Fall Wine Tasting Special

As this particular August comes to an end, it’s hard to imagine that we even had a summer: the weather this year has been so unbelievably, and unseasonably, cool and pleasant, that it feels like fall already!  Yes, autumn is indeed just around the corner. With almost every weekend in September and October booked already, we’d…

National Music Festival : Chestertown, MD

If you’ve had just about enough of snoozing in the shade, or sipping something on the porch; swinging on the swing, or meandering the streets; dining al fresco or sneaking another cookie; relaxing, re-connecting and rejuvenating:  basically of all the things folks come to the Brampton Inn for . . . . . .then how…

Enjoy the Chestertown Tea Party Festival: on land or on water!

As Memorial Day approaches, the entire town gears up for its biggest party of the year:   The Chestertown Tea Party Festival, May 22-25, 2014. NOT a radical political movement, this weekend event has everything from a parade to a 10K run, art and food vendors, music, wine and beer tasting garden, a raft race. You name it,…

Gardens Galore at the Eastern Shore

Please forgive us if we tend to be a little repetitive about  the natural beauty of our outdoor surroundings.  It’s just that every spring, things start blooming and popping out of the ground and it suddenly becomes so lush and vibrant… we can get carried away by it all: talking with guests about the gardens, taking…

First Friday…and what Spring is supposed to look like…

It’s not as  if we WANT to keep talking about the weather, but what choice is mother nature really giving us?? A long, rough winter, no spring to speak of, thunder storms, tornadoes and incessant rain! Fortunately for everyone, there does seem to be light at the end of the tunnel:  the forecast for the…

7th Annual Chestertown Taste of the Town : Kent County Maryland

This Sunday April 27  marks the 7th Annual Taste  of the Town in Chestertown, MD, a smorgasbord of local chefs, local food, local wine, and local beer, all up for grabs (well, except for the chefs!) downtown in Fountain Park.  Over the years it’s really grown  into a popular event for locals and visitors alike.  There…

Maryland Cycling Vacations at the Brampton Inn

Kent County Maryland has long been known as a haven for bicyclists.  Mile after mile of flat and scenic roads, low traffic density, and our proximity to water all add up to one heck of a destination for a cycling vacation. The Brampton Inn has been hosting guided cycling vacations for years now.  Folks get together and…

It’s Springtime, so it’s time for the Locavore Literary Festival!

Hang in there folks, spring really is just around the corner; even if it might not seem like it. For the last 4 years, early spring has meant the arrival of one of our favorite events of the year, the Locavore Literary Festival.  Presented by the Center for Environment and Society at Washington College,  the festival features…