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Weekend Calendar

May 07, 2009

Bonanza Extravaganza



An event with music, food and a $100,000 grand prize. Other prizes include seven new Chevrolet cars and trucks, seven new Harley-Davidson motorcycles and more than 70 cash prizes starting at $1,000 and more. Today, gates open at noon; Saturday, gates open at 8 a.m. Hagerstown Speedway, U.S. 40, west of Hagerstown. Tickets cost $100 each. For phone orders, call 240-520-8513. To order a guest pass, call 240-527-9781.

Green Fest



Vendors and exhibitors will share ecofriendly products, information, systems and stories. Children's activities, food vendors, 12-ton recycling challenge, gently used clothes swap and sale. Sponsored by the Boonsboro Recycling Task Force. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shafer Memorial Park, Boonsboro. Go to www.boonsborogreenfest.com.

Heritage Day



A trolley will take people to the Gen. Adam Stephen Home, Belle Boyd House Museum and Boydville Mansion. Each destination will be open for tours and will have special programs. The tunnels at the Gen. Adam Stephen House will be open and lunch may be purchased. The gardens at the historical society will feature a new garden. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Martinsburg, W.Va. Free.

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Truck and tractor pull



The Western Maryland Pullers Association will host a tractor pull with tractor and truck classes. Saturday, 6 p.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65), seven miles south of Hagerstown. $10; free for ages 10 and younger. Call 301-432-6203.

Truck and tractor pull



The Back Creek Valley Volunteer Fire Co. will host a truck and tractor pull. Event is a fundraiser for the fire company. Saturday, 6 p.m. Berkeley County Youth Fair Grounds, off Golf Course Road, Martinsburg, W.Va. $10; $5, ages 8 to 12; free for ages 7 and younger. Call 304-676-6115.

Fashion show for pets and owners



Fur Couture Fashion Show features clothing and accessories for women, men and pets. Saturday, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Hotel and Conference Center, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. $40, general admission; $50, VIP tickets; $380 for VIP tables of eight. A portion of ticket sales will be donated to the Humane Society of Washington County. Call Jennifer Carbaugh at 301-790-3010, ext. 310.

Ballet performance



The Shepherdstown School of Dance presents its spring performance. Saturday, 7 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Shepherd University's Frank Center, Shepherdstown, W.Va. For ticket information, call 304-876-8277.

Kathy Mattea



Kathy Mattea's Moving Mountains tour. Saturday, 8 p.m. Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. $25 to $35. Call 301-600-2828 or go to www.weinbergcenter.org.

Battle of the comedians



Hosted by Chad Beadle and featuring Lonnie Davis, J-Raz, Corey Monroe and C.J. Burney. Saturday, 9 p.m. Burhans Station, 301 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $10, general admission; $30, VIP reserve seating. For tickets, call 301-790-3000 or go to www.makemelaughchad.com.

Silent art auction



A silent auction benefit for the Contemporary School of the Arts in cooperation with the Washington County Historical Society. Sunday, noon to 3 p.m. 135 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191 or send an e-mail to ronlytle3@netzero.com.

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