Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Mark your calendar....

Meadowbrook Arts has joined up with this festival as an art vendor, so come to Western Maryland to enjoy the festivities and new artwork that Mary has available! Plus listen to one of her favorite groups performing at this festival - Herb & Hanson.
12th Annual CanalFest/RailFest
September 25- 27, 2009 Canal Place Heritage Area - Cumberland, MD
Artisan and Food Vendor Booth Hours
5 PM - 9:30 PM
10 AM - 7 PM
10 AM - 4:30 PM

Enjoy three fun-filled days of activities including train excursions, live music, children's activities, fireworks, canal boat tours, and more! Great food and traditional crafts are available for sale beginning Friday night. For more information call or email: Dominique Nabholz, Festival Coordinator (301) 724-3655 or

Schedule of Events*

Friday 25th
The Hillbilly Gypsies 5:30PM
Cornmeal in the Kitchen 7PM
Fireworks Display 9PM

Saturday 26th
Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Train Pull 9AM
Children's Activities 10AM-5PM 2:30PM 4PM
Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Train Excursion 2PM
Herb & Hanson 2:30PM
Bill Emerson & The Sweet Dixie Band 4PM
Halftime String 5:30PM
Band Ghost Tour 7:00PM
The Bridge 7:30PM

Western Maryland Kidney Ride
- Cyclist Ride 9:30AM
- Family Ride 10AM
Children's Activities 10AM-4PM
Missy Raines & The New Hip 2 - 4 PM
*Subject to change