Calendar

Historic St. Mary’s City,
Southern Maryland Calendar of Events

Looking for fun things to do in Southern Maryland?

You’ve come to the right place. Historic St. Mary’s City has something for everyone.  You’ll find a world of fun, family and even romance here.  Let Historic St. Mary’s City be that adventure the family is still talking about years from now!

Jun
22
Sat
Site Closure: Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation
Jun 22 all-day

The Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation is closed today, so that the Plantation staff can demonstrate apple cider processing at our annual Beer Fest fundraiser.

The Woodland Indian Hamlet, the reconstructed Brick Chapel of 1667, the Mackall Barn, the reconstructed Town Center, and the Maryland Dove are all open normal operating hours, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Jun
24
Mon
Time Travelers Summer Camp
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Challenge your imagination with history, and journey back in time and experience life in the 1600s at Historic St. Mary’s City!  Every day is a new adventure exploring Native American and colonial life.  Campers will explore our four living history sites, meet historical interpreters, and participate in engaging activities that are educational and fun.

Designed for rising 3rd and 4th graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

Jun
25
Tue
Time Travelers Summer Camp
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Challenge your imagination with history, and journey back in time and experience life in the 1600s at Historic St. Mary’s City!  Every day is a new adventure exploring Native American and colonial life.  Campers will explore our four living history sites, meet historical interpreters, and participate in engaging activities that are educational and fun.

Designed for rising 3rd and 4th graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

Jun
26
Wed
Time Travelers Summer Camp
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Challenge your imagination with history, and journey back in time and experience life in the 1600s at Historic St. Mary’s City!  Every day is a new adventure exploring Native American and colonial life.  Campers will explore our four living history sites, meet historical interpreters, and participate in engaging activities that are educational and fun.

Designed for rising 3rd and 4th graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

Jun
27
Thu
Time Travelers Summer Camp
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Challenge your imagination with history, and journey back in time and experience life in the 1600s at Historic St. Mary’s City!  Every day is a new adventure exploring Native American and colonial life.  Campers will explore our four living history sites, meet historical interpreters, and participate in engaging activities that are educational and fun.

Designed for rising 3rd and 4th graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

Jun
28
Fri
Time Travelers Summer Camp
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Challenge your imagination with history, and journey back in time and experience life in the 1600s at Historic St. Mary’s City!  Every day is a new adventure exploring Native American and colonial life.  Campers will explore our four living history sites, meet historical interpreters, and participate in engaging activities that are educational and fun.

Designed for rising 3rd and 4th graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

Jul
3
Wed
Story & Craft Time at the Plantation
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Meet at the Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation.

Join the Spray family for story and craft time.  Designed for pre-school age children 3-5 years old, and an accompanying adult.  $4 per child ($3 members) one accompanying adult free.  Full-day admission included

Jul
10
Wed
Colonial Kids Summer Camp
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Colonial Kids is a half-day camp designed for the first-time camper who is looking for summer fun.  Campers will spend their mornings visiting costume-interpreted sites, learning about colonial  life in the 1600s.  Participants will enjoy a variety of activities such as colonial games, storytelling, and age appropriate hands-on activities.

Designed for rising K – 2nd graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

 

 

Jul
11
Thu
Colonial Kids Summer Camp
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Colonial Kids is a half-day camp designed for the first-time camper who is looking for summer fun.  Campers will spend their mornings visiting costume-interpreted sites, learning about colonial  life in the 1600s.  Participants will enjoy a variety of activities such as colonial games, storytelling, and age appropriate hands-on activities.

Designed for rising K – 2nd graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

 

 

Jul
12
Fri
Colonial Kids Summer Camp
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Colonial Kids is a half-day camp designed for the first-time camper who is looking for summer fun.  Campers will spend their mornings visiting costume-interpreted sites, learning about colonial  life in the 1600s.  Participants will enjoy a variety of activities such as colonial games, storytelling, and age appropriate hands-on activities.

Designed for rising K – 2nd graders

Payment in full is required at time of registration.  Camps take place rain or shine.

 

 

Jul
17
Wed
Li’l Pirates
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ahoy, mateys!  Become a pirate for the day, and storm the Maryland Dove.  There might be hidden treasure along the way!

Designed for children 3-6 years old and an accompanying adult

Registration opens May 20th.  Space is limited.

$10 per child ($8 Friends members); one accompanying adult free.  Payment in full is required at time of registration.

Jul
18
Thu
Li’l Pirates
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ahoy, mateys!  Become a pirate for the day, and storm the Maryland Dove.  There might be hidden treasure along the way!

Designed for children 3-6 years old and an accompanying adult

Registration opens May 20th.  Space is limited.

$10 per child ($8 Friends members); one accompanying adult free.  Payment in full is required at time of registration.

Jul
20
Sat
Tidewater Archaeology Weekend
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Help uncover the past at one of the best-preserved colonial sites in the nation.  Take a guided tour of excavations, and don’t miss a once-a-year opportunity to explore the archaeology laboratory.  More details to come.

11:00 a.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

1:00 p.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

2:30 p.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

4:00 p.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

 

Jul
21
Sun
Tidewater Archaeology Weekend
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Help uncover the past at one of the best-preserved colonial sites in the nation.  Take a guided tour of excavations, and don’t miss a once-a-year opportunity to explore the archaeology laboratory.  More details to come.

11:00 a.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

1:00 p.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

2:30 p.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

4:00 p.m.  Hear the stories lost objects tell.  Archaeology Weekend is the only time the research lab is open to the public for tours.  Pre-registration required; space is limited.  Sign up when you purchase your admission.  (approximately 1 hour)

Jul
24
Wed
Story & Craft Time at the Plantation
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Meet at the Godiah Spray Tobacco Plantation.

Join the Spray family for story and craft time.  Designed for pre-school age children 3-5 years old, and an accompanying adult.  $4 per child ($3 members) one accompanying adult free.  Full-day admission included