49th East Coast Commercial Fishermen’s & Aquaculture Trade Exposition

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Annual expo for Maryland's watermen and the commerical seafood industry. Held at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center Ocean City, Maryland, from Friday, January 12th through Sunday, January 14th. Features cocktail reception, membership meeting, seminars, waterman of the year competition, and more. Click here for full details. 

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Watermen’s Appreciation Day

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Get ready to experience the vibrant spirit of the Eastern Shore at Watermen’s Appreciation Day, hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Sunday, Aug. 11, from 10am-4pm. A partnership between CBMM and the Talbot Watermen Association (TWA), this annual celebration honors the hardworking men and women who define our coastal heritage. With a thrilling boat docking contest, steamed crabs straight from the Bay, live music, family activities, and more, Watermen’s Appreciation Day promises unforgettable fun for all. Tickets are on sale now at cbmm.org/watermensday. This year, all licensed watermen and their immediate families receive free admission to the festival by showing an active license at the door. All food and beverages are an additional charge for all guests. During the festival, additional free event parking will be available at St. Michaels Middle/High School, with a complimentary shuttle service running to and from CBMM. For safety reasons, non-service dogs must be kept home during CBMM…

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