Events

12/13/2014 - 2:30pm to 6:30pm

Holiday House Tour in Historic Milton

Holiday House Tour in Historic Milton Sponsored by the Milton Century Club on December 13, 2014 The Holiday House Tour in Milton begins at 2:30 pm and ends at 6:30 pm rain or shine.  Tickets are $20 for the house tour including a pre-tour reception in a beautifully restored and furnished historic home or $15 for the tour only.  Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Milton Historical Society and Museum, 210 Union St.; Salon Milton, 517 Chestnut St.; Hillside Florist, 105 Lavinia St.; and Mercantile at Milton, 109 Union St., Milton, DE.   For further information, call 302-684-0966 or 302-684-0368. Holiday House Tour tickets may also be purchased on December 13th at the annual Holly Festival sponsored by the Milton Chamber of Commerce that is held in the Milton Fire Hall on Front St., Goshen Hall on Federal St. and throughout the town.  The Holly Festival features fine hand-made crafts, foods, holly wreath making demonstrations at the museum, and many gift items and treats are available at local shops and the Milton Library.   Santa makes a special visit to Milton as well!  The Holly Festival is held from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm.
At Throughout Milton Hosted by: Milton Century Club
1/13/2015 - 9:00am to 1:30pm

Vendor Day

Interested in learning how Delaware purchases products and services?  Attend Vendor Day!! What to expect: Explaination of how the State Purchases products and services Turning the State's transparent business intelligence into a competitive advantage Tips for developing a successful proposal The roles and responsibilities of the State's central contracting unit Advoiding a non-responsive proposal How to leverage the State's supplier initiatives to increase your business Register online:http://www.eventbrite.com/e/vendor-day-january-2015-state-of-delaware-registration-14477734293?aff=eac2  You must register to attend.  Seating is limited.
At Milton Theater Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
2/10/2015 - 7:30am to 9:00am

LinkedIn for Business

What is LinkedIn?  How does it work?  Why should you be on it?  We will answer these and a few more questions in the LinkedIn for Business workshop which is part of the Chamber's Social Media series.  This event is hosted by the Milton Chamber and held at Irish Eyes Milton.   Our expert for this session will be Brooke Miles, owner and president of Delaware Shoutout.  Brooke's claim to fame are her LinkedIn profiles, known for getting attention.  Brooke is going to share her expertise on how and why LinkedIn is for you. This workshop is free to Chamber Members and just $5 to non-members.  Seating is limited click the link below to make your reservation.  Non- members please come prepared to pay for $5 fee at the door. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/linkedin-for-business-tickets-14524504183
At Irish Eyes Milton Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
3/8/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

8th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade

Be Irish for the day on March 8th in downtown Milton. Take part in the 3rd Annual Lucky Leprechaun 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Milton Chamber summer events. Regristration begins at 10 am. Race starts at Irish Eyes Pub-105 Union Street at 11 am. Entry Fee-Pre race day-$20. On race day-$25. For more info www.races2run.com. Then Join in the fun as the 8th Annual Milton St Patrick's Day Parade takes off at 2 PM. Parade proceeds benefit the Fire Department Training Program, Best Buddies Delaware and Casa San Francisco. Contact Irish Eyes Milton to learn how to be a sponsor or to participate in the parade-302-684-8889 For more information, call 302.684.8889 or visit www.irisheyespub.com or http://miltonstpatricksdayparade.com/
At Milton, DE Hosted by: Irish Eyes Pub & Bar
3/10/2015 - 7:30am to 9:00am

Facebook for Business

Learn Facebook for Business from the Uber Goober Frank Payton of Technogoober.  Learn the basics.  Learn some tricks.  Learn how you can use Facebook to grow your business. This workshop is free to Milton Chamber Members.  Non-Members are welcom and should come prepared to pay $5 at the door. Click the link below to make your reservation https://www.eventbrite.com/e/facebook-for-business-tickets-14782941175
At Irish Eyes Milton Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
4/14/2015 - 7:30am to 9:00am

Twitter for Business

Learn how to use Twitter to share information about the services you offer, gather real time market information and build relationships with customers, partners and influencers. This workshop is free to Milton Chamber Members.  Non- Members are welcome to attend and should come prepared to pay $5 at the door. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/twitter-for-business-tickets-14785711461
At Irish Eyes Milton Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
5/2/2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

(Spring) Town-Wide Yard Sale

Spring has sprung, and the town of Milton is hosting a town-wide yard sale the first Saturday of May at 9:00am. Whether you're trying to unload some of that spring cleaning clutter, on the hunt for some new treasures, or just want to browse around, come out and celebrate the start of the new season. For more information, call the Milton Chamber of Commerce at 302-684-1101
At Milton, DE Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
5/23/2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Horseshoe Crab & Shorebird Festival

This festival celebrates horseshoe crabs and migrating shorebirds, long considered by many to be a natural wonder of Delaware Bay. Count yourself among the 1,500-plus visitors who annually enjoy: arts and crafts, as well as an art show boat rides down the Broadkill River canoe trips on Prime Hook Creek exhibits games great food music scavenger hunt trail walks at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge train rides for the kids and more This year will be the 11th annual event! The Chamber of Commerce and the Prime Hook Wildlife Refuge sponsor the event. Watch for updated activities  coming soon. A shuttle bus will be available to transport visitors to and from the Refuge. For additional information, including where to book your hotel room, please call the Milton Chamber of Commerce at (302) 684-1101, or visit www.HistoricMilton.com.
At Milton Memorial Park Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
7/4/2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Milton's Hometown July 4th

Festivities begin at 10 am in Milton’s Memorial Park with an old fashioned Picnic in the Park sponsored by the Milton community.   There will be lots of activities for kids of all ages!  Activities include a dunk tank, sack races, pie baking contest, and games.  A highlight will be a bike decorating contest and bike parade sponsored by Irish Eyes Pub and Restaurant.   Grand prizes of two brand new bikes will be awarded to the winners – one each to the best boy and girl entries.   In addition, there will be music and entertainment throughout the day in the Gazebo, the Lions Club train will be running, food vendors will offer a variety of options, and there will be free ice cream!    
At Milton Memorial Park Hosted by: Milton
8/22/2015 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

Bargains on the Broadkill/ Canoe & Kayak Race

The  Annual Bargains on the Broadkill summer festival is an event for all ages. It features over 50 vendors of arts and crafts,jewelry, goodies and food. Also the Great Duck Race offers  many cash prizes to the top 25 winners.Top prize is the Chamber of Commerce award of $500, with many more prizes donated by Chamber members. Come out and support the Milton Chamber of Commerce and enjoy a fun filled day in the historic town of Milton.  Also on the same day, the  Annual Broadkill 10- mile Canoe and Kayak Race is held. This event is hosted by Irish Eyes . Lots to do in Milton on the 4th Saturday of August. All events take place in Milton Memorial Park, Chandler Street in Milton. For Information on the 15th Annual Canoe and Kayak Race visit: http://www.bargainsonthebroadkill.com/canoe-and-kayak-race.html For vendor information visit: http://www.bargainsonthebroadkill.com/be-a-vendor.html
At Milton Memorial Park Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce
9/12/2015 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

(Fall) Town-Wide Yard Sale

The annual Fall town-wide yard sale is held in Milton on the second Saturday in September at 9:00am. For more information, call the Milton Chamber of Commerce at 302-684-1101
At Milton, DE Hosted by: The Milton Chamber of Commerce
10/17/2015 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm

2nd Annual Broadkill Banjos and Seafood

Great Music and Seafood can be found on Saturday, October 17 at Milton's Memorial Park.  Located at the corner of Union and Chandler Street in Milton.  The event starts at noon with great seafood available from noon to 4pm non-stop music until 8pm. Admission is free and food will be available to purchase on the ticket system.  Tickets are available at a cost of $2.00 per ticket.  Most food items cost between 1 and 4 tickets. Tables and chairs will be available in the eating area but you may want to bring a lawn chair if you plan to enjoy the music.  
At Milton Memorial Park Hosted by: Milton Chamber and Milton Community Foundation
12/2/2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Christmas Parade

The annual Milton Christmas Parade takes place on the first Wednesday of December at 7:30 pm. Sponsored by the Milton Volunteer Fire Department it's a fun event for the whole town. What's more fun than marching bands, lots of bright red fire trucks from all over the area, towns businesses and residents all decked out for the holidays? For more information, call the Milton Chamber of Commerce at 302-684-1101 or the Milton Fire Department-302-684-8500.
At Throughout Milton Hosted by: The Milton Fire Department
12/12/2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Holly Festival

The Milton Chamber of Commerce sponsors this annual holiday event which includes many Milton organizations joining in to bring visitors a spectacular day in historic Milton! Always on the 2nd Saturday in December, The Holly Festival features  many fine hand craftes in the Fire Hall, Goshen Hall, Milton Theater and Milton Library. Santa will be in town for little ones. A holly wreath-making demonstration is offered at the Historical Society Museum. This is a highlight as it commemorates an important industry from Milton's past. The Public Library and many downtown merchants take part with special decor, gifts for sale and  holiday treats as well. At 2:30 following the Holly Festival, the Milton Century Club will present the very popular Holiday House Tour. This event offers an insight to many of the historic homes in town beautifully decorated for the holidays. Click here for more information, or call the Milton Chamber of Commerce at 302-684-1101. For information on attending as a vendor go to: www.miltonhollyfest.com
At Milton Fire Hall Hosted by: Milton Chamber of Commerce