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

  • 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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  • Martini

    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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    Veuve Clicquot Wine Dinner

    09/26/2019
    Founded in 1772, Veuve Clicquot’s motto is “one quality, the finest.” Join us for a special TasteMaker…
  • 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…
  • 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.…
  • 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.…
  • Veuve Clicquot Wine Dinner

    09/26/2019

    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 event, inspired by Veuve Clicquot’s deep French heritage. It’s a champagne pairing experience sure to make for a sparkling night out.

    Reservations: 302.594.3154

    Menu

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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