- TripBuzz found 153 things to do with kids in or near Newark, Delaware, including 128 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wilmington, West Chester, New Castle and Havre de Grace.
- From Fred Rust Ice Arena to University of Delaware Ice Arena, the Newark area offers 99 different types of family activities, including: National & State Parks, Movie Theaters, Skating Rinks and Sports Facilities/Fields.
- Home to the University of Delaware is the city of Newark. Surrounded by residential communities, the charming college town is home to many natural parks, historic walking and biking trails and lively downtown events throughout the year. Also popular with locals and tourists is the towns selection of casual and fine dining establishments and boutique shops.
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Located on the campus of the University of Delaware, the Fred Rust Ice Arena features a world-class figure skating center that is also open for public skating sessions. Many hockey games also take place at the Fred Rust Ice Arena.
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547 S College Avenue, Newark, DE 19716 MoreLess Info
Public skating sessions, learn-to-skate classes, and hosted birthday parties are a few of the many events that bring individuals to the University of Delaware Ice Arena. The rink is also home to the university's men's and women's club hockey teams.
Providing family amusement, Launch Trampoline Park is an indoor jumping facility. Along with open jumping hours, the park features exercise classes, dodgeball and basketball activities. Birthday parties and other group gatherings are also held here.
Consisting of two indoor rinks, Pond the Ice Arena hosts public skating sessions, including a glow in the dark cosmic skate night. The arena also offers learn to skate and learn to play hockey programs for the community.
Preserving historical information on the Iron Hill region, Iron Hill Museum offers events, educational programs, day camps and exhibits. Exhibits include a taxidermy collection, prehistoric sea life, glowing rock room and iron mining, among others.
Christiana Skating Center is not only a place suited for roller-skating and learning new tricks. Besides the themed parties held on holidays such as Halloween, this establishment is also suited for all kinds of celebrations, such as birthday parties.
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101 John F. Campbell Drive, Newark, DE 19711 MoreLess Info
Featuring a variety of recreational, hockey, and figure skating programs, The Pond Ice Arena & Performance Center, is home to high-level on and off ice training facilities. The venue also includes amenities for private parties, a fitness center and restaurant.
The 4 mile-long trails, the playgrounds, the picnic areas, the different sports courses, all of these and others make White Clay Creek State Park worth the while. Fishing enthusiasts can also find 2 ponds inside the park.
Iron Hill Park covers 335 acres and it has among others picnic areas, playgrounds, disc-golf courses and a pavilion which can be rented for special occasions. Two special dog exercises areas are also inside the park. An archeological museum is also in the premises.