If you’re looking to experience all the culture and festivity that Maryland’s Eastern Shore has to offer, you won’t be disappointed! From art festivals to oyster shucking competitions, to the famous Ocean City Board Walk, there’s something for everyone.
One of the most popular events on the Eastern Shore is the annual Chestertown Tea Party Festival. This patriotic festival commemorates an incident during the Revolutionary War when colonists destroyed British tea supplies. Today, it includes a reenactment as well as period arts and crafts displays. Delicious food and live music round out this exciting event!
If fresh seafood is your folly, you can check out the world-famous crab trail from start to finish, trying these delectable crustaceans in all manner of food preparations.
Another must-see destination is Cambridge for its Historical Society Tours. Here, visitors can learn about the history and culture of Cambridge.
Because Maryland is steeped in history from the 1600s to the present, you will find some of the most surprising and historically accurate information on the Underground Railway, along with one of its founders, Ms. Harriett Taubman, who was born in Maryland. Tours are also available to explore one of the most incredibly famous civil rights activists in America.