Entertainment Briefs

January 17, 2017

Delaware Friends of Folk coffeehouse concert and open mic set Jan. 21

Delaware Friends of Folk will present their monthly coffeehouse concert in the Bennett Chapel at Wesley College in Dover  at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 21. Admission is $5 for members, $7 for nonmembers and free for those 12 and under. Fresh-brewed coffee, baked cookies and other snacks will be available. This will be an open mic show hosted by two-time Delmarva Folk Hero finalist Mike Liddicote. The stage will be open to soloists or small groups presenting acoustic music of nearly any sort, dance or poetry. Performers should arrive early enough to sign up for a 15-20 minute performance slot. Due to the limited stage size, large groups and drum traps cannot be accommodated.

Fine crafters entries due Feb. 1 for 2017 Seaside Craft Show

The Bethany Beach Cultural and Historical Affairs Committee is seeking applicants for its 2017 Seaside Craft Show. This juried show will take place Saturday, June 3, in downtown Bethany Beach and is open to fine crafters in diverse mediums. To download the application, go to and click on the Seaside Craft Show tab under Activities. No online entries will be accepted. The application deadline is Wednesday, Feb. 1.

Valentine’s dinner dance set Feb. 10

Southern Delaware Therapeutic Riding in Milton will hold its fourth annual Valentine's dinner dance at 6 p.m., Friday, Feb. 10, at the CHEER Center in Georgetown. There will be live entertainment by The Funsters, a delicious dinner by Lighthouse Catering, live and silent auctions, and a 50/50 raffle. Tickets are $50 per person and include appetizers, dinner, dessert and nonalcoholic beverages. A cash bar will be available. All proceeds will benefit Southern Delaware Therapeutic Riding, a 5013c nonprofit that provides equine-assisted therapy to children and adults with special needs in Sussex and Kent counties. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to or call 302-644-1920.

Bethany Blues Lewes offers bingo every Monday at 7 p.m.

Every Monday at 7 p.m., the staff at Bethany Blues of Lewes will pass out bingo cards and get numbers ready as they roll out bingo, burgers and barbecue. Guests can enjoy rotating drink specials, and hearty burgers and barbecue as DJ Steve calls out numbers. Every round has a winner, complete with prizes and plenty of fun.

Guests can sample a huge bourbon list and enjoy authentic, Eastern Shore-style barbecue. The culinary team is cranking out bone-sticking meals sure to warm up every diner. And the positive atmosphere will have guests beating the winter blues faster than they can say ... bingo!

For more information, go to and find Bethany Blues for updates on all events and weeknight specials or call 302-644-2500.

Possum Point Players seeking lighting and sound effects techs

The Possum Point Players, a well-established community theater group in Sussex County, is seeking people to coordinate show lighting and sound effects operations. The position calls for someone to take responsibility for maintenance and operation of those two aspects of their stage performances. Anyone wishing to discuss a more detailed description and the potential for compensation should contact PPP trustee Jim Hartzell at or 302-856-6166.