Building Rental

In addition to our own events, Waterfowl Chesapeake offers our Festival Hall as a “home for rent” to a regional organizations and charities for their events. The Festival Hall has been transformed into everything from a summer camp open house to a craft show to Carnival, Mardi Gras and Cuban-themed evenings for local non profits. (Note: At this time, we do not rent our space for weddings.)

To inquire about availability of our Festival Hall (max 300 ppl) or Conference Room (max. 24ppl seated), please contact Thea Beckering at 410-822-4567 or

View our fee schedule here: 2018 Rental Fee Schedule

View a sample contract here:   WC Rental Agreement (2018)





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Be Our Guest! Where Art & Conservation Meet

Join us to celebrate nature as the muse for fine art and artists and raise money for waterfowl conservation! Tickets are now available for our 2018 Premiere Night Party.  This year, we’ve teamed up with Lyon Distilling for some specialty “Waterfowl Cocktails” and are working with some of our signature artists to offer “quick draws” to be auctioned at our “Making Way for Ducklings Auction” being held right our front of the Waterfowl Building. Will you join us to help raise monies to ensure our ducks, geese and swans have homes for the winter here?

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