Out & About

November 05, 2005

'Mighty Mo' car show

A pre-1967 hot-rod and muscle car show. As oldies are spun, the original Marriott Hot Shoppes "Mighty Mo," a triple-decker hamburger, will be cooked and served all weekend. The event celebrates the release of the new limited edition print "There's a Moon Out Tonight," a tribute to the "Mighty Mo." Today, car show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, open house from noon to 5 p.m. Antietam Gallery, Md. 34 between Sharpsburg and Shepherdstown, W.Va.

Fall Stamp Expo 2005

The expo will feature dealers, exhibits and U.S. Postal Service. Sponsored by Cumberland Valley Philatelic Society. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Four Points Sheraton, U.S. 30, exit 16 off Interstate 81, Chambersburg, Pa.

Alpaca fashion bazaar

The bazaar will feature alpaca fleece products, jewelry, ceramics and more. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Annapaca Farm, Md. 66, Mapleville Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-824-2840.

Benefit for hurricane victims

Entertainers include The Rhythm Kings and disc jockeys Supa Dupa Disko and Cary B, who will play Motown music. Master of ceremonies will be Pieter Bickford, and guest speaker will be Cathy Parson, Howard University's head basketball coach. Today, 7 p.m. Clarion Hotel and Conference Center ballroom, Hagerstown. $20 per person; $250 for a table; $125 for half of a table. Make checks payable to the American Red Cross or The Salvation Army. To make a donation to the auction, call 301-739-8577, ext. 141.


Barn party

A fundraiser for Future Seed, a youth program. There will be beverages, food and dancing, with music by the Speakeasy Boys. Today, 7 p.m. The Barn, off U.S. 340, turn onto Valley Road. The Barn is one mile down on the left. $8; $5 for children and students with ID. For information, call 301-834-7373 or 1-877-805-6060, or send e-mail to


The Superlatives Hagerstown Community College Show Choir will present Encore!, a musical review of tunes from the 1920s through current pop hits. Today, 7:30 p.m. Kepler Theater, Hagerstown Community College. Free. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 506.

Taste of Washington County

Featuring tastes from 12 local restaurants and a silent auction offering getaway packages to Williamsburg, Va., and Myrtle Beach, S.C. Sunday, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. The Plaza Hotel, Hagerstown. $25. Proceeds will benefit Miss Washington County/Miss Western Maryland Scholarship Foundation. Call 301-733-6340.

Blues for Tots

Ronnie Ray and the Coolers, Blues on Board and Automatic Slim are among the performers slated for the third annual Blues for Tots benefit concert. Sunday, 2 to 8 p.m. Hagerstown Elks Lodge 378, 11036 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. A new, unwrapped toy is the admission price. A cash bar and food items also will be available.

The Bowman Memorial Recital will feature the Cardinal Trio. The trio will perform music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Claude Debussy, Franz Doppler, Walter Gleseking and Bohuslav Martinu. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727.

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