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Chincoteague Island Upcoming Events

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June 15, 2019
Trio St. Bernard in Concert

Trio St. Bernard in Concert. Reception afterwards at the Annex. Trio St. Bernard are the winners of the First Place Prize at the 2018 Chesapeake International Chamber Music Competition. Presented by Chincoteague Cultural Alliance together with the Chincoteague Island Arts Organization. Tickets: $15 for adults. Free for youths (18 and under) and for students (with ID). For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/trio-st-bernard.html.
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Island Theatre - 4074 Main St
Sponsor: CCA and CIAO

June 15, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 16, 2019
Shop The Dock 2019

Join us in the Robert Reed Downtown Park for a one of a kind vendor market! Including kids crafts, local art, and a giveaway eligible for each purchasing customer. You are able to shop multiple local vendors the third Sunday April - September from noon until 4pm. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/events/816855431985850/.
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Park
Sponsor: Don's Seafood Restaurant and Historic Main Street Merchants

June 16, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 17, 2019
Game Day Mondays at the Annex

Check out our free Monday Game Day gatherings at the Annex from 1:00-4:00pm. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/events/1053311981546091/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Island Theatre Annex
Sponsor: Chincoteague Island Arts Organization

June 19, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 20, 2019
3rd Thursday Theatre

Presented by the Chincoteague Island Theatre Company. Past events have included staged readings, improv, and one-act plays. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/3rd-thursday-theatre.html.
Location: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 22, 2019
Classic Camper & Car Show

Free admission, vendors, food truck, and live music. Trophies awarded. For more details: Visit koa.com/campgrounds/chincoteague.
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort
Sponsor: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort

June 22, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 22, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 23, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 24, 2019
Game Day Mondays at the Annex

Check out our free Monday Game Day gatherings at the Annex from 1:00-4:00pm. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/events/1053311981546091/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Island Theatre Annex
Sponsor: Chincoteague Island Arts Organization

June 26, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 27, 2019
Summer Cinema Series

CCA offers free films outdoors under the stars in Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park during the Summer Months. Bring a chair or blanket. Films begin at dusk. Enjoy popcorn and cold drinks at old-fashioned prices! In case of rain, films are shown at the CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street. Featured film: The In-Laws. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/summer-cinema-series.html.
Time: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 28, 2019
Story Swap

Monthly Story Swaps are offered free of charge, including free refreshments. Each month has a different theme. The storytelling starts at 7 pm. (Doors open at 6:30.) The Chincoteague Storytelling Guild believes everyone has a story. Your participation is KEY to a great story swap. Get your creative juices flowing and join in the fun!! For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/chincoteague-storytelling-guild.html.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: CCA - Chincoteague Storytelling Guild

June 28, 2019
Opening Weekend - 94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Opening night of the 94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival is TONIGHT! Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Fire Company

June 29, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

June 29, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Fire Company

June 30, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 3, 2019
Exploration Wednesday

Drop in to participate in hands-on activities that explore a different science topic each week. 1 hour window. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Check the website for this week's topic. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 3, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 3, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Fire Company

July 4, 2019
What's Up at Wallops: Sounding Rockets

Sounding rockets, also called sub-orbital rockets, are used for conducting groundbreaking science, technology development and educational missions around the world. In this presentation, you will learn how NASA's Wallops Flight Facility implements this important program for the space agency which will include the launching of up to 27 rockets from Wallops, New Mexico, Alaska, Norway and the Marshall Islands. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared for ages 10 and up. Presented by John Hickman, Sounding Rocket Program Office Deputy Program Manager and Giovanni Rosanova, Sounding Rocket Program Office Chief. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 4, 2019
Annual Old-Fashioned Fireworks Dislplay

Come celebrate the Fourth of July with spectacular fireworks! The Annual Old-Fashioned Fireworks Display celebrates the birth of our nation on July 4th at the Carnival Grounds, 3648 Main Street, Chincoteague Island, VA. Fireworks begin at 10 PM and are sponsored by the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company, the Town of Chincoteague and the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce.
Time: 10:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 4, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Fire Company

July 5, 2019
Rocketry: Water Bottle Rockets

Learn about the sub-orbital sounding rockets and see the principles in action by launching water bottle rockets. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Water bottle rocket launches are weather permitting. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 5, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 6, 2019
Tour of the Solar System

During this presentation, we will take a tour through our solar system with stops at the sun, the planets, dwarf planets and moons. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 8 and up. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 6, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 6, 2019
Music at the Dock Concert Series

Music at the Dock is a series of free concerts held at the Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park. Bring a blanket or chair, or dock your boat, and enjoy the music. Dancing is allowed! Concerts begin at 7 pm. In concert: Salisbury Community Band. It's become a CCA tradition to bring this great local band to the Island around Independence Day to share a lively selection of patriotic songs and show tunes with an always enthusiastic audience. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/music-at-the-dock.html.
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 6, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 6, 2019
CCA: Free Kid's Art Class

Held every the 1st Saturday of each Month from 1pm - 2pm. Held at the CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St. Young kids please bring an adult. All supplies provided. Taught by CCA artist volunteers. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 7, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 10, 2019
Exploration Wednesday

Drop in to participate in hands-on activities that explore a different science topic each week. 1 hour window. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Check the website for this week's topic. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 10, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 11, 2019
What's Up at Wallops: Wallops Overview

Goddard Space Flight Center's Wallops Flight Facility, established in 1945, is the agency's premier location for conducting research using suborbital vehicles - aircraft, scientific balloons and sounding rockets. Its partnership with the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport expands the facility's capabilities for supporting the launch of orbital vehicles. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared for ages 10 and up. Presented by Rebecca Hudson, Office of Communications Community Relations Lead. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 11, 2019
Summer Cinema Series

CCA offers free films outdoors under the stars in Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park during the Summer Months. Bring a chair or blanket. Films begin at dusk. Enjoy popcorn and cold drinks at old-fashioned prices! In case of rain, films are shown at the CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street. Featured film: The Englishman Who Went Up A Hill And Came Down A Mountain. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/summer-cinema-series.html.
Time: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 12, 2019
Astronomy & Night Sky Summer Series

Discover the night sky from Assateague Island! The event will begin with auditorium presentations followed by stargazing with telescopes (weather permitting). Times & Locations: Astronomy 101 Presentation. 7:30 and 8:00 p.m. Herbert H Bateman Education Center Auditorium. (Limited space available; first come first serve; rain or shine). Night Sky Observations through Telescopes. 8:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. North end of Parking Lot #1. (Subject to cancellation due to inclement weather; refuge closes at 10 p.m.). Optional items to bring: binoculars, a red light, and insect repellent. This series is a continued collaboration between Assateague Island National Seashore, Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Delmarva Space Sciences Foundation, and the NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Assateague Island
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 12, 2019
Rocketry: Water Bottle Rockets

Learn about the sub-orbital sounding rockets and see the principles in action by launching water bottle rockets. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Water bottle rocket launches are weather permitting. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 12, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 13, 2019
Tour of the Solar System

During this presentation, we will take a tour through our solar system with stops at the sun, the planets, dwarf planets and moons. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 8 and up. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 13, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. Note that there will be no market on Wednesday July 24 (Pony Swim Day). A market will be held Tuesday July 23 instead. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance (CCA)

July 13, 2019
Second Saturday Artful Flea Market

The Farmers and Artisans Market is greatly expanded and features an amazing array of arts, crafts, antiques, collectibles and attic treasures. Pick up fresh local produce and seafood until 1:00 PM. May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, and October 12. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 13, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 14, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 16, 2019
Global Rocket Launch Event

Celebrate Apollo 11's 50th anniversary and make history at the Global Rocket Launch event! The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center is excited to partner with the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala., on a Global Rocket Launch to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon. On July 16, 2019, the NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center joins with organizations and individuals from around the world to launch rockets in honor of the mission in which Commander Neil Armstrong took his "one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Throughout the event, we will be launching rockets that count towards the Global Rocket Launch's goal - to break a world record! The event will feature a variety of rocket launch types including air powered, stomp, straw, pop, and water bottles as well as a rocketry presentation and a rocket garden tour. The event will culminate with the launching of 30 model rockets built by the Virginia Space Flight Academy's summer adventure camp students and counselors. The Global Rocket Launch event is free and open to the public. Space and supplies are limited; outdoor activities are subject to cancellation due to inclement weather. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 17, 2019
Exploration Wednesday

Drop in to participate in hands-on activities that explore a different science topic each week. 1 hour window. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Check the website for this week's topic. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 17, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 18, 2019
Youth Art Contest Opening Reception and Award Ceremony

A free opening reception and award ceremony of the Apollo Youth Art Contest will be held on Thursday, July 18 from 5 - 7 p.m. One overall grand-prize winner, people's choice winner and NASA's choice winner will be selected from all entries. A first place, second place, and third place winner will also be selected for each grade category: pre-K - 2, grades 3 - 5, grades 6 - 8, and grades 9 - 12. Winners will be announced at 6:30 p.m. in the Visitor Center's Auditorium. Students not in attendance will be informed by email. The winners of each grade category, People's Choice, NASA's Choice will receive certificates, ribbons, and a NASA Exploration Gift Bag. The Grand Prize winner of the contest will receive a full tuition scholarship to attend one of the Virginia Space Flight Academy's summer space adventure camps at Wallops Island, Virginia in 2020. All contest participants will receive an official NASA Certificate of Participation. The Apollo Youth Art entries will be on display at the Visitor Center from Thursday, July 18, 2019 through Saturday, September 7, 2019. The contest is open to pre-K through 12th grade students nation-wide. Students participating in the contest must officially register by submitting the Youth Art Registration form by Saturday, June 1. All artwork entries must be submitted or postmarked by Saturday, June 15, 2019. Visit the Apollo Youth Art Contest page for full details of full tuition scholarship grand prize award. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 18, 2019
What's Up at Wallops: Topic TBD

During this lecture we will take a closer look at what is happening at WFF right now. Whether it's launching rockets or flying aircraft, Wallops works with some of NASA's most unique missions. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 10 and up. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 18, 2019
3rd Thursday Theatre

Presented by the Chincoteague Island Theatre Company. Past events have included staged readings, improv, and one-act plays. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/3rd-thursday-theatre.html.
Location: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 18 - September 7, 2019
Apollo Youth Art Exhibition

The "Apollo's 50th Anniversary Youth Art Exhibit" entries will be on display at the Visitor Center from Thursday, July 18, 2019 through Saturday, September 7, 2019. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/content/apollo-youth-art-contest.
Location: NASA Wallops Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Visitor Center

July 18, 2019
Apollo Youth Art Contest Opening Reception & Award Ceremony

An Opening Reception of the "Apollo 50th Anniversary Youth Art Exhibit" will be held on Thursday, July 18 from 5 - 7 p.m. Winners will be announced at 6:30 p.m. in the Visitor Center's Auditorium. Students not in attendance will be informed by email. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/content/apollo-youth-art-contest.
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Visitor Center

July 19, 2019
Rocketry: Water Bottle Rockets

Learn about the sub-orbital sounding rockets and see the principles in action by launching water bottle rockets. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Water bottle rocket launches are weather permitting. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 19, 2019
CCA Photo Contest Exhibit and Reception

Winners of the CCA's annual photo contest will exhibit their 20 favorite island photos at this reception on Friday, July 19. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/photography-contest.html.
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 19, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 19 - July 21, 2019
Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival

Held at the beautiful Chincoteague Center on Chincoteague Island. This "beautiful land across the water" and vacation paradise on the Eastern Shore of Virginia hosts the Blueberry Festival every year on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday prior to the Chincoteague Pony Swim, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm each day. The largest Fine Arts & Crafts Event on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Non-Stop Family-Friendly Entertainment. Blueberries, Blueberries, Blueberries! For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueblueberryfestival.com.
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Chincoteague Center (6155 Community Drive)
Sponsor: The Chincoteague Center

July 20, 2019
Tour of the Solar System

During this presentation, we will take a tour through our solar system with stops at the sun, the planets, dwarf planets and moons. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 8 and up. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 20, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 20, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 20, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 20, 2019
Southern Herd Roundup

The Saltwater Cowboys will begin rounding up the Southern Herd, into the Southern Corral, Saturday afternoon beginning at about 4:30 pm. The Southern Corral is located on Assateague, just off the road that leads to the beach, and is accessible to the public. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_swim_guide.html.
Time: 4:30 PM
Location: Assateague Island South Pony Corral
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 21, 2019
Shop The Dock 2019

Join us in the Robert Reed Downtown Park for a one of a kind vendor market! Including kids crafts, local art, and a giveaway eligible for each purchasing customer. You are able to shop multiple local vendors the third Sunday April - September from noon until 4pm. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/events/816855431985850/.
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Park
Sponsor: Don's Seafood Restaurant and Historic Main Street Merchants

July 21, 2019
Northern Herd Roundup

The Saltwater Cowboys will begin rounding up the Northern Herd, into the Northern Corral, Sunday morning beginning at about 7:30 am. The Northern Corral is not accessible to the public during the roundup. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_swim_guide.html.
Time: 7:30 AM
Location: Assateague Island North Pony Corral
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 21, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 22, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 22, 2019
Pony Beach Walk

On Monday, at day break, the Saltwater Cowboys will move the ponies from the Northern Corral out to the beachfront then south along the Atlantic Ocean, and join them with the ponies in the Southern Corral. The Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge will open at 5:00am on this day. To view the Ponies walk down the beach we recommend driving to the beachfront and parking in the recreational beach parking area. Bring snacks, water, bug spray and cameras to enjoy this special event. Bicyclists and hikers can use Swan Cove Trail to access the beach. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_swim_guide.html.
Time: 6:00 AM
Location: Assateague Island Beach
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 23, 2019
2nd Annual Buckaroo Bingo

Yee haw! An excellent addition to the Pony Penning week activities co-hosted by Museum of Chincoteague Island and Chincoteague Center. Concessions on sale. 20 games of Pony Themed Bingo for $20. Little Buckaroo Bingo Boards for $5 with purchase of full price admission. 21 Chincoteague themed prizes available. Pre-sale tickets available at Chincoteague Center and Museum of Chincoteague Island. Calling starts promptly at 2pm. Arrive early! Last year's event sold out. For more details: Call 757-336-0614. Visit thechincoteaguecenter.com.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: The Chincoteague Center (6155 Community Drive)
Sponsor: The Chincoteague Center

July 23, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. Note that there will be no market on Wednesday July 24 (Pony Swim Day). A market will be held Tuesday July 23 instead. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance (CCA)

July 23, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 23, 2019
Pony Vet Checks

On Tuesday the Ponies will be checked by a vet and can be viewed by the public in the Southern Corral on Assateague. Park in the Woodland Trail Parking Lot, or along the road, to access the Southern Corral. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_swim_guide.html.
Location: Assateague Island Sourth Corral
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 24, 2019
Exploration Wednesday

Drop in to participate in hands-on activities that explore a different science topic each week. 1 hour window. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Check the website for this week's topic. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 24, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 24, 2019
94th Annual Pony Swim

On Wednesday, the Saltwater Cowboys will swim the ponies from Assateague Island to Chincoteague Island. The Ponies will swim across the Assateague Channel and come ashore on the east side of Chincoteague Island. The specific swim time will be announced at the carnival grounds the week of the swim. After the swim, the ponies rest for about 45 minutes. Then the Saltwater Cowboys will "parade" the ponies down Main Street, to the carnival grounds where the auction will be held Thursday morning. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_swim_guide.html.
Location: Veterans Memorial Park (7427 Memorial Park Drive)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 25, 2019
What's Up at Wallops: Antares

Antares is a two stage vehicle that provides low-Earth orbit (LEO) launch capability for payloads weighing up to 8,000 kg. In this presentation, you will learn how Northrup Grumman conducts regular Space Station cargo missions under the Commercial Resupply Service (CRS) program using the Antares Rocket and Cygnus Spacecraft. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared for ages 10 and up. Presented by Scott Taylor, Horizontal Integration Facility (HIF) Manager. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 25, 2019
Summer Cinema Series

CCA offers free films outdoors under the stars in Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park during the Summer Months. Bring a chair or blanket. Films begin at dusk. Enjoy popcorn and cold drinks at old-fashioned prices! In case of rain, films are shown at the CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street. Featured film: Whale Rider. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/summer-cinema-series.html.
Time: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 25, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 25, 2019
Pony Auction

The Pony Auction takes place the day after the Pony Swim, beginning at 8 am, at back of Carnival Grounds. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_auction.html.
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Carnival Grounds (Main Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 26, 2019
Rocketry: Water Bottle Rockets

Learn about the sub-orbital sounding rockets and see the principles in action by launching water bottle rockets. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Water bottle rocket launches are weather permitting. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 26, 2019
Story Swap

Monthly Story Swaps are offered free of charge, including free refreshments. Each month has a different theme. The storytelling starts at 7 pm. (Doors open at 6:30.) The Chincoteague Storytelling Guild believes everyone has a story. Your participation is KEY to a great story swap. Get your creative juices flowing and join in the fun!! For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/chincoteague-storytelling-guild.html.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: CCA - Chincoteague Storytelling Guild

July 26, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 26, 2019
Pony Swim Back

On Friday, the adult ponies will make the return swim to Assateague Island where they will live in the wild for another year. For more details: Visit www.chincoteague.com/pony_swim_guide.html.
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 27, 2019
Tour of the Solar System

During this presentation, we will take a tour through our solar system with stops at the sun, the planets, dwarf planets and moons. Approximately 30 minutes. Geared toward ages 8 and up. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 27, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 27, 2019
Music at the Dock Concert Series

Music at the Dock is a series of free concerts held at the Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park. Bring a blanket or chair, or dock your boat, and enjoy the music. Dancing is allowed! Concerts begin at 7 pm. In concert: Randy Lee Ashcraft and the Saltwater Cowboys. Local favorites Randy Lee Ashcraft and his band (Jimmy Rowbottom, Ken Roughton and Leo Carlins) play their own brand of music often called "Beach Country". Ashcraft has opened for many national acts such as Sawyer Brown, Travis Tritt, and Toby Keith. He has won multiple awards including being the first and only country music artist ever to win the Independent Music World Series. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/music-at-the-dock.html.
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 27, 2019
94th Annual Chincoteague Volunteer Fireman's Carnival

Rides, Games, Fun, and Food - Chincoteague Island style! A great variety of food is available for purchase from hot dogs and pizza to clam and oyster fritters. Rides and games for all ages. Live entertainment on the stage. Try your luck at BINGO too. Open the last Friday and Saturday in June and every Friday and Saturday in July. Also open each night during Pony Penning Week (not Sunday) through July 28th. All proceeds benefit the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company.
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Carnival Grounds - 3648 Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

July 28, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

July 31, 2019
Exploration Wednesday

Drop in to participate in hands-on activities that explore a different science topic each week. 1 hour window. Geared toward ages 5 and up. Check the website for this week's topic. For more details: Visit www.nasa.gov/centers/wallops/visitorcenter.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center
Sponsor: NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center

July 31, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 3, 2019
Opus: Live in Concert

It's time to get down with Motown! A follow-up concert to last year's popular Twist & Shout (Live Beatles Music) Concert. Pre-sale Tickets: Adults = $15; Kids = $5 Tickets at the Door: Adults = $20; Kids = $10. For more details: Call 757-336-0614. Visit thechincoteaguecenter.com.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: The Chincoteague Center (6155 Community Drive)
Sponsor: The Chincoteague Center

August 3, 2019
Crab Feast & Music Festival

It's time to get crabby! Brush up on your crab picking skills and break out your dancing shoes for our crab feast and music festival. $40 per ticket. $20 for KOA Guests. For more details: Visit koa.com/campgrounds/chincoteague.
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort
Sponsor: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort

August 3, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 3, 2019
CCA: Free Kid's Art Class

Held every the 1st Saturday of each Month from 1pm - 2pm. Held at the CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St. Young kids please bring an adult. All supplies provided. Taught by CCA artist volunteers. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 4, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 7, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 8, 2019
Summer Cinema Series

CCA offers free films outdoors under the stars in Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park during the Summer Months. Bring a chair or blanket. Films begin at dusk. Enjoy popcorn and cold drinks at old-fashioned prices! In case of rain, films are shown at the CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street. Featured film: Wall-E. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/summer-cinema-series.html.
Time: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 10, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. Note that there will be no market on Wednesday July 24 (Pony Swim Day). A market will be held Tuesday July 23 instead. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance (CCA)

August 10, 2019
Second Saturday Artful Flea Market

The Farmers and Artisans Market is greatly expanded and features an amazing array of arts, crafts, antiques, collectibles and attic treasures. Pick up fresh local produce and seafood until 1:00 PM. May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, and October 12. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 11, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 14, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 15, 2019
3rd Thursday Theatre

Presented by the Chincoteague Island Theatre Company. Past events have included staged readings, improv, and one-act plays. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/3rd-thursday-theatre.html.
Location: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 17, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 17, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 18, 2019
Shop The Dock 2019

Join us in the Robert Reed Downtown Park for a one of a kind vendor market! Including kids crafts, local art, and a giveaway eligible for each purchasing customer. You are able to shop multiple local vendors the third Sunday April - September from noon until 4pm. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/events/816855431985850/.
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Park
Sponsor: Don's Seafood Restaurant and Historic Main Street Merchants

August 18, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 21, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 22, 2019
Summer Cinema Series

CCA offers free films outdoors under the stars in Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park during the Summer Months. Bring a chair or blanket. Films begin at dusk. Enjoy popcorn and cold drinks at old-fashioned prices! In case of rain, films are shown at the CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street. Featured film: Being There. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/summer-cinema-series.html.
Time: 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 24, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 24, 2019
Music at the Dock Concert Series

Music at the Dock is a series of free concerts held at the Robert Reed Downtown Waterfront Park. Bring a blanket or chair, or dock your boat, and enjoy the music. Dancing is allowed! Concerts begin at 7 pm. In concert: C.A.I.S.O. It wouldn't feel like August on the Island without a visit from Caribbean American International Steel Orchestra, the hottest steel drum band in the Washington DC area. CAISO's music is festive & fun featuring the Steelpan instrument in Calypso, Reggae and Latin Jazz genres. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/music-at-the-dock.html.
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 25, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 28, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

August 30, 2019
Story Swap

Monthly Story Swaps are offered free of charge, including free refreshments. Each month has a different theme. The storytelling starts at 7 pm. (Doors open at 6:30.) The Chincoteague Storytelling Guild believes everyone has a story. Your participation is KEY to a great story swap. Get your creative juices flowing and join in the fun!! For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/chincoteague-storytelling-guild.html.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: CCA - Chincoteague Storytelling Guild

August 31 - September 1, 2019
Chincoteague Decoy Carvers' & Artists' Association Decoy Show

Decoy carving, fine art, jewelry, photography, paintings, and raffles. Some of the finest waterfowl carvings and wildlife art from the area. Meet the carvers and artists. For more details: Call 410-726-4049. Visit www.thechincoteaguecenter.com.
Location: Chincoteague Center - 6155 Community Dr
Sponsor: Chincoteague Decoy Carvers & Artists Association

August 31, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 1, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 7, 2019
Wine & Beer Festival

4th Annual Cork & Craft Festival. Fine wine, craft beer, Island Boy band, food trucks, vendors, and door prizes. Tickets $30 in advance and $40 at the gate. For more details: Visit koa.com/campgrounds/chincoteague.
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort
Sponsor: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort

September 7, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 7, 2019
CCA: Free Kid's Art Class

Held every the 1st Saturday of each Month from 1pm - 2pm. Held at the CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St. Young kids please bring an adult. All supplies provided. Taught by CCA artist volunteers. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 8, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 14, 2019
Police Department Annual Poker Run for the Kids

Police Department Annual Poker Run for the Kids: Chincoteague Police Dept. For more details: Call 757-336-3155.
Sponsor: Chincoteague Police Dept

September 14, 2019
Second Saturday Artful Flea Market

The Farmers and Artisans Market is greatly expanded and features an amazing array of arts, crafts, antiques, collectibles and attic treasures. Pick up fresh local produce and seafood until 1:00 PM. May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, and October 12. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 14, 2019
16th Annual Plein Air Art Show and Sale

Chincoteague Cultural Alliance presents Plein Air Art Show and Sale. Each year, the 2nd week of September brings more than 50 fine artists from the Mid-Atlantic and beyond to paint "en plein air" (French for painting outdoors) on Chincoteague and Assateague. On Saturday evening, you can see what they've created at a Show and Sale that is free to the public. Come early; pieces sell quickly! A portion of the artwork sold benefits CCA. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 15, 2019
Shop The Dock 2019

Join us in the Robert Reed Downtown Park for a one of a kind vendor market! Including kids crafts, local art, and a giveaway eligible for each purchasing customer. You are able to shop multiple local vendors the third Sunday April - September from noon until 4pm. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/events/816855431985850/.
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Park
Sponsor: Don's Seafood Restaurant and Historic Main Street Merchants

September 15, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 21, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 21, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 22, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 27, 2019
Story Swap

Monthly Story Swaps are offered free of charge, including free refreshments. Each month has a different theme. The storytelling starts at 7 pm. (Doors open at 6:30.) The Chincoteague Storytelling Guild believes everyone has a story. Your participation is KEY to a great story swap. Get your creative juices flowing and join in the fun!! For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/chincoteague-storytelling-guild.html.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: CCA - Chincoteague Storytelling Guild

September 28, 2019
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge Fee Free Day

Entrance fee is waived on this day of observance for National Public Lands Day. For more details: Call 757-336-6122. Visit fws.gov/refuge/chincoteague/.
Location: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Sponsor: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

September 28, 2019
The Deloreans

Benefiting Chincoteague Athletic Boosters. Backyard Firepit, Beer, Soda & Water will be available for purchase. Guest Speaker: Mr. Enright. Tickets $25 in advance and $35 at the gate. For more details: Visit koa.com/campgrounds/chincoteague.
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort
Sponsor: Chincoteague Island KOA Resort

September 28, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

September 28, 2019
Annual Chili Chowder Cook-off & Car Show

Chili Chowder Cook-off - Chincoteague Island Carnival Grounds. Free Admission. LIve Music. Arts & Crafts Vendors. Great Food. Raffles. Family Fun. Little Miss Chili Pepper and Mr. Hot Stuff Competition and more. 11 AM - 5 PM. Food service beginning at Noon. Call 757-894-8771 or visit cvfc3.com for more information and event applications. Annual Car Show - Chincoteague Island Carnival Grounds. Registration 10 AM - Noon. Trophies awarded at 3 PM. $10 registration fee benefits new CVFC Fire House. First 50 registrations receive a commemorative dash plaque. Trophies for Best In Show, Fire Company's Choice, Mayor's Choice, and Top 30 People's Choice. For more details: Visit www.facebook.com/ChiliChowderCookoffCarShow/.
Location: Chincoteague Island Carnival Grounds
Sponsor: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company

September 29, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 5, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 5, 2019
CCA: Free Kid's Art Class

Held every the 1st Saturday of each Month from 1pm - 2pm. Held at the CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St. Young kids please bring an adult. All supplies provided. Taught by CCA artist volunteers. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 6, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 12, 2019
Second Saturday Artful Flea Market

The Farmers and Artisans Market is greatly expanded and features an amazing array of arts, crafts, antiques, collectibles and attic treasures. Pick up fresh local produce and seafood until 1:00 PM. May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14, and October 12. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 12, 2019
Chincoteague Oyster Festival

The Chincoteague Oyster Festival is held to promote the seafood industry and mark the arrival of the oyster season. Come and enjoy oysters-raw, steamed, fritters, and single fried; clam fritters, clam chowder, shrimp cocktail, salad bar, hot dogs, hushpuppies, and Boardwalk fries. Non-alcoholic beverages are included in the ticket price with beer available for purchase. Island Boy, a festival favorite for over 25 years, will provide live entertainment for everyone's listening and dancing enjoyment. Tickets are $45 per person (Children under 5 are FRE)). For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueoysterfestival.com.
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Tom's Cove Park (8128 Beebe Road)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce

October 13, 2019
Fee Free Day

Fee Free Day - First Sunday of National Wildlife Refuge Week. Entrance to the refuge is free to kick off National Wildlife Refuge Week. For more details: Call 757-336-6122. Email fw5rw_cnwr@fws.gov. Visit www.fws.gov/refuge/chincoteague/.
Location: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Sponsor: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

October 13, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 19, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 19, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 20, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 25, 2019
Story Swap

Monthly Story Swaps are offered free of charge, including free refreshments. Each month has a different theme. The storytelling starts at 7 pm. (Doors open at 6:30.) The Chincoteague Storytelling Guild believes everyone has a story. Your participation is KEY to a great story swap. Get your creative juices flowing and join in the fun!! For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/chincoteague-storytelling-guild.html.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: CCA - Chincoteague Storytelling Guild

October 26, 2019
Fall Yard Sale

Shop. Sell. Eat. All under 1 roof. Admission = $3; Vendor Pricing: Table = $15; Booth (3 Tables) = $40. For more details: Call 757-336-0614. Visit thechincoteaguecenter.com.
Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: The Chincoteague Center (6155 Community Drive)
Sponsor: The Chincoteague Center

October 26, 2019
Farmers and Artisans Market

Great things from farm, field and bay plus quality arts, crafts and attic treasures. The market is your farm to table provider. Look for seasonal fruits and vegetables, seafood, eggs, meat and more! And jewelry, carvings, photos, fabric arts, plants, soaps, and other crafts. Saturdays: April 27 to October 26. Wednesdays: June 12 to August 28. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/markets.html.
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

October 27, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 2, 2019
CCA: Free Kid's Art Class

Held every the 1st Saturday of each Month from 1pm - 2pm. Held at the CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St. Young kids please bring an adult. All supplies provided. Taught by CCA artist volunteers. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 3, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 10, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 11, 2019
Fee Free Day - Veterans Day

To honor our veterans, entrance to Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge and other National Public Lands is free. For more details: Call 757-336-6122. Email fw5rw_cnwr@fws.gov. Visit www.fws.gov/refuge/chincoteague/.
Location: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Sponsor: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

November 16, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 17, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 24, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

November 28 - December 1, 2019
Waterfowl Weekend

Fall heralds the return of thousands of waterfowl from their northern breeding grounds to the milder climate of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Enjoy a variety of overwintering ducks, geese and swans by joining the flocks of visitors who celebrate Thanksgiving Weekend in this special place. Visitors will enjoy extended hours on the Wildlife Loop Trail, open to vehicles from 9am to dusk on November 28 - December 1, 2019. Please drive cautiously, as this trail is also a hiking and biking route. extended access is also available for visitors to drive on the Service Road (admittance from 12pm - 2pm only). For the special drive, visitors must enter the Wildlife Loop Trail and follow the one-way traffic pattern to the road's entrance. This may take 10 or 15 minutes, due to high volume. All vehicles are expected to completely exit the Service Road by 4 PM. For more details: Call 757-336-6122. Email fw5rw_cnwr@fws.gov. Visit www.fws.gov/refuge/chincoteague/.
Location: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Sponsor: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

November 30, 2019
CCA Holly Day Market & Wildlife Art Gallery

Holly Day Market & Wildlife Art Gallery, 6309 Church Street. Enjoy DECOYS and WILDLIFE ART in the Activities Center. PLUS arts, crafts, jewelry, antiques, holiday decor and more, inside and outside the CCA Community Center for the Arts. 2 Buildings. Over 80 Vendors! AND the final Farmers Market of the Season. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/.
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: CCA Headquarters - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 1, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 7, 2019
CCA: Free Kid's Art Class

Held every the 1st Saturday of each Month from 1pm - 2pm. Held at the CCA Community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church St. Young kids please bring an adult. All supplies provided. Taught by CCA artist volunteers. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/free-kids-art-class.html.
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: CCA Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance (CCA)

December 7, 2019
Chincoteague Police Departments's Annual Poker Run for the Kids

Plan to attend our annual Toy Run. For more details: Call 757-336-3155.
Sponsor: Chincoteague Police Department

December 7, 2019
Chincoteague Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade

Floats, bands, fire companies from all around the Eastern Shore & a special visit from Santa.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce

December 8, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 15, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 21, 2019
Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse is held once a month at the community center for the arts - 6309 Church Street, Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Musical and spoken performances, visual art, beverages and snacks in a convivial atmosphere. Everyone is welcome. Doors open 6:30 pm; Performances begin 7:00 pm. Admission: $8 for adults, $5 for students aged 18 and under. Homemade sweets, coffee, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase during the event. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org/coffeehouse.html.
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: CCA community Center for the Arts - 6309 Church Street
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 22, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 29, 2019
The Kitchen Gallery

The CCA Community Center for the Arts building was formerly the Cafeteria of the old Chincoteague High School, and the back room was the Kitchen. As part of our recent renovations the Kitchen is now a clean modern space for classes and the Kitchen Gallery, showing regional art. For more details: Visit www.chincoteagueca.org.
Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CCA Community Center (6309 Church Street)
Sponsor: Chincoteague Cultural Alliance

December 31, 2019
New Year's Eve - Pony Island Horseshoe Drop & Costume Promenade

Join us for New Year's Eve! Held at the Robert Reed Downtown Park. The Pony Island Horseshoe Drop is an end of year celebration that culminates in a promenade of crazy costumes just before the countdown to the stroke of midnight. That's when the lighted horseshoe drops just in time to ring in the New Year! Wear your favorite costume or just be a spectator. For more details: Visit chincoteaguechristmas.com/.
Time: 10:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location: Robert Reed Downtown Park
Sponsor: Christmas By The Sea

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