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River Arts Chestertown

315 High St, Suite 106, Chestertown, MD 21620-1326
+1 410-778-6300
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Eye Candy for the Art Lover!

My wife and I visited River Arts in Chestertown this past weekend and viewed some extraordinary... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
Columbia, MD
Avoid the rudeness

Went to view the art show on Friday January 8, 2016 because I heard about it from the locals. I... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
Charles T
Westminster, Maryland
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RiverArts Mission: To engage our community in the creation, appreciation, and support of the arts through education, events, and exhibitions. RiverArts Vision: To inspire and foster creativity as a positive and sustainable force that enriches our community and establishes the region as a premier arts destination.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
21 Jun 2016
“Eye Candy for the Art Lover!”
10 Jan 2016
“Avoid the rudeness”
315 High St, Suite 106, Chestertown, MD 21620-1326
+1 410-778-6300
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

My wife and I visited River Arts in Chestertown this past weekend and viewed some extraordinary works of art. The workers there were cordial.

Thank LordThomMohr
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Went to view the art show on Friday January 8, 2016 because I heard about it from the locals. I thought it would be interesting and went there hoping to have a good time. I looked around and worked my way to the buffet table....More

2  Thank Charles T
Reviewed 14 November 2015

River Arts is tucked away in a covered alley connecting a parking lot and High Street. It's a combo gift shop loaded with nicely priced crafts from jewelry to odds & ends. Then there is the artwork and crafts. The art ranges from the hobby...More

1  Thank Hokie67
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Local crafters. Multi-medium, some pieces were quite strange. Small space, much occupied by the gift shop. On inside corridor of a mall.

1  Thank boardhead
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Local artists and artisans display and sell there work in a comfortable atmosphere, right in the center of town. It is the hub of the wheel on the first Friday evening every month. Monthly you'll find new exhibits and displays. The members of the River...More

Thank Herm B
Reviewed 8 December 2014

We were spending the night in Chestertown and after a quick walk through the Farmer's Market on a rainy Saturday morning we walked to the River Arts location. It is the holiday season and I am always on the lookout for interesting items as gifts....More

Thank Judy J
Reviewed 28 May 2014

River Arts is a wonderful addition to the Chestertown Downtown area. It showcases a variety of local artists' works including jewelry, photographs, ceramics, weavings, and paintings, to name a few. It is run by local citizens with frequently hold events and classes. It is a...More

Thank bjbrooks123
Reviewed 16 April 2014

A wide variety of items by Local artists and craftsmen for sale. Jewelry, paintings, photographs, sculpture, pottery, etc. a great place to grind that perfect one of a kind item for yourself or as a gift.

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 5 March 2014

The gallery is changed each month with art focused on a theme for the month. The art is produced from local and national artists. Pottery, paintings, wood, jewelry, scarfs, etc all handmaid and offered for purchase. First Friday evenings in each month are always popular...More

Thank MikeHeff49
Reviewed 26 November 2013

The local art community makes this place tick. Frequent events and show make this a must visit place in a town that is loaded with Artists and art lovers. First Friday of most months they have new and fresh exhibits. Recently the Christmas Gift shop...More

Thank Herm B
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