Delmarva Coronavirus Updates

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  • March 30th: Governor Ralph Northam has issued a shelter-in-place order through June 10th.
  • March 23rd: Governor Ralph Northam orders all public schools remain closed thru the end of the school year.
  • March 23rd: The Town of Chincoteague Island is asking visitors and non-residents to leave the area by Tuesday, March 24th. Those planning a trip should postpone until further notice.

College & University Closings

  • Salisbury University classes are cancelled for Thursday and Friday, March 12th and 13th. Classes will resume online after Spring Break, beginning March 23rd through April 3rd. Campus buildings are closed to the public and all activities have been cancelled until further notice.
  • Wor-Wic Community College has canceled all classes from March 16th thru March 21st. All campus events will be canceled through the end of March.
  • UMES will transition to online instruction following Spring Break from March 23rd to April 3rd.
  • Delaware State University will hold all classes online for the remainder of the spring semester.
  • Chesapeake College will transition to online instruction by March 30th, until further notice.

Public School Closings

Event Cancellations

  • Firefly Music Festival scheduled for June 18-22 in Dover has been canceled.
  • The Delmarva Shorebirds have cancelled or postponed several upcoming events:
    • March 14, 2020 -- 2020 Season Ticket Holder Pickup Party -- CANCELLED --This event has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. For season ticket and mini plan holders looking to pick up their tickets, please come to the stadium administrative offices Monday through Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM, to pick up your tickets.
    • March 21, 2020 -- Shorebirds and Crown Sports Center Froggy 99.9 Easter Fest -- CANCELLED --Easter Fest has been cancelled for the 2020 season. National Anthem tryouts will be held at a later date and time. Please stay tuned to Shorebirds social media and the team website for more information.
    • March 21, 2020 -- 2020 Silver Sluggers Ticket Pickup -- CANCELLED --This event has been cancelled. All tickets will be mailed out before the 2020 season.
    • March 30, 2020 -- Shorebirds Open House -- POSTPONED --The Delmarva Shorebirds 2020 Open House at the stadium has been postponed to a date to be determined. Please stay tuned to Shorebirds social media and the website for more information regarding the Shorebirds Open House.
  • Highway One Companies has postponed the opening weekend (scheduled for March 12-15) for several of their Dewey Beach properties, including The Rusty Rudder, Dewey Beach Liquors, Jimmy's Grille Dewey, and Hotel Dewey.
  • MCE Aspire to Succeed & Lead Conference at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center scheduled for March 27th has been rescheduled for September 18th.
  • PRMC Healthfest scheduled for March 28th at James M. Bennett High School has been cancelled.
  • Women Supporting Women's "Your Healthiest You" Conference scheduled for April 18th has been postponed, new date TBA.

Other Closings & Cancellations



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