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expand Delmarva Needle Art Show & Competition
Date/Time: 09.01.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

View our popular exhibit of local needle art pieces.Check back here for details as they develop.Show runs through the end of October.

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 09.02.16 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On September 2, 2016, 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. 

Brown Box Theatre from Boston, Massachusetts presents Cymbeline, a Shakespearean play, produced by Kyler Taustin. The performance begins in Sturgis Park at 7:30 and is free and open to the public. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets.

The Jim Adcock Studio/Gallery "Perpetual Commotion" from Berlin returns with a preview of their pickin' at the upcoming Fiddlers Convention. Katherine Munson’s violin students will entertain First Friday guests on the lawn of Adcock Studio from 6-8pm.

The Lower Shore Land Trust will be open at its new location at 100 River Street. LSLT Board member, author, realtor and photographer, Doug Stephens is featuring “Snapshots of the Shore” photographs on canvas. Light refreshments. Open from 5 – 7 pm.

 Bishop’s Stock is featuring landscapes by Jim Rehak and offering French wines for tasting. 

Jack Helgeson welcomes local guitarist Nick Haglich to A Diamond on Pearl from 5-8pm.

Pocomoke River Canoe Comapny will be open for First Friday hours.

Sassy Girl Boutique has new fall decor, candles, and more! First Friday special: 25% off all Lindsay Phillips shoes! 

Blue Dog Café has Todd Crosby and the WWTunes for its evening entertainment.

Harvest Moon Tavern will hold a Happy Hour from 3-6pm. It welcomes Opposite Directions from 7-10pm. Reservations are strongly suggested.

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

Call 410-632-2080 for more information

 

 

 

expand Nick Haglich to play at A Diamond on Pearl
Date/Time: 09.02.16 / 5:30 PM

Location: 111 Pearl Street

Description:

First Friday in September 2, 2016 finds guitarist Nick Haglich playing from 5:30-7:00 pm at A Diamond on Pearl Street at the corner of W Green Street and Pearl Street.

expand Cymbeline, Free Shakespearean Play
Date/Time: 09.02.16 / 7:30 PM

Location: 100 River Street

Description:

Shakespeare's Cymbeline will be presented by the Brown Box Theatre and Directed by Kyler Taustin in Snow Hill on Friday, September 2, 2016. The play will be in Sturgis Park at 100 River Street.

What is it to be false?”

When Imogen's father banishes her soul-mate, the princess must embark on a quest to prove her fidelity, escape her stepmother's dastardly plot, and reclaim her love. Cymbeline, King of Britain is brimming with forbidden romance, mistaken identities, jealousy, vile trickery, poison, disguises, and epic sword fights. A theatrical feast that defies genre lines, Cymbeline delicately blends tragedy, comedy, and romance into an enchanting and unforgettable Shakespearean fairytale.

 

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

 

Cymbeline 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 Free Day for Locals at the Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 09.03.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W 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 have not been to the museum lately, you must go again!

410-632-0515

 

expand Home-school Day at the Museum
Date/Time: 09.15.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

The Julia A Purnell Museum will host a day of crafts and learning for home-school families.

Call 410-632-0515 to make a reservation in advance.

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 09.17.16 / 10:00 AM - 09.18.16  / - 4:00 PM

Location: 208 W Market Street

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 A Ride to Sturgis Park
Date/Time: 09.17.16 / 11:00 AM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Snow Hill's newest event is happening in Sturgis Memorial Park on Saturday, September 17, 2016 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 City Wide Community Prayer
Date/Time: 09.24.16 / 11:55 AM

Location: 1 W Market Street

Description:

A City Wide Community Prayer event is scheduled for September 24th, at noon in front of the Worcester County Courthouse at 1 W Market Street. Come and join local church and community leaders in prayer. The prayer event will last until 1:00pm.

Among the speakers are: Pastor Joe L Poe, the Reverend Brenda Peterson, the Reverend David Hacket, the Reverend Lyonell Purnell, the Reverend Nanese Hawthorne, and Mayor John Dorman.

For more information, contact Pastor joe L Poe at 410-632-1343

 

expand National Public Lands Day
Date/Time: 09.26.16 / 1:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

 

Come to the Pocomoke State Park for an afternoon of Trail Maintenance and Hiking.

This land is your land.... this land is my land.... volunteer and enjoy a peaceful walk along the Bald Cypress Nature Trail in the Milburn Landing secion of the park. Grab your gloves and your favorite field guide or borrow one of ours. Discover the abundance of plant and animal life still thriving in late September while taking action, as a community, to provide sustainable public lands.

Call 410-632-2566 for more information

expand Restaurants for Reading in Snow Hill
Date/Time: 09.27.16

Location: 208 W Green Street

Description:

Support your local library by dining at the Harvest Moon Tavern on Tuesday, September 27th. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Worcester County Library Foundation, a 501(c) 3.

Restaurants pledge to donate a percentage of their sales to the Worcester County Library Foundation, an organization that provides financial support to the Worcester County Library System and its five branches. Restauranteurs choose which meals they will count and what percentage they will pledge, or have the option to donating a fixed amount. The Foundation will urge library supporters and their families and friends to patronize the participating restaurants on September 27th through flyers, posters, emails social media and news accounts.

Other participating restaurants are located are in Ocean City, Berlin, Pocomoke and Ocean Pines.  

expand Delmarva Paddling Weekend
Date/Time: 09.30.16 - 10.02.16 

Description:

Mark you calendars now for the newest event on Delmarva.... a Paddling Weekend beginning on Friday, Spetember 30 through Sunday October 2, 2016. This event is being coordinated by the same great people who bring you the Delmarva Birding Weekend in the spring. Snow Hill will be teaming up with Laurel, Delaware to offer the best in Delmarva Paddling adventures.

Chack back here for details as they develop.

expand Chesapeake Celtic Festival
Date/Time: 10.01.16 - 10.02.16 

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Village

Description:

During the weekend of October 1 & 2, the Chesapeake Celtic Festival will once again magically transform Furnace Town into Brigadoon with flags and banners flying, sounds of bagpipe music and dancing feet, the soft touch of wool from sheep and alpacas, and the wonderful smells and tastes of Celtic food and drink.

With entertainment for all ages, there will also be many new additions.

Visitors can enter long-ago times at the encampments of four re-enactment groups. Learn Medieval martial arts at the Medieval European Martial Arts Guild or learn of the Irish mercenaries at the tents of The Wild Geese. See knights in shining armor at the Society for Creative Anachronism and see family life at the gathering of the Swords of Chivalry.

As in past years, there will be something for everyone – parades, bagpipes,  musical groups, dancing, comedy, storytelling, sheep herding by border collies, genealogy, clans, athletics, re-enactment  groups,  martial arts,  craft demonstrations,  cultural presentations,  Flowers of the Forest Remembrance,  Celtic wares, imported  beers and historic ales, wine tasting , whiskey tasting, and  Celtic and Chesapeake Culinary Delights

The Ceilidh begins on Saturday, and is included in daily admission.

The Tempting Tap will provide a continuous flow of imported beer, Black and Tan, exotic ales, hard cider, and mead staffed by the Snow Hill Rotary Club.

You can even try some haggis in the Food Court where there will also be shepherd’s pie, pasties, bridies, fish and chips, highland beef and  local Chesapeake seafood and funnel cakes; something to please every appetite, adventurous and otherwise.

The Celtic Marketplace offers a wide selection of imported and hand-crafted wares that offer wonderful possibilities for gift giving and early Christmas shopping.

Daily Admission $15.00 age 19 and up.  $5.00 age 4 18.  $5.00 Military with ID.  Free age 3 and under.  Furnace Town and Nature Conservancy members $7.00 adult/$3.00 child.

It will be a long, full weekend with something to please everyone. Visit www.celticfest.net.

For more information and updates, visit www.celticfest.net

expand Free Day for Locals at the Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 10.01.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W 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 have not been to the museum lately, you must go again!

410-632-0515

 

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 10.07.16 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On October 7, 2016, 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. 

Check back here for details as they develop.

 

expand Nick Haglich to perform at Adcock Studio Gallery
Date/Time: 10.07.16 / 5:30 PM

Location: 106 East Green street

Description:

Local guitarist and singer Nick Haglich will perform at Jim Adcock's Studio Gallery on First Friday, October 7, 2016 from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. Adcock's Studio Gallery is located in the John Blair House at 106 E Green Street.

expand FiberFest! at the Museum
Date/Time: 10.08.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

The Julia A Purnell Museum will host its annual Festival of Fiber Arts & Crafts on Saturday, October 8, 2016. There will be gifts to buy, fiber art supplies to tempt you and animals! Come for tons of fun and free admission to the museum.

Call 410-632-0515 for more information

expand Nick Haglich at the Blue Dog Cafe
Date/Time: 10.12.16 / 5:30 PM

Location: 300 N Washington Street

Description:

Local singer and guitarist Nick Haglich will perform at the Blue Dog Cafe for its Friends and Family Night on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 starting at 5:30 pm.

Call 443-783-0539 for reservations and more information

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 10.15.16 / 10:00 AM - 10.16.16  / - 4:00 PM

Location: 208 W Market Street

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 Snow Hill Oktoberfest
Date/Time: 10.15.16 / 11:00 AM

Location: Green Street Parking Lot behind Town Hall

Description:

Snow Hill is holding its second annual Oktoberfest event in downtown on Saturday, October 15th with the Frank Nanna's "CowPolkas"! Come for lively musical entertainment, German food and seasonal beer. 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 Flames at the Furnace
Date/Time: 10.22.16 / 5:00 PM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

The fourth annual Flames at the Furnace will be held on Saturday, Ocotber 22th. Doors open at 5:00 pm. There will be live music along with live and silent auctions. Dinner will be catered.

Tickets are $available through Furnace Town. All proceeds go toward Furnace Town Living Heritage Village

Call 410-632-2032 for tickets and more information.

expand Fright Night in the Forest
Date/Time: 10.22.16 / 5:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Get ready for Halloween with a Fright Night at the Pocomoke River State Park on Saturday, October 22, 2016. 

Call 410-632-2566 fo more information.

expand Julia Purnell's Birthday Celebration
Date/Time: 10.27.16 / 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 Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 11.04.16 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On November 4, 2016, 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. 

Nick Haglich will perform at the Daily Brewed Coffeehouse (DBC) during First Friday hours.

Check back here for details as they develop.

 

expand Free Day for Locals at the Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 11.05.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W 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 have not been to the museum lately, you must go again!

410-632-0515

 

expand Sleeping Beauty
Date/Time: 11.05.16 / 2:00 PM

Location: OC Convention Center

Description:

The Worcester County Library system and the Worcester County Art Council are sponsoring Sleeping Beauty at the Ocean City Performing Arts Center in the OC Convention Center on Saturday, November 5 at 2:00 and again at 7:00pm. The ballet is performed by the Ballet Theatre of Maryland.

Tickets are $10 for theater seating and $15 for orchestra seating. Call Ticketmaster 800-551-7328 or the OC Convention Center Box Office at 410-289-2800.

 

expand Fall Sausage Sale at Lion's Club
Date/Time: 11.08.16

Location: 5458 E Market Street

Description:

The Snow Hill Lion's Club will hold its Fall Sausage Sale on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. All sausage is sold thourgh pre-orders.

Contact a Lion's Club member to place your order.

expand Christmas Tree Lighting in Byrd Park
Date/Time: 11.30.16 / 5:30 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

The Town's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, November 30 at 5:30 in Byrd Park. Bring the family to sing carols, deorate the tree, drink hot chocolate and see Santa.

The holiday lights in the downtown area will be lit at the same time to welcome the holiday season.

expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 12.02.16 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

On September 2, 2016, 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. 

Nick Haglich will perform at the Green Pearl Studio on Pearl Street during First Friday hours.

Check back here for details as they develop.

 

expand Free Admission Day for locals at Museum
Date/Time: 12.03.16 / 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 have not been to the museum lately, you must go again!

410-632-0515

expand 19th Century Christmas at Furnace Town
Date/Time: 12.03.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Take a step back in time to see how Christmas was celebrated in the 19th Century at Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum. There will be day long activities.

At 7:00pm there will be an evening Church service in the Chapel. If it's a cold night, dress warmly!

Call 410-632-2032 for more information.

Chek back here for details as they develop

expand Victorian Christmas Celebration
Date/Time: 12.04.16 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

Step back in time for an old fashioned holiday gathering at the Julia A Purnell Museum on Saturday, December 4, 2016. The Museum will be fully decorated for the season. Join the 19th Century party and enjoy mulled cider and old fashioned sweets. There will be special exhibits with Victorian-style Christmas trees and a children's ornmanet project..

Visit the gift shop for unique holiday giving. 

The Victorian Christmas Celebration is included in the museum's general admission fee of $2 for adults. There is no admission for children thanks to the generosity of the Berlin-Ocean City Optimist Club.

For more information, contact 410-632-0515 or www.purnellmuseum.org

 

expand Christmas Parade
Date/Time: 12.05.16 / 7:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Snow Hill Lions Club sponsors the Snow Hill Christmas Parade on Monday, December 5 at 7:00 pm. The parade starts near Snow Hill High School and proceeds to the Couthouse on Market Street.

Rain Date is Wednesday, December 7th.

Call 410-430-2297 for more details

expand Judging for House Decorating Contest
Date/Time: 12.19.16 / 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 Lisa Moyer, Executive Director for the Chamber for more information 443-880-0183

 
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