Events on Beautiful Chincoteague IslandWe 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.
Jan 17 ♦ Feb 21 ♦ Mar 21 ♦ Apr 18 ♦ May 16 ♦ Jun 20
Jul 18 ♦ Aug 15 ♦ Sep 19 ♦ Oct 17 ♦ Nov 21 The Coffeehouse is Dark in December
CCA Headquarters - 6309 Church Street
Doors open at 6:30 PM
- 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 Art Stroll & Art Class for KidsArt 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...
Saturdays (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.
The Artful Flea
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.
Summer Cinema SeriesCheck back in Spring of 2015 for the next cinema series
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!
Music @ the Dock
Check 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.
Give Us Your Best Shot: Annual Photo Contest
Submit entries from November 1, 2014 to January 15, 2015
Photos taken on Chincoteague and Assateague anytime in 2014 are eligible.
Plein Air Art Event
"In Open Air"
This 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.
The CCA Fall Cruise
Check 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 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.