Riverwalk Freedom Festival, OC Bike Week, Arts & Jazz Fest and more planned for the weekend of mid September
Remember a few weeks ago when we said the fall season is going to be filled with local festivals and events? Well, welcome to the third week of September!
We’ve got 15 great events to tell you about this week on and near the beaches of Delaware and Maryland.
This week’s preview includes some of the biggest events of the season in Milford, Ocean City, Millsboro and several other towns and cities across the region.
If you are looking for something to do this weekend, you certainly won’t be disappointed as this is one of the busiest event calendars we’ve seen in the past couple of years.
So pick your favorite or favorites and head out this weekend for a great time outdoors on the beaches of Delaware and Maryland.
We’re kicking things off this week with a preview of the city of Milford’s biggest annual festival, which takes place on the banks of the beautiful Mispillion River.
Whatever you do this weekend, make it a good time with your friends and / or family!
Riverwalk Freedom Festival (September 18)
The city of Milford’s biggest annual festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 18, along the banks of the scenic River Mispillion.
Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Riverwalk Freedom Festival begins at 9 a.m. on Saturday and continues through the evening.
Scheduled activities and events throughout the day include a car show, food trucks, plenty of local vendors, kids’ activities, live music, a beer garden, and the always fun and popular Duck Dash. .
The evening ends with a spectacular fireworks display at dusk.
Learn more about the 20th Riverwalk Freedom Festival by visiting the event’s Facebook page here or by calling 302-422-3344.
Southern Delaware Wine, Food & Music Festival (September 18)
This year, the Southern Delaware Wine, Food & Music Festival will be held on the grounds of the Independence Community of Millsboro and is scheduled from 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 18.
Billed as “a way to experience the best tastes, sounds, people and passions of the Delaware Coast”, the event will feature award-winning chefs and winemakers from around the world, as well as a good selection of live music and more. Again.
The profits go to several local non-profit organizations.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit sodelfest.com.
OC Bikefest (September 15-19)
Thousands of bikers and bike enthusiasts will descend on Ocean City this week for the five-day OC Bikefest, held each fall at Maryland’s favorite resort.
The event features national entertainment, live music, stunt shows, a wide selection of vendors, bike builders and more. It centers around the Ocean City Convention Center on the Coast Road, although some events and activities will take place at the Arthur W. Perdue Stadium in Salisbury.
Acts featured for 2021 include George Thorogood and the Destroyers, Foghat, Bret Michaels, Tesla, Kid Rock and several more.
Learn more about OC Bikefest 2021 at ocbikefest.com.
Click here for the rest of this weekend’s crowded events calendar