Check our calendar for restoration events, special lectures, festivals, and more. And be sure to check out our signature events like Clean the Bay Day and Bands in the Sand.

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    Find upcoming restoration events, special lectures, festivals, and more.

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    Photo Credit: Mike Busada

    Hold Your Event at CBF's Philip Merrill Center

    CBF's Merrill Center provides a magical waterfront setting for your next meeting or special event.

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    Bands in the Sand

    Join us in June for a fun-filled evening on the water's edge with great friends, amazing live...

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    Photo Credit: John Rodenhausen/CBF Staff

    Bay Discovery Trips

    From canoe trips to sailing on our historic skipjack, join us out on the water!

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    Photo Credit: Kevin DuBois

    Clean the Bay Day

    Each year, on the first Saturday of June, thousands of Virginians simultaneously descend on the...

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    Image credit: Kate Cwiek, Chesapeake Bay Foundation

    DC on the Half Shell

    Join CBF in March for a unique experience featuring local Chesapeake Bay waterman and their oysters.

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    Maryland Rod & Reef Slam

    Celebrate the diverse fish populations of Maryland's oyster reefs.

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    Photo Credit: Gilpin Brown

    Save the Bay Photo Contest

    Amateur and professional photographers, watch for CBF's annual photo contest in March.

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    Photo Credit: B.J. Small/CBF Staff

    Veterans on the Susquehanna

    Join CBF and Heroes on the Water for a day of paddling, fishing, and celebrating our veterans and...

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    Virginia Rod & Reef Slam

    Celebrate the diverse fish populations of Virginia's oyster reefs.

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Decades of Success: The 1970s

Even as a young organization, our work was effective and got noticed. Find out what we did.

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