Mosaic's "Second Saturday" Art Walk. Mosaic was founded in 2008 to promote a heightened awareness of the emerging Rehoboth Beach art scene. The goal: promote art, unite galleries, and support artists. The group hosts a free art walk in downtown Rehoboth Beach every second Saturday of the month. Please click here for more information.
Located at 11 Christian Street, Rehoboth Beach. Offering numerous activities: crafts, exercise & dance classes, wood carving, games, knitting & quilting, art classes, bus trips....For more information about the Center and the many activities offered, call 302-227-2055 or click here.
The Museum is located near the Visitors' Center at 511 Rehoboth Avenue just west of the circle on the banks of the canal. Cruisin'-an exhibit of vintage bikes, pedal cars and toys on wheels will run from May 24, 2014 - March 2015. For more information, please call 302-227-7310 or visit www.rehobothbeachmuseum.org.
Offering many "Series" throughtout the year-Another Take, Around the World, Cinema & Art, Delmarva Roots, Monthly Screenings, Read a Movie, special Film Screenings.... AND in the summer-Cinema by the Canal and Cinema by the Surf. For a complete list and description of each series, visit www.rehobothfilm.com or call 302-645-9095.
10am, Tunnell Cancer Center is 18947 John J Williams Hwy, Rehoboth Beach. Being well through your breast cancer journey is a free class open to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their loved ones. Join us to learn more about: breast cancer, financial issues, your diagnosis and treatment, available support programs and other available resources.This class is held the 4th Wednesday of the month at Tunnell at 10am. Please call Connie to register at 302-644-6844.
7pm at the park in Milton. In case of inclement weather, concerts will be held at the Milton Fire Department. The concerts offer a wide variety of music from the sounds of the beach, big band, a little country, Irish folk, blue-eyed soul, and good ol' rock and roll. For a complete schedule: www.historicmilton.com/events.html or call 302-684-1101. May-September
Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes. Join a park naturalist for an overview of these marine mammals, and then search for them from our shore overlook. For children 7 and up-children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Limited to 20. Pre-registration is required. Call 302-645-6852 for info and to pre-register.
Search for Ghost Crabs at the Delaware Seashore Park. Recommended for ages 7 and up. Children must be accompanied by and adult. Bring a flashlight. Limited to 20. Pre-registration is required. Seaside Nature Center, Cape Henlopen State Park. Call 645-6852 to pre-register.
Leaving the dock at Indian River Marina. Seating is limited and pre-registration is strongly recommended. Estuarine Ecology Boat Tour and Rehoboth Bay Sightseeing Boat Tour, Call 302-227-6991 for information and reservations.
In Lewes, 7pm. Bring blanket or lawn chair. In event of rain, call 302-645-2733 for an alternate location. Different venues each week. May-September
Through Labor Day, at Dewey Beach Life Saving Station, Dagsworthy Street, Dewey Beach. Movie Nights: Mondays, (June 16 -August 25 ) 8:30pm. Bonfires: Wednesdays, (June 18 -August 27 ) 7:30-11pm. For more information call the Rehoboth-Dewey Chamber of Commerce, 302-227-6446. How to get there: www.jollytrolley.com.
The Lewes Historical Society is home of the Lewes Vintage Base Ball Club, a vintage ball club participating in the Mid-Atlantic Vintage Base Ball League and a member of the Vintage Base Ball Association. Home matches are at the University of Delaware Lewes campus near the Virden Conference Center at 700 Pilottown Road. 2014 Schedule (most games begin at 1:00pm and are double headers call 302-645-7670 for confirmation)- Also visit www.historiclewes.org. Games are played from April-October.
Runs every Tuesday, 12-4pm in Grove Park, rain or shine. Hours after Oct 1 are noon-3pm. The market has 25 vendors selling vegetables, fruit, cheese, meat, seafood, prepared food, baked goods, plants and cut flowers. There are weekly events such as chef demos, music and a green tent that will educate consumers on conservation and green energy. Call 302-249-7878 or visit www.rbfarmersmarket.com. Runs May-October.
Meet your guide and chef at the Rehoboth Beach Farmers' Market; tour the market; set a menu based on what is available at the market. Then enjoy a hands on cooking demonstration in your instructor's kitchen. Visit www.cookingrehoboth.com for more details. 11:30AM-3:00PM. See 2014 schedule below: May 6, 13, 20, 27; June 3, 10, 17, 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; August 5, 12, 19, 26; September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.
Clear Space Theatre Company offers the following Musical Theatre camps: Grades 1-3: THE JUNGLE BOOK - July 7 – 11; Grades 4-6: WILLY WONKA - July 14 – 18; Grades 7–12: GREASE - July 28 –August 1; All Grades (By Recommendation): MAMMA MIA -August 4 – 8; and the Acting Summer Intensive (Grades 1-12) JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH-July 21-25. All five camps end with two performances on the final day at 11am and 12:30p.m. Visit the Clear Space website for further details and registration – www.ClearSpaceTheatre.org, or call the box office at (302) 227.2270.
Explore the history of the DeBraak which was capsized and lost off the Delaware coast. Program includes a trip to the hull facility in nearby Cape Henlopen State Park for a curator-led tour of the surviving section of the ship’s hull. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. Programs at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Limited seating. Admission $10 in advance by reservation only at http://shop.delaware.gov/. For additional information, call 302-645-1148. Lecture/tours will take place on the following Mondays during 2014: June 2, 9, 23 and 30; July 7, 14, 21 and 28; Aug. 4, 11, 18 and 25; and Sept. 8, 15, 22 and 29. Note: Tours will not be conducted on June 16 and Sept. 1.
Experience the following tours during July & August: Life in Lewes Tour, Maritime Trolley Tour, Historic Trolley Tour, Kayak- History Paddles Tour, Family Tour, Maritime Tour, and a variety of History Highlight Tours (every Wednesday through October 29). For more information on The Lewes Historical Society, historic Lewes tours, museums, events and more, please visit www.HistoricLewes.org or call 302-645-7670.
It’s Summer…..Join us for Family FUN Events at the Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal
MONDAY- Live Music by Electric Velvet 5:30pm-8:30pm TUESDAY- Live Music by The Dug 5:30pm-8:30pm WEDNESDAY- Live Music by Vickie Dee 5:30pm-8:30pm THURSDAY- Family Fun Night with Mike Warren (Music, Face Painting, & Games) 5:30pm-8:30pm On Board Events: Tropical Tuesdays with The Ed Shockley Duo 4:15pm departure $18.00 per person round trip. Rock the Boat with Glass Onion 6:30pm Departure $18.00 per person round trip. Day Trips: Cape May County Zoo- Take a boat ride and spend the day at the Cape May County Zoo. Every Tuesday and Thursday through August 28th. (Please see our website for pricing information). Call us at 1-800-643-3779 for more details or visit our Facebook page for updates www.cmlf.com *Weather depending and subject to change without notice.
Kalmar Nyckel is excited to be back in Lewes offering 2 ½ hour public sails, pirate sails, and deck tours from the Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal, Public Pier. Passage for all sails is $60 for adults and $40 for children 17 & under. Be sure to make your reservations by calling 302-429-7447, or visit www.KalmarNyckel.org for more information. Click here for schedule.
12:15-1:00 pm, All Saint's Church, 18 Olive Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Recitals will be 40 minute programs played on All Saints' Peragallo Pipe Organ. Recitals will take place on Thursdays, June 26 - August 14 (no recital July 17). There is no charge to attend the recitals, but a free-will offering will be collected to support the music program. 302-227-7202.
"The Rest of the Best" 2014 Eyecons 10:00pm-Saturday, 9:00pm-Sunday, Clear space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Christopher Peterson brings his live, no lip-sync parodies of Lucille Ball, Reba McEntire, Barbara Streisand, Cher and more. This is a show the whole family can enjoy. Visit www.clearspacetheatre.org or call 302-227-2270. Weekends
The Queen of the Tall Ship fleet will take on passengers for day sails, pirate sails, tours and charter trips. On "day sails," passengers can work alongside volunteer crew as they haul the lines, raise the sails, and learn first-hand just how hard it was to cross the Atlantic in the 17th century or, passengers may choose to bring along a bottle of wine and a picnic lunch to enjoy the sights and sounds of a relaxing 21st century sail, while the crew does all the work. Each sail is as unique as the people who come on board. For public sail tickets and more information about specific sails and time, visit www.kalmarnyckel.org or contact the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation office at (302) 429-7447. Ticket prices are $60 for adults and $40 for children and youth ages 17 and younger. To book a sail online, visit http://www.kalmarnyckel.org/BookASail.asp.
Meet the artist Friday, 6-8:30pm and Saturday, 6-9:00pm, Philip Morton Gallery, 47 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Enjoy wine and hors d'oeuvres as you visit with the artist and enjoy the wonderful collection of Mr. Lachman's new works. The show runs through September 9. 302-727-0905 or www.philipmortongallery.com.
5:00-8:00pm, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Event will include live cooking and food samples from Rehoboth's best restaurants and notable chefs with Dogfish Head beer and wine parings. Live music, live & silent auction. Open to all ages. Advanced tickets $50, $60 at the door. Tickets may be purchased at: aMuse, Eden, Espuma, Hobo's, Rehoboth Beach Main Street, Azura. Benefits Rehoboth Food Bank.
Michael Morgan will present the many ways visitors and residents alike travelled to and around Rehoboth Beach in the 1870s to the early 1900s. The presentation will be at 7 p.m. at the Rehoboth Beach Museum, 511 Rehoboth Avenue. Suggested donations to the event is $5, call for reservations 302-227-7310. The presentation topic embraces and highlights the museum’s Cruisin’ Exhibit now on display through March of 2015.
4:00pm, Hotel Rodney, 142 Second Street, Lewes. William H.J. Manthorpe, Jr. will share “Joshua Fisher of Lewes & Charting Delaware Bay 1756-1856.” Fisher published the first reliable nautical chart of Delaware Bay. That chart served as the basis for all other charts of the cape and bay for the next century. It was not until 1848.that the United States Coast Survey published the three-section cart which has formed the basis for the charts of today. During the presentation, a glass of wine will be served by Rose & Crown. Doors open at 3:30pm. Limited seating is available; therefore, this program is first-come, first-served.
The Big Easy on the Beach-A Mardi Gras Party to Support CBH, 6:30pm - 9:30pmSupport Children's Beach House by attending the Annual Beach Barbecue! Your ticket to this casual bay front event includes dinner on the beach, wine, beer, entertainment, and the company of many friends! Click here for more information.
5:00-8:00pm, Ivy, McKinnely Street on the Bay, Dewey Beach. Food, crushes, and fun with Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic. Join us for crush, local beer and wine tastings all to help grant wishes to children in the Delaware community. Unlimited tasting tickets are $50. Click here for more information.
The 2014 Cinema By the Surf summer outdoor film series concludes with ”Frozen” starting at dusk (8:15 – 8:30 pm) at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand. This film series for all ages is sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Film Society and the City of Rehoboth Beach. This event is free to the public. Seats are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Come enjoy a unique and fun family outdoor film experience. For more information, visit www.rehobothfilm.com or www.rehobothbandstand.com.
4:00pm, Hotel Rodney, 142 Second Street, Lewes. Mike DiPaolo will present "50th Anniversary of the Cape May-Lewes Ferry." Hear about the history of the Cape-May Lewes Ferry as it leads to its 50th Anniversary in 2014. During the presentation, a glass of wine will be served by Rose & Crown. Doors open at 3:30pm. Limited seating is available; therefore, this program is first-come, first-served.
8:00am-3:00pm, power plant next to Greater Lewes Community Village, 225 Schley Avenue, Lewes. Donations are still being taken and are welcome. Proceeds from the sale will help build a scholarship fund for reduced-price memberships that are available to those who qualify. Info: www.greaterlewescommunityvillage.org or call the office 302-703-2568.
9:00 am meeting at Anna Hazzard Museum, 17 Christian Street, Rehoboth Beach. Enjoy touring the town in the comfort of a Jolly Trolley vechicle and learning about the history of Rehoboth Beach. $10 -reservations are required. Call The Rehoboth Beach Historical Society at 302-227-7310.
Clear Space Theatre Company of Rehoboth Beach has announced that author Del Shores - creator of their summer hit, SORDID LIVES and frequently called “the grand master of Southern lowlife sensibilities” – will be appearing at the theatre. Friday evening the production of SORDID LIVES will feature a pre-show reception with hors d’oeuvres catered by Hobo’s, complimentary wine and beer, champagne and desserts at intermission and a question and answer session after the show. Tickets for the Friday performance of SORDID LIVES, including the reception, $50. Saturday evening, Mr. Shores will present his one-man show MY SORDID BEST at 10 p.m. following that evening’s performance of SORDID LIVES. Separate tickets are required for the show and post-show. Tickets for Mr. Shores’ special Saturday evening presentation of MY SORDID BEST are $25. All tickets are available through the Clear Space box office at (302) 227-2270 or online at www.ClearSpaceTheatre.org.
Mark your calendar and join us for games, food, prizes and lots of fun! Activities are held at the VIA building at the Boardwalk and Grenoble Street, Rehoboth Beach. Click here for more information on this event sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Village Improvement Association. 302-227-1631
Authentic Indian arts and crafts, vendors, Nanticoke Indian Museum Tours, Sunday morning worship service. Limited Camping Sites Available at the Museum Call (302) 945-7022. Handicap accessible, no pets, drugs or alcohol allowed on the grounds. Parking Lot GPS Friendly Address: 26800 John J. Williams Highway, Millsboro, Delaware 19966. www.nanticokeindians.org
35th Polkamotion by the Ocean! Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. Events will kick off with annual "Polkamotion Open" golf tournament on Wednesday with a party that night in the hall featuring live polka music. The bands are being booked now, so stay tuned for all the exciting details! Click here for info.
Clear Space Theatre Company's 10th Anniversary Gala, Indian River Life Saving Station, Route One, Rehoboth Beach. Catering by Nage and music by the Funsters. It will be a fun and fundraising event looking to the next 10 years. Kay Ryan is encouraging the community’s continued investment by making a $10,000 challenge grant . The challenge is to be matched by a $10,000 donor in support of the gala. For further information about its 10th anniversary season, as well as the gala, visit Clear Space’s website: www.ClearSpaceTheatre.org or call 302-227-2270.
Registration 7:30am, race 8:30am, Lewes Historic Complex, 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes. "The Most Beautiful Race Course in Delaware". Click here or call 302-645-7670 for more information.
6-11 pm, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach. Tickets-$100 if purchased AFTER September 5, and include live and silent auctions, hors d'oeuvres and desserts from local restaurants; beer, wine and specialty cocktails; and dancing to Love Seed Mama Jump. The dress code is blue jeans with bling. Info: www.autismdelaware.org or 302-644-3410.
Meals on Wheels Lewes-Rehoboth sponsoring the 37th Annual Harry Derrickson Memorial Golf Tournament and Pre-Tournament Dinner and Auction. Pre-Tournament Dinner and Auction: Sunday, September 21, 5:00pm to 8:00pm, Rehoboth Beach Country Club.(Dinner: hors d'oeuvres, Open Bar, Grand Buffet Dinner with Dessert. Plus, unique items up for bid during our Live & Silent Auctions!) Only $85pp. For a Dinner Registration Form, please click here. Golf Tournament, Monday, September 22, Rehoboth Beach Country Club. 12:30pm - Shotgun Start. For more information, please click here.
11:00am-8:00pm, Kings Creek Country Club, Rehoboth Beach. Includes green & cart fees, lunch, memorial gift, snacks, soft drinks & adult beverages on the course, post-tournament cocktail hour and dinner with silent & live auction. Jean & Joan Cancer Fund is an annual golf tournament that raises money for the Tunnell Cancer Center to assist in the care of patients and their families. $175 individual players or $600 for foursome. To sign up, call Kings Creek-302-227-8953.
Held in conjunction with Lewes’ annual Boast the Coast festival, the event will feature a day-long slate of maritime-history and -archaeology activities including block-and-tackle demonstrations and a 2 p.m. presentation on the DeBraak shipwreck. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. Museum open 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 302-645-1148.
9:00am-2:00pm (Saturday), 8:00am-11:00am (Sunday), Cape Henlopen High School Gym, Kings Highway, Lewes. Benefits child-centered, certified nonprofit organizations in Sussex County. Click here for more information.
11:00 am-2:00 pm, The Rusty Rudder, Dewey Beach. Tastings by top beach chefs, wine & brunch cocktails, Battle at the Beach Chef Cookoff, music, live auction. Benefiting Meals on Wheels Delaware. $75 per person. Ticket and event info: 302-656-3257 or www.mealsonwheelsde.org.
By participating in the Buddy Walk, you will help make a difference in the lives of individuals with Down syndrome. The Boardwalk Buddy Walk Fund provides important services that enhance the quality of life for individuals with Down syndrome and their families.There is no registration fee. You must still register to be guaranteed a free 2014 Buddy Walk t-shirt. To register click on the 'register here' button above. Any donation you can make will help us in our mission. See more at www.BoardwalkBuddyWalk.com.
6:30-9:30 pm, Rusty Rudder, Dewey Beach. There will be 14 restaurants participating in the best taste contest. It will be the best taste of the 25th anniversary Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival. It will be a people's choice award with attendees voting for their best taste. Silent auction and Art Sherrod Jr. Motown Show.
A fundraiser for The Cape Henlopen Highs School "ProStart" Culinary Program, Rusty Rudder, Dewey Beach. This special event will feature 16 area restaurants creating their own "Taste of Rehoboth", providing an exciting tasting event. Several restaurant will have a student from the Cape Henlopen ProStart Culinary Program working with their Chefs. Smooth jazz and Urban saxophonist Art Sherrod, Jr. will entertain. Tickets: $58. More info to follow.
The 2014 Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival will occur at different venues throughout the area. Celebrating 25 years of smooth jazz! Look for Friday night at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, Saturday afternoon at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand, a Jazz Fest Fashion Show and much more!! For more information, click here.
10am-3pm hosted by the Fort Miles Historical Association, at Battery 519 in Cape Henlopen State Park. Docents will be available in the plotting and shell rooms to explain how enemy surface ships were targeted for the big guns at Fort Miles. 302-645-6852; www.FortMilesHA.org
Presented by Clear Space Theatre, this campy and creepy musical tells the tale of a tween-aged witch who longs to be normal, and her twisted mother who wants her to continue their evil lineage. What will happen when she has to choose between her wicked family and the teenage boy of her dreams? Will she betray her mother? Will she return to the dark side? Starring Christopher Peterson as “Mother.” Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Click here for tickets and/or more info.
Walking tour explores the unusual tombstones of St. Peter’s cemetery in Lewes. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. Tour leaves from the museum at 2 p.m. Museum open 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 302-645-1148.
11:30am and 1:30pm (2 shows), Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. Make plans to attend the Lucy & Ricky Tribute Show during the 25th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddler's Festival. Pre-show tickets for adults are $15 ($20 day of show) and kids under 12 are $5. Click here for more information.
10am-4pm, Rehoboth Art League, Henlopen Acres 29th Annual Holiday Fair, Rehoboth Art League. Your $5 admission ticket entitles you to a chance on the many auction items in the Ventures Gallery contributed by the participating Artisans. Additional auction raffle tickets available for $1 each or six tickets for $5. All proceeds from the auction will benefit the Rehoboth Art League's educational and outreach programs. The Art League Campus will be decked out in holiday attire. Patrons can stroll the gardens and Historic Homestead, Chambers Studio, Paynter Studio and the Corkran galleries to select the perfect gifts for family, friends and themselves.The 2014 Holiday Fair will feature over 30 artisans exhibiting and selling their work, including jewelry, glassworks, pottery, clay sculpture, painting, woodworking, mixed media, and decorative and wearable fiber creations. Please check back later as more information become available. For information, please call 302-227-8408 or click here.
Wine, Dine & Shop Local! Enjoy great deals, delectable drinks, art by Delaware artisans, desserts and fall treats from the best local restaurants - all inside participating stores! $10 wristbands benefit local charities. Visit www.downtownrehoboth.com for more information or call 302.227.2772.
9th Annual St. Nicholas Tea, Village Improvement Association, Boardwalk and Grenoble Place. Both days will feature the formal Victorian high tea with seatings at 11 AM and 2 PM . Click here for more information. Reservations are required. The public is invited to attend. For first come, first served reservations please call 302-227-1631.
The Clear Space Children’s Theatre presents the JR production of this zany musical that took Broadway by storm! Filled with flappers, dashing leading men, a dragon-lady villainess who audiences love to hate, and a musical theatre heroine, this madcap merriment is for all ages! All shows, 7pm. Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Click here for more information.
The bandstand, Rehoboth Beach. Come for a holiday sing-along and the annual tree lighting-it's a holiday tradition. Call 302-227-2772 or visit www.downtownrehoboth.com for more information. Santa's House on the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk begins Christmas hours.
Presented by Clear Space Theatre Productions, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Friday & Saturday showtimes-7pm, Sunday-3pm. The tradition continues as we present a dazzling 10th anniversary production of this holiday classic—sure to delight the entire family! Click here for for tickets and information, or call 302-227-2770.
6:00-9:00pm. Holiday-themed program featuring festive décor, music, demonstrations and seasonal refreshments. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. 302-645-1148.
10:00am-4:00pm, homes around Lewes. This self-guided tour gives the Historical Society a chance to show off its historic houses decorated for the season. In addition, several private homes are selected each year to bring even more Yuletide cheer to our quaint town on the bay. To purchase tickets in advance or for more information, visit www.HistoricLewes.org or call 302-645-7670.
Enjoy the museum’s festive holiday-décor. Event held in conjunction with the Lewes Historical Society’s Christmas Tour of Lewes. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. 10 a.m.–4 p.m. 302-645-1148.
Downtown's Cookin' Community Unity Celebration, 5-7pm, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center-presented by Main Street. Enjoy a delicious meal provided by local businesses and volunteers. There is band entertainment, Santa, plus tons of activities for kids of all ages. Also, Rehoboth Beach Main Street will bestow its Citizen of the Year Award. Call 302-227-2772 or visit www.downtownrehoboth.com for details.
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