Ongoing exhibit throughout the year. Promoting the arts of puppetry and gardening in Kent County, and the Martha Washington garden at the Visitor Center located in Chestertown, at Cross & Maple Streets.
Meander the red-brick, tree-lined sidewalks of Historic Chestertown, while enjoying extended shop hours and arts and entertainment throughout Downtown. For a list of activities, please check this calendar for specific listings.
Friday, June 5
| Fri & Sat 8pm,Sun 2pm
This event runs June 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21
Set in Maine at the end of the 19th C, swaggering carnival barker,Billy Bigelow, captivates and marries naive millworker, Julie Jordan. Losing his job just as he finds out he's to become a father, he becomes part of a robbery. Facing jail, he takes his own life,and finds himself "up there". He returns to earth to help save his teen-age lonely daughter by instilling dignity and hope, a testament to the power of love.
Bay to Bay Ride
Sunday, June 28
Location: Betterton Fire Department, 2 Howell Point Rd, Betterton
The Chestertown Lions Club welcomes cyclists to this summer's bicycling challenge, the Bay to Bay ride. The tour consists of four routes between 27 and 104 miles in length. The flat loop routes take in scenery of the heartland of the Upper Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware. The 27 mile ride goes through historic Downtown Chestertown for those who want a less challenging ride. Registration starts at 6:30am and ride begins at 7am. For more information visit www.chestertownlionsclub.org or call Jim at 410-778-4881, or register online at www.active.com.
Cost: $25.00 until May 15, 2014
$30.00 June 21, 2014
$35.00 Day of ride