Weekend Calendar

August 11, 2007

Steam & Gas Show

C.V. Antique Engine & Machinery presents its 25th annual Steam & Gas Show. This year's event features Massey-Harris and Ferguson equipment. Today's activities include a horse-drawn plowing demonstration, a garden tractor pull and country and gospel music. A quilt featuring Massey-Harris images will be sold today at 2 p.m. There also will be food and a flea market. Today and Sunday. CVAE Showgrounds, Twin Bridge Road, north of U.S. 30, Chambersburg, Pa. Free admission. For information, send an e-mail to or go to

Peach festival

The Leitersburg Peach Festival features fresh peaches, peach pie, peach ice cream and other foods, crafts, petting zoo, antique tractors, quilt raffle, children's barrel train, peach pie contest, pony rides and more. Sponsored by Leitersburg Ruritan Club. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Leitersburg Ruritan Community Park, behind Leitersburg Fire Hall. Free admission and parking.


Benefit concert

An all-day event at The Maryland Theatre featuring The Blue Sky Traffic, Seventh Seal, Il Duce, Josh Morningstar, MC Young Einstein, Lumpy Jones, River Knot, The Lonesome Bottom Boys, The Freddie Long Band, Revelation, Brandon Keller, Mike Seibert, David Manning and others. Today, outdoor activities begin at 11 a.m.; indoor activities begin at 4 p.m. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $15. To purchase tickets, call 301-790-2000 or go to

Discovery Station

Kurtis Meyers and John Seburn of the Hagerstown Aviation Museum will demonstrate a flight simulator as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program. Today, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free for members or with museum admission. Admission costs $5 to $7. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

Trains for everyone

Trains for children to operate, HO- and O-scale model railroads, artifacts, photos and more. Today and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $3.50, adults; 50 cents, ages 4 to 12. Call 301-739-4665.

Hagerstown Speedway

Regular show plus enduro dash. Saturday, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. $10, general admission; $18, pit pass; $15, reserved seating. Call 301-582-0640 or go to

Music by the Lake

Soleil will perform as part of City Park's Music by the Lake series. Today, 7 p.m. City Park, Hagerstown. Free.

NewSong Academy

The concert that ends the third annual NewSong Academy features singer-songwriters Susan Werner, Craig Bickhardt, Paul Reisler, Devon Sproule and Jason Blume. Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Frank Center, Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, W.Va. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. To purchase tickets, call 800-594-8499 or go to

Drag racing

OPS Street Freaks plus Junior Dragsters. Sunday, noon. Mason Dixon Dragway, U.S. 40, National Pike, east of Hagerstown. Call 301-791-5193.

Ballroom dance

Fancy Brass will perform during the Pen Mar Park summer concert series. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Free. Call 301-791-1551.

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