The Lewes Chamber of Commerce presents the Annual BOAST THE COAST event that takes place in Lewes on Saturday, September 30th with maritime-themed activities throughout the day. The Boast the Coast activities in 1812 Park and at the City Dock take place from 11 am – 3 pm. At the City Dock, next to the drawbridge, free tours will be conducted on the New Jersey Tall Ship and short History Tours leaving on the Cape Water Taxi at 11 and 1. Also in 1812 Park will be a seafood tasting from 11:30 – 1:30 and in the park and children’s activities.
New this year is Lewes' Oktoberfest, taking place in Lewes Canalfront Park from 2 – 6 pm. This new event will be featuring a German OomPah Band, German dancing, food and libations!
Other events taking place on September 30th include the Historic Lewes Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to Noon at Shields Elementary School parking lot, Lewes Historical Society Craft Show on their Campus from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Lewes in Bloom Fall Plant Sale on Second Street in front of Citizens Bank beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Zwaanendael Museum Maritime Program at 2 p.m. and the Historic District Merchants’ Fall Sidewalk Sale from 10 – 5 p.m.