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Saturday, October 19 at 12:00 AM

Autumn Hayrides in the Park at White Clay Creek State Park

Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 12:00:00 AM 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides in the Park Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. The Great Pumpkin Carve at the Biggs Museum of American Art.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 9:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. The Great Pumpkin Carve at the Biggs Museum of American Art. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, October 19 at 9:30 AM

Intro to Rock Climbing -FULL at Alapocas Run State Park

This program is no longer available, but we've got lots of other great programs -- check them out!

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 9:30:00 AM 10/19/2019 11:30:00 AM America/New_York Intro to Rock Climbing -FULL This program is no longer available, but we've got lots of other great programs -- check them out! Alapocas Run State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM

Friends of Cape Henlopen Bird Seed Sale Pick-up at Cape Henlopen State Park

Advance bird seed order forms available at the Park Office, Nature Center, and online at www.friendsofcapehenlopen.org. Members receive a 10% discount on seed orders. We carry only premium seed! All orders must be received by October 7 . For more information, please call (302) 858-6127.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Cape Henlopen Bird Seed Sale Pick-up Advance bird seed order forms available at the Park Office, Nature Center, and online at www.friendsofcapehenlopen.org. Members receive a 10% discount on seed orders. We carry only premium seed! All orders must be received by October 7 . For more information, please call (302) 858-6127. Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM

Featured Event: Archaeology Day at Auburn Valley State Park

Archaeologists are just like detectives — always looking for clues to tell the story of people from the past. Join us in celebration of International Archaeology Day for a slate of programs for all ages! Registration suggested; call the park office at (302) 729-4280 for more information. Free Make a Pot 10:30 a.m. Make a clay pot in the Native American style. Artifact Detectives! 12:30 p.m. Learn how to be a history sleuth using artifacts actually found during excavations at the park. Archaeology of the Red Clay Creek Floodplain 2 p.m. Meet an archaeologist from Dovetail Cultural Resources Group who worked at the park and hear what they learned during their excavation. Delaware Humanities Series 4 p.m. Archaeologist Cara Blume’s presentation of “The People Who Stayed Behind: A History of the Indian People of Delaware 1630 – 2008”.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Event: Archaeology Day Archaeologists are just like detectives — always looking for clues to tell the story of people from the past. Join us in celebration of International Archaeology Day for a slate of programs for all ages! Registration suggested; call the park office at (302) 729-4280 for more information. Free Make a Pot 10:30 a.m. Make a clay pot in the Native American style. Artifact Detectives! 12:30 p.m. Learn how to be a history sleuth using artifacts actually found during excavations at the park. Archaeology of the Red Clay Creek Floodplain 2 p.m. Meet an archaeologist from Dovetail Cultural Resources Group who worked at the park and hear what they learned during their excavation. Delaware Humanities Series 4 p.m. Archaeologist Cara Blume’s presentation of “The People Who Stayed Behind: A History of the Indian People of Delaware 1630 – 2008”. Auburn Valley State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM

Featured Event: Archaeology Day at Auburn Valley State Park

Archaeologists are just like detectives — always looking for clues to tell the story of people from the past. Join us in celebration of International Archaeology Day for a slate of programs for all ages! Registration suggested; call the park office at (302) 729-4280 for more information. Free Make a Pot 10:30 a.m. Make a clay pot in the Native American style. Artifact Detectives! 12:30 p.m. Learn how to be a history sleuth using artifacts actually found during excavations at the park. Archaeology of the Red Clay Creek Floodplain 2 p.m. Meet an archaeologist from Dovetail Cultural Resources Group who worked at the park and hear what they learned during their excavation. Delaware Humanities Series 4 p.m. Archaeologist Cara Blume’s presentation of “The People Who Stayed Behind: A History of the Indian People of Delaware 1630 – 2008”.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Event: Archaeology Day Archaeologists are just like detectives — always looking for clues to tell the story of people from the past. Join us in celebration of International Archaeology Day for a slate of programs for all ages! Registration suggested; call the park office at (302) 729-4280 for more information. Free Make a Pot 10:30 a.m. Make a clay pot in the Native American style. Artifact Detectives! 12:30 p.m. Learn how to be a history sleuth using artifacts actually found during excavations at the park. Archaeology of the Red Clay Creek Floodplain 2 p.m. Meet an archaeologist from Dovetail Cultural Resources Group who worked at the park and hear what they learned during their excavation. Delaware Humanities Series 4 p.m. Archaeologist Cara Blume’s presentation of “The People Who Stayed Behind: A History of the Indian People of Delaware 1630 – 2008”. Auburn Valley State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM

Hike Burton Island Trail at Delaware Seashore State Park

Explore the 1-mile loop trail on Burton Island Nature Preserve with a Park Naturalist. Learn to identify coastal plants, and spot various waterfowl along the way.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 11:30:00 AM America/New_York Hike Burton Island Trail Explore the 1-mile loop trail on Burton Island Nature Preserve with a Park Naturalist. Learn to identify coastal plants, and spot various waterfowl along the way.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM

Sickness and Health and the Occasional Poisoning Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Hear stories about medical curiosities of Dover's past. Free. Tours leave from the John Bell House, 43 The Green, on the hour and last about 45 mins.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Sickness and Health and the Occasional Poisoning Walking Tour Hear stories about medical curiosities of Dover's past. Free. Tours leave from the John Bell House, 43 The Green, on the hour and last about 45 mins. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, October 19 at 11:00 AM

Make-a-Pot (International Archaeology Day) at White Clay Creek State Park

A hands-on activity of children of all ages! Delaware State Parks archaeologists will show you how to make a pot that you can take home with you. The archaeologists will also discuss the importance of the invention of ceramics to prehistoric Native people, and have some ancient pottery to show you. As a part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series this program requires pre-registration by calling the park office (302)368-6900 by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Free

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 11:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Make-a-Pot (International Archaeology Day) A hands-on activity of children of all ages! Delaware State Parks archaeologists will show you how to make a pot that you can take home with you. The archaeologists will also discuss the importance of the invention of ceramics to prehistoric Native people, and have some ancient pottery to show you. As a part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series this program requires pre-registration by calling the park office (302)368-6900 by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 11:00 AM

Battery 519 Tour at Fort Miles

Battery 519 began construction in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were, and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. Ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. Tours take place at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. $5 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 11:00:00 AM 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Battery 519 Tour Battery 519 began construction in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were, and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. Ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. Tours take place at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. $5 per person. Fort Miles

Saturday, October 19 at 11:00 AM

Beach Science at Cape Henlopen State Park

Anyone can be a citizen scientist. Collect data while cleaning the beach and help real scientists investigate our impacts on the bay. For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 11:00:00 AM 10/19/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Beach Science Anyone can be a citizen scientist. Collect data while cleaning the beach and help real scientists investigate our impacts on the bay. For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 11:00 AM

Featured Event: International Archaeology Day at White Clay Creek State Park

Make-a-Pot 11 a.m. – Noon A hands-on activity for children of all ages! State park archaeologists will show you how to make a pot that you can take home with you. The archaeologists will also discuss the importance of the invention of ceramics to prehistoric Native people and show some ancient pottery to you. Must preregister. Space is limited. Kaolin Clay and The Newark China Clay Company 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. This illustrated talk will review the history of the kaolin clay industry in northern Delaware, from which the park gets its name. The talk will focus in on the Newark China Clay Company site here in the park, explaining the ruins that can be seen in the northern part of the Possum Hill area of the park. Free Stump the Archaeologist – Treasures from your Attic! 2 – 3 p.m. Bring treasures from home to stump the State Parks archaeologists! The archaeologists will attempt to identify and date your antique and mystery items (however, no evaluations of value will be provided). The archeologists will also bring some of their favorite artifacts for you to see and touch. Free

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Event: International Archaeology Day Make-a-Pot 11 a.m. – Noon A hands-on activity for children of all ages! State park archaeologists will show you how to make a pot that you can take home with you. The archaeologists will also discuss the importance of the invention of ceramics to prehistoric Native people and show some ancient pottery to you. Must preregister. Space is limited. Kaolin Clay and The Newark China Clay Company 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. This illustrated talk will review the history of the kaolin clay industry in northern Delaware, from which the park gets its name. The talk will focus in on the Newark China Clay Company site here in the park, explaining the ruins that can be seen in the northern part of the Possum Hill area of the park. Free Stump the Archaeologist – Treasures from your Attic! 2 – 3 p.m. Bring treasures from home to stump the State Parks archaeologists! The archaeologists will attempt to identify and date your antique and mystery items (however, no evaluations of value will be provided). The archeologists will also bring some of their favorite artifacts for you to see and touch. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 11:30 AM

Keeper Talks at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 11:30:00 AM 10/19/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talks Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 19 at 12:00 PM

Creature Feature at Brandywine Zoo

Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 12:30:00 PM America/New_York Creature Feature Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 19 at 12:00 PM

Scarecrow Making at Killens Pond State Park

Make your own scarecrow! Bring accessories to “doll” it up (hat, scarf, wig, etc). Call to reserve your scarecrow. Meet at the campground pavilion. This event is hosted by the Friends of Killens Pond.$7 for one scarecrow, $5 for each additional

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Scarecrow Making Make your own scarecrow! Bring accessories to “doll” it up (hat, scarf, wig, etc). Call to reserve your scarecrow. Meet at the campground pavilion. This event is hosted by the Friends of Killens Pond.$7 for one scarecrow, $5 for each additional Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 12:30 PM

Kaolin Clay and The Newark China Clay Company (International Archaeology Day) at White Clay Creek State Park

This illustrated talk will review the history of the kaolin clay industry in northern Delaware, from which the park gets its name. The talk will focus in on the Newark China Clay Company site here in the park, explaining the ruins that can be seen in the northern part of the Possum Hill area of the park. Part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series this program is generally designed for the adult learner and includes a short lecture and field component. Pre-registration is required by calling the Park Office (302)368-6900 by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Meets at the Nature Center. Free

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 12:30:00 PM 10/19/2019 1:30:00 PM America/New_York Kaolin Clay and The Newark China Clay Company (International Archaeology Day) This illustrated talk will review the history of the kaolin clay industry in northern Delaware, from which the park gets its name. The talk will focus in on the Newark China Clay Company site here in the park, explaining the ruins that can be seen in the northern part of the Possum Hill area of the park. Part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series this program is generally designed for the adult learner and includes a short lecture and field component. Pre-registration is required by calling the Park Office (302)368-6900 by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Meets at the Nature Center. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 PM

Hike Thompson Island at Delaware Seashore State Park

Go for a hike at Thompson Island Nature Preserve with a park interpreter. Learn about the island’s Native American presence and observe the abundant wildlife that calls this island home.Space is very limited so pre-registration is required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Hike Thompson Island Go for a hike at Thompson Island Nature Preserve with a park interpreter. Learn about the island’s Native American presence and observe the abundant wildlife that calls this island home.Space is very limited so pre-registration is required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 PM

Pumpkin Carving at Killens Pond State Park

Try our your spooky or friendly pumpkin carving skills. Directions, tools and carving templates will be provided. Call to reserve your pumpkin. Meet at the campground pavilion.$5 per pumpkin

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Pumpkin Carving Try our your spooky or friendly pumpkin carving skills. Directions, tools and carving templates will be provided. Call to reserve your pumpkin. Meet at the campground pavilion.$5 per pumpkin Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 PM

Reptile Hour! at Lums Pond State Park

Stop by the nature center for an hour of fun facts, activities, and crafts about reptiles. Get a close-up look at our resident turtle and snake during this exciting program! Free with paid park entrance fee.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Reptile Hour! Stop by the nature center for an hour of fun facts, activities, and crafts about reptiles. Get a close-up look at our resident turtle and snake during this exciting program! Free with paid park entrance fee. Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 1:30 PM

Keeper Talk at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 1:30:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talk Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Stump the Archaeologist - Treasurers from your Attic! (International Archaeology Day ) at White Clay Creek State Park

Bring treasures from home to stump the State Parks archaeologists! The archaeologists will attempt to identify and date your antique and mystery items (however, no evaluations of value will be provided). The archaeologists will also bring some of their favorite artifacts for you to see and touch. Part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series. Pre-registration is required by calling the Park Office (302)368-6900 by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Free

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Stump the Archaeologist - Treasurers from your Attic! (International Archaeology Day ) Bring treasures from home to stump the State Parks archaeologists! The archaeologists will attempt to identify and date your antique and mystery items (however, no evaluations of value will be provided). The archaeologists will also bring some of their favorite artifacts for you to see and touch. Part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series. Pre-registration is required by calling the Park Office (302)368-6900 by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy at Cape Henlopen State Park

Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the stingrays in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Feeding Frenzy Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the stingrays in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Featured Program: The Great Fort DuPont Scavenger Hunt at Fort DuPont State Park

It’s back! Kids, put your detective skills to the test! We’ve hidden clues all around Fort DuPont. Find them to solve the mystery. Free

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: The Great Fort DuPont Scavenger Hunt It’s back! Kids, put your detective skills to the test! We’ve hidden clues all around Fort DuPont. Find them to solve the mystery. Free Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Featured Program: Truckin' Through History at Fort Miles

Take a ride on a WWII truck as we tour some of the lesser-known remains of Fort Miles. Tours meet at the Biden Center, and tickets go on sale at the Fort Miles Orientation Building each Saturday morning on a first-come, first served basis. Ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Maximum of four tickets per group. Limit 12 per ride. Rides also offered at the same time on September 28 and October 12. $8 per person

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Truckin' Through History Take a ride on a WWII truck as we tour some of the lesser-known remains of Fort Miles. Tours meet at the Biden Center, and tickets go on sale at the Fort Miles Orientation Building each Saturday morning on a first-come, first served basis. Ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Maximum of four tickets per group. Limit 12 per ride. Rides also offered at the same time on September 28 and October 12. $8 per person Fort Miles

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Truckin' Through History at Fort Miles

Take a ride on a WWII truck as we tour some of the lesser-known remains of Fort Miles. Tours meet at the Biden Center, and tickets go on sale at the Fort Miles Orientation Building each Saturday morning on a first-come, first-served basis. Ages 7 and up with an adult. Maximum of four tickets per group. Limit 12 per ride. $8 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Truckin' Through History Take a ride on a WWII truck as we tour some of the lesser-known remains of Fort Miles. Tours meet at the Biden Center, and tickets go on sale at the Fort Miles Orientation Building each Saturday morning on a first-come, first-served basis. Ages 7 and up with an adult. Maximum of four tickets per group. Limit 12 per ride. $8 per person. Fort Miles

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

The Great Fort DuPont Scavenger Hunt at Fort DuPont State Park

It's back! Kids, come put your detective skills to the test! We've hidden clues all around Fort DuPont...can you find them all and solve the mystery? Cost: Free

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York The Great Fort DuPont Scavenger Hunt It's back! Kids, come put your detective skills to the test! We've hidden clues all around Fort DuPont...can you find them all and solve the mystery? Cost: Free Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 2:00 PM

Harvest Havoc at Killens Pond State Park

Join us for an afternoon of spooky science as we conduct crazy experiments! Make your own creepy slime or write a terrifying invisible message. Or take a ride on our not-so-haunted hayride! Plus, a costume contest where the winner gets a prize! Hot beverages will be available. Meet at the campground.$6 per child

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Harvest Havoc Join us for an afternoon of spooky science as we conduct crazy experiments! Make your own creepy slime or write a terrifying invisible message. Or take a ride on our not-so-haunted hayride! Plus, a costume contest where the winner gets a prize! Hot beverages will be available. Meet at the campground.$6 per child Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 3:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 3:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 3:00 PM

Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride at White Clay Creek State Park

Book a birthday party hayride. Bring your party favors (no balloons) and set up your fun. This is a great way to celebrate your child’s birthday. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon. Call the Park Office to register (302)368-6900.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Book a birthday party hayride. Bring your party favors (no balloons) and set up your fun. This is a great way to celebrate your child’s birthday. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon. Call the Park Office to register (302)368-6900. White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 4:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 4:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 4:00 PM

Dogs Day out at Auburn Valley State Park

Bring your well-behaved dog out for an Oversee Farm Trail hike with the Superintendent's dog Sadie, and also meet Canine Leo and his handler Cpl. Trevor Ditmore. Collapsible dog dish prize for all participants! Trail address: 1516 Snuff Mill Road, Hockessin DE

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Dogs Day out Bring your well-behaved dog out for an Oversee Farm Trail hike with the Superintendent's dog Sadie, and also meet Canine Leo and his handler Cpl. Trevor Ditmore. Collapsible dog dish prize for all participants! Trail address: 1516 Snuff Mill Road, Hockessin DE Auburn Valley State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 5:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 5:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 5:00 PM

Private Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Private Hayride For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125 Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 5:00 PM

Pondside Hayrides at Lums Pond State Park

Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5, 6 or 7 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Pondside Hayrides Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5, 6 or 7 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon. Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 6:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 6:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 6:30 PM

Battery 519 Lantern Tour at Fort Miles

In 1943, World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress, and what WWII turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. Ages 10 and older with an adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 6:30:00 PM 10/19/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Battery 519 Lantern Tour In 1943, World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress, and what WWII turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. Ages 10 and older with an adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person. Fort Miles

Saturday, October 19 at 6:30 PM

Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure at Fort Delaware State Park

Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 6:30:00 PM 10/19/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person. Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 8:00 PM

Hoot N' Howling Night Hike at Killens Pond State Park

Our park animals do more than hoot and howl! Join us on the trails for a night hike and find out who is making all that noise in the forest after dark! Meet at Pavilion 4 in the Campground. Free!

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 8:00:00 PM 10/19/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Hoot N' Howling Night Hike Our park animals do more than hoot and howl! Join us on the trails for a night hike and find out who is making all that noise in the forest after dark! Meet at Pavilion 4 in the Campground. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 19 at 9:30 PM

Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure at Fort Delaware State Park

Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/19/2019 9:30:00 PM 10/20/2019 12:30:00 AM America/New_York Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person. Fort Delaware State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 AM

Autumn Hayrides in the Park at White Clay Creek State Park

Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 12:00:00 AM 10/21/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides in the Park Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 8:00 AM

Bird Discovery Hike at Auburn Valley State Park

Join an experienced birder for a leisurely one-hour family birding walk. Meet at the Paper Mill Bridge parking lot just down from 630 Benge Road and next to the old Marshall Bros. Paper Mill.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/20/2019 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Bird Discovery Hike Join an experienced birder for a leisurely one-hour family birding walk. Meet at the Paper Mill Bridge parking lot just down from 630 Benge Road and next to the old Marshall Bros. Paper Mill. Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 10:00 AM

Sea Glass Jewelry 101 at Delaware Seashore State Park

Make a simple sea glass pendant using a few basic wire-wrap techniques. Bring your own piece of sea glass or choose from our collection.Pre-registration required. $15 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Sea Glass Jewelry 101 Make a simple sea glass pendant using a few basic wire-wrap techniques. Bring your own piece of sea glass or choose from our collection.Pre-registration required. $15 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 11:30 AM

Keeper Talks at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 11:30:00 AM 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talks Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 PM

Creature Feature at Brandywine Zoo

Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 12:30:00 PM America/New_York Creature Feature Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 20 at 12:00 PM

Fall Foliage Hike at Killens Pond State Park

Enjoy the autumn scenes at Killens Pond on a relaxing hike. A park naturalist will explain how and why the trees change color. Free!

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Fall Foliage Hike Enjoy the autumn scenes at Killens Pond on a relaxing hike. A park naturalist will explain how and why the trees change color. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: International Archaeology Day Celebration at Killens Pond State Park

Hands-on-Pottery Sunday, October 20, 1 p.m. Experience how the First Nations peoples created clay vessels for cooking and storing foods. Practice making clay pots and take them home with you. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Free Treasure in the Attic – Stump the Archaeologists Show and Tell Sunday, October 20, 2 p.m. Have something old around your house and want to know what it is? Is it a treasure or trash? The archaeology staff will try to identify your item and tell you its use and age. They will not, however, provide monetary valuations. The archaeologists will also bring some of their favorite objects from our collections for you to see. Free

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: International Archaeology Day Celebration Hands-on-Pottery Sunday, October 20, 1 p.m. Experience how the First Nations peoples created clay vessels for cooking and storing foods. Practice making clay pots and take them home with you. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Free Treasure in the Attic – Stump the Archaeologists Show and Tell Sunday, October 20, 2 p.m. Have something old around your house and want to know what it is? Is it a treasure or trash? The archaeology staff will try to identify your item and tell you its use and age. They will not, however, provide monetary valuations. The archaeologists will also bring some of their favorite objects from our collections for you to see. Free Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Rockford Tower Afternoons at Wilmington State Parks

Enjoy views of the City of Wilmington and the surrounding countryside from the top of Rockford Tower. Note: Tower may close if there is inclement weather.Free

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Rockford Tower Afternoons Enjoy views of the City of Wilmington and the surrounding countryside from the top of Rockford Tower. Note: Tower may close if there is inclement weather.Free Wilmington State Parks

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Open House Tours at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Open House Tours Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Time Travelers: Hands-on-Pottery at Killens Pond State Park

Experience how the First Nations peoples created clay vessels for cooking and storing foods. Practice making clay pots and take them home with you. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Free!

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Time Travelers: Hands-on-Pottery Experience how the First Nations peoples created clay vessels for cooking and storing foods. Practice making clay pots and take them home with you. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00 PM

Rockford Tower Afternoons at Wilmington State Parks

Enjoy views of the City of Wilmington and the surrounding countryside from the top of Rockford Tower. Note: Tower may close if there is inclement weather.Free

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Rockford Tower Afternoons Enjoy views of the City of Wilmington and the surrounding countryside from the top of Rockford Tower. Note: Tower may close if there is inclement weather.Free Wilmington State Parks

Sunday, October 20 at 1:30 PM

Keeper Talk at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:30:00 PM 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talk Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 20 at 1:30 PM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 1:30:00 PM 10/20/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House. First State Heritage Park

Sunday, October 20 at 2:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 2:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 2:00 PM

Marshall Steam Museum Tour at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Marshall Steam Museum tour. In addition to the museum tour there are mansion tours at 1pm and 3pm. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Steam Museum Tour Tour the Marshall Steam Museum tour. In addition to the museum tour there are mansion tours at 1pm and 3pm. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 2:00 PM

Time Travelers: Treasure in the Attic - Stump the Archaeologists Show & Tell at Killens Pond State Park

Have something old around your house and want to know what it is? Is it a treasure or trash? The archaeology staff will try to identify your item and tell you its use and age. They will not, however, provide monetary valuations. The archaeologists will also be being some of their favorite objects from our collections to share with you. Free!

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Time Travelers: Treasure in the Attic - Stump the Archaeologists Show & Tell Have something old around your house and want to know what it is? Is it a treasure or trash? The archaeology staff will try to identify your item and tell you its use and age. They will not, however, provide monetary valuations. The archaeologists will also be being some of their favorite objects from our collections to share with you. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 2:30 PM

All Abilities Wagon Ride at White Clay Creek State Park

We are the first state park to offer guests with mobility challenges a chance to be part of the fun of an autumn hayride! Wagon accommodates up to two wheelchairs per ride PLUS seating for 20. Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to register and tell us if you will be using a wheelchair. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 2:30:00 PM 10/20/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York All Abilities Wagon Ride We are the first state park to offer guests with mobility challenges a chance to be part of the fun of an autumn hayride! Wagon accommodates up to two wheelchairs per ride PLUS seating for 20. Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to register and tell us if you will be using a wheelchair. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 3:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 3:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 3:00 PM

Open House Tours at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Open House Tours Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 4:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 4:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 5:00 PM

Private Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/20/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Private Hayride For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125 Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, October 20 at 5:00 PM

Pondside Hayride at Lums Pond State Park

Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5 or 6 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon.

Add to Calendar 10/20/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/21/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Pondside Hayride Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5 or 6 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon. Lums Pond State Park

Monday, October 21 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/21/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/21/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Monday, October 21 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off! at Bellevue State Park

Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track.

Add to Calendar 10/21/2019 9:00:00 AM 10/21/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off! Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track. Bellevue State Park

Monday, October 21 at 11:00 AM

Stroller Rollers at Bellevue State Park

For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE

Add to Calendar 10/21/2019 11:00:00 AM 10/21/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Stroller Rollers For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, October 22 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/22/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Tuesday, October 22 at 6:30 PM

Civil War 101, Part 1, at the Brandywine Hundred Library at Fort Delaware State Park

This lecture-style program is a great introduction to the American Civil War. We will talk about the political and social events leading up to the war, and how the war started. This is a great program for those that would like to learn about the Civil War, but don't know how to get started. This program will be held at the Brandywine Hundred Library, and is free of charge.

Add to Calendar 10/22/2019 6:30:00 PM 10/22/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Civil War 101, Part 1, at the Brandywine Hundred Library This lecture-style program is a great introduction to the American Civil War. We will talk about the political and social events leading up to the war, and how the war started. This is a great program for those that would like to learn about the Civil War, but don't know how to get started. This program will be held at the Brandywine Hundred Library, and is free of charge. Fort Delaware State Park

Wednesday, October 23 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/23/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/23/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, October 23 at 10:00 AM

Wee Have Fun Club- Fall Colors Hayride at Bellevue State Park

Fall Colors Hayride, Meet at Percheron Barn. **Due to space limitations on our hayrides, the $4 program fee will apply to all participating family members.Ages 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn.

Add to Calendar 10/23/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/23/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wee Have Fun Club- Fall Colors Hayride Fall Colors Hayride, Meet at Percheron Barn. **Due to space limitations on our hayrides, the $4 program fee will apply to all participating family members.Ages 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, October 23 at 6:30 PM

Featured Program: Bats at the Tower at Alapocas Run State Park

Climb to the top of the tower, enjoy the full moon and learn more about Delaware’s bats. Free

Add to Calendar 10/23/2019 6:30:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Bats at the Tower Climb to the top of the tower, enjoy the full moon and learn more about Delaware’s bats. Free Alapocas Run State Park

Wednesday, October 23 at 6:30 PM

Bats in the Tower at Wilmington State Parks

Climb to the top of the tower, enjoy the full moon and learn more about Delaware’s bats.FREE

Add to Calendar 10/23/2019 6:30:00 PM 10/23/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Bats in the Tower Climb to the top of the tower, enjoy the full moon and learn more about Delaware’s bats.FREE Wilmington State Parks

Thursday, October 24 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/24/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/24/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Thursday, October 24 at 9:00 AM

Friends of Killens Pond - Monthly Trails Day at Killens Pond State Park

2nd and 4th Thursday of every month. March through October.Weather permitting. For more information, or to register, please visit our Volunteer Calendar: https://destateparks.com/Volunteer/Calendars.

Add to Calendar 10/24/2019 9:00:00 AM 10/24/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Killens Pond - Monthly Trails Day 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month. March through October.Weather permitting. For more information, or to register, please visit our Volunteer Calendar: https://destateparks.com/Volunteer/Calendars. Killens Pond State Park

Thursday, October 24 at 7:00 PM

Bellevue Hall "Spirits" Stories and Tour at Bellevue State Park

Join us as we share personal stories of "ghostly" experiences at Bellevue Hall followed by a candlelit tour—if you dare! For those who remain . . . refreshments will be served. The fee for this program is $18 per person. Pre-register no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23. Space is limited! Please enter the park through the Philadelphia Pike entrance and park behind Bellevue Hall. Food by Jeffrey Miller Catering. Register at link provided. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bellevue-hall-spirits-stories-and-tour-tickets-65829045447

Add to Calendar 10/24/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/24/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Bellevue Hall "Spirits" Stories and Tour Join us as we share personal stories of "ghostly" experiences at Bellevue Hall followed by a candlelit tour—if you dare! For those who remain . . . refreshments will be served. The fee for this program is $18 per person. Pre-register no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23. Space is limited! Please enter the park through the Philadelphia Pike entrance and park behind Bellevue Hall. Food by Jeffrey Miller Catering. Register at link provided. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bellevue-hall-spirits-stories-and-tour-tickets-65829045447 Bellevue State Park

Friday, October 25 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/25/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, October 25 at 10:00 AM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/25/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Friday, October 25 at 4:00 PM

Featured Program: Sunset Bridge Walk at Delaware Seashore State Park

Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a park interpreter to learn how the inlet has changed over the last 100 years. Preregistration required. $6 per person

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Sunset Bridge Walk Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a park interpreter to learn how the inlet has changed over the last 100 years. Preregistration required. $6 per person Delaware Seashore State Park

Friday, October 25 at 4:00 PM

Sunset Bridge Walk at Delaware Seashore State Park

Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet bridge just in time to catch the sun setting over the Indian River Bay. A Park Interpreter will lead the way, pointing out bridge features and explaining how the inlet has changed over the last 100 years.Pre-registration required. $6 per person. Call (302)-227-6991

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Sunset Bridge Walk Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet bridge just in time to catch the sun setting over the Indian River Bay. A Park Interpreter will lead the way, pointing out bridge features and explaining how the inlet has changed over the last 100 years.Pre-registration required. $6 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 Delaware Seashore State Park

Friday, October 25 at 5:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

31st Children's Fantasy Trail at Cape Henlopen State Park

Don’t let last years’ cancelation scare you away from Fantasy Trail! Wear your Halloween costume and Trick-or-Treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York 31st Children's Fantasy Trail Don’t let last years’ cancelation scare you away from Fantasy Trail! Wear your Halloween costume and Trick-or-Treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

Featured Program: 31st Annual Children's Fantasy Trail at Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26, 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, October 27, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Wear your costume and trick-or-treat with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern-lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: 31st Annual Children's Fantasy Trail Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26, 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday, October 27, 6 – 7:30 p.m. Wear your costume and trick-or-treat with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern-lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

Featured Program: The Park after Dark at Trap Pond State Park

Enjoy the park after hours on a lantern-lit hike. Hear folktales from times gone by. Register at least 48 hours in advance. Also offered October 18. Free

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: The Park after Dark Enjoy the park after hours on a lantern-lit hike. Hear folktales from times gone by. Register at least 48 hours in advance. Also offered October 18. Free Trap Pond State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

Featured Program: The Park after Dark at Trap Pond State Park

Enjoy the park after hours on a lantern-lit hike. Hear folktales from times gone by. Register at least 48 hours in advance. Also offered October 18. Free

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: The Park after Dark Enjoy the park after hours on a lantern-lit hike. Hear folktales from times gone by. Register at least 48 hours in advance. Also offered October 18. Free Trap Pond State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

"Spirits" of Bellevue Grounds Tour at Bellevue State Park

We know Bellevue Hall has ghosts, but did you know that there are other areas of the park that also have unexplained occurrences? Come to the Bellevue Arts Center and begin your walking tour of the grounds. We will stop at a few of the buildings, walk the track and see if we have any unexplained company along the way. Dress warmly, wear comfortable shoes, and bring a flashlight. We will serve Hot Chocolate after our adventure to talk about what we discover. Pre-register no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York "Spirits" of Bellevue Grounds Tour We know Bellevue Hall has ghosts, but did you know that there are other areas of the park that also have unexplained occurrences? Come to the Bellevue Arts Center and begin your walking tour of the grounds. We will stop at a few of the buildings, walk the track and see if we have any unexplained company along the way. Dress warmly, wear comfortable shoes, and bring a flashlight. We will serve Hot Chocolate after our adventure to talk about what we discover. Pre-register no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23. $10 per person Bellevue State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

Caramel Apple Making and Hayride at Bellevue State Park

Decorate your own edible delight with caramel, chocolate, cookie crumbs and candy in the Hunter Barn. Then go hop on board the hay wagon for a 50-minute ride leaving at 7 pm and 8 pm around Bellevue State Park followed by a campfire and s’mores. This program is appropriate for all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult. The fee is $15 per person, ages 2 and up. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9 or 16(for later date). Meet at the Hunter Barn.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Caramel Apple Making and Hayride Decorate your own edible delight with caramel, chocolate, cookie crumbs and candy in the Hunter Barn. Then go hop on board the hay wagon for a 50-minute ride leaving at 7 pm and 8 pm around Bellevue State Park followed by a campfire and s’mores. This program is appropriate for all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult. The fee is $15 per person, ages 2 and up. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9 or 16(for later date). Meet at the Hunter Barn. Bellevue State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

All Abilities Wagon Ride at White Clay Creek State Park

Fridays in October 6 and 7 p.m. We are the first state park to offer guests with mobility challenges a chance to be part of the fun of an autumn hayride! Wagon accommodates up to two wheelchairs per ride PLUS seating for 20. Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to register and tell us if you will be using a wheelchair. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York All Abilities Wagon Ride Fridays in October 6 and 7 p.m. We are the first state park to offer guests with mobility challenges a chance to be part of the fun of an autumn hayride! Wagon accommodates up to two wheelchairs per ride PLUS seating for 20. Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to register and tell us if you will be using a wheelchair. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:00 PM

Harvest Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

Take a hayride through the meadows and forests of the park. Relax as you take in the fall foliage in its peak color. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. Meet at the campground amphitheater.$4 per person

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Harvest Hayride Take a hayride through the meadows and forests of the park. Relax as you take in the fall foliage in its peak color. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. Meet at the campground amphitheater.$4 per person Killens Pond State Park

Friday, October 25 at 6:30 PM

Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure at Fort Delaware State Park

Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 6:30:00 PM 10/25/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person. Fort Delaware State Park

Friday, October 25 at 7:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Friday, October 25 at 7:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Friday, October 25 at 7:00 PM

Caramel Apple Making and Hayride at Bellevue State Park

Decorate your own edible delight with caramel, chocolate, cookie crumbs and candy in the Hunter Barn. Then go hop on board the hay wagon for a 50-minute ride leaving at 7 pm and 8 pm around Bellevue State Park followed by a campfire and s’mores. This program is appropriate for all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult. The fee is $15 per person, ages 2 and up. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9 or 16(for later date). Meet at the Hunter Barn.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 10:00:00 PM America/New_York Caramel Apple Making and Hayride Decorate your own edible delight with caramel, chocolate, cookie crumbs and candy in the Hunter Barn. Then go hop on board the hay wagon for a 50-minute ride leaving at 7 pm and 8 pm around Bellevue State Park followed by a campfire and s’mores. This program is appropriate for all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult. The fee is $15 per person, ages 2 and up. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9 or 16(for later date). Meet at the Hunter Barn. Bellevue State Park

Friday, October 25 at 7:00 PM

Sea Witch Weekend: Lantern Tour at Delaware Seashore State Park

Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware Coast. A guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols.Pre-registration is requiredCost: $10 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Sea Witch Weekend: Lantern Tour Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware Coast. A guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols.Pre-registration is requiredCost: $10 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Friday, October 25 at 7:00 PM

Dark Dover Lantern Tours at First State Heritage Park

Join us for our Dark Dover lantern tours. Two performances each night - 7pm and 8:30pm. Witness firsthand the true stories of murders and encounter characters whose legends have left their sinister imprint on the Green.Meet at the John Bell House (43 The Green)Tickets are $10. Spots are limited so reserve your spot by calling our office at (302) 739-9194.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Dark Dover Lantern Tours Join us for our Dark Dover lantern tours. Two performances each night - 7pm and 8:30pm. Witness firsthand the true stories of murders and encounter characters whose legends have left their sinister imprint on the Green.Meet at the John Bell House (43 The Green)Tickets are $10. Spots are limited so reserve your spot by calling our office at (302) 739-9194. First State Heritage Park

Friday, October 25 at 7:00 PM

Harvest Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

Take a hayride through the meadows and forests of the park. Relax as you take in the fall foliage in its peak color. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. Meet at the campground amphitheater.$4 per person

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Harvest Hayride Take a hayride through the meadows and forests of the park. Relax as you take in the fall foliage in its peak color. Space is limited; pre-registration is required. Meet at the campground amphitheater.$4 per person Killens Pond State Park

Friday, October 25 at 8:00 PM

Crackling Campfire at Killens Pond State Park

We will tell some fun stories around the fire while you enjoy a good sticky treat. Meet at the campground amphitheater.$2 per person

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 8:00:00 PM 10/25/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Crackling Campfire We will tell some fun stories around the fire while you enjoy a good sticky treat. Meet at the campground amphitheater.$2 per person Killens Pond State Park

Friday, October 25 at 8:30 PM

Dark Dover Lantern Tours at First State Heritage Park

Join us for our Dark Dover lantern tours. Two performances each night - 7pm and 8:30pm. Witness firsthand the true stories of murders and encounter characters whose legends have left their sinister imprint on the Green.Meet at the John Bell House (43 The Green)Tickets are $10. Spots are limited so reserve your spot by calling our office at (302) 739-9194.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 8:30:00 PM America/New_York Dark Dover Lantern Tours Join us for our Dark Dover lantern tours. Two performances each night - 7pm and 8:30pm. Witness firsthand the true stories of murders and encounter characters whose legends have left their sinister imprint on the Green.Meet at the John Bell House (43 The Green)Tickets are $10. Spots are limited so reserve your spot by calling our office at (302) 739-9194. First State Heritage Park

Friday, October 25 at 9:30 PM

Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure at Fort Delaware State Park

Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/25/2019 9:30:00 PM 10/26/2019 12:30:00 AM America/New_York Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person. Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 12:00 AM

Autumn Hayrides in the Park at White Clay Creek State Park

Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 12:00:00 AM 10/27/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides in the Park Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 8:00 AM

Monthly Bird Walks at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your eyes, ears and a comfortable pair of hiking boots. Our expert volunteer birder from the Museum of Natural History will lead the group, and provide tips and advice to all interested bird watchers. this program is free with paid admission to the park, no pre-registration required. Call (302) 655-5740 with questions.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/26/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Monthly Bird Walks Bring your eyes, ears and a comfortable pair of hiking boots. Our expert volunteer birder from the Museum of Natural History will lead the group, and provide tips and advice to all interested bird watchers. this program is free with paid admission to the park, no pre-registration required. Call (302) 655-5740 with questions. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 8:30 AM

Evolution TIES Teacher Workshop at Brandywine Zoo

The Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science (TIES) helps teachers teach evolution with confidence. Participants receive an entire, free unit of standards-aligned materials, with up-to-date evolution content, engaging hands-on activities, and award-winning online resources. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Nathan Lents, author of Human Errors.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 8:30:00 AM 10/26/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Evolution TIES Teacher Workshop The Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science (TIES) helps teachers teach evolution with confidence. Participants receive an entire, free unit of standards-aligned materials, with up-to-date evolution content, engaging hands-on activities, and award-winning online resources. Our guest speaker will be Dr. Nathan Lents, author of Human Errors. Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 26 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 9:00:00 AM 10/26/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, October 26 at 9:30 AM

Featured Program: Pea Patch Extended Paranormal Investigation at Fort Delaware State Park

For hard-core ghost hunters only! Be a key part of the team on a five-hour investigation. Ages 13 and up. $110 per person

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 9:30:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Pea Patch Extended Paranormal Investigation For hard-core ghost hunters only! Be a key part of the team on a five-hour investigation. Ages 13 and up. $110 per person Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 9:30 AM

Featured Program: Pea Patch Extended Paranormal Investigation at Fort Delaware State Park

For hard-core ghost hunters only! Be a key part of the team on a five-hour investigation. Ages 13 and up. $110 per person

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 9:30:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Pea Patch Extended Paranormal Investigation For hard-core ghost hunters only! Be a key part of the team on a five-hour investigation. Ages 13 and up. $110 per person Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 10:00 AM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/26/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 10:00 AM

Sickness and Health and the Occasional Poisoning at First State Heritage Park

Hear stories about medical curiosities of Dover's past. Free. Tours leave from the John Bell House, 43 The Green, on the hour and last about 45 mins.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Sickness and Health and the Occasional Poisoning Hear stories about medical curiosities of Dover's past. Free. Tours leave from the John Bell House, 43 The Green, on the hour and last about 45 mins. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, October 26 at 11:30 AM

Keeper Talks at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 11:30:00 AM 10/26/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talks Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 26 at 12:00 PM

Featured Event: Halloween Hoot! at Lums Pond State Park

Trick-or-Treating at the Campground Halloween camping is a hoot! Campers be sure to bring candy for trick or treating and compete to win best decorated campsite! Music, games, pumpkin decorating, crafts, and more for this fun afternoon event! Free for campers! $6 per person, free for campers, free for 2 and under

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Event: Halloween Hoot! Trick-or-Treating at the Campground Halloween camping is a hoot! Campers be sure to bring candy for trick or treating and compete to win best decorated campsite! Music, games, pumpkin decorating, crafts, and more for this fun afternoon event! Free for campers! $6 per person, free for campers, free for 2 and under Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 12:00 PM

Creature Feature at Brandywine Zoo

Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 12:30:00 PM America/New_York Creature Feature Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 26 at 12:00 PM

Scarecrow Making at Killens Pond State Park

Make your own scarecrow! Bring accessories to “doll” it up (hat, scarf, wig, etc). Call to reserve your scarecrow. Meet at the campground pavilion. This event is hosted by the Friends of Killens Pond.$7 for one scarecrow, $5 for each additional

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Scarecrow Making Make your own scarecrow! Bring accessories to “doll” it up (hat, scarf, wig, etc). Call to reserve your scarecrow. Meet at the campground pavilion. This event is hosted by the Friends of Killens Pond.$7 for one scarecrow, $5 for each additional Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 12:00 PM

Halloween Hoot! at Lums Pond State Park

Halloween camping is a hoot! Campers be sure to bring candy for trick or treating and compete to win best decorated campsite! Music, Games, pumpkin decorating, crafts, and more for this afternoon event! Free for campers! *Non-Campers pay $6 per person. Free for 2 years and under. 12-3pm Music, games, pumpkin decorating, crafts, and more. 2:30 pm Last hayride 2:45 pm Best Campsite awarded 3:00 pm Trick -or-treating begins *Campers and non campers welcome for self guided trick-or-treating around campground at designated sites.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Halloween Hoot! Halloween camping is a hoot! Campers be sure to bring candy for trick or treating and compete to win best decorated campsite! Music, Games, pumpkin decorating, crafts, and more for this afternoon event! Free for campers! *Non-Campers pay $6 per person. Free for 2 years and under. 12-3pm Music, games, pumpkin decorating, crafts, and more. 2:30 pm Last hayride 2:45 pm Best Campsite awarded 3:00 pm Trick -or-treating begins *Campers and non campers welcome for self guided trick-or-treating around campground at designated sites. Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 1:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 1:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 1:00 PM

Pumpkin Carving at Killens Pond State Park

Try our your spooky or friendly pumpkin carving skills. Directions, tools and carving templates will be provided. Call to reserve your pumpkin. Meet at the campground pavilion.$5 per pumpkin

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Pumpkin Carving Try our your spooky or friendly pumpkin carving skills. Directions, tools and carving templates will be provided. Call to reserve your pumpkin. Meet at the campground pavilion.$5 per pumpkin Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 1:30 PM

Keeper Talk at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 1:30:00 PM 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talk Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, October 26 at 2:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 2:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 2:00 PM

Harvest Havoc at Killens Pond State Park

Join us for an afternoon of spooky science as we conduct crazy experiments! Make your own creepy slime or write a terrifying invisible message. Or take a ride on our not-so-haunted hayride! Plus, a costume contest where the winner gets a prize! Hot beverages will be available. Meet at the campground.$6 per child

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Harvest Havoc Join us for an afternoon of spooky science as we conduct crazy experiments! Make your own creepy slime or write a terrifying invisible message. Or take a ride on our not-so-haunted hayride! Plus, a costume contest where the winner gets a prize! Hot beverages will be available. Meet at the campground.$6 per child Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 3:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 3:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 3:00 PM

Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride at White Clay Creek State Park

Book a birthday party hayride. Bring your party favors (no balloons) and set up your fun. This is a great way to celebrate your child’s birthday. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon. Call the Park Office to register (302)368-6900.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Afternoon Birthday Party Hayride Book a birthday party hayride. Bring your party favors (no balloons) and set up your fun. This is a great way to celebrate your child’s birthday. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon. Call the Park Office to register (302)368-6900. White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 4:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 4:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 5:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 5:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 5:00 PM

Private Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Private Hayride For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125 Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 6:00 PM

31st Children's Fantasy Trail at Cape Henlopen State Park

Don’t let last years’ cancellation scare you away from Fantasy Trail! Wear your Halloween costume and Trick-or-Treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York 31st Children's Fantasy Trail Don’t let last years’ cancellation scare you away from Fantasy Trail! Wear your Halloween costume and Trick-or-Treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 6:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 6:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 6:30 PM

Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure at Fort Delaware State Park

Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 6:30:00 PM 10/26/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Pea Patch Paranormal Adventure Join Diamond State Ghost Investigators and park staff for three-hour recreational paranormal investigations. Be part of an actual paranormal investigation using electronic magnetic field detectors, data recorders, and other techniques. Tickets are on sale at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Participants must be 13 years old or older. Cost: $50 per person. Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 7:00 PM

Sea Witch Weekend: Lantern Tour at Delaware Seashore State Park

Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware Coast. A guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols.Pre-registration is requiredCost: $10 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 7:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Sea Witch Weekend: Lantern Tour Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware Coast. A guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols.Pre-registration is requiredCost: $10 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 8:00 PM

Hoot N' Howling Night Hike at Killens Pond State Park

Our park animals do more than hoot and howl! Join us on the trails for a night hike and find out who is making all that noise in the forest after dark! Meet at Pavilion 4 in the Campground. Free!

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 8:00:00 PM 10/26/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Hoot N' Howling Night Hike Our park animals do more than hoot and howl! Join us on the trails for a night hike and find out who is making all that noise in the forest after dark! Meet at Pavilion 4 in the Campground. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, October 26 at 9:30 PM

Pea Patch Extended Paranormal Investigation at Fort Delaware State Park

For hard-core ghost hunters only! Join us on Halloween to take part in a five-hour investigation of Fort Delaware, in which you are a key part of the investigative team. Participants must be 13 years old or older. Tickets are on sale now at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Cost: $110 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/26/2019 9:30:00 PM 10/27/2019 2:30:00 AM America/New_York Pea Patch Extended Paranormal Investigation For hard-core ghost hunters only! Join us on Halloween to take part in a five-hour investigation of Fort Delaware, in which you are a key part of the investigative team. Participants must be 13 years old or older. Tickets are on sale now at delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com ! Cost: $110 per person. Fort Delaware State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 12:00 AM

Autumn Hayrides in the Park at White Clay Creek State Park

Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 12:00:00 AM 10/28/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides in the Park Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 9:30 AM

Animal Career Conference at Brandywine Zoo

A one-day conference aimed at people aged 14-22 who are interested in pursuing an animal based career, be that wildlife field work, veterinary, rehabilitation, or as a zoo professionals that works in animal care, training or welfare. This conference will be most useful to students who know they would like to work with animals, but are not sure what direction to go in. Register at BrandywineZoo.org/workshops. $25 for zoo-members, $30 for non-members. Participants should bring their own packed lunch.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 9:30:00 AM 10/27/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Animal Career Conference A one-day conference aimed at people aged 14-22 who are interested in pursuing an animal based career, be that wildlife field work, veterinary, rehabilitation, or as a zoo professionals that works in animal care, training or welfare. This conference will be most useful to students who know they would like to work with animals, but are not sure what direction to go in. Register at BrandywineZoo.org/workshops. $25 for zoo-members, $30 for non-members. Participants should bring their own packed lunch. Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 27 at 10:00 AM

Forgotten Stories of the Sand at Delaware Seashore State Park

People have been visiting the beaches at our park for decades, but there’s more than crowds of beach-goers turning up at the shore. Just what is the story behind the rusty nails and washers, the pieces of sea glass, the copper coins that people have found? Come learn how archaeology helps us uncover and preserve the past, discover the stories behind these artifacts, and get hands-on with the uncovered items.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Ages 8 and up. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/27/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Forgotten Stories of the Sand People have been visiting the beaches at our park for decades, but there’s more than crowds of beach-goers turning up at the shore. Just what is the story behind the rusty nails and washers, the pieces of sea glass, the copper coins that people have found? Come learn how archaeology helps us uncover and preserve the past, discover the stories behind these artifacts, and get hands-on with the uncovered items.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Ages 8 and up. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 11:30 AM

Keeper Talks at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 11:30:00 AM 10/27/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talks Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 27 at 12:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 12:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 12:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 12:00 PM

Creature Feature at Brandywine Zoo

Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 12:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 12:30:00 PM America/New_York Creature Feature Stop by our Creature Feature for a close encounter with one of our zoo education animals. Meet a scaled, furry, or prickly friend, ask questions and learn more about these animal ambassadors who live at the zoo. Featured animals change daily. Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 27 at 1:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 1:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 1:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 1:30 PM

Keeper Talk at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 1:30:00 PM 10/27/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talk Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Sunday, October 27 at 1:30 PM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 1:30:00 PM 10/27/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House. First State Heritage Park

Sunday, October 27 at 2:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 2:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 2:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 2:30 PM

All Abilities Wagon Ride at White Clay Creek State Park

We are the first state park to offer guests with mobility challenges a chance to be part of the fun of an autumn hayride! Wagon accommodates up to two wheelchairs per ride PLUS seating for 20. Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to register and tell us if you will be using a wheelchair. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 2:30:00 PM 10/27/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York All Abilities Wagon Ride We are the first state park to offer guests with mobility challenges a chance to be part of the fun of an autumn hayride! Wagon accommodates up to two wheelchairs per ride PLUS seating for 20. Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to register and tell us if you will be using a wheelchair. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 3:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 3:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 3:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 4:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 4:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 4:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 5:00 PM

Private Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 5:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Private Hayride For groups larger than 8 people with a max of 25 per trip. Each private hayride includes a 45 minute wagon trip followed by a 50 minute campfire. For more information and to reserve your wagon, please call the Nature Center (302)-284-4299. Weather permitting. $125 Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, October 27 at 6:00 PM

31st Children's Fantasy Trail at Cape Henlopen State Park

Don’t let last years’ cancellation scare you away from Fantasy Trail! Wear your Halloween costume and Trick-or-Treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children

Add to Calendar 10/27/2019 6:00:00 PM 10/27/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York 31st Children's Fantasy Trail Don’t let last years’ cancellation scare you away from Fantasy Trail! Wear your Halloween costume and Trick-or-Treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our jack-o-lantern lined trail. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more. $5 per person, adults and children Cape Henlopen State Park

Monday, October 28 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/28/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/28/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Monday, October 28 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off! at Bellevue State Park

Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track.

Add to Calendar 10/28/2019 9:00:00 AM 10/28/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off! Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track. Bellevue State Park

Monday, October 28 at 11:00 AM

Stroller Rollers at Bellevue State Park

For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE

Add to Calendar 10/28/2019 11:00:00 AM 10/28/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Stroller Rollers For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, October 29 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/29/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/29/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, October 30 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/30/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/30/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, October 30 at 10:00 AM

Wee Have Fun Club- "Hidey-Place" Hike at Bellevue State Park

Theme Today: "Hidey-Place" HikeAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn.

Add to Calendar 10/30/2019 10:00:00 AM 10/30/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wee Have Fun Club- "Hidey-Place" Hike Theme Today: "Hidey-Place" HikeAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn. Bellevue State Park

Thursday, October 31 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 10/31/2019 8:00:00 AM 10/31/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 01 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/1/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 01 at 10:00 AM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/1/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Friday, November 01 at 1:00 PM

Open House Tours at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Open House Tours Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Friday, November 01 at 2:00 PM

Marshall Steam Museum tour at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Marshall Steam Museum. In addition to the museum, there are mansion tours at 1pm and 3pm. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Steam Museum tour Tour the Marshall Steam Museum. In addition to the museum, there are mansion tours at 1pm and 3pm. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Friday, November 01 at 3:00 PM

Open House Tours at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 3:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Open House Tours Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Friday, November 01 at 5:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Friday, November 01 at 5:00 PM

Pondside Hayrides at Lums Pond State Park

Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5 or 6 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Pondside Hayrides Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5 or 6 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon. Lums Pond State Park

Friday, November 01 at 6:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Friday, November 01 at 6:00 PM

Intro to the Night Sky at Bellevue State Park

Join members of the Delaware Astronomical Society for an evening of stargazing. Learn constellations and an introduction to observing the night sky. This program is appropriate for beginners through advanced stargazers of all ages. Equipment will be available, or you may bring your own. Red-filtered lights only please. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 pm on the previous business day, no fee for this program. Meet in the Hunter Barn parking lot.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Intro to the Night Sky Join members of the Delaware Astronomical Society for an evening of stargazing. Learn constellations and an introduction to observing the night sky. This program is appropriate for beginners through advanced stargazers of all ages. Equipment will be available, or you may bring your own. Red-filtered lights only please. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 pm on the previous business day, no fee for this program. Meet in the Hunter Barn parking lot. Bellevue State Park

Friday, November 01 at 7:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Friday, November 01 at 7:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/1/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/1/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 12:00 AM

Autumn Hayrides in the Park at White Clay Creek State Park

Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 12:00:00 AM 11/3/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides in the Park Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 9:00 AM

Featured Program: Tenth Annual 18th Century Market Fair at First State Heritage Park

Rain or Shine! Like many 18th-century towns, Dover was the scene of market fairs. Goods were sold and exchanged and entertainments of all sorts were offered on The Green. Today, these sights and sounds return to The Green, The Old State House, John Bell House and Century Club.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Tenth Annual 18th Century Market Fair Rain or Shine! Like many 18th-century towns, Dover was the scene of market fairs. Goods were sold and exchanged and entertainments of all sorts were offered on The Green. Today, these sights and sounds return to The Green, The Old State House, John Bell House and Century Club. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 02 at 9:00 AM

Featured Program: Tenth Annual 18th Century Market Fair at First State Heritage Park

Rain or Shine! Like many 18th-century towns, Dover was the scene of market fairs. Goods were sold and exchanged and entertainments of all sorts were offered on The Green. Today, these sights and sounds return to The Green, The Old State House, John Bell House and Century Club.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Tenth Annual 18th Century Market Fair Rain or Shine! Like many 18th-century towns, Dover was the scene of market fairs. Goods were sold and exchanged and entertainments of all sorts were offered on The Green. Today, these sights and sounds return to The Green, The Old State House, John Bell House and Century Club. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 02 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. Artisan Market: Visit the Showcase of Delaware By Hand Masterworks artisans and purchase some of their handmade pieces. These Delaware based artists include jewelers,potters,painters, photographers, sculptors, woodworkers, glassmakers and more. Biggs Museum of American Art. A Capitol Experience - 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Tour Delaware’s State Capitol building, and experience Delaware. Legislative HallSome Like Classical - 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Listen to some of the greatest music ever composed on authentic Victor Talking Machines. Johnson Victrola Museum.Tours of the Governor’s House - 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Enjoy guided tours of the official residence of Delaware’s Governor since 1965. Woodburn – The Governor’s House Hands-On Archaeology - 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. John Bell House on The Green Get down and dirty with state park archeologists and take part in an actual archaeological dig. Experience the thrill of discovery as you uncover small pieces of Dover’s past. For ages 10 and older. Weather dependent.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/2/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. Artisan Market: Visit the Showcase of Delaware By Hand Masterworks artisans and purchase some of their handmade pieces. These Delaware based artists include jewelers,potters,painters, photographers, sculptors, woodworkers, glassmakers and more. Biggs Museum of American Art. A Capitol Experience - 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Tour Delaware’s State Capitol building, and experience Delaware. Legislative HallSome Like Classical - 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Listen to some of the greatest music ever composed on authentic Victor Talking Machines. Johnson Victrola Museum.Tours of the Governor’s House - 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Enjoy guided tours of the official residence of Delaware’s Governor since 1965. Woodburn – The Governor’s House Hands-On Archaeology - 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. John Bell House on The Green Get down and dirty with state park archeologists and take part in an actual archaeological dig. Experience the thrill of discovery as you uncover small pieces of Dover’s past. For ages 10 and older. Weather dependent. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 02 at 10:00 AM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/2/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 10:00 AM

Featured Program: Port Penn Historic Town Tour at Port Penn Interpretive Center

Learn what the village of Port Penn is all about! Tour the town and part of the wetland trail. All are welcome! Free

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Port Penn Historic Town Tour Learn what the village of Port Penn is all about! Tour the town and part of the wetland trail. All are welcome! Free Port Penn Interpretive Center

Saturday, November 02 at 10:00 AM

Forgotten Stories of the Sand at Delaware Seashore State Park

People have been visiting the beaches at our park for decades, but there’s more than crowds of beach-goers turning up at the shore. Just what is the story behind the rusty nails and washers, the pieces of sea glass, the copper coins that people have found? Come learn how archaeology helps us uncover and preserve the past, discover the stories behind these artifacts, and get hands-on with the uncovered items.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Ages 8 and up. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/2/2019 11:30:00 AM America/New_York Forgotten Stories of the Sand People have been visiting the beaches at our park for decades, but there’s more than crowds of beach-goers turning up at the shore. Just what is the story behind the rusty nails and washers, the pieces of sea glass, the copper coins that people have found? Come learn how archaeology helps us uncover and preserve the past, discover the stories behind these artifacts, and get hands-on with the uncovered items.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Ages 8 and up. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 10:00 AM

First State Heritage Park's 18th Century Market Fair at First State Heritage Park

First State Heritage Park's 18th Century Market Fair is FREE fun for the whole family!Rain or Shine!Living HistoryTrades & Craft DemonstrationsEntertainersFood & DrinkAll with an 18th century twist!#FSHPMarketFairVisit www.destateparks.com/marketfair for details. Call 302-739-9194 for more information.Volunteer for Market Fair with the Friends of Old Dover. If you are interested in volunteering for First State Heritage Park's tenth annual 18th Century Market Fair, contact the Friends of Old Dover for opportunities. 302-687-6210.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/2/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York First State Heritage Park's 18th Century Market Fair First State Heritage Park's 18th Century Market Fair is FREE fun for the whole family!Rain or Shine!Living HistoryTrades & Craft DemonstrationsEntertainersFood & DrinkAll with an 18th century twist!#FSHPMarketFairVisit www.destateparks.com/marketfair for details. Call 302-739-9194 for more information.Volunteer for Market Fair with the Friends of Old Dover. If you are interested in volunteering for First State Heritage Park's tenth annual 18th Century Market Fair, contact the Friends of Old Dover for opportunities. 302-687-6210. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 02 at 10:00 AM

Port Penn Historic Town Tour at Port Penn Interpretive Center

Find out what the village of Port Penn is all about! We will be touring the town, as well as part of the wetland trail. All ore welcome! Cost: Free

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/2/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Port Penn Historic Town Tour Find out what the village of Port Penn is all about! We will be touring the town, as well as part of the wetland trail. All ore welcome! Cost: Free Port Penn Interpretive Center

Saturday, November 02 at 11:00 AM

Leaf Peeper Hike at Cape Henlopen State Park

More than just pine trees, take a peek at the different colors of the other trees in the park and discover how and why their leaves change color. For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/2/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Leaf Peeper Hike More than just pine trees, take a peek at the different colors of the other trees in the park and discover how and why their leaves change color. For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 11:30 AM

Keeper Talks at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 11:30:00 AM 11/2/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talks Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, November 02 at 1:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 1:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 1:00 PM

Family Fishing at the Creek at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring out the whole family to experience catch-and-release fishing at Brandywine Creek.There will be a tutorial for those who are new to the sport of fishing. Supplies will be provided, or you may bring your own. Fishing licenses are required. Meet at Thompsons Bridge parking lot. Pre-registration is encouraged. FREE with paid entrance to the park

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Family Fishing at the Creek Bring out the whole family to experience catch-and-release fishing at Brandywine Creek.There will be a tutorial for those who are new to the sport of fishing. Supplies will be provided, or you may bring your own. Fishing licenses are required. Meet at Thompsons Bridge parking lot. Pre-registration is encouraged. FREE with paid entrance to the park Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Family Fishing at the Creek at Brandywine Creek State Park

Experience catch-and-release fishing at Brandywine Creek. There will be a tutorial for those who are new to the sport. Bring your own supplies, or use ours. Fishing licenses are required. Meet at Thompson Bridge parking lot. Registration is encouraged. Free

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Family Fishing at the Creek Experience catch-and-release fishing at Brandywine Creek. There will be a tutorial for those who are new to the sport. Bring your own supplies, or use ours. Fishing licenses are required. Meet at Thompson Bridge parking lot. Registration is encouraged. Free Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 1:00 PM

Hike the Burton Island Trail at Delaware Seashore State Park

Explore the 1-mile loop trail on Burton Island Nature Preserve with a Park Naturalist. Learn to identify coastal plants, and spot various waterfowl along the way.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Hike the Burton Island Trail Explore the 1-mile loop trail on Burton Island Nature Preserve with a Park Naturalist. Learn to identify coastal plants, and spot various waterfowl along the way.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 1:00 PM

Intro to Fort DuPont at the Bear Library at Fort DuPont State Park

Fort DuPont was created in 1899 to defend the Delaware River and points north from attack by sea. Over its 45 years in existence, it became a thriving community, full of incredible people and incredible stories. Come hear about the events and people that make this forgotten historic site significant. This program will be held at the Bear Library, and is free of charge. Visitors should register in advance by phone or in person at the Bear Library INFO Desk (302) 838-3300.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Intro to Fort DuPont at the Bear Library Fort DuPont was created in 1899 to defend the Delaware River and points north from attack by sea. Over its 45 years in existence, it became a thriving community, full of incredible people and incredible stories. Come hear about the events and people that make this forgotten historic site significant. This program will be held at the Bear Library, and is free of charge. Visitors should register in advance by phone or in person at the Bear Library INFO Desk (302) 838-3300. Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 1:30 PM

Keeper Talk at Brandywine Zoo

Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 1:30:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Keeper Talk Join our keepers for daily talks about the animals here in the Zoo. Topics and animals change daily, so there’s always something new to learn about our wild friends! Fee: Free with paid admission to the zoo Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, November 02 at 2:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 2:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy at Cape Henlopen State Park

Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Feeding Frenzy Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 2:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 3:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 3:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 3:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 3:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 4:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 4:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 4:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 4:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 4:15 PM

Featured Program: Scout Night at Brandywine Zoo

Scouts and their families can enjoy special after-hours admission to the zoo ! There will be games, crafts, and activities all geared toward scout requirements. Brandywine Zoo patches will be available for purchase. This is an outdoor event, so please dress for the weather. During Scout Night, we will have various learning stations and animal encounters scheduled for you to maximize your visit!

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 4:15:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Scout Night Scouts and their families can enjoy special after-hours admission to the zoo ! There will be games, crafts, and activities all geared toward scout requirements. Brandywine Zoo patches will be available for purchase. This is an outdoor event, so please dress for the weather. During Scout Night, we will have various learning stations and animal encounters scheduled for you to maximize your visit! Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, November 02 at 4:15 PM

Scout Night at Brandywine Zoo

Enjoy an after-hours evening at the zoo just for Scouts and their families! There will be games, activities, Animal Encounters, and opportunities to complete requirements for badges!$10 per person. Pre-registration suggested at BrandywineZoo.org/scouts

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 4:15:00 PM 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Scout Night Enjoy an after-hours evening at the zoo just for Scouts and their families! There will be games, activities, Animal Encounters, and opportunities to complete requirements for badges!$10 per person. Pre-registration suggested at BrandywineZoo.org/scouts Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, November 02 at 5:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 5:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 5:00 PM

Fall Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

Enjoy a trip around the fields and forests of the park on a wagon ride. Keep your eyes peeled as you may see one of our wild neighbors! Pre-registration is required. $4 per person. Weather permitting

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Fall Hayride Enjoy a trip around the fields and forests of the park on a wagon ride. Keep your eyes peeled as you may see one of our wild neighbors! Pre-registration is required. $4 per person. Weather permitting Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 5:00 PM

Pondside Hayrides at Lums Pond State Park

Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5, 6 or 7 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/3/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Pondside Hayrides Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5, 6 or 7 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon. Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 6:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults).

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Reserve a wagon for your family, school, work, church group or birthday party! You will enjoy a fun filled hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a relaxing 45-minute trip; w agons leave on the hour . Pr e-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register or reserve a wagon. Cost is $125 for the whole wagon (up to 20 adults). Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 6:00 PM

Autumn Hayrides at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides Bring your friends and join the crew for good old-fashioned fun on a hayride around the park followed by a cozy 45 minute campfire. Bring a blanket, food and beverages (non-alcoholic) and settle in for a 45-minute trip; rides leave on time. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by noon on the day before the hayride. Call (302)-655-5740 to register and reserve your spot. Cost is $7 per person. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 6:00 PM

Fall Hayride at Killens Pond State Park

Enjoy a trip around the fields and forests of the park on a wagon ride. Keep your eyes peeled as you may see one of our wild neighbors! Pre-registration is required. $4 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Fall Hayride Enjoy a trip around the fields and forests of the park on a wagon ride. Keep your eyes peeled as you may see one of our wild neighbors! Pre-registration is required. $4 per person. Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, November 02 at 7:00 PM

Campfire Program at Killens Pond State Park

Join a naturalist around the campfire and learn about the animals and plants of Delaware or listen to tall ta(ils) of the past! Topics vary weekly. Meet at the campground amphitheater. Free with paid park entry.

Add to Calendar 11/2/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/2/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Campfire Program Join a naturalist around the campfire and learn about the animals and plants of Delaware or listen to tall ta(ils) of the past! Topics vary weekly. Meet at the campground amphitheater. Free with paid park entry. Killens Pond State Park

Sunday, November 03 at 12:00 AM

Autumn Hayrides in the Park at White Clay Creek State Park

Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 12:00:00 AM 11/4/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Autumn Hayrides in the Park Call the Park Office (302)368-6900 for available times. Bundle up with friends and family and enjoy an old-fashioned hayride, followed by 45-minutes around a blazing campfire. Wagon seats up to 25. Refreshments are not provided (no alcohol permitted). Meet at Possum Hill Parking Lot, Nine Foot Road Entrance. $125 per wagon White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, November 03 at 12:00 PM

Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125.

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 12:00:00 PM 11/3/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Group Hayrides Experience an old fashioned hayride through Bellevue State Park! Hayrides last approximately 50 minutes and are followed by an inviting 50 minute campfire. Reserve a wagon for your preschool, family reunion, birthday party, scout group or just a crowd of friends! Skewers are provided at the campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. The capacity for one wagon is approximately 20 adults. For more information or to schedule a hayride, call the Park Office at (302) 761-6963. The fee for one wagon is $125. Bellevue State Park

Sunday, November 03 at 12:00 PM

Featured Program: Group Hayrides at Bellevue State Park

Take a 50-minute hayride followed by a onehour campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. Each wagon holds about 20 adults. Two hayride wagons leave every hour, on the hour. Call (302) 761-6963 to schedule. September 28 through November 3 Fridays: 10 a.m. – Noon and 5 – 8 p.m. Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sundays: Noon – 7 p.m. $125 per wagon

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Group Hayrides Take a 50-minute hayride followed by a onehour campfire; you supply your own food and beverages. Each wagon holds about 20 adults. Two hayride wagons leave every hour, on the hour. Call (302) 761-6963 to schedule. September 28 through November 3 Fridays: 10 a.m. – Noon and 5 – 8 p.m. Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sundays: Noon – 7 p.m. $125 per wagon Bellevue State Park

Sunday, November 03 at 12:30 PM

Featured Program: Steamin' Days at Auburn Valley State Park

12:30 – 4:30 p.m. Ride our 1/8-size Auburn Valley Railroad and antique Stanley Steam Cars, tour the Queen-Anne Victorian mansion, or enjoy both! All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information, visit auburnheights.org or call (302) 239-2385. Discounts available for groups of twenty or more with pre-payment. New this year: join us for our Bonus Halloween event October 27! Rides ticket: $11 ages 13 and up, $8 under 13 Mansion ticket: $12 ages 13 and up, $8 under 13 Combo ticket (rides and mansion tour): $19 ages 13 and up, $12 under 13

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 12:30:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Steamin' Days 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. Ride our 1/8-size Auburn Valley Railroad and antique Stanley Steam Cars, tour the Queen-Anne Victorian mansion, or enjoy both! All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the Marshall Steam Museum. For more information, visit auburnheights.org or call (302) 239-2385. Discounts available for groups of twenty or more with pre-payment. New this year: join us for our Bonus Halloween event October 27! Rides ticket: $11 ages 13 and up, $8 under 13 Mansion ticket: $12 ages 13 and up, $8 under 13 Combo ticket (rides and mansion tour): $19 ages 13 and up, $12 under 13 Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, November 03 at 12:30 PM

Steamin' Day at Auburn Valley State Park

The best time to visit Auburn Heights! Ride our 1/8 size Auburn Valley Railroad and antique steam cars. Tour the mansion and the Marshall Steam Museum, and enjoy some popcorn made by steam power. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the museum, and house tour tickets are also on sale. For more info visit auburnheights.org

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 12:30:00 PM 11/3/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Steamin' Day The best time to visit Auburn Heights! Ride our 1/8 size Auburn Valley Railroad and antique steam cars. Tour the mansion and the Marshall Steam Museum, and enjoy some popcorn made by steam power. All tickets include entrance to the grounds and the museum, and house tour tickets are also on sale. For more info visit auburnheights.org Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, November 03 at 1:30 PM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House.

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 1:30:00 PM 11/3/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House. First State Heritage Park

Sunday, November 03 at 5:00 PM

Pondside Hayrides at Lums Pond State Park

Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5 or 6 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon.

Add to Calendar 11/3/2019 5:00:00 PM 11/4/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Pondside Hayrides Back by popular demand! Groups can enjoy a 45-minute hayride on the main side of the park, and a cozy 50-minute campfire after. Groups can bring their own refreshments (non-alcoholic). Wagons leave on the hour at 5 or 6 p.m. Available by reservation only. Approximately 25 people per wagon. Call to schedule your private group hayride: (302) 368-6989. $125 per wagon. Lums Pond State Park

Monday, November 04 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/4/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/4/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Monday, November 04 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off! at Bellevue State Park

Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track.

Add to Calendar 11/4/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/4/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off! Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track. Bellevue State Park

Monday, November 04 at 11:00 AM

Stroller Rollers at Bellevue State Park

For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE

Add to Calendar 11/4/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/4/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Stroller Rollers For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, November 05 at 8:00 AM

Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen - CANCELLED at Cape Henlopen State Park

This program is no longer available, but we've got lots of other great programs -- check them out!

Add to Calendar 11/5/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/5/2019 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen - CANCELLED This program is no longer available, but we've got lots of other great programs -- check them out! Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, November 05 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/5/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/5/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, November 06 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/6/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/6/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, November 06 at 10:00 AM

Wee Have Fun Club- Berries, Nuts and Seeds, Oh My! at Bellevue State Park

Theme Today: Berries, Nuts and SeedsAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn.

Add to Calendar 11/6/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/6/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wee Have Fun Club- Berries, Nuts and Seeds, Oh My! Theme Today: Berries, Nuts and SeedsAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn. Bellevue State Park

Thursday, November 07 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/7/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/7/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Thursday, November 07 at 9:30 AM

Terrific Toddlers - Turkey Tales at Brandywine Creek State Park

Calling all two- to four-year-olds! Bring your adult to a fun-filled program designed especially for you. Activities, crafts, short hikes and informal lessons are part of the fun. Please dress for outdoor activities, weather permitting. Walk-ins are welcome if space is available, pre-registration is encouraged. $5 per child Turkey Tales It’s the season for turkey tales! Let’s learn about turkeys in the wild, make a craft, and check out fall in it’s awesome colors!

Add to Calendar 11/7/2019 9:30:00 AM 11/7/2019 10:15:00 AM America/New_York Terrific Toddlers - Turkey Tales Calling all two- to four-year-olds! Bring your adult to a fun-filled program designed especially for you. Activities, crafts, short hikes and informal lessons are part of the fun. Please dress for outdoor activities, weather permitting. Walk-ins are welcome if space is available, pre-registration is encouraged. $5 per child Turkey Tales It’s the season for turkey tales! Let’s learn about turkeys in the wild, make a craft, and check out fall in it’s awesome colors! Brandywine Creek State Park

Friday, November 08 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/8/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/8/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 08 at 7:30 PM

Friends of Folk Concert Series at First State Heritage Park

This concert series is produced by Delaware Friends of Folk in cooperation with First State Heritage Park. Friends of Folk is a non-profit organization devoted to the promotion and preservation of folk music in Delaware. This concert series is made possible by a grant from the Kent County Fund for the Arts.Lori Citro: Singer/Songwriter/Pianist. Old State House on the Green.

Add to Calendar 11/8/2019 7:30:00 PM 11/8/2019 9:30:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Folk Concert Series This concert series is produced by Delaware Friends of Folk in cooperation with First State Heritage Park. Friends of Folk is a non-profit organization devoted to the promotion and preservation of folk music in Delaware. This concert series is made possible by a grant from the Kent County Fund for the Arts.Lori Citro: Singer/Songwriter/Pianist. Old State House on the Green. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 09 at 8:00 AM

NBTS 5K at Bellevue State Park

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Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York NBTS 5K https://www.facebook.com/events/375655683180948/ Bellevue State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 9:00 AM

Friends of Cape Henlopen Holiday Boutique and Book Fair at Cape Henlopen State Park

Hand-made crafts, exclusive Friends of CHSP T-shirts and sweatshirts, pre-read books, homemade baked goods and food. Donated crafts and clean books may be dropped off on Friday, November 8 at the Youth Camp 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, please call (302) 858-6127.

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Cape Henlopen Holiday Boutique and Book Fair Hand-made crafts, exclusive Friends of CHSP T-shirts and sweatshirts, pre-read books, homemade baked goods and food. Donated crafts and clean books may be dropped off on Friday, November 8 at the Youth Camp 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, please call (302) 858-6127. Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 9:00 AM

Friends of Cape Henlopen Volunteer Trail Day at Cape Henlopen State Park

Volunteer to help maintain the park’s trails or other light maintenance projects. For further details please call the Volunteer Coordinator at (302) 644-5005.

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Cape Henlopen Volunteer Trail Day Volunteer to help maintain the park’s trails or other light maintenance projects. For further details please call the Volunteer Coordinator at (302) 644-5005. Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum.

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 09 at 9:30 AM

Animals and Me at Brandywine Zoo

For Daisy Girl Scouts, and their families, looking to work on their 3 Cheers for Animals: Birdbath and Robin awards. Explore what it means to take care of yourself as you learn what our zoo animals need, how we care for them, and even meet a few up close! Fee: $12 per participant. Parents/chaperones: $5. Includes Zoo Admission and a fun patch for scouts. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/scouts

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 9:30:00 AM 11/9/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Animals and Me For Daisy Girl Scouts, and their families, looking to work on their 3 Cheers for Animals: Birdbath and Robin awards. Explore what it means to take care of yourself as you learn what our zoo animals need, how we care for them, and even meet a few up close! Fee: $12 per participant. Parents/chaperones: $5. Includes Zoo Admission and a fun patch for scouts. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/scouts Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, November 09 at 10:00 AM

Geology Walk at Brandywine Creek State Park

Join a naturalist for a one hour walk/hike on our Rocky Run Trail to learn all about the unique geology that makes Brandywine Creek State Park so special. Program meets at the Thompson Bridge parking lot. FREE

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Geology Walk Join a naturalist for a one hour walk/hike on our Rocky Run Trail to learn all about the unique geology that makes Brandywine Creek State Park so special. Program meets at the Thompson Bridge parking lot. FREE Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 10:00 AM

Dover's Heroes of the Revolution Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Dover was a hotbed of activity during the struggle for American Independence. Free. Tours leave from the John Bell House, 43 The Green, on the hour and last about 45 mins.

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Dover's Heroes of the Revolution Walking Tour Dover was a hotbed of activity during the struggle for American Independence. Free. Tours leave from the John Bell House, 43 The Green, on the hour and last about 45 mins. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 09 at 11:00 AM

Harbor of Refuge at Cape Henlopen State Park

In celebration of Lewes’ One Book, One Community, joins us for these programs that connection to Jennifer Ackerman’s book “Birds from the Shore”.Hike the Point and discover how man and nature have sought refuge in this dynamic habitat.For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/9/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Harbor of Refuge In celebration of Lewes’ One Book, One Community, joins us for these programs that connection to Jennifer Ackerman’s book “Birds from the Shore”.Hike the Point and discover how man and nature have sought refuge in this dynamic habitat.For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Intro to Fort DuPont at Bear Library at Fort Delaware State Park

Fort Delaware will be presenting programs at the Bear Library and the Brandywine Hundred Library this fall. Come check them out! Register by phone or in person at the Bear Library Info Desk (302) 838-3300. Fort DuPont was created in 1899 to defend the Delaware River and points north from attack by sea. It was once a thriving community, full of incredible people and incredible stories. Hear about the events and people that make this forgotten historic site significant. Free

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Intro to Fort DuPont at Bear Library Fort Delaware will be presenting programs at the Bear Library and the Brandywine Hundred Library this fall. Come check them out! Register by phone or in person at the Bear Library Info Desk (302) 838-3300. Fort DuPont was created in 1899 to defend the Delaware River and points north from attack by sea. It was once a thriving community, full of incredible people and incredible stories. Hear about the events and people that make this forgotten historic site significant. Free Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Intro to Fort DuPont at Bear Library at Fort Delaware State Park

Fort Delaware will be presenting programs at the Bear Library and the Brandywine Hundred Library this fall. Come check them out! Register by phone or in person at the Bear Library Info Desk (302) 838-3300. Fort DuPont was created in 1899 to defend the Delaware River and points north from attack by sea. It was once a thriving community, full of incredible people and incredible stories. Hear about the events and people that make this forgotten historic site significant. Free

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Intro to Fort DuPont at Bear Library Fort Delaware will be presenting programs at the Bear Library and the Brandywine Hundred Library this fall. Come check them out! Register by phone or in person at the Bear Library Info Desk (302) 838-3300. Fort DuPont was created in 1899 to defend the Delaware River and points north from attack by sea. It was once a thriving community, full of incredible people and incredible stories. Hear about the events and people that make this forgotten historic site significant. Free Fort Delaware State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Hike the Sea Hawk Trail at Holts Landing State Park

Join a park naturalist at Holts Landing State Park to hike this 1.7-mile trail. Along the way, learn about the history of this unique park and find out about the Inland Bays and Assawoman Canal. Looks for birds and search for wildlife in the meadow, forest and fresh water ponds. Pre-registration required. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Hike the Sea Hawk Trail Join a park naturalist at Holts Landing State Park to hike this 1.7-mile trail. Along the way, learn about the history of this unique park and find out about the Inland Bays and Assawoman Canal. Looks for birds and search for wildlife in the meadow, forest and fresh water ponds. Pre-registration required. $5 per person Holts Landing State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Hike the Sea Hawk Trail at Holts Landing State Park

Join a park naturalist at Holts Landing State Park to hike this 1.7-mile trail. Along the way, learn about the history of this unique park and find out about the Inland Bays and Assawoman Canal. Looks for birds and search for wildlife in the meadow, forest and fresh water ponds. Pre-registration required. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Hike the Sea Hawk Trail Join a park naturalist at Holts Landing State Park to hike this 1.7-mile trail. Along the way, learn about the history of this unique park and find out about the Inland Bays and Assawoman Canal. Looks for birds and search for wildlife in the meadow, forest and fresh water ponds. Pre-registration required. $5 per person Holts Landing State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Behind-the-Scenes Tour, Marshall Bros. Paper Mill at Auburn Valley State Park

$10 per person / limit 12 per tour. Exclusive close-up look at the historic paper mill located at 630 Benge Road. Advance phone-only registration REQUIRED: 302-729-4280

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/9/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Behind-the-Scenes Tour, Marshall Bros. Paper Mill $10 per person / limit 12 per tour. Exclusive close-up look at the historic paper mill located at 630 Benge Road. Advance phone-only registration REQUIRED: 302-729-4280 Auburn Valley State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Hike the Sea Hawk Trail at Delaware Seashore State Park

Join a park naturalist at Holts Landing State Park to hike this 1.7-mile trail. Along the way, learn about the history of this unique park and find out about the Inland Bays and Assawoman Canal. Looks for birds and search for wildlife in the meadow, forest and fresh water ponds.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/9/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Hike the Sea Hawk Trail Join a park naturalist at Holts Landing State Park to hike this 1.7-mile trail. Along the way, learn about the history of this unique park and find out about the Inland Bays and Assawoman Canal. Looks for birds and search for wildlife in the meadow, forest and fresh water ponds.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 1:00 PM

Wonders of the Wetlands at Killens Pond State Park

What is a wetland?! Join us as we explore that very question. Learn all about the wonders of the wetlands! Free!

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/9/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Wonders of the Wetlands What is a wetland?! Join us as we explore that very question. Learn all about the wonders of the wetlands! Free! Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 2:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy at Cape Henlopen State Park

Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/9/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Feeding Frenzy Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 3:00 PM

Behind-the-Scenes Tour, Marshall Bros. Paper Mill at Auburn Valley State Park

$10 per person / limit 12 per tour. Exclusive close-up look at the historic paper mill located at 630 Benge Road. Advance phone-only registration REQUIRED: 302-729-4280

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 3:00:00 PM 11/9/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Behind-the-Scenes Tour, Marshall Bros. Paper Mill $10 per person / limit 12 per tour. Exclusive close-up look at the historic paper mill located at 630 Benge Road. Advance phone-only registration REQUIRED: 302-729-4280 Auburn Valley State Park

Saturday, November 09 at 5:30 PM

Battery 519 Lantern Tour at Fort Miles

In 1943, World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress, and what WWII turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. Ages 10 and older with an adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 5:30:00 PM 11/9/2019 6:30:00 PM America/New_York Battery 519 Lantern Tour In 1943, World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress, and what WWII turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. Ages 10 and older with an adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person. Fort Miles

Saturday, November 09 at 6:00 PM

Night at the Tower at Wilmington State Parks

At this drop in program, learn more about stargazing with park naturalists. Climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington. FREE

Add to Calendar 11/9/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/9/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Night at the Tower At this drop in program, learn more about stargazing with park naturalists. Climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington. FREE Wilmington State Parks

Sunday, November 10 at 10:00 AM

Featured Program: Fort Miles Historical Association Veterans Day Open House at Fort Miles

Visit with the Fort Miles Historical Association as they celebrate Veteran’s Day, sharing the stories of the soldiers who served during WWII. For more information, visit fortmilesha.org.

Add to Calendar 11/10/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Fort Miles Historical Association Veterans Day Open House Visit with the Fort Miles Historical Association as they celebrate Veteran’s Day, sharing the stories of the soldiers who served during WWII. For more information, visit fortmilesha.org. Fort Miles

Sunday, November 10 at 1:00 PM

Veteran’s Day Apple Pie Social at White Clay Creek State Park

Honor Veterans at the park’s annual Apple Pie Social. Hear from veterans firsthand what means and how we can honor them for their service. Enjoy coffee and apple pie, courtesy of Perkins Restaurant. Must call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to pre-register Free

Add to Calendar 11/10/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/10/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Veteran’s Day Apple Pie Social Honor Veterans at the park’s annual Apple Pie Social. Hear from veterans firsthand what means and how we can honor them for their service. Enjoy coffee and apple pie, courtesy of Perkins Restaurant. Must call the Park Office (302)368-6900 to pre-register Free White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, November 10 at 1:30 PM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House.

Add to Calendar 11/10/2019 1:30:00 PM 11/10/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House. First State Heritage Park

Sunday, November 10 at 4:00 PM

Dogs Day Out at Auburn Valley State Park

Bring your well-behaved dog out for an Oversee Farm Trail hike with the Superintendent's dog Sadie, and also meet Canine Leo and his handler Cpl. Trevor Ditmore. Collapsible dog dish prize for all participants! Trail address: 1516 Snuff Mill Road, Hockessin DE

Add to Calendar 11/10/2019 4:00:00 PM 11/10/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Dogs Day Out Bring your well-behaved dog out for an Oversee Farm Trail hike with the Superintendent's dog Sadie, and also meet Canine Leo and his handler Cpl. Trevor Ditmore. Collapsible dog dish prize for all participants! Trail address: 1516 Snuff Mill Road, Hockessin DE Auburn Valley State Park

Monday, November 11 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/11/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Monday, November 11 at 9:00 AM

Zoo Camp: A Zoo For You! at Brandywine Zoo

Enter the fascinating zoo world! Learn how we take care of our animals, create animal enrichment, and design your very own animal habitat.Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle.

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/11/2019 3:30:00 PM America/New_York Zoo Camp: A Zoo For You! Enter the fascinating zoo world! Learn how we take care of our animals, create animal enrichment, and design your very own animal habitat.Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle. Brandywine Zoo

Monday, November 11 at 9:00 AM

Veterans Day First State Heritage Park at First State Heritage Park

Guided Tours of The Old State House 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Guided Tours of Johnson Victrola Museum 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. WALKING TOUR: Tales of Slavery and Freedom 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Military Heroes of Delaware 9 a.m. – 4:30pm Learn about Delaware’s military heroes and remember their sacrifices on guided tours of the Gallery of Military Heroes. Legislative Hall

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/11/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Veterans Day First State Heritage Park Guided Tours of The Old State House 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Guided Tours of Johnson Victrola Museum 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. WALKING TOUR: Tales of Slavery and Freedom 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Military Heroes of Delaware 9 a.m. – 4:30pm Learn about Delaware’s military heroes and remember their sacrifices on guided tours of the Gallery of Military Heroes. Legislative Hall First State Heritage Park

Monday, November 11 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off! at Bellevue State Park

Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track.

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/11/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off! Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track. Bellevue State Park

Monday, November 11 at 11:00 AM

Stroller Rollers at Bellevue State Park

For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/11/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Stroller Rollers For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE Bellevue State Park

Monday, November 11 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Veterans Day Hike at Killens Pond State Park

Meet at the Nature Center Celebrate Veterans Day by joining us on hike through Fork Branch Nature Preserve! Explore our newest green spot right here in Kent County. Meet at the Killens Pond Nature Center; transportation to the nature preserve will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes each way. Call (302) 284-4299 to register. Free

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Veterans Day Hike Meet at the Nature Center Celebrate Veterans Day by joining us on hike through Fork Branch Nature Preserve! Explore our newest green spot right here in Kent County. Meet at the Killens Pond Nature Center; transportation to the nature preserve will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes each way. Call (302) 284-4299 to register. Free Killens Pond State Park

Monday, November 11 at 1:00 PM

Veteran's Day Hke at Killens Pond State Park

Celebrate Veteran’s Day by joining us on hike through Fork Branch Nature Preserve! Explore our newest green spot right here in Kent County. Meet at the Killens Pond Nature Center; transportation to the nature preserve will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes each way. Call (302) 284-4299 to register. Free!

Add to Calendar 11/11/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/11/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Veteran's Day Hke Celebrate Veteran’s Day by joining us on hike through Fork Branch Nature Preserve! Explore our newest green spot right here in Kent County. Meet at the Killens Pond Nature Center; transportation to the nature preserve will be provided. Space is limited; registration is required. Travel time is approximately 30 minutes each way. Call (302) 284-4299 to register. Free! Killens Pond State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 8:00 AM

Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen at Cape Henlopen State Park

Explore Cape Henlopen’s birding hot spots with a staff naturalist during the fall migration. Bring your own binoculars (or borrow a pair of ours), wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Beginner birders are welcome. Pre-registration requested by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/12/2019 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen Explore Cape Henlopen’s birding hot spots with a staff naturalist during the fall migration. Bring your own binoculars (or borrow a pair of ours), wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Beginner birders are welcome. Pre-registration requested by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/12/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 1:00 PM

Killens Pond Homeschool - Adapt, Hibernate or Migrate at Killens Pond State Park

Ages 6 – 12. Complete service projects and learn about nature! Dress for work and play. Pre-registration is required; Call (302) 284- 4299

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/12/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Killens Pond Homeschool - Adapt, Hibernate or Migrate Ages 6 – 12. Complete service projects and learn about nature! Dress for work and play. Pre-registration is required; Call (302) 284- 4299 Killens Pond State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 4:30 PM

Featured Program: Sun, Moon, and Bridge at Delaware Seashore State Park

Bring your camera and hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with to watch the sun set over the Indian River Bay and the full moon rise over the Atlantic Ocean. Program will not be held in overcast or rainy conditions. Meet at the North Inlet Day Area. No preregistration required. Free

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Sun, Moon, and Bridge Bring your camera and hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with to watch the sun set over the Indian River Bay and the full moon rise over the Atlantic Ocean. Program will not be held in overcast or rainy conditions. Meet at the North Inlet Day Area. No preregistration required. Free Delaware Seashore State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 4:30 PM

Sun, Moon, and Bridge at Delaware Seashore State Park

Don’t forget your camera on this one! Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a Park Interpreter to view the sun set over the Indian River Bay and the full moon rise over the Atlantic Ocean. This program will not be held in overcast or rainy conditions. Meet at the North Inlet Day Area.No pre-registration requiredFree. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 4:30:00 PM 11/12/2019 5:30:00 PM America/New_York Sun, Moon, and Bridge Don’t forget your camera on this one! Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet Bridge with a Park Interpreter to view the sun set over the Indian River Bay and the full moon rise over the Atlantic Ocean. This program will not be held in overcast or rainy conditions. Meet at the North Inlet Day Area.No pre-registration requiredFree. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 5:30 PM

Full Moon Hike at Bellevue State Park

Take an hour long nighttime hike through the park with a Naturalist under the light of the full moon! Look and listen for nocturnal animals as you enjoy the park in a whole new way. Wear comfortable shoes as we will venture into the woods. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 p.m. on the previous business day. Call 302-761-6963 for meeting location. Free Program.

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 5:30:00 PM 11/12/2019 6:30:00 PM America/New_York Full Moon Hike Take an hour long nighttime hike through the park with a Naturalist under the light of the full moon! Look and listen for nocturnal animals as you enjoy the park in a whole new way. Wear comfortable shoes as we will venture into the woods. Pre-registration is required no later than 4 p.m. on the previous business day. Call 302-761-6963 for meeting location. Free Program. Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 PM

Full Moon Hike at Brandywine Creek State Park

Experience the park after dark and join a Naturalist for this fun Full Moon Hike! We will journey through the meadows and make our way to our telescopes where we can check out the moon up close! Hike will last approximately 1 hour. Meet at the Nature Center. Pre-registration encouraged, space is limited. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/12/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Full Moon Hike Experience the park after dark and join a Naturalist for this fun Full Moon Hike! We will journey through the meadows and make our way to our telescopes where we can check out the moon up close! Hike will last approximately 1 hour. Meet at the Nature Center. Pre-registration encouraged, space is limited. $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Tuesday, November 12 at 7:00 PM

Friends of Killens Pond State Park Meeting at Killens Pond State Park

The Friends of Killens Pond hold monthly meetings at 7 p.m. at the Nature Center on the second Tuesday of each month (except December). Attend one of our meetings to find out what the Friend’s Group is all about. We hope to see you soon!

Add to Calendar 11/12/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/12/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Friends of Killens Pond State Park Meeting The Friends of Killens Pond hold monthly meetings at 7 p.m. at the Nature Center on the second Tuesday of each month (except December). Attend one of our meetings to find out what the Friend’s Group is all about. We hope to see you soon! Killens Pond State Park

Wednesday, November 13 at 8:00 AM

Birds of Bellevue Walk at Bellevue State Park

Join our Volunteer Birder on a walk around the park to spot resident and migrant birds. Wear comfortable shoes, walk lasts about 2 hours. Binoculars are available or bring your own. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the Arts Center.

Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/13/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Birds of Bellevue Walk Join our Volunteer Birder on a walk around the park to spot resident and migrant birds. Wear comfortable shoes, walk lasts about 2 hours. Binoculars are available or bring your own. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the Arts Center. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, November 13 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/13/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, November 13 at 10:00 AM

GOAT "Go Out and Tour" Bike Hike at Auburn Valley State Park

Come ride with the park interpreter on a super-easy morning bike ride of the Yorklyn Bridge and Trolley Trails. We'll stop to chat along the way about the nature and history of the area as well as ongoing park improvements. Meet at 1165 Yorklyn Road trail lot. Weather dependent- call park office at 302-729-4280 in event of inclement conditions.

Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/13/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York GOAT "Go Out and Tour" Bike Hike Come ride with the park interpreter on a super-easy morning bike ride of the Yorklyn Bridge and Trolley Trails. We'll stop to chat along the way about the nature and history of the area as well as ongoing park improvements. Meet at 1165 Yorklyn Road trail lot. Weather dependent- call park office at 302-729-4280 in event of inclement conditions. Auburn Valley State Park

Wednesday, November 13 at 10:00 AM

Wee Have Fun Club- Thanks! Craft at Bellevue State Park

Theme Today: Thanksgiving craftAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn.

Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/13/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wee Have Fun Club- Thanks! Craft Theme Today: Thanksgiving craftAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn. Bellevue State Park

Wednesday, November 13 at 7:00 PM

Trap Pond Partners Meeting at Trap Pond State Park

The Trap Pond Partners meet at the nature center on the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. The partners are dedicated of the preservation of the park and community involvement. Visit www.trappondpartners.com/

Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/13/2019 8:30:00 PM America/New_York Trap Pond Partners Meeting The Trap Pond Partners meet at the nature center on the second Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. The partners are dedicated of the preservation of the park and community involvement. Visit www.trappondpartners.com/ Trap Pond State Park

Thursday, November 14 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/14/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/14/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Thursday, November 14 at 10:30 AM

Guppy Club: Falling for Color at Cape Henlopen State Park

Bring your 3 to 5-year-old and discover secrets of nature through stories, games, crafts, and outdoor adventures. Have fun exploring the park for fall colors and making a holiday craft. Children must be accompanied by an adult and dressed for the outdoors. Limit 12 children. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $3 per child

Add to Calendar 11/14/2019 10:30:00 AM 11/14/2019 11:30:00 AM America/New_York Guppy Club: Falling for Color Bring your 3 to 5-year-old and discover secrets of nature through stories, games, crafts, and outdoor adventures. Have fun exploring the park for fall colors and making a holiday craft. Children must be accompanied by an adult and dressed for the outdoors. Limit 12 children. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $3 per child Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, November 15 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/15/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/15/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 15 at 7:00 PM

Hike by the Moon at Cape Henlopen State Park

Hike the park as the sun sets and the moon rises to explore what animals come out and how and why they have adapted to life at night and the full moon. For ages 7 and up with paying adult. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Limit 20. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $2 per person

Add to Calendar 11/15/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/15/2019 8:00:00 PM America/New_York Hike by the Moon Hike the park as the sun sets and the moon rises to explore what animals come out and how and why they have adapted to life at night and the full moon. For ages 7 and up with paying adult. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Limit 20. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $2 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, November 15 at 7:00 PM

Lantern Tour at Delaware Seashore State Park

Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware Coast. A guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols.Pre-registration is requiredCost: $10 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/15/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/15/2019 9:00:00 PM America/New_York Lantern Tour Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware Coast. A guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols.Pre-registration is requiredCost: $10 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 9:00 AM

Fusion 5K at Bellevue State Park

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Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/16/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Fusion 5K https://runsignup.com/Race/DE/Wilmington/FusionforaCause5K Bellevue State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum.

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/16/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 16 at 9:30 AM

Ducks on the Pond Hike at Cape Henlopen State Park

Set your sights on Gordons Pond to search for waterfowl and discover why ducks and other birds seek out our coastal ponds. For ages 10 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 9:30:00 AM 11/16/2019 10:30:00 AM America/New_York Ducks on the Pond Hike Set your sights on Gordons Pond to search for waterfowl and discover why ducks and other birds seek out our coastal ponds. For ages 10 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 9:30 AM

For the Love of Animals at Brandywine Zoo

For Brownie Girl Scouts, and their families, looking to work on their Pets badge. Celebrate your love of animals! Discover the differences between pets and wild animals, and learn what it takes to take care of our zoo animals. Meet some of our animals up close, tour the zoo, and work on an animal enrichment project! Fee: $12 per participant. Parents/chaperones: $5. Includes Zoo Admission and a fun patch for scouts. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/scouts

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 9:30:00 AM 11/16/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York For the Love of Animals For Brownie Girl Scouts, and their families, looking to work on their Pets badge. Celebrate your love of animals! Discover the differences between pets and wild animals, and learn what it takes to take care of our zoo animals. Meet some of our animals up close, tour the zoo, and work on an animal enrichment project! Fee: $12 per participant. Parents/chaperones: $5. Includes Zoo Admission and a fun patch for scouts. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/scouts Brandywine Zoo

Saturday, November 16 at 10:00 AM

Featured Program: Fort DuPont Walking Tour and Battery Hike at Fort DuPont State Park

Discover the history, architecture, and community of this old military post, including the theater, gymnasium, guardhouse, barracks, and officer housing. Take to the trail to see the old concrete gun emplacements that made Fort DuPont a river defense site. Wear sturdy walking shoes for this one-hour tour. Free

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Fort DuPont Walking Tour and Battery Hike Discover the history, architecture, and community of this old military post, including the theater, gymnasium, guardhouse, barracks, and officer housing. Take to the trail to see the old concrete gun emplacements that made Fort DuPont a river defense site. Wear sturdy walking shoes for this one-hour tour. Free Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 10:00 AM

Hike Thompson Island at Delaware Seashore State Park

Go for a hike at Thompson Island Nature Preserve with a park interpreter. Learn about the island’s Native American presence and observe the abundant wildlife that calls this island home.Space is very limited so pre-registration is required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/16/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Hike Thompson Island Go for a hike at Thompson Island Nature Preserve with a park interpreter. Learn about the island’s Native American presence and observe the abundant wildlife that calls this island home.Space is very limited so pre-registration is required. $5 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 10:00 AM

Tales of Slavery and Freedom Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

As a border state, Delaware held a complicated position regarding slavery. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes.

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/16/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Tales of Slavery and Freedom Walking Tour As a border state, Delaware held a complicated position regarding slavery. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 16 at 10:00 AM

Fort DuPont Walking Tour and Battery Hike at Fort DuPont State Park

Join a park historian for a leisurely stroll and discover the history, architecture, and community of this old military post, including the theater, gymnasium, guardhouse, barracks, and officer housing. We will also venture onto the trail to see the old concrete gun emplacements that made Fort DuPont a river defense site. Wear sturdy walking shoes for this one-hour tour. Cost: Free

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/16/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Fort DuPont Walking Tour and Battery Hike Join a park historian for a leisurely stroll and discover the history, architecture, and community of this old military post, including the theater, gymnasium, guardhouse, barracks, and officer housing. We will also venture onto the trail to see the old concrete gun emplacements that made Fort DuPont a river defense site. Wear sturdy walking shoes for this one-hour tour. Cost: Free Fort DuPont State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Festive Fall Wreath Making at Trap Pond State Park

Make your own festive wreath for the season! Supplies will be provided. Call to register at least 48 hours in advance. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Festive Fall Wreath Making Make your own festive wreath for the season! Supplies will be provided. Call to register at least 48 hours in advance. $10 per person Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Festive Fall Wreath Making at Trap Pond State Park

Make your own festive wreath for the season! Supplies will be provided. Call to register at least 48 hours in advance. $10 per person

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Festive Fall Wreath Making Make your own festive wreath for the season! Supplies will be provided. Call to register at least 48 hours in advance. $10 per person Trap Pond State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 1:00 PM

Sea Glass Jewelry 101 at Delaware Seashore State Park

Make a simple sea glass pendant using a few basic wire-wrap techniques. Bring your own piece of sea glass or choose from our collection.Pre-registration required. $15 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/16/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Sea Glass Jewelry 101 Make a simple sea glass pendant using a few basic wire-wrap techniques. Bring your own piece of sea glass or choose from our collection.Pre-registration required. $15 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 1:00 PM

Reptile Hour! at Lums Pond State Park

Stop by the nature center for an hour of fun facts, activities, and crafts about reptiles. You will even get a close up look at our resident turtle and snake during the exciting program!

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/16/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Reptile Hour! Stop by the nature center for an hour of fun facts, activities, and crafts about reptiles. You will even get a close up look at our resident turtle and snake during the exciting program! Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 2:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy at Cape Henlopen State Park

Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/16/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Feeding Frenzy Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 6:00 PM

Owl Prowl at Brandywine Creek State Park

Following an introduction to the owls of Northern Delaware, we will venture into the park to listen for some of our resident wild owls. Bring your sense of adventure, but no flashlights please! Not recommended for small children. Pre-registration and prepayment required. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 6:00:00 PM 11/16/2019 7:00:00 PM America/New_York Owl Prowl Following an introduction to the owls of Northern Delaware, we will venture into the park to listen for some of our resident wild owls. Bring your sense of adventure, but no flashlights please! Not recommended for small children. Pre-registration and prepayment required. $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 6:00 PM

Featured Program: A Night at the Tower at Alapocas Run State Park

Rockford Tower At this drop-in program, learn more about stargazing with park naturalists. Climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: A Night at the Tower Rockford Tower At this drop-in program, learn more about stargazing with park naturalists. Climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington Alapocas Run State Park

Saturday, November 16 at 6:00 PM

Featured Program: A Night at the Tower at Alapocas Run State Park

Rockford Tower At this drop-in program, learn more about stargazing with park natrualists. Climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington

Add to Calendar 11/16/2019 6:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: A Night at the Tower Rockford Tower At this drop-in program, learn more about stargazing with park natrualists. Climb to the top of the tower to see the night sky and the city of Wilmington Alapocas Run State Park

Sunday, November 17 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Salamandar Study at White Clay at White Clay Creek State Park

Join staff from the Delaware Forest Service for this informative program on the salamander study that is being conducted in the park. Free

Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Salamandar Study at White Clay Join staff from the Delaware Forest Service for this informative program on the salamander study that is being conducted in the park. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, November 17 at 1:00 PM

Open House Tours at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/17/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Open House Tours Tour the Auburn Heights mansion. In addition to the 1pm and 3pm house tours, there is a 2pm Marshall Steam Museum tour as well. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, November 17 at 1:00 PM

Salamander Study at White Clay at White Clay Creek State Park

Join staff from the Delaware Forest Service for this informative program on the salamander study that is being conducted in the park. Part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series. These programs include a short lecture and field component. Pre-registration is required by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Call the Park Office to register (302)368-6900. Meets at the Nature Center. Free

Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/17/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Salamander Study at White Clay Join staff from the Delaware Forest Service for this informative program on the salamander study that is being conducted in the park. Part of the Science in the Field and History Connections series. These programs include a short lecture and field component. Pre-registration is required by the preceding Friday at 12 noon. Call the Park Office to register (302)368-6900. Meets at the Nature Center. Free White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, November 17 at 1:30 PM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House.

Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 1:30:00 PM 11/17/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House. First State Heritage Park

Sunday, November 17 at 2:00 PM

Marshall Steam Museum tour at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Marshall Steam Museum. In addition to the 2pm museum tour there are house tours offered at 1pm and 3pm. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/17/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Marshall Steam Museum tour Tour the Marshall Steam Museum. In addition to the 2pm museum tour there are house tours offered at 1pm and 3pm. Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Sunday, November 17 at 3:00 PM

Open House Tours at Auburn Valley State Park

Tour the Marshall Steam Museum tour. In addition to the museum tour, mansion tours are offered at Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both.

Add to Calendar 11/17/2019 3:00:00 PM 11/17/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Open House Tours Tour the Marshall Steam Museum tour. In addition to the museum tour, mansion tours are offered at Tickets $8 for mansion OR museum, or $14 for both. Auburn Valley State Park

Monday, November 18 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/18/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/18/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Monday, November 18 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off! at Bellevue State Park

Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track.

Add to Calendar 11/18/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/18/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off! Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track. Bellevue State Park

Monday, November 18 at 11:00 AM

Stroller Rollers at Bellevue State Park

For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE

Add to Calendar 11/18/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/18/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Stroller Rollers For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, November 19 at 8:00 AM

Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen at Cape Henlopen State Park

Explore Cape Henlopen’s birding hot spots with a staff naturalist during the fall migration. Bring your own binoculars (or borrow a pair of ours), wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Beginner birders are welcome. Pre-registration requested by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/19/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/19/2019 9:00:00 AM America/New_York Bird Walks at Cape Henlopen Explore Cape Henlopen’s birding hot spots with a staff naturalist during the fall migration. Bring your own binoculars (or borrow a pair of ours), wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 10 and older with an adult. Beginner birders are welcome. Pre-registration requested by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Tuesday, November 19 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/19/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/19/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Tuesday, November 19 at 6:30 PM

Civil War 101, Part 2, at the Brandywine Hundred Library at Fort Delaware State Park

This program will pick up where Part 1 left off. We will discuss some of the major battles and war aims for both sides in the conflict, highlight the importance of the Emancipation Proclamation within the war, and consider the legacy of the conflict for us today. This program will be held at the Brandywine Hundred Library, and is free of charge.

Add to Calendar 11/19/2019 6:30:00 PM 11/19/2019 7:30:00 PM America/New_York Civil War 101, Part 2, at the Brandywine Hundred Library This program will pick up where Part 1 left off. We will discuss some of the major battles and war aims for both sides in the conflict, highlight the importance of the Emancipation Proclamation within the war, and consider the legacy of the conflict for us today. This program will be held at the Brandywine Hundred Library, and is free of charge. Fort Delaware State Park

Wednesday, November 20 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/20/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/20/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, November 20 at 10:00 AM

Wee Have Fun Club- Bump in the Night! Nocturnal Animals at Bellevue State Park

Theme Today: Nocturnal AnimalsAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn.

Add to Calendar 11/20/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/20/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wee Have Fun Club- Bump in the Night! Nocturnal Animals Theme Today: Nocturnal AnimalsAges 3-5Nature discoveries, stories and art projects are all part of the fun! Whenever possible, we will venture outside, so please dress accordingly. The fee for this program is $4 per child. Walk-ins are welcome. These programs meet at the Arts Center, with the exception of our Fall Colors Hayride, which meets at the Percheron Barn. Bellevue State Park

Thursday, November 21 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/21/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/21/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 22 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/22/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/22/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 23 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum.

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 23 at 10:00 AM

Women of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Description:Learn about women's contributions to the history of The Green. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes.

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Women of the Green Walking Tour Description:Learn about women's contributions to the history of The Green. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 23 at 10:00 AM

Mollusk Meet-Up at Delaware Seashore State Park

Discover what a squid and clam have in common and why they’re so closely related in the animal kingdom. A park naturalist will guide participants through a dissection to learn about the anatomy of these vital coastal creatures.Pre-registration required. $8 per person (including adults). Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 11:30:00 AM America/New_York Mollusk Meet-Up Discover what a squid and clam have in common and why they’re so closely related in the animal kingdom. A park naturalist will guide participants through a dissection to learn about the anatomy of these vital coastal creatures.Pre-registration required. $8 per person (including adults). Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 10:00 AM

Floral Design Class - Thanksgiving Cornucopia at Killens Pond State Park

Would you like to have flowers on your table for all the holidays? Then come join us at the Nature Center once a month for a floral class taught by Wendy Aycoth, longtime designer and teacher. Each class is a unique theme and creation. Items will need to be brought and some will be provided. For more information on items needed and to sign up call the Nature Center at 302-284-4299. $20 per class

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Floral Design Class - Thanksgiving Cornucopia Would you like to have flowers on your table for all the holidays? Then come join us at the Nature Center once a month for a floral class taught by Wendy Aycoth, longtime designer and teacher. Each class is a unique theme and creation. Items will need to be brought and some will be provided. For more information on items needed and to sign up call the Nature Center at 302-284-4299. $20 per class Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 10:00 AM

Holiday Basket Weaving at Alapocas Run State Park

$35 per person Learn traditional weaving techniques with master basket weaver Joan Betzold. The Holiday Basket is a wonderful basket to hang on a door with greenery or on a door knob. Students will learn how to make a 3-dimensional tree. Basket materials are provided and an additional supply list will be sent upon registration. Pre-registration and payment required by noon, November 20th. This class is limited to 15 participants. Call (302) 577-1164 to register.

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Holiday Basket Weaving $35 per person Learn traditional weaving techniques with master basket weaver Joan Betzold. The Holiday Basket is a wonderful basket to hang on a door with greenery or on a door knob. Students will learn how to make a 3-dimensional tree. Basket materials are provided and an additional supply list will be sent upon registration. Pre-registration and payment required by noon, November 20th. This class is limited to 15 participants. Call (302) 577-1164 to register. Alapocas Run State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 11:00 AM

Intro to Orienteering at Brandywine Creek State Park

Learn map and compass skills to find your way around our fun & newly designed orienteering course! Take home maps are available for $2 or $5 each. Pre-registration is encouraged, space is limited, fun is not! $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Intro to Orienteering Learn map and compass skills to find your way around our fun & newly designed orienteering course! Take home maps are available for $2 or $5 each. Pre-registration is encouraged, space is limited, fun is not! $5 per person Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 11:00 AM

Too Cool for Reptiles at Cape Henlopen State Park

See and touch live reptiles and find out what our local snakes and turtles do as the days get cooler. For ages 5 and older with adult. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $3.00 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/23/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Too Cool for Reptiles See and touch live reptiles and find out what our local snakes and turtles do as the days get cooler. For ages 5 and older with adult. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $3.00 per person. Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 1:00 PM

Family Museum Tour at Delaware Seashore State Park

Explore the historic Indian River Life-Saving Station Museum during this interactive tour and learn about some of the heroic rescues that occurred close to our shore.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Ages 8 and up. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/23/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Family Museum Tour Explore the historic Indian River Life-Saving Station Museum during this interactive tour and learn about some of the heroic rescues that occurred close to our shore.Pre-registration required. $5 per person. Ages 8 and up. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 2:00 PM

Family Fun Senses Hike - Special Program at Flint Woods Nature Preserve at Brandywine Creek State Park

Flint Woods Nature Preserve is a satellite area of Brandywine Creek State Park. Limited to 12. cost $5 per person unless otherwise noted. Meet at the park Nature Center for transportation to the preserve. Family Fun Senses Hike Join us as we hike the trails through Flint Woods looking for signs of fall and winter! We will use our senses to explore the Preserve and see what we can observe!

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/23/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Family Fun Senses Hike - Special Program at Flint Woods Nature Preserve Flint Woods Nature Preserve is a satellite area of Brandywine Creek State Park. Limited to 12. cost $5 per person unless otherwise noted. Meet at the park Nature Center for transportation to the preserve. Family Fun Senses Hike Join us as we hike the trails through Flint Woods looking for signs of fall and winter! We will use our senses to explore the Preserve and see what we can observe! Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 2:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy at Cape Henlopen State Park

Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/23/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Feeding Frenzy Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 2:00 PM

Featured Program: Family Fun Senses Hike at Flint Woods Nature Preserve at Brandywine Creek State Park

Hike the trails through Flint Woods looking for signs of fall and winter! We will use our senses to explore the preserve and see what we can observe! Flint Woods Nature Preserve is a satellite area of Brandywine Creek State Park. Limited to 12 participants. Meet at the park nature center for transportation to the preserve.

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Family Fun Senses Hike at Flint Woods Nature Preserve Hike the trails through Flint Woods looking for signs of fall and winter! We will use our senses to explore the preserve and see what we can observe! Flint Woods Nature Preserve is a satellite area of Brandywine Creek State Park. Limited to 12 participants. Meet at the park nature center for transportation to the preserve. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 4:00 PM

Sunset Bridge Walk at Delaware Seashore State Park

Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet bridge just in time to catch the sun setting over the Indian River Bay. A Park Interpreter will lead the way, pointing out bridge features and explaining how the inlet has changed over the last 100 years.Pre-registration required. $6 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 4:00:00 PM 11/23/2019 5:00:00 PM America/New_York Sunset Bridge Walk Hike to the top of the Indian River Inlet bridge just in time to catch the sun setting over the Indian River Bay. A Park Interpreter will lead the way, pointing out bridge features and explaining how the inlet has changed over the last 100 years.Pre-registration required. $6 per person. Call (302)-227-6991 for more information Delaware Seashore State Park

Saturday, November 23 at 7:00 PM

Owl Prowl at White Clay Creek State Park

White Clay Creek State Park is home to some very special Owls. Learn about these night hunters, then hike along the creek to hear their calls. Pre-Registration is required by calling the Park Office (302)368-6900 by noon on Friday. $5 per person.

Add to Calendar 11/23/2019 7:00:00 PM 11/23/2019 8:30:00 PM America/New_York Owl Prowl White Clay Creek State Park is home to some very special Owls. Learn about these night hunters, then hike along the creek to hear their calls. Pre-Registration is required by calling the Park Office (302)368-6900 by noon on Friday. $5 per person. White Clay Creek State Park

Sunday, November 24 at 1:30 PM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House.

Add to Calendar 11/24/2019 1:30:00 PM 11/24/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Open 1:30 to 4: 30 p.m.: Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and The Old State House. First State Heritage Park

Monday, November 25 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/25/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/25/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and The Old State House are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Monday, November 25 at 9:00 AM

Zoo Camp: Beastly Feasts at Brandywine Zoo

Ever wonder what's on the menu for our zoo animals? Join us for Thanksgiving break, as we learn about carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, and more! Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant per day/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle.

Add to Calendar 11/25/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/25/2019 3:30:00 PM America/New_York Zoo Camp: Beastly Feasts Ever wonder what's on the menu for our zoo animals? Join us for Thanksgiving break, as we learn about carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, and more! Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant per day/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle. Brandywine Zoo

Monday, November 25 at 9:00 AM

Walk It Off! at Bellevue State Park

Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track.

Add to Calendar 11/25/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/25/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Walk It Off! Picked up a few extra pounds? Or just want to get outside and enjoy the park? Start your week off right with our Monday morning walks. We’ll provide information and charts to track your progress. There is no cost or pre-registration necessary. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. Meet at the bathrooms near the track. Bellevue State Park

Monday, November 25 at 11:00 AM

Stroller Rollers at Bellevue State Park

For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE

Add to Calendar 11/25/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/25/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Stroller Rollers For 12 months to 3 years. Expand your child’s cognitive and interactive skills as you venture through the park. Fresh air, exercise, and social interaction are added benefits for parents and children alike. Meet at the children’s train. May be cancelled due to inclement weather. FREE Bellevue State Park

Tuesday, November 26 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/26/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/26/2019 4:00:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: The John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House and the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Tuesday, November 26 at 9:00 AM

Zoo Camp: Beastly Feasts at Brandywine Zoo

Ever wonder what's on the menu for our zoo animals? Join us for Thanksgiving break, as we learn about carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, and more! Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant per day/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle.

Add to Calendar 11/26/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/26/2019 3:30:00 PM America/New_York Zoo Camp: Beastly Feasts Ever wonder what's on the menu for our zoo animals? Join us for Thanksgiving break, as we learn about carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, and more! Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant per day/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle. Brandywine Zoo

Wednesday, November 27 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/27/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/27/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Wednesday, November 27 at 9:00 AM

Zoo Camp: Beastly Feasts at Brandywine Zoo

Ever wonder what's on the menu for our zoo animals? Join us for Thanksgiving break, as we learn about carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, and more! Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant per day/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle.

Add to Calendar 11/27/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/27/2019 3:30:00 PM America/New_York Zoo Camp: Beastly Feasts Ever wonder what's on the menu for our zoo animals? Join us for Thanksgiving break, as we learn about carnivores, herbivores, omnivores, and more! Ages 6 to 13Drop-off 8:30-9am, pickup 3:30-4pmFee: $50 per participant per day/$40 Delaware Zoological Society Members. Pre-registration required at BrandywineZoo.org/campsCampers must come dressed for the weather and bring a bag lunch and water bottle. Brandywine Zoo

Wednesday, November 27 at 10:00 AM

Wee Have Fun Club- NO CLASS TODAY at Bellevue State Park

NO Wee Have Fun Class today

Add to Calendar 11/27/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/27/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Wee Have Fun Club- NO CLASS TODAY NO Wee Have Fun Class today Bellevue State Park

Thursday, November 28 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

First State Heritage Park Sites CLOSED for Thanksgiving Day.

Add to Calendar 11/28/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/28/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits First State Heritage Park Sites CLOSED for Thanksgiving Day. First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 29 at 12:00 AM

Campground Weekend: Giving Thanks to Our Campers at Lums Pond State Park

If you are camping this weekend join us for one of our camper appreciation events! Friday we will have a harvest hike on the main side of the park. Saturday we will have hayrides in the campground. Check calendar for details on programs.

Add to Calendar 11/29/2019 12:00:00 AM 11/30/2019 12:00:00 AM America/New_York Campground Weekend: Giving Thanks to Our Campers If you are camping this weekend join us for one of our camper appreciation events! Friday we will have a harvest hike on the main side of the park. Saturday we will have hayrides in the campground. Check calendar for details on programs. Lums Pond State Park

Friday, November 29 at 8:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults).

Add to Calendar 11/29/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/29/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Delaware Public Archives are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. From 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: the John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), The Old State House, the Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee) and the Johnson Victrola Museum are open. Legislative Hall is open for free guided tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (photo ID required for adults). First State Heritage Park

Friday, November 29 at 11:00 AM

Cranberry Bog Trail Hike at Cape Henlopen State Park

Explore the pinelands trail and search for cranberries, wildlife and other natural wonders that the early colonists might have seen themselves. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/29/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/29/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Cranberry Bog Trail Hike Explore the pinelands trail and search for cranberries, wildlife and other natural wonders that the early colonists might have seen themselves. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. For ages 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration recommended by calling (302) 645-6852. Free with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, November 29 at 11:00 AM

Featured Program: Cranberry Bog Trail Hike (1.5 miles) at Cape Henlopen State Park

Search the pinelands trail for natural wonders that the early colonists might have seen. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Age 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Register by calling (302) 645-6852. Free

Add to Calendar 11/29/2019 11:00:00 AM America/New_York Featured Program: Cranberry Bog Trail Hike (1.5 miles) Search the pinelands trail for natural wonders that the early colonists might have seen. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather. Age 7 and up with an adult. Limit 20. Register by calling (302) 645-6852. Free Cape Henlopen State Park

Friday, November 29 at 1:00 PM

Featured Program: Harvest Hike at Lums Pond State Park

Bring your family and friends this Black Friday and skip the long lines to walk off that stuffing! Free

Add to Calendar 11/29/2019 1:00:00 PM America/New_York Featured Program: Harvest Hike Bring your family and friends this Black Friday and skip the long lines to walk off that stuffing! Free Lums Pond State Park

Friday, November 29 at 1:00 PM

Harvest Hike at Lums Pond State Park

Bring your family and friends this black Friday and skip the long lines to walk off that stuffing!

Add to Calendar 11/29/2019 1:00:00 PM 11/29/2019 2:00:00 PM America/New_York Harvest Hike Bring your family and friends this black Friday and skip the long lines to walk off that stuffing! Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, November 30 at 8:00 AM

Monthly Bird Walks at Brandywine Creek State Park

Bring your eyes, ears and a comfortable pair of hiking boots. Our expert volunteer birder from the Museum of Natural History will lead the group, and provide tips and advice to all interested bird watchers. this program is free with paid admission to the park, no pre-registration required. Call (302) 655-5740 with questions.

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 8:00:00 AM 11/30/2019 10:00:00 AM America/New_York Monthly Bird Walks Bring your eyes, ears and a comfortable pair of hiking boots. Our expert volunteer birder from the Museum of Natural History will lead the group, and provide tips and advice to all interested bird watchers. this program is free with paid admission to the park, no pre-registration required. Call (302) 655-5740 with questions. Brandywine Creek State Park

Saturday, November 30 at 9:00 AM

Daily Tours and Exhibits at First State Heritage Park

Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum.

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 9:00:00 AM 11/30/2019 4:30:00 PM America/New_York Daily Tours and Exhibits Begin your journey at First State Heritage Park Welcome Center & Galleries, offering exhibits, information, and free parking, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Also open 9 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m.: John Bell House (offers guided walking tours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), Biggs Museum of American Art (admission fee), The Old State House and the Johnson Victrola Museum. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 30 at 10:00 AM

Women of the Green Walking Tour at First State Heritage Park

Learn about women's contributions to the history of The Green. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes.

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 10:00:00 AM 11/30/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Women of the Green Walking Tour Learn about women's contributions to the history of The Green. Tours led by historical interpreters in period dress begin at the John Bell House on The Green every hour and last approximately 45 minutes. First State Heritage Park

Saturday, November 30 at 11:00 AM

Squid Dissection at Cape Henlopen State Park

Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $5 per person

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 11:00:00 AM 11/30/2019 12:00:00 PM America/New_York Squid Dissection Explore the ins and outs of these mysterious animals through hands-on dissection. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration required by calling (302) 645-6852. $5 per person Cape Henlopen State Park

Saturday, November 30 at 12:00 PM

Family Fun Day at Killens Pond State Park

Ages 4 – 10. Make different holiday treats and decorations. This is a fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of Killens Pond. Refreshments will be available for purchase. $10 per child, $5 each additional child

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 12:00:00 PM 11/30/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Family Fun Day Ages 4 – 10. Make different holiday treats and decorations. This is a fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of Killens Pond. Refreshments will be available for purchase. $10 per child, $5 each additional child Killens Pond State Park

Saturday, November 30 at 12:00 PM

Camper Appreciation Hayrides at the Campground at Lums Pond State Park

We are giving thanks for all our wonderful campers. Join us on a short hayride around the campground! Meet at the Bulletin board near the bathhouse.

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 12:00:00 PM 11/30/2019 3:00:00 PM America/New_York Camper Appreciation Hayrides at the Campground We are giving thanks for all our wonderful campers. Join us on a short hayride around the campground! Meet at the Bulletin board near the bathhouse. Lums Pond State Park

Saturday, November 30 at 2:00 PM

Feeding Frenzy at Cape Henlopen State Park

Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee

Add to Calendar 11/30/2019 2:00:00 PM 11/30/2019 2:30:00 PM America/New_York Feeding Frenzy Witness the different ways our local fish eat as we feed the horseshoe crabs in the touch tank and the other fish in the Nature Center aquariums. FREE with park entrance fee Cape Henlopen State Park