All Events

  • July 29, 2017 - 1:00pm

    Journey through Lewes’s salty past while learning of the explorers who first put Lewes on the map, the pirates that sailed the local waters, and the brave United States Life-Saving Servicemen who rescued victims from perilous shipwrecks. This 60-minute walking tour includes admission to both the Lewes Life-Saving Station and the Cannonball House Maritime Museum (availability to buildings may be based on restoration projects).

  • July 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

    This year's 79th Annual Members' Fine Arts Exhibition runs from July 28 - September 3. The opening reception will be held on Friday, July 28th, from 5-7pm. Awards for outstanding works will be given at that time. This year's awards judge is artist and curator Cara Ober. Ms. Ober teaches art at MICA, Towson University and Johns Hopkins University. She also writes art reviews for various art publications such as Art US Magazine, Art Papers, Gutter Magazine, and her own local art blog,

  • July 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

    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. 

  • July 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Take a step back through time and explore the history of Life in Lewes. This 60-minute walking tour will guide you through select historic buildings at the Shipcarpenter Street Campus where you will get to see how Lewes grew from a small Dutch settlement to a bustling seashore town.  Availability to buildings may vary based on restoration projects.

  • July 29, 2017 - 3:00pm

    Ted is a singer, songwriter and a tribute artist. He was born in Seattle and raised in the Olympia area. He has been performing from the age of ten throughout school in concert, symphonic and jazz bands developing his talents as a drummer and singer. In 2006 he went on to Laughlin, NV to compete in the Talent Quest 2006 involving 28 states, New Zealand, Australia and Canada taking first place. He then went on to win Komo TV 4's NW Afternoon Celebrity Look Alike contest. Ted now performs nationwide for all kinds of venues and events.

  • July 29, 2017 - 3:30pm

    Join a naturalist around the new nature center touch tank and learn about one of our local marine creatures, then watch as the fish get fed. For ages 5 and older with an adult. FREE. 

  • July 29, 2017 - 4:00pm

    Take a ride to Cypress Point in true farmer fashion. Sign up at the camp store at least one hour before programs. $4 per adult, $2 per child. For info, call 302-875-5163.

  • July 29, 2017 - 6:30pm

    Gather with friends and family at the Baldycypress Nature Center for free live music. Concerts will take place same day, time and place each week through August. Free with paid park entry. 

  • July 29, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Michael Franti is a musician, filmmaker and humanitarian who is recognized as a pioneering force in the music industry. Long known for his globally conscious lyrics, powerful performances, and dynamic live shows, Franti has continually been at the forefront of lyrical activism, using his music as a positive force for change.

  • July 29, 2017 - 7:30pm

    Take a "guided tour" of the night through stories, songs, and other fireside ativities focusing on local animals and legends. Programs meet at the campground amphitheater. See the park's bulletin boards or call the nature center for weekly topics. Bring your own marshmallows and sticks for roasting afterward! Bring folding chairs; limited seating provided. For ages 5 and up with an adult. FREE.