Out & about for 6/4

June 04, 2004

Cascade car show

Dash plaques, meal tickets for the first 50 cars. Awards include first-, second- and third-place and best of show trophies. Free entry for car show. Pork roast available for $6. Craft show. Rain date is Saturday, June 12. Saturday, car show, 1 to 6 p.m.; meal, 3 to 6 p.m.; dance, 7 to 10 p.m. Cascade American Legion, 14418 Mcafee Hill Road, Cascade. Call 301-241-3117.

Summer Gospel Fest

Heritage Express, Michael Birchfield, Change of Hearts, Second Coming perform. Saturday, 4 p.m. Morgan's Grove Park, W.Va. 480 near Shepherdstown, W.Va. $5 in advance and $7 at the gate; ages 12 and younger admitted free. Food will be sold. Proceeds benefit Morgan's Grove Park.

Strawberry festival

Homemade ice cream, country ham sandwiches and entertainment by Morningstar Singers and the Rohrersville Band. Rain or shine. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ruritan Park, Rohrersville Road, off Md. 67, Rohresrville. Call 301-432-8517 or 301-733-8741.


Hagerstown Speedway

Student night - regular show plus Enduro Dash. Saturday, 7 p.m.

Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. $9 to $17.

Call 301-582-0640 or go to

Strawberry festival

Fresh, local strawberries used for sundaes and shortcake. Chicken barbecue, ground ox sandwiches. Dog show, craft fair. To register for the dog show, call 1-717-328-5331, or register the morning of the festival beginning at 9:15 a.m. Saturday. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. food stand and craft vendors open; 10 a.m. to noon dog show. Lions Community Park, Mercersburg, Pa. Call 1-717-328-5331.

Garden tour and tea

More than a dozen gardens featured in the Back Alley Garden Tour and Tea. Docents will answer questions. Tea served from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in War Memorial Building. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $15. Purchase tickets at Shepherdstown businesses or go to For information, call 1-304-876-2786.

Trail work trip

Celebrate National Trails Day by helping South Mountainers trail crew of the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. Hike 1 to 4 miles, weeding and cutting brush until mid-afternoon. Refreshments, supper provided. Bring boots, gloves, water and lunch. Meet Saturday at 9 a.m. in the lower parking lot at Washington Monument State Park, off Alternative U.S. 40, Boonsboro. For information, call 301-739-0442 or send e-mail to

Dance theatre

Goose Route Dance Theatre performs "Fields and Fences: The Farm Dance," which celebrates the agricultural heritage of rural Maryland and West Virginia. Saturday, 1 p.m. Price Farm, Keedysville Road, Sharpsburg. Free. For directions, call

1-304-725-7621, send e-mail to, or go to

Arts festival

Three stages of continuous performances. More than 125 artists and craftspeople display their work, more. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Carroll Creek Park, South Market Street, Frederick, Md. Free. For information, go to

Barbershop music

Mason Dixon Barbershop Chorus and quartets in a concert of music in four-part harmony. Sunday, 7 p.m. Byron Memorial Park, Williamsport. Free. For information, call Bob Dean at 301-733-7904 or go to

Ballroom dance concert

The Headliners perform. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Free. Call 240-313-2805 or 301-791-1551.

Summer concert series

Shafer Park summer concert series features Yellow Springs Band. Sunday, 7 p.m. Shafer Park, Boonsboro.

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