Old Swedes resumes the Sankta Lucia Festival, a traditional holiday celebration presented by the Delaware Colonial Swedish Society. The event further offers an open-air Christmas market and food truck in our amphitheater. SHOP Local! Attend this holiday event on Eastside of Wilmington, a historic community. December 12th the Market will be open from 12:00 - 3:00 pm with strolling Santa and Mrs. Claus. The Saint Lucia procession in our carriage path at 2:00 pm. Pay as you wish for tours of the Hendrickson House, historic graveyard and Old Swedes Church.