From art to music, we have it all this weekend.   For other happenings this month, download the July issue of The Lake-Front at

Thursday – Sunday, July 11 – 13
TOTL presents “The Hunting of the Snark by Cooper and Wigoder” — The Barn at Ridgeview Valley, 7 PM. The talented group of Theatre on the Lake (TOTL) presents the impossible voyage of an improbable crew to hunt an imaginary creature in this sparkling musical comedy adventure for all ages. Enter the imaginative world of “Alice in Wonderland” creator, Lewis Carroll, in this brand new, highly original, ultra modern adaptation inspired by his beloved classic poem. This show features five high-energy actors, a life-like puppet, fantastical characters, and lashings of daft humor. Tickets for adults are $12; Children 3 – 12 are $8.50; children 0 – 2 are free but must be on a lap. For tickets email or visit them at

Friday, July 12
Little Yough Summer Music Festival — Featuring the Steve Smith Band. Mountain Fresh Pavilion, Oakland, 7 PM. This annual festival showcases singers/songwriters from across the country and displays a variety of different genres and musical styles. Concerts begin at 7 PM. Food is available for purchase but feel free to bring your own picnic or bottle of wine. Bring your chairs and blankets and relax for a night of music under the summer skies. Free admission, donations are appreciated. For full schedule, visit

Saturday & Sunday, July 13 & 14
Art in the Park — Deep Creek Lake State ParK, 10 AM – 5 PM Saturday; 10 AM to 4 PM Sunday. This is a juried art event with 50+ vendors displaying their original artwork and fine crafts. Food vendors are on site as well as kids interpretive events, tie dye, live animals and a kids art project sponsored by the Garrett Arts Council. $3 per person in state or $5.00 person out of state. For more information, visit

Saturday, July 13
Deep Creek Volunteer Company’s 7th Annual Golf Tournament — Oakland Golf Course, 10 AM to 6 PM. Tournament proceeds benefit the Deep Creek Volunteer Fire Company and will be used to help fund the additions to the existing fire hall. Become a sponsor or register to play. Join 100 golfers of all skill levels. Entry fee is $75 per individual player. The tournament will be played as 2 Person Scramble with a shot gun start. For information or to register email or call 301-387-5252.

Saturday Morning Artist Demos – The Gallery Shop, Oakland, 10:30 – Noon. Come in and see one of the Gallery Shop’s artists at work! Chat about techniques, ask questions, and get to know one of our artisans. Today’s artist will be Carolyn Groves demonstrating Tatting. Free admission. For more information, visit

Music at Penn Alps presents Carolyn Enger, Piano — Great Hall at Penn Alps, Grantsville, 3 PM. Enjoy classical to contemporary music by this Steinway Concert Artist. Tickets are $20 and are available online at

Sunday, July 14
Mt. Top Saddle Club Horse Show — Garrett County Fair Grounds, 8 AM. Offers competition classes for riders of all ages/experience, in both English and western riding and games classes. $6/class entry fee, $10/horse ground fee. MTSC membership not required. No admission fee for spectators. Refreshments and some seating available. Info available through our FB page or by calling 301-616-2310 or 443-987-4413.

Live Music:

Thursday, July 11
Black Bear: Karaoke by Music Express, 8
Honi-Honi: Honi House Band, 8

Friday, July 12
Black Bear: Matt Fields, 6; Ladies Night with DJ Thoro, 10
Harbor Bar: Jimmy Flanigan, 6- 8
Honi-Honi: Brother Short, 4; 80’s Enough
MoonShadow: TBA, 8

Saturday, July 13
Black Bear: Matt Tichon, 6; Ladies Night with DJ Thoro, 10
Harbor Bar: Scott Alexander, 3- 6
Honi-Honi: Street Level, 1:30; Disco Night w/ The Remedy, 9
MoonShadow: The Copper Tones, 8

Sunday, July 14
Honi-Honi: Sunday Fun Day w/ Pat & TJ, 2; King & Taylor, 7
MoonShadow: John Martin, Noon

Monday, July 15
Honi-Honi: Welcome Party w/ Eric Lewis & Co, 6