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Music - First Wednesday Open Mic Night  -  Nassawadox
(1/2/2019 - 12/4/2019)
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The Great Machipongo Clam Shack presents First Wednesday Open Mic Night hosted by Peg Volk and showcasing talented local musicians, poets and entertainers.

CONTACT INFO
757-442-3800

WEBSITE
www.thegreatmachipongoclamshack.com

ADDRESS
Route 13, 6468 Lankford Highway, 23413

COST
Event free, food & drink for purchase

DATES
Wednesday, January 2- Wednesday, December 4

TIME
6 pm – 8 pm


Location :: Nassawadox

Time :: 6 pm      - 8 pm
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Music - Flatfooting to Bluegrass  -  Cape Charles
(1/11/2019 - 12/13/2019)
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Enjoy flatfoot dancing every second Friday at the Lemon Tree Gallery and Studio with live music by local bluegrass bands.

CONTACT INFO
757-331-4327

WEBSITE
www.LemonTree.Gallery

ADDRESS
301 Mason Avenue, 23310

COST
Free

DATES
Second Fridays, January11  - December 13

TIME
6 pm – 8 pm


Location :: Cape Charles

Time :: 6 pm      - 8 pm
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History/Heritage - Second Friday Programs  -  Cape Charles
(1/11/2019 - 6/14/2019)
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To celebrate their 100 years the Cape Charles Memorial Library presents a six month series of programs, with artists, authors, travelers, and local residents.

CONTACT INFO
757-1300

WEBSITE
https://www.capecharles.org/pview.aspx?id=37862&catID=0

ADDRESS
201 Mason Avenue, 23310

COST
Free

DATES
Second Fridays, January 11 - June 14

TIME
7 pm - 8 pm


Location :: Cape Charles

Time :: 7 pm      - 8 pm
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Performances - Poetry & Storytelling Night  -  Nassawadox
(1/17/2019 - 12/19/2019)
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The Great Machipongo Clam Shack presents Third Thursday Open Mic Poetry/Storytelling Night with Ken Sutton. Listen or share your poems and stories with open mic.

CONTACT INFO
757-442-3800

WEBSITE
www.thegreatmachipongoclamshack.com

ADDRESS
Route 13, 6468 Lankford Highway, 23413

COST
Event free, food & drink for purchase

DATES
Thursday, January 17 – December 19

TIME
6 pm – 8 pm


Location :: Nassawadox

Time :: 6 pm      - 8 pm
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Performances - Tuesday Nights at the Museum  -  Chincoteague Island
(2/5/2019 - 5/28/2019)

The Museum of Chincoteague presents guest speakers and programs each Tuesday night.

CONTACT INFO
757-336-6117

WEBSITE
www.chincoteaguemuseum.com

ADDRESS
7125 Maddox Blvd., 23336

COST
$4

DATES
Tuesdays, February 5 - May 28

TIME
7 pm


Location :: Chincoteague Island

Time :: 7 pm    
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State Parks - Friends of Kiptopeke State Park Activities  -  Kiptopeke
(4/8/2019 - 5/13/2019)

Join Friends of Kiptopeke State Park every second Monday for a presentation in the park.  April 8 meet at the pier for a seashell talk.  May 13 meet at picnic shelter 1 for an interpretive wagon ride through the park trails.

CONTACT INFO
804-513-5162

WEBSITE
http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/kiptopeke#general_information

ADDRESS
3540 Kiptopeke Drive, 23310

COST
Free

DATES
Second Mondays, April 8, May 13

TIME
5:30 pm 


Location :: Kiptopeke

Time :: 5:30 pm    
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Farmers and Artisan Market  -  Chincoteague Island
(4/27/2019 - 10/26/2019)
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Great things can be found from farm, field and bay, plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures and music at this farmers market.

CONTACT INFO
757-381-7733

WEBSITE
https://www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html

ADDRESS
6309 Church Street, 23336

COST
Free, food and art for sale

DATES
Saturdays, April 27 - October 26
Wednesdays, June 12 - August 28
Plus Tuesday, July 23


Location :: Chincoteague Island

Time :: 9 am      - 1 pm
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Eco-Friendly - Birding on the Deck  -  Wachapreague
(4/29/2019 - 5/20/2019)
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Birding Eastern Shore and The Island House Restaurant present a unique birding opportunity overlooking the marshes of the Wachapreague seaside from the deck of the restaurant every Monday night this spring.

WEBSITE
https://www.birdingeasternshore.org/

ADDRESS
17 Atlantic Avenue, 23480

COST
Free, great food and drinks available

DATES
Mondays, April 29 - May 20

TIME
5 pm - Sunset


Location :: Wachapreague

Time :: 5 pm      - Sunset
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Performances & Culinary - Dinner Theater  -  Greenbackville
(5/3/2019 - 5/5/2019)
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Captain's Cove Dinner Theater presents "Another Evening at the Cova Cabana" with a buffet dinner and show at the Marina Restaurant.

CONTACT INFO
757-824-3465

WEBSITE
www.captscovegyc.com

ADDRESS
3323 Dock Court, 23356

COST
$30 adults, $20 children 12 and under

DATES
Friday, May 3, Saturday, May 4, Sunday, May 5

TIMES
Friday and Saturday, doors open at 6 pm
Sunday, 4 pm


Location :: Greenbackville

Time :: Fri. & Sat., 6 pm, Sun., 4 pm    
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Onancock Creek Kayak Garden Tours  -  Onancock
(5/4/2019 - 5/5/2019)

See beautiful, historic homes and gardens from the water with Burnham Guides, leaving from the historic steamboat ticket office beside Mallard's at the Onancock Wharf.

CONTACT INFO
757-710-5137

WEBSITE
www.burnhamguides.com

ADDRESS
2 Market Street, 23417

COST
$45

DATES
Saturday, May 4, Sunday, May 5

TIMES
Saturday, 9 am - 11 am, Sunday, 10 am - noon


Location :: Onancock

Time :: Sat., 9 am - 11, Sun., 10 am - noon    
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Farmers Market  -  Onancock
(5/4/2019 - 10/26/2019)

Find fresh, local produce and art at the Onancock Farmers Market on the corner of Market and Ames Street.

ADDRESS
Corner of Market and Ames Street

COST
Free, products for sale

DATES
Saturdays, May 4 - October 26

TIME
9 am - 12 noon


Location :: Onancock

Time :: 9 am      - 12 pm
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Music - Tour of Europe  -  Machipongo
(5/5/2019)

Enjoy music from famous European composers performed at the historic Hungars Episcopal Church.

WEBSITE
http://www.orchestraes.org/

ADDRESS
10107 Bayside Road, 23405

COST
Free

DATE
Sunday, May 5

TIME
4 pm


Location :: Machipongo

Time :: 4 pm    
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Festival - Celebrate Us  -  Parksley
(5/5/2019 - 5/6/2019)

The Eastern Shore Public Library presents a multicultural festival, "Celebrate Us", with family games and activities, and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts mobile exhibit, at the location of the new upcoming library in Parksley.

CONTACT INFO
757-787-3400

WEBSITE
www.espl.org

ADDRESS
Bennett Street, 23421

COST
Free

DATES
Sunday, May 5 & Monday, May 6

TIMES
Sunday, 1 pm - 4 pm, Monday, 10 am - 3 pm


Location :: Parksley

Time :: Sun., 1 pm - 4 pm, Mon., 10 am - 3 pm    
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Lecture - Ancestry DNA for Clams: What Can We Learn by Looking at Hard Clam DNA?  -  Wachapreague
(5/8/2019)
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The Virginia Institute of Marine Science Eastern Shore Laboratory presents "Ancestry DNA for Clams:  What Can We Learn by Looking at Hard Clam DNA" by Ann Ropp in Seaside Hall.

CONTACT INFO
757-787-5816

WEBSITE
www.vims.edu/esl

ADDRESS
40 Atlantic Avenue, 23480

COST
Free, coffee and light refreshments available

DATE
Wednesday, May 8

TIME
7:30 pm


Location :: Wachapreague

Time :: 7:30 pm    
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The Metrology Revolution of 2019  -  Melfa
(5/10/2019)

The Science and Philosophy Seminar of the Eastern Shore presents Larry Hudson, discussing how research into new measurement methods will reinforce and underpin the International System of Units, in the Lecture Hall of Eastern Shore Community College.

CONTACT INFO
757-710-3001 

WEBSITE
www.SciPhi.org 

ADDRESS
29300 Lankford Highway, 23410 

COST
Free 

DATE
Friday, MAY 10

TIME
12:30 pm - 2 pm 


Location :: Melfa

Time :: 12:30 pm      - 2 pm
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Workshops/Classes - NASA: Astronomy Night  -  Wallops Island
(5/10/2019)

The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center and the Delmarva Space Sciences Foundation hosts this event with an astronomy presentation in the Visitor's Center followed by night sky observations on the grounds.

CONTACT INFO
757-824-2298

WEBSITE
www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter

ADDRESS
Rt. 175, Bldg. J-20, 23337

COST
Free

DATE
Friday, May 10

TIME
7:30 pm - 10 pm


Location :: Wallops Island

Time :: 7:30 pm      - 10 pm
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Music - John Gordon  -  Nassawadox
(5/10/2019)
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Enjoy local talent, John Gordon, playing at The Great Machipongo Clam Shack.

CONTACT INFO
757-442-3800

WEBSITE
www.thegreatmachipongoclamshack.com

ADDRESS
Route 13, 6468 Lankford Highway, 23413

COST
Event free, food & drink for purchase

DATE
Friday, May 10

TIME
7 pm – 9 pm


Location :: Nassawadox

Time :: 7 pm      - 9 pm
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Sporting - Shore Fest Golf Tournament  -  Melfa
(5/10/2019)
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The Eastern Shore of Virginia Chamber of Commerce hosts this charity golf tournament with lunch, prizes, and reception at the Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club.

CONTACT INFO
757-787-2460

WEBSITE
https://shop.esvachamber.org/main.sc

ADDRESS
14421 Country Club Road, 23410

COST
$403 for team of four, includes lunch, greens fees, prizes, and reception

DATE
Friday, May 10 (Rain Date, Friday, May 17)

TIME
Lunch, 11:30 am
Tee Time, 1 pm

 


Location :: Melfa

Time :: lunch, 11:30 am, tee time 1 pm    
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Music - George Duer  -  Nassawadox
(5/11/2019)
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Enjoy George Duer playing a mix of classic rock, country, and blues at The Great Machipongo Clam Shack.

CONTACT INFO
757-442-3800

WEBSITE
www.thegreatmachipongoclamshack.com

ADDRESS
Route 13, 6468 Lankford Highway, 23413

COST
Event free, food & drink for purchase

DATE
Saturday, May 11

TIME
7 pm – 9 pm


Location :: Nassawadox

Time :: 7 pm      - 9 pm
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History/Heritage - Trivia & Tales of Cape Charles  -  Cape Charles
(5/11/2019)
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The 100th Anniversary Committee of Cape Charles Memorial Library hosts Cape Charles Century Trivia with Eric Hack and Tales of Cape Charles' past, present, and future by local historians at the Historic Palace Theatre.

CONTACT INFO
757-695-4192

WEBSITE
https://www.capecharles.org/pview.aspx?id=37863&catid=0

ADDRESS
305 Mason Avenue, 23310

COST
$10 adults, $5 students

DATE
Saturday, May 11

TIME
7 pm - 9 pm


Location :: Cape Charles

Time :: 7 pm      - 9 pm
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Workshops/Classes - Flower Arranging  -  Machipongo
(5/11/2019)

Learn some basic flower arranging techniques and how to give the table some panche for your next party with instructor, Heather Apgar, at the Barrier Islands Center.

CONTENT INFO
757-678-5500

WEBSITE
http://www.barrierislandscenter.org/events-calendar

ADDRESS
7295 Young Street, 23405

COST
$50

DATE
Saturday, May 11

TIME
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Location :: Machipongo

Time :: 1:30 pm      - 3:30 pm
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Workshops/Classes - NASA Story Time  -  Wallops Island
(5/11/2019)

Bring the little ones to listen to a story and make a craft that explores a science theme at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center.

CONTACT INFO
757-824-2298

WEBSITE
www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter

ADDRESS
Rt. 175, Bldg. J-20, 23337

COST
Free

DATE
Saturday, May 11

TIME
11 am – 11:30 am


Location :: Wallops Island

Time :: 11 am      - 11:30 am
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Workshops/Classes - NASA Tour of the Solar System  -  Wallops Island
(5/11/2019)

Take a tour through our solar system with stops at the sun, the planets, dwarf planets, and moons during this program at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center.

CONTACT INFO
757-824-2298

WEBSITE
www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter

ADDRESS
Rt. 175, Bldg. J-20, 23337

COST
Free

DATE
Saturday, May 11

TIME
2 pm - 2:30 pm


Location :: Wallops Island

Time :: 2 pm      - 2:30 pm
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