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expand Dinner to Benefit Jackson Family
Date/Time: 05.31.15 / 2:00 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

There will be a benefit dinner for the Rev. Daniel Jackson and his wife Patti, who lost everything in a house fire on Easter weekend. Come to Sturgis Park on Sunday, May 31, 2015 from 2:00 - 7:00 pm to enjoy a fried chicken dinner and to listen to the musical entertainment provided by Dale Smack.  

There will be Chinese and Silent Auctions. Must be present to win. Drawing will be held at 5:00 pm.

Menu: Fried chicken, ham, mac & cheese, green beans, fruit salad, cole slaw, roll, desserts, iced tea, lemonade and water.

Adult tickets are $15.00 and Tickets for 13 and under are $10.00. Call Board of elections 410-632-1320 for Advance dinner tickets. Tickets may also be picked up at 100 Belt Street in Snow Hill.

Rain date is Saturday, June 6th

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 06.05.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Arts on the River, Snow Hill’s Art & Entertainment District will host its First Friday Gallery Walk on, June 5, 2015. 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 stores and galleries that may be open are:

Our newest shop: Vintage Pink Quilt Studio on Washington Street

The Adcock Studio Gallery 

Bishop’s Stock Fine Art Craft & Wine.

Antiques by the River 

Miss Patti Cake has the Best Cupcakes in the World and will be open until 7:00 pm. 

Nancy Ellen Thompson's Studio

The Serenity Shoppe will be open until 7:30 pm with do-it-yourself aromatherapy kits, cleaning products, insect repellent, foaming hand soap and more.

Sassy Girl Boutique has gifts galore 

The Corner Shoppe is featuring heirloom collection of seeds and snacks and "Eat This" Jams & Marmalades.

The Flower Shop in Snow Hill

“Opposite Directions” will be playing at Harvest Moon Tavern from 7:00 until 10:00 pm and Todd Crosby and the WW Tunes will entertain diners at the Blue Dog Café. Reservations are suggested.

First Friday is not complete without dinner in one of Snow Hill’s downtown restaurants. The Blue Dog Café, Harvest Moon Tavern and American Legion Post #67 offer the perfect settings for the end of a long work week.

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.

Check back here for details as they develop or contact 410-632-2080

 

 

 

 

 

expand National Trails Day: Hike, Cleanup,& Paddle
Date/Time: 06.06.15 / 9:00 AM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Come to the Pocomoke River State Park to hike and clean up the trails at 9:00 am. Stay around for the Evening Paddle at 7:00 pm on the beautiful Pocomoke River.

Call 410-632- 2566 for more information and reservations.

expand Free Admission Day for locals at Museum
Date/Time: 06.06.15 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 West Market Street

Description:

The Julia A Purnell Museum will have free admission for local residents today and every first Saturday of the month. If you ahve not been to the museum lately, you must go again!

410-632-0515

expand Gospel Day at Furnace Town
Date/Time: 06.06.15 / 1:00 PM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Kick off the summer at Furnace Town, June 6, 2015 for the 2nd Gospel Day Jamboree!

Furnace Town village is a great place for friends, family, fellowship, and fun so save the date and spread the word!

Beginning at 1:00pm the day will feature uplifting gospel from God's Country Crossroads, Brittany Lewis, and Triple Praise.

Light refreshments will be available for purchase. Don't forget your lawn chairs!

General Admission price $7.00 for adults, $6.00 for seniors, AAA members, or military with id, and $3.00 for children. Furnace Town members are Free.

 

 

expand Evening Paddle at State Park
Date/Time: 06.06.15 / 7:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Come to the Pocomoke River State Park on saturday, June 6th at 7:00pm and enjoy an evening paddle on the beautiful, calming Pocomke River. Wonderful place for flat water paddling!

Call 410-632-2566 for more information and reservations.

expand Evening Tour of Warren Mansion SOLD OUT
Date/Time: 06.12.15 / 7:00 PM

Description:

Reservations are now being accepted for tours of The Warren Mansion near Snow Hill, MD.  Designed and constructed by Frank Algernon Warren in the early 20thcentury,   the home reflects his artistic talents and his connections with nature.  Warren, with his wife Mary and their nine children, moved from Pittsburg in 1905 to Snow Hill.  He purchased 300 acres of forest land, and built a home patterned after a Spanish Villa – which is still referred to as “The Forest”.  The 23-room house made of frame overlaid with concrete stucco has piqued the interest of locals for years.  Many remember being taught by one or more of “the Warren sisters” in area schools.   
Five themed tours, organized by Furnace Town Living Heritage Village and conducted by Furnace Town and members of the Warren Family, are being offered for 2015: 
On Friday June 12 the tour “The Forest:  Sounds and Sights at Twilight and After” will begin at 7:00 pm with a Wine and Cheese reception, followed by a guided House Tour ending at 9:00 pm.  Cost per person is $55.00.
On Saturday June 13, there will be two (2) tours.   Between 10:30 and Noon visitors will enjoy a tour of the Mansion and an outdoor segment to point out architectural and construction techniques.  Cost per person is $30.00.  Also on Saturday, between 2:30 and 4:00 pm “The Art of the Mansion” will be highlighted, along with a tour of the home.  Cost per person is $40.00.  
On Sunday June 14, there will be two (2) tours.  Between 1:00 and 2:30 pm there will be a tour of the Mansion, followed by a stroll to the Family Cemetery and a gravesite presentation by Frank Warren.  Cost per person is $40.00.  The same tour will be repeated between 3:00 and 4:30.  Cost per person is $40.00.
 
Tours are by reservation and pre-payment only.  To reserve a tour, contact Furnace Town at 410-632-2032.
 

expand Two Warren Mansion Tours SOLD OUT
Date/Time: 06.13.15 / 10:30 PM

Description:

Tour Warren Mansion!!

Reservations are now being accepted for tours of The Warren Mansion near Snow Hill, MD.  Designed and constructed by Frank Algernon Warren in the early 20thcentury,   the home reflects his artistic talents and his connections with nature.  Warren, with his wife Mary and their nine children, moved from Pittsburg in 1905 to Snow Hill.  He purchased 300 acres of forest land, and built a home patterned after a Spanish Villa – which is still referred to as “The Forest”.  The 23-room house made of frame overlaid with concrete stucco has piqued the interest of locals for years.  Many remember being taught by one or more of “the Warren sisters” in area schools.   
Five themed tours, organized by Furnace Town Living Heritage Village and conducted by Furnace Town and members of the Warren Family, are being offered for 2015: 
On Friday June 12 the tour “The Forest:  Sounds and Sights at Twilight and After” will begin at 7:00 pm with a Wine and Cheese reception, followed by a guided House Tour ending at 9:00 pm.  Cost per person is $55.00.
On Saturday June 13, there will be two (2) tours.   Between 10:30 and Noon visitors will enjoy a tour of the Mansion and an outdoor segment to point out architectural and construction techniques.  Cost per person is $30.00.  Also on Saturday, between 2:30 and 4:00 pm “The Art of the Mansion” will be highlighted, along with a tour of the home.  Cost per person is $40.00.  
On Sunday June 14, there will be two (2) tours.  Between 1:00 and 2:30 pm there will be a tour of the Mansion, followed by a stroll to the Family Cemetery and a gravesite presentation by Frank Warren.  Cost per person is $40.00.  The same tour will be repeated between 3:00 and 4:30.  Cost per person is $40.00.
 
Tours are by reservation and pre-payment only.  To reserve a tour, contact Furnace Town at 410-632-2032.
 

expand Two Tours of Warren Mansion SOLD OUT
Date/Time: 06.14.15 / 1:00 PM

Description:

Tour Warren Mansion!!

Reservations are now being accepted for tours of The Warren Mansion near Snow Hill, MD.  Designed and constructed by Frank Algernon Warren in the early 20thcentury,   the home reflects his artistic talents and his connections with nature.  Warren, with his wife Mary and their nine children, moved from Pittsburg in 1905 to Snow Hill.  He purchased 300 acres of forest land, and built a home patterned after a Spanish Villa – which is still referred to as “The Forest”.  The 23-room house made of frame overlaid with concrete stucco has piqued the interest of locals for years.  Many remember being taught by one or more of “the Warren sisters” in area schools.   
Five themed tours, organized by Furnace Town Living Heritage Village and conducted by Furnace Town and members of the Warren Family, are being offered for 2015: 
On Friday June 12 the tour “The Forest:  Sounds and Sights at Twilight and After” will begin at 7:00 pm with a Wine and Cheese reception, followed by a guided House Tour ending at 9:00 pm.  Cost per person is $55.00.
On Saturday June 13, there will be two (2) tours.   Between 10:30 and Noon visitors will enjoy a tour of the Mansion and an outdoor segment to point out architectural and construction techniques.  Cost per person is $30.00.  Also on Saturday, between 2:30 and 4:00 pm “The Art of the Mansion” will be highlighted, along with a tour of the home.  Cost per person is $40.00.  
On Sunday June 14, there will be two (2) tours.  Between 1:00 and 2:30 pm there will be a tour of the Mansion, followed by a stroll to the Family Cemetery and a gravesite presentation by Frank Warren.  Cost per person is $40.00.  The same tour will be repeated between 3:00 and 4:30.  Cost per person is $40.00.
 
Tours are by reservation and pre-payment only.  To reserve a tour, contact Furnace Town at 410-632-2032.
 

expand Gallery Talk at Museum
Date/Time: 06.18.15 / 12:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

The staff at the Julia A Purnell Museum is offering a behind-the-scenes look at the museum and some of its special artifacts. It is free with regular admission. 

expand See More, Spend Less Weekend
Date/Time: 06.20.15 / 10:00 AM - 06.21.15  / - 4:00 PM

Location: Purnell Museum and Furnace Town

Description:

Pay admission at the Julia A Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and take $1 off the adimission pirce at the second site you visit that weekend. 

Call Furnace Town 410-632-3023 or the Purnell Museum at 410-632-0515 for more information.

expand Dancing Under the Stars Summer Solstice
Date/Time: 06.20.15 / 8:00 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Come to Sturgis Park on Saturday, June 20th for Dancing Under the Stars Summer Solstice. Gates open at 7:30 pm. Enjoy dancing by the beautiful Pocomoke River on a warm summer evening to the sounds of 33 1/3. They will play classic rock, soft rock and a bit of country music.

Sponsored by the Snow Hill's Arts and Entertainment District, Arts on the River.

Tickets ae $10 at the gate (includes one drink ticket) Event will move to the Old Firehouse in case of inclement weather. 

expand Paddling the Pocomoke River
Date/Time: 06.27.15 / 7:00 PM

Description:

Pocomoke River state Park will hold an evening Paddle on saturday, June 27, 2015

expand National Guard Army Band Concert in Park
Date/Time: 06.28.15 / 4:00 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

The Town of Snow Hill, Arts & Entertainment District welcomes the 229th Maryland Army National Guard Band from Parkville, MD. for a concert in Byrd Park on June 28thth as part of their annual summer concert tour. 

Check back here for more details as they develop.

Call 410-632-2080 for more information 

expand Heritage Arts for Kids
Date/Time: 07.01.15 / 1:00 PM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Every Wednesday in July and two Wednedays in August  history will come to life for children at the Purnell Museum at 208 W Market Street. Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration is needed, but children must be accompanied by a paying adult. July dates are 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. August dates are 5 and 12. All workshops begin at 1:00 and last until 3:00pm.

Check back here for details about the projects as they develop.

expand Nick Haglich to play at Antiques by the River
Date/Time: 07.03.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: 310 N Washington Street

Description:

Guitarist Nick Haglich will entertain First Friday visitors at the Antiques by the River on Friday, July 3, 2015 from 5:00 - 7:30 pm. Come listen to Nick before going to Sturgis Park for fireworks later that evening.

expand Fourth of July Fireworks
Date/Time: 07.03.15 / 5:30 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Snow Hill's spectacular Fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July will be held on First Friday, July 3, 2015 in Sturgis Memorial Park.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand See More, Spend Less Weekend
Date/Time: 07.04.15 / 10:00 AM

Location: Purnell Museum and Furnace Town

Description:

Pay admission at the Julia A Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and take $1 off the adimission pirce at the second site you visit that weekend. 

Call Furnace Town 410-632-3023 or the Purnell Museum at 410-632-0515 for more information.

expand Free Day for Locals at the Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 07.04.15 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

The Julia A Purnell Museum staff wants to say thank you to the community for its support by promoting a Free Day at the museum on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Come and enjoy this treasure in Worcester County.

Call 410-632-0515 for more information.

expand "Let Freedom Ring" at State Park
Date/Time: 07.04.15 / 2:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Come to the Pocomoke River State Park on July 4th at 2:00 pm to celebrate Independence Day.

Call 410-632-2566 for more information

expand Heritage Arts for Kids
Date/Time: 07.08.15 / 1:00 PM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Every Wednesday in July and two Wednedays in August  history will come to life for children at the Purnell Museum at 208 W Market Street. Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration is needed; just drop in. July dates are 1, 8, 15,22, 29, and August dates are 5, and 12. All workshops begin at 1:00 and last until 3:00pm.

Check back for details as they develop.

expand Canoe Joust - Fire Company
Date/Time: 07.11.15 / 11:00 AM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Company is sponsoring a Canoe Joust on Saturday, July 11, 2015 in Sturgis Park. Don't miss this fun day on the river.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Gallery Talk at Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 07.16.15 / 12:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Come to the Julia A Purnell Museum for a Gallery Talk at noon on Thursday, July 16th. Get an in-depth look at some of the museum's fascinating pieces from our collection. Free with regular admission.

Call 410-632-0515 for more information

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 07.18.15 / 10:00 AM - 07.19.15  / - 4:00 PM

Location: Purnell Museum and Furnace Town

Description:

Pay your admission at the Julia A. Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and receive $1 off admission at the second site.

Furnace Town: 410-632-2032

Purnell Museum: 410-632-0515

expand Nick Haglich to play at Jesse's paddle
Date/Time: 07.18.15 / 4:30 PM

Location: Pocomoke River Canoe Co.

Description:

Come early to Jesse's Paddle on Saturday, July 18th to hear guitarist Nick Haglich. He will be performing on the dock at the Pocomoke River Canoe Company beginning at 4:30pm. Boats launch at 5:00 pm with buffet dinner to follow. Bring you friends and pledges to support suicide prevention.

expand 7th Annual Jesse's Paddle
Date/Time: 07.18.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River Canoe Co.

Description:

The 7th Annual JESSE'S  PADDLE  launches at the Pocomoke River Canoe Company in Snow Hill on Saturday, July 18th, at 5:00 p.m. We have plenty of boats - canoes, solo and tandem kayaks and even a couple of standup paddleboards - so make sure you reserve boats for you and your friends. There's no charge, but we ask that everyone bring pledges of support - ask your friends, family members, workmates if they will make a donation to support this important youth suicide prevention program and the Jesse Klump Memorial Scholarship. No pledge is too small (or too large). IT COSTS MONEY TO TEACH SUICIDE PREVENTION AND SAVE YOUNG LIVES. OUR FUND PROVIDES A MAJOR SCHOLARSHIP & JESSE'S PADDLE IS OUR MOST IMPORTANT FUNDRAISING EVENT.

The fun part? Paddling the beautiful pocomoke River. Our paddling includes a game on the river. Stay tuned for details as they become available. prizes. Live music: Guitarist Nick Haglich  opens at 4:30.  Food and beverages. A cool Silent Auction full of great stuff. Call (410) 632-3971 to reserve a boat, or bring your own boat if you have one. Pledge Forms can be downloaded atwww.jessespaddle.org. We hope to see all of our friends there.

expand Blessing of the Combines
Date/Time: 08.01.15 / 11:00 AM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Snow Hill's signature event, The Blessing of the Combines, will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2015 in downtown. The Combines festival celebrates the work of local farmers and the agricultural heritage of the area. The event's highlight includes a parade of combines onto Green Street for a blessing by a local minister, hence, the name Blessing of the Comibnes. Visitors will find carnival games, concessions, street entertainment and plenty of good food.

Check back here for details as they develop. 

expand National Night Out
Date/Time: 08.04.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

Let's give Crime a "Going-Away" Party

Join the Snow Hill Police Department and the Worcester County Sheriff's Department for their National Night Out Celebration in Byrd Park

National Night Out is a unique crime prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW)

It is designed to:
Heighten
crime and drug prevention awareness
Generate support for and participation in local anti-crime programs
Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnerships
Send a message to criminals letting them know our neighborhoods are organized and fighting back

Call Trish Greene at 443-880-4495 

 

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 08.15.15 / 10:00 AM - 08.16.15  / - 4:00 PM

Location: Purnell Museum and Furnace Town

Description:

Pay your admission at the Julia A. Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and receive $1 off admission at the second site.

Furnace Town: 410-632-2032

Purnell Museum: 410-632-0515

expand Nick Haglich to play at Adcock Studio
Date/Time: 09.04.15 / 5:30 PM

Location: 106 East Green Street

Description:

First Friday in September 4, 2015 finds guitarist Nick Haglich playing from 5:30-7:00 pm at the Adcock Studio at 106 East Green Street. 

expand Rock the River Music Festival
Date/Time: 10.03.15 / 12:00 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

The Town of Snow Hill and the Snow Hill Area Cmaber of Commerce present the Second Annual Rock the River Music Festival Saturday, October 3, 2015,  from 12pm -10pm at Sturgis Park in Snow Hill, MD. Come and enjoy a day filled with music, beer/wine, vendors, food vendors, street performers and sidewalk sales.

Bands performing on the main stage : Local guitarist, Nick Haglich will open the festivities at noon. Come out and enjoy the acoutic rock/folk music of Opposite Directions, Johnny Bling an Ocean City favorite will play all the pop rock favorites from the 80's, 90's and 2000's, the only area appearance of Blue Junction with their high energy electric blues and The Artimus Pyle Band , honoring the music of Ronnie Van Zant's Lynyrd Skynyrd will headline the event.  Bring your lawnchairs or blankets and celebrate a day of music on the river.

Tickets will be available on line later in the year. Check back here for details as they develop. 

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

 

 

expand FiberFest! at Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 10.10.15 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

October 10th will mark the date for the annual Festival of Fiber Arts & Crafts at the Julia A Purnell Museum. Look for gifts to buy, Fiber arts supplies, annimals and demonstrations. Tons of fun and free museum admission.

Call 410-632-0515 for more information.

expand Julia A Purnell's Birthday Party
Date/Time: 10.24.15 / 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 24 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 24, from 10am to 4pm, guests will receive free admission and a slice of birthday cake.
 
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 Christmas Tree Lightng
Date/Time: 12.01.15 / 5:30 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

The Snow Hill Christmas Tree will be lit on Tuesday, 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

 
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