Cape Gazette

Old Fashion Beach Games Oct. 26 highlight Sea Witch Festival

Held on the beach at 2:30 p.m.
Sep 21, 2013
Photo by: Dave Koster A smiling contestant finds a new way to get his beach ball to the finish line in the Beach Ball Roll competition.

Children are invited to participate in the Old Fashion Beach Games held on the beach at Rehoboth Avenue Saturday, Oct. 26, beginning at 2:30 p.m.. All participants will be given participation ribbons.

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In Peanut on the Nose Race, sponsored by WBOC, kids practice their balancing skills and cross the finish line with heads back and peanuts balanced on their noses.

The Pumpkin Dash, sponsored by Johnson Orthodontics, features kids dashing across the beach balancing pumpkin bean bags on their heads.

In Slippery Swords, sponsored by Great Scott Broadcasting, kids race down the beach balancing their pirate swords. Hula Twist Off is sponsored by Delaware Today.

In Dinosaur Hop, sponsored by M&T Bank, kids carry dinosaurs across the sand while hopping.  In Beach Ball Roll, kids roll beach balls across the sand without using their hands.

Visit for complete program information. For more festival or area information, contact the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce at 800-441-1329, Ext. 0, 302-227-2233, Ext. 0, or email

The Hula Twist Off requires cat-like reflexes and agility as this young contestant demonstrates. (Photo by: Dave Koster)
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