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.
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: Sept. 8, 15, 22 and 29. Note: Tours will not be conducted on Sept. 1.
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.
Tuesdays, noon-4:00pm. Indoor market to support local growers, chefs, bakers and crafters. East Coast Garden Center, 30366 Cordrey Road, Millsboro. Along with vendors, market may include demonstrations, music, classes and more. Info: click here or call 302-945-3489. Will run from November 11, 2014-March 17, 2015.
The “First State” of Delaware will host --- for the first time outside of Italy --- the only American exhibition of rare Etruscan and Greco-Roman art pieces from the vast collection under the judicial protection of Italy’s national Guardia di Finanza. In addition, the exhibit will also include state-of-the-art interactive technology that directly engages visitors.These pieces will exhibit at Wilmington’s renowned The Grand Opera Theater, located at 818 North Market Street. If interested in a bus trip to this exhibit, please click here.
The Lewes Historical Society invites the public for a chance to win an exclusive original painting by local artist Doris Ingram. This beautiful original watercolor painting of a salty Lewes scene featuring the Delaware pilot launch Brandywine cruising past the Delaware Breakwater East End Lighthouse evokes memories of both old and new Lewes. Doris has graciously donated the painting to the Society to be raffled off. The image will also be used on the ticket cover of the 2014 Christmas Tour of Lewes, to take place on Saturday, December 6. Raffle tickets are available at the Ryves Holt House Museum Gift Shop. Tickets can also be purchased by phone 302-645-7670, ext. 12. All proceeds benefit the Society’s programs in education and historic preservation.
Cape Henlopen High School Theatre Academy will present “Of Mice and Men," based on John Steinbeck's 1937 classic tale of two traveling companions, George and Lennie, who wander the country during the Depression, dreaming of a better life for themselves. Then, just as heaven is within their grasp, it is inevitably yanked away.Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening performances begin at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinee begins at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 adults, $5 students under 12 and senior citizens. Cape Henlopen High School Theater, Cape Henlopen High School 1250 Kings Highway, Lewes. 302-645-6686
Sunday–Thursday, 5:30-9:30 pm. Friday–Saturday, 5:30-10:30 pm. Northside Park, Bayside North, Ocean City (91st - 146th) Streets. Enjoy this award-winning holiday paradise created for the whole family! More than one million holiday lights sparkle throughout this beach resort. Northside Park will have hundreds of animated, lighted displays. Relax and sip hot chocolate in the heated Winterfest Village pavilion. Browse Yukon Cornelius’ gift shop for a special gift and have a photo taken with Santa. Board the Winterfest Express to tour the lights, including the themed exhibits of your favorite fairy tales. $5 per person. Kids ages 11 & under ride FREE. For more information, call 800-OC-OCEAN or 410-250-0125
6:00pm, Cilantro Restaurant, downtown Rehoboh Beach. Three course, sit-down meal will feature sesaonal food creatively prepared by local chefs. Garden meat-free Holiday Turkey Roasts will be provided by VegRehoboth. Click here to sign up or purchase tickets at Good Earth Market Rehoboth-38121 Terrace Road.
8:30am- Registration opens 9:30am- Race start. Pre-race packet pickup will be on Wednesday, November 26th from 4:00pm – 6:00pm at Irish Eyes in Lewes. Dress in Thanksgiving attire to be eligible for free gift cards and prizes! Irish Eyes Pub, 213 Anglers Road, Lewes. For more information an registration, click here.
Noon to 3:00 pm, Epworth United Methodist Church, Holland Glade Road, Rehoboth Beach. Open seating. Call 302-227-7743 x117 for more information. Free. PLEASE JOIN US! Bring your family! Invite your friends! ALL ARE WELCOME!
6:30 Sing Along, 7:00pm Tree- Lighting. The bandstand, Rehoboth Beach. Clear Space Theatre will host. This year’s tree was generously donated by Harriett Magee of Rehoboth Beach. Everyone is invited to this cherished annual tradition where hundreds of spectators gather to ring in the holiday spirit in downtown Rehoboth Beach. After the Tree Lighting, catch a special performance of 'She Loves Me' at Rehoboth’s Clear Space Theatre (Ticket information: 302.227.2270), enjoy dinner downtown, or get your holiday shopping finished. For more information, call 302.227.2772, or visit www.downtownrb.com. 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. SHE LOVES ME opens Friday, November 28 with a special curtain time of 7:30p.m. to allow patrons to attend the lighting of the Rehoboth Beach Christmas Tree and continue the start of the season with this delightful holiday musical. Saturday showtime-7pm, Sunday-3pm. Set during the Christmas season, a time of year when hopes are high and love is all around us. Click here for for tickets and information, or call 302-227-2770.
10:00am-4:00pm. Self-guided tour which will feature the studios of 13 artist in southeastern Sussex County. A raffle of selected works by the artists benefits art departments in the Indian River School District. Also, artists offer items for sale for holiday gifts. Free. Info: www.artstudiotour.com.
The Rehoboth Beach Film Society, Lewes Public Library and Movies at Midway present “Ilo Ilo” as December’s film for the Around the World series at 6:30 pm in the upstairs screening room at Movies at Midway. The Around the World film series presents critically acclaimed, international independent films. The generous sponsorship of Movies at Midway allows the screenings to be free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Rehoboth Beach Film Society website at www.rehobothfilm.com, call the Film Society at 302-645-9095, ext.2, or call the Lewes Public Library at 302-645-2733.
Presented by Clear Space Theatre Productions, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Thursday-11:00am, Friday & Saturday showtimes-7pm, Sunday-3pm. Set during the Christmas season, a time of year when hopes are high and love is all around us. Click here for for tickets and information, or call 302-227-2770.
5:00-8:00pm. Holiday-themed program featuring festive décor, music, demonstrations and seasonal refreshments. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. 302-645-1148.
5:30pm, Beebe Healthcare front lawn, Lewes. Lights represent friends and loved ones who are being honored and remembered. Following the tree lighting, refreshments will be served and Santa Claus will make a special appearance. The Foundation is excited to start a new tradition during Holiday of Lights - a touching Luminaria Ceremony. All donors are invited to attend Holiday of Lights, and light the Luminarias for the individuals they are honoring with their donations. Call 302-644-2900 or visit www.beebefoundation.org.
7:30pm, Mariner's Bethel Church in Ocean View (Friday) and 7:30pm, Cape Henlopen High School, Lewes (Saturday). Presented by Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra. Featuring vocalists from the University of Miami Frost School of Music. Info: (888) 846-8600, (410) 289-3440 or visit www.midatlanticsymphony.org.
Sponsored by the Children's Beach House. Friday (6-9pm), featuring a silent auction of fine art and fine jewelry, dinner and dancing. Saturday & Sunday (10am-4pm) featuring works by local artists. Free. At the Beach House, 1800 Bay Avenue, Lewes. Info: 302-645-9184 or visit www.cbhinc.org.
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. During the tour, The Lewes Historical Society will host a Christmas Antiques Bazaar and Bake Sale, held at the Rabbit's Ferry House at Third and Shipcarpenter Streets on the Lewes Historic Complex. It will be a wonderful chance to do a bit of shopping for the holidays at the Antiques Bazaar, featuring a selection of small furniture, collectables, dishware, jewelry and more. Also enjoy hot coffee, chili and delicious baked goods.
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.
4:00pm, All Saints' Church, Rehoboth Beach. Concert will feature a variety of holiday songs by the chorus's Chamber Choir and selected members of the Young Men's Ensemble and the Select Choir. Admission is free, but donations to benefit the chorus will be collected. www.wilmingtonchildrenschorus.org.
6:00-11:00pm, Rehoboth Beach Country Club, Rehoboth Beach. Ticket information, visit www.harrykfoundation.org, www.atlanticjewelry.com or call 302-226-0675. 100% of the Ball’s proceeds are committed to feeding area’s neediest children at one of the food pantries located within local school districts and the Harry K baby pantry at the Lewes-Rehoboth Association of Churches Community Resource Center.
9:00am-3:00pm, Saint George's Chapel (Parish Hall), Rt. 23/Beaver Dam Road, Harbeson. Handmade crafts, baked goods, used books, fresh greens, white elephant items, soup, chili and much more. 302-945-2368
9 am to “All Gone !” Epworth United Methodist Church, Holland Glade Road, Rehoboth Beach. Tables & Tables of Home-Made Cookies. $8 per pound. Info: 302-227-7743.
Rehoboth Beach Main Street's Community Unity Dinner, 5-7pm, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. Enjoy a delicious meal provided by local businesses and volunteers. There is band entertainment, visit with Santa (5-6pm), 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.
11:00am-4:00pm, Front Street, Lewes. Merchants celebrate Delaware Day (a commemoration of the day in 1787 when the First State ratified the Constitution). Featuring Delaware items as well as refreshements. Info: 645-0567 or the Front Street, Lewes, Delaware, Facebook page.
6:30pm, The Circle in downtown Georgetown. Donations of canned food accpeted for the Sussex County Food Drive.
Presented by Clear Space Theatre Productions, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Friday & Saturday showtimes-7pm, Sunday-3pm. Set during the Christmas season, a time of year when hopes are high and love is all around us. Click here for for tickets and information, or call 302-227-2770.
The Rehoboth Beach Film Society and the Cape Henlopen Educational Foundation are proud to present the Metropolitan Opera’s live broadcast of Wagner’s “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” at 12:00 noon at the Cape Henlopen High School Theater.. Admission for The Met: Live in HD broadcasts are $22 for a Met member, $25 for adult, $22 for Senior (65+), $15 for Student (with ID), $15 for a child (12 and under). Seating is on a first come, first-serve basis (no reserved seats). The box office opens at 11:30 am and there will be two intermissions, the first at 1:25 pm and the second at 3:10 pm. [2014, German, Runtime: 6 hours, Sung in German with subtitles in English]. Lunch from Hobos Restaurant--$10 for a complete meal--will be available in the atrium of the High School starting at 11:00 am, and continuing through the first intermission. For more info about this series, other events, or to become a member, visit the Rehoboth Beach Film Society website at www.rehobothfilm.com , or call 645-9095.
7:00pm, Delaware Technical Community College-Owens Campus, Arts and Science Center Theatre, Georgetown. Presented by the First State Ballet Theatre. Info: 302-658-7897, ext. 3851.
Mariner's Bethel United Methodist Church of Ocean View will present a Live Nativity featuring the Christmas story told and re-told every half hour from 6-8 pm on the church grounds at 81 Central Avenue in Ocean View. Join us for an evening of music, carols, storytelling and free refreshments. For more information, contact Mariner's United Methodist Church at 302-539-9510 or visit www.marinersbethel.org.
7pm, Bethel United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Fourth and Market Streets, Lewes. Presented by the Lewes Men's Community Chorus and the Tapsations. Info: 302-645-9426.
7:00 pm, Upstairs Screening Room, Movies at Midway. Admission: $4 for members and $6 for non-members. For more information, click here.
Plan to shop at the State's Largest Indoor Garage Sale! Merchants' Attic will be held at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Hall, 229 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach, DE. The doors will open promptly at 9:30AM, rain or shine. The hours are 9:30AM to 1:30PM. There is no admission fee; however donations for the benefit of the Chamber Event Fund are welcome. For more information, call the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce at (302) 227 – 2233 or visit the Chamber website at www.beach-fun.com .
2:00pm, Zwaaendael Museum, Lewes. Lecture by Claudia Leister, executive director of the Milford Museum. Part six of an eight-part series exploring decades in Delaware’s history. Free admission but, due to space restrictions, reservations are required by calling 302-645-1148 no later than Jan. 5, 2015.
11:30am-3:30pm with plunge at 1:00pm, Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk near the bandstand. The Plunge Festival features activities designed with the "Plunging family" in mind. The highlight is the actual Plunge, but many 'Bears' make a complete weekend. Scheduled activities and attractions for 'Bears' and their families begin on Friday. For more information and to get your team together, click here.
"Delaware’s Decades—the 1990s.” Program description TBA. Part seven of an eight-part series exploring decades in Delaware’s history. 2 p.m. Free admission but, due to space restrictions, reservations are required by calling 302-645-1148 no later than Feb.2, 2015.
'Delaware’s Decades—the 2000s'. Lecture by Bill Ayrey, lab manager and company historian from ILC Dover who will discuss the future of space travel and space suits from the early 2000s to the present. Eighth and final installment of a series exploring decades in Delaware’s history. 2 p.m. Free admission but, due to space restrictions, reservations are required by calling 302-645-1148 no later than March 2, 2015.
Held at Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. Largest 'yardsale' in the area. Info: 302-227-2233. More details to follow.
The Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center announces the 32nd Annual Spring Sidewalk Sale. The sale runs from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM (store hours may vary.) It is a weekend for deals and fabulous finds! Shopping in downtown Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, and Route One has never offered more merchandise at bargain prices! Don't forget - TAX FREE!!! Info: 302-227-2233.
Area-wide celebration that kicks off 1:00 pm, 6-12 with a tasting tour of some of Rehoboth's best restaurants. Friday evening-celebration dinner at event sponsor hobos Restaurant and Bar. Free outdoor festival 6-13 at Epworth UMC from 11 am-5 pm. Nage restaurant continues the festivities with a Vegan Brunch on 6-14 including several VegFest speakers, 5k event and a special Stroll/Walk. To sign up visit www.rehobothvegfest.org.
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