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:
Deep Creek Dunk -- February 20, 2016
Garrett County Fair -- July 30 - August 6, 2016
Deep Creek Art & Wine Festival -- Sept. 10, 2016
Autumn Glory Festival -- October 12-16, 2016

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.

Free Wine Tasting
McHenry Beverage Shoppe, 1-5 p.m.
Join us for our weekly wine tasting free of charge. Each week will be a new experience hosted by professionals in the wine industry.

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. 

Friday February 5

Hero's Day
Wisp Resort
All military and rescue personnel get special one complimentary lift ticket plus discounted rates on rentals, mountain park tickets, lodging and family tickets.  Weather permitting.

Thursday February 11 - Saturday February 13

Couples of Comedy
Our Town Theatre
An original piece featuring some of your favorite comedic duos from the 40s-70s.  Couples of Comedy finds George Burns, trying to put together a last minute show with his wife, Gracie Allen. They call on Lucille Ball, Ethel Mertz, Laverne De Fazio, Shirley Feeney, Lou Costello, and Archie and Edith Bunker to help make it happen!  The doors will open at 7 pm and the show will start at 8. Tickets are $10 each, but members of Our Town Theatre will be admitted at no cost. More information can be found at www.ourtowntheatre.org or by calling 301-334-5640.  

Friday February 12

Sin City Slayer, A Vegas Murder Mystery
CARC at Garrett College, 6-9 p.m.
$35/person or $60/couple
Skip the lines on Valentines! The CARC will be transformed into the Cosmo Casino for one extravagant night of murder, mystery and fun.  Casino tables will open at 6pm.  Show and dinner will begin at 7pm.  Your ticket will include Appetizers, dinner, desert a show and 10 casino chips. Dress in your best Vegas outfit to win prizes.  It would be a sin to miss this!

Saturday February 13

Blackstrap Rail Jam Series #2
Wisp Resort, registration 5:30, competition 6:30
Located in Central Park this rail jam is open to both skiers and riders. This yearís Competitions will be set and judged as a points series. Individuals have the opportunity to score up ten points each event. The overall points leader after the March 5 finals will awarded the grand prize and deemed the Series Champion Prizes: Pro - Cash / Armature - Sponsorship Swag Bag

Casino Night
Dutch at Silver Tree lower level, 7-11 p.m.
Feeling Lucky?  Come on out for the Deep Creek Lake Lion's Club Casino Night at Dutch's at Silver Tree.  Come try your luck at Blackjack, Poker and our Money Wheel!  All proceeds benefit our Blind Skier and Camper Programs.

Saturday February 13 & 14

Winterfest
Town of Oakland
FREE
GOBA sponsors "Winterfest" which is always held President's Day weekend in February. Events often include ice carving demonstrations by Master Ice Carver Bill Sandusky, illuminated ice sculptures, interactive sculptures, store specials, vendors/crafters, carriage rides, exceptional dining and more!

Friday February 19

Goosebumps & Grapes
Honi-Honi
Wine tasting and bonfire to benefit Special Olympics Maryland

Saturday, February 20

Deep Creek Dunk
Beach at Uno's/Honi-Honi, registration at noon; dunk at 2 p.m.
Collect a minimum of $75 in donations to take a daring dip into the icy waters of Deep Creek Lake.  All monies raised benefit Special Olympics of Maryland.

Friday February 26

Black Tie Bowling
The Alley, 9 p.m.
Price varies with ticket package
Join us for Black Tie Bowling at the Alley, to benefit the Dove Center.  The event will take place at The Alley, February 26, 2016, from 9 pm - midnight.  Come dressed for the Academy Award themed event, in semi formal or formal wear, or use your creativity and create an original costume.

Saturday February 27

HART for Animals Adoption Event
HART Animal Center
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
HART will be holding animal adoption events the last Saturday of each month (weather permitting) at the HART Animal Center from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the HART Animal Center. The adoption event will feature adoptable dogs and cats from the Garrett County Animal Shelter.
The HART for Animals adoption policy and process will be applicable during the Adoption Day events. For more information, please call 301.387.7729 or visit www.hartforanimals.org

Monday February 29

Wisp Benefit Day
Proceeds from Benefit Day ticket sales will go to Garrett Lakes Arts Festival. Tickets are $24 per person for adults or children 6 and older, which includes lift ticket access for skiing and snowboarding. All activities are weather permitting. Ski Operations will operate from 9am - 5pm. There will be various entertainment throughout the day in celebration of the arts.

Saturday March 5

Blackstrap Rail Jam Series #3
Wisp Resort, registration 5:30, competition 6:30
Located in Central Park this rail jam is open to both skiers and riders. This yearís Competitions will be set and judged as a points series. Individuals have the opportunity to score up ten points each event. The overall points leader after the March 5 finals will awarded the grand prize and deemed the Series Champion Prizes: Pro - Cash / Armature - Sponsorship Swag Bag

Fracking Western Maryland? Documentary screening
Garrett 8 Cinemas, 9:30 a.m.
Free admission, seating is first come, first served
FRACKING WESTERN MARYLAND? is a documentary film by Mike Wicklein who has captured the contentious issues surrounding the fracking moratorium bill that was passed in the 2015 legislative session. The film features many familiar faces of Garrett County and legislators in Annapolis who advocated for and fought against the bill. You will learn how Engage Mountain Maryland rallied support to change the trajectory of this very important decision to hit the pause button on fracking in Western Maryland. Mike Wicklein will be present for this unprecedented premiere at Garrett 8 Cinemas to share his unique perspective on how the film developed from a 10 minute short to a 70 minute feature documentary.

Sunday March 6

Celebrate Heritage Tubing Afternoon
Wisp Resort Tubing Park, 2-4
$25 includes two-hour tubing session, slice of pizza & a drink
Bundle up the kids in hats, scarves and mittens and head for the mountain because thatís where youíll find plenty of tubing terrain. Come out and enjoy an afternoon filled with tubing fun and pizza too while helping to support the Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area of Garrett County. A portion of each ticket cost benefits the Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area of Garrett County. See you at the top of the Mountain! 

Saturday March 12

Benefit Sausage Gravy/Pancake Supper
Deep Creek Volunteer Fire Department, 3-6 pm
Sausage Gravy & biscuits. Home fries, Pancakes & applesauce. Assorted drinks. Donation . Benefits Workman Warrior's Relay for Life Team. Fighting CANCER!!