SMYRNA — The Duck Creek Gardeners welcomes Jim Sutton, the lead display designer to Longwood Gardens for a presentation titled, “All About Roses” June 5 at the Smyrna Opera House …
After two years of cancellations due to pandemic restrictions, the Sussex Children’s Book Festival returned on Saturday, May 14. The day  could not be limited to one location, so …
Dover becomes the Emerald City this weekend as The Children’s Theatre presents L. Frank Baum’s “The Wizard of Oz.” All of the characters fans know and love are assembled …
DOVER — The Biggs Museum of American Art is nearing the end of the juried exhibition “Visions & Voices,” which was designed to highlight the work of African American artists …
LEWES — The public is welcome to celebrate maritime history and its impact on the region at the annual Lewes Maritime Day at the Lightship Overfalls and in Canalfront Park on May 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
OCEAN VIEW — It’s back where the broiler industry was hatched by accident. Some 99 years ago, Ocean View resident Cecile Steele nurtured a mistaken delivery — 500 egg-laying chicks, not the 50 she ordered — into a meaty business that eventually blossomed into Sussex County’s billion-dollar broiler industry.
MARYDEL — The Marydel Lions Club will hold its spring barbecue chicken dinner and “world famous funnel cake” sale May 14 at State Line Gas.
DOVER — Spring is a time for renewal and growth. Nowhere is that more evident than at the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village, a private nonprofit museum that represents Delaware’s largest and most important industry and the center for interpretation of 19th century life in Delaware’s rural communities.
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DOVER — The Dover Days Festival was all set to bring a bit of colonial flavor and hometown atmosphere to the capital city Saturday, after being canceled the past two years by the pandemic. However, a coastal storm expected to bring high winds and up to 2 inches of rain through Sunday forced the new Dover Days Celebration Committee to cancel the event.
It’s been three years in the making but the Dover Days Festival is finally back. After two years off due to the pandemic, Dover Days returns Saturday — rain or shine — from 9 …
REHOBOTH BEACH — New and gently used designer clothing and accessories are needed for Cancer Support Community Delaware’s Pink Affair luncheon and boutique Oct. 21 at the Lewes Yacht Club.
REHOBOTH BEACH — The first Towers Comedy Festival will take place in Rehoboth and Dewey beaches the first weekend in November. It will feature Joe Gatto from “Impractical Jokers” …
MILLSBORO — Due to the predicted rainy weather this weekend, the Nanticoke Indian Association has canceled its Heritage Day celebration.
GEORGETOWN — Firefighters will be in the spotlight of CHEER’s 12th annual Classic Car-Truck-Bike Show on Aug. 6 at the CHEER Community Center.
MILLSBORO — The Community Resource Center will be hosting its annual fundraiser, “Building Bridges for Neighbors in Need,” on May 12 from 6-9 p.m. at The Peninsula on the Indian River Bay Clubhouse.
MIDDLETOWN — Louis L. Redding Middle School will host a Community of Wellness Fair on May 14 from noon to 3 p.m.
GEORGETOWN – Nutter D. Marvel’s passion for carriages has a spacious new home. A ribbon-cutting hosted by the Greater Georgetown Chamber of Commerce Saturday commemorated the Marvel …
Nashville recording artist and Local Sussex County singer Jimmy Allen entertained the crowd prior to the 53rd Annual DuraMAX Drydene 400 at Dover Motor Speedway on Sunday.
MILFORD — There was a definite buzz in the streets of downtown Milford Saturday, and it wasn’t just from all the kids dressed up like ladybugs, bees and other insects. The annual Bug …
It’s another NASCAR race weekend in Dover and, as has been the case for many years, the action around the track is almost as busy as inside. Leading the entertainment for race fans this …
BRIDGEVILLE — The return of a major literary event has been booked. After two years of cancellations due to pandemic restrictions, the Sussex Children’s Book Festival is looking to make a triumphant return next month.
GEORGETOWN — A doubleheader celebration is on tap Saturday at the Nutter D. Marvel Carriage Museum. Long-anticipated grand openings of two exhibits — the Sanger Western Auto display and the Boyer train showcase — will be held, plus the ribbon-cutting for the Carriage House.
HARRINGTON — Live poultry events scheduled for the 2022 Delaware State Fair have fallen victim to the nationwide outbreak of avian influenza and threat to poultry flocks on Delmarva. In …