2019 Delmar Christmas Parade

The Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce is pleased to be sponsoring the Delmar Christmas Parade again this year!

The 2019 Parade is scheduled for Saturday, December 7th at 2 pm.  The rain date is set for Sat. Dec. 21st.

Line up for entrants will be on the Delaware side of Pennsylvania Avenue. 

The parade will start there and run down State Street all the way up to 8th Street and end at the Delmar Jr./Sr. High School.

The judges stand will again be located at the corners of State Street & Bi-State Blvd.

If you would like to participate in the parade, please contact us for a parade application.  Entry is FREE.

You can obtain an application by calling 302-846-3336 (our voicemail line) and leaving your name and address so we can mail to you, or by emailing the Chamber at infochamber@comcast.net.  

We will also be adding a link for downloading the application very soon.

We encourage everyone to follow our Facebook page for updates. 

Find us at Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce.

Download the application HERE:  Christmas-Parade-Application-2019

2019 Citizen of the Year

Congratulations to our 2019 Citizen of the Year

Sandy Davis!

A dinner/banquet will be held in her honor on Tuesday, November 12th at the Delmar V.F.W post.

Tickets are $25 per person and must be paid IN ADVANCE. 

No tickets will be sold at the door.

To purchase tickets, contact Chairperson, Lisa Ellis at 410-742-9401

(Bank of Delmarva – North Salisbury branch)

Day in the Park 2019

43rd Annual Day in the Park Festival

Sponsored by the Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce

Sat. June 1, 2019 – Rain date:  Sat. June 15th

Festival opens at 10 am and closes at 6 pm.

Held in State Street Park – Delmar, Delaware

Vendor spaces available, starting at $40.00 for a 12×12 space.

Vendor application available for download from link below,

 calling our voicemail at 302-846-3336,

or emailing us at: infochamber@comcast.net .

The application link is also on our Facebook pages.

Day in the Park Vendor App. 2019

2018 Delmar Christmas Parade Winners

Here is the complete list of trophy & plaque winners from our 2018 Delmar Christmas Parade:

Best Appearing Float: 1st place Delmar Elementary Singing Bobcats – 2nd place Bi-State Ruritan Club – 3rd place 3C-USA Church. 
Best Fire Dept: Bridgeville (Delmar automatically gets a trophy) 
Best Appearing Vehicle(s): R. Smith Farms – 2nd place – Eastern Shore Jeep Assn. 3rd place: Mhros Gas
Best Equestrian: Malone Stable 
Most Unique Entry: R. Smith Farm 
Judges awards: Crown Vic Boys & Girls, CATO, Delmar Pop Warner, Sussex County EMS and Girl Scout Troop 394 Polar Express.


If you did not pick up your trophy or plaque after the parade – please pick up from Roger Martinson at his Edward Jones office in the State Line Plaza in Delmar! Thank you to everyone who participated in our parade this year! It started off kind of iffy with sprinkles, but we all made it! Nice kickoff to the Christmas season! Merry Christmas Delmar!