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expand Snow Hill Spring Celebration
Date/Time: 04.01.17

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

The Town of Snow Hill is hosting an Easter event for children on Saturday, April 1, 2017. 

Hop into town for an Easter Egg Hunt. There will be three age divisions: 1-3 year old, 4-6 year olds and 7-10 year olds. 

This event is sponsored by the Town of Snow Hill and the Ocean City Berlin Optimist Club.

Check back here for details as they develop. 

For more information, call Town Hall at 410-632-2080.

expand Tortoise & Hare Dare 5K Walk/Run
Date/Time: 04.01.17 / 8:30 AM

Location: 3461 Worcester Highway

Description:

The 20th Annual Tortoise & Hare Dare 5K Walk/Run will be held on Saturday April 1, 2017. (Rain date is April 8, 2017) Registration begins at 8:30 at the Manokin Pavilion adjacent to Shad landing Marina in the Pocomoke River State Park - Shad Landing.

Run/Walk begins at 9:00am. For more information call 410-632-0056. Health and Community Exhibits will be on display during the event. This is a Pet Friendly event.

Event is sponsored by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, The Maryland Park Service and Worcester County Health Department.

 

expand Opening Day at Furnace Town
Date/Time: 04.01.17 / 10:00 AM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Satuday, April 1st marks the Opening Day at Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum. Admission is free for the day.

expand Free Admission Day for locals at Museum
Date/Time: 04.07.17 / 10:00 AM

Description:

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

410-632-0515

 

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 04.07.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

First Friday Gallery Walk will be held in Snow Hill on Friday, April 7, 2017 begining at 5:00pm. Enjoy a liesurely stroll around downtown Snow Hill. Stop in the galleries and shops to enjoy art openings and special promotions while listening to live music

Among the other shops and galleries that will be open:

Adcock Art Studio and Gallery in the John Blair House at 106 East Green Street will have new paintings by Jim. Entertainment will be provided by Charlie Flagiello "The Uke of Earl".

Bishop’s Stock Fine Art, Craft & Wine  will be having its annual show of new work by Lynne Lockhart and Kirk McBride. Our tasting wines will be from Catalonia, Spain. 

 

At the Blue Dog Café WW Tunes and Todd will be performing at the Blue Dog.

Nick Haglich will be playing at the Daily Brew Coffeehouse on N. Washington Street.

Stop in at Jerry's Wood Craft and enter to win the 4 foot tall "Gerry the Giraffe" on display in the front window. No purchase required and you don't need to be present to win. The drawing will be held on April 14th. Also check out our new line of Melissa and Doug toys and our custom made planters, bird houses, and feeders for spring.
 

Join the Lower Shore Land Trust on Friday, April 7 from 5—8 pm during Snow Hill's April First Friday. Meet artist Ellen Lawler and view her watercolor paintings of birds and nature, which reflect her deep appreciation for the beauty and diversity of the area's natural heritage. She is recently retired from the Biology Department at Salisbury University and spends much of her time in the field observing, photographing and sketching. Location: 100 River Street.

Olde Town Candy Co. has plenty of Easter candy on hand from jelly beans to filled chocolate eggs; coconut, butter cream & peanut butter.

Milk chocolate bunnies kitties, dogs & crabs… Plenty of bulk candy & our delicious caramels including sea salt & jalapeno.

And as always our hand-dipped ice cream from Chesapeake Bay Farms. Enjoy it in a fresh made waffle cone & also available in pints & quarts to share at home...

 

The Green Pearl’s show "SEA STEADING"by artist Chris Harkai will be on display

April 7 through April 22, 2017. Opening Reception is First Friday, April 7, 5-8pm

Green Pearl Contemporary Fine Art at 114 Pearl Street, Snow Hill MD.

 

Harvest Moon Tavern welcomes Sean Loomis from 7-10 reservations strongly suggested

First Fridays are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill's Art & Entertainment District and the Town of Snow Hill. Funding for this event is in part provided by the Worcester County Arts Council, Maryland State Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts, organizations dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive.

expand Nick Haglich to perform at Daily Brew Coffeehouse
Date/Time: 04.07.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: 213 N Washington Street

Description:

Snow Hill's new Coffeehouse (DBC) will open during First Friday hours on Friday, April 7, 2017 to the tunes of local musician Nick Haglich. Owner Lorissa Mc Allister welcomes everyone to her new studio space at 213 N Washington Street.

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 04.07.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On April 7, 2017, Arts on the River,  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. 

 

Adcock Art Studio & Gallery is having its Holiday Open House and Sale on December 2, 2016 during First Friday hours. Come to 106 E Green Street to see original paintings, prints, notecards, magnets and Christmas cards. Some items are reduced as much as 50% to make room for new work in 2017. Bruce Lukoskie will provide entertainment for the evening on his guitar. Stop by and say hello and enjoy complimentary refreshments. Public parking is available next to the Studio Gallery.

 

Nick Haglich will perform at the Daily Brew Coffee on North Washington Street during First Friday hours.

Bishops Stock will open its month long Studio Sweep Sale and will have C.L Marshall selling and signing "Chesapeake Bay Duck Hunting Tales." Doug Fisher will have his work on display. Wines for tasting come from France.

Blue Dog Cafe will be featuring WW Tunes with Todd Crosby.

Harvest Moon Tavern Opposite Directions at Harvest Moon 7-10pm

Jerry's Wood Craft at 112 W Green Street will serve hot chocolate and cookies. Selected wood items will be on sale for First Friday.

Julia A Purnell Museum will have an opening reception featuring its new exhibit on medicine. 

Lower Shore Land Trust - 100 River Street

LSLT gathering fresh greens for your holiday decorations - purchase swags and assorted greens and support your favorite land trust! Enjoy mulled cider and cookies, make your own decoration or purchase one of ours! 

Mirror Salon welcomes walk-ins during First Friday hours and is offfering 10% off gift card sales.

Pocomoke River Canoe Company – Snow Hill Elementary School PTA will sponsor its annual pictures with Santa during First Friday hours. The trains will be running upstairs.

The Sassy Girl Boutique is offering 15% off all handbags, scarves, and jewelry 

Check back here for details as they develop

 

 

 

 

expand Reception at Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 04.07.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Snow Hill, MD. The staff at the Purnell Museum are eager to welcome visitors for the 2017 season as they open the doors this spring. As ice and snow have covered the roof, they've been busy behind the scenes with renovations. They'll be unveiling it all at an opening reception with refreshments on Friday, April 7th, 2017.

"Community Medicine: The Art & Science of Healing in honor of Dr. Robert C. LaMar" is the title of the new exhibit at the Museum.

 

Be sure to mark your calendars for the opening reception on April 8, 5-7pm. Admission is free, and refreshments will be served! For more information, to become a member, or to make a donation to support museum programming, visit purnellmuseum.org or call 410-632-0515

expand LSLT welcomes artist Ellen Lawler
Date/Time: 04.07.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: 100 River Street

Description:

Ellen Lawler Featured at Lower Shore Land Trust

Join the Lower Shore Land Trust on Friday, April 7 from 5—8 pm during Snow Hill's April First Friday. Meet artist Ellen Lawler and view her watercolor paintings of birds and nature, which reflect her deep appreciation for the beauty and diversity of the area's natural heritage. She is recently retired from the Biology Department at Salisbury University and spends much of her time in the field observing, photographing and sketching.

Location: 100 River Street, Snow Hill, MD 21863

http://lowershorelandtrust.org

 

 

expand Diversity in the Gardens
Date/Time: 04.08.17 / 10:00 AM

Location: 100 River Street

Description:

Diversity in the Garden

Join us on Saturday, April 8, from 10 am—noon at the Lower Shore Land Trust office for an informative program for beginners and advanced gardeners with author and gardener, Barbara Ellis. Limited Seating, RSVP required! $15.00 per person. Order a copy of her Chesapeake Gardening & Landscaping to be distributed the day of the event. RSVP by calling 443.234.5587 or visiting lowershorelandtrust.org

 

expand Paint Snow Hill Begins
Date/Time: 04.13.17 - 04.16.17 

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

More than 65 artists from Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and beyond will come to Snow Hill for this three day Plein Air event sponsored by Bishop's Stock Fine Art and Fine Craft and the Arts & Entertainment District, Arts on the River.

The artists' work will be on display on Sunday April 16th  in the Old Firehouse on Green Street. The wet  paint sale will be the only opportunity for the community to purchase and to enjoy the work of these fine artists.
Come early! Time: 1:00- 4:00pm for the Sunday sale

For more information, call 410-632-3555 or 410-632-2080

expand Children's Easter Egg Hunt
Date/Time: 04.15.17 / 11:00 AM

Location: Burbage Funeral Home

Description:

The Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce presents the annual Easter Egg Hunt courtesy of Burbage Funeral Home, located on 208 W. Federal Street.

Children ages 0 - 8 in the Snow Hill area are invited to gather at the Burbage Funeral home at 11:00 am for the Easter Egg Hunt, rain or shine. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance and there will be prizes and treats for everyone. Come join in the fun!

 

expand Paint Snow Hill Wet Paint Sale
Date/Time: 04.16.17 / 1:00 PM

Location: 210 W Green Street

Description:

 

The second week in April will bring 70 artists for the annual Paint Snow Hill, the Eastern Shore’s first plein air “paint out” started in 2004. If you see artists painting in and around the Snow Hill area April 13 to 16 take note of their enthusiasm for the spring beauty of this area.  While many people visit this area for the beaches, the parks or the bay, these visitors bring their easels and paint boxes to capture the light and color of spring. For many of the artists who travel from all around the Mid-Atlantic region this is a first sign of spring and the perfect time for outdoor painting. 

Come see the beautiful artwork these artists create in a short period of time on Sunday, April 16th at 1:00 until 4:00 in the Old Firehouse on Green Street. The prices are very reasonable and this is the only opportunity the public will have to purchase these unique paintings.

Proceeds from the sale benefit the Arts & Entertainment District of Snow Hill.

Call 410-632-2080 for more information

 

 

expand Nick Haglich to perform at Blue Dog Cafe
Date/Time: 04.20.17 / 5:30 PM

Location: 300 N Washington Street

Description:

The Blue Dog Cafe in Snow Hill will begin its Thusday evening dinner hour with local singer and guitarist Nick Haglich on April20th from 5:30 until 6:30pm.  Come enjoy a great meal and Nick's music.

Call 410-251-7193 for reservations 

expand Rotary Teacher of the Year Dinner
Date/Time: 04.21.17 / 5:30 PM

Location: 5458 E. Market Street

Description:

The Snow Hill Rotary Club will sponsor its Teacher of the Year Gala Dinner on Friday, April 21st, 2017 at the Snow Hill Lion's Club on Market Street.

Snow Hill's Teachers of the Year will be honored.  There will be dinner catered, cash bar, 50-50 raffle, silent auction and door prizes.

Tickets are $25.00 per person. Cash bar available.

Contact any Rotarian for tickets or call Ann Gibb at 410-632-2080 for more information.

expand Claude Hall 5K Run & Walk
Date/Time: 04.22.17 / 9:00 AM

Location: Snow Hill Elementary School

Description:

Come to the Snow Hill Elementary School for the third annual Claude Hall 5K Run & Walk on Satruday, April 22nd at 9:00. Regitration fee is $25 per person.

Register at: https://endurancecui.active.com/event-reg/select-race?e=41587351

expand Earth Day Celebration
Date/Time: 04.22.17 / 12:05 PM

Location: 3461 Worcester Highway

Description:

Celebrate Earth Day at the Pocomoke River State Park. Started in 1970 by Senator Gaylord Nelson, Earth Day promotes awareness and appreciation for the Earth's natural environment. Join park staff and local 4-Hers to plant a native plant garden, clean up the park and to learn the importance of recycling. This fun event will give you ideas for projects to begin at home, such as creating a compost bin, attracting animals to your backyard and recycling. You can help the environment and have fun for the whole family.

Meet at the Nature Center Building at Shad Landing

Cost is free

expand Clean Up Day in Snow Hill
Date/Time: 04.24.17

Location: Town wide

Description:

The Mayor and Council of Snow Hill take pride in our community and are giving residents the opportunity to spruce up their property. The town is offering pick up of regularly discarded materials, appliances, mattresses, box springs and furniture.

NO liquids, poisons, batteries, medical waste, tires, tanks, electrical equipment, yard waste, wood, demolition materials, or anything that can possible harm the environment will be picked up.

All small discarded items must be in proper containers, such as garbage bags or cans.

All items must be place curb side no later than 6:00am Monday April 24, 2017.

expand Spring Delmarva Birding Weekend
Date/Time: 04.27.17 - 04.30.17 

Location: Various Towns on Delmarva

Description:

The Spring Delmarva Birding Weekend will be held on Thursday, April 27th through Sunday April 30th. A number of paddling trips will be scheduled to provide access to many species of birds. 

 

 

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Native Plant Sale & Pollinator Festival
Date/Time: 05.05.17

Location: 100 River Street

Description:

Mark you calendars now for the Native Plant Sale & Pollinator Festival on Friday, May 5, 2017. Come to the new home of the Lower Shore Land Trust at 100 River Street in Snow Hill.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Nick Haglich to play at The Green Pearl
Date/Time: 05.05.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: 114 Pearl Street

Description:

First Friday May 5, 2017 finds guitarist Nick Haglich playing from 5:00-8:00 pm at The Green Peral on Pearl Street.

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 05.05.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

First Fridays in Snow Hill provide the opportunity to stroll the streets of this beautiful small town and to visit the art galleries and small shops in a leisurely manor. Enjoy special offers, light refreshments, wine tastings, the sounds of local musicians. Each month is a little different, so end your week in Snow Hill and have a bite to eat at the Blue Dog Cafe or Harvest Moon Tavern. You will be glad you started your weekend off this way.

First Fridays in Snow Hill are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill's Arts & Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council, Maryland State Arts Council and the Town of Snow Hill.

Check back here for detail as they develop

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 05.05.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

First Fridays in Snow Hill provide the opportunity to stroll the streets of this beautiful small town and to visit the art galleries and small shops in a leisurely manor. Enjoy special offers, light refreshments, wine tastings, the sounds of local musicians. Each month is a little different, so end your week in Snow Hill and have a bite to eat at the Blue Dog Cafe or Harvest Moon Tavern. You will be glad you started your weekend off this way.

First Fridays in Snow Hill are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill's Arts & Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council, Maryland State Arts Council and the Town of Snow Hill.

Check back here for details as they develop

expand Locals Free Day at the Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 05.06.17 / 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 6, 2017. Come and enjoy this treasure in Worcester County.

Call 410-632-0515 for more information.

expand Iron Furnace Fifty Bike Ride
Date/Time: 05.13.17

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Saturday, May 13, 2017

7:00 a.m. -- 5:00 p.m.

Furnace Town Living Heritage Village

3816 Old Furnace Road, Snow Hill, MD, 21863

410.632.2032

An annual fundraiser for Furnace Town Living Heritage Village and the Rotary Club of Snow Hill, the fifth annual Iron Furnace Fifty is a 50-Mile Fun Ride (with 50K and 100K alternatives).

Starting and ending at Furnace Town Living Heritage Village, located between Snow Hill and Salisbury, the Iron Furnace Fifty bike ride passes through the most pristine and beautiful countryside on the Eastern Shore.

Registration is $45 before April 15th and then $50 until the morning of the ride.

Ride includes: Route map with turn by turn detail, well-marked road paint, a specific Rider Number, SAG vehicle patrol, and FREE Admission to Furnace Town where a free luncheon with entertainment and complimentary beverages (beer for adults) will be provided at the end of the ride. There are rest stops (including ice cream at Chesapeake Bay Farms Dairy) along the route with water, fruit, snacks and Port-a-Potties.

 

expand International Museum Day
Date/Time: 05.18.17 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Celebrate International Museum Day by visiting the Julia A Purnell Museum for free on Thursday, May 18th. 

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 05.20.17 / 10:00 AM

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 Lion's Club Homecoming Chicken BBQ
Date/Time: 05.20.17 / 11:55 AM

Location: 5458 E Market Street

Description:

Mark your calendars for the LIONS CLUB HOMECOMING AUCTION & CHICKEN BARBEQUE on Saturday, May 20, 2017 12 Noon to 4pm at the Lion's Club on E Market Street.

The Lions will sell Half Chickens & 2 sides for $8.00 for Carry-Out or Eating -in.

Auction Starts at 1:00 Auction Items- Decoys, Golf Packages, Gift Cards, Sports Collectibles, Restaurant coupons

Tickets are available in advance from Lions Club members

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 05.21.17 / 10:00 AM

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 Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 06.02.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

First Fridays in Snow Hill provide the opportunity to stroll the streets of this beautiful small town and to visit the art galleries and small shops in a leisurely manor. Enjoy special offers, light refreshments, wine tastings, the sounds of local musicians. Each month is a little different, so end your week in Snow Hill and have a bite to eat at the Blue Dog Cafe or Harvest Moon Tavern. You will be glad you started your weekend off this way.

First Fridays in Snow Hill are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill's Arts & Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council, Maryland State Arts Council and the Town of Snow Hill.

Check back here for details as they develop

 

expand Nick Haglich at A Diamond on Pearl
Date/Time: 06.02.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: 111 Pearl Street

Description:

Local Guitarist, Nick Haglich, will perform at A Diamond on Pearl during First Friday hours on June 2, 2017 from 5:00 - 8:00pm.

expand National Trails Day at State Park
Date/Time: 06.03.17

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Bring your family to visit the Pocomoke River State Park for National Trails Day. Check back here for details as they develop.

 

Event is free

expand The River Runs... Flower Show and Garden Tour
Date/Time: 06.03.17

Location: 210 W Green Street

Description:

Save the date: Saturday, June 3, 2017 for a Flower Show and Garden Tour in Snow Hill. The Worcester County Garden Club will have a Flower Show, "The River Runs" in the Old Firehouse on Green Street. Seven private gardens will be open for touring around the Snow Hill area. Tickets will go on sale in early 2017.

Event is sponsored by  the Worester County Garden Club and the Snow Hill Rotary Club.

 

 Check back here for details as they develop.

 

expand Free Admission Day for Locals
Date/Time: 06.03.17 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market

Description:

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

410-632-0515

 

expand Small Gardens of Historic Snow Hill
Date/Time: 06.03.17 / 10:00 AM

Description:

The Rotary Club of Snow Hill is sponsoring a garden tour on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 10:00am - 4:00pm. Seven " Small Gardens of Historic Snow Hill" will be open for the day. Wristband/Tickets can be purchased at 212 W Green Street in front of the Old Firehouse.

Rain date for the garden tour is June 10th.

Proceeds from the garden tour go toward the Rotary's Laurel Anderson Nursing Scholarship Fund.

In the afternoon the Worcester County Garden Club will hold a Flower Show in the Old Firehouse from 1:00 - 4:00pm.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Warren Mansion Tours
Date/Time: 06.09.17 - 06.11.17 

Location: Warren Mansion

Description:

Every couple of years the Warren Mansion near Furnace Town is open to the public for tours. In 2017 that weekend is June 9-11.

Call Furnace Town for more infromation on the Tours at 410-62-2032.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Gospel Day at Furnace Town
Date/Time: 06.11.17 / 10:00 AM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Gospel Day at Furnace Town will be hled on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Return to Goat Island Standup Paddleboard Races
Date/Time: 06.17.17

Location: Byrd Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Walk on Water is proud to announce the 2nd annual Return to Goat Island race!!

Located in downtown Snow Hill the "Return to Goat Island" SUP race is celebration of the paddling lifestyle- which means we are open to all forms of paddling: SUP, prone, kayak and OC-1.

On Saturday, races will consist of a short distance/kids race (one lap around Goat Island), a 3 mile open race, and a 17 mile elite race with multiple classes- solo, 2 person and 4 person teams.

All racers have a chance at winning $5,000 in cash prizes as well as a chance to win a Goat!!


Head over to the Walk on Water website for more info:

http://www.walkonwatersupco.com/return-to-goat-island-race.html

expand See More, Spend Less Weekend
Date/Time: 06.17.17 / 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 admission price 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 See More, Spend Less Weekend
Date/Time: 06.18.17 / 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 price 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 Worcester County Fair
Date/Time: 06.23.17 - 06.25.17 

Location: Byrd Park [Directions]

Description:

The Worcester County Fair in located in Byrd Park on the banks of the Pocomoke River.  Admission and parking are free. Handicapped parking is available on the grounds and all others will be parked at Snow Hill Middle School and shuttled to the grounds by bus.

Friday hours: 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday hours: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sunday hours 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Attractions include: Horse Show,  livestock competition, Karate and judo demonstrations, music, craft vendors, food vendors, and antique cars,  and a Talent Show.

Local guitarist, Nick Haglich, will compete in the fair's talent show.

Call 410-632-1972 or visit the fair on the web at www.worcestercountyfair.com

expand Fourth of July Fireworks
Date/Time: 07.01.17 / 5:30 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Snow Hill's spectacular Fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July has been scheduled Saturday, July 1, 2017 in Sturgis Memorial Park. Fireworks are expected to begin at dusk, close to 9:15 pm. Bring your family, friends and lawn chairs to see this great fireworks display over the Pocomoke River.

There will be food provided by the Snow Hill Rotary Club, ice cream and drinks available prior to the fireworks. Bouncey houses and face painting will be provided for children.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 07.07.17 / 5:00 PM

Description:

First Fridays in Snow Hill provide the opportunity to stroll the streets of this beautiful small town and to visit the art galleries and small shops in a leisurely manor. Enjoy special offers, light refreshments, wine tastings, the sounds of local musicians. Each month is a little different, so end your week in Snow Hill and have a bite to eat at the Blue Dog Cafe or Harvest Moon Tavern. You will be glad you started your weekend off this way.

First Fridays in Snow Hill are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill's Arts & Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council, Maryland State Arts Council and the Town of Snow Hill.

Check back here for details as they develop

expand 9th Annual Jesse's Paddle
Date/Time: 07.15.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River Canoe Co.

Description:

The 8th Annual JESSE'S  PADDLE  launches at the Pocomoke River Canoe Company in Snow Hill on Saturday, July 15th, at 5:00 p.m. We have plenty of boats - canoes, solo and tandem kayaks and even   standup paddleboards - so be 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 beins 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 National Night Out
Date/Time: 08.01.17 / 5:00 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

From 5:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, residents and visitors are invited to Snow Hill National Night Out in Byrd Park. 

All activities are free so come out and have a great “Night Out” with us. There will be free hot dogs and soda, kid’s games and face painting.  Music will be provided from 5:00pm until 7:00pm.

Vehicles will be displayed from the Snow Hill Police Department and Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Department. 

Neighborhoods are invited to turn on their front porch lights as a way of showing their community spirit.  Come out and meet your neighbors.  Establish a neighborhood watch program.  Let’s give crime a going away party!

National Night Out is designed to: (1) Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; (2) Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime efforts; (3) Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships.

Contact the Snow Hill Police Department at 410-632-2447 for more information.  

expand 18th Annual :Blessing of the Combines
Date/Time: 08.05.17 / 11:00 AM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Have you ever seen a farmer's Combine up close? Well, picture a whole line of them, parked right downtown along Green Street in Snow Hill. Add in farm animals, a city block loaded with agricultural themed games for children, lots of food, and live stage entertainment and you have the Blessing of the Combines.

Come join the folks of Snow Hill on Saturday, August 5th, for the 18th annual Blessing of the Combines from 11 to 3. Come early for easier parking and the bake sales and vendors that startas early as 9am.

This popular summer event honors the agricultural community while bringing more than 2000 festival goers into downtown Snow Hill.

Come check out all the craft vendors and food vendors along Bank Street and Green Street.

There is still room for a few craft vendors and area organizations to participate in the festival if they desire. Contact Diana Nolte at 4439444402 or email blesscombines@gmail.com to register.

Festivities begin on Green Street at 11:00 with live music and street activities. The Parade of Combines sets off down RT 12 to Green Street at 11:15. A “throttle thrust” will signal Master of Ceremonies to begin the program with the presentation of colors by the Award winning Snow Hill High School Junior Marine Corps ROTC. After recognitions, a keynote speaker, and the Blessing, the afternoon’s lineup of area musicians. 

Children can visit a variety of animals at the Petting Barnyard, then hop aboard a wagon for a free hayride. There will also be free pony rides on Willow Street. There will be a Children’s Barnyard full of activities and the popular Children’s Tractor Pull as well as a Scales and Tales presentation from the Pocomoke River State Park.

For details contact Becky Payne at 4437831715,

or email blesscombines@gmail.com .

expand Hamlet, Free Shakespearean Play
Date/Time: 09.01.17 / 7:30 PM

Location: 100 River Street

Description:

Shakespeare's Hamlet will be presented by the Brown Box Theatre of Boston and directed by Kyler Taustin in Snow Hill on Friday, September 1, 2017. The play will be in Sturgis Park at 100 River Street.

Free Outdoor Shakespeare returns with Brown Box’s most ambitious production yet. Hamlet, Shakespeare’s pivotal work, delves deep into the recesses of human consciousness in a raw and unforgiving examination of  a treacherous political landscape and one Prince’s struggle with the weighty consequences of action, inaction, pain, numbness, and the ever- terrifying unknown. Murder, treason, intrigue, and betrayal culminate to form this harrowing and timeless theatrical masterpiece.

All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public. No reservations required.

Hamlet, the crown jewel of all Shakespeare's plays, is performed outdoors and seating is on the lawn. For your comfort, feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair. For more information, please visit www.brownboxtheatre.org.

 

http://www.brownboxtheatre.org/cymbeline.html

 

 

expand A Ride to Sturgis Park
Date/Time: 09.16.17 / 11:00 AM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Snow Hill's newest event A Ride to Sturgis is happening in Sturgis Memorial Park on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from noon until 4:00pm. Come to the park and enjoy the music of "Harley Vincent and the Panhead Pickers" on the banks of the Pocomoke River. There will be food vendors and craft vendors.

Prior to the event Nick Haglich will play beginning at 11:00am.

Free Vendor spots available. Call Michael Day at 443-735-0957.

expand Snow Hill Oktoberfest
Date/Time: 10.21.17 / 11:00 AM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Snow Hill is holding its third annual Oktoberfest event in downtown on Saturday, October 21st with the Frank Nanna's "CowPolkas"! Come for lively musical entertainment, Schaller and Weber Brautwurst, and seasonal beer. Vendors welcome.
All ages welcome. In case of bad weather, the event will move into the Firehouse on Green Street.
Vendors welcome. Call 410-632-2080

 

expand Julia Purnell's Birthday Celebration
Date/Time: 10.28.17 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

The Julia A Purnell Museum will be celebrating the birthday of its namesake with free admission and a slice of birthday cake for each visitor. Join the celebration!

Call 410-632-0515 for more information

expand Christmas Tree Lighting in Byrd Park
Date/Time: 11.30.17 / 5:30 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

The Town's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be hled at 5:30 in Byrd Park. There will be singing, readings and a visit from Santa.

The holiday lights in the downtown area will be lit close to 5:30 to welcome the holiday season.

Check back here for details as they develop

 
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