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 -- July 26 - Aug. 2, 2014
Deep Creek Art & Wine Festival -- September 5-7, 2014
2014 Canoe Slalom World Championships -- Sept. 17-21
Autumn Glory Festival -- October 8-12, 2014

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

Every Wednesday & Saturday
Mountain Fresh Farmer's Market
Oakland Pavilion, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Garrett County Fairgrounds

August 23

Country Fest and Auction
Garrett County Fairgrounds, 8:00 to 4:30
An event for the whole family

Dog Wash to Support Deep Creek Lions Dog Park
Friendsville School, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
By Donation

Get your dog washed and help support the development of our off-leash dog park on Bumble Bee Road.  The Deep Creek Lake Lions  and supporters of the Dog Park will be holding a dog wash to raise funds to build the park. 

August 29 - September 1

Wisp Outdoors Labor Day Sale
Wisp Outdoors Adventure Building, 9 - 5
Wisp Resort will be selling rental and demo kayaks, canoes, stand-up paddleboards and mountain bikes.  Stop by early for the best selection and savings.

August 31

Campfire Songs & Stories
Swallow Falls State Park, 3-5 p.m.
Park entry free applies -- $3 MD residents, $5 out of state

Enjoy the talents of Champ Zumbrun and join in with sing-alongs, storytelling and a marshmallow roast.   Arrive early to enjoy visiting the falls, the trails, and Apple Butter making before the event!

September 1

President's Own United States Marine Band
Garrett College CARC, 3:30 - 6

"The President's Own" Marine Band's mission is to perform for the President of the United States and the commandant of the Marine Corps. Founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress, the Marine Band is America's oldest continuously active professional musical organization. Today "The President's Own" is celebrated for its role at the White House and its dynamic public performances, which total more than 500 annually.

September 5 - 7

Deep Creek Art & Wine Festival
Garrett County Fairgrounds
The festival includes wine, regional artists, children’s area, silent auction, live music and lots more! 
Friday: Wine Pairing Dinners at Participating Restaurants

Saturday: Art & Wine Festival Noon - 6 pm. Rain or Shine. Garrett County Fairgrounds McHenry, MD

Sunday: Sunday brunch at area restaurants

September 6

Battle of the Fireman Golf Tournament
Oakland Golf Club
For information or to register call 301-616-6149

September 12

1st Annual Oakland Rotary Charity Golf Tournament
Oakland Golf Club 11 a.m.; 12:30 shotgun start

September 13

Garrett Mentors Barn Dance & Auction
Ridgeview Valley Barn, 5 - 9 p.m.
$25 in advance, $30 at the door
This fun, fall evening offers dinner by Catering by the Champions, dancing to the sounds of DJ Jonny Rock and Horse Drawn Carriage Rides by Pleasant Valley Dream Rides, A beer and wine tent is available as well as a tent featuring mouth-watering desserts. In addition to great dining and dancing, this year’s Silent Auction will include several items and gift cards donated by merchants and residents.

September 13 & 14

Savageman Triathlon
Deep Creek Lake State Park

September 17 - 21

2014 World Championship Canoe/Slalom Race
Garrett County, Maryland and The Adventure Sports Center International have been chosen to host the 2014 International Canoe Federation’s 2014 Canoe Slalom WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS from September 16-21, 2014. The event will bring competitors and spectators from around the world to Garrett County.

September 27

War Bonds
Garrett College, 7:30 p.m.
$20 Adults/$5 students
EbzB Productions presents: WAR BONDS: The Songs and Letters of World War II — a musical journey through a war that redefined the world. This multi-media living history cabaret is interspersed with personal letters from the front and headline news of the period. The production is a warm reminiscence and a harrowing reminder of a time when the whole world seemed upside down.

October 4

Deep Creek VFC Crab Feast
DC Volunteer Fire Company Hall 3-10 p.m. (crab service 5-8)
$40 per person
All-you-can-eat crabs, corn and other dishes.  Beer, wine and soda included.  DJ entertainment, raffles, cornhole tournament and more.  NO TICKETS will be sold at the door. Call 301-387-5252 for tickets and information.

October 8-12

47th Annual Autumn Glory Festival
Countywide events