Dec 1, 2018
Floats, bands, fire companies from all around the Eastern Shore & a special visit from Santa. 7 pm. Main Street.
Fire company, Marching Band and General Entry application forms are now available. Deadline is November 16.
For a complete list of Island events & activities CLICK HERE
Apr 19, 2019
April 19-20, 2019
Friday, April 19th, Noon to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 20th, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Chincoteague Combined School
4586 Main St.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
Admission is $4.00/day per person (Children under 12 are free)
Local and national carvers and artists of all kinds exhibit and sell their works. Awards are given in various categories. Wooden Easter Eggs decorated by the exhibitors are offered in a silent auction.
The Pre-loved Treasures Silent Auction has been a favorite in recent years. In 2019, the auction will benefit TBD.
For more information on the exhibitors and award winners, please visit ChincoteagueDecoyShow.com
May 4, 2019
An Eastern Shore Tradition
Saturday May 4, 2019
10am – 4pm
Tom’s Cove Park
8128 Beebe Road, Chincoteague, VA 23336
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Tickets are $45 per person
(Children under 5 are FREE)
Event is held rain or shine, however is subject to delay or rescheduling. Every attempt will be made to have the festival on the date and time advertised. However, circumstances beyond the Chamber’s control may require rescheduling or delay. No refunds will be issued in such case. Upon purchase of ticket, you understand and agree to these terms.
All ticket sales are final!!
Gates open at 10am | Appetizers served at 11am | Seafood served from Noon until 4pm
There is NO early setup. If you enter the festival grounds and setup your space or reserve tables before 10am Saturday morning, your belongings will be placed outside of the festival gates.
Wristbands will be removed upon exiting festival grounds between the hours of Noon – 4pm
Eat all you want, but please do not remove food from the festival grounds.
We thank you for cooperation in making this a wonderful festival!
Tickets can be purchased at the Chamber office, 6733 Maddox Blvd, by calling 757-336-6161 or by clicking the Buy Now button.
Tickets are no longer being sold in outlets.
Looking for a great way to spotlight your business or organization?
Join us with a Hospitality/Vendor space, in the Arts and Crafts tent,
or as a “Friends of the Festival” sponsor. Learn more below.
It’s a Tradition …..
A spring seafood festival has been held here on Chincoteague Island for FIVE decades.
COME AND ENJOY A DELICIOUS MENU
“Little Neck” Steamed Clams | Single Fried Oysters | Fried Fish | Full Salad Bar | Sweet Potato Fries
Steamed Shrimp | Clam Fritters | Boardwalk Fries | Clam Strips | Raw Oysters & Clams
Grilled Tyson Chicken | Clam Chowder | Hushpuppies | Cornbread
Non-Alcoholic Beverages | Beer sold separately (You must be 21 years of age to purchase beer.)
LIVE MUSIC PERFORMED BY FRONT PAGE NEWS AND A FUN DANCING EXPERIENCE!
Thank you to our 2018 ‘Friends of the Festival’ Sponsors!
AARD-ALLTUF Screenprinting & Embroidery
Capt. Zack’s Seafood Carryouts
Don’s Seafood Restaurant
Jack Tarr Electrical Contractor
Steamers Seafood Restaurant
Sysco Eastern Maryland, LLC
Captain Clam Sponsorship
Derrickson Construction LLC
LJT & Associates, Inc.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Pearlie Oyster Sponsorship
Coldwell Banker Harbor Realty
Virginia Tourism Corporation – Virginia Welcome Center at New Church
Susie Shrimp Radio Sponsorship
Chesapeake Outdoor LLC
Chincoteague Island Arts Organization
Dockside Properties LLC
Freddy Fish T-Shirt Sponsorship
A&N Electric Cooperative
Ginsberg, Nottingham & Mapp
Ray’s Shanty Restaurant
Sea Shell Motel, Inc.
Seaside Vacations, LLC
Chincoteague Island House of Jerky
Chincoteague Island KOA
Fairfield Inn & Suites / The Ropewalk
Herl’s Bath & Tile Solutions
Island Queen Apiary / Mudboy Guitar Works
LuLaRoe Ashley Donovan
LuLaRoe by Cindy Ott
Arts & Crafts Tent Vendors
Bead-a-licious / Crystal Fairy – Barb Prevento
Blackway Boat Models – Bruce Blackway
Carol’s Creative Crafts – Carol Brooks
Designs by Deena LLC – Deena Greenwood
Fahnestock Hairclips – Lisa Fahnestock
Howl Naturale – Inge Veneziano
Rustic and Rescued – Kelly Majerus
The Doll Closet – Linda Redmond
‘Friend of the Festival’, Hospitality and Arts & Crafts Vendor Spaces Are Currently Available.
Application deadline is March 16. Click here for the 2018 Vendor Application.
The festival provides a venue to sample the best-of-the-best local seafood.
It is a spring tradition here on the Eastern Shore of Virginia…be a part of it.
Oct 12, 2019
47th Annual Chincoteague Oyster Festival
October 12, 2019
Tom’s Cove Park, Chincoteague, VA
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Directions & Parking
Extravaganza of Prizes Raffle & Best Space Contest