From festivals to play to live music, Garrett County and the surrounding area has it all!

Friday – Sunday, June 28-30
Grantsville Days — Grantsville Community Park. Events throughout the weekend include a parade, music, food, crafts, BBQ, tractor pull and more! Free admission for all events. There will be a charge to enter vehicles in the tractor pulling, pick-up pulling, and semi pulling contests. For more information, go to www.visitgrantsville.com.

Friday & Saturday, June 28 & 29
3rd Annual Old Red Barn – New Play Reading Series — The Barn at Ridgeview Valley, 4 – 9 PM (Two plays each day). This is a celebration of new plays from the tri-state area. The compeition is open to playwrights from Maryland, West Virginia and Pennsylvania. The sumbissions come in from October through November and then are read by members of the TOTL Theatre Company. The winners from each state are announced on April 1. Readings will be performed by members of the TOTL Theatre Company and guest artists. The plays and their synopses are on the website: www.totltheatre.org. Come for one or all four. Admission is free.

Saturday, June 29
Fast & Furriest Fun Run & Walk — HART for Animals, 7:30 AM Registration, 8:30 Run/Walk. Bring your dogs and join us for our third annual fast and furriest fun run event. Pre-registration discounts include event T-Shirt. All proceeds benefits HART for Animals. Admission for the 5K Run is $30; 1K walk is $20 if you sign up before June 24th. www.hartforanimals.org/fast-furriest

Seth Maynard & Rich Norwood in Concert — Smoke N Mirrors Gallery, Oakland, MD, 6 PM. Come join two of Smoke N Mirrors favorite guest artists as this popular duo perform your favorite Jazz and Pop songs from the Great American songbook. This is a seated concert style performance and reservations are recommended as seats are limited. Tickets include two drink vouchers per person for anyone over age 21 (wines, craft beer, sodas, punch, water) and hor d’oeuvres. The Reception for this event will begin at 6 PM. $20 per person. Call 304-277-7700 or email smoknphoto@outlook.com.

Spring Farmer’s Market – Springs Road, Springs, PA, 8 AM to 1 PM. Held every Saturday from May 25 through September 21, 2019, 8 AM to 1 PM. Featuring fresh produce, antiques and crafts as well as flea market items. Free admission and parking. Visit www.springspa.org for info.

Mountain Fresh Farmers Market – Mountain Fresh Pavilion, downtown Oakland, 10 AM to 1 PM through October. Our old-fashioned market features fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, fresh and dried herbs, baked goods, jams & jellies, fresh eggs, grassfed meats, handmade crafts and more. Www.mountainfresh.org

Live Music Guide:

Thursday,June 27
Black Bear: Karaoke by Music Express, 8
Honi-Honi: Karaoke Night, 8

Friday, June 28
Black Bear: Partners In Crime, 6; DJ Thoro, 10
Harbor Bar: Scott Alexander, 6-8
Honi-Honi: Stone Ground, 4; Boathouse, 9
MoonShadow: Briana Merkel & Jimmy Nash

Saturday, June 29
Black Bear: Shelly McCombie, 6; The House Band, 10
Harbor Bar: Billy Breslin, 3-6
Honi-Honi: Original Fantasy’s, 1:30; Pirate Party with Time Flies, 9
MoonShadow: Pickin’ Empty Pockets, 8

Sunday, June 30
Honi-Honi: Guys Without Ties, 1:30; Shelly McCombie Duo, 7
MoonShadow: Ally Norris, Noon