Chesapeake Film Festival comes to Chestertown

  This Friday September 23 kicks off the 4th annual Chesapeake Film Festival…a small but impressive festival with a mission “to entertain, enrich and inspire by bringing the finest in narrative, documentary and short film to the Chesapeake Bay community.” For the last 3 years, this weekend-long event has screened films at venues in Easton, Cambridge…

Fun Loving, Family Friendly Pirates in Rock Hall

For the 4th year in a row, the sleepy waterman’s hamlet of Rock Hall, Maryland is taken over by the Pirates and Wenches Fantasy Weekend, this year on August 12, 13 and 14. Getting bigger and better each year, the festival is full of activities for everyone, including the children or “little swashbucklers.” There is…

Birding at the Brampton

Did you know that the Brampton Inn’s property has been named a Certified Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation? We certainly have what that takes… as our proudly displayed sign says:  “the four basic elements needed for wildlife to thrive: food, water, cover and places to raise young.”  We supply bird seed in the winter;…

Historic Sailing Trips, Local Food Tasting and…..Tea?

May is a busy time for guests at our bed and breakfast here in Kent County, Maryland.  There are lots of events and festivals to attend, graduation at Washington College is always the third full weekend, and sailing on the Sultana is in full swing. Coming up soon is an event that we’re especially fond of:…

World’s Easiest Easter Egg Hunt Takes Place on Eastern Shore!!

The tongue twisting title of this post is what I thought would be a super funny caption to this picture: OK, so I’m easily amused. What the heck are they doing on the front lawn of the Brampton Inn? Playing Bocce Ball, of course!  The couple on the right are Stephanie and Dennis, two of our favorite, long…