Things to Do This Weekend at Delaware & Maryland Beaches

List of Weekend Events in Delaware & DE/MD Beaches

From Wilmington to Dover, Rehoboth Beach to Ocean City, MD, we have you covered with a list of this weekend's top family-friendly events near you!

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We have another great selection of special events and happenings to tell you about this week as we continue our journey through the month of June and what's shaping up to be another awesome summer season at the Delaware and Maryland beaches.

We invite you to enjoy the beaches but to also plan a little time away from the sand this weekend at one or more of these family-friendly events in towns and cities at and near the Delaware coastline.

Here are our top picks for the extended weekend of June 14-16 in the coastal region.

Have a great weekend everyone!

Old Timer's Day (June 15)

The annual Old Timer's Day Classic Car Show and Family Festival will be held this Saturday, June 15, in the southern Delaware town of Selbyville.

Scheduled for 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., this event features an outdoor beer garden, local artisans, plenty of food and drinks, carnival games, an indoor roller rink at Salem Church, fire truck rides, children's activities, and a large classic car show.

Parking for attendees is available along the many side streets in Selbyville, as well as at the Southern Delaware School of the Arts.

Learn much more at oldtimersdayde.com.

Classic Car

Rehoboth Beach Juneteenth Celebration (June 15)

The Rehoboth Beach YMCA on Church Street will hold an official celebration recognizing Juneteenth on Saturday, June 15, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

According to the YMCA: "we will walk through time with local black-owned businesses, performers, and vendors."

Visit ymcade.org for more on the event in Rehoboth Beach, as well as other Juneteenth celebrations throughout Delaware.

Wags, Whiskers, and Wine (June 14)

The Honey Bee Farm at Hopkins Heartland in Lewes will be hosting this fun community event on Saturday,  June 14, between the hours of 5:30 and 8:30 p.m.

This "summer barn party" will feature live music, games, prizes, animals from Humane Animal Partners, a free pet food pantry, food from Bethany Blues, yard games, and more.

Visit humaneanimalpartners.org for more information.

Dog with Food

Rehoboth Beach PRIDE Film Festival (June 14-16)

The Rehoboth Beach Film Society presents this three-day film festival, held in partnership with CAMP Rehoboth, from Friday, June 14, through Sunday, June 16.

This event will showcase LGBTQ documentaries, features, and international films and will be held at the Cinema Art Theater in Lewes.

Learn more at rehobothfilm.com.

Lavender and Lambs Festival (June 15)

This second annual event will be held at Brittingham Farms in Millsboro and is scheduled for Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The day promises a whole lot of family fun, including live music, lavender ice cream, pony rides, food trucks, local farm vendors, sheep shearing, and more.

Tickets are $15 per person in advance and $20 the day of the event.

Learn more at brittinghamfarms.com.

St. Anthony's Italian Festival (June 9-16)

The 2024 St. Anthony's Italian Festival kicked off on Sunday, June 9, and runs through this Sunday, June 16, in Wilmington.

Scheduled hours for this year's festival are 4 to 10:30 p.m., on Saturdays and Sundays. and from 6 to 10:30 p.m. between Monday and Friday.

This is the 50th year for the popular festival, which features a huge assortment of Italian food, as well as live music, traditional dances, fun games, carnival-style rides and games, and more.

It's one of the largest Italian-American cultural events in the United States.

Learn more at sapde.org.

Italian Festival

Ocean City PRIDE Film Night (June 15)

This one-night-only event is organized by the Art League of Ocean City and is planned for Saturday, June 15, from 7 to 9. p.m.

Seven separate film options are on the agenda, with doors opening at 6 p.m.

Learn more at artleagueofoceancity.org.

Delaware Juneteenth Freedom Day Celebration and Parade (June 15)

Delaware's largest Juneteenth celebration will be held in downtown Wilmington this Saturday, June 15.

The event kicks off with a parade at 11 a.m. and travels from Rodney Square down King Street to Tubman-Garrett Park.

The parade leads into a family festival beginning at noon that features vendors, food trucks, a kid's zone, live music, and other entertainment.

For more information, visit delawarejuneteenth.org.

Juneteenth

Family Fun Festival (June 15)

The Kennard African-American Cultural Heritage Center in Centreville, Maryland, will be hosting this special. event on Saturday, June 15, between the hours of 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Look for food vendors, music, face painting, craft vendors, a silent auction, and more during this family-centered festival on the eastern shore of Maryland.

Learn more by calling 443-620-0222.

Local Farmers Markets (Ongoing)

If fresh local produce is something you enjoy, there are a number of great farmer's markets in the area for you to grab some fresh and healthy food options every week.

Here are some of the local favorites and when and where you can find them:

Bethany Beach: Sunday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Garfield Parkway and Pennsylvania Avenue)

Bethel: First and Third Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (First Street)

Lewes: Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (George H.P. Smith Park)

Milton: Fridays from 3:30 to 6 p.m. (210 Union Street)

Nassau Valley: Sundays from 12 to 3 p.m. (32165 Winey Way in Lewes)

Rehoboth Beach: Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Grove Park)

Milford: Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Riverwalk Park)

Sea Colony: Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (33546 Market Place)

Farmers Market

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Keep visiting theoldfathergroup.com every week for the latest weekend events and happenings taking place at the Delaware and Maryland beaches, as well as northern Delaware, southeastern Pennsylvania, and greater Annapolis.

And whatever you plan on doing this weekend, have a great time here in the coastal region.

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