Out & About

June 06, 1998

'The King and I'

Musical about the King of Siam and an English widow who tutors his children and wives. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Cost is $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and students and $12 for children 12 and younger. Tonight, Sunday matinees, dinner theater. Tonight dinner is at 6 and the show starts at 7:30. For Sunday matinees, dinner is at 1 p.m. and the show starts at 2:30. 301-739-SHOW.

Hagerstown Suns Baseball

Municipal Stadium, 274 E. Memorial Blvd., Hagerstown, against Savannah Sand Gnats. Today at 5:05 p.m., Hagerstown Blues Fest concert after game. $7, box seats; $5, adult general admission; $3, students, senior citizens and military. 301-791-6266.

Fish for Free Day

Free fishing in Pennsylvania, no license required, all other regulations apply. Today. 1-717-486-7087.

Hagerstown Speedway

18th annual Shorty Bower Bull Durham Race, regular late model 25-lap race, Hagerstown Speedway, U.S. 40, six miles west of Hagerstown, today at 6:30 p.m., $8 regular admission, children younger than 12 are admitted free. 301-582-0640.


Eileen Edmonds

Awaken Records recording artist performs contemporary, folk and country. Coolfont Resort, Treetop House, Cold Run Valley Road, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Tonight at 8:30. 1-304-258-4500.

Thunder in the Valley

Civil War re-enactment, parade, marketplace, encampments and military ball. Charles Town Races, Charles Town, W.Va. Today and Sunday. 1-304-535-2627 or 1-800-848-8687.

Strawberry Festival

A seasonal celebration complete with strawberry specialties, entertainment, crafters and homemade food. McConnell Park, North Second Street, McConnellsburg, Pa. Today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1-717-485-4064.

Cumberland Valley Rose Society Rose Show

Cut roses on display. Today from 1:30 to 7:30 p.m. Valley Mall, Hagerstown. 301-797-3852.

Strawberry Festival

Strawberries, ice cream, food and crafts. Ringgold Ruritan Building, Windy Haven Road, Ringgold, today at 9 a.m. 301-824-2925.

Strawberry Festival and Fun Dog Show

Today, dog show from 10 a.m. to noon; festival and craft show 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lions Community Park, Park Street, Mercersburg, Pa. $5 per entry for up to three categories in dog show. Registration for dog show begins at 9 a.m.

Old-Fashioned Children's Afternoon

Afternoon of fun and games from yesteryear. Waynesboro Historical Society, 138 W. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa., Today from 1 to 3 p.m. Free. 1-717-762-1747.

Spring on the Mountain

Food, petting zoo, music, food, sales. Foxville Schoolhouse Community Center, Mount Moriah Lutheran Church, off Md. 77 on Foxville/Deerfield Road, Foxville. Today.

Fun Day

Students' parade, petting zoo, games, clown acts and balloons. Emma K. Doub Elementary School, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. Today. 301-797-6691 or 301-739-2025.

Frederick Festival of the Arts

Fine arts and crafts, performers, children's activities, demonstrations and canoe and kayak rentals. Carroll Creek Linear Park, Frederick, Md., today from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1-301-694-9632.

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