State park offices are now open with limited hours of 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every day. Nature centers and playgrounds remain closed, and all in-person programs have been cancelled. Masks must be worn in all public areas where social distancing cannot be maintained.
Support your favorite park or program with a safe and secure online donation! Donors' gifts to Delaware State Parks are managed responsibly by experts in planned giving at the Delaware Community Foundation, and have the greatest possible impact because of the creativity and spirit of resourcefulness that the fund fosters.
Annual passes, corporate/group passes, and surf permits for the 2021 season are now on sale. Your pass or permit allows free year-round entry to parks that charge an entry fee. Buy your passes and permits today from the comfort of your home with our easy online ordering system!
Need a change of scenery? Enjoy a safe and relaxing getaway with the kids, or friends in your "bubble," at a Delaware State Parks campground! Spending time outdoors is one of the best ways to keep your mind and body healthy. Check out our discount page for special savings!
Delaware State Parks are a great place to get out and relax with your four-legged family members! Responsible pet ownership is the key to a great day at the park -- check out what you need to know before you begin your next pet-friendly adventure.
In as little as 2 hours, individuals and groups can make a difference in Delaware State Parks. And we have loads of ways for you to get involved! Help out with special events, conservation projects, nature center programming, and more as a volunteer, intern, campground host, or as a member of our Veterans Corps or Youth Conservation Corps.
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!