Great Stories Begin Here

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From October 11th to October 14th, the Eastern Shore won’t just be the land of sails and oysters—it will be a sea of film!

This long weekend is a celebration of storytelling and filmmaking including workshops, guest speakers, director Q&A’s and jam-packed cinematic discovery.

Join thousands of film lovers on Maryland’s Eastern Shore at the Chesapeake Film Festival, where great stories begin.

October 11-14

Easton – St. Michaels – Cambridge

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Chesapeake Film Festival

101 Marlboro Ave, Ste 53 • Easton, MD 21601 • 410.822.3500 • info@chesapeakefilmfestival.com

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Venues

The festival takes place at five venues:

Avalon Theatre
40 E. Dover Street, Easton, MD 21601

Academy Art Museum
106 South Street, Easton, MD 21601

Cambridge Premier Cinemas
2759 Dorchester Square Cambridge, MD 21613

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
213 North Talbot St.
St. Michaels, MD 21663

Dorchester Center for the Arts
321 High St
Cambridge, MD 21613

Air Travel

BWI is the largest of three major airports serving the Baltimore–Washington metropolitan area, and also the nearest to the festival at 60 miles. But Easton itself also boasts one of the busiest general aviation facilities in Maryland. Need a private plane for your film festival entourage? Check out Easton Jet Service at Easton/Newnam Field.

 

Easton Newnam Field
29137 Newnam Road
Easton, Maryland 21601
410-770-8055

The Area

From waterman workboats to billionaire yachts, crab shanties to 5-star restaurants, Maryland’s Eastern Shore is among the world’s treasured destinations to those who know of it. And despite a reputation as “the Hamptons of D.C.,” the charm triumvirate of Easton, St. Michaels, and Oxford somehow maintain their relatively undiscovered feel. Learn more.

 

Tour Talbot County
11 South Harrison Street
Easton, MD 21601
410-770-8000

Nearby Accomodation

The Inn at Perry Cabin

308 Watkins Lane
St Michaels, MD 21663
410-745-2200

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tidewater-inn

The Tidewater Inn

101 E Dover St.
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-1300

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The Bartlett Pear Inn

28 S Harrison St.
Easton, MD 21601
410-770-3300

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