Weekend Update: September 7th-9th

If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend, check out these local events:

If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend, check out these local events:

Thursday, September 6th-Saturday, September 8th: Riverwalk Freedom Festival in Milford
This annual event in Milford begins with a 5K run/walk on Thursday, and continues  from 4pm-9pm on Friday with a “Park Party” at Bicentennial Park.  The “Park Party” is free and includes food, vendors, live entertainment, a boat parade, and fireworks at dusk.  The festival concludes on Saturday with events from 10am-4pm including a vendors, food, live entertainment, a car show, and more.  The annual Duck Dash will take place on Saturday with $350 in prizes up for grabs including $200 to the first place winner!  There will also be a Kids Korner with pony rides, inflatables, games, a petting zoo and more!  For more information check out this link.

Saturday, September 8th: 34th Annual Bethany Beach Boardwalk Arts Festival
Head down to the boardwalk in Bethany for a premier fine arts festival this weekend.  Featuring over 100 skilled artisans, this juried show attracts more than 7,500 visitors yearly.  The festival takes place from 10am-5pm on the boardwalk and surrounding streets, with a silent auction to benefit the art programs at four local elementary schools from 10am-4pm.  Participating artisans work in basketry, clay, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, wood, and more.

Saturday, September 8th – 7th Annual Chocolate Tasting in the Park
Head into Cape Henlopen State Park to sample all kinds of tasty chocolate treats!  The $5 admission includes 6 samples.  All the chocolate is homemade!  This delicious festival runs from 1pm-4pm.

Saturday, September 8th – Town-Wide Yard Sale in Milton
If you like to score deals then check out the annual town-wide yard sale in Milton beginning at 9am.

Sunday, September 9th: Concert in Cupola Park
This concert at Cupola Park is Millsboro features Jr. Wilson with special guiest Kathie Martin.  The show begins at 6pm and is free for everyone.  Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair!

Sunday, September 9th: Chicken Plunge and Beach Party
This all day beach party takes place in Rehoboth at Grenoble Place and the Boardwalk.  Games, food, face painting, and more are part of the fun!  Tickets are $1 each or 12 for $10.  The Chicken Plunge takes place at 1pm and you must be registered.  For more information check out this link.

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