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2014 Calendar of Events

Ongoing Events
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Formerly Beebe Medical Center, offers a variety of health-related programs and support groups. For more information call 302-645-3468 or visit www.beebemed.org

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Formerly The Wellness Community-Delaware, offers professionally led support groups, educational workshops and mind/body classes to help those affected by cancer learn vital skills that enable them to regain control of their lives, reduce isolation and restore hope. At the Cancer Support Community-Delaware, all programs are offered free of charge. For more information contact Lily Gosnear at 302-645-9150 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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In Lewes-offering a variety of programs and special activities. Click here for a current schedule. For more information, call the Seaside Nature Center at 302-645-6852.

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Offers a variety of classes and events. Adult and children’s classes are offered throughout the year. For information please call 302-227-8408 or visit http://www.rehobothartleague.org

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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.

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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.

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The Seashore Striders Running Club. For more information on events and how to join the club, contact Tim Bamforth at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For more info on races, please visit www.seashorestriders.com.

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Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Check www.ClearSpaceTheatre.org or call 302-227-2270 for show schedule.

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30366 Cordrey Road, Millsboro (9 miles West of Rt. 1). Events, lectures, activities, bus trips, etc.. all year long. For a listing of events and activities visit www.TheCordreyCenter.com (302-682-9080) or www.EastCoastGardenCenter.com (302-945-3489).

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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

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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.

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For a complete listing of area Galleries, Museums, and Performing Arts venues, please visit Rehoboth ArtLife.

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Ages 1-3 at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library, 10:30 on Wednesdays. Click here for more information or call 227-8044.

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Ages 4-5 at the Rehoboth Beach Library, 11am on Mondays. Preschoolers listen to stories, do crafts and have fun. For more information call 227-8044. www.rehobothlibrary.org/Services/kids.html.

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Hosted by Clear Space Theatre Company. For more information and application forms visit www.clearspacetheatre.org.

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Offers a variety of writing workshops, readings and special events. For information please call 302-226-8210 or visit www.rehobothbeachwritersguild.com.

4th Wednesday

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.

Seasonal

Held Good Friday at Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes. Details at: www.destateparks.com/park/cape-henlopen

Seasonal

Live Entertainment & Family Movies at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand. Details and program schedule at www.rehobothbandstand.com. How to get there: www.jollytrolley.com.

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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

Seasonal

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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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.

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Saturdays 8 am -noon. Lewes Historical Complex, 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes. Call 302-644-1436 or visit www.historiclewesfarmersmarket.org. Opens May 10, 2014. Will be held at Richard A. Shields Elementary School's parking lot on June 7, July 12, and August 8.

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Runs every Wednesday, 3-6pm at the corner of Edward and North Bedford Streets in the park. Plenty of parking in the Presbyterian Church parking lot at 203 North Bedford Street, Georgetown. Info: 302-856-1544 or www.georgetowncoc.com  Runs May-August.

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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.

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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, 27June 3, 10, 17, 24July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29August 5, 12, 19, 26September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30.

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At Dewey Beach's Starboard Restaurant, Dewey Beach. First Saturday after the 4th of July weekend. Party starts before noon. Visit thestarboard.com.

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Mid-Atlantic Volleyball schedules two tournaments in Rehoboth Beach per season. One is in May, the other September. For tournament schedule and information, visit www.mavolleyball.org.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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 "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

Thursday, June 26-Sunday, September 07

Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Shows presented on a rotating basis are; The Full Monty, Oliver! and Sordid Lives. Showtimes are Mondays-Saturdays, 7:30pm. Click here for a description of each show, for tickets and days each will be presented.

Saturday, July 19-Tuesday, August 05

Meet the artists at show opening, 6-9pm, Philip Morton Gallery, 47 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Come meet Gary Fisher and Glenn Fry while enjoying a view of a wonderful collection of their new works. Wine and hors d'oeuvres served. Show will run through August 5. 302-727-0905 or visit www.philipmortongallery.com

Wednesday, July 23
Milton Free Summer Concert Series, 7pm at the park in Milton. Reunion Band will present your favorite classic rock and Mo-town tunes. In case of inclement weather, concerts will be held at the Milton Fire Department.  For a complete schedule:www.historicmilton.com/events.html or call 302-684-1101.
Thursday, July 24

"Saving Mr. Banks", dusk (8:15-8:30pm), at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand, Rehoboth Avenue. Free and open to the public. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information www.rehobothfilm.com or www.rehobothbandstand.com

Thursday, July 24

7:00pm, Cape Henlopen Highs School Auditorium, Lewes. Part of Lewes Summer Concert Series sponsored by WSFS. For more information, 302-645-7777, Ext. 100.

Thursday, July 24

7:00pm, Canalfront Park, 211 Front Street, Lewes. Free, but bring a picnic blanket or lawn chair. Enjoy the genre of West Texas rockabilly tunes. For more info: www.lewescanalfrontpark.org

Friday, July 25

4:00pm, Hotel Rodney, 142 Second Street, Lewes. Speaker Bob Kotowski will present "The Piers of Lewes.” Lewes is a maritime town. To be so, it needs five elements: navigable water, industry to produce goods for market, commodities to be shipped in and out, seaworthy vessels, and someplace for those ships to load and unload. FREE. During the presentations, a glass of wine will be served by Rose & Crown, Lewes’s upscale British pub.  Doors open at 3:30pm. Limited seating is available; therefore, this program is first-come, first-served. 

Friday, July 25

11:00am and 12:30pm, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. The Clear Space Theatre Company is pleased to announce “Free Fridays” for performances of their Musical Theatre Summer Intensives. The Summer Intensive camps are an extension oftheir long-running Broadway Bound program where students from grades 1 through 12 study the craft of theatre through five separate week-long camps held at the Clear Space Theatre in downtown Rehoboth Beach. The “Free Friday” - James and the Giant Peach-will be presented by grades 1-12

Friday, July 25

3:00-6:00pm, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, 6 Cannery Village Center Drive, Milton. Enjoy 'peach' infused offerings from over 20 vendors. Peach salsa, pickled peaches, iced peach cupcakes, peach pies, Dogfish Head Festina Peche beer and much more. 

Friday, July 25

7:00pm, Delaware Seashore State Park, south of Dewey Beach. Bil Lepp will share family-friendly stories and keep everyone laughing during the hour or so that he does. Visit www.destateparks.com or www.leppstorytelling.com.  Program is free with paid park admission.

Saturday, July 26

Indian River Life-Saving Station/Rehoboth Beach. Benefiting the Joshua M. Freeman Foundation. Lush white cocktails, fabulous food, auction, dancing under the stars. Info and tickets: click here.

Saturday, July 26

10:00 am, Dogfish Head Brewery, Milton. Tour begins and ends at the brewery and includes a 45 minute walk around the historic town. Reservations required. Info: 684-1010 or visit www.historicmilton.org.

Saturday, July 26

10:00 am-6 pm, Indian River Marina. Art by local artists, live music, crafts, children's activities and -of course-seafood. Free. 227-3071 or www.destateparks.com

Saturday, July 26

6:30-8:30 pm, Anglers Fishing Center, 213 Anglers Road, Lewes. Boat will cruise by the Breakwater Lighthouse and the Harbor of Refuge Lighthouse. Bring your own food and drink. $30. Reservations required one week before cruise date. Info: 226-3866, 542-4432 or visit www.delawarebaylights.org.  Hosted by the Delaware River & Bay LIghthouse Foundation.

Saturday, July 26

Doors open 8:00 pm, show at 9:00 pm, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, Rehoboth Beach. The Glimmer Twins is a Rolling Stones tribute band. Benefits Cancer Support Community Delaware. Tickets..call 302-645-9150 or visit www.MiniBearProductions.com. Tickets range from $50-$150.

Monday, July 28

The Anna Hazzard Museum will open from 10 am - 11:30 am, 17 Christian Street. The museum is one of the original Rehoboth Camp Meeting Association “tent houses” that were used by those attending meetings throughout the summer months. Admission is free but visitors are advised that meters on Christian Street are active beginning at 10 am. Dressed in period clothing Roger Truitt will bring to life the Reverend Robert Todd, the founder of the Association.  Call 302-227-7310 for more information. Suggested admission to the Anna Hazzard House is by donation.

Thursday, July 31

The 2014 Cinema by the Canal summer outdoor film series continues with “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial” (2012 restored 30th anniversary edition) at the Lewes Canalfront Park, 211 Front Street. This film series for all ages is sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Film Society and Friends of Lewes Canalfront Park.The film will begin at dusk (8:15 - 8:30 pm). Admission is free. Please bring chairs or blankets and come enjoy a unique and fun family outdoor film experience. For more information, please visit www.rehobothfilm.com.    

Friday, August 01

11:00am and 12:30pm, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. The Clear Space Theatre Company is pleased to announce “Free Fridays” for performances of their Musical Theatre Summer Intensives. The Summer Intensive camps are an extension oftheir long-running Broadway Bound program where students from grades 1 through 12 study the craft of theatre through five separate week-long camps held at the Clear Space Theatre in downtownRehoboth Beach. The “Free Friday” performance will be Grease (grades 7-12).

Friday, August 01

4:00pm, Hotel Rodney, 142 Second Street, Lewes. Mike Morgan presents “"Lewes in the Civil War.”  This presentation will examine events in Lewes during America’s most tragic conflict. During the presentations, a glass of wine will be served by Rose & Crown, Lewes’s upscale British pub.  Doors open at 3:30pm. Limited seating is available; therefore, this program is first-come, first-served. 

Saturday, August 02

Nearly 60 high quality dealers participate in the show that features 18th century to early 20th century antiques. Lewes Historic Complex, 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes. Visit www.historiclewes.org or call 302-645-7670 for more information.

Saturday, August 02

The contest takes place at Fisherman's Beach at the north end of the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk.  Registration begins at 8:30am and judging begins at 3pm.  Tons of great prizes! Info: www.beach-fun.com or call 302-227-2233.

Saturday, August 02

7:00 pm, Kings Creek Country Club, Rehoboth Beach. The event features fine food, music, and live and silent auction prizes. Purchase your tickets at www.rehobothbeachmuseum.org  and wear your flip flops to the party in honor of its theme "Life's Better in Flip Flops."  You may also call the Rehoboth Beach Historical Society at (302) 227-7310 to purchase tickets or for information. 

Saturday, August 02

Registration/pre-party, noon-2:00 pm, The Starboard. Teams will roam Dewey for four hours searching for random items, taking pictures at different landmarks, visiting Dewey bars, completing challenges and answering trivia. Teams can consist of between four and eight persons. Info: www.lindypromo.com

Saturday, August 02

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.

Wednesday, August 06

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM in the auditorium at the Cheer Center at Long Neck, 26089 Long Neck Road, Millsboro. Sponosred by the Rehoboth Beach Film Society, Cheer Center at Longneck, and BBC Worldwide. This BBC Worldwide distributed film is part of a series of films to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of World War One. “37 Days” presents a complex behind-closed-doors account of the final weeks before the war. Filled with a star studded British cast, this film is only available in the US during the month of August, so don’t miss it! This event is free to the public. Pre-registration is required due to limited seating. You can register online by visiting our website at www.rehobothfilm.com  and clicking the Special Events link. Or you can register in person at Cheer Center at Long Neck by Monday, August 4.

Friday, August 08

Event is looking for participants. Reipes must be submitted by August 8.  For more information visit click here.  25th Annual Coast Day is October 25th in Lewes.

Friday, August 08

11:00am and 12:30pm, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. The Clear Space Theatre Company is pleased to announce “Free Fridays” for performances of their Musical Theatre Summer Intensives. The Summer Intensive camps are an extension oftheir long-running Broadway Bound program where students from grades 1 through 12 study the craft of theatre through five separate week-long camps held at the Clear Space Theatre in downtown Rehoboth Beach. The “Free Friday” performances end with Mamma Mia (featuring students who have been recommended by the faculty from all five camps).

Friday, August 08

2-7pm, Tanger Outlets behind Calvin Klein. a fun-filled day of sight, sound and style as well as back to school savings. Safety seminars with first responders, food truck festival, fashion show, back to school tips, music and much more. For a complete list of events visit www.tangeroutlets.com

Friday, August 08

4:00pm, Hotle Rodeny, 142 Second Street, Lewes. Paul Collins presents "Early Explorers of the Delaware Bay.”  This lecture will consider the early explorers of the region and the charters of the Delaware River and Bay, their nationality, sponsors and missions. During the presentation, a glass of wine will be served by Rose & Crown, Lewes’s upscale British pub.  Doors open at 3:30pm. Limited seating is available; therefore, this program is first-come, first-served. 

Saturday, August 09-Sunday, August 10

From 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sundays. (Rain or shine), Rehoboth Art League, !2 Dodds Lane, Rehoboth Beach. Click here for more information, or call 302-227-8408.

Saturday, August 09-Sunday, August 10

The Zap Amatuer World Championships of Skimboarding, Saulsbury Street, Dewey Beach. 8:30 am Riders meeting, 9:00 am Competition begins.  Click here for more information.

Saturday, August 09

11:00 am-8:00 pm, Cape May-Lewes Ferry, 43 Henlopen Drive, Lewes. Featuring an all day bocce tournament, live music, beer specials, and prizes. Must be at least 21 years of age to enter.Hosted by Dogfish Head and Major League Bocce. Register today at www.playboccefest.com

Sunday, August 10

8:00 am - 11:00 am, Dewey Beach Lions Club115 McKinley Street, Dewey Beach. Run or walk the fast flat usatf cert. 5k course then join in on a FREE pancake breakfast sponsored by the Dewey Beach Lions Club. Beer bloody Mary's provided to those over 21. For more information: http://www.races2run.com 302-654-6400.

Thursday, August 14

The 2014 Cinema by the Canal summer outdoor film series continues with “Zookeeper”  at the Lewes Canalfront Park, 211 Front Street, Lewes. This film series for all ages is sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Film Society and Friends of Lewes Canalfront Park. The film will begin at dusk (8:15 - 8:30 pm). Admission is free. Please bring chairs or blankets and come enjoy a unique and fun family outdoor film experience. For more information, please visit www.rehobothfilm.com.    

Friday, August 15

 4:00pm,  Hotel Rodney, 142 Second Street, Lewes. Bob Kotowski will present "History of Salt in Lewes & Other Sussex Coastal Towns.” Lewes is a salty town, not only because of its maritime past but because it was a source of a much-needed commodity.  Lewes had an industry that supplied not only itself but other locales with the element that they craved and needed.  It may actually have been the first organized industry in Lewes, centered in an area of what is now Cape Henlopen State Park. 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. 

Friday, August 15

Noon, Kings Creek Country Club, Rehoboth Beach. The Rehoboth Beach Historical Society will co-host a luncheon featuring a lecture by Kenneth A. Daigler, a former CIA employee and specialist on intelligence activities during the Revolutionary War.  Mr. Daigler has written a book about Revolutionary War espionage. He will also talk about Alan McLane, a Delaware case officer for Gen. George Washington. Reservations are required and are limited. Please call 227-7310 to reserve a pre-paid seat.

Saturday, August 16-Sunday, August 17

From 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sundays. (Rain or shine), Rehoboth Art League, !2 Dodds Lane, Rehoboth Beach. Click here for more information, or call 302-227-8408.

Saturday, August 16

8:00 pm, Epworth United Methodist Church, Holland Glade Road, Rehoboth Beach. Vocalist will be Sara Ford, pianist-Doug Yetter will present love songs from the musical theater. There will be a "Meet the Artists" reception immediately after the concert. Tickets $20 may be purchased in advance from the church office or at the door.

Wednesday, August 20

Rehoboth Beach Film Society, Cheer Center at Longneck, and BBC Worldwide invite you to a special screening of “Royal Cousins At War” from 1- 2:55 pm. The event will be held in the auditorium at Cheer Center at Long Neck, 26089 Long Neck Road, Millsboro. Join us in marking the Centennial of the start of World War 1 with this intriguing account of three cousins who helped fuel the start of the first global conflict. This event is free to the public but pre-registration is required due to limited seating. You can register online by visiting our website at www.rehobothfilm.com  and clicking the Special Events link. Or you can register in person at Cheer Center at Long Neck by Monday, August 18.  

Thursday, August 21

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.

Friday, August 22

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. 

Saturday, August 23

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.

Thursday, August 28

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

Friday, August 29

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. 

Saturday, September 06

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

Saturday, September 06-Sunday, September 07

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 

Wednesday, September 10-Sunday, September 14

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.

Saturday, September 13

Clear Sapce 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.

Saturday, September 13

10 am-1:00 pm, (Rain date is Sunday, September 14), Medical Arts Building, 18947 John J. Williams Highway, Rehoboth Beach. To benefit the Cancer Support Community Delaware. Wings of Hope . . . A Butterfly Release is a community-wide event in support of all of our Sussex County neighbors who have been touched by cancer. This very special event embodies the Cancer Support Community Delaware’s mission of hope and support. Admission is free and all ages are welcome. Sponsorship and underwriting opportunities are still available. For more contact Lily Gosnear, Special Events Coordinator, at 302-645-9150 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Saturday, September 13

10:00 am -4:00 pm in downtown Georgetown. This is a rain or shine juried art event, and will feature artists & artisans, and area art leagues & art guilds from throughout our region. If you are interested in participating in this exciting arts program, you will find the 2014 Georgetown Art Crawl application with this year’s Rules & Regulations at https://www.georgetowncoc.com/event/community-events/historic-georgetown-art-crawl. The deadline for application to this event is August 1, 2014. Please contact the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce at 302-856-1544 or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions you might have.

Sunday, September 14

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.

Sunday, September 14

10:00 am - 5:oo pm, Canalfront Park, Lewes. 2nd Annual Lewes Dragon Boat Festival benefits the Sussex Academy. 30 teams will race in traditional dragon boats for fun, fitness and fundraising. For more information, www.LewesDragonBoat.com  302-542-6321.

Thursday, September 18-Saturday, September 20

Annual event featuring three nights of showcase perfromances and two days of demo and mentoring sessions, tradeshow, and industry events.  Held at different venues throughout Dewey Beach. Click here for more information, or visit www.deweybeachlife.com

Friday, September 19-Sunday, September 28

Presented by the Possum Point Players, 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown. Friday & Saturday-6pm, Sunday-12:30pm. For information, 302-856-3460. Tickets, 302-856-4560 or www.possumpointplayers.org

Saturday, September 20

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.

Sunday, September 21-Monday, September 22

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.

Friday, September 26-Sunday, October 12

Clear Space Theatre Production, Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Fridays and Saturdays-7pm, Sundays-3pm. September 26 show begins 6pm. Click here for info or tickets.

Friday, September 26-Saturday, September 27

Held at the Rusty Rudder. Elvis performers on two stages.  For more information, visit www.DeweyBeachLife.com

Saturday, September 27
9am to 2pm, RSC Landscaping/East Coast Garden Center, 30366 Cordrey Rd., Millsboro. Join us at 9am for the 5K through the crop rotation "Field of Beans" and after enjoy 16 Mile Beer & Brats, Hayrides & games for all ages. For any questions, please contact Valery Cordrey at 302-945-3489 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. eastcoastgardencenter@gmail.com
Friday, October 03-Sunday, October 05

 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! Info: click here.

Friday, October 03-Sunday, October 05

Owners and their Golden Retrievers hit the beach at Dewey Beach.  For more information, click here.

Saturday, October 04

See the work of the fine artisans of Delaware and the Eastern Shore, listen to festive music, and enjoy a nice lunch. Held at the Lewes Historic Complex, 110 Shipcarpenter Street, Lewes. Click here or call 302-645-7670 for more information.

Saturday, October 04
Saturday, October 04

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.

Sunday, October 05

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

Sunday, October 05

11am-5pm, UD’s Hugh R. Sharp Campus, 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, DE 19958. Family-friendly activities will include an event-wide treasure hunt for answers to questions about the environment and Coast Day exhibits. Children can meet sea-dwelling animals such as horseshoe crabs and dogfish sharks at the critter touch tanks. The event also features live music, vendor displays, and seafood favorites showcased by local chefs at the Crab Cake Cook-Off and the Seafood Chowder Challenge. For more info: Call the University of Delaware Environmental Public Education Office at 302-831-8083, the Delaware Sea Grant Program at 302-645-4234 or e-mail us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Thursday, October 09-Monday, October 13

Enjoy spending time on the beache in Dewey Beach and visiting with other Greyhound owners. Info:  www.Adopt-A-Greyhound.org

Friday, October 10-Sunday, October 12

Rehoboth Beach Convention Center.  Sponsored by All Saints Episcopal Church. More information to come.  302-227-7202 or click here.

Saturday, October 11

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.

Wednesday, October 15

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.

Thursday, October 16-Sunday, October 19

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.

Saturday, October 18

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 

Friday, October 24-Sunday, October 26

Celebrate 25 years! A three-day celebration with parades, contests of all varieties, and much, much more!!
Visit www.beach-fun.com for more information.

Friday, October 24-Sunday, November 02

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.

Saturday, October 25

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.

Sunday, October 26

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.

Saturday, November 01-Sunday, November 02

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.

Wednesday, November 05-Sunday, November 09

Come join us for the seventeen anniversary of the Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival presented by the Rehoboth Beach Film Society. For info, click here or call 302-645-9095.

Friday, November 07

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.

Friday, November 07-Saturday, November 08

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.

Friday, November 14-Sunday, November 16

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.

Friday, November 28

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.

Friday, November 28-Sunday, December 14

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.

Saturday, November 29

Dewey Beach Christmas Tree Lighting. 6:00pm-7:00pm, Dewey Beach. For more information, click here.

Tuesday, December 02

A Rehoboth holiday tradition. Parade is sponsored by the RB Volunteer Fire Dept.
Email for more info: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  For more information, click here.

Tuesday, December 02
6:30pm to 8:30pm, RSC Landscaping/East Coast Garden Center, 30366 Cordrey Rd., Millsboro. Vendors, holiday & hostess gifts paired with a wine tasting.  Back by popular demand, a wreath decorating session will be available too.For any questions, please contact Valery Cordrey at 302-945-3489 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. eastcoastgardencenter@gmail.com
Thursday, December 04

6:00-9:00pm. Holiday-themed program featuring festive décor, music, demonstrations and seasonal refreshments. Zwaanendael Museum, 102 Kings Highway, Lewes. 302-645-1148.

Friday, December 05-Sunday, December 14

Presented by Possum Point Players, 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown. Friday & Saturday shows-7:30pm, Sunday-2pm. For information, 302-856-3460. For tickets, 302-856-4560 or visit www.possumpointplayers.org

Saturday, December 06

7:00am, start location-Rehoboth Beach Bandstand on the Boardwalk and Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. For event information, visit www.RBMarathon.com.

Saturday, December 06

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.

Saturday, December 06


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.

Sunday, December 07

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.

Wednesday, December 31

Dewey Beach's New Year's Eve Celebration. For more information, call 302-228-3701 or visit www.DeweyBusinessPartnership.com

Thursday, January 01

Be part of Dewey Beach history and 'Dew the Dunk', 12:00pm, Dagsworthy Street, Dewey Beach. Party starts at 11:30am. Cost is $25 with New Year's Day registration at the Starboard parking lot or Dagsworthy beach. Click here for more information or call 302-228-3701

 
 
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