As we continue to adhere to the necessary guidelines to avoid spreading COVID-19, summer events look a little different but there are still some opportunities to enjoy art, food and local culture from bay to beach.
“100 Pieces of heART” Online Art Auction
July 1st-31st, Art League of Ocean City
Our goal is to auction off 100 pieces of art, not only as a fundraiser, but to inspire and spread joy to those who purchase it. All proceeds from this auction will benefit our COVID-19 emergency relief fund. www.biddingowl.com/ArtLeagueOfOceanCity
Thaler Gallery & Upstairs Galleria: Beverly Bassford Memorial Juried Show
July 3rd-31st, Art League of Ocean City
Studio E: Richard Segars
Spotlight Gallery: L. Patrice Farina
Artisan Showcase: Dot Truitt
OC Film Festival Drive-In Film Night
July 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Join us for a FREE monthly event brought to you by the Town of Ocean City and TEAM Productions. Held at the Roland E Powell Convention Center parking lot (40th St and the bay). This month: see award-winning short films from the 2020 OC Film Festival. Total runtime: approx 90 mins. http://www.ocmdfilmfestival.com/
Rosè & Cheese
July 8th, 7pm, DocoVino Wine Bar & Boutique in Cambridge
Summer is a great time to explore Rosé from around the world. Join DocoVino Wine Bar & Boutique for an educational tour of different style Rosé & how to pair them with cheese. Your tasting tour includes a tasting of 5 wines & a cheese flight. Wines will be available for purchase at a discount.
This is a ticketed event with limited seating, tickets must be purchased in advance. You may purchase tickets directly through the link below, messaging DocoVino Wine Bar & Boutique Facebook page OR calling the boutique at 443-225-5676. Open Wednesday-Sunday, 406 Race Street.
Ocean City Drive-In Movies
Monday, July 13 – Toy Story 4
Monday, July 20 – Dolittle
Tuesday, July 21 – Field of Dreams
Monday, July 27 – Playing With Fire
Tuesday, July 28 – Forrest Gump
Join us for a FREE monthly event brought to you by the Town of Ocean City and TEAM Productions. Held at the Roland E Powell Convention Center parking lot (40th St and the bay). https://ococean.com/events/drive-in-movies2020
Worcester County Art League Second Friday Reception
WCAC continued its tradition of Second Friday Receptions at the Gallery displaying various media artwork created by our Gallery Co-Op artists and each month showcasing an exhibit of two featured member artists.
Caroline County Council of Arts Second Saturday at the Artsway
Join Foundry Artist Kurt Plinke on Saturday, July 11th, 2020 1-3 pm as he facilitates a Plein Air painting event. He will be there to answer questions and give feedback. This event is free, but registration is required to save your spot!
NOTE: Face masks and social distancing will be required! This event will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.
The Artsway is located in downtown Denton. Demonstrations and activities from a variety of artists are typically held at The Foundry community arts gallery (401 Market St.), FACES (7 N. Fourth St.) and/or at the Community Demonstration Garden (behind FACES). We hope to see you there!
3rd Friday Returns to Salisbury
July 17, 5-8pm
3rd Friday is pleased to announce its return to Downtown Salisbury, with a socially-distanced, shopping-focused event The event will not feature live music, or additional activities, but will instead focus on providing retail opportunities for local artisans. An online virtual event will also be held, for those who choose to stay safer at home, complete with artist highlights and messages from the community.
This year, 3rd Friday will take place on N. Division Street from Camden Street by Mogan’s Oyster House down to Church Street by Cake Art, and also down one block of Main Street to Court Street, by the Post Office. Vendor booths will be distanced 10 feet apart, and hand sanitizing stations, as well as, handwash stations will be provided. Facemasks are required, and visitors are asked to maintain 6 feet social distance whenever possible. For More Information: 3rdFridaySby.com
Date Night in Denton
July 24, 6-9 pm
Come enjoy outdoor eating and entertainment in downtown Denton at the Community Garden Stage. Pick up specials that will be sold by the local eateries to eat alfresco to music performed by Reagan who was a crowd-pleaser at Summerfest. Social distancing will be maintained. This event is being hosted by Downtown Denton Main Street. It is free and all ages are welcome!
July 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Art League of Ocean City
Free! A special online edition of our monthly Originals Only: a place for music and more! Tune in to the Art League of Ocean City’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/artleagueofoceancity) July 29 at 7pm for performances from local up-and-coming artists. Lineup TBA.