Bethany Beach's Can't-Miss Attractions

Driving into Bethany Beach, you’ll be greeted by a quiet sense of calmness. Imagine, you breathe in the ocean air, and you can suddenly feel that this is your coastal home away from home. Bethany is the kind of place that's perfectly suited for beach house gatherings of extended families who find their sunny days filled with an endless array of do-as-you-please activities – sunning or running on the broad beaches, shopping tax-free at the boutiques on the boardwalk or savoring a gourmet coastal meal.

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  • Bethany Boardwalk: Explore Bethany Beach Boardwalk to find various shopping and dining options. From book stores to Candy Kitchen, feel the coastal vibes and smell the salt air while on the boardwalk.
  • Big Chill Beach Club: Grab a drink and a bite to eat as you watch the sun set along the ocean! Big Chill Beach Club is always bustling with fun.

Water Adventures

  • Fenwick island State Park: Take in a relaxing escape from summer crowds at Fenwick Island State Park. Play in the sand or splash in the waves of the shore as the sun shines!
  • Bethany Surf Shop: Whether you like to surf, paddle or skim-board, Bethany Surf Shop has got you covered. Check it out for your water adventures!Big Chill Beach Club
  • Coastal Kayak: Between kayaking tours, paddleboard rental, eco-tours and more, take a tour or rent equipment to explore Delaware waters.

Family Fun

  • Freeman Arts Pavilion: Showcasing music, dance, comedy, theater and other performances, enjoy open-air showings with the Freedom Arts Pavilion.
  • Viking Golf & Go-Karts: Take your pick of water slides, mini golf or go-karts at this kid-approved amusement park!