May 20, 2024

Blue Star Museum Program Begins May 18

Museums

Historic St. Mary’s City and St. Clement’s Island and Piney Point Lighthouse museums will join the Blue Star Museums initiative, a program that provides free admission to currently serving US military personnel and their families. The 2024 program runs May 18-September 2.

Time to Hit the First Landing Wine Trail

First Landing

St. Clement’s Island Museum will host St. Mary’s County wineries, as well as local crafters and artisans, for the annual First Landing Wine & Arts Festival from 10am to 5pm Saturday, April 13, 2024.

Vendors Sought for Wine & Art Fest

Wine

Arts and craft vendors who are located or sell in St. Mary’s County are being sought to participate in the First Landing Wine & Arts Festival at St. Clement’s Island Museum on Saturday, April 13, 2024.

Celebrate Maryland Day at St. Clement’s

Maryland Day

Celebrate the founding of Maryland at the state’s birthplace, St. Clement’s Island, on Maryland Day, March 25.

Who’s Performing at Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival?

Jazz Fest Carr

The lineup of performers for the 2024 Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival has been announced. Events will take place July 12-14.

Black History Exhibit Through March 16 @ St. Clement’s

The Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Underground Railroad exhibit will be on display at the St. Clement’s Island Museum starting January 28 and running through March 16, 2024.

Appraiser Fair Set Jan. 27 at St. Clement’s

Heirlooms

The annual Appraiser Fair at St. Clement’s Island Museum will be held from 10am to 3pm January 27, 2024.

Family-Friendly Exhibits This Week

The Piney Point Lighthouse Museum and the St. Clement’s Island Museum are still offering their holiday exhibits this week. The exhibits will continue daily until January 1, 2024.

Start Off the Holidays in Piney Point

Retro Christmas

The Piney Point Lighthouse Museum hosted an open house November 26. The museum kicked off the holiday season with family activities, refreshments, and more. The holiday exhibit will continue daily until January 1.

County Govt. Schedule for Thanksgiving

Operations

St. Mary’s County government Thanksgiving operations — what’s open and what’s not.