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Like a night at the theater? Then take in a performance at the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, Smyrna Opera House, Delaware Comedy Theater -or Milford's own Riverfront Theatre.

Area Attractions

The Towers is located in Milford in the heart of southern Delaware. A walking tour of historic downtown Milford includes many homes and buildings listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Milford's Riverwalk offers pleasurable strolling along the banks of the Mispillion River, once the location of Milford's shipbuilding industry.

From Milford it is just a short drive to Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean and the popular resort towns of Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach and Bethany Beach. Near the beaches is located one of the largest concentrations of outlet shopping stores in the United States.

Also not to be missed are the beautiful sand dunes and ocean beaches of Cape Henlopen State Park, and the birdwatchers' paradise of Bombay Hook --the largest National Wildlife Refuge on the East Coast. Near Milford are the historic towns of Dover, Milton and Lewes --the western terminus of the Cape May/Lewes ferry. The surrounding area offers many other historic sites and numerous antique shops to visit.

Among local events of note are the biannual Nascar races at Dover Downs and the annual Delaware State Fair. There is seasonal live harness racing and year-round casino gambling in nearby Dover and Harrington.

More information on area attractions can be found on the Southern Delaware Tourism website where you can download or order a Guide to Southern Delaware. The Delaware Tourism Office is another excellent resource.