Music

American Legion Bluegrass Presents Paul Adkins Band

American Legion Bluegrass Presents Paul Adkins Band

The Paul Adkins Band Along with The Port Tobacco Pickers American Legion Post 238 Rt. 381 & Rt. 231, Hughesville, MD Sunday, December 4, 2011 2 pm / Doors open at noon Paul Adkins has been pleasing crowds across the country and in Canada since the 1970s. He has lent his talents to such legends...
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Christmas on the Square & Annual Tree Lighting

Christmas on the Square & Annual Tree Lighting

Ring in the holiday season! The Town of Leonardtown is hosting its annual “Christmas on the Square and Tree Lighting” event in Historic downtown Leonardtown on Friday, November 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Enjoy holiday entertainment, music, sleigh rides, train rides, fire truck rides, hay rides, horse & carriage rides, a petting...
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2011 Solomons Christmas Walk

2011 Solomons Christmas Walk

Begin your holiday celebrations with the annual Solomons Christmas Walk on Friday and Saturday, December 2 – 3, from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. In addition to all of the attractions on the island, from the Garden in Lights to the lighted boat parade, the museum is serving up its own smorgasbord of holiday...
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December FUN at CMM

December FUN at CMM

December is packed full of activities for visitors of all  ages at the Calvert Marine Museum. Visit the website at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com  for a complete schedule. The Museum Store is open daily with gifts for everyone on your shopping list. Remember that members enjoy 10% off in the store everyday and 20% off on the...
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Local School Choir to Perform at Kennedy Center

Local School Choir to Perform at Kennedy Center

The McDonough High School Madrigal Lords and Ladies choir has been selected to perform with the Washington Chorus for “A Candlelight Christmas” at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall on Dec. 20 and Dec. 22. The concerts feature Yuletide classics, sing-a-longs and a glorious candlelight processional. The Madrigal Lords and Ladies Chamber Choir will perform...
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Contra Dance to be Held Nov. 12

Contra Dance to be Held Nov. 12

The Southern Maryland Traditional Music and Dance Association will sponsor  a Contra Dance featuring caller Elgin Perry on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at the Christ Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 37497 Zach Fowler Road, Chaptico, Maryland. Beginners are more than welcome, and are encouraged to arrive at 7:00pm for instruction. The dance will begin at...
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Weekend Nightlife October 28-30

Weekend Nightlife October 28-30

Looking for some fun this Halloween weekend? Southern Maryland’s restaurants and bars have a great lineup of local bands and DJ’s for your partying pleasure! Check out SM News Net’s Weekend Nightlife Schedule to plan your night out on the town… Friday, Oct 28 Calvert Jake and Al’s: Frankie and the Actions Veras Beach...
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Calvert Library to Raffle Instruments

The Garrett Music Academy has been a long-time supporter of Calvert Library through sponsorship of Calvert’s Next Idol, Teen Band Nights, gifts of gaming systems to draw teens into the library, and most recently, a donation of four brand new instruments to raffle off just in time for the holiday gift-giving season. The donations...
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Weekend Nightlife October 14- 16

Weekend Nightlife October 14- 16

Looking for a night out on the town? Check out SM Net’s Nightlife ‘Hot Spot’ Schedule: Friday, October 14, 2011 Calvert Vera’s – Alive N Kickin Ruddy Duck – Groove Span Calypso Bay- DJ Pablo Charles Green Turtle – Sam Grow Murphys Pub – Syn ergy St. Mary’s Hole in the Wall – Anthony...
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Largest, Competitive Marching Band Circuit Comes to Chopticon HS

Largest, Competitive Marching Band Circuit Comes to Chopticon HS

Youth Education in the Arts is the parent company of United States Scholastic Band Association. USSBA is sponsoring the Chopticon Marching Band Show on Saturday, Oct. 8. The show is the first USSBA sponsored competition event to be held in Southern Maryland. Saturday’s competition is part of the largest competitive marching band circuit in...
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Weekend Nightlife October 7- 9

Weekend Nightlife October 7- 9

Looking for a night out on the town? Check out SM Net’s Nightlife ‘Hot Spot’ Schedule: Friday, October 7, 2011 Calvert County Vera’s Beach Club – Backstage Pass Anthony’s Bar & Grill – Face Down Ruddy Duck – The Piranhas Charles County Murphy’s Pub – Naked! St. Mary’s County Toots Bar: DJ Charlie Thompson...
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SoMd Piano Competition Expands its Awards for High School Pianists

Expanded opportunities for high school pianists to be recognized for their talents will be available during the fourth annual Southern Maryland Piano Competition to be held April 28 and 29, 2012 at the College of Southern Maryland’s Prince Frederick Campus. The high-level juried competition is open to any high school student within the region...
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Don’t Miss Sotterley WineFest Oct. 1, 2

Don’t Miss Sotterley WineFest Oct. 1, 2

Sotterley Plantation will celebrate the best of Maryland in the breathtaking setting of this National Historic Landmark at Riverside WineFest at Sotterley 2011 on Saturday and Sunday, October 1 & 2, noon until 6:00 p.m. both days. For two days, guests will have the chance to taste the offerings from over two dozen Maryland...
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Bozick Distributors Donates Dream Seats

Bozick Distributors Donates Dream Seats

Bozick Distributors, Inc., a Calvert Marine Museum supporter for over 16 years, donated and raffled four front row seats to each of the museum’s 2012 concerts. “These four seats are the best in the house and we were happy to again sponsor the raffle to help the museum raise money needed to continue preserving...
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Weekend Nightlife Sept. 23- Sept. 25

Weekend Nightlife Sept. 23- Sept. 25

If you are looking forward to a night on the town in Southern Maryland, check out this weekend’s Nightlife HOT spots! On Tap for Friday, Sept. 23: Calvert  Ruddy Duck – Matt Garrett & Rusty Vera’s – One Louder Charles Gilligans-Full Steam Scotts II  – Ven Detta Murphys- Absinthe Green Turtle – Sam Grow...
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Congratulations to Sam Grow Band’s New Single ‘Let’s Make Love’

Congratulations to Sam Grow Band’s New Single ‘Let’s Make Love’

 Local artist, Sam Grow is a musician, singer, and songwriter whose soulful acoustic performances and emotionally crafted songs capture audiences of all ages. Born and raised in Southern Maryland, Grow’s powerful vocals and highly personal lyrics draw the audience into his songs as he tells stories of love, heartbreak, and his views on life in...
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ZZ Top Live at Calvert Marine Museum

ZZ Top Live at Calvert Marine Museum

Collecting, preserving, researching and interpreting the cultural and natural history of Southern Maryland for the public. We are dedicated to the presentation of our three themes: regional paleontology, estuarine life of the tidal Patuxent River and adjacent Chesapeake Bay, and maritime history of these waters. Collecting, preserving, researching and interpreting the cultural and natural...
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Southern Maryland Vocal Talent Shines at Fat Boys Country Store

Southern Maryland Vocal Talent Shines at Fat Boys Country Store

 In the biggest talent competition in Southern Maryland a champion was crowned in the Fat Boys Country Store/THE PHOENIX Karaoke Idol Contest, sponsored by Bully Bling Energy Drink. Montario Hill, a local actor who has been described by Simon Cowell (of American Idol and The X Factor) as “like Ruben Studdard , and just...
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Weekend Nightlife Sept. 15 -18

Weekend Nightlife Sept. 15 -18

If you are looking forward to a night on the town in Southern Maryland, whether its watching a live local band or attending a little black dress party, we’ve got just what you’re looking for! Check out this weekend’s SM Nightlife schedule of events: Thursday, September 15, 2011 Calvert County: Ruddy Duck –Hydra Fx (acoustic)  6...
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Folksinger Gordon Bok Appearing LIVE at CMM Oct. 21

Folksinger Gordon Bok Appearing LIVE at CMM Oct. 21

See American folksinger/songwriter Gordon Bok appearing live at the Calvert Marine Museum on Friday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. A leader in preserving, collecting, and creating rich and intense songs of the land and sea, Time Magazine deemed Bok as the “poet laureate of those who go down to the sea in ships.” Tickets...
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Beenz Nation Out in Force for the Danny Ryce Benefit at Bowles Farm

Beenz Nation Out in Force for the Danny Ryce Benefit at Bowles Farm

Beenz Nation was out in force for the Danny Ryce Benefit at Bowles Farm on Sunday, September, 11 amidst 9/11 ceremonies across the region, popular local band, No Green Jelly Beenz headlined a concert benefit for stricken popular musician Danny Ryce. The benefit  to assist the Ryce family stems from Ryce’s diagnosis with Diabetes...
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