May
30
Thu
Job Fair Carroll County Maryland @ Carroll County Business/Employment Resource Center
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Find a job at the next job fair for the metro Baltimore and Central Maryland region. The Job Fair will be held on Thursday, May 30, from 10 am to 1 pm, in Westminster MD. On-site parking available. Over 25 employers are expected to participate. Meet with employers and learn about employment opportunities in Maryland, submit your resume and application for job openings. For more details go to the Job Fair event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/403429703831567/ or visit the BERC website at CarrollWorks.com or call 410-386-2820

Jun
1
Sat
8th Annual ​DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE @ VFW Post 467
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dad We Love You to the Moon and Back! Dads Works is excited to announce its 8th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Where Dads can make memories with their daughters that last a lifetime.
This special evening includes a LIVE DJ, appetizers, dessert & drinks, raffle items, door prizes, a parting gift for each daughter & free professional photo of Dad with his Daughter(s)
Sponsorship opportunities available! Please contact Diane Berry @ 443-536-4669 or dianeb@momsworks.org
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All proceeds benefit Dads Works, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Helping Families By Serving Fathers. For more information about Dads Works, contact David Berry, Executive Director, at 443-605-6358 or davidberry@dadsworks.org

Jun
2
Sun
Deer Creek Fiddlers’ Convention @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Jun 2 all-day

Bluegrass, old-time & Celtic music competition for band & individual musicians, PLUS Southern Appalachian clogging competition! Performance, instrument & cash prizes from Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival, Common Ground on the Hill, Eastman Instruments, Gold Tone, Musilia and Headway, plus choice of cash prize or FREE TUITION for 1 week-long class period at Common Ground on the Hill’s Traditions Weeks, a $230 value. Food, juried craft fair and LOTS of shade tree picking! Bring a lawn chair, bring an instrument, bring the whole family to cheer on their favorites! Registration begins at 9:00 AM; competition begins at 10:30 AM.

Jun
15
Sat
29th Annual Strawberry Festival @ Gamber Fire Dept Carnival Grounds
Jun 15 all-day

New Location! Fresh Strawberries, games, pony rides, entertainment, silent auction, food, crafts and antique vendors, and strawberry shortcake. An annual event sponsored by Messiah Lutheran Church. Admission is free and there is plenty of parking.

Roaring 20’s Garden Party and Croquet Tournament @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join MREC for our third annual Roaring 20’s Garden Party & Croquet Tournament, to be held at the Carroll County Farm Museum on Saturday, June 15th from 4 to 8 p.m. This fun event for couples is a must-attend occasion to launch your summer dates together!

Participants are encouraged to wear 1920s era clothing, so don your favorite flapper dress with feather boas or gangster gear. You may just win our Best Dressed Couple Award! With hors’ doeuvres and summer picnic fair, music with dancing, a snowball bar, lawn games, antique cars, a top-notch silent auction and more, you won’t want to miss this amazing afternoon, designed just for couples.

Your business can be a sponsor of this amazing event! Call The Marriage and Relationship Education Center at 410-386-9003 or email Amy@mrecenter.org

Registration and Sponsor information at https://mrecenter.org/events

Jul
13
Sat
Common Ground on the Hill Roots Music & Arts Festival @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Jul 13 all-day

4 stages of continuous performance, featuring headliners The Tim O’Brien Band. Americana, bluegrass, blues, Celtic, old-time, Native American music, dance and more! Also featuring Latin-grass band Che Apalache, Ken Kolodner, Urban Artistry, Sankofa Dance Theater, Walt Michael & Co., Nicolas Carter, Wherligig and many more. 4 stages, food, camping, beer/wine, juried arts & crafts, children’s area. Yoga throughout the day.

Sep
18
Wed
Upperco Music Festival @ Arcadia Carnival Grounds
Sep 18 – Sep 21 all-day

Bluegrass & Traditional Country Music Festival. Workshops – Craft Beer – Vendors – Camping – Jamming – Band Competitions – and More!
Current Line Up:

Wednesday 9/18/19
Indoor Jam
Band Competition

Thursday 9/19/19
Blue Octane
Martin Brothers
Blue Train

Friday 9/20/19
Jacob Panic
Jay Henley
Country Current (Navy Band)
Dean Crawford & Dunns River Band
Mo Pitney

Saturday 9/21/19
Bluegrass for Breakfast inside at 9am
Fiddle, Bass, & Banjo workshops 1-3pm
Baker Family
Ken & Brad Kolodner Quartet
Charm City Junction
Bluegrass Brothers
Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice

Sep
21
Sat
Bill Haley Jr and the Comets @ Eichelberger Performing Arts Center
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm

Bill Haley Jr. and The Comets is a high-energy five-piece combo performing a rousing, crowd-pleasing set of songs first recorded at the dawn of Rock ‘n’ Roll by the legendary Bill Haley and The Comets, and other popular tunes from the 1950s and ‘60s. This “Rock ‘N’ Roll History Show” features Bill Haley Jr. sharing the inside stories and historical context behind the songs he sings backed by his talented band of Comets. Be prepared to jump, jive, dance, clap, stomp your feet and sing along as Haley and his Comets Rock the Joint!
$29 Orchestra/Balcony, $34 Preferred.

Sep
27
Fri
Tusk – The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Experience @ Eichelberger Performing Arts Center
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The #1 Tribute to Fleetwood Mac in the world. Five seasoned musicians recreating the music of Fleetwood Mac to perfection with note to note renditions. The well-respected musicians comprising Tusk have been making music together for over twenty-five years. Tusk covers all the great hits of Fleetwood Mac, which has featured the talents of Mick Fleetwood, Christine and John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks and others over the years. Authentic-sounding and always respectful, Tusk replicates the sounds of one of the world’s best-loved, top-selling bands. $30 Orchestra/Balcony, $35 Preferred.

Sep
29
Sun
Dailey & Vincent @ Eichelberger Performing Arts Center
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm

Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent, backed by one of the best bands on tour today, are some of the most reputable and elite entertainers in American music; bluegrass, traditional country and gospel music. The concoction of the fantastically instinctive vocal blends of Dailey’s tenor and Vincent’s reedy harmonies, has gained them well-deserved praise for their own distinctive style and worldwide recognition as American Music gold. $35 Orchestra/Balcony, $39 Preferred, $49 VIP Meet & Greet.

Oct
25
Fri
Stayin Alive – One Night of the Bee Gees @ Eichelberger Performing Arts Center
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm

STAYIN’ ALIVE offers to their audiences the songs and sights of a full Bee Gees play list, singing blockbusters such as “Night Fever”, “Jive Talkin'”, “How Deep Is Your Love”, “You Should Be Dancing”, “Nights on Broadway”, and “Stayin’ Alive”. In addition, they perform softer poetic ballads such as “I Started a Joke”, “Massachusetts”, “Fanny Be Tender”, “Words”, and “To Love Somebody” among other great hits. STAYIN’ ALIVE is the quintessential tribute band to the Bee Gees, capturing the excitement of live performance and the tender subtleties of the human voice! $30 Orchestra/Balcony, $35 Preferred.

Nov
2
Sat
Earl David Reed – Stand Up Comedy @ Eichelberger Performing Arts Center
Nov 2 @ 8:00 pm

Earl David Reed’s genius is the way he interacts with the crowd and knowing just who to pick on to get the biggest laugh, and the audience loves it! The Las Vegas Review-Journal called him “…an urban Don Rickles!” And Don Rickles himself commented “This guy works the room like a Las Vegas showgirl…funny without being offensive.” His TV credits include The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, HBO, and Showtime. Earl can also be seen on DVD as one of Bill Engvall’s All-Stars of Country Comedy comedians with Larry the Cable Guy and Jeff Foxworthy. Ages 18+. $24 Orchestra/Balcony, $29 Preferred. VIP Drink Package includes 2 Free Drinks, additional $10.