Saturday, December 04 - Saturday, December 04
The History of Rosedale Beach

Join us at 2 p.m. for an informative program led by Tamara Burks, a historian who has done years of research on this important aspect of Delaware's African-American history.

Rosedale Beach was a resort and hotel which was in operation from the early 1900s to the 1970s in Millsboro, Delaware. Owned and operated by an African-American family exclusively for African-Americans, the resort once featured a hotel, boardwalk, dance hall, picnic area, beach area and some of the best entertainment anywhere in the nation at the time including: Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, James Brown, Cab Calloway, Ray Charles, Sam Cooke, Fats Waller, Ella Fitzgerald, Jackie Wilson, and Stevie Wonder.

This is an online program. To register please click here!


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