Event Calendar 2016

 May 7 – OPENING DAY!

Musician – Jessica West

Central Shore Lions Club – Selling brooms, etc. manufactured by sight handicapped individuals. 

May 14

Eastern Shore of VA Master Gardeners – Educate the public on gardening, provide plant clinics and activities for children and sell cookbooks, bookmarks. ANNUAL PLANT SALE.

Musician – Jeff Madsen

Old Dominion Greyhound Adoption – Facilitates the adoption of retired racing greyhounds and educates the public about the breed through meet-and-greet community events.

May 21

Musician and Non-Profit vendor cancelled due to heavy rain.

May 28

Musician – Austin Riopel

Shore Wildlife Rehab – Selling Raffle Tickets for loads of prizes including; restaurant gift certificates, a gift basket and local artists’ donations to be awarded at an upcoming event at The Blarney Stone July 17th, 2-5pm.

June 4

Musician – Peter Hartzler

June 11

Eastern Shore of VA Master Gardeners – Educate the public on gardening, provide plant clinics and activities for children and sell cookbooks, bookmarks.

Eastern Shore Artisan Guild – Promoting the artists who will be participating in the Onancock June 2nd Friday.

June 18

Musician – Jeff Madsen

Eastern Shore Public Library – Raising funds for building project. A system of four libraries in Accomac, Cape Charles, Chincoteague and Nassawadox.

Central Shore Lions Club – Selling brooms, etc. manufactured by sight handicapped individuals.

Eastern Shore Organic Farms – Focuses on helping youth and veterans through farming, confidence courses, real role models, mentor programs, and many other stimulating activities.

June 25

July 2

Musician – Red Miller 

Shore Wildlife Rehab – Selling Raffle Tickets for loads of prizes including; restaurant gift certificates, a gift basket and local artists’ donations to be awarded at an upcoming event at The Blarney Stone July 17th, 2-5pm.

 July 9

Eastern Shore of VA Master Gardeners – Educate the public on gardening, provide plant clinics and activities for children and sell cookbooks, bookmarks.

Eastern Shore Rural Health – Outreach and Enrollment

Musician – Jeff Madsen

July 16

The Cast of RENT – Performing music from the play which is showing at North Street Playhouse July 21 – 31.  (website)

Central Shore Lions Club – Selling brooms, etc. manufactured by sight handicapped individuals.

July 23

Eastern Shore Coalition Against Domestic Violence

July 30

Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper – Working to protect and preserve the waters of the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean through advocacy, education and litigation.

August 6

Musician – Peg Volk

Academy for Lifetime Learning (ALL) – A volunteer organization offering fun and interesting non-credit classes to the community.  Two semesters per year; spring & fall.  Some classes meet over several sessions, some meet only once.

ARC – Selling tickets to their 45th Annual Fish Fry to be held on Saturday, August 13.

August 13

Eastern Shore of VA Master Gardeners – Educate the public on gardening, provide plant clinics and activities for children and sell cookbooks, bookmarks.

Central Shore Lions Club – Selling brooms, etc. manufactured by sight handicapped individuals.

August 20

Eastern Shore Public Library – Raising funds for building project. A system of four libraries in Accomac, Cape Charles, Chincoteague and Nassawadox.

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event. 

August 27

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event.

September 3

Musician – Austin Riopel

September 10

Musician – Jeff Madsen

Eastern Shore of VA Master Gardeners – Educate the public on gardening, provide plant clinics and activities for children and sell cookbooks, bookmarks.

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event.

September 17

Musician – Peg Volk

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event.

September 24

Musician – Jessica West

Onancock Market sponsored Oyster Tasting Event – Raising awareness and funds for Eastern Shore Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Seaside Oysters donated by H.M.Terry Co. and Toppings created by Bizzotto’s Gallery Cafe and Janet’s Cafe at Onancock General Store. 10am til we run out!

Arts Council of the Eastern Shore – ACES presents 6 performances during its October-May Season including the Virginia Symphony, the Virginia Opera and concerts of classical, jazz and contemporary music.

The Rosalind Cinema and Entertainment Center brings live theater to the big screen with Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth in The Audience. This is a recording of a live performance of the original run of the production in London. The RCEC will be at The Market selling tickets to the Sunday, October 16, 6:30pm performance and the Sunday, October 23, 2:30pm performance.

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event.

October 1

Musician – Peter Hartzler

RCEC (Roseland Cinema and Entertainment Center) – Learn about “The Audience” starring Helen Mirren as RCEC brings live theater from London and Broadway to the big screen. Roseland Cinema and Entertainment Center (RCEC) is a nonprofit organization that will provide a variety of cultural and educational events through screen performances of professional plays, operas and ballets.

October 8

Musician – Jeff Madsen

Beritt Connelly – Children’s Face Painter. 9:30am to 11:30am.

Central Shore Lions Club – Selling brooms, etc. manufactured by sight handicapped individuals.

Eastern Shore Rural Health – Outreach and Enrollment

October 15

Musician – Peg Volk

Friends of Historic Onancock School – Selling the book, ” Cobb’s Island, Virginia – The Last Sentinel” … A great gift idea!  Also spreading the word about the Shore Made Music Festival on October 22.

Eastern Shore of VA Master Gardeners – Educate the public on gardening, provide plant clinics and activities for children and sell cookbooks, bookmarks.

Daughters of the American Revolution – A volunteer service organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history and securing America’s future through better education for our children. Distributing cloth shopping bags to benefit the environment.

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event.

October 22

Musician – Jessica West

The Onancock Tree Board

October 29

Onancock Market sponsored Oyster Event

Music by The Reasoners – Red Miller and David Parks

Beritt Connelly – Children’s Face Painter. 9:30am to 11:30am.

ESCADV- Eastern Shore Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a non-profit organization that provides free and confidential services to victims of domestic and sexual violence. ESCADV’s mission is to provide support and employment to those who receive services and to provide programs that increase awareness and prevention in the community.

Eastern Shore of VA Historical Society – Restores and maintains designated historical landmarks on the Eastern Shore and provides education and development of projects related to ESVA history. Selling raffle tickets for items donated for their annual fundraising event.

November 19 – Pre-Thanksgiving Holiday Market

Musician – Peter Hartzler

Onancock Rotary – Selling gourmet nuts as a fundraiser for their civic projects.

Eastern Shore Literacy Council

Central Shore Lions Club – Selling brooms, etc. manufactured by sight handicapped individuals.

Onancock Business & Civic Assn – Selling tickets to the Annual Christmas Homes Tour and Music Festival.