Labor Day Weekend 2019

Things to Do Labor Day Weekend in the Delaware Beaches

Labor Day is the unofficial end to summer. The holiday, honoring the American labor movement, is a day off work for many in the country. This may be one of the last chances to hit the beach with the whole family before the kids go back to school. Celebrate with a long weekend of fun or leisurely events and activities near Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Dewey Beach, Fenwick Island and Lewes.

Labor Day Weekend Events in the Delaware Beaches

No matter where you are, from Rehoboth Beach to Fenwick Island, family fun abounds. Throughout the area, you’ll find several exciting attractions that all ages will enjoy. From activities on the beach to attractions in each town, there’s something for the whole family.

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Spend your long weekend camping, hiking, fishing, swimming and more at one of the local state parks. Cape Henlopen State Park, Delaware Seashore State Park and Fenwick Island State Park are the perfect places for outdoor adventure or relaxation. These parks have miles of trails, sandy beaches, scenic waterways and more.

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Here are some events and activities happening Labor Day weekend in Rehoboth Beach and Lewes.

Rehoboth Beach

Shop ‘til you drop and save some money at Tanger Outlets Rehoboth’s Labor Day Weekend Sale and Block Party Celebration. In addition to sales at many of the outlet stores, the shopping center will also have family-friendly activities on Saturday, Aug. 31. Enjoy live entertainment, food, inflatables and much more.

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Stock up on fresh summer produce by visiting one of the area’s farmers markets. When you visit a local farmers market, you’re not only getting the best local goods but also supporting area growers. The Historic Lewes Farmers Market will be at George H.P. Smith Park on Saturday, Aug. 31.

Spend your Labor Day at a free concert. The 2019 Stango Park Summer Concert Series will have its final concert on Monday, Sept. 2 at Stango Park. Tydewater Band, a country band, will perform at 6:30 p.m.

Honor the Delaware soldiers who fought for our freedom during World War II at the Annual Victory in World War II Ceremony on Monday, Sept. 2. This event takes place at Fort Miles Museum Artillery Park, located at Cape Henlopen State Park.