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October 4 & 5 - 47th Annual Blessing of the Fleet
Don't miss the 47th Annual Blessing of the Fleet presented by the Optimist Club of the 7th District and held on the grounds of the St. Clement's Island Museum. This Optimist Club fundraiser benefits community youth and other important community programs.

Saturday schedule includes: 12 noon - Gates open. Free boat rides to St. Clement's Island. Free admission to the St. Clement's Island Museum. Food and children's area open. Wine tasting, puppet show, pony rides, sailboat races 1 pm to 4 pm, SuperMagicMan magic show, boy and girls bike give away, SAM GROW BAND 7 pm to 9:45, FIREWORKS at 8 pm. and much more!

Sunday schedule includes: 11 am - Gates open. Free boat rides to ST. Clement's Island. Free museum admission. Waterman of the Year Award 11:45 am, Parade at 12 noon. Wine tasting. Puppet Show. Pony rides, Recycled Bluegrass Band p.m.. Catholic Mass on St. Clement's Island at 2:30 pm. Country Memories Band 3:15. Raffle drawing at 5:20pm. 5:30 Festival Closes.

The above list does not include the full list of activities, details, or price of admission. Please go to www.blessingofthefleetmd.com for full details and to purchase your tickets on line at a discount!

Annual Events
  • July - Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival (second Saturday of July)
Museum Closed:  Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day

Closed for Special Event - Potomac Jazz & Seafood Festival


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