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Schedule of Events






August 30 & 31, 2014
Chincoteague Decoy Carver's Association Decoy Show
Local carvers display their work. Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM, Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM. $3 Admission, under 12 FREE, two day passes $5 each. For more info, contact Cinda Walls at 410-546-1635. Chincoteague Community Center, 6155 Community Dr.

August 30 & 31, 2014
Chincoteague Island Theatre Presents
"The Ballad of Jennie Hill" and "Shipwreck" by Lisa Cannon. 7:30 PM on Saturday and 2:30 PM on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased at Sundial Bookstore and H&H Pharmacy. For more information, visit www.ChincoteagueCulturalAlliance.org.

September 6, 2014
Chincoteague Bay Field Station Friends & Alumni Dinner & Silent Auction
Activities begin at 8:30 AM. Visit www.CBFieldStation.org or call 757-824-5636 for more info. Dinner at 5 PM $45 per adult, $25 per child. $400 for table of 8.

September 12-13, 2014
11th Annual Chincoteague Plein Air Painting Event
Over 45 artists spend 2 days painting outdoors on Assateague and Chincoteague Islands. On Saturday from 6 - 10 PM those framed paintings will be on exhibit for viewing and sale. The event is free and open to the public and held in the Parish Hall at Christ UMC at 6253 Church St. The Plein Air event is sponsored by Chincoteague Cultural Alliance and is part of the Second Saturday Art Stroll. For more info, visit www.ChincoteagueCulturalAlliance.org

September 13, 2014
Second Saturday Art Stroll
Participating galleries and shops open extended hours with special events. Visit http://www.chincoteagueculturalalliance.org for a list of participating shops or call (757) 336-0044.

September 13, 2014
Artful Flea
CCA 6309 Church St. 8 AM - 2 PM. Community Yard Sale featuring arts and crafts, antiques, collectibles, attic and garage treasures. Vendors must pre-register. Call 757-336-1789. http://www.ChincoteagueCulturalAlliance.org

September 13, 2014
10th Annual Chincoteague Police Poker Run
Bikes leave Sting Rays in Cape Charles, VA at 11 AM. Run ends at Don's Seafood Restaurant on Chincoteague. Food, Fun, Live Auction, Harley raffle and more. To register or for more info, call 757-336-3155.

September 19-21, 2014
14th Annual Island Square Up
Chincoteague Center. Square dancing, vendors, door prizes and more. Sponsored by Crown Records. For more info call 757-467-2557.

September 27, 2014
Chili Chowder Cook-off & Car Show
Sponsored by Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. Visit www.cvfc3.com for more info.

October 11, 2014
42nd Annual Chincoteague Oyster Festival
All you can eat oysters and more! Tickets sell out quickly! For more info visit our Oyster Festival page.

October 10-11, 2014
Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. Fall Pony Round-up

October 11, 2014
Second Saturday Art Stroll
Participating galleries and shops open extended hours with special events. Visit http://www.chincoteagueculturalalliance.org for a list of participating shops or call (757) 336-0044.

October 11, 2014
Artful Flea
CCA 6309 Church St. 8 AM - 2 PM. Community Yard Sale featuring arts and crafts, antiques, collectibles, attic and garage treasures. Vendors must pre-register. Call 757-336-1789. http://www.ChincoteagueCulturalAlliance.org

October 18, 2014
Chincoteague Center Fall Yard Sale
Shop, sell and eat under one roof. 8 AM - 2 PM. $3 Admission, Tables $15, Booths with 3 tables $40. Call the Center at 757-336-0614 to reserve your spot.

November 8, 2014
Second Saturday Art Stroll
Participating galleries and shops open extended hours with special events. Visit http://www.chincoteagueculturalalliance.org for a list of participating shops or call (757) 336-0044.

November 8, 2014
YMCA Chin Dig 
Chincoteague Family YMCA. Tom's Cove Campground. 

November 27 - 30, 2014
Assateague Island Waterfowl Weekend
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge holds Open House and offers special events and programs to mark the fall migration of waterfowl to the refuge.  Visit www.fws.gov/northeast/chinco.

November 28 & 29, 2014
28th Annual Deborah Waterfowl Show and Auction
The last decoy show of the year for Chicnoteague carvers and artists.  Come do your Christmas Shopping at the Chincoteague Combined School at 4586 Main St.

December 6, 2014
*Old-fashioned Christmas Parade
Floats, bands, Fire Companies from all around the Eastern Shore and of course a special visit from Santa.  Parade kicks off at 7:00 p.m.

April 3 & 4, 2015
*Easter Decoy & Art Festival
Local and national carvers and artists exhibit and sell their one-of-a-kind crafts. (757) 336-6161 for more info.

May 2, 2015
*47th Chincoteague Seafood Festival
(757) 336-6161 to order tickets or for more info.

May 9, 2015
21st Annual International Migratory Bird Celebration
Held at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Workshops, Walks, Activities, etc. (757) 336-6122 for more info.

July 24-26, 2015
28th Annual Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival
Arts and Crafts, Food & Music at Chincoteague Center. (757) 894-2334 or visit www.ChincoteagueBlueberryFestival.com  for more info.

June 26 & 27, 2015 (Closed Sundays!)
Annual Chincoteague Fireman's Carnival
Sponsored by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. Gates open early and all rides and games open at 7:00 PM and close at 11:00 PM.

July 3 & 4, 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25, 27 - August 1, 2015 (Closed Sundays!)
Annual Chincoteague Fireman's Carnival
Celebrate Independence Day on Chincoteague - Carnival Grounds at 10 PM

June 4, 2015
Old Fashioned Fireworks Display at Carnival Grounds
Sponsored by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. Gates open early and all rides and games open at 7:00 PM and close at 11:00 PM.

July 29 & 30, 2015
90th Annual Pony Swim & Auction
Sponsored by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. The Swim & Auction are always held on the last Wednesday and Thursday of July. For more info call (757) 336-6161.

September 5-6, 2015
Chincoteague Decoy Carver's Association Decoy Show
Local carvers display their work. Saturday 9 am - 5 pm, Sunday 10 am - 4 pm. Contact Cinda Walls at (410) 546-1635 for more info.

October 10, 2015
*43rd Annual Chincoteague Oyster Festival
All you can eat oysters & more. Tickets sell out quickly! Call (757) 336-6161 today!

November 26-29, 2015
Assateague Island Watefowl Weekend
Chincotague National Wildlife Refuge Open House with special events and programs. (757) 336-6161.

November 27 & 28, 2015
29th Annual Deborah Waterfowl Show/Auction
Carvers and artists display for competition and sale. Contact Jean Clark at (757) 336-3478 for more info.

December 5, 2015
*Chincoteague Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade
Floats, bands, fire companies form all around the Eastern Shore & a special visit from Santa. 7 pm.

 

* Denotes Chamber-sponsored events.

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