All Events

  • August 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Want “S’MORE” fun? Bring your family, beach chair and some marshmallows to the beach at Dagsworthy St. in Dewey every Tuesday and Wednesday for a bonfire!

    Bonfires will be held every Tuesday and Wednesday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, June 14th through August 31st. NO BONFIRE JULY 4TH.

    FREE PARKING - Monday-Wednesday, 5 – 11 PM.

  • August 2, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Walk the bay in search of these elusive crustaceans and discover why they come out at night. Bring a flashlight to help spot them and dress for the weather. For ages 7 and up with a paying adult. Limit 20. Pre-registration required by calling 302-645-6852. $5 pp. 

  • August 2, 2017 - 8:00pm

    In 1943, World War II was in full swing, but it was much different than anticipated. Tour Battery 519 by lantern light and learn about U-boats on the prowl, sailors in distress and what World War II turned out to be for soldiers stationed at Fort Miles. For ages 10 and older with a paying adult. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 per person.

  • August 2, 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.

  • August 3, 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. 

  • August 3, 2017 - 9:00am

    Explore the wonders of the park and learn about the critters that call the park "home." Campers will get the opportunity to explore the marsh, beach and bay. This is the only program when parents are not required to stay. Children will get wet or muddy! Please call for more details and to pre-reigster. Ages 8 - 11. $35 per child, per day. Call 302-227-6991.

  • August 3, 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 3, 2017 - 12:30pm

    Join our historical interpreters as they show the basics of loading and firing one of our artillery pieces. FREE. 

  • August 3, 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 3, 2017 - 3:00pm

    Investigate the wildlife and nature of Cape Henlopen through hands-on games, crafts, and exploring. Each week offers a new topic for children ages 6 - 9. Limit 12 children. Pre-registration required by calling 302-645-6852. $3 per child.

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