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    Name: Watermen’s Appreciation Day with Boat Docking Contest, Steamed Crabs
    Date: August 11, 2019
    Event Description:

    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.

    Beginning at noon, the event’s “watermen’s rodeo” boat docking contest returns to the Miles River near CBMM’s 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse. Bleacher seating will be provided for spectators to the contest.

    Location:
    Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
    213 N. Talbot Street
    St. Michaels, MD 21663
    Date/Time Information:
    Sunday, August 11, 2019
    10-5pm
    Contact Information:
    Fees/Admission:

    FESTIVAL ENTRY PRICING
    $18 Adult
    $10 CBMM Member Adult & Licensed Watermen Adult*
    $8 Children 6-17
    $6 CBMM Member Child (6-17) & Licensed Watermen Child*
    FREE Children 5 & Under
    *Must show license

    Steamed Crabs – sold inside the gate while they last. Price is usually $25/dozen, includes corn, and will be confirmed closer to the date of the event.

    PLEASE NOTE: The Museum Store now has an ATM

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