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 July Events

27 Sunday  
  All day 11th Annual Old-Fashioned CornFest at the Historic Round Barn and Farm Market. Enjoy Corn Roasted in the husk over an apple-wood fire, BBQ Chicken, Pulled Pork, Peach Sundaes, Apple Dumplings, and more!!! Free entertainment provided, haywagon rides around the farm, as well as free games and activities for children will be available. Great food and entertainment for the entire family! 298 Cashtown Road, Biglerville, PA. For more information call 717-334-1984 or visit www.RoundBarnGettysburg.com
     
28 Monday  
  All Night Delta Aquarids meteor shower
     
29 Tuesday  
  All Day Mt. Tabor Church of Rocky Ridge will hold a festival at Mt. Tabor Park, home of the Big Slide. Come enjoy good home-cooked food: Soup, Sandwiches, Iced Tea and Ice Cream & Peaches beginning at 4:00 p.m. Also enjoy games including bingo. Music by "Full Effect" from 6 - 9 p.m. Come join us in Christian Fellowship - surely a good time for everyone of all ages.
  All Night Delta Aquarids meteor shower
     
30 Wed  
  7:30 pm Summer Classic Movies at the Majestic.  For more information visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
     
31 Thursday  
     
 August Events
1 Friday  
  5 pm Art, Wine & Music at the Bluebrick Gallery - Join the Bluebrick artists as they showcase their distinctive and complimenting art on display in the gallery. Violinist Ryan Kozak of the Ourania String Quartet will delight gallery visitors with an exceptional solo performance while they partake in a wine tasting of some of the areas most exceptional wines presented by Hauser Estate Winery of Biglerville. 18 N. Washington Street, Gettysburg.
For More Information visit www.bluebrickgallery.com or call  717-420-0103
  6 pm 2nd annual Community Back to School Party sponsored by Christ's Community Church on Friday, August 1st from 6-8 PM in the Emmitsburg Community Park. Free school supplies provided by the Knights of Columbus Brute Council. Food, Kiddiepillar, bounce house, barrel train, and games! For more information call: 301-447-4224
  7 pm Catoctin High School Class of 1979 35th Reunion -  at Taverna 5450 , 5450 Fairfield Road, Fairfield.
     
2 Saturday  
  6 pm Catoctin High School Class of 1979 35th Reunion - at the Emmitsburg Ambulance Company Building.   If you have any questions please call Denise Valentine at 301-447-6816
  7 pm The Majestic Theater presents the world premiere of the final chapter of John Putch's locally shot trilogy of films.The final chapter of the trilogy focuses on the mysterious disappearance of Rotten Egg, a camera that reveals the truth in every photo, and man's search to become ""less" boring. As the town of Fayetteville struggles to learn the facts, Tork is visited by the CIA. A hidden past is revealed that changes the course of his life forever. This stand alone comedy delivers a romantic and upbeat message about relationships and the truth behind every story.  25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg.  For more information call 717-337-8200  or visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
     
3 Sunday  
  2 pm The Majestic Theater presents the world premiere of the final chapter of John Putch's locally shot trilogy of films.The final chapter of the trilogy focuses on the mysterious disappearance of Rotten Egg, a camera that reveals the truth in every photo, and man's search to become ""less" boring. As the town of Fayetteville struggles to learn the facts, Tork is visited by the CIA. A hidden past is revealed that changes the course of his life forever. This stand alone comedy delivers a romantic and upbeat message about relationships and the truth behind every story.  25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg.  For more information call 717-337-8200  or visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
     
4 Monday  
     
5 Tuesday  
     
6 Wed  
  7:30 pm Summer Classic Movies at the Majestic.  For more information visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
     
7 Thursday  
     
8 Friday  
  8 pm Totem Pole Playhouse presents - Godspell - Contemporary hippies relive the story of Christ's ministry and crucifixion. Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, Pa., 17222.  For more information call 888-805-7056 or visit www.TotemPolePlayhouse.org
     
9 Saturday  
  All day Rocky Ridge Annual Big Picnic - “Home of the Big Slide” Serving: Soup/Sandwiches/Pie/Ice Cream. Car Show with Plaque Awards - People’s choice, Participant’s choice. 50/50 Raffle. Baby Show – 2 yrs and under at 1 pm, Bingo at 7 pm. Games for all ages during day. Jr. County Band playing from 6 to 9 pm.
  noon Hollabaugh Brother's annual Peach Fest- two afternoons of peachy fun, featuring: home-made peach ice cream sundaes, wagon rides, kids play area, delicious food, peach samples galore and many peachy deals on peach products.
Guests can enjoy special music by: Klinger McFry Band on Saturday, featuring: bluegrass, cajun, rock, celtic, swing, country, gospel and mariachi and The Willy’s on Sunday, featuring classic rock and beyond!

This year’s featured non-profit is the Adams Rescue Mission. A portion of the day’s proceeds will go towards supporting their worthwhile cause!

No admission fee; just $1 to park (supports the Adams Rescue Mission and Upper Adams Band Boosters) Please also consider bringing a donation of much-needed toiletries to benefit the Adams County Rescue mission: including toilet paper, paper towels, bar soap, hand soap, deodorant, razors, paper plates, shampoo, conditioner, and others. Monetary donations are also welcome. For more information visit www.hollabaughbros.com or call 717-677-8412

  8 pm Totem Pole Playhouse presents - Godspell - Contemporary hippies relive the story of Christ's ministry and crucifixion. Totem Pole Playhouse, 9555 Golf Course Road, Fayetteville, Pa., 17222.  For more information call 888-805-7056 or visit www.TotemPolePlayhouse.org
     
10 Sunday  
  noon Hollabaugh Brother's annual Peach Fest- two afternoons of peachy fun, featuring: home-made peach ice cream sundaes, wagon rides, kids play area, delicious food, peach samples galore and many peachy deals on peach products.
Guests can enjoy special music by: Klinger McFry Band on Saturday, featuring: bluegrass, cajun, rock, celtic, swing, country, gospel and mariachi and The Willy’s on Sunday, featuring classic rock and beyond!

This year’s featured non-profit is the Adams Rescue Mission. A portion of the day’s proceeds will go towards supporting their worthwhile cause!

No admission fee; just $1 to park (supports the Adams Rescue Mission and Upper Adams Band Boosters) Please also consider bringing a donation of much-needed toiletries to benefit the Adams County Rescue mission: including toilet paper, paper towels, bar soap, hand soap, deodorant, razors, paper plates, shampoo, conditioner, and others. Monetary donations are also welcome. For more information visit www.hollabaughbros.com or call 717-677-8412

  3 pm St. Mary's Church's All you can eat Spaghetti Dinner. Dinner $7, $4 children 6-12.  256 Tract Road, Fairfield. For more information 717-642-8815
     
11 Monday
     
12 Tuesday
  4 pm 92nd Annual South Mountain Fair - A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fresh produce and fruits, and beautiful flowers, all on display and lots of food!

In addition there is nightly entertainment in the auditorium, a fireworks display one evening, and the antique tractor and farm machinery parade another evening, and so much more. Something for everyone to enjoy!

South Mountain Fairgrounds, Route 234, Arendtsville, PA.  For more information visit www.southmountainfair.com

  Night Perseids Meteor Shower
     
13 Wednesday  
  4 pm 92nd Annual South Mountain Fair - A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fresh produce and fruits, and beautiful flowers, all on display and lots of food!

In addition there is nightly entertainment in the auditorium, a fireworks display one evening, and the antique tractor and farm machinery parade another evening, and so much more. Something for everyone to enjoy!

South Mountain Fairgrounds, Route 234, Arendtsville, PA.  For more information visit www.southmountainfair.com

  6:30 pm Adams County Master Gardener's Summer Garden Chat at the Ag Center, 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg.  Learn about the plants in their gardens.  There is no fee for this event! Come enjoy our gardens and get ideas for your own garden!  For more information call 717-334-6271.
  7:30 pm Summer Classic Movies at the Majestic.  For more information visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
  Night Perseids Meteor Shower
     
14 Thursday  
  All day 69th Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. Granite Hill Camping Resort, 3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg. For more information visit www.gettysburgbluegrass.com
  4 pm 92nd Annual South Mountain Fair - A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fresh produce and fruits, and beautiful flowers, all on display and lots of food!

In addition there is nightly entertainment in the auditorium, a fireworks display one evening, and the antique tractor and farm machinery parade another evening, and so much more. Something for everyone to enjoy!

South Mountain Fairgrounds, Route 234, Arendtsville, PA.  For more information visit www.southmountainfair.com

     
15 Friday  
  All day 69th Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. Granite Hill Camping Resort, 3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg. For more information visit www.gettysburgbluegrass.com
  4 pm 92nd Annual South Mountain Fair - A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fresh produce and fruits, and beautiful flowers, all on display and lots of food!

In addition there is nightly entertainment in the auditorium, a fireworks display one evening, and the antique tractor and farm machinery parade another evening, and so much more. Something for everyone to enjoy!

South Mountain Fairgrounds, Route 234, Arendtsville, PA.  For more information visit www.southmountainfair.com

     
16 Saturday  
  All day 69th Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. Granite Hill Camping Resort, 3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg. For more information visit www.gettysburgbluegrass.com
  All day 92nd Annual South Mountain Fair - A small country fair featuring rides for the kids, barns filled with farm animals, many homemade needlework exhibits, photography, home canned fruits and vegetables, fresh produce and fruits, and beautiful flowers, all on display and lots of food!

In addition there is nightly entertainment in the auditorium, a fireworks display one evening, and the antique tractor and farm machinery parade another evening, and so much more. Something for everyone to enjoy!

South Mountain Fairgrounds, Route 234, Arendtsville, PA.  For more information visit www.southmountainfair.com

  9 am 1st Annual Frederick County Run For Recovery 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run.....or Walk! The mission of this race is to raise awareness and educate others about any kind of addiction, as well as promote health & wellness and healthy lifestyle alternatives. Everyone knows someone who is, or has had a problem with some kind of addiction. Addiction does not discriminate.

The 5K will begin at 9am sharp followed by the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk.  There will be music and chances to win lots of door prizes from businesses throughout the county. Also, there will be goodie bags and T-shirts available to those who preregister. Several vendors will be set up to promote health & wellness as well as healthy lifestyle alternatives.

All revenue generated through this race will go toward incentives for the Frederick County's Drug Treatment Court Program Participants. To register visit Eventbrite.com
  11 am WW II Weekend.  Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 North Market St., Frederick.. Encamped “soldiers” and “civilians”; displays; family activities; living history demos; veterans; “Ike’s” mini golf; geo cache activity; parachute jump mock up. Sat. afternoon – 40’s musical concert and dancing & play “War on the Home Front”( Am. Girl Molly). For more information call 301-600-1650 or visit www.rosehillmuseum.com.
  3 pm WWIIUNES.  Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick. "Swing" over to WW II Living History for an afternoon of WW II and ‘40’s USO type musical entertainment (even children’s tunes) Learn dance steps with instruction at 2 pm; then drift back to the 40's to enjoy the show. For more information call 301-600-1650 or visit www.rosehillmuseum.com.
  5 pm Oyler's Organic Farms Summer Harvest Dinner & All you can eat buffet.
     
17 Sunday  
  All day 69th Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. Granite Hill Camping Resort, 3340 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg. For more information visit www.gettysburgbluegrass.com
  11 am WW II Weekend.  Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 North Market St., Frederick.. Encamped “soldiers” and “civilians”; displays; family activities; living history demos; veterans; “Ike’s” mini golf; geo cache activity; parachute jump mock up. Sat. afternoon – 40’s musical concert and dancing & play “War on the Home Front”( Am. Girl Molly). Sun. -Antique car show (F. S. Key Car Club). FREE. Fee for food & manor. For more information call 301-600-1650 or visit www.rosehillmuseum.com.
     
18 Monday  
     
19 Tuesday
  
20 Wed
  7:30 pm Summer Classic Movies at the Majestic.  For more information visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
     
21 Thursday
     
22 Friday  
     
23 Saturday  
  1 pm Unveiling of Thurmont Historical Murals at the Thurmont Trolley Substation along East Main Street at the entrance of the carnival grounds in Thurmont.
  4:30 pm Gettysburg Brew Fest - A distinctive sampling experience, featuring an impressive array of craft brews and hard ciders from Pennsylvania, the Mid-Atlantic and the U.S. Take in spectacular views of the historic Gettysburg Battlefield, set against the backdrop of the Seminary Ridge Museum. Lutheran Theological Seminary. For more information visit www.GettysburgBrewFest.com or call 717-334-0853.
     
24 Sunday  
     
25 Monday  
     
26 Tuesday  
     
27 Wed  
  7:30 pm Summer Classic Movies at the Majestic.  For more information visit www.gettysburgmajestic.org
     
28 Thursday
     
29 Friday  
     
30 Saturday