Celebrating the Fourth of July in Bethany Beach, Lewes & Rehoboth Beach

 

Independence Day in the Delaware Beaches

 

Smalltown celebrations are happening up and down the Delaware Beaches.

Small-town celebrations are happening up and down the Delaware Beaches.

 

If you are traveling through the Delaware Beaches for the Fourth of July, you are in for a special treat! These cozy communities know how to do Independence Day. Enjoy charming community celebrations, amazing live performances and of course spectacular fireworks displays. Whether you’re a local or a visitor to these shores, here is your guide to the best places to celebrate the Fourth.

 

BETHANY BEACH

 

Fourth of July Celebration
WHEN: Monday, July 4, starting at noon
WHERE: Downtown Bethany Beach
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Starting at noon, come down to Bethany Beach for an old fashion, Independence Day parade. The parade starts at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Garfield Parkway.

Then at 7:30 p.m., enjoying a rousing concert by the Army National Guard Band, followed by amazing fireworks at dusk.

 

LEWES

 

Fun for the whole family at Lewes' Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration!

Fun for the whole family at Lewes’ Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration!

Lewes’ Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration
WHEN: Monday, July 4, starting at 9 a.m.
WHERE: Locations throughout Lewes, DE
PHONE: 302-645-8073
WEBSITE

The day starts out with old fashioned games for kids on Second Street. Then the annual Boat Parade will cast off from the Roosevelt Inlet to Fisherman’s Wharf starting at 1:30 p.m.

Finally, at 5 p.m. get ready for the famous Doo-Dah Parade! Grab a hula-hoop, a kazoo or whatever brings out your goofy spirit, and join in the parade. No registration necessary!

 

REHOBOTH BEACH

 

Downtown Rehoboth Beach – Concert & Fireworks!
WHEN: Sunday, July 3, from 8–11 p.m.
WHERE: Rehoboth Beach Bandstand • 1 Rehoboth Avenue & Boardwalk
PHONE: 302-227-2772
WEBSITE

Rehoboth Beach is starting their festivities early! Come enjoy the Funsters in concert. Then stick around for an amazing display of fireworks, visible up and down the boardwalk.

 

Fireworks over the water

 

United States Navy Concert Band
WHEN: Monday, July 4, from 8—9:15 p.m.
WHERE: Rehoboth Beach Bandstand • 1 Rehoboth Avenue & Boardwalk
WEBSITE

What better way to celebrate Independence Day then with a rousing, patriotic performance? Get in the spirit at this free concert.