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Delaware Calendar of Events

Rockford Tower Free Summer Concert Series

Freeman Stage Schedule

Milton Summer Concerts in The Park Schedule

Stango Park, Summer Concert Series, Lewes

Rehoboth Beach Bandstand Schedule

Wilmington In The Square Lunchtime Summer Concert Series

AUG 23 Bargains on the Broadkill

Annual Bargains on the Broadkill summer festival features over 50 arts and crafts, jewelry, and food vendors. The Great Duck Race offers many cash prizes to the top 25 winners. chamber@historicmilton.com http://www.historicmilton.com/events/event/286-Bargains+on+the+Broadkill.html

AUG 23 15th Annual Broadkill River Canoe & Kayak Race

8:30-Registration, 10am Start. Canoe and Kayak Race with top prize for individual, pair or group with the best costume for recreational, racer, tandem, c4 (or more) and new this year- paddleboard racing! chamber@historicmilton.com http://www.historicmilton.com/events/event/286-Bargains+on+the+Broadkill.html

AUG 24  Broadway Cabaret Night at The Milton Theatre

6pm. Six artists present a variety of popular songs while patrons will also enjoy mouthwatering courses of food by Vintage Pasta at 110 Union Street in Milton. Tickets, visit www.pcade-com

Aug 28  The Farmer & The Chef South

5:30m. The March of Dimes and The Delaware Department of Agriculture present a fundraiser with proceeds going directly to the March of Dimes. The premise of the event is simple, pair local farmers with local chefs. Also this year, performing for your entertainment will be Paul Cullen!
http://www.thefarmerandthechef.com/south/

AUG 28  Rehoboth Beach Historical Society Walking Tour

9-9:45am. Walking Tour includes ocean block historic sites and landmarks and then strolls north on boardwalk. Cost is $10 reservations required. Look for lady with pink umbrella at bandstand. http://rehobothbeachmuseum.org

AUG 29  Lantern Tour of the Dover Green

8:30pm. Join the First State Heritage Park's Candlelit Walking Tours with historical interpreters dressed in colonial attire as they relate the stories of historic Dover. Space Limited. Meet at the John Bell House, 43 The Green. http://www.destateparks.com/park/first-state-heritage/index.asp

AUG 30  Friends of Lewes Public Library Fall Book Sale

9am-3pm. Lewes Public Library, 111 Adams Avenue, Lewes. www.leweslibrary.org

Aug 30-31  CAMP Rehoboth Sundance 2014

8/30, 7-10 pm. The Sundance Auction and Cocktail Buffet with food by Plate Catering, open bar, silent and live auction. 8/31, 8pm, The Sundance with dancing until 2am and open bar all night. Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Avenue. http://www.camprehoboth.com/node/10250

AUG 30  Tales of Slavery Tour

10am-3pm. The First State Heritage Park will host a lantern tour on the topic of Slavery and Freedom. Tours are on the hour, meet at the John Bell House. Fee, space is limited. John Bell House, 43 The Green, Dover. http://visitdover.com/index.php/kentdetour2013/events_article/tales-of-slavery-tour1

AUG 30-31  Labor Day Weekend at Harvest Ridge Winery

11am-8pm. Enjoy wine tastings, wine by the glass, and bottle sales, live music both days from 1-4pm. Saturday’s musical guest is Tony Mown. Sunday’s musical guest is the Jim Rezac. No reservations needed. No fee to enter. Harvest Ridge Winery, 447 Westville Road, Marydel. http://www.harvestridgewinery.com

SEP 1  The Star Spangled Banner: Then and Now

11am and 2pm. Program of America’s national anthem featuring original recordings played on authentic Victor Talking Machines. Museum opens at 9am. Johnson Victrola Museum, 375 S. New Street, Dover. http://history.delaware.gov/museums/jvm/visitors.shtml

SEP 1  Bethany Beach Funeral Parade

4pm. The Downtown Dixieland Band, an ensemble of the Milford Community Band, will provide entertaining Dixieland/Ragtime music at the Bethany Beach Bandstand for the Parade. http://www.milfordcommunityband.org/

SEP 4  Taper Thursdays

11am-2:30pm. Learn to make your own candle and help the plantation dip 200 candles that John Dickinson would have required from his tenants as part of their leases. John Dickinson Plantation, 340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover. http://visitdover.com/index.php/kentdetour2013/events_article/taper-thursdays

SEP 5-7  Amish Art Loop

The Dover Art League with the Dover Public Library and Parke Green Galleries present the Amish Art Loop, a self-directed art tour which will cover parts of Governor’s Ave., Loockerman Street, Federal Street, and State Street. All venues will feature local visual artists. Opening reception: September 5, 5-7 p.m. Governor's Avenue, Loockerman St., Federal Street and State Street, Dover. http://visitdover.com/index.php/kentdetour2013/events_article/amish-art-loop

SEP 6  9th Annual Chocolate Tasting

1- 4pm. Benefiting the Friends of Cape Henlopen State Park, a private, non-profit member-supported organization working cooperatively with the Division of Parks and Recreation and staff of Cape Henlopen State Park. Taste homemade chocolates at the Officer's Club in Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes. Admission: $5 for 6 tastes. http://www.friendsofcapehenlopen.org/

SEP 6  Delaware's 28th Annual Amish Country Bike Tour

7am. The state's largest and most fun cycling event starts and stops at 411 Legislative Avenue in Dover. Register online by 4:30pm on 9/3, or at the event 9/6 from 7-10am. http://www.amishcountrybiketour.com/

SEP 6  9th Annual Best of Milton Auction & Garden Party

Live music, food and drink. Bid on auction items to benefit the Milton Historical Society. www.historicmilton.org

SEP 6  VIA Chicken Plunge

11am- 2pm, Plunge at 1pm. Village Improvement Association's Chicken Plunge. Food, fun, games and prizes (Rain date: Sunday, September 7) benefits the Rehoboth Beach Lifeguard Beach Patrol and outreach to local charities and help to fund scholarships. VIA Clubhouse, Grenoble Street, near the Henlopen Hotel, Rehoboth. http://www.rehobothbeachvia.org/Chicken-Plunge/

SEP 6-7  37th Annual Nanticoke Indian Powwow

Located in the middle of a naturally beautiful wooded area off John J. Williams Highway, approximately 8 miles East of Millsboro, skilled Native American will display trade or sell Native arts and crafts including jewelry, pottery, moccasins, ribbon shirts, shawls, dream catchers, and paintings. http://www.nanticokeindians.org/

Sep 7  Lighthouse Sunset Cruise 2014

5:30pm-7:30pm. Cruise up the canal, out to both Breakwater Light and Harbor of Refuge Light. BYOB and snacks event. Reservations required, call 302-644-7046. $30 per person. Anglers Fishing Center, 213 Anglers Road, Anglers Marina, Lewes. http://www.delawarebaylights.org

SEP 9  Cooking Class: Wine 101 - New Zealand

4-6pm. Learn about the different growing region and techniques used to prepare the wines of new zealand with 6 wine tastes paired with cheese and fruit. Reservations required by 9/5 at Heritage Shores Club, Bridgeville. http://www.heritageshoresgolf.com/calendar/

SEP 10-14  35th Annual Polkamotion By The Ocean

Polkamotion Polka Festival at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth. http://www.rbpolka.com/tickets.html

SEP 11  Taper Thursdays

11am-2:30pm. Learn to make your own candle and help the plantation dip 200 candles that John Dickinson would have required from his tenants as part of their leases. John Dickinson Plantation, 340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover. http://visitdover.com/index.php/kentdetour2013/events_article/taper-thursdays

SEP 12  Fall Gala for the Grounds

6pm. Lewes Historical Society will be the venue for cocktails, dinner by Gary Papp of the Essential Chef as well as dancing to DJ Mullinix with Bill & Sue Goshen Dance pros. $150/pp www.historiclewes.org

SEP 12-13  Chili in the Campground Cook-off

6-8am Camp out and cook up your best chili recipe in the campground at Delaware State Parks in the first-ever Chili in the Campground Cook-Off! Compete for prizes by camping for 2+ nights. On Saturday, prepare your chili for the judges and public to taste at Trap Pond State Park on September 13. http://www.destateparks.com/programs/Special-events/Chili-in-the-campground.asp
Camping Reservations http://delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com/camping/trap-pond-state-park/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=DE&parkId=360122

SEP 13  4th Annual Wings of Hope - A Butterfly Release

10am- 1pm. A Butterfly Release to benefit the Cancer Support Community Delaware. (Rain date is Sunday, September 14). The event will be held at the Medical Arts Building, 18947 John J. Williams Highway in Rehoboth Beach. http://www.cscde.org/upcomingevents

SEP 13  2014 Historic Georgetown Art Crawl

10am -4pm. A rain or shine juried art event, and will feature artists & artisans, and area art leagues & art guilds from throughout our region. https://www.georgetowncoc.com/event/community-events/historic-georgetown-art-crawl

SEP 13  Ladies' Tea Party and Fashion Show

11am- 2pm. Ladies of all ages are invited to a Tea Party and Fashion Show with tea and hor d’oevres served at 11:30 and the fashion show at 12 noon. Tickets $15. Benefits the Lewes Senior Center. Lewes Senior Center Hall, 32083 Janice Road, Lewes. www.lewesseniorcenter.org

SEP 13  Overfalls Lightship Fallfest

Cancelled. http://www.leweschamber.com/event/overfalls-lightship-fallfest

SEP 13  Clear Space Theatere’s 10th Anniversary Gala

6pm. Black Tie & Barefoot with dinner and dancing on the sand at Indian River. Indian River Life Saving Station. http://www.clearspacetheatre.org/

SEP 14  Second Annual Lewes Dragon Boat Festival

The Sussex Academy Foundation is thrilled to host its 2nd Annual Lewes Dragon Boat Festival at the Canalfront Park in downtown Lewes. Created to support the capital campaign for the Sussex Academy, a public charter school that currently serves students in grades 6 through 10 in Sussex County, Delaware, all proceeds go directly to help pay for the campus and buildings of the Sussex Academy. http://lewesdragonboat.com/

SEP 18  Taper Thursdays

11am-2:30pm. Learn to make your own candle and help the plantation dip 200 candles that John Dickinson would have required from his tenants as part of their leases. John Dickinson Plantation, 340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover. http://visitdover.com/index.php/kentdetour2013/events_article/taper-thursdays

SEP 18-20  Dewey Beach Music Conference

11am-2:30pm. Features three nights of showcase performances and two days of demo and mentoring sessions, tradeshow, and industry events. http://www.deweybeachfest.com/dbmc/

SEP 19  Lewes Oktoberfest

4pm- 6:30pm. Live Oompah Band musical entertainment and authentic German dancers' perform at Market Street and Mary Vessels Park in Lewes. http://www.leweschamber.com/event/chamber-events/lewes-oktoberfest

SEP 20  Lewes Artists' Studio Tour

9am-5pm. Twenty-one regionally and nationally acclaimed Lewes artists in nineteen locations will open their studios. The Lewes Artists Studio Tour showcases painting, textiles, photography, drawing, jewelry, pottery, mosaics, wood sculpting and mixed media represent the diversity of their art work. The tour is FREE and you do not need a ticket. http://www.lewesart.com/

SEP 20  Blue Jean Ball

9am- 5pm. The Blue Jean Ball is Autism Delaware's place to be and be seen on the Sussex County social scene. One-of-a-kind live and silent auction items, delicious light fare paired with a specialty drink, and plenty of beer and wine. Dance the night away with Love Seed Mama Jump. Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. http://www.autismdelaware.org/GroupsEvents/BlueJeanBall.aspx

SEP 25  Taper Thursdays

11am-2:30pm. Learn to make your own candle and help the plantation dip 200 candles that John Dickinson would have required from his tenants as part of their leases. John Dickinson Plantation, 340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover. http://visitdover.com/index.php/kentdetour2013/events_article/taper-thursdays

SEP 26-27  Elvis Festival

Rusty Rudder, Dewey Beach. https://www.beach-fun.com/dewey-beach-info/dewey-beach-activities.html

SEP 26-28  Fall Nascar Races at Dover Speedway

9/26 - “Drive Sober 150″ NASCAR K&N Pro Series East, 9/27- NASCAR Nationwide Series, 9/28 - “AAA 400″ NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at the Dover International Speedway, Dover. http://www.doverspeedway.com

SEP 26  Well Strung, The Singing String Quartet

9pm. The Singing String Quartet, back by popular demand with an all new show! Rehoboth Beach Convention Center.
http://www.camprehoboth.com/letters/well-strung.htm

SEP 27  Painting “The Loper Method” with Thomas Del Porte

10am- 3pm. Workshop instructor Thomas Del Porte, oil painter and former student of Edward Loper Sr., will begin by discussing and demonstrating some of the techniques he uses to create his paintings. No experience required. Bring brushes, paints, a small canvas and a brown bag lunch. Biggs Museum of American Art, 406 Federal Street, Dover. http://www.biggsmuseum.org/programs/calendar_september2014.html

SEP 29  Jean and Joan Golf Tournament

The annual Jean & Joan Cancer Fund Golf Tournament has raised more than $380,000 for patient services at Beebe Healthcare's Tunnell Cancer Center in Rehoboth Beach. Held at Kings Creek Country Club, the Tournament has grown into a premiere event and local favorite, attracting dozens of golfers, sponsorships, and auction items. http://www.jeanandjoanfund.org/

OCT 4  Painting “The Loper Method” with Thomas Del Porte

10am- 3pm. Workshop instructor Thomas Del Porte, oil painter and former student of Edward Loper Sr., will begin by discussing and demonstrating some of the techniques he uses to create his paintings. No experience required. Bring brushes, paints, a small canvas and a brown bag lunch. Biggs Museum of American Art, 406 Federal Street, Dover. http://www.biggsmuseum.org/programs/calendar_september2014.html

OCT 5  Celebrity Chefs’ Beach Brunch

11am-2pm. Held at Delaware’s iconic Rusty Rudder in Dewey Beach, Beach Brunchers enjoy food prepared by top area chefs, a live chef cook-off, and an exciting live auction! Great food, drinks and fun to benefit Meals On Wheels Delaware and homebound seniors. Rusty Rudder, 113 Dickinson St, Dewey Beach. http://mealsonwheelsde.org/

OCT 11  2014 Delaware Wine and Beer Festival

12–5pm. "Drink Local, Eat Local, Buy Local at the 5th annual event featuring Delaware's finest wineries, breweries and distilleries at the Delaware Agricultural Museum & Village, 866 N. DuPont Highway, Dover. Admission: $25 in advance includes 10 samples tickets. $35 fee at the door. http://www.delawarewineandbeerfestival.com/

OCT 11  5th Annual A Taste for Art of Southern Delaware

7–10pm. Children & Families First offers a unique creative arts & culinary experience. Beer, wine & martini bar and live music. Independence Hall, 23767 Samuel Adams circle, Millsboro. www.cffde.org

OCT 11-12  Chili in the Campground Cook-off

6am. Camp out and cook up your best chili recipe in the campground at Delaware State Parks in the first-ever Chili in the Campground Cook-Off! Compete for prizes by camping for 2+ nights. On Saturday, prepare your chili for the judges and public to taste at Delaware Seashore State Park on October 11.Event info: http://www.destateparks.com/programs/Special-events/Chili-in-the-campground.asp
Camping Reservations: http://delawarestateparks.reserveamerica.com/camping/delaware-seashore-state-park/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=DE&parkId=360109

OCT 12-18  Kent County Restaurant Week

A celebration for foodies to explore local dishes and dining experiences in Kent County, Delaware. Good news! Kent County Restaurant Week has received the endorsement of the Delaware Culinary Trail! https://www.facebook.com/KentCountyRestaurantWeek

OCT 18  9th Annual Wine, Beer & Cheese Tasting

4-6pm. Friends of Cape Henlopen State Park, a private, non-profit member-supported organization working cooperatively with the Division of Parks and Recreation and staff of Cape Henlopen State Park offering wine cheese and beer tastings at the Officer's Club in CHSP. Admission: $20 in advance and $24 at the door. Tickets available at the CHSP Park Office, Lewes Chamber of Commerce and R & L Liquors in Lewes or call (302) 858-6127. http://www.friendsofcapehenlopen.org/

OCT 18  Fall Into Jazz Concert

7pm. Celebrating the heartbeat of America’s Music, this year’s headliner is the godfather of neo-soul, vibraphonist Roy Ayers. Also appearing Javon Jackson. DSU E&H Theatre, Dover. Tickets: www.desu.edu/FallintoJazz/

OCT 18  Coastal Concerts: Leon Bates & Portland String Quartet

7pm. Famed pianist Leon Bates joining the Portland String Quartet promises to be a remarkable evening of music. Bethel United Methodist Church Hall, 4th & Market Streets, Lewes. https://www.coastalconcerts.org/leon-bates-a-portland-string-quartet-october-18-2014-7-pm.html

OCT 25  Annual Bird Seed Sale/Pick Up

9am- 1pm. Friends of Cape Henlopen State Park, a private, non-profit member-supported organization working cooperatively with the Division of Parks and Recreation and staff of Cape Henlopen State Park offers advance bird seed order forms at the Park Office, the Seaside Nature Center or by calling 302-858-6127. Pick up seed at the CHSP Maintenance Garage in CHSP, Lewes. http://www.friendsofcapehenlopen.org/

Oct 24-26  25th Annual Sea Witch Festival

25th Annual Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddler's Festival. Rehoboth Beach. https://www.beach-fun.com/sea-witch-halloween-fiddlers-festival.html

NOV1-2  Rehoboth Art League’s Annual Holiday Fair - Fine Craft Show

10am-4pm. Rehoboth Art League hosts its Annual Holiday Fair - Fine Craft Show with over 30 artisans displaying and selling their work right in time for the holidays! http://www.rehobothartleague.org/engage/annual-holiday-fair.html

NOV 1  27th Annual Beebe Ball

6-11pm. Join the fun on the Orient Express! Black-tie, event includes cocktail hour, silent and live auctions followed by a seated formal dinner and dancing with Big City Band. Proceeds directly benefit Beebe Healthcare. http://www.beebefoundation.org/event/annual-beebe-ball

NOV 6  7TH Annual Stock Up For Seniors

6:30-9pm. Stock up this fall on premier kitchenware essentials while supporting Delaware’s homebound seniors at Stock Up For Seniors at the Emile Henry Warehouse. Open only once a year, guests get first access to the Emile Henry Warehouse to shop top brands including Emile Henry, Mauviel 1830, Rösle , Lekue, and Duralex at up to 80% off regular pricing. 5% of the warehouse sale proceeds support Meals On Wheels Delaware. Emile Henry Warehouse in New Castle. http://mealsonwheelsde.org/events/stock-up-for-seniors/

NOV 5-9  Rehoboth Beach Film Festival

The five-day Festival showcases American and international features, documentaries, and shorts films; informative seminars, opportunities to converse with celebrity guests, as well as special events at the Movies at Midway, Lewes. http://www.rehobothfilm.com/festival.html

NOV 12  Cooking Class: Enhancing your Thanksgiving Feast

2-4pm. Demonstration on Exciting Side Dishes to Enhance Your Thanksgiving Meal. Reservations required by 11/8 at Heritage Shores Club, Bridgeville. http://www.heritageshoresgolf.com/calendar/

NOV 15  Annual Christmas Boutique and Book Fair

9am–3pm. Crafts, sweatshirts, T-shirts, food and homemade baked goods will be available at the Officer's Club in CHSP, Lewes. More information, call (302) 858-6127. All proceeds benefit Cape Henlopen State Park. http://www.friendsofcapehenlopen.org/

NOV 22 Coastal Concerts: Prism Saxophone Quartet

2pm. The saxophone will be highlighted by four virtuosos on this unique and versatile instrument. Bethel United Methodist Church Hall, 4th & Market Streets, Lewes. https://www.coastalconcerts.org/prism-saxophone-quartet-november-22-2014-2-pm.html

Still Looking?? Visit These Sites For More things To Do

State of Delaware Tourism
http://www.visitdelaware.com/things-to-do/event-calendar/

VisitWilmingtonDE.com
http://www.visitwilmingtonde.com/visitors-and-residents/calendar-of-events/

Beach-Net
http://www.beach-net.com/events/

Southern Delaware Tourism
http://www.visitsoutherndelaware.com/events/3028561818

Delaware Scene
http://www.delawarescene.com/feature.php?id=15

North DelaWhere Everything's Happening

http://northdelawhere.happeningmag.com/

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