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Our Favorite Festivals, Benefits, and Live  Performances

Winter Wonderfest Drive-Through Light Spectacular

 Drive-through experience showcasing exciting new Sussex County-themed light displays. Produced by the charitable organization Festival of Cheer Inc., the annual holiday tradition has raised over $557,000 to support Sussex County charities since 2016. For more information or tickets go to wonderfestde.org/delaware-light-spectacular

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Hudson Fields, Route 1 and Eagle Crest Road, Milton

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Open Nightly. November 19 through January 2

Schellville Enchanted Winter Celebration

 The celebration will include Enchanted Christmas Village with 18 miniature houses and a 100-by-200-foot roller-skating rink featuring a tunnel of lights. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand each night of the festival. There will be a large Christmas tree at the entrance – perfect for photos, an outdoor lounge area with fire pits, snow machines providing twice as much snow for 15 minutes every hour, two trains passing through a tunnel of lights with views of holiday characters, and Christmas decorations and trees. Other features include Candy Cane Artisan's Lane market with 10 artisans selling gifts; Frosty's Food Truck Alley with five trucks each night; a Ho, Ho, Ho Hospitality Tent for adults sponsored by La Vida Hospitality overlooking the skating rink; and coffee and hot chocolate from the Schell Brothers Coffee House. The Starboard Stage will feature live acts. Admission is free to the public with $5 rentals for skates. For more information or reservations, go to schellbrothers.com/promotions/schellville

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Behind Tanger Outlets Seaside along Holland Glade Road

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Thursdays through Sundays, entire week December 26 - December 31. November 20 through December 31. 5 to 9 p.m.

Lewes Lights

Each year, over 200 Lewes,  Delaware  homeowners & businesses  decorate their home  exteriors for the holiday season. Every December, visitors are provided a  driving tour map of decorated  homes within Lewes and the option to vote for their favorite homes within 7  award categories including, "The Clark Griswold of Lewes."  For more information, event updates, and map, go to leweslights.org or @LewesLights on Facebook.

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Lewes area

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Begins December 3

Lewes Historical Society's Virtual Christmas House Tour of Lewes

From the comfort of  your  home, you will be led into ten of Lewes’ distinctive, festive and elegant houses and historic properties decorated for the holiday season! Professionally filmed and narrated by ABC television and radio personality Michael Sprouse, this 60-minute exclusive house tour takes you through each of the private residences and historic buildings, pointing out unique aspects of each design, architectural element, and history. From a newly remodeled 19th-century Federal-style home in the center of town to a charming Middleburg Hunt-style house situated near Lewes' wetlands, all ten distinctive properties will be on display showcasing the individual tastes and style.

Footage includes two of the Society's historic buildings, restored and decorated for the season, and a holiday entertaining demonstration at the 18-century DAR Maull House. For more information go to www.historiclewes.org/events/christmas-tour-of-lewes.html Your opportunity to view this unique experience will begin on Saturday, December 4, 2021, at 5 p.m. The tour will be available to enjoy until January 4, 2022, at 11:59 p.m.

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Virtual

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December 4 through January 4

Rehoboth Beach Hometown Christmas Parade

The Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Company will be Hosting the 2021 Hometown Christmas Parade. Residents, guests, visitors, and family members are encouraged to come together to enjoy a night of holiday fun for everyone. Parade entries include equestrian groups, classic cars, floats, bands, Santa Claus, and more!

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Downtown Rehoboth

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December 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Milton Holly Festival

Sponsored by the  Milton Chamber of Commerce, this event includes over 75 vendors selling gifts, decorations & treats. Vendors will be located throughout the Milton Fire Hall, the Milton Public Library, Goshen Hall, and the Milton Arts Guild. In and around the Lydia B. Cannon Museum will be Santa Claus and free face painting; the Holiday Village with non-profits providing activities; the Cheer Garden to warm up with a Dogfish head Brewery adult beverage; the Milton Garden Club; and the Women's Club of Milton. For more information go to www.historicmilton.com/event/milton-holly-festival-2

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Downtown Milton

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December 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m..