Leonardtown First Fridays
February 1–December 6, 5–8 p.m.
On the first Friday of every month, Leonardtown shops and galleries throw open their doors to offer live music, poetry readings, book signings, wine tastings and a host of dining and shopping specials.
St. Mary’s Crab Festival
June 8, 2013
Annual crab festival seafood, car show, demonstrations, arts and crafts, farm animals, lively music and dancing.
St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds, Leonardtown, off Rt. 5. 11 a.m.-9 p.m..
Ph: +1 (240) 577-1697
Blue and Grey Days
June 8, 2013-June 9 , 2013
A Civil War living history presentation of life for both the Union and Confederate Troops stationed at Point Lookout.
Point Lookout State Park, Scotland, off Rt 5. Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Ph: +1 (301) 872-5688
June 15, 2013
A cultural, historical and artistic celebration of the African American experience. It’s a festival for everyone of every culture to enjoy and celebrate.
Freedom Park, Lexington Park, Route 235 and Tulagi Place, noon-8:30 p.m.
Ph: +1 (301) 862-4868
Historic St. Mary’s City Beer Fest
June 22, 2013
Micro-breweries from across the region, food and entertainment.
Historic St. Mary’s City, St . Mary’s City, off Route 5. 1-6 p.m.
Ph: +1 (240) 895-4977.
Independence Day Celebration Concert
June 30, 2013
Patriotic music by the Chesapeake Brass Quartet with Maestro Jeffrey Silberschlag. Brown bag and silent auctions.
Sotterley Plantation, Hollywood, off Rt. 245, 1-4 p.m.
Ph: +1 (800) 681-0850, +1 (301) 373-2280
Dennis Point Independence Day Celebration
July 6, 2013
Celebrate America’s Independence all day with a golf cart parade, food vendors and fireworks over the water at sundown.
Dennis Point Campground & Marina, Drayden, Dennis Point Way off 249
Ph: +1 (301) 994-2288
Potomac Jazz &Seafood Festival
July 13, 2013
Relax riverside on the museum lawn to live jazz artists and seafood delicacies.
St. Clement’s Island Museum, Coltons Point, off Rt. 242, 3-9 p.m.
Ph: +1 (301) 769-2222
Tidewater Archaeology Weekend
July 28, 2013-July 29, 2013
Get down and dirty with the pros as they uncover bits of Maryland’s past at one of the finest colonial archaeology sites in the nation.
Historic St. Mary’s City, St. Mary’s City, off Rt. 5. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ph: +1 (800) SMC-1634, +1 (240) 895-4990