Saturday Before the Season - Georgetown

Saturday Before the Season - Georgetown

Village Shoppes

The Village Shoppes event at Delaware Tech’s Owens Campus in Georgetown, held each year on a Saturday before Thanksgiving, offers an opportunity to shop a wide variety of local stores and boutiques and dine at Sussex County restaurants set up in three buildings on campus from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Admission is free for this “shop local” event.

Fashion Show

The eighth annual Fashion Show on Saturday, November 14 from 3 – 5 p.m. features a New York style runway with local models showcasing the very latest casual and elegant fashions from boutiques all over Sussex County. Tickets are $35 and include champagne, wine, chocolates, and cheese, as well as a silent auction. This year a special feature of the show will be a display of “The Red Dresses,” a collection of designer gowns that have been worn by celebrities at various fashion events. Proceeds from the Fashion Show support study abroad scholarships for Delaware Tech students, as well as global understanding workshops for students and the community.

Vacation Raffle

Spend President’s Day Weekend 2016 at the Lakeside Terrace in Avon, Colorado near the beautiful Beaver Creek Ski Resort. This weeklong stay in a spacious two-bedroom, two-bath villa (accommodates four to six people) is during one of the prime weeks during ski season. Enjoy spectacular mountain vistas and explore over 6,000 acres of Colorado Rockies while making memories at this great resort. A week’s stay at this property during President’s Day weekend is valued at $4,000. The winner also receives a $500 stipend to use for travel or recreation expenses.

Loyalty Discount Card

Purchasing the Village Shoppes Loyalty Discount card entitles you to a wide variety of discounts at stores and restaurants throughout Sussex County. The discount card costs $25 and supports international education at Delaware Tech. Although you can use the discount card to receive discounts for one year from the time of purchase, the Village Shoppes shopping venue on Delaware Tech’s Georgetown Campus on Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. is a unique opportunity to receive discounts all day long at stores and restaurants. Every merchant at the event will be offering discounts to card holders.