October 4, 2023

Celebrate Heritage of St. Clement’s Island

St. Clement’s Island Heritage Day will be celebrated June 3, 2023, at the St. Clement’s Island Museum in Colton’s Point.

Celebrate Maryland Day in St. Mary’s

Maryland Day

Celebrate Maryland Day on March 25 in Historic St. Mary’s City and at St. Clement’s Island.

Youth Pilgrimage Registration Open


The Southern Maryland ROOTS Youth Group is planning its first High School Youth Pilgrimage, “The Journey,” to historic St. Clement’s Island in Colton’s Point on September 24, 2022.

Weekend Events Feature Local Lighthouses


Celebrate St. Mary’s County’s most significant lighthouses during National Lighthouse Weekend August 6 and 7 at Piney Point Lighthouse in Piney Point and Blackistone Lighthouse on St. Clement’s Island, near Colton’s Point.

Museum Plans MD Day Event


Maryland Day festivities are being planned at St. Clement’s Island Museum in Colton’s Point from 10 am to 5 pm March 25, 2022.

A First for Local Vineyards — Wine & Arts Fest


St. Mary’s County’s wineries and local crafters and artisans will be front and center at the First Landing Wine & Arts Festival to be held April 10.

St. Clement’s Island – By Land, By Sea, By Water-Taxi

Boaters long ago discovered St. Clement’s Island State Park, a small jewel of an island in the Potomac River.

Heritage Day Coming to St. Clement’s Island

Blackistone Lighthouse

Discover St. Clement’s Island State Park and its history as the site of Maryland’s first colonial landing in 1634.

St. Mary’s County Celebrates Maryland Day

Natives and newcomers celebrate the day Europeans arrived in Maryland.

Maryland Day Events Set

st. clement's island cross

St. Mary’s County program will commemorate the state’s founding.