- 28th Annual Sandcastle Contest: August 5, beginning at 8:30 a.m.; located at the north end of the Boardwalk.
- Annual All Saints Episcopal Church Antiques Show: August 3-5, Rehoboth Beach Convention Center; (302) 227-7202.
- Saltwater taffy at Dolle's: It's an icon of the Boardwalk in Rehoboth Beach. Not a taffy kind of person? Their caramel popcorn is also a favorite; (302) 227-0757 or www.dolles-ibachs.com.
- Stopping in at Udder Delight for a cone of creamy homemade ice cream (get the Chocolate Chocolate Thunder) or Kohr Bros. for frozen custard; www.kohrbros.com.
left: Sand sculptors of all ages descend upon Rehoboth Beach for the annual Sandcastle Contest.