Located on the eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland’s Talbot County, Easton has consistently been ranked among the top 10 best small towns in America as well as the top 100 small arts communities in the country. Even though it has its roots back in the 18th century, Easton is known as a sophisticated town with excellent restaurants, outstanding lodging, an upscale historic district, and tons of attractions. Even though there are only roughly 17,000 permanent residents, there’s a thriving local community that makes all kinds of travelers feel at home. Eston is only an hour and a half from nearby Baltimore and Washington D.C., so it makes for a great little escape from the big cities. What’s more, getting out to explore the great outdoors is easier than ever. In the spaces surrounding Easton, you’ll find beaches, marshlands, and tons of protected ecosystems that make for excellent exploring.
One of the best things to do in Easton is to learn about the region’s African American history. Visit the statue commemorating abolitionist Frederick Douglas, and tour the museums that stand to honor those who fought for equality.
For something lighter, check out the Avalon Theater, which is Easton’s go-to spot for live music and arts performances. The Avalon is an art deco gem, and each summer it hosts a jazz concert series that pulls talent from around the world.
Perhaps the event most associated with Easton is the annual Waterfowl Festival that takes place in November of each year. Easton’s event is known as the granddaddy of all waterfowl events as tons of people flock (pun intended) to the Chesapeake Bay for exhibits, workshops, music, and delicious cuisine.
Shopping may as well be considered a competitive sport here in Easton. There are tons of options from name-brand outlets to chic vintage finds that will keep any eager shopper occupied for more than a few days. Check out Bountiful Interiors, Dragonfly Boutique, Frugalicious, and Troika Gallery.
For the culture junkies, make sure to head over to the Academy Art Museum to see why Easton has been named one of the best small arts towns in America. And for the outdoors enthusiasts, hop on a scenic bike tour that explores the surrounding area.
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The best time to visit Easton depends on what you’re looking to do. Visiting during the summer means heat, lots of crowds, and increased prices. Visiting during the spring or fall means less of those things and more fun for you! Winters can get fairly cold here, especially taking the ocean breeze into account.
At AllTheRooms.com we have vacation rentals from all of the best providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Bed and Breakfast and many more. Easton has 212 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A trip to Easton can be affordable - the lowest price accommodation is available at $39 a night. In general, an accommodation in Easton will cost you $350 per night.
Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Easton can pick from 79 places to stay that have WiFi. 17 places to stay include a morning meal. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 6 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Easton by car, be sure to choose from 71 accommodations that provide parking. We have 28 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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