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Watermen’s Appreciation Day

Watermen’s Appreciation Day

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Pricing includes the boat docking contest, the Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Reunion, celebrity appearances, live music, children’s and family activities, and much more. Steamed crabs, and other food and drinks are extra cost. This event is a joint fundraiser for the Talbot Watermen Association and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum.


$18 Adult
$10 CBMM Member Adult & Licensed Watermen Adult*
$8 Children 6-17
$6 CBMM Member Child & Licensed Watermen Child*
FREE Children 5 & Under
*Must show license

Crabs – sold inside the gate at $25/dozen while they last.

Tickets for the event and crabs will be available at the gate, the day of the event. Watermen and their immediate family members must show proper identification for discount.

Absolutely NO CARRY-ON Alcohol is permitted for this event. All alcohol must be purchased on premise with a valid ID.

See photos in our Flickr album of 2016’s Watermen’s Day:

Festival: Watermen's Appreciation Day at CBMM