Weekend calendar

October 25, 2008

Hagerstown Speedway

21st Annual Octoberfest 350 - Qualifying all divisions. Saturday, noon. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. Call 301-582-0640 or go to

Adam Stephen House Fall Festival

Includes a jack-o-lantern contest, scarecrow-making, and ghost tours. Bring old clothing, stuffing is provided. Tales of the ghosts in the house are told each hour from 2 to 7 p.m. The last tour for the night begins at 7 p.m. Saturday, noon to 8 p.m. Gen. Adam Stephen House, 309 E. John St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Free. Call 304-267-4434.

Car show

Cruise in for the Humane Society of Washington County sponsored by Meadows Original Frozen Custard, 222 E. Oak Ridge Drive. Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Bring a donation and receive one free small cone. Call 301-733-2060 or go to


Downtown Live!

Arts, crafts, food vendors and music featuring Everclear, Sister Hazel, Carbon Leaf, SOJA, Jimmie's Chicken Shack, The Fox Hunt and Vs. the Earth. Saturday, 2 to 10 p.m. with gates opening at 1 p.m. On the square in Hagerstown, intersection of Washington and Potomac Streets. Call Toni Britton at 240-818-3466. Tickets cost $29 and are available at

Saturday Plus

Pat Beard presents "Halloween Fun." Saturday, 2 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free with paid museum admission. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

The Park at Dark

A youth Halloween event with scarecrows, games, hayride, a walk through a spooky maze, stories, cider and snacks. Saturday, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Doubs Wood Park. For grades kindergarten through 5. Spaces are limited and reservations are required. Call 240-313-2805 or go to

Ghost walk

Ghost Walk with a guided tour of the park. Saturday, 7 to 9 p.m. Fort Frederick State Park, off Interstate 70, exit 12 at Md. 56, Big Pool. Tickets are $5; 5 and younger are free. For information, call 301-842-2155 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. daily or go to

Air Supply

Air Supply performs. Saturday, 8 p.m. H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center at Shippensburg (Pa.) University. Tickets cost $25 to $55. For tickets, call 717-477-7469 or go to

Auto racing

21st Annual Octoberfest 350 - BB modified, SB modified, late models, 100 laps each +50 lap 410 sprints. Sunday, noon. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. Ticket prices vary. For tickets and information, call 301-582-0640 or go to

Halloween Bash

Hagerstown Suns hosts its annual Halloween bash. Ghost stories, scavenger hunt, pumpkin painting and trick-or-treating for the kids. Prizes awarded for costumes. Sunday, noon to 3 p.m. Hagerstown Trust Plaza at the front entrance to Municipal Stadium, Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6266.

The Herald-Mail Articles