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 25, 2017
Garrett County Fair -- July 29 - August 5, 2017
Autumn Glory Festival -- October 11-15, 2017
Deep Creek Art & Wine Festival -- Sept. 8-10, 2017

See also State Parks and Entertainment Guide, 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
$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. 

ws & happenings at Subaru. Be sure to stop by the Subaru village and say hello!

Friday February 17

Oakland Winterfest Prince and Princess Ball
Oakland Community Center (Armory), 6 p.m.
Free
FREE community event! Dress as Royalty - Bring the entire family out for a night of magic & enchantment. Dancing, face painting, bounce houses, crafts, storytelling, photos by a professional photographer, crowning of Oakland's Winterfest Royalty and interaction with real princes and princesses!

Pine Cone Bird Feeders
New Germany State Park, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
New Germany State Park is for the birds this weekend!  Beginner birders are invited to join Ranger Daniel Lewis at the Lake House to learn some bird-feeding tips, such as what to feed different species, when and where to hang feeders, and how to protect birds from disease by keeping feeders clean.  Participants will have
the opportunity to make their own pine cone bird feeders to take home with them.

Saturday February 18

BlackStrap Rail Jam Series #2
Competition Location: Central Park
$15 & $5 refundable race bib deposit (cash only) Located in Central Park this rail jam is open to both skiers and riders. This year’s 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 4 finals will awarded the grand prize and deemed the Series Champion
 

Great Backyard Bird Count, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
New Germany State Park invites bird watchers of all ages to join the Maryland Conservation Corps for the 20th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) on Feb. 18.  The GBBC is a National Audubon Society event that encourages people around the world to count birds for as little as 15 minutes (or as long as they wish) and report their sightings online at birdcount.org.  The information collected helps researchers learn more about global bird populations.  The activity will begin inside the Lake House at 9:00 a.m.  Beginners are welcome to participate and will be partnered with Corps members to help identify and count birds

Friday February 24

Goosebumps and Grapes
Honi-Honi, 6- 9 p.m.
$20
Get a sampling of a variety of wine and craft beers. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Maryland

Saturday February 25

Deep Creek Dunk
Honi-Honi
Registration at noon, dunk begins at 2
Minimum $75 in donations to dunk, free for spectators
The 19th Annual MSP/NRP Deep Creek Dunk - don't be left out of the cold! Let the fun begin and be a part of all the chills and thrills of Dunk 2017 on February 25, 2017 in Deep Creek Lake. It's not just an event - it's an experience that has become a winter-time tradition for thousands of warm-hearted Dunkers! And it all benefits Maryland's children and adults with intellectual disabilities, as they enjoy the life-changing benefits of participating with Special Olympics Maryland.

Saturday February 25 & Sunday February 26

Oakland Winterfest  (rescheduled from a previous date)
Downtown Oakland
Free
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!

Saturday March 4

BlackStrap Rail Jam Series #3
Competition Location: Central Park
$15 & $5 refundable race bib deposit (cash only) Located in Central Park this rail jam is open to both skiers and riders. This year’s 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 4 finals will awarded the grand prize and deemed the Series Champion

Saturday March 11

Oakland VFD Mega Bash
Oakland Firehall, noon - 6:10 p.m.
$100/ticket, only 500 tickets sold
The 2017 Mega Bash is just around the corner and we are giving out over $33,550 in cash prizes!! Only 500 tickets are to be sold with 185 chances to win CASH!! Ticket includes two chances to win, food, and drink for ticket holder and guest during the entire event. Get your tickets today from any member of the OVFD, call (301)616-3776 or stop by any of the below businesses to purchase a ticket: JG Pub, Glotfelty Lumber, Mt. State Insurance, Rapid Repair, Mike Frazee Trucking, Rite Price Luke's Liquor/ 7-11, Fisher Auto Parts

Saturday March 25

DCVFC Gun & Cash Bash
Deep Creek Firehall, noon - 6
Come out and enjoy a fun filled day of all you can eat and drink, DJ entertainment, tips and more. Contact any DCVFC member or call 301-387-5252 to purchase your ticket! $25 donation for the ticket, $20 donation for a guest.

4th Annual Samantha's Beat the Winter Blues Bash & Cornhole Tournament
Garrett County Ag Hall, 10 - 8
The main event at our Bash is the cornhole tournament, but this is also a great family event for the whole community. Lot's of other entertainment to include.. Corn hole Side Games, Live Music, Kids Area, Great Food, Silent Auction, Raffles & tip boards. So Beat the Garrett County Winter Blues and join us for a day of indoor Fun for the whole family!