City of Rehoboth Beach announces cancellation of Independence Day Fireworks due to COVID-19

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – The City of Rehoboth Beach has announced the cancellation of this year’s Independence Day fireworks show, scheduled for July 3rd.

In addition, the Bandstand Summer Concert Series has been canceled through the July 4th weekend. All permitted special events scheduled through the holiday weekend are also canceled.

“The health and safety of the community is our top priority and at the forefront of all decisions made during this unprecedented and rapidly evolving situation,” said Mayor Paul Kuhns. “It is difficult to accept that these cherished events cannot continue as planned this year. We look forward to the day when we can all come together once again and celebrate the events that make Rehoboth Beach such a wonderful and connected community.”

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