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By Category: Arts-Cultural Exhibits


Wednesday, February 22 - Sunday, April 30, 2017
Syne Language
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
406 Federal Street - The Biggs Museum of American Art - Dover, Delaware 19901
Exhibit at The Biggs Museum of Art
 
March 1 - May 14, 2017
Scientific Illustration: Artistry in the Age of Science
Mon-Sat, 10am- 5pm; Sun, noon-5 pm.
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
The field of scientific illustration offers beautiful renderings and visual explanations of scientific subjects from birds and butterflies to animals. Explore the field of scientific illustration in a new exhibit in the LaMay Gallery.
 
April 1-29, 2017
Silk Painters International
Ocean City Center for the Arts - 502 94th Street - Ocean City, Maryland
Juried Corporate Partner Group Show. Opening Reception: April 7, 5pm-7pm. .

 
April 2017
UMES April Cultural Events
University of Maryland Eastern Shore - Princess Anne, Maryland
Concerts and arts exhibits this month on the campus of the University of Maryland eastern Shore.
 
April 2017
Salisbury University April Cultural Events
Salisbury University - Salisbury, Maryland
Concerts, art exhibits, lectures, and other cultural events this month at Salisbury University.
 
April 7, 2017
Lynne Lockhart & Kirk McBride Exhibit
5pm-8pm
Bishop's Stock - Snow Hill, Maryland
Opening Reception April 7.
 
April 7-9, 2017
Anime and Manga Youth Show
Ocean City Center for the Arts - 502 94th Street
Opening Reception: April 7, 5pm-7pm. Featuring artwork by Worcester, Wicomico and Sussex County students.
 
April 7 - July 30, 2017
Talents Unveiled:  A Volunteer Art Showcase
Mon- Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, noon-5pm.
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
Many of our volunteers at the Ward Museum are accomplished artists themselves. The Welcome Gallery features a collection of works made using a variety of media and techniques by our dedicated volunteers.
 
April 8-30, 2017
Barbara Jablin Exhibit
A.M. Gravely Gallery - 408 S. Talbot Street - St. Michaels, Maryland
An exhibit that will explore the 75 year art history of St. Michaels watercolorist, Barbara Jablin. A reception will be held on Saturday, April 8th, 5 to 7pm, as part of the Second Saturday St. Michaels Art Walk. Barbara Jablin has had a long career as an artist. You are invited to experience this artist's early work as a courtroom artist, illustrator, teacher, and today's exquisite watercolor paintings.
 

47th Annual Ward World Championship Carving Competition and Art Festival
April 28-30, 2017
Ocean City Convention Center - Ocean City, Maryland
The World Championship is an international event where carvers, collectors, and visitors convene to showcase highly decorative works of art to functional hunting decoys.
 
April 28 - 30, 2017
Maryland International Kite Expo
4th Street To 7th Street On The Beach - Ocean City, Maryland
A great spectator and participant event! The Maryland International Kite Exposition will feature three fun-filled days of kite flying on the beautiful beaches of Ocean City, Maryland.
 
Saturday - April 29, 2017
Rediscovering Delaware Artist Stanley Arthurs
10:30 AM
121 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. - Dover, Delaware 19904
Presented by James C. Thompson
 
May 2017
Salisbury University May Cultural Events
Salisbury University - Salisbury, Maryland
Concerts, art exhibits, lectures, and other cultural events this month at Salisbury University.
 
May 1-27, 2017
The Divine Feminine
Ocean City Center for the Arts - 502 94th Street - Ocean City, Maryland
Curated by Deborah Rolig. Opening Reception: May 5, 5pm-7pm. .

 
May 1 - June 30, 2017
WCAC Exhibit: Green
Mon-Fri, some Saturdays, 11am-3pm.
Worcester County Arts Council - 6 Jefferson Street - Berlin, Maryland
Exhibit includes 2-D and 3-D artwork by local Gallery artists Megan Burak, Stan Brua and Mariana Luce. Reception, May 12, 5pm-8pm. Live music entertainment and free refreshments offered.
 
Friday, May 5, 2017 - Sunday, May 7, 2017
84th Annual Dover Days Celebration
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Downtown Dover - Dover, Delaware 19901
The 84th Annual Dover Days Festival Celebrating Dover's 300th Birthday!
 
May 2017
UMES May Cultural Events
University of Maryland Eastern Shore - Princess Anne, Maryland
Concerts and arts exhibits this month on the campus of the University of Maryland eastern Shore.
 
May 4-7, 2017
Springfest
Thursday-Saturday: 10am-8pm and Sunday: 10am-6pm.
Ocean City Inlet - Ocean City, Maryland
Celebrate four fun-filled days at Springfest 2017! What better way to kick off than summer season than with a FREE four-day festival in Ocean City, MD? Enjoy delicious food, live music and great rates on accommodations.
 
Friday, May 5 - Friday, June 30 2017
Ansel Adams: Early Works
Tuesday through Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
406 Federal Street - The Biggs Museum of American Ar - Dover, Delaware 19901
The Biggs Museum is proud to present its first exhibition of the works of the iconic American photographer, Ansel Adams.
 
Friday - Saturday, May 5th & 6th
Divine Feminine - Women’s Marketplace
Friday May 5, 5-9pm and Saturday May 6, 10-3pm
502 94th Street bayside - Ocean City, MD 21843
The Women’s Marketplace will be a gathering of artisans selling a variety of wares to the public, creating an open market feel. This will be a wonderful complementary/ancillary adjunct to the gallery show further galvanizing the Creative Power of the Divine Feminine.
 
Friday, May 5, 2017
Lantern Tour of Old Methodist Cemetery
Friday 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Johnson Victrola Museum 375 S. New St. - Dover, Delaware
Join Guides in Colonial Garb as They Tell True Stories and Tales of Historic Dover by Lantern Light.
 
Saturday - May 6, 2017
May’s First Saturday in the First State
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
First State Heritage Park - Dover, Delaware
The First State Heritage Park presents a day of historic tours and exclusive programs. Peel back the layers of time and learn something through the variety of free programs at each of the park's partner sites, including historical theater, hands-on events, tours of historical buildings and monthly lectures. This month's theme: Dover's 300th Anniversary.
 
Saturday - May 13, 2017
Biggs Museum Gala
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
406 Federal Street - Dover, Delaware 19901
An Affair with the Arts
 
May 19, 2017
May Day Play Day
5pm-10pm
Downtown - Berlin
Live music, food & beer Garden.

 
May 19 - June 30, 2017
Nanicoke River Arts Council Members Exhibition
Salisbury Art Space - 212 West Main Street - Salisbury, Maryland
Opening Reception May 19, 5pm-8pm. Meet the Artists June 16, 5pm-8pm.
 
May 19 - September 24, 2017
Backyard Birds & Birdhouses
Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, noon-5 pm
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
In rural and urban areas alike, migrating and residential birds bring a splash of color through the seasons Exhibit will showcase the diversity of backyard birds and birdhouses. Opening Reception May 20 in conjunction with the Delmarvalous Festival.
 
Friday, May 19, 2017
Lantern Tour of Christ Church Cemetery
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Christ Episcopal Church, South State Street - Dover, Delaware
Join Guides in Colonial Garb as They Tell True Stories and Tales of Historic Dover by Lantern Light.
 
May 20-21, 2017
Songs for a New World
7:30pm
Ocean City Center for the Arts - 502 94th Street - Ocean City, Maryland
Jason Robert Brown's breathtaking song cycle, weaves together the stories and voices of a diverse cast of characters in a musical journey that transcends time and space. A soaring, vibrant score transports the audience through a mesmerizing exploration of the unknown world and the tough choices that follow.
 
May 20, 2017
Delmarvalous Festival
9:30am
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
Festival showcases the traditional lifeways and cultural traditions of Delmarva as interpreted by regional tradition bearers-ship builders, fishermen, vernacular artists, cooks and bakers & musicians. Activities and programs for all ages. Free.
 
Friday - May 26, 2017
Lantern Tour of Presbyterian Cemetery
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
375 S. New Street - Johnson Victrola Museum Parking Lot - Dover, Delaware 19901
Join Guides in Colonial Garb as They Tell True Stories and Tales of Historic Dover by Lantern Light.
 
May 27-28, 2017
Spring Arts And Crafts Show
Saturday 10am to 5pm - Sunday 10am to 4pm
Convention Center - 4001 Coastal Hwy. - Ocean City, Maryland
Ocean City's only Memorial Day weekend craft show, featuring vendors displaying garden accessories, jewelry, candles, florals, nautical items, wood crafts & homemade items. Also, handmade chocolates, fudge, and dip mixes. Free admission.
 
Through July 30, 2017
Talents Unveiled:  A Volunteer Art Showcase
Mon- Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, noon-5pm.
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
Many of our volunteers at the Ward Museum are accomplished artists themselves. The Welcome Gallery features a collection of works made using a variety of media and techniques by our dedicated volunteers.
 
Wednesday, May 31 - Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Rain Barrel Contest Display
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
866 N. DuPont Hwy - Dover, Delaware 19901
Creatively Painted Barrels at the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village
 
Saturday, June 3, 2017
June’s First Saturday in the First State
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
First State Heritage Park - Dover, Delaware 19901
The First State Heritage Park presents a day of historic tours and exclusive programs. Peel back the layers of time and learn something through the variety of free programs at each of the park's partner sites, including historical theater, hands-on events, tours of historical buildings and monthly lectures. This month's theme: Explore Arts
 
June 9-11, 2017
Warren Mansion Tours
Furnace Town Living Heritage Village - 3816 Old Furnace Road - Snow Hill, Maryland 21863
Learn about the mysterious mansion in the Pocomoke forest, the family who built it and its patriarch Frank A. Warren.
 
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Capital Farmer’s Market Kick-Off
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Loockerman Way Plaza 126 Loockerman St. - Dover, Delaware
Meet Me At The Farmers Market to Buy and Eat Local! Produce from local farmers and arts & crafts from local artisans with entertainment and special guests each week!
Shop Local, Spend Local, Eat Local, Enjoy Local, It takes you to start the trend!
 
Through July 30, 2017
Talents Unveiled:  A Volunteer Art Showcase
Mon- Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, noon-5pm
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
Many of our volunteers at the Ward Museum are accomplished artists themselves. The Welcome Gallery features a collection of works made using a variety of media and techniques by our dedicated volunteers.
 
Through September 24, 2017
Backyard Birds & Birdhouses
Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, noon-5 pm
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
In rural and urban areas alike, migrating and residential birds bring a splash of color through the seasons Exhibit will showcase the diversity of backyard birds and birdhouses.
 
Through September 24, 2017
Backyard Birds & Birdhouses
Mon-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, noon-5 pm
Ward Museum - 909 S. Schumaker Drive - Salisbury, Maryland
In rural and urban areas alike, migrating and residential birds bring a splash of color through the seasons Exhibit will showcase the diversity of backyard birds and birdhouses.
 
Saturday, August 26 - Sunday, August 27, 2017
DAFB Open House
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
1301 Heritage Rd. - Dover AFB, Delaware 19902
The Thunderbirds Return To Dover Air Force Base!
 
October 27-28, 2017
Delmarva Heritage Days
Delmarva Discovery Center & Museum - 2 Market Street - Pocomoke City, Maryland 21851
The Delmarva Discovery Center and Museum will once again host Delmarva Heritage Days, an event celebrating Delmarva's rich decoy and hunting traditions.
 



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