Kent County Events Calendar -  This Weekend


  • Galena Lions Club Halloween Parade
  • Friday, October 24   |  6pm
  • Location: tba
  • Contact: Steve Schaech
  • Phone: 410-755-6037
  • Email:
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  • Will join with Galena Elementary School Annual Fallfest.
  • Ghost Walks of Historic Chestertown
  • Friday, October 24   |  6:30-9pm
  • This event runs October 24 and 25th
  • Location: Starting from Bordley History Center 301 High Street, Chestertown
  • Contact: Karen Emerson
  • Phone: 410-778-3499
  • Email: director@kentcountyhistory.org
  • URL: www.kentcountyhistory.org
  • There's more to history than meets the eye! Join costumed guides as they lead you through the streets of historic Chestertown by lantern light and tell true stories of the area's spooky past. Call for ticket information.
  • Fall Fun Night
  • Friday, October 24   |  6-8:30pm
  • Location: Community Center, 11041 Worton Rd, Worton
  • Contact: Antoninette Campbell
  • Phone: 410-778-2083
  • Email: info@KentParksAndRec.org
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  • Register by 4:30pm, October 11th and pay just $6, the day of the event ($9 late/walkin registration) Don’t forget to wear your favorite costume! Parade of costumes begins at 7:15 pm Winners announced 7:45 pm at event Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult throughout the event Moon Bounce, Pumpkin Decorating, Rock Wall, Games, Crafts, Treats, Face Painting or Balloon Sculptures, Costume Parade & Contest, Pony Rides until 7:30 pm, Guess the Number of Candy Corn.
  • Julian Hipkins, Sue Matthews & Lena Seikaly
  • Friday, October 24   |  8:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Mainstay, 5753 Main Street, Rock Hall
  • Contact: The Mainstay
  • Phone: 410-639-9133
  • Email:
  • URL: www.mainstayrockhall.org
  • Three fabulous and exquisite vocalists: Julian Hipkins, Sue Matthews and Lena Seikaly who are in town for a vocal workshop with high school students at KCHS will weave their vocal magic for the Mainstay audience in the evening. This will be a stunning evening of song – jazz standards and 20th Century American Songbook, with Robert Redd, piano; Max Murray, bass; Randy Reinhart, trumpet and Frank Russo, drums. Admission is $20. Call for reservations.
  • RiverArts 15th Annual Studio Tour
  • Saturday, October 25   |  10am-5pm
  • This event runs Oct. 25-26 and Nov 1-2, 2014
  • Location: picturesque Kent and Queen Anne's Counties
  • Contact: RiverArts
  • Phone: 410-778-6300
  • Email: riverarts@verizon.net
  • URL: www.chestertownriverarts.org
  • This fascinating, free, self-guided journey will lead visitors to discover amazing artwork and meet many of the 57 artists, many of whom are known and recognized throughout the art world. From traditional to avante-guard, you will get to appreciate paintings, pottery, prints, photographs, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, metal, glass, wood art and furniture.
  • WC Concert Series - Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
  • Saturday, October 25   |  7:30pm
  • Location: Gibson Center for the Arts–Washington College
  • Contact: Ken Schweitzer
  • Phone: 410-778-7836
  • Email: kschweitzer2@washcoll.edu
  • URL: www.concertseries.washcoll.edu
  • As part of 2014-2015 Premier Artist lineup, The Washington College Concert Series presents the Grammy Award-winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ). Their inventive, critically acclaimed transcriptions of concert masterworks provide a fresh look at the music of the past, while their interpretations of works from the contemporary and world-music realms continually break new ground. Tickets are $20 (adults) and $15 (seniors). Season tickets are also available.
  • KidSpot Creativity Center
  • Saturday, October 25   |  9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Location: RiverArts Gallery, 315 High Street, Suite 106, Chestertown
  • Contact: Tambra Trevarrow
  • Phone: 410-778-6300
  • Email: chestertownriverarts@verizon.net
  • URL: www.chestertownRiverArts.org/kidspot/
  • A dedicated children's creativity center that will be open every Saturday for children of all ages to play, create and explore with painting, photography, music, crafts, writing, building and other forms of creative exploration. This event is free.
  • Little Black Dress Cocktail Party
  • Saturday, October 25   |  3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Location: Bay Wolf Restaurant, Rock Hall, MD
  • Contact: Cora Dickson
  • Phone: 410-639-7120
  • Email: ccdickson@yahoo.com
  • URL: www.lbda.org
  • Dress up & have a drink for a good cause! October is Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) awareness month. Donations will be given directly to the Lewy Body Dementia Association. LBD, which affects an estimated 1.3 million individuals & their families in the United States, is the 2nd most common type of progressive dementia after Alzheimer’s. Ladies -- wear a Little Black Dress and receive 1 free drink ticket & purple corsage!! Cash bar, light hors d'ouvres provided.