Halloween goes back far into history. This celebration dates back to the Celtic festival of Samhain. Though was celebrated on November the first as a marking to the end of summer and harvest to the beginning of darkness and the cold winter. Celtics believed that the night before the new year, the boundary between the more
Wishing You A Happy Labor Day Weekend From Your Humberson Homes Team!! Through the years the nation gave increasing emphasis to Labor Day. The first governmental recognition came through municipal ordinances passed during 1885 and 1886. From these, a movement developed to secure state legislation. The first state bill was introduced into the New York more
Summer is slowly coming to an end, labor day is approaching. August 25, 2014 is back to school for students of Garrett County. Take advantage of some of the end of the season shopping well looking for great homes in the Garrett County area! Whether you are planning to build or planning to buy, Humberson more
It’s that time of year again for the Garrett County, MD Agriculture Fair! This is a great time for all family and friends to get out and enjoy the local vendors, crafters, and farmers of our County. Not to mention everyone’s favorite THE RIDES! The fair officially opens on July 28 – August 2, 2014. more
2014 marks the 27th annual McHenry Highland Festival. This festival supplies the traditions of Highland music, games, and dance. You can visit the different Clan tents and shop with the Celtic vendors. This is a celebration for all ages to enjoy. The festival will be held this year in the dedication to the memory of more
In Garrett County there are always lots of things to discover.
Come visit the 219 Indoor Flea Market near Oakland, MD. They offer all kinds of collectibles, jewelry, furniture and much more.
Or check out one of the numerous yard and garage sales on the weekends. It’s a great opportunity to chat with the locals and find that special little something you’ve always wanted for your place.
This Saturday, from 10 AM to 1 PM, the Mountain Fresh Farmer’s Market will be held at the large pavilion in the town parking lot. Local growers and bakers will have their goods for sale, as well as several craft vendors. The farmer’s market is held every Wednesday and Saturday, and is a great place to get fresh, local produce at great prices. Stop by this weekend. It’s a local favorite and an amazing experience for anyone visiting our great small town!