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expand Julia A Purnell's Birthday Party
Date/Time: 10.25.14 / 10:00 AM

Location: Julia A Purnell Museum [Directions]

Description:

Snow Hill, MD—The Julia A. Purnell Museum is having a day of free admission for all on Saturday, October 25 to commemorate the birthday of the museum's namesake. Julia Purnell was born on October 27, 1843 and lived in Snow Hill until her death at 100 years of age.
 
On October 25, from 10am to 4pm, guests will receive free admission and birthday cake.
 
The award winning needle art of Julia Purnell will be on display, along with the annual Delmarva Needle Art Show and Competition. The ribbons will be awarded to the winners of the competition on October 26. Julia Purnell’s Birthday Party is also the perfect opportunity to visit the museum before it closes for the season on November 1.
 
For more information about this event or the Julia A. Purnell Museum, contact us at (410) 632-0515 or visit our website at www.purnellmuseum.com. Friend the museum on Facebook to receive updates on museum programs.

expand Nightmare at the Furnace Halloween Party
Date/Time: 10.25.14 / 6:00 PM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Grab your scariest Halloween costume and come to Furnace Town for a fun Halloween party.

Check back here for details as they develop.

Call 410-632-2032 for more information.

expand Trick or Treating in Snow Hill
Date/Time: 10.31.14 / 5:00 PM

Description:

The Mayor has announced that Trick or Treating will take place in Snow Hill Friday, October 31st from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm. for children 12 and under. To promote safety, N. Washington Street from Federal to Belt will be closed off during Trick or Treating hours, 5pm-8pm. Children should always be accompanied by an adult.

The Worcester County Sherriff's Office will offer free candy scanning at the front entrance of the Court House on North Washington Street from 6pm- 8pm. This is a free service.

 

expand Fright Night in the Forest
Date/Time: 10.31.14 / 7:00 PM

Description:

Enjoy a spooky old movie double feature at the Algonquin Pavilion at Shad landing. Join us on Halloween night in front of our big screen, and just try not to close your eyes as these classic horror movies chill you to the bone. Parental Guidance suggested. Alcohol Strictly prohibited. Movies are black and white and may be subtitled. $2 per person.

410-632-2566

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 11.07.14 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On November 7, 2014 Snow Hill's Arts & Entertainment District will hold its monthly celebration of First Friday. Merchants will stay open until 8:00pm or later for shoppers to explore their stores and galleries at a leisurely pace while enjoying art openings, special discounts and musical entertainment. 

Among the businesses open are:

Adcock Studio Gallery ~ 106 E Green Street

American Art Gallery ~ 211 N Washington Street 

Antiques Gallery on the River ~ 310 Washington Street 

Bishop Stock Fine Art, Craft & Wine ~ 202 W Green Street ~ In November we will have New Work by Scot Dolby and our wines will be from Chile .

Blue Dog Café ~ 300 N Washington Street ~ Todd Crosby and the WW Tunes, Reservations recommended.

Flower Shop in Snow Hill~ 218 N Washington 

Harvest Moon Tavern ~ 208 W Green Street ~ Opposite Directions to play ~ 7:00-10 pm. Reservations recommended.

Jerry’s Woodcraft ~112 W Green Street 

Nancy Ellen Thompson Studio ~ 107 Pearl Street

Miss Patti Cake ~ 104 W Green Street 

The Corner Shoppe ~ 100 W Green Street

The Green Doors ~ 302 N Washington Street

The Emporium ~ 111 Pearl Street  

The Sassy Girl Boutique ~ 114 W Green Street 

The Serenity Shoppe  ~ 216 N Washington Street 

Trenique Armanoi ~ 108 Pearl Street ~ Special grooming discounts (call 410-603-6260 for appointment);

Woven Dreams Studio ~ 210 W Green Street 

No trip to Snow Hill is not complete without a meal in one of Snow Hill’s downtown restaurants. Blue Dog Café, Harvest Moon Tavern, The Emporium and American Legion Post #67 offer the perfect settings to celebrate the arrival of spring with friends and family. Reservations are strongly recommended.

 First Fridays are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill’s Art and Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council.  For more information, contact 410-632-2080.

 

expand Feathers in Focus Photo Shoot
Date/Time: 11.08.14 / 10:00 AM

Description:

Whether novice or expert, all are welcome to photograph our birds of prey in their natural setting at Pocomoke River State Park, Shad Landing. $10 per photographer.

410-632-2566

expand Rock the River Music Festival
Date/Time: 11.08.14 / 1:00 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

The Town of Snow Hill and the Snow Hill Area Cmaber of Commerce present the First Annual Rock the River Music Festival November 8, 2014 from 12pm -10pm at Sturgis Park in Snow Hill, MD. Come and enjoy a day filled with music, beer/wine, vendors, food vendors, street performer and sidewalk sales.

Bands perforing on the main stage : Opposite Directions, Matt Watson Band, Juke Joint Jonny and Johnny Bling. Bring your lawnchairs or blankets and celebrate a day of music on the river.

Tickets are only $10 and can be purchased at the link provided.

Come out and be a part of Snow Hill Music History!

 

 

Get more info at: /www.facebook.com/events/1545078615722963/

expand Christmas Tree Lightng
Date/Time: 12.01.14 / 5:30 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

The Snow Hill Christmas Tree will be lit on Monday, December 1st in  Byrd Park on Market Street.  The Town will come alive with holiday lights at 5:30. Come celebrate the official begnning of the Christmas season and hang your red ribbon bow on the bigger and better Town Tree. See the new annimated lights around the circle in the park.

There will be seasonal music along with readings and an appearance by Santa Claus. 

For more information call 410-632-2080

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 12.05.14 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On December 5, 2014 Snow Hill's Arts & Entertainment District will hold its monthly celebration of First Friday. Merchants will stay open until 8:00pm or later for shoppers to explore their stores and galleries at a leisurely pace while enjoying art openings, special discounts and musical entertainment. 

Among the businesses open are:

Adcock Studio Gallery ~ 106 E Green Street

American Art Gallery ~ 211 N Washington Street 

Antiques Gallery on the River ~ 310 Washington Street 

Bishop Stock Fine Art, Craft & Wine ~ 202 W Green Street ~ 

Blue Dog Café ~ 300 N Washington Street ~ Todd Crosby and the WW Tunes, Reservations recommended.

Flower Shop in Snow Hill~ 218 N Washington 

Harvest Moon Tavern ~ 208 W Green Street ~ Opposite Directions to play ~ 7:00-10 pm. Reservations recommended.

Jerry’s Woodcraft ~112 W Green Street 

Nancy Ellen Thompson Studio ~ 107 Pearl Street

Miss Patti Cake ~ 104 W Green Street 

The Corner Shoppe ~ 100 W Green Street

The Green Doors ~ 302 N Washington Street

The Emporium ~ 111 Pearl Street  

The Sassy Girl Boutique ~ 114 W Green Street 

The Serenity Shoppe  ~ 216 N Washington Street 

Trenique Armanoi ~ 108 Pearl Street ~ Special grooming discounts (call 410-603-6260 for appointment);

Woven Dreams Studio ~ 210 W Green Street 

Check back here for details as they develop.

No trip to Snow Hill is not complete without a meal in one of Snow Hill’s downtown restaurants. Blue Dog Café, Harvest Moon Tavern, The Emporium and American Legion Post #67 offer the perfect settings to celebrate the arrival of spring with friends and family. Reservations are strongly recommended.

 First Fridays are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill’s Art and Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council.  For more information, contact 410-632-2080.

 

expand Craft Show and luncheon, Adult Daycare
Date/Time: 12.06.14 / 9:00 AM

Location: 4767 Snow Hill Road

Description:

Saturday, December 6th marks the date for the Worcester Co. Adult Daycare Annual Craft Show and Luncheon at the Charles and Martha Fulton Senior Center. Hours are 9:30 am until 2:30 pm.

expand Victorian Christmas Celebration
Date/Time: 12.06.14 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Step back in time for an old fashioned holiday gathering with refreshments, decorations special exhibits and more.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand 19th Century Christmas at Furnace Town
Date/Time: 12.06.14 / 12:00 PM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

The Holiday Season will be ushered in at Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum on Saturday, December 6th 2013. Between Noon and 5:00 p.m. artisans will welcome you to their workplace as they weave, make broom products, and pound iron at the forge.

Don’t miss a walk along The Paul Leifer Nature Trail over the Nassawango Cypress Swamp for views of cedar, cypress, and pine above – and sweet gum balls, partridge berry, and wintergreen at your feet. Warm up in the Gathering Room with mulled cider and cookies, and browse the Museum Store’s broad selection of created treasures made by Furnace Town’s own weaver, blacksmith, broom-maker, printer, woodworker, and gardener. The Museum also features books on local topics, toys of yesteryear, and many other local items. There will be crafts for kids, and local crafts and arts, including homemade breads and cookies, jewelry, wooden crafts and antiques will be available for purchase. 

Join us on Saturday at 7:00 pm for the 19th Century Christmas Service, a joint project of Furnace Town and the Snow Hill Ministerial Association in the historic Old Nazareth Church since 1987. Heat is from the wood stove, light from oil lamps, and music is acapela. An offering is taken for the relief of suffering in the community. 

Furnace Town’s daily admission is $6.00 adults / $5.00 over 60 & AAA / $3.00 children ages 2-18 and children under 2 are Free. The Evening Church Service is Free! Contact Furnace Town at 410-632-2032 for more information.

expand Gone Away is the Blue Bird
Date/Time: 12.06.14 / 1:00 PM

Description:

The holiday season is here. Are you ready? Join a naturalist to find out what birds are sticking around for the holidays: a short hike through the park, followed with hot apple cider and hot cocoa. All ages are welcome! Some binoculars provided. $3 per person or $10 for a family of four. Call to make your reservations today: 410-632-2566

expand Church Service at Furnace Town
Date/Time: 12.06.14 / 7:00 PM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

If you have not been to the Christmas Church Service at Furnace Town, you should put this on your calendar. The candlelit chapel on the Furnace Town grounds sets a beautiful backgound for the 19th Century service.

Come at 7:00pm and dress warmly! The chapel is heated by a wood stove.

Call 410-632-2032 for more information

expand Christmas Parade
Date/Time: 12.08.14 / 7:00 PM

Location: Market Street

Description:

Bundle up and stake out a spot on Market Street to view the Annual Snow Hill Lion's Club Christmas Parade. The parade begins at 7:00 pm on Colbourne Lane and proceeds down Church Street to Market Street where the Judges Stand is set up in front of the Worcester County Court House. To participate in the parade, contact Barry Laws. Everyone is welcome, trophies will be awarded

Rain Date: Wednesday, December 10

expand Judging for House Decorating Contest
Date/Time: 12.15.14 / 5:30 PM

Location: Town-wide

Description:

The Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a Holiday House Decorating Contest again this year. There will be a category for Businesses and two for Residential properties. Ribbons will be awared to houses that have Traditional decorations: white lights (NO colored lights), red bows, greenery, and candles, etc. Another category for Creative decorations: colored lights and holiday decorations chosen by the homeowner. The sky is the limit!

The Town will be divided into three sections by Street name. 

Call Hoss Mc Cormack, president ofr the Chamber for more information 410-632-9890

expand New Years Eve in Snow Hill
Date/Time: 12.31.14 / 9:00 PM - 01.01.15  / - 1:00 AM

Location: Old Firehouse on Green St.

Description:

Please join the Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce for the 2nd annual New Year's Eve Bash!

Enjoy great music from local band THE ABSOLUTE, good food and a cash bar!

Tickets will go on sale 11/1/2014 - $25/person ($30 after 12/1/14). Limited to 250 tickets so don't delay!

Please call (410)632-0809 or email jlmoyer212@comcast.net for more information!


*Must be 21 to attend - ID's will be checked!
*Please drink responsibly!

 

 
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