Plein Air Easton Kicks Off with Block Party! 


For more information contact:  Deena Kilmon


Easton Economic Development Corporation

July 12, 2023

For immediate release

Plein Air Easton Kicks Off with Block Party! 

Easton, MD.  – Plein Air Easton kicks off Friday, July 14 in downtown Easton with a Kick Off Street Party sponsored by The Avalon Foundation, Easton Economic Development Corporation, and the Talbot County Chamber of Commerce. Harrison Street will be alive with music, art, and more from 5:00 PM-10 PM!

Gallery Walk/Talks 5:00-7:00 PM

Troika Gallery – Fabulous Forgeries Exhibition

Trippe Gallery – Variations 2 – One Photograph, 16 paintings – match the correct artist with all paintings and win!

Studio B Gallery – Meet Plein Air Easton competition judge Master Jove Wang

Academy Art Museum open til 7:00 PM

Performance Schedule

5:00 PM-7:00PM Harrison Street concert featuring Pretty Big Deal

7:15 PM Prize Raffle Drawing, Harrison Street, Chamber of Commerce Tent

8:00 PM (approx) Immersive Shakespeare! The Perfect Storm Players present their own adaptation of Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night Dream – live and in the street.This interactive performance will be performed theatre-in-the-round style, don’t miss it!

5:00 PM- 10:00 PM Nocturne Paint out – Grab your paints and paint out in the street with Plein Air Easton competition painters

About Easton EDC: The Easton Economic Development Corporation was launched in 2013 to drive economic vitality, smart redevelopment, and business creation in the historic Town of Easton, Maryland to foster a healthy quality of life for all generations. The EEDC works to catalyze Greater Easton’s continued prosperity as a diverse and healthy “smart town,” leading innovation where the land and water meet.