Circumstances may cause events to be changed. Please confirm with the contacts listed.
Please advise of any upcoming events that we have not included.
Mail us or call (301) 387-5898.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:
Autumn Glory Festival -- October 8-12, 2014
Deep Creek Dunk -- February 21, 2015
Garrett County Fair -- August 1-8, 2015

See also, State Parks Info. and  Wisp page, for more events

Every Wednesday & Saturday
Mountain Fresh Farmer's Market
Oakland Pavilion, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

All Month

Think Pink Art Exhibit
Oakland B&O Museum
Free
Art Exhibit in honor of breast cancer awareness month.

October 3 & 4

Springs Folk Festival
Springs, PA, 9 - 5
Adults $5; 6-18 $2; 5 and under free
Over 100 demonstrating craftsmen, continual music performances, PA Dutch foods, hayrides, antique farm equipment, demonstrations and more. 

October 3

Garrett College Open House
McHenry Campus, 9 - 3
Discover Garrett College in person at our Fall Open House. Explore our unique programs of study, transfer opportunities, learn about the Garrett County Scholarship program and other forms of financial aid available. Tour our campus, residence halls and recreation facilities. To register contact 301-387-3044 or visit us online at www.garrettcollege.edu

October 4

Deep Creek VFC Crab Feast
DC Volunteer Fire Company Hall 3-10 p.m. (crab service 5-8)
$40 per person
All-you-can-eat crabs, corn and other dishes.  Beer, wine and soda included.  DJ entertainment, raffles, cornhole tournament and more.  NO TICKETS will be sold at the door. Call 301-387-5252 for tickets and information.

October 4 & 5

Capitol Cup Mountain Bike Race
Wisp Resort
Competitors $75; Spectators Free
Four race disciplines will define this race as an all-mountain challenge including downhill, enduro, dual track and pump track.

October 6

Joan Crawford Lecture Series
Garrett College, 7 p.m.
Free
Created in memory and honor of Joan Crawford, who dedicated her life to serving Garrett College and the community, this sequence of presentations is offered free of charge each year and is open to the public. 'Halina Silber - Holocaust and Schindler's List Survivor' presented by Halina Silber

October 8-12

47th Annual Autumn Glory Festival
Countywide events

October 10

Southern Boys Basketball Benefit Scramble
Oakland Golf Club, noon
$60 entry fee
Come out and support the Southern High School Boys Basketball Team and welcome back Coach tom Bosley.  The Scramble will be on Friday, October 10, 2014 at noon.  There will be 4 person teams; net & gross prizes, and a Turkey Dinner!

October 13

Garrett College Expo
Garrett College Gymnasium, 6-8 p.m.
Free
Meet over 40 college, military and technical school representatives at the Garrett County College Expo on Monday, October 13th, 2014 from 6:00-8:00pm in the Garrett College Gymnasium. Four scholarships will be awarded for use at any college to 2 Northern High School and 2 Southern High School Seniors! Two $100 book scholarships will be awarded for use at Garrett College to 2 seniors attending from any high school! Financial Aid Workshop from 6 to 6:30pm. For more information about the College Expo, please call 301-387-3044 or toll-free 866-554-2773

October 18

Garrett College Open House
McHenry Campus, 9 - 3
Discover Garrett College in person at our Fall Open House. Explore our unique programs of study, transfer opportunities, learn about the Garrett County Scholarship program and other forms of financial aid available. Tour our campus, residence halls and recreation facilities. To register contact 301-387-3044 or visit us online at www.garrettcollege.edu

Fall Bazaar
Zion Lutheran Church, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Zion Lutheran Church in Accident Maryland's Annual Fall Bazaar. Sauerkraut.   Handmade crafts.  Quilts.  White Elephant sale (opens early).  Soups.  Apple Dumplings.

Caberet Musical Evening
St. Peter's Parish Hall, 7-10
$15/person

Join us to celebrate CDA Ct. Oaklandís 35th anniversary with a Fall evening Cabaret of Music and Dance in the relaxed atmosphere of St. Peterís Church Fr. Martin Field Parish Hall. Musical Entertainment provided by Muriel and Mark Franc, accomplished local musicians and singers performing WW2 era and Broadway along with music from the 60ís thru 80ís. Doors Open at 6pm Music from 7 to 10pm  serving Light Fare - BYOB Reserved Seating available - $15 per person. Contact Jean at 301-334-3157 or Pickup Tickets at the Parish Office.


October 24

Power of Possibilities Summit
Garrett College, 7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
If you believe the success of our rural area depends on a focus and support of entrepreneur's and innovators, join us at this conference. Geared towards education, government, funding and non-profits, this conference will be a day to link the Garrett County infrastructure to the larger regional ecosystem. There will be multiple guest speakers including Gallup, Inc and the National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE). A competition for various stages of entrepreneurs and innovators will be announced and will drive a series of training and mentoring opportunities until April/May 2015. More details can be found at www.4RuralSuccess.com .

October 28

History of Deep Creek Lake
Uno's lower level, 6-8
Free (rsvp requested)
Free pizza buffet and presentation on the History of Deep Creek Lake by Ed King (author of Famous Boats of Deep Creek Lake) courtesy of the Creek Lake Lion's Club RSVP on Facebook or call Chris at 301 616 7881 or
dimesy23@gmail.com

October 29

Joan Crawford Lecture Series
Garrett College, noon
Free
Created in memory and honor of Joan Crawford, who dedicated her life to serving Garrett College and the community, this sequence of presentations is offered free of charge each year and is open to the public. 'Marketing the Presidency, a Visual Tour of Presidential Campaign Items of the Century' is presented by Steve Mihaly.