St. Michaels Brew Festival

St. Michaels Brewfest will feature over 70 beers including one-off’s, seasonal’s, collaborations and casks from local, regional & national breweries. This will all take place at three locations within easy walking distance in the heart of St Michael’s, MD. Events will take place at the Old Mill behind Eastern Shore Brewing Co, Foxy’s and Town Dock facilities and at The Crab Claw Restaurant. Along with great beer & ales, we’ll have live music and delicious food. 

June 6, 2017
www.stmichaelsbrewfest.com

Antique & Classic Boat Show

Wooden classics, vintage race boats, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats come to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum for the 28th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival in St. Michaels, MD. Hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society (ACBS), this Father’s Day weekend event brings an era of by-gone

June 16, 17 & 18, 2017
www.cbmm.org/acbf/index.htm

Big Band Night & Fireworks

In celebration of Independence Day, CBMM welcomes The Shades of Blue Orchestra for a live performance at its Big Band Night. Two vocalists will join the 18-piece Shades of Blue Orchestra as they perform from the historic Tolchester Beach Bandstand.

July 1, 2017
www.cbmm.org/bigband/index.htm

Waterman’s Appreciation Day & Crab Feast

The 7th Annual Watermen’s Appreciation Day celebrates Chesapeake watermen and their heritage. This year’s festival features a reduced price, which includes a “watermen’s rodeo” boat docking contest, live music, and celebrity appearances. Steamed crabs, beer, and other foods and beverages will be available for purchase.

August 13, 2017
http://cbmm.org/WatermensAppreciationDay/index.htm

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boat Auction

The live auction begins at 11am along the museum’s waterfront campus, where more than 90 boats—ranging in size and performance from sailing dinghies to cabin cruisers, and everything in between—will be auctioned off to the highest bidders. Sponsored by McDonalds of Easton, Maryland.

September 2, 2017
www.cbmm.org/boatauction/index.htm

33rd Annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival

Hundreds of amateur and professional boat builders, model boat builders and enthusiasts come from all over the region to display their skiffs, kayaks, canoes and maritime models. Check out the model pond and boats on land or watch many of these one-of-a-kind vessels race along the Miles River along CBMM’s 18-acre waterfront campus.

October 6-8, 2017
http://www.cbmm.org/mascf/index.htm

OysterFest

OysterFest is a celebration of the Chesapeake’s oyster. The event features live music on two stages, boat rides, retriever demonstrations, oysters and other local fare, an oyster stew competition and cooking demonstrations, along with children’s activities, oyster demonstrations, harvesting displays and Chesapeake-related documentary screenings.

October 28, 2017
www.cbmm.org/oysterfest/index.htm

Fall Into St. Michaels

Enjoy the beauty of the foliage color change in historic St. Michaels, Maryland.   The change of the season brings excitement and vibrant color to the town, as residents and businesses celebrate Fall into St. Michaels.  If you’re like us, you love the cool breezes, gorgeous sunsets and the perfect setting for a walk or bicycle ride.  

Fall is the time when we yearn for snuggling in sweaters, we gear up for pumpkin patches and we sip on apple cider. The autumn months are a perfect time to visit St. Michaels for a romantic retreat or a family get away.

October ?? & ??, 2017
http://www.stmichaelsmd.org/pages/FallintoStMichaels1/

WaterFowl Festival

 

Annual art festival in neighboring historic Easton, Maryland
features paintings, carvings, sculpture, decoys, crafts, kids activities, food and music.

November 10-12, 2017
www.waterfowlfestival.org

Christmas In St. Michaels

Christmas in St. Michaels is held annually the second weekend in December in historic St. Michaels, Maryland. For more than a quarter century, both ticketed and free events including the Tour of Homes, Holiday Gala, Breakfast with Santa and largest Holiday Parade on the Eastern Shore have celebrated the arrival of the Christmas season.

Proceeds from ticketed events and the sales of our very popular Collectors Ornaments have raised more than one million dollars to directly benefit local non-profit organizations in our community. We invite you to join with us as we welcome Santa, the Christmas spirit and the joy of giving.

December 8-10, 2017
www.christmasinstmichaels.org