Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Upcoming Events

Somerset County Arts Council Visioning Session
Dec 12 - 5 pm-6:30 PM - Crisfield Library, 100 Collins St
Envision the future of the SCAC with the Maryland State Arts Council. Share your ideas for how SCAC can best serve Somerset County in a lively session with MSAC Executive Director, Ken Skrzesz, and Deputy Director, Steven Skerritt-Davis.  

Artist Carrie Cheston at the Bay Gift Vault
Stop by to meet Carrie Cheston, who makes beautiful stained glass art in the form of earrings, sun catchers and more. We'll have refreshments while you browse. Her items make excellent gift items for those hard to please people on your list.

Dec 7, 2019 through Jan 18, 2020
Thurs & Fridays 12 pm to 5:30 pm
Sat & Sun 10 am to 6 pm
3 Ninth Street
This free exhibit is sponsored by PNC Bank.

The Bay Gift Vault's Men's Night 
Dec 20 4-8 pm - 952 W Main St
We'll help you pick out the perfect gift for your significant other. Free gift wrapping and refreshments served.  

The Bay Gift Vault After Christmas Sale
50% off sale begins at The Bay Gift Vault. Some items excluded. For more information, please call 917-575-0467.

Noon Year's Eve Party
Tue, December 31, 11am – 1pm
Crisfield Library, 100 Collins St, Crisfield
Fun, food, crafts, music, and a balloon drop!

Crisfield Library, 100 Collins St - Dec 31 - 9 pm to 12 pm
Bring in the New Year at this free family- friendly community event with food, music, limited beer & wine (with proper ID) and a sparkling cider toast at midnight! Casual dress - layers recommended. Indoor event with outdoor oyster drop at midnight.

Jan 14 - 5 pm - Corbin Studio & Gallery, 4 E Main St
Be a part of something great! All are welcome!

Students 5th through 10th grade. $15, includes an instructional packet and a comic book. Scholarships are available by selecting that option at registration, no further financial information is required.
Scholarships are funded by Giving Tuesday gifts from generous individuals through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. Sponsored by The Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Project Sign up at

The Crisfield branch of the Somerset County Library, located at 100 Collins Street, hosts so many events that celebrate creativity that we can't list them all here! Go to for a list.

Free promotion of your business or organization's event in the Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District!

The Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District (CAED) Project will be purchasing a 1/2 page ad each month in the Crisfield-Somerset County Times.

Please send upcoming events to by the first week of each month to be included in the following month's events in the Crisfield-Somerset County Times and this newsletter
Thank you!

Thank you to all the generous donors to gave to the Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Project for Giving Tuesday! Your donations allow free and low cost art classes and workshops, and no-questions-asked scholarships to classes like the upcoming Creating Comics with PLB Comics!

Thank you to the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, 47 ABC, and Shore United Bank for sponsoring The Shore Gives More.

Giving Tuesday Donors:
Cole Family Foundation
Sue Ransom
Senator Mary Beth Carozza
Leslie Belloso
Dwight Marshall
Terry Pehan
Cynthia Stevens
Hiteshbhai Patel
Claire Otterbein
Jennifer Merritt
Carol Heck
James Neal
Carolyn Neal
Terri Baker
Elizabeth Drewer
Grace Murdock
Kathy Crockett
& Anonymous donors
About the Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Project

The non-profit Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District (CAED) Project is the State recognized entity for the management of the Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District. Maryland’s Arts & Entertainment (A&E) Districts help develop and promote community involvement, tourism, and revitalization through tax-related incentives that attract artists, arts organizations, and other creative enterprises to towns and cities across the State.