2021 GRtB Schedule

Greyhounds Reach the  Beach®

                                 October 6, 7, 8, 9, & 10, 2021                    It's all about the greyhounds©         

This is the tentative schedule for our event for October 6-10, 2021.  We show it to you here so you can see what the 2021 schedule may be like.  We expect our 2021 event again to be held in the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center (RBCC), 229 Rehoboth Avenue, October 6-10, 2021.   We encourage everyone to get a covid vaccination before October to increase your safety and the safety of those around you.


If you have an activity you're sponsoring in Dewey or Rehoboth, please let us know at admin@GRtB.org and we can add it to our event schedule.

​​​Sample Schedule from 2019


September 30th, 2021 (date approximate)

E-booklet is emailed to registered

attendees.  It will be emailed earlier

if it is ready.


Monday October 4th, 2021

Enjoy the beach!


Tuesday October 5th, 2021

Enjoy the beach!


Wednesday, October 6th, 2021


6-8PM   Rehoboth Beach Convention Center (RBCC), 229 Rehoboth Avenue:  Vendor Preview Party!  Registered attendees only.  Vendor discounts!  You get first dibs on everything!  Social hour, music and Early Bird check-in.  Drinks and snacks may be served if allowed.  New shirts on sale.  Pick up pre-ordered shirts.  Bag raffles for great greyhound items, greyhound gifts and baskets of greyhound items.   Let's get this party started!


Thursday, October 7th, 2021


9 AM-11 AM  (time approximate) Walking Tour of Rehoboth Beach courtesy of Rehoboth Beach Historical Society (public tour).  Greyhounds welcome.  Cost is $10.  Reserve your spot at (302) 227-7310


11 AM   Vendors open at RBCC.  Check-in and registration opens at Rehoboth Beach Convention center.


11AM-4PM  Speakers (to be determined)  


5PM     Vendors at RBCC close for the day


6-9PM  Beer and Biscuit Mixer at Diego's Hideaway, 37298 Rehoboth Ave.  First beer is free for GRtB registrants.  Snacks provided.


Dinner Time    Crabby Dick's is a great place to dine.


Friday October 8th, 2021


8 AM
   Self-guided walk on the beach ... meeting site to be determined.


10 AM     Registration and Check-in open at the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center


10 AM  Our first tour for the weekend with Pirate Party Bus takes people and hounds for a bus tour of old historic Lewes and then stops for a beach walk with the hounds at Cape Henlopen State Park, ending with lunch on the patio of Crooked Hammock Pub.  Cost is just $30 for registrants.  Advance reservations needed; call (302) 569-2273.

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10 AM-4PM  Speakers (schedule to be determined)  


2 PM - 4 PM  Walking Tour of Rehoboth Beach courtesy of Rehoboth Beach Historical Society (Special Tour for Greyhound Owners)  Greyhounds welcome.  Cost is $10  Greyhounds welcome.  Reserve your spot at (302) 227-7310


5:00 PM  Vendors and activities close at Rehoboth Beach Convention Center


Dinner Time    Crabby Dick's is a great place to dine.

5:30 PM-7:30 PM  Nittany Ice Cream Social (Adams Oceanfront Hotel on Read Street)  Tentative


Saturday October 9th, 2021  Tentative schedule  (Note:The Race for the Pink will be held on this date during our event.  This will significantly affect travel in and out of Dewey Beach on Saturday morning.)  


Our Blessing of the Hounds will take place sometime on Saturday.  Time and place to be determined.


8:30AM Speaker:  TBD


10AM     Vendors open at Rehoboth Beach Convention Center.     Check-in & registration open

         

Speakers   10AM-5PM  (to be announced)


5PM  Rehoboth Beach Convention Center Closes for the event

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Dinner Time    Crabby Dick's is a great place to dine.


Sunday, October 10th., 2021


 Rehoboth Beach Convention Center is closed for Sunday.


10AM  Greyhound parade on the boardwalk in Rehoboth Beach.   Everyone welcome!  Wear your favorite greyhound shirt.  Show your colors!  We hope to have an aerial drone on site.


Event officially ends for 2021.