Visiting Rehoboth Beach for Independence Day? Here are a few events that we wanted you to know about while visiting our beach for the 4th of July. Take a second to check these out: Your Independence Day will be great no matter which one you choose!

Lewes’s Annual Doo-Dah Parade

Before fireworks and night-time festivities, join the Rehoboth community in downtown Lewes for its annual Doo-Daha Parade. The parade will begin at 5pm, and spectators have the choice to either watch from sidewalk or join in. Whatever you decided, it will be a fun way to celebrate Independence Day with your loved ones!

Dewey Beach Fireworks

Catch a fireworks show at Dewey Beach! Fireworks will be set off from a barge in the bay and will be visible from any bar or restaurant along the bayside in Dewey. The show will begin at dusk, around 9:00pm, on the bayside. Parking will not be provided, but the Jolly Trolley will be running! Take a nice walk, find a great spot and enjoy this classic show.

Old Fashioned 4th of July

This free event also takes place in downtown Lewes. Going from 9am-6pm on Second Street, this family-friendly event features children’s games and an Independence Day decorated-boat parade on the canal which starts at 2pm. Make sure your kiddos don’t miss this event!

2nd Annual Red White & Blue 5k & Kiddie K

Join Rehoboth Beach Country Club for a fun-filled morning celebrating the 4th of July at this beautiful country club. This event is a 3.1 mile run/walk through a residential neighborhood surrounding the golf course. Afterwards, join other participants for a post-race party that will take place in the back of the club house! Registration opens up at 7:00 am, the Kiddie K start at 7:55 am, and the adult race begins at 8:00 am. Celebrate Independence Day with this active event!

Contact Us

Don’t hesitate to contact us while making your 4th of July festivity plans! We want to make sure locals and tourists alike have the info they need to have the best time while spending a day on our beach.