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 21, 2015
Garrett County Fair -- August 1-8, 2015
Autumn Glory Festival -- October 7-11, 2015

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

November 12

Joan Crawford Lecture Series
Voices from the Holocaust

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.

Fall Beer Pairing Dinner
Mountain State Brewing Co., 6 p.m.
$30
Four-course dinner paired with four beers. Reservations are required.  Call the brewery at 301-387-3360.

November 12 - 16

God's Favorite
Our Town Theatre, 12-15 -- 8 p.m., 16 -- 2 p.m.
Tickets for Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday performances are $8 each and $10 for Friday and Saturday.
Neil Simon's hilarious retelling of the story of Job. Join us as Joe Benjamin's faith and resolve is tested over and over again with hysterical results. Reservations may be made by emailing at ourtowntheatre@gmail.com or by calling the theatre at 301-334-5640

November 14

Dutch's Dinner for GLAF
Dutch's at Silver Tree, 5-9
Come and enjoy a WONDERFUL meal at Dutch's at Silver Tree. A percantage of your bill will be donated, by Dutch's to the Garrett Lakes Arts Festival to support the arts in Garrett County.

November 15

Wisp Winter Job Fair
Wisp Resort Hotel, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Books over Brunch  POSTPONED
Pine Lodge Steakhouse, 11-1
$35
The Garrett College Foundation is hosting, for the first time ever, a Books Over Brunch auction event. Guests will enjoy a buffet brunch and have an opportunity to bid on a signed copy of work by local authors and other books from the Book Mark'et - just in time for the holidays. All proceeds from the live auction will be used to assist Garrett College students with the purchase of textbooks. Call 301-387-7171 or email kearstin.hinebaugh@garrettcollege.edu

November 20

Joan Crawford Lecture Series
The Development of the Hospital System Civil War
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.

November 28 & 29

Festival of Trees
GC Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Join us for the Festival of Trees, Garrett County, to be held November 28 & 29, at the Fairground Exhibit Hall in McHenry, MD.  The event begins at 9 am and lasts until 6 pm, and includes a vast array of family activities.  Designer decorated trees, wreaths, centerpieces, and gingerbread houses are on exhibit, and will be auctioned Saturday at 6 pm, in the Grand Finale Auction.  Bring the kids to Breakfast with Santa and then Frosty's Funland for Santa's Bakery, crafts, mail a letter to Santa, facepainting, or to shop in Elfenheim Mall for $1 per item.  There will be live entertainment with dance groups on stage, and SuGO Lego robotics.  Many local vendors will be there, selling their creations. Costs: $5.  Visit www.fotgc.com for full event details.  Proceeds benefit the Dove Center.

November 29

Pet Adoption Event
HART Animal Center, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
HART will be holding animal adoption event on Saturday, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the HART Animal Center. The monthly event takes place on the last Saturday of each month. The adoption event will feature adoptable dogs and cats from the Garrett County Animal Shelter. The Center is located at 1265 Bumble Bee Road in Accident, Maryland.

December 5 & 6

Red Cross Home for the Holidays House Tour
Various locations, Fri. 4-9 p.m.; Sat. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Annual fundaiser for the Garrett County Chapter of the American Red Cross.  This year's tour includes tow homes, an inn and musuem.  Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 the day of the tour.  Tickets are available at Gregg's Pharmacy, Medicine Shoppe in Grantsville, Annie's Kitchen, Arrowhead and Deep Creek Pharmacy. 

Christmas in the Village
Spruce Forest Artisan Village, Fri. 4-8; Sat. 12-8
Free
Candle luminaries light the way around fire-warmed studios and historic museums during this free event. Meet the artists and purchase gifts. Hands-on activities for kids. Choral programs in the village church.

December 10

Joan Crawford Lecture Series
Expedition Antarctica
Garrett College, 7 - 8 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.

December 27

Pet Adoption Event
HART Animal Center, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
HART will be holding animal adoption event on Saturday, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the HART Animal Center. The monthly event takes place on the last Saturday of each month. The adoption event will feature adoptable dogs and cats from the Garrett County Animal Shelter. The Center is located at 1265 Bumble Bee Road in Accident, Maryland.