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Our 2017 Activities

Mar 17-18 Youth Hunter Education Safety Class—register online: Click Here
Mar 25 Trout Season Opens
Apr 1 Youth Fishing Rodeo. Catch stocked trout and other fish at Fort Frederick's Beaver Pond. Open to children ages 15 and under. Bring your own gear and bait. 301-842-2155
Apr 1, 8 Western MD Scenic Railroad Saturday Bunny Hop Trains. A train ride, plus you get to hunt eggs and meet the Easter Bunny! Click Here
Apr 15 Easter Egg Decorating and Hunt
Apr 27-30 Annual 18th Century Market Fair. Features the best artisans, craftspeople, and sutlers together with an 18th century encampment. Fort Frederick. 301-842-2155. Admission fee charged.
May 6 Guided Bike Tour - Brilliant spring wildflowers brighten the journey as you learn about the flora and fauna along the Western Maryland Rail Trail. The guided bike ride is approximately 20 miles long roundtrip and is taken at a leisurely pace. C&O Bicycle Shop in Hancock at 10 am.
May 6 Western MD STEM Festival, Hands-on event for K-12 kids and their families with FUN activities/experiments using Science, Technology, Engineering & Math. At Frostburg State University, https://www.facebook.com/WMSTEMFestival/
May 14 Mother's Day Pancake Breakfast
May 20 Legendary KIX in concert outdoors at Rocky Gap Casino. Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets/Information at https://rockygapcasino.com/tickets under "Entertainment" "Events" tab.
May 20-21 Canal Apple Days Festival, Hancock. Food, crafts, vendors, tractor contest, talent contest, antique cars. Call 301-678-2146
May 25-28 DelFest Bluegrass Festival at Allegany Fairgrounds. www.delfest.com
May 27 Memorial Day Dance
May 28 Horseshoe Tournament
June 3 Free fishing day in Maryland. No license required.
June 3 National Trails Day. Woodmont Trail. Meet at the Trail Head parking lot along Woodmont Rd at 9 am for this 2-hour hike. Explore the wildlife heritage trail with a certified naturalist. Sturdy attire/bring water. Call 301-842-2155.
June 10 Free fishing day in Maryland. No license required.
June 10 Outdoor movie. Join your family for outdoor movie fun!
June 10-11 48th annual Heritage Days Festival, Cumberland. www.heritagedaysfestival.com
June 17 Potluck dinner/Homemade ice cream for Daddy's Day
June 24-25 Old town Summer Fest. Cresap Museum tours, food, crafts, Eastern Woodlands Indian history, children’s programs. 800-336-7962. www.oldtownmdsummerfest.com
July 1 Independence Day Dance
July 2 Cornhole Tournament
July 4 Free fishing day in Maryland. No license required.
July 4 Fireworks over Rocky Gap's Lake Habeeb
July 15-22 Allegany County Fair at Allegany Fairgrounds. Rides, nightly shows, livestock judging. TRACE ADKINS on Wed, July 19, at 8 pm!!! http://www.alleganycofair.org/tickets/entertainment/
July 22 Corn & Hot Dog Roast
July 29 Campground Community Campfire. Hobo pies.
Aug 9-13 East Coast Motorcycle Rally, formerly known as East Coast Sturgis. Headliner is the legendary "Foghat" also "Artimus Pyle Band" and "Kashmir" (next door) www.eastcoaststurgis.com
Aug 19 Outdoor movie. Join your family for outdoor movie fun!
Aug 26-27 Augustoberfest in downtown Hagerstown. German food, dancing, and folklore. www.augustoberfest.org
Sept 1-3 Annual Street Rod Roundup, Allegany Co. Fairgrounds, features poker runs, rod jousting, kids games, food, nightly bands. Call 301-697-0142
Sept 2 Labor Day Dance
Sept 3 Horseshoe Tournament
Sept 10 Woodmont Lodge Annual Open House, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Woodmont Rod & Gun Club. Guided ranger hike beginning at 1 p.m. Directional signs from the Interstate 68 Woodmont Rd exit. Call 301-842-2155. Small fee
Sept 16-17 One Fort: Three Wars. Living history demonstrations for French & Indian War, American Revolution, and Civil War. Admission fee. 301-842-2155.
Sept 16 Cornhole Tournament
Sept 23 Pig Roast
Sept 30 Hancock's annual "Walk to end Child Abuse" walk or 5K on a USA Track & Field certified course. https://ruralchildrensfund.wildapricot.org/5K Call 301-678-6167 only if additional info needed.
Oct 7 Bill's Fall Festival—Live Bluegrass Music. Call 301-478-2701. (next door)
Oct 7-8 Apple Butter Festival in Berkeley Springs, WV. www.facebook.com/AppleButterFestivalWV/
Oct 14 Halloween Party
Oct 11-15 Autumn Glory Festival. Fall foliage, parade, arts, crafts & antiques, banjo/fiddle contest. 1-888-387-5237
Oct 21-22 Military life at Fort Frederick during the French & Indian War. Musket firing presentations, colonial toys & games and other fun activities of the time. 10 am to 4 pm Sat, Guy Fawkes/Bonfire at 7 pm Sat and 10 am to 3 pm Sun. 301-842-2155. Small fee
Nov 25 Pool Tournament
Dec 2 Annual Hunter's Bash

Bingo:
Available Saturday nights from late May through September at 7:00 p.m.

Church Services Available:
St. Patrick's Catholic Church—Saturdays at 5 p.m. (walking distance)
Piney Plains United Methodist Church—Sundays at 11 a.m. (15 minutes' drive)
1st EMC Holiness Church—Sundays at 11 a.m. (10 minutes’ drive)

Other activities will be available at different times throughout the summer. See store board for details.

All boldfaced items are activities taking place at the campground. This list does not include ALL activities available. Please check activities board located outside the store/front office regularly or call us at 301-478-2325. THANK YOU!

Items that are not boldfaced are local community activities. Phone numbers/websites are provided in case you want additional information—directions available at front desk.