11 Fall Favorites North Delaware New Castle CountyGood-bye Summer of 2014 and Hello Fall! Autumn has arrived.  Ahhh crisp breezes, brilliant colors, swooshing footballs, home cooking, pumpkin carving, apple picking, jean & sweatshirt wearing, hay rides, wild mushrooms, pumpkin beer, crackling fires and weddings. Yes, ’tis the season that many of us long for in North Delaware. So… we asked our most loyal facebook fans Name your favorite thing about #FALL in New Castle County, North Delaware. GO!”,  and here’s what YOU said (we added the photos for fall effect).  Fine print: a few things (we know) cross the borders into PA & MD – those treasures that compliment our edges. ENJOY!



“Hayrides at Bellevue!”

By Donna C., Wilmington

Hayrides at Bellevue photo by Richard Albertson


“The hiking trails in Beaver Valley (Save The Valley!)”

By J David R, Middletown

Save The Valley Delaware

“Picking pumpkins and apples at Milburn Orchards!”

by Kimberly L.

Milburn Orchards Elkton Maryland

“MUD RUN!!!!”

by Saad S., Newark

Delaware Mud Run

 “Driving through Montchanin when the leaves are changing.”

By Kathy F., Wilmington

brandywine creek state park - montchanin delaware

“I’m getting married!”


By Ted P., Elsmere

just married banner


“Love Truck and Tractor Day at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library and the Harvest Moon Festival at Coverdale Farm!”

By Traci M., Wilmington

truck & tractor day Winterthur Museum

 “Pumpkin flavored anything but esp beer”

By Amy H., Wilmington

PumpkinGrowler_Twin Lakes Brewing Company Delaware

“Bonfires with friends and family”

By Amy D., Pike Creek

Bonfires with friends and family

“Wild Mushroom season!”

By David P.,  Chaddsford

A basket of assorted wild mushrooms

“High school football”

By Sonji H.,  New Castle



Thanks to all of our happening contributors!