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What to Do at the Beach This Weekend: July 6–12, 2017


This weekend, you can hunt for antiques and resale treasures, dance under the stars, and try out the Indigo, the long-awaited Indian restaurant that opened recently in Rehoboth Beach. With more families on vacation, there is also a bevy of activities for kids.



Simply Streisand

What: The next best thing to seeing “Babs” herself is seeing tribute artist Carla DelVillaggio. Tickets are $20–$25.

When: Friday, July 7, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Saturday, July 8, 8 p.m.; Sunday, July 9, 7 p.m.

Where: Milton Theatre


Lewes Antiques Show & Sale

What: Treasure seekers eagerly await this annual event. Admission is $5.

When: Friday, July 7, and Saturday, July 8; 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Where: Bethel United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall

ReStore Outdoor Marketplace

What: Visit the first Habitat for Humanity Lewes ReStore outdoor market.

When: Saturday, July 8, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Where: Lewes ReStore on Route 9 (three miles west of Route 1)

Rehoboth Beach


What: This new restaurant meets the big demand for Indian Cuisine.

When: Hours are 11:30 a.m.–10:30 p.m.

Where: 44 Rehoboth Ave.


What: This performance is part of Clear Space’s new summer children’s series. “Pinnochio” alternates Saturdays with “Snow White “ through Aug. 26. Tickets are $5.

When: Saturday, July 8, 11 a.m.–noon

Where: Clear Space Theatre Company

Mike Rose: Magician at Work

What: Enjoy magic tricks and off-the-wall comedy themed around construction, building and architecture. Mike will also reference children’s books and promote library use.

When: Monday, July 10, 11 a.m.-noon

Where: Rehoboth Beach Public Library

68th Annual Cottage Tour

What: A benefit for the Rehoboth Art League, this self-guided tour features homes with diverse landscapes, interiors and architectural designs. You’ll see homes that are historically significant and homes that are eco-friendly. Tickets are $35 per person.

When: Tuesday, July 11, and Wednesday, July 12; 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

Where: A Jolly Trolley shuttle goes between locations. Parking is at the Rehoboth Elementary School.

Dewey Beach

Frankie Ballard with Wesley Spangler

What: Ballard is a country music singer-songwriter and guitarist who’s had four singles on the charts. Tickets are $25.

When: Thursday, July 6, 9 p.m.

Where: Bottle & Cork

Bethany Beach

Larger than Life

What: It’s a ‘90s party on the boardwalk with a free concert by this boy-band tribute group.

When: Saturday, July 8, 7–9 p.m.

Where: Bandstand

Movies on the Beach

What: This week, the featured PG flick is “Moana.”

When: Monday, July 10, 7–11 p.m.

Where: Off Garfield Parkway


Fenwick Island

Town Bonfire

What: The annual event features games and DJ Batman.

When: Saturday, July 8, 7–10:30 p.m.

Where: Dagsboro Street

The White Party

What: A fundraiser for the Joshua M. Freeman Foundation features cocktails, dinner, a live auction, music and dancing. This popular event usually sells out, so don’t show up at the door. Tickets are $350 each.

When: Saturday, July 8, 6:30 p.m.

Where: The Freeman Stage at Bayside

Blues Traveler

What: The Grammy-winning band is guaranteed to pack them in. Assigned tickets are $58; general admission tickets are $44 (bring your own chair).

When: Tuesday, July 11, 7 p.m.

Where: The Freeman Stage at Bayside

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