Kent Island Day

  • Visit our Getting Here page for directions to Historic Stevensville, Maryland.
  • Historic Stevensville
  • May 17, 2014 (Saturday)
  • Each year, Kent Island Day commemorates the founding of Kent Island in 1631 with a parade down Main Street, historic exhibits, displays, activities, food, vendors, costumes, activities for kids and crafts. This year Kent Island Day falls on Saturday, May 17. To participate as an artisan, nonprofit organization, food vendor or to sell your wares at a vendor booth at Kent Island Day 2014, download the appropriate form:
  • Kindly follow the instructions on the form and mail back to the address provided along with your payment to participate in this year's festival.
  • Have a great costume, cause, cute kids or a message for the community and want to march in the parade? Call 410-643-3776!
  • Robert Marsteller with KI Heritage Society VP Nancy Cook at Kent Island Day. Image courtesy Doug Bishop, the Kent Island Bay Times.
  • Everyone enjoyed being outside on a gorgeous day in historic downtown Stevensville for the parade and festival.
  • "WHO's that?" Staff from the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center showed off a beautiful spotted owl.
  • Vendors of all kinds are invited to participate in the festival. Here Chris Martin Decoys of Church Hill, Maryland displays quality handmade wooden waterfowl and shorebird decoys carved in the Eastern Shore tradition.
  • For more information or to volunteer, kindly email Carole Frederick at cpfred@verizon.net. Images courtesy the Prodigal Daughter Returns.

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