Dover Days Festival in Dover, Delaware

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Dover Days Festival in Dover, Delaware 

The 78th Annual Dover Days Festival with traditional Maypole dancing will be held this weekend, May 6-8, 2011.  All activities and parking are free. 

Friday evening events include: Three Day Civil War Encampment, Judged Car Show, Concert, Carnival Rides, Corn Hole Tournament and guided lantern tours of historic buildings on The Green.

Saturday's events include: a costumed pet parade, a large parade with Grand Marshalls, Governor Jack Markell and his wife dressed in Colonial  costumes in horse and carriage, artisans, crafters, home and trade show, food vendors, tours of historic homes, demonstrations of old time crafts, kids activities, peach pie eating contest, hula hoop contest, a barbershop quartet and other musical entertainment.

Sunday's events: Civil War Encampment, special church services and an antiques show and sale.

For more information go to www.doverdaysfestival or call 800.233.5368.  .com

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JoAnn Moore


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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

Sounds GREAT JoAnn, I wish you were a little closer as I know the whole family would have a blast with that list of activities.

May 02, 2011 03:51 PM #1
Connie Harvey
Pilkerton Realtors - Brentwood, TN
Realtor - Nashville TN Real Estate

JoAnn, this sounds like something that would be great fun. I hope you all have beautiful weather to enjoy it!

May 03, 2011 03:14 AM #2
Nina Rogoff
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Medfield, MA
Sells Real Estate!

Sounds like a great weekend! Now that Spring is here festivals are gearing up everywhere! Hope you enjoy and find more material to blog about!

May 03, 2011 01:02 PM #3
April Hayden-Munson
Brookfield, WI
Brookfield Wisconsin Real Estate

Sounds like a fun festival - what is a corn hole tournament?

May 03, 2011 03:26 PM #4
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