Easton, located in Talbot County on Maryland’s Eastern Shore has plenty to offer visitors. Those who have traveled through the Easton area Route 50 may think of it as a convenient place to stop for something to eat or find a hotel for the night, which it is, but you’ll need to venture off the highway to discover the town’s true charms.
There’s a nice courthouse building (Easton is the County Seat) and lots of attractive architecture in the downtown historic district.
You’ll find quality entertainment at the Avalon Theatre – check out their website for a listing of upcoming concerts. And there are plenty of downtown shopping and antiquing opportunities.
Be sure to get outside and enjoy Easton’s beautiful Eastern Shore location. Outdoor recreation is available at the nearby Pickering Creek Audubon Center and Adkins Arboretum, plus a couple golf courses nearby.
Once a year the town hosts the world famous Easton Waterfowl Festival. Thousands of people make the trip to Easton for this annual event. Displays and demonstrations are held in a variety of venues throughout the town. It’s an event not to be missed.
Follow the links below for more information about things to do and see around Easton, and places to stay.
Easton has a nice selection of accommodations for visitors. There are several chain hotels out on the highway, the historic Tidewater Inn hotel in-town, as well as a variety of bed & breakfast establishments.
The Tidewater Inn – Historic downtown hotel.
Comfort Inn, Easton – National chain located on the highway, near downtown.