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Light up the Holidays at Delaware’s Sparkling Winter Attractions 

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Illuminate this holiday season with spirited light shows, wonderful winter to-dos and festive events around the First State.

Lewes Lights  

The well-spirited holiday light show returns to Lewes beach this holiday season. Spend the night with family and friends during a driving tour of festively decorated homes and businesses. Kick off this joyful event on December 3 in front of the Canal Front Park at 5:30 p.m.
Canal Front Park, 211 Front St., Lewes 

 

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Holiday Tours at Nemours Estate 

Admire the classic holiday décor of the Nemours Mansion, decorated with some of the duPont family’s original decorations. Take a stroll to see 17 Christmas trees and 19 wreaths throughout the Nemours Estate, including a few original decorations from the 19th century, throughout the month of December.
Nemours Estate, 1600 Rockland Rd., Wilmington  

 

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Schellville Enchanted Christmas Celebration 

Get lost in the lights of the Schellville Enchanted Christmas Celebration’s new Maze of Merriment, accompanied by Christmas trees, festive lights and elf houses. Also experience other activities, including the Snow Zone, Frosty’s Food Trucks, Let the Good Times Roll Roller Rink and so much more. Enjoy the celebration from December 1-30, Thursdays-Sundays, behind the Tanger Outlets in Seaside.
Seaside Outlet Drive, Rehoboth Beach 

 

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Winter Wonderfest 

Support the brightest fundraiser in Delaware with friends and family this holiday season at Hudson Fields from November 29-January 2. One ticket grants you admission to over one mile of holiday lights accompanied by an interactive scavenger hunt, an extended light show, the Frozen Takeover (based on the Disney favorite Frozen) from December 26-January 2 and even visits to Santa’s workshop until December 23. Tickets are $20 on Monday-Wednesday and $25 on Thursday-Sunday.
29763 Eagle Crest Rd., Milton 

Holiday Lights Express 

Ride among the holiday lights this holiday season with the Wilmington and Western Railroad. These heated, 100-year-old coaches are decorated festively with holiday lights and take you on a one-hour ride through Red Clay Valley to admire the decorated neighboring homes and yards. Hop on over to experience the jolliest train ride from December 10-30.
2201 Newport Gap Pike, Wilmington  

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Winter in Wilmington 

This season, the Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware created a spectacular holiday light display and decorations on the Riverwalk. Plus, on December 17th be on the lookout for jolly St. Nick as he makes a grand appearance as well as participate in an ice sculpture demonstration from 6-8 p.m. 
The Grand, 818 N Market St., Wilmington 

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