Best Activities For Rainy Days

Best Activities For Rainy Days

Rainy days can sometimes dampen our spirits, but in Delaware, there’s no shortage of places and activities to turn a drizzly day into a fun day out. Packed with indoor attractions, America’s first state ensures you’ll find something pleasant (even when the weather isn’t!)

From brewery tours to museums, here are some ideas for making the most of a rainy day in Delaware.

Things to do when it's raining in Delaware
Storm approaching Rehoboth Beach, Delaware


Dogfish Brewery Tour

Take advantage of a rainy day and explore the Dogfish Brewery. Learn about their unique brewing techniques and enjoy a tasting experience you’ll never forget.


Shell We Bounce

Get ready for some high-energy fun at Shell We Bounce, an indoor trampoline park that offers endless excitement for kids and adults alike. Defy gravity and burn off energy with a variety of activities, including open jump, dodgeball, and more. 


Lefty’s offers a variety of indoor entertainment, including bowling, laser tag, and an arcade. Unleash your competitive side and enjoy hours of action-packed fun, making the most of your indoor adventure.

Movie Theater

Escape into the world of cinema at a cozy movie theater in Delaware. With the latest blockbusters and a variety of cinematic treats, a rainy day is the perfect excuse to catch up on the newest releases or indulge in a cinematic classic.

Museums Wilmington 

Lewes History Museum
                                                                Lewes History Museum

Visit Wilmington’s museums, such as the Delaware Art Museum, Delaware History Museum, or Delaware Museum of Natural History, for a dose of culture on a rainy day.

Rehoboth Art League

Discover local and regional artists at the Rehoboth Art League. With rotating exhibits and art classes, it’s the perfect indoor activity for all budding artists.

Fort Miles 

History buffs will love exploring Fort Miles, a former World War II coastal defense facility turned museum. With fascinating exhibits and guided tours, a visit to Fort Miles offers a unique and educational experience that will transport you back in time.

Bad Hair Day

Pamper yourself with a luxurious spa day at Bad Hair Day. Relax, rejuvenate, and let your stress melt away with a variety of treatments, including massages, facials, and more.

Stephen And Company

Indulge in a day of relaxation and self-care at Stephen And Company. Offering a wide range of spa services, including massages, facials, and body treatments, this spa will have you feeling refreshed and recharged in no time.

Longwood Gardens

Longwood Gardens, Delaware features stunning indoor gardens
Longwood Gardens, Delaware Features Stunning Indoor Gardens Perfect For Rainy Days

For an indoor nature experience, Longwood Gardens features a breathtaking conservatory with plants from around the world. 

Don’t let the rain get you down! Delaware offers plenty of exciting indoor activities and attractions to add some sunshine to a rainy day.

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