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Chestertown Tea Party

Event Date: 
May 25, 2018 - 10:00am

Celebrating colonial resistance to British rule, the annual reenactment (Sa 2pm) of the tea toss is the centerpiece of this Festival. Join in the 10-mile run or 5k run/walk, cheer the colonial militia, marching bands and costumed children in the Colonial Parade (Sa10am), take a docent-led walking tour of the historic district, purchase handcrafted colonial-era goods, see a live demo of how those items are made. On Sunday, challenge yourself by competing in the Annual Raft Race (2pm) or sample beverages at the Wine and Craft Beer Tasting (Su noon-4pm). All along the Chester River and in the historic district of Chestertown, free: www.chestertownteaparty.org.