A vibrant hub for the arts on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Easton is a small town whose streets are lined with art galleries, antique shops, wonderful restaurants, and historic inns. The performances for the 2012 Monty Alexander Jazz Festival will be held in the fabulously restored Avalon Theatre.
What to Do
While you're in Easton, make sure to visit the Academy Art Museum, whose permanent collection contains important works by Color Field painters Gene Davis and Anne Truitt, as well as other modern American artists and European old masters.
Where to Stay
The Tidewater Inn is located across the street from the Avalon Theatre. Check back here for information about special packages for the 2012 Festival.
Dining in Easton
Out of the Fire
22 Goldsborough Street
Out of the Fire creates a dining experience utilizing interesting and high quality ingredients chosen with integrity on all levels and provided by like-minded producers and growers.
Hunter’s Tavern at the Tidewater Inn
September 1, 11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Hunter’s Tavern at the Tidewater Inn is offering a Saturday brunch with a performance by the Conservatory Classic Jazz Band. Brunch includes selections from an a la carte menu and a Bellini cocktail for $24.95. Bring your Jazz Festival ticket stub for 10% off. Call (410) 822-1300 for reservations.