The votes are in and Dogfish Head's Milton, DE brewery tours have been named one of Travelocity's "Local Secrets, Big Finds" for 2007. What does this mean, you ask? It means the free tours have been voted one of the most authentic, truly local spots in North America!
How'd we earn this great honor? More than 10,000 nominations poured in from Travelocity members around North America challenging Travelocity's editorial team to search for the best of the best local finds in each state. "Local Secrets, Big Finds" showcases hidden gems across the country that tourists often overlook but are the very places where the locals go.
"Our expansive collection of local secrets is one of the most valuable tools for travelers in search of authentic local flair or unique charm," Amy Ziff, Travelocity editor-at-large, said, adding that both locals and visitors can use the list to find wonders in their hometown or vacation destination. "This list has been created by travelers for travelers, and we are proud to have selected Dogfish Head Brewery Tours as one of our big finds for 2007."
"We are so proud that Travelocity users consider our brewery tour to be one of the greatest hidden gems in the entire state of Delaware," says Fred Mazzeo, Dogfish Head's Tour Guide. "Dogfish Head is in good company, adds Mazzeo, "the four other "Local Secrets, Big Finds" in Delaware include, Punkin Chunkin (Millsboro, DE... which is the namesake for our very popular Punkin Ale), Bennett Orchards (Frankford, DE), the Bud & Bug Festival (Milford, DE), and Washington Street Alehouse (where they sell lots of Dogfish!).
Dogfish Head's free Brewery Tours are offered every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 3:00pm year-round and Saturdays at 3:00pm through the summer season. Please wear closed-toe shoes for your tour through the brewery.
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