Category: Press Releases

News and updates from our Easton businesses and local organizations.

Sep 01
First Friday is September 3rd at Studio B Art Gallery

First Friday in Easton, Maryland is September 3rd and Studio B Art Gallery is hosting a special reception celebrating the gallery’s new featured artist, Daniel Robbins. Come see new art and enjoy great conversation from 5:00-7:30 p.m. Studio B Art Gallery recently added Daniel Robbins as the gallery’s newest featured artist. Daniel joins Studio B […]

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Mar 04
Discover Easton launches downtown COVID Relief Grant for small businesses

Set to award $245,000 to Easton’s Main Street merchants Discover Easton is excited to announce the new Downtown Easton COVID Relief Grant, a one-time stimulus for Easton’s independent businesses to aid them during the most trying economic climate many have experienced. The award was recently announced by Governor Hogan.  “We are really happy to be […]

Dec 30
Discover Easton Executive Director Steps Down at Year-End

Ross Benincasa, Executive Director of Discover Easton, the agency responsible for promoting tourism and Easton’s local businesses, is stepping down on December 31, 2020. Benincasa, who has been in the position for four years, has escalated Easton’s marketing substantially, growing the community’s presence throughout the Washington, DC, Baltimore, and Philadelphia regions. Benincasa’s last event will […]

Dec 28
First Night Talbot celebrates 2021 with virtual performances

First Night Talbot 2021 will present a virtual New Year’s Eve celebration on December 31, 2020. Working with local videographer Ray Remesch, Discover Easton is proud to be able to continue the annual tradition for the 27th straight year, albeit in a safer way in light of the pandemic. Although the changes to the event […]

Dec 09
Cabin Fever Film Festival set to begin

The Chesapeake Film Festival and the Talbot County Free Library are cosponsoring the Cabin Fever Film Festival starting in December 2020. When you’re stuck at home due to the pandemic and you have the winter blahs, take a break and enjoy a rare cinematic gem and Zoom discussion afterward. All films are free and can be found […]

Nov 27
Chesapeake Music announces residency at Prager Family Auditorium

Chesapeake Music is delighted to announce a long-term residency at the Prager Family Auditorium in historic downtown Easton. This agreement guarantees a year-round, state-of-the-art concert facility and administrative offices for Chesapeake Music, enabling the organization to expand its offerings and audience for its internationally acclaimed lineup of artists. “Having a permanent residence will bring well-deserved […]

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Nov 11
Easton Choral Arts Society Offers Free Virtual Christmas Concert

Kickstart your Christmas season with an exciting free present from Easton Choral Arts Society (ECAS). At this time during the pandemic, because ECAS is unable to sing in person for the holidays, the chorus will share songs from its past concert treasury through complimentary digital streaming for the public’s enjoyment. The chorus will visit memory lane with […]

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Nov 05
Hog Neck Golf Course Has Banner Year

If you haven’t been to Hog Neck Golf Course since they reopened on May 8, you have been missing something amazing. The 255-acre municipal course was built in 1976, designed by Lindsay Ervin who thought a golf course should be picturesque, playable, affordable, and profitable. For 20 years during the 70s and 80s, the course was rated […]

Nov 03
A HAPPY PLACE celebrates First Friday with Award Winning Artist & Instructor Katie Cassidy

Do you love seeing the beauty in everyday things? Does color and light excite you? Do you wish flowers would bloom forever? November at A Happy Place boutique answers these questions, with a selection of original pastel and oil paintings by nationally recognized artist and instructor Katie Cassidy. Known for her colorful, light filled impressions […]

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