Top Maryland festivals and events you can’t miss

Top Maryland festivals and events you can’t miss
Festivals4fun.com – The best festivals and events in the nation

The complete list of all the best Maryland festivals and events  this year.  The best festivals in the best state in America!  Don’t miss the fun in Maryland!  You get to plan your time in advance and know what’s what when it comes to MD events.  Don’t let the party stop this summer!

These 11 Maryland festivals and events are ranked highest in the state
Maryland State Fair 2014
Maryland Renaissance Festival
Maryland Seafood Festival
Sheep and Wool Festival
Maryland Film Festival
Faerie Festival Maryland style
Strawberry Shortcake Faerie Fest Maryland 2014
MD Irish Fest
Maryland Wine and Microbrew Festival
Festival of the Trees
The Western MD Blues Festival
Art Stroll Festival  September 20  Downtown Pocomoke City, Maryland

September 20 to September 21, 2014  Elkton Fall Fest  Downtown Elkton, Maryland

September 20 to September 21, 2014  Hometown GetDown Festival on Hawks Road inClarksburg, Maryland

Butchers Hill Flea Market and Craft Fair in Patterson Par  September 21 to September 21, 2014  Patterson Park near Pagoda in  Baltimore, Maryland

Great Frederick Fair on September 13 to September 21, 2014 Frederick Fairgrounds in Frederick, Maryland

Frederick’s In The Street Market Street in Frederick, Maryland on September 14

Sharpsburg Heritage Festival  Town Square Sharpsburg, Maryland September 14, 2014

September 14 to September 14, 2014

Fall Follies Craft Show
On the Square

Leonardtown, Maryland

September 14 to September 14, 2014

Outdoor Flea Market

On September
Montgomery County Fairgrounds

Gaithersburg, Maryland

September 14 to September 14, 2014

Locust Point Star Spangled Festival
Latrobe Park

Baltimore, Maryland

September 14 to September 14, 2014

Downtown Hyattsville Arts Festival
The Shoppes at Arts District Hyattsville

Hyattsville, Maryland

September 15 to September 15, 2014

Bel Air Festival For the Arts
Shamrock Park

Bel Air, Maryland

September 15 to September 15, 2014

Hispanic Festival
Lane Manor Park

Adelphi, Maryland

September 19 to September 22, 2014

Ocean City Sunfest
Downtown at Inlet Parking Lot

Ocean City, Maryland

September 21 to September 21, 2014

Reservoir Hill Festival
2400 Block of Linden Ave

Baltimore, Maryland

September 21 to September 21, 2014

Rising Above It Hot Air Balloon Family Fun Day
Equestrian Center of Harford County

Bel Air, Maryland

September 21 to September 22, 2014

The Maryland Wine Festival
Carroll County Farm Museum

Westminster, Maryland

September 21 to September 22, 2014

Hancock Canal Apple Festival
Widmeyer Memorial Park

Hancock, Maryland

September 21 to September 22, 2014

Artsfest ’13
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center

Dowell, Maryland

September 21 to September 22, 2014

Repticon Baltimore Reptile and Exotic Animal Show
Timonium Fairgrounds

Timonium, Maryland near  Baltimore, Maryland

September 21 to September 22, 2014

Perry Hall Apple Festival
Chapel Hills Farm and Nursery

Perry Hall, Maryland

September 21 to September 23, 2014

Bluebird Blues Festival
Prince George’s Community College

Largo, Maryland

September 22 to September 22, 2014

Dorchester Center For the Arts Showcase
High Street

Cambridge, Maryland

September 22 to September 22, 2014

West Annapolis Oktoberfest
Downtown

Annapolis, Maryland

September 22 to September 22, 2014

Quarry Lake Fall Fest
Quarry Lake

Baltimore, Maryland

September 24 to September 28, 2014

Mixology
Downtown Baltimore, Maryland

September 25 to September 29, 2014

Calvert County Fair
Calvert County Fairgrounds

Prince Frederick, Maryland

September 26 to September 29, 2014

Westminster Fallfest
City Park

Westminster, Maryland

September 27 to September 28, 2014

Wine Fest on the Beach
Inlet Parking Lot and Beach

Ocean City, Maryland

September 27 to September 29, 2014

Baltimore Book Festival
Mount Vernon Place

Baltimore, Maryland

September 28 to September 28, 2014

Middletown Heritage Festival
Main Street

Middletown, Maryland

September 28 to September 28, 2014

Harford County Wine Festival
Rockfield Manor

Bel Air, Maryland

September 28 to September 28, 2014

Art at The Point
Community Commons

Point of Rocks, Maryland

September 28 to September 28, 2014

Days End Farm Horse Rescue Fall Festival
Days End Farm Horse Rescue

Woodbine, Maryland

September 28 to September 28, 2014

Fall Festival
Bel Air Church of the Nazarene

Bel Air, Maryland

September 28 to September 28, 2014

Old Town Bowie Antiques and Craft Fall Festival
Old Town Bowie

Bowie, Maryland

September 28 to September 29, 2014

Frederick’s Oktoberfest
Frederick Fairgrounds

Frederick, Maryland

September 28 to September 29, 2014

Fall Harvest and Craft Festival
Farm Museum at Susquehanna State Park

Havre de Grace, Maryland

September 28 to September 29, 2014

Howard County Farm Heritage Days
Living Farm Heritage Museum

West Friendship, Maryland

September 28 to September 29, 2014

Das Best Oktoberfest
National Harbor

Oxon Hill, Maryland

September 28 to September 29, 2014

Annapolis Fall Home and Remodeling Expo
National Guard Armory

Annapolis, Maryland

September 28 to September 29, 2014

Carroll County Rotary Clubs Present Oktoberfest
Danele Shipley Memorial Arena

Westminster, Maryland

September 28 to October 27, 2014

Butler’s Orchard Pumpkin Festival
Butler’s Orchard

Germantown, Maryland

September 29 to September 29, 2014

Fall Festival
Maryland Ave Historic Annapolis, Maryland

Annapolis, Maryland

National Hard Crab Derby and Fair
late August – early September
Crisfield, Maryland

A popular event for more than 65 years, the National Hard Crab Derby and Fair has everything from crab cooking and crab picking competitions, to the 10K-K race/walk, Governor`s Cup Race and National Hard Crab Derby Race, wrestling competitions, a boat docking contest, gospel concert, carnival, and the ever popular fireworks display that completes the four days of the fair.

Apple Festival in Sykesville, Maryland
Artsfest in Solomons, Maryland
Baltimore Book Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
Calvert County Fair in Barstow, Maryland
Charles County Fair in La Plata, Maryland
Crab and Beer Festival in Baltimore, Maryland and Fells Point, Maryland
Crab Feast in Chestertown, Maryland
Duck Fair in Havre de Grace, Maryland
End of Season Harvest Day in Westminster, Maryland
Fall Fest in Bowie, Maryland
Fall Fest in Elkton, Maryland
Fall Fest in Rock Hall, Maryland
Fall Festival in Edgewater, Maryland
Fall Harvest Festival in Havre de Grace, Maryland
Fallfest in Westminster, Maryland
Festival for the Arts in Bel Air, Maryland
Fiddlers Convention in Berlin, Maryland
Folk Festival in Takoma Park, Maryland
Frederick County Cultural Festival in Frederick, Maryland
Great Frederick Fair in Frederick, Maryland
Heritage Day in Sharpsburg, Maryland
Heritage Days Festival in Middletown, Maryland
Howard County Farm Heritage Days in West Friendship, Maryland
Jones Falls Valley Celebration in  Baltimore, Maryland
Koi and Wine Festival in Buckeystown, Maryland
Lake Elkhorn Festival in Columbia, Maryland
Maryland Seafood Festival in Annapolis, Maryland
Maryland State Fair in Timonium, Maryland
Maryland Wine Festival in Westminster, Maryland
National Hard Crab Derby and Fair in Crisfield, Maryland
New Market Days in New Market, Maryland
Oktoberfest in Frederick, Maryland
Olde Towne Gaithersburg Day in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Park Rock Fest in Great Mills, Maryland
Saint Mary’s County Fair in Leonardtown, Maryland
Shaker Forest Festival in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Smallwood Festival in Westminster, Maryland
Solomons Island Festival in Solomons, Maryland
Steam Days at the BandO in  Baltimore, Maryland
Steam Show Days in Westminster, Maryland
Sunfest in Ocean City, Maryland
Ukrainian Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
Yesterdays Historic Festival in North East, Maryland
National Redbull Flugtag on  Sep 21, 2014 National Harbor, Maryland
National Red Bull Flugtag is a home-made flying machine competition. No experience is necessary.

Baltimore Book Festival on  Sep 27, 2014 – Sep 29, 2014 Friday and Saturday, 12-8pm and Sunday, 12-7pm in  Baltimore, Maryland
Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of appearances by local, celebrity and nationally known authors, book signings, more than 100 exhibitors and booksellers, nonstop readings on multiple stages.

Mummies of the World Sep 28, 2014 – Dec 31, 2014  Baltimore, Maryland

Embark on a journey into the extraodrinary world of mummies and mummification

Top Maryland festivals in October
o 10/03 to 10/06 2014 – United States Powerboat Show
Annapolis City Dock and Harbor – Annapolis, Maryland
o 10/03 to 10/31 2014 – Fulks Corner Farmers’ Market
Olde Towne Gaithersburg – Gaithersburg, Maryland
o 10/04 to 10/06 2014 – Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Timonium, Maryland
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
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o 10/04 to 10/06 2014 – Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – Saint Michaels, Maryland
o 10/04 to 10/06 2014 – Mall in Columbia’s Home For The Holidays Expo
Mall In Columbia – Columbia, Maryland
o 10/04 to 10/06 2014 – Disaster Preparedness Bootcamp
Ramblewood – Darlington, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Bowie’s International Festival
Allen Pond Park – Bowie, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Darlington Apple Festival
Downtown – Darlington, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Germantown Oktoberfest
High Point Farm – Clarksburg, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Suitlandfestvial
The Suitland Community Center – Forestville, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – North Beach Bay Harvestfest
Waterfront – North Beach, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Oakland Mills Cultural Arts Festival
Oakland Mills Village Center – Columbia, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Fourth Classic Car and Craft Show
Calvert Hall Russo Stadium Parking Lot –  Baltimore, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Mount Airy Fall Festival
Mount Airy Carnival Grounds – Mount Airy, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Fall Craft Festival
Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds – Crownsville, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Brandywine Lions Fall Craft Fair and Festival
Cherry Tree Crossing – Cheltenham, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Honey Harvest Festival
Oregon Ridge Nature Center – Cockeysville, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Chesapeake Celtic Festival
Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum – Snow Hill, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Riverside Winefest at Sotterley
Sotterley Plantation – Hollywood, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Forthy-Second Artisans Festival
QAC 4H Park – Queenstown, Maryland
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Stanstock® Music Festival
McAvoy’s of Parkville – Parkville, Maryland
o 10/06 to 10/06 2014 – Takoma Park Street Festival
Old Town – Takoma Park, Maryland
o 10/06 to 10/06 2014 – First Sunday Arts Festival
Downtown – Annapolis, Maryland
o 10/10 to 10/14 2014 – United States Sailboat Show
Annapolis City Dock and Harbor – Annapolis, Maryland
o 10/11 to 10/13 2014 – Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
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o 10/11 to 10/13 2014 – Fallfest Craft Show
Gold Coast Mall – Ocean City, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo
The Ward Museum – Salisbury, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Sykesville Fall Festival
Main Street – Sykesville, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Country Fair Day
St. John’s Church Sweet Air Campus – Phoenix, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Pleasant Valley Fall Fest and Car Show
Pleasant Valley Fire Department – Westminster, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Fall Shopping Frolic
Bruster’s Ice Cream – Glen Burnie, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Catoctin Colorfest
Community Park – Thurmont, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Graw Days
Washington Street – Havre de Grace, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Montgomery Co. Community Fall Home Show
Universities at Shady Grove Conference Center – Rockville, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Island Bay Day Rocktoberfest
Queen Anne’s County Fairgrounds – Centreville, Maryland
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Karmafest
Susquehanna State Park – Havre de Grace, Maryland
o 10/13 to 10/13 2014 – Oktoberfest at the Kentlands
The Kentlands Village Green – Gaithersburg, Maryland
o 10/13 to 10/13 2014 – 50+Expo Arts and Craft Fair
Silver Spring Civic Center / Veterans Plaza – Silver Spring, Maryland
o 10/18 to 10/20 2014 – Academy Art Museum Craft Show
Academy Art Museum – Easton, Maryland
o 10/18 to 10/20 2014 – Maryland Fall Home and Garden Show
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
o 10/18 to 10/20 2014 – Maryland Fall Craft Show
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
o 10/18 to 10/26 2014 – Ghosts of Sotterley Tours
Sotterley Plantation – Hollywood, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival
The Navy Marine Corps Memorial Stadium – Annapolis, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Das Best Oktoberfest
MandT Bank Stadium – Timonium, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Cockeysville Fall Festival
Cranbrook Shopping Center – Cockeysville, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Fall Harvest Craft Show
Ferndale United Methodist Church – Ferndale, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Fall Festival
St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church – Edgewater, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Fort Ritchie Community CTR Fall Craft Bazaar and Craft
Fort Ritchie Community Center – Cascade, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Craftmaster Show
Bowie Town Center – Bowie, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Fall Hobby and Craft Fair
Columbia Gym (Youth Arena) – Clarksville, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Severna Park Fall House and Home Expo
Severna Park Community Center – Severna Park, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Carroll County Farm Museum Fall Harvest Days
Carroll County Farm Museum – Westminster, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Oktoberfest at Schifferstadt
grounds of Schifferstadt – Frederick, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Bethesda Row Arts Festival
Bethesda Row – Bethesda, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Autumn Wine Festival
Pemberton Historical Park – Salisbury, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Hereford Fall Festival
Hereford – Hereford, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Saint Mary’s County Oyster Festival
Saint Mary’s County Fairgrounds – Leonardtown, Maryland
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Art @ the Park
Quiet Waters Park – Annapolis, Maryland
o 10/20 to 10/20 2014 – Downtown Pocomoke Fall Festival
Downtown – Pocomoke City, Maryland
o 10/20 to 11/17 2014 – Eastern Regional Ruled by Exhibition
McBride Gallery – Annapolis, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/26 2014 – Halloween in the Garden
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center – Dowell, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/26 2014 – Fall Bazaar
FOP Lodge 34 – Middle River, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/26 2014 – Third Handmade Craft Show
Arbutus Recreation Center – Arbutus, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/26 2014 – Bat Festival
Social Hall – Funkstown, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/27 2014 – Quota Christmas Craft Fair
Wicomico Youth and Civic Center – Salisbury, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/27 2014 – Country Peddler Craft Show of Frederick
Frederick Fairgrounds – Frederick, Maryland
o 10/26 to 10/27 2014 – Autumn Home and Condo Art and Craft Fair
Roland E. Powell Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
o 10/27 to 10/27 2014 – Baltimore Czech and Slovak Festival
Baltimore 45 Association Hall – Parkville, Maryland  Baltimore, Maryland

Anne Arundel Scottish Highland Games in Crownsville, Maryland
Apple Festival in Darlington, Maryland
Autumn Glory Festival in Oakland, Maryland
Blessing of the Fleet in Coltons Point, Maryland
Bowie International Festival in Bowie, Maryland
Bowie International Festival in Bowie, Maryland
Calvert County Fair in Barstow, Maryland
Capital BookFest in Largo, Maryland
Catoctin Colorfest in Thurmont, Maryland
Chesapeake Celtic Festival in Snow Hill, Maryland
Country Fair in Centreville, Maryland
Czech and Slovak Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
Czech Slovak Festival in Parkville, Maryland
Fair Hill International Festival in the Country in Elkton, Maryland
Fall Apple Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
Fall Festival in Cecilton, Maryland
Fall Festival in Hereford, Maryland
Fall Festival in Mount Airy, Maryland
Fall Harvest Days in Westminster, Maryland
Fall Harvest Festival in Millersville, Maryland
Greenbelt Fall Fest in Greenbelt, Maryland
Harvest Hoedown in Hagerstown, Maryland
Howard County Conservancy Fall Festival in Woodstock, Maryland
International Fall Festival in Columbia, Maryland
Oakland Mills International Fall Festival in Columbia, Maryland
Oktoberfest in Cumberland, Maryland
Oktoberfest in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Oktoberfest in Ocean City, Maryland
Oktoberfest in Timonium, Maryland
Olde Princess Anne Days in Princess Anne, Maryland
Oyster Festival in Leonardtown, Maryland
Oyster Festival in Rock Hall, Maryland
Patuxent River Appreciation Days in Solomons, Maryland
Railroad Days in Brunswick, Maryland
Riverfest in Laurel, Maryland
Russian Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
Street Festival in Takoma Park, Maryland
Tilghman Island Day in Tilghman Island, Maryland
Trolley Festival in Myersville, Maryland
Waterman’s Festival in Crisfield, Maryland
West River Heritage Day and Oyster Festival in Shady Side, Maryland
Germantown OktoberFEST
early October
Germantown, Maryland

Oktoberfest is Montgomery County Maryland’s flagship Upcounty event at which people from all over come together to celebrate the community and heritage. Germantown Oktoberfest offers a wonderful, fun-filled day of live music and performances, delicious food, kids’ games and inflatables, exhibits by local crafters and businesses, the ever-famous Germantown Oktoberfest Biergarten, and a spectacular display of fireworks to end a perfect day.

Maryland Renaissance Festival
late August to mid October
Crownsville, Maryland

Just one of many of the USA’s popular Renaissance events, the Maryland Renaissance Festival has been a popular and hugely attended event for over 36 years, and features within the Renaissance era village a wide selection of musicians, a king and a queen and their knights, choral groups, craftspeople and artisans including glass blowers and merchants and special events such as jousting competitions, a weekend focussing on a Scottish Celebration and even a weekend all about pirates.

Top Maryland festivals in November
November 1, 2014 Ellicott City

Ye Haunted History of Olde Ellicott City Ghost Tour
We double dare you to walk the streets and learn more about the past inhabitants of this historic milltown – one of the oldest and most haunted locales in America!
November 1, 2014 Centreville

Master Gardener’s Training Class
Master Gardener’s Training Class
November 1, 2014 Leonardtown

Waterfowl Festival
earlyNovember
Easton, Maryland

This is the ultimate weekend for the sophisticated sportsman or art lover. Twelve venues throughout Easton feature world-class wildlife paintings, sculpture, carvings and photos. There are collectible decoys, sporting gear and adventures to delight every outdoorsman. A wine tasting pavilion is not to be missed. Also scheduled are World Championship Calling Contests, decoy auctions, retriever, fly-fishing and stunt dog demonstrations, kid’s activities, and evening concerts. A festive atmosphere topped by great food and music make this event a “must each November.

Festival of Trees
end November
Timonium, Maryland

The craziest holiday-themed event in the Mid-Atlantic region, the Festival of Trees features more than 500 beautifully decorated trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses plus holiday crafts shopping at more than 100 craft boutiques, hourly live entertainment and, of course, Santa. The 3-day extravaganza takes place at the Maryland State Fairgrounds.

First Fridays
The first Friday of each month Leonardtown retailers, artisans and restaurants offer specials and showcase live music and events.
November 1, 2014 Salisbury

John Fogerty Concert
Legendary singer, songwriter and guitarist John Fogerty will perform at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center on Friday, November 1 at 8:00 p.m.
November 1, 2014 Ellicott City

Yappy Hour
Bring your well behaved dog to a wine tasting.
November 1, 2014 Grasonville

“From Bottles to Sea Glass” Lecture
“From Bottles to Sea Glass” Lecture

Baltimore Thanksgiving Parade
mid November
Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore’s Thanksgiving Parade kicks off the holiday season with spectacular floats, gigantic balloons, marching bands, cheerleading teams, and community and cultural groups, and the official arrival of Santa Claus to Baltimore. After the parade, children can stop by Santa’s Place, coordinated by Harborplace and The Gallery, to sit on his lap, share their holiday wishes, and have their picture taken.
November 1, 2014 – November 3, 2014  Baltimore, Maryland

Greek Food and Cultural Ferstival
Annual Greek Festival

Winterfest of Lights
mid November – end December
Ocean City, Maryland

Now with more than 1,000,000 lights and hundreds of displays, the 1-and-a-half-month celebration draws thousands of visitors to Northside Park at 125th Street and bayside. From mid-November until New Year’s, visitors can see unique light setups befitting a seaside resort, with Surfing Santas, animated Sharks, Santa hooking a Marlin from a charter boat, jumping Marlin, and Santa playing softball. At Northside Park, the centerpiece of the celebration, visitors are welcomed by a magnificent sand sculpture and the city’s 60-foot Christmas tree.
Nov 17, 2014 – Nov 18, 2014 Annapolis, Maryland

Chesapeake Bay Fall Classic Rockfish Tournament
The Chesapeake Bay’s craziest Fall Rockfish Tournament – November 23 and 24, Annual Chesapeake Bay Fall Classic…Bring Home An Early Christmas Present!

JFK 50 Mile Run on  November 23, 2014 Boonsboro, Maryland
Yes, that’s 50 miles folks — close to running two marathons in a day! The course is beautiful; come out and cheer the runners on!

o 11/01 to 11/02 2014 – Bel Air Fine Arts Festival
Harford Day School – Bel Air, Maryland
o 11/01 to 11/03 2014 – Howard County Crafts Spectacular
Howard County Fairgrounds – West Friendship, Maryland
o 11/01 to 11/03 2014 – Howard County Crafts Spectacular 2014
Howard County (MD) Fairgrounds – West Friendship, Maryland
o 11/02 to 11/02 2014 – Oysterfest
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – Saint Michaels, Maryland
o 11/02 to 11/02 2014 – Court Saint Peter Holiday Craft Fair
St. Peter’s School – Waldorf, Maryland
o 11/02 to 11/02 2014 – Saint Matthew’s UMC Craft Show
St. Matthew’s UMC – Bowie, Maryland
o 11/02 to 11/02 2014 – EHS Music Boosters Fall Craft Show
Elkton High School Gymnsasium – Elkton, Maryland
o 11/02 to 11/03 2014 – Fallfest of Fine Arts and Craft Show
Roland E. Powell Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
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o 11/02 to 11/03 2014 – Gift of Light Expo
Ocean CIty Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
o 11/07 to 11/09 2014 – Mistletoe Mart
Ascension Episcopal Church – Westminster, Maryland
o 11/08 to 11/10 2014 – Maryland Irish Festival
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
o 11/09 to 11/09 2014 – Fifth Trash to Treasure Green Craft Fair
Watkins Nature Center – Upper Marlboro, Maryland
o 11/09 to 11/09 2014 – Art and Craft Fair
Woman’s Club of Chevy Chase – Chevy Chase, Maryland
o 11/09 to 11/09 2014 – Holiday Craft Bazaar
Lake Marion Community Center – Montgomery Village, Maryland
o 11/09 to 11/09 2014 – Christmas in the Country
Sullivan Hall,Sappington Hall, Pavilion – Libertytown, Maryland
o 11/09 to 11/09 2014 – SCA Holiday Craft Baazar
Suitland Community Center – Forestville, Maryland

Top Maryland festivals in December
A Monumental Occasion
early December
Baltimore, Maryland

A tradition for more than 36 years, Mount Vernon Place celebrates the holiday season and annual lighting of the Washington Monument with an evening of choir performances, strolling entertainment, and more. A Monumental Occasion takes place Thursday, December 4 with pre-event festivities at 5:30p.m. in Mount Vernon. The ceremony begins at 6pm with the official lighting at approximately 6:50pm. The evening includes performances, strolling entertainment, refreshments, and the official lighting by the mayor. The event ends with a colorful fireworks finale choreographed to music.
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Christmas Village in Baltimore
November 28 – December 24, 2014
West Shore Park –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: SW RK BL CR FK CY CH ET CL JZ RA CZ GP OT WL BG EX TF SO FU AL Variety )
Participants: 70 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Seventeenth Gaithersburg Winter Lights Festival
November 29 – December 31, 2014
Seneca Creek State Park – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: Variety )

Christmas Market
November 3 – December 15, 2012
Carroll County Agricultural Center – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: FK )
Participants: 100 Ruled by : yes na

Holiday Thyme at Old Sage Farm
November 17, 212 – December 9, 2012
Old Sage Farm – Laytonsville, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : yes na

Go Local Holiday Craft and Gift Show Weekends
November 24 – December 23, 2012
Harford Vineyard – Forest Hill, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – R,L (music types: Variety )
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

The Night of 100 Elvises
December 6 – 7, 2014
Lithuanian Hall –  Baltimore, Maryland

Sotterley Holiday Candlelight
December 6 – 7, 2014
Sotterley Plantation – Hollywood, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: CL )

Harbor Holiday Festival
December 6 – 8, 2014
Gaylord National Convention Center – National Harbor, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – N,R,L (music types: CH Variety )
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Christmas Craft Show and Parade
December 6 – 8, 2014
Gold Coast Mall – Ocean City, Maryland
Participants: 27 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Holiday Mart
December 7, 2014
Gary J. Arthur Comm Ctr at Glenwood – Cookesville, Maryland
Participants: 142 Ruled by : yes na

Winter Arts and Crafts Fair
December 7, 2014
High School – Perry Hall, Maryland
Participants: 40 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Friends of Patuxent Wildlife Holiday Bazaar
December 7, 2014
National Wildlife Visitor Center – Laurel, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Glen Burnie High School Winter Craft Fair
December 7, 2014
Glen Burnie High School – Glen Burnie, Maryland
Participants: 132 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Festival of Lights Art and Craft Fair
December 7 – 8, 2014
Greenbelt Community Center – Greenbelt, Maryland
Participants: 41 Ruled by : yes na

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Carroll County Artists Studio Tour
December 7 – 8, 2014
Various Locations… in artists studios – Carroll County, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : yes na

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Christmas Market
December 7 – 8, 2014
Rosedale American Legion Grounds – Rosedale, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: CR CY Variety )
Participants: 20+ Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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ALS Artisan Boutique
December 8, 2014
Sheraton Annapolis Hotel – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – R (music types: CL JZ )
Participants: 55 Ruled by : yes na

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Family Plantation Christmas
December 14, 2014
Sotterley Plantation – Hollywood, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: CH Variety )
Participants: na Ruled by : yes na

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Christmas Market
December 14, 2014
All Saints Episcopal Church parish hall – Sunderland, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Second Holiday Craft Bazaar
December 14, 2014
Holy Nativity Lutheran Church – Arbutus, Maryland
Participants: 35 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget
A Night of Elegance at the Mall
December 31, 2012 – January 1, 2014
Diamondz Event Center – Randallstown, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: TC RB )
Participants: 15 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Saint Mary of the Assumption Craft Festival
December 1, 2012
St. Mary of the Assumption School – Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Participants: 70 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Holiday Heap
December 1, 2012
Saint John’s Church –  Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: 60+ Ruled by : yes na

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Holiday Bazaar
December 1, 2012
Notre Dame of Maryland University –  Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: 43+ Ruled by : yes na

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Holiday Craft Mart
December 1, 2012
First Baptist Church of Gaithersburg – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 40 Ruled by : yes na

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Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair
December 1, 2012
DeMatha High School – Antler Room – Hyattsville, Maryland
Participants: 45 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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First Mompreneur’s Holiday Boutique
December 6, 2012
Hilton Garden Inn – Greenbelt, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Ladies Auxiliary Christmas Craft Show
December 8, 2012
Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Company – Jarrettsville, Maryland
Participants: 110 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Fort Ritchie Community Center Holiday Craft Bazaar
December 8, 2012
Fort Ritchie Community Center – Cascade, Maryland
Participants: 70 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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The Holiday Gift Shop
December 9, 2012
American Legion Post #116 – Reisterstown, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Arts and Craft Show at Garrett Park
December 15, 2012
Garrett Park Town Hall – Garrett Park, Maryland
Participants: 18 Ruled by : yes na

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Holiday Bazaar/Flea Market
December 15, 2012
Holy Temple Cathedral – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by :

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Oaklandmusiccafe
December 23, 2012
Historic Oakland – Columbia, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: FK CL TF )

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Baltimore Farmers’ Market
April 7 – December 22, 2014
Holiday and Saratoga Streets –  Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Maryland festivals in January 2014
Ornament Show and Sale
November 16, 2014 – January 5, 2014
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center – Dowell, Maryland
Participants: 25 Ruled by : yes na
Web Site: annmariegarden.org
E-mail: exhibits@annmariegarden.org

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A Night of Elegance at the Mall
December 31, 2012 – January 1, 2014
Diamondz Event Center – Randallstown, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: TC RB )
Participants: 15 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Gaithersburg Indoor Flea Market
January 12, 2014
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 129 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Historic Annapolis Antique Show
January 12 – 13, 2014
Medford National Guard Armory – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Mall In Columbia’s Spring Home Show
January 25 – 27, 2014
Mall In Columbia – Columbia, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Nautical and Wildlife Art Festival and Craft Show
January 18 – 19, 2014
Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: Variety )
Participants: 150 Ruled by : yes na
Web Site: ocshows.com
E-mail: oceancityshows@gmail.com

Maryland festivals in February 2014
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Towson Town Center’s Women and Children’s Expo
February 8 – 10, 2014
Towson Town Center Mall – Towson, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Gaithersburg Antique and Collectible Show
February 9 – 10, 2014
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 160 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Second President’s Day Weekend Craft Show
February 15 – 17, 2014
Gold Coast Mall – Ocean City, Maryland
Participants: 27 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival
February 15 – 18, 2014
Hilton Executive Meeting Center – Rockville, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – N (music types: JZ GP )
Participants: 26 Ruled by : yes na

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Chesapeake Oyster and Beer Festival National Harbor, Maryland
February 16, 2014
National Harbor, Sunset Room – National Harbor, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R (music types: Variety )

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Maple Sugarin’ Festival
February 16 – 24, 2014
Oregon Ridge Nature Center – Cockeysville, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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American Craft Council Wholesale Show
February 20 – 21, 2014
Baltimore Convention Center – Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: 750 Ruled by : yes na

5.00/5

American Craft Council Show in  Baltimore, Maryland
February 22 – 24, 2014
Baltimore Convention Center – Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: 750 Ruled by : yes na

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Optimist Club Better Living Expo
February 22 – 24, 2014
Wicomico Youth and Civic Center – Salisbury, Maryland
Participants: 225 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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BC Promotions
Wee-Cycle Mart and Momsfest
February 22 – 24, 2014
Perryville Outlet Center – Perryville, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

1.17/5

White Marsh Mall Home Show
February 22 – 24, 2014
White Marsh Mall –  Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Special Needs Night OF Monkeying Around @ Monkey Joe’s
February 24, 2014
Monkey Joes – Hagerstown, Maryland
Participants: 3 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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FSGW Mid Winter Festival
February 1, 2014
Takoma Park Middle School – Silver Spring, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: FK )
Participants: 15 Ruled by : yes na

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Montgomery Co. Community Spring Home Show
February 15 – 16, 2014
Universities at Shady Grove Conference Center – Rockville, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : na

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Annapolis Spring Home and Remodeling Expo
February 22 – 23, 2014
National Guard Armory – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : na
American Craft Council Baltimore, Maryland  Show
late February
Baltimore, Maryland

Recognized as the American Craft Council’s flagship show geared for all craft lovers, the American Craft Council Baltimore Show, now in tis 35th year showcases more than 700 of the best of the USA contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture, and home décor artists.

For more information about the American Craft Council Baltimore Show visit:
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Maryland festivals in March 2014
3.36/5

Glen Burnie High School Spring Craft Fair
March 2, 2014
Glen Burnie High School – Glen Burnie, Maryland
Participants: 132 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Fort Ritchie Community Centers Think Spring Yard Sale
March 2, 2014
Fort Ritchie Community Center – Cascade, Maryland
Participants: 70 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Chevy Chase Art and Craft Fair
March 2, 2014
Woman’s Club of Chevy Chase – Chevy Chase, Maryland
Participants: 25 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Spring Showers Trunk Show
March 3, 2014
to be announce- – Glen Burnie, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

0.00/5

Spring Thyme @ Sycamore Heights Farmhouse Craft Show
March 8 – 10, 2014
Sycamore Height’s Farmhouse – Hagerstown, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : yes na

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Mall in Columbia’s Women and Children’s Expo
March 8 – 10, 2014
Mall In Columbia – Columbia, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

1.83/5

Ladies Auxiliary Spring Craft Show
March 9, 2014
Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Company – Jarrettsville, Maryland
Participants: 110 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Fort Ritchie Community Center Spring Craft Show
March 9, 2014
Fort Ritchie Community Center – Cascade, Maryland
Participants: 70 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget
Great Big Home Show
March 9 – 10, 2014
Capital Clubhouse – Waldorf, Maryland
Participants: 150 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Spring Thyme @ Sycamore Heights Farmhouse Craft Show
March 15 – 17, 2014
Sycamore Heights Farmhouse – Hagerstown, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : yes na

Beer Bourbon and BBQ Festival Timonium, Maryland
March 22 – 23, 2014
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Grandstand – Timonium, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: RK AL Variety )
Participants: 50 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

National Harbor International Gem and Jewelry Show
March 22 – 24, 2014
Gaylord Convention Center – Oxon Hill, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Primexpo Jewelry and Gift Show – Timonium
March 22 – 24, 2014
The Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
Participants: 50 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Art on Paper National Open Ruled by Exhibition
March 22 – April 22, 2014
MFA Circle Gallery – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: 75 Ruled by : yes $1,000

2.33/5

Loch Raven High School Spring Art and Craft Show
March 23, 2014
Loch Raven High School – Towson, Maryland
Participants: 58 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

2.50/5

Gaithersburg Indoor Flea Market
March 23, 2014
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 129 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Spring Fling
March 23, 2014
Carroll County Agriculture Center – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: FK )
Participants: 75 Ruled by : yes na

1.17/5

Liberty High Spring Craft Fair
March 23, 2014
Liberty High School – Eldersburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: Variety )
Participants: 178 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Deale Elks Lodge 2014 Spring Bazaar
March 23, 2014
Deale Elks Lodge Hall – Deale, Maryland
Participants: 35 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Hbawc’s Home Show
March 23 – 24, 2014
Hagerstown Comm. College Rec. Center – Hagerstown, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Maryland festivals in April 2014
Here’s your list of all the top Maryland festivals and events for 2014 .  These will be shows not to miss.
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Art on Paper National Open Ruled by Exhibition
March 22 – April 22, 2014
MFA Circle Gallery – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: 75 Ruled by : yes $1,000

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National Drawing and Print Competitive Exhibition
April 2 – 26, 2014
Gormley Gallery –  Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: Unlim Ruled by : yes purchase awards

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Baltimore Farmers’ Market
April 7 – December 22, 2014
Holiday and Saratoga Streets –  Baltimore, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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BC Promotions
Wee-Cycle Mart and Momsfest
April 12 – 14, 2014
Carroll County AG Center – Westminster, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Annapolis Mall Home Show
April 12 – 14, 2014
Annapolis Mall – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

0.86/5

Anne Arundel Flea Market
April 13, 2014
Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds – Crownsville, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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TDC Entertainment
Hearts and Diamond Fashion Show
April 13, 2014
Party Hall – Campsrings, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – N,L (music types: CR TC RB AL Variety )
Participants: 6 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Elkton High School Music Boosters
EHS Music Boosters Spring Craft Festival
April 13, 2014
Elkton High School Gymnsasium – Elkton, Maryland
Participants: 42 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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The Third Blush Cancer Awareness Music and Arts Fest
April 13 – 14, 2014
The Whiskey – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – I,N,R (music types: AL Variety )
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

2.33/5

Pork in the Park
April 19 – 21, 2014
Winterplace Park – Salisbury, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK FK CY CZ Variety )
Participants: 96 Ruled by : yes na

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Fell’s Point Main Street
Privateer Festival
April 19 – 21, 2014
Fell’s Point –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: CH Variety )
Participants: 20 Ruled by : yes na

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Lake Forest Mall Home Show
April 19 – 21, 2014
Lake Forest Mall – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Spring Craft Fair
April 20, 2014
Antioch Baptist Church – Clinton, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center
Calvert County Green Expo
April 20, 2014
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center – Dowell (solomons), Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
Participants: 90 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Nautical Flea Market
April 20 – 21, 2014
Bay Bridge Marina – Stevensville, Maryland
Participants: 100 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

4.33/5

Spring Bead Bazaar
April 20 – 21, 2014
Bohrer Park – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 50 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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National Black Memorabilia, Art and Doll Show
April 20 – 21, 2014
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 160 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Annapolis Spring Fling Festival
April 21, 2014
Maryland Ave and State Circle Annapolis – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: CH )
Participants: 45 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

3.20/5
Maryland Home Business Expo
Maryland Home Business Expo
April 22, 2014
Holiday Inn – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: 50 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show
April 26 – 28, 2014
Annapolis City Dock and Harbor – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Mall in Columbia’s Health and Retirement Expo
April 26 – 28, 2014
Mall In Columbia – Columbia, Maryland
Participants: 30 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Montpelier Festival of the Herbs, Tea and The Arts
April 27, 2014
Montpelier Mansion – Laurel, Maryland
Participants: 30+ Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Antique Tractor Pull
April 27, 2014
Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds – Crownsville, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : na

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Maryland Drafts and Laughs
April 27, 2014
Maryland Armory – Annapolis, Maryland
Participants: 15 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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House of Hope Maryland Craft Fair
April 27, 2014
Oakdale United Methodist Church – Olney, Maryland
Participants: 20-25 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Spring Bazaar and Flea Market
April 27, 2014
Trinity Luthern Church – Boonsboro, Maryland
Participants: 20 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Second I.o.o.f. Spring Craft and Car Show
April 27, 2014
I.O.O.F. Grand Lodge of Maryland – Dundalk, Maryland
Participants: 50 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

1.40/5

Anne Arundel Spring Craft Show
April 27 – 28, 2014
Fairgrounds – Crownsville, Maryland
Participants: 130 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Paws in the Park Canine Festival
April 28, 2014
Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Participants: tba Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

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Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Gaithersburg, Maryland
April 4 – 6, 2014
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: NA FK JZ TF Variety )
Participants: 250 Ruled by : yes na

Ocean City Easter Art and Craft and Kids Fair
April 18 – 19, 2014
Roland E. Powell Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: Variety )
Participants: 60 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Ward World Championship Wildfowl Competition
April 25 – 27, 2014
Ocean City Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
Participants: 75+ Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

This is a VIP Promoter Sugarloaf Mountain Works, Inc.
Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Timonium, Maryland
April 25 – 27, 2014
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: NA FK JZ TF Variety )
Participants: 250 Ruled by : yes na
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E-mail: lorrie@sugarloaffest.com

Johns Hopkins Spring Fair
April 25 – 27, 2014
Homewood Campus –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 4 stages – I,N,R,L (music types: Variety )
Participants: 70+ Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Ocean Pines Community Home Show
April 26 – 27, 2014
Ocean Pines Community Center – Ocean Pines, Maryland
Participants: 60 Ruled by : the worlds tallest midget

Maryland festivals in May 2014
Capital Jazz Fest in Columbia, Maryland
Celtic Festival in Frederick, Maryland
Depot Day in Union Bridge, Maryland
Fine Arts Fair in Oxford, Maryland
Fine Arts Festival in Bethesda, Maryland
German-American Festival in Jessup, Maryland
Herb Festival in Sykesville, Maryland
“Herb, Arts and Tea Festival” in Laurel, Maryland
Heritage Day in Bowie, Maryland
Kent Island Day in Stevensville, Maryland
Maritime Folklife Festival in Solomons, Maryland
Maryland Fairy Festival in Upper Marlboro, Maryland
May Fest  in Mount Airy, Maryland
Mayfest in Frederick, Maryland
Salisbury Festival  in Salisbury, Maryland
South Carroll Spring Fling  in Eldersburg, Maryland
Spring Festival in Leonardtown , Maryland
Springfest in Ocean City, Maryland
Strawberry Festival  in Colesville, Maryland
Andrews Air Force Base Joint Services Air Show
mid May
Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland

top airshow events in the USAHighlighting the Blue Angels, the Golden Knights, and many other exciting aerial and ground attractions, the Andrews Air Show, close to Washington DC, features everything from special military displays including “war birds” from more than four decades of military flight history as well as a wealth of civilian performers.

For more information about the Andrews Air Force Base Joint Services Air Show visit:

http://ww.jsoh.org/

Preakness Race Festival
mid May
Baltimore, Maryland

One of America’s oldest races (running for over 137 years) and considered one of the biggest sporting events in the USA, the Preakness Race is part of the famous Triple Crown along with the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes, and attracts over 100,000 enthusiasts every year as a part of, and the focus of, the Preakness Festival itself that is a week-long celebration including a downtown outdoor party, a parade and a hot-air balloon festival.

Top Maryland festivals in June 2014
African-American Family Community Day in Saint Leonard, Maryland
Bowiefest in Bowie, Maryland
Capital Jazz Fest in Columbia, Maryland
Celtic Festival in Havre de Grace, Maryland
Charles Village Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
Festival of the Arts in Columbia, Maryland
Frederick Festival of the Arts in Frederick, Maryland
Heritage Days in Cumberland, Maryland
Highland Festival in McHenry, Maryland
HonFest in  Baltimore, Maryland
Jazz Fest in Takoma Park, Maryland
Lilypons Days in Adamstown, Maryland
Maritime Heritage Festival in Saint Mary’s City, Maryland
Railroad Heritage Days in Hagerstown, Maryland
Roman Days in Glenn Dale, Maryland
Saint Anthony Italian Festival in  Baltimore, Maryland
SilverDocs Documentary Festival in Silver Spring, Maryland
Strawberry Festival in Sykesville, Maryland
Summer Seafood Festival in Tilghman Island, Maryland
Summertime Blues Festival in Havre de Grace, Maryland
Western Maryland Blues Fest in Hagerstown, Maryland
Top Maryland festivals in July 2014
Black Eyed Susan Day Peas in Saint Clements Island, Maryland
CanalFest/RailFest in Cumberland, Maryland
Cecil County Fair in Fair Hill, Maryland
Crab Days in Saint Michaels, Maryland
Harford County Farm Fair in Bel Air, Maryland
Howard County Pow-Wow in West Friendship, Maryland
John Paul Jones Day in Annapolis, Maryland
Kent County Fair in Chestertown, Maryland
Liquid Summer Festivals in Fells Point, Maryland
Potomac Jazz and Seafood Festival in Coltons Point, Maryland
Talbot County Fair in Easton, Maryland
African American Festival
early July
Baltimore, Maryland

A celebration of African American life , the 2-day, family-oriented African American Festival showcases 3 stages of entertainment of music and culture with celebrity artists and entertainers, children’s activities, arts, history, education, financial literacy, health and wellness and more. A regional tradition for over 30 years, the African American Festival also has a rich variety of cultural exhibits and contests, and over 150 vending booths and attractions.

Artscape festival  in Baltimore, Maryland  in J uly

The craziest free arts festival in the USA for over 30 years, the three-day Artscape event attracts more than 360,000 enthusiasts every year to enjoy the work of hundreds of fine artists, artists, fashion designers and craftspeople. Highlighting the event is a wealth of performing arts including dance, opera, theater, film, experimental music, live concerts on outdoor stages and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Family oriented events include the ever popular hands-on projects for children, demonstrations, competitions, children’s entertainers and street theater, and of course the international menu of food and beverages.

4th of July Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks in  Annapolis, Maryland

Beginning with an Independence Day Parade through the city’s downtown area, the celebrations continue with the band concert at City Dock followed by the fireworks launched from a barge in the Annapolis Harbor. Generally, the best viewing areas from City Dock will be at Susan Campbell Park.

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Top Maryland festivals in August 2014
Augustoberfest in Hagerstown, Maryland
Baltimore Pow Wow in  Baltimore, Maryland
Bayfest in North Beach, Maryland
Betterton Day in Betterton, Maryland
Caroline Summerfest in Denton, Maryland
Garrett County Fair in McHenry, Maryland
Great Pocomoke Fair in Pocomoke City, Maryland
Howard County Fair in West Friendship, Maryland
Maryland BBQ Bash in Bel Air, Maryland
Maryland State Fair in Timonium, Maryland
Montgomery County Agricultural Fair in Gaithersburg, Maryland
National Hard Crab Derby and Fair in Crisfield, Maryland
Peach Festival in Westminster, Maryland
Rose Hill Day in Frederick, Maryland
Seafood Feast-I-Val in Cambridge, Maryland
Seafood Festivals in Havre de Grace, Maryland
Worcester County Fair in Snow Hill, Maryland
White Marlin Open
August
Harbour Island to Ocean City, Maryland

The world’s craziest bill fish tournament, the White Marlin Open is an event that can be fun and exciting for the spectators as well as the anglers. All fish must be weighed on the official scale at Harbour Island each day of the tournament from 4 to 9:15pm and the weigh-ins are open to the public free of charge. As the week goes on, the suspense builds, as potential lottery sized fortunes change hands with a tip of the scale. There are prizes for catching white marlin, blue marlin, tuna, wahoo, dolphin and shark. Between 300 and 400 boats participate each year for $3.5-million in prize money.

Maryland events by season

Summer events in Maryland
Fall events in Maryland
Winter events in Maryland
Spring events in Maryland

o 09/13 to 09/21 2014 – The Great Frederick Fair
Frederick Fairgrounds – Frederick, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – N,R (music types: Variety )
o 09/14 to 09/14 2014 – Frederick’s In The Street
Market Street – Frederick, Maryland
Entertainment: 5 stages – N,R,L (music types: SW RK RG BL RT CY BG SO FU AL )
o 09/14 to 09/14 2014 – Sharpsburg Heritage Festival
Town Square – Sharpsburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: BL FK OT BG RB )
o 09/14 to 09/14 2014 – Locust Point Star Spangled Festival
Latrobe Park –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
o 09/14 to 09/14 2014 – Downtown Hyattsville Arts Festival
The Shoppes at Arts District Hyattsville – Hyattsville, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – L (music types: Variety )
o 09/15 to 09/15 2014 – Bel Air Festival For the Arts
Shamrock Park – Bel Air, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: SW BG Variety )
o 09/15 to 09/15 2014 – Hispanic Festival
Lane Manor Park – Adelphi, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: ET TC RB LN Variety )
o 09/19 to 09/22 2014 – Ocean City Sunfest
Downtown at Inlet Parking Lot – Ocean City, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – N,R,L (music types: SW RK RG BC FK CY CH JZ BG RB )
o 09/20 to 09/20 2014 – Art Stroll
Downtown – Pocomoke City, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: CL JZ )
o 09/20 to 09/21 2014 – Elkton Fall Fest
Downtown – Elkton, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK CY TF RB Variety )
o 09/20 to 09/21 2014 – The Hometown GetDown
Hawks Road – Clarksburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK RG RT FK )
o 09/21 to 09/21 2014 – Butchers Hill Flea Market and Craft Fair in Patterson Par
Patterson Park near Pagoda – Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: RK JZ )
o 09/21 to 09/21 2014 – Reservoir Hill Festival
2400 Block of Linden Ave – Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: Variety )
o 09/21 to 09/22 2014 – The Maryland Wine Festival
Carroll County Farm Museum – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: SW RG BL JZ CZ )
o 09/21 to 09/22 2014 – Artsfest ’13
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center – Dowell, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – N,R,L (music types: SW RK RG BL RT BC FK CY CH ET CL JZ RA CZ GP OT WL BG TF RB LN SO FU AL Variety )
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o 09/21 to 09/22 2014 – Perry Hall Apple Festival
Chapel Hills Farm and Nursery – Perry Hall, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: BG )
o 09/21 to 09/23 2014 – Bluebird Blues Festival
Prince George’s Community College – Largo, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – N,R,L (music types: BL )
o 09/22 to 09/22 2014 – Dorchester Center For the Arts Showcase
High Street – Cambridge, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: FK CY CH CL Variety )
o 09/22 to 09/22 2014 – West Annapolis Oktoberfest
Downtown – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: ET )
o 09/22 to 09/22 2014 – Quarry Lake Fall Fest
Quarry Lake –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: RK JZ Variety )
o 09/24 to 09/28 2014 – Mixology
Downtown –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 8 stages – I,N,R,L (music types: TC )
o 09/26 to 09/29 2014 – Westminster Fallfest
City Park – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: RG BC CY CZ OT BG TF RB SO FU Variety )
o 09/27 to 09/28 2014 – Wine Fest on the Beach
Inlet Parking Lot and Beach – Ocean City, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK RG JZ )
o 09/27 to 09/29 2014 – Baltimore Book Festival
Mount Vernon Place –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK BL JZ WL )
o 09/28 to 09/28 2014 – Middletown Heritage Festival
Main Street – Middletown, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK FK CY OT BG Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/28 2014 – Harford County Wine Festival
Rockfield Manor – Bel Air, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK BL BC Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/28 2014 – Art at The Point
Community Commons – Point of Rocks, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: BG )
o 09/28 to 09/28 2014 – Days End Farm Horse Rescue Fall Festival
Days End Farm Horse Rescue – Woodbine, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/28 2014 – Fall Festival
Bel Air Church of the Nazarene – Bel Air, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/28 2014 – Old Town Bowie Antiques and Craft Fall Festival
Old Town Bowie – Bowie, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/29 2014 – Frederick’s Oktoberfest
Frederick Fairgrounds – Frederick, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – R,L (music types: CH ET Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/29 2014 – Fall Harvest and Craft Festival
Farm Museum at Susquehanna State Park – Havre de Grace, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: CY OT BG )
o 09/28 to 09/29 2014 – Howard County Farm Heritage Days
Living Farm Heritage Museum – West Friendship, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: CY GP OT BG Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/29 2014 – Das Best Oktoberfest
National Harbor – Oxon Hill, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R (music types: RK Variety )
o 09/28 to 09/29 2014 – Carroll County Rotary Clubs Present Oktoberfest
Danele Shipley Memorial Arena – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – I,N,R,L (music types: FK )
o 09/28 to 10/27 2014 – Butler’s Orchard Pumpkin Festival
Butler’s Orchard – Germantown, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: Variety )
o 10/04 to 10/06 2014 – Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Timonium, Maryland
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: NA FK JZ TF Variety )
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o 10/04 to 10/06 2014 – Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – Saint Michaels, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Bowie’s International Festival
Allen Pond Park – Bowie, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: JZ )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Darlington Apple Festival
Downtown – Darlington, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK CR FK CY GP OT BG Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Germantown Oktoberfest
High Point Farm – Clarksburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Suitlandfestvial
The Suitland Community Center – Forestville, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – I,N,R,L (music types: RG BL CH GP RP WL TF RB LN SO FU Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – North Beach Bay Harvestfest
Waterfront – North Beach, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK CY Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Oakland Mills Cultural Arts Festival
Oakland Mills Village Center – Columbia, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: RK RG CH Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/05 2014 – Fourth Classic Car and Craft Show
Calvert Hall Russo Stadium Parking Lot –  Baltimore, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: JZ )
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Mount Airy Fall Festival
Mount Airy Carnival Grounds – Mount Airy, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – L (music types: FK CY JZ TF Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Brandywine Lions Fall Craft Fair and Festival
Cherry Tree Crossing – Cheltenham, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: CY OT TF Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Chesapeake Celtic Festival
Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum – Snow Hill, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – I (music types: ET AL Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Riverside Winefest at Sotterley
Sotterley Plantation – Hollywood, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: SW RK BL FK CY JZ FU Variety )
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Forthy-Second Artisans Festival
QAC 4H Park – Queenstown, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: RK CH )
o 10/05 to 10/06 2014 – Stanstock® Music Festival
McAvoy’s of Parkville – Parkville, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: RK BL RT CY TF Variety )
o 10/06 to 10/06 2014 – Takoma Park Street Festival
Old Town – Takoma Park, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – R,L (music types: SW RK RG BL RT FK CY ET JZ CZ BG RB SO FU )
o 10/06 to 10/06 2014 – First Sunday Arts Festival
Downtown – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – L (music types: Variety )
o 10/11 to 10/13 2014 – Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Montgomery County Fairgrounds – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R,L (music types: NA FK JZ TF Variety )
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o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo
The Ward Museum – Salisbury, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: BL FK )
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Sykesville Fall Festival
Main Street – Sykesville, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: Variety )
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Country Fair Day
St. John’s Church Sweet Air Campus – Phoenix, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: CR CY BG )
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Pleasant Valley Fall Fest and Car Show
Pleasant Valley Fire Department – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: CR FK )
o 10/12 to 10/12 2014 – Fall Shopping Frolic
Bruster’s Ice Cream – Glen Burnie, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: Variety )
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Catoctin Colorfest
Community Park – Thurmont, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – N,L (music types: GP Variety )
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Graw Days
Washington Street – Havre de Grace, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R (music types: SW JZ RA Variety )
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Island Bay Day Rocktoberfest
Queen Anne’s County Fairgrounds – Centreville, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – N,R (music types: RK RG BL CY TF AL )
o 10/12 to 10/13 2014 – Karmafest
Susquehanna State Park – Havre de Grace, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – N,R (music types: NA RK RG )
o 10/13 to 10/13 2014 – Oktoberfest at the Kentlands
The Kentlands Village Green – Gaithersburg, Maryland
Entertainment: 4 stages – N,R,L (music types: Variety )
o 10/18 to 10/20 2014 – Academy Art Museum Craft Show
Academy Art Museum – Easton, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – R,L (music types: FK CL JZ )
o 10/18 to 10/26 2014 – Ghosts of Sotterley Tours
Sotterley Plantation – Hollywood, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: Variety )
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – The Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival
The Navy Marine Corps Memorial Stadium – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – R (music types: SW RG JZ )
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Das Best Oktoberfest
MandT Bank Stadium – Timonium, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – N (music types: RG BL BG Variety )
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Cockeysville Fall Festival
Cranbrook Shopping Center – Cockeysville, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK TF AL )
o 10/19 to 10/19 2014 – Fall Festival
St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church – Edgewater, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: SW BL BC CR FK CY CH GP OT TC BG TF Variety )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Carroll County Farm Museum Fall Harvest Days
Carroll County Farm Museum – Westminster, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: FK CY BG )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Oktoberfest at Schifferstadt
grounds of Schifferstadt – Frederick, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: OT )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Bethesda Row Arts Festival
Bethesda Row – Bethesda, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – L (music types: BL JZ )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Autumn Wine Festival
Pemberton Historical Park – Salisbury, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK RG BL FK CY JZ TF Variety )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Hereford Fall Festival
Hereford – Hereford, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: RK BC FK CY )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Saint Mary’s County Oyster Festival
Saint Mary’s County Fairgrounds – Leonardtown, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – R (music types: SW RK BL FK CY ET JZ OT BG TF RB Variety )
o 10/19 to 10/20 2014 – Art @ the Park
Quiet Waters Park – Annapolis, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – R (music types: RK RG BL FK CY JZ CZ BG SO )
o 10/20 to 10/20 2014 – Downtown Pocomoke Fall Festival
Downtown – Pocomoke City, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – R,L (music types: Variety )
o 10/26 to 10/26 2014 – Halloween in the Garden
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center – Dowell, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – R (music types: CH )
o 10/26 to 10/26 2014 – Bat Festival
Social Hall – Funkstown, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – l (music types: RK CY Variety )
o 10/27 to 10/27 2014 – Baltimore Czech and Slovak Festival  Baltimore, Maryland
Baltimore 45 Association Hall – Parkville, Maryland
Entertainment: 1 stage – N (music types: ET )
o 11/01 to 11/02 2014 – Bel Air Fine Arts Festival
Harford Day School – Bel Air, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: SW RK BL RT FK CY JZ WL BG RB )
o 11/01 to 11/03 2014 – Howard County Crafts Spectacular
Howard County Fairgrounds – West Friendship, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – l (music types: Variety )
o 11/01 to 11/03 2014 – Howard County Crafts Spectacular 2014
Howard County (MD) Fairgrounds – West Friendship, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: Variety )
o 11/02 to 11/02 2014 – Oysterfest
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum – Saint Michaels, Maryland
Entertainment: 2 stages – L (music types: Variety )
o 11/02 to 11/03 2014 – Fallfest of Fine Arts and Craft Show
Roland E. Powell Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – L (music types: CY BG Variety )
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o 11/02 to 11/03 2014 – Gift of Light Expo
Ocean CIty Convention Center – Ocean City, Maryland
Entertainment: 0 w/Roving Performers – N (music types: NA FK WL AL )
o 11/08 to 11/10 2014 – Maryland Irish Festival
Maryland State Fairgrounds – Timonium, Maryland
Entertainment: 3 stages – I,N,R,L (music types: ET ) Visit our Featured Events!

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