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:
Taste of Garrett Trails -- June 28, 2015
Garrett County Fair -- August 1-8, 2015
Deep Creek Art & Wine Festival -- Sept. 11-13, 2015
Autumn Glory Festival -- October 7-11, 2015

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

Every Saturday

A Touch of Class Wine & Beer Tasting Tours
Departs and returns to Deep Creek Beverage, 12-4
$49 includes tastings and transportation
Includes Visiting and Tasting at the following venues: Mountain State Brewing Company, Fireside Wine & Deli, Black Bear Wine and Words, Deep Creek Beverage.  Transportation is provided in 14 passenger Vans & limousines Minimum booking must be met, Personal pick ups may be available for an additional fee.  Call 301-501-5466 (LIMO) for a reservation.

Every Wednesday

Wet & Wild Wednesdays
Garrett College CARC, 6-8
$7/swimmer, $25/family of 4
When the tubes go in the FUN begins!  Wild and Wet Wednesdays are held every week.  It's a lazy river without the river.  Come enjoy floating away while listening to summer jams in our pool.  Rain or shine it's always sunny and 70 at the CARC. 

Every Wednesday & Saturday

Mountain Fresh Farmer's Market
Mountain Fresh Pavilion, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Join us for an Old-Fashioned Farmers Market every week from June - October on Wednesdays & Saturdays in Oakland!

Thursday, July 2

Oakland Pocket Park MovieThe Lego Movie
In the Pocket Park on Second Street in Oakland, dusk
Free
Enjoy a family night under the stars with a free movie outdoor movie. Bring your own blanket or chair. In the event of rain, movie is shown in the Mountain Fresh Pavilion.  

Friday July 3 & Saturday July 4

2015 Championship Rodeo
Garrett County Fairgrounds
Rodeo starts at 7:30 with gates opening at 5:30.
Tickets are on sale now at Arrowhead, Grantsville Ag, Fratz True Value, Glotfelty Tire, Oakland Southern States, and Little Sandys at the lake. Advanced tickets are $8 adult and $4 children under 12. Gate prices are $10 adult and $5 child.

Friday July 3

Broadford Park Fireworks
7:30
$4/car
The Garrett Community Concert Band and The Garrett Choral Society are honored to present a musical celebration of our Nations Birthday of July Fourth at the Broadford Park July Third Firework Festivities.  The band and chorus will present several  patriotic selections together including Carmen Dragons rendition of America The Beautiful plus a salute to our Armed Forces both present active and retired personnel.  The chorus will present several Americana selections and the band will do likewise. The Celebration will being at 7:30 pm at Pavilion #1 where there will be plenty of room for picnics and enjoyment of the beautiful surroundings.  Bring chairs and/or blankets for seating.  The fireworks will begin at the conclusion of the Stars and Stripes Forever which will be at approximately 9:30 pm.

Deep Creek Lion's Boat Parade
7 p.m. 

The parade will start from the McHenry cove and will proceed in single file past a number of judging stations along the route. Spectators at the judging stations will vote for their favorite boats, and prizes will be awarded in a number of categories, with a Grand Prize consisting of a custom-designed Winner’s Pennant and trophy. Entrants in the parade will need to pay a MINIMUM $25 registration fee at the Grand Marshal’s boat anchored off the in the McHenry cove, and the number of entries are limited, so be sure to pre-register to ensure your spot.

Saturday, July 4

Free Fishing Day
Statewide
No license is required to fish in the state of Maryland

Fire on the Mountain Fireworks Display
Beginning at dusk
Prime viewing from the McHenry area and McHenry Cove by boat.  Rain date is July 5.

Wednesday July 8

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Wiley & the Hairy Man
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 11 a.m & 7 p.m.
Tickets $7.50

Thursday, July 9

Oakland Pocket Park Movie:  Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
In the Pocket Park on Second Street in Oakland, dusk
Free
Enjoy a family night under the stars with a free movie outdoor movie. Bring your own blanket or chair. In the event of rain, movie is shown in the Mountain Fresh Pavilion.   

Friday, July 10 - Sunday, July 12

From the Past: Vignettes of Deep Creek Lake
Our Town Theatre, 7 p.m.
Cost: donation to theatre
Reservations are required and can be made by calling 301-334-5640, option 1.

Saturday July 11 & Sunday, July 12

Art in the Park
Deep Creek Lake State Park Discovery Center
10-5 Saturday, 10-4 Sunday
Park entrance fees apply
Original Artwork and Fine Craft including: jewelry, photography, pottery, baskets, painting and more by regional artisan vendors. Food, Nature Programs, Silent Auction and Craft Demonstrations on the shores of Deep Creek Lake State Park.
Information 301.387.7067 This event is sponsored by the Western Garrett County State Parks Volunteers, Inc. www.discoverycenterdcl.com

Saturday July 11

Dog-Gone FUNdraiser
Garrett College
Free admission
A day full of events and auctions to benefit the Garrett County Humane Society.

 

Tuesday, July 14

Family Movie Night
Taylor-Made Office
Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales, McHenry, Call 1-866-351-1119 for show times.  Enjoy a family-friendly movie and popcorn under the stars!  This is a free event, and the public is invited to attend.

Wednesday July 15

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Wiley & the Hairy Man
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 11 a.m & 7 p.m.
Tickets $7.50

Thursday, July 16

Oakland Pocket Park Movie Happy Feet
In the Pocket Park on Second Street in Oakland, dusk
Free
Enjoy a family night under the stars with a free movie outdoor movie. Bring your own blanket or chair. In the event of rain, movie is shown in the Mountain Fresh Pavilion.   

Friday, July 17 & Saturday July 18

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Into the Woods
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets $10.00

TriState Festival Auction & Cruise-In
Garrett Fairgrounds, 4:30-8:30 Friday; 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday
Free
Amish furniture, quilts, art, tools and vacations available for auction. Marketplace items, surrey rides, kids fun, silent auction and a cruise-in

Saturday, July 18

Friendsville Fiddle & Banjo Contest
Friendsville Town Park, 4 p.m.
$5 admission
Open to all fiddle and banjo players to compete for cash prizes.  Registration begins at 5 p.m. for the contest.  Food and refreshments available at 4 and the Bear Hill Bluegrass Band will perform at 4:30.  For information, call 301-746-5576 or 301-616-5576

Old Time Jam
New Germany State Park, 7:30
Free
These informal gatherings provide an opportunity for musicians and listeners of all ages to share and enjoy traditional “old-timey” Appalachian music.  The Jams will be held at the New Germany Lake House, from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., with no charge for admission. Food, refreshments, and gifts will be available for purchase at the Lake House.  For more information, please call the Ranger Station at 301-895-5453.

Tuesday, July 21

Family Movie Night
Taylor-Made Office
Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales, McHenry, Call 1-866-351-1119 for show times.  Enjoy a family-friendly movie and popcorn under the stars!  This is a free event, and the public is invited to attend.

Wednesday July 22

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Wiley & the Hairy Man
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 11 a.m & 7 p.m.
Tickets $7.50

Thursday, July 23

Oakland Pocket Park MovieBig Hero 6
In the Pocket Park on Second Street in Oakland, dusk
Free
Enjoy a family night under the stars with a free movie outdoor movie. Bring your own blanket or chair. In the event of rain, movie is shown in the Mountain Fresh Pavilion.   

Friday, July 24 & Saturday July 25

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Into the Woods
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets $10.00

Sunday July 26

Big Bucks Bingo
Grantsville American Legion
Doors open at 1:00 PM with regular games beginning at 2:00 PM. Tickets are $40 and may be purchased at the post home, 108 Miller Street Grantsville or by calling 301-895-5247 or 301-616-8307.

Tuesday, July 28

Family Movie Night
Taylor-Made Office
Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales, McHenry, Call 1-866-351-1119 for show times.  Enjoy a family-friendly movie and popcorn under the stars!  This is a free event, and the public is invited to attend.

Wednesday July 29

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Wiley & the Hairy Man
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 11 a.m & 7 p.m.
Tickets $7.50

Thursday, July 30

Oakland Pocket Park MovieCharlotte's Web
In the Pocket Park on Second Street in Oakland, dusk
Free
Enjoy a family night under the stars with a free movie outdoor movie. Bring your own blanket or chair. In the event of rain, movie is shown in the Mountain Fresh Pavilion.   

Thursday, July 30 - Saturday August 1

Theatre on the Lake Performance:  Fools
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets $10.00
A comedy by Neil Simon

Saturday August 1

Old Time Jam
New Germany State Park, 7:30
Free
These informal gatherings provide an opportunity for musicians and listeners of all ages to share and enjoy traditional “old-timey” Appalachian music.  The Jams will be held at the New Germany Lake House, from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., with no charge for admission. Food, refreshments, and gifts will be available for purchase at the Lake House.  For more information, please call the Ranger Station at 301-895-5453.