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Little Yough Summer Music Festival
Name: Little Yough Summer Music Festival
Date: July 12, 2013
Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
The Little Yough Summer Concert Series will begin its 17th season! Come to downtown Oakland and join us for a night under the stars. Bring your chairs, blankets and refreshments if you would like. They are every Friday evening from July 5-September 6, concerts begin at 7:00pm and go until approximently 9:30 pm. You can also come a little early and get some food from one of our many delicious food vendors. Concerts are held in the Mt. Fresh Pavilion on Town Park Lane next to the Little Yough river. Complete performers descriptions can be found at www.agreatsmalltown.com
. Concerts are FREE
, but donations are graciously accepted. Hope to see you there!
July 12-Dennis McClung
Mt. Fresh Pavilion on Town Park Lane in downtown Oakland next to the Little Yough River.
7/6/2013-9/06/2013 Concerts begin at 7:00pm
Michelle Ross 301-334-2691
Art in the Park
Name: Art in the Park
Date: July 13, 2013 – July 14, 2013
Forty-five+ artists display and sell their work in the magnificent setting of Deep Creek Lake State Park. Artwork for sale includes jewelry, photography, wood working, pottery, fused glass, furniture, soaps, rugs, paintings, baskets, and so much more. All handmade. Arrive by boat, car or on foot. Enter thru the gate of the park. (Park service fee does apply.) Entertainment, food, naturalist programs and children’s art tent among the featured activities. Co-sponsored by Western Garrett County State Park Volunteers and Garrett County Arts Council. Plan to come for the day to enjoy the Art in the Park, the beach, and all the park has to offer. For more information contact 301-387-7067.
Deep Creek Lake State Park
Saturday/ 10am – 5pm
Park service fee-$3 per person for MD residents; $5 per person for out-of-state.
Nunsense II: The Second Coming
Name: Nunsense II: The Second Coming
Date: July 13, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Musical theatre comedy suitable for all ages.
The Barn at Ridge View Valley
Mountain Fresh Farmers Markets in Oakland
Name: Mountain Fresh Farmers Markets in Oakland
Date: July 13, 2013
Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Mountain Fresh Farmers Markets feature the area’s freshest fruits, vegetables, berries, and herbs as well as plants, eggs, honey, cut flowers, delicious grassfed meats, goat’s milk cheeses, home baked goods, jams & jellies, hand made crafts, and more each Wednesday and Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm in beautiful downtown Oakland, just a 15 minute drive south from Deep Creek Lake.
We’re a “Producer-Only” market, meaning that you are purchasing the items directly from farmers, bakers, and artisans, as we do not allow any reselling at our market.
Downtown Oakland at the corner of South First Street and Alley 3/Town Park Ln, just off Route 39 across the railroad tracks from the Oakland B&O Museum.
Wednesdays & Saturdays, 10 am to 1 pm
Call 301-334-6960 or email info@MountainFresh.org
Garrett County Humane Society Dog-Gone Fundraiser
The Garrett County Humane Society’s Dog-Gone FUNdraiser will be held on Saturday, July 13, at the Garrett County Fairgrounds starting at 10 a.m.
“This annual event offers free admission to a day of fun events to help our local volunteer organization raise the funds we need to continue to help homeless and neglected animals in Garrett County,” said GCHS president Lisa Baker.
Activities will include the Benefit Dog Walk; Canine Costume Contest, Meet the Breed; two special dog demonstrations and a large silent auction.
A snack bar will be available and raffle tickets with three cash prizes will be for sale until the drawings at 2:30 p.m.
The first 100 people to attend will receive a free “goodie” bag and there will be a small cash-and-carry gift corner.
The silent auction will include gift items for bidders, including restaurant/store gift certificates and Pittsburgh Zoo, Carnegie Natural History Museum and Phipps Conservatory tickets. Bids will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
A new event added last year is a small live auction slated for 2:00 p.m. A Washington Capitals hockey puck, a Steelers Troy Polamalu print and a Baltimore Orioles print are among the items are available.
Little Wonders Petting Zoo will be on site with various creatures for you to meet and Pleasant Valley Grooming will be offering nail trims for a small donation.
Forms to pre-register for the Benefit Dog Walk are available at any of the local veterinarian offices or on the GCHS website at www.garrettcohumanesociety.com.
The popular Canine Costume Contest is set for 12:30 p.m. There is a $10/dog fee to enter the event and prizes will be awarded to the top three winners.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
||Garrett County Sheriffs Dept. Dog Demo
||Benefit dog walk
||Meet the breed parade
||Canine costume contest
||Husky Power Dog Sledding Demo
||Live auction of celebrity items
||End of silent auction and raffle ticket winners drawn