Sunday Funday: 6 Ways to Keep the Weekend Going at the Beach
There's always a reason to stay longer than you planned.
1. Savor Sunday meal specials
It’s paella night at Café Azafran. Chef Rich Steele breaks out the 32-inch paella pan to make Spain’s signature dish, which comes with clams, shrimp, mussels, scallops, calamari, chicken and, of course, chorizo. Reservations are required. (He also makes paella on Wednesdays.)
8 Baltimore Ave., Rehoboth Beach · 227-8100
At Fork + Flask at Nage, Seafood Sundays feature unique and locally-inspired seafood dishes.
19730 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth Beach · 226-2037
2. Salute the sun
Instructors from Dimitra Yoga lead a class on Aug. 26 and Sept. 2 in Canalfront Park in Lewes beginning at 8 a.m. (In the event of inclement weather, call 645-2795 beforehand to see if the event has been cancelled.)
211 Front. St., Lewes
3. Eat a big brunch
This is a no-brainer. The beach has a bevy of restaurants dishing up breakfast delights. (Case in point: 10 Extraordinary Brunches to Try at the Beach.)
4. Support local farmers
There are two farmers markets on Sundays. Early birds can head to the Bethany Beach Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to noon. (Sept. 2 is the last day.)
Across the street from PNC Bank, Garfield Parkway and Pennsylvania Avenue
More than 20 vendors gather at the Nassau Valley Vineyards Farmers Market is from noon to 3 p.m. at the winery. The last day is Sept. 24.
32165 Winery Way, Lewes · 645-9463
5. Enjoy a meeting of the minds
The Gay Women of Rehoboth gather on Sundays at Java Jukebox in Rehoboth for coffee and conversation.
37169 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach
6. Get your groove on
Many hotspots have Sunday performances. This week, for instance, The Starboard features The 19th Street Band from 2 to 5:30 p.m., and Kristen & Johnny at 10 p.m.
2009 Coastal Hwy., Dewey Beach · 227-4600
Every Sunday, The Rockets are the band du jour at the Rusty Rudder, with other musicians performing throughout the day. Music starts at 2 p.m. The Rockets go on at 9 p.m.
113 Dickinson St., Dewey Beach · 227-3888
Paradise Grill is also showcasing three bands this Sunday, with The Fabulous Greaseband taking the “Beach Stage” at 5:30 p.m.
27344 Bay Rd., Millsboro 945-4500
This is the last Sunday to get on board a Cape May-Lewes Ferry for the Sunday Jamz, which features live music on the trip across the Delaware Bay and back.
43 Cape Henlopen Drive, Lewes · 1-800-643-3779
Diego’s Hideaway hosts its Sunday TDance from 3 to 8 p.m. Take a breather for an hour and come back for the Sunday Night Dance Party, which starts at 9 p.m.
37298 Rehoboth Ave Ext, Rehoboth Beach · 227-1023
Prefer jazz? Sunday dinner at Cuvée Ray Wine Bar & Restaurant, held from 6 to 8:30 p.m., features live performances. Reservations are recommended.
236 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach · 567-2942