Area Events

Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Festivals & Events

From the Sea Witch Festival and the Autumn Jazz Festival to the Chocolate and Film Festivals, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware is abuzz with exciting activities. That's one of the best things about the 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 Rehoboth Beach, Delaware Events Calendar 2017

Spring Sidewalk Sale WeekendMay 19-21

40th Annual Sidewalk Sale. downtown Rehoboth Beach. A "don't miss" weekend - merchants want to thin out their inventories and you reap the benefits of terrific prices!

Memorial Day Weekend, May 26-29

Spring NASCAR Race, June 4th

Enjoy the annual Spring NASCAR Race at the Monster Mile in Dover, DE. Avoid the crowds & stay at the beach only a 45min drive away from the track.

Beach Goes Blue, June 10th

Something New... Something Blue!  Join us for Beach Goes Blue - in Dowtown Rehoboth Beach!  The fun begins at noon and ends at dark.

July Fourth Fireworks, July 2nd

Watch the famous Rehoboth Beach fireworks from the beach or boardwalk! This year the City of Rehoboth is holding their annual fireworks on SUNDAY JULY 2nd. If your holiday plans include watching the fireworks, please plan accordingly.

Labor Day Weekend, September 1-4

Rehoboth Beach Sandcastle Competition, September 9th

Watch as people from all around the country compete to build the best sandcastle. It is a great event for the whole family! For more information please visit the Rehoboth Beach Chamber's website

Fall NASCAR Race at Dover Speedway, October 1st

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 staying in Rehoboth Beach just a 30-45 min drive south of the Dover Speedway.

Fall Sidewalk Sale Weekend, October 6-8

40th Annual Sidewalk Sale downtown Rehoboth Beach. A "don't miss" weekend - merchants want to thin out their inventories and you reap the benefits of terrific prices!

Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival, October 12-15

Rehoboth Beach Jazz Festival. Performances from some of the greatest Jazz artists around. Three event venues - get your tickets early. For more info visit

Seawitch & Fiddlers Festival, October 27-29

The 28th Annual Sea Witch Parade and Fiddler's Festival will kick off Friday Oct. 27 and festivities will run all the way through Sunday. 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 Oct 27-29.