All Events

  • September 29, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Learn what the surfmen when through to save shipwreck victims off the Delaware coast. Venture out to the beach with a lantern and hear tales of tragedy and mystery from the station's logs. Pre-registration required. Ages 8 and up. $10 pp. Call 302-227-6991.

  • September 30, 2017 - 8:00am

    This is the 1st Annual Nanticoke Heritage Festival that joins together the Nanticoke Heritage Byway and the Woodland School House Association. The Festival will be on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, at the Woodland Schoolhouse historic site, 27866 Woodland Road, Seaford, Delaware.

  • September 30, 2017 - 9:00am

    Fall in Lewes means the Fall Craft Fair brought to you by The Lewes Historical Society. The 2017 Fall Craft Fair is on Saturday, September 30, from 9:00am until 4:00pm at the Historic Campus at Second & Shipcarpenter Streets in downtown Lewes.  Admission to the festival is $5 per person each day, to be paid at the gate; children under 12 are free. Proceeds from this event will benefit educational and preservation programs at The Lewes Historical Society.

  • September 30, 2017 - 10:00am
    Celebrate Lewes' Maritime History with a variety of Maritime Activities at the Zwaanendael Museum.
                   
    Zwaanendael Museum
    102 Kings Hwy Lewes
     
    Contact 302-645-1148 or visit history.delaware.gov for more information!
     
  • September 30, 2017 - 10:00am

    110 W. 3rd St., 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Light refreshments and original maritime and Lewes themed artwork. Call 302-644-7733 or visit CapeArtists.org

  • September 30, 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.

  • September 30, 2017 - 10:00am

    Fort Miles, located in what is now Cape Henlopen State Park, was a key part of the nation's coastal defense during and after WWII. In September, 2004, Fort Miles was added to the National Register of Historic Places. 

  • September 30, 2017 - 11:00am

    BOAST THE COAST EVENT RETURNS FOR 22ND YEAR. NEW EVENTS THIS YEAR – OKTOBERFEST HOSTED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE LEWES CANALFRONT PARK & CAPE WATER TOURS TO BEACH PLUM ISLAND, GUIDED BY LEWES HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

  • September 30, 2017 - 11:00am

    Battery 519 began construction 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. Limit 30. Pre-registration is required by calling 302-644-5007. $5 pp.

  • September 30, 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).

Pages