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  • 32nd Annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival & The Arts at Navy Point

    June 14 -15, 2019

    Wooden and fiberglass classics, vintage racers, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Friday, June 14 and Saturday June 15, 2019 for the 32nd annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival and the Arts at Navy Point in St. Michaels, Md. Hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society, this Father’s Day weekend event brings a sense of nostalgia to the Miles River and CBMM’s docks and campus, drawing some of the area’s finest classic boats, nautical and maritime treasures, entertainment, food, and libations to this waterfront festival.

    More information here.  

  • St. Michaels Independence Day Celebration

    July 6, 2019  Rain Date July 7th

    In celebration of Independence Day, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on the Miles River in St. Michaels, Md. welcomes The Shades of Blue Orchestra for a live performance at its Saturday, July 6 Big Band Night. The St. Michaels fireworks are scheduled to launch after dusk that evening, with CBMM’s waterfront campus a great venue from which guests can enjoy the fireworks. The rain date for the concert and fireworks is Sunday, July 7.

    More information here.  

  • Watermen's Appreciation Day

    August 11, 2019  

    On Sunday, August 11, 2019, the 10th annual Watermen’s Appreciation Day comes to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., featuring a spirited boat docking contest, steamed crabs and other regional food, live music, beer, boat rides, family activities, and more. The fundraising event is organized by CBMM in cooperation with the Talbot Watermen Association, with proceeds benefiting both organizations.

    More information here.

  • Every Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

    St. Michaels Farmers Market is a local, producer-only farmers market, operating Saturdays (April 13, 2019 - November 29, 2019) from 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. RAIN OR SHINE. We are in the Public Parking lot - 204 S. Talbot Street) between Talbot and Fremont Streets, one block from the library in St. Michaels, MD.  ALL vendors can accept cash in addition to credit, debit and SNAP/EBT cards! 

    More information here.

  • Every Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    Take the car out of the garage and head over to the Classic Motor Museum for Cars & Coffee every Saturday! Coffee sponsored by Blue Heron Coffee.

    More information here.

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  • About 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!