Waterfowl Festival Inc. is a non profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to wildlife conservation, the promotion of wildlife art, and the celebration of life on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
In its 42 years, the Festival has become a leader in the conservation of waterfowl and wildlife habitat. More than $5 million has been raised and donated to projects throughout the Atlantic Flyway, and in particular the Chesapeake Bay.
To carry out its mission, the corporation has held an annual wildlife art and sportsman's festival each November since 1971 featuring the talents of over four hundred exhibitors exemplifying the cultural heritage of the Eastern Shore.
The 3-day festival includes as spectacular list of events that draw an impressive crowd from all over the Country. From artist, sculpture and photography exhibits to live competitions like dock dogs, duck/goose calling, kids fishing derby, fly fishing demonstrations to a wine pavilion - the list goes on! There is something for everyone at this festival!