October at Odessa: Spooky Tales, Archeology and More!

October Programs at Historic Odessa

Odessa Brewfest

Shakespeare/Poe: A Night of Readings From the Dark Side

The Delaware Shakespeare Festival returns to a world of specters and spirits this October with two performances of “Shakespeare/Poe: A Night of Readings from the Dark Side” at Historic Odessa's Stone Stable. Read More »

When: Friday, Oct. 16 and Oct. 23, 7pm. 
Tickets: $18.50 and can be purchased at www.delshakes.org
Information: Call 302-415-3374

Workshop: From Hearth to Table

Enjoy the hearthside bounty of fall at a special hearth cooking class and luncheon hosted by costumed interpreters at the historic Collins-Sharp House. Using 18th century cooking techniques, tools and recipes, we will create and enjoy a meal that recaptures the flavor of Odessa’s colonial past. Read More »

When: Saturday, Oct. 17 9am-2pm
Where: Collins-Sharp House
Registration: Contact Jennifer at 302-378-4119. Cost $100; members $75.

Lecture: New Archeological Research for the Corbit Tannery

This presentation outlines the results of an archeological research project conducted during the past 3 years by John Bansch, Coordinator of Archeology Projects at Historic Odessa. Read More »

When: Friday, Oct. 23 1-3pm
Where: Historic Odessa Foundation
Information: Contact Jennifer at 302-378-4119

FREE: Halloween Event

Come to a fun Halloween event in historic Odessa, Oct. 25 from 2 to 4pm. Parade through the garden, bring a carved pumpkin for the contest and age-appropriate crafts will be held in the Wilson-Warner Stable. Read More »


Save The Date...

Nov 1 - Exhibit: Holiday Highlights from Christmas Past

Nov 13 to Dec. 31 - Holiday Exhibit: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland