Top 5 Must-See Events in Sussex County This Fall
While beach season is winding down, there is still plenty to do in Sussex County this fall! Delaware's beautiful beaches are truly just the beginning—there is so much going on in Sussex County year-round! Read on to learn about a few upcoming events you simply cannot miss this fall in Sussex County:
Boo-B-Que By the Sea
Friday October 30, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, and Saturday October 31, 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
Delaware Seashore State Park
This two-day event, organized by the Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) is comprised of a people’s choice wing competition, a show-n-shine & Jeep parade, trick or treating, and a state-wide BBQ cook-off competition—in addition to a live auction on Saturday! For addition information, visit the Delaware State Park website.
5th Annual Cocoa Crawl
Friday November 6, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Downtown Rehoboth, DE
Enjoy great deals, delicious wine, and fine dining at the best restaurants and shops in town! Admission is $10, and benefits a number of local charities. For additional information, visit downtownrb.com.
Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival
November 7-15 at 6:00 pm
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Stop by Rehoboth’s annual Independent Film Festival the week of November 7th to experience the Mid-Atlantic’s premier cultural event of the season! This five-day film festival showcases 100 of the best American and international films—from features and shorts to documentaries and more. The Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival, sponsored by the Rehoboth Beach Film Society, promotes the cinematic arts while providing both educational and cultural enrichment. For additional information, visit rehobothfilm.com/festival.
Lung Force Walk
Saturday, November 14, 9:00 am to Noon
Downtown Rehoboth, DE
Rehoboth’s annual Lung Force Walk, sponsored by the American Lung Association, is truly unlike any other charity event! The walk starts at the Rehoboth Bandstand, and takes a 2.1 mile scenic route around the beautiful beach town of Rehoboth Beach, all the while celebrating the collective "power of breath” with a variety of inspirational songs! For additional information on the Lung Force Walk, visit lungforce.org/walk.
Rehoboth Beach Tree Lighting
Friday November 27 at 6:30 pm
The Bandstand, Downtown Rehoboth, DE
Join your friends and neighbors at the Rehoboth Bandstand for one of Rehoboth’s favorite hometown traditions—the annual Rehoboth Beach Tree Lighting! The holiday sing-a-long, hosted by Clear Space Theatre, will begin at 6:30 pm, and the tree lighting will begin at 7:00 pm. See you there!
Sources: leweschamber.com, historiclewes.org, rehoboth.com, visitsoutherndelaware.com