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With a population of 1,193, Bellefonte is a small town of just 115 acres, but still has plenty of heart. Whether you are just visiting or are becoming a resident and want to know more about this little town, here are some points of interest in Bellefonte, Delaware.
Bellefonte Art Festival
Location: 803 Brandywine Boulevard
The Bellefonte Art Festival is your one-stop for all the festivities and traditions of Bellefonte you could possibly need. Join the town in festivities, fun, and food while strolling around the street. Walk along Brandywine Boulevard and tour more than 50 different art booths and community vendors. You won’t want to miss out on all the different foods to choose from at their food court and food trucks! There’ll be attractions for the entire family with a beer tent, live music the entire day, as well as a Kid’s Corner with face painting, a Teddy Bear Tea Party, and much, much more. Don’t worry about parking either as there is plenty of free parking around the streets and at Mt. Pleasant Elementary School. If you are looking for an event for the entire family then look no further on May 15th every year!
Location: 804 Brandywine Blvd
Well regarded among locals for its food and scenery, Bellefonte Cafe is the perfect place to calm down and enjoy the warm food. Locals visit the cafe for its intimate, cozy setting and artistic, funky vibe. Breathe in the fresh air on the patio, and appreciate live music while you’re there. The food tastes home-cooked, and great bands playing will give you a welcome feeling and make you want to stay even after you’ve already paid the bill. Bellefonte Cafe is situated in a single-family home which makes the setting that much more intimate and welcome. While you’re there, you’ll feel like you have just entered your family’s dining room and are there to join the dinner.
While you’re in Bellefonte, you’ll be able to truly experience the feeling of living in a small town. With so many small businesses and restaurants, you’re bound to find your next favorite store or cafe just around the corner. While your there make sure to visit around and see all you can in this little town. Other towns such as Wilmington, or Claymont aren’t that far off either and while they may lack the small-town feeling of Bellefonte, they have many other characteristics about them that’ll make you wish you never had to leave.