Holiday Happenings

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Festive lights decorate homes and businesses alike, shoppers flock to the local boutiques for gifts, and holiday parties are filling up everyones calendars. Looking for more holiday festivities this year? Check out the list below to add to your holiday cheer!

Schellville: Enchanted Winter Celebration 

Visit Schellville for hours of endless fun! There is a ‘Magical Maze of Merriment’ where you will find enchanted elf houses, Christmas trees, and lights. Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus, take a train ride on the Schellville Express or roll about 100 X 120-foot roller rink and skate path. With live music and a beer garden, there is something for the entire family to get in the holiday spirit!

Winterfest of Lights

A walking holiday event- see how Ocean City sparkles in the winter time! Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate, get your photo taken with Santa, and stop by the gift shop all while enjoying the expanded walking tour of the Winterfest of Lights! This path takes you through thousands of sparkling holiday lights and many animated light displays located in Northside Park.

Lewes Lights

Every year hundreds of homeowners and businesses in the town of Lewes decorate their properties for the holiday season, drawing visitors from all over. A driving tour map is provided for all the decorated homes and businesses. There is even an option to vote for your favorites. 

Weekend Wonderland in Bethany

This town-wide event is sure to get you in the holiday spirit! Take advantage of tax-free holiday shopping, photos with Santa, Elf On the Shelf scavenger hunt and much more! Hit up your favorite local shops for a chance to win the grand prize: A Bethany themed beach cooler packed with goodies from local stores and a $200 gift card! The more you shop, the more chances you have to win.