2018 City Park Fall Fest & Porchfest

We will be joined again this year by Porch Fest! Join us in City Park for family activities at multiple locations in and around City Park including paddle boats on City Park Lake, hayrides, and activities at each museum! 

Find out what is happening at Porch Fest here! 

Interested in becoming a vendor?

Click here for more information! 

Complete the Scavenger Hunt and Ride for Free!

Pick-up a scavenger hunt at any of these 5 locations and receive a stamp (from each location) for a free boat ride on a paddle boat, canoe or kayak. Locations include: City Park Train Museum, Mansion House Art Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, Hager House, and Porchfest Information Booth on Prospect Street.

What you need to know about the boat rides at City Park lake during Fall Fest:

  • Paddle boats, canoes and kayaks are available during Fall Fest event hours, 10am – 4pm
  • $5 per person for 30 minutes
  • Free ride for those who complete the scavenger hunt (link to scavenger hunt form)
  • Must be 5 years of age or older
  • Personal boats may not be brought onto the lake. You must rent through our vendor, River & Trail Outfitters

City Park Fall Fest Activities 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

More activities to be announced later this year! 


  • Bus between Fine Arts Museum and Porchfest
  • Hayrides between Railroad Museum, Mansion House, Hager House, and Fine Arts Museum

City Park Lake Pavilion 

  • Paddle boats, rock climbing wall and food vendors
  • Community Art Project for the Cultural Art Trail!

Hager House

  • Living History
  • Music on the Porch
  • Free Tours & Admission

Hagerstown Railroad Museum

  • Tommy 202 Children's Train Ride
  • Barrel cart rides
  • Free Admission

Mansion House

  • Artists on the Porch
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Children's Activities 
  • Free Admission

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts

  • Free Admission


  • Enjoy Bands Playing on the Porches of South Prospect St.
  • Kids' Porch
  • Food Vendors

Porchfest Activities 12 PM - 4 PM

Music from the porches of South Prospect Street in Hagerstown. 

For more information call 301-739-8577, ext. 883.