CALENDAR OF EVENTS
June 1 -
Ticket Sales Begin for Potomac Jazz & Seafood
Advance ticket sales
begin today and can be purchased on line or by
phone. Go to the event webpage for on line sales
via Instant Seats:
Call the St. Clement's Island Museum at
301-769-2222 for phone sales. There is a small
service charge for all tickets. The price is $65
for general public and $60 for Museum Members.
Museum Members can purchase their tickets in May
and not risk missing their ticket purchase with
a quick sell out. Children 12 and under are free
with paying adults.
Only 800 tickets
available and sell out quickly. There are no
refunds or exchanges. No rain date. Ticket
purchasers unable to use their tickets may
request a tax deductible donation letter.
June 7 & 8 - Weekend Water Taxi Service Begins
Weekend water taxi service to
St. Clement's Island State Park from the St. Clement's
Island Museum begins at 10 am with the last boat from
the island to the mainland at 3:30 pm. There is a fee of
$7 per person, for all ages, and includes admission fee
to visit the museum. Inclement weather, high winds or
tide may cancel operation. Please call 301-769-2222
before you come to confirm boat operation for that day.
encouraged to wear comfortable walking shoes for the 1/2
mile walk to the picnic pavilion and reconstructed
Blackistone Lighthouse. Also wear sun screen, and insect
repellant and bring bottled water. Bring a picnic lunch
and enjoy the scenic river view and playful waterfowl.
And don't forget the camera!
July 4 - Independence Day Holiday Schedule
Piney Point Lighthouse, Museum & Historic Park: OPEN (10
am to 5 pm)
St. Clement's Island Museum: CLOSED
July 12 - St.
Clement's Island Museum is CLOSED due to a special
Due to the annual fundraising
event, the Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival, the museum
will be closed to the general public. Only those who
purchased advance tickets will be allowed. If you were
planning to visit the museum and St. Clement's Island
State Park this day we regret the inconvenience and
suggest you visit our sister site, the Piney Point
Lighthouse, Museum & Historic Park.
July 12 - Potomac Jazz
& Seafood Festival
TICKETS MUST BE
PURCHASED IN ADVANCE.
The Potomac Jazz & Seafood
Festival is a major annual fundraiser for the benefit of
museum programs, projects and exhibits. It takes place
on the lawn of the St. Clement's Island Museum and
includes live jazz artists and an amazing array of
seafood and land lubber specialties. Gate opens at 12
pm. Free boat rides around St. Clement's Island State
Park are available for the early arrivals from 12 noon
to 3 pm. The artist line up is as follows: 3 pm - Oli
Silk, 5 pm - Elan Trotman, and at 7 pm Nick Colionne!
For more event info, ticket purchases, event
sponsors and event policies, go to the event website at
and also "Like" the Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival
Facebook page for updates and announcements. You can
also call the museum at 301-769-2222.
Clement's Island Museum is located at 38370 Point Breeze
Road, Colton's Point, MD. 301-769-2222. This event is
brought to your by the Friends of the St. Clement's
Island and Piney Point Museums, the Museum Division of
St. Mary's County Dept. of Recreation and Parks, and the
St. Mary's County Board of Commissioners.
July 26 - Pirate Day
at Piney Point Lighthouse
The Piney Point Lighthouse Museum will host a Pirate Day
for children ages 4 to 9 years old. There are two age
groups: 4 to 6 and 7 to 9 year olds and you can choose
the morning or afternoon programs. All participants MUST
PRE-REGISTER by calling the museum at 301-994-1471.
There is a participation fee that must be paid to
complete registration. First come, first served and
slots fill quickly. Registration opens July 7.
Kids are encouraged to come dressed as pirates and join
in the costume contest. There will be many fun and
age-appropriate activities, treasure hunt and take-home
souvenir. For more information, call the Piney Point
Lighthouse Museum at 301-994-1471.
August 2 - National
August 16 - Children's
September 1 - Labor
Day Holiday Schedule
Lighthouse, Museum & Historic Park: OPEN (10 am to 5pm)
St. Clement's Island Museum: CLOSED
September 5 -
Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Fundraiser
October 4 & 5 - 47th Annual Blessing of the Fleet
Museum Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day
- July - Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival
(second Saturday of July)
Special Event - Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival