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Saint Patrick's Day Run Fest
My Community Free Clinic
Maryland International Film Festival
Bringing the good people of this city and county the finest films from around the world – right in downtown Hagerstown!
Tour of Washington County Bike Race
Downtown Criterium Race brought to you by the Antietam Velo Club. Speeding cyclists spin around the City Center’s A&E District.
The Miss Maryland and Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen Pageant
Come to the Maryland Theatre to watch Maryland’s best as they vie for the title of Miss Maryland and Miss Maryland’s Outstanding Teen. The Miss Maryland/Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen Pageants are official preliminaries to Miss America and Miss America’s Outstanding Teen competitions, the world’s largest scholarship organization for women.
Shakespeare in the Park
Maryland Entertainment Group brings live theatre to Hagerstown’s University Plaza. Free! Bring a blanket, chairs, and a picnic and enjoy a summer tradition.
Maryland Entertainment Group
USA Cycling Amateur Road National Championships
Hundreds of young cyclists converge on downtown for the Criterium race.
Fireworks at Fairgrounds Park
Free to the public! 30 minutes of spectacular fireworks begin at 9:30 pm.
No alcoholic beverages. No personal fireworks. No pets (only service animals permitted).
Hagerstown Hopes Pride Festival
Live entertainment, vendors, speakers, food, and more. Come out and show your support of the LGBTQ+ community whether you're gay, bi, lesbian, trans, questioning, or straight. Hagerstown Pride festival is a family friendly event that is a good time for all regardless of sexual orientation.
A wet and slippery way to beat the heat of a Hagerstown August afternoon! Slide down Baltimore Street from Prospect to Walnut and enjoy a summer thrill!
A Hagerstown tradition! Celebrate the City’s German heritage with traditional Bavarian entertainment and food. This event helps raise scholarship funds to send exchange students to our sister city – Wesel, Germany.
Enjoy fun music on the unique porches of Prospect Street’s historic homes.
Thunder In The SquareSeptember
A classic car show that takes over downtown!
Taste of the Arts
Savor delicious bites from downtown eateries while delighting in the sweet and spicy sights and sounds of local artists!
City Center Ghost Tours
Learn about the haunted sites of downtown Hagerstown, by wagon or on foot. Mysterious noises, Civil War stories, skeletons unearthed. Spooky!
Nothing like a 2-mile run (or walk) before the annual Mummer’s Parade! Info: email@example.com
Alsatia Mummer’s Parade
An annual Hagerstown tradition since 1921 with somewhere in the neighborhood of 70,000 people convening for the festivities.
Hagerstown Gridiron Championship Classic
The Annual Hagerstown Gridiron Championship Classic between the Rebels of South Hagerstown High School and the Hubs of North Hagerstown High School. At the end of the game, the Mayor will present the perpetual trophy to the winning team to be kept at their school throughout the year. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
City Center Tree Lighting
Music, caroling, Santa, and of course, the lighting of the tree on Public Square!
Join Main Street Hagerstown for the Christkindl Markt, a German Christmas shopping tradition. Come celebrate Hagerstown’s cultural heritage with a German shopping experience in the heart of downtown to kick off the holiday season. The market runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm in University Plaza and will feature live music, local vendors with crafts, holiday gifts, artwork, wreaths, drinks and other treats. Bring the kids for special kid’s activities and to meet Santa! Area restaurants will offer specials and discounts to tie into the festivities of the event.
Student and youth performance groups come together for a seasonal performance at the Maryland Theatre. No tickets required. Info: email@example.com
Krumpe's Donut Drop
Tuesday, December 31 | 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Come to the Public Square for the iconic Donut Drop counting down to the New Year! Free Krumpe’s donuts, coffee, and hot chocolate plus live music and fireworks!
Krumpe's Donut Drop
But wait….there’s more!
Other organizations also host a variety of events downtown and in our beautiful parks. Be sure to check out:
•City of Hagerstown Parks & Recreation
•Washington County Museum of Fine Arts
•Washington County Historical Society
•Washington County Free Library
•Washington County Arts Council
•The Maryland Theatre (http://www.mdtheatre.org/)
•Washington County Playhouse