Activities

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The Jazz Age on the Delaware lawn party offers a wide variety of entertainment whether you're in the mood for dancing, napping, or mingling. Enjoy a picnic by the water, a stroll around the grounds with your sweetie, or get hot on the well-maintained dance floor.


Music and Dancing

Enjoy a full day of live music and dancing (including lessons). Check out the full line up here! Read more about our performers here.

Pie Baking Contest

Dust off your grandmother's prized recipe and enter the pie baking contest! Click here for more on the Pie Contest!

Fashion Contest

What’s better than being the ‘best dressed’ in high school? Being the best dressed of the 1920s! Put together an outfit that will steal the show. It’s easy to enter the fashion contest. Just give your name to the judges at the fashion contest table when you arrive. Prizes will be awarded to Most Dapper Gent and Most Fashionable Flapper. Two runner ups will be selected in each category.

Mansion Tours

Step inside the beautiful Glen Foerd mansion. Notable features include cantilevered grand staircase, impressive pipe organ, stained glass skylights, and even a rathskeller (translation: basement beer hall). 

Antique Cars and Bicycles

Take a peek at a beautiful selection of antique cars and bikes from the era.

Lawn Games

Join your pals in a game of Croquet or a rousing game of badminton. We'll have a variety of lawn games on hand to keep you busy!

Picnics on the Lawn

Bring your own picnic basket, or purchase items from our food trucks. Don't forget your picnic blanket! No outside alcohol allowed. We'll have plenty for purchase!

Vintage Retailers

The area's best vintage retailers will help you select the perfect items to round out your attire for the day.

 

One of the things I like about jazz, kid, is I don't know what's going to happen next. Do you?"

-- Bix Beiderbecke