Tickets on sale now for

July 27, 2006

Rock Fest 2006

4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12

North American Rod & Gun Club, 12108 Belvedere Road, east of Hagerstown

Tickets cost $17 in advance; $20 at the gate

Rock Fest 2006 features Funny Money, Vs. the Earth, Never Never and AC/DC tribute band Back in Black.

Call 301-432-0885 or go to

Motorsports Extravaganza

8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, and Saturday, Aug. 19

Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, seven miles south of Hagerstown Tickets cost $10. Ages 11 and younger get in free.

Monster trucks, Jet Jeep and motocross freestyles featured in fundraiser for the Washington County Rural Heritage Museum. Call 240-313-2839 or stop by the Washington County Rural Heritage Museum at the Ag Center between 1 and 4 p.m. on weekends to buy tickets.


Styx and Kansas

7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11

Allegany County (Md.) Fairgrounds, off U.S. 220, about four miles south of Cumberland, Md.

Tickets cost $30. Nonreserved seating only.

Call 301-784-1715 for tickets.

Seventies bands Styx and Kansas will perform during the Fire Fighters Sportsmen's Bash, a fundraiser for Cumberland Firefighters Local 1715 and local charities.

Virgin Festival

Saturday, Sept. 23. Gates open at 10 a.m.

Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore

Tickets cost $97.50 (inclusive of a 10% Maryland Admission & Amusement Tax and $1.50 for charity) plus ticketing service fees. Children under 7 are admitted free but MUST be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult. The festival is general admission.

Two performance stages featuring: Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Who, The Killers, The Flaming Lips, The Raconteurs, Gnarls Barkley, Scissor Sisters, Keane, Thievery Corporation, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, The New Pornographers, Drive-By Truckers, Kasabian, Brazilian Girls, Wolfmother.

DJ Tent featuring: Tisto, John Digweed, Carl Cox, RJD2, 2ManyDJs, James Holden.

Tickets are available online at or 1-800-551-SEAT and at select Ticketmaster outlets.

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