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Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, events are cancelled until further notice.  This is a developing situation.  Stay safe and help to #FlattenTheCurve.  For information on how you can prevent the spread, please visit health.maryland.govFor more information about Maryland's response, please visit governor.maryland.gov.

In addition to all of the fun on this page, don't forget to check the Somerset County Library's website for information on events in their branch locations and the Somerset County Recreation and Parks website for information on leagues, programs, and classes to get you moving.

APRIL 

April 2  Proposals for Art Bike Rack Design Due
4 pm.  The Maryland State Arts Council has funded a grant for art bike rack designs.  Three artist will be awarded $500, for a total of $1,500.  More information is available at crisfieldarts.org.  Designs and applications must be emailed to arts@crisfieldcityhall.com.

April 4  Spring Yard & yART Sale  Cancelled
7:30 am.  Various locations, Crisfield.  Sponsored by WBYC 107.3 - Crisfield Community Radio Station.  Community wide yard sale.  For more information, please visit their Facebook event page.

April 4  52nd Annual Daffodil Show "Sailing the Chesapeake" Cancelled
1 - 5 pm.  St. Andrew's Mary Buell Parish Hall, 30513 Washington Street, Princess Anne.  Blooms and arrangements.  Presented by the Somerset County Garden Club.  Admission is free and open to the public.

April 4  Art on Wheels Race
11 am - 3 pm.  The Crab Place, 504 Maryland Avenue, Crisfield.  Participants ages 4 - 9 will race provided model cars for prizes and trophies.  This is a free event, but pre-registration is required.  Sponsored by The Crab Place, Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Project, Captain's Carry-Out, and Sam's Auto Center.  For more information, please contact Bill Brown at wfb8531@gmail.com or William Johnson at bdreadz97@gmail.com.

April 6    American Cruise Lines' American Constitution in port at Crisfield Cancelled

April 11  Annual Raccoon Point Park Clean-up
10 am - 1 pm.  Raccoon Point Park, Revells Neck Road, Westover.  Rain or shine.  Help clean up the park and make it ready for the season.  Light refreshments will be provided.  For more information, or to sign up, please contact Fred Howard at FrederickLHoward@yahoo.com or call 410-334-2882.

April 16  Chesapeake Folk Radio Listening Party
6 pm.  Corbin Studio and Gallery, 4 East Main Street, Crisfield.  Listen live to Chesapeake Folk on Crisfield's very own radio station, WBYC 107.3 Crisfield Community Radio, with host Diana Wagner.  This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

April 19  Crisfield Pride Lodge #194 Annual Organizational Parade
1 pm line up begins at the corner of South Somerset and Asbury Avenues.  For more information about the parade, or how your organization can participate, please contact Teina Veney at veneyt@rentone.com.

April 21  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

April 23 - 26  Delmarva Birding Weekend
Guided and self-guided tours to see migration of shorebirds, waterfowl and nesting birds.  In Somerset, look for the full day Nature of Smith Island boat tour departing from Somers Cove Marina on Saturday, April 25th at 8 am.  Trips are rain or shine.  Suitable for all experience levels.  Advanced registration recommended.   For more information, or to register for trips, please visit www.delmarvabirding.org.

April 25  Heartsaver Bloodborne Pathogens
9 - 10:30 am.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

April 25  Book Signing of 
Tomorrow Belongs to Her  by Veronique Diriker
4:00 - 5:30pm. The Bay Gift Vault, 952 West Main Street, Crisfield.  A collection of stories about the struggles, triumphs, and fortitude of twelve women, from all over the world.  All proceeds benefit the Arts and Abilities funds at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. Cohosted by The Bay Gift Vault & Crisfield Arts Syndicate.  For more information, please call 917-575-0467.

April 29  Website Workshop
5:30 - 7:30 pm.  This course will allow artists and small business to create a simple website to increase digital marketing potential.  This site is not intended to sell retail products but rather to help potential buyers, searching online, to find the artist or business location and contact information.  Computers will be provided for workshop attendees, but you may bring your own laptop.  Free software from Wix will be used to create a website.  Six participants maximum.  For more information, or to register, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

April 30  Senior Show Exhibition Opening Reception
4 - 6 pm.  Mosely Gallery, UMES, 11931 Art Shell Plaza, Princess Anne.  Celebrating the artistic accomplishments of the graduating class.  The show will run April 30 - May 14 and will be open during regular gallery hours.  For more information on this, and other exhibitions at the Mosely, please contact Gallery Director, Susan Holt at 410-651-7770 or smholt1@umes.edu.  You may also visit their website at MoselyGallery.com.

MAY

May 2  Princess Anne StreetFest
10 am - 3 pm.  Downtown Princess Anne.  Food vendors, pop-up shops, color guard, petting zoo, juggler, and crafts.  ADA.  For more information, please contact coordinator Mary Misencek at 410-651-2728.

May 2  Crisfield A&E District Project's Annual Have A Seat In Crisfield Auction
4 - 6 pm.  Corbin Studio & Gallery, 4 East Main Street, Crisfield.  This fundraiser partners local artists with local businesses to create benches and children's rocking chairs that are works of art. Funds raised provide free and low-cost services and workshops for artists.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

May 3 - 8  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

May 8   Somerset County Annual Student Art Exhibition Opening Reception
5 - 7 pm.  Somerset County Arts Council, West Main Street Gallery, 1100 West Main Street, Crisfield.   The exhibit will be open May 8 -30, during regular gallery hours of Wednesday - Friday 11 am - 3 pm.  For more information, please visit SoCoArts.org.

May 11   American Cruise Lines' American Independence in port at Crisfield

May 15 & 16  Hangin' Out Art Show
Hangin' Out is a show where all types of art will be displayed, from paintings to poetry.  Artists will be allowed to bring 1 piece (painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, poetry, etc.) and set it up at no charge.  Artists will have the option to sell their work with a percent of sales going to the Crisfield Arts and Entertainment District Project.  For more information, or to register, please visit crisfieldarts.org/hangin-out-art-show.

May 15 - 17  Maryland High School Rodeo Association Finals
Opens 5 pm on Friday and closes 1 pm on Sunday.  Somerset County Fairgrounds, 11828 Crisfield Lane, Princess Anne.  Come out and cheer on competitors as they ride, rope, race, compete for the chance to go to the National High School Rodeo later this year.  For more information, please visit www.mdhsra.org.

May 18  American Cruise Lines' American Star in port at Crisfield

May 23  4th Saturday Bay Stroll
4 - 7 pm.  City Dock, 1201 West Main Street, Crisfield.  Bring your lawn chair & relax to live music. Seafood, festival food, whole pig roast.  This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org

May 24  American Cruise Lines' American Star in port at Crisfield

May 24  Soft Shell Festival
Noon - 4 pm.  City Dock, Crisfield.  Fresh crab cakes and soft crab sandwiches, beverages, arts & crafts, demonstrations, and Watermen's Hall of Fame 2020 Class is inducted.  Sponsored by the Crisfield Lions and Lioness.  For more information, please contact the Crisfield Area Chamber of Commerce at 410-968-2500, 800-782-3913, or visit www.crisfieldchamber.com.

May 26  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

May 30  Smith Island Art Festival
11:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Smith Island Cultural Center, 20846 Caleb Jones Road, Ewell.  Sponsored by Smith Island United.  Artists/Vendor tables, amateur photo contest, plus lots of crab cakes, oyster sandwiches, barbeque, and Smith Island Cake.  For more information, or to participate in the festival, please visit www.smithislandexperience.com or their Facebook page.

May 30  American Cruise Lines' American Star in port at Crisfield

May 30  Heartsaver First Aid CPR & AED
8:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

May 30  Motown Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  Memorial Weekend Kickoff.  The Ultimate Seafood Party season is underway.  This is a theme event, so come dressed to impress with your Motown era gear.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

JUNE

June 6  Crisfield Community Clean-Up Day
Save the date!  Volunteers are needed.  If you are interested in helping, please email arts@crisfieldcityhall.com.

June 6  90s/00s R&B/Hip Hop Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from the 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise, as well as providing the music during the feast in the restaurant.  97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast portion of the event.   Choose from the crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

June 6  Dust N' Bones Concert
7 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at the Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  Admission is $5 for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please visit SomersCoveMarina.com

June 7 - 12  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

June 12  United Way Artists Respond to Opioid Crisis Exhibition Opening Reception
5 - 7 pm.  Somerset County Arts Council, West Main Street Gallery, Crisfield.  1100 West Main Street, Crisfield.  The exhibit will be open June 12 - 30,  during regular gallery hours of Wednesday - Friday 11 am - 3 pm. For more information, please visit SoCoArts.org

June 14 - 19  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

June 16  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

June 20  Old School 70s/80s R&B Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  DJ Flea will be playing the classic Old School R&B hits from the 70s and 80s on the upper level of the cruise, while 97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be rocking the dance are on the lower level.  Earlier in the day DJ Adam Dutch will be setting the Old School vibe on stage and “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

June 20  Wes Clarke Concert
7 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  $5 admission for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please call 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

June 21 - 26  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

June 27  4th Saturday Bay Stroll

4 - 7 pm.  City Dock, 1201 West Main Street, Crisfield. Music, art, food, and drinks.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

June 27  90s/00s Hip Hop Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)

4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise as well as providing music during the feast in the restaurant.  97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

JULY

July 3  Independence Day Fireworks
9 pm.  Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  Show visible from most places in Crisfield.  Grab a spot by the water and watch the show. ADA.  For more information, please contact Somers Cove Marina at 410-968-0925.

July 3  Fireworks Cruise
Boarding starts at 7 pm; departing promptly at 7:30 pm.  Adults $15; Kids 7 - 12 $7; Kids 6 and under FREE.  For more information, please contact Tangier Island Cruises at 410-651-2338.

July 4  90s/00s R&B/Hip Hop Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from the 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise, as well as providing the music during the feast in the restaurant.  97.5 DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

July 10  DJ Cleve Funky Old School Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
4:30 – 10 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  A former DJ guest on BET’s Rap City DJ Cleve hails from Santee, SC and hosts impressive parties all over the world.  This should be a crab and cruise to remember.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

July 11  DJ Cleve Funky Old School Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 10 pm.  Crisfield.  A former DJ guest on BET’s Rap City DJ Cleve hails from Santee, SC and hosts impressive parties all over the world.  This should be a crab and cruise to remember.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit http://crabandcruise.com/shop/product?id=kEOLBMNnuvK

July 15   J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake
Noon – 4 pm.  Somers Cove Marina, Crisfield.  Entertainment & all-u-can-eat seafood (crabs, clams, fish, sides & beverages). Advance tickets recommended.  Limited ticket upgrades for the "Crab Trap" tent are available.  For more information, please contact the  Crisfield Area Chamber of Commerce at 410-968-2500, 800-782-3913, or visit www.crisfieldevents.com.

July 15  Dalton Elliott Concert
4 - 7 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  Free admission.  For more information, please contact Somers Cove Marina at 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

July 17  90s/00s Hip Hop Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise as well as providing music during the feast in the restaurant.  97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

July 20 - 26  Somerset County Fair
Somerset County Civic Center, 11828 Crisfield Lane, Princess Anne.  Exhibits, animals & judging, food, crafts, contests, kids' activities, and more.  For more information, please call the Somerset County Extension Office at 410-651-1350 or visit www.somersetcountyfairmd.org.

July 21  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

July 24  90s/00s Hip Hop Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise as well as providing music during the feast in the restaurant.  97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit http://crabandcruise.com/shop/product?id=j94ENUL0DDh

July 25  Wheels on the Waterfront
5 - 8 pm.  City Dock, Crisfield.  Cruise-in with 200 gorgeous classic cars, hot rods, trucks, and more.  Limited dash plaques available. Owner's welcome packet and door prizes.  Held in conjunction with the 4th Saturday Bay Stroll.  Rain date: August 22.  For more information, please contact John Tawes at 410-968-2968.

July 25  4th Saturday Bay Stroll "WOW Luau"
4 - 10 pm.  City Dock, Crisfield.  Held in conjunction with Wheels on the Waterfront Cruise-In.   Music, art, food, and drinks. For more information, please visit crisfieldarts.org.

July 25  Golden Oldies Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  DJ Flea will be taking you back to the days of the Golden Oldies on the upper level of the cruise.  Earlier in the day, DJ Adam Dutch will be setting the Classic Era vibe on stage and “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  This event coincides with the Wheels on the Waterfront event, featuring hundreds of classic cars, trucks, hotrods, and more.  On your way from the feast to the boat, take a moment to check out the event.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

AUGUST

August 1  All 80s MTV-style Crab & Cruise

4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  It’s all 80s MTV style.  This is a themed event so dress like Madonna, wear your long hair, and come ready to party.  DJ Flea will be playing all of the 80s classics on the upper level of the cruise.  Prepare to dance to Prince, Madonna, Journey, Culture Club, Michael Jackson, and even Tears for Fears.  DJ Adam Dutch will be setting the retro 80s vibe on stage and “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com.

August 1  Dalton Elliott Concert
7 - 10 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  $5 admission for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please call 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

August 7  DJ Cleve Funky Old School Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
4:30 – 10 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  A former DJ guest on BET’s Rap City DJ Cleve hails from Santee, SC and hosts impressive parties all over the world.  This should be a crab and cruise to remember.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

August 8  DJ Cleve Funky Old School Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 10 pm.  Crisfield.  A former DJ guest on BET’s Rap City DJ Cleve hails from Santee, SC and hosts impressive parties all over the world.  This should be a crab and cruise to remember.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

August 14  Smith Island Artists Exhibition Opening Reception
5 - 7 pm.  Somerset County Arts Council, West Main Street Gallery, 1100 West Main Street, Crisfield.  Join the Arts Council for an opening reception celebrating Smith Island artists.  The exhibition will be open August 14 - September 11, during regular gallery hours of Wednesday - Friday 11 am - 3 pm.  For more information, please visit SoCoArts.org.

August 15  Caribbean Island Night Crab & Cruise (Latin/Reggae) (All Jumbo Crab Event)

4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the Island Reggae and Caribbean hits on the upper level of the cruise as well as providing the music during the feast in the restaurant.  Music will be played throughout both levels of the boat.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

August 18  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

August 22  4th Saturday Bay Stroll
4 - 7 pm.  City Dock, 1201 West Main Street, Crisfield.  Music, art, food, and drinks.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

August 22  Motown Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This is a themed event, so come dressed to impress with your Motown era gear.  Premium crabs will be hitting your table while Smokey Robinson, the Jackson 5, and Marvin Gaye try to lift you out of your seat.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit http://crabandcruise.com/shop/product?id=j6BN1tkhYXY

August 22  Dust N' Bones Concert
7 - 10 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  $5 admission for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please call 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

August 28  Old School R&B Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Flea will be playing the classic Old School R&B hits from the 70s and 80s on the upper level of the cruise, while 97.5 DJ, Big Mark, will be rocking the dance area on the lower level.  Earlier in the day, DJ Adam Dutch will be setting the Old School vibe on stage and “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

August 29  Heartsaver First Aid CPR & AED
8:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

August 29  Dalton Elliott Concert
7 - 10 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  $5 admission for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please call 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

August 30  Old School 70s/80s R&B Crab & Cruise
4:30 – 9:30 pm.  Crisfield.  DJ Flea will be playing the classic Old School R&B hits from the 70s and 80s on the upper level of the cruise while music plays through both levels.  Earlier in the day, DJ Adam Dutch will be setting the Old School vibe on stage and “Hurricane” Hazel provides crab picking demonstrations during the feast. Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit http://crabandcruise.com/shop/product?id=1WYTuYYngLvs

SEPTEMBER

September 3 - 6  73rd Annual National Hard Crab Derby & Fair
Somers Cove Marina, Crisfield.  Crab races & picking, parade, boat docking, carnival, arts & crafts, seafood, entertainment, fireworks. ADA. Crisfield Area C of C 410-968-2500/800-782-3913/ nationalhardcrabderby.com. $ for some events.

September 4  Dust N' Bones Concert
7 - 10 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  $5 admission for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please call 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

September 5  90s/00s R&B/Hip Hop Labor Day Crab & Cruise

4:30 – 9:30 pm. Crisfield.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise, as well as providing music during the feast.  97.5 DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demonstrations during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.comNote: This Crab & Cruise event coincides with one of Crisfield’s biggest events, the National Hard Crab Derby & Fair.  The event schedule is filled with activities, including: a boat docking competition, crab races, concerts, fireworks, and more.  It’s a great way to extend the fun with a stay to take in both events.

September 5 - 7  61st Annual Skipjack Races & Land Festival
Deal Island Harbor, Deal Island.  Parade, dance, car show, music, food, arts & crafts, Skipjack race. ADA. Deal Island-Chance Lions (Bill Sailer) 410-784-2785/ www.dealislandchancelionsclub.org/skipjack-festival. $ for some events.

September 6  Wes Clarke Concert
7 - 10 pm.  Red Shell Shanty at Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  $5 admission for non-members; free for Marina members.  For more information, please call 410-968-0925 or visit SomersCoveMarina.com.

September 6 -11  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

September 12  An Afternoon with Mary Lincoln at the Corbin
2 pm.  Corbin Studio and Gallery, 4 East Main Street, Crisfield.  Meet actress Liz Hogan as Mrs. Lincoln.  With 20 years of experience at Ford's Theatre, she will transport you to another time in history. Light appetizers to follow at a local residence.  $5 suggested donation.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

September 12  90s/00s Hip Hop Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
3:30 – 8:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise, as well as providing the music during feast in the restaurant.  97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demos during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

September 12  13th Annual Skipjack Bike Tour

7:30 am - 3 pm.  Held annually on the second Saturday of September.  The Skipjack Bike Tour has 15, 30, & 64 mile rides. See some of the most beautiful landscapes on the shore from the seat of your bike.  T-shirts for all riders, rest stops, EMS available, SAG Wagon.  For more information, please call Eileen Cross at 410-784-2335 or visit www.dealislandchancevfd.com

September 12  7th Annual Skipjack Run & 4th Annual George's Beach Bum Run
7:30 am.  Deal Island Beach, Deal Island.  Held in conjunction with Deal Island Chance Volunteer Fire Company's Skipjack Bike Tour.  5K and 10K simultaneous start.  Professional timing by TCR Event Management.  100% of proceeds benefit local charities.  Refreshments, raffles, unique trophies, race day registration, no duplicate awards.  Long sleeve tee and medallion guaranteed to the first 100 registrations.  For more information, please visit the Skipjack Run Facebook event page or George's Beach Bum Run Facebook page.

September 13 - 18  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

September 15  Basic Life Support for Providers

5 -9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

September 18  Brown Box Theatre Project's Shakespeare Production 
7:30 pm.  Teackle Mansion, 11736 Mansion Street, Princess Anne.  Now in their 10th season here on Delmarva, The Brown Box Theatre Project presents a FREE production of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.  Bring your own lawn chair/blanket.  Food and drinks will be available for purchase before the curtain opens.  Donations to Brown Box after the performance provide continued support to bring performances back to our area each year.  For more information, please call the Somerset County Historical Society at 410-651-2238.

September 19  90s/00s Hip Hop Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
3:30 – 8:30 pm.  Crisfield.  This event has premium crabs measuring from 6-1/4” up to 8”.  DJ Adam Dutch will be mixing up the R&B/Hip Hop hits from 90s and 00s on the upper level of the cruise, as well as providing the music during feast in the restaurant.  97.5 FM DJ, Big Mark, will be playing on the lower level.  “Hurricane” Hazel will be providing crab picking demos during the feast.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com
 
September 19  The "Taste of Smith Island" Dinner
Boat departs Crisfield at 5 pm for Ewell.  Cruise followed by dinner featuring Smith Island specialties. Advance tickets highly recommended.  Limited ADA.  Proceeds benefit the Crisfield - Smith Island Cultural Alliance.  For more information, please call the Smith Island Center at 410-425-3351 or visit www.smithisland.org.

September 19  Crisfield Heritage Foundation Legacy Dinner
Details TBA.  For more information, please email crisfieldheritagefnd@gmail.com

September 20 - 25  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

September 24  Brown Box Theatre Project's Shakespeare Production
7:30 pm.  Tawes Museum, 3 Ninth Street, Crisfield.  Now in their 10th season here on Delmarva, The Brown Box Theatre Project presents a FREE production of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.  Bring your own lawn chair/blanket.  Food and drinks will be available for purchase before the curtain opens.  Donations to Brown Box after the performance provide continued support to bring performances back to our area each year.  For more information, please call the Crisfield Heritage Foundation at 410-968-2501.

September 26  Dock Days
Somers Cove Marina, 715 Broadway, Crisfield.  Details TBA.

September 26  Motown Crab & Cruise (All Jumbo Crab Event)
3:30 – 8:30 pm.  Crisfield.  Fall grand finale, closing out the season with a bang.  The best crabs of the year show up in the Fall and the cream of the crop will be on the table, ready to eat.  The jumbo grade ranges from 6-1/4” to 8”.  Choose from crab feast only or the full crab feast and cruise package.  For more information, please visit CrabandCruise.com

September 26  4th Saturday Bay Stroll
4 - 7 pm.  City Dock, 1201 West Main Street, Crisfield.  Music, art, food, and drinks.  For more information, please visit crisfieldarts.org.

OCTOBER

October 4 - 9  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

October 8  The Artwork of Jay Fleming Exhibit Opening Reception
5 - 7 pm.  Somerset County Arts Council, West Main Street Gallery, 1100 West Main Street, Crisfield.  The exhibit will be on display in the gallery from October 8 - 31, during regular gallery hours of Wednesday - Friday 11 am - 3 pm.  For more information, please visit SoCoArts.org.

October 10  Heartsaver Bloodborne Pathogens
9 - 10:30 am.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

October 11 Somerset County Memorial Gathering
2:30 pm.  Crisfield City Dock, 1201 West Main Street, Crisfield. The event is open to all Coastal Hospice staff, CH bereaved families, and the entire Somerset County community.  Highlighted by special music, readings and remembrances, and a seashell ceremony, it is a program created to help spur fellowship and healing for those who have lost loved ones.  For more information, please contact Howard Travers at HTravers@coastalhospice.org.


October 11 - 16  Road Scholar's Maritime Heritage in Crisfield & the Chesapeake Islands Program at the Tawes Museum
For more information, please visit RoadScholar.org.

October 17 & 18  Basic Life Support for Providers Instructor Course (2-day)

8:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

October 20  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

October 24  4th Saturday Bay Stroll
4 - 7 pm.  City Dock, 1201 West Main Street, Crisfield.  Music, art, food, and drinks.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

October 27  American Cruise Lines' American Independence in port at Crisfield

October 31  Princess Anne Halloween Festival
5-9 pm.  Manokin River Park, Princess Anne.  Trunk or Treat, haunted jail, games & activities, free food, and live music.  Hosted by the Town of Princess Anne and Princess Anne Main Street.  For more information, please call the Town Office at 410-651-1818.

October 31  Halloween Parade & Party
12 pm.  Parade start location TBA.  Kids parade, in costume, to Somers Cove Marina (715 Broadway, Crisfield) for a Halloween Party and Trunk or Treat event.  This is a free event.  If you would like to participate in being a part of the Trunk or Treat, please call Jayna at 410-968-1300.

NOVEMBER

November 10  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

November 14  Somerset County Arts Council Members Exhibit Opening Reception
10 am - 2 pm.  Somerset County Arts Council, West Main Street Gallery, 1100 West Main Street, Crisfield.  The exhibit will be on display November 14 - 30, during regular gallery hours of Wednesday - Friday 11 am - 3 pm.

November 28  Small Business Saturday
Support local small business and take advantage of shopping specials.

November 28  Christmas in Crisfield - Miracle on 10th Street & 4th Saturday Bay Stroll
Lighting of the Crabpot Christmas Tree and Christmas shopping with locally made arts & crafts.

November 28  Heartsaver First Aid CPR & AED
8:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

November 30  American Cruise Lines' American Star in port at Crisfield

DECEMBER

December 1  Giving Tuesday
Consider supporting our local non-profits with a tax deductible gift.  The Community Foundation makes it easy with their ShoreGivesMore.org portal.  For more information, or to register your organization, please visit their website's FAQ section.

December 4  Christmas Parade in Crisfield

6:30 pm.  Main Street, Crisfield.  Sponsored by the Crisfield Area Chamber of Commerce.  For more information, or to register your float or group, please call 410-968-2500.

December 15  Basic Life Support for Providers CPR
5 - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

December 31  Noon Years Eve
Crisfield Library, 100 Collins Street, Crisfield.  Have a little one who wants to celebrate the coming new year, but also has a bedtime?  Don't think you'll be able to keep your eyes open long enough to see the ball drop in NYC?  Stop in the Crisfield library for an early countdown and celebration and greet the new year well rested.  For more information, please call 410-968-0955 or visit SomeLibrary.org.

December 31  New Year's Eve Oyster Drop
10 pm - 12 am.  Crisfield Library, 100 Collins Street, Crisfield.  Sponsored by the Crisfield Library and the Crisfield Arts and Entertainment District Project.  For more information, please visit CrisfieldArts.org.

December 31  Midnight Muskrat Dive
 9 pm-1 am.  Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Ring in the New Year with Marshall P Muskrat at the Muskrat Dive in Princess Anne.  Music, dancing, food & beverages.  ADA.  Free admission.  Sponsored by Main Street Princess Anne.

January 2021

January 12, 2021  Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers CPR
5: - 9:30 pm.  Somerset County Department of Emergency Services, 11916 Somerset Avenue, Princess Anne.  Offered by the Somerset County Volunteer Fire Chief's Association.  For additional course information, or to register, please contact Resuscitation Coordinator, Christopher A. Parks at 410-726-3134 or cparks@somersetmd.us.

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