Posted in Other News on November 16th, 2012 at 12:08 PM
Billed as the New Eastern Shore Tradition, the Decorating Delmarva Holiday Festival of Lights is a 36-night event with 2 miles worth of holiday cheer held at the Delaware International Speedway located in Delmar, Delaware.
Visitors can tour the North Pole and enjoy holiday lights and community built displays, as well as take a trip to Santa’s Village, which will include nightly festival events and an activity area for children. Events will include appearances from Mr. & Mrs. Claus, holiday music, fire pits and nightly entertainment.
The event will operate every Thursday through Sunday evening from Nov. 15 to Dec. 23, then every evening from Dec. 25 until Jan. 5. Decorating Delmarva will run from 6-10 p.m. on weeknights and Sundays, and from 6-11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
Visit the official Web site for more info at http://www.decoratingdelmarva.com/
Posted in Other News on November 2nd, 2012 at 8:38 AM
One of Delaware’s most popular annual events returns, as World Championship Punkin Chunkin – named one of the top 100 events in North America by the American bus Association – sets up for another weekend of pumpkin tossing fun in Bridgeville, Delaware from November 4-6. The competition begins Friday at 8 a.m.
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For more than 25 years, the three-day fall festival has showcased the creativity and engineering prowess of entrants of all ages from around the country. Punkin Chunkin has gained notoriety for its educational value, thus earning an annual program on The Discovery Channel and The Science Channel.
Winners are crowned for the furthest distance thrown in 16 categories. The event also features a cooking contest, a chili cook-off competition and the annual Miss Punkin Chunkin contest.
A share of the proceeds from the event goes to a host of nonprofit organizations, such as Autism Delaware, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Child Help and more.
Get more information on the event at http://www.punkinchunkin.com
Posted in Other News on October 12th, 2012 at 9:37 AM
The 23rd annual Rehoboth Beach Jazz festival takes over the town once again, with performances from some of the genre’s best artists at various locations from Oct. 11-14.
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The four-day event features shows at multiple venues including the Rehoboth Convention Center, Epworth Church and Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes, Del. Entertainment will also be hosted by local bars and restaurants throughout the weekend
The festival opens Thursday, Oct. 11, at Cape Henlopen High School with a primetime performance from Boney James. James will perform a host of songs from his many No. 1 albums, four of which have been certified Gold. The three-time Grammy® nominee and Soul Train Award winner begins his set at 8 p.m.
The rest of the weekend will feature performances by some of the genre’s most revered artists, such as Brian Culbertson, Jeff Golub, Art Sherrod Jr., Will Downing, Brian Simpson, Marc Antoine, The Urban Jazz Coalition and many more.
The jazz festival closes on Sunday, Oct. 16, with the Gospel Show, noon at Cape Henlopen and the Final Jazz Jam at the Rehoboth Convention Center, showcasing most of the event’s lineup along with some special guests to send the festival out on a high note.
The official closing party will be held at Timothy’s Restaurant on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. Reservations are suggested.
Posted in Other News on September 21st, 2012 at 8:23 AM
The famed Monster Mile® racetrack at Dover International Speedway® hosts its second event on the 2012 NASCAR calendar Sept. 28-30, featuring the “AAA” 400 NASCAR Sprint® Cup Series race, NASCAR Nationwide® Series OneMain Financial 200 race; and the NASCAR K&N® Pro Series East race events.
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For more than 40 years, The First State’s one-mile oval has brought up to 135,000 race fans per event to the edge of their seat with action from the biggest names in the sport. This month’s event is the third race in the annual Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup.
Kurt Busch raced to victory lane in last year’s Sprint Cup AAA 400, while Carl Edwards took the checkered flag at last year’s OneMain Financial 200.
Last year’s autumn race top 10 finishers were:
Sunday will also bring an exclusive Q&A session the morning prior to Sunday’s race at The Monster Mile High Club, featuring new full-time Sprint Cup driver Danica Patrick, two-time Dover winner Kenseth and three-time Dover champ Ryan Newman.
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NASCAR Returns to Dover's Monster Mile with Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Races June 1-3
Posted in Other News on June 1st, 2012 at 2:11 PM
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The Monster Mile® racetrack at Dover International Speedway® plays host to the 13th race weekend of the 2012 NASCAR® schedule on Friday, June 1 through Sunday, June 3. The weekend will feature the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series® FedEx® 400, benefitting Autism Speaks®; NASCAR Nationwide® Series 5 Hour Energy® 200; and the NASCAR Camping World® Truck Series Lucas Oil® 200 events.
ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals is offering privately-owned Bethany Beach vacation rentals in the nearby Delaware Beaches, just 90 minutes south of the Speedway. Properties available for rent during the race weekend range from oceanfront condos to secluded single-family beach homes.
The First State’s one-mile concrete oval has treated race fans, up to 135,000 per event, to an electrifying atmosphere featuring the biggest names in the sport for more than 40 years.
Last year’s Top 10 finishers in the spring Monster Mile races were:
Race tickets are available for individual races or in a three-day package. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit DoverSpeedway.com.