Top 5 March Events in the Delaware Beaches

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Mark Your Calendar for these March Events in the Delaware Beaches

The month of March is full of fun and exciting events in the Delaware Beaches, from Lewes, Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach to Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island. Whether you’re searching for family-friendly events, food and drink events, live music or free festivals, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from. Be sure to pick up a Delaware Beaches Visitors Guide to find even more events happening throughout the year.

Top 5 March Events in the Delaware Beaches

Here are our top five events happening in Bethany Beach, Rehoboth Beach and Lewes during March.

March 1: VegWinterFest

Stick to your resolution to eat better in the New Year by attending the VegWinterFest, Sunday March 1. This free festival, at the Lewes Public Library, is smaller version of Rehoboth Beach’s VegFest. Local chef Hari Cameron will teach a cooking class, demonstrate preparing plant-based whole foods and share best places to find fresh, local produce.

March 5: Beers for Barks

Raise funds for the Brandywine Valley SPCA while sipping craft beer at Beers for Barks. Come out to Crooked Hammock Brewery in Lewes for a beer. Twenty-five cents of every pint sold will be donated to the BVSPCA. Bring your pet to Crooked Hammock’s dog-friendly backyard.

March 7–8: 2nd Annual Delaware Resorts Health-Fitness & Leisure Expo

The 2nd Annual Delaware Resorts Healthy-Fitness & Leisure takes place Saturday and Sunday, March 7–8 at Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes. This free event will feature over 80 of the area’s top health, wellness, home care, fitness and leisure companies.

March 11–15: Rehoboth Beach Jewish Film Festival

The Rehoboth Beach Film Society presents the fifth annual Rehoboth Beach Jewish Film Festival. The goal of the film festival is to deepen the awareness of Jewish cultures and experiences through the art of film.

March 14: 30th Annual Rehoboth Beach Chocolate Festival

Indulge your sweet tooth at the 30th Annual Rehoboth Beach Chocolate Festival. The Harry K Foundation hosts this event at the Atlantic Sands Hotel and Conference Center. Proceeds from this event go to feeding hungry children throughout Delaware through the Harry K Foundation School Food Pantries’ Backpack Program and the Baby Pantry.

Top 5 August Events in the Delaware Beaches

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Mark Your Calendar for these August Events in the Delaware Beaches

The month of August is full of fun and exciting events in the Delaware Beaches, from Lewes, Rehoboth Beach and Dewey Beach to Bethany Beach and Fenwick Island. Whether you’re searching for family-friendly events, food and drink events, live music or free festivals, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from. Here are our top five events happening in the Delaware Beaches during August.

Top 5 August Events in the Delaware Beaches

Aug. 3: Outdoor Antiques and Vintage Show

The Lewes Historical Society will celebrate the 55th anniversary of its Outdoor Antiques and Vintage Show. This day-long show will feature high-quality antiques and vintage dealers with 18th– and 20th-century items. Many of these unique items will be available for purchase. Browse an array of vintage and antique items for every taste and budget.

Aug. 3–4 and 10–11: Outdoor Fine Art & Fine Craft Show

For two weekends in August, browse over 125 artists and artisans from around the country during the 46th Annual Outdoor Fine Art & Fine Craft Show. This annual juried show is held outdoors, rain or shine, at the Rehoboth Art League. In addition to checking out the one-of-a-kind works from the artists, guests can also take historic tours, enjoy children’s activities, watch artists demonstrations, stroll the gardens and more. Refreshments and a Dogfish Head beer garden will also be on site.

Aug. 9–11: Summer Vibes Fest

Experience a multi-day festival that highlights Delaware’s beach culture. The Summer Vibes Fest will feature skimboarding, skateboarding, stand up paddleboarding, live music, art and more.

Aug. 24: Paddlefest 2019

Spend a day on the water at Delaware Seashore State Park’s Paddlefest 2019. Paddlefest is a four-mile course through the salt marsh creeks of the state park. Along the route, knowledgeable staff members will be stationed to talk about the local wildlife and history, as well as hand out snacks. This year’s Paddlefest will conclude with an after party featuring food, drinks, music, kid’s activities and more.

Click here to read more about Delaware Seashore State Park.

Aug. 24: The Children’s Beach House Annual Beach BBQ

Raise money for children with special needs while indulging in delicious barbecue at The Children’s Beach House Annual Beach BBQ. Spend the evening eating barbecue, sipping on cocktails and listening to live music at this causal summer event.