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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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,...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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Lady Antebellum to Perform at Bayside Toyota Pavilion!!

Lady Antebellum to Perform at Bayside Toyota Pavilion!!

***CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT*** LADY ANTEBELLUM is coming to the BAYSIDE TOYOTA PAVILION!!! Sunday, September 13th – 7:00 pm Ticket Sales: SLVFD Fan Club Members – Saturday June 20th at 10:00 am General Public – Saturday, June 27th at 10:00 am Ticket Prices: Pit/Standing – $85 Premium Seating – $73 Reserved Seating – $63 Standing –...
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La Plata Business Association Seeks Local Musicians for ROCKTOBERFEST 2015

La Plata Business Association Seeks Local Musicians for ROCKTOBERFEST 2015

Rocktoberfest 2015, presented by the La Plata Business Association (LPBA) and produced by Island Music Company, announced today that local musicians are being sought for the rock music festival and fundraiser which will take place on Saturday, October, 3, 2015 from 3 to 10 p.m. at Casey Jones Restaurant & Bar, located at 415...
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NAACP Presents Calvert County’s 20th Annual African American Family Community Day

NAACP Presents Calvert County’s 20th Annual African American Family Community Day

Come and enjoy a day of Southern Soul Music, Southern Gospel and Jazz. Featuring the renown Jimmy Bennett, the Bowie State University Community Jazz Ensemble with Irvin Stacy Haywood, three time “Stellar Award Nominee” John Tillery, comedian Sean Sarvis and entertainment by other area artists and Church groups. Participate in children’s activities including art,...
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Annual Summerseat Plant Sale Fills Gardens, Entertains

Annual Summerseat Plant Sale Fills Gardens, Entertains

What started as the simple sale of a few extra plants has become a can’t-miss annual event for gardeners in Southern Maryland. Summerseat Farm in Mechanicsville hosted its 13th annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 9, welcoming gardeners, families, and anyone who wanted to see the historic farm. Event chairperson Sandy Wildes said she...
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Naval Air Station to hold Memorial Day Commemoration featuring Memorial of the Fallen and the Navy Ceremonial Guard

Naval Air Station to hold Memorial Day Commemoration featuring Memorial of the Fallen and the Navy Ceremonial Guard

On May 22, the naval air station will hold a Memorial Day Commemoration beginning at 11 a.m. at the West Basin Marina, with a special recognition to Vietnam War Veterans – 50th Anniversary Commemoration and Gold Star Families. This is a free family event, open only to those with base access. It starts with...
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La Plata Celebrates at Annual Community Event

La Plata Celebrates at Annual Community Event

A chilly spring day didn’t keep revelers and racers away as the Town of La Plata hosted its annual Celebrate La Plata event this past Sunday. Begun in 2003 to celebrate the community that came together after a tornado tore through town on April 28, 2002, the event features local performers, art and craft...
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Celebrate La Plata, the Annual Spring Festival comes to La Plata Town Hall

Celebrate La Plata, the Annual Spring Festival comes to La Plata Town Hall

Celebrate La Plata, the Annual Spring Festival comes to La Plata Town Hall on Saturday, April 25th from 12 pm to 4 pm. This family event will include free activities for children of all ages, live entertainment, craft vendors, delicious food for sale and the La Plata Bed Races. Over 40 craft and business...
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Get Ready to ‘Splash for Scholarships’ April 25

Get Ready to ‘Splash for Scholarships’ April 25

The College of Southern Maryland Foundation is hosting a poolside celebration April 25 to mark the fifth anniversary of the Leonardtown Campus Wellness and Aquatics Center and to raise funds for student scholarships. The “Splash for Scholarships” event will include music and dancing, seashore-inspired cuisine, poolside games, silent auction and a CSM Strongman Competition....
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CSM Presents Blue Mountain Ensemble, May 3

CSM Presents Blue Mountain Ensemble, May 3

The College of Southern Maryland will host the final 2014-15 Ward Virts Concert Series event with a performance by the Blue Mountain Ensemble beginning at 3 p.m., May 3, on the Prince Frederick Campus, 115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick in the Multipurpose Room of Building B. Featuring Michael Burns on bassoon and Carla...
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A Hall of Fame Bluegrass Extravaganza Announced for This Year’s Bluegrass for Hospice-2015

A Hall of Fame Bluegrass Extravaganza Announced for This Year’s Bluegrass for Hospice-2015

In its 7th year, Bluegrass for Hospice-2015 will feature a traditional Bluegrass performance by 2 of today’s greatest traditional acts in Bluegrass music, Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice and Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers. Also a rare performance by Junior Sisk and Joe Mullins as they team up to perform songs from there...
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