Elsmere

Diversifying Elsmere keeps it small-town spirit, even if the borders blend right into Wilmington’s. Clean-up Day, an Independence Day celebration, Movies in the Parks, the holiday tree lighting and the annual holiday parade galvanize esprit de corps.
School District: Red Clay
Taxes: 3.0008
Median home cost: $109,900
Commute: 24
Safety: 9-5
Arts and culture: 2
Shopping and dining: 3
Nightlife: 1

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  • Thomas Del Porte - Local Color

    2014.09.05

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

  • Hippo Haven Opens This Summer at Adventure Aquarium!

    2014.05.29

    This summer, Camden’s largest residents, Adventure Aquarium’s hippopotamuses Button and Genny, invite you to join them in their exciting new...

  • Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014

    2014.08.25

    Achievers Academy Golf Tournament 2014 at the Brandywine Country Club  (www.brandywinecountryclub.net). Saturday, October  4,...

  • Timothy Barr - New Paintings

    2014.09.12

    Timothy Barr paints with a heightened sense of the relationship between color and light, infusing natural images with a serene and meditative...

  • Kalmar Nyckel

    2014.05.22

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

  • Sacred Spaces: The Photography of Ahmet Ertug

    2014.04.24

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

  • Happy Hour!

    2014.09.08

    Happy Hour, 3-7PM! Drink and Food Specials: $3 Food Specials: Empanadas, Queso Frito, Patatas Bravas, Eggplant fries. $5 Food Specials:...

  • "Feed the Hungry" Outreach Food Ministry

    2013.03.25

    Notbybreadalone Ministries presents Feeding the Hungry Outreach. All are welcome to come and partake of food, fun and fellowship. Those who...

  • Performance Now

    2014.08.01

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

  • Quiet Views

    2014.09.06

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

  • Performance Now

    2014.08.01

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

  • Portable Fire: A History of Match Safes

    2014.09.13

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

  • Harvest Market

    2014.09.20

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

  • 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...

  • American Idols

    2014.07.05

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

  • Exalted Nature: The Real and Fantastic World of Charles Burchfield

    2014.08.23

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

  • Fiddler on the Roof

    2014.09.12

    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...

  • 35th Anniversary Show

    2014.09.05

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

  • From the Hobble Skirt to the Little Black Dress: Fashion Fads, Trends and Innovations, 1910-1940

    2014.09.01

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

  • Multicultural Heritage Show

    2014.08.26

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


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