Top Delaware festivals and events in 2017

DE festivals and events

All the top Delaware festivals for the 2017 season offer some very great celebrations to check out each month.  If you have an event that you would like added, please fill out our festival form in the menu above.

Delaware has been selected #1 in best carnival and fairs in the nation with their 2017 line-up!  Congratulations to all the hard work by event organizers and the entire DE community!

Here is your complete list of all Delaware festivals and events schedule for 2016 and 2017. Great events for the festival season in DE, all for the love of fun!  There are also a lot of great festivals in western DE this year, so be sure to check out the event dates and times.

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Delaware events by season

  • Summer events in Delaware
  • Fall events in Delaware
  • Winter events in Delaware
  • Spring events in Delaware

Top 10 Delaware festivals and events

Here’s some of our favorites

  1. Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival
  2. Firefly Music Festival
  3. Delaware State Fair
  4. Delaware Shakespeare Festival
  5. Clifford Brown Jazz Festival
  6. Wilmington Flower Market
  7. Apple Scrapple Festival
  8. Punkin Chunkin AKA Pumpkin Chunkin festival AKA Pumpkin Chunking
  9. Harrington State Fair AKA  Harrington Fair
  10. Dover Days
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Check out these events in Delaware, visitor’s highest rated fests

  • Dover Music festival
  • Microbrew Festival
  • Delaware music festival
  • East Coast Music festival
  • Delaware Shakespeare fest
  • Delaware Arts fest
  • Delaware Peach Festival
  • Bob Marley Festival
  • Water Gap Festival
  • Jazz Festival in Delaware
  • Polish festival
  • Delaware Italian festival
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Complete list of all the top Delaware festivals and events for 2015 and 2017.
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Date Published: 10/01/2017
Delaware Festivals gets 5 stars out of 5 for their great line up of festivals and events for the 2017 and 2017 festivities.
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Delaware festivals in March

  • Delaware Home Show in Wilmington, Delaware

Delaware festivals in April

  • Whole Life Expo in Newark, Delaware

Delaware festivals in May

  • Old Dover Days in Dover, Delaware
  • PopFest in Dewey Beach, Delaware

Delaware festivals in June

  • Delmarva Chicken Festival in Millsboro, Delaware

Delaware festivals in July

Here are the top July festivals in Delaware for 2017

Delaware festivals in August 2017

  • Big Thursday Festival in Millsboro, Delaware
  • Delmarva Blue Crab Festival in Milton, Delaware
  • Eastern Shore AFRAM Festival in Seaford, Delaware
  • Sandcastle Contest in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
What Delaware fests mean?

Delaware events have a strong definition.  Visit the top events and words associated with the fests in DE.

dance festival
festivity
Easter Egg Hunt
4th of July fireworks celebration
wine festival
parade
celebration
fest
April Fools Day

saturnalia
Thanksgiving observance
fete
Pig Roast wingding
art festival
food festival
street fair
Dutch festival
May Day show
Italian festival
carnival
arts and craft festival
bacchanal
hash bash
Mardi Gras
county fair
feast day
annual event
seasonal festivals and fairs
barbecue
pageant
festival
state fair
New Year’s Day spree
German festival
Martin Luther King tribute
Christmas show
fiesta

Delaware festivals in September 2017

  1. Riverwalk Freedom Festival – The Riverwalk Freedom Festival is a great event held in Milford on September 09, 2017 to September 10, 2017.
  2. Wilmington Hispanic Festival – The Wilmington Hispanic Festival is a great event held in Wilmington on September 09, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  3. Route 13 Speedway Fair – The Route 13 Speedway Fair is a great event held in Delmar on September 09, 2017 to September 18, 2017.
  4. Brandywine Festival of the Arts – The Brandywine Festival of the Arts is a great event held in Wilmington on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  5. Brandywine Festival of the Arts – The Brandywine Festival of the Arts is a great event held in Wilmington on September 10, 2017 to September 11, 2017.
  6. Dewey Beach Music Conference and Festival – The Dewey Beach Music Conference and Festival is a great event held in Dewey Beach on September 22, 2017 to September 25, 2017.
  7. Delmarva Folk Festival – The Delmarva Folk Festival is a great event held in Hartly on September 23, 2017 to September 24, 2017.
  8. Fall Delaware Home and Garden Show – The Fall Delaware Home and Garden Show is a great event held in Newark on September 19, 2015 to September 20, 2017.
  • Arden Fair in Arden, Delaware
  • Hispanic Festival in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Riverwalk Festival in Milford, Delaware
  • Fifer Fall Fest

Delaware festivals in October 2017

Here are your top rated Delaware 2017 October art festivals, and DE county fairs and music fests this month!

Delaware Wine and Beer Festival in Dover, Delaware

Sea Witch Festival in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

Delaware festivals in November 2017

Holiday Craft Show in Townsend, Delaware

Punkin Chunkin in Dover, Delaware

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Delaware festivals in December 2017

Here are the top rated events annually with the greatest Delaware Winter festivals, and Delaware Christmas festivavls in December.

  • Christmas in Odessa in Odessa, Delaware
  • Ugly Sweater Party at 2301 Kentmere Parkway in Wilmington, Delaware

Delaware festivals in January 2017

Brewery Tour at 1284 McD Drive in Dover, Delaware 19901

Delaware festivals in February 2017

Here are the top February festivals to check out this year.

  • Hockessin Art Festival in Hockessin, Delaware