December 4, Lewes, Delaware
Celebrate historic Lewes during the 48th Christmas Tour, which brings a few changes this year. Homeowners will “virtually” welcome attendees and host outdoor events at the Holiday Village & Market.
December 4, December 18, Wilmington, Delaware
Work your creativity at the Brandywine Zoo while making environmentally friendly gifts such as string art and cookie jars.
December 5, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Listen to a selection of holiday tunes at Verizon Hall from Philadelphia Orchestra musicians, starting at 2 p.m.
December 4–5, December 11–12, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Haven’t checked all the nice people off your list? The Creamery of Kennett Square hosts two weekends of good beer and food, child-friendly fun and handcrafted gifts from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
December 11, Wilmington, Delaware
Engage in holiday season shopping and celebration at the Delaware Museum Winter Arts Festival. Listen to strolling carolers and other live music, plus indulge in local fine food and beverages. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
December 11, Newark, Delaware
Throw on your ugliest holiday sweater and run for a good cause at the Santa Cause 5K, held at Olan Thomas Park. Each participant receives a Christmas ornament and snow hat. A post-race celebration kicks off at Klondike Kate’s Restaurant & Saloon.
Throughout December, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Stroll through the illuminated trees and artificial mountaintops at Longwood Gardens’ Christmas exhibition. This year, the garden showcases a contrast of fire and ice. The exhibition includes fountains, waterways, fire pits and the brightest of lights.
November 26–December 19, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Join Santa and Mrs. Claus for a festive sing-a-long in Philadelphia’s Center City. Bring the whole family for a fun time at the Adrienne Theater.
Through December 23, Media, Pennsylvania
Find the perfect tree at Linvilla Orchards’ garden center, which features festive décor like handmade wreaths and a beautiful garden of poinsettias.
Throughout December, Rose Valley, Pennsylvania
Charles Dickens’ classic tale A Christmas Carol is brought to life by the players at the Hedgerow Theatre.
Throughout December, Winterthur, Delaware
Take a step into the Enchanted Woods at Winterthur this season. Tour Henry Francis du Pont’s mansion as it is decked out for the holidays, create a gift for a loved one in one of the Master Craft classes and even enjoy brunch with Santa.
December 31, Wilmington, Delaware
Bid adieu to 2021 at The Grand’s New Year’s Eve concert. Enjoy music all night long from a variety of different groups, plus a Champagne toast at 7:30 p.m.