Dewey Beach

Dewey Beach, located between the Atlantic Ocean and Rehoboth Bay, offers beach sports and activities as well as great restaurants, majestic sunsets, live music, dancing, and nightlife that are world famous for adults of all ages.

The Resort Area hosts many events for fun-seekers of all ages.  Shoppers can find shore bargains at the spring and fall Sidewalk Sales held in May and October.  During the spring, Dewey Beach hosts several music festivals and during the summer you will enjoy the free Monday night movies and Wednesday night bonfires on the beach at Dagsworthy Street.  Other fun activities include skimboarding camps, junior lifeguard programs and recreational activities.  The fun doesn’t stop there!  The fall brings events such as the Music Festival, Elvis Festival, Greyhounds and the Sea Witch® Halloween and Fiddlers' Festival.

FREE/Donation Based Monday Night Movies on the Beach

Bring your family and a beach chair to Dewey Beach on Monday for family movie night! Movies will start at approximately 8:30 P.M on the beach at Dagsworthy St. in Dewey. See the following schedule for full movie listings:

•    6/12/2017 – The Lego Movie
•    6/19/2017 – Tomorrowland
•    6/26/2017 – Alice Through the Looking Glass
•    7/3/2017 - SING
•    7/10/2017 – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
•    7/17/2017 – The Good Dinosaur
•    7/24/2017 – The Secret Life of Pets
•    7/31/2017 – Moana
•    8/7/2017 – Finding Nemo
•    8/14/2017 – Finding Dory
•    8/21/2017 – Zootopia
•    8/28/2017 – Disney’s The BFG (2016 Film)

FREE/Donation Based Tuesday and Wednesday Night Bonfires on the Beach

Want “S’MORE” fun? Bring your family, beach chair and some marshmallows to the beach at Dagsworthy St. in Dewey every Tuesday and Wednesday for a bonfire! Bonfires will be held every Tuesday and Wednesday from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, June 14th through August 31st.  (No bonfire on July 5th; movie instead).

PARKING is FREE between the hours of 5-11PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings!

Movies and Bonfires are donation based activities; your contributions are appreciated!

These events are WEATHER DEPENDENT. In event of inclement weather, cancellations will be determined no later than:

  • 7:00 PM on day of event – MOVIES
  • 6:00 PM on day of event – BONFIRES

Notice of cancellation will be posted at the Dewey Beach Life Saving Station Bulletin Board. Staff will notify Dewey Beach accommodations of cancellations made prior to the start of an event. If weather is clear events will take place as scheduled, but may ended at any time during due to weather conditions.

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