June 19 - July 6, 2019
A local tradition is to attend the famous Fireman’s Carnival on Wachapreague’s waterfront. We are famous for clam, oyster and soft shell crab sandwiches and hand-cut fresh French Fries. Our grill has other delights for carnival attendees to enjoy. Nightly bingo, carnival rides, and local entertainment. Open nightly Wednesday through Saturday, 7-10:30 pm.
MSSA Tuna Tournament
3rd weekend in June
July 4 Parade and picnic
Rain Date usually following Saturday
Town parade, old fashion park picnic, golf cart and bike decorating contest.
12 pm - parade
1 pm - skydiving followed by the picnic
Eastern Shore Marlin Club Billfish Release Tournament
Last weekend in July
Wachapreague Shore Girls Flounder Tournament
June 5 - 6, 2020
Woman’s fishing tournament
Town Wide Yard Sale
September 21, 2019
8 am-1 pm
Maps And Sign Up Sheets Available At Wachapreague Post Office And Wachapreague General Store.
VIMS Marine Science Day
September 21, 2019
Noon - 4 pm
First Saturday in November 4:00-8:00
Join us for oysters, clams, pulled pork and all the fixings. Proceeds benefit The Navy Seal Foundation. A live band plays under a huge tent in the parking lot, along with a live auction and separate beer/wine tent. Local musicians jam inside the restaurant after the event. Visit our Facebook event page for more information.
Arrival of Santa and Lighting of Christmas Tree
December 6:00 pm
Tree Lighting & Caroling
Gazebo at Seaside Park
Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 21, 2019
The Herbert Powell Memorial Park
rescheduled due to weather to
Sunday April 21, 2019, from 1 pm to 3 pm
Annual Spring Flounder Tournament
End of April to beginning of May - 2020 date will be posted when known
Seaside Park Garden spring Clean up
see Wachapreague Facebook page
9 am - 3 pm
Lunch will be provided for the volunteers.
Bring your tools and gloves.