Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Things to do This Weekend- 9/22

No plans for the weekend? Here are some events going on in Downtown Frederick that might spark your interest!

Start your weekend off with the last Alive @ Five on Thursday featuring Black Masala. From 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm enjoy the high energy brass band that will have the crowd dancing. This 21 and older event is $5 which benefits Downtown Frederick Partnership, which is dedicated to enhancing, promoting and preserving the vitality and economic viability of Downtown Frederick. 

On Friday, join the Weinberg Center for the Arts for “The Midtown Men” at 8:00 pm. This will feature four stars from the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys as well as music from The Beatles, The Four Seasons, Motown, and more. 

For $5 join Vini Culture on Saturday for an in-house fall wine tasting. From 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm stop by to try seasonal wines. 

On Saturday, Paula Poundstone will be taking the microphone at the Weinberg Center for the Arts. At 8:00 join the NPR panelist from “Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me,” for her Emmy-Award winning comedy stylings. 

Be sure to stop by the Frederick City Farmer’s Market this Sunday for any local food or artisan goods you might need of the week. Located at 331 N Market St, and open from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm to find treats, fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers, and a variety of other goods.  

Need a haircut? Sam Wong Salon and Artisinal Hair Co. are joining forces to “Trim Hunger” on Sunday from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Donations start at $25, all funds raised will go directly to Blessings in a Backpack. The first come, first served, walk-ins only fundraiser will also feature a performances from The Dirty Middle, and DJ Two Teks. 

For more Downtown Frederick events this weekend, check out our web calendar.


Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Things to Do This Weekend- 9/8

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? We've got you covered.

Start your weekend on Thursday with the Donegal X-Press at Alive @ Five at the Carroll Creek Amphitheater. The premiere Irish-American roots rock group has cultivated fans throughout the world. This 21 and older event requires a $5 cover fee (but get this- proceeds benefit Downtown Frederick Partnership, Frederick's designated Main Street organization).

On Friday, celebrate women in music and arts and the release of the brand-new issue of Sass Magazine at Goddess Jam at 200 East Art Haus from 6pm- 11pm. Pre-sale tickets are $25. Check out live performances by CassiRaye, The Dirty Middle, Cheshi, and Joy on Fire.  

Want to kick back and relax after your week? Check out pianist Natalie Ahearn at Vini Culture Wine Bar from 8pm-11pm.

Downtown Frederick is full of culinary delights. Join Taste Frederick on a three-hour walking tour that gives you the full Frederick foodie experience. In addition to experiencing the flavors of Frederick, learn more about the history, architecture, and culture of the city. The tour runs from 11am-2pm and start at Market and 2nd Street, be sure to purchase your tickets before 10am!

Longtime Frederick tradition In The Street is on Saturday. The day starts with the Market Street Mile and wraps up at night with the always-awesome Up The Creek party. And there's so much in between! Food, vendors, art, history and more! Plus, you'll find entertainment on five different stages, featuring 19 bands from Carroll Creek to 7th Street. Click here for a full line-up of In The Street happenings, brought to you by our friends at Celebrate Frederick. 

Finally, on Sunday, get your groceries for the week at the Frederick City Farmer’s Market. Open from 9am-1pm you can find local food and artisan goods.

For more Downtown Frederick events this weekend, check out our web calendar.

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Thursday, September 1, 2016

Labor Day Hours

If you're planning to spend your long weekend downtown, be sure check out these special Labor Day hours being offered by many of our shops and restaurants. Don't forget, parking is FREE on the streets and in all five garages on Labor Day. 

Labor Day Hours, Monday September 5*
A Girl's Best Friend, 23 E Patrick Street, 11am—5pm 
Alicia L, 149 N Market St, 12—5pm 
Artisinal Hair Company, 342 N Market St, By Appointment
Beans and Bagels, 49 E Patrick St, 8am—1pm
The Blue Side, 6 S Bentz St, 11:30am—2am (Also: Service Industry Day. Police, firefighters, nurses, doctors, teachers and other service industry professionals get 30% off their check
Brewer's Alley, 124 N Market Street, 11:30am—Midnight 
Bushwaller's Irish Pub, 209 N Market St, 11:30am—2am
Cafe Nola, 4 E Patrick St, 7am—2am 
The Candy Kitchen, 52 N Market Street, 1pm—5pm 
Chic to Chic, 30 E Patrick St, 12—5pm 
Creme de la Crème, 207 N Market Street, 11am—6pm 
Curious Iguana, 12 N Market St, 11am—5pm 
Dancing Bear Toys, 15 E Patrick St, 10am—6pm 
Ec'clectibles, 13 E Patrick St, 10am—4pm
Emporium Antiques, 112 E Patrick Street, 11am—6pm 
Fabulous Finds, 24 E Patrick St, 10am—5pm 
Firestone's Market, 113 N Market St, 10am—6pm 
Flippin Pizza, 36 S Market St, 11am—9pm 
Frederick Coffee Co. & Café, 100 N East St, 6am—6pm 
Frederick Fudge & Ice cream, 253 E Church St, 11:30am—9pm 
GOOD juju, 300 E 2nd St, 8am—5pm 
Great Stuff By Paul, 257 E 6th Street & 10 N Carroll Street, 10am—6pm 
JoJo's Restaurant & Tap House, 16 E Patrick St, 11:30am—2am 
Kindred, 43 E Patrick St, 11am—5pm 
The Kitchenette, 217 N Market St, 10am—5pm 
The Knot House, 129 E Patrick St, 11am—5pm 
Lebherz Oil & Vinegar Emporium, 214 N Market St, 11am—5pm 
Marie's Nu 2 U Upscale Resale, 302 N Market St, 11am—4pm 
Molly's Meanderings, 17 N Market St, 10:30am—6pm 
The Muse, 19 N Market St, 10am—4pm (or later)
National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E Patrick St, 10am—5pm
Nido's, 111 E Patrick St, 11:30am—11pm 
North Market Pop Shop, 241 North Market, 11am—8pm 
The Pasta Palette, 121 N Market St, 11am—7pm 
The Perfect Blend Café, 31 W Patrick St, 9am—5pm
Pistarro's, 221 N East St, 11:30am—10pm 
Pretzel and Pizza Creations, 210 N Market St, 8am—11pm 
Relish Décor, 38 E Patrick St, 11am—5pm 
Retro-Metro, 213 N Market St, 11am—6pm 
Rex's Downtown Grill, 57 E Patrick St, 11am—9pm 
Roads and Rails Museum, 200 N East St, 10am—5pm 
Shab Row Tea Emporium, 112 N East Street, 10am—6pm 
Shuckin' Shack Oyster Bar, 41 S Market St, 11am—12am 
Skuare Burger, 18 Market Space, 11am—8pm 
Starbucks, 104 N Market Street, 7am—8pm 
Terressentials, 100 E Patrick St, 11am—5pm 
Tiara Day, 153 N Market St, 11am—4pm 
Time Bomb Tattoos & Curiosities, 26 S Market St, 11am—8pm 
The Trail House, 17 S Market St, 10am—4pm 
Treaty General Store, 128 N Market St, 11am—5pm 
Velvet Lounge, 203 N Market Street, 10am—4pm 
VINI CULTURE wine bar & café, 20 N Market St, 12—8pm 
Visitor Center, 151 S East St, 9am—5:30pm 
Voila! in Frederick, 10 N Market St, 10am—4pm 
Wheel Base Inc, 229 N Market St, 10am—4pm 
Zebop, 9 S Market St, 11am—6pm 
Zoe's Chocolate, 121 N Market St, 11am—7pm
*these hours were submitted by downtown businesses and may not reflect all businesses open on Labor Day. 

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For more Downtown Frederick happenings, visit our web calendar.