The Port Penn Area Historical Society
would like to recognize and thank our Corporate Sponsors
for their generous support of the our events and programs.
Click on a logo to be connected to a sponsor's website.
$2,000 to $3,000
Delaware Humanities provides educational
outreach, special projects, and funding opportunities to
bring Delawareans together. We connect cultural, educational,
and civic institutions statewide to provide public events
that enhance our understanding of who we are, where we’ve
been, and where we are going as individuals, communities,
and citizens of Delaware.
These programs are partially funded
by a grant from the Delaware Humanities, a state program
of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Delaware City Refining Company LLC
PBF Energy (“PBF”) is one of the
largest independent petroleum refiners and suppliers of
unbranded transportation fuels, heating oil, petrochemical
feedstocks, lubricants and other petroleum products in the
United States. PBF currently owns and operates three domestic
oil refineries and related assets, which were acquired in
2010 and 2011.
PBF and their employees give back
to the community in many ways, from fundraisers to dedicating
their time and energy to several charitable organizations,
and volunteering within the communities where we operate.
PBF and its affiliates are proud
to support organizations that work to strengthen our communities
and look for projects and initiatives that keep them healthy,
diverse, and vibrant and also promote well-being.
$1,000 to $1,999
The Thousand Acre
Thousand Acre Farm is a proud member
of the Delaware Agritourism Association. Guests can also
enjoy a hay ride around at the farm in our quaint wagon.
Avid hunters can take advantage of the surrounding marshes
by scheduling a waterfowl hunted, we offer a special bachelor
party waterfowl hunt package to our guests, that would include
a wild game dinner in the barn and a waterfowl hunting at
our farm, ask for details. We also have large walk in duck
blinds and field pits with heat for older guests.
With sweeping waterfront views and
a convenient location, Thousand Acre Farm is the ideal place
for any special occasion. 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. The panoramic views establish the perfect
backdrop, particularly for your wedding or event and photos.
Sunsets are unparalleled against the backdrop of the water,
the farmland and views of the Reedy Point Bridge and the
custom-built barn. Thousand Acre Farm is the only barn in
the area that has running water bathrooms and heat and air
conditioning to make your wedding or event comfortable.
Delaware Division of
The Delaware Division of the Arts,
a branch of the Delaware Department of State, is dedicated
to cultivating and supporting the arts to enhance the quality
of life for all Delawareans. Together with its advisory
body, the Delaware State Arts Council, the Division administers
grants and programs that support arts programming, educate
the public, increase awareness of the arts, and integrate
the arts into all facets of Delaware life.
These programs are supported, in
part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts,
a state agency in partnership with the National Endowment
for the Arts.
The Bailey Charitable Foundation
First State Tents
First State Tents is a family owned
business since 1989. Proudly located and serving, Port Penn,
Middletown Area, as well as New Castle County. We have serviced
family events and local business such as Delmarva Power,
The Peach Festival, Delaware City Days, Bank of America,
Flight Saftey Appoquinimink School District, Port Penn Historical
Society, Veteran's Hospital, The State of Delaware, Boys &
Girls Club, American Cancer Society, Navient, Napa, Middletown
Farmers Market, JDRF, Summit Aviation and many more. We
have tents and supplies for your needs.
City of Delaware City
Delaware City is a quaint riverfront
community proud of its rich history and excited about the
future. Located on the Delaware River in New Castle County,
Delaware, Delaware City is the gateway to many natural and
historic treasures, such as the Delaware Estuary marshes,
the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal, Fort Delaware and Fort
Visitors are welcome to enjoy the town’s restaurants and
shops and to stroll through the Historic District, which
has over 200 structures featuring architectural styles spanning
the 19th and early 20th centuries. For the recreation minded,
the Delaware City area is popular with bird watchers, bicyclists,
kayakers, canoeists, and hikers.
Delaware State Parks
The Division of Parks and Recreation
operates and maintains 16 state parks and related preserves
and greenways throughout Delaware. The state's land protection
programs, as well as the state's Greenways program, are
administered by the Division. The Division is also responsible
for providing recreational opportunities and educational
and interpretive programs for the public. Other responsibilities
·Acquiring and developing recreational lands & facilities
·Providing for the protection of natural areas
·Overseeing & planning for statewide recreational needs
The Division of Parks and Recreation is part of the Delaware
Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.
The Cutting Edge of Delaware
At The Cutting Edge of Delaware you'll
find a team dedicated to providing outstanding lawn and
landscaping services in Delaware and parts of Pennsylvania,
New Jersey and Maryland. We have over 20 years of experience
meeting and exceeding our customer's expectations.
We specialize in providing a full
range of commercial loan and deposit products to small-
and mid-sized businesses. Our team of seasoned commercial
lenders can provide competitive and flexible lending arrangements
customized to fit your business’ financing needs. Our team
is only a phone call away to meet with you and begin working
towards your commercial loan or deposit request.
Casual home-town tavern known for their crab cakes,
steamed crabs, and Wednesday Shrimp Night.
Volunteer Fire Company
For 50 years we have been proud to
serve the town of Port Penn and surrounding areas.
Delaware City Volunteer Fire Company