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|Traffic Alerts and Info: Memorial Day through Labor Day avoid travel on mid mornings or early afternoons on Saturdays as this is "Moving In Day" for weekly renters, and traffic is usually very heavy. If you must travel on Saturday, be in the downtown parking areas by 9:00am. Avoid leaving Rehoboth Beach late Sunday afternoons, as well as early Monday mornings. On rainy days, Route 1 is very congested due to outlet shoppers. Be sure to exercise caution and patience during your travels on Route 1 as there are many last minute lane changes and turns made. For a live traffic update: Listen to 1380AM on your radio or go to www.deldot.gov/information/travel_advisory. Live beach traffic cameras: click here.|
|It's a Law!!! No texting or talking on cell phone unless a Blue-tooth device is used. Must have "hands free".|
|No Smoking on beach in Rehoboth Beach
Smoking will be banned on the beach in Rehoboth Beach (except for designated areas), the boardwalk and public areas adjacent to it...the Bandstand. There is a $25 fine for not complying. Goes into effect May 15, 2014.
A system for pay-by-phone parking is coming to Rehoboth Beach in 2012. Drivers will be able to pay for parking with a credit card by dialing a phone number or using a smart-phone application. This new system will replace the credit card system now in place on the first two blocks of Rehoboth Avenue. This will not eliminate the ability to pay for parking with quarters. For more information about pay-by-phone parking, visit www.parkmobile.com.
|Parents Magazine Names Rehoboth Beach one of Top Ten Family Friendly Beaches
In the June 2013 Parents Magazine, Rehoboth Beach was named as one of the 10 best beach towns for families. To read the article, click here.
|Free Admission Policy Initiated for Visitors to Rehoboth Beach Museum
Admission to the Rehoboth Beach Museum at 511 Rehoboth Avenue will be free for all visitors, effective immediately, under a new policy announced today by the museum. Museum Director Nancy Alexander said, “We want to encourage more vacationers and residents alike to make visiting - and revisiting - the museum a must-do activity when they are downtown, and we think a no-charge admission policy will help achieve that goal”. Summer hours for the Rehoboth Beach Museum are Monday-Friday, 10 am to 4 pm, and Saturday and Sunday, 11 am to 3 pm. Starting November 1, the museum will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Monday, Thursday and Friday- hours will be 10am-4pm and Saturday and Sunday-11am-3pm. Click here for more information.
|Rehoboth Beach Film Society Seeks Artwork
The Rehoboth Beach Film Society is seeking original art submissions to be adapted for the 2014 Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival’s artwork. The selected submission will become the theme for designing the Film Festival’s poster, program, t-shirt, and other promotional materials. Submissions must be new, original, and created with film and coastal Delaware in mind.The selected artist will receive tremendous visibility by having his/her work featured in numerous marketing applications. Several thousand Festival programs will be printed with the chosen artwork on the cover and an interior page devoted to a biography and photo of the selected artist. In addition, more than a thousand copies of the Festival poster, featuring the artwork, will be displayed in businesses throughout Sussex County. The artwork will also be posted on the Film Society’s website with a link to the selected artist’s website. The selected artwork will be auctioned at the Festival in November 2014 with proceeds to benefit the Rehoboth Beach Film Society.
Artists interested in making a submission, can visit the Film Society Website for criteria, http://www.rehobothfilm.com/festival_artwork_guidelines.html, or call the Film Society office, (302) 645-9095. Each year the Film Society tries to select a novel artistic concept for the Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival. Interested artists should visit the Poster Archives page of the RBFS website to review designs of previous years so each submission can represent a fresh face.The deadline for submissions is 4:45 pm on March 14, 2014.
Rehoboth Beach Museum presents Delaware Beach Life Magazine 2013 Photography Contest Winning Photographs
Rehoboth Beach Museum Hosts Fourth Annual Needlework Exhibit
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The Lewes Historical Society is seeking applicants for its 2014 summer internship program.
|The Lewes Historical Society is proud to present Lewes History, Volume XVI
"The Editorial Board is very pleased to present six well-researched, informative articles about Lewes in the redesigned journal," said Midge Yearley, editor-in-chief. "They cover a broad range of topics from descriptions of Delaware Bay’s early charts and of the 14 historic piers along the town’s coastline to chronicles of political conflicts over the old Sussex County Courthouse in Lewes and of a sensational 17th century trial that took place in it to the back-story of a Civil War sword in the Society’s collection." Members of The Lewes Historical Society are welcome to one complimentary copy of Lewes History. Copies are available for pick-up at the Ryves Holt House Museum Shop on the corner of Second and Mulberry Streets in historic Lewes. Current hours of operation are Friday-Monday 11:00am–4:00pm. Members who are unable to go by the Museum Gift Shop by early February will be mailed a copy. Lewes History can also be purchased by the general public for just $5.00 each at the Ryves Holt House Museum Shop, online at www.HistoricLewes.org, and at the Lewes Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Center on Kings Highway in Lewes. Reference copies are available in the Library of The Lewes Historical Society. If you love Lewes, you will love this critically acclaimed publication.
|Yesteryears Photographic Emporium's Photographers Win Awards
Kamila Bikbulatova, Bryant Bredbenner and Kate Gooding were recognized at the 2013 Antique and Amusement Photographers International Photo Contest held in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 8. Bikbulatova, Bredbenner and Gooding received a total of 4 awards at the event.
|Rehoboth Beach Recognized as one of Top East Coast Beaches by FlipKey.com
FlipKey.com is the vacation rental company of leading travel website TripAdvisor. To read about this honor click here.
|Rehoboth Beach recognized as one of "Top 20 Best Vacation Destinations" for the summer
Frommer's has named Rehoboth Beach as one of the country's "20 Best Vacation Destinations" for the summer due to an abundance of family-friendly events during the summer, seafood, lovely sunsets and outdoor recreation opportunities. To read the article, please click here.
|Rehoboth Beach after Replenishment
To see what our beaches look like now, click here.
Rehoboth Beach Chosen As One of the Top 10 Bike Friendly States
|Delaware Beaches Get Five Star Rating
Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach have been rated as Super Star Beaches by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The NRDC rates for swimming water quality and for following best practices such as testing water quality more than once a week and postings advisories and closings both online and on the beach. To read the complete report visit NRDC's website. 2012.
|Travel site ranks Rehoboth among top 10 U.S. Boardwalks
Shermans Travel.com, a leading travel Web site, recently named Rehoboth Beach one of the ten best American boardwalks. Editors surveyed the nation from coast to coast, and based their picks on criteria such as amusements, food, activities, live entertainment, people watching, and history.
|Rehoboth expands parking for disabled.
The Board of Commissioners voted to list the new parking spots in its code at a July 16, 2010, meeting. The new locations in Rehoboth Beach are: Two at Dos Locos Restaurant, Two at Nicola Pizza, Two at the Greene Turtle, Four in the ocean block of Maryland Avenue, One at Grenoble Place, and One at Baltimore Avenue. The city has also been working to make the corners of intersections accessible, as well.
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