Crab Capital of the World

Annual J.M. Tawes Crab & Clam Bake

photoHeld every year on the third Wednesday in July at Somers Cove Marina in Crisfield, this annual celebration is named in honor of Crisfield native, J. Millard Tawes – the 54th Governor of the State of Maryland.

This event, listed in Frommers Travel Guides and other National Event Directories, is described as “…an outdoor all-you-can-eat affair featuring crabs, clams, fish, corn on the cob, and watermelon, and in election years, lots of politicians.”

July 19, 2017 – ALL YOU CAN EAT Steamed Crabs, Clams (Steamed, Raw Bar & Fried,) Fresh Fried Fish, Onion Rings, French-Fries, Corn on the Cob, Watermelon, Pepsi, beer & water. Tickets should be purchased in advance! $45.00

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