Great dates in your future

 

Due to the recent coronavirus outbreak, it would be best to make contact with the phone numbers, or visit the websites provided, for up-to-date details for the following events listed in these sections.

 

Through October

Living History in Residence programs, sponsored by the Lewes Historical Society. Seaport Saturdays at the Cannonball House, 118 Front St., 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Victorian First Fridays at the Lewes History Museum, 101 Adams Ave. Free with admission to the facilities. The museum program is also available digitally. Info: 645-7670 or historiclewes.org  

Through June

Loopin’ for the Library, to benefit the Lewes Public Library. Bicyclists register, then ride at least 20 miles — outside or indoors, on a stationary bike — through the month. Riders can form teams, and can solicit sponsorships to earn more money for the library. Prizes and raffles. Info: lewes.lib.de.us

Saturdays

Open house at the Delaware Seaside Railroad Club, 32442 Royal Blvd., Dagsboro. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Masks required. Info: delawareseasiderailroadclub.comrailroadclub.com or 945-1627. Note: A full view of the club’s layout is available on the website.

June 2

A Zoom conversation with Lisa Dawn Angerame, author of “The Vegan ABCs Cookbook: Easy and Delicious Plant-Based Recipes Using Exciting Ingredients — From Aquafaba to Zucchini.” Sponsored by the Lewes Public Library. 5 to 6 p.m. Free, but pre-registration required. For information about this and other activities at the library: lewes.lib.de.us

First of this summer’s concerts in Memorial Park, Milton.7 p.m. Free. Concerts continue every Wednesday through Labor Day. Info: 684-4110 or milton.delaware.gov

Walking tours of Rehoboth Beach, sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Historical Society. Two-hour tours, starting at 10 a.m. $10. Reservations required. Info: rehobothbeachmuseum.org or 227-7310

June 3

Opening day for the summer season at the Bethany Beach bandstand, on the boardwalk at Garfield Parkway. 7:30 p.m. Free. Info: townofbethanybeach.combethanybeach.com

June 4

Queer Queens of Qomedy, at the Milton Theatre. Featuring New York comic Michele Balan, local Fay Jacobs, host Poppy Champlin and fledgling comic Ann Singleton. 8 p.m. Info: miltontheatre.com

Tour 684. Milton businesses will host artisans and vendors that typically would be at the Milton Farmers Market, not operating this year. 3 to 7 p.m. Info: the Tour684 Facebook page

June 4, 5 and 6 

“The Vagina Monologues” at Clear Space Theatre, Rehoboth Beach. Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Info: 227-2270 or clearspacetheatre.org

June 5

Andy & Opie Fishing Tournament, in Milton Memorial Park. Open to children 17 and younger, accompanied by adults. Registration starts at 8 a.m., fishing from 9 a.m. to noon and winners announced at 1 p.m. Food trucks on site. Free. Info: getkidshooked.com

Cape Farm and Garden Tour, to raise money for area food banks. At three venues: Lavender Fields at Warrington Manor near Milton, Mill Pond Garden on Red Mill Pond near Lewes, and the Shimizu Garden in Lewes. 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Tickets required and will be allocated to allow the gardens to meet COVID restrictions. Masks required. Info: millpondgarden.com

“High Noon: Tribute to LynyrdSkynyrd” at the Milton Theatre, Milton. 8 p.m. For information about this and other events at the theater: miltontheatre.com or 684-3038

National Trails Day at Cape Henlopen State Park near Lewes. Sponsored by the park’s friends group. Volunteers clean up park trails. 9 a.m. to noon. Info: friendsofcapehenlopen.org or 858-6127

Seaside Craft Show, sponsored by the Bethany Beach Cultural and Historical Affairs Committee. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the boardwalk in Bethany Beach. Free. Info: townofbethanybeach.com

Sunset cruise on the Delaware Bay, hosted by the Delaware River and Bay Lighthouse Foundation. 7 to 9 p.m. Bring your own drinks and snacks. Reservations required and shutterbugs welcome. Info: delawarebaylights.org or 644-7046

June 5 and 6

Crush Out Cancer, a fundraiser to benefit critical programming at the Cancer Support Community Delaware. At participating restaurants throughout the state. Info: 645-9150 or cancersupportdelaware.orgdelaware.org

Mid-Atlantic Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival. Sponsored by the Lewes Historical Society, at the historical society campus, Lewes. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Featuring nearly 50 artists who work with sea glass, as well as wood, photography, paints, ceramics, metal and sculpture. Live music and food. Info: historiclewes.org or 645-7670

June 7

First Movie Night for the summer in Bethany BeachAt dusk, on the beach off Garfield Parkway. Free. Info: townofbethanybeach.com or 539-8011

June 8 

Country Current, the U.S. Navy’s country-music band, performs in Stango Park, Lewes, in the first of a series of Tuesday evening summertime concerts. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 645-7777, ci.lewes.de.us or the City of Lewes Parks and Recreation Facebook page

Truckin’ Tuesdays in Milton. Food trucks will be parked in the Milton Historical Society parking lot, 210 Union St., from 6 to 8 p.m. Info: historicmilton.com

Virtual monthly meeting of the 12-09 Coast Guard Auxiliary. 7 p.m. Info: paddlesports@hotmail.com or (610) 256-4152

June 9, 16 and 23

Classic movies, in John West Park, Ocean View. Starting at dusk. Info: oceanviewde.com

The Coastal Towns Historic Village in Ocean View opens for tours at 7:30 p.m. Free. Info: ovhistoricalsociety.org

June 11

Great Futures Gala, to benefit the expansion project at the Boys & Girls Club Oak Orchard/ Riverdale. 6:30 p.m. at the Peninsula Golf and Country Club near Millsboro. Info: 945-3350 or greatfuturesgalade.com

Love Seed Mama Jump kicks off the summer season at the Rehoboth Beach bandstand with a concert starting at 8 p.m. Free. For information about this and other bandstand performances: rehobothbandstand.com or 644-2288

June 11 and 25 

Rehoboth Folk Jam. Virtual, sponsored by the Metropolitan Community Church of Rehoboth. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or the MCCR Folk Jam Facebook page

June 12

Chicken and fried fish dinner. 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rising Sun Lodge, 516 Chestnut St., Milton. Benefits the lodge’s scholarship fund. Info: 645-5574

June 15

Virtual monthly meeting of the 12-02 Coast Guard Auxiliary. 7 p.m. The group offers safe-boating lessons and boat inspections. Info: (973) 222-4028 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

June 16

Opening day for afternoon tours of the Coastal Towns Historic Village in Ocean View. Free. 1 to 3 p.m. Masks required. The village will be open Wednesdays through Aug. 25. Info: ovhistoricalsociety.org

Walking tours of Rehoboth Beach, sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Historical Society. Two-hour tours, starting at 10 a.m. $10. Reservations required. Info: rehobothbeachmuseum.org or 227-7310

June 17

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Man & Woman of the Year Delaware Grand Finale Gala. A virtual event this year, open to the public at no charge. 6:30 to 8 p.m. For information and to register: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

June 18

Notes on the Beach, a bass and piano duo, performs “A Musical Journey Down Broadway: The Modern Era.” Via Zoom, sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Public Library. 7 to 9 p.m. Free. For information about this and other events at the library: rehoboth.lib.de.us 

June 18 and 25

Cold War Bike Tours. At Fort Miles in Cape Henlopen State Park near Lewes. Participants will ride along with a park historian and learn about the Cold War relics in the fort and park. Bikes not provided. Children 10 and older welcome, with a paying adult. For information or to register: 644-5007

June 19

Lewes Garden Tour. Featuring private and public gardens. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A garden market will be set up in Zwaanendael Park. Info: 645-8073 or leweschamber.com

Old Timer’s Day Classic Car & Truck Show, along Church Street, Selbyville.Food and craft vendors, entertainment, children’s games.8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. Info: 539-2100 or bethany-fenwick.org

Starry Night Opera, featuring the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra and singers with the Washington Opera Society. At The Freeman Stage at Bayside, west of Fenwick Island. 7 p.m. For information about this and other performances: freemanstage.org or 436-3015

Tours of the historic Abbott’s Mill, near Milford. Each tour is 45 minutes, starting at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. COVID restrictions apply. For information about this and other events at the mill: delawarenaturesociety.org or 422-0847

Wings of Hope, A Butterfly Release, to benefit the Cancer Support Community Delaware. 9 to 11 a.m. at Stango Park in Lewes. COVID-friendly activities and demonstration. Free. Info: 645-9150 or cancersupportdelaware.org

June 19 and 20 

Delaware Resorts 2021 Spring Home Expo, at Hudson Fields near Milton. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Exhibitors as well as gifts and food trucks. Free. Info: 236-0857 or deexpos.com

June 22 

Truckin’ Tuesdays in Milton. Food trucks will be parked in the Milton Historical Society parking lot, 210 Union St., from 6 to 8 p.m. Info: historicmilton.com

June 26 and 27

Kids Catch-All, fishing tournament for children and teens, 3 to 18, at the Indian River Marina. Kids can fish by boat or land, in the ocean, bay or Indian River Inlet. Fishing Saturday and Sunday, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Weigh-ins Saturday, 3 to 6:30 p.m., and Sunday, 3 to 6 p.m., with dinner served afterward. Benefits the Lyme Disease Association of Delmarva. Info: kidscatchall.com or 227-3071

June 27, 28 and 29

HIV testing, sponsored by CAMP Rehoboth, Rehoboth Beach, in honor of National HIV Testing Day. Sunday at CAMP Rehoboth, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at various sites throughout the county. Free, but call for appointments. Info: 227-5620, camprehoboth.com or salvatore@camprehoboth.com

June 28

First of the season Monday Night Movie in Dewey Beach. 8:30 p.m. Movies will be shown on the beach every Monday through Aug. 16. Info: beach-fun.com

June 29

Kickoff of the summer season at Clear Space Theatre, Rehoboth Beach.Showgoers can choose from three plays, “Mamma Mia,” which opens June 29, “Priscilla Queen of the Desert,” which opens July 1, and “The Sound of Music,” which opens July 7. Shows every day but Sunday at 7:30 p.m. as well as most Saturdays at 2 p.m. Info: 227-2270 or clearspacetheatre.org

June 30

First of the season’s bonfires on the sand at Dagsworthy Avenue in Dewey Beach. 7 to 9 p.m. Donations accepted, and $1 will buy you a jumbo marshmallow to roast. Info: beach-fun.com

July 1 through 14

Cottage Tour, sponsored by the Rehoboth Art League.A virtual tour this year, due to the pandemic, and featuring 10 area homes. Ticket holders will be able to watch video tours of the homes as many times as they want. Info: rehobothartleague.org or 227-8408

July 4

Opening of “Christopher Peterson’s Eyecons: Thank You Tour,” at Clear Space Theatre, Rehoboth Beach. 9 p.m. Show continues on Saturdays and Sundays through Labor Day weekend. Info: 227-2270 or clearspacetheatre.org