The 56th Annual Milford Memorial Hospital Fair is ushering in “A New Era” with a full slate of activities on May 17 and 18 at the Milford Middle School.
On Friday, May 17, The Milford Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and Tri-Sports Events are sponsoring a 5K run walk and kiddie K dash on Friday, May 17 at Milford Middle School, 612 Lakeview Road in Milford. Registration opens at 5:30 p.m., with the race set to begin at 6:30 p.m.
For more information or to register for the race, please go to www.trisportsevents.com. For questions, you may also contact Lindy Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org or (302) 430-5738, or Ray Parker at email@example.com or (302) 674-3213
This year’s Fair Committee is hard at work planning activities and events for the community to enjoy all day long on Saturday, May 18. All the regular favorites will be there, including flowers, books, games, rides, face painting, petting zoo, entertainment, inflatables and prizes. All the famous fair food will return as well, such as scrapple sandwiches, lemon sticks, chicken platters, crabcake sandwiches, french fries, burgers, hotdogs and lemonade.
Milford Memorial staff members will also be on hand to provide free screenings for osteoporosis, blood pressure and face for sun damage. Fair-goers can enjoy a hand massage, bring the children for cookie decorating or get well card designing, receive a Reiki healing demonstration, and talk to the nurses and technicians on hand.
Many crafters and vendors will offer handcrafted and gift items for sale, as well as many other booths representing community services.
This year’s hospital fair raffle will give the chance to choose from three great prizes: A two-night stay for two at the Atlantic Sands Hotel, Rehoboth Beach; dinner for two at Dog Fish Head Brewery and Eats, in Rehoboth Beach; and two 60-minute massages at Bad Hair Day, in Rehoboth Beach or Dinner for two at all five of the following area restaurants: Abbott’s Grill, Milford; Meding’s Seafood, Milford; The Buttery, Lewes; Restaurant 55, Dover; and Georgia House, Milford or Local Food Love Gift Certificates and Gifts, Compliments of TS Smith & Sons, Bridgeville; Fifer’s Orchards, Wyoming; Hill’s Plants & Produce, Milford; and King’s Ice Cream, Lewes.
For more information about this year’s 56th Annual Milford Memorial Hospital Fair, please visit www.bayhealth.org.