All Events

  • July 25, 2017 - 8:30pm

    We're sending you on a wild CRAB Chase! Join a park naturalist on the beach at night to seek out the elusive nocturnal ghost crab. All you need is a flashlight to assist you in spotting them as they scurry from side to side in search of their evening meal. FREE.

  • July 25, 2017 - 8:30pm

    Join park staff for an evening with a bonfire on the beach! We'll supply the fire and the marshmallows; all you have to do is show up with a chair or a beach blanket. Meet on the North Inlet beach. FREE.

  • July 26, 2017 - 9:00am

    Beginning on June 7, 2017, the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs will offer tours that explore the 18th-century history, artifacts and surviving hull section of His Majesty’s Sloop DeBraak, a British warship that was escorting and protecting a convoy of merchant ships en route to the United States when it was capsized and lost off the Del

  • July 26, 2017 - 9:00am

    Use a beach seine net to search the shallows of Delaware Bay for fish, crabs, and other creatures. Dress to get wet and wear secure shoes, no flip-flops. For ages 5 and older with a paying adult. No reservations needed. Tickets are available the day of the program with a maximum of six tickets per group. Limit 30. $5 pp. 

  • July 26, 2017 - 9:30am

    Paddle a sit-on-top kayak through the marshes of Rehoboth Bay and catch a unique glimpse of the historic Indian River Life-Saving Station. Along this 2.5 mile journey, park anturalists will identify the wildlife that makes up this dynamic ecosystem. Pre-registration required. Ages 13 and up; under 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult.  Be sure to bring closed-toe shoes, drinking water, and sun protection. $35 pp. Call 302-227-6991. 

  • July 26, 2017 - 10:00am

    Ride along with a park historian and see the WWII remains within the park, such as gun mounts, original buildings and more. Bring your own bike! For ages 12 and older with an adult. Limit 12. Call 302-644-5007 to pre-register. FREE.

  • July 26, 2017 - 10:00am

    Bring your little ones to the park to explore the flora, fauna and history through hands-on activities. Pre-registration required. LImit one adult per child. Ages 2 - 4. $4 per child. Call 302-227-6991.

  • July 26, 2017 - 10:00am

    FREE Tours - University of Delaware "Campus by the Sea"

     
    U of DE College of Marine Studies at Hugh R. Sharp Campus
    700 Pilottown Road
    Lewes, Delaware 19958
    https://www.ceoe.udel.edu/community/outreach
  • July 26, 2017 - 10:00am

    Bring your aspiring naturalist to the park to explore the beach habitats and the creatures that call them home. Pre-registration required. Limit one adult per child. Ages 5 - 7. $4 per child. Call 302-227-6991.

  • July 26, 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. 

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