Episode 040: Favorite Fall Activities on Delmarva

Fall will soon arrive on Delmarva, and there is a cornucopia of fun activities for your family to enjoy! From outdoor festivals and nature walks, to tasting local treats and relaxing by a cozy campfire – Delmarva offers more than you ever thought possible each and every autumn.


0:30 – Jeff Twilley joins The Bridge Podcast as a guest!
1:30 – Why we love Fall…
2:20 – Raking the Leaves
3:30 – You can’t breeze past the huge list of Fall activities across Delmarva
4:15 – The Bridge Staff share their favorite fall activities
6:15 – The foods of Fall… yumm!
6:45 – Apple Scrapple Festival ‘Scrapple Carving Competition’
7:40 – Fifer Orchards Celebrates 100 Years (1919-2019) and other Farm Markets
8:15 – Great Delaware Pumpkin Carve Festival at the Delaware State Fair in Harrington, DE
8:30 – Pepper’s Pumpkin Patch in Laurel, DE and TS Smith and Sons in Bridgeville, DE
8:45 – Waterfowl Festival in Easton, MD
9:10 – Berlin Fiddlers Convention in Berlin, MD
10:00 – Thunder Over Dover Air Show at Dover Air Force Base in Dover, DE
10:30 – Wings & Wheels Fall Festival Car and Air Show at Delaware Coastal Airport in Georgetown, DE
10:55 – OysterFest and Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, MD
11:10 – That just scratches the surface… Check out a full list of Fall Activities Across Delmarva below!
11:20 – Getting out and enjoying the activities is more about the quality time spent with friends and family
12:00 – Jeff Twilley enjoys day trips with his family, leaving the phones behind
12:45 – Andrew recalls an old commercial…
13:25 – State Parks (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, New Jersey) in the Fall are an incredible change from what the tourists get to experience
14:00 – Celebrate and appreciate the blessings in your own backyard
15:45 – Jeff loves camping with family, and is planting seeds and establishing family traditions
16:55 – Takeaways

Fall Activities Across Delmarva –

September –
Riverwalk Freedom Festival in Milford, DE
Boardwalk Arts Festival in Bethany Beach, DE
Nanticoke Indian Powwow in Millsboro, DE
Ladybug Music Festival in Milford, DE
Festival Hispano in Georgetown, DE
Garlic Festival in Rehoboth Beach, DE
Oktoberfest in Lewes, DE
Music Conference and Festival in Dewey Beach, DE
History Book Festival in Lewes, DE
Nanticoke Heritage Festival in Woodland, DE
Thunder Over Dover Air Show at Dover Air Force Base in Dover, DE
The National Folk Festival in Salisbury, MD
Berlin Fiddlers Convention in Berlin, MD
Native American Festival in Vienna, MD
Sunfest in Ocean City, MD
Dorchester Out of the Darkness Walk in Hurlock, MD
GrooveFEST Downtown Music Festival in Cambridge, MD

October –
Wings & Wheels Car and Air Show in Georgetown, DE
Sea Witch Halloween and Fiddlers Festival in Rehoboth Beach, DE
Boast the Coast Maritime Festival in Lewes, DE
Apple Scrapple Festival in Bridgeville, DE
Jazz Festival in Rehoboth Beach, DE
The Big Draw DE in Milford, DE
Great Delaware Pumpkin Carve Festival in Harrington, DE
Chesapeake Film Festival in Easton, MD
Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo in Salisbury, MD
Sea Gull Century Bike Ride in Salisbury, MD
Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival in St. Michaels, MD
OysterFest in St. Michaels, MD
Endless Summer Cruisin’ in Ocean City, MD
OC-Toberfest in Ocean City, MD
Sailwinds Park East Kite Festival in Cambridge, MD
Chincoteague Island Oyster Festival in Chincoteague, VA

November –
Independent Film Festival in Rehoboth Beach, DE
Return Day in Georgetown, DE
Waterfowl Festival in Easton, MD

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