April Showers Bring May Flowers!!

Spring is arriving in Garrett County. This May you can enjoy the Bird fest weekend at the Deep Creek Lake State Park Discovery Center. Beginning Saturday May 3rd at 6pm Katie Fallon will be speaking and signing her new book, and Sunday May 4th at 2pm there will be Bird Photography at the Aviary. Both more

Make it a Railroad Weekend!

If you like trains you have plenty of choices, even if the weather is not so nice. Why not go to Oakland, MD and visit the Railroad Museum at the old B&O train station? In November and December an exhibition of train photographs takes place, the museum is open Friday and Saturday from 10 to more

Get ready for the season!

Winter is approaching fast in Garrett County, the weather men are calling for night temperatures in the 20s, with some snow during the weekend. It’s the time to bring out your holiday lights and to gather all your holiday decoration. If you still miss this very special little something to dress up your home, here more

Haunted Hayride at Broadford Park

Although we are having the first snow this morning in Garrett County the forecast is calling for nicer weather on the weekend. Make the most of it and go for a Haunted Hayride at Broadford Park, Oakland, MD. This won’t be one of your usual hayrides, this one is really spooky, with ghosts and zombies! more

October 19, 2013 is Garrett County Public Safety Day!

On October 19, 2013 the County Volunteer Emergeny Services of Garrett County, MD are inviting you to come to the Garrett County Public Safety Day at the Garrett County Fairgrounds in McHenry, MD. The event will support the local Volunteer Fire Department and the Rescue Squads. Some of the activities include a hose maze, safety more

Autumn Glory in Oakland, MD / Sunday, October 13, 2013

Ready for a fun-filled Sunday? Then you will definitely want to visit Oakland, MD this Sunday! On October 13 the Autumn Glory Festival Car Show will take place in downtown Oakland from 9am to 4pm. You can admire antique cars, street rods, classic cars. There will also be a truck and tractor show. Other features more

Things to do this weekend in Garrett County

Here comes a to-do-list for the weekend – unlike the other HDLs you will like this one! Springs, PA is just a short drive away from Deep Creek Lake. This weekend the Springs Folk Festival will take place. From Saturday to Sunday there will be antique farm equipment demonstrations, sheep shearing, hayrides and music. On more

Plans for the weekend?

Fall has definitely arrived in Garrett County now. The colorful display of turning leaves, the bright blue sky with the mild light of the autumn sun make us want to go outside. It’s the time of the year when the corn mazes are ready. Head out for a lot of fun at Cove Run Farms more

Cash Bash & Outdoor Show at Garrett County Fairgrounds

Don’t miss this fun event in McHenry, Deep Creek Lake: This Saturday, September 14, 2013, the Garrett County Fair Board will hold its Cash Bash & Outdoor Show at the Garrett County Fairgrounds in McHenry from 9am to 6pm. There will be drawings worth $9000, turkey calling contests, a cross bow shoot (the cross bow more

Vacation at Deep Creek Lake

Not quite sure what to do for your next family vacation? Why not visit beautiful and exciting Garrett County, Maryland! Garrett County has something for everyone to enjoy! Popular activites include camping, backpacking, hiking, rock climbing, alpine and cross country skiing, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing, whitewater canoeing, kayaking, rafting, and much more! Garrett County is also more