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What It Is

  • Summer Fun for the Whole Family: Dewey Beach’s Summer Movie & Bonfire Program, brought to you by the Rehoboth Beach – Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center, is a perfect way to spend summer evenings with your family.

Movie Nights

  • Family Movie Night: Bring your family and beach chairs to Dewey Beach for a delightful movie night under the stars!
  • Location and Time: Movies start at approximately 8:30 PM on the beach at Dagsworthy Avenue in Dewey.
  • Admission: Free! Glow necklaces are available for a $1 donation to keep the movies rolling.
  • Schedule:

    • June 17: Minions: The Rise of Gru (PG)
    • June 24: Under The Boardwalk (PG)
    • July 1: National Treasure (PG)
    • July 8: Wish (PG)
    • July 15: Back to the Future (PG)
    • July 22: The Super Mario Bros Movie (PG)
    • July 29: The Little Mermaid (2023 Live Action/PG)
    • August 5: Turning Red (PG)
    • August 12: Elemental (PG)
    • August 19: Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken (PG)

Bonfire Nights

  • S’MORE Fun: Enjoy bonfires on the beach every Wednesday night!
  • Location and Time: Bonfires are from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM on the beach at Dagsworthy Avenue in Dewey.
  • Donations: Glow sticks and marshmallows are available for a $1 donation. Roasting sticks are provided and should be returned after use.
  • Schedule: Every Wednesday from June 19th through August 21st.


  • Beach Access: Dewey Beach provides beach access mats at nearly all dune entrances (except Chicago Street), making it easier for everyone to enjoy the beach.
  • Beach Wheelchair Rental: Free beach wheelchair rentals are available during the summer season. For more information or to reserve a wheelchair, click here.

Weather Information

  • Inclement Weather: Events are weather-dependent. Cancellations will be posted on the Rehoboth Beach – Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce’s Instagram and Facebook pages:
    • Movies: Decision by 7:00 PM on the day of the event.
    • Bonfires: Decision by 6:00 PM on the day of the event.
  • Afterhours Information: Call the Chamber at (302) 227-2233 for updates.

Information sourced from: Beach Fun’s page on Dewey Beach Movie Day