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Maryland, Callaway, Event Date: March 11, 2017

Guitar lovers unite for the 5th Annual Guitar Festival, Callaway, MD

Guitar lovers unite for the 5th Annual Guitar Festival by Power Jam Music Alliance with an afternoon Guitar Workshop and evening Guitar Concert and Art Show. The event is held March 11, 2017 at 5 South Event Ctr., 21030 Point Lookout Road, Callaway, MD 20620. The festival is sponsored by the Maryland State Arts Council and the St. Mary’s County Arts Council.   The headliner for the festival is Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer.  They’ve earned two ...

 

Maryland, Port Tobacco, Event Date: December 9-11, 2016

Charles County Maryland Christmas Tour, December 9-11

The Historical Society of Charles County, Maryland welcomes visitors to Charles County December 9-11, 2016.  This year, 18 nonprofit cultural and historical sites have joined together to form the fourth annual Charles County Holiday Trail. The Kris Kringle Christmas Market at the Charles County Fairgrounds kicks off the weekend on Friday, December 9th at 4:00 pm.  Modeled after the famous markets in Germany, this is the first outdoor ...

 

Maryland, Lexington Park, Event Date: September 3, 2016

14th Annual Park Rock Festival Coming to Leonardtown, MD, September 3

Celebrate the 14th Annual Park Rock Festival produced by the Power Jam Music Alliance Inc. and sponsored by St. Mary's County and the Maryland State Arts Council. The event is on September 3 and takes place at the Saint Mary's County Fairgrounds, 42455 Fairgrounds Rd., Leonardtown, MD 20650.There will be 23 bands performing on one of three concurrent music stages; for non-stop music. The fest features Pop, Punk, Emo, Screamo

 

Maryland, Annapolis, Event Date: September 24-25, 2016

Annapolis Fall Home Expo features White House Decorating Expert and Free Educational Seminars for Homeowners

The Annapolis Fall Home and Garden Expo is coming September 24-25, 2016 to the Byzantium Event Center (SS Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church) at 2747 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401.)  The show offers guests an opportunity to discover improvements and enhancements for their home in one location and will feature over 70 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, heating and air conditioning, geothermal systems, solar energy systems, alarm and security systems, closet organization, design ...

 

Clarksville, Maryland, Event Date: September 10-11, 2016

HGTV Host Matt Muenster "Crashes" Howard County Home Expo, Clarksville, MD, September 10-11

The Howard County Fall Home Expo is coming to Clarksville, MD at the Ten Oaks Ballroom (5000 Signal Bell Lane) September 10-11, offering guests a discovery of opportunities for their home improvements and enhancements in one great location. The event will feature over 50 companies showcasing kitchens, baths, decking, countertops, sunrooms, exterior products, alarm and security systems, closet organization, design and build and more ...

 

Maryland, Ridgely, Event Date: July 31, 2016

2016 Chrome City Ride to Feature 1941 Willys at Benedictine, Ridgely, MD

A chance meeting between a New Jersey car collector and a parent alumnus of the Benedictine School in Ridgley, MD., has created a special fundraiser which will benefit this year’s 15th Annual Chrome City Ride on Sunday, July 31, at the school on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, 14299 Benedictine Lane, Ridgely, MD.   This annual car and motorcycle event draws nearly 1,000 people and raises about $100,000 each year for tuition assistance for children with ...

 

 

Maryland, Silver Spring, Event Date: February 6, 2016

Folklore Society Mid-Winter Festival, Silver Spring, MD

The Folklore Society of Greater Washington, DC (FSGW) will hold their Mid-Winter Festival Silver Spring, MD on February 6 from 12 noon to 10:30 pm at the Takoma Park Middle School, 7611 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring, MD.   The annual celebration includes Chanteys and shape note singing, doo wop and duets, English dance and Irish laments, banjos and bodhrans and ballads. Dance all day, or try some of the 40 plus  ...

 


Maryland, Westminster, Event Date: November 12 to 14,  2015

42nd Annual Mistletoe Mart: Juried Artisan & Crafters Fair, Westminster, MD

The 42nd Annual Mistletoe Mart will take place November 12 to 14 at The Church of the Ascension, 23 North Court Street  Westminster, MD. Hours are Thursday & Friday, 10 am to 8 pm and Saturday, 10 am to 4:30 pm.  The three day juried artisan and crafters fair will feature pottery, jewelry, stained and fused glass, baskets, gifts, fine chocolates, wood crafts, ornaments and holiday theme gifts, nuts, coffees, confections, quilts, hand woven and ...

 


Maryland, Havre De Grace, Event Date: June 20th, 2015

Steppingstone Summertime Blues features “Women of the Blues” June 20th, Havre de Grace, MD

The Steppingstone Summertime Blues Festival has expanded hours this year, from 1pm to 8pm, Saturday, June 20th and will feature “Women of the Blues” with all female leads in 2015 lineup. The setting is the orchard and the “Music on the Noll” stage overlooking the mighty Susquehanna River. Guests enjoy the view, great music, dancing, pit beef and BBQ, local Heavy Seas Beer and Boordy Wine in the spacious terraced orchard. This year’s lineup includes Cathy Ponton ...

 


 

Maryland, Takoma Park, Event Date: June 14, 2015

Takoma Park JazzFest 20th Anniversary: The Best of the Fests, Takoma Park, MD

On Sunday, June 14, downtown Takoma Park, Maryland, will once again jump, swing and jive to the sounds of America’s music: jazz. The 20th annual Takoma Park JazzFest will bring an eclectic range of performers to town for more than a dozen free performances from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Full information is available at www.tpjazzfest.org. “Jazz music is America’s gift to the world,” said festival president Bruce Krohmer. “It’s a uniquely ...

 


 

Maryland, Havre De Grace, Event Date: June 6th & 7th, 2015

Celtic Festival at Steppingstone Farm Museum returns June 6th & 7th, Havre De Grace, MD

The Celtic Festival at Steppingstone Farm Museum returns June 6th & 7th, Saturday and Sunday from 11am-4pm each day. A local favorite, the Celtic Festival celebrates the culture and traditions of the six Celtic nations in a picturesque setting in the highlands of Harford County overlooking the Susquehanna River. The event is located at 461 Quaker Bottom Rd., Havre de Grace, MD, within Susquehanna State Park. Listen for the sound of bagpipes while you watch sheepdogs work in sheep ...

 


 

Maryland, Havre de Grace, Event Date: November 29th & 30th, 2014

Victorian Holiday Faire Coming to Havre de Grace, MD, November 29th & 30th

The 1st Annual Victorian Holiday Faire at Steppingstone Farm Museum runs November 29th & 30th, Saturday and Sunday from 11am-4pm each day. Starting a new Harford holiday tradition, the event features a Victorian Christmas at a museum celebrating Harford’s Agricultural History. The event is located at 461 Quaker Bottom Rd., Havre de Grace, MD.   Make a Christmas craft, enjoy tours of the artisan shops and the historic farm house decorated with traditional greens ...

 


 

Maryland, Glenn Dale, Event Date: Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Savor Bowie, Food Wine and Music Festival, a party with a purpose, Bowie, MD

Concerts for Causes Inc. presents the ‘Savor Bowie’ Food, Wine and Music Festival. This free event takes place at the Bowie Town Center (15606 Emerald Way) in Bowie, MD on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11 am until 6 pm. Visitors will enjoy complimentary food tastings from local restaurants and wine tastings from more than ten wineries, a multitude of vendors, exhibitors and artisans, and a huge classic and muscle car show. The festival will offer two stages of ...

 


 

Maryland, Owings Mills, Event Date: April 18, 2015

Stevenson University to Hold Annual Mustang Craft Festival, April 18th, Owings Mills, MD

Stevenson University's Senior Class will hold their Annual Mustang Craft Festival on April 18th from 11:00am to 3pm at Stevenson University - Rockland Center, Owings Mills, MD. Enjoy some retail therapy while shopping through more than 30 vendors' wares. Items include handmade jewelry, home decorations, organic lotions and soaps, and much more. Admission is $5 at the door and includes two raffle tickets ...

 


 

Maryland, Westminster, Event Date: November 6th to 8th, 2014

41st Annual Mistletoe Mart: Juried Artisan & Crafters Fair, Westminster, MD

The 41st Annual Mistletoe Mart will take place November 6th to 8th at The Church of the Ascension, 23 North Court Street Westminster, MD. Hours are November 6th and 7th: 10 AM to 8 PM; November 8th: 10AM to 4:30PM. The three day juried artisan and crafters fair will feature pottery, jewelry, stained and fused glass, baskets, gifts, pet accessories and bedding ...

 


 

Maryland, Havre De Grace, Event Date: September 27th & 28th, 2014
Fall Harvest and Craft Festival Coming to Havre de Grace, MD, September 27th & 28th
The 28th Annual Fall Harvest & Craft Festival at Steppingstone Farm Museum runs September 27th & 28th, Saturday and Sunday from 11am-4pm each day. A Harford County family tradition, the festival offers traditional harvest fun at a museum celebrating Harford’s Agricultural History. The event is located at 461 Quaker Bottom Rd., Havre de Grace, MD. Make a scarecrow, paint a pumpkin, take a hayride or try the straw maze, bob for apples, help press cider, sample fresh cider and apple butter, visit the ...


 

Maryland, Havre De Grace, Event Date: August 8-10, 2014

34th Annual Havre de Grace Seafood Festival to feature seafood delicacies, Three Dog Night, Havre de Grace, MD, August 8-10

The 34th Annual Havre de Grace Seafood Festival is the longest continuously running Seafood Festival in Maryland.  It will be held on August 8-10 in Tydings Memorial Park (350 Commerce St.) overlooking the Chesapeake Bay in Historic Havre de Grace, Maryland. Festivities include 28 vendors serving more than 265 different foods with an abundance of seafood delicacies and other great foods; 120 Arts & Craft Vendors featuring artisan self-made products; A C ...

 

 


 

Maryland, Cockeysville, Event Date: June 7th and 8th

KarmaFest® - Enhance Your Body, Expand Your Mind, Awaken Your Spirit, June 7th - 8th, Cockeysville, MD

KarmaFest® will return June 7th and 8th at Oregon Ridge Park (13401 Beaver Dam Rd.) in Cockeysville, MD (just north of Baltimore) for a two day show. Enjoy being with like-minded people in celebration: a time to commune with nature, dance and drum, learn and grow. KarmaFest will feature enlightening lectures, two full days of yoga, meditation, music, healthy food (vegan and vegetarian), as well as over 150 vendors. For an additional charge you can also enjoy special workshops, massage, reiki, reflexology, and more. KarmaFest is a time of celebration but at the same time you will ...

 


 

Montgomery County Home Show to feature HGTV star Sabrina Soto, Rockville, Maryland

Rockville, Maryland (January 27, 2014) - The 7th annual Montgomery County Community Home Show, a one-of-a-kind homeowners event showcasing products and services for the home, will run for February 15-16, 2014, at the Conference Center at the Universities at Shady Grove. The show will run Sat. Feb. 15 from 10AM-6PM and Sunday Feb. 16 from 11AM-5PM.   Over fifty companies will be showcasing products and services including , kitchen and bath displays, decking, countertops, tile, home energy systems, home financing, landscaping, interior design, window treatments, roofing, waterproofing, heating and air and more.

 

Annapolis Home Show returns this February, HGTV star Sabrina Soto headline guest speaker series.

Annapolis, Maryland (January 27, 2014) - The 9th annual Annapolis Home and Remodeling Expo, a one-of-a-kind homeowners event showcasing products and services for the home, will run for two weekends: February Feb. 22-23, and March 1-2, 2014, from 10am-6pm on Saturdays and 11am-5pm on Sundays at the National Guard Armory Expo Hall in Annapolis.   The Expo gives consumers a chance to participate in educational seminars with national and local celebrities on everything from landscaping, home improvement, and antiques. Over 80 companies will be on hand over the two weekends, showcasing products and services including kitchen and bath displays, decking, fencing, countertops ...

 

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation Sisterhood holds its 19th Annual Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction

Baltimore, MD (October 7, 2013) - The Baltimore Hebrew Congregation Sisterhood will hold its 19th Annual Holiday Boutique and Silent Auction which will provide a one stop holiday shopping experience for the whole family on Sunday November 3, 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday November 4, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. BHC is located at 7401 Park Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD, at the corner of Park Heights and Slade Avenue. Admission and parking are free. All proceeds ...

 

4th Annual Columbus Day Celebration, St. Michaels, Maryland, October 12

St. Michaels, MD (October 7, 2013) – Simpatico, Italy’s Finest (a locally-owned, independent retailer), celebrates Columbus Day with the 4th Annual Columbus Day Celebration at St. Michaels in honor of explorer Christopher Columbus, on Saturday, October 12th, 2013, from Noon to 6 PM. Christopher Columbus will be in attendance and will share tales of his exploration adventures, as part of the festivities planned for adults and children. The event will be held rain or shine ...

 

Baltimore's Czech and Slovak Annual Festival, October 27, 2013

Parkville, Maryland (September 3, 2013) - The Czech and Slovak Heritage Association will hold their 27th Annual Czech and Slovak Festival on Sunday, October 27, 2013, from 12:00 to 6:00 PM, at the Baltimore 45 Association Hall (formerly the Tall Cedars Hall), 2501 Putty Hill Avenue, Parkville, MD. Admission is $7.00.  The Festival celebrates the traditions of the Czech and Slovak people and their many contributions to life in America and it commemorates the 1918 Independence of Bohemia, Moravia and Slovakia from the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy.

 

Annual Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival Returns to the National Harbor, Maryland

National Harbor, Maryland (July 17, 2013) The Trigger Agency prepares to host the Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival on Saturday August 17th, 2013, at the waterfront in National Harbor. The event offers two fun-filled sessions from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. The event is an "All You Care to Taste" affair complete with thousands of crabs, loads of beer, live music, vendors and much more!   Trigger Agency provides over fifty beers. Attendees are given a mug to fill fourteen ounces of their favorite drinks. These satisfying beers represent local ...

 

Monty Alexander Jazz Festival Lights Up Labor Day Weekend in Easton, Maryland
Easton, Maryland (June 18, 2013) - The 2013 Monty Alexander Jazz Festival will open at the Avalon Theater in Easton, MD, on Friday, August 30, 2013 with a skyrocketing young saxophonist, Sharel Cassity, and close with a command performance by Dee Daniels singing jazz and gospel on Sunday, September 1. In between an intriguing reunion on Saturday afternoon will bring back the music of Dizzy Gillespie featuring bassist John Lee, percussionist Chuck Redd, and trumpeter Greg Gisbert. Festival goers anticipate legendary jazz ...

 

Serve It Up Local: Celebrating Farms and Food Fest Slated in McHenry, Maryland

McHenry, Maryland (June 18, 2013) - Celebrating local farms, local foods, Appalachian culinary heritage, and healthy eating will be the goal of the first ever Serve It Up Local: Celebrating Farms and Food Fest. The event takes place August 10, 2013 12:30 to 9:00 pm at the Ag Heritage Hall on the Garrett County Fairgrounds in McHenry, Maryland (Western Maryland).   The Serve It Up Local Fest will start with a Local Lunch Cook Off. As a lunch guest, you  ...

 

First Exhibition Ever on a Woman- Elizabeth Bonaparte- The Grace Kelly of 1812 Era
Baltimore, Maryland, May 15, 2013 - The Maryland Historical Society presents “Woman of Two Worlds:” Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an Imperial Legacy, an exhibition that brings 1812 Baltimore vividly to life. With hundreds of objects and reams of documents, the Maryland Historical Society is the official keeper of Elizabeth’s memories. On view through June 9, 2014, the “Woman of Two Worlds:” Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Her Quest for an ...


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The traditions of Scottish music, games, and dance come alive at the McHenry Highland Festival, McHenry, Maryland

McHenry, Maryland, May 1, 2013 - The McHenry Highland Festival brings Scottish traditions to the mountains of Maryland, June 1-June 2 2013. Saturday at the county fairgrounds you’ll hear the sounds of the pipes and Celtic music, see traditional athletic games, and watch Irish line and Scottish country dancing. Learn about Scottish history at The Glen then check out the vendors selling ...

 

6th Annual National Harbor Wine & Food Festival returns to the National Harbor, Maryland

National Harbor, Maryland - The 6th Annual National Harbor Wine & Food Festival returns to the National Harbor Waterfront, Maryland, on the Potomac on Saturday, May 4th & Sunday, May 5th, 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm. This year’s festival will include over 150 International wines, spirits and beers featured along with local and regional favorites ...

 

6th Annual Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, March 22 & 23, 2013

Timonium, Maryland - The 7th Annual Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival, produced by The Trigger Agency, is returning to the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium on March 22 & 23, 2013. The all-you-care-to-taste extravaganza starts Friday Night from 6:00pm – 10:00pm. This session offers all inclusive BBQ plus unlimited sampling of bourbon and beer. Saturday sessions run from noon to 6pm. An exclusive VIP only tasting will begin at 12pm. General admission will follow 2pm through 6pm ...