Hello travelers, Welcome to TilghmanIsland.com, your guide to the relaxing little island that is the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay. Located a few scenic miles from St Michaels, Easton and Oxford, Maryland and a few hours from Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, New Jersey and New York. Join us for Labor Day on the Eastern Shore of the Bay – Tilghman Island
Chesapeake Lights Lighthouse Tours aboard the M/V Sharps Island will be offering their Sunset Trip on Friday night from 6:30-8:30 where you will be treated to an up close and personal encounter with two lighthouses followed by a beautiful Bay Sunset. $55 per person. All trips are by reservation only. Children < 12 are 1/2 price. 410.886.2215 or here.
Knapps Narrows Marina & Inn still has rooms available for this coming Friday, Sunday & Monday. Check out their waterfront accomodations here or call them at 410.886.2720. They have a pool, kayak rentals, charter fishing and sailing and full marina services on the premises.
Lady Patty Classic Yacht Charters will be offering sailing charters aboard their 1935 built ketch this weekend. They still have some tickets available for Friday, Saturday and Sunday on their Morning Sail from 10-12, Afternoon Sail from 1-3 and their always popular Champagne Sunset Sail from 6:00-8:00. and on Monday’s Morning Mimosa Sail from 10-12. Experience the magic of classic yacht sailing on the Chesapeake Bay!
The Tilghman Island Country Store is gearing up for a fabulous Labor Day Weekend. We are starting off with our weekly Friday@Five wine tasting event. This week we are pouring wines from the South of France to the North of California. Stop in between 5:00pm and 7:00pm and find your new favorite wine! We are also celebrating the ‘official end of summer’ with homemade, local, crab cakes, soft shell crab sandwiches and our house specialty: The Crab Pretzel. Homemade soft pretzel topped with our very own crab dip! If you haven’t seen our new beer cooler , it’s time to check out our latest selection of micro brews, seasonal offerings and cold wines (yes, they are in with the beer!). The Tilghman Island Country Store has a full service deli. You can order sandwiches or snacks to go and most are perfect picnic fair for the boat! Don’t miss our homemade burgers, hand cut rib-eyes and homemade deli salads. We have all of your holiday BarBQ needs. Beer, charcoal, yummy food! The perfect Labor Day combination!
The Tilghman Island Inn still has rooms available for 8/31 and their beautiful waterfront restaurant Mike & Eric’s Bay Hundred Restaurant at the Tilghman Island Inn is now open daily for lunch and dinner. They can be reached at 410.886.2141 or at their website here.
Crawfords Nautical Bookbank has a big discount sale going on! The Crawfords are knocking down the prices on thousands of their used books. Some by as much as 50%!. Just drop in over the weekend and ask Gary or Susan about the Book Bank discount schedule. Remember, it’s not too soon to be searching for those really special holiday gifts. The Bookbank is located on the main street across from Harrison’s Chesapeake House.
Thanks again for visiting our little corner of the www! We hope you enjoy your stay on Tilghman Island!