Out & About 7/29

July 29, 2005

Free roller skating

Bring your own skates and skate for free. Today, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. Family Skating Center, 17333 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. Rent skates for $1.50; $3 for speed skates. Call 301-582-2020, 1-866-SKATE-00, or go to

Roots music

Dead Men's Hollow will perform an all-acoustic show. Saturday, 7 p.m. Hagerstown City Park, band shell. Free. The concert will be canceled if there is heavy rain.

Creekside MusicFest

Entertainment includes the Rowan Brothers, Orrin Star, The Outpatients, The South Mountain String Band, The Rock Candy Cloggers, David La Fleur and Andy and Denise. Saturday, 2 to 8 p.m. Bunker Hill Antiques Creekside Park, 144 Runnymeade Road, Bunker Hill, W.Va. Reserved seating costs $20; $15 in advance. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Call 304-229-0709.

Hagerstown Speedway

Hub-City Classic - AMA, Grand National motorcycles plus 883 series. Saturday, 6 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $26 and $30. Call 301-582-0640 or go to


Civil War artillery weekend

Uniformed historians will demonstrate the loading and firing of Civil War-period artillery. Programs will be offered Saturday at 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.; and Sunday at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Washington Monument State Park, off Alt. U.S. 40 at Washington Monument Road, Boonsboro. A campfire program featuring loading and firing firearms will be held Saturday at 8 p.m. at Greenbrier State Park, off U.S. 40, east of Hagerstown. Call 301-432-8065 or send e-mail to

Train and toy show

Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club will hold its annual train and toy show. All scales of trains will be displayed and sold, plus Lionel parts, train accessories, collectibles and memorabilia; Hot Wheels, Matchbox and Winross vehicles; and antique and collectible toys. There also will be a white elephant table. Food will be sold. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Scotland Community Center on Main Street, Scotland, Pa. Call Bill Robinson at 717-264-3081 or send e-mail to

Reptile show

Buy, sell and trade your reptiles. No venomous species allowed. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown. $5 admission. Call 410-526-4184 or send e-mail to

Ballroom dance concert

The Andy Angel Quartet will perform. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Free. Concerts continue Sundays through Oct. 2. Call 301-791-1551.

Classic rock

The Bonedaddy Band will perform a concert of R&B and blues music. Sunday, 7 p.m. The concerts are preceded by carillon concerts in the park at 6 p.m. Baker Park's band shell, corner of Second and Bentz streets, Frederick, Md. Free. The City of Frederick offers concerts every Sunday through Aug. 28.

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