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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    Wilmington, DE  19808
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    Delaware Museum of Natural History
    4840 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Historic Kennett Square
    State Street
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    World Cafe Live in Philadelphia
    3025 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
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    Telephone: 215-222-1400
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    Del. 52
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    820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
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    Cost: $0

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    Arden Gild Hall
    2126 The Highway
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    276 E. Main St.
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    View map »


    Telephone: 266-7266
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    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
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    View map »


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

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


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

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    Where:
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    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
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    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

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    U.S. 1
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    View map »


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    Website »

    More information

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    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
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    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

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    John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

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


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

    Where:
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

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    On the Beach Pilates, 8 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays $10 Body Weight Basics, 7:15 a.m. Sundays and Thursdays $15 On the Bandstand Yoga, 6 a.m. Friday-Wednesday through August...

    Cost: Varies for each class

    Where:
    On the Beach & the Bandstand
    214 Garfield Parkway
    Bethany Beach, DE  19930
    View map »


    Sponsor: Instructors
    Website »

    More information

    A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    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

    Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

    Cost: $125

    Where:
    Brandywine Country Club
    2822 Shipley Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19810
    View map »


    Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
    Telephone: 267-992-1424
    Contact Name: David Pope
    Website »

    More information

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

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

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


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Somerville Manning Gallery
    101 Stone Block Row
    Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
    Telephone: 302 652 0271
    Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
    Website »

    More information

    Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

    Cost: Varies

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


    Telephone: 302-429-7447
    Website »

    More information

    The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

    Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

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

    More information

    Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

    Cost: $3 & $5

    Where:
    Cafe Ole
    170 E. Main Street
    Newark, DE  19702
    View map »

    More information

    Integrating the Grateful Dead's jam-heavy rock with percussion influences based on the music of Africa, the Middle East and Latin America, the multi-instrumentalist band formed in Pittsburgh in...

    Cost: $22-27

    Where:
    World Cafe Live Wilmington
    , DE


    Sponsor: World Cafe

    More information

    Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

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

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

    Where:
    Wilmington Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE


    Website »

    More information

    Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

    Where:
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

    Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

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


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

    The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

    Where:
    Mispillion Art League
    5 N. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 430-7646
    Website »

    More information

    Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

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


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

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


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    More than 30 vendors sell vegetables, fruit, cheeses, meats, prepared foods, baked goods, flowers and all kinds of goodies at Grove Park every Tuesday, noon-4 p.m.

    Where:
    Grove Park
    , DE


    Website »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

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


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

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    On Wednesday, September 17, 2014 a full day of professional development is being held at Delaware State University, Dover Campus entitled “Getting Connected: Technology Advancement for...

    Cost: $100 for Participants and $75 for Vendors

    Where:
    Delaware State University
    Martin Luther King Student Center
    1200 N. Dupont Hwy.
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware State University Adult Continuing Education Department
    Telephone: 302-857-6822
    Contact Name: Sharmina Ellis
    Website »

    More information

    A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    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

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

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

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


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

    Cost: $125

    Where:
    Brandywine Country Club
    2822 Shipley Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19810
    View map »


    Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
    Telephone: 267-992-1424
    Contact Name: David Pope
    Website »

    More information

    Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Somerville Manning Gallery
    101 Stone Block Row
    Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
    Telephone: 302 652 0271
    Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
    Website »

    More information

    The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

    Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

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

    More information

    The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

    Cost: Varies

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


    Telephone: 302-429-7447
    Website »

    More information

    Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

    Cost: $3 & $5

    Where:
    Cafe Ole
    170 E. Main Street
    Newark, DE  19702
    View map »

    More information

    You can work out anywhere but 86,000 people go to the YMCA of Delaware. A YMCA membership is your key to indoor and outdoor swimming pools, exercise classes, free babysitting, and the newest gym...

    Cost: 0

    Where:
    Go to your local YMCA location
    , DE


    Sponsor: YMCA of Delaware
    Telephone: 302-571-6908
    Contact Name: Sharon R Kaplan
    Website »

    More information

    Join the Penn Humanities Forum for this 90-minute onstage conversation with internationally acclaimed novelist and essayist Zadie Smith, author of White Teeth, Piece of Flesh, The Autograph Man,...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    33rd & South Streets
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
    View map »


    Sponsor: Penn Humanities Forum
    Telephone: 215-573-8280
    Website »

    More information

    Introduction to Permaculture Wednesday, September 17th 6:00 - 7:30PM at the Wilmington Public Library: Jacob Broom Meeting Room (10 E. 10th Street, Wilmington, DE 19801) Cost: $3 at the event...

    Cost: $3

    Where:
    Wilmington Public Library
    Jacob Broom Meeting Room
    10 E. 10th St.
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Website »

    More information

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

    Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Compnay
    200 Water Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

    More information

    Cards Against Humanity Night at Cafe Ole, Main Street Newark, 7PM-Close. $5 Infusion Drinks, $3 Fireball Shots, $2 Drafts!

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Cafe Ole
    170 E. Main Street
    Newark, DE  19702
    View map »

    More information

    Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

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


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

    The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

    Where:
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

    More information

    Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Participants should bring insurance information to the seminar

    Where:
    Bayhealth Milford Memorial
    Conference Room A & B
    21 W. Clarke Ave.
    Milford, DE
    View map »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Time  Registration 5:30 p.m. Race start 6:30 p.m. Fee $25 (until the Monday before the race at noon), $30 after and day of event Benefits Transplant Foundation

    Where:
    Rockford Park
    19th and Tower Drive
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »

    More information

    Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

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


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

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


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

    John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

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


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

    Where:
    Mispillion Art League
    5 N. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 430-7646
    Website »

    More information

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

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

    Where:
    Wilmington Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE


    Website »

    More information

    Show More...
    Show Less...

    A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    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

    Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

    Cost: $125

    Where:
    Brandywine Country Club
    2822 Shipley Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19810
    View map »


    Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
    Telephone: 267-992-1424
    Contact Name: David Pope
    Website »

    More information

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

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

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


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

    More information

    Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

    More information

    Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Somerville Manning Gallery
    101 Stone Block Row
    Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
    Telephone: 302 652 0271
    Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
    Website »

    More information

    Join us for the 2014 Goodwill Golf Outing benefitting the Ted Van Name Goodwill Scholarship Fund!  

    Cost: $200

    Where:
    Cavaliers Country Club
    100 Addison Drive
    Newark , DE  19702
    View map »


    Sponsor: Goodwill of Delaware
    Telephone: 302.504.5736
    Contact Name: Colleen McCardle
    Website »

    More information

    The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

    Cost: Varies

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


    Telephone: 302-429-7447
    Website »

    More information

    The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

    Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

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

    More information

    Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

    Cost: $3 & $5

    Where:
    Cafe Ole
    170 E. Main Street
    Newark, DE  19702
    View map »

    More information

    In this Author Talk, Janneken Smucker discusses the Amish Quilt craze.  Smucker seeks to understand how the term "Amish" became a style and what it means to both quiltmakers and consumers....

    Cost: free

    Where:
    Hagley Museum and Library
    298 Buck Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19807
    View map »

    More information

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

    Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Compnay
    200 Water Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

    More information

    Featuring Senior MSgt Brian McCurdy, clarinet; Master Sgt Jennifer Tersero, flute; and Master Sgt. Joshua Kowalsky, cello, in a program featuring works by Milhaud, Roussell, Bartok, Bernstein and...

    Cost: There is no charge for this event.

    Where:
    Gore Hall: David Roselle Center for the Arts
    110 Orchard Road
    Newark, DE  19716
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-831-2204
    Website »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

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


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

    More information

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

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

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


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

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


    Telephone: 266-7266
    Website »

    More information

    Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

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


    Telephone: 654-8638
    Website »

    More information

    Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

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


    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

    More information

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

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
    Website »

    More information

    When local farmers meet local chefs, our taste buds are the real winners. The duos whip up a delicious competition at the Chase Center in support of the March of Dimes. 

    Where:
    , DE


    Website »

    More information

    Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

    More information

    John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

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


    Telephone: 656-6466
    Website »

    More information

    The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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    The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

    Where:
    Mispillion Art League
    5 N. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
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    Telephone: 430-7646
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    Ivy in Dewey Beach hosts a chef-off as local pros go head-to-head in the ultimate foodie throw down. Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels Delaware. 

    Where:
    , DE


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    The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

    Where:
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

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    Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

    Where:
    Wilmington Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE


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    "Embracing the Spirit of Unity" Featuring Delaware State University's Concert Choir and Pastor Anthony Wallace of Crossroad Christian Church in Dover as keynote speaker.  For more information,...

    Cost: $25.00

    Where:
    Delaware State University
    Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center
    1200 N Dupont Highway
    Dover, DE  19901
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    A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French Street
    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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    Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Somerville Manning Gallery
    101 Stone Block Row
    Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
    Telephone: 302 652 0271
    Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
    Website »

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    Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

    Cost: $125

    Where:
    Brandywine Country Club
    2822 Shipley Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19810
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    Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
    Telephone: 267-992-1424
    Contact Name: David Pope
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    Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

    Cost: Museum Admission

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new home, Hippo Haven. As the only aquarium in the...

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

    Where:
    Adventure Aquarium
    1 Riverside Drive
    Camden, NJ  08103
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    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

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    The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

    Cost: Varies

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


    Telephone: 302-429-7447
    Website »

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    The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

    Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

    Where:
    Penn Museum
    3260 South Street
    Philadelphia, PA  19104
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    Join us for fine wine and great music at Penns Woods Winery's FREE Lawn Concerts all summer long!June6/6/2014: Matt Santry 5:00pm - 8:00pm6/7/2014: Tim Williams 1:00pm - 4:00pm6/14/2014: Matt...

    Cost: FREE with wine purchase (glass/bottle/flight)

    Where:
    Penns Woods Winery
    124 Beaver Valley Road
    Chadds FOrd, PA  19317
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    Telephone: 610-459-0808
    Contact Name: Carley Razzi
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    Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials: Hummus Sampler, Ole Fries, Manchego Cheese Puffs,...

    Cost: $3 & $5

    Where:
    Cafe Ole
    170 E. Main Street
    Newark, DE  19702
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    The Distinguished Lecture Series invites noted scholars to discuss the rich layers of history and ideas underlying the Delaware Art Museum’s collections. In the early 1960s, Yoko Ono bridged...

    Cost: Free for Members and Clay Date participants, $5 for Non-members.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    Telephone: 302-351-8558
    Contact Name: Jessica Jenkins
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    The Lighthouse Church will be starting a Training Center for Deliverances beginning Friday September 12, 2014.  The school will be focused on all aspects of ministering deliverance and healing...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    The Lighthouse Church Inc.
    6 South Railroad Avenue
    Wyoming, DE  19934
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    Sponsor: The Lighthouse Church Inc.
    Telephone: (302) 632-4679
    Contact Name: Bro. Christopher Gore
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    Enjoy railroad dining as it should be: aboard a moving train in our vintage 1920's-era railroad cars. You'll enjoy a buffet-style dinner on a 2-hour evening excursion through the Red...

    Cost: Adults & Seniors: $52; Children (2-12): $26; 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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    The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

    Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Compnay
    200 Water Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
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    Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

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    Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the...

    Cost: $30 Members, $35 Non-Members (per person, per session)

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Parkway
    Wilmington, DE  19806
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    Telephone: 302-351-8558
    Contact Name: Jessica Jenkins
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    Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
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    Telephone: 888-4600
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    BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
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    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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    Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
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    Telephone: 654-8638
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    Two things to celebrate at this fest—the return of boot season and German heritage. Get your fill of authentic German foods and beverages, dancers, music, amusement rides and games at the...

    Where:
    Delaware Saengerbund
    Newark, DE


    Telephone: 366-9454
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    Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 266-7266
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    Clay date is the adult play date. Come mingle, chill and get a little messy with pottery in the museum’s ceramics room. If your only experience with clay is that scene in...

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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    Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    U.S. 1
    Chadds Ford, PA
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    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
    Website »

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    The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

    Where:
    Mispillion Art League
    5 N. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 430-7646
    Website »

    More information

    Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

    Where:
    Wilmington Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE


    Website »

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    The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

    Where:
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 475-2313
    Website »

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    The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

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    Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
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    Telephone: 645-0551
    Website »

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    Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

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


    Telephone: 571-9590
    Website »

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

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
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    Telephone: 888-4600
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    John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 656-6466
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    Pancakes for Parkinsons  is September 20th at Sanford School Can’t make it? You can still participate by donating! Team Fox Members Give 100%. Literally. The Michael J. Fox Foundation...

    Cost: $10

    Where:
    Sanford School
    6900 Lancaster Pike
    803 essex rd
    Hockessin, DE  19707
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    Sponsor: Team Fox
    Telephone: 302-373-3316
    Contact Name: Carroll Laurence
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    A selection of recent works by colorist painter Thomas Del Porte. Opening Reception: Friday September 5, 2015 from 5 -8 pm.

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Mezzanine Gallery
    820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
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    Sponsor: Delaware Division of the Arts
    Telephone: 302.577.8278
    Contact Name: Roxanne Stanulis
    Website »

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    Help put an end to Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)~ one of the most common life-threatening genetic diseases affecting one in 500 persons regardless of age, gender, or race.  Please...

    Cost: Free but must register either online or day of.

    Where:
    Glasgow Park
    Rt 40 & Rt 896
    Pavillion #3
    Newark, DE  19702
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    Contact Name: Patty Rowley or Erin Quinonez
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    Visit 21 Lewes artists in their studios. See them at work, and perhaps win a free piece of art to be given away at each location. Brochures will be available at chambers of commerce and retail...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    21 artists at 19 Locations in
    Lewes, DE  19958


    Sponsor: Lewes Artists Studio Tour
    Telephone: 302-645-9431
    Contact Name: Connie Ballato
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    British Car Club of Delaware's Annual Show Held in the parklike grounds of Battery Park, Delaware City adjoining the Marina, just across the street from Crabby Dicks. All makes models and years...

    Cost: Free to spectators/$15-$20 car entry

    Where:
    Delaware City's Battery Park
    Clinton St.
    Delaware City, DE  19706
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    Sponsor: British Car Club of Delaware
    Telephone: 302-999-1812
    Contact Name: Calvin Jackson
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    Join us on Saturday, September 20th for the 3rd Annual Naturally Redefined Natural Hair and Holistic Health Expo at Clayton Hall Conference Center from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.   This year's...

    Cost: General Admission - $20, VIP Admission - $40

    Where:
    John Clayton Conference Center
    100 David Hollowell Drive
    Newark, DE  19716
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    Sponsor: Naturally Redefined
    Telephone: (302) 497-3976
    Contact Name: Tywanda Howie
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    Celebrate the expansion of Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children! Take a tour, then enjoy live entertainment, food, games, and more.

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
    1600 Rockland Road
    Wilmington, DE  19803
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    Sponsor: Nemorus
    Website »

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    Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative radiance. He creates fine oil paintings of the...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Somerville Manning Gallery
    101 Stone Block Row
    Breck's Mill, 2nd Floor
    Greenville, DE  19807
    View map »


    Sponsor: Somerville Manning Gallery
    Telephone: 302 652 0271
    Contact Name: Marisa Nolan
    Website »

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    Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4, 2014 at 10:00 am to benefit the Achievers Academy...

    Cost: $125

    Where:
    Brandywine Country Club
    2822 Shipley Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19810
    View map »


    Sponsor: Brandywine Country Club
    Telephone: 267-992-1424
    Contact Name: David Pope
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    An Open House of Historic Places along or near the Philadelphia Pike. Featruring: Church of the Ascension Darley Mansion Claymont Stone School Claymont Community Center/Old...

    Cost: $12.00 for Adults $5.00 for Children under 12

    Where:
    Claymont, DE  19703


    Sponsor: Historic Claymont Tour 2014
    Telephone: 302-791-0247
    Contact Name: Riva Brown
    Website »

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

    Cost: $18.95 - 25.95

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


    Contact Name: Amanda Perez
    Website »

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    Celebrate silly, spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Place, September 20th through October 26th. Come in costume and play in our not-too-spooky Halloween haven...

    Cost: Check Sesameplace.com for ticket prices

    Where:
    Sesame Place
    100 Sesame Rd.
    Langhorne, PA  19047
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    Sponsor: Sesame Place
    Telephone: 1-866-GO-4-ELMO
    Website »

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    Organized to coincide with the Museum’s showing of Independent Curators International’s Performance Now exhibition,Retro•active presents a historical view of this...

    Cost: Museum Admission

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

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    Join TLC apiarist, Dan Borkoski, for an inside look at the busy buzzy world of honeybees. Participants will get a close-up look at a hive during routine inspection while gaining practical...

    Cost: $5.00 for members $10.00 for non-members

    Where:
    New Leaf Eco Center
    776 Rosedale Road
    Kennette Square, PA
    View map »


    Telephone: 610-347-0347
    Website »

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    Darlington is the perfect place to expose your little one to the arts! Join us for an age-appropriate project that will introduce children and their caregiver to new art materials and...

    Cost: $25

    Where:
    Darlington Arts Center
    977 Shavertown Road
    Garnet Valley, DE  19060
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    Telephone: 610-358-3632
    Contact Name: Darlington Arts Center
    Website »

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    Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder manufactory. This is the only tour that offers...

    Cost: 0-$14

    Where:
    Hagley Museum and Library
    201 Hagley Creek Rd
    Wilmington, DE  19807
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    Bring the family and enjoy family-friendly activities throughout the day. Cheer on your Wildcats while enjoying moon bounces, games, a photo booth, food trucks and much more!  See WU's national...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    WilmU Athletics Complex
    1365 Pulaski Highway
    Bear, DE  19701
    View map »


    Sponsor: Wilmington University
    Telephone: 302-295-1159
    Contact Name: Frank Burton Jr.
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    Good Old Country Style Family Fun! Music, Food, Games, Contests for all ages!  Mountaire Chicken Pickin', Hillbilly's Got Talent, Delmarva Star, Corn Hole and Flea Ridden Bed Races!  NASCAR...

    Cost: $5 Adults, Kids 12 & Under FREE

    Where:
    Millsboro Little League Ball Field
    262 W State St
    Millsboro, DE  19966
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    Sponsor: Millsboro Chamber of Commerce
    Telephone: 302-934-6777
    Contact Name: Amy Simmons
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    Kalmar Nyckel will be in her home port of Wilmington for the July 4th holiday on the Wilmington Riverfront! 1 ½ hour day and pirate sails will depart from Dravo Plaza June 27th through...

    Cost: $35 Adults/$20 Youth 17 & under

    Where:
    Dravo Plaza
    Wilmington, DE

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    Join us! Day for Kids Saturday, September 20, 2014 12PM - 5PM We are planning for a great day filled with games, rides, educational activities, music, and more to celebrate our youth!...

    Cost: FREE

    Where:
    Wilmington Riverfront
    3 South Market Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware
    Telephone: 302-658-1870
    Contact Name: Kate Baker Frawley
    Website »

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    Classic Car, Truck & Street Rod Show  Benefitting Cancer Support Community DE    Saturday, September 20 Noon - 3 p.m.    Kreutz Creek Vineyards...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Kretuz Creek Vineyards
    553 S. Guernsey Road
    West Grove, PA  19390
    View map »


    Sponsor: Kretuz Creek Vineyards
    Telephone: 302.983.6966
    Contact Name: LaBarre Everette
    Website »

    More information

    The Kalmar Nyckel Offers a wide array of sailing opportunities - from April through October.  Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel - or...

    Cost: Varies

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


    Telephone: 302-429-7447
    Website »

    More information

    The splendor of Byzantine Christian art—preserved through the ages in early Christian churches in both Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, and the Cappadocia region of...

    Cost: $15 Adult, $13 Senior, $10 Children 6-17, Free for members and children under 5

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

    More information

    Discover the fascinating stories of the immigrant workers who lived along the Brandywine and worked for the DuPont Company in the black powder manufactory. This is the only tour that offers...

    Cost: 0-$14

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

    More information

    Join us for fine wine and great music at Penns Woods Winery's FREE Lawn Concerts all summer long!June6/6/2014: Matt Santry 5:00pm - 8:00pm6/7/2014: Tim Williams 1:00pm - 4:00pm6/14/2014: Matt...

    Cost: FREE with wine purchase (glass/bottle/flight)

    Where:
    Penns Woods Winery
    124 Beaver Valley Road
    Chadds FOrd, PA  19317
    View map »


    Telephone: 610-459-0808
    Contact Name: Carley Razzi
    Website »

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    The New Castle Sailing Club fall Open House will take place on Saturday, September 20th between 1:30 and 3:30 pm.  At the Open House you will be able to see our twelve Club-owned sailboats,...

    Cost: $0

    Where:
    Delaware River Waterfront
    South Battery Park
    118 West Third Street
    New Castle, DE  19720
    View map »


    Sponsor: New Castle Sailing Club
    Telephone: 302-307-3060
    Contact Name: Thomas Gorman
    Website »

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    NYT bestselling author and contributor to the movie, The Secret,James Arthur Ray will be in Delaware for The Conversation September 20th and 21st, 6 - 9pm Are you in a crisis or...

    Cost: $297- One night, $494 -Two Nights

    Where:
    Private Residence
    Given after ticket purchase
    Middletown, DE  19709
    View map »


    Sponsor: FLOW of Energy
    Telephone: 302-373-0071
    Contact Name: Maria Flynn
    Website »

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    Taking Strides Towards Greater Heights While Blazing New Paths   The Theta Zeta Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Inc., presents its fall open house. Come out and learn about Zeta Phi Beta and...

    Cost: Free

    Where:
    Delaware State University - Bank of America Rm 204
    1200 N Dupont Hwy
    Dover, DE  19901
    View map »


    Telephone: 302-260-2018
    Contact Name: Linda Lawrence

    More information

    Kalmar Nyckel will be in her home port of Wilmington for the July 4th holiday on the Wilmington Riverfront! 1 ½ hour day and pirate sails will depart from Dravo Plaza June 27th through...

    Cost: $35 Adults/$20 Youth 17 & under

    Where:
    Dravo Plaza
    Wilmington, DE

    More information

    NYT bestselling author and contributor to the movie,The Secret, James Arthur Ray will be in Delaware forThe Conversation September 20th and 21st, 6 - 9pm Are you in a crisis or challenge...

    Cost: $297- One night, $494 -Two Nights

    Where:
    Private Residence
    Given after ticket purchase
    Middletown, DE  19709
    View map »


    Sponsor: FLOW of Energy
    Telephone: 302-373-0071
    Contact Name: Maria Flynn
    Website »

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    Blue jeans and bling! The ticket price includes specialty cocktails, beer, and wine; hors d'oeuvres by prominent local restaurants; and a live performance by Love Seed Mama Jump with opening...

    Cost: $100 ($15 off if purchased by September 5)

    Where:
    Rehoboth Beach Convention Center
    229 Rehoboth Av.
    Rehoboth Beach, DE  19971
    View map »


    Sponsor: Autism Delaware
    Telephone: (302) 644-3410
    Contact Name: Gail Hecky
    Website »

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    The Pulitzer Prize-winning two character play explores the bittersweet relationship between Andrew Makepeace Lad III and Melissa Gardner. Over the span of fifty years, the two sympathize (and...

    Cost: $30-$45 per ticket

    Where:
    Delaware Theatre Compnay
    200 Water Street
    Wilmington, DE  19801
    View map »


    Sponsor: Delaware Theatre Company

    More information

    Every night is family night when Polish food, music, dancing, entertainment and a packed midway fill the Wilmington Riverfront. As if that weren’t reason enough to polka, did we mention...

    Where:
    Wilmington Riverfront
    Wilmington, DE


    Website »

    More information

    The art reflects the artist when the Mispillion Art League asks artists to depict something of their background or family heritage.

    Where:
    Mispillion Art League
    5 N. Walnut St.
    Milford, DE
    View map »


    Telephone: 430-7646
    Website »

    More information

    Two things to celebrate at this fest—the return of boot season and German heritage. Get your fill of authentic German foods and beverages, dancers, music, amusement rides and games at the...

    Where:
    Delaware Saengerbund
    Newark, DE


    Telephone: 366-9454
    Website »

    More information

    From honey and apples to pottery and handcrafted jewelry, regional artisans showcase their crafts in the courtyard of the Brandywine River Museum. 

    Where:
    Brandywine River Museum
    , PA


    Website »

    More information

    Charles Burchfield was one of the leading American artists of the 20th century. His vibrant landscapes steal the spotlight in this exhibition.

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


    Telephone: (610) 388-2700
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    This all-you-can-eat affair at Sanford School in Hockessin benefits the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research. 

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    , DE


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    Get a big taste of Elizabethan life on weekends and Labor Day Monday at Mount Hope Estate and Winery in Manheim, Pa.

    Where:
    Manheim, PA


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    John Moran presents glass sculptures of presidential busts, recast as heroes of American reality television.

    Where:
    Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts
    200 S. Madison St.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 656-6466
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    Enjoy a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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    Join us as we welcome the beginning of fall with a guided canoe trip down the Brandywine River! Start with canoe instruction and nature identification. Ages 15 and younger must be accompanied...

    Cost: Cost is $20 per person; a third person in a canoe is $10 (700-lb. capacity)

    Where:
    Brandywine Creek State Park
    41 Adams Dam Road
    Wilmington, DE  19803
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    BYOB (bring your own blanket) to this new drop-in discovery program for infants and caregivers at Winterthur.

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum
    , DE


    Telephone: 888-4600
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    The eye-opening exhibit presents a survey of visual performance art at the start of the 21st century.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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    Calling all vintage fiends—what, did you think the LBD was invented yesterday? Learn all about your favorite closet staple. 

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
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    Telephone: 888-4600
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    Time  Registration 8 a.m. Race start 9 a.m. Fee $20 (until the Thursday before the race at noon) $25 after Benefits Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

    Where:
    Irish Eyes Pub
    213 Anglers Road
    Lewes, DE
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    Location Starts at DelTech Terry Campus, 100 Campus Drive, Dover. Finishes at the Towers at Delaware Seashore State Park, 38036 Tower Road, Rehoboth Beach. Cyclists have a choice of six...

    Where:
    , DE


    Telephone: 655-5610
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    The purpose of the screening is to identify conditions that may cause sudden cardiac arrest and to provide training in CPR and the use of automatic external defibrillators. The nonprofit was...

    Cost: Free (Allow 45 minutes for screening)

    Where:
    Christiana High School
    190 Salem Church Road
    Newark, DE
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    Walk begins at 10:30. Check-in at 9am.

    Where:
    Bellevue State Park
    800 Carr Rd.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Sponsor: American Diabetes Association, Delaware office
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    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of anything but this exhibit at Winterthur. So grab...

    Where:
    Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
    Del. 52
    Winterthur, DE
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    Telephone: 888-4600
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    The Candlelight Theatre has some celebrating to do: Its 10-year anniversary is this season. What better way to honor that than with one of the most beloved plays to ever hit Broadway. 

    Where:
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    2208 Millers Road
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 475-2313
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    Artists Steve Rogers and Mary Pritchard present work in acrylic and pastel that depicts lovely, solitary views of the Delmarva Peninsula. 

    Where:
    Peninsula Gallery
    520 E. Savannah Road
    Lewes, DE
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    Telephone: 645-0551
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    This producer-only farmers market provides fresh, local foods every Saturday morning at the Lewes Historical Society complex.

    Where:
    Lewes, DE


    Telephone: 644-1436
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    These ain’t your granddad’s matchboxes—check out 60 rare examples of decadent 19th-century cases.

    Where:
    Delaware Art Museum
    2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
    Wilmington, DE
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    Telephone: 571-9590
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    Word nerds, rejoice: The folks over at the Newark Arts Alliance are exhibiting works inspired by language. Opening reception is Sept. 12.

    Where:
    Newark Arts Alliance
    276 E. Main St.
    Newark, DE
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    Telephone: 266-7266
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    Fifty-nine artists show their chops with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fused glass and more at this 35th anniversary celebration.

    Where:
    The Station Gallery
    3922 Kennett Pike
    Greenville, DE
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    Telephone: 654-8638
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    Miss Nina has one mission only—to make you get up and dance.

    Where:
    World Cafe Live at the Queen
    Wilmington, DE


    Telephone: 994-1400
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