Don’t miss Trey Mancini and Joey Rickard guest bartend at the first Brews & O’s event June 10th. Get your tickets today!

Beaches

Ocean City

 

Summer events in Ocean City, Md.: Surf Fest, OC Air Show, fireworks and more

Mark your calendar for Ocean City’s most anticipated events of the summer: Baltimore Ravens Roosts Ocean City Parade June 1 Watch cheerleaders, mascots, bands, floats and more from Baltimore Ravens Roosts in Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania as they march and show pride for their football team....

Delaware

  • Ghost tours show the spooky sides of Ocean City and Delaware beach towns

    Ghost tours show the spooky sides of Ocean City and Delaware beach towns

    Goosebumps — that's what a week at the beach offers, from a welcome dip on a hot day to a twilight prowl through the eerie haunts of the shore’s favorite towns. Some, like Lewes, Del., and Ocean City and are awash in spooky lore, some of it centuries old and anchored in grim history. Both offer...

  • Things to do on your Delaware beach vacation

    Things to do on your Delaware beach vacation

    When you’re done with the sand and sun, head to one of these spots — all a quick drive from Delaware beaches — to add some variety to your vacation. Bethany Beach Nature Center Take a quarter-mile walk through a pine grove and wetlands that harbor osprey and blue herons. The center offers hands-on...

  • The biggest events of the summer at Delaware beaches

    The biggest events of the summer at Delaware beaches

    Here’s a rundown of the biggest events at Delaware beaches this summer, from Fenwick Island to Lewes: Spring Sidewalk Sale May 17-19 Participating shop owners in both Rehoboth and Dewey Beach peddle their wares, rain or shine, for three days at discount prices. Sale begins Friday and ends Sunday....

Jersey

Virginia Beach

 

Going to Virginia Beach? Here's what's new this summer

Vacationers will find a number of high-end additions at Virginia Beach this summer: The end of no-cursing signs For the past two years, the red-circle signs warning against using profanity have been a mainstay along Atlantic Avenue. But this year, several groups — including the Atlantic Avenue...

  • Simulated skydiving, scavenger hunts and more things to do in Virginia Beach

    Simulated skydiving, scavenger hunts and more things to do in Virginia Beach

    Sick of the beach? Cloudy days or a little rain have you down? Don’t let these factors ruin your vacation. Check out these options to maximize your fun. Beachside Social Ten-thousand square feet of shuffleboard and bocce ball to go along with fast-casual food, cocktails and craft beer, all within...

  • Virginia Beach's biggest events of the summer

    Virginia Beach's biggest events of the summer

    Here’s what you need to know about the most anticipated concerts and festivals coming to Virginia Beach this summer. I’m With Her May 23 The bluegrass and folk band known for their chemistry and musicianship consists of Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan. Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. concert...

Outer Banks

  • Things to do in the Outer Banks — besides go to the beach

    Things to do in the Outer Banks — besides go to the beach

    When you need a break from the sun and sand, visit one of these nearby attractions: Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge There may be alligators here. Or not. It’s a bit north of their range. Regardless, the 152,000-acre habitat of bogs and marshes harbors a vast array of plants, birds, trees...

  • Festivals, fireworks and more events in the Outer Banks this summer

    Festivals, fireworks and more events in the Outer Banks this summer

    Save the dates for these summer events in North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Outer Banks Tiny Home Festival June 8-9 Thinking of downsizing? Check out this two-day tiny home showcase. Tour (or turn around in) display homes. Chat with tiny home owners and builders. $10 ($15 for both days). 10 a.m. to...

Myrtle Beach

More beach news

  • In Ocean City, another lifeguard season begins — two minutes early

    In Ocean City, another lifeguard season begins — two minutes early

    The first beach rescue of the long Memorial Day weekend in Ocean City occurred at 9:58 a.m. on Saturday — technically two minutes before the first lifeguard shift of the summer began but, luckily, after a few men and women in red had arrived to start their day. By midday, there had already been...

  • Massive Dewey Beach home built by the du Pont family for sale for $11.5 million

    Massive Dewey Beach home built by the du Pont family for sale for $11.5 million

    A massive beachfront property in Dewey Beach, Del. — complete with a combined 12 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms and six fireplaces — could be yours for $11.5 million. The 9,957-square-foot residence — which includes both a main house and a guest house at 1 and 3 Cullen St. — sits on a .79-acre lot with...

  • Cape May-Lewes Ferry stranded for hours in Delaware Bay

    Cape May-Lewes Ferry stranded for hours in Delaware Bay

    An engine malfunction on a ferry running from New Jersey to Delaware left more than 100 passengers stranded for several hours. News outlets report that 143 passengers were on the Cape May-Lewes Ferry on Friday afternoon when the ferry stalled in the Delaware Bay, just three miles into its journey....

  • Company building wind farm off Ocean City shore in Maryland bought by Danish wind giant

    Company building wind farm off Ocean City shore in Maryland bought by Danish wind giant

    The Rhode Island company that plans to build an offshore wind farm northeast of Ocean City has been bought by a Danish firm in a deal that will create a U.S. wind energy giant with the largest pipeline of projects. The $510 million acquisition of D.E. Shaw Group’s Deepwater Wind by Orsted is not...

  • How a 1933 hurricane shaped Ocean City

    How a 1933 hurricane shaped Ocean City

    For years, citizens of Ocean City had lobbied the federal government to build an inlet connecting the brackish waters of the Sinepuxent Bay with the Atlantic. It would be a boon for the sleepy surfside town, they argued, allowing a safe port for fishing as well as a distribution point for crabs,...

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