All Events

  • June 24, 2017 - 9:00am
    The Lewes Historical Society announces the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival© Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25 at the Cape May Lewes Ferry Terminal at 43 Cape Henlopen Drive in Lewes, Delaware. Hours are 9:00am to 4:00pm on Saturday and 9:00am to 3:00pm on Sunday. Admission to the festival is $5 per person each day, to be paid at the gate; children under 12 are free.  
  • June 24, 2017 - 9:00am

    Meet a park interpreter at the south side camp store to share your memories of spending time in the park over the last 50+ years. Bring your vintage park photos, family scrapbook or just your best stories and memories. Your photos and memories could be included in the Delaware Seashore State Park "Family Scrapbook" or be used in future park history exhibits. FREE.

  • June 24, 2017 - 10:00am

    What better place to see the wildlife of the park than from a touring pontoon boat? We will explore the pond in search of animals feeding and drinking, and some just wading around. Space is limited. First come, first served. Meet at the Boathouse. $6 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. For info, call 302-875-5163.

  • June 24, 2017 - 10:00am

    Cascading Carlos is not a clown or magician, he is a juggler, and nonetheless he clowns around and has a lot of illusions in his Juggling show. You will be amazed by his juggling skills, while he teaches you how to juggle. His talent to motivate you through juggling will help you build your self-esteem, confidence and focus. This performance is free for all to attend. Please Bring Your Own Chair. Venue: The Freeman Stage at Bayside.

  • June 24, 2017 - 10:30am

    Walk along with a park historian and learn about the important role of Battery 519 and the park's beginnings, when Fort Miles still guarded our coasts. For ages 7 and up. Limit 30. For more information or to pre-register, call 302-644-5007.

  • June 24, 2017 - 11:00am

    The Nanticoke Indian Museum, location for Heritage Day Events, is the only Native American Museum in the state of Delaware. The Nanticoke are extremely proud of their heritage and invite you to visit so that they may share their stories. The Federal Government has listed the Nanticoke Indian Museum as a National Historic Landmark. It is one of only 13 such sites within the Native American community given such an honorable distinction.


  • June 24, 2017 - 11:00am

    Construction on Battery 519 began in 1941 under the threat of war. Tour the battery to learn what the threats were and how Fort Miles planned to defend the United States from them. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp. 

  • June 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • June 24, 2017 - 12:15pm

    Join our historical interpreters for an insightful analysis of some of Howard Schroeder's popular wartime artwork. Schroeder captured many sights and scenes of military life at Fort Miles in WWII including scenes of his own duties as a Coast Artillery Mine planter. For ages 13 and up with an adult. Limit of 12. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp. 

  • June 24, 2017 - 1:00pm

    Join us at the Museum on the fourth Saturday of the month for our Fort Miles Film and Lecture Series presented by the Fort Miles HIstorical Association. Each series will cover topics ranging from WWII and Delaware history during WWII. 

    June 24: Delaware Shipbuilding during WWII: Features the Vinyard Shipyard in Milford, DE

    July 22: German POWs in Delaware in WWII

    August 26: The Ten Days Leading up to the D-Day Decision

    September 2: VJ Day Event at the Missouri Gun Barrel Pad: Film and lecture on the Missouri