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.



Tests for HIV, at CAMP Rehoboth, Rehoboth Beach. Free, but call to make an appointment. Those being tested must wear masks. On June 27, National HIV Testing Day, testing will go from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with no appointments required. Info: 227-5620, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Yoga in the Park with Dimitra Yoga. 8 to 9 a.m. at the Lewes Canalfront Park. Participants should provide their own mats and towels. Free. Info: 645-2795 or


Movie nights on the beach. At Dagsworthy Avenue in Dewey Beach at 8:30 p.m. Free. Info: 227-2233 or


Concerts in Stango Park on Kings Highway in Lewes. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 645-7777 or


Bonfires on the beach, on Dagsworthy Avenue in Dewey Beach. 7 to 9 p.m. Free; bring your own marshmallows. Or for $1, buy a marshmallow and rent a roasting stick. Info: 227-2233 or

Zumba in the Park with Kelly. 6 to 7 p.m. at the Lewes Canalfront Park. Free. Info: 645-7777, ext. 100, or


Organ recitals at All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Rehoboth Beach, featuring organist and parish director of music, Jackson Borges. Recorded live and available for viewing on the church’s website. Starting at 12:15 p.m. and lasting about 45 minutes. Info: 227-7202 or


Children’s Theatre Series at Clear Space Theatre, Rehoboth Beach. Aug. 1, 15 and 29, “Heroic Hercules.” Aug. 8 and 22, “Cinderella.” All performances at 11 a.m. $5. Info: 227-2270 or

Introduction to Lewes: A Maritime Destination. A tour of town sponsored by the Lewes Historical Society. 10 a.m. $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 and younger and students. For information about this and other tours sponsored by the historical society: or 645-7670

Open house at the Delaware Seaside Railroad Club, 32442 Royal Blvd., Dagsboro. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors limited to six at a time, under coronavirus guidelines, and must wear masks. Info: or 945-1627

Monday through Saturday

The summer season at Clear Space Theatre, Rehoboth Beach. Showgoers can choose from three plays, “Sister Act,” “La Cage Aux Folles” and “Cabaret.” All shows start at 7:30 p.m. $17 to $32. Info: 227-2270 or

July 23

Cinema by the Canal. Movies at Lewes Canalfront Park, starting at dusk. Free. July 9, “Jumanji.” July 23, “Goonies.” Info: 645-2795 or

July 25

Harbor of Refuge Lighthouse tours, sponsored by the Delaware River & Bay Lighthouse Foundation. The boat will leave from the Cape May-Lewes Ferry terminal at noon and at 1:15 p.m. and go to the lighthouse, which participants will be able to tour from bottom to top. For people ages 12 and older. $80, $70 for foundation members. Info: or 542-4432

July 30

Concerts by the Canal, at Lewes Canalfront Park. July 16, Comfort Zone. July 30, the 19th Street Band. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 645-2795 or

August 1

Living History in Residence, a monthly program at the Lewes Historical Society Complex, Shipcarpenter Square. This month’s focus: Suffragists of Lewes. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Info: or 645-7670

Wings of Hope, A Butterfly Release, to benefit the Cancer Support Community Delaware. 9 a.m. to noon at the Tunnell Cancer Care Center, Route 24 near Midway. Children’s games, food and entertainment. Monarch butterflies will be released around noon. Free. Info: 645-9150 or

August 6

Cinema by the Canal, in Lewes Canalfront Park. “The Emperor’s New Groove.” Film starts at dusk. Free. Info: 645-2795, or the park’s Facebook page

August 7, 8, 9 and 15

Summer Vibes Fest, in Dewey Beach and Rehoboth Beach. Including the Zap Pro/Amateur World Championships of Skimboarding in Dewey Beach, Aug. 7, 8 and 9; and the Rehoboth Amateur Skate Jam on Aug. 15 at the Epworth Skate Park near Rehoboth Beach. Info: 227-4011 or

August 8

Chicken and fried fish dinner. 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rising Sun Lodge, 516 Chestnut St., Milton. $12. Benefits the lodge’s scholarship fund. Info: 645-5574

Old Timer’s Day Classic Car Show and Family Festival. The 63rd annual. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. along Church Street in Selbyville. Food vendors, live music, children’s activities, and a beer tent. Info:

August 11

Trivia Night, sponsored by the Milton Historical Society. A virtual event, on the society’s website. Info:

August 13 and 27

Concerts by the Canal, in Lewes Canalfront Park. Aug. 13, Indian River Band, Aug. 27, Mike Hines and the Look. 7 p.m. Free. Info: 645-2795, or the park’s Facebook page

August 14

Celebrating 100 Years: Revisiting the Women’s Suffrage Movement. Part of the Lewes Historical Society’s monthly speaker series. Featuring historian and writer Lora Englehart. 7 p.m. at the Lewes History Museum. Free. Info: 645-7670 or

August 15

The Atlantic Cup, a rugby tournament at Cape Henlopen State Park near Lewes. Sponsored by the Wilmington Rugby Football Club. Info:

August 20

Play in the Park, with the Rehoboth Children’s Summer Theatre’s presentation of “Peter Pan.” 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Lewes Canalfront Park. Attendees should bring a blanket or chair. Free. Info: 645-2795, or the park’s Facebook page

August 22 and 23

Bargains on the Broadkill, with arts, crafts, jewelry, food and the Great Duck Race. In downtown Milton. Info: 684-1101 or

August 29

Beach BBQ, to benefit Children’s Beach House. At the beach house, 1800 Bay Ave., Lewes. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. $100. Info: 645-9184 or

Paddlefest, at Delaware Seashore State Park south of Dewey Beach. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Paddle 4 miles along the Rehoboth Bay shoreline. Interpretive stops along the way. Bring your own kayak, or rent from Coastal Kayak ( No after-party this year, due to coronavirus. Info:

August 30

Kickoff of Sundance 2020: United in Love. 6 p.m. The annual benefit for CAMP Rehoboth will be a virtual event this year, due to the coronavirus. Goes through the evening of Sept. 5. Info: 227-5620 or