4th of July Festivities in and Around Chestertown, MD


Independence Day 2016 will be here soon, and Kent County, Maryland is gearing up for a day of parades, live music, cookouts, and of course, fireworks. From Georgetown to Rock Hall to Chestertown, there is a great selection of Maryland events to bring out the patriot in you and celebrate the freedom that we are able to enjoy year-round.

In the mist of it all is Great Oak Manor. Since Independence Day falls on a Monday this year, why not grab your room at the Manor, and stay here for an extended Fourth of July Weekend? After all, you won’t want to miss these Kent County events:

      • Fireworks at the Marina, after dark, Chestertown, MD: On July 2, 2016, you have the opportunity to enjoy fireworks light up the sky from the comfort of Great Oak Manor. Set up a chair or a blanket on our lawn, grab a nice, cold drink, and get ready for a dazzling display.


    • Annual Independence Day Fireworks, 9:00pm, Rock Hall, MD: Kent County doesn’t think one day of fireworks is enough! Hop on over to Rock Hall, MD for a Sunday display on the evening of July 3.


    • Fourth of July Parade, 10:00 am, Rock Hall, MD: Enjoy an old-fashioned parade down Main Street, followed by food, festivities, crafts and music at the Rock Hall Community Center.


    • Georgetown Harbor Fireworks and Boat Parade, 5:00 pm, Georgetown, MD: Enjoy this much-anticipated parade of boats down the Sassafras River


  • Fireworks at Dusk in Chestertown, 9:15 p.m, Chestertown, MD.: enjoy the classic celebration of the Fourth of July with a fantastic display of fireworks. The view from Great Oak Manor is spectacular, so grab a drink, a snack, and a seat, and get ready for some pyrotechnics!

Happy (almost) Independence Day from Great Oak Manor!