The CCA offers year-round events on Chincoteague Island, VA

Events on Beautiful Chincoteague Island

We offer a range of fun events each year, including concerts, theatre, gallery tours, art shows, art & music classes, farmers markets, festivals and more. Be sure to subscribe to our E-Newsletter to stay informed of upcoming events -- click the Sign Up button on the right side of this page to enter your email address.
Coffee House

Chincoteague Island Coffeehouse

Island Coffeehouse

Feb 21 ♦ Mar 21 ♦ Apr 18 ♦ May 16 ♦ Jun 20 
Jul 18 ♦ Aug 15 ♦ Sep 19 ♦ Oct 17 ♦ Nov 21 
Amy Ferebee is Headliner at February 21st Coffeehouse
CCA Headquarters - 6309 Church Street
Doors open at 6:30 PM. Read more
  • Listen to some wonderful, live music
  • See some great visual art
  • Enjoy good company in a convivial atmosphere
  • Indulge in a light meal, snacks, wine, beer or soft drinks


2nd Saturday

2nd Saturday Art Stroll & Art Class for Kids

Chincoteague Island 2nd Saturday Art StrollArt Stroll - 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM
The 2nd Saturday of each month
April - November

Meet artists, musicians, authors and more as you stroll around town and visit the participating shops and galleries. For this month's map and events flyers, Read more...

Art Class for Kids held on 2nd Saturdays at CCA Headquarters at 10:00 AM.  Read more...

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Chincoteague Island Farmers MarketSaturdays (and Wednesdays in the summer months)
May through October, 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM

Local farmers and craftspeople sell their wares outdoors at the CCA Headquarters building at 6309 Church Street. For directions and information on becoming a vendor, click the link below.

Read more about the Farmers Market...

Artful Flea

The Artful Flea

Chincoteague Island Artful Flea Market
The 2nd Saturday of each month
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM June - October

The 2nd Saturday Artful Flea is a community open air yard sale combining arts, crafts and attic treasures. For directions and information on how to participate, click the link below.

Read more about the Artful Flea ...

Summer Cinema

Summer Cinema Series

Chincoteague Island Summer Cinema Film Series Summer Cinema 2015 Starts June  25th!

The CCA presents free films in Robert Reed Park during the summer. Bring your own chair or blanket and enjoy a movie under the stars! Read more...

Music at the Dock

Music @ the Dock

Chincoteague Island Music at the Dock Summer Concert SeriesCheck back in Spring of 2015 for the next concert series

Join us on select Saturdays in the summer for a series of public concerts performed in Robert Reed Park along the Waterfront in Downtown Chincoteague. The concerts are FREE and each presents a different style of music.

Photo Contest

Give Us Your Best Shot: Annual Photo Contest

Chincoteague Island Photography Contest
The deadline for submitting 2014 contest entries is past. The judges are excited by the many wonderful photos we have received. Winners will be announced soon!

Check back in the fall of 2015 for details on the 2015 contest.

Read more about the 2104 contest...

Plein Air

Plein Air Art Event
"In Open Air"

Chincoteague Island Plein Air Art EventThis year's event was held September 13, 2014
The CCA sponsors an annual Plein Air Art event each fall that culminates in an exhibition and sale of paintings on the second Saturday of September. For more information on the 2015 plein air event, check back in the summer of 2015.


Fall Cruise

The CCA Fall Cruise

Chincoteague Island Fall Cruise CCA FundraiserCheck back in September 2015, for details
The CCA offers a sunset cruise on the waters around Chincoteague and Assateague islands each October as a fund raiser. Enjoy wine, cheese and a gorgeous sunset on this gentle, waterborne tour of Chincoteague Island. Thanks to Captain Carlton Leonard of Daisey's Island Cruises for his generous support.

Mother Earth Day

Mother Earth Day Festival

Chincoteague Island Mother Earth Day FestivalEach May on the Saturday before Mother's Day
Robert Read Waterfront Park

The Mother Earth Day Festival is held each May and consists of arts and crafts booths, environmental  and educational booths, garden club plant sale, recycling booth, musical concerts, kids' activities and more.

Check back in April of 2015 for details of next year's event.