Photos from the 2014 Pocomoke Cypress Festival are onlne here!

Did you miss the Tug-O-War finals? Watch the video here!




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


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! Opening Ceremonies with City Officials.



Delmarva Discovery Center Presentation
Wednesday, June 11 at 6:45

In this half-hour presentation appropriate for all ages, The Delmarva Discovery Center will introduce native wildlife. Children and adults will be introduced to the fascinating world of animals.

Find out more about the Delmarva Discovery Center at delmarvadiscoverycenter.org.


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.


Feet of Fire Performance

Feet of Fire Dance Academy of Salisbury.

Pocomoke Karate & Judo Inc. Performance
Thursday June 12th at 8:00pm

A performance by Pocomoke Karate & Judo Inc.
KDJR (Kar-Do-Jitsu Ryu).

For more information see their official Facebook page.

Pocomoke River Cruises
Friday June 13 at 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm

Explore the Pocomoke River from a comfortable seat on this 22' pontoon boat. Cruises are $10/adult, $5/child over 12 and last approximately 45 minutes.

For more information see www.pocomokerivercruises.com


Brian Baltimore Comedy Hypnosis Show
Friday June 13 at 6:15 pm & 8:30 pm

Get ready to become hypnotized, mystified, and mesmerized. There will be no rabbits coming out of hats. No women being sawed in half. No card tricks, smoke, mirrors, or even trap doors. There is nothing up his sleeves. Just the magic of your mind with the world's most incredible hypnotist, Brian Baltimore.

Visit www.brianbaltimore.com



Boat Decorating Contest - Friday June 13
First judging will be held at Friday June 13 at 6:30 pm for the best Overall Chesapeake Bay decorated and themed boat. A 2nd Place prize will also be awarded.

Second judging will be held Friday June 13 at 9:15 pm for the best 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  

Prizes for the Boat Decorating Contest
Boat Decorating Contest
Best Overall Prize

(Friday June 13 at 6:30pm)

Riverside Grill
$150 Gift Certificate


Thank you to our sponsors Riverside Grill in Pocomoke.

Boat Decorating Contest
2nd Place Prize

(Friday June 13 at 6:30 pm)

Capt’ Bob’s Marina
$50 Gift Certificate


www.captbobsmarina.net
Boat Decorating Contest
Best Illumination Prize

(Friday June 13 at 9:15 pm)

Capt. Steve’s Bait and Tackle
$100 Gift Certificate


www.stevesbaitandtackle.com

Tug-O-War Weigh-In at 6 pm
Preliminaries at 7:15 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

Free Kids Craft
Saturday June 14

12 pm until supplies run out

Frree Kid’s Craft with the Delmarva Discovery Center, sponsored by Worcester County Tourism

Sturgis One-Room School Museum Open House
Saturday June 14

12 pm – 6 pm The Sturgis One-Room School Museum

(Free admission – 209 Willow Street)

 

Pocomoke River Cruises
Saturday June 14 at 1 pm and every hour on the hour until 7 pm

Explore the Pocomoke River from a comfortable seat on this 22' pontoon boat. Cruises are $10/adult, $5/child over 12 and last approximately 45 minutes.

For more information see www.pocomokerivercruises.com


Diana Wagner Sing Along and Hootenanny

Saturday June 14 at 2pm

Audience and children's participation encouraged. Sponsored by John T. Rafter, Craftsman. For more information

See www.dianawagnermusic.com


Meet Miss & Little Miss Pocomoke

Saturday June 14

Prizes and Awards Presented by 2014 Miss Pocomoke, Olivia Hancock, & Little Miss Pocomoke, Savannah Pittas.

Miss & Little Miss Pocomoke will present prizes and awards for the Duck Derby, Raft Race, and Tug O War.


Duck Derby - River Race

Saturday June 14 at 3 pm

Duck Derby from Market Street Bridge. Duck Derby Tickets available at Main Gate


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. Thank you to M. Howard and John T. Rafter.

Download the Rules ~ Download the Regatta Release Form

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 Music on Stage: The Legend of Eddie
Saturday, June 14 at 5 pm - 9pm


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.


Fireworks Display Over the Pocomoke River
Saturday, June 14 at 10 pm

Help us bring a close the 2014 Pocomoke Cypress Festival by enjoying a professional fireworks display over the majestic Pocomoke River!




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





Vendor registration for the 2014 Cypress Festival is now closed.


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