Celebrate the end of Summer with the Heritage Area

 The Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area, a program of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce invite you to celebrate the end of summer and join us for Campfire Songs and Stories August 31, 2014 at 3:00pm.  Enjoy the talents of Champ Zumbrun and join in with sing-alongs, storytelling and a marshmallow roast.  Arrive early to explore the falls, the trails, and have fun at the Apple Butter Boil before the event!

Campfire Songs and Stories will take place at the Swallow Falls State Park Amphitheatre, located adjacent to the ticket booth at the parking lot. Regular park service charges apply:  $3/person, Maryland residents, $5 out-of-state residents.

“The Heritage Area is continuing its educational series with a fun, family friendly event. Come to celebrate the end of summer, our beautiful natural resources and our storied heritage.” said Dawn Hein, Director of the Heritage Area.

For more information about the Mountain Maryland Heritage Area, please log onto www.garrettheritage.com or call the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce at 888.387.5237.

The Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West Heritage Area is a program of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce which supports heritage tourism in Garrett County through technical assistance and grant opportunities with a focus on heritage related initiatives that preserve valuable heritage resources and enhance tourism in the County.  As a state certified heritage area, effort is made to create public and private partnerships to preserve historical, cultural and natural resources focusing on under-utilized resources fostering a greater sense of community pride.