June 1-12: OpSail 2012--12 days of International Ship Visits, Events, Celebration and More! Commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the Star Spangled Banner. Onancock Tall Ship Visit June 1-3, Cape Charles Tall Ship Visit June 8-12. Visit www.OpSail2012virginia.com for full details.
June 8: Island Theater Re-opens for movies!!
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June 9: Roadside Cafe Benefit Jam & Concert at The Chincoteague Center 4-10 p.m. sponsored by Island Bluegrass Alliance. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. (757-336-3030 or 757-336-0614) or www.IslandBlueGrass.com
June 9: 2nd Saturday Art Stroll--Participating shops open with demonstrations/exhibits/tastings/music and so much more from 6-10 p.m.
June 9: Historic Eastville "A Star Spangled Day" Commemorating the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writing of our Star Spangled Banner-- 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. www.eastville.esva.net
June 12-23: Dine-Out for Literacy/Feed-a-Mind. Portion of proceeds on these days goes to Eastern Shore Literacy Council. June 12--Island Creamery, June 13--Sea Shell Cafe, June 14--Etta's Channel Side, June 18--Bill's Seafood
June 15 & 16: Chincoteague Natural History Association presents Orrin Pilkey--Dynamic Barrier Islands & Sea Level Rise at Herbert H. Bateman Center. Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 1 p.m. Admission free to program attendees. 757-336-3696
June 16: Calidore String Quartet-first place winners of Chesapeake International Chamber Music Competition in Easton MD-- to play at Island Theater at 4 p.m. Sponsored by Chincoteague Island Arts Organization & Chincoteague Cultural Alliance. Tickets at Sundial Books, H&H Pharmacy, Book Bin Onley or www.chincoteagueculturalalliance.org.