Initial Lighting of the Ships: Friday October 28 at 6:30pm
Fireworks: Friday, October 28 at 7:00pm
Ship Illumination: Friday – Sunday, 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Sponsored by the Chester River Packet Company and Occasions Catering
The Downrigging Weekend fleet will be illuminated on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings, from 6:30pm until 9:00pm. Visitors can view the fleet from the Chestertown Waterfront as well as venture out onto the Cannon Street Pier (please note Chestertown Marina piers will be closed at dusk). Also, be sure to stop by the Downrigging Weekend Pavilion behind the Fish Whistle Restaurant for food and music on Friday evening before and after the Ship Lighting and Fireworks.