Historic Downtown Cambridge, Maryland, an authentic Chesapeake town on the Eastern Shore, is known for its rich history, beautiful buildings, vibrant arts scene, and one-of-a-kind shops, restaurants, and services.

Crab-picking Contest at Taste of Cambridge

Summer Send-OffMain Street Mile, the wacky obstacle course originally fashioned to resemble a triathlon, returns to Summer Send-Off this year with an exciting partner: The IRONMAN Maryland Triathlon competition. This year, Summer Send-Off welcomes new friends and added excitement to the eagerly awaited annual event. More than 1,800 triathletes and their families will be in town for the inaugural September 20 IRONMAN Maryland, one of only 12 full-distance IRONMAN triathlons in North America! Click "more" to keep reading.

IRONMAN MarylandThe Mid-Atlantic’s first full-length IRONMAN triathlon rolls into Cambridge on Sept. 20, and downtown merchants are getting ready to welcome thousands of athletes and their friends and families. Click "more" to find out how.

The 2014 Cambridge Main Street Christmas ornament has arrived and is available in select downtown locations starting Saturday, September 13.

The skipjack design has been described as being the best design yet in the three-year history of the ornament. You can buy this year's ornament, as well as select quantities of the 2012 and 2013 ornament, in Bliss Jewelry, Sunnyside Shop, Craig's Drug Store and A Few of My Favorite Things Gourmet and Gifts.

In 2012, a fire ravaged 507 Race Street. In 2013, a series of storms severely damaged the Hearn Building at 509-511 Race Street. Both sites have stood vacant since those two devastating events, but the future for the 500 block of Race Street is looking brighter, according the Brandon Hesson, Cambridge Main Street Executive Director. Click "more" to keep reading.

Liv AgainDowntown's newest shop, Liv Again opened in August. The shop features an eclectic mix of higher-end consignment and new furniture, home decor, art, and more, as well as interior design services and special event rental. The owners are Adrian Holmes and Cambridge native Jermaine Anderson. Liv Again is located at 317 High Street, inside a beautifully restored building. Join the Liv Again Facebook page. Click "more" to conitn

Talk about making an entrance! Craniums at the Beach, soon to be up and running in the old Point Break Bar location, wowed with a slam dunk sneak preview during last month’s Taste of Cambridge, winning coveted “Best in Show” honors for its mouth-watering crab nachos and a shot at the World Food Championship competition slated for Las Vegas this November. (Read on by clicking "more.")


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