Centreville, Delaware  EST. 1750

Welcome to Centreville, an 18th Century Delaware Village listed in the National Register of Historic Places and surrounded by superb Country Estates, world-renowned Museums and the beautiful Brandywine Valley. Antiques and Art abound, displayed in the buildings that once served the needs of farmers, drovers and millers. Whether you are driving the scenic Kennett Pike or bicycling our Greenway, Centreville's charm will capture your heart.

Winterthur Museum, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Burrows Run Preserve, Flint Woods and Coverdale Farm are our neighbors. Brandywine Creek State Park, Longwood Gardens, Hagley Museum, Delaware Museum of Art, Brandywine Battle Field and Brandywine River Museum are all within five miles of the Village.


2017 Winter Stroll

Centreville kick starts the holiday season with Santa Claus, tree decorating and business specials

CENTREVILLE, DE—The Centreville Civic Association (CCA) presents the first annual “Winter Stroll” event Saturday, November 25th from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event coincides with Small Business Saturday and is intended to showcase area businesses while providing family friendly entertainment for area families and visitors alike.

“Centreville is home to many thriving small businesses that you may not know of simply because they’re tucked away in the village,” said CCA president Gene Truono. “The Winter Stroll is a great way to discover and get to know these businesses while enjoying what the community has to offer.”  

All participating businesses will be marked with storefront signage and are within walking distance in the village. Parking is free. While events begin at 11:30, merchants open at 10 a.m.


Canby Park Events:

Santa Claus and Surprises: Beginning at 11:30 a.m.

Children’s Christmas Tree Decorating

Christmas Carolers and Village Sing:  1:30 -2:30 p.m.

Refreshments for all the Family

Event Sponsors:

MacElree Harvey, Ltd.

Centreville Veterinary Hospital

Participating merchants: Hardcastle Gallery, Ooh La La, The Beehive, Crystal's Vintage & Costume Jewelry, Grooves And Tubes, FOUND Antiques and Decorative Furnishings, Wild Thyme, Collier’s of Centreville and Garrison’s Cyclery.

Sponsor Spotlight: Financial House

The Financial House (Centreville, DE) has generously donated $500 toward spring and summer activities in the park, which include concerts, children’s activities and more. This level of donation is considered “Gold Sponsor,” and is very much appreciated by the Centreville Civic Association (CCA) and the community.

If you or your business would like to sponsor activities or programs for the village of Centreville, please refer to our donations page, or contact CCA President Gene Truono at

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