Re/Max Realty Group in Rehoboth Beach and the Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce are hosting an exterior decorating contest in honor of Independence Day with a $500 cash prize provided by Re/Max.

This contest is open to all businesses, residents and beach house renters from any realty company in Rehoboth and Dewey Beach. To enter a decorated property, send name, decorated entry address, cellphone number and home address to Re/Max Realty Group, 317 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971, or email to

Entries must be received by noon July 1. Submitted entries will be judged by Rehoboth Beach Mayor Paul Kuhns, Dewey Beach Mayor T.J. Redefer, and Rehoboth Beach-Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Carol Everhart. Judging will take place on July 2, and the winner will be announced July 4 on the Re/Max Rentals Facebook page,

For more, email or call 227-4800.