UPCOMING DINING EVENTS

To find out more about our monthly dining events at HOTEL DU PONT Wilmington, take a look at our Monthly Calendar below

  • New Year's Eve Party

    Ring in the 2020 in style at our New Year’s Eve Party. Feast on a spectacular 5 course dinner with wine pairings in the Green Room at 8 pm followed by a live band, Red Alert, dancing, festive party favors…
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  • Early New Year's Eve

    Celebrate an early New Year’s Eve at Wilmington’s most magnificent hotel. Our dining room will be serving a three-course dinner in the Green Room at 5:30 pm. Glass of bubbly included. $85 Per Person…
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  • Christmas Day Brunch

    December 25 The Green Room Seatings at 10:30 am, 1 pm & 3:30 pm Add our delicious brunch to your Christmas Day celebration. Menu to include breakfast breads and pastries, Caesar salad station,…
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  • Christmas Eve Dinner

    December 24 Seatings at 5 pm & 8 pm The Green Room An exquisite 4 course holiday prix fixe menu featuring lobster bisque, Kennett Square mushroom risotto, raw oysters, certified Black Angus filet…
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  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    December 21, 22 & 23 The Green Room A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque, crab cakes, smoked salmon, composed salads, and entrées include certified Black Angus filet mignon,…
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  • Green Room Prix Fixe Thanksgiving

    Seatings at Noon & 2:30 pm Feast on an elaborate four-course prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner that includes amuse of jumbo shrimp cocktail, appetizer course to include lobster bisque, mushroom risotto,…
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  • Gold Ballroom Thanksgiving Buffet

    Seatings at 11 am & 1:30 pm Traditional variety of delicious selections including lobster bisque, shrimp cocktail station, international cheese display, Chef’s assortment of seasonal salads, carved…
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  • Frozen Tea

    November 9 @ 3 PM Green Room The weather is getting colder, so bring your favorite prince or princess to an afternoon with Elsa! Tea, sandwiches and winter treats will abound, as well as some hot chocolate…
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  • Gingerbread House Decorating Party and Buffet

    December 15 10 am-1 pm Gold Ballroom Hosted by our Pastry Chef, you provide a little imagination and we’ll take care of the fully assembled gingerbread house, tons of frosting, and all the candy you’ll…
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  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday in December featuring a Caesar salad station, pasta station, roast tom turkey, Black Angus filet mignon,…
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  • Breakfast with Santa

    November 30 9-11:30 am The Green Room Celebrate the holidays by enjoying a festive breakfast buffet with Santa! Share your holiday wishes, and don’t forget to bring your camera to take photos with Santa.…
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  • Rudolph Tea

    Green Room :: 3:30 PM Sip tea and enjoy petite sandwiches, scones and pastries at our tea party in the Green Room before or after the performances of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at the Playhouse on…
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  • Glass Slipper Tea

    Bring your little princess to an afternoon of music, treats and a little bit of magic. Featuring character performances and special desserts along with our beautiful signature tea menu. This is an afternoon…
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  • Restaurant Week

    Join us in celebrating our exceptional chefs during Brandywine Valley Restaurant Week, Sept. 9-14, 2019. Experience the best of the upscale dining with prix-fixe menus in the Green Room. Bon appétit!…
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  • Murder Mystery Dinner

    Join us at our Scandal at the Speakeasy Murder Mystery Dinner that will simply be ‘to die for’. Enjoy a sumptous buffet, witness the drama, and help find the killer. $60 per person 21 years of age+ …
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    Tacos & Tequila

    Sample a little taste of luxury from south-of-the-border. Enjoy a mini fiesta of tacos and tequilas and dine, taste, listen and learn! $45 Adults over 21 + Gratuity 302.594.3154 to Reserve
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    Veuve Clicquot Wine Dinner

    Founded in 1772, Veuve Clicquot’s motto is “one quality, the finest.” Join us for a special TasteMaker Dinner featuring this world-renowned vineyard. Our chefs have created 4 incredible courses for this…
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    International Pineapple Week

    Running from June 1 to 9, 2019, the world’s first International Pineapple Week aims to raise wider awareness of the Preferred brand among global audiences that are seeking authentic, independent luxury…
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  • Magic Carpet Tea

    Join beautiful ‘Princess Jasmine’ and ‘Aladdin’ in full regalia as they capture the kids’ imagination with stories of Arabian Nights, sing songs and dance. Our incredible themed tea service will take…
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    Wente Wine Dinner

    Join us for a celebration of summer white wines and a four course meal pairing where all guests are asked to where their best summer whites! $85 per person + gratuity Menu
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    Sean Reilly Sinatra Tribute

    5:00 - 8:00 PM - Hotel Lobby If you like Frank Sinatra, you'll love our resident Swoonatra, Sean Reilly's Tribute to Ol' Blue Eyes. Enjoy food and drink specials as Sean performs a repertoire of songs…
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  • The Crown Tea

    If you fancy having tea like a queen over petite little sandwiches and crumpets then you’re in luck. In honor of Winterthur’s Costuming the Crown Exhibit (March 30, 2019-January 5, 2020), the Green Room…
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  • Comedy Night

    The HOTEL DU PONT is pleased to bring back Comedian Corey Alexander and two other comics with credits from HBO, Comedy Central, and NBC's Last Comic Standing for an evening filled with laughs. An appetizer…
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  • Mother's Day

    Green Room Seatings: 10:30 am, 12:30 pm & 3:00 pm Treat mom to a lavish a la carte brunch in the Green Room. Green Room $85 per person, $45 children 12 & under plus gratuity Menu
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  • Do-Rei-Mi Tea

    Don’t miss this delightful event. Our ‘Maria’ will be singing all your favorite tunes from The Sound of Music as you dine on an array of sweets & savories. As a special treat, before we bid you so…
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  • Father's Day

    Seatings: 10 am to 2 pm For all he's done for you, do something special for Dad this Father's Day. Enjoy all our delicious brunch items and a number of chef- created dishes made fresh especially for…
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  • Restaurant Week

    2 Course Lunch $15

    3 Course Dinner $35

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  • Theatre Night

    Join us in the Green Room prior to the show at The Playhouse on Rodney square for our prix fixe pre-theatre menu. Theatre night specials offered in the Bar and Café as well on Theatre nights. Green…
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  • Father's Day Brunch


    Take good ol’ Dad out for a real Father’s Day Brunch featuring an assortment of selections that will satisfy even the heartiest of appetites. Includes one Dogfish Head specialty beer for each dad.…
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  • COLLEAGUES AND COCKTAILS



    Bring your co-worker and get happy hour pricing.

    6-8 PM LOBBY

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  • WINE FLIGHT NIGHT




    Taste an array of premium wine flights each week.

    6-8 PM LOBBY

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  • COCKTAIL DEMO NIGHT


    Learn to craft cocktails like a pro from a pro!

    6-8 PM LOBBY

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  • Afternoon tea

    Afternoon Tea

    Afternoon Tea, Daily, from 3pm. Reservations required (302)594-3154. Our  Menu this month:  Click Here

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  • Murder Mystery Dinner

    10/26/2019
    Join us at our Scandal at the Speakeasy Murder Mystery Dinner that will simply be ‘to die for’. Enjoy…
  • Frozen Tea

    11/09/2019
    November 9 @ 3 PM Green Room The weather is getting colder, so bring your favorite prince or princess…
  • The Crown Tea

    11/12/2019
    If you fancy having tea like a queen over petite little sandwiches and crumpets then you’re in luck.…
  • Rudolph Tea

    11/23/2019
    Green Room :: 3:30 PM Sip tea and enjoy petite sandwiches, scones and pastries at our tea party in…
  • Green Room Prix Fixe Thanksgiving

    11/28/2019
    Seatings at Noon & 2:30 pm Feast on an elaborate four-course prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner that…
  • Gold Ballroom Thanksgiving Buffet

    11/28/2019
    Seatings at 11 am & 1:30 pm Traditional variety of delicious selections including lobster bisque,…
  • Breakfast with Santa

    11/30/2019
    November 30 9-11:30 am The Green Room Celebrate the holidays by enjoying a festive breakfast buffet…
  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/01/2019
    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday…
  • The Crown Tea

    12/03/2019
    If you fancy having tea like a queen over petite little sandwiches and crumpets then you’re in luck.…
  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/08/2019
    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday…
  • Gingerbread House Decorating Party and Buffet

    12/15/2019
    December 15 10 am-1 pm Gold Ballroom Hosted by our Pastry Chef, you provide a little imagination and…
  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/15/2019
    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday…
  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    12/21/2019
    December 21, 22 & 23 The Green Room A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque,…
  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    12/22/2019
    December 21, 22 & 23 The Green Room A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque,…
  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/22/2019
    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday…
  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    12/23/2019
    December 21, 22 & 23 The Green Room A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque,…
  • Christmas Eve Dinner

    12/24/2019
    December 24 Seatings at 5 pm & 8 pm The Green Room An exquisite 4 course holiday prix fixe menu…
  • Christmas Day Brunch

    12/25/2019
    December 25 The Green Room Seatings at 10:30 am, 1 pm & 3:30 pm Add our delicious brunch to your…
  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/29/2019
    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday…
  • New Year's Eve Party

    12/31/2019
    Ring in the 2020 in style at our New Year’s Eve Party. Feast on a spectacular 5 course dinner with wine…
  • Early New Year's Eve

    12/31/2019
    Celebrate an early New Year’s Eve at Wilmington’s most magnificent hotel. Our dining room will be serving…
  • Murder Mystery Dinner

    10/26/2019

    Join us at our Scandal at the Speakeasy Murder Mystery Dinner that will simply be ‘to die for’. Enjoy a sumptous buffet, witness the drama, and help find the killer.

    $60 per person 21 years of age+

    Reservations: 302.594.3154

  • Frozen Tea

    11/09/2019

    November 9 @ 3 PM

    Green Room

    The weather is getting colder, so bring your favorite prince or princess to an afternoon with Elsa! Tea, sandwiches and winter treats will abound, as well as some hot chocolate to warm the coldest of days. It will be a magical afternoon for the whole family!

    $36 per person; $18 children under 12

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • The Crown Tea

    11/12/2019

    If you fancy having tea like a queen over petite little sandwiches and crumpets then you’re in luck. In honor of Winterthur’s Costuming the Crown Exhibit (March 30, 2019-January 5, 2020), the Green Room will be hosting afternoon tea complete with a sumptuous array of fine teas, an assortment of cakes, pastries, tea sandwiches and, of course, scones all served in the English tradition that would make HRM the Queen proud. Along with tea, guests will receive a cocktail of their choice (Royal Manhattan or Her Majesty’s Pleasure).

    $34 per person plus gratuity

  • Rudolph Tea

    11/23/2019

    Green Room :: 3:30 PM

    Sip tea and enjoy petite sandwiches, scones and pastries at our tea party in the Green Room before or after the performances of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at the Playhouse on Rodney Square.

    $36 per person; $18 children under 12

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • Green Room Prix Fixe Thanksgiving

    11/28/2019

    Seatings at Noon & 2:30 pm

    Feast on an elaborate four-course prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner that includes amuse of jumbo shrimp cocktail, appetizer course to include lobster bisque, mushroom risotto, caesar salad, and smoked salmon, followed by a choice of traditional tom turkey with all the fixings, certified Black Angus filet mignon, filet of Scottish salmon, lobster tail, or vegetables and red quinoa, finished with Chef’s holiday dessert trio.

    $95 per person; $35 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Gold Ballroom Thanksgiving Buffet

    11/28/2019

    Seatings at 11 am & 1:30 pm

    Traditional variety of delicious selections including lobster bisque, shrimp cocktail station, international cheese display, Chef’s assortment of seasonal salads, carved to order roast tom turkey, certified Black Angus filet mignon, filet of salmon, HOTEL DU PONT crab cakes, favorite holiday side dishes and a spectacular holiday dessert buffet.

    $85 per person; $35 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Breakfast with Santa

    11/30/2019

    November 30 9-11:30 am The Green Room

    Celebrate the holidays by enjoying a festive breakfast buffet with Santa! Share your holiday wishes, and don’t forget to bring your camera to take photos with Santa.

    $25 per person; $15 children under 12

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/01/2019

    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

    11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room

    We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday in December featuring a Caesar salad station, pasta station, roast tom turkey, Black Angus filet mignon, omelet station, waffles, french toast, filet of salmon and a childrens buffet for our little guests.

    $55 per person; $29 children under 12 children under 5 free

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • The Crown Tea

    12/03/2019

    If you fancy having tea like a queen over petite little sandwiches and crumpets then you’re in luck. In honor of Winterthur’s Costuming the Crown Exhibit (March 30, 2019-January 5, 2020), the Green Room will be hosting afternoon tea complete with a sumptuous array of fine teas, an assortment of cakes, pastries, tea sandwiches and, of course, scones all served in the English tradition that would make HRM the Queen proud. Along with tea, guests will receive a cocktail of their choice (Royal Manhattan or Her Majesty’s Pleasure).

    $34 per person plus gratuity

  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/08/2019

    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

    11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room

    We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday in December featuring a Caesar salad station, pasta station, roast tom turkey, Black Angus filet mignon, omelet station, waffles, french toast, filet of salmon and a childrens buffet for our little guests.

    $55 per person; $29 children under 12 children under 5 free

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • Gingerbread House Decorating Party and Buffet

    12/15/2019

    December 15

    10 am-1 pm

    Gold Ballroom Hosted by our Pastry Chef, you provide a little imagination and we’ll take care of the fully assembled gingerbread house, tons of frosting, and all the candy you’ll need for the sweet house of your dreams. Work as a family, a couple or on your own. Adult assistance suggested for children under 8. Max 4 per house.

    $75 per house including a light brunch for up to 4 guests

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/15/2019

    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

    11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room

    We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday in December featuring a Caesar salad station, pasta station, roast tom turkey, Black Angus filet mignon, omelet station, waffles, french toast, filet of salmon and a childrens buffet for our little guests.

    $55 per person; $29 children under 12 children under 5 free

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    12/21/2019

    December 21, 22 & 23

    The Green Room

    A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque, crab cakes, smoked salmon, composed salads, and entrées include certified Black Angus filet mignon, filet of salmon, Pekin duck breast, red quinoa and vegetables and a spectacular holiday dessert.

    $70 per person; $35 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    12/22/2019

    December 21, 22 & 23

    The Green Room

    A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque, crab cakes, smoked salmon, composed salads, and entrées include certified Black Angus filet mignon, filet of salmon, Pekin duck breast, red quinoa and vegetables and a spectacular holiday dessert.

    $70 per person; $35 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/22/2019

    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

    11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room

    We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday in December featuring a Caesar salad station, pasta station, roast tom turkey, Black Angus filet mignon, omelet station, waffles, french toast, filet of salmon and a childrens buffet for our little guests.

    $55 per person; $29 children under 12 children under 5 free

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • Avant Holiday Dinners

    12/23/2019

    December 21, 22 & 23

    The Green Room

    A festive 4 course holiday menu to include lobster bisque, crab cakes, smoked salmon, composed salads, and entrées include certified Black Angus filet mignon, filet of salmon, Pekin duck breast, red quinoa and vegetables and a spectacular holiday dessert.

    $70 per person; $35 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Christmas Eve Dinner

    12/24/2019

    December 24

    Seatings at 5 pm & 8 pm

    The Green Room

    An exquisite 4 course holiday prix fixe menu featuring lobster bisque, Kennett Square mushroom risotto, raw oysters, certified Black Angus filet mignon, filet of salmon, Pekin duck breast, lobster tail, quinoa and vegetables and a spectacular holiday dessert by Chef Leah.

    $85 per person; $35 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Christmas Day Brunch

    12/25/2019

    December 25

    The Green Room

    Seatings at 10:30 am, 1 pm & 3:30 pm

    Add our delicious brunch to your Christmas Day celebration. Menu to include breakfast breads and pastries, Caesar salad station, shrimp station, oyster bar, clams casino, oysters Rockefeller, filet mignon, omelet station, crab cakes, eggs benedict, Belgian waffles, cinnamon cream cheese stuffed french toast, and dessert display.

    $95 per person; $48 children under 12; children under 5 free

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Sunday Holiday Brunch

    12/29/2019

    Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

    11 am - 2 pm :: The Green Room

    We will be serving holiday brunch every Sunday in December featuring a Caesar salad station, pasta station, roast tom turkey, Black Angus filet mignon, omelet station, waffles, french toast, filet of salmon and a childrens buffet for our little guests.

    $55 per person; $29 children under 12 children under 5 free

    Call 800.338.3404 or 302.594.3154

  • New Year's Eve Party

    12/31/2019

    Ring in the 2020 in style at our New Year’s Eve Party. Feast on a spectacular 5 course dinner with wine pairings in the Green Room at 8 pm followed by a live band, Red Alert, dancing, festive party favors and a champagne toast at midnight.

    $190 Per Person; $350 Per Couple 21+ years of age

    Reservations: 302-594-3154

  • Early New Year's Eve

    12/31/2019

    Celebrate an early New Year’s Eve at Wilmington’s most magnificent hotel. Our dining room will be serving a three-course dinner in the Green Room at 5:30 pm. Glass of bubbly included.

    $85 Per Person

    Reservations: 302-594-3154