Dewey & Rehoboth Beach Events

From the Sea Witch Festival and the Autumn Jazz Festival to the Chocolate and Film Festivals, Dewey Beach, Delaware is abuzz with exciting activities. That's one of the best things about the Dewey & Rehoboth Beach area - there are just so many unique and interesting options to explore on those rare rainy days or if you have just had a tad too much sun.

Upcoming Events for 2019

July 1 - August 31, 2019 | Tuesday & Wednesday Bonfires on the Beach

Want "S'MORE" fun? Bring your family, beach chair and some marshmallows to the beach at Dagsworthy St. in Dewey every Wednesday for a bonfire! Bonfires will be held every Tuesday and Wednesday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.

August 24, 2019 | 17th Annual Dewey Patrol 5k & 10k

September 7, 2019 |  Rehoboth Beach Sandcastle Competition

Watch as people from all around the country compete to build the best sandcastle. It is a great event for the whole family! More Info >>

September 12-14, 2019 | Polkamotion by the Ocean

Enjoy the sounds of the nation's top polka bands, authentic Polish food, and your favorite beverages in the air-conditioned Rehoboth Beach Convention Center. 

September 12-15, 2019 | Delmarva Bike Week

Gear up and cruise on down to the beach for Delmarva Bike week.

September 14, 2019 | Dewey Triathlon

Lace up your running shoes for the 23rd Annual Dewey Beach Triathalon. As always the feature event will be the triathlon, a 1/2 mile ocean swim, 15 mile bike and 3.5 mile run.

September 21, 2019 | AIDS Walk

On Sept. 21, International Peace Day, join us at AIDS Walk Delaware. Walk at Dravo Plaza, Riverfront Wilmington OR Grove Park in Rehoboth Beach.

September 21, 2019 | Dewey Beach End of Season Party

Dewey Beach End of Season Party! Join us as a VIP for this "best loved" Dewey tradtion!
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September 28, 2019 | Walk to End Alzheimers

The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease!

September 27, 2019 | Dewey Beach Garlic Festival

Join us for the 2nd Garlic Fest in the State of Delaware. Enjoy glorious GARLIC creations from the best restaurants in Rehoboth Beach! Chefs will cook it, and visitors will sing about it, the beach will be filled with the sweet stink of wonderful GARLIC! 

September 27-29, 2019 | Golden Jubilee

A celebration of the Golden Retriever (that benefits the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study)!
Previous years brought close to 200 goldens running blissfully free on the beach, chasing tennis balls and swimming together in the surf. A bit of Heaven for everyone to witness!

October 4-6, 2019 | Fall NASCAR Race at Dover Speedway

Watch as the entire focus of NASCAR comes to Dover Downs Speedway as the drivers compete on The Monster Mile. Avoid the crowds of the raceway by stay in relaxing Dewey Beach just a 30-45 min drive south of the Dover Speedway.

October 10-13, 2019 | Greyhounds Reach the Beach

The event celebrates our greyhounds, creates awareness of the need for foster and adoptive homes, and raises some funds to support greyhound adoption.  2019 is the twenty-fifth year of this very special event.  The event this year will be held for the first time in the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center (RBCC).

October 17-20, 2019 | Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival  

When fall approaches and the weather in Rehoboth Beach is cooling down, the music is just starting to heat up!

October 25-27, 2019 | Seawitch & Fiddlers Festival

The 30th Annual Sea Witch Parade and Fiddler's Festival will kick off October 25, 2019. The Sea Witch Festival is one of the nation's greatest events and draws thousands of people each year. Throughout the festival there will be plenty of activities for the whole family. Some of the activities include magic shows, costume contests, scavenger hunts, live music, and much more. This is one event not to be missed so be sure to come see us.

November 22-23, 2019 | Dewey Beach Oyster Fest 

These amazing oysters were farmed and harvested right here and the Rehoboth Bay.