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Things to do in Central Delaware

There’s always something to see, hear and experience on a visit to Kent County, Delaware. Step into a museum and learn something new, take a reflective moment for yourself in nature, pick up a souvenir on a shopping excursion or get your blood pumping with a trip to the racetrack and casino. Whatever you’re looking for in a vacation, you can find it here.


Some Of Our Best Entertainment Options Include:

  • Harrington Raceway & Casino located in Harrington offers all of your favorite table games, over 1,300 slots, and a state-of-the-art simulcast parlor. It also features a full menu of sports betting, live horse racing, and multiple dining options throughout the property.
  • Also located in Harrington is the Delaware State Fairgrounds, home of the Delaware State Fair every July and the M&T Bank Grandstand, which has hosted many big music artists such as Riley Green, Lainey Wilson, Nelly, Sam Hunt, and so many more. The Fairgrounds also feature the Centre Ice Rink, which can be enjoyed from August through May.
  • Bally’s Dover Casino Resort located in Dover offers a 500 room modern hotel with all of your favorite table games and over 2,000 slot machines, and features a sportsbook with live harness racing from November through March.
  • Also located in Dover is Dover Motor Speedway, home to the world’s fastest one-mile oval concrete race track with NASCAR races in late April, complete with an amazing Fan Zone experience every year. Dover Motor Speedway also hosts the annual Gift of Lights drive-thru light show event every late November through New Year’s Day.
  • Located on the same property is the Woodlands, an outside venue where many big music artists have performed over the years at the Firefly Music Festival and where they will continue to offer major headliner concerts and festivals for everyone to enjoy.

With so many things to do in Central Delaware, you’ll never want to leave! Make sure to check out our Events Calendar to see what’s going on now, and take a look at our full list of attractions below!


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