Closed for the 2020 Season
The original owner of Knightongale Farm was the late CECIL CLAGGETT KNIGHTON, a lifelong resident of Anne Arundel County and a well-known Annapolis business figure and philanthropist. He was the son of Cecil B. Knighton and Ida Belle Bassford Knighton, born on November 5, 1918 on his family's farm in Birdsville (Harwood). Known for his friendly manner, optimistic temperament and charitable nature, Cecil Claggett Knighton loved telling stories and jokes and socializing with friends and family. He also enjoyed singing and listening to music.