Time to ring in the New Year! There's a lot to choose from, so read on to find out our top picks.  Don’t forget to share your travel pictures using #VisitWilm on Instagram & Twitter!

FamilyonStepsNYE Celebrations for Families:

December 30:
Delaware Museum of Natural History Discovery Days: Frozen Friday. Learn about cold environments (and yes, they’ll be showing the movie Frozen)! At 4 p.m, end with an early New Year’s Eve celebration, with music, a snowball drop, and counting down to 2017.

December 31: 
Noon Year's Eve at the Zoo!
: A sparkling cider toast as the clock strikes noon! 
New Year's Rockin' Noon: Make a noisemaker and celebrate with the Delaware Children's Museum! Special performance by We Kids Rock. 
New Year's Eve Fireworks on the RiverfrontFireworks start at 9pm.  Food & Drink specials along the Riverfront.  Live entertainment in the Riverfront Rink! 



Special NYE Dining: 

Domaine Hudson: 5 Course Prix Fixe Dinner. Open at 3pm. 
La Fia: 4 Course Chef's Tour
Merchant Bar: 3 Course Prix Fixe


NYEParties_2016NYE Parties:

Caffe Gelato New Year's Eve: 8 Course Dinner, cocktails, live music & dancing
Ernest & Scott NYE Dance Party: 4 Hour Open Bar, Dessert Bar, Heavy Hors D'oeuvres
NYE at Chelsea TavernMultiple packages available, Open Bar, entertainment, Champagne Toast
NYE at Tonic: Open Bar, DJ EA, Midnight Toast, Heavy Hors D'oeuvres
New Year's Eve On the Big Screen: Light appetizers, drinks, and the Times Square Ball Drop on the big screen at Theatre N
New Year's Eve at Harvest RidgeFull evening of fun, food, and drink! Sparkling wine toast at Midnight
Rink in New Year's with The Drifters: The Drifters, feature Rick Sheppard at The Candlelight Theater! Dinner Buffet, Open Bar
Ultimate New Year's Eve Party PackageOvernight accommodations on Executive Level at the Hilton Wilmington/Christiana, Pre-party, Open Bar, 5 Course Dinner & more! 


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First Day HikeJoin Delaware State Parks in celebrating the 1st day of 2017 with a refreshing hike! 
New Year's Day Dances: Everyone is welcome at the Arden Gild Hall! Folk Dancing, Contra Dancing and pot-luck supper in between
New Year's Day Pajama Party: Liquid Alchemy Beverages will have a Troops Food Truck brunch and Black-302, their newest creation! 
New Year's Day Deerfield Brunch: Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar, only $2.17 per drink tops off Delaware's BEST Sunday Brunch

Find these and all the weekend events on our Calendar of Events page!

What’s on your agenda this weekend?