National Night Out
National Night Out will be held in the town of Centreville on Tuesday, August 1 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This fun-filled free family event is hosted by the Centreville Police Department and features games, prizes, balloons, hot dogs and popcorn. The event is part of the National Night Out Against Crime. For information contact CPL Kim Conley at (410) 758-8437.
KIVFD Firemen's Carnival
Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department’s Annual Carnival will be held 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. nightly from Sunday, July 23 through Saturday, July 29 at Kent Island High School. For pricing and additional information, please click here.
The Queen Anne's County Waterman's Association is hosting an all you can eat crab feast at the VFW Post #7464 in Grasonville on Saturday, July 29 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The feast includes crabs, hamburgers, hot dogs, sweet corn and beer. The cost is $40 and children 12 and under are free. All proceeds benefit the watermen of Queen Anne's County. For more information contact Ian (410) 490-1965, Mike (410) 490-2645 or Jeff (410) 924-6218.
Queen Anne's County 4-H Fair
The QAC 4-H Fair will run from Monday, August 7 through Saturday, August 12 from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. at the 4-H Park Grounds. The entry fee is $2 Monday through Friday and $3 on Saturday. Please click here for additional information including a schedule of events and the dinner schedule.
Guided Hikes At The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center
Guided hikes will lead participants on CBEC’s Lake Trail for a unique opportunity to discover several ecologically important habitats to the Chesapeake Bay watershed found on our 510-acre peninsula in Grasonville, MD. A docent will lead participants on a journey to explore topics of Hummock Succession, Oyster Reef Ecology, Salt Marsh Plants, Lake Knapp Bird Residents, and Resident Raptors all while walking a 1.5-mile flat path around the center of our 510-acre peninsula. Each month we will be announcing a specialty topic for these hikes led by a Maryland Master Naturalist, please check our calendar on our website for these announcements. Specialty topics include: Birding, Botany, Fungus, or Reptiles/Amphibians. There is a half-way rest stop with restroom accessibility. Participants are encouraged to dress for weather and bring along a water bottle, small snack, and binoculars. Duration is approximately 2 hours. Trips are subject to cancellation due to weather or low enrollment. Check-in and hike begin at the Visitor Center at 600 Discovery Lane, Grasonville, MD. Cost is FREE to CBEC Members, $5 for Non-Members
All hikes are from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. and a schedule of 2017 hikes can be found here.