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Chestertown Tea Party

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Repeats every day until Sun May 28 2017 .
May 26, 2017 (All day) - May 28, 2017 (All day)
May 27, 2017 (All day) - May 29, 2017 (All day)
May 28, 2017 (All day) - May 30, 2017 (All day)

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 children in the Colonial Parade (Sa 10am), take a docent-led walking tour of the historic district, purchase handcrafted Colonial goods and see a live demo of how those items are made. On Sunday, challenge yourself by competing in the Annual Raft Race (2pm) or sample the beverages at the Wine and Craft Beer Tasting (noon-4pm). All events take place along the Chester River and in the historic district of Chestertown, free:  www.chestertownteaparty.org.