Things to Do in Frederick – February 2014

February ♥ in Frederick Md 2014

February is full of things to do in Frederick Md.

First Saturday in the Historic District

The theme for February’s First Saturday (Feb. 1st) is “Fire In Ice”, a favorite First Saturday, with over 30 beautiful ice sculptures sponsored by downtown merchants and Mount Saint Mary’s University Frederick Campus. Some of the fun events:

  • Fire Dancers
  • Live ice carving demonstration
  • Interactive ice playground for the kids
  • S’mores and Hot Chocolate
  • Live Music on several corners
  • Gallery exhibit openings and more…
  • More info at Downtown Frederick Partnership

Ice Sculpture in the making:

February Events in Frederick

The Arts in Frederick:

  • CoWork Frederick Artist of the Month – Music from Pretty Gritty, First Saturday, 5 to 7 pm.
  • Weinberg Performances for February, Tamika Moore/Kenny Wesley, Paula Roundstone, Red Molly Grand Derangement, The Acting Company and more.
  • Also @ The Weinberg: The Frederick Speaker Series, Brian Billick.
  • Maryland Ensemble Theatre  Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, The Comedy Pigs, The Comedia Princess and the Pea, Starting Feb. 10,  acting and improv classes.
  • The Sound of Music @ Way Off Broadway, 5 Willowtree Dr. Frederick, Also, Tilly the Trickster
  • Fredericktowne Players at FCC, See How They Run, Feb. 1st and 7, 8, 9, Frederick Community College
  • also: Odyssey Opera Theatre, Frederick Community College, Feb. 16.
  • Other Voices Theatre, The Odd Couple: Female Version, Jan. 31, Feb. 1, 7, 8 at 8 pm, Feb. 9 at 2 pm. Performing Arts Factory, 244 S. Jefferson St.
  • Art Activity, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Feb 1.

February History

For the Kids

  • Olympics Extravaganza – Wed. Feb. 5, 4 pm to 5:30. C.Burr Artz Public Library, 110 E. Patrick St. See all the fun events at the library.
  • Earth & Space Science LaboratoryExtreme PlanetsSeven Wonders, Two Small Pieces of Glass. 210 Madison St. Frederick
  • Cabin Fever Indoor Beach Party at Adventure Park USA. Feb 15. also: Win A Birthday Party! See the website.
  • Valentine Bookmark Making Activity, Dancing Bear Toys & Gifts, 15 E. Patrick St. Feb 1, 2014.
  • History Hour, the Historical Society of Frederick County, 24 E. Church St., has preschool History Hour programs, the first and third Tuesday of the month from 1 to 2 pm.

Frederick Non-Profits

  • Funds for the Cause – Online fundraiser for Downtown Frederick Partnership, Mon. Feb. 3 through Thurs. Feb. 6th. See details on the website.
  • Partnership Percentage Days – Six East Salon and Spa, a portion of proceeds go to the Downtown Frederick Partnership, Tues. Feb. 11, 10 am to 8 pm. 6 E. Church Street.

Dining Out in Frederick:

Frederick Wine Trail:

  • Maryland Wine Passport Experience, Various Wineries in Frederick County. Feb. 22 – 23
  • Linganore Wine Cellars:  Cask to Kisses Wine & Chocolate Pairing, all month.
  • Black Ankle Vineyards: Upcoming Mediterranean Cruise! Aug. 5th through 15th, 2014.
  • Elk Run Vineyard: Tasting classes. Valentines Wine Tasting, Wine and Chocolate

Celebrating Valentines Day  ♥

  • Clifford the Big Red Dog Movie:  Be My Big Red Valentine, C. Burr Artz Public Library, 2:30 to 4 pm. ages 3 to 5.
  • Victorian Tea and Valentine Workshop, Brunswick Railroad Museum, Feb. 8, 12 pm to 3 pm.

Feel Free to add any events in the comments! Stay warm!

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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