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Coast Day 2017

Coast Day returns Oct. 1 with ‘Discoveries on land, in the air and at sea’

Coast Day returns to University of Delaware’s Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes on Sunday, Oct. 1.

The event, scheduled from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., attracts thousands of attendees from Delaware...Read more

2014 Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-off finalist recipes

This single page contains finalist recipes for the 2014 Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-Off.  Those who purchased the 25th Anniversary Crab Cake Cook-Off Cookbook prior to February 2015 may order this single page to complete their collection of recipes.  

Cost: $2 (includes shipping/handling)...Read more

Coast Day Crab Cake Cookbook - 25th Anniversary

Contains 25 years of finalist recipes at the University of Delaware's annual Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-Off.

Cost: $15 + $2.50 shipping/handling

To order, download this order form or contact...Read more

Oct. 5: Coast Day 2014

The 38th annual Coast Day returns on Sunday, Oct. 5, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine, at the University of Delaware’s Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes.

This year’s Coast Day theme, “Weather and Climate: On Our Radar,” sheds light on the environmental and human forces that play a role...Read more

To become a judge at Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-off, take an online quiz

For many visitors to the Mid-Atlantic coast, eating crab cakes is a must-do. But who makes the best crab cakes in Delaware? Delaware Sea Grant wants blue crab aficionados to help judge final entries in the 25th annual...Read more

Recipes sought for 25th annual Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-Off

The 25th annual Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-Off seeks entrants to compete in the popular Delaware culinary tradition at this year’s competition on Oct. 5 in Lewes.

Recipes must be submitted by Aug. 8, and eight finalists will be selected to prepare...Read more

Aug. 9 is deadline to enter recipes in 2013 Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-Off

Cooks who think they make the best crab cakes in Delaware can compete to prove it by submitting their recipes to the 2013 Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-Off.

Eight finalists will be chosen to square off for cash prizes, a plaque and an opportunity to return as a judge next year. The contest...Read more