Weekend calendar

August 29, 2008

Ox roast

Features food, games, entertainment, two car shows and a yard sale. Today through Monday. Quincy (Pa.) Community Center, four miles north of Waynesboro, Pa., on Pa. 997. Call 717-749-5014 or 717-749-5244.

Corn festival

Entertainment at the Shippensburg Corn Festival includes German music, community band, dancers and a drum line. Demonstrations include spinning, fiber artist and glass harp performance. Also features children's activities. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Off Exits 24 or 29 of Interstate 81. Go to

Motorcycles, Corvettes

Music by B.T. and the Cruisers, food vendors, motorcycles and Corvettes. Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. M&S Harley-Davidson, 160 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, Pa. Free spectator admission. $20 for registration; $15 in advance. Call 717-709-9650 or go to


Maugansville Pride Day

Highlights include craft vendors, games, country-western dance demonstration and live music. Park at Maugansville Elementary School. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Maugansville Ruritan Community Park, Maugansville. Free.

Spud Fest

Potatoes will be harvested by a horse-drawn plow. Children will help pick up the potatoes. Prizes will be awarded. Also face painting, potato pressing, balloon sculpting and homemade potato chips. Saturday, 10 a.m. Rural Heritage Museum at Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, seven miles south of Hagerstown. Free; donations appreciated. Call 240-313-2839.

Interstate Coin Show

Buying, selling and trading of coins, currency, stamps and post cards. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grand Venice Hotel, 431 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Free.

Classic jazz

Modern Groove Syndicate performs. Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Berkeley Springs (W.Va.) State Park. Call 304-258-2300.

Hagerstown Speedway

McBee/Hays Championship - 44-lap late models (last points race) plus late model sportsman and pure stocks. Saturday, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. $12; $20, pit pass, $17, reserved seat. Call 301-582-0640.

Music by the Lake

Homegrown String Band performs. Saturday, 7 p.m. Peter Buys Band Shell, City Park, Hagerstown. Go to

Remembering Patsy Cline

Bring a covered dish. Meat will be provided. The West Virginia Country Music Hall of Fame's 2008 inductees will be announced at 6 p.m. Sunday, music begins at 1 p.m.; dinner begins at 2 p.m. The Troubadour Restaurant and Music Park, Troubadour Lane, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. No cover charge; everything is free except for drinks. Call 304-258-9381.

Ballroom dance

The Herb Sell Quartet performs. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Free. Call 301-791-1551.

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