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2022 Annual Passes
Trap Pond Bridge

Trap Pond Community Meeting

On July 6th, Trap Pond will host a community meeting to request input on capital projects, current project status and planned future improvement amenities and services in Trap Pond State Park. The event will feature Delaware State Park teammates answering questions and informational boards highlighting improvements.

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Junior Life Guard Program

Junior Life Guard Program

The Delaware State Parks Beach Patrol is once again offering a Junior Lifeguard Program for children ages 9-16 years at Cape Henlopen State Park.

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Jason Beach at Trap Pond

Jason Beach Dedication

On June 20th, Jason Beach was dedicated as a historic site, in recognition of its significance as a recreation destination for the Black community in the mid-1900s. At that time, it was known as Jason Beach in honor of Dr. William C. Jason, the second and longest-serving president of Delaware State University.

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2022 Summer Programs

2022 Summer Programs

At Delaware State Parks we have hundreds of programs that are offered throughout all of our parks during the summer. From animal exploration, to hiking adventures, to water fun. We have something for everyone.

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Summer Concerts

2022 Summer Concerts

Bring a picnic and a blanket or a chair and relax while enjoying some live music at our FREE concerts! Music ranges from oldies to big band to classic rock to country to indie, and anything in between, so there’s sure to be something for everyone.

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Cape Bike Loop

Cape Henlopen Open House

On June 13, 2022, DNREC’s Division of Parks and Recreation hosted a community meeting at Cape Henlopen. The meeting featured a series of informational boards highlighting progress throughout the park, upcoming capital projects and future planned efforts.

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Volunteer Events

Click a date/time to see event details, or scroll down below the calendar to see a complete list of upcoming programs, then click the REGISTER button to sign up!

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