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Entertainment Briefs

December 6, 2017

Santa House in Milford open weekends until Dec. 23

Downtown Milford Inc. wants to remind all children that Santa Claus will welcome children and listen to holiday dreams and wishes from 5 to 7 p.m., Fridays, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, through Dec. 23. Every child will receive a picture with Santa and a handmade stocking filled with candy. Five weekly drawings will be held for Downtown Milford Gift Certificates. Downtown Milford Inc. wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and Good Will to All. For more information, contact Murrie Zlotziver at 302-839-1180 or director@downtownmildord.org.

Dewey Lions to host breakfast with Santa event  Dec. 16

A pancake breakfast with Santa will be held at the Dewey Beach Lions Clubhouse from 8 to 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 16. Crafts, visits with Santa and a writing station for letters to Santa will be available from 8 to 11 a.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children 10 and older, and free for children under 10 with a paying adult. The clubhouse is at 115 McKinley Ave., Dewey Beach. For more information, go to www.dblions.org.

Possums radio theater reading set Dec. 19

The next reading of the Possum Point Players Radio Theater will be at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 19, at Possum Hall. Everyone who attends can participate in reading scripts from old radio programs. In addition to the readings, the Radio Theater re-creates old-time radio shows at venues throughout Sussex County. For more information, contact Bernie Noeller at bnoeller@yahoo.com or 302 500-2788.

Toby Keith to play Delaware State Fair July 19

The Delaware State Fair announced two of the 10 nights of entertainment for the 2018 Summer Concert Series held at the M&T Bank Grandstand. With great anticipation, Delaware State Fair organizers are excited to welcome Toby Keith presented by Ford F-Series at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, July 19. Keith has charted 61 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, including 20 No. 1 hits. Audience members are sure to have a good time singing along to hits like "Beer for My Horses" and "As Good As I Once Was." Tickets range from $54-$94.

When it comes to Southern rock, it doesn't get any better than this: Travis Tritt, Charlie Daniels, The Marshall Tucker Band and The Outlaws will be performing live at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 25. Tickets are $31-$71.To purchase tickets, go to www.delawarestatefair.com or call eTix at 1-800-514-3849.

"We are often asked to share some of the 2018 Concert Lineup in hopes that customers could purchase tickets for that someone special. Well, staff has worked hard and we are pleased to be in a position to announce two shows, and maybe even more before the end of the year," said Danny Aguilar, assistant general manager of the Delaware State Fair. Celebrating 99 years of summer traditions, the M&T Bank Grandstand plays host to some of Delmarva's favorite artists, comedians and exciting wheeled events.

Admission is free for youngsters at Coastal Concerts performances

Coastal Concerts invites adults to bring children 18 and under to its performances free of charge. To preregister for a child and accompanying adult to attend free, call 888-212-6458. Tickets sell for $35 each for most performances, so getting them free is quite a savings.

Each season, concerts include world-class classical soloists and ensembles that provide exciting and memorable entertainment in a relaxed, informal setting. Performances are held at the Bethel United Methodist Church Hall, Fourth and Market streets, Lewes. For the current season's schedule and more information, go to www.coastalconcerts.org