Historic St. Mary’s City will be closed Saturday, September 23 due to the weather forecast.

The September 23 Militia Muster event and RiverFest have been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

BeerFest 2023

Historic St. Mary’s City BeerFest is back!


Join HSMC Saturday, June 24, 2023, from noon to 6 p.m. for live music, food samples from local cuisine, and various regional craft brews. This is a fun, family-friendly event. Enjoy a beer while supporting further education and research at Historic St. Mary’s City.

The festivities and live music begin at noon with local food and BEER!

Ticket Details

Adult tickets advance purchase $30/$35 on-site. Non-drinker tickets are $10 and children under 15 receive free admission.

Each ticket includes full admission to the event as well as the museum, a sample glass, and four drink tickets to be used for samples from any vendor. Beer tickets will also be available to purchase onsite for additional samples!

Purchase Tickets

Ticket sales are open!

Live Music

12 – 2 p.m. 8 OHMS Band
2 – 4 p.m.  The Bootleggers
4 – 6 p.m.   Dan Heely Band

Pride of Baltimore II

Docked and open for free deck tours. For details visit https://www.facebook.com/events/264213612955800


Click on either map below to view.


Beer Vendors

jubilee-farm     flying-dog    scorpion-brewing


Food Vendors

chapticomrs-mooblue-smokelucky-dog  gato-taco  ruddy-duck

Taste Overload

Kick’N Chik’N & More

That’s Tasty Funnel Cakes


Volunteer for the day and join the party! Fill out the volunteer form here.



Our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsorship



Gold sponsorship


The Law Office of Daniel A.M. Slade, LLC


Silver Sponsorship

         Centre Liquors, Leonardtown

A Friend of Fr. Bill George



Bronze Sponsorship


HSMC members John and Mary Bohanan



Special Thanks to



Sponsorship helps sustain the HSMC Foundation in its efforts to support Historic St. Mary’s City through endeavors in education, programming, archaeology, research, and showcasing the beauty of the heritage area. Submit your application here to become a sponsor of the 2023 HSMC Beer Fest.

Photo credit:  Dingus Has a Camera

Lone Oak Farm
Flying Dog Brewery
Platinum sponsor Patuxent Dental