Community Calendar

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Date Event Description Time / Location

20th Annual Western Maryland Blues Fest

The Western MD Blues Fest is celebrating 20 years of great blues music in Hagerstown!  Come celebrate with four jam-packed, jumpin' days filled with music from national, regional and local performers!

INFO Thursday, May 28 - 5PM-8PMFriday, May 29 - 5:30PM-10PMSaturday, May 30 - 12PM-9:30PMSunday, May 31 -, City Center Hagerstown & City Park

Women in Business: Promoting Yourself and Your Business Effectively

A free seminar in its fourth year that brings women together to inspire them and help learn new ways to help their own businesses grow.  Register for the event by call 240-500-2436 and sign up for course number #PRD-477-KT

INFO 8:30am - 2:15pm, Hagerstown Community College, Career Programs Building

3rd Annual Festa Italiana

The event will include an authentic italian village atmosphere in which to enjoy the sights, sounds and aromas of an Italian neighborhood, as well as a performance by The Sicilian Tenors!

The proceeds will go towards providing housing for low income famlies and continue it's work with the Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. 

Homemade italian foods and desserts, a wine and beer garden, a wood fired pizza oven, and a gelato truck!

You could even WIN a free one week vacation in italy for two!! 

Held rain or shine, from 11am - 7:30 pm! Advance admission is only $7 with children ages 5 and under free. Family discounts availible. At the gate, tickets are $12 for adults. To learn more, please visit www.festaitalalianafrederick.com

INFO 11am - 7:30pm, Rose Hill Manor Park

Luxury Bingo to Benefit Veterans


INFO Doors OPEN AT 12/ Eat 1 to 2/ Bingo at 3 p.m, 770 Frederick Street Hagerstown Maryland

Yard Sale

Araby United Methodist Church will hold it's annual yard sale Saturday, June 6th from 8 am to 1 pm. Held rain or shine! Sandwiches, homemade soups, pies and sodas will be available. Araby United Methodist Church is located on Araby Church Road just 3 miles south of Frederick on Route 355 (Past the FSK Mall).

INFO 8am - 1pm, Araby United Methodist Church located on Araby Church Road 3 Miles South of Frederick on Route 355

Church and Community Yard Sale

St. Paul Lutheran Church will have a Church and Community Yard Sale on Saturday, June 6th from 8 am until 2 pm. 

Come enjoy the food, bake sale, plants, treasures and more.  There are still spaces available for rent in St. Paul's  Church parking lot.  

Rain date will be Saturday, June 13th.  

For more information please call 301-834-8855

INFO 8 am- 2 pm, St. Paul Lutheran Church, Burkittsville 5 East Main Street

Emmanuel UMC Yard Sale

Emmanuel United Methodist Church at 802 Summit Avenue in Hagerstown will hold a yard sale in the church parking lot weather permitting or the basement in the event of rain.  Table rentals are available for $10 each.  Donated items will also be accepted.  Baked goods and ho dogs are for sale.  Call 301-73304720 to reserve your table.

INFO 9am - 3pm, Emmanuel UMC Church-Hagerstown

The Frederick debut of “Sing For the Cure, a Proclamation of Hope”

Our organization, One God ~One Voice (OG~OV), a community ecumenical choir will be presenting the Frederick debut of “Sing For the Cure, a Proclamation of Hope” on Saturday, June 6 at the Evangelical Reformed UCC Church in Frederick as a fund-raising effort for The Anne-Lynn Gross Breast Cancer Resource Center located at Frederick Community College. “Sing For the Cure” was originally composed for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.  Anne Lynn, “The Singing Auctioneer”, was a well known member of Frederick’s business community, a philanthropist, a performer with the Chorale, and one of the founding members of OG~OV.  

Please feel free to contact David Cutler, OG~OV president by calling 301-371-6232 or by emailing him at d.l.cutler@comcast.net

INFO 3 pm, Evangelical & Reformed UCC Frederick, MD

Rock the Block

Brunswick 1st Church of God is hosting Rock the Block, June 6th from 4-8pm in the 500 Block of Brunswick St. There will be music, square dancing, children's activities including Tilly the Clown, and of course food. It's all FREE! Yes it is a TOTALLY FREE event! So bring the entire family for some family fun! For more information see our facebook page or call 301-733-3060. 

INFO 4pm - 8pm, 500 Block of Brunswick St

Operation God Bless America XXV

Rev up your bikes for the Operation God Bless America Ride for Veterans.  It's a $10 donation for the ride which departs at 12noon from the Travel Center at I-81 & Rt. 16 in Greencastle, PA and arrives to the Martinsburg VA Hospital around 1pm.  Helmets are required and all motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to attend.  Rain or Shine.  For more info, go to www.facebook.com/ogbaride or www.ogbaride.com or call 717-328-9238.


INFO 9:30 - 1:00pm, Travel Center-Greencastle PA

Hot Rod Legendary Power Tour

The 21st annual HOT ROD Power Tour returns in 2015 with exciting new features for spectators, participants, and auto-enthusiasts worldwide as the seven-day, seven-city journey travels more than 1,000 miles from Madison, WI, to Baton Rouge, LA, June 6-12, 2015.Presented by Chevrolet Performance, HOT ROD Power Tour is widely considered to be the finest high-end automotive tour in the world, bringing to life the pages of HOT ROD magazine as performance car lovers join HOT ROD editors and photographers cruising through small town America. More than 5,800 participants and upward of 90,000 spectators are expected to celebrate as the HOT ROD Power Tour welcomes all makes and models of hot rods, street rods, custom trucks, muscle cars, and performance machines of every vintage and nameplate.

INFO All Day!, Hoover Metropolitan Stadium

4th Annual Bless The Woods Music Festival

33 Eyez presents the fourth annual Bless The Woods Music Festival to help raise funds for lyme disease awareness. 2 nights of camping featuring performances by some of the top (local and not so local) bands on the east coast. Lineup Bond and Bentley TreeHouse Dr Slothclaw Bumpun Uglies Brokedown Hustlers Carl Reef Cheezy and the Crackers Close to Consideration Humandala Jack Funk Kabob-O-Taj The Knolly Moles Loose Ties Mack Against The Wall Mateo Monk One Tribe Pete Lancaster Pooch and the Moochers Red Eye of Jupiter Secondhand Pauzatronic The Substance Supersylum The Reef Time Relapse Uncle Jake and the 18 Wheel Gang Wise Eyes! 

INFO 2pm, Woodmen of the World Campground 8334 Reichard Road Fairplay, Maryland 21733

Glade Valley Home Run For A Cure Charity Softball Game

We will have a charity softball game between the coaches from GVAA and the coaches form LOUYAA. We will be raffling off various items including: gift certificates, Frederick Key's tickets, local business packages etc... All proceeds will go to Matthew Merryman, a 6 year old Frederick County Public School student who was diagnosed with brain cancer at the age of 1. Concessions will be open!

INFO 6pm, Heritage Farm Park, Walkersville, MD

40th Annual Gettysburg Region Antique & Classic Auto & Truck Show and Flea Market

Description: 15 classes, 12 to be judged. Featured cars this year are rear engine & mid engine vehicles through 2015. Registration is $10 until 6/6/15, $15 thereafter. Second vehicle brought by the same family is free. Flea market and car corral spaces are $15 until 6/6/15 and $20 therafter. Good food available!

Eastern Museum of Motor Racing is on the fairgrounds with free admission. Fund day for the whole family!

Cost: Free admission. Parking is $2.00

Latimore Valley Fairgrounds @ Latimore Valley Road York Spring, PA 17372


INFO 7am - 2:30pm, Latimore Valley Fairgrounds @ Latimore Valley Road York Springs, PA 17372

Dentistry from the Heart

FREE dental care for anyone over the age of 18.  Registration begins at 7:00 a.m.  Must register by 11:00 a.m. - first come, first serve.  Free parking and shuttle service at Hagerstown Suns Stadium.

INFO 8 am - 5, 1115 Mt. Aetna Road, Hagerstown, MD

19th Annual Shepherd's Spring Golf Tournament

19th Annual Shepherd's Spring Golf Tournament and Fundraiser will be held this year at Black Rock Golf Course, Hagerstown, on June 15, with an 8:30 start.  Prizes will be awarded.  Participants and sponsors are welcomed! As in previous years, ALL proceeds from the tournament will go towards Shepherd's Spring camp scholarships, allowing more children the life-changing experience of summer camp at Shepherd's Spring Outdoor Ministry. Details: www.shepherdsspring.org

INFO 8:30 am, Black Rock Golf Course, 20025 Mt. Aetna Road, Hagerstown, MD

Fredericktowne Rotary Golf Tournament

Golf tournament beenfits the Heartly House and will offer a Helicopter Ball Drop, a chance to win a new Ford Mustang, Mulligans & Raffles, a chance to win $1 Million and a Silent Auction.  Get details and an entry form at www.fredericktownerotary.com

INFO 10:30am, Musket Ridge Golf Club

Fruit Ninja

Fruit Ninja comes alive in our community event hosted by Red Lotus Martial Arts Center. From apples, cantaloupe, bananas, and watermelon we are inviting the public to show us their inner ninja as they slice and even smash tasty targets. No experience necessary, tools provided. $10 cutting/smashing ticket, family oriented event for ages 4-84.

INFO 12pm Noon - 4pm, Point of Rocks, MD 21777 at the park next to the Marc Station

Ovarian Cancer Walk

This year the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) Frederick Chapter will be hosting their 2nd annual 5K Walk to Break The Silence on Ovarian Cancer in Baker Park, 121 Bentz Street Frederick, MD. on June 20, 2015 at 9am. Our walk is sponsored by Cancer Care & Infusion Center of Frederick and Mt. Airy, Frederick Regional Health System and Maryland Title Center. It is inspiring and energizing day for ours survivors and a day to remember and pay tribute to those we have lost to the disease. Last year, we expected 150 participants and to raise $20,000. We were amazed by the immense community support as we had over 530 walkers and raised $75,000 for awareness and research for a cure. 

We walk to raise funds but mainly we walk to raise awareness of this deadly disease. Breast cancer advocates have done a wonderful job of awareness and we are hoping to make the Teal ribbon and what it stands for better known to all women. To learn more about the event, to donate or register, please go to nocc.kintera.ord/frederickmd

INFO 9am, Baker Park @ 121 Bentz St. Frederick MD

Wegmans Passport to Family Wellness & Docs in the Park Quest

Join Us to Walk the Parks                                    

Free Family Event  Join the Frederick County Health Department and Parks and Rec for a day of fun as we kick off our first annual Passport to Family Wellness Event. Pick up a passport and walk the first of 11 trails with your friends and family. If you walk five trails located in the passport you will receive a variety of prizes at the Frederick County Parks and Rec Offices.  If you walk all 11 trails the prizes keep getting better! This event will include:-A free breakfast provided by Wegmans -Various Vendors (Fresh produce, Health Department Tables, and Giveaways) -Blood Pressure and Body Fat Analysis health checks-Scavenger Hunts for the Kids -Fly Fishing Demonstrations -Learn about Nature from experience Nature Center Staff For more information please visit:  www.DocsInThePark.com or 301-600-2936

INFO 9 am - 1 pm, Fountain Rock Park 5811 Nature Center Place Walkersville, MD 21793

2nd Annual Ovarian Cancer 5K Walk to Break the Silence

This year the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) Frederick Chapter will host their 2nd Annual 5K Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer in Baker Park on June 20th 2015 at 9 am.  

Last year $20,000 was expected to be raised but over $75,000 was raised for awareness and research for a cure. Ovarian cancer is often referred to as a "silent Killer" as it has vague sings and symptoms and is usually diagnosed at a late stage.   We walk to raise funds but we mainly walk to raise awareness.

For more information on registration and donating please visit www.nocc.kintera.org/frederickmd


INFO 9 am, Baker Park Frederick

First Annual Walkersville's 3 on 3 Business Ball- Out

The First Annual Walkersville 3 on 3 Business Ball-Out event is happening on Staurday June 20th at 10am.


This is a coed event for people 18 years and older.  There is a fee of $200 per team with a limit of 5 players per team.  A portion of the proceeds will create college scholarships for local students.

There will be concessions, autographed sports memorabilia to be auctioned off and a lot of fun!

For more information to register please call Dell at 301-524-3146

Information can also be found online at www.delanthonysports.com

INFO 10 am, Walkersville Recreation Center 83 Frederick Street. Walkersville, Maryland.

Knock Blindness Out of the Park

Kids and adults, blind & sighted, will get on the field and play beep baseball* with the Hagerstown Suns! This will be followed by a Suns baseball game, and finally a spectacular fireworks show! There will also be a sports oriented silent auction!

INFO 6pm, Hagerstown Suns Stadium

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School.....activities, crafts, snacks & fun!!

INFO 9:30 am - Noon, 3440 Buckeystown Pike Buckeystown MD


Our church will be holding our 2nd annual PraiseFest to bring our community together with a day of praise and worship with several bands, Disney bounce house, dunk tank, graffiti wall, games, prizes, silent auction, tournaments with food and fun for all. The theme for this year's PraiseFest is "PraiseFest for Youth." All proceeds from this event will go toward our Youth Outreach Ministry by funding activities such as camping/hiking, lock-ins, worship concerts, church camp, youth retreats and special speakers that will focus on issues that our youth face each day. Come out an enjoy a day of worship, fun, food and fellowship with us.

INFO 12pm - 6pm, Church of God of Prophecy, 5608 Bartonsville Road, Frederick, Md. 21704

Family Drive-In Movie Night

Cumberland Valley Chapter Young Professionals, are doing a Family Drive-In Movie School Drive Event on August 7th. I requested the movie "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2" $10 a carload if they bring a school supply or $15 a carload without a School Supply. We are welcoming people to bring their classic cars out and having a nostalgic theme. All donations and supplies are staying local to support our community.  

INFO 9pm, Family Recreation Park

Direct to Vets Poker Run

INFO 12:30pm, Brunswick American Legion