September in Frederick Md 2013 – Dog Days – Fair Days – In the Street

Celebrating Frederick as the Summer Wains and the fun continues…

First Saturday in the Historic District

The theme for September’s First Saturday:  Dog Days. The dog-lover’s event is this weekend, September 7th, and there will be music throughout downtown Frederick.

  • Dog Costume Contest, with 3 different winners.  Historic District in Frederick
  • Live Music several places downtown
  • Free Trolley Rides
  • Children’s Activities, Yappy Hour at the Creek,
  • Several Art Exhibit Openings

Find Details at the Downtown Frederick Partnership website.

Five Alive  The final Happy Hour for the summer months at the Carroll Creek Amphitheater. Thursday, 5 to 8 pm. Admission is $5, 21+ ONLY.

In the Street

Downtown Frederick, 9:30am-5pm, Sept. 14th. Like In the Street Facebook page for updates. See details at Celebrate Frederick

Market Street Mile, prior to In the Street, benefits Lincoln Elementary School’s track team.

Up The Creek Party, 5 pm to 9 pm, Carroll Creek Ampitheatre.

Theater in Frederick

The Arts in Frederick

  • Artomatic @ Frederick, Sept. 4 – Oct. 5. Art, music, theater, dance and more. 115 E. Church Street, Frederick.
  • Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center: Drop in art activities for all ages. Saturday Sept. 7, 3-5 pm.
  • Music on the Terrace, lunchtime every Friday in Sept., Carroll Creek Amphitheater
  • Serenity in the Garden: Exhibit by mary Weiss-Waldhorn at Unique Optique, 9 W. Patrick St., Frederick, Like Unique Optique Facebook page for updates.
  • Art Show @ Lake Royer, former Fort Ritchie Army Base, Cascade Md, Sept, 7 and 8.
  • Nunsense, performed at Frederick Community College, Sept. 27 through Oct. 7, Fredericktown Players.
  • Art At The Point, Family arts and music Festival, Point of Rocks, Sept. 28.

Frederick Great Outdoors

For Frederick Kids

  • Fort Ritchie Pet Fest with prizes, Fort Ritchie Community Center, Sept. 7, 1 to 3 pm.
  • History Hour first and third Tuesday of each month from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the Historical Society of Frederick County, 24 E. Church St. Read-aloud and crafts for pre-schoolers.
  • Walkersville Southern Railroad Saturday Excursions 11 am and 2 pm. Including a Civil War Reenactors Train, Jesse James and more.
  • Frist Friday Fun, children’s events at Rose Hill Manor Park and Museum

Frederick Non-Profits

  • First Friday in Frederick @ Top-Shelf Tastings, Sept. 6, 7:30-10 pm. @ The Faux School, 35 S. Carroll St, Frederick. Sept. 6h – Seven Single Malt Scotches. Order tickets at their website.  This event will co-benefit Frederick’s Interfaith Housing Alliance.
  • Zoo-la-la, Fundraiser for Catoctin Wildlife Preserve, Sept. 7, at the Faux School.
  • Frederick 48, Fundraiser, a collaborative effort that raises funds for several community non-profits. Sept. 26-27.

For History Buffs:

  • From Fibers to Fashion, exhibit at Frederick County History Museum.
  • Civil War Walking Tour – Saturdays, 11 am,  Museum of Frederick County History
  • Charity Afire Exhibit @ Seton Heritage in Emmitsburg, through December 31.
  • Tipplers and Teetotalers, exhibit at the Brunswick Railroad Museum this through the end of the year. 

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

  • The Brunswick 9/11 Tribute will be held at the Brunswick Volunteer Fire Company, Wed. Sept. 11th at 10 am.
  • To learn about the 9/11 Memorial of Maryland and donate. 

For Frederick Foodies:

  • Farm to Fork Frederick – Locally sourced menues around Frederick, through Sept 2.
  • Thurmont Flea and Farmer’s Market still open on Saturdays. Thurmont Carival Grounds
  • South Mountain Creamery Tours – 8305 Bolivar Rd. Middletown, MD 21769

Let the Fall Festivals Begin!

The Great Frederick Fair

September 13-21, The 151st Great Frederick Fair!

Enjoy Indian Summer♥ in Frederick!

 Middletown Dream Home Raffle, home value is $475,000, Proceeds go to Middletown High School Sports, When will the drawing take place?
September 13th at 7:30 PM Hollow Creek Golf Club, Middletown, MD

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Karen Highland

I'm a real estate agent, real estate blogger, communications director, a wife, mom (empty nest - yay!), dog-lover, and wine-lover. Frederick Md is a great place to live, work and brag about! The Highland Group. 301-401-5119 Google

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