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Low Digit Tag Auction

Low Digit Tag Auction

Between Nov. 22 and Dec. 9, bidders will have the option to bid on 15 tags including tags 26, 54, 132, 211, 301, 454 and on nine "choice" categories, ranging from tags 51 to 9999. The highest bidder in each choice category can choose a number, if not already sold, within that category.

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Gold Medal Winner 2021

DE State Parks wins the 2021 National Gold Medal

This prestigious award is given by the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration with the National Parks and Recreation Association. Delaware’s state park system also won the Gold Medal Award in 2015 and is the only state other than Florida to have won the award twice.

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Enjoy the outdoors on Black Friday

Celebrate Outdoors

This Black Friday leave behind the mindset of hectic holiday shopping and spend some time in the great outdoors. Delaware State Parks is a proud supporter of #OptOutside and is waiving all park and the Brandywine Zoo entrance fees on Friday, November 26th.

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Fall Camping

Fall into Camping

Delaware State Parks, voted Americas best, offer 5 family friendly campgrounds that will allow you to fully immerse yourself in the fall season. With tent sites, full-hookup RV sites, cozy cabins, waterfront cottages, and rustic yurts, there is a camping option for everyone!

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Early childhood education intern working at a summer camp

Apply Now for State Park Internships

Love the outdoors? Good with people? Want to make some money, get experience, and have some fun? We are offering academic and career focused positions working with field experts while gaining real world experience. Spring, summer and year-round positions available in education, research, policy, animal care and more.

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70th anniversary logo and 1950s family photo at Trap Pond State Park

Tell Us Your Story!

This year marks 70 years of operation for Delaware State Parks, and we have you to thank for it! We're celebrating all year long by asking to hear your stories about the meaningful experiences you've had in Delaware State Parks over the years. Share your park stories and photos to be entered to win a special anniversary giveaway!

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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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