Category: Press Releases

News and updates from our Easton businesses and local organizations.

Aug 19
Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop

EASTON, MD –Tim and Rhonda Matterson have big plans for the backyards in the Easton area. Rhonda and Tim want to make each one of them a fine dining experience that offers only the freshest, highest quality food – for birds that is. “We have been very busy these past months preparing to open the […]

Aug 15
22nd Annual Academy Art Museum Craft Show Celebrates the Makers

The 22nd Academy Art Museum Craft Show, Celebrating the Makers, will be held October 11 through 13, 2019, at the Academy Art Museum and the Waterfowl Building in Easton, MD. The indoor, juried craft show features 70 artists from across the United States whose work encompasses all craft media: basketry, ceramics, glass, fiber, jewelry, metal, mixed media, sculpture, […]

Aug 12
Academy Art Museum Announces September Events

EXHIBITIONS The following Academy Art Museum exhibitions are sponsored by the Talbot County Arts Council, the Maryland State Arts Council, and the Star Democrat. Open daily, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Amze Emmons: Pattern DriftThrough September 30, 2019Free Art Tours: Wednesdays, 11 a.m.Amze Emmons is a Philadelphia-based, multi-disciplinary artist with a background in drawing and […]

Aug 06
The Chesapeake Film Festival Presents A Program of 62 New Independent Films from Oct. 3-10

Beginning Thursday, October 3, the Chesapeake Film Festival will present a week-long extravaganza of outstanding cinema to Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Subjects include a pro baseball player turned World War II spy; nine teens vying for the world title of best young scientist; the Apollo 11 voyage with never-before-seen footage and endangered species in the oceans […]

Jul 29
Portraits From a Life Well Painted at Troika Gallery

Troika Gallery proudly presents “Portraits from A Life Well Painted” a retrospective from the estate of the late, great, Dorothy F. Newland featuring multiple years of portraiture. The show reflects Dorothy’s love of painting people and reveals the masterful hand of this gifted and award-winning portrait artist. Dorothy was an owner of Troika Gallery. All […]

Jul 25
Choral Arts Society Holding Auditions for its 42nd Season

Easton Choral Arts Society is holding auditions for its upcoming season. If you have a great desire: to sing… to improve your singing quality… to learn new techniques and compositions…  to share your voice with others… and to enjoy the thrill of entertaining…consider becoming a member of Easton Choral Arts Society! Comprised of members throughout […]

Jul 23
The 15th Annual Plein Air Easton Awards

Plein Air Easton, the largest and most prestigious plein air festival in the nation, just completed its celebrated 15th year. It is widely recognized that a huge part of that success is a result of strong community support for the event and remarkably diverse partnerships between the event’s producer, the Avalon Foundation, Friends of Plein […]

Jul 22
Working Artists Forum Announces Winners of Local Color Art Show and Sale

The Local Color Art Show, sponsored by the Working Artists Forum (WAF), with the support of the Avalon Foundation and Plein Air Easton, is pleased to announce the award winning artists in this year’s show.  The show, held over the weekend from July 19th through Sunday the 21st in the Crystal Ballroom of the Tidewater Inn, […]

Jul 18
Paddle-Jam event raises $2,000 for Take the Helm

EASTON, MD – The Talbot Young Professionals, a committee of the Talbot County Chamber of Commerce, presented the Take the Helm program with a $2,000 check, from proceeds from their 3rd Annual Paddle-Jam event. Take the Helm is a program of the YMCA of the Chesapeake that uses the art of wooden boat-building to help […]

Jul 15
It’s Time For Local Color 2019 At The Tidewater Inn

Join the artists for the opening ceremonies of Local Color on Friday, July 19th at Noon.  Local Color Show and Sale is an art show sponsored by the Working Artists Forum (WAF), with the support of the Avalon Foundation and Plein Air Easton.   It is held through July 21st during Easton Plein Air Art Competition.   Artists juried into the show […]