Bands in the Sand

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

Please join us for the party of the summer! The Chesapeake Bay Foundation's annual Bands in the Sand event is a fun-filled evening on the water's edge with great friends, amazing live music, cool drinks, and mouth-watering food.

"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 raised more than $1.3 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, Nate Shenck, Katie Rivera, Tracey Shushan

Photos from our 2017 event
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