On Friday, June 18 through Sunday, June 20, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD, will sponsor the 23rd Annual Antique and Classic Boat Festival. The event will feature Chris-Crafts, Gar Woods, Hackers, and more – the beautiful mahogany boats that have come to identify an era. Participants will enjoy maritime artists, craftsmen and vendors, and a “Field of Dreams” with classic used boats, motors, and nautical flea market. There will also be boat building demonstrations, live music, and food.
The event, the largest event of its kind in the Mid-Atlantic region, is hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society International in cooperation with CBMM. Festival hours are Friday, June 18, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, June 19, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, June 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free for CBMM members and costs $13 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $6 for children ages six to 17. Children under age six are free. For further information, call 410-745-2916 or visit www.cbmm.org.