The Talbot Spy shares with its readers each week Discover Easton’s “This Weekend in Easton” events newsletter. Each edition takes a look at the community events going on in Easton for the coming weekend, and highlights Signature Events hosted by Discover Easton. From shows at the Avalon Theatre, fundraisers, art exhibits, in-store promotions, festivals, and more, there is always something to do in Easton, Maryland.
The Monty Alexander Jazz Festival
August 30 – September 1
Avalon Theatre (40 E Dover St)
Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Monty Alexander Jazz Festival returns to Easton this Labor Day weekend bigger and better than ever! The energetic, ever-swingin’ festival features an exciting lineup, boasting some—if not the—best jazz musicians in the country.
More Info, Schedule, & Tickets
Chesapeake Center’s Pit Beef Fundraiser
Fri., Aug. 30 | 11:00 a.m.
AutoZone Parking Lot (713 Dover Rd)
All orders are for Combos only and include: pit beef sandwich, chips, and drink. Delivery is available for orders of five or more combos! $8.00 per Combo. More Info
Board Art Workshop
Fri., Aug. 30 | 6:00 p.m.
Kiln Born Creations (1 S Washington St)
Join Kiln Born Creations to recreate this “HOME” board art. The “O” is an interchangeable cut out so you can keep this sign up all year round! $10 to reserve, $25 board (includes 1 cut out), $3 for addition cut outs (normally $5 each). More Info
Sat., Aug. 31 | 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Public Lot; 100 Block of N. Harrison St
Local produce, nursery stock & bulbs, breads, pastries, handcrafted gifts, Rise Up Coffee, fresh cut flowers, local honey, pet treats, kombucha, rum, and prepared foods. Live music begins at 10:30 a.m. every Saturday. More Info
STEM Saturdays at The Lab
Sat., Aug. 31 | 9:00 a.m.
The Lab (26 Creamery Ln)
Every Sat., kids work in tribes to complete various STE(A)M based challenges. A morning packed with engineering & imagination! $12/class (one time $20 supply fee) More Info
Free Community Concert!
Sat., Aug. 31 | 11:00 a.m.
Jazz on the Chesapeake presents this free performance during the Monty Alexander Jazz Festival: Guitars Without Compromise featuring Randy Napoleon and Dan Wilson. More Info
Tidewater Inn’s Jazz Brunch
Sun., Sep. 1 | 10 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Tidewater Inn (101 E Dover St)
Enjoy impeccably crafted brunch dishes while listening to the musical stylings of the Conservatory Classic Jazz Band. Call Hunters’ Tavern at 410-822-4034 to make a reservation. More Info
Marc Randall Summer Sale
Now until September 6
Marc Randall (3 E Dover St)
Don’t miss this summer sale at Marc Randall while it lasts! Buy one, save more (no exclusions). 20% off 1st sale item, 25% off 2nd sale item, & 30% off 3rd sale item. More Info
Labor Day Sale at Dragonfly
Fri., Aug. 30 – Sun., Sep. 1
Dragonfly Boutique (21 Goldsborough St)
This weekend only, Dragonfly Boutique is offering 10% off storewide! Shop Friday-Sunday while you enjoy your Labor Day weekend in Easton. More Info
Save the Date: First Weekend | September 6-8
Our Easton retailers have fun new fall fashions, our restaurants have early harvests to work with, and our galleries have new exhibits to explore. More Info