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 Spring is Here!

Spring is in the air! The daffodils and early tulips are blooming, and the flowering trees are all in bud. Now is the time to forget the winter cold with a refreshing getaway under our sunny skies! Easton is the perfect location to relax and recharge. The Eastern Shore is a popular destination for watching eagles soar, catching a glimpse of migratory wildlife in nearby refuges, or star gazing in the country side. Come to Easton and unwind and indulge yourself and forget about the workday stress. 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. Our evening diversions include theatrical performances; music venues; Easton’s Cinema; bowling; and pub crawling, and a wide variety of restaurants to please any palate and fit any price range. Extend your visit and indulge in a cozy stay in one of our gracious Victorian Bed and Breakfasts or Historic Inns, 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. 

© Bishop's House Bed and Breakfast 2011-2016

  

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March 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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.

Talbot Cinema Society movies are shown on the 1st Sunday of each month,  3:30 PM. Except in Sept. (11); Jan (8); & Feb (12), to avoid conflicts with holidays and Super Bowl Sunday. Movies are preceded with introductions. More information on each film is available at the Internet Movie Database, (imdb.com). Easton Premier Cinemas, Tred Avon Plaza, Marlboro Road, Easton. Season admission $45 per person.

Mar 30: Western Centuries - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Mar 31: The Kingston Trio - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

April 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - 5 - 9 PM. Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Apr: Exhibit of Original Banner Artwork - An exhibit of the original banner artwork by members of the St. Michaels Art League for the 2017 Talbot Street Banner Program will hang throughout the month at the St. Michaels Branch of the Talbot County Free Library, 106 Fremont Street, St. Michaels.

Apr 1: Chesapeake Music and Inn at Perry Cabin Host Grammy Winning Harlem Quartet - 5:30 PM. The Silver Medal prize winner at the 2010 Chesapeake Chamber Music Competition, has collaborated with the likes of Itzhak Perlman and jazz legend Chuck Corea. Violinist Llmar Gavilan, violinist Melissa White, violist Jaime Amador and cellist Feliz Umansky. Inn at Perry Cabin, St. Michaels. Limited availability. Tickets $85 per person include performance and a pre-performance cocktail reception. 443-258-2230.

Apr 1: Chesapeake Ghost Walk Tours "Berlin, MD" - 7 PM. Advance reservation required. Chesapeake Ghost Tours. Admission charge.

Apr 1: Chesapeake Ghost Walk Tours "St. Michaels" - 7 PM. Advance reservation required. Chesapeake Ghost Tours. Admission charge.

Apr 1: Cuddle Magic  - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 1: The Harlem Quartet - 5:30 PM. Highlighting works by minority composers and soon to launch 4th CD - a collaboration with Chicago Sinfonietta featuring a new arrangement of West Side Story for string quartet & orchestra. Chesapeake Music. Limited tickets. 410-819-0380.

Apr 2: View of the Vineyard - 1 - 4 PM. An educational focus on wine with live music from Anna Burgess. VIP Gold Leaf Pick-up Party. Tastings are unavailable during event. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Apr 5: Richard Shindell - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 6: Emma Myers - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 7: Jeff Antoniuk and the Jazz Update - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. FREE Family Shows! 410-822-7299.

Apr 7: Comedian Katherine Jessup - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Stoltz Listening Room, 2nd Floor, Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 7: Adult Easter Egg Hunt - 6 - 9 PM. Our most popular adult only event! Blindfolded teams compete during fun, goofy ways to find hidden eggs. Live music from Double Nickel, a food truck, additional prizes and fun! Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Admission tickets available for either hunt or without hunt. Event for 21+ only. Admission $15/team of 2 or  $5 per person. Pre-registration & advance ticket purchase required. Tastings are unavailable during event. 410-228-1205.

Apr 8: Pat McGee - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 8: 11th Annual Arbor Day Run - Registration begins at 8 AM. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.

Apr 8: Girls Day Out - Wine and Design - 2 PM. Design Your Perfect Keep Collective Piece with Lauren Matera. Lauren will lead you through choosing the perfect jewels and accents, and will you a hand in creating your own sparkling rose cocktail using Clovelly Vineyards own rose! Clovelly Vineyards, 301 Clovelly Lane, Chestertown, MD. Space is limited, advance reservation required. Admission $10 per person. E-mail: info@clovellyvineyards.com

Apr 8: Chesapeake Ghost Tours "Talbot Tour" - Easton, St. Michaels, Royal Oak, Oxford, (sneak peek at Harrison Graves on private property).  Advance reservation required. Chesapeake Ghost Tours. Admission charge.

Apr 9: Christ Church Choir - 4 PM. In a Palm Sunday tradition, the Choir & guests will present a major choral work centered upon the Passion of Christ. Christ Church, 111 S. Harrison St., Easton. Free will offering/$15 donation/student free. 410-822-2677.

Apr 8 & 9: Eastern Shore Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival - Sat. 10 AM - 5 PM Sun. 10 AM - 3 PM.  Showcasing over 30 artisans from all over the East Coast, from Maine to Virginia. Festival attendees are encouraged to bring their favorite sea glass and pottery shards to learn more about their pieces with fellow beachcombers. Ophiuroidea, 609 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge $5 per person, per day, children under 12 free.

Apr 13: It's Bouquet To Wine A Little! - 4 - 5:30 PM. Flowers & Wine - what more could a girl ask for? Treat yourself and your closest girlfriends to a fun & relaxing girl's night out! While sipping on your favorite beverage, learn step-by-step from a local wedding flower expert how to create a beautiful spring table centerpiece that you can take home and enjoy! Ticket includes one glass of wine & all flowers & materials. (Retail value of arrangement created valued at $60-$75). Pre-registration required. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Apr 13: Concert 4Shelter - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 14: The Lonely Heartstring Band - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 15: Opening Day Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by New and Used Bluegrass. 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Apr 15: The Weight Band - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 18: Talbot Country Garden Club's "Putting on the Glitz" Spring Symposium - The all day affair features three guest speakers, lunch, vendor/suppliers and a chance to connect with gardeners around the region. Featured speakers scheduled are: Bettie Bearden Pardee, Paige R. Canfield, and Chris H. Olsen, bringing together the elements of style, design and entertaining into the full day affair. Tickets will be made available in early 2017.

Apr 18: The Suitcase Junket - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 20: For The Love Of Music Concert Bach Cantata Vespers - 4 PM. The Choir with chamber orchestra & soloists, as it would have been performed in the time of Bach. Grace Lutheran Church, 111 Brookletts Avenue, Easton. Free will offering. 410-822-2904.

Apr 20: Micky Dolenz "Celebrating 51 Years of The Monkees!" - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 21: Free Range - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 22:  Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by Michael Kelly. 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Apr 22: Frances Luke Accord - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 23: Guy Van Duser & Billy Novick - 5 PM. "two elegant gents of the swing music world" One hour concert followed by wine and cheese reception. Presented by Carpe Diem Arts Music in the Gallery Series. Tapestry Gallery, 5592 Poplar Lane, Royal Oak. Limited seating. Admission $22/children and students $7. www.brownpapertickets.com

Apr 25: ARABIQA! Arab Drums & Dances with Karim Nagi - 12:15  1 PM. Nagi's Arabiqa program raises appreciation of Arabic culture thru music & arts, not religion & politics. Brookletts Place, 400 Brookletts Avenue, Easton. Free and open to the public.

Apr 26: Mipso - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 27: Count Basie Orchestra -  8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 27: Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra Featuring Cellist Patrick Lee - 7:30 PM. D vorak's Cello Concerto & Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony. Easton Church of God. Admission charge $38. 1-888-846-8600.

Apr 27: Tred Avon Players Present "Lend Me A Tenor" by Ken Ludwig - 7:30 PM. This comedy is set in the world of opera _Verdi's "Otello." What with two Otellos running around and two women chasing them in lingerie, who knew the opera could generate so much amusement! Directed by Zach Schlag. Oxford Community Center, Oxford Road, Oxford. Admission "Thrifty Thursday" 2 for one tix. $20/$10 student. 410-226-0061.

Apr 28: Nursery Spring Night Out - 2 - 7 PM. Fun afternoon and evening of light fare, live music, a cash wine and beer bar, a raffle, a silent auction, and shopping in a fun and festive atmosphere. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. Admission charge. 410-634-2847.

Apr 28: Laura Baron Trio - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 28: Easton Choral Arts Society Presents "From Poetry To Song" - 7:30 PM. Artistic Director Wes Lockfaw has c hosen Johannes Brahms's Liebeslieder Waltzes. Christ Church Easton, 111 S. Harrison Street, Easton. Admission $25 general admission with advanced purchase; $30 at door. Students admitted free with advanced reservation. 410-200-0498.

Apr 28 & 29: Tred Avon Players Present "Lend Me A Tenor" by Ken Ludwig - 7:30 PM. This comedy is set in the world of opera _Verdi's "Otello." What with two Otellos running around and two women chasing them in lingerie, who knew the opera could generate so much amusement! Directed by Zach Schlag. Oxford Community Center, Oxford Road, Oxford. Admission $20/$10 student. 410-226-0061.

Apr 29: Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by Ampersand. 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Apr 29: Open House at the Nursery - 10 AM - 4 PM. Prepare for spring in the garden! Shop the region's largest selection of landscape-ready native trees, shrubs, perennials, ferns, and grasses for spring planting. Guided walks, discount for members. Sale days are crowded; please leave dogs at home. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.

Apr 29: Willy Porter & Trace Bundy - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Apr 29 & 30: 8th Annual WineFest at St. Michaels  - Noon - 5 PM. Featuring nearly 400 wines from around the globe. Experience hundreds of highly-rated International, U.S. and Maryland wines at tasting venues located throughout the town. Each wine venue will retail its wine at special WineFest discount pricing. Two exclusive ticket VIP tasting venues will be available for tasting premium wines often not available in Maryland. Admission charge. Tickets available online www.winefestatstmichaels.com

Apr 30: Wine And Unwind - 1 - 4 PM. Sip wine and enjoy live music with Keith White Duo! Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Apr 30: Tred Avon Players Present "Lend Me A Tenor" by Ken Ludwig - 2 PM. This comedy is set in the world of opera _Verdi's "Otello." What with two Otellos running around and two women chasing them in lingerie, who knew the opera could generate so much amusement! Directed by Zach Schlag. Oxford Community Center, Oxford Road, Oxford. Admission $20/$10 student. 410-226-0061.

Apr 30: Easton Choral Arts Society Presents "From Poetry To Song" - 4 PM. Artistic Director Wes Lockfaw has c hosen Johannes Brahms's Liebeslieder Waltzes. Christ Church Easton, 111 S. Harrison Street,  Easton. Admission $25 general admission with advanced purchase; $30 at door. Students admitted free with advanced reservation. 410-200-0498.

Apr 30: Open House at the Nursery - Noon - 4 PM. Prepare for spring in the garden! Shop the region's largest selection of landscape-ready native trees, shrubs, perennials, ferns, and grasses for spring planting. Guided walks, discount for members. Sale days are crowded; please leave dogs at home. Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely, MD. 410-634-2847.

Apr 30: "For the Love of Music Concert Series" Bach Cantata Vespers - 4 PM. Grace Lutheran Church Choir with chamber orchestra and soloists will present J.S. Bach's Easter Cantata, "Christ Lay in Death Dark Bands". This will be a vespers service as it would have been performed in Bach's time. Grace Lutheran Church, 111 Brookletts Avenue, Easton. Admission free will offering. 410-822-2904.

May 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

May 4: Tred Avon Players Present "Lend Me A Tenor" by Ken Ludwig - 7:30 PM. This comedy is set in the world of opera _Verdi's "Otello." What with two Otellos running around and two women chasing them in lingerie, who knew the opera could generate so much amusement! Directed by Zach Schlag. Oxford Community Center, Oxford Road, Oxford. Admission "Thrifty Thursday" 2 for one tix. $20/$10 student. 410-226-0061.

May 4: Pepper & Sassafras - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Stoltz Listening Room, 2nd Floor, Easton. Admission Charge.$25. 410-822-7299.

May 5: 3rd Annual "Burning of the Vines" - 6:30 PM. Celebrate the new season by burning last year's growth with a huge bonfire! Food trucks, live music by Second Wine. Bring a lawn chair. Over 21 years of age only. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Advance tickets $7; $10 at the door; Golf Leaf Members Free. 410-228-1205.

May 5: Livingston Taylor - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 5 & 6: Tred Avon Players Present "Lend Me A Tenor" by Ken Ludwig - 7:30 PM. This comedy is set in the world of opera _Verdi's "Otello." What with two Otellos running around and two women chasing them in lingerie, who knew the opera could generate so much amusement! Directed by Zach Schlag. Oxford Community Center, Oxford Road, Oxford. Admission $20/$10 student. 410-226-0061.

May 6: Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by Jayme D. 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

May 6: 18th Annual Multicultural Festival - 10 AM - 2 PM. Idlewild Park, Idlewild Avenue & Washington Street, Easton. FREE

May 6: Bus Trip Through the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park and Blackwater Refuge - 9 AM - 4 PM. Learn about the unique landscape of the Underground Railroad on the Eastern Shore and how Harriet Tubman, liberated so many. The tour includes a bus ride along roads of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway, introductory tour and ample free time to explore the new Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Park; a catered picnic lunch in the open-air picnic pavilion at the park; and a ranger-led interpretive drive through the Blackwater Refuge with time at the Visitors Center. The bus departs Sailwinds Park, 200 Byrn St., Cambridge at 9 AM. Sponsored by The Easton Branch of American Association of University Women. Advanced reservation required. Reservation deadline April 21st. Tour cost is $65. per person. E-mail: corneliawolfe@gmail.com 808-276-8078.

May 6: Apache Trails - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 7: Tred Avon Players Present "Lend Me A Tenor" by Ken Ludwig - 2 PM. This comedy is set in the world of opera _Verdi's "Otello." What with two Otellos running around and two women chasing them in lingerie, who knew the opera could generate so much amusement! Directed by Zach Schlag. Oxford Community Center, Oxford Road, Oxford. Admission $20/$10 student. 410-226-0061.

May 9: An Elizabethan Celebration of Mother Earth with Howard Bass & Barbara Hollinshead - 12:15  1 PM. Delightful music for lute & voice from the 16th & 17th Century for Mother's Day. Brookletts Place, 400 Brookletts Avenue, Easton. Free and open to the public.

May 10 - 12: Textural Variations in Landscape Painting (Pastel and Oil) - 9 AM - 4:30 PM. This workshop is designed for both pastel artists and oil painters and is a unique opportunity to study with talented painter and instructor Lisa Mitchell. Oil painters will learn to use a variety of brushstrokes, thicknesses of paint and painting knives to create the illusion of texture on the painting surface. Pastel painters will experiment with under painting. They will use the painting surface, the pressure of the pastel stick and mark making to achieve textural contrast. Calhoon MEBA Engingeering School, 27050 St. Michaels Road, Easton. Fees are $395 for members of the St. Michaels Art League; $435 for non-members. Pre-registration is required. 410-745-9004.

May 12: Comedian Krish Mohan - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 12: Tidewater Singers Spring Pops Concert - 7:30 PM. Featuring madrigals, a medley from Les Miserables, and Gershwin favorites. Under the direction of William Thomas, performing both a cappella and accompanied by Lyn Banghart on piano. Trinity Cathedral, Goldsborough Street, Easton. Admission $12 in advance; $15 door/student free. 1-888-752-0023.

May 13: Tidewater Singers Spring Pops Concert - 7:30 PM. Featuring madrigals, a medley from Les Miserables, and Gershwin favorites. Under the direction of William Thomas, performing both a cappella and accompanied by Lyn Banghart on piano. Church of the Holy Trinity, Oxford. Admission Free Will Offering at the door. 1-888-752-0023.

May 13: Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by Three Miles Down. 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

May 13: Rachael Sage - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 13: A Swinging Legacy featuring the Anderson Twins - 8 PM. Brothers Peter and Will are known for their unique renditions of jazz standards & innovative originals. Vibraphonist Chuck Redd will join the dynamic duo in a swinging salute to the icons of Big Band Jazz. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Sponsored by Jazz on the Chesapeake. Admission $45. 410-819-0380.

May 14: Le Vent Du Nord from Quebec - 5 PM. One hour concert followed by wine and cheese reception. Presented by Carpe Diem Arts Music in the Gallery Series. Tapestry Gallery, 5592 Poplar Lane, Royal Oak. Limited seating. Admission $22/children and students $7. www.brownpapertickets.com

May 14: Mother's Day Picnic Lunch - 1 - 4 PM. Treat Mom to a picnic on her special day! Live music by Justin Ryan, all moms receive one free glass of wine with lunch. Entree selections: Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad; Mediterranean Wrap - roasted red peppers, mozzarella, tomato, basil, Italian ham; Chicken Salad on Croissant. All lunch entrees include a side of fruit salad, pasta salad, water bottle, and brownie or cookie. Picnic lunch will be ready for you to pick up when you arrive. Enjoy our picnic area with friends and family. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Advance purchase required. $20 per person. 410-228-1205.

May 17: Heather Nova & Mishka Frith - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 18: The Brother Brothers - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 20: Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by Dovetail. 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

May 20: CASA's Spring Fundraiser Havana Nights - 6 - 10 PM. Vibrant colors, authentic cuisine, crafty cocktails, and salsa music will transport patrons of CASA's Spring fundraiser to Havana, Cuba. This unique evening will tantalize guests' senses of smell, taste, and vision with creatively authentic Cuban cuisine, beverages, decor, and lifestyle. Sponsored by and benefit CASA of the Mid-Shore. Waterfowl Festival Building, Old Easton Armory, 40 S. Harrison Street, Easton. Admission charge $150 per person. 410-822-2866.

May 21: Shannon McNally  - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 21: "For the Love of Music Concert Series" Sine Nomine - 4 PM. This early music ensemble performs from Medieval, Renaissance & Baroque Eras, on a variety of instruments; recorders, cornamusen, portativ organ, hurdy gurdy, dulcian, voice & percussion. Grace Lutheran Church, 111 Brookletts Avenue, Easton. Admission free will offering. 410-822-2904.

May 21: Shrykov-Tanaka Duo - 4 PM. Comprised of 2 sensationally gifted and acclaimed virtuosi, Maksim Skrykov, clarinet & Misuzu Tanaka, piano with this unique instrumental combination. Christ Church, 111 S. Harrison St., Easton. Free will offering/$15 donation/student free. 410-822-2677.

May 21: Community Day at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum - 10 AM - 5 PM. Live music, regional food & drink, family activities & FREE boat rides, the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse & special exhibitions. Special 9 AM Bay Hundred Covenant Churches tent service - prayer & gospel singing. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission Free. 410-745-2916.

May 23: Capt. Chuck Fisher - 12:30-1:30 PM. Fisher will perform classic & modern country, as well as songs of your High School days...Bobby Vinton, Paul Anka, Marty Robbins, & the Platters. Brookletts Place, 400 Brookletts Avenue, Easton. Free and open to the public.

May 25: Miss Tess & The Talkbacks - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 26- 27: Chillin' on the Choptank - Relax and enjoy wine, beer, oysters, and more on the banks of the Choptank River. Each event offers a unique experience such as: Small Plates Pairing Dinner; Wine, Beer & Oyster Tasting & Jazz Concert Under the Stars. Sailwinds Park, 200 Byrn Street, Cambridge, Md. More information and tickets available online www.chillinonthechoptank.com

May 27: Easton Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM.  - December 16th.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM by Miles River Band . 100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

May 27: Clones of Funk - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

May 27: 7th Birthday Bash - 6 - 9 PM. Live music by Golden Touch, rocking the vineyard with more than 100 years of musical experience, playing rock n roll dating from the 1950s to the 1990s. Food available for purchase, bounce house, cake (Birthday!), and annual "Joe" Sale! Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Advance tickets $7 per person (21 years & over); $10 per person at door; 21 years & under plus Gold Leaf Members free. 410-228-1205.

May 28: Delta Rae - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

June 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Jun 2: Jennifer Knapp - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Jun 2: Karaoke Happy Hour - 6 - 10 PM. Join us for singing, dancing, and all around good times. Bring your dinner and snacks to complete the night. Wine available at the bar. Table reservations taken on day of the event only. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Jun 11: Ironman 70.3 Eagleman Triathlon - 6:45 AM. Cambridge has become known in the triathlon world for our flat courses and inviting atmosphere. Great Marsh Park, Somerset Avenue, Cambridge.

Jun 16 - 18 29th Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival - Wooden classics, vintage race boats, and other antique & Chesapeake Bay-related boats. Event hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 North Talbot Street, Navy Point, St. Michaels. Admission charge. 410-745-2916.

Jun 17: Concert in the country with Kings Ransom - 6 - 9 PM. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets to spend a comfortable evening in the country listening to Kings Ransom, (classic and modern rock band). Food available for purchase at concerts. Food and non alcoholic drinks may be brought to the winery but no other alcohol is allowed on the property per Maryland Law. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 21 years and over $ 7 per person in advance, $10 at the door. Under 21 years of age & Gold Leaf Members Free. 410-228-1205.

Jun 23: Karen Jonas - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Jun 25: Pig Roast - 4 - 7 PM. Catered by BBQ & Beyond. Live music from Butler & Jamison, performing a nice mix of songs, modern and popular tunes from the 60s to today. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Pre-registration & advanced ticket purchase required. $25 per person includes entertainment and pig roast with sides. 410-228-1205.

Jun 29: Deana Carter - 8 PM. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

July 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Jul 1: Big Band Night - Independence Day celebration featuring The Shades of Blue Orchestra with two vocalists. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 North Talbot Street, Tolchester Beach Bandstand, St. Michaels. Admission charge. 410-745-2916.

Jul 7: Karaoke Happy Hour - 6 - 10 PM. Join us for singing, dancing, and all around good times. Bring your dinner and snacks to complete the night. Wine available at the bar. Table reservations taken on day of the event only. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Jul 15: Concert in the Country with Front Page News - 6 PM. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets to spend a comfortable evening the in country listening to songs that people enjoy as well as songs that simply suit our own taste, to make ya wanna dance! Food available for purchase. Food and non alcoholic drinks may be brought to the winery but no other alcohol is allowed on the property per Maryland Law. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 21 years and over $7 per person in advance, $10 at the door. Under 21 years of age & Gold Leaf Members Free. 410-228-1205.

Jul 17-23: 13th Annual Plein Air Competition & Arts Festival - The Plein Air–Easton! Competition & Arts Festival celebrates its eighth anniversary by continuing the vibrant dynamic that has made it the nation’s premier plein air festival and one of Easton’s main attractions. Plein Air–Easton! is at the forefront of the modern plein air movement. This weeklong artfest produces some of the best representational artwork in the country, along with events that appeal to a wide variety of art enthusiasts. Most events are free and open to the public. With hundreds of artists and a wealth of artwork to choose from, Plein Air–Easton! is one of the country’s hottest art sales of the year . . . FOR MORE SEE WEB SITE. www.pleinaireaston.com Sponsored by Academy Art Museum, Avalon Foundation and Easton Main Street. 410-822-7297. 

Jul 23: Wine and Unwind - 1 - 4 PM. Sip wine and enjoy live music with Whiskey Reduction. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Free admission. 410-228-1205

Jul 28: Members' Reception and Judge's Awards - 5:30 - 7 PM. Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

Jul 29 - Sep 4: Annual Members' Exhibition - Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. 410-822-2787.

 

August 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Aug 2: Whiskerman - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Aug 4: Karaoke Happy Hour - 6 - 10 PM. Join us for singing, dancing, and all around good times. Bring your dinner and snacks to complete the night. Wine available at the bar. Table reservations taken on day of the event only. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Aug 4-6: Chesapeake Balloon Festival - Triple Creek Winery, Three Bridge Branch Road, Cordova. Admission charge.

Aug 12: 38th Annual Seafood Feast-I-Val - 1 - 6 PM. Live music, car show, vendors, Kids Korner, free parking and plenty of seafood. Benefit the Cambridge Rescue Fire Company. Sailwinds, Governor's Hall, 200 Bryn Street, Cambridge, MD. For more information go to the web site www.seafoodfeastival.com or e-mail: info@seafoodfeastival.com Admission charge.

Aug 13: 8th Annual Watermen's Appreciation Day & Crab Feast - 10 AM - 5 PM. To celebrate Chesapeake watermen and their heritage, the festival features 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. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels. Admission charge. 410-745-2916.

Aug 18: The Ladies - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. 410-822-7299.

Aug 19: Concert in the Country with Barren Creek - 6 PM. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets to spend a comfortable evening the in country listening to all your favorite oldies and classic rock favorites. Food available for purchase. Food and non alcoholic drinks may be brought to the winery but no other alcohol is allowed on the property per Maryland Law. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 21 years and over $7 per person in advance, $10 at the door. Under 21 years of age & Gold Leaf Members Free. 410-228-1205.

September 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Sep 1: Karaoke Happy Hour - 6 - 10 PM. Join us for singing, dancing, and all around good times. Bring your dinner and snacks to complete the night. Wine available at the bar. Table reservations taken on day of the event only. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Sep 1 - 4: Monty Alexander Jazz Festival - Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street,  Easton. Admission Charge. Sponsored by Chesapeake Music. Purchase tickets at www.jazzonthechesapeake.org

Sep 3: 80's Party - 4 - 7 PM. Can't wait to rock that big, crimped hair, AC/DC t-shirt and stone washed jeans?! Journey back to the 80's with local band, Shots Fired, for an afternoon 80's hair band tunes. Bring a lawn chair, blanket or your favorite high top sneakers. Food available for purchase. Food and non alcoholic drinks may be brought to the winery but no other alcohol is allowed on the property per Maryland Law. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 21 years and over $15 per person in advance. 410-228-1205.

Sep 23: 8th Annual Harvest Festival - 11 AM - 6 PM. A day long celebration of the end of our Harvest season. Plenty of things to do for the adults and kids alike. Food and craft vendors, hayrides, agricultural demonstrations, grape stomping, moon bounce, and much, much more! Vineyard Dash 5k at 10 AM, (registration fee); Kids Paint Event, (additional fee); Adult Paint Event, (additional fee) and live concert with Justin Ryan Band 3 - 6 PM. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 21 years and over $7 per person in advance, 21 years and over $10 per person at door. Under 21 years of age & Gold Leaf Members Free. 410-228-1205.

Sep 24: St. Michaels Concours d'Elegance - A day of casual elegance, Senior Award winning Automobiles, food, refreshment, and celebration. Foggs Cove Landing waterfront portion of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum campus adjacent to the Inn at Perry Cabin, St. Michaels. Benefit the new Classic Motor Museum of St. Michaels. Information and advanced tickets www.smcde.org

October 2017

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 Main Galleries will be closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017;  2nd Floor Gallery closed Feb 27 - March 9, 2017. All Galleries closed April 3 - 14th & July 17 - 29, 2017. 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.

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.

Easton First Friday Gallery Walk - Galleries are open later into evening. New Exhibits and discussions with artist.

St. Michaels Second Saturday Art Night Out - Art galleries are alive with special events for the launch of their monthly Second Saturday "Art Night Out" celebrations. Enjoy a walking tour of six fine art galleries, all central located on Talbot Street.

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 Farmers Market  - Every Saturday  8 AM - 1 PM April 15-December 16.  Live music 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM. "A marketplace for farmers and vendors to sustain their local operations, while at the same time offering consumers a venue that fills their whole plate with local produce. From local produce growers to watermen and seafood distributors, from bakers to ranchers and local artisans, the Easton Farmers Market provides an entire meal and home decor in a friendly and festive environment. "100 Block North Harrison Street Parking Lot, (adjacent to Easton Market Square), Easton. 410-822-0345. E-mail: marie@avalonfoundation.org

Oct 6: Karaoke Happy Hour - 6 - 10 PM. Join us for singing, dancing, and all around good times. Bring your dinner and snacks to complete the night. Wine available at the bar. Table reservations taken on day of the event only. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. 410-228-1205.

Oct 7: Ironman MD - Athletes from across the United States of America and around the World will be coming to Cambridge to compete in this event. Cambridge, MD

Oct DTBA: Tilghman Island Day - Local Seafood, Watermen's Demonstrations, Live Music, Silent Auction. Benefit Tilghman Volunteer Fire Company. Tilghman Island.

Oct 20: Toast & Toasted - 6:30 - 9:30 PM. S'mores and wine pairing with live music, a food truck and a bonfire. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Patrons 21 years of age and over ONLY. Admission $7 per person in advance, $10 per person at door. Gold Leaf Members will have VIP area and will be able to pick up the October shipment. 410-228-1205.

Oct 20 - 22: 20th Annual Academy Art Museum Craft Show - Academy Art Museum, 106 South Street, Easton. Admission charge. 410-822-2787.

Oct 21: Beckwith Apple Festival - 9 AM - 1 PM. Annual large flea market event with many delicious apple delights included. Arrive early for the best pick. Hosted by the Beckwith UMC. Be sure to stop by the SPOCOTT WINDMILL, which will be in-action that day. Neck District Volunteer Fire Company, 954 Cooks Point Road, Cambridge, MD. 410-228-7725.

Oct 29: Wine and Unwind - 1 - 4 PM. Sip wine and enjoy live music. Layton's Chance Vineyard & Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Free admission. 410-228-1205

 

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