Delaware December 10, 2018
9 Ways To Celebrate The Holiday Season In Delaware Without Spending A Dime
The holidays are expensive, no matter how you celebrate. Find some time to spend enjoying the true meaning of the season without opening your wallet this year – except to fill up the car and drive around the state! Whether you’re looking for a solo adventure or some family fun, here are a few free things to do in Delaware this holiday season.
1. Take a winter walk
Delaware's parks and trails are beautiful in the winter, and it doesn't cost anything to get outside. Bundle up and enjoy the brisk winter air, or take a nighttime walk and see the sky. Comparing places you know so well throughout the seasons is truly amazing.
2. Stroll downtown Milford
Milford may be Delaware's most spirited town! The whole downtown area lights up with the spirit of Christmas, and you'll love the displays and spirit.
3. See Santa's House while you're in town!
Milford is home to one of Santa's homes, so be sure to stop by when he's in town! Kids love meeting the big man himself.
4. Visit Historic New Castle
New Castle is one of the most spirited towns around, and there are plenty of charming storefronts and homes decorated for the season.
5. Stop by Santa's vacation home on the boardwalk in Rehoboth Beach.
6. And while you're there, build a snowman... or a sandman!
Head onto the beach and enjoy the weather, whether it brings you snow or sand. Build a snowman or a sandcastle and enjoy the fresh air.
7. Attend a Holiday Gala concert by the Music School of Delaware.
The Music School of Delaware puts on holiday concerts throughout the year, but in the wintertime the Christmas concerts are amazing!
Check out their calendar here
8. Seek out the best holiday light displays.
Drive around your neighborhood or head to the big cities to track down the best holiday light displays! Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Rehoboth and Lewes are particularly known for having spirited residents who light up the night.
9. Hang out in Historic Odessa
Historic Odessa is all decked out for the holidays, and a stroll around town is just the thing to put you in the Christmas spirit. These historic homes draped in old fashioned decor will make you feel like you've stepped back in time.
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