Fall Festivities in Delaware 2019
Updated: Oct 30, 2019
Looking for fall fun this Fall? Explore the countless activities going on in Delaware that will be sure to delight the young and old!
Featuring 8 unique and terrifying haunted attractions, including multiple haunted houses, a haunted hayride and more, Frightland has been named a “Scariest Haunted Attraction in America” by such international media outlets as Forbes, Huffington Post and Travel Channel. Saturday, Running every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October.
The Wizards & Witches Festival is a family-friendly weekend-long festival celebrating wizards, witches, magic, and creativity! Along with spreading the love of reading and encouraging screen-less family fun, this festival aims to celebrate local businesses & the "Shop Local" movement. November 1st, 2019 - November 3rd, 2019
Surround yourself with the Delaware's beautiful Autumn scenery during the most colorful time of the year. This charming train ride is perfect for people of all ages. Book your reservations soon because the trains only run 10/30/2019, 11/2/2019, and 11/3/2019!
The festival showcases around 100 of the best independent films, including features, documentaries and shorts. It and also offers informative seminars, opportunities to converse with celebrity guests, special events, and much more. October 31st, 2019 – November 10th, 2019.
Perfect for a fall morning, stop in to the fall craft fair in Elsmere hosted by the Elsmere Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary! You shop for goods from local businesses or get a bite to eat. November 2nd, 2019 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm.
Food trucks are taking over Chaddsford Winery for a weekend-long throw down. Explore a wide variety of food truck fare, sip locally produced wine, and enjoy live music. Admission is free and all wine and food purchases are pay-as-you-go. November 2, 2019 - November 3, 2019.
The National Association of Black Veterans is celebrating six years of success and service to veterans across the State. Come for a catered thanksgiving dinner, a silent auction, raffles, door prices, guest speakers, awards, and much more! Friday, November 17th, 2019.
Lose yourself in the stunning colors of fall at Longwood Gardens! Take a nature walk, visit the Pumpkin Playground, or marvel along the Garden Railway as you see thousands of chrysanthemums indoors and out. October 3, 2019 - November 17, 2019.
Bundle up and embrace the crisp fall air as you run or walk in this year's Turkey Trot in Newark! Starting in Handloff Park, this event is fun for the whole community and will certainly get you ready for Thanksgiving the following week. Saturday, November 23, 2019.