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C&D Canal Museum

C&D Canal Museum

FREE ADMISSION. Groups welcome.
815 Bethel Road
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Discover the history of the world’s third busiest canal. Replica Bethel Bridge Lighthouse is also on site. Both the museum and lighthouse are open to the public year-round: Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (year round), Open Saturday and Sunday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm (Memorial Day through Labor Day).

This extraordinary gem of a museum traces the history of the world’s third busiest shipping canal. Owned and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, this waterfront historic site is located inside the original 18th century pump house that once controlled the water levels in the locks along the first edition of the canal. Interactive displays, fascinating videos and more enchant visitors of all ages. 

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Fiber Arts Supply Shop

Fiber Arts Supply Shop

 Vulcan’s Rest Fibers is a warm and welcoming fiber arts supply shop located in Chesapeake City, Maryland. We aspire to be an on-going homebase for local fiber arts enthusiasts. It is our goal to have people feel welcome if their interest in fiber crafts is at an expert level, as a beginner, or just because they admire beautiful handmade things. We want to inspire and encourage each other to express our creativity, in addition to providing a source of raw materials to do so. Classes and get-togethers are only part of the picture; it's an attitude or feeling of community we strive for.

We carry an amazing array of fiber art supplies to fulfill your every need. Knitting supplies, crochet supplies, weaving supplies, spinning supplies, including spinning wheels for sale, basket weaving materials and needle felting supplies are all available, as well as books and finished goods.

Beautiful, hand-made finished products such as baby items, scarves, hats, shawls and sweaters are available, all made by local fiber artists. Hand made baskets and decorative gourds are sold as well.

Vulcan's Rest
MV Bay Breeze Boat Cruises

MV Bay Breeze Boat Cruises

Come experience the history, local knowledge, and memorable atmosphere with us at M/V Bay Breeze of Chesapeake City. Welcome Aboard the original entertainment & booze cruise vessel of the C&D Canal and Elk River in the town of Chesapeake City, Maryland. The cruise is on!

M/V Bay Breeze boat cruises, handles tours & sightseeing cruises, steamed blue crab cruises, and special events ranging from a day out with the family to corporate outings, sunset & booze cruises, wedding rehearsals, and much more. Our vessel is equipped to seat 26 passengers comfortably, with outstanding views from every seat!  

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Painted Sky Alpaca Farm

95 Knight House Lane
Earleville, MD 21919


Come get up close & personal with an alpaca!  Discover the wonderful world of alpacas at Painted Sky Alpaca Farm, a family run business where we breed and raise and sell quality Huacaya Alpacas (pronounced whah-kai-ah). Whether you are interested in starting your own alpaca farm, adding to your herd, shopping for finished goods made from alpaca fiber, or just want to take a fun trip to our alpaca farm to meet and learn all about alpacas, all are welcome.

Hours:  Noon to 5 p.m. daily.


Painted Sky
a small white boat in the water

Chesapeake City Water Tours

Sunset Cruises, Private Parties, Corporate Outings, Live Music Cruises. Beer/Wine available. Catering available. Book online or at our kiosk building located near the south side dock next to the Chesapeake Inn Restaurant.


Chesapeake City Water Tours
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Bohemia Manor Farm
237 Bohemia Manor Farm Lane
Chesapeake City, MD 21915


Enjoy a wine tasting, glass, or bottle with beautiful views of the Bohemia River. If you are looking for an event venue, we are happy to accommodate you – contact Brenda at for more information!

Broken Spoke Winery

Broken Spoke Winery

942 Glebe Road
Earleville MD 21919


Broken Spoke Vineyard & Winery is located on Maryland’s Eastern Shore of Maryland, one of the state’s largest wine regions. The winery is also a part of the Rivers to Canal Wine Corridor on the upper shore. The winery is a member of the Chesapeake Wine Trail.

Broken Spoke Winery
Crow Vineyard & Winer

Crow Vineyard & Winery

Crow Vineyard & Winery, LLC
12441 Vansants Corner Rd.
Kennedyville, MD 21645

302.304.0551 Office
410.648.5687 Farmstay B&B
(please do not call after 8pm)

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Crow Vineyard & Winery is located on Maryland’s Eastern shore 10 minutes north of historic Chestertown. As an award-winning winery and year round tourism venue, Crow is helping to shape a wine country of note for Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Crow Vineyard & Winery