September 17, 2017
Calvert Marine Museum - Drum Point Lighthouse; Cove Point Lighthouse Station
11th Annual Maryland Lighthouse Challenge
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Lighthouse lovers are invited to take the challenge and visit ten lighthouses in two days. Visit Maryland’s historic lighthouses at some of the most beautiful spots in the state and see Concord Point, Seven Foot Knoll, Lightship Chesapeake, Hooper Strait, Choptank River Replica, Drum Point, Cove Point, Piney Point, Point Lookout and Fort Washington Lighthouses. This driving tour includes seeing two of these jewels in Calvert County. Upon arriving at the Drum Point Lighthouse, visit the Museum Store with lots of new lighthouse items including a custom box of notecards, pins, patches, and ornaments. Hop on a shuttle bus from the museum to the Cove Point Lighthouse, located 5 miles north at 3500 Lighthouse Blvd. Parking is limited at Cove Point and available for handicapped guests only. Buses begin at 8 AM with the last departing at 5:30 PM. Receive a complimentary souvenir at each location. Visit all ten lighthouses and proclaim “you’ve seen the lights!” and receive a “special” souvenir.