Community Calendar

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Date Event Description Time / Location

An Evening on the Riviera

On October 3, 2014 at 7pm your company has been requested at the 17th annual Evening on the Riviera. Indulge in the kaleidoscope of tastes, sights, sounds, and aromas of this truly memorable evening to benefit the services Heartly House provides to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse and YMCA's Campaign for Kids. Tickets are $100 per person and $110 at the door. This includes sumptuous food provided by 24 of the Region's Best Restaurants and Caterers, Fine Wine from Local Wineries and Purveyors, Artisanal and Local Craft Beers, Imaginative Distilled Spirits, A Souvenir Wine Glass, Surprise Amusements and Entertainment, Exciting Raffle with Multiple Prizes, Frederick's Best Silent Auction, Dancing to Howard Burn's 24 Piece Orchestra & Cloud 9, and of course Memories that Last a Lifetime. Tickets are available at EveningontheRiviera.com or call 240-397-9643.


INFO 7pm, Null Building I E-ventplex 797 East Patrick Street, Frederick, MD

Tiger Trot Run and Ride

Come out to the Tiger Trot Run and Ride.  Proceeds benefit Technology for Lewistown Elementary  School.  Info and Registration can be found on Facbook.com/LEStigertrotregisgtration

WAlk in registration will be accepted the day of the event! 

INFO 7 am, Lewistown Elementary School 11119 Hessong Bridge Road, Thurmont Maryland

42nd Annual Catocttin Antique Gas Engine Show

The 42nd Annual Antique Gas Engine Show will feature antique tractors, hit & miss engines, farm machinery, cars, trucks, flea markets and craft booths.  

Country food will be available including slippery pot pie, soups,  steamers, barbecue beef. puulled pork, suasage, french fries and fruit pies.

New exhibitors are welcome and there is no charge to display machinery and vehicles. There is also no admission fee.  This event is handicap accessible and all proceedes will be used for community activities and park maintenance.

For additional information, contact David Fogle at 301-606-9130

INFO 9 am - 5pm, Wolfsville Ruritan Community Park 12708 Brandenburg Hollow Road, Myersville, Maryland

Octoberfest of Fun

On October 4th, Valley Baptist Church will host thier Free for children of all ages Octoberfest of fun!

This event will include free admission, free rides, free games and prizes as well as music and face painting.

There will also be a pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pony rides and a dunk tank.  Enjoy food, fun and fellowship!

INFO 11:00 am- 5:00pm, Valley Baptist Church, 5678 Holter Road, Jefferson, MD 21755

Culpeper Air Fest

Anticipation is building for the 15th annual Culpeper Air Fest which will be held on October 11th at Culpeper Regional Airport.

This free event will thrill spectators with performances and historic warbirds, vintage aircrafts, aerobatic performances and headlined by the world's only civilian-owned Sea Harrier jump jet!

Other performers include the Flying Circus, demos by B-25, T-82, and pitts S-1S.

Spectators will also be able to explore the facinating aircraft displays, meet pilots and crewmembers, and experiene attractions and exhibits designed to entertain and inspire the yourg and young-at-heart.

For more information, be sure to visit the Culpeper Air Fest website at www.culpeperairfest.com

Fans can also follow the Air Fest on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (#CulpelerAirFest)

INFO 9 am - 6pm, Culpeper Regional Airport

Frederick Community Health Fair

Free health and wellness services and activities will be offered at the 7th annual Frederick Community Health Fair including flu shots, blood pressure/glucose/cholesterol and vision tests, referrals for free mammograms & colonscopies and mroe!  Learn more at aacfmd.org/health-far.html and plan to attend!

INFO 8am to 3pm, E-ventplex at the Frederick Fairgrounds

Step n' Stride

The annual Step n' Stride walk to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness of the Cumberland Valley will feature both indoor and outdoor events, refreshments, survivor's group drawings & photos, a design a banner contest and more!  All funds stay local!  Get details and register online at www.stepnstride.org.

INFO 8:30am, Hagerstown Community College


Support a fantastic cause! Bring your favorite pup to Walk-N-Wag at Ballenger Creek Park from 9AM - 2PM on October 18th! This Frederick County Humane Society Fundraiser features the annual walk and a festival. Walk, shop, eat, and meet new human and canine friends!

INFO 9am to 2pm, Ballenger Creek Park in Frederick

Sophie & Madigan's Playground Pirate and Princess 5K Run

Bring the whole family! Join the Halloween fun as Sohpie and Madigan's Playground presents the 1st annual Pirate and Princess 5K and family fun run.  Participants are encouraged to dress up as a princess or a pirate, or anything else that makes you smile!


For more information visit www.sophieandmadigansplayground.org 

INFO 9 am- 11 am, 121 N. Bentz St., Frederick Maryland

Dancing with the Arc Star

Come support the Arc of Washington County witha a night of dancing!  Dancing with the Arc Star is unlike any event you have ever attended.  Loosely based on the popular, Dancing With the Stars, television program, the event features a dance competition between three local celebrty dance couples.  A panel of judges will critique the dances, however, the winners are based entirely on money raised through audience voting.  

All funds raised will support the Arc's mission of providing "Bridges to Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities".  

Cocktail hour will begin at 6pm and feature a dancing exhibition by students from the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts.  Dinner and the dance competition will begin at 7pm.  

INFO 6-8pm, Hager Hall 901 Dual Hwy, Hagerstown, MD 21740

Zombie Wedding

The Hedgesville High School Theatre will present ZOMBIE WEDDING by Jeff Lovett on October 23rd - 25th at 7pm each night.  This action filled comedy is full of great physical comedy and outrageous makeup and props.  It's fun for the whole family. Proceeds from the show will benefit the HHS Thespian Society.

INFO 7:00pm, Hedgesville High School

6th Annual Headless Horsemen 5K

Come out for this annual Halloween event! This event normally has about 400 runners and is sponsored by the Frederick High School Girls Cross Country Team.  All of the proceeds will go to help support their team events. 

Participants are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes to the event. This event wil include medals for all 1K runners and trophies for winners of the 5K run.  Costume awards will also be presented. 

The Marine Corps Color Guard will perform durnig National Anthem and many sponsors will have tables set up.  Food will be provided by Moe's. 


Check in begins at noon, the 1K run will begin at 1:30pm and th 5K run will begin at 2pm. 

Come out and enjoy the fun!!

INFO 12pm, Frederick High School Stadium Track

The Great Grape Race at Distillery Lane Ciderworks

The Great Grape Race is a series of three 5K walk/runs in local vineyards followed by a tasting of the vineyard's libations, music and a picnic.  

Proceeds from the events benefit the March of Dimes' mission to improveinfant health by preventing premature birth, birth defects etc.

This race is in the orchard and will require runners  and walkers to  pay attention to what they are running on.  Enjoy the beautiful scenery, wine and food! 

All registrants of a single event receive an event shirt.  

This event will take place rain or shine. You can register at www.active.com

This event is also part of the Burkittsville challenge, which includes The Spook Hill Cider and Wine 4 Mile Run. 




INFO 3pm, 5533 Gapland Road Jefferson MD

Family Fest 2014

Come join ICW at Family Fest 2014 where we are going to get turned up and all cranked for Jesus on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 7:30pm, at the JBK theater on Frederick Community College campus. Featuring Naitonal Recording Artist John Bucky Tillery, Walk By Faith Go- go Band, Body of Evidence Go- go band, Levictical Psalmists, The AJ Wilson group, Kingdom Worshippers, and some of the areas finest choirs, dance ministries, mime artists, ensembles, and etcs. We will also have a talent show to win DMV's Finest which will be judged by celebrity judges. First place will receive a cash prize. The talent show and concert are two seperate entrys and all proceeds go to Deacon Jerry Calhoun Scholarship Fund to benefit high school seniors with single parents. Not to mentiion it will include face painting, food and non- alcoholic beverages. Come out and participate in this fun- filled family event. Contact Ronale Hoes at 240-463-7633 for more information. 

INFO 7:30pm, Frederick Community College 7932 Opossumtown Pike Frederick, Maryland, 21702

Holiday Bazaar

Boy Scout Troop 23 is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on November 1st from 9:00 - 3:00 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, W. Baltimore Street-Funkstown MD. If you are a vendor or crafter and would like to display your products at this event, please contact Laurie Metz at 240-626-5598 or metzjla124@aol.com. The table fee is $25 for 1 table and $40 for 2 tables.

INFO 9am, St. Paul's Lutheran Church-Funkstown

Celebration of Life

INFO 7pm to 11pm, William Talley Rec Center

Frederick's Tuba Christmas

On Saturday, November 29th, Kick off the holiday season with an afternoon of holiday fun featuring regional Tuba & Euphonium players performing 4 -part Christmas Carols.  After a brief internmission, stay to enjoy the Weinberg's Winterfest; a sing-along featuring the mighty Wurlitzer and Mr. and Mrs. Claus.  Canned food donations for local food banks would be appreciated!

INFO 12pm Noon, Weinberg Center for the Arts 20 W Patrick Street Frederick Maryland