The breezes are blowing and the birds are singing all throughout the beautiful 200+ acres of Carousel Park and Equestrian Center. Carousel features sweeping meadows, ponds and a lake, miles of tranquil walking trails, and a one of a kind bark park. Enjoy the serenity of nature as the swans, ducks, and geese glide peacefully on the lake. C
Home of the New Castle County Mounted Patrol, all visitors to the park will enjoy the beauty and grace of magnificent horses roaming the meadows. Open daily from dawn until dusk.
TRAIL CLOSURE MAY 22, 2016
DVTA Trail Riding Course is “Closed” on Sunday, May 22. They will reopen on Monday, May 23. NEW BABY GOATS!
The Kids Corral has brand new baby goat twins born in April! Click to find out more!
RIDING INSTRUCTORS NEEDED New Castle County Carousel Park is looking for qualified riding lesson instructors for beginner and intermediate in both English and Western riding styles. Lessons are taught Tuesday thru Sunday.
Contact Audrey Saunders at 302-995-7670 for more information.
Regina Marini Administrator
3700 Limestone Rd. Wilmington, DE 19808
Open daily, dawn until dusk
Carousel Kids Corral
Open daily, dawn until dusk Free admission
The Carousel Park and Equestrian Center facility is located on 217 acres of New Castle County park land and offers:
Cross country course that individual riders can utilize for schooling their own horses. The course was designed by the Delaware Valley Combined Training Association
Girl and Boy Scout merit badge programs
Pony Parties: May - September on Saturday, 2-4 p.m.
Riding lesson program: Ages 8+
Therapeutic lesson program
Pony Rides: June-September, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Hayride: October-November, Friday and Saturday, 4-7 p.m.