News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach


Don’t miss it!  Last Moonlight Cruise this year is Saturday, August 24th at 7 PM. Subtle rock and pop as well as country music by local artist Ross Crampton. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

August 28 at 6:30 pm – The Chesapeake Beach Water Park will hold an End of Season Adult Swim Social? (ages 18+)  from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  There is no charge for Chesapeake Beach Residents and their guests. The Beachcomber Grille and the Cool Zone will remain open for anyone interested in purchasing dinner or snacks. To RSVP, please click here.

Mark your calendars for the third annual Taste the Beaches @ Kellam’s Field September 14 from 12 pm to 5 pm.  Admission is FREE. Over 65 vendors have been signed up for the event, to date.  Let us know if you plan to join us by clicking here.  To view or print an event flyer, click here.

October 2-9 the EDNA E. LOCKWOOD heritage tour. See the last sailing bugeye oyster boat at the Rod  ‘N’ Reel Marina. Up to 1-hour tours to learn about ship restoration and early oyster harvesting. Great photo opportunity for the whole family.  For more information, click here.


Choose Calvert: Looking for something to do locally?  To check out events within the County, click here.

Summer 2019 Eco-Tourism Programs.  Join in the Nature Fun.  For more information, click here.

North Beach VFD Auxiliary’s Yard Sale will be held from 8:00 am until 12:00 pm on every 2nd Saturday of the month from April to October. Please contact Diana after 5:00 pm, at 410/231-1775 to reserve a table.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019, from 5:00-7:00 PM at the Northeast Community Center: 4075 Gordon Stinnett Ave. Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732. The Department of the Navy is seeking public involvement from community members interested in participating in a Restoration Advisory Board (RAB). The Navy plans to hold an information meeting about the RAB. This meeting will provide more information about what a RAB does, how it operates, and the level of commitment if you are interested in applying for membership. Applications will be available at the meeting or to apply online, click here.

August 31 – ACOUSTIC MUSIC – For your listening pleasure, join us in the Lower Level Lounge to hear music from Ross Crampton from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. with the compliments of the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Rt. 260 in Chesapeake Beach. Public welcome.  For more information, call 410-257-9878.

2020 Census Preparation – As a normal part of the 2020 Census preparation and data collection process you will notice census takers in the neighborhood. Census field representatives are currently doing address canvassing for Calvert County and across the United States. The representatives also continue to collect information for the American Community Survey (ACS) and other ongoing surveys. For more information regarding Census Takers in the neighborhood, click here.

For more information on any of the above “Happenings,” contact Marti Gilpin (Office and Community Involvement Coordinator for the Town of Chesapeake Beach, MD)  410-257-2230  or via email.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...