Tag Archives: Zwaanendael Museum

Lewes Tulip Festival 2012

Lewes will be in full bloom for its Third Tulip Festival from April 12 through 15. Sponsored by Lewes in Bloom, the city’s Parks and Recreation Commission, the Zwaanendael Museum, the Lewes Chamber of Commerce and the Historic Lewes Farmers Market, the weekend offers more than tulips! Even if the warm weather means the tulips […]


Lewes Garden Tour, Saturday, June 18, 2011

The 21st Annual Lewes Garden Tour will be held this Saturday, June 18, 2011, from 10 am to 5 pm, and the weather forecast is fantastic! The tour, sponsored by the Lewes Chamber of Commerce, will be held rain or shine, but it is so much nicer when the sun is shining and Saturday should […]


Memorial Day at the Beach in Delaware

Here it is again – Memorial Day Weekend at the Beach in Delaware and the weather forecast is great! Want to know what’s going on this weekend? Read What’s New at the beaches and have a wonderful holiday weekend! Some of my favorites this weekend include the Grand Opening of the Historic Lewes Farmers Market, […]


Top Ten To Dos in Delaware on Memorial Day

1.       Delaware By Hand Arts & Crafts Show, Sat., 5/28, 10 am – 5 pm, Zwaanendael Museum, Lewes, DE 2.       Visit the Horseshoe Crab|Shorebird Festival, Sat., 5/28, 10 am – 4 pm, Downtown Milton and Prime Hook Refuge 3.       Shop the Historic Lewes Farmers Market, Sat., 5/28, 8am – 12 Noon, Lewes Historical Society Complex […]


Fine Arts and Crafts May 28, 2011 in Lewes, DE

One of my favorite shows is the Delaware By Hand Fine Arts & Crafts Show at the Zwaanendael Museum in Lewes, Delaware. In a busy Memorial Day Weekend, this is one event you don’t want to miss. From 10 am to 4 pm, you’ll find exquisite original artwork from paintings, photographs, jewelry, ceramics and glass […]


Lewes Tulip Festival is coming!

The Lewes Tulip Festival, a celebration of Lewes’s Dutch heritage, will again include a photography contest. (For contest rules and deadlines, click here.) The festival, sponsored by the Lewes Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Lewes Historical Society, Lewes in Bloom, City of Lewes Parks and Recreation Commission, the Zwaanendael Museum and the Historic […]


Memorial Day 2010 activities in Lewes, DE

There is so much to do in the Lewes, DE, area over the Memorial Day Weekend, it’s hard to choose! One of my favorite organizations is holding its 5th Annual Delaware By Hand Members’ Day Fine Arts and Crafts Show, Saturday, May 29, 2010, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at Zwaanendael Museum park, Lewes, featuring wood, metal, […]


The States of Lewes Beach

Have you been to Lewes Beach? I’ve always wondered how the streets were named and I’m doing some research to try to find the answer. Lewes Beach is a narrow strip of land along the Delaware Bay between Savannah Road (Rt. 9) and the Lewes Yacht Club. Once small beach cottages lined the road and […]