The Nanticoke River Jamboree is an annual event held at Handsell to celebrate the natural and historic resources of the Nanticoke River watershed area. Each year the Jamboree features exhibits and demonstration by regional environmental and historic groups, a variety of living history performers and demonstrations by spinners, sheep-shearers, wood turners, open hearth cooks and more! In addition you will find music, food and activities for the whole family.
COMING October 13-15 2017: Slave Dwelling Project Comes to Dorchester
This Jamboree event will feature African American history and culture in partnership with the Harriet Tubman Organization, the Harriet Tubman State Park and the National Park Service UGRR Trail and Network to Freedom. All information can be found at www.nanticokeriverjamboree.com
2018 – Nanticoke River Jamboree at Handsell: Games Replayed!
The 2016 theme of “Games” will be revisited and replayed!
Exhibitors interested in participating, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Midge at 410-228-7458
Full details can be found a the Jamboree Website.
2016 Poster and Information and PAST Jamborees:
Thanks to the 2016 Jamboree Sponsors: NRG Energy, Dorchester Center for the Arts, Healing Hands Animal Hospital,
106.3 “the Heat”, Provident State Bank and The Drug Store (Hurlock, MD)
Here are some great photos from past Jamborees!
The Jamboree is growing every year, so much so, that it now has its own web site! Please visit Nanticoke River Jamboree for the latest updates on the next Jamboree!
Photos from the 2012, 2013 and 2014 Nanticoke River Jamborees can be found at our Handsell facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/#!/HandsellHouse/photos
See a short video of the 2012 Jamboree on You Tube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HS8kZwmCxs&feature=plcp