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Hard Crab Derby

Event Date: 
August 30, 2013 (All day) - September 1, 2013 (All day)

Enjoy summer’s last long weekend at the 65th Annual Hard Crab Derby. Friday, watch contestants claw their way to the top in a crab-cooking contest before entering the grounds. Later, enjoy fresh seafood, carnival rides, games and crafts. Friday evening, local contestants warm up for their turn in the spotlight at a Crisfield Idol Crab Bowl Contest (7pm). Saturday, work up an appetite at a 10K race (7:30am) or the Lions Club Swim Meet (9am); put your fleet fingers to the test at a crab-picking contest (2pm); watch crustaceans run at the annual Crab Bowl Derby Race (3:30pm); and develop your biceps at the Arm Wrestling Contest (4:30pm). Sunday, finish your feast at a final supper of fresh fish, clams and crab, and show off your seamanship at a Boat Docking Contest (1pm). The weekend ends with a bang as fireworks burst overhead (9pm). Live music Saturday and Sunday. F 6-10pm; SaSu noon-10pm at Somers Cove Marina, Crisfield. $3 admission Sa only: 410-968-2500;