Delhi150 Celebrations

Delhi 150 Celebrations

Presented by
Dover Foundation

Delhi Fun-Run

Saturday, September 23


Celebrate Norfolk's 150 with 5km Run/Walk through downtown Delhi! Participants will complete six different activities/obstacles of local significance throughout the race. After completing an activity, each participant will receive a puzzle piece. By the end of the run participants will have a total of six pieces collected to assemble the Delhi 150 souvenir puzzle, which they get to keep.

Obstacle 1: Stringing Tobacco at E&E McLaughlin Ltd.
Obstacle 2: Cheese Role at The Second MOUSE Cheesetique
Obstacle 3: Pioneer Stilt Race at Delhi Tobacco Museum & Heritage Centre
Obstacle 4: Delhi Fire Department Fire Safety at Delhi Public School
Obstacle 5: Quilt Paint at Bethesda Baptist Church
Obstacle 6: Trivia at Delhi Long Term Care Centre

Fun Run registration is $10. Participants are welcome to compete individually or in groups. Each $10 registration fee comes with ONE race kit, which includes a Norfolk 150 Passport, water, and puzzle prize. Kids under the age of 12 are free and do not need to register in advance UNLESS they want a race kit.

Map of Stops Online Registration


Farm tours at Wholesome Pickins

Saturday, September 23


Tour a working tobacco farm, learn about farm operations, shop for high-quality local produce, and sample fresh baked goods at one of Norfolk County’s top agricultural tourism destinations.


Pickup Soccer at the Delhi Soccer Field

Saturday, September 23


Hosted by the Delhi Soccer Club, and includes a refreshment area, as well as the starting and finish lines for the fun run.


Live music at the Delhi Soccer Field

Saturday, September 23

Five local bands, and a fireworks exhibition.

5:30 - 6:45 Old Cut Band
7:00 - 7:45 Dan Walsh
8:00 - 9:00 ROUTE 6 The band, Port Dover
9:00 - 9:20 FIREWORKS
9:20 - 10:30 The Jesse Murphy Trio
10:45 - 12:30 Crown The Lion