There’s no denying that Rehoboth Beach has a certain reputation.
The city has become known for two things: fine dining and being LGBT-friendly.
But Steve Elkins, executive director of CAMP (Creating a More Positive) Rehoboth, remembers a time when that was not the case.
“Things here really started to change in the 90s,” he said, recalling the large influx of LGBT-inclined vacationers. “There was this bumper sticker that read, ‘Keep Rehoboth a family town’ and we all knew what it meant.