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Lots of Other Events Nearby!

Lots of Other Events Nearby!

Dickens of a Christmas is a Main Street highlight for the holiday. In addition, here are some additional events in and near Chestertown. Please visit again as we add more events. Ghost Walk Historical Society of Kent County kentcountyhistory.org Garfield Center for the Arts 210 

The AMERICAN ROGUES

The AMERICAN ROGUES

Awe-Inspiring AMERICAN ROGUES North America’s Celtic Band Renowned for their musical skill, quick wit, compelling storytelling, and engaging stage show the AMERICAN ROGUES have mastered the art of creating an immediate connection with audiences. They are equally known for their epic, multi-instrumental sound that crosses 

Holiday Shoppes & London Row

Holiday Shoppes & London Row


STROLL into CHESTERTOWN’S  SHOPPES, open 10 am – 5 pm
VISIT LONDON ROW on High Street, 11 am – 4 pm

Our shops and boutiques are chock full of wonderful finds for holiday giving: Gourmet foods, fine art, jewelry, crafts, apparel, home decor, toys and more. Bah Humbug to malls, and Amazon, too! Stroll around town and enjoy Chestertown’s unique history and charming architecture. We’ve been here since 1706!

Looking for a specific item or shoppe downtown? Here is our Downtown Directory. 

New this year: LONDON ROW, open 11 am – 4 pm
200 block of High Street

In addition to our wonderful shops, plan to visit London Row to find gifts with Victorian flair! Unique handcrafted items; visit the Millinery Shoppe for bonnets, top hats, bowler hats, muffs and newsboy caps. You’ll also love handmade candles, pottery, wood carvings, ornaments, textiles, chocolates, toffee, wreaths and fun Dickens items! So much to enjoy!

Here are just some of the vendors that will be on filling London Row with wonderful treats and treasures:

All Things UK
Chester River Soaperie
River Crafts
White Rose Herbals
McAllen’s Toffees
Galena Blooms Farm
Robbi & Matthew
Radcliffe’s Little Creek School (wreaths)
Angela’s Cottage
Sunny Fields Farm
Spa Angels
Bookplate
Main Street Millinery

 

There are just a few vendor spots open. Please review the registration requirements and submit an application if you would like to participate.

Holiday House Tour

Holiday House Tour

Eight of Chestertown’s finest Victorian and historic homes. [su_button url="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dickens-of-a-christmas-house-tour-chestertown-tickets-49057125182?aff=ebdssbdestsearch" target="blank" style="flat" background="#ae2520" size="6" radius="0"]CLICK FOR TICKETS[/su_button]

Beers & Bonfires

Beers & Bonfires

A perfect end to a winter Saturday.

High Tea

High Tea

AFTERNOON TEA

A lavish Afternoon Tea served in the sumptuous rooms of historic Hynson Ringgold House, the riverfront home where George Washington actually slept and dined. Built circa 1743 for a wealthy merchant, the mansion is now the official residence of the president of Washington College. You will enjoy music, fine teas and a substantial menu of sweet and savory treats. A relaxing and wonderful respite!

Two Seatings are available:

 

CLICK HERE FOR 1:00 PM SEATING

 

CLICK HERE FOR 3:00 PM SEATING

 

Every effort will be made to keep groups together as seating availability allows. If you have special seating need, please email office@mainstreetchestertown.org.

If you prefer to reserve tickets by check, indicate your seating preference on the check and mail your check to:

Main Street Chestertown
Attn: Dickens of a Christmas Tickets
118 N. Cross St.
Chestertown, MD 21620.

*note – check reservations are not guaranteed until the check is received

Run/Walk like the Dickens!

Run/Walk like the Dickens!

5K race through the streets of town. [su_button style="flat" background="#ae2520" size="6" radius="0"]CLICK TO REGISTER[/su_button]

Flavours of England

Flavours of England

Roasting chestnuts, puddings and pies! Special menus at participating restaurants!