Weekly Beach Newsletter …….. Enjoy Life at the Beach!!


Enjoy your weekend!   Week of September 22nd

 “Don’t save things for a special occasion. Every day of your life is a special occasion.”– Author Unknown

Saturday, September 23, 8 am
Tour de Sussex 4th Annual Bike Ride
The Workforce Development and Community Education Division at Delaware Technical Community College Owens Campus has developed a wonderful opportunity for non-residents and residents alike to see all Sussex County has to offer through the premier cycling event. Riders will journey through the charming towns of Georgetown, Milton, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, and Laurel.  Ride to support the community: Proceeds from the event will provide scholarships for Workforce Development students.  Delaware Tech, Owens Campus, 21179 College Drive Georgetown. Mass Start at 8 a.m.- Rain or Shine.

Saturday, September 23, 8 am – 12 pm
Lewes Farmers Market
Spring/Summer location is George H.P Smith Park, Corner of Dupont & Johnson Avenues through Sept 30.  Richard A. Shields Elementary School parking lot (fall market location), Savannah Road & Sussex Drive Oct 7 – Nov 18

Saturday, September 23, 9 am – 1 pm
Riverwalk Farmers’ Market Downtown Milford
South Walnut Street at Riverwalk Park, through October 3rd

Saturday September 23rd
Harvest Festival At East Coast Garden Center

  • Beer & Brats by RSC Landscaping
  • Workshop: “Fall Is The Best Time For Planting”
  • Full availability of your favorite fall products: Pumpkins, Gourds, Mums, Straw, Corn, Combination Planters, Bulbs
  • Fall Crop Vegetables (broccoli, cabbage, kale, lettuce, beets, carrots, etc.)
  • Seasonal Interest Trees, Perennial & Shrubs
  • Kids Activities: Face Painting, Pumpkin Painting, Hayrides

Saturday, September 23, 9 am – 5 pm
Native Plant Sale
Inland Bays Garden Center, 38320 Muddy Neck Rd., Frankford. Contact 539-1839.

Saturday, September 23, 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Coastal Predator Adventure at the Cape Henlopen State Park
Get wet and help collect some of the predators that live in the Delaware Bay. Discover how these hunters have a knack for finding snacks. Secure footwear required, no flip-flops! For ages 5 and up with a paying adult. Limit 30. *Pre-registration required* by calling (302) 645-6852. $5 per person.

Saturday, September 23, 10 am – 5 pm
ReStore Outdoor Marketplace
Antiques, fine arts, crafts, jewelry, food vendors, and more! At the Lewes ReStore on Rt 9.

Saturday, September 23, 11 am – 12 pm
Discover Battery 519 at Cape Henlopen State Park
Construction of Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person.

Saturday, September 23, 12 pm – 4 pm
Brews by the Bay
Big Chill Beach Club, 27099 Coastal Hwy., Bethany. Cost is $50, includes unlimited beer samples, live music. Go to delawarebrewersguild.org. 

Saturday, September 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Schroeder: An Artist at Fort Miles
Join our historic interpreters for an insightful analysis of some of Howard Schroeder’s popular wartime artwork. Schroeder captured many sights and scenes of military life at Fort Miles in WWII, including scenes of his own duties as a Coast Artillery Mine planter. For ages 13 and up with an adult. Limit of 12. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 645-6852. $5 per person.

Saturday, September, 2 pm – 3 pm
Discover Battery 519 at Cape Henlopen State Park
Construction of Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person.

Saturday, September 23, 5 pm – 9 pm
Delaware Seashore State Park 50th Anniversary Celebration
Come join the “Celebration of the Inlet” on Saturday, September 23, which is the final event of a special 50th anniversary series of celebrations.  The festivities will begin at 5 p.m. at the North Inlet Day Area.  Chorduroy Band, a local Delaware favorite, will preform from 5-8 p.m.  Food trucks from Rosenfelds Jewish Deli and Zogg’s Sea Hogg will serve food for purchase from 5-8 p.m.  There will also be a bonfire from 6:30-9:30 p.m., and guided bridge hikes at 7, 8 and 9 p.m.  FREE!

Saturday, September 23, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Battery 519 Lantern Tour at Cape Henlopen State Park
In 1943, World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress and what World War II turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. For ages 10 and older with a paying adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling (302) 644-5007. $5 per person.

Saturday, September 23, 7 pm
Divine Tasting for Community Resource Center
A wine-, beer- and food-tasting fundraising event for the Community Resources Center is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 23 at St. Jude the Apostle Church, 152 Tulip Drive, Lewes. Fine wines and craft beers paired with food tastings from Palate will be featured. This event has expanded this year to include craft beers and a silent auction. Food will be prepared by Gary and Lorraine Papp, of Palate Bistro & Catering in Rehoboth Beach, and the Essential Chefs Catering. Wine and craft beer will be provided by R&L Liquors of Lewes. The Community Resource Center in Rehoboth Beach was created in 2011 to serve as a centralized location to help the needs of eastern Sussex County residents facing crisis, regardless of race, sexual orientation or religious affiliation. Tickets are $60 per person and are available at divinetasting.eventbrite.com.

Sunday, September 24, 8 am – 11 am
Birding Field Trip
Led by volunteer birding guides, beginner and experienced bird watchers will enjoy observing and learning about the bird species frequenting the refuge at this time of year.  Come prepared for the weather and expect to walk up to a mile.  Bring your binoculars, a field guide, and spotting scope (the leader will have spotting scopes also). Binoculars will be available to borrow. Meet at the refuge office. Trips are free, open to the public, and last approximately three hours.  Pre-registration is required by calling the refuge office at (302) 684-8419. 

Sunday, September 24, 12 pm – 3 pm
Farmer’s Market at Nassau Valley Vineyards
32165 Winery Way, Lewes.  Sundays now through September 24th! Over 20 vendors, live music, winery tours, tastings, art gallery, and sangria bar!

Sunday, September 24, 5 pm – 9 pm
Cat Rescue Fundraiser at The Forgotten Mile Ale House
This will be a buffet to benefit “Just Us” Cat Rescue.  Buffet style dinner for only $15 (cash only please) and $5 of that will to go to the Rescue.  50/50 raffle tickets.

Monday, September 25 – November 13
Beebe Healthcare will offer free flu clinics for the community.
Vaccinations will be provided to adults only — 18 and older — at the clinics. Parents should contact their children’s physician or the Division of Public Health for information about pediatric vaccinations.  Beebe will host a free flu clinic at the Medical Center, 424 Savannah Road, Lewes, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays from Sept. 25 through Nov. 13. 
Additional flu vaccination clinics are set for:

— Noon to 3 p.m. Sept. 27, Lewes Senior Center, 32083 Janice Road, Lewes.

— 2- 5 p.m. Oct. 4, Beebe Lab Express – Millville, 32550 Doc’s Place.

— 1:30-6 p.m. Oct. 5, Camp Rehoboth, 37 Baltimore Ave., Rehoboth Beach.

— 2-5 p.m. Oct. 11, Beebe Lab Express, 21635 Biden Ave., Georgetown.

— 2-5 p.m. Oct. 12, Beebe Lab Express, 28538 DuPont Blvd., Millsboro.

— 8-10 a.m. Oct. 13, Rehoboth Beach Police Department, hosted at Rehoboth Beach Fire Co., 219 Rehoboth Ave.

— 4-7 p.m. Oct. 16, Ocean View Veterans of Foreign Wars, Mason Dixon Post 7234, 29265 Marshy Hope Way.

Tuesday, September 26, 11 am – 2 pm (note the new time!)
Rehoboth Beach Farmers’ Market
Grove Park, Rehoboth Avenue (adjacent to Lighthouse Circle)(through Oct)

Thursday, September 28, 6 pm – 9 pm
Cocktails Curing Cancer Event
Giving back never tasted so good!  Join us for a night of delicious food, great music, and, of course….delicious cocktails!  Proceeds from the event will support Beebe’s Tunnell Cancer Center. Price of the ticket includes heavy appetizers from Big Fish Grill. Drinks will be for purchase with one signature drink that will provide funding back to Cocktails Curing Cancer. The night includes Music by The Stims, Live Auction, Raffle (Open Now and Drawn that Night), Photo Area and Message Board.  NEW THIS YEAR: Be a VIP! Ticket includes early access, special reception, one signature cocktail, gift bag and more.  Big Fish Grill, 30415 Cedar Neck Rd, Ocean View.  Lisa Condon  lisa@redsapphireconsulting.com  Ticket Price – $45.00, VIP Ticket Price – $75.00       


Saturday September 30th, 9 am – 4 pm
2017 Lewes Fall Craft Fair
Fall in Lewes means the Summer Craft Fair brought to you by The Lewes Historical Society. The 2017 Fall Craft Fair is on Saturday, September 30, from 9:00am until 4:00pm at the Historic Campus at Second & Shipcarpenter Streets in downtown Lewes.  Admission to the festival is $5 per person each day, to be paid at the gate; children under 12 are free. Proceeds from this event will benefit educational and preservation programs at The Lewes Historical Society.

Saturday September 30th, 11 am – 3 pm
Annual Boast the Coast Maritime Festival
The Boast the Coast activities in 1812 Park and at the City Dock begin at 11 a.m. Other events taking place that day include the Historic Lewes Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to Noon at Shields Elementary School parking lot, Lewes Historical Society Craft Show at their complex from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Lewes in Bloom Fall Plant Sale on Second Street in front of Citizens Bank beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Zwaanendael Museum Maritime Program at 2 p.m. and the Historic District Merchants’ Fall Sidewalk Sale from 10 – 5 p.m.

Saturday October 14th, 9 am – 12 pm
Scrapbooking Supplies and Craft Supplies Yard Sale in Dover
A unique Yard Sale of scrapbooking supplies and craft supplies will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 9 AM to 12 noon at the UD Paradee Center, 69 Transportation Circle, Dover, Delaware. The event is sponsored by the Kent County 4-H Exchange Group to help raise money to support hosting an interstate exchange student program. Rent a space to sell your unwanted scrapbooking and craft supplies for $20 per space which includes two tables and chairs. Stop by and shop for excellent deals at yard sale prices! Food will be available throughout the day by the 4-H Exchange Group. For more information about the event, please contact Lynn Wilkins at 302-222- 0257 or the Kent County Extension Office at 302-730- 4000.

Saturday October 21st
Inaugural Barn Festival and Second Annual Barn Dance
Save the date! Southern Delaware Therapeutic Riding Barn Festival from 10 am – 4 pm and Barn Dance from 6 pm – 11 pm!

Saturday December 2, 6 pm – 10 pm
First Annual Delaware SPCA Animal Lovers FUR BALL!

SATURDAY 8 am – 12 pm Historic Lewes Farmers Market

SATURDAY 9 am – 1 pm Riverwalk Farmers’ Market Downtown Milford

SUNDAY 12 pm – 3 pm Nassau Valley Vineyards Farmers’ Market

TUESDAY 11 am – 2 pm Rehoboth Beach Farmers’ Market

FRIDAY 3 pm – 6 pm Milton Farmers’ Market




Lewes, Delaware Single Family Homes

Lewes Condos/Townhomes


Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Single Family Homes

Rehoboth Beach Condos/Townhomes


Dewey Beach, Delaware Single Family Homes

Dewey Beach, Delaware Condos / Townhomes


Bethany Beach, Delaware Single Family Homes

Bethany Beach Condos/Townhomes


Fenwick Island, Delaware Single Family Homes

Fenwick Island Condos/Townhomes

For other properties, including those in other towns, and to search by communities, visit www.MyBeachAgent.com/advanced-search/