New Castle County is Delaware’s northernmost and most populous county. It contains the state’s largest university, the bustling city of Wilmington, the state’s only zoo, and many cultural institutions and natural landmarks.
University of Delaware
Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library
Wilmington Flower Market: Plants, food, carnival rides and live entertainment—all gathered together for a weekend of fun at Rockford Park.
St. Anthony’s Italian Festival: A celebration of all things Italian—especially the food—this yearly fest happens at St. Anthony’s church in Wilmington’s Little Italy neighborhood.
Clifford Brown Jazz Fest: In honor of local legendary jazz musician Clifford Brown, musicians of international renown gather each year in Wilmington.
Delaware Shakespeare Festival: Professional productions of the Bard’s best works, with casual, picnic-style dining under the stars.
Oktoberfest at the Delaware Saengerbund: Strap on your finest lederhosen and belly up to bratwurst, beers, and German fun at this Newark-area classic.
Middletown Chamber of Commerce
New Castle County Chamber
Greater Wilmington Convention & Visitors Bureau
Delaware Small Business Chamber