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Enjoy our fabulous outdoor weather. Easton offers visitors the opportunity to indulge in a wide variety of outdoor activities: golf on one of five golf courses; skeet shooting; visit nearby refuges and watch eagles soar and catch a glimpse of other local wildlife, or cycle the Tred Avon Circle. Easton is the perfect location to relax and recharge. Take a lazy stroll down our tree lined streets, stop in our unique shops, and art galleries and dine in our visitor friendly coffee shops and renowned restaurants. Evening entertainment is diverse and includes theatrical performances; music venues; Easton’s Cinema; bowling; and pub crawling. Indulge in a cozy stay in one of our gracious Victorian Bed and Breakfasts, enjoying a leisurely morning breakfast before exploring the 8th Best Small Town in America.

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Easton, Maryland, "the 8th Best Small Town in America"  is an arts and cultural center with a population 16,500+ individuals who love living in a small town that offers the best of many worlds: access to large metropolitan areas like Baltimore, Annapolis, Washington, and Wilmington; good health care from a strong local hospital and medical community; casual and gourmet dining; shopping for all budgets from collectibles to fine antiques; eclectic art galleries; numerous public golf courses; the splendid Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries in their backyard for sailing, canoeing, kayaking, and crabbing; an historic Town Center with Colonial and Victorian architecture; and an active local community that welcomes new ideas and enthusiasm. 

 

  

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July 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Yoga Classes with Vinyasa Flow with Heather Hilton - Wednesday & Fridays 8 - 9 AM. Charge $10 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Hatha Yoga with Cavin Moore - Wednesday 6:30 PM & Friday 4:30 PM. Charge $10 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Zumba with Shaun Skinner - Monday at 5:30 PM. Charge $6 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Booty Boot Camp with Shaun Skinner - Wednesday at 5:30 PM. Charge $6 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Chesapeake Ghost Walks/Bus Tours - Featuring Maryland's most haunted streets, building and graveyards. The ghost walk tours are approximately 2 hrs long & bus tours are approximately 4 1/2 hrs and include Historic districts of towns throughout the Eastern Shore. Advance reservation required. Charge $9 - $32 per person.  Tickets & schedule available on line. E-mail: tours@chesapeakeghostwalks.com 443-735-0771.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Summer Concert Series Every Thursday Evening - 6:30 - 8 PM.  throughout the summer. Come join us for the music by the harbor. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, friends, family, neighbors and picnic baskets. Non-alcoholic beverages only. Sponsored by the St. Michaels Community Center. Weather permitting concerts take place in Muskrat Park, Fremont Street, St. Michaels. 410-745-6073.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org
 
Jul: Art Hunt - During the month of July. Beautiful paintings by the St. Michaels Art League's talented local artists will be put in each of 15 St. Michaels participating stores for scavenger hunters to find for a free ice cream cone from Justine's. Sponsored by The St. Michaels Art League and Talbot County Arts Council.
 
Jul 1 - Aug 2: Troika Gallery Local Fare During Plein Air: Delicious Art for The Discerning "Palette" An exciting collection of paintings depicting plein air subjects. Created by 20 of the renowned artists represented in the region by Troika Gallery. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.

Jul 1 - Aug 7: Selections from the Grover Batts Collection Exhibition - Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Jul 1 - 29: International Artist Invitation Exhibition - Annual show featuring Carolyn Anderson, Matt Smith, Jennifer McChristian, John Michael Carter, Damien Gozales, Derek Penis, Huihan Liu, Barbara Jaenicke, Anne Blair Brown, Nancy Franke, Robert Johnson, Tibor Nagy, and Peter Van Dyck. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Jul 1 - 31: St. Michaels Art League Juried Art Show - A.M. Gravely Gallery, 408 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Gallery hours Friday & Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM. Monday & Tuesday 10 AM - 3 PM.

Jul 26: Chesapeake Ghost Walks Ghost Storytelling in Berlin, Maryland - 7 PM. Not up for the long walk on our ghost tours? Relax with a glass of wine and enjoy the haunted stories of Eastern Shore sites from the comfort of your couch or barstool. a 1 & 1/2 hour session will include photo images and ghost stories told by storyteller and author, Mindie Burgoyne. Stories include the child spirits at the Atlantic Hotel, Rackliffe House, the Witches Tree, the Dunes Manor Hotel and the spirit of Ms. Thelma Connor, the Elemental, the healing tree and the ley lines of energy running through Berlin, plus much more. Sisters, 113 North Main Street, Berlin. Tickets & schedule available on line. E-mail: tours@chesapeakeghostwalks.com 443-735-0771. Admission $20 adults and $12 for children ages 8 - 12.
 
Jul 27: doTerra Workshop - "Creating You Own Signature Essential Scents" - 6 PM. Your Signature Scent; Heal Your History; & Bring Your Body-Mind Spirit. $35 class fee includes all materials. Limited class size, pre-registration required. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.
 
Jul 30: Kat Parson (Early & Late Show) - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Jul 30 & 31: Color for Your Home at The Painting Room - 11 AM - 5:30 PM. Oils, pastels, & acrylics paintings available. Artist Cynthia G. Miles. The Painting Room, 4156  Main Street, Trappe, MD. 410-829-2297.

August 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Yoga Classes with Vinyasa Flow with Heather Hilton - Wednesday & Fridays 8 - 9 AM. Charge $10 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Hatha Yoga with Cavin Moore - Wednesday 6:30 PM & Friday 4:30 PM. Charge $10 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Zumba with Shaun Skinner - Monday at 5:30 PM. Charge $6 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Booty Boot Camp with Shaun Skinner - Wednesday at 5:30 PM. Charge $6 drop-in. The Apothecary at Easton, 10 South Hanson Street, Suite 27, Easton. 443-362-9355.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Chesapeake Ghost Walks/Bus Tours - Featuring Maryland's most haunted streets, building and graveyards. The ghost walk tours are approximately 2 hrs long & bus tours are approximately 4 1/2 hrs and include Historic districts of towns throughout the Eastern Shore. Advance reservation required. Charge $9 - $32 per person.  Tickets & schedule available on line. E-mail: tours@chesapeakeghostwalks.com 443-735-0771.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Summer Concert Series Every Thursday Evening - 6:30 - 8 PM.  throughout the summer. Come join us for the music by the harbor. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, friends, family, neighbors and picnic baskets. Non-alcoholic beverages only. Sponsored by the St. Michaels Community Center. Weather permitting concerts take place in Muskrat Park, Fremont Street, St. Michaels. 410-745-6073.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org

Aug 1 - 7: Selections from the Grover Batts Collection Exhibition - Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Aug 5: The Great Chesapeake Balloon & Wine Festival - 5 PM. 15 Hot Air Balloons. Come join in the fun - lots to see and do! Passenger flights available flying over beautiful Talbot County. Must Register at Pilot stand by 5:30 PM. The flight lasts 30 -45 minutes; $225 per person with cash payment. Triple Creek Winery, 11138 Three Bridge Branch Road, Cordova.

Aug 5: Street Scenes by Louis Escobedo Exhibition Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Aug 5: Toby Walker - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 6: The Great Chesapeake Balloon & Wine Festival  - 8 AM. 15 Hot Air Balloons. Come join in the fun - lots to see and do! Passenger flights available flying over beautiful Talbot County. Must Register at Pilot stand by 5:30 AM. The flight lasts 30 -45 minutes; $225 per person with cash payment. Triple Creek Winery, 11138 Three Bridge Branch Road, Cordova.
 
Aug 6 - Sep 30: Street Scenes by Louis Escobedo Exhibition - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.
 
Aug 6: The Kennedys - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 11: An intimate Solo Acoustic Listening Performance by Citizen Cope - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 11 - 14: 12th Annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Reunion - 8 AM. Chesapeake Bay's historic buyboats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels.
 
Aug 12: An Intimate Solo Acoustic Listening Performance by Citizen Cope - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 12: Frank Viele and Kentavius Jones - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 13: Tidewater Inn Concert Series: Delmarva Big Band - 7 PM. Harrison Street, between Goldsborough and Dover Sts., Easton. Sponsored by the Tidewater Inn and the Avalon Foundation. Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes! FREE. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 14: 7th Annual Watermen's Appreciation Day & Crab Feast - 10 AM - 5 PM. In celebration of the Chesapeake watermen and their heritage, featuring a "watermen's rodeo" boat docking contest, live music, celebrity appearances, children's on-the-water activities, scenic river cruises, and a silent auction. Steamed crabs, beer, and other foods and beverages are available for purchase. Proceeds benefit CBMM and the Talbot County Watermen's Association. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge.
 
Aug 19: Danny Burns  - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 20: 5th Annual Great Eastern Shore Tomato Festival - Event to take place along the Nanticoke River in Vienna. Melon Mayhem in the style of "Punkin' Chunkin", tomato war, children's crafts, family games and a silent auction of art submissions. Tomato Flights will be offered for $5 boarding pass, guests can sample five tomato dishes, including tomato jam, tomato pie and chocolate tomato cake. Tommy Tomato will be on hand 11 AM - 2 PM, and will demonstrate how to make fried green tomatoes. Design your own T-shirts, or purchase already designed T-shirts, or bring your own to stamp with one of several images for $5 per printing. Local entertainment, and a parade including the Tomato Queen or King. Sponsored by the Dorchester County Historical Society. Vienna, MD. 410-228-7953.
 
Aug 20: Le Hatchery Galleria "Indoor/Outdoor Artisan and Craft Festival" - 10 AM - 5 PM. Works from resident artisans, lots of fun craft vendors from around the area, pit beef and kettle corn, and an opportunity to do a little early Holiday shopping. Le Hatchery Galleria, 125 Kemp Lane, Easton. 410-310-5070.
 
Aug 20: Country Gentleman Tribute - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 25: Bumper Jacksons - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 26: Anna Burgess and Jayme D - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Aug 26: Hambleton Creek Release Party Featuring Driven Women Band - 6 - 8:30 PM. Offering free tastings of Hambleton Creek plus small bites and goodtimes, set to the backdrop of the vineyard and the beautiful Chester River. Live entertainment by the Driven Women Band, and old time string band from Maryland's Eastern Shore. Wine will be available for purchase by the glass or bottle. Bring a picnic and a lawn chair or blanket! Food and non alcoholic drinks may be brought to the winery but no other alcohol is allowed on property, (per Maryland Law). Clovelly Vineyards, 301 Clovelly Lane, Chester, Md. 21620. Admission $20 per person. E-mail: info@clovellyvineyards.com 410-708-1775.
 
Aug 27: Tidewater Inn Concert Series: Mule Train - 7 PM. Harrison Street, between Goldsborough and Dover Sts., Easton. Sponsored by the Tidewater Inn and the Avalon Foundation. Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes! FREE. 410-822-7299.

September 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org
 
Sep 1 - 30: Street Scenes by Louis Escobedo Exhibition - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. Gallery will closed September 15 - 17. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.
 
Sep 1: The Brother Brothers - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 2: "Boadacious Blossoms: The Beauty of the Bloom" Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. Featured florals by selected artist. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
 
Sep 2 - Oct 4: "Boadacious Blossoms: The Beauty of the Bloom" - Featured florals by selected artist. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
 
Sep 2 - 4: 6th Monty Alexander Jazz Festival - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.
 
Sep 3 & 4: St. Michaels Art League's Annual "Under The Tent" Art Show & Sale - Sept. 3rd 10 AM - 5 PM & Sept. 4th 12:30 PM - 5 PM. Demonstrations, (including pottery throwing),  featuring various mediums by art league members: Acrylics; Ceramics; Colored Pencils on Mylar; Oils: Pastels, and Watercolors. St. Luke's United Methodist Church, (under Tent), Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Free admission. Open to Public. 410-310-8382 or 410-745-2329.
 
Sep 10: Bird Migration Walks - Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 10: Members' Nursery Fall Open House - One perk of Arboretum membership is advance access to the Nursery's wide and varied selection of plants. Join fellow members, (or join that day).  Significant discount on plants for members. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 10: Comedian Krish Mohan  - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 10 & 11: 49th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival "Savor the Bay" - Sat 10 AM - 9 PM; Sun 10 AM - 7 PM. A variety of delicious seafood, exciting demonstrations and competitions, toe tapping musical entertainment, kids activities, loads of shopping options, vendors, exhibits, contests and more. Enjoy the extensive variety of activities, the good food and drink, and a relaxing great time on the beautiful shore of the Chesapeake Bay! Sandy Point State Park, Route 50, West Side of Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Annapolis. Admission Charge, children 12 years and younger free. Tickets available online.
 
Sep 11: Jonathan Edwards - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 16: Robbie Schaefer - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Sep 17: Tri Tilghman - Pre-registration. 5K run, 10-mile bicycle course, and a 3-mile kayak course. Participants need to arrive with kayaks and bicycles in place by 7:30 AM. Pre-race meeting at 7:45 AM at the starting line. Registration fee $20 per segment; $50 for full event. Sponsored by Phillips Wharf Environmental Center, 6129 Tilghman Island Road, Tilghman. E-mail: phillipswharfec@gmail.com
 
Sep 23 - 25: 10th St. Michaels Consours d'Elegance - A day of casual elegance, Senior Award winning Automobiles, food, refreshment, and celebration. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, Fog Cove Landing adjacent to the Inn at Perry Cabin. Our new Entrants Lounge will be open throughout the day for Automobile Entrants, and VIP ticket holders. Admission charge. Advance registration.
 
Sep 24: Smithsonian Museum Day -  Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission Free. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 24: Magic Weekend - TBA. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.
 
Sep 30: Re-Creation of the Cocktail Reception Honoring The Duke & Duchess of Windsor's 1959 Visit to Wye House - 5 - 8 PM. Wye House, the 17th Century Estate of the Lloyd Family of Talbot County. Benefit the Talbot Historical Society

October 2016

Talbot Historical Society Museums  & Garden - The Federal styled garden is open seven days a week during daylight hours, (entrance through gate on Glenwood Avenue, behind the Neall House, (the James Neall House, built in 1810, the Joseph Neall House, built in 1795, and a 17th century reconstruction named "Ending of Controversie). Visit the museum Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, (10 AM to 4 PM), in the historic Mary Jenkins House at 30 S. Washington Street, entrance on Glenwood Avenue featuring Talbot County's history. The Galleries at Neall House showcase the society's wonderful collections of portraits, artifacts and furniture.   The museum shop, Tharpe Antiques and Decorative Arts is located at 25 S. Washington Street. The shop offers a wonderful array of donated and consigned items for sale. 410-822-0773.  

Academy Art Museum - Permanent Collection contains more than 1,000 pieces including core holdings of European and American works on paper. Academy Art Museum Hours are Monday & Friday 10 AM - 4 PM;  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10 AM - 8 PM; Saturday and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. Admission $3 for non-members. 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Amish Country Farmers Market Every Thursday through Saturday - Indoor market offering fresh produce, meats, dairy products, furniture, handcrafted items, and indoor and take away dinning and more! Thurs 9 AM - 6 PM; Fri 9 AM - 7 PM & Sat 9 AM - 3 PM. Easton Plaza, 101 Marlboro Avenue, Easton, MD 21601. Phone 410-822-8989.

Easton Market Square open Wednesday through Friday 10 AM - 6 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM. 137 N. Harrison Street, Easton. Merchants featured include: Against The Grain, artisan breads & pastries; Arbec Orchids; Brasserie Brightwell, simple French Kitchen; Cottingham Farm, certified organic vegetables and herbs; Chez Gourmet, crepes, paninis, Belgian sugar waffles; Gourmet By The Bay, gourmet dinners, artisan cheeses and catering;  Harrison's Wine & Liquor, beer, wine, liquor; Seaberry Farm & Market, fresh cut flowers, orchids, local foods; TS Smith, farm fresh produce & fancy foods & The Bean, coffee for a cause.

Adkins Arboretum Thursday Dog Walks - 10 - 11 AM. Join Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring with your furry friend. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.

St. Michaels Museum at St. Mary's Square - Permanent Collection consists of 3 restored local buildings from the 19th Century displaying period artifacts. Open May through October Fri 1 -4 PM; Sat 10  AM - 4 PM & Sun 1 - 4 PM. Admission charge $3 Adults & $1 Youth. Walking Tours Available $10 Adults & $5 Youth. St. Michaels Museum, St. Mary's Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0561.

Bingo Every Friday Night - Doors open at 6:30 PM; games start at 7:30 PM. Food provided by the Easton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary. Easton Volunteer Fire Department, Creamery Lane, 315 Aurora Street, Easton. 410-822-4848.

First Saturday of the Month Ballroom & Latin Dance Party Sponsored by USA Dance Easton, Chapter 6099 - 7:15 - 8 PM Early Bird Dance lesson; 8 - 10 PM Monthly Ballroom & Latin Dance Party with music by DJ. Beginners and singles are welcomed and encouraged to come. The venue is smoke and alcohol free; dress is casual, no spike heels are permitted. YMCA, 202 Peach Blossom Road, Easton. Admission $12/$10 USA Dance & YMCA members. 410-758-8266.

Dancing on the Shore - Tuesday & Thursday - 7 PM & 8 PM. Ballroom, Latin, Swing & Country Western Dance Group Classes. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-482-6169.

Easton's Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM beginning April 16th - December. Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Harrison Street Parking Lot, Easton.
 
St. Michaels FreshFarm Market  - Every Saturday 8:30- 11:30 AM beginning April 16th - October 8th. Fremont Street., St. Michaels.
 
Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester welcomes you to sail, (May through October), on the beautiful Choptank River from historic Cambridge for a two-hour Saturday Sails, (1 - 3 PM), departing from Long Wharf at the end of High Street. Admission $30 Adults/$10 children 6 - 12 years of age. Reserve online www.skipjack-nathan.org 410-228-7141 E-mail: info@skipjack-nathan.org
 
Oct 1: 46th Annual Chestertown Historic House Tour - 1 - 5 PM. The Historical Society of Kent County opens a dozen private homes for ticket holders, ranging from exquisitely preserved and decorated mansions, to contemporary living spaces in historic properties. Advance ticket purchase $25/$30 the day of the event. 410-778-3499. E-mail: admin@kentcountyhistory.org  Tickets may be picked up the day of tour at Bordley History Center, 301 High Street, Chestertown, MD.
 
Oct 1: Sue Matthew and Robert Redd - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 1 & 2: 34th Annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival and the 12th Maritime Model Expo - One of the nation's largest gatherings of small boat enthusiasts and unique watercraft. Hundreds of amateur and professional boat builders, model boat builders, and enthusiasts come from all over the region to display their one-of-a-kind kayaks, canoes, and other traditional small craft, along with a variety of maritime models also on display and underway in a man-made pond. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge.
 
Oct 1 - 4: "Boadacious Blossoms: The Beauty of the Bloom" - Featured florals by selected artist. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
 
Oct 4: Duke Farms Tour - Located on 2,740 acres in Hillsborough, New Jersey, Duke Farms is one of the largest privately owned parcels of undeveloped land in the state. Through the beauty of its natural setting and the scope of its education programming and research, Duke Farms inspires visitors to become informed steward of the land. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge & details of tour TBA. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 7: Marine Scenes by Louis Escobedo Opening Reception - 5 - 8 PM. 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Oct 7: Matt Zoll Nationally Acclaimed Still Life Artist Opening Reception -  5 - 8 PM. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.

 
Oct 7 - Nov 8: Matt Zoll Nationally Acclaimed Still Life Artist Opening Reception -  5 - 8 PM. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.

Oct 7 - Nov 25: Marine Scenes by Louis Escobedo - 717 Gallery, 717 Goldsborough Street, Easton. E-mail: gallery717@yahoo.com 410-241-7020.

Oct 15: Tilghman Island Day - 10 AM - 5 PM. Live music, fresh seafood, boat docking contest and races. Fun for the whole family! Tilghman Island.

 
Oct 16: Adkins Arboretum Fall Color Seeds, and Bark - TBAJoin Arboretum staff and/or volunteers for a stroll along the best paths for exploring. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission free for members/$5 admission for non-members. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 20: The Capitol Steps - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 22: Adkins Arboretum Fairy Festival - TBA Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.
 
Oct 27 - 30: Chesapeake Film Festival - Featuring an interesting and diverse selection of films. An exclusive opening night party, panel discussions and the screenings of award-winning films. The savvy programmers of the festival gather the best-of-the-best independent and foreign films, many of which have subsequently been nominated for Oscars. Various venues in Easton.
 
Oct 28: Brooks Williams - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.
 
Oct 29: OysterFest - Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge.
 
Oct 30: David Trio - 8 PM. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival. Admission Charge. 410-819-0380.

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