Up Coming Events

September 2017 through May 2018

OC Lifesaving Station Museum Little Learners Program

Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum - 813 S. Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, Maryland
2nd & 4th Mondays
10:30-11am
http://www.ocmuseum.org

This 30 minute long program will take place twice a month, and run from September through May. It is geared towards children 1 to 5 years of age. The topics for this program include Ocean City's cultural and natural history. This program will incorporate Maryland State Department of Education social studies and science curriculum guide lines. During the 30 minute long program Children and their guardians will take part in story time and a craft or activity.

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September 20-23, 2017

Paint Berlin - Plein Air

Worcester County Arts Council - 6 Jefferson St, Berlin, MD 21811
410-641-0809
http://www.worcestercountyartscouncil.org
Artists will have an opportunity to network, exhibit and sell their artwork as well as compete for cash prizes. Visitors are invited to come and watch artists work during this event and attend the free and open to the public "Wet Paint Sale & Exhibit" Sept. 23, 11am-3pm. Paintings from the exhibit will be available for sale and remain on display until October 31.
 

September 29, 2017 - January 21, 2018

Bottoms Up - The Underside of Decoys

Ward Museum -909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, Maryland
Free Opening Reception October 14, 10am-12pm.
410-742-4988 Ext. 119
https://http://www.wardmuseum.org
Exhibit showcases the variety of ways in which decoy makers and users have marked their decoys. From the brands of successive owners and gunning clubs to the poems and inscriptions of their makers, the ways in which the undersides of decoys have been marked demonstrate the historical lineage and patterns of use of the decoy as both a hunting tool and an art form. Opening reception at the Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo, with poetry readings from Salisbury University students and faculty, inspired by the exhibit.
 

October 2-28, 2017

Han-Mee Artists Association

Ocean City Center for the Arts 94th Street - Ocean City, Maryland
5pm-7pm
410-524-9433
http://www.artleagueofoceancity.org
Night Themed Group Show. Opening Reception: October 6.
 

October 2-29, 2017

October Art Classes at the OC Center For The Arts

Ocean City Center for the Arts - 502 94th St, Ocean City, MD 21842
410-524-9433.
http://www.artleagueofoceancity.org
Classes for kids and adults. Painting, beading, clay, and much more.

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October 2-30, 2017

October Art Classes At Random Juxtaposition Studio

Random Juxtaposition Studio - 9928 Old Ocean City Blvd, Berlin, MD 21811
443-880-3050
http://www.livethecolorwheel.com
Art classes for students of various ages and experience.

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October 3-31, 2017

Beyond Reality

Worcester County Arts Council - 6 Jefferson St, Berlin, Maryland
Opening reception, Oct. 13, 5pm-8pm.
Gallery hours Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm.
410-641-0809
http://www.worcestercountyartscouncil.org
Various mediums exhibit by gallery members. Subject open to artist's individual interpretation.
 

October 12 to the 15, and 19-22, 2017

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Fulton Hall, Black Box Theatre, Salisbury University
Thursday - Saturday 8pm; Sunday 2pm.
http://www.salisbury.edu
Enjoy an immersive romp through Shakespeare's labyrinth of debauchery, dark fantasy and guileful subterfuge. With its upending of gender roles; its embrace of the enigmatic mystery of dream-states; and its imaginative, athletic and carnivalesque atmosphere, this is a Midsummer for the 21st century!
 

October 19 - November 22, 2017

Design-Connection

Mosely Gallery, UMES, Princess Anne, Maryland
Gallery hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm
410-651-7770
http://www.moselygallery.com
Invitational show of contemporary graphic illustrators who use visual communication as a tool for social progress. Opening Reception, Oct 19, 4pm-6pm. Portfolio review (TBA) with guest artist Tasheka Arceneaux-Sutton.
 

October 20, 2017

Analyzing Your Photographs

Ocean City Center for the Arts, 94th Street, Ocean City, Maryland
5-6:30pm
410-524-9433
http://artleagueofoceancity.org
Take your work to the next level by receiving technical and conceptual feedback while learning to evaluate the work of others.
 

October 20 - December 15, 2017

Annual Members Exhibition

Salisbury Art Space, Salisbury
Opening Reception: October 20, 5-8 pm.
410-546-4748
http://www.salisburyartspace.org
 

October 21, 2017

Salisbury Symphony Orchestra Presents The American Spirit Featuring James Lyon, Violin

Holloway Hall, Salisbury University
7:30pm
http://www.salisbury.edu
Praised as "a dramatic violin soloist," Lyon has been lauded by the press for his "virtually definitive performance" of Mozart's Violin Concerto in A major. He has given master classes in China, South Korea and France, and performs on a violin made by Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume.
 

October 24, 2017

The Maasai People

Holloway Hall, Salisbury University
7pm.
http://www.salisbury.edu
The Maasai people of East Africa live in southern Kenya and northern Tanzania. Join these talented warriors as they perform their colorful music and dances. The group has performed nationally and around the globe, including at the Smithsonian Folk Festival.
 

October 27-29, 2017

Quota Club Christmas Gift & Craft Show

Wicomico Civic Center, Salisbury, Maryland
Friday 4pm-8pm; Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday 10am-4pm.
http://www.WicomicoCivicCenter.org
31st Annual Christmas Gift and Craft Show sponsored by Quota International of Salisbury will feature 150 crafters and local vendors with a variety of items for sale including wooden toys, ceramics, hats, scarves, candles, wreaths and flower arrangements, baskets and jewelry. Santa Claus will make a special appearance on Saturday and Sunday from 11am-2pm.
 

October 27, 2017

Fourth Friday Art Stroll

Downtown Pocomoke City
5pm-8pm.
410-957-1333
http://downtownpocomoke.com
Local Artists & Vendors. Food Sales. Beer & Wine. Live Music. Much More!
 

October 27-28, 2017

Delmarva Heritage Days

Delmarva Discovery Center & Museum - 2 Market Street - Pocomoke City, Maryland 21851
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http://www.delmarvadiscoverycenter.org
The Delmarva Discovery Center and Museum will once again host Delmarva Heritage Days, an event celebrating Delmarva's rich decoy and hunting traditions.
 

October 27-29, 2017

Strawberry Wine

Ella Fitzgerald Center, UMES, Princess Anne, Maryland
Friday-Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm
410-651-6553
http://www.UMEStickets.com
UMES Drama Society presents the musical, "Strawberry Wine."
 

October 28, 2017

The Tamburitzans

Holloway Hall, Salisbury University
7pm
http://www.salisbury.edu
The Tamburitzans, in their 80th season, are the longest running multicultural song and dance company in the US. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, the Tamburitzans' mission is to provide deserving students an education and to perpetuate international cultural heritages through varying folk arts, cultures and traditions of Eastern Europe.
 

October 28-29, 2017

Autumn Home & Condo Show and Art & Craft Fair

Ocean City Convention Center - 40th Street, Ocean City, Maryland
Saturday 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-4pm.
http://www.oceanpromotions.info
Interior and Outdoor displays, showcasing new products and ideas on remodeling, decorating, accessorizing, and renovating. A wide assortment of creative and unique gifts and accessories for your home. Many artists and quality craftsmen.
 

October 28, 2017

3rd Annual Shore Craft Beer Fest

Sunset Park - Downtown Ocean City, Maryland
http://www.shorecraftbeerfest.com
Join us for the 3rd Annual Shore Craft Beer Fest which will take place on Saturday, October 28, 2017, and will feature many local breweries, as well as local food trucks and live music. This event is sponsored by the Ocean City Development Corporation, the Town of Ocean City, and ShoreCraftBeer.com. Mark your calendar now and start planning to sample the Eastern Shore's best craft beers in a beautiful setting in downtown Ocean City. This is a family-friendly and pet-friendly event, so bring the whole family to enjoy world class beauty and world class beer.
Rain or shine, no refunds!
 

November 1-25, 2017

Kathy Gibson & Reimagined Group Show

Ocean City Center for the Arts, 94th Street, Ocean City, Maryland
Opening Reception: Nov 3, 5pm-7pm
410-524-9433
http://artleagueofoceancity.org
 

November 1 - December 31, 2017

Small Treasures

Worcester County Arts Council - 6 Jefferson St, Berlin, MD 21811
Gallery hours Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm.
410-641-0809
http://www.worcestercountyartscouncil.org
Juried art show and exhibit of miniature art. Opening reception and awards presentation, Nov. 10, 5pm-8pm.
 

Through January 21, 2018

Bottoms Up - The Underside of Decoys

Ward Museum -909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, Maryland
410-742-4988 Ext. 119
https://http://www.wardmuseum.org
Exhibit showcases the variety of ways in which decoy makers and users have marked their decoys. From the brands of successive owners and gunning clubs to the poems and inscriptions of their makers, the ways in which the undersides of decoys have been marked demonstrate the historical lineage and patterns of use of the decoy as both a hunting tool and an art form. Opening reception at the Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo, with poetry readings from Salisbury University students and faculty, inspired by the exhibit.
 

November 2-30, 2017

November Art Classes At Random Juxtaposition Studio

Random Juxtaposition Studio - 9928 Old Ocean City Blvd, Berlin, MD 21811
443-880-3050
http://www.livethecolorwheel.com
Art classes for students of various ages and experience.

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November 3, 2017

Kenny Rogers

OC Convention Center - 40th Street, Ocean City, Maryland
8pm
http://ocmdperformingartscenter.com

"The Gambler's Last Deal" with Special Guest Linda Davis.
 

November 3, 2017

Lois Engberg & Katherine Engberg

Bishop's Stock Gallery - 202 W Green St, Snow Hill, MD 21863
5pm-8pm
410-632-3555
http://bishopsstock.com
Exhibit and refreshments during First Friday Arts on the River.
 

November 3-5, 2017

Into the Woods

Location to be announced.
410-546-0099
http://www.communityplayersofsalisbury.org
"Be careful what you wish for" seems to be the ongoing theme in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Brothers Grimm inspired musical, Into the Woods. Performed by the Community Players of Salisbury.
 

November 3, 2017

Second Chance Jewelry Auction & Holiday Pairing

Ward Museum - 909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, Maryland
6pm-8pm
410-742-4988 Ext. 106
https://http://www.wardmuseum.org
Delicious cocktails and fabulous jewelry just in time for the Holidays! Take a chance and bid on gently used jewelry donated from all over the community. Perfect opportunity to pick up a Holiday Gift! All proceeds from the silent auction benefit The Ward Foundation.
 

November 3, 2017

First Friday Reception

Ocean City Center for the Arts, 94th Street, Ocean City, Maryland
410-524-9433
http://artleagueofoceancity.org

Monthly exhibits of beautiful fine art kick off with an opening reception.
 

November 3, 2017

First Friday Arts on the River

Downtown Snow Hill, Maryland
5pm-8pm
410-632-3555
http://snowhillmd.com

Gallery and shops are open late and that's just the beginning of the fun: great music, art, and food.
 

November 3, 2017

An Evening At The Cotton Club

Seacrets (Morley Hall) - 117 49th Street - Ocean City, MD 21842
7pm-10pm
443-880-7795
https://wced.foundation/events/
Featuring Tavern on the Green’s Allyson Briggs & Fleur Seule. New York City Swing & Jazz: Etta James, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Cole Porter, Frank Sinatra & more. Light Hors D’ouevres, Silent Auction, HH Bar. Individual Tickets: $35 Corporate Sponsorships Available Event to benefit the Worcester County Education Foundation.
 

November 4, 2017

Originals Only

Ocean City Center for the Arts - 94th Street - Ocean City, Maryland
6-9pm
410-524-9433
http://www.artleagueofoceancity.org
A night of live original music by rising local talent!
 

November 4, 2017

The Launch~Faces of the Moon, A Celebration of the Performing Arts

Ocean City Performing Arts Center - Ocean City, Maryland
Tickets: Adults $25 | Students $10 | Purchase online via ticketmaster or visit the OC Convention Center Box Office
https://wced.foundation/events/
This inaugural event will showcase an evening of fabulous performers who have met the criteria, auditioned in front of a panel of judges, and most importantly, who have “roots” in Worcester County. This event will benefit the Worcester County Education Foundation.
 

November 5, 2017

Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert

Ocean City Convention Center - 40th Street - Ocean City, Maryland
888-846-8600
http://www.midatlanticsymphony.org
"Autumn Legends" - Julien Benichou, Music Director - Guest Artists: Amos Fayette, Violin and Carl Oswald, English Horn - Vivaldi, Haydn, Alwyn.
 

November 8, 2017

Drop in Art!

Worcester County Arts Council - 6 Jefferson St, Berlin, MD 21811
410-641-0809
http://www.worcestercountyartscouncil.org
Join the Worcester County Arts Council Gallery every second Wednesday of the month for a Drop-In Art open uninstructed sessions from 9:30am-11:30am.
 

November 8, 2017

Adult Open Drawing Studio

Salisbury Art Space, Salisbury
6:30pm-9pm.
410-546-4748.
http://www.salisburyartspace.org
Figure drawing with a live nude or partially clothed model in a relaxed atmosphere. Artist/instructor will facilitate and help answer questions.
 

November 10, 2017

Holly Days Sale & Exhibit

Worcester County Arts Council - 6 Jefferson St, Berlin, MD 21811
Gallery hours Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm.
410-641-0809
http://www.worcestercountyartscouncil.org
Annual Holly-Days exhibit and sale will be featured for the months of November and December with the kick-off reception on Friday, Nov. 10, 5pm-8pm. Original paintings, jewelry, pottery, glass, wood turnings, cards and more available for all holiday gift giving needs.
 

November 10, 2017

Second Friday Art Stroll

Downtown Berlin
5pm-8pm
443-735-0957
https://www.artsinberlin.org
Berlin shops and galleries stay open late and restaurants run specials.
 

November 11, 2017

Christmas Arts & Crafts Festival

Pocomoke Fire Community Center, Pocomoke City, Maryland
9am-3pm.
http://www.pocomoke.com

Hand crafted items from local vendors and free kids crafts.
 

November 11-17, 2017

November Art Classes at the OC Center For The Arts

Ocean City Center for the Arts - 502 94th St, Ocean City, MD 21842
410-524-9433
http://www.artleagueofoceancity.org


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Through December 15, 2017

Annual Members Exhibition

Salisbury Art Space, Salisbury
Opening Reception: October 20, 5-8 pm.
410-546-4748
http://www.salisburyartspace.org
 

November 14, 2017

The Miao People


Holloway Hall, Salisbury University
7pm.
http://www.salisbury.edu
Enjoy the music, song, dance and culture of the Miao ethnic minority group in South China. They are known for their beautifully embroidered clothing, and probably the most outstanding feature of their attire is the abundance of silver accessories.
 

November 15, 2017

Aaron Lewis and Blackberry Smoke Sinners and Sanctified Tour

Wicomico Civic Center, Salisbury, Maryland
7pm
http://www.WicomicoCivicCenter.org
Aaron Lewis and Blackberry Smoke will team up for the "Sinners and Sanctified Tour". Aaron Lewis has held the #1 position on the Billboard Top 200 Albums, Top Country Albums and Top Digital Albums Charts. Blackberry Smoke was named "Country music's most ferocious live band" by Rolling Stone.
 

November 15, 2017

Jazz Pianist

Asbury United Methodist Church, Salisbury, Maryland
7pm
410-621-1514
UMES' Jazz and Popular Music program presents a faculty jazz piano recital by Dr. Brian Dean.
 

November 16-19, 2017

Appropriate

Fulton Hall, Black Box Theatre, Salisbury University
Thursday - Saturday 8pm; Sunday 2pm
http://www.salisbury.edu
Estranged siblings gather to settle the estate of their deceased father only to discover a past no one suspected. With nods to Tennessee Williams, Edward Albee and Sam Shepard, MacArthur (Genius). Award-winning playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins explores history and family dynamics while exploding the American domestic drama with disarming humor and devastating truth.
 

November 16 - December 31, 2017

Winterfest of Lights


Sunday - Thursday, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
Friday - Saturday, 5:30-10:30 p.m.
Northside Park - Ocean City, Maryland
http://ococean.com/holidays-ocean-city/
See how Ocean City, MD, sparkles this winter and visit the Winterfest of Lights! You'll find more than one million holiday lights and hundreds of animated light displays throughout Northside Park. Relax and sip hot chocolate in the heated Winterfest Village pavilion, take a photo with Santa, and board the Winterfest Express to tour fairy tale themed exhibits.


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November 17, 2017

Third Fridays

Downtown Plaza - Salisbury, Maryland
5pm - till...
410-860-0657
http://www.3rdFridaySBY.com
3rd Friday is a once monthly street festival with local art & craft vendors.
 

November 18, 2017

Native American Heritage Celebration

Ward Museum - 909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, MD 21804
10am-4pm.
410-742-4988 Ext. 119
https://http://www.wardmuseum.org
November is Native American Heritage Month and the Ward Museum is hosting a FREE-to-the-public celebration led by American Indian tribes indigenous to Delmarva. Come learn about Native culture on the Eastern Shore from members of Delmarva tribes, and other Native Americans living on the Shore.
 

November 20 , 2017

The Wizard of Oz

Wicomico County Civic Center, Salisbury
7pm.
http://www.WicomicoCivicCenter.org
Greatest family musical of all time! Travel down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond with Dorothy, Toto and their friends the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow in this lavish production, featuring breathtaking special effects, dazzling choreography and classic songs.
 

November 24, 2017

Fourth Friday Art Stroll

Downtown Pocomoke City
5pm-8pm.
410-957-1333
http://downtownpocomoke.com

Local Artists & Vendors. Food Sales. Beer & Wine. Live Music. Much More!
 

November 24, 2017

Holiday Arts Night and Christmas Tree Lighting

Downtown Berlin, Maryland
4pm
http://www.BerlinMainStreet.com
Holiday music by the Rehoboth Concert Orchestra. Free.
 

November 30 - December 14, 2017

Senior Art Show

Mosely Gallery, UMES, Princess Anne, Maryland
410-651-7770
http://www.moselygallery.com
Graduates in the Department of Fine (visual) Arts showcase portfolio pieces. UMES Jazz Combo performs. Opening Reception, November 30, 4-6pm. Closing reception, December 14, 5-6pm.
 

Through January 21, 2018

Bottoms Up - The Underside of Decoys

Ward Museum -909 S Schumaker Dr, Salisbury, Maryland
410-742-4988 Ext. 119
https://http://www.wardmuseum.org
Exhibit showcases the variety of ways in which decoy makers and users have marked their decoys. From the brands of successive owners and gunning clubs to the poems and inscriptions of their makers, the ways in which the undersides of decoys have been marked demonstrate the historical lineage and patterns of use of the decoy as both a hunting tool and an art form. Opening reception at the Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo, with poetry readings from Salisbury University students and faculty, inspired by the exhibit.