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  • Welcome to St. Michaels & the Bay Hundred Area

    St. Michaels is a picturesque harbor on Maryland's Eastern Shore and was named as one of the Top 10 Best Small Coastal Towns in America by USA Today.  Its harbor and some homes date back to the mid-1600's, and is home to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum where you can immerse yourself in our maritime history.   The St. Michaels area is perfect for outdoor activities including sailing on historic Skipjacks, kayaking, golfing and bicycling.  St. Michaels is also known for exceptional restaurants, from quaint romantic bistros to waterfront restaurants, serving fresh seafood including the best tasting crab cakes!  For shoppers, you will find an eclectic range of boutique shops offering specialty foods, jewelry, clothing, home decor and art galleries throughout the town.  For overnight lodging, we have many small inns along with several larger full-service hotels.  Come and experience the beauty of St. Michaels and all this charming town has to offer!

  • Upcoming Events

  • Model Skipjack Races

    Select Sundays

    11am - 2pm

    The radio-controlled (RC) sailing races are organized by the museum’s Model Sailing Club.

    Race dates include June 12, July 17, August 21, and October 16, with the public invited to watch from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. from the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Fogg’s Cove waterfront.

    More information here.

  • Concerts in the Park

    6:30pm -  8:00 pm Thursdays at Muskrat Park

    Summer Concerts in Muskrat Park.
    These free Thursday night concerts are sponsored by the St. Michaels Community Center.
    So, bring a chair or a blanket and a picnic and enjoy our beautiful waterfront park and great music!

    Click here to see full concert schedule.

  • Watermen's Appreciation Day

    Sunday, August 14th

    10am - 5pm 

    The Talbot Watermen’s Association is bringing the 7th Annual Watermen’s Appreciation Day to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. and the Miles River on Sunday, August 14, 2016. The event is a joint fundraiser for both organizations.

    More information here.

  • St. Michaels Concours d'Elegance

    September 23th - 25th

    The 10th Annual St. Michaels Concours d'Elegance will return to it's home, on September 23-25, 2016, featuring rare Pre-War Grand Classics.  

    The St. Michaels Classic Motor Museum will host the event and throughout St. Michaels. Mark your calendar for a day of casual elegance, Senior Award winning Automobiles, food, refreshment, and celebration.

    More information here