Frederick county celebration calendar
Some of the events marking the 250th anniversary of Frederick County include:
Midnight - Ringing of bells and sounding of sirens throughout the county.
April 25 - Lafayette Ball at Francis Scott Key Holiday Inn.
May 3 - Interfaith celebration at Mount St. Mary's College.
June 6-7 - All Saints Community Recognition Days Ethnic Festival.
June 14 - Opening of time capsule at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
July 18-19 - Civil War skirmish in downtown Frederick.
Aug. 21-23 - Balloon festival.
Sept. 6 - Grand parade.