Out & About

June 24, 2006

Fort Loudoun's 250th

Fort Loudoun will celebrate its 250th anniversary with music, re-enactors, demonstrations and displays. Today and Sunday. State Historic Site of Fort Loudoun, Pa., North Brooklyn Road off U.S. 30, 13 miles west of Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-369-3473 or go to

RC airplane fly-in

Contests and fun flying for Academy of Model Aeronautics members. Today, registration at 8 a.m.; contests at 9 a.m.; night flying at 8 p.m. Pegasus Field, Old Forge Road, Hagerstown. Call Mike Frey at 301-573-6895 or go to

Mighty Mo car show

A pre-1967 hot-rod and muscle car show. The original Marriott Hot Shoppes "Mighty Mo," a double-decker hamburger, will be cooked and served. The event celebrates the release of the new limited edition print "Will You Still Love Tomorrow?" a tribute to the Wheaton Hot Shoppes. Car show today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; open house on Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Antietam Gallery, Md. 34 between Sharpsburg and Shepherdstown, W.Va. Call 301-432-5868.


Street fest

Music, food and artistic wares will hit the streets for the second annual Shepherdstown Street Fest. Today, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. King Street between German and High streets for half a block from King Street, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Free. Call 304-876-3202 or go to

Radio field day

The Eastern Panhandle Amateur Radio Club will participate in the American Radio Relay League's annual field day. Event begins today at 2 p.m. and continues through Sunday at 2 p.m. Dan LeFevre Farm, Sam Mason Road, Bunker Hill, W.Va. Call Pat Fowler at 304-725-3244.

Chili Cook Off

Chili tastings, giant inflatable water slide, games, prizes, musical entertainment, pony rides and refreshments. Today, 5 to 8 p.m. W.Va. 230, Shepherdstown Pike, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Call 304-876-2212 or go to

Heritage concert

The fifth annual Don Redman Heritage Awards & Concert will feature Hank Jones and saxophonist Jimmy Heath with the Howard Burns Quartet. Today, 6 p.m. Lawn of the Mather Training Center and campus of Storer College, Fillmore Street, Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Free; cost for rides, games and food. Seating will be provided, but concertgoers may bring lawn chairs and blankets. If it rains, there will be covered seating. Call 304-535-6298 or go to on the Web.

Ballroom dance

Twilight 3+1 will perform. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Call 301-791-1551.

Piano recital

Featuring pianist Jason Paul Peterson in concert. Reception will follow. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Navy Sea Chanters

U.S. Navy Sea Chanters, a choral group, will perform during the Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association's Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series. Sunday, 3:30 p.m. HCC Alumni Amphitheater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 346.

Sunday gospel series

Franklin County Sunday School Association will perform gospel music. Sunday, 7 p.m. Memorial Park band shell, Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-261-3275.

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