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.

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

March 7 & 8

Subaru Winterfest
Wisp Resort
The Subaru Winterfest team is traveling to Wisp Resort bringing music, giveaways, and free activities for people to enjoy. During the event, Subaru will offer hot chocolate, cider, cookies and info about the latest news & happenings at Subaru.

Maryland Governor's Cup Race
Wisp Resort

March 7

Rail Jam Series #3 - Finale
Wisp Resort, Registration 2; competition 3:30 p.m.
$15 for competitors, spectators free
Open style jam. Set up in the newly relocated Park this night 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 15 finals will awarded the grand prize and deemed the Series Champion Prizes: Pro - Cash / Armature - Sponsorship Swag Bag

March 12

Business After Hours
US Cellular, Oakland, 5:30 - 7:30
$6 for members in advance; $10 members at the door and non-members

Harpist Lynne Barnes-Dale
Ruth Enlow Library Oakland branch, 4:30-5:30pm.
The program features Celtic music along with information about the Celtic harp and its significance in Ireland. To register for this free event contact Bonnie at 301-334-3996, x117 or

March 13

Hand-Maker Space
Ruth Enlow Library, Oakland branch
A time and a place for adults to share and create. We provide the space. You bring your portable handcraft to work on. Share ideas and tips with others! Come for the entire three hours or drop in for a short time. Bring a brown bag lunch if you like. Free. No registration required. Oakland Library, Second Friday of each month through April.  Call 301-334-3996, x107 or x117 for more details.

March 14 & 15

3rd Annual Outdoor Sports Show
Garrett County Fairgrounds
Join us at the Garrett County Fairgrounds in the Ag Heritage Hall for the 3rd Annual Outdoor Sports Show. Over 60 vendors expected. For the latest information visit our web site

March 14

March into Spring Craft Show & Vendor Event
Southern High School, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Shop over 30 vendors.  Benefits the Southern Garrett Marching Band.

March 17

Business Before Hours -- Transformational Happenings in 2015
Wisp Resort, 8 - 9:30 a.m.
$15 Chamber members in advance; $20 members at the door; $30 non-members
Join your Chamber at the March Business Before Hours - Transformational Happenings in 2015, sponsored by Morgan Stanley and Garrett College Continuing Education Division on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM at Wisp Resort in the Crawford Room.  Buffet breakfast will begin at 8:00 AM.  2015 will be a year of transformation in Garrett County.  Garrett Memorial Hospital is expanding with a new addition and the creation of the new Cancer Care Center and the new Tele-Medicine Program.  Garrett College is expanding with new programs including the 4 yr. Baccalaureate Degree. And, Garrett County is celebrating the 90th Anniversary of Deep Creek Lake. Join your Chamber in learning about the new features at the hospital, college and the plan for the Anniversary Celebration.  We will have speakers from both the hospital and college and a historian on Deep Creek Lake.

March 21

NHS Jewelry & Cash Bash
Avilton Community Center, 1-5
All proceeds benefit Northern Music Boosters, which supports both the band and choral programs. Tickets available for pre-order now.  All tickets $25. Ticket must be presented for admission. All jewelry prizes are final. Additional jewelry and cash will be chanced off. Winners not present will be notified. Doors open at 12:00. Food & Refreshments included in the cost of the ticket. Entertainment provided by Northern Band and Chorus. Jewelry provided by Terry's Jewelry.

March 26

Garrett County Job Fair
Garrett College Gymnasium, 3-6
Employers will be on site for full time, part time and seasonal positions.

March 28

Egg Hunt & Storytelling
Town of Friendsville
Join us for the annual Easter Egg Hunt -- sponsored by Friendsville Community Watch -- and enjoy stories about people and places in Friendsville.