Kent County MD - Holiday Events

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Chester River Chorale's "A Chester River Holiday"

Presbyterian Church of Chestertown, MD
Friday, December 5th & Saturday, December 6th
Friday: 8:00pm & Saturday: 3:00pm

No French hens, but there is a French horn in the brass sextet that will back the Chester River Chorale as it sings in the winter holidays on Friday evening December 5 and Saturday afternoon December 6 at the Presbyterian Church of Chestertown. An organ and percussion ensemble and guest artists Cantor Gary Schiff and the Chester River Youth Choir will join the program. Suggested donation is $15 with children free. Visit for more information, or call 410 928 5566.

31st Festival of Trees

The Weinberg Building at The Kent Center
Saturday, December 6th
10:00am - 8:00pm

The members of Soroptimist International of Kent County, MD, are pleased to bring back to the community the Festival of Trees. Visitors will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite tree. Santa will be there--so bring your camera. Free admission and handicapped accessible free parking. Contact Annie Stewart at 410-474-9680 or if your organization would like to display a tree. Sunday Hours 10am–3pm

Colonial Chestertown's Holiday House Tour

Emmanuel Church, 101 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, MD
Saturday, December 6th
12:00 - 3:00pm

Step back in time for the day and come to beautiful and historic Chestertown to experience the holiday season in true colonial style. On this self-paced tour, docents will guide you through several of Chestertown's most historic and significant buildings decorated in their holiday best. Tickets are available online or order by mail. Send a check and ticket request information to : 2013 Holiday House Tour, P.O. Box 771, Chestertown, MD. 21620.

Santa's Workshop

Kent County Community Center
Saturday, December 6th
1:00 - 4:00pm

Children and families will love to participate in this seasonal gathering featuring Santa! Come enjoy crafts, refreshment and don't forget your list! All crafts, refreshments, and pictures with Santa are included in the cost. $7 ($9 if registered late) Registration November 1st - each year.

7th Annual Seasonal Sensations Dinner and Show and Silent Auction

Kent County High School
Tuesday, December 9th

Dinner prepared by culinary arts students and a holiday show performed by high school musicians and singers. Proceeds benefit the KCHS Music Boosters and KCHS culinary programs.

Free Holiday Band Concert by the Eastern Shore Wind Ensemble

Emmanuel Church, 101 N. Cross Street, Chestertown, MD
Sunday, December 14th

The Eastern Shore Wind Ensemble will present a program of Christmas and Hanukkah music. The band invites the audience to join them for post-concert refreshments. Directed by Dr. Keith Wharton, the ESWE is the all-ages community concert band based in Chestertown. It gives four concerts during its Sept.-May season and welcomes new members at any time, without audition or fee. The next concert will be on March 15, 2015. The band is partially supported by the Kent Co. Arts Council.