“July 21-27: 4th Annual Plein Air Competition & Arts Festival- Dynamic painting competition and festival that is “”Plein Air-Easton!””. Artists worldwide have begun painting in the Plein Air style, venturing from their studios to paint along roadsides, atop mountains, by the sea, in gardens and in cities to capture landscapes, still life, figures and architecture in their natural, thriving elements. Exciting venues for viewing & purchasing art. Sponsored by Academy Art Museum, Avalon Foundation and Easton Main Street. 410-822-7297.
July 23: On The Farm: Experiences of a Farm Woman – Guest Speaker Chapel’s Country Creamery, Holly Foster. Historical Society of Talbot County, Historical Society Auditorium, 17 S. Washington St., Easton. 410-822-0773. FREE.
July 24: Luke Brindley And Tim Easton – 8 PM. Admission charge $13.50. Buy tickets www.annapolistickets.com or call 443-786-2750.
July 24: DeVibe And Conga – Light refreshments and snacks available. 6:30 – 8 PM. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Mill Street, Tolchester Bandstand, St. Michaels. Benefit the St. Michaels Community Center. 410-745-6073. FREE.
July 25: Cinema By Starlight- (Feature Movie “”Gremlins””.). Free outdoor movies shown on a large screen. Movies will be shown at dusk. Location is N. Harrison Street across from the Farmers Market. Bring your own chair. Rain location is the Avalon Theatre.
July 25: Kevin Cordt Quartet – 8 PM. Coffee East, 5 Goldsborough Street, Easton Admission charge $25. Buy tickets www.annapolistickets.com or call 443-786-2750.
July 26: Master Painter Raoul Middleman & Kevin Fitzgerald Team Up for Portrait Demo – 3 – 5 PM. These two passionate and dynamic artists come together for one of the hightlights of the 4th Annual Plein Ai-Easton Competition & Arts Festival. Middleman paints a portrait of Fitzgerald. Troika Gallery, 9 S. Harrison Street, Easton. 410-770-9190.
July 26: Easton Farmers’ Market – Quality & variety of produce, and crafts. 8 AM – 1 PM. Live music by “”Royal Oak Musicians”” 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Parking Lot on Harrison St., Easton. 410-820-8822.
July 26: Freshfarm Market – Held every Saturday 8:30 AM – Noon. Weekly activities include “”Chef at Market”” cooking demonstrations and presentations by local environmental organizations. Muskrat Park, St. Michaels. 410-745-3457.
July 26: Dirty Sock Funtime Band – For Kids – 2:30 PM. Historical Society of Talbot County, Historical Society Auditorium, 17 S. Washington St., Easton. Admission $15. Buy tickets www.annapolistickets.com or call 443-786-2750.
July 26: Kentavius Jones and Bittersweet – Historical Society of Talbot County, Auditorium, 17 S. Washington Street, Easton. Admission charge $15. Buy Tickets www.annapolistickets.com or call 443- 786-2750.
July 26: Chesapeake Folk Festival – 10 AM – 4 PM. Explore and enjoy first-hand Chesapeake traditions, demonstrations, music, and crafts. Get your fill of foods from around the Bay; take a ride on a skipjack; imbibe wines from Maryland vineyards; meet our Chesapeake People, and see how boats are restored in our working boat Yard. St. Michaels.
July 26: Kentavius Jones – 8 PM. Historical Society of Talbot County, Historical Society Auditorium, 17 S. Washington St., Easton. Admission Charge $15. Buy Tickets www.annapolistickets.com or call 443-786-2750.
July 26: “”Merry Wives of Windsor”” Shakespeare under the stars – Presented by Plein Air-Easton! Performed by the Maryland Shakespeare Festival, a professional theater company with a mission to make classical theater that matters in the lives of children, neighbors and artists through the state. 8 PM. Location is S. Washington Street, Easton. Bring your own chair. Rain location is the Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover Street, Easton. FREE. 410-822-7297.
July 27: Talbot County 2nd Annual Crab Cook-Off – Noon. Watch competing Talbot County Chefs as they vie for the challenge. Each chef will discuss his creation with the Master of Ceremonies while preparing his/her special entry. A panel of distinguished judges will proclaim the winner after being presented with a taste of each dish. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Mill Street, St. Michaels. 410-745-6073.”