns. This exhibition asks “Did...

    Cost: Included in regular admission and free for members.

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


    Sponsor: Hagley Museum & Library
    Telephone: (302) 658-2400
    Contact Name: Vanessa Spence
    Website »

    More information

    HISTORICAL EXHIBIT : Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare Brotherhood and Determination: The Story of Beebe Healthcare, is an historical exhibit that will be on display...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lewes Historical Society
    110 Shipcarpenter Street
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »


    Sponsor: Beebe Healthcare 100th Anniversary
    Telephone: 302-644-2900
    Contact Name: Leanne Prosser
    Website »

    More information

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    The definition of the word art has changed over time. From the late Middle Ages it referred to a skill acquired through knowledge and practice as well as the objects produced as a result of that...

    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

    Library Exhibition: On display in the Winterthur Library from August 8 – October 24, 2016 The Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera holds many kinds of documents that...

    Cost: Free with admission.

    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 and Tours

    More information

    What was behind the legendary story of King Midas and his golden touch? That is the question to be answered—not with chests full of gold, but with a spectacular array of ancient artifacts,...

    Cost: Adults $20; seniors $18; students (with ID) $15; children (ages 6–17) $15

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South St.
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »

    More information

    Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the most extraordinary objects produced in the...

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

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


    Sponsor: DuPont, Glenmede and John L. and Marjorie P. McGraw. Additional support from M&T Bank and Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
    Telephone: 800.448.3883
    Contact Name: Information and tours
    Website »

    More information

    Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery hosts weight loss seminars the first and third Saturdays of each month from 10:30 am to 11:30 am and the second Wednesday of each month from 5:30 pm to 6:30...

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
    801 Middleford Road
    Seaford, DE  19973
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    Telephone: 302-536-5395
    Contact Name: Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery
    Website »

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    Weekends in September Explore Hagley Museum in a new way by joining us for one of our six walking tours.  One or more Themed tours are offered most weekend days, usually at 11:00 AM and repeated...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum
    P.O. Box 3630, 298 Buck rd
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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      Kalmar Nyckel Tours Kalmar Nyckel, the tall ship, is back at our Lewes Ferry Terminal. The ship will be docked at our Public Pier from August 13th to September 5th. Don't miss seeing this...

    Cost: Nominal

    Where:
    Cape May Ferry
    43 Cape Henelopen Drive
    Lewes, DE  19958
    View map »

    More information

    Take a break from the beach and get happy at Phillips Seafood Restaurant’s Happy Hour! After a long winter and all new renovations, Phillips Seafood House is now open for the 2016 season. Sit...

    Where:
    Phillips Seafood House
    14101 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD
    Ocean City, MD  21842
    View map »


    Telephone: 215-731-2000
    Contact Name: Joseph Day
    Website »

    More information

    Local artist Terry M. Isner is back with his “Comic Commerce” art exhibit opening in Rehoboth Beach on September 2 Local Rehoboth Beach artist Terry M. Isner will present new pieces of his...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director

    More information

    Join us August 13 to meet Sondra and Ward for their joint show CON-CEP-TION, which includes encaustics, monochromatic and other fabulous works from this dynamic duo!  The exhibit will run through...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    50 Wilmington Avenue
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Gallery 50 Contemporary Art & Frame Shop
    Telephone: 302-227-2050
    Contact Name: Gallery Director
    Website »

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    A thrilling night of great music and song. Experience Frank, Dean, and Sammy — the  Rat Pack will performed with a wonderful mix of song, comedy, sketches, and brilliant musical arrangement.  A...

    Cost: 20-25

    Where:
    Milton Theatre
    110 Union St.
    Milton, DE  19968
    View map »


    Telephone: (302) 684-3038
    Website »

    More information

    Summer shortages all across the U.S. Newark, DE— Summer is traditionally a difficult time to collect blood, but this summer the blood supply is at its lowest ever.  “Every...

    Where:
    , DE

    More information

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