DE Turf Sports Complex is the largest all synthetic turf complex in the mid-Atlantic. This premiere facility boasts 12 turf fields, perfect for soccer, field hockey, lacrosse, and more. Five of DE Turf’s fields are fully lit to allow teams to play at night. The complex’s biggest field is the site of a championship stadium, set up with enough seats to hold 700 spectators. DE Turf Sports Complex also provides free Wi-Fi throughout its grounds. This amenity is quite useful since you can research places to visit after the game. Fortunately for you, there are many attractions around DE Turf Sports Complex that will interest your team.

Things to Do

Bowers Beach

Bowers Beach, located only 10 minutes away from DE Turf Sports Complex, is the spot for a relaxing beach day getaway. Work on your tan or walk the pristine sandy beaches. When it starts to get a little too warm, the Atlantic Ocean is right there waiting for you. Dubbed “Delaware’s secret”, Bowers Beach is one of those places that you must visit while you’re playing at DE Turf Sports Complex. If you don’t live near the coast, than you especially need to visit Bowers Beach since it’s so close. Even if you do live near a beach, you most likely don’t live 10 minutes away from it. This will be the least stressful beach excursion ever. Don’t miss out on this wonderful seashore when you’re in the Frederica area. Bowers Beach Rd, Frederica, DE 19946

DuPont Nature Center

A small, but informative nature center along the coast, DuPont Nature Center is an enriching attraction that will fascinate all. From the center, you will be able to look out onto the beach and onwards to the ocean. There are also wetlands in the vicinity, which are full of animal life. If you’re lucky you may see a heron or other bird species. Within the nature center itself, you will find fish, terrapins, and shellfish. DuPont even allows you to pet and hold some of their animals like the horseshoe crab and turtle. The staff is knowledgeable on all of the animals in the center and the surrounding habitats. Feel free to ask any questions that might cross your mind. Your team will be captivated by these animals and leave with a new found love for the ocean after they visit DuPont Nature Center. 2992 Lighthouse Rd, Milford, DE 19963

Milford Bowling Lanes

Down the road from DE Turf Sports Complex sits Milford Bowling Lanes. This 32 lane bowling alley certainly has all the space needed to hold your team. Buy a few games and get your shoe rentals for low prices and hit the lanes. Milford Bowling’s scoring system will take care of all the scoring. All you have to do is focus on getting a strike. There is also a video game room that you can play in while you’re waiting for your turn, so the fun never has to stop. When your team inevitably starts to get hungry, they can head over to the snack bar for some food and beverages. Milford Bowling Lanes brings the fun, frame after frame. 809 Dupont Blvd, Milford, DE 19963

DelMarVa Popcorn & Nut Co.

Think you’ve seen every kind of popcorn? Well think again. At DelMarVa Popcorn & Nut Co., they think outside the box with their popcorn flavors. They do make classics like buttered, caramel corn, and kettle corn, but that’s only the tip of the iceberg. DelMarVa goes where no popcorn company has gone before. There, you will find savory flavors like BBQ, bacon, pizza, chipotle, and sweet ginger garlic. These are only some of the many salty flavors they have. A few highlights out of their sweet flavors are birthday cake, strawberry, and grape. If you like popcorn, then you need to stop by DelMarVa Popcorn & Nut Co. for some one of a kind flavors to munch on during the rest of your trip. 1001 N Walnut St, Milford, DE 19963

Killens Pond Water Park

Escape a hot day and cool off at Killens Pond Water Park. There’s no better place to go after playing a long game. Killens Pond Water Park will reinvigorate your team and have them playing around with the water in a heartbeat. Slide down Killen’s four 54 foot slides. Two of which are high speed slides that plunge you right into the pool. The other two are spiral slides that may be a little gentler in terms of speed, but are tunneled, so you don’t quite know when you’re going to hit the water.

Killens also has a mushroom fountain play area and floating lily pad walk for younger and older kids alike. Take a break from the pool and play a game or two of volleyball on the sand court. Once you work up a sweat, the pool is only a few steps away. Shaded picnic areas and a concessions stand can also be found at Killens Pond Water Park. 5025 Killens Pond Rd, Felton, DE 19943

Dover Mall

Only about 20 minutes away from DE Turf Sports Complex, Dover Mall is easily accessible to get to. The mall is an easy place to take your team because of the variety of things to do. This one floor mall has over 80 stores for you and your team to browse, with a diverse food selection for all preferences. Game Box Arcade is a cool place to check out for those who enjoy playing video games. You can also go see a movie and grab dinner at the AMC Dover 14. Dover Mall has something for everyone. This shopping mall will entertain your entire team for a few hours while you try and catch your breath from chaperoning so many kids. 1365 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901

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Places to Eat

Meding’s Seafood

Right across the street from DE Turf Sports Complex, Meding’s Seafood is a hot spot for those who enjoy seafood. This family owned and operated fresh seafood restaurant cooks up delicious seafood dishes and sandwiches for very affordable prices. They serve various kinds of shellfish like clams, oysters, and crab. They also have a solid list of delicious sandwiches that your team won’t be able to resist. Meding’s also provides a larger than average kid’s menu, stocked with favorites like fish and chips, burgers, mac and cheese, and more. 3697 Bay Rd, Milford, DE 19963

Dolce Bakery


Dolce Bakery is the place to go when you’re looking for some breakfast. They bake the most delectable croissants and turnovers around. Some of which are even filled with ham, bacon, cheese, and more, making these not only a pastry, but a filling breakfast sandwich. They also have a few different bagels for those who would rather go a little simpler with their breakfast. Dolce even bakes their own cheesecake! Coffee, espresso, lattes, and other coffee drinks are also served there. 36 N Walnut St, Milford, DE 19963

Frederica Pizza & Pasta House

A classic choice for lunch or dinner, Frederica Pizza & Pasta House is a definite hit with the team. As you can ascertain from the name, the restaurant specializes in pizza, and they sure have a lot of different kinds. You can order up something as simple as a plain pie or as decadent as chicken primavera pizza. Frederica Pizza & Pasta House also has a great selection of pastas, cheesesteaks and other hot sandwiches, cold sandwiches, wings, and more. No one will go hungry at Frederica Pizza & Pasta House. 1491 Frederica Rd, Frederica, DE 19946

La Tonalteca

Are you in the mood for some Mexican cuisine while you’re at DE Turf Sports Complex? Fortunately, you won’t have far to go. Visit La Tonalteca to satisfy your cravings. La Tonalteca has a hefty menu with many kinds of meals. They have the classics like quesadillas, burritos, tacos, and fajitas for low prices. La Tonalteca cooks up more than those options though. They have numerous chicken, steak, and seafood dishes as well. If you have any kids who are a little more on the picky side, they can order off of the kid’s menu where they will be sure to find something appealing to them.  654 N Dupont Blvd Milford DE 19963

There are plenty of attractions to keep your team busy whenever they aren’t playing at DE Turf Sports Complex. Take advantage of the fact that your team will be playing a tournament so close to the beach and schedule a beach day for everyone. Besides the beach, you will have several other things to do within a few minutes of the complex.