Lifestyle April 16, 2024

Discover the Eastern Shore Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival

Community Event Spotlight

As the spring air warms the scenic landscapes of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the quaint town of St. Michaels prepares to welcome a beloved annual event, the Eastern Shore Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival. Taking place on April 20-21, 2024, at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, this festival is a vibrant celebration of sea glass and coastal arts, proudly showcased by Coldwell Banker Chesapeake Real Estate as a significant community event.

A Weekend of Coastal Crafts and Creativity

Since its inception in 2010, the festival has attracted artisans and craft enthusiasts from across the country, turning St. Michaels into a hub of creativity and community spirit. This year, over 90 exhibitors will display their unique creations ranging from sea glass jewelry to coastal-themed home décor and art. This event is a perfect opportunity for attendees to find unique pieces and meet the artisans behind them.

Engaging Activities for All Ages

Spanning two days, from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and until 4 pm on Sunday, the festival offers a plethora of activities designed to entertain and educate:

  • Live Music: The historic Tolchester Beach Bandstand and Fogg’s Landing Stage will host an array of local musicians, providing a lively backdrop for the festival.
  • Educational Sessions: Sea glass expert Mary McCarthy will share her knowledge through talks and shard identification sessions. Additionally, author Sharon Brubaker will discuss the history of Chesapeake Bay in her virtual book tour.
  • Interactive Experiences: Guests can explore the museum’s many exhibits and the newly enhanced Welcome Center.

Admission Details and Special Offers

The festival provides various ticket options with discounts for Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum members, military personnel, seniors, and students. Attendees can also enjoy discounted historical cruises on the PATRIOT by using a special promotional code during the festival weekend.

Coldwell Banker Chesapeake Real Estate: Supporting Community Events

As a leading real estate brokerage in Maryland, Coldwell Banker Chesapeake is not just about selling homes; we are deeply embedded in the community and proud to showcase events that enrich our area. The Eastern Shore Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival is an example of our commitment to promoting local culture and community involvement.

Whether you are drawn to the artistic displays, the educational opportunities, or simply the charming atmosphere of St. Michaels, the Eastern Shore Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival is an event not to be missed. Join us for a weekend that celebrates the natural beauty and artistic talent of our coastal community.

For more information about the festival or to purchase tickets, please visit Eastern Shore Sea Glass & Coastal Arts Festival website Join us in supporting this fantastic event that highlights the cultural richness of the Eastern Shore!

About Coldwell Banker Chesapeake Real Estate

Ranked #1 Coldwell Banker Franchise in Maryland for 2023, Coldwell Banker Chesapeake boasts a stellar reputation as a premier real estate brokerage. With a team of over 45 agents, we serve not only the Chestertown community but also extend our reach to Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Delaware, Southern PA, and beyond. At Coldwell Banker Chesapeake, we are committed to upholding the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, and client satisfaction. With each transaction, we strive to exceed expectations, ensuring that every client receives personalized service and achieves their real estate goals with confidence.