Fri, July 2nd 5pm-7pm - First Friday Celebration in Downtown Chestertown; Extended shopping hours; www.downtownchestertown.org.
Sat, July 3rd - Deadline to drop off yarn creations for the Rock Hall Yarn Bomb Public Art Piece at The Hickory Stick, 21326 Sharp St., Rock Hall; For more info and donations email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sat, July 3rd - Fireworks at dusk across from Queen Anne’s County High School, Centreville.
Sat, July 3rd 11am - 4th of July Parade in Rock Hall; Line-up at ball field with travel down Main Street to Civic Center; Call 410-639-7611; www.rockhallmd.com.
Sat, July 3rd - Fireworks at dusk at North East Community Park, North East, MD.
Sat, July 3rd 9:15pm - Fireworks at dusk over Rock Hall Harbor; 30 minute show; Music simulcast on 90.5 FM WKHS beginning 7:30pm; Donations may be sent to Rock Hall Fireworks Fund, PO Box 571, Rock Hall, MD 21661; Call 410-639-7611; www.rockhallmd.com.
Sat, July 3rd 9:30am - Fireworks launched from the beach south of Rehoboth Ave. in Rehoboth Beach, DE.
Sat, July 3rd 9:30am - Independence Day Parade in Smyrna, DE; Starting from Ransom House through town to Smyrna Municipal Park; Call 302-653-9231; Find on Facebook.
Sun, July 4th - Fireworks at dusk over the Canal at Chesapeake City.
Sun, July 4th - Fireworks at dusk at the field at the corner of Marlboro Rd. and St. Michaels Rd. in Easton.
Sun, July 4th 9:30pm - Fireworks in two locations in Ocean City, MD; On the beach at North Division Street and Uptown at Northside Park.
Fri, July 4th - Free Fishing Day; Catch and possess finfish in tidal and nontidal waters of Maryland for recreation without an angler’s license, Chesapeake Bay sportfishing license, or any fishing stamp normally required; Must observe all fishing laws and regulations; Call 1-877-620-8367; www.dnr.maryland.gov.
Sun, July 4th 9pm - Fireworks over Annapolis Harbor in Annapolis.
Sun, July 4th - Fireworks at dusk launching in Meadow Park, Elkton.
Sun, July 4th - Fireworks at dusk at the Smyrna Clayton Little League Fields in Smyrna, DE; Call 302-653-9231.