calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY, MARYLAND EVENTS: 3rd Annual Calvert Wine & Arts Fest - Saturday, May 8, 2010! - 04/25/10 08:08 AM

THIRD ANNUAL CALVERT WINE & ARTS FEST
Date:  Saturday, May 8, 2010
Time:  11am to 6pm
Location: All Saints Episcopal Church
Address:  100 Lower Marlboro Rd, Sunderland, MD 20689
Calvert County artisans will be featured at the third annual Calvert Wine and Arts Fest, Saturday, May 8th, from 11 am to 6 pm, sponsored by All Saints Episcopal Church and the Southern Maryland Folk Arts Center. The fest will be on the Church grounds at the corner of Routes 2 and 4, Sunderland, MD. This juried show will feature some of the best artisans in Calvert, St. Mary's and Charles Counties, as well as … (1 comments)

calvert county events: THINGS TO DO IN CALVERT COUNTY, MD: Garden Smarter Workshop - Home Grown Salad Greens - March 13, 2010! - 03/09/10 01:50 AM
GARDEN SMARTER WORKSHOP:  Home Grown Salad Greens - Salad Boxes, Tables & Containers

Location: Calvert Library Prince FrederickDate:  March 13, 2010 Time: 10 AM - 1:30 PM
Brief Description:
Salad Boxes, Tables and Containers. Home grown salad greens can be yours April to November. You will learn how to build a salad box to enable you to produce fresh greens, even if you live in a condo or apartment!                                              

Location:  Calvert Library                                                      
Address:  Calvert Library @ 850 Costley Way               
Location:  Prince Frederick, MD  20678                  
Phone:  (410)-535-0291
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Calvert County Library
 
Discover Calvert County.....where relaxation is a lifestyle, not … (9 comments)

calvert county events: SOLOMONS ISLAND EVENTS: A Taste of Solomons on March 27, 2010! - 03/05/10 12:59 PM
SOLOMONS, MARYLAND - FOOD AND DRINK......
This special event occurs each year to celebrate the bounty of the Chesapeake Bay and region. 
Event:  10th Annual Taste of Solomons
Date:  Saturday, March 27, 2010
Time:  11:00am - 4:00pm

The 10th annual "Taste of Solomons" on Saturday, March 27th is where you can sample what this vibrant little island has to offer.  This year along with the culinary delights of the island, there will also be offerings of cocktails, mocktails, art, artisans, vendors and services - a real taste of Solomon's lifestyle.
Visit participating local restaurants to try samples of their finest … (3 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: A Winter Carnival - Southern Community Center in Lusby on March 5, 2010! - 02/25/10 12:50 AM
A Winter Carnival-Calvert County Parks & Recreation Location: Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby, MD 20657Date: 3/5/2010Time: 6 PM - 8:30 PM
                                                               A WINTER CARNIVAL IN LUSBY
So much to do and see and it is all free! That's right, FREE!
Entertainment for everyone!
Strolling Super Magic Man, Superhero Batman, DJ, Balloon Sculptures, Face Painting, Moon Bounce, Interactive Games, Old School Carnival Games, Cake Wak, Ice Cream, Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Hula Hoop and Dance Contests and On-Stage Performances by Parks & Recreation Instructors.
Don't miss out on all of the fun! 
For more information please call 410-586-1101.
Calvert County services … (2 comments)

calvert county events: SOLOMONS ISLAND EVENTS: Date Night at Annmarie Garden on Saturday, February 14, 2010! - 01/21/10 01:49 AM


Date Night at Annmarie Garden
Looking for something to do with your friends or significant other? Enjoy an artsy adult evening at Annmarie Garden with great art, wine & beer, music and special gift shop discounts. Perfect before or after dinner! $3 non-members/ $2 members. Adults only.
Saturday, February 14, 6-9pmSponsored by Solomons Island Winery
Annmarie Garden                                        13480 Dowell RoadDowell, Maryland 20629 (410) 326 - 4640
Directions
From Washington DC: Take Route 4 South to Exit 11 (Prince Frederick). Continue on 4 South, following signs to Solomons. Left on Dowell Road at Solomons Firehouse. Garden is less than 1/4 mile on … (2 comments)

calvert county events: NORTH BEACH, MARYLAND - EVENTS: Annual Polar Bear Swim - New Year's Day 2010! - 12/19/09 02:50 PM

POLAR BEAR SWIM 
New Year's Day 2010
Plunge takes place at 1:00 p.m. so be there by 12:00 noon
Want an invigorating new year? Start yours by joining in on the fun on New Year's Day 2010 at 1:00 p.m. for the annual North Beach Polar Bear Swim!
To start 2009, a record crowd of thousands turned out to splash into the 35 degree Chesapeake Bay. An even larger crowd lined the boardwalk and fishing pier to watch. Here's the Polar Bear Swim photo gallery.
Polar Bear Plungers in the past have ranged from 6 years to 90+!
Come and join the … (4 comments)

calvert county events: HOLIDAY EVENTS IN SOLOMONS: Celebrate the Season at Annmarie Garden - November 24 through January 2! - 11/29/09 02:15 AM
 
SOLOMONS, MARYLAND - HOLIDAY EVENTS:  Celebrate The Season At Annmarie Garden
 

 
Celebrate the Season at Annmarie Garden
Annmarie Garden announces an exciting schedule of holiday programs, exhibits, and special events.  
At the heart of the festivities is the Garden In Lights, Annmarie Garden's delightful holiday walk-through light show. When you pay admission to Annmarie Garden, you gain entry to not only Garden In Lights, but also two extraordinary exhibits, the ornament show and sale, wonderful shopping, holiday entertainment, refreshments, and more.  With a modest admission price and exceptional programs, Annmarie Garden is the perfect destination for the … (0 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: A "Reel" Halloween Murder Mystery Dinner & Show - October 30, 2009! - 10/24/09 04:09 PM


A "REEL" HALLOWEEN MURDER MYSTERY DINNER & SHOW




Location:  Rod 'N' Reel Restaurant
Address:  4160 Mears Avenue, Chesapeake Beach, MD  20732
Date:  Friday, October 30, 2009
Time:  7:30 PM
Organization:  Chesapeake Beach Resort & Spa
Phone:  (410)-257-2735 or Email For Additional Information
Brief Description: A 'Reel' Halloween Murder Mystery Dinner & Show at the Rod 'N' Reel Restaurant - Tickets are on sale now at the Rod 'N' Reel. Tickets are $55; includes Dinner Buffet, Show, taxes and gratuity. 
Menu:Jumbo Coconut Shrimp, Roasted Herb Chicken, Chef Specialty - Lobster Mac & Cheese, Sicilian Style Swordfish, Veal Messina, … (4 comments)

calvert county events: SOLOMONS ISLAND EVENTS: Concert At Calvert Marine Museum - The Fabulous Thunderbirds - November 13, 2009! - 10/23/09 06:24 PM

 
THE FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS
Date:  Friday, November 13, 2009
Time:  7:30 PM
Location:  Calvert Marine Museum in Solomons, MD
County:  Calvert
 

With over 20 albums recorded and millions sold, Kim Wilson and The Fabulous Thunderbirds tour the world performing their own unique style of music. Known for barnburning hits like "Tuff Enuff" and "Wrap it Up" this group will have our 200 seat indoor auditorium rocking all night long. With music ranging from pop anthems like "Powerful Stuff" which was featured in the Tom Cruise movie "Cocktail", to the low down blues of Chicago, this brand of honest … (2 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: CalvArt Gallery Presents - Five Guys - October 7th - November 8th, 2009! - 10/08/09 12:49 PM

SPECIAL EVENT
Five Guys -- calvART Gallery
Exhibit - October 7-November 8, 2009
Hours:  Wednesday - Sunday, 11am to 5pm
Featuring Ray Bogle / Rex Miller / John Schaffner / Dave Wardrup / Carl Wood
Reception: Saturday, October 10th, 5 PM to 8 PM Location:  CalvART Gallery
Address:  Prince Frederick Shopping Center, Route 4 & Route 231, Prince Frederick, MD  20678
Phone:  (410)-535-9252
County:  Calvert
 
calvART Gallery is a cooperative galery located in Prince Frederick in Calvert County, and is affiliated with the Arts Council of Calvert County.  calvART is a showcase for artists from Southern Maryland and highlights … (4 comments)

calvert county events: SOLOMONS ISLAND EVENTS: PAWSitive Event - That Doggone Tiki Bar Family Pet Day - October 11, 2009 - 10/08/09 11:02 AM
Come & Join the Fun at the PAWSitive Event, "That Doggone Tiki Bar Family Pet Day"
The Tiki Bar will be throwing its first, "That Doggone Tiki Bar Family Pet Day," on Sunday, October 11th. This event will raise money for PAWS, a new pet clinic located in Huntingtown, Maryland.
 
A variety of pet rescue organizations, vendors, and clinics will be participating in this fundraiser. Some of the pet organizations include PAWS, Doberman Animal Rescue & Education (DARE), Friends of Felines, St. Mary's Animal Welfare League (SMAWL), and Greyt Expectations Greyhound Rescue. Vendors to participate in this event include the … (3 comments)

calvert county events: SOLOMONS EVENTS: Halloween In The Garden - October 24, 2009 - Annmarie Garden! - 09/29/09 04:23 AM
 
Halloween in the GardenSaturday, October 24, 2009, 11am-4pm Daytime Trick-or-Treating for all ages!
$1 per person benefits the Holiday Food Basket Program
Interested in having a booth? CLICK HERE!
Sorry....No Pets at Special Events
 
Looking for something SPOOKtacular to do for Halloween?
Try bringing the family to the Garden for a safe and spook-free daytime trick-or-treating event. Non-profit organizations, outreach programs, local businesses and entrepreneurs participate by decorating their space in a haunted theme, dressing in holiday costumes, and handing out goodies.
Children are able to meander through the woods along the paved pathway, free of vehicles, and receive … (2 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: American Indian Lifeways Festival - October 17, 2009! - 09/14/09 05:30 PM

AMERICAN INDIAN LIFEWAYS FESTIVAL
Date:  October 17, 2009
Time:  10am to 5pm
Location:  Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum
Address:  10515 Mackall Rd., Saint Leonard
Admission Fee:  $3 per person or $10 per car

American Indian Lifeways Festival
Celebrate the lasting contributions that American Indians have made and continue to make to our nation's social, technological, and cultural fabric. Visitors will enjoy the Eastern Woodland Village and hands-on demonstrations.
For additional information, visit:  Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum or call (410) -586-8501

Come to the Indian village and experience hands-on American Indian crafts and skills, archery, music, dance, storytelling and more.
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calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: Calvert County Farm Tour - October 18, 2009! - 09/14/09 04:06 PM

Calvert County Farm Tour
The 12th annual Calvert County Farm Tour will be held on Sunday, October 18th, 2009 from 1-4p.m. at Spider Hall Farm, Prince Frederick, MD.
This 362 acre farm, purchased by current owners David and Susan Cox in December 2004, is one of the few remaining working farms of it's size in the county. The farm produces wheat, barley, corn, pumpkins, soybeans and tobacco. For the last three years, the farm has turned to agri-tourism with the addition of an 8-acre corn maze and hay rides every fall.
Celebrate centuries of agriculture in Calvert County on this … (0 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: Calvert County's 1st Annual Green Fair Expo - September 27, 2009 - Free Admission! - 09/08/09 03:50 PM


CALVERT COUNTY'S 1ST ANNUAL GREEN FAIR EXPO
Date:  September 27. 2009
Time:  11am - 4pm
Adresse:  Jefferson Pattterson Park Museum
Location:  Saint Leonard
Directions
Hosted by the Calvert County Citizens Green Team
Co-sponsored by the Friends of Jefferson Park
For additional information call 410-586-8501 or email: jppm@mdp.state.md.us


FUN & EVENTS FOR EVERYONE! - Free Admission
There will be speakers, displays, demonstrations, and various companies and agencies present dedicated to creating a greener environment in Calvert County. They will show you how, why, and where we can all help. Not only to turn your environment into a green environment, … (2 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: Alan Jackson Concert In St. Leonard on September 20, 2009! - 07/17/09 10:24 AM
   THE ST. LEONARD VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT
                                PROUDLY PRESENTS
                                    ALAN JACKSON
                      With Special Guest - Kellie Pickler
         Performing Live on the Bayside Toyota Pavillion
                         September 20, 2009 - Sunday
             Concert starts at 7PM, Gates open at 5PM
                    
 
 
 
Ticket prices are as follows:                                     
$70.00 -  Premium
$60.00 - Reserved
$45.00 - Standing
Seating 
Order tickets online at:  Ticket Master  (venue name is st leonard)
Concert Location Is:
Bayside Toyota Pavillion, 200 Calvert Beach Rd., St. Leonard, MD  20685
If you have any questions about the concert, Email … (3 comments)

calvert county events: SOLOMONS ISLAND EVENTS: Sharkfest At The Calvert Marine Museum On July 11, 2009! - 07/03/09 06:37 PM


SHARKFEST
Date:  Saturday, July 11, 2009
Time:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:  Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons
County:  Calvert
Event Fee:  Museum admission and additional $3 fee to touch the sharks.
For additional information, visit:  Calvert Marine Museum
Taking place in early July,  the Calvert Marine Museum focuses on Sharks - both living and fossilized, during its annual Sharkfest! Touch the rough hide of a shark in the shark touch tank. Have your picture taken in the jaws of a Giant Megalodon shark skeleton. Learn the amazing facts about shark habits and habitats. Find a 20-million-year-old shark's tooth in … (4 comments)

calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: Summer Concert Series In North Beach On The Chesapeake Bay! - 07/03/09 10:34 AM








NORH BEACH CONCERT SERIES ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY
Live on the Boardwalk! 
Free summer concerts at the North Beach bandstand overlooking the Chesapeake Bay all summer long (bandstand is on Bay Avenue between 5th & 3rd Streets in North Beach).
 Here's the 2009 July/August Schedule. Click each performers' name to visit their web site!
July 11, 2009 - John Luskey (country) - 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
August 22, 2009 - Southern Maryland Swing Band - 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
8/22 -8/23 - Bayfest: 2nd Conspiracy, many more! - 12:00 noon - 6:30 p.m. both days 
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calvert county events: CALVERT COUNTY EVENTS: FIREWORKS CELEBRATIONS ON THE 4TH OF JULY IN CALVERT COUNTY! - 06/18/09 10:48 AM


WHERE TO FIND THE FIREWORKS IN CALVERT COUNTY ON THE 4TH OF JULY - SOUTHERN MARYLAND
Chesapeake Beach FireworksJuly 3rd @ DuskRight in front of the Rod-n-Reel4160 Mears Ave. [ View Map ]Chesapeake Beach, MD  20732
Largest fireworks display on the bay; music, food and games.  The fireworks are discharged right in front of the Rod-n-Reel.  But, any spot along the water in Chesapeake Beach should give you a good view.  People typically start arriving between 5 and 6 p.m.  So, get there early in order to find parking and procure a good spot.  410-257-2230.

Solomons FireworksJuly 4th @ … (0 comments)

calvert county events: THINGS TO DO & PLACES TO VISIT IN CALVERT COUNTY - SOUTHERN MARYLAND! - 06/07/09 04:18 AM











WELCOME TO: Calvert County in beautiful Southern Maryland!
Calvert County is located approximately 30 miles southeast of Washington, D.C. and is surrounded by the Chesapeake Bay on the east and the Patuxent River on the west.  Whether you enjoy the river, bay, creeks, protected coves, lakes or the beach......water related activities are found throughout the County.  It offers a tranquil haven for your family.......relax, sail, bike, kayak, fish or take a stroll on the beaches or boardwalks.




There are many fun & enjoyable "free" things to do in Calvert County.  Spectacular … (2 comments)