Pocomoke City will host its 16th annual Cypress Festival along the Pocomoke River in Cypress Park, Friday from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Free entertainment will be provided by cloggers, fiddlers, bagpipers, square dancers and country and rock bands. Handcrafted items and food will be on sale. The annual Pocomoke River Canoe Challenge will feature participants paddling the 12 smiles between Snow Hill and Cypress Park, where an awards ceremony will be held on Saturday afternoon. Boat rides on the river will be available aboard "Tillie the Tug." For linformation, call (301)957-1919