Delmar

The self-described “little town too big for one state” (it shares part of its area with Maryland) is still little, but growing, as evidenced by a fairly new municipal building, a fairly new wastewater treatment plant and a brand new public safety building. Little is nice. Delmar Heritage Day and the high school homecoming parade are very big deals.
School District: Delmar
Taxes: 4.9835
Median home cost: $146,800
Commute: 25
Safety: 5-6
Arts and culture: 1
Shopping and dining: 2
Nightlife: 1

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  • J. Gordan - Known Unknowns

    2014.04.04

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

  • Charlie & Kiwi's Evolutionary Adventure

    2014.01.25

    Exhibits, activities, live birds, and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a...

  • Fashion, Circus, Spectacle: Photographs by Scott Heiser

    2014.03.08

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

  • Frogs: Nature's Messenger

    2014.01.17

    Visit Adventure Aquarium this winter to experience Frogs: Nature’s Messenger, a limited-time opportunity to discover more than 20 kinds of...

  • “Blessed are the Peacemakers”: Violet Oakley’s The Angel of Victory (1941)

    2014.02.08

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

  • Forging Faith, Building Freedom

    2013.09.27

    Forging Faith, Building Freedom: African American Faith Experiences in Delaware, 1800-1980, opening at the Delaware History Museum on September...

  • Blue Rocks Home Game

    2014.04.08

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

  • Country Line Dancing

    2014.04.23

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

  • George Martz Solo Show

    2014.04.04

    Painter George Martz showcases his newest pieces. 

  • Keep Them In The Game Lecture

    2014.04.23

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

  • Illuminated Structures

    2014.04.19

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

  • "I Break for Folk Art": Spring Break Camp at the Blue Ball Barn

    2014.04.21

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

  • J. Gordon

    2014.04.04

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

  • Faces of the Collection


    2014.02.12

    A multicultural exploration of the human face.

  • Camelot

    2014.03.21

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

  • Anything Goes

    2014.03.29

    Nothing says “classic” like Cole Porter’s captivating musical set on the high seas. The Tony Award winner includes hits like...

  • Continuing Education Exhibit

    2014.04.05

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

  • Costumes of Downton Abbey

    2014.04.01

    The Crawleys are skipping the Atlantic—well, their clothes are. If you’re anything like us, you’re having trouble thinking of...

  • A Date with Art: The Business of Illustrated Calendars

    2014.01.25

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

  • FreshPAINT: African-American art at UD

    2014.02.12

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


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