All Events

  • August 1, 2017 - 9:30am

    Discover why the bottle-nosed dolphin swims off our beaches and then search for them from our shore overlook. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration required by calling 302-645-6852. $2 pp.

  • August 1, 2017 - 10:00am

    Calling all children ages 8 - 12 looking for fun and learning games about the history of Fort Miles. .Carry out hand signals, concealment exercises, code breaking, making firing trajectories and much more! Limite 12. Pre-registration required by calling 302-644-5007.

    Towers & Gunners: July 4, August 1

    Code Breakers: June 20, July 11, August 8

    Parachutes of Freedom: July 18, August 15, August 22

    Cover & Conceal: June 27, July 25, August 29

     

  • August 1, 2017 - 10:00am

    Learn about the heroic surfmen of the U.S. Life-Saving Service who responded to thousands of shipwrecks along the Atlantic seaboard. These ships carried a variety of cargo - some of which still washes up on the beach today! Use modern GPS technology to locate "buried treasure" on the beach. Pre-registration required. Limit one adult per child. Ages 5 and up. $6 per child. Call 302-227-6991.

  • August 1, 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. 

  • August 1, 2017 - 1:00pm

    Historically and even today, ship-to-ship communication has a language all its own. Explore the history and meanings behind the International Signal Code then paint your own Nautical Flag message on a rustic piece of wood to hang in your home. Pre-registration required. Ages 10 and up. $20 pp. Call 302-227-6991.

  • August 1, 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. 

  • August 1, 2017 - 2:00pm

    Use a 20 foot seine to catch fish, crabs, and other critters. Learn to identify each species and learn about their adaptations for survival. Closed-toe shoes and pre-registration required. Ages 2 and up. $5 pp. Call 302-227-6991. 

  • August 1, 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.

  • August 1, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Every Tuesday at 8:30pm. The Milton Theatre and MoonCat Comedy present Comedy Open Mic. Uncensored and out there. Join us for a great night of comedy fun. Comedian sign-in begins at 8pm. Cash bar. Suggested $5 donation at the door. Doors 8pm. Venue: Milton Theatre.

  • August 1, 2017 - 6:00pm

    Enjoy a ride through the park and onto the ocean beach during these 45 minute hayrides. Tours meet at the campground and tickets go on sale at the Seaside Nature Center each Tuesday morning on a first-come, first-served basis. For ages 5 and up with a paying adult. Maximum of six tickets per group. Limit 18 per ride. $5 pp. 

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