Weekend Calendar

September 02, 2010


Custom, classic and antique cars will be on display. Today, registration from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.; judging and trophies to be awarded at 8 p.m. Cars will be invited to drive through town at 8 p.m. Downtown Chambersburg, Pa. Call Tina Flohr at 717-261-0072 or send an e-mail to">

First Friday Greencastle

Local musician Claire Martin and friends will perform, plus arts and crafts, face painting and a shop-to-shop word search game. Today, 5 to 8 p.m. Various locations in downtown Greencastle, Pa. Call the Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce at 717-597-4610 or go to

Plant clinic

Washington County Master Gardeners will answer gardening questions and identify and diagnose plant and insect samples brought in by visitors, and provide information about composting. Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon. City Farmers Market, 25 W. Church St., Hagerstown. Send an e-mail to">

Maugansville Pride Day

Craft vendors, food, entertainment by Heavenly Harmony, country-and-western dance demonstrations, Maryland State Police dog demonstration, bluegrass music by Stoney Creek Band and candidate karaoke. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Maugansville Ruritan Community Park, Maugansville. Call Jay at 301-739-9221.


Corn maze

Celebration Farm opens its eight-acre corn maze. Features several smaller mazes, including a Little Heiskell design. Opens Saturday. Open Fridays from 5 to 10 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 10 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. Special Labor Day hours Monday from noon to 6 p.m. Other days by appointment. Celebration Farm, 17638 Garden View Road, near Maugansville. $5, adults; $3, ages 5 through 12; free for ages 4 and younger. Call 301-393-4377, send an e-mail to or go to

Auto racing

Twenty-fifth annual McBee/Hays Championship -- 44 laps for late models. Also late model sportsman and pure stocks plus enduro dash. Final points race for all divisions. Saturday, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. Tickets cost $12 to $20; free for ages 11 and younger. In case of rain, call 301-582-0640, send an e-mail to"> or go to

Basset Hound Rescue Walk

Hundreds of basset hounds and their owners will walk to raise money for Basset Rescue of the Old Dominion. Contest and games will follow, including a 25-foot-tall Hush Puppies inflatable balloon. Sunday, 10 a.m., walk begins; 11 a.m., games, contests and auctions. Walk will be at Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg Pike, near Sharpsburg. Games will be at the Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Donations accepted. Call Christine Williams at 703-341-2445 or 703-719-0122, send an e-mail to"> or go to

Big band dance

Variety performs. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, off Pen Mar High Rock Road, Cascade. Free. Call 240-313-2700.

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