Music

Dine and Unwind with Christmas Concert – Tickets on Sale Now

Dine and Unwind with Christmas Concert – Tickets on Sale Now

Tickets Now on Sale Ditch the holiday hubbub and step back in time for an elegant evening of fine dining and merry music. Tickets for the annual Chopticon High School Chorus Madrigal Dinner and Concert Dec. 4-6 at Christ Episcopal Church in Chaptico, Maryland, are now on sale. Presented by the Chopticon High School’s...
Read More »

Dreams Seats Winner Announced

Dreams Seats Winner Announced

Ever wonder what it feels like to sit front row, center, at some of the biggest concerts in Maryland? Mark Hill of Port Republic, MD will find out for himself at the Calvert Marine Museum next summer! Hill was the lucky winner of four front row seats to all of the Waterside concerts for...
Read More »

Rocktoberfest 2015 is Going on TODAY (Rain or Shine)

Rocktoberfest 2015 is Going on TODAY (Rain or Shine)

Come on, rock La Plata for good! Be front and center on one of the festival’s indoor and outdoor stages . #Rocklp4good The La Plata Business Association (LPBA) will host the 2nd annual Rocktoberfest, a rock music festival and fundraiser, produced by Island Music Company. The small-town festival, held in the heart of the...
Read More »

22nd Annual – Artsfest ’15 Fine Arts Festival Begins Today!!

22nd Annual – Artsfest ’15 Fine Arts Festival Begins Today!!

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons, Maryland, presents the 22nd Annual Artsfest Fine Arts Festival on Saturday, & Sunday, September 19 & 20, 2015, 10am-5pm both days. This year’s event will feature more than 165 juried artist booths, both inside and outside, drawn from the Mid-Atlantic region and across the country. The...
Read More »

Beautiful Sunday Evening had by all Enjoying Lady Antebellum and Kelsea Ballerini

Beautiful Sunday Evening had by all Enjoying Lady Antebellum and Kelsea Ballerini

What a beautiful Sunday evening for all to enjoy a concert at the Bayside Pavillion at St. Leonard Volunteer Fire Department!! Kelsea Ballerini kicked off the evening with meet and greets before the show began.  Ballerini had the crowd participate in a music video dawning red lips to her hit “Love Me Like You...
Read More »

13th Annual Affair at Point Farm “An Evening Under the Harvest Moon”

13th Annual Affair at Point Farm “An Evening Under the Harvest Moon”

Join us for an evening of Southern Maryland hospitality at the Friends of Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum’s annual fundraising event, Affair at Point Farm,”An Evening under the Harvest Moon.” The public is invited to attend the event held on Saturday, September 12 from 6:00 to 9:30 PM in the Pavilion at Jefferson Patterson...
Read More »

Local Band MX51 Set to Rock Annual Crine Memorial Race

Local Band MX51 Set to Rock Annual Crine Memorial Race

South River High School’s Battle of the Bands was coming, and the four young musicians needed a name for their band. They were stuck until lead guitarist Erich Friedrich’s mom Lynn stepped into the garage while they were practicing. She had a question. “ asked Erich what type of tire did he need for...
Read More »

Jake Owen Performs at St. Leonard Fire House

Jake Owen Performs at St. Leonard Fire House

As the sunset Friday evening, the night lit up with country music star Jake Owen as he took the stage to bright lights, an LED large screen backdrop with various beach scenes and a stage presence like no other. Barefoot, wearing faded blue jeans and black t-shirt, Owens opened his show with “Beachin’” followed...
Read More »

Rocktoberfest Raffle to Benefit Education Programs for Young Artists

Rocktoberfest Raffle to Benefit Education Programs for Young Artists

Rocktoberfest 2015, presented by the La Plata Business Association (LPBA) and produced by Island Music Company, announced today that Charles County Public Schools is the beneficiary of the raffle fundraiser to be held at the small-town rock music festival in the heart of the downtown business district of La Plata for music lovers of...
Read More »

Foundation 4 Heroes and Big Larry’s Eatery Help Raise $400 for Teagyn

Foundation 4 Heroes and Big Larry’s Eatery Help Raise $400 for Teagyn

Last Saturday was the always popular Beach Party in Leonardtown. The weather was perfect and people were arriving early and leaving late, so you know it was a good time. Big Larry‘s Eatery and Foundation 4 Heroes had a fundraiser for a local little girl who suffers from Epidermolysis Bullosa, a rare skin disorder...
Read More »

Foundation 4 Heroes to have fundraiser for Teagyn at Leonardtown Beach Party

Foundation 4 Heroes to have fundraiser for Teagyn at Leonardtown Beach Party

Today, August 8th, downtown Leonardtown will be having their annual Beach Party. Mayor Dan Burris and the other Commissioners have done a wonderful job invigorating the Leonardtown region and this is another example of fun things to do locally. This year there is a new event that should be hilariously fun. Big Larry’s Eatery...
Read More »

Busy End of Summer Weekend in Leonardtown!

Busy End of Summer Weekend in Leonardtown!

Word of the Fox 5 Zip Trip has spread like wildfire, but there is so much more happening in Leonardtown this coming weekend. Friday night, August 7, from 5 – 8 p.m. participating businesses will have a specials and themed décor for Flip Flop First Friday. Bob Schaller and Friends join the event at...
Read More »

The Annual Leonardtown Beach Party is this SATURDAY

The Annual Leonardtown Beach Party is this SATURDAY

Activities at the Leonardtown Square & Wharf Park including live music with the 25th Hour Band, games for kids, sand volleyball, fire truck hose-downs, the Annual Running of the Balls, and racing boat exhibition at the Leonardtown Wharf before the event! Southern Maryland Boat Club Summer Regatta at the Leonardtown Wharf Park – Saturday...
Read More »

Small-town Music Festival set to Rock La Plata for Good!

Small-town Music Festival set to Rock La Plata for Good!

Rocktoberfest 2015, presented by the La Plata Business Association (LPBA) and produced by Island Music Company, announced today that the small-town rock music festival and fundraiser will be held in the heart of the downtown business district of La Plata and welcomes music lovers of all-ages on Saturday, October, 3, 2015, from 3 to...
Read More »

Inaugural Southern MD Wine, Jazz, R&B and Funk Festival is a Success

Inaugural Southern MD Wine, Jazz, R&B and Funk Festival is a Success

On Saturday August 1, 2015 an estimated crowd of over three thousand (3,000) people attended the inaugural Southern MD Wine, Jazz, R&B and Funk Festival held at the Calvert County Fairgrounds in Prince Frederick, MD. The festival, which was held from 11am – 9pm included a line up of local musicians such as Band of Roses,...
Read More »

New Children’s Chorus Announces Auditions

New Children’s Chorus Announces Auditions

The Chesapeake Children’s Chorus (CCC) is looking for students entering grades 2-8 to join the newly formed vocal ensemble. Interested students should prepare to audition on Thursday, August 13 from 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m at Hollywood United Methodist Church. In the short vocal audition, singers can expect to meet directors Laurel Dietz and Lori...
Read More »

The St. Leonard Volunteer Fire Department Little Big Town Concert has Been Postponed

The St. Leonard Volunteer Fire Department Little Big Town Concert has Been Postponed

Littlebigtown.com has posted the following statement: With heavy hearts we want to let you guys know that Jimi will have to undergo surgery next week to remove a polyp on his vocal cord. As a result, doctors have ordered him to rest his voice and completely recuperate before we continue touring. All shows through...
Read More »

Chick-fil-A will host a Spirit Night Fundraiser for the Bluegrass for Hospice-2015

Chick-fil-A will host a Spirit Night Fundraiser for the Bluegrass for Hospice-2015

The Chick-fil-A will be the host for a Spirit Night Fundraiser for the Bluegrass for Hospice-2015. Held on Tuesday July 21, 2015 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm, the night will feature live Bluegrass music performed by local musicians, Jay Armsworthy, Charlie Thompson, Guy Herbert, and Troy Jones. There will also be 50/50 raffles and...
Read More »

Mia Speaks with Local Musician’s ~ Franklin Square Band

Mia Speaks with Local Musician’s ~ Franklin Square Band

Seven men with service action and support backgrounds put aside their busy lives of work, family, and fire fighting once a week and trade their fire hoses for instruments of a completely different nature – musical. These seven men, along with their manager, Pam Butler, make up the Franklin Square Band. The Franklin Square...
Read More »

Always Fighting For Kayla 2nd Annual Car and Bike Show was a great Success

Always Fighting For Kayla 2nd Annual Car and Bike Show was a great Success

Always Fighting For Kayla 2nd Annual Car and Bike Show Sunday July 12,2015 10 AM- 4PM Regency Furniture Stadium Featuring: Sam Grow Band, Reggie Rice the Magic Man, Spider-Man, Snow White, Moon Bounce, Face Painting, Silent Auction, 50/50 Raffle with a chance to WIN UP TO $5,000.00 CASH. Food by Grill Sgt BBQ, Rita’s...
Read More »

The River Concert Series, July 10 at St. Mary’s College of MD Handel Featured by Orchestra and Chorus

The River Concert Series, July 10 at St. Mary’s College of MD Handel Featured by Orchestra and Chorus

Larry Vote, a Helen Hays Award winner, will lead the Chesapeake Orchestra and River Concert Series Choir as guest conductor for the July 10 performance “The Music of George Frederick Handel: Sweatin’ to the Oldies,” which focuses on the Baroque era of the German composer. Jeffrey Silberschlag, music director and conductor of the Chesapeake...
Read More »

New children’s chorus hosts free “Summer Sing” workshop

New children’s chorus hosts free “Summer Sing” workshop

With the launch of the Chesapeake Children’s Chorus (CCC) due in mid August, directors Laurel Dietz and Lori Beth Sink will lead two free evening workshops. Admission is open for youth entering grades 2-8. “Summer Sing” will be at Hollywood United Methodist Church from 6:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 16 and Thursday,...
Read More »

Weather Couldn’t Dampen Spirits at Price of Freedom Music Fest

Weather Couldn’t Dampen Spirits at Price of Freedom Music Fest

Mother Nature tried to wash out the Price of Freedom Music Fest last weekend, but her efforts proved something else instead: Community is thicker than water. The fourth annual festival, hosted by the 7th District Optimist Club and sponsored by several local businesses including major sponsor Winegardner Auto Group, took place Friday and Saturday,...
Read More »

Award-winning Musician and Cancer Survivor Gabriel Bello Coming to Chesapeake Beach with Natural Wonder

Award-winning Musician and Cancer Survivor Gabriel Bello Coming to Chesapeake Beach with Natural Wonder

Southern Maryland News Net recently had the opportunity to talk to Gabriel Bello, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, producer and song writer, and now on his tour, Natural Wonder. It’s a live tribute performance to Stevie Wonder with a full band. He will be performing on June 25th at the Chesapeake Beach Resort and Spa in Chesapeake...
Read More »

Free River Concert Series Kicks off at St. Mary’s College of Maryland on June 19

Free River Concert Series Kicks off at St. Mary’s College of Maryland on June 19

The Chesapeake Orchestra will begin the 17th season of the River Concert Series on June 19 at St. Mary’s College of Maryland with the community enjoying the 17th season with the classical music of Mendelssohn, Stravinsky and Resphigi on the banks of the St. Mary’s River. Maestro Jeffrey Silberschlag, director and conductor of the...
Read More »