Get it Downtown - Frederick

Monday, May 23, 2016

Alive @ Five - Reggie Wayne Morris Band - May 26






Reggie Wayne Morris Band

Thursday, May 26 - 5-8PM




Guitarist/Singer/Songwriter Reggie Wayne Morris plays his Blues with infectious passion, charm and humor and puts The “Show” In Show Business. The Reggie Wayne Morris Band has toured overseas, across the USA and Colleges & was the featured act @ Carnegie Hall; play Electric Blues, "Boogie Woogie Rhythm & Rockin' Blues" this band will keep you on your feet, dancing all night long.




Be sure to catch Reggie Wayne Morris rock the Creek during the 2016 Alive @ Five summer concert series. Enjoy your happy hour the right way: with a cold beer, great wine and the best live music!

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Monday, May 16, 2016

Alive @ Five - Southern Charm - May 19






Southern Charm

Thursday, May 19 - 5-8PM





Southern Charm is a little bit of country, a little bit of rock, and a whole lot of charm. Southern Charm hails from Frederick, Maryland. All of the band members come from various musical backgrounds but united with one common goal, to form a band that will bring something fresh and exciting to the Mid Atlantic music scene. The perfect blend of classic rock and modern country with refreshing vocal harmonies that are sure to keep your attention. Southern Charm’s song selection will keep the party going and the crowd dancing. Come enjoy the show; you will not be disappointed.




Be sure to catch Southern Charm rock the Creek during the 2016 Alive @ Five summer concert series. Enjoy your happy hour the right way: with a cold beer, great wine and the best live music!

Get social with us!
Take plenty of pictures of your Alive @ Five fun
& share with us by using our hashtags!


#DowntownFrederick + #GetItDowntown

Monday, May 9, 2016

Alive @ Five - Triple Lindy - May 12






Triple Lindy

Thursday, May 12 - 5-8PM





Triple Lindy is a band based in Frederick, with all members residing there. They have been part of the local music scene for over 10 years, entertaining audiences big and small. They are a group of musicians that came together to Dance, Rock, and Pop through the decades.




Be sure to catch Triple Lindy as they kick off the 2016 Alive @ Five summer concert series. Enjoy your happy hour the right way: with a cold beer, great wine and the best live music!

Get social with us!
Take plenty of pictures of your Alive @ Five fun
& share with us by using our hashtags!


#DowntownFrederick + #GetItDowntown

Friday, May 6, 2016

Things To Do This Weekend



Things To Do This Weekend in
Downtown Frederick

May your weekend be full of great food, unique shopping and, of course, exciting Downtown Frederick fun! Grab a friend and check out what's happening this weekend downtown.


Friday | May 6, 2016: |
  • "Weather" by Karin Birch | 4:00PM-8:00PM | NOMA Gallery | Stop by NOMA Gallery to see the "Weather" exhibit by Karin Birch. Gallery Hours are: Fridays 4:00PM-8:00PM; Saturdays 12:00PM-8:00PM' Sundays 12:00PM-4:00PM; or by appointment by calling the Gallery.
Saturday | May 7, 2016: |
  • Mayfest! | 10:00AM-9:00PM | Downtown Frederick | Join us in helping to celebrate Spring in Downtown Frederick for an all-day First Saturday event. With extended shopping hours, live entertainment, free fresh blooms for your garden, animal adoptions, sidewalk chalk art contest and so much more, there will be plenty to do and see. Check out a full line up of activities in the Mayfest brochure, here!
  • Mother's Day Jewelry Make & Take | 12:00PM-2:00PM & 5:00PM-7:00PM | Erica Burns Designs | What better way to celebrate Mom than by making a special piece of jewelry just for her. Two classes are available Saturday: 12:00PM-2:00PM - learn to make a single stone gemstone necklace; or 5:00PM-7:00PM - learn to make bar & gemstone earrings. For more information & ticket purchasing, click here.
  • Artomatic Frederick 2016 - Opening Day| 3:00PM-12:00AM | 115-117 E Church St | The annual art showcase is back! Artomatic celebrates all aspects of creative art including visual art, performing art, music, dance and film. Dubbed the "art playground," artists bring two unoccupied buildings on East Church Street to life with vibrant and diverse art. The event is free and open to the public from May 7-June 10 at various times. Meet the Artists today from 3PM-12AM. For more information, check out the Artomatic@Frederick website, here.
  • Juleps & Jockeys Derby Day Celebration | 4:00PM-8:00PM | The Visitation Academy | Celebrate the 142ng running of the Kentucky Derby in your finest derby attire. Southern fare and libations will be provided, as well as valet parking. For more information, click here.
Sunday | May 8, 2016: |
  • Sunday Brunch - Mother's Day Edition | 10:30AM-3:00PM | Brewer's Alley | Enjoy a Mother's Day Brunch at Brewer's to help celebrate this special day. With menu items including Shrimp and Avocado Summer Rolls, Bananas Foster French Toast Bread Pudding, Spring Grill Asparagus, Donatello Pizza, Chicken Marsala and so much more -- not to mention, Bloody Marys and Mimosas! Check out Brewer's special Mother's Day Brunch menu, here.

Be sure to capture all of your fun downtown weekend activities and share them with us using our hashtags!


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Upcoming Partnership Events: Alive @ 5 | 

Friday, April 29, 2016

Things To Do This Weekend



Things To Do This Weekend in
Downtown Frederick

Another weekend of fun is upon us in Downtown Frederick as we wrap up the end of April and welcome the start of May. Join us downtown for all the fun events happening this weekend!

Friday | April 29, 2016: |
  • Diamond Days Kick-Off Cocktail Party| 6:00PM-8:00PM | Colonial Jewelers | To kick-off the biggest diamond event of the year, join Colonial Jewelers for a cocktail party. Get a first look Diamond Day jewelry, plus exclusive sales and give-aways all night! For more information on this event, click here.
  • The Comedy Pigs | 10:30PM-11:30PM | Maryland Ensemble Theatre| Start your weekend off with laughter with the Pigs! Maryland Ensemble Theatre's resident comedy troupe brings you hilarious improv comedy that will keep you laughing all night. For more information & to purchase tickets, click here.

Saturday | April 30, 2016: |
  • Bring-A-Broom Saturday | 8:30AM-11:30AM | Downtown Frederick | The fifth annual Bring-A-Broom Saturday is here! Help clean up Downtown Frederick just in time for Spring. Free breakfast and lunch will be provided. Bring a broom, water, comfy shoes, sunscreen and be ready to work! On the day of the event, register at the Partnership office (19 E Church St) between 8:30-9:00AM and receive your clean up assignments. For more information, click here! Also check out the Bring-A-Broom Facebook page to keep up with the latest event info.
  • Clara Barton's Civil War | 2:30PM-3:30PM | National Museum of Civil War Medicine | Join the National Museum of Civil War Medicine as museum volunteer Dr. Jon Willen details how the Civil War impacted the life of Clara Barton, and how she changed history on and off the battlefield. For more information, click here.
Sunday | May 1, 2016: |
  • Sunday Brunch | 11:00AM-3:00PM | the Wine Kitchen on the Creek
    Photo Credit: the Wine Kitchen Facebook
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     A Sunday favorite, Sunday Brunch at the Wine Kitchen is a must! From Pastrami Benedict to Frittata -- or even The WK Hangover Helper, for those who had an eventful Saturday evening. Check out the Sunday Brunch menu here!
  • Cinderella | 1:30PM-3:30PM | Maryland Ensemble Theatre | Relive the classic fairy tale of Cinderella as the Theatricks take the stage of the MET. You won't want to miss this lively take on the enchanted tale of Cinderella. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

Be sure to capture all of your fun downtown weekend activities and share them with us using our hashtags!


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Upcoming Partnership Events:
| Mayfest | Alive @ 5






Reminder: We are still accepting sign-ups for the Sidewalk Art Contest taking place during Mayfest from 10am-12pm. For more information, click here.

Friday, April 22, 2016

Things To Do This Weekend



Things To Do This Weekend in
Downtown Frederick

Sun's out fun's out in Downtown Frederick. Join us in all the many happenings of downtown this weekend! Delicious dining, thirst-quenching drinks, unique shopping and exciting events! You won't want to miss out!`

Friday | April 22, 2016: |
  • Earth Day Gardening Activity| 3:00PM-6:00PM | Dancing Bear Toys & Gifts | Celebrate Earth Day in the Bear's backyard by planting seeds with kits provided by Plan Toys®. For ages 3 years & up. This event is free and no registration is required.
  • Salut Salon | 8:00PM-10:00PM | Weinberg Center for the Arts| Dubbed by NPR as "a bout of one-up-womanship," this quartet of classical music-singing women is taking the stage of the Weinberg! Check out Salut Salon here!

Saturday | April 23, 2016: |
  • Frederick Veg Out| 2:00PM-6:00PM | Carroll Creek | The first Downtown Frederick veg-friendly street fair celebration is taking over the Creek. Many downtown businesses will be showcasing their vegan cuisine and cruelty-free products. Several local charities will also be on hand. Click here for more information!
  • The Downtown Collective + Skate Jam | 2:00PM-9:00PM | The Old Frederick News-Post Building |
    The Frederick News-Post and the Partnership have joined forces to bring an all-day event of fun, music, fashion, art and home design. The News-Post's inaugural Skate Jam will be held during the day, featuring live music, live art demonstrations, a giant public art project, and local food & drinks (cash bar). Downtown Frederick Partnership will host its annual fashion show, featuring ensembles from some of the most fashionable boutiques of Downtown Frederick. For more information on this fun event & to purchase tickets, click here!
  • Chonda Pierce : Focus on the Funny Tour | 7:00PM-9:00PM | Weinberg Center for the Arts | Emmy-nominated and best-selling comedian Chonda Pierce is gracing the stage of the Weinberg to bring laughter to the audience with her fierce wit and southern charm. To learn more, click here.
Sunday | April 24, 2016: |
  • Sunday Brunch | 11:00AM-3:00PM | The Tasting Room |
    Photo Credit: The Tasting Room Facebook Page
     No Sunday is complete without a delicious brunch to start the day. The Tasting Room Brunch menu is like no other. Steak & Eggs. Crab & Asparagus Omelettes. Shrimp & Grits. So many decadent options to choose from, as well as a beverage menu that has you wanting one of each! Check out their menu here and head over to The Tasting Room to experience this Sunday treat for yourself!
  • Frederick Reads: Author Event featuring Dan Fesperman | 2:00PM-3:00PM | C. Burr Artz Library | Join Frederick Reads at C. Burr Artz Public Library Community Room for an Author reading of The Letter Writer by Dan Fesperman. This award-winning novelist is a can't miss! For more information on the author and his latest novel, click here.
  • Craft Party by the Muse - Encaustics; photo transfer on fabric with pastels and color pencil | 3:00PM-5:00PM | 113 W All Saints St | Learn the technique of encaustic (collaging with wax). Use photo transfer paper with a copied image to transfer a picture. Use pastels and colored pencils to add color and line or texture through rubbings. For more information on this class and upcoming classes, click here.
  • Voca People| 4:00PM-6:00PM | Weinberg Center for the Arts | The Voca People are returning to the Weinberg stage for a night of laughter, a capella harmonies and beat-box simulations. Dubbed "the coolest show ever" by Jimmy Fallon, you won't want to miss this funky, energetic act! For more information, click here.

Be sure to capture all of your fun downtown weekend activities and share them with us using our hashtags!


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Saturday, April 16, 2016

The Downtown Collective - Color Consults with Patrick Street Interiors


Meet the Expert in Color!


The Downtown Collective will be featuring Color Consultations with Patrick Street Interiors design expert and owner, Lydia Baker.

Get inspired with a free mini-color consultation! Bring photos and swatches, and look forward to leaving with ideas for transforming a room with color! Patrick Street Interiors will be hosting consults on Friday, April 22 & Saturday, April 23 at their shop on 220 E Patrick St., at various times.

For more information and to reserve your consult time slot, click here.


Be sure to click on the logo to visit the Patrick Street Interiors Facebook page!



Patrick Street Interiors:

Patrick Street Interiors is a full service interior design shop as well as stockist for Farrow & Ball Paint and Fine Paints of Europe. Their expert listening skills enable them to gather the needed information to advise and to create interior spaces based on the client's individual preferences and requirements. Color Consultancy is Patrick Street Interiors' specialty among their many other services. Lydia Baker, owner of Patrick Street Interiors, says, "I am looking forward to meeting local residents who need assistance with their home's interior and exterior color choices."



Be sure to join Downtown Frederick Partnership in celebrating another year of fashion, art, home + design by attending The Downtown Collective on April 23, 2016.