Festivals


Chincoteague Decoy Carvers' & Artists' Association

The purpose of the Chincoteague Decoy Carvers' & Artists' Association is to be educational and charitable. The association promotes, fosters, and encourages all activities toward the betterment of decoy carving and wildlife art. The association p...

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Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival

The Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival is held at the beautiful Chincoteague Center, 6155 Community Drive, on Chincoteague Island. This “beautiful land across the water” and vacation paradise on the Eastern Shore of Virginia ho...

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Chincoteague Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade

42nd Annual Chincoteague Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade Theme: Christmas in Toyland December 3, 2022 (inclement weather date Friday, December 9) at 6:00pm on Main Street, Chincoteague Island, VAPresented by the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce...

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Chincoteague Oyster Festival

The Chincoteague Oyster Festival is held to promote the seafood industry and mark the arrival of the oyster season. Come and enjoy oysters—raw, steamed, fritters, and single fried; clam fritters, clam chowder, shrimp cocktail, salad bar, hot do...

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Chincoteague Seafood Festival

The Chincoteague Seafood Festival is held the first Saturday in May to promote the seafood industry on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. The festival offers fresh, local seafood and will include exciting offerings and signature dishes from local restau...

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Easter Decoy & Art Festival

The Easter Decoy & Art Festival is held to celebrate the history and craft of decoy carving and where local and national decoy carvers and artists of all kinds; fine art, photography, sculpture, jewelry, stained glass, pottery, etc. exhibit ...

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