September Events in Frederick Md 2016

It’s time to celebrate our fur-friends in Frederick Md!

First Saturday in the Historic District

The theme for September’s First Saturday:  Dog Days of Summer. The dog-lover’s event is this weekend, September 3rd.

  • Dog Costume Contest, info and sign-up online, register from 3:00 to 4:30 @ Paws in the City, judging from 3 pm to 6 pm. Judging stations throughout downtown.
  • Live Music several places downtown
  • Dog-themed contests, prizes and merchandise.
  • Children’s Activities,
  • Yappy Hour Beer Garden from 4 to 8 pm at the Creek, Dog Parade 6 to 7 pm.
  • Several Art Exhibit Openings

Find Details at the Downtown Frederick Partnership website.

  • Five Alive  The last Happy Hour events for the summer months at the Carroll Creek Amphitheater. Thursday, Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29;  5 to 8 pm. Admission is $5, 21+ ONLY.
  • Movie Night on the Creek: Back to the Future, Sept. 16

In the Street

Downtown Frederick, 11 am-5 pm, Sept. 10th.  See details at Celebrate Frederick

Market Street Mile, the morning of In the Street, benefits the free after-school running club at Lincoln Elementary School. 8:45 to 10 am.

Up The Creek Party, 5 pm to 9 pm, Carroll Creek Amphitheatre. Live Music and drinks, must be 21+. One time $5.00 cover gets you into both Beer Gardens AND the Up the Creek Party.

Theater in Frederick

The Arts in Frederick

Frederick Great Outdoors

For Frederick Kids

Frederick Non-Profits

  • Sam Wong Salon and Artisinal Hair Co. join together for Trim Hunger Cut-A-Thon. Sept. 25, 1 pm to 5 pm. Live Music too. See the Facebook Event for Details!
  • Cowork Frederick Birthday Bash. Sept. 7. 5:30 to 8:30. Celebrating 4 years, benefits SHIP of Frederick County, Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership. 122 East Patrick St, Frederick, MD 21701
  • Grand National People Chase, Sept. 5, Loch Moy Farm, benefits Retired Racehorse Project. Sept. 11 Dressage. more on the website.
  • Funds for Causes, an online community fundraising site, shows current and upcoming fundraising events in the Frederick area.
  • Grand Fondo National Championship, Sept. 18, 7:30 AM. Raises funds for SHIP of Frederick County.
  • Fundly, another online site to raise funds for Families and Kids in the Frederick area.
  • City Club Social Series –  A View from the Top, Oct. 2nd, proceeds go to Downtown Frederick Partnership
  • Grand Opening of Heavy Metal Playground. Sept. 16 – 18. “Heavy Metal Playground offers a unique, once in a lifetime, bucket list experience to drive and play on big equipment” September events support the Frederick County Relay for Life and our October/November events support Sophie and Madigan’s Playground!

For History Buffs:

For Frederick Foodies:

Did you see this? Frederick tops the list of The 10 Most Underrated Craft Beer Cities. Ya got that right!

  • Thurmont Flea and Farmer’s Market still open on Saturdays. Thurmont Carnival Grounds
  • South Mountain Creamery Tours – 8305 Bolivar Rd. Middletown, MD 21769

Let the Fall Festivals Begin!

The Great Frederick Fair

September 16-24, The 15rd Great Frederick Fair! “Barn in the USA”

Enjoy the Fall♥ in Frederick!

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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