Friday, June 24
· Carrie: The Musical | Friday & Saturday, 8:00 PM-10:00 PM | Maryland Ensemble Theatre
Escape the summer heat and catch the MET’s musical showing based on the novel by Stephen King! The musical of Carrie tells the story of Carrie White, a misfit and outcast who is bullied by the popular crowd at school, and virtually invisible to everyone else. At home, she’s at the mercy of her cruelly overprotective mother. But Carrie's just discovered she's got a special power, and if pushed too far, she's not afraid to use it. For more information, or to purchase tickets, click here.
Saturday, June 25
· Summer 2016 VW Car Show |9:00 AM- 4:00 PM| Everedy Square and Shab Row
Mark your calendars and join us for these fantastic car shows at Everedy Square and Shab Row. They have missed a few years, but they are excited to say they are back for the Vintage VW Meet that everyone loves. Some of the classes include Rusty but Trusty, Best of Show, Peoples Choice, and more! For more information, click here.
· Frederick Pride 2016 | 11:00 AM-7:00 PM | Carroll Creek Linear Park
Join us for the 5th annual Frederick Pride Festival at The Carroll Creek Amphitheater. This is a free, family and community event—all are welcome. There will be tons of entertainment, dancing, face painting, and more. This year we are anticipating approximately 5,000 people in attendance. You don’t want to miss this amazing celebration! More information is available, here.
· The Amazing Interactive Adventure 2| Saturday & Sunday, 1:30 PM- 3:00 PM | The Maryland Ensemble Theatre
Embark on your own adventure this weekend with the MET’s showing of the Fun Company’s original production of the Amazing Interactive Adventure 2! This highly interactive show allows the audience to become playwrights and directors in order to guide Charlie through a magical journey and win the most important game of her life. Tickets are $14 each. You can purchase them online, here.
· Singles Wine Tasting | 3:00 PM- 5:00 PM| VINI CULTURE Wine Bar & Cafe
A chance to enjoy some wine and meet new people? Sign us up! Head over to VINI CULTURE for their monthly singles wine tasting event-- just $5 per person! For more information, click here.
· The Comedy Pigs|9:00 PM-10:00 PM| Maryland Ensemble Theatre
Spend your weekend with MET’s resident comedy troupe, the Pigs! Hilarious improv comedy served with a side of craziness. Click here to get your tickets.
Sunday, June 26
· Paws in the Park |10:00 AM- 12:00 PM| C. Burr Artz Public Library
Grab a leash, because it’s a beautiful day to cruise the town with man’s best friend! Paws in the Park is a community dog walk series happening the fourth Sunday of each month during the summer of 2016 along Carroll Creek. The group will meet at 10 am in front of C. Burr Artz Library. All well-behaved dogs, and people, are welcome! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to register.
· Gelli Plate Print Collage |3:00 PM-5:00 PM| 113 W All Saints St
This class with Margaret Hluch is all about experimentation and play! Using a gelli plate and acrylic paint create numerous textures and pattern papers for the first hour of the class. Then take those papers and piece and stitch it together to create a unified collage! $35+$20 Kit.
· 2016 Summer Concert Series-Sideways | 7:00 PM- 8:00 PM | Baker Park Bandshell
What better way to wind the weekend down than with some outdoor music? Head over to Baker Park to relax and enjoy the summer weather with Celebrate Frederick’s free summer concert series. Sideways is a live classic rock cover band with a distinctive set list featuring great classic rock tunes people love, but don’t get a chance to hear very often. Most cover bands present the same collection of rock standards, but Sideways aims to provide their listeners with a variety of classic rock music selections. For more information, click here.
· The Last Hurrah | 7:00 PM- 8:00 PM | Maryland Ensemble Theatre
Join Kevin Cole in his weekly comedy show presented by MET-X as he welcomes a panel of comedy writers, actors and special guests to discuss the events of the past week, life and whatever else comes to mind. Admission is free, more information is available, here.
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