Kent County Events Calendar -  This Weekend


  • Golf Tournament fundraiser
  • Friday, May 29   |  8am–1:30pm
  • Location: Chester River Yacht & Country Club
  • Contact: Maryann Ruehrmund
  • Phone: 410-810-5660
  • Email: mruehrmund@chesterriverhealth.org
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  • 21st annual golf tournament fundraiser to benefit the people served by UM Shore Medical Center at Chestertown (formerly Chester River Hospital Center). Proceeds will help fund the purchase of a new inpatient quality, safety and satisfaction technology. Two tee times: 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Nevin Dawson: The Versatile Viola
  • Saturday, May 30   |  8:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Mainstay, 5753 Main Street, Rock Hall
  • Contact: The Mainstay
  • Phone: 410-639-9133
  • Email:
  • URL: www.mainstayrockhall.org
  • Chestertown’s Nevin Dawson will be joined by Sammy Marshall on piano, Meredith Davies Hadaway on harp, Tom Anthony on bass and guitar, and Ray Anthony on drums in a concert showcasing the many facets of the viola, Moving seamlessly from classical to Celtic to jazz to rock, Nevin will share how he grew from a third grader playing Twinkle Twinkle into a cross-genre musician. Admission is $15 Call for reservations.
  • Children's Creativity Center
  • Saturday, May 30   |  9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Location: RiverArts KidSPOT, 315 High St., Suite 104, Chestertown, MD 21620
  • Contact: RiverArts
  • Phone: 410-778-6300
  • Email: riverarts@verizon.net
  • URL: www.chestertownRiverArts.org/kidspot/
  • Open every Saturday free of charge to kids accompanied by their parents, grandparents, or other adult, KidSPOT provides an opportunity for children ages 2-12 to expand creative expression and creative problem-solving — two skills that will benefit them in academic studies as well as in their journey through life.
  • Rock Hall Triathlon - International
  • Saturday, May 30   |  8:00 a.m.
  • Location: Rock Hall Landing Marina
  • Contact:
  • Phone:
  • Email: races@vtsmts.com
  • URL: www.vtsmts.com/rockhallinternational/
  • The Rock Hall Triathlon is nestled on the edge of the Eastern Shore of Maryland in picturesque Kent County. Only 18 miles from Baltimore “as the fish swims” (put your bike rack on a boat!) and 90 miles from Philadelphia, Rock Hall is one of the friendliest, most laid back towns anywhere…and is full of history.

    International Distance: 1500 Meter Swim (bay); 24.5 Mile Bike (flat); 10K Run (flat)
  • National Music Festival
  • Sunday, May 31
  • This event runs June 13, 2015
  • Location: Washington College
  • Contact: National Music Festival
  • Phone: 410-778-2064
  • Email: info@nationalmusic.us
  • URL: www.nationalmusic.us
  • The National Music Festival at Washington College brings together world-class mentors and gifted apprentice musicians on the cusp of their professional careers. All apprentices receive full scholarships. For two weeks each June, these musicians live and work together, presenting over 35 concerts — ranging from solo recitals to large symphony orchestra performances with chorus — and 200 free open rehearsals for music lovers from all over the world.
  • Rock Hall Triathlon - Sprint
  • Sunday, May 31   |  9:00 a.m.
  • Location: Rock Hall Landing Marina
  • Contact:
  • Phone:
  • Email: races@vtsmts.com
  • URL: www.vtsmts.com/rockhallinternational/
  • The Rock Hall Sprint Triathlon is nestled on the edge of the Eastern Shore of Maryland in picturesque Kent County. Only 18 miles from Baltimore “as the fish swims” (put your bike rack on a boat!) and 90 miles from Philadelphia, Rock Hall is one of the friendliest, most laid back towns anywhere…and is full of history.

    Sprint Distance: 750 Meter Swim; 15 Mile Bike (flat); 5K Run (flat)
  • Wine Seminar, Session III: Pairing Food & Wine
  • Sunday, May 31   |  2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Crow Vineyard & Winery
  • Contact: Judy Crow
  • Phone: 302-304-0551
  • Email: crowfarmmd@gmail.com
  • URL: crowvineyard.com/wine-events
  • Crow wines are excellent paired with a variety of foods and we pride ourselves in pairing with local cuisine. Learn the art of wine and food pairing through guided tastings and presentation. RSVP for event