Oxford Day Schedule - Eastern Shore MD Event

Oxford Day 2011 Schedule of Events

OCC,   Area B
Registration for 10K Run and 5K Walk
(See Map below)
7:30 - 10:00
Pancake Breakfast
10K Race Start
5K Walk Start
Causeway Park: Area C
Blessing of the Dogs
Dog Walk to Dog Show at Ferry Dock
10:00 - 2:00
Holy Trinity Annual Plant Sale
11:00 - 2:00
Kid’s Fun Times! Moonbounce & Inflatable Slide
11:00 - 2:00
Oxford Fire Co:   Burgers, Dogs, Clam Strips & Fries
Masthead: Boxed Crabcake & Conch Fritters Lunches
Highland Creamery: Ice Cream
Robert Morris Inn: Cream of Crab Soup
12:00 - ???
How Slow Can You Go – on two wheels?!?
12:30 - 1:30
Oxford' 'Kid's Olympics'
Town Park: AreaA
9:00 - 3:00
Oxford UM Church White Elephant & Bake Sale
9:00 - 3:00
Pirate’s Camp Open to Brave Visitors
9:00 - 11:00
Waters UM Church Bake Sale
9:30 - 11:00
Free Face Painting!
9:30 - 2:00
Oxford Marketplace
10:00 - 2:00
Scales and Tales
10:00 - 11:00
Family Hour - Games, Clowns, Prizes!
11:00 -11:45
Oxford Day Parade
11:45 - 12:30
U.S. Navy Band "Country Current"
12:30 - 1:15
Mid Shore Community Band
1:15 - 2:00
"Old Friends" Gospel Music
Coast Guard Rescue Demonstration 
Morris Street
10:00 - 4:00
Oxford Museum Exhibit  “To Sara with Love”
10:00 - 4:00
Grand Opening "Oxford Treasures" gift shop
12:00 - 3:00
Linganore Wine Tasting at Oxford Market
Market Street
10:00 - 2:00
Library paperback and soft cover book sale
11:00 - 1:00
Waters UM Church Barbeque/Fish Fry
3:00 PM
Great Gospel Concert at Waters UM Church
East Strand: Area F
Parade Assembles (For parade participants only)
Parade Begins
Ferry Dock: Area G
Dog Show
9:30 - 12:00
Free Rides on the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester
2:00 - 2:30
TAYC Radio Controlled Laser Demonstration
Pier Street: Area E
12:30 - 3:00
Dave Hawkins Performs at the Masthead
12:30 - 3:30
Free Rides on the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester
Cooperative Oxford
12:30 - 3:30
Children's Activities, Demonstrations, and Live Critters
 Laboratory: Area D
US Coast Guard Exhibits & Demonstrations
12:30 - 3:30
Shuttle available between Causeway Park C and Lab D



Oxford Day at  the Cooperative Oxford Laboratory

The Lab will be open from 12:30 to 3:30; the activities listed below are currently scheduled.  There will be a shuttle operating between a bus stop at the Causeway Park, area C, and the Lab, area D.
  • Tours of the research vessel R/V Laidly
  • Fish printing: Use your artistic flair to help the Cooperative Oxford Lab create a banner covered in fish prints.
  • Fish tattoos and other activities for kids
  • Build a buoy, drive some underwater robots and learn about how technology helps us understand our environment.
  • Coast Guard Auxiliary booth with "Coastie" the Talking Safety Boat
  • US Coast Guard display with boat
  • Display tanks with striped bass, shad, sturgeon and snakeheads
  • Critter tank with sturgeon, horseshoe crabs and other Bay creatures (a little more hands-on than the display tank)
  • Marine mammal and sea turtle exhibit
  • Integrated Assessment (Comprehensive Bay Health Study) exhibit
  • Chesapeake Bay health report card
  • Poster and video displays
  • Easton High School student research displays.
  • Hot Dogs and Lemonade booth, donations accepted.
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Oxford, Maryland:  Map Event  Locations

Public Restrooms are located at the following areas:
           Market Street behind the Town Office, Area A
           North end of Morris Street at the Ferry Dock, Area G
           Next to the tennis courts at the Causeway Park, Area C
           In the parking lot on East Strand, Area F
           At the Cooperative Oxford Laboratory, Area D
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Not that it will Rain...

But if it Does, here are the Rain Schedule Changes:

  • Dog Show moves to Masthead at Pier Street (9:30)
  • Family Hour moves to Masthead at Pier Street (10:00)
  • Marketplace/Scales and Tales move to Oxford Fire Company
  • Music in Town Park will be cancelled
  • All Causeway food sales move to the Oxford Fire Company
  • Kid’s Olympics/Causeway Park activities cancelled
  • Cooperative Oxford Lab activities are unaffected
  • Parade only cancelled in the event of torrential rains

Rain or Shine, it will be a great day in Oxford

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