Celebrate Dover Days!
MEDIA ALERT: Due to inclement weather scheduled to last until late Friday night, Kent County Tourism has made the decision to cancel tomorrow (May 6th) activities that were scheduled to begin at 6pm on Legislative Mall and end with a fireworks display. Saturday and Sunday activities are still on! We'll see everyone Saturday morning!

For more information, see the press release here.

Mark Your Calendars Now! May 6-8, 2016

The 83rd Annual Dover Days Festival is one of the largest, longest-running, FREE, popular events in the state of Delaware dedicated to promoting the heritage and culture of Dover and the state of Delaware. In 2015, the Dover Days Festival attracted a record-breaking attendance of approximately 55,000 people. Kent County Tourism coordinates the Annual Dover Days Festival at the request of the City of DOVER. Dover Days hosts the largest parade in Dover with approximately 4,500 participants and watched by approximately 9,000 people; the Governor of the state of Delaware serves as the Grand Marshal. Activities reflect Delaware’s history and heritage as well as contemporary times and include, but are not limited to, the parade, traditional Maypole Dancing with 250 plus schoolchildren, vintage auto rides, colonial artisans’ village, car show, historic re-enactment groups representing the Revolutionary War, WW II and the Civil War, children’s activities, carnival, fireworks, exhibits and lectures as well all-day entertainment and more.

Advance registration is open for these select activities--
Click HERE for the 2016 Car Show Registration
Click HERE for your ticket to the Heritage, History, and Hops Festival

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