First Free Friday

First Free Friday takes place the first Friday of March, April, June, July, August, September and during the Christmas Walk in 2017. 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.

Dates in 2018

April 6: Explore the Dinosaurs of Maryland exhibit on the Mezzanine level!  Annapolis Bluegrass Coalition performs in the Harms Gallery at 6 p.m. Shop in the Museum Store.
July 6
August 3
September 7

December 7-8: Solomons Christmas Walk
The museum is open and FREE to the public from 6 - 9 p.m. Enjoy musical entertainment, Santa, Bubbles the otter, and holiday refreshments. Do your holiday shopping in the Museum Store as CMM members get 20% off during the Walk and all weekend!
From June – September, the Drum Point Lighthouse is open. Free 30 minute cruises on the Wm. B. Tennison are available June and August sponsored by Community Bank of the Chesapeake and the Waterside Concert Series.

In December, the 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.