Sea Witch Festival

Sea Witch Festival
Friday, Oct 29, 2021 at 9:00am to Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 at 3:38am
Various Location in Rehoboth Beach, DE

Come celebrate the 31st annual festival in Rehoboth Beach.

Schedule of Events:

9AM - 1PM: Sea Witch at the Delaware Botanical Gardens! Visit the Gardens to see the 9’ Sea Witch topiary adorned with natural materials repurposed from the Gardens Fall decor and creepy crawlers abound Children in costume receive a sweet treat and kids are invited to offer the Sea Witch their name in seashells $12 admission for non-members; free for members Reservations recommended, call 302-321-9061 or visit for info 35 minutes from the beach! 30220 Piney Neck Rd, Dagsboro. Rain or Shine.

10AM: Scarecrow Trail and Show. Travel the show and trail during the weekend, pick your favorite scarecrow creation and vote! List of participating business and online voting form at

9AM - 3PM: “Sea Witch Through the Years ” Small exhibit of memorabilia at the Rehoboth Beach Museum, 511 Rehoboth Avenue Call 302-227-7310 for info. Rain or Shine.

10:30AM - 5PM: Guess the flavor of the fall inspired Olive Oil at the Olive Orchard and receive 10% off your entire purchase 70 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Rain or Shine.

10AM - 6PM: Official Sea Witch Event Gear will be for sale at the Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 501 Rehoboth Avenue. Rain or Shine.

10:30AM - 5PM: Gift Basket Silent Auction at Ruff Life, 46 Baltimore Avenue, Rehoboth Beach Proceeds to benefit Grass Roots Rescue. Rain or Shine.

10AM - 9PM: Guess the number of spooky candies in the bowl at Vernon Powell Shoes located at 18798 Coastal Highway, Unit 2, Rehoboth Beach and win a $25 Vernon Powell gift card Winner chosen close of business on 10/27/19 No purchase necessary Rain or shine

11AM: Jolly Trolley Magical History Tours: Tour historic sites of downtown Rehoboth on the historic Jolly Trolley with a tour guide Meet at The Anna Hazzard Tent House at 17 Christian St $10 per person, Cash Only payable upon boarding the trolley Reservations Required Call 302-227-7310 to reserve a seat. Rain or Shine.  

11:30AM - 9PM: Festival after-party for the entire family at the Crooked Hammock Brewery, 36707 Crooked Hammock Way, Lewes Cookout inspired food, craft brews, playground, backyard games and hammocks! Try Jav-O-Lantern, a smoked pumpkin coffee ale. Rain or Shine.

12:30PM - 2:30PM: Jr. Wilson and Chatty. Live music at the Bandstand Sponsored by Discover Bank

1PM - 3PM: Bubble Boo and Puppies Too! Bring your family for fun around the Rehoboth Bandstand Bubbles, kids activities and pet adoptions No fee        

1PM - 6PM: Indoor Artisan and Vendor Show. Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Avenue No admission fee. Rain or Shine.      

1PM - 6PM: Official Sea Witch Event Gear will be for sale at the Convention Center, 501 Rehoboth Avenue. Rain or Shine.

1PM - 6PM: Sea Witch 50/50 Raffle Sales at the Convention Center at 229 Rehoboth Avenue. Rain or Shine.

1PM - 6PM: Kid’s Corner Lots of kid friendly activities; while supplies last Rehoboth Beach Convention Ctr, 229 Rehoboth Ave. Rain or Shine.
2:30PM - 4PM: Tyke Bike Roll on the Boardwalk. Sponsored by Kids Cottage Join us at Rehoboth Ave and the Boardwalk Registration at 2:30; Biking starts at 3:00 Take a short roll south on the Boardwalk from the Bandstand to Grotto Pizza Wear a helmet! Ages 8 and Under

3:30PM - 4PM: Magic with Jack Noel Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Ave No fee. Rain or Shine.

3:30PM - 5:30PM: Jr. Wilson and Chatty. Live music at the Bandstand sponsored by Discover Bank

4PM and 5PM: Sunset Bridge Walk by the Indian River Life-Saving Station Museum Hike to the top of Indian River Inlet Bridge and learn about strokes of bad luck the inlet has experienced over the last 100 years A Park Interpreter will lead the way, pointing out bridge features and explaining how the inlet has changed through history Pre-registration required 302-227-6991 $6/person

4PM - 6PM: Choo Choo Train Express. All riders receive a ribbon and train whistle (while supplies last) Ages 2-7 Grove Park, 501 Rehoboth Avenue. Donation based.

4PM - 7PM: Live music from Nature and Nurture at Rehoboth Ale House On The Mile 20859 Coastal Highway. Rain or Shine.

4:30PM - 5PM: Magic with Jack Noel Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Ave No fee. Rain or Shine.

5PM - 7PM: Packet pick-up for the Half Marathon Halloween Classic and Sea Witch 5K Classic Irish Eyes Restaurant, 213 Anglers Rd, Lewes Rain or Shine.

5PM - 10PM: Pasta Predictions at Nicola Pizza, 8 N First Street, Rehoboth Beach. Rain or Shine.

6PM: Sussex Family YMCA Activities Trunk or Treating, Pick a Pumpkin and Smores and Cider Free to the community; while supplies last 20080 Church St, Rehoboth. Rain or Shine.

6PM: Children’s Fantasy Trail at Cape Henlopen State Park, 15099 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes Wear your costume and trick-or-treat with story book characters along a jack-o-lantern lined trail Entertainment under the tent each evening No strollers allowed on trail $6/person Call 302-645-6852 for more info

6:30PM - 7:30PM: Trick or Treat with Dewey Beach Businesses Sponsored by the Dewey Business Partnership No Fee Rain or Moonlight

7PM: Rocky Horror at Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue Tickets available at clear space theatre org or at the door Call 302-227-2270 for info. Rain or Shine.

7PM and 8PM: Lantern Tour at the Indian River Life-Saving Station Museum, DE Seashore St Park Explore the daily lives of the surfmen and what they went through to save shipwreck victims off the DE Coast A 1 5 hour guided museum tour is followed by local tales and a venture out onto the beach where they performed their nightly patrols $10/person; pre-registration required by calling 302-227-6991 20539 Coastal Hwy. Rain or Shine.

7PM - 8:30PM: Haunted Bonfire Party and Graveyard in Dewey Beach! Located on the Bay Beach at Van Dyke St Sponsored by the Dewey Business Partnership Free Parking and $5 donation/adult!

7PM - 9PM: Blue Cat Blues Band. Live music at the Bandstand sponsored by Discover Bank

8PM - 11PM: Live music from Copper Bets at Rehoboth Ale House Downtown 15 Wilmington Avenue. Rain or Shine.

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