All Events

  • April 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

    Enjoy the baldycypress swamp on our leisurely boat tour of Trap Pond. We will talk about one of our most famous residents, the baldycypress tree. Space is limited. Trips are filled on a first-come, first-served basis unless otherwise stated. Meet at the Boathouse. $6 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. 

  • April 28, 2017 - 6:00pm

    Meet the Delmarva Stargazers at Cypress Point for an outstanding view of the night sky. Learn how to set up a telescope and what to look for in the heavens. Call the Nature Center for up-to-date information and visibility forecasts. FREE. 302-875-5163.

  • April 28, 2017 - 7:30pm

    Listen for the strange sounds of our mysterious backwaters at night aboard the park's pontoon boat. Hear the eerie sounds and learn about spooky swamp creatures. Pre-registration required. Call 302-875-5163.

  • April 29, 2017 - 7:00am

    All routes start and end in Bethany Beach. Choose from a 30-, 50-mile, Metric Century & Century route. Completion of the ride is optional. Sag Wagon support available from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Designated rest stops with restrooms, light snacks & beverages. Continue the Tour After Party: from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (music, food vendors, door prizes, and more!) The ride will take place rain or shine. However, if extreme weather is forecasted, the Bike Tour may be canceled. No refunds will be given. Read more here...

  • April 29, 2017 - 8:00am
  • April 29, 2017 - 8:00am

    Bring your binoculars and field guides as we explore the swamp and search for some of its feathered inhabitants. Pre-registration required. Call 302-875163.

  • April 29, 2017 - 9:00am

    On Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 9:00a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Downtown Milford Inc. and the City of Milford Parks and Recreation Department invite you to join the fun at the 13th Annual Bug & Bud Festival along Walnut St., Front Streets and the Mispillion Riverwalk in historic downtown Milford, Delaware.

  • April 29, 2017 - 9:00am

    Learn park rules, licensing requirements and tips from park staff to maximize your safety while driving on the beach. Then follow park staff out to the beach to practice driving on the sand (participants must have a valid surf tag and the necessary equipment to do so.) Pre-registration required. $8 pp. Call 302-227-6991.

  • April 29, 2017 - 10:00am

    On May 8, 1945, the allies declared victory in Europe in World War II. Fort Miles will celebrate the victory in our 12th annual living history event. See firing demonstrations, learn about garrison life at Fort Miles, see guest speakers, play kids' games and watch the recreation of the surrender of U-858. The Battery 519 Museum will be open for tours. $3 per person.

  • April 29, 2017 - 10:00am

    What better place to see the wildlife of the park than from a touring pontoon boat? We will explore the pond in search of animals feeding and drinking, and some just wading around. Space is limited. First come, first served. Meet at the Boathouse. $6 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. For info, call 302-875-5163.