Greyhounds Reach the  Beach®

                                 October 10-13, 2019                                      It's all about the greyhounds.©         

2019 GRtB Schedule

This is the schedule for our event for October 9-13, 2019.  WE show it to you here so you can see what the 202 schedule may be like.  We expect our 2020 event again to be held in the Rehoboth Beach Convention Center (RBCC), 229 Rehoboth Avenue, October 7-11, 2020, but we are waiting for confirmation from the facility.    

 If you have an activity you're sponsoring in Dewey or Rehoboth, please let us know at

September 30th, 2019

E-booklet is emailed to registered

attendees.  It will be emailed earlier

if it is ready.

Monday October 7th, 2019

Enjoy the beach!

Tuesday October 8th, 2019

Enjoy the beach!

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

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 served.  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 10th, 2019

9 AM-11 AM  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 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 11th, 2019

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.


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  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)

Saturday October 12th, 2019  Tentative schedule  (Note:  there is no Race for the Pink during our weekend this year.  It will be held the previous weekend this year.)

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

8:30AM Speaker:  Cassidy Grunninger of Dunner Law PLLC.  Topic is trademark and copyright law for small business.

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


Speakers   10AM-5PM  (to be announced)

5PM  Rehoboth Beach Convention Center Closes


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

6-9PM  Iggy Party (Not part of official events.) See Updates page.

Sunday, October 13, 2019

10AM-2PM   Vendors open in Rehoboth Beach Convention Center

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.

2PM  Vendors close.  Event officially ends for 2019