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Christmas 2021: Civic Tree Lightings
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CHRISTMAS 2023: Civic Tree Lighting Ceremonies!

Here is your handy-dandy guide to the civic tree-lighting events of the 2023 holiday season. If I missed an occasion in your town, please put a link to event details in the comments here. Or send that link to me by email: SecretsoftheEasternShore@gmail.com. This is a work in progress, and I will update things as the season progresses. November Tree Lightings Fri., Nov. 24 •…
Christmas Parade in St. Michaels, on Maryland's Eastern Shore
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CHRISTMAS 2023! The Parades

Here is your guide to the Christmas parades of the 2023 holiday season. If I missed the parade in your town, please put a link to event details in the comments here. Or send that link to me by email: SecretsoftheEasternShore@gmail.com. I will occasional update and add to this list as the season progresses. If you want to share your love of small-town Christmas parades,…
Winterfest of Lights in Ocean City, Maryland
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CHRISTMAS 2023: The Big Light Shows

Here is all the info you need on the biggest and best season-long light shows of the 2023 holiday season! Winterfest of Lights in Ocean City, Md. Nov. 16 to Dec. 31 This is the 31st time around for Winterfest of Lights at Northside Park in Ocean City, Md. Take an outdoor walking tour through incredible light displays. Afterwards, see Santa in the gift shop.…
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CIRCUS ACTS: Strange and Ridiculous Happenings Under the Big Top!

The traveling circus was a staple of small-town life on the Delmarva Peninsula in the early 1900s. Here are three stories that show just how strange things could get with those shows and their performers. Circus Act #1! The brawl in Seaford, Del., 1908 (with flying snakes!) You’ve seen old Westerns, right? The ones with scenes where two guys start fighting in a tavern and…
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Month of Fundays! October 2023

October is the busiest month of the year for fun events and cool happenings on the Delmarva Peninsula. No worries, got you covered–here is your monthly guide to good times on the Eastern Shore and in Delaware: The October 2023 Month of Fundays newsletter! Think oyster roasts, fall festivals, ghost tours, and Halloween events. Plus, the unforgettable Apple Scrapple Festival and the gorgeous tall-ship reunion…