Chestertown Tea Party Festival | Friday-Sunday May 25-27, 2018
The Annual Chestertown Tea Party Festival will be underway this Memorial Weekend, beginning Friday.
NEW THIS YEAR! Thanks to the efforts of Kelly Distributors, the famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be present. They will make their first appearance at the Friday evening Street Party at the foot of High Street.
The Festival commemorates events that took place in 1774. According to local lore, on May 23rd, 1774, the citizens’ of Chestertown gathered at the town center, marched down High Street to the brigantine Geddes, and tossed her cargo of tea into the Chester River.
On Saturday the Colonial Parade starts at 10:00 and at 2:00 the reenactment of the 'Tossing of the Tea
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