Waterfront Experience

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Lecture: Drew Shuptar-Ravis – “Eight Shirts, Seven Coats, Fifteen Wampum”

Lecture: Drew Shuptar-Ravis – “Eight Shirts, Seven Coats, Fifteen Wampum” October 29, 2022 | 3:00pmHavemeyer Hall at Sultana’s Holt Education Center, 200 S. Cross St. The Sultana Education Foundation is excited to welcome living historian Drew Shuptar-Rayvis to Downrigging Weekend for a special presentation on Native American life in the northeast region from 1650 – 1690. […]

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Imani Black – Minorities in Aquaculture

Imani Black – Minorities in Aquaculture October 29, 2022 | 1:00pmSumner Hall | 206 S. Queen Street Imani Black is an Eastern Shore native, having grown up directly across the river from Chestertown, and her family has a proud legacy of working in the Chesapeake Bay seafood industry. After graduating from college, Imani returned to […]

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Chesapeake Bay ACBS

November 2, 2024 | 9:00am – 5:00pmNovember 3, 2024 | 10:00am – 3:00pmChestertown Marina The Sultana Education Foundation is proud to partner with the Chesapeake Bay Antique and Classic Boat Society (ACBS) for an exhibit of classic recreational watercraft for Downrigging Weekend.  Vessels will be exhibited both on-land and in the water and viewing is […]

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Tall Ships Parade Home

Tall Ships Parade Home November 1, 2024 / 4:30-5:00pmNovember 2, 2024 / 12:30-1:00pm & 4:30-5:00pmNovember 3, 2024 / 3:00-3:30pmChestertown Waterfront Come down to the waterfront and view the Tall Ships as they make their way back to Chestertown following their Friday afternoon sail. This isn’t a formal parade, but you will get a great look at […]

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Tall Ship Illumination

Tall Ship Illumination November 1 & 2, 2024 / 6:00-9:00pmChestertown Waterfront There is nothing quite like seeing the Downrigging Fleet illuminated along the Chestertown waterfront – for many visitors it is the highlight of the festival! While at the waterfront, stop in the Music Village for some great food and bluegrass (ticket required). PLEASE NOTE: […]

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Fireworks November 1, 2024 / Starting at 8:00pmVisible from the Chestertown WaterfrontRain Date, November 2 at 8:00pm Watching fireworks over a historic harbor filled with Tall Ships – what could be better? Stop by the Music Village area at the Chestertown Marina before the fireworks for some food, drink, and great bluegrass! PLEASE NOTE: Chestertown […]

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