Bands in the Sand

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*5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Philip Merrill Environmental Center   (Map)
6 Herndon Avenue
Annapolis, Maryland 21403

Join us for a fun-filled evening on the water's edge with great friends, amazing live music, cool drinks, and mouth-watering food at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's annual Bands in the Sand event.

"There's nothing greater than a party with a purpose and Bands in the Sand is that and more," explains Dick Franyo, a Committee Co-Chair.

Bands in the Sand is the brainchild of Franyo, a CBF Trustee and owner of the Boatyard Bar & Grill in Eastport, Maryland. Over the last ten years, the event has net nearly $2 million to support CBF's efforts to defend and protect the Bay, including award-winning educational programs, on-the-ground restoration activities throughout the watershed, and advocacy initiatives at both the federal and state level.

2018 Committee Co-Chairs
Jenny Dell'Oro, Kevin Dell'Oro, Dick Franyo,  Craig Friedrich, Lisa Kahan, Cullen Murray, Katie Rivera, Tracey Shushan

Check out our 2018 event photo gallery

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