Bethany Beach

Live Nativity Scene

Saturday, Devember 14th - Mariner's Bethel United Methodist Church will present a Live Nativity featuring the Christmas story, music and carols from 5:30 to 6 pm, following the Ocean View Carols in the Park event in John West Park, Ocean View.

Wednesday, December 18th - Mariner's Bethel United Methodist Church of Ocean View will present a Live Nativity featuring the Christmas story told and re-told every half hour from 6-8 pm on the church grounds at 81 Central Avenue in Ocean View. Join us for an evening of music, carols, storytelling and free refreshments.

Holiday Happenings in Bethany Beach

The Town of Bethany Beach will present its annual Holiday Happenings celebration from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7. This year, the festivities will be moved outdoors to the park next to Town Hall. Illuminated Crepe Myrtles will line the path to Santa and photographs will be taken of all who share their Christmas wishes. Cookies and hot cocoa will be served, and everyone is welcome to enjoy horse-drawn carriage rides, tractor rides on the beach and trolley rides through town. A face-painter will provide entertainment, along with a school choir.

Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra

MID-ATLANTIC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SEASON PREMIERE CONCERT – “GREAT MASTERWORKS” - Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. on October 12 at the Mariner’s Bethel Church, Rt. 26 & Central Ave., Ocean View, DE - Julien Benichou, Music Director – Guest Artist: Arnaud Sussmann, Violin - Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35, Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 944. Pre-concert lecture discussing the composers and compositions takes place at 6:45 pm.

Pilates on the Beach

Soak up the sun, sand, and salt air as you enjoy your personally instructed Pilates mat class on Bethany's pristine beaches. Overlook the ocean while you build a stronger body,develop long lean muscles, increase core strength, and improve your overall health and well being. Comments: Classes are at 8:00 am off the boardwalk on the beach, straight out from Garfield Parkway. Drop -in is $15 or see our package deals for the summer on our website.

Senior Softball World Series

The 2014 Series is scheduled to commence August 3 2014. All the games are played at the Lower Sussex Little League Complex in Sussex County, Delaware. The schedule of games is posted in the Schedule section of this web site. The Senior League Softball World Series is for girls, ages 14-16. The Lower Sussex Little League Complex is located at the Pyle Center in Sussex County Delaware, and is the site for the Senior League Softball World Series. The main field seats about 700.