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Meeting Facilities
Ranked by Total Sq. Feet
RankCompany
Phone
Fax
Total Square Footage
No. of Event Rooms
Description
1
Dover International Speedway
1131 N. Dupont Highway
Dover, DE 19901
www.DoverSpeedway.com
(302) 883-6560
(302) 672-0100
34,848,000
20
Dover International Speedway has played host to NASCAR's racing series since 1969, and Firefly Music Festival since 2012. Each year, hundreds of thousands of race and music fans flock to Kent County, Delaware for marquee events. The facility is also available to rent for events.
2
Delaware State Fairgrounds
18500 S. DuPont Hwy.
Harrington , DE 19952
www.delawarestatefairgrounds.com
(302) 398-3269
185,500
9
The Delaware State Fairgrounds is home to more than just the 10-day fair; it hosts events on the fairgrounds all year round with a large variety of locations.
3
Bob Carpenter Sports/Convocation Center
631 S College Ave Arena
Newark, DE 19716
www.bluehens.com
(302) 831-4016
(302) 831-4019
105,000
8
Bob Carpenter Center is a frequent location for convocations, concerts, and banquets as well as basketball and volleyball programs. The center also offers classrooms.
4
Chase Center on the Riverfront
815 Justison St
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.centerontheriverfront.com
(302) 425-3929
(302) 425-4897
90,000
16
The Chase Center on the Riverfront is the largest event facility in the Brandywine Valley. The modern design offers versatile event space for any occasion.
5
The Outlook at the Duncan Center
500 West Loockerman Street
Dover, DE 19904
www.theduncancenter.com
(302) 674-3031
70,000
4
Outlook Events, LLC’s facility and staff are ready to host every kind of event.
6
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
1131 N DuPont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901
www.doverdowns.com
(302) 674-4600
(302) 857-2198
45,000
18
Experience Dover Downs Hotel and Casino®, the 500-room, AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel in the heart of Delaware.
7
Clayton Hall Conference Center
100 David Hollowell Drive
Newark, DE 19716
www.udel.edu/conferences
(302) 831-2214
(302) 831-2998
40,000
21
The University of Delaware conference centers provide you with gathering spaces for your social and business events. Clayton Hall in Newark is their largest meeting space with the latest technology, set in a campus environment.
8
Rehoboth Beach Country Club
221 West Side Drive
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
www.rehobothbeachcc.com
(302) 227-3811
40,000
13
Rehoboth Beach Country Club has members from all of southern Delaware and the surrounding area. As well as being a destination for active retirees and growing families.
9
The Waterfall Facility
3416 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703
www.waterfallbanquets.com
(302) 792-2600
(302) 792-0120
32,206
2
Waterfall Banquet and Conference Center is decorated with both contemporary and traditional European fixtures and furnishings. Guests will be greeted by a cascading waterfall over the front entrance which leads them into an inviting lobby .
10
Hotel Du Pont
11th & Market Streets
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.hoteldupont.com
(302) 594-3100
(302) 594-3108
30,000
28
Historic Hotel du Pont is located in the heart of the legal and financial district in downtown Wilmington, Delaware.
11
Heritage Shores
One Heritage Shores Circle
Bridgeville, DE 19943
www.heritageshores.com
(302) 337-9910
28,000
9
Heritage Shore's event locations in the Clubhouse and Ballroom, plus outdoor areas, allow for maximum capacity and flexibility for any type of event.
12
Dupont Country Club
1001 Rockland Rd
Wilmington, DE 19803
www.dupontcountryclub.com
(302) 421-1730
(302) 421-1770
27,833
15
The DuPont Country Club is an excellent venue to promote leisure activities such as championship caliber golf courses and state of the art tennis facilities.
13
Delaware Museum of Natural History
4840 Kennett Pike
Wilmington, DE 19807
www.delmnh.org
(302) 658-9111
(302) 658-2610
25,000
5
Dine near the dinosaurs, enjoy cocktails at the coral reef, and mingle by mammals from around the world. A variety of indoor and outdoor settings available in the evenings only for a historic event.
14
Doubletree by Hilton - Downtown Wilmington Legal District
700 N. King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.doubletreewilmington.com
(302) 655-0400
(302) 655-0430
23,000
16
Full-service hotel providing services and amenities to leisure and corporate travelers.
15
Casino at Delaware Park
777 Delaware Park Blvd
Wilmington, DE 19804
www.delawarepark.com
(302) 994-2521
(302) 994-3567
17,294
5
Guests are offered live seasonal Thoroughbred racing, table games, a 20-table poker room and 25-table poker tournament room, 2,500 slot machines, and access to White Clay Creek Country Club.
16
Nassau Valley Vineyard
32165 Winery Way
Lewes, DE 19958
nassauvalley.com
(302) 645-9463
14,000
6
Nassau Valley Vineyards is the first and only award winning winery in the state of Delaware. Nassau Valley is nestled amongst the verdant fields of Sussex County and a convenient place to hold your next event.
17
Deerfield
507 Thompson Station Rd.
Newark, DE 19711
www.deerfieldgolfclub.com
(302) 368-6640
(302) 366-0345
13,188
5
Deerfield offers varied banquet spaces and cuisine.
18
Crowne Plaza Wilmington North
630 Naamans Road
Claymont, DE 19703
www.cpwilmingotnnorth.com
(302) 792-2700
(302) 798-6182
13,000
7
Located near the PHL International Airport, Crowne Plaza Wilmington North in Claymont, DE, just north of Wilmington. The hotel is in a perfect location for business & leisure travelers with the amenities to please both.
19
Clarion Hotel -The Belle
1612 N. DuPont Hwy
New Castle, DE 19720
www.clarionbelle.com
(302) 428-1000
(302) 428-1440
11,903
3
A Full Service Hotel and Banquet/Conference facility centrally located, just two miles south of Wilmington, offering the best combination of quality, service and value.
20
Rehoboth Beach Convention Center
229 Rehoboth Ave
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
www.cityofrehoboth.com
(302) 227-6181
11,159
5
The City of Rehoboth Beach offers rentals of The Rehoboth Beach Convention Center for parties large and small.
21
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Wilmington
4727 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803
www.doubletree3wilmington.com
(302) 478-6000
(302) 477-1492
11,000
9
Conveniently located just north of Interstate 95 in the Brandywine Valley, DoubleTree by Hilton Wilmington offers a full service hotel along side event and meeting services.
22
Atlantic Sands Hotel & Conference Center
1 Baltimore Avenue
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
www.AtlanticSandsHotel.com
(302) 227-2511
(302) 227-5574
10,0001
8
The beachfront hotel & full service conference center has a rooftop patio overlooking the beach below.
22
Embassy Suites - Newark/ Wilmington South
654 S College Ave
Newark, DE 19713
www.newark.embassysuites.com
(302) 368-8000
(302) 368-8975
10,000
8
Newly renovated, all-suite hotel featuring ample meeting space for any event, a complimentary breakfast buffet, and evening receptions for all guests.
24
Hyatt Place Dewey Beach
1301 Coastal Highway
Dewey Beach, DE 19971
www.HyattPlaceDeweyBeach.com
(302) 581-3311
(302) 864-9100
10,000
3
The Hyatt Place Dewey Beach is the largest event venue in southern Delaware suitable for meetings and events overlooking the Rehoboth Bay.
25
Hilton - Wilmington/Christiana
100 Continental Drive
Newark, DE 19713
www.hiltonchristiana.com
(302) 454-1500
(302) 454-0233
9,833
12
Their newly renovated full service hotel offers cuisine, indoor and outdoor banquet space for events, meetings, and weddings; and overnight room packages.
26
Sheraton - Wilmington South
365 Airport Rd
New Castle, DE 19720
www.starwoodhotels.com
(302) 328-6200
(302) 328-6300
9,000
8
The hotel abuts a pastoral wetlands area that is home to an abundance of wildlife. The hotel is within minutes area attractions including the Christiana Mall and Downtown Wilmington.
27
Delaware Art Museum
2301 Kentmere Pkwy
Wilmington, DE 19806
www.delart.org
(302) 571-9590
(302) 571-0220
8,998
7
The Delaware Art Museum provides indoor and outdoor facilities in a variety of sizes for your next event. Find space for a venue to network with clients, or to celebrate your company's success.
28
Harry's Savoy Grill & Ballroom
2020 Naamans Road
Wilmington, DE 19810
www.harryshospitalitygroup.com
(302) 475-3000
8,144
2
Harry’s Savoy Grill in North Wilmington can host your event in Harry’s Savoy Ballroom adjacent to Harry’s Savoy Grill; overlooking the riverfront Harry’s Seafood Grill.
29
Thousand Acre Farm
260 S. Reedy Point Rd
Middletown, DE 19709
www.thousandacrefarm.com
(443) 992-6637
8,000
2
The picturesque, 110-acre farm is situated along the waterfront of Thousand Acre Marsh and boasts views of the Reedy Point Bridge and the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal.
30
Carriage House at Rockwood Park
64671 Washington Street Extension
Wilmington, DE 19809
www.GreeneryCaterers.com
(302) 472-2433
(302) 482-1885
7,297
4
The Carriage House at Rockwood Park is the restored and expanded carriage house for the original Rockwood Estate. The beautifully maintained facility offers a unique, historic setting for your wedding or special event.
31
Sheraton Suites Downtown Wilmington
422 Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.sheratonwilmington.com
(302) 576-8040
6,800
11
A full service, all suites hotel facility featuring extra-large suites and providing flexible space for meetings and events.
32
The Queen
500 N Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.thequeenwilmington.com
(484) 540-9051
6,125
3
The Queen was built in 1789, was originally known as The Indian Queen Hotel, and steeped in U.S. history. From U.S. Freedom celebrations held in the Queen of Otaheite Tavern in 1797, this completely renovated 1,100 capacity space can host your next event.
33
Virden Retreat Center
700 Pilottown Rd
Lewes, DE 19958
www1.udel.edu/conferences/locations/lewes.html
(302) 831-2214
(302) 645-4113
5,710
12
Located in the historic town of Lewes, DE. the Virden Center is ideal for a group retreat, a reunion or birthday party, a nature field trip, or a meditative getaway. The center is surrounded by nature, the perfect backdrop for a casually elegant wedding.
34
Hagley Museum and Library
200 Hagley Creek Road
Wilmington, DE 19807
www.hagley.org
(302) 658-2400
(302) 658-3267
5,225
4
The Soda House at Hagley Museum and Library offers a variety of meeting and event spaces on their historical property. They also offer group tours of their 235 acre property and exhibits of collection items.
35
Harrington Raceway and Casino
18500 S. DuPont Highway
Harrington, DE 19952
www.casino.harringtonraceway.com
(888) 887-5687
5,100
1
Discover The Gold Room, located on their main concourse.
36
The Westin Wilmington
818 Shipyard Drive
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.westinwilmington.com
(302) 654-2900
5,000
3
The sleek and comfortable Westin Wilmington Hotel is located adjacent to Wilmington’s Chase Center on the Riverfront. The hotel features cutting-edge architecture and interior design.
37
Blue Ball Barn
1914 West Park Dr.
Wilmington, DE 19803
www.destateparks.com
(302) 577-1164
4,900
3
This extraordinary barn, built in 1914 is a multifunctional conference and gallery space, featuring meeting rooms, a large banquet room and a secluded courtyard for intimate gatherings.
38
White Clay Creek Country Club
777 Delaware Park Blvd.
Wilmington, DE 19804
www.whiteclaycreekgolfcourse.com
(302) 994-6700
4,900
2
The White Clay Creek Country Club features a 12+ acre indoor and outdoor learning facility. The facility can also be rented for any event.
39
Wilmington Institute Library
10 East 10th St.
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.wilmington.lib.de.us
(302) 571-7400
(302) 654-9132
4,780
7
The Library has several meeting rooms of various sizes with versatile arrangements for any event.
40
Baywood Greens
32267 Clubhouse Way
Long Neck, DE 19966
www.baywoodgreens.com
(302) 947-9800
4,760
1
The Clubhouse at Baywood is an award winning venue which sets a new standard in romantic elegance, offering smart detail and nature-inspired décor.
41
The Delaware Contemporary
200 South Madison Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
www.decontemporary.org
(302) 656-6466
4,560
2
The Delaware Contemporary is an industrial art space with compelling contemporary art exhibitions offering guests a dynamic experience. Their event facility can host a variety of occasions and can accommodate anything from a dinner event to a gala affair for 300 guests.
42
Virden Retreat Center
700 Pilotown Rd.
Lewes, DE 19958
confrences.udel.edu/lewes-campus/
(302) 645-4100
4,380
7
Virden Retreat Center can host your social events, retreats, weddings and small meetings. Virden was designed to reflect coastal style with an easy and open layout – indoors and out. Six meeting rooms, tented patio, video conferencing, full registration and planning services, and available catering just about covers everything.
43
Tilton Mansion home to
University & Whist Club

805 N Broom St.
Wilmington, DE 19806
www.universityandwhistclub.com
(302) 658-5125
4,375
9
The Tilton Mansion offers a historic setting with modern amenities. Available for meetings, events, parties and weddings. With free off-street parking the mansion is conveniently located on the outskirts of the city, close to I-95.
44
Bethany Beach Ocean Suites
99 Hollywood Avenue
Bethany Beach, DE 19930
www.bboceansuites.com
(302) 858-8637
4,330
5
Experience the magic of the Delaware Eastern Shore and add world class style and sophistication to your Bethany Beach escape.
45
Ed Oliver Golf Club
800 N. Dupont Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19807
www.edolivergolfclub.com
(302) 571-9041
(302) 571-8051
4,000
2
Ed Oliver Golf Club has attracted golfers for over 100 years. This beautiful public venue also offers banquet space for any event.
46
Hilton Garden Inn Dover
1706 N Dupont Hwy
Dover, DE 19901
www.dover.hgi.com
(302) 674-3784
(302) 674-3785
3,700
3
Located just off RT. 1 and 10 minutes from Dover Downs Casino we offer a full service hotel with meeting space, full service catering, a restaurant, and lounge.
47
Millsboro Fire Company
109 E. State St
Millsboro, DE 19966
www.millsborofire.com
(302) 934- 8359
(302) 934- 7960
3,600
1
The Millsboro Fire Co. is proud to provide their Banquet Hall facilities for rent to the public. Located behind the fire house this venue is perfect for any event.
48
The Cordrey Center
30366 Cordrey Road
Millsboro, DE 19966
(302) 682-9080
3,500
3
Since 2010, many memorable events have been celebrated here. It has also been a cultural center offering a variety of enrichment events to the public.
49
The Bellmoor Inn and Spa
6 Christian St
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
www.thebellmoor.com
(302) 227-5800
(302) 227-0323
3,085
4
The Bellmoor Inn & Spa is a resort hotel offering an upscale lodging experience in Rehoboth Beach, with a variety of fabulous luxury hotel features and unique lodging amenities."