Cape Gazette

Entertainment Briefs

Feb 27, 2015

Bug & Bud Fest seeks vendors

Downtown Milford, Inc. is currently seeking arts and crafts, food and not-for profit vendor applications for the 12th Annual Bud & Bud Festival on Saturday, April 25. Vendors who wish to display may contact Downtown Milford Inc. at 302-839-1180 or email Applications will be accepted until April 1.

Information and applications are on the DMI website at under the Bug & Bud tab.

Irish Society of Delmarva hosts St. Patrick's Day party March 7

The Irish Society of Delmarva will hold its annual St. Patrick’s Day Party from 7 to 10:30 p.m., Saturday, March 7, at the Correctional Officers Association of Delaware Building, 1243 College Park in the College Business Park, Dover. Entertainment will be provided by The Cutting Edge Dueling Pianos from Baltimore. Cost for the tickets is $25 in advance and $30 March 7 at the door. The Irish Society will provide many door prizes, a basket of cheer raffle, a 50/50 raffle, a dessert table, and a free Irish music CD. The fun includes dancing and sing-alongs. Participants may bring their own beverages and snacks as well. For more information or tickets contact Robin Engstenberg at 302-674-4834.

Preschoolers to learn about birds at Seaside Nature Center March 5

Youngsters ages 3 to 5 can discover secrets of nature through activities, games, crafts and outdoor adventures at Cape Henlopen State Park. The Guppy Club meets once a month, with different topics each month. At 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 5, the topic is birds and their feathers. This program meets at the Seaside Nature Center and costs $3 per child. Children must be accompanied by an adult and dressed for the outdoors. Space is limited; call 302-645-6852 for details or to preregister. For more information go to

Full Moon Hike at Cape Henlopen State Park set March 6

Find out what animals come out after the sun sets. A full moon hike will take place at 7 p.m., Friday, March 6, at Cape Henlopen State Park. The guided hike begins at the Seaside Nature Center, and participants will look and listen for animals. It is important to dress warmly. This program is intended for ages 7 and up with a paying adult, and costs $2 per person. Space is limited; call 302-645-6852 for information or to preregister. More information can be found at

PPP fundraiser to feature music by Bryan Clark March 7

For those trying to find the perfect gift for their perfect sweethearts, Possum Point Players suggest a gift of reservations to an evening of the musical artistry of Bryan Clark. Tickets to a special March 7 fundraiser at Possum Hall are guaranteed to please. Clark features songs and styles of vocalists including Sammy Davis Jr., Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles and Elvis. Nationally recognized and locally popular, Clark will perform at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 7, at Possum Hall, 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown.

Tickets are $40, all seats are reserved, and the evening includes light fare from several area restaurants and a complementary beverage. Tickets can be purchased online at or by calling 302-856-4560.

Mango's to host night in Miami dance benefit March 21

Mango's in Bethany Beach will host a night in Miami dance scholarship benefit from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, March 21. The evening will include food, drinks and dancing, with proceeds to benefit the Diane Drulis Foundation's dance scholarship. There will be performances by scholarship winners, a silent auction, DJ Ken Little and more. The Diane Drulis Foundation is a 501c3 nonprofit organization which, in its first five years of existence, has provided more than $23,000 in scholarships to dedicated, passionate dancers to assist them in continuing their education in the arts. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to or call 302-703-2906.

Women's club offers Harrington Casino bus trip March 26

GFWC Zwaanendael Women's Club is offering a bus trip to Harrington Casino Thursday, March 26. Participants will meet the bus at 8:45 a.m. at Lowe's on Route 1 in Lewes. The bus departs at 9 a.m. The bus should return to Lewes at 4 p.m. Cost of  $30 per person includes transportation, a free $10 slot card and free buffet. Advance registration and payment are required. Seats are limited. To register, contact Dottie at 302-231-8777 or

Dewey Beach Arts Festival seeks artist applications through April 11

Dewey Business Partnership is currently seeking artists and crafters for the fourth annual outdoor Dewey Beach Arts Festival to be held Saturday, May 9, on Dagsworthy Avenue in Dewey Beach. Interested artists and crafters may download an application at An application may also be obtained by emailing or calling 302-228-3701. Deadline to apply is Saturday, April 11.


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