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May 14, 2017 MOTHER'S DAY
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
May 20, 2017
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store. U-Pick strawberries, hayrides, family fun activities Food Fest - Local restaurants featuring lunch options, strawberry ice cream, smoothies, shortcakes and more. Free live music Country Store with fresh fruits and veggies, bakery and unique specialty foods. See you at the farm!
May 27, 2017 14th Annual Horseshoe Crab & Shorebird Festival
Family friendly, eco-friendly festival. This festival celebrates horseshoe crabs and migrating shorebirds, long considered by many to be a natural wonder of Delaware Bay.
June 4-9, 2017 Coastal Delaware Restaurant Week
Various locations, Delaware
Sample the best cuisine of Coastal Delaware. Prix Fixe menus at $25 - $35 - $45. A portion of the proceeds will be donatedo Meals on Wheels
June 6-10, 2017 42nd Annual Holy Trinity Greek Festival
Join us as you experience the aromas of authentic food cooking before your eyes, the sounds of ethnic music and the sights of our own Greek Terpsechorian Youth Folk dance group. Homemade traditional comfort food like Pastichio (Greek Lasagna), Moussaka (Eggplant, Potato and Seasoned Beef Casserole), Dolmades (Stuffed Grape Leaves) and Spanakopita (Spinach Pie) are served in the Hellenic Community Center daily from 11am - 11 pm. Items such as Gyro, Souvlaki, Lamb Sandwiches and Calamari are prepared outside daily from 5 pm-11 pm where you can grab a table and enjoy your meal while listening to live Greek music nightly.
June 10, 2017
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
The Rehoboth Beach VegFest is a FREE outdoor festival celebrating the very best of vegetarian eating in and around the area. This outdoor festival features dozens of exhibitors, cooking demonstrations, speakers, and more – it’s got something for everyone from our friends and family to our four-legged companions. (Delaware SPCA)
July 4, 2017 4TH OF JULY - Nationwide
There are so many events on this day that they are too numerous to list. Virtually every community in the U.S. has a 4th of July celebration.
July 20-29, 2017 Delaware State Fair - Harrington, Delaware
For nearly a century, the Delaware State Fair has hosted a wide variety of exhibits, with over 3,000 exhibitors competing in categories from Angus beef cattle to zinnias. Culinary competitions include the Blueberry Blow-out Contest, Crazy Over Cupcakes Contest, Homemade Ice Cream Making Contest, Wild Men & Women Cooking Contest, and More! Attendance: 300,000.
August 5, 2017 Annual Peach Festival - Wyoming, Delaware
Activities include a parade, live music, crafters, community displays, children's area, and peach dessert contest.
June 25, 2016 Blueberry Festival - Camden, Delaware
Fifer Orchards Farm & Country Store. Family Fun and Free Live Music. U-Pick blueberries, hayrides, family fun activities Food Fest - Local restaurants featuring lunch options, blueberry ice cream, smoothies, shortcakes and more. Free live music Country Store with fresh fruits and veggies, bakery and unique specialty foods. See you at the farm!
May 13-17, 2015 MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival
Various locations, Delaware
The MidAtlantic Wine + Food Festival has been canceled "indefinitely" as organizers have struggled with declining attendance & unpaid bills.
July 12, 2014 Smyrna Craft Beer, Wine & Food Festival
After much careful thought and consideration, the festival committee has decided not to continue with the event, despite it's great success, due to the Town of Smyrna scheduling more future events, which we hope you will enjoy!
July 26, 2014 6th Annual Seafood & Arts Festival
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
The Indian River Marina at Delaware Seashore State Park is hosting their 4th Annual Arts and Seafood Festival. Come for a day full of art, seafood, live music and more!
August 16, 2014 4th Annual Brew Festival - Dover, Delaware
Rollins Center. Microbreweries from the Mid-Atlantic region will be featured along with entertainment and pub food. Delaware’s won, famed craft brewers Fordham Brewery and Mispillion River Brewing Company will be represented, as well as handcraft breweries including Yards Brewing Company, Goose Island, Land Shark and Evolution to name a few.
May 18-20, 2012 Peppers at the Beach - Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Over 100 chefs from all over will be showing off their lines of products. Stop and chat with famous chefs who have been featured on Food Network. Included in the festivities will be chicken wing contests. This is a gathering of Chileheads at their best.
June 24, 2011 An Evening of Wine Under The Stars
Join Us as we host, An Evening of Wine Under The Stars - Benefitting Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition - Starring: Wines, Beer, Cocktails, Culinary Delights, Live Entertainment by Vessa Fulton, Silent Auction & Door Prizes!
August 21, 2010 Diamond State BBQ Championship - Dover, Delaware
Come out to the Fifth Annual Diamond State BBQ Championship for fun in the sun, great entertainment, vendors, Big Boys Toys Show, Delaware's Strongest Man Contest, and - of course - mouth-watering BARBECUE!
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