Sea Witch Festival

Sea Witch Festival
Saturday, Oct 30, 2021 at 7:00am to Monday, Nov 29, 2021 at 3:30pm
Various Location in Rehoboth Beach, DE

Come celebrate the 31st annual festival in Rehoboth Beach.

Schedule of Events:

2AM: Rehoboth Avenue closes to all traffic for the Costume Parade

7AM: Limited “Last Chance” race-day registration for Half Marathon Halloween Classic and 5K Classic at start/finish area Cape Henlopen State Park www.seashorestriders.com. Rain or Shine.

8AM: Half-Marathon Halloween Classic at Cape Henlopen State Park Main Parking Lot www.seashorestriders.com. Rain or Shine.

8AM - 2PM: Webfooters 5K or 10K Walk or 25K Bike/Registration Finish by 5PM See page 18 for times and contact info for location points. Rain or Shine.

9AM: Costume Parade. Pre-Registered motorized vehicles, floats, and large walking groups line up at 330 Rehoboth Avenue and State Road

9AM: Costume Parade. Walker Registration - Grub Kitchen at 305 Rehoboth Avenue After registering, line up on 4th Street (adjacent to Coho’s Market)

9AM - 1PM: “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.

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 www.Delawaregardens.org for info 35 minutes from the beach! 30220 Piney Neck Rd, Dagsboro. Rain or Shine.

9AM - 12PM: Lollipop tree at the Boardwalk Plaza Hotel Children can pick a lollipop, take it to the reservation desk, and receive a prize! 2 Olive Ave, Rehoboth No fee. 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 www.Beach-Fun com/scarecrow-contest

10AM: City of Rehoboth Beach Fire Department Auxiliary Bake and Hot Dog and Hamburger Sales (until supplies last) at Rehoboth Beach Fire Hall, 219 Rehoboth Ave. Rain or Shine.

10:15AM - 10:45AM: Spooky, Scary Story Time at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library A Halloween-themed story time for families Wear your Halloween costumes! Face masks required for everyone over 2 years old 226 Rehoboth Avenue. No fee. Rain or Shine.

10AM - 4PM: Pony Rides on the beach at Wilmington Avenue $5.00 fee

10AM - 4PM: Guess the weight of the Giant Pumpkin at Coho’s Market and Grill at 305 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach. Rain or Shine. No Fee

10AM - 5PM: Sea Witch 50/50 Raffle Sales at the Information Table at the Bandstand Rain Location: Convention Center from 9AM-5PM)

9AM - 5PM: Sea Witch 50/50 Raffle Sales at the Convention Center at 229 Rehoboth Avenue. Rain or Shine.

10AM - 5PM: Artisan and Vendor Area at the Bandstand

9AM - 5PM: Indoor Artisan and Vendor Show. Rehoboth Beach Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Avenue See pages 8-9 No admission fee. Rain or Shine.

9AM - 5PM: Kid’s Corner Lots of kid friendly activities; while supplies last Rehoboth Beach Convention Ctr, 229 Rehoboth Ave. Rain or Shine.

10AM - 5PM: Blacksmithing by Williams Blacksmithing at the Bandstand

10AM - 5PM: Mini Golf at Sea Shell Shop/Shell We Golf 1 free round of mini-golf for anyone that shows up in full costume 19366 Coastal Highway, Rehoboth Beach

10AM - 5PM: Kid’s Zone sponsored by Schell Brothers Balloon animals, photo opportunities and kid-friendly spooky house and tons of fun games and giveaways! Located at First Street Station on the corners of Rehoboth Ave and South First St No fee While supplies last

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 - 5PM: Official Sea Witch Event Gear will be for sale at multiple locations including the Vendor Area at the Bandstand! Rain location: Convention Center from 9AM-5PM

9AM - 5PM: Official Sea Witch Event Gear will be for sale at the Convention Center, 229 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 - 6PM: Halloween Party with games, giveaways and Mermaid Face Painting at ish Boutique located at 403 Rehoboth Avenue No fee. 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: Costume Parade. Begins at Coho’s Market and Loves Liquors at 4th Street located on Rehoboth Avenue and continues down the Avenue

11AM - 3PM: Guess how many candy corns are in the bowl at Cultured Pearl at 301 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach No Fee. Rain or Shine.

11AM - 3PM: Guess how many candy corns at Coho’s Market and Grill at 305 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach No Fee. Rain or Shine.

11AM - 3PM: Go fishing at the Koi Pond at The Shops at The Pearl Mall at 301 Rehoboth Avenue, Rehoboth Beach No Fee. Rain or Shine.

11AM - 5PM: Pick your favorite monster at the Mudslingers drive up or walk up window and receive a free medium iced or hot organic coffee 18969 Coastal Hwy, Rehoboth No fee. Rain or Shine.

11AM - 8PM: Pasta Predictions at Nicola Pizza, 8 N First Street, Rehoboth Beach. 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.

1PM - 5PM: Balloon Twisting with Snippy Doodles at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand Area No Fee Rain Location: Rehoboth Beach Convention Center

1PM - 5PM: Sea Witch Hunt/Registration at Bandstand Sponsored by WEIS Markets Rain Location: Convention Ctr Winner announced Sunday at 2PM on Bandstand or Convention Center if inclement weather

1:30PM - 2PM: Magic with Jack Noel Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Ave No fee. Rain or Shine.

1:30PM - 3:30PM: The Jimmies. Live music at the Bandstand sponsored by Discover Bank

1:30PM - 5PM: Hayrides through the side streets of Downtown Rehoboth Ticket sales at the Visitors Center, 501 Rehoboth Ave; boarding adjacent to Visitors Center in Grove Park Fee

2PM: Old Fashioned Kid’s Beach Games and Broom Toss on the Beach at Baltimore Ave No Fee Hula Twist Off sponsored by DE Today, Pretend Peanut on the Nose Race sponsored by WRDE, Slippery Swords sponsored by Pirates of Lewes Expeditions, Knee Knob Wobble sponsored by RE/MAX Realty Group, Noggin Joggin, Monster Stomp sponsored by WRDE, and Broom Toss

2:30PM - 3PM: Magic with Jack Noel Convention Center, 229 Rehoboth Ave No fee. Rain or Shine.

3:45PM - 5:15PM: Nothin’ But Trouble. Live music at the Bandstand sponsored by Discover Bank

4PM: Pie eating contest at Coho’s Market and Grill at 305 Rehoboth Avenue No Fee   
 
4PM and 5 PM: 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

5:30PM - 7:30PM: The British Invasion Experience. Live music at the Bandstand sponsored by Discover Bank

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 Merchants with Downtown Rehoboth Beach Merchants Sponsored by Downtown Rehoboth Beach Businesses Rain or Moonlight

1PM - 3PM: Escape the Book at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library A mini escape room Participants will have 15 minutes to solve the puzzles based on classic literature, i e Phantom of the Opera Dracula, Frankenstein and more Walk-ins welcome; face masks required 226 Rehoboth Ave. Rain or Shine.

7PM and 11PM: Rocky Horror at Clear Space Theatre, 20 Baltimore Avenue Tickets are $17 - $32 and are available at www.clearspacetheatre.org or at the door Call 302-227-2270 for more information. 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.

8PM - 11PM: Live music at Rehoboth Ale House, 2 locations! On the Mile (20859 Coastal Hwy) with Kavoossi and Downtown (15 Wilmington Ave) with Bryan Scar. Rain or Shine.

9PM: Pasta Predictions winner drawn at Nicola Pizza at 8 N First Street, Rehoboth Beach

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