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Lewes is the place to be for an unforgettable Fourth of July celebration! From dazzling fireworks to a patriotic boat parade, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here’s your guide to all the Independence Day events happening in Lewes.

Lewes Fireworks Display

Event Details

  • Date and Time: July 4, 9:15 PM
  • Location: Lewes Beach
  • Details: Gather with family and friends to witness a spectacular fireworks display over Lewes Beach. The fireworks are visible from various points along the beach, offering a perfect ending to your Independence Day celebrations.
  • Website: Lewes Chamber of Commerce

Fourth of July Beach Party

Event Details

  • Date and Time: July 4, All Day
  • Location: Lewes Beach
  • Details: Spend the day at Lewes Beach with family-friendly activities, games, and food vendors. Relax on the sand, take a dip in the ocean, and soak up the festive atmosphere leading up to the fireworks display.
  • Website: Lewes Chamber of Commerce

Historic Lewes Walking Tours

Event Details

  • Date and Time: July 4, Various Times
  • Location: Lewes Historical Society
  • Details: Explore the rich history of Lewes with guided walking tours provided by the Lewes Historical Society. Learn about the town’s heritage, architecture, and significant historical events.
  • Website: Lewes Historical Society

Family Picnic at Canalfront Park

Event Details

  • Date and Time: July 4, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Location: Canalfront Park
  • Details: Bring a picnic and enjoy a relaxing afternoon at Canalfront Park. The park offers beautiful views of the canal, playgrounds for children, and plenty of space for family activities.
  • Website: Lewes Canalfront Park

Old Fashioned Games for Kids

Event Details

  • Date and Time: July 4, 2pm
  • Location: 2nd Street
  • Details: Simple and fun old games for kids all alike to enjoy. Parents can relax, or join in on the fun as well!
  • Website: Lewes Chamber of Commerce


Events, Times, and Sites:

Registration Details:

It’s isn’t quite too late yet! Find the registration on the Lewes Chamber of Commerce, and go show your 4th of July and Lewes spirit!

Specials and Sales

  •  Dairy Queen: The Star Spangled Blizzard and the Oreo Firework Blizzard available for a limited time
  • Local: Many local restaurants and/or shops are having themed items, sales, deals, etc. Go out and support your community, and get something for yourself while doing so! Remember, supporting your community this holiday is the best thing to do; show your American and local town spirit loud and proud.