Dover Downs reschedules spring and summer shows

DOVER — Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Dover Downs announced Thursday that it has rescheduled all spring and summer upcoming entertainment at the Rollins Center. The following shows have been rescheduled to the below dates. All tickets will be honored from previous date of show. Refunds will be honored for up to 30 days […]

Delaware festivals hang in the balance of coronavirus crisis

As the weather turns warmer and the days get longer, under any other circumstance, we would start looking forward to enjoying the many outdoor festivals the area has to offer. But these are not any other circumstances, to say the least. On March 22, Gov. John Carney ordered Delawareans to stay at home whenever possible […]

Bridgeville woman lands ‘Shark Tank’ deal

Bridgeville’s Katey Evans dove into ABC’s “Shark Tank” and fished out a deal during Friday night’s show. She appeared on the hit program to pitch her family’s Frozen Farmer line of premium ice cream, dairy-free, gluten-free and fat-free sorbet, along with “nice cream,” a blend of ice cream and sorbet. When in season, local ingredients […]

Lights go down on Delaware stages during pandemic

Whoever first said “the show must go on” never lived in these times. The current coronavirus crisis and the accompanying shelter-in-place until May 15 order sent down by Delaware Gov. John Carney earlier this week has had far-reaching effects across the state. On the entertainment front, it means the closure of local theaters, both performing […]

Firefly Music Festival canceled over coronavirus concerns

DOVER — Due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, this year’s Firefly Music Festival has been canceled. Organizers announced Tuesday that those who purchased tickets through the official ticket provider, Elevate, will receive a full refund or, if you choose, you may transfer your ticket to Firefly 2021. Ticketholders will receive an email outlining the […]

Coronavirus-related cancellations/postponements

The following events have been canceled or postponed by organizers, citing concerns over the coronavirus crisis: Envision Frankford Envision Frankford’s Egg Scramble set for Saturday, April 11 at Frankford Community Park is cancelled for this year. Indian River High School Alumni Association Indian River High School Alumni Association’s Beef & Brew fundraiser Saturday, April 4 […]

Local Delaware musicians facing uncertain future

To borrow a phrase from Don McLean, this became the week the music died. At least for the time being. With the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), bars, halls and restaurants were forced to cancel live music from their menus as they themselves were forced to close or offer just carry-out food and alcohol options. […]

Dover Downs cancels Tyler Farr concert set for April

DOVER — Due to the outbreak and growing concerns surrounding coronavirus Dover Downs Hotel & Casino has cancelled the Tyler Farr performance scheduled for Friday, April 10. At this time, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino remains closed. All tickets purchased with a credit card will automatically be refunded. Any tickets purchased with cash will be […]

Coronavirus-related cancellations

The following events have been canceled or postponed by organizers, citing concerns over the coronavirus crisis: Indian River Board of Education meeting The Indian River Board of Education’s regular monthly meeting for March has been rescheduled. Unless otherwise notified, the meeting originally scheduled for Monday, March 23 will now be held on Monday, March 30 […]

Harrington Raceway and Casino closing through April 1

Harrington Raceway and Casino will be closing at 4 p.m. today until April 1. The closure is applicable to all bars/restaurants and gaming on the property, including Murphy’s Race/Sportsbook and Grill. All shows and entertainment during this timeline are canceled and any applicable ticket sales for such events will be subject to a refund. • […]