Ninth Annual Port Tobacco Market Day Set for May 5

Enjoy a historical tour of Port Tobacco Historic Village

 

Join the Society for the Restoration of Port Tobacco at the ninth annual Port Tobacco Market Day event on Saturday, May 5 from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m. at the historic Port Tobacco Courthouse (Chapel Point Road, Port Tobacco).

This event will showcase some of Southern Maryland’s local artists and vendors.  Choose from antiques, jewelry, crafts, fresh produce, and more.  The Charles County Garden Club will hold their annual plant sale.  Food, baked goods, and drinks will be available for purchase.  Step into the 18th century and tour the Port Tobacco Courthouse, Stagg Hall, and Burch House.

Admission is free.  Rain date is Saturday, May 19. For more information, call Mary Fenton at 301-375-7892, or visit www.ExploreCharlesCounty.com.   Citizens with special needs may contact the Maryland Relay Service at 711, or Relay Service TDD:  800-735-2258.

About Charles County Government

The mission of Charles County Government is to provide our citizens the highest quality service possible in a timely, efficient and courteous manner. To achieve this goal, our government must be operated in an open and accessible atmosphere, be based on comprehensive long- and short-term planning and have an appropriate managerial organization tempered by fiscal responsibility. We support and encourage efforts to grow a diverse workplace. Charles County is a place where all people thrive and businesses grow and prosper; where the preservation of our heritage and environment is paramount; where government services to its citizens are provided at the highest level of excellence; and where the quality of life is the best in the nation.

It is the policy of Charles County to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religious or political affiliation or opinion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other status protected by law.

 

Images courtesy of the Charles County Government

 

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