FREE Santa Visits

Free Visits With Santa.
  1. Tue Dec. 3

    Santa Story Time Come meet the “jolly old elf, himself” at our special story/craft time. All ages.
  2. Fri Dec. 6

    Holiday Open House at Rockwood Park & Museum Bring your family out for Holiday Open House with exceptional entertainment, fun festive crafts, costumed characters, refreshments, food trucks and FREE photos with Santa! The event also includes our Holiday Shoppe selling gifts for the whole family, wonderful performances by dance, music, and choral groups, tours of the holiday display in the museum, and a joyous light display in the gardens surrounding the Mansion and Carriage House. All ages. FREE Free parking and shuttle from Rockwood Office Park, 500 Carr Road in North Wilmington. This event is free but we are collecting non-perishable food and warm hats, gloves, and scarves for the less fortunate this holiday season.
  3. Sat Dec. 7

    Treats with Santa at Absalom Jones Senior Center Please Join Representative Kim Williams, Senator Walsh, Senator Delcollo, Councilman Woods and County Executive Matt Meyer present Treats with Santa! This event includes: Meet and Greet with Rick DeDonato, author of the children's book, "Pipsie, Nature Detective". Reading Corner sponsored by Ellesmere Library Craft station and treats Letters to veterans and Santa FREE photo opportunity with Santa (bring your camera) Any questions can be directed to: Jennifer.Jankowski@state.de.us Ryan.Dunphy@state.de.us Treats with Santa Saturday, December 7, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Absalom Jones Senior Center 310 Kiamensi Road, Wilmington (302) 995-7636
  4. Sat Dec. 7

    Build Your Own Gingerbread House Enjoy decorating your own gingerbread house and other fun food crafts with the Newark High School Culinary Arts Students. Registration Required.
  5. Sat Dec. 7

    Post-Parade Holiday Celebration Enjoy the festive holiday sounds of Sinerje Clarinet Quartet and a visit from Santa Claus! Refreshments.
  6. Sat Dec. 7

    Holiday Open House at Rockwood Park & Museum Bring your family out for Holiday Open House with exceptional entertainment, fun festive crafts, costumed characters, refreshments, food trucks and FREE photos with Santa! The event also includes our Holiday Shoppe selling gifts for the whole family, wonderful performances by dance, music, and choral groups, tours of the holiday display in the museum, and a joyous light display in the gardens surrounding the Mansion and Carriage House. All ages. FREE Free parking and shuttle from Rockwood Office Park, 500 Carr Road in North Wilmington. This event is free but we are collecting non-perishable food and warm hats, gloves, and scarves for the less fortunate this holiday season.
  7. Tue Dec. 10

    Santa's Visit and Story Time Families can do crafts, play games and meet the special visitor from the North Pole. Bring your camera for pictures with Santa.
  8. Thu Dec. 12

    Holiday Stories with Santa Santa Claus is coming to the library! Join us as we hear stories and sing songs with Santa. Registration is Required. All ages.
  9. Fri Dec. 13

    Holiday Celebration and Market at Glasgow Park Join us as we come together to celebrate the annual Holiday Celebration and Market at Glasgow Park. There will be music, gift and specialty food vendors, live performances, refreshments, and Santa’s Workshop with activities and more. Don’t forget to bring your camera to take a picture with Santa! FREE Featured performers: Imagination Players Bayard “Borchestra” Appoquinimink High School Band and More! Friday, December 13, 5-9 p.m. Tree and menorah lighting at 7 p.m. Glasgow Park Bank Barn and Frazer House US Route 40 and DE Route 896, Bear
  10. Mon Dec. 16

    Santa Green Screen Visit the library for Christmas fun. Have your picture taken ad be transported to the North Pole through Green Screen technology. All ages.
  11. Tue Dec. 17

    Santa is Coming! Santa Dan tells Christmas stories, sing songs and take pictures with the audience. All ages.
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