SUMMER FESTIVALS & EVENTS

Summer is always a bustling season in the mountainside of Maryland with live music, events and festivals filling our calendar season. Explore all of our events and start planning your summer getaway in Mountain Maryland. 

Events

3rd Annual Museum Week Jun 16
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The 3rd Annual Mountain Maryland Museum Week will take place June 7-16, 2024. Mountain Maryland Museum Week is a 10-day promotion celebrating Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland's three centuries of American history. We invite you to travel back in time as you explore…

Ice Cream Train Jul 04

Cool off, chill out, roll on! Looking for a fun family outing this Summer? Choose from 3 scheduled times: 6 PM, 7 PM, or 8 PM with seating for all ages in both Coach and Open-Air cars. Upon arrival and check-in at our beautiful station in downtown Cumberland, you will select an…

Mega Float Jun 22

Join us for an unforgettable experience at our 2 day Mega Float. Immerse yourself in the calming waters and let your worries drift away as you relax and rejuvenate. This unique event offers a perfect opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and embrace the…

Oldtown Summerfest Jun 29

The annual festival, now in its 24th year, will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2024, on the grounds of the former Oldtown School located at 19210 Opessa Street, SE. The festival blends the history of Oldtown, founded by Thomas Cresap in 1741, with many family-oriented activites…

Cumberland Pride Festival Jun 30

The festival will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2024 at Canal Place in downtown Cumberland, MD. The festival will be from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. filled with music, drag performances, and unity in our community. We will have limited vendors with priority for our LGBTQ+ members for…

Frostburg Elks Derby Day Jul 04

Frostburg Elks 47th Annual Derby Day. July 4, 9:30 AM, rain date July 6, 9:30 AM. Over sixty entries will be racing on Main Street, starting at the Frostburg Library. Drivers are ages 9 thru 14. Experience your childhood & cheer all the drivers

2024 Allegany County Fair Jul 12

Experience the Allegany County Fair, a cherished tradition! Discover our passionate local makers, gardeners, photographers, proudly present their creations. Feel the thrill of the Ferris wheel and be captivated by live performances that bring smiles to faces of all ages. Make…

Rocky Gap 50th - Free Entry All Week Jul 15

Rocky Gap State Park celebrates its 50th anniversary as a Maryland State Park this summer! This impressive state park encompasses more than 3,000 acres of land with sheer cliffs, scenic overlooks, and a hemlock forest dense with rhododendron and mountain laurel. It’s fittingly…

Rock The Mountains Western Maryland Jul 19

Salvation Army Red Shield Club-Western Maryland “Rock the Mountains” event. Featuring various bands and local vendors will be on site. Music & Food! Friday night event starts at 3:00 PM

Heritage Days Festival Sep 14

Join us for the Cumberland's annual Heritage Days Festival, September 14-15. Heritage Days has something for everyone! History - Arts & Crafts - Festival Food - Music - Children's Activities - Tours - and More! Learn more at www.heritagedaysfestival.com. Vendor applications…