First Free Friday takes place the first Friday of March, April, July, August, September and during the Christmas Walk in December, 2018. The museum is open and free to the public from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. There are always docents in every gallery, and frequently local performers will entertain. All performances are either free or on a donation basis, and are family friendly. Check the calendar for specific listings.
In December, the Solomons Christmas Walk coincides with First Free Friday and the museum is open from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., both Friday and Saturday, the first full weekend in December. The Calvert Marine Museum invites you to enjoy the beauty of Solomons Island during this annual event, sponsored by the Solomons Business Association.