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Kent County Tourism has been working hard over the past year to develop marketing tools to drive more tourists to Kent County. One of these tools is a brand new "Partner-Friendly" Website launching on/near April 1st.

Join us on Thursday, March 16th for our 1st Annual Tourism Talk Forum at Downs Hotel & Casino Rollins Center to learn how to utilize these tools to drive tourists to your business

Admission is FREE! Click Here to Register


Kent County Tourism has been working hard over the past year to develop marketing tools to drive more tourists to Kent County.One of these tools is a brand new "Partner-Friendly" Website launching on/near April 1st.

Join us on Thursday, March 16th for our 1st Annual Tourism Talk Forum at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino - Rollins Center to learn how to utilize these tools to drive tourists to your business

Admission is FREE!
Click Here to Register

Learn how to best utilize the new site to promote YOUR attraction, accommodation or events
How to update your listing & photos
Post upcoming events to the new event calendar
How to receive & respond to RFP's from Kent County Tourism

Additional Topics:
Kent County Tourism 5-year Strategic Plan & Branding
Our 2017 Advertising Plan, which is guarantee to bring $4.5 million in economic impact in 2017
Marketing Co-op Advertising Opportunities for Partners
Hear our plans for a new Visitor Service Program

Afterwards, stick around for our Partner Brainstorming Round-table discussions
*Boxed Lunches are available for purchase.
All ideas are Welcomed!


Topics to include:
Forming successful partnership to reach tourists
Creation of Packages & Tours that drive tourists to your location
Familiarization (FAM) Tours for Groups and Media
Ideas for other discussion topics at our new Monthly Tourism Talks Forums
starting in April and more!

Tourism Talk Forum

Submited by Kent County Tourism - January 30, 2017
Kent County Tourism has been working hard over the past year to develop marketing tools to drive more tourists to Kent County. One of these tools is a brand new "Partner-Friendly" Website launching on/near April 1st.

Join us on Thursday, March 16th for our 1st Annual Tourism Talk Forum at Downs Hotel & Casino Rollins Center to learn how to utilize these tools to drive tourists to your business

Admission is FREE! Click Here to Register


84th Annual Dover Days Vendor & Parade Registration is Open

Submited by Kent County Tourism - January 25, 2017
84th Annual Dover Days Vendor & Parade Registration is Open

Click Here for Vendor Registration
Click Here to Register

Click Here for Parade Registration
Click Here to Register


FIREWORKS FROM DOVER DAYS RESCHEDULED FOR DOVER COMIC CON 2016

Submited by Kent County Tourism - July 15, 2016
Kent County Tourism Corporation will be providing fireworks in conjunction with Dover Comic Con on Friday, August 5. The fireworks will start at dusk on Legislative Mall. That date will stand as the makeup date for the Dover Days fireworks that were cancelled due to rain on May 6th.

Firefly 2016 Checklist and Information

Submited by Kent County Tourism - June 15, 2016
Are you ready for 2016 Firefly Festival at the Woodlands of Dover, DE? We have a packing list of essentials for you check out before the fun festivities.

Attention Race Fans - some things to do while you’re visiting!

Submited by Kent County Tourism - May 9, 2016
Attention race fans! We welcome you to Dover this weekend. If you find yourself looking for things to do away from the race track, we have some suggestions for you!

DOVER DAYS FRIDAY NIGHT ACTIVITIES CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Submited by Kent County Tourism - May 5, 2016
Due to inclement weather scheduled to last until late Friday night, Kent County Tourism has made the decision to cancel
tomorrow (May 6th) activities that were scheduled to begin at 6pm on Legislative Mall and end with a fireworks display.


83rd Annual Dover Days

Submited by Kent County Tourism - April 26, 2016
The 83rd Annual Dover Days Festival is one of the largest, longest-running, FREE, popular events in the state of Delaware dedicated to promoting the heritage and culture of Dover and the state of Delaware. In 2015, the Dover Days Festival attracted a record-breaking attendance of approximately 55,000 people. Kent County Tourism coordinates the Annual Dover Days Festival at the request of the City of DOVER. Dover Days hosts the largest parade in Dover with approximately 4,500 participants and watched by approximately 9,000 people; the Governor of the state of Delaware serves as the Grand Marshal. Activities reflect Delaware’s history and heritage as well as contemporary times and include, but are not limited to, the parade, traditional Maypole Dancing with 250 plus schoolchildren, vintage auto rides, colonial artisans’ village, car show, historic re-enactment groups representing the Revolutionary War, WW II and the Civil War, children’s activities, carnival, fireworks, exhibits and lectures as well all-day entertainment and more. For more information, please visit doverdaysfestival.com

83rd ANNUAL DOVER DAYS FESTIVAL PARADE PARTICIPANTS NEEDED

Submited by Kent County Tourism - March 24, 2016
Kent County Tourism Corporation is seeking parade participants for the 83rd Annual Dover Days Parade. Registration is FREE. Those wishing to participate have until April 15th to register on the festivals official website at www.DoverDaysFestival.com or call the Kent County Tourism Corporation office at 302-734-4888.

83rd ANNUAL DOVER DAYS FESTIVAL VENDOR/EXHIBITOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DISCOUNT DEADLINE APPROACHI

Submited by Kent County Tourism - February 17, 2016
DOVER, DE – Kent County Tourism Corporation announced that Wednesday, March 11th is the early bird deadline to save on Dover Days Festival vendor/exhibitor application fees. After that vendor applications will still be accepted till Friday, April 8th at an increased price. Those wishing to participate in the Parade or Car show have until April to register on the festivals official website at www.DoverDaysFestival.com.

Motown, Comedy, Fall Fest, Glenn Miller Orchestra Set for October 19-25 in Greater Dover/Kent County

Submited by Cindy Small - October 19, 2015
Fall is one of the best times of year to visit and enjoy all that Greater Dover/Kent County has to offer! From live music and comedy to fall festivals, walking tours, trips to the local zoo for "Boo at the Zoo" and more, make plans to get out and celebrate this wonderful fall weather!

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