The Cypress Festival is the main fundraiser for the Pocomoke Chamber of Commerce and a signature festival for Pocomoke. We couldn't do it without your support! Thank you for advertising in the Cypress Festival program. 2,500 full color copies of the program will be distributed starting in May. The deadline for placing ads is April 25th.
Click here for a sample page from our program. -------- Click here to advertise with us!

*All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Wristbands - Ride all night for one price!
Half price wristband sales are available for a limited time!

Wristbands are available from several locations in town:

Eastern Shore Lanes
1834 Market Street
Until 9 pm Tues., June 10

Lower Shore YMCA
1900 Worcester Highway

U ntil 9 pm Tues., June 11

Verizon- The Cellular Connection
2146 Old Snow Hill Rd Pocomoke
Until 8 p.m. Tues, June 10

Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce Office
6 Market Street
Until 4 p.m. Sat., June 7

Click here for a video of last year's rides!

Opening Ceremony and Flag Day Ceremony
Wednesday June 11th at 6 pm

How much do your know about our country's flag? Don't miss one of the best parts of the festival as the Elks and Cub Scouts give you a quick tour of a fascinating history!

Dance Loft Performance
Wednesday June 11th at 7:30pm

A performance by the Dance Loft of Pocomoke City.

For more information see the Dance Loft's Facebook page.

Pocomoke River Cruises
Friday June 13th & Saturday June 14th

Explore the Pocomoke River from a comfortable seat on this 22' pontoon boat. Cruises are $10/adult, $5/child and last approximately 45 minutes.

For more information see

Tug-O-War Weigh-In at 6 pm
Preliminaries at 7 pm
Friday June 13th

Bigger and better for 2014!
Check back, more information coming soon.

Download: Tug-O-War Release Form
Download: Tug-O-War Rules
Watch a video of last year's Womens Tug-O-War Event

Tug-O-War Finals 6 p.m.
Saturday June 14th

Bigger and better for 2014!
Check back, more information coming soon.

Download: Tug-O-War Release Form
Download: Tug-O-War Rules
Watch a video of last year's Mens Tug-O-War Event

Pocomoke Raft Regatta
Saturday June 14th @ 4:30 pm

No prize but glory! All admission fees have been waived for the Raft Regatta. Release forms must still be completed. There will be no cash prize but a trophy with your team's names will be displayed at Don's Seafood and Chicken House for the next year.

Download the Rules ~ Download the Regatta Release Form

Boat Decorating Contest
First judging will be held at 6:30 Friday night for the best Chesapeake Bay decorated and themed boat.

Second judging will be held at 9:15 Friday night for the Chesapeake Bay themed boat With LIGHTS or illumination.

Please note: the dock space will not be reserved in advance for the decorating contest so it will be first come first served.

Full rules and regulations are available in the entry form:

Download: 2014 Boat Decorating Contest Entry Form  

First Place Prize in Boat Decorating Contest

Thank you to our sponsors Riverside Grill in Pocomoke.

First prize is a $150 gift certificate from Riverside Grill

Click here to visit the Riverside Grill Facebook page

Summer Crabtown Cruisers Car & Truck Show
Saturday, June 14 from 1 pm to 4 pm

Nearby to the Cypress Festival next to the Market Street drawbridge.
This event takes place just outside the Cypress Festival and is FREE to spectators.

To enter a car or for more information contact Albert and Carol Banks at 410-957-3359.

See more photos on the Crabtown Cruisers Facebook page.

Live Entertainment: The Legend of Eddie
Saturday, June 14 from 7 pm to 10 pm

The Legend of Eddie is an Ocean City / Salisbury based rock band that play songs that were hits in the 80’s and 90’s, modern rock, and classic rock.

The Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce would like to thank Delmarva Two-Way Radio
of Ocean City for their generous donation of equipment.

Click here for driving directions from your location.

For more information contact the Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce at 410.957.1919

Download the Food Vendor application here

Download the Exhibitor application here

©2014 Pocomoke Area Chamber of Commerce - Photos courtesy James Glovier - Painting by Ann Glovier