Fenwick Island State Park has a nice, uncrowded beach of 544 acres, for most of the year. For rules and regulations, please call (302) 227-2800. Fenwick Island State Park is located on Route 1, north of Fenwick Island.
Cape Henlopen State Park has many year-round hiking and biking opportunities, and allows leashed dogs on the beach in the summer season. Pets are allowed in the seashore park/beaches all day without limitation of time of day (six miles of dog-friendly fun). Dogs are not permitted on the boardwalk, ocean beach, or any swimming areas designated by the Parks Division as not allowing dogs from May 1 to September 30.
Arena's offers casual, family friendly dining, catering, as well as in house events. During the warmer months there is dog-friendly outdoor dining at every Arena's location, including 1500 square feet of waterfront dining on the Mispillion River at Arena's Milford.
Flat screen TVs are scattered throughout the restaurant; open till 1 a.m.; one of Arena's signature dishes is the 'Death Fries, described as french fries with melted cheese and bacon, topped with ranch BBQ sauce; pet-friendly outdoor patio.