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Brandywine Christmas in Wilmington DE
As Thanksgiving comes and goes, the spirit of Christmas and the entire holiday season has surrounded Wilmington and the entire Brandywine area. As we have our own traditions and beloved local events, the Brandywine River Museum of Art is hosting their own Brandywine Christmas event throughout the season. So, let’s see what you can find during Brandywine Christmas in Wilmington, DE.
2018 Holiday Season Ice Skating Wilmington DE
When the leaves fall and the weather starts to get colder each day, the holiday season is finally here. As we recently celebrated Thanksgiving, our heads are already turned to Christmas and the other upcoming holidays. However, with the season comes many fun traditions, with movies, cookies, getting a tree, snowball fights and ice skating. Take a look at where you can enjoy the 2018 holiday season with ice skating in Wilmington, DE.
Bertha Benz’ Trip in the World’s First Car
Originally founded in 1926 by Karl Benz, Gottlieb Diamler, Wilhelm Maybach and Emil Jellinek, the history of Mercedes-Benz goes far beyond the mid-twenties. With a name that came from Jellinek’s own daughter (Mercedes Jellinek), the automotive world wouldn’t be what it is without these innovators. With Karl Benz working hard on the world’s first automobile back in the 1880s, his wife took the vehicle out for the first long-distance trip in a car. Let’s take a look at Bertha Benz’ Trip in the world’s first car.
The Great Delaware Pumpkin Carve Festival 2018 Near Wilmington DE
Halloween is right around the corner, with holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas in the next coming months. However, Halloween plays host to some of the most unique celebrations, such as the exciting Great Delaware Pumpkin Carve Festival for 2018 in Wilmington, DE. With people of all ages looking forward to the event, let’s take a look at what to expect at this year’s festival.
Best Pizza in Wilmington DE
No matter where you go visit in the United States, you’re bound to find some excellent pizza. A favorite food of many, it takes something truly special for a pizza to stand out. Even though everyone has their favorite styles and toppings, we wanted to give a few recommendations as we take a look at some of the places where you can get some of the best pizza in Wilmington, DE.
Fun Halloween 2018 Events in Wilmington DE
Summer is over, the leaves are changing and Halloween is almost here! The spookiest time of year, Halloween is a favorite holiday for many, with candy and fun activities to do. Here in the Wilmington area, there are so many exciting things to take part in. That’s why we wanted to recommend some of the fun Halloween 2018 events in Wilmington, DE. Let’s take a look!
Where is the Mercedes-Benz Stadium?
Proposed all the way back in 2010, it wasn’t until August 26, 2017, when the exciting new Mercedes-Benz Stadium was finally built and opened to the public. Holding the record for the largest halo boards in the world, that’s just one of the reasons why this retractable-roof stadium was named as the best venue in football from Forbes Magazine. So, where is the Mercedes-Benz Stadium?
Do Drivers Stay Loyal to Their Favorite Car Brands?
Because there are so many different automotive brands available today, it can be hard to find a vehicle that’s exactly right for you. However, whenever drivers find that special vehicle, some drivers remain loyal to the brand or model for years. However, in this day and age, so many things in the automotive world are changing. So, do drivers stay loyal to their favorite car brands?
Victorine’s Valentine’s Day at the Hagley Museum in Wilmington DE
Everyone loves getting chocolate and other assorted gifts for Valentine’s Day, but do you know what’s even more special than those options? Giving the people you love handmade chocolate, cards and crafts. And that’s exactly what you’ll be able to do after you spend the day making chocolate and other handmade Valentine’s Day goodies at Victorine’s Valentine’s Day at the Hagley Museum right here in Wilmington, DE. But wait, there’s more, as you’ll also get to learn about one of the greatest love stories in history, which happened to take place right here back in the early 1800s. So, no matter what you have planned for Feb. 14, make sure you keep Feb. 10 open in order to attend this fun and exciting event, which we’ll tell you all about below. (more…)
Top 2 Ice Skating Rinks in Wilmington DE
Winter in Wilmington, DE, can be tough to get through. Thanks to the ice, snow and cold temps that come with it, winter can get a lot of people down. That’s why we need to do everything in our power to get out and enjoy winter as much as we can. And there’s no better way to enjoy the winter months than with a trip to an ice skating rink. Luckily for us, we have two amazing ice skating rinks right here in Wilmington – one that’s outdoors and one that’s indoors. And we’re here to tell you all about them as we take a look at the top two ice skating rinks in Wilmington, DE. (more…)