Weekend Calendar

September 06, 2008

Professional wrestling

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - National Wrestling League of Hagerstown's Superior Pro Wrestling Training Center/House of Pain presents professional wrestling. 6 p.m. today autograph signing, followed by matches at 7:30 p.m. For the entire family. Apollo Civic Theater, 128 E. Martin St. Tickets cost $10 to $20. Tickets can be reserved in advance and paid for on the day of the event. For ticket reservations, call 301-739-3048 or 301-797-0627. For information, e-mail or Go to

Free Country

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - U.S. Marine Band's Free Country performs. 6 to 7:30 p.m. today. Mather Training Center, the former campus of Storer College. Bring blankets or chairs. Call 304-535-6029.

Boonesborough Days

BOONSBORO - Includes craft demonstrations typical of 18th- and 19th-century tradesmen, plant clinic, activities for children. Today features Raptors Up Close, strolling "Banjo Man" all day and the Federal City Brass Band from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday features a community worship service at 10 a.m. at the bandshell. Both days offer pony rides, sand art, wash-off tattoos and playground. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday. Shafer Memorial Park. Go to


South Mountain State Battlefield

BOONSBORO - Civil War artillery demonstrations 1 p.m. today. Tour of Confederate artillery positions. Battle overview talk 10 a.m. Sunday. Trolley rides to Washington Monument State Park on both days from Shafer Memorial Park. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday. Living history weekend at Washington Monument State Park, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday. Free. Visit

Pickin' in the Panhandle

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Performers include The Infamous Stringdusters, Carrie Hassler and Hard Rain, Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time, Cadillac Sky, Randy Kohrs, Mountain Heart and others. Includes West Virginia State Barbecue Championship. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Lazy A Campground, 317 Kathy's Lane. Daily passes cost $10 for adults, $5 for children and students, free for ages younger than 3. Weekend passes cost $18 and must be purchased in advance. Playin' and Pickin' passes cost $10 when signing up in advance to compete in the pickin' and playin' competition. Call 800-498-2386 or 304-264-8801.

Debra Fields-Jordan Memorial Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show

Entertainment by Defyance, Aluzion and Fuze. First-, second-, and third-place trophy for each class. Dash plaques to the first 100 entrants. Food. Music starts at noon. Event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Registration begins at 9 a.m. 947 Commonwealth Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-739-8388. Go to

Art in the park

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Local and regional artists: sculpture, paintings, jewelry, stained and fused glass, metal, ceramics, photography and the Humane Society adoption booth. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Berkeley Springs State Park in downtown Berkeley Springs. Call Nancy or Michael Nathan at 304-258-6419.

A jazz afternoon

Jazz guitarist Mike Gellar and jazz vocalist Christiana Drapkin perform. 3 p.m. Sunday. Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free, ticket required. Call 301-739-3250, ext. 136, for a free ticket.

Ballroom dance

CASCADE - Four Easy Pieces performs. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Pen Mar Park. Free. Call 301-791-1551.

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