Eastern Shore Events
There's always something special happening on the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Virginia. The fun-loving people on the Shore have a LOT of food festivals, parades, art shows, carnivals and street parties.
Our monthly calendars of Eastern Shore events are the only ones that list events in both Maryland and Virginia. Please click on the month link for details about the events. We update regularly, so come back often.
If you need a place to stay while attending an event, see our Eastern Shore hotels page.
Additional events will be added as announced, please check back regularlly.
National Folk Festival, Wild Goose Chase Women's Bike Tour, OC Bikefest, Sunfest Kit Festival.
October 2018 Events
Endless Summer Cruisin in Ocean City, Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival, Chesapeake Maritime Museum Oysterfest, O C Toberfest events, Shore Craft Beer Fest.
More 2018 Events Coming Soon!
PAST EVENTS - see what you missed, make plans for next year.
Maryland Watermen Association Trade Show, Eastern Shore Bridal Extravaganza.
Ocean City Seaside Boat Show, Second Saturday in Downtown Cambridge.
Cambridge Second Saturday, Ocean City St. Patrick's Day Parade, Ocean City Home, Condo & Outdoor Show.
Chincoteague Eastern Decoy and Art Festival, Bay Bridge Boat Show, Triple Threat BBQ, Beer & Music Festival, Second Saturdays in Downtown Cambridge, Ocean City Race for the Cure, Ocean City Restaurant Week, Delmarva Birding Weekend, Maryland International Kite Festival, Ward World Championship Wildwowl Carving Competition, Winefest in St. Michaels.
Chincoteague Seafood Festival, Ocean City Springfest, Migratory Bird Celebration, Cruisin' Ocean City, St. Michaels Running Festival, Chestertown Tea Party Festival, Ocean City Spring Arts and Crafts Show.
Gem, Mineral and Jewlery Show, Chincoteague Second Saturday Art Stroll, Second Saturday in Downtown Cambridge, Ocean City Car & Truck Show, Ocean City Air Show, Maryland Firemen's Association Convention, Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival, Antique and Classic Boat Festival.
Chincoteague Carnival, July 4th Fireworks, Talbot County Fair, Ocean City Greek Festival.
February 2016 Events
Chestertown First Friday, Cambridge Second Saturday, Ocean City Boat Show.
March 2016 Events
Chestertown First Friday, Cambridge Second Saturday, Ocean City St. Patrick's Day Parade, Eagle Festival at Blackwater NWR, Beer on Ice Craft Beer Tasting the DE State Fairgrounds Ice Rink.
April 2016 Events
Chestertown First Friday, Cambridge Second Saturday, St. Michaels Wine Fest, Ward World Championship Waterfowl Carving Competition and Art Festival, Delmarva Birding Weekend, Talbot County Restaurant Week, Chestertown Paint the Town.
May 2016 Events
Chestertown Taste of the Town, Chestertown First Friday, Cambridge Second Saturday, Wild Goose Chase Women's Bike Tour, Chincoteague Seafood Festival, Somerset Strawberry Festival, St. Michaels Running Festival, Block Party at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Chestertown Tea Party.
June 2016 Events
Chestertown First Friday, Eagleman Triathalon, Cambridge Second Saturday, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Antique and Classic Boat Festival.
July 2016 Events
Chestertown First Friday, Big Band Night at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Cambridge Second Saturday, Rock Hall Fireworks, Heart of the Chesapeake Bike Tour.
August 2016 Events
Chestertown First Friday,Rock Hall's Pirates and Wenches Weekend, Cambridge Second Saturday, Watermen's Appreciation Day and Crab Feast.
April 2018 Events
Blessing of the Fleet, Delmarva Birding Weekend, Bay Bridge Boat Show, Ward Carving Competition, Oxford Day, St. Michaels Wine Fest, and more.
May 2018 Events
Chincoteague Seafood Festival, St. Michaels Running Festival, Kent Island Day, Community Day at CBMM, Chestertown Tea Party, Crisfield Soft Shell Spring Fair, and more.
Fourth of July Events, Heart of the Chesapeake Bike Tour, Chincoteague Pony Swim, Ocean City Greek Fest.
White Marlin Open, Artist Paint OC, Seafood Feast-I-Val, Rock Hall Pirates and Wenches Weekend.