PANCAKE BREAKFAST at the Union Church (2 N. Laws St.) Saturday, October 12th 7am to 11am.
Cost is $7 for adults; $4 for children (Ages 4-10); Children under 3 yrs. of age are free. Menu includes sausage, scrapple, baked apples, pancakes, fruit juice, and hot coffee.
Also, Union Church will once again be giving out bottles of water all day on Saturday, Oct. 12th
Hosted by the Southern Delaware Street Rod Association from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday. Car Show participants must arrive between 7am and 9am and enter via Main Street, onto Delaware Avenue. Registration opens at 7:30 am on Delaware Ave.; judging 1:00 - 3:00 (must be registered by 1:00 pm); awards 3:30 pm at Stage. Open to street rods, customs, pro-street, antiques, classics, muscle cars, special interest, 4x4, new cars & trucks, motorcycles (no motor homes or campers). $10.00 registration fee.
The Kiwanis Club sponsors the Apple Scrapple Home Decorating Contest. Registration is not required. All decorations must be within keeping of the Apple Scrapple theme by using apples and scrapple or a fascimilie of each. Contest winners will be announced Friday evening at the main stage. Judging will be completed on Thursday, therefore it is important to have your decorations in place by the Wednesday before the festival.
You won’t want to miss the Invitational Scrapple Sling. This event is by “invitation only”, join us as local and state representatives compete for the coveted Scrapple Sling trophy! You never know who may be slinging scrapple; from our Sussex County Council members, local mayors, pageant queens, to County and State officials. The sling will take place on Saturday at approximately 2 p.m. at the stage area, behind the fire hall. Come out and support your favorite. Who will take home the trophy this year?
For more information, contact Town Hall at 302-337-7135.
These signature events feature contestants chunkin' scrapple "shot-put" style, tossing iron skillets, and tossing apples! Prizes are awarded to the top finishers in each event. These events will be held on Saturday beginning at 1:00 pm at a NEW LOCATION: 2 N. Laws Street by the cemetary gate! Registration begins at 1:00 for the Apple Toss, 1:30 for the Skillet Toss, and 2:00 for the Scrapple Chunkin' Contest.
St. Mary's Episcopal Church on North William Street will serve a chili luncheon from 11 am to 3 pm. The lunch will consist of homemade chili, chicken salad sandwiches, rolls, and beverages. The ladies of the church will also hold a bake sale from 10 am to 3 pm. Also check out the quilt display.
Lots and lots of vendors, both individuals and businesses, will be showcasing their services and wares. The show, held on Walnut Street and Laws Street, begins bright and early at 9 am on Saturday and runs until around 4 pm.