Out and about calendar - continued

August 22, 2002



Christian concert tickets

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - The Spirit of America Fall Festival is Saturday, Sept. 28, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Children's activities, continual live music and a mini-NASCAR track. Free. Bryan White performs 8 p.m. Saturday; tickets are $40. Sonic Flood performs 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29; tickets are $15. Covenant Baptist Church, W.Va. 230, Flowing Springs Road. Tickets are available at Covenant Baptist Church, W.Va. 230, Flowing Springs Road. Call 1-304-876-2212, ext. 33.

Watercolor workshop

The class will cover watercolor techniques and demonstrations by the instructor, Clyde Roberts. Beginners are welcome and individual help is given. Through Thursday, Nov. 21. Mansion House Art Gallery, City Park, Hagerstown. 7 to 9 p.m. For information or to register, call Roberts at 301-733-9473.

Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Patty Loveless, Ricky

Skaggs, right, and the Del McCoury Band and 20 other bluegrass artists. The festival runs through Sunday, Aug. 25. Granite Hill Campground, Pa. 116. Tickets range in cost from $12 to $110. For tickets, call 1-717-642-8749 or 1-800-642-8368. Cash only will be accepted at the gate. For information, go on the Web to


Singing the Blues

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Beulah Mae performs. Courthouse Plaza, 14 N. Main St. Noon to 1 p.m. Free admission. If rain, concert will be in Central Presbyterian Church, 40 Lincoln Way West. Call 1-717-264-6883.

Saturday, Aug. 24

Flight 93 memorial concert

FORT LOUDON, Pa. - "Heroes Remembered" benefit concert features 12 hours of music: Coat of Arms at noon, Pulse at 1:30 p.m., Rudy and the Bluefish at 3 p.m., Naked Souls at 4:30 p.m., Top Dead Center at 6 p.m., Possum Holler at 7:30 p.m., Big Marge at 9 p.m., and Cumberland Highway at 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person, and free for ages 15 and younger. Fort Loudon, off U.S. 30. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. rain or shine. All-day children's activities. For information, call Tina Steck, 1-717-263-8161.

Southern gospel hymn sing

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Singing groups include David and Anna Lee Kopp, The Gospel Strings, By Faith, Ron Druck and evangelists Ernie and Lou Ann Keller. Lions Club Community Park. 4 to 9 p.m. Bring lawn chairs. A free-will offering will be collected. Call Charlie at 1-717-328-3013; send e-mail to

Summer concert

Featuring OneWay Contemporary Worship Team from Tri-State Fellowship, EFC. City Park Bandshell, Hagerstown. 7 to 9 p.m. Call 301-223-6693 or 1-717-593-9729.

Hillbilly Idol

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - The final free concert of the summer series at Berkeley Springs State Park features the Americana and alternative country sound of Hillbilly Idol. The group plays a crisp hybrid of honky tonk country, bluegrass and western swing, heavy on the vocal harmonies. Berkeley Springs State Park, U.S. 522. 5:30 p.m. Free. Call 1-304-258-2300.

Colin Dunbar

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. - Colin Dunbar will perform. Burr Farmer's and Artisans' Market, Peter Burr Living History Farm behind T.A. Lowery Elementary School on W.Va. 9 between Kearneysville and Charles Town, W.Va. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call Brent Ford or Cheryl Curtis at 1-304-876-2690 or send e-mail to

Joanne Juskus performs

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Singer-songwriter Joanne Juskus performs with two of her band members, guitarist Brad Allen and violinist Willard Morris. Dinner is catered. $18 per person for dinner and concert, $10 per person for concert only. River Road Farm, Shepherdstown. Dinner at 6:30 p.m., concert at 8 p.m. For information, reservations and directions, contact Cheryl Curtis at 1-304-876-2690 or send e-mail to Reservations must be made in advance.

Sunday, Aug. 25

Christian and classic rock

PS150, a contemporary christian/classic rock band from Real Life Community Church, will perform a free concert at the Hagerstown City Park Bandshell from 2 to 4 p.m. Free hot dogs and sodas while suppiles last. For more information, call 301-739-5703.

Ballroom dance music

CASCADE - Everybody's Day features the Richard Bray Orchestra performing from 2 to 5 p.m. A jitterbug contest is at 2:30 p.m., and a waltz contest at 4 p.m. Everybody's Day festivities begin at noon. Pen Mar Park. Free. Donations accepted. Call 1-240-313-2805.

Christian music

BOONSBORO - Covenant Singers Worship and Praise Choir will perform. The group's CDs will be available for purchase. Shafer Park, Boonsboro. 7 p.m. Free. The concert will be held at Trinity Reformed Church, 33 Potomac St., Boonsboro, if it rains.

Bluegrass gospel concert

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Guilford Station performs. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Chambersburg Memorial Park Bandshell. 7 p.m. Call 1-717-261-3275 or 1-717-264-3367.

New Orleans rock and roll

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