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Halloween Ghost Tours on the Eastern Shore

The Vance Miles House in Marion Station, Maryland

Chesapeake Ghost Walk Series – 8 towns in October I woke up for the first time in the Vance Miles House on my 43rd birthday.  I was looking forward to the peace and quiet of living in a small rural community, but within a few months my husband and I […]

 
 

#12 Linchester Mill – An American Legacy

#12 Linchester Mill – An American Legacy

By Christina Lippincott – Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series The Legacy of Linchester – A Wonderful Treasure of America Ten years ago, Linchester Mill in Preston Maryland was buried beneath brush and bramble that had grown over the property for decades. […]

 
 

Blue Crabs Race at the National Hard Crab Derby – Crisfield, MD

Crabs are loaded for racing at the Hard Crab Derby in Crisfield

Blue Crabs will race on Saturday, August 31, 2013 at the 66th Annual National Hard Crab Derby at Somers Cove Marina in Crisfield, MD.     Before I lived 6 miles from Crisfield, I knew about the National Hard Crab Derby.  People from all over the Mid Atlantic region flock […]

 
 

#11 Avalon Theater – See a Show, Find the Ghosts.

#11 Avalon Theater – See a Show, Find the Ghosts.

Historic Theater in the Hub of Eastern Shore Culture Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series The historic Avalon Theater on Dover Street in downtown Easton, MD was proclaimed as the “Showplace of the Eastern Shore” since shortly after it was built in […]

 
 

#10 Find the Perfect Chesapeake Blue Crab Cake

#10 Find the Perfect Chesapeake Blue Crab Cake

Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series If you’re looking for the perfect crab cake, the Eastern Shore is a good place to start.  What makes the difference between a great crab cake and an ordinary crab cake?     Being a life-long […]

 
 

Ocean City – 1st Ghost Walk for the City on the Sand

Ocean City Life-saving Station Museum

Mindie Burgoyne Creates and Leads Ocean City’s First Ghost Walk On Friday, August 9th and Saturday, August 10th, author Mindie Burgoyne will lead a 1.5 mile ghost walk through the lower historic part of Ocean City.  This will be the eighth Eastern Shore ghost walk in the Chesapeake Ghost Walk […]

 
 

#9 Museum of Rural Life in Denton

Artwork of Mark Priest

Inside Denton’s Museum of Rural Life : Four Houses and Three Centuries By Shalagh Hogan -  Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach series The Museum of Rural Life in Denton has something inside which most small Eastern Shore museums don’t have: a completely […]

 
 

Can Fat Girls Ride Bikes?

Can Fat Girls Ride Bikes?

Can an overweight woman successfully ride a bike? In a word – YES.  In this post I’ll admit to being overweight and out of shape and tell you what others are too embarrassed to put in print about themselves.  I’m grateful for the handful of overweight women bloggers who guided […]

 
 

#8 Who is Remembered at Captain’s Hill?

Lone Grave of Capt. William Carhart - Captain's Hill

Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series Captain William Carhart – Lost at Sea in 1799   Just outside of Ocean City (before you cross the bridge over the inlet) is one lone grave of a sea captain who was lost nearby when […]

 
 

Time for the Crisfield Clambake – Clams, Crabs, Beer and Politics

Time for the Crisfield Clambake  – Clams, Crabs, Beer and Politics

For the 37th year in a row, the Crisfield Chamber of Commerce in Somerset County, Maryland will host thousands of people for the annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake.  It’s all you can eat – steamed Maryland blue crabs, steamed clams, fresh fish, corn-on-the-cob, watermelon, fries, soda and […]

 
 

#7 Julia A. Purnell Museum – the Attic of Worcester County

Julia A. Purnell Museum - Snow Hill, MD

Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series Worcester County’s History on Display It’s hard to believe that the small building on Market Street in Snow Hill – formerly St. Agnes Catholic Church – now houses over 10,000 artifacts that chronicle the history of […]

 
 

Kayak the Pocomoke – A Day in Snow Hill – July 14

Pocomoke River Canoe Company - Snow Hill, MD

Due to flooding and heavy rain, tour has been shifted to Sunday, July 14th – 10:00 AM The Travel Hags will have a second July Adventure on Sunday, July 14 when they kayak the upper Pocomoke River to Porters Crossing.  Hags will meet at the Pocomoke River Canoe Company in Snow […]

 
 
 
 

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