“All Aboard: Delaware and the Railroad” to take place from Sept. 13 to 15, 2018. #netde #delawarehistory #beaches #activities #events #historic_sites
Lewes event provides visitors with an opportunity to experience seafaring lives of adventure, romance, excitement and hardships, and to honor mariners who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Tours explore the surviving hull section of an 18th-century shipwreck
Highlights include Dover Days programs, A Day in Old New Castle and “A Sailor’s Life for Me,” the Zwaanendael Museum’s 7th Annual Maritime Celebration.
Theatrical murder-mystery based on an actual incident that took place in 1916 in Lewes.
Guests are encouraged to bring their cameras to capture the awakening of spring at one of Delaware’s most historic properties.
Highlights include programs on Delaware’s Dutch heritage, Buena Vista’s First Annual Spring Open House and The Old State House’s Coffee-Hour Lecture Series.
Activities honor and celebrate women’s lives and historic achievements.
Highlights include programs on African-American life at the John Dickinson Plantation in the 18th century, the evolution of black recorded music and African-American archaeology in Delaware.
Event cancelled due to inclement weather.