Santa, Festivities And Events This Weekend

As the holiday season kicks into full swing, there are plenty of exciting events happening this weekend in our region. These events capture the holiday spirit and offer something special for everyone to enjoy. Make the most of this festive season by participating in these exciting activities!

New Castle County:

Downtown Wilmington Winterfest

  • Dates: Dec 2, 9, 16, 23, 2023
  • Time: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Location: 111 W. 10th St., Wilmington, DE 19801
  • Website: visitwilmingtonde.com

Santa at Hagley

  • Date: Dec 2, 2023
  • Time: 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Break: 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM)
  • Location: Hagley Museum, 200 Hagley Creek Road, Wilmington, DE 19807
  • Website: hagley.org

Winterfest in Newark

  • Date: Dec 1, 2023
  • Time: Evening
  • Location: Newark, DE
  • Website: newarkde.gov

Hodgson’s Craft Fair

  • Date: Dec 2, 2023
  • Time: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
  • Location: Paul M. Hodgson Vocational Technical High School, 2575 Glasgow Ave., Newark, DE 19702
  • Website: hodgson.nccvt.k12.de.us

Kent County:

Visit with Santa at HG

Santa Paws 2023

Harrington Christmas Parade

  • Date: Dec 1, 2023
  • Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Location: Harrington Parks & Recreation, 114 E Liberty St, Harrington, DE
  • Website: harrington.delaware.gov

Sussex County:

Sound Of Music

  • Date: Nov 30, 2023, at 7:30 PM
  • Location: Milton Theatre, Milton, DE
  • Website: miltontheatre.com

Lewes Holiday Village and Market

  • Date: Dec 1, 2023, from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Location: Lewes Historical Society, Lewes, DE
  • Website: historiclewes.org

The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

  • Date: Dec 1, 2023, at 7:30 PM
  • Location: Possum Point Players, Georgetown, DE
  • Website: visitdelaware.com

Breakfast with Santa at Camp Arrowhead

  • Date: Dec 2, 2023, at 9:00 AM
  • Location: Jane C Ashford Center, Lewes, DE
  • Website: visitdelaware.com

Holiday House Tour of Lewes

  • Date: Dec 2, 2023, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Location: Lewes Historical Society, Lewes, DE
  • Website: historiclewes.org

Maryland (Cecil County):

Cecil County Christmas Parade

  • Date: December 2, 2023
  • Time: 12:00 PM (noon)
  • Location: North East, Maryland
  • Website: northeastchamber.org

Pennsylvania:

Cookies with Santa at New Garden Township Park

  • Date: December 4, 2023
  • Time: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Location: New Garden Township Park, 8934 Gap Newport Pike, Landenberg, PA 19350
  • Website: newgarden.org

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