It may be the mid point of the summer, but there’s still plenty to do in Delaware, including the Delaware State Fair which begins next week. This week, we also highlight a walking brewery tour in Milton and the Delaware City Day celebration.
What: Delaware State Fair
Where: 18500 S. Dupont Hwy Harrington 19952
Why: The Delaware State Fair is an annual must-see with numerous attractions, rides, music, and food. The event has a family atmosphere and has something for everyone.
How much: General admission (ages 10 & up) are $6, and parking may vary on location.
What: Delaware City Day
Where: Battery Park, Delaware City DE 19706
Why: Delaware City might not be known for this festival, but it celebrates a ‘small town America’ culture. This event will feature a parade, vendors, crafts and other entertainment including fireworks.
How Much: There is no charge for admission, however food and other attractions may vary in price.
What: Walking & Brewery Tour of Milton
When: 7/16, 10 a.m.
Why: This event provides adults with an opportunity to explore Milton and its local breweries. The event also highlights Dogfish Head Brewery and the seafaring culture of the town.
How much: The walking tour costs $5, and reservations can be made by calling (302) 684-1010.
What: KINFolk’s 6th Annual Wine Tasting and Art Auction
When: 7/20, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Cordery Center, Millsboro
Why: The combination of wine and art are brought together to raise money for hospitalized children to be able to communicate through computers. The event will also feature a selection of Italian wines and music by Paul Cullen.
How much: Tickets to the event are $30.
What: Kùlú Mèlé African Dance and Drum Ensemble
When: 7/21, 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Freeman Stage, Selbyville
Why: This performance features cultural music and dance from West African and Afro-Cuban culture. The event is a good opportunity to experience uncommonly seen artistic expression.
How much: Admission to the event is free.