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April 2014

April 4th
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


April 5th
Save our skipjack!!
6pm- 10pm
Please join us for a fundraising event in support of Havre de Grace's own Martha Lewis! Enjoy a variety of Chesapeake Bay- inspired foods & some good ole home style cookin', including: oyster stew, Maryland crab soup, Old Bay baked chicken, pulled pork, salads, desserts & more! There will be auctions, games and raffles! Tickets available at : Bahoukas Antique Mall, HdG Visitor's Center, Amanda's Florist or by contacting CHC online or phone.
Price: $30 per person
Contact: Chesapeake Heritage Conservancy
Phone: 410-939-4238
Website: http://www.skipjackmarthalewis.org/


April 5th
"Hello, Sailor!" A Bawdy Song Sing-Along (Adults Only!)
7:30pm- 9:30pm
Join us at the Maritime Museum in HdG for a raucous romp through centuries of dirty ditties, bawdy ballads and lusty lyrics culled from seaside barrooms and brothels far and wide! The program includes a variety of compositions drawn from years of meticulous research into the annals of ribaldry. Wine, beer and refreshments served
Price: Members: $15, Non- Members: $20
Contact: The HdG Marimte Museum
Phone: 410-939-4800
Email: hdgmaritimemuseum@verizon.net
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


April 10th
Card Party
Noon- 4pm
Come join us for Fun, Food & Prizes as you play cards with your friends ~ tables of 4 players. Doors open at 11:30 am ․ RSVP by April 4
Price: $10 per person
Contact: American Legion Auxiliary Unit 47
Phone: 410-939-1444
Email: jbsis737@verizon.net
Website: http://www.americanlegionpost47.org/


April 12th
Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House Annual Re- Opening
1:00- 5:00
Pleasse join us as we reopen the Lock House for the 2014 season!
Price: Free
Contact: Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


April 12th
HHS Music Department Spring Craft Fair
9am- 2pm
Annual Spring craft fair presented by the Havre de Grace High School Music Department. Crafter/ Vendor spaces available for $40.
Phone: 410-939-6498
Email: RDMKSmith@comcast.net


April 12th to April 13th
Maryland Boating Safety Course
9am -1pm
Located at the HdG Maritime Museum, this course satisfies the requirements for operating a vessel on Maryland waters and MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES CERTIFICATE OF BOATING SAFETY EDUCATION is issued upon satisfactory completion. There are two sessions, April 12 and 13, followed by a test (attendance at both sessions is required). First Responders and Active Military are Free.
Price: $35 per student
Phone: 443-504-3880
Email: safeboating2207@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


April 13th
Tomahawk 5k Run & 1 Mile Walk - Benefitting HdG Jr. Wrestling Program
7am Registration, 9am Race Start
The 1st annual Havre De Grace Warriors Jr. Wrestling Program 5k Run & 1 Mile Walk. All proceeds from this fundraiser to benefit the Wrestling Team to help with paying for our new mat and other safety equipment. We are a Non-profit, 501 (c) (3) organization as part of the Havre De Grace Recreation Committee and we appreciate your support. If you do not wish to run or walk but would like to make a donation that is also possible.
Price: $25 until March 31, $30 after March 31 & race day
Contact: 443-250-1591
Website: http://www.active.com/havre-de-grace-md/running/races/tomahawk-5k-run-and-1-mile-walk-benefitting-hdg-jr-wrestling-program-2014


April 18th
Susquehanna Ministerium: Good Friday Way of the Cross
Noon- 1:00
Meet at Jean Roberts Park, located at Ostego and Water Streets
Phone: 410-937-1790


April 19th
HdG Recreation Committee's Easter Egg Hunt at Tydings Park
Noon
Bring your family to enjoy a spectacular Easter Egg Hunt! Don't be late, race starts promptly at noon! Sponsored by the HdG Recreation Committee.
Price: Free
Phone: 410-939-6724


April 19th
Bunny Run 5K
Race start 8am
Come join us for a family-friendly 5K run/ walk in beautiful historic Havre de Grace. The event features a custom t-shirt for all pre-registered participants,Finisher medal for ALL participants, $100 prize for overall TOP male and female finishers, free face painting for kids and free food, water, fruit and sports drinks. Course is chip timed by Blue Cheetah Sports Timing, LLC. A portion of all proceeds go to benefit Support Homeless Veterans.
Price: $25, pre-registered participants
Phone: 410-287-8149
Email: chris@bluecheetahtiming.com
Website: http://www.bunnyrun5k.com/


April 24th
Ellsworth Shank Lecture Series
7 pm
Join us at the Lock House (inclement weather site, City Hall) for "The History of Jazz" concert and presentation by C. Milton Wright High School Jazz Band.
Price: Free
Contact: Lockhouse Museum
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: director@lockhousemuseum.org
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


April 26th
CITY-WIDE YARD SALE
8:00AM- 4:00PM
Huge, community-wide event. Yard sales, sidewalk sales, and bargains galore. Rain date April 27
Phone: 410-939-6562 or 410-939-2100
Email: info2@havredegracemd.com
Website: http://www.hdgtourism.com/


April 26th
Annual River Sweep along Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway
8:30am- 1pm
General clean-up along shoreline of Susquehanna River and its tributaries in HdG from Tydings Park to Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House.
Phone: 410-939-7644 or 410-808-6118
Email: peter.d.green@att.net
Website: http://www.hitourtrails.com


April 26th
Harford Hills Bike Adventure
Ride begins @ 7:30am
Ride your bike to benefit the families and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. All proceeds go directly to The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region! The rides will travel through the scenic and historic hills of Harford County, starting at and finishing at the Historic Steppingstone Farm Museum with scenic views along the Susquehanna River.
Price: $35
Contact: The Arc NCR
Phone: 410-836-7177
Website: http://www.arcncr.org/events_bike_event.html


April 27th
Women's 5K by the bay
8am
This fun event is a woman only 5K (3.1 miles) race for runners and walkers of all ages and abilities. Donations are made to several Harford County Charities.
Price: $
Phone: 410-399-9948, 302-753-5599
Email: gusandsuerun@comcast.net
Website: http://womens5kbythebay.com/


April 30th to May 4th
Pride of Baltimore II
Wednesday - Sunday
Wednesday- The Pride of Baltimore II arrives!(exact times depend on tides). Possible evening event. Thursday and Friday- Education Programs on board, dockside at Hutchins Park. Saturday and Sunday- Pride II will be available for public tours. May start as early as 9am and continue until as late as 8pm.
Phone: 410-939-2100




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May 2014

May 1st
SUSQUEHANNA MINISTERIUM: National Day of Prayer
Noon- 1:00
Meet at City Hall, 711 Pennington Ave.
Phone: 410-937-1790


May 2nd to May 4th
Havre de Grace DECOY & WILDLIFE ART FESTIVAL
Friday 6-9pm, Saturday 9-5pm, Sunday 10-4pm
Decoy Carvers, wildlife artists, hunting and fishing suppliers and outdoor guide services will be displaying and selling their works. There will also be retriever dog demonstrations, carving competitions, and more.
Price: $
Phone: 410-939-3739
Email: information@decoymuseum.com
Website: http://www.decoymuseum.com/


May 2nd
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


May 3rd
HdG War of 1812 Commemoration Weekend ~ Lock House
10:00- 5:00
Visit the Lock House as the British once again storm Havre de Grace! There will be an encampment, demonstrations, and period vendors.
Price: Free
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


May 3rd
Free Comic Book Day

Get your FREE comic book at Washington Street Books and Music, 131 Washington Street or Just for Fun, 464 Franklin Street
Phone: Washington St. Books 410-939-6215; Just for Fun 443-502-2798
Email: washbks@gmail.com; Justforfunmd@comcast.net
Website: http://www.washingtonstreetbooksandmusic.com; http://www.JustforFunmd.com


May 3rd to May 4th
HdG War of 1812 Commemoration Weekend ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
11am- 4pm
Opening weekend for shops with Artisan demonstrations for the season, farm tours, and special activities as part of the War of 1812 Commemoration weekend.
Price: $10 adults children 12 and under and members- Free
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


May 3rd
HdG War of 1812 Commemoration Weekend ~ Concord Point Lighthouse
10am- 5pm
As part of the War of 1812 week end the Concord Point Lighhouse and Keeper's House will be hosting African American re-enactors presenting Naval & Maritime weaponry . There will be demonstrations throughout the day.
Contact: Concord Point Lighthouse
Phone: 410-939-3213
Website: http://www.concordpointlighthouse.org/Home/tabid/38/Default.aspx


May 3rd
"Grace Under Fire Ball" ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
Dinner 5-7pm, followed by Ball 7-11pm
Enjoy Dinner and Ball at Steppingstone Farm Museum Carriage Barn, in historic Havre de Grace as part of the 1812 Bicentennial Commemoration. The Ball will feature Kaydence and caller Beverly Francis, specializing in 1812-era balls for all levels of dancers. Student and non-dancing rates available. Come for the whole weekend to enjoy the reenactment, ball, teas, living history and more!
Price: Dinner $15, Ball $25
Contact: Angela Yau
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org


May 3rd
HdG War of 1812 Commemoration Weekend ~ Maritime Museum
10am- 5pm
Stitching History: Recreating the Star Banner with exhibits and demonstrations throughout the day. Food and beverages served.
Phone: 410-939-4800
Email: hdgmaritimemuseum@verizon.net
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


May 4th
A regency Ladies Tea ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
11am and 4pm seatings
Held at the Steppingstone Farm Museum...Step back in time to the Regency period, learn about famous ladies of the era and heroines of the War of 1812, America's second was for independence.
Price: $25
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


May 8th
5Th annual HdG Independence Day celebration fundraiser
6pm- 9pm
Come to Vandiver Inn, 301 South Union Ave, for a fundraiser to support the HdG Independence Day Celebration. Menu includes Vandiver's famous pulled pork bbq, chicken, salads, and more. Cash bar. Music by Brian Kenig with Eddie Craig. Door prizes and raffle.
Price: $30 in advance, $35 at the door ($20 tax deduct.)
Phone: 410-939-4362, 410-939-0385
Website: http://www.havredegracejuly4.org/


May 10th to May 11th
Medieval Days Encampment
11am- 4pm
A medieval encampment with heavy weapons fighting; archery; siege weapons; equestrian games; coursing of the hounds; arts and crafts; music; children's crafts; food; and farm tours.
Price: adults $10, children 12 & under and member- Free
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


May 10th
Medieval Mother's Day Tea with the Baroness ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
4pm seating
A lovely treat for Mom, includes tea with modern and medieval treats, a timeline fashion show with historic music, and admission to the Medieval Days event beforehand.
Price: $25
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


May 10th
Public Education Course: How to read a Nautical Chart
9am- 1pm
Held at the HdG Maritime Museum, this course will provide knowledge to interpret a chart's contents to navigate safely to his or her destination and return to port. Practice chart is included and used with practical problems that are reviewed as part of the class.
Price: $35
Contact: Abe Spergel
Phone: 443-504-3880
Email: Safeboating2207@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


May 10th
Havre de Grace High School Music Booster 5K Run
7:30am registration 8:30am run begins
Join us for the HHS Music Boosters 5K run. The proceeds from this event benefit the HHS band and chorus programs. Come run along the waterfront and through historic downtown HdG.
Price: $20 by May 1, $25 after
Contact: Denise
Phone: 410-939-6585
Email: wilsix@msn.com


May 15th
ELLSWORTH SHANK LECTURE SERIES
7pm
Located at HdG City Hall, 711 Pennington Ave, featuring a lecture on the history of the Opera House and it's current restoration project given by Tom Fitzpatrick.
Price: Free
Contact: Lockhouse Museum
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: director@lockhousemuseum.org
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


May 17th
NORTH PARK TRAIL WALK
10 AM
This guided nature and historic walk is free to the public. Distance 1.5 miles in 90 minutes. Meet at the Lock House, 817 Conesteo Street.
Price: Free
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


May 17th
Racing to Feed the Hungry
Race Start 8am
Come out to beautiful Havre de Grace Maryland and run or walk your way to good health for a great cause! Sponsored by AMES United Methodist Church, this 5k benefits the Hungry in our local community. Special recognition and awards for the organization with the most walker finishers
Price: Pre- reg. $20, Day of race $25
Contact: AMES United Methodist Church
Phone: 410-802-0008
Email: racing2feedhungry@aol.com
Website: http://www.runnersworld.com/race/BA793D1E-5626-4630-8072-1CB00D61C86A/racing-to-feed-the-hungry


May 17th
8th Annual Secret Garden Tour of Havre de Grace
12- 5pm
View lovely gardens both large and small in historic Havre de Grace. Begins at the Maritime Museum. Sponsored by the Gardens de Grace Club ~ Fundraiser for the Maritime Museum.
Price: $
Contact: Maritime Museum
Phone: 410-939-4800 410-652-9757
Email: gardensdegrace@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


May 17th
Annual Plant Sale and Garden Mart
10am- 6pm
Sponsored by the Gardens de Grace Club on the grounds of the HdG Maritime Museum and Concord Point Lighthouse Keepers House. Plants, Nature Inspired Artisans, Garden Decor, Food Vendors and Children's Corner at the NEW Environmental Center. Composting Workshop. Fundraiser for the HdG Maritime Museum.
Contact: HdG Maritime Museum
Phone: 410-939-4800 410-652-9757
Email: gardensdegrace@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


May 24th to May 25th
Civil War Encampment
11am- 4pm
The Civil War Encampment to commemorate the sesquicentennial. A living history event, explore civil war camp life and the historic trades shared at Steppingstone.
Price: Adults $10, children 12 and under and member- Free
Contact: Steppingstone Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steepingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


May 25th
A Civil War Ladies Tea ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
11am seating
Held at the Steppingstone Farm Museum. Mingle with civil war ladies and learn about manners, society, and hear tales of some famous woman of the Civil War along with afternoon tea.
Price: $25.00
Contact: Steppingstome Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


May 26th
Memorial Day Event
9am- 11am
Memorial Day observances begin at Angel Hill Cemetery at 9am and proceed to Tydings Memorial Park at 11am
Phone: 410-939-0234




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June 2014

June 1st
Tea with Martha Washington ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
seatings at 11am and 2pm
Held at the Steppingstone Farm Museum. Meet America's First Lady and learn about her life as you enjoy afternoon tea in the historic farm house. Martha Washington will join us as she celebrates her birthday.
Price: $25
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


June 6th
HdG Arts Commsision ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30 PM
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ Chesapeake Brass Band ~ Begin your summer with swing, pop and British style music. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Arts Commision
Phone: 410-939-2100
Website: http://chesapeakebrassband.org/


June 6th to June 7th
American Cancer Society: Relay for life of Havre de Grace
6pm- 6am Opening Ceremony 7pm
This overnight event raises funds to support the American Cancer Society and celebrate cancer survivors.
Phone: 410-939-6630 or 443-243-2371
Website: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?pg=entry&fr_id=61491


June 6th
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


June 7th
Upper Chesapeake Hospice Regatta
5pm- 10pm
Watch the sailboat races, dance and dine under a giant tent on the lighthouse grounds and enjoy a live and silent auction and gaming wheel ~ all to benefit the Senator Bob Hooper Hospice House.
Price: $
Phone: 443-643-3469
Email: dtlenzer@uchs.org
Website: http://www.uchs.org


June 7th to June 8th
Celtic Festival ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
11am- 4pm
Held at the Steppingstone Farm Museum, This is an annual celebration of Celtic Heritage in the highlands of Harford County. Scottish and Irish music, food, dancing, sheep herding, living history, storytelling, shopping and more!
Price: Adults $19, Children 12 & under and members free
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


June 13th
HdG Arts Commission ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ Larry Brown Quintet, delight your evening with a variety of jazz music. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: Havre de Grace Arts Commission
Phone: 410-939-2100


June 20th
HdG Arts Commission ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ Dean Sapp & Harford Express, brighten the day's end with bluegrass music. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: Havre de Garce Arts Commission
Phone: 410-939-2100


June 21st
4TH ANNUAL CAR & TRUCK SHOW
9am- 4pm
Presented by American Legion Post 47 S.A.L. Squad 47. Proceeds from the car & truck show will benefit local Veterans in need and our Post home.
Price: $12/ vehicle
Contact: American Legion Post 47 S.A.L. Squad 47
Phone: 410-939-0234
Email: commander@americanlegionpost47.org
Website: http://www.americanlegionpost47.org/


June 21st
Steppingstone Summertime Blues Festival
2pm- 8pm
Come to our beautiful orchard overlooking the Susquehanna River. Enjoy beer, wine, and food while listening to some of the best Blues entertainment in the area.
Price: $25 in advance, $30 at the gate
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


June 27th
HdG Arts Commission ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ The Klassix, flash-back to classic top 40 music & current hits. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Arts Commission
Phone: 410-939-2100
Website: Facebook- The Klassix




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July 2014

July 1st to July 5th
Havre de Grace Independence Celebration Carnival

Bring the family to the annual Independence Celebration Carnival! Rides and attractions for all ages.
Price: $
Phone: 410-939-2100
Website: http://havredegracejuly4.org/


July 4th
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


July 5th
Annual Havre de Grace Parade & Fireworks
Parade 2pm, Concert 7pm, 9:15pm Fireworks
Parade begins at 2pm on Union Avenue. Concert will be at 7pm and Fireworks at Tydings Park to follow at approximately 9:15pm
Phone: 410-939-2100
Website: http://havredegracejuly4.org/


July 6th
Summer Fun Day w/ Lawnmower Races & Classy Car & Cycle Show
11am- 4pm
Family fun day with music; a car and motorcycle show; ice cream eating contest; face painting; kids crafts and games; food; and museum displays.
Price: Adults $10, Children under 12 and members free
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


July 11th
Pirate Fest Weekend! Pirate Pub Crawl
7 PM
Put on your best swashbuckling attire and join in with the Pirates as you visit some of HdG's finest pubs. There will be treasure hunts and prizes along the way.
Price: $
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


July 11th
Hdg Arts Commission ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ EWABO Caribbean, steel drums are featured with a Caribbean flavor. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: The HdG Arts Commission
Phone: 410-939-2100


July 12th to July 13th
Pirate Fest Weekend- Pirate Encampment
10:00-4:00
Discover where the first act of piracy occurred here in Maryland! Visit an authentic Pirate Encampment, complete with skirmishes, music, period clothing and demonstrations.
Price: $
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


July 12th
Pirate Fest 5K Run
8 AM
The 5th annual Pirate 5K course takes you along Havre de Grace's historic Lafayette Trail and beautiful views of the Susquehanna River.
Price: $
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


July 12th
Pirate Fest 7th Annual Pirate Gala
7:00- 11:00 PM
Attend the Gala of the Summer! Come in your best pirate finery and enjoy an evening filled with live music, vitttles and grog.
Price: $$
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


July 12th
CHRISTMAS IN JULY CRAFT SHOW
9am- 3pm
First Annual craft and art show held at the American Legion Post 47, 501 Saint John St, presented by the Auxiliary. Pit beef & drinks by Sons of American Legion. Vendors wanted ~ crafters inside and outside.
Price: Free
Contact: Tammy Ahrens Coakley via facebook
Email: momofmarine22@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.americanlegionpost47.org/


July 18th
HdG Arts Commission ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ Lou Natale Hazz, enjoy a unique variety of jazz selections. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: The HdG Arts Commission
Phone: 410-939-2100
Website: http://projectnatale.com/


July 19th
Suddenly in Command
9am- Noon
Held at the HdG Maritime Museum, this 3-hour boating safety class is designed for those NOT usually at the helm, and will help you "be prepared" to perform the basic tasks needed to bring the situation under control. No charge for First Responders and Active Military.
Price: $25 adults, 15 and under free w/ adult
Contact: Abe Spergel
Phone: 443-504-3880
Email: safeboating2207@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/


July 25th
HdG Arts Commission ~ Concerts in the Park
7:30pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ 229th Army Band, a military music program to foster citizen support and inspire our soldiers at home & abroad fills the air. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. Open to public~ no rain location.
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Arts Commsiion
Phone: 410-939-2100


July 26th
Waterman's Appreciation Day
10am- 7pm
Come to Hutchins Park at the foot of Congress Street to enjoy children's games, a fishing tournament, commercial fishing events and demonstrations...all to bring awareness and education regarding Maryland Watermen.
Contact: Cecil/ Harford Watermen's Association
Phone: 443-255-0414
Email: oilcan177@gmail.com




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August 2014

August 1st
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1800
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


August 8th to August 10th
Havre de Grace Seafood Festival
Friday 3-8, Saturday 10-8, Sunday 10-6
Food, fun and live entertainment on the Chesapeake. Over 100 arts and craft vendors,30 food vendors serving more than 200 different menu items. Seafood delicacies from the bay and beyond. There will be commercial vendors, charity raffle, silent auction and over 45 hours of free live entertainment on three stages.
Price: Free
Phone: 410-939-1525
Email: seafoodfes@aol.com
Website: http://www.hdgseafoodfestival.org/


August 8th
Live Concert featuring Three Dog Night with special guest the Baltimore School of Rock
6:30 PM
Live concert on the water in Tydings Park ~ Havre de Grace MD. Reserved seats $55, Lawn seats $35 and $45 and limited "Inner Circle" Party Tickets available.
Price: $$
Phone: 410-939-1525
Email: seafoodfes@aol.com
Website: http://www.hdgseafoodfestival.org/


August 15th to August 17th
51st Annual Havre de Grace Art Show
Friday 5-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am- 5pm
Juried Artists from throughout the U.S. in Tydings Park overlooking the mouth of the Susquehanna River & headwaters of the Chesapeake Bay. For the whole family! Entertainment, Food, Handicap Accessible, Boat Accessible
Price: Free
Phone: 410-939-9342
Email: hdgartshow@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgartshow.org/




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September 2014

September 5th to October 25th
HAUNTED HISTORY GHOST TOURS
7pm and 8:30pm
Havre de Grace Main Street, Inc. will be hosting Haunted History and Ghost Tours through the historic downtown district on Friday and Saturday evenings. A significant factor in Havre de Grace tours is that the history and murder stories are TRUE stories documented either by newspaper or local historians. And the ghost stories are first-hand accounts told to Main Street from the people who experienced them. Tours are approximately 1 1/2 hours long. Please note that the tours may not be appropriate for children of 8 years and younger. For more info and tickets please contact HdG Main Street, Inc.
Price: $
Contact: HdG Main Street, Inc
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: www.hdghauntedhist@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


September 5th
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


September 6th
26th Annual Children's Arts Festival & Contest
11:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Join us at Millard E. Tydings Park for our annual Children's Arts Festival. For Children ages 3-10. Craft projects, face painting, and entertainment. Children may submit art work (limit 2 per), for the Art Contest, to the HdG Library (August 1 thru Spetember 1)~Open to the Public (no rain location)
Price: Free~ Children must be with an adult
Phone: 410-939-2100


September 13th
NORTH PARK TRAIL WALK
10 AM
This guided nature and historic walk is free to the public. Distance 1.5 miles in 90 minutes. Meet at the Lock House, 817 Conesteo Street.
Price: Free
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


September 20th
City Wide Yard Sale
8am- 4pm
Huge, community-wide event. Yard sales, sidewalk sales, and bargains galore. Rain date September 21
Phone: 410-939-6562 or 410-939-2100
Email: info2@havredegracemd.com


September 27th to September 28th
Fall Harvest & Craft Festival
11am- 4pm
Original Fall Festival with craft booths; scarecrow making; pumpkin painting; apple bobbing & pressing; apple butter making; hay rides; straw maze; bluegrass music; food; and tours.
Price: Adults $10, children under 12 and member free
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.com
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


September 27th
Maritime Museum Crab Feast

Invite fall by having all you can eat Maryland crabs and other Bay foods. Located at the Elks Lodge, 940 Pulaski Hwy.
Phone: 410-939-4800
Email: directorhdgmm@gmail.com
Website: http://www.hdgmaritimemuseum.org/




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October 2014

October 3rd
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


October 10th
HdG Chamber of Commerce ~ Bull & Oyster Roast
6pm- 10:30pm
Held at the HdG Community Center. Door prizes, Chinese Auction, silent auction, 50/50, DJ music and Bruster's Ice Cream. Catering provided by Fast Eddie's Pit Beef.
Price: $50.00
Contact: HdG Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 410-939-3303
Email: hdegchamber1@comcast.net
Website: http://www.hdgchamber.com/


October 11th
7th Annual Graw Days Festival
9am- 6:30pm
Celebration of our horse racing history and Graw Racetrack! Live music, over 100 vendors and crafters, food and beverages.
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


October 25th
Fall Festival at The Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House
1- 5pm
Come to the Lock House for some fall activities to celebrate the end of our open season!
Contact: Lock House Museum
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


October 30th
Halloween Parade presented by the HdG Recreation Committee
6 pm Registration, 6:30 pm Parade begins
Annual Halloween Parade in HdG!! Meet at corner of Washington St. and Congress Ave. to register, come dressed in costume
Phone: 410-939-6724
Email: hdgactivityctr@harfordcountymd.gov


October 31st
Tales and Treats with Heritage Museums of Havre de Grace
6pm- 8pm
Head into Halloween night for special Tales and Treats at all the Heritage Museums of Havre de Grace!
Price: $1.00
Contact: Museums
Phone: 410-939-2299, 410-939-5780, 410-939-3213
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/




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November 2014

November 2nd
Witchy Woman Tea ~ Steppingstone Farm Museum
Seatings at 11am and 2pm
Held at the Steppingstone Farm Museum. Learn the history of Halloween and Witchcraft while enjoying afternoon tea in the Historic farm house for a refined Halloween celebration.
Price: $25
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


November 7th
HDG MAIN STREET PRESENTS: FIRST FRIDAYS!
5pm- 9pm
Enjoy a family friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. Live entertainment, cafe seating, merchant specials and more!
Price: Free
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com/


November 13th
Card Party
Noon- 4pm
Come join us for Fun, Food & Prizes as you play cards with your friends ~ tables of 4 players. Doors open at 11:30 am ․ RSVP by Friday, November 7
Price: $10 per person
Contact: American Legion Auxiliary Unit 47
Phone: 410-939-1444
Email: jbsis737@verizon.net
Website: http://www.americanlegionpost47.org/


November 13th
Veteran's Day Observances
11am
Join members of the American Legion, at Tydings Park, in recognition of our veterans.
Phone: 410-939-0234


November 15th
North Park Trail Walk
10 am
This guided nature and historic walk is free to the public. Distance 1.5 miles in 90 minutes. Meet at the Lock House, 817 Conesteo Street.
Price: Free
Contact: Susquehanna Museum of HdG at the Lock House
Phone: 410-939-5780
Email: lockhousemuseum@gmail.com
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


November 22nd
Thanksgiving Open House with Open Hearth Cooking
1pm- 4pm
Held at the Steppingstone Farm Museum. Open Hearth Cooking Demonstration in the historic farm house featuring Colonial period recipes. The Museum Store will be open for all your Christmas shopping needs.
Price: $3.00
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


November 26th
Susquehanna Ministerium: Thanksgiving Eve Ecumenical Worship
7pm
Located at St. Patrick Church in HdG, 615 Congress Ave.
Phone: 410-937-1790




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December 2014

December 5th
Light Up Night!
6pm
Santa Claus is coming to town!! Join us at 6:00 pm for our annual Christmas Tree lighting by Mr. and Mrs. Santa lighting our Christmas tree to begin our festive holiday season! Following the tree lighting visit Santa at Santaland on Washington Street, then stop by the Mason's Lodge on St. John St. to experience a large scale floor model train garden. While you are in town shop at our festively decorated stores for all your holiday shopping needs!
Contact: HdG Main Street
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.org


December 6th to December 7th
Stepping Stone Farm Museum~ Christmas Open House
11am- 4pm
This event will feature tours of the historic Steppingstone Farmhouse decorated for the holidays; Christmas music; cookies and cider; museum store open for shopping.
Price: Free
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


December 6th to December 7th
"A Christmas Carol" Tea
4pm seating each day
Catch the spirit of the holidays as Dickens comes to life with "A Christmas Carol" as told by Ebenezer Scrooge's sister, Fan, along with a Christmas afternoon tea.
Price: $25
Contact: Steppingstone Farm Museum
Phone: 410-939-2299
Email: director@steppingstonemuseum.org
Website: http://www.steppingstonemuseum.org/


December 6th to December 7th
Christmas Boutique at the Susquehanna Lock House Museum
Saturday 9-4, Sunday 12-4
Shop for hand crafted traditional gifts in a historic setting. Unique items made by the Lock House Ladies. Fresh greens available.
Contact: The Lock House Museum
Phone: 410-939-5780
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


December 6th
Lock House Museum's 42nd Annual Candlelight Tour
4-8pm
(Saturday) Candlelight illuminated streets, Christmas carolers, festive decarations are the setting while you tour selected Havre de Grace historic homes and buildings.
Price: $
Contact: The Lock House Museum
Phone: 410-939-5780
Website: http://www.thelockhousemuseum.org/


December 14th to December 25th
Susquehanna Ministerium: 14th Annual Outdoor Nativity Scene Challenge

Register by calling the Susquehanna Ministerium by December 13th to be recognized for residential and business awards. Open to greater HdG community.
Price: Free
Phone: 410-937-1790


December 28th
Susquehanna Ministerium: HdG Church Tour
2 -4pm
Self-guided tour of the churches of HdG 19th and 20th century churches. Beautiful stained glass windows & Nativity scenes, angelically decorated for Christ's birth.
Price: Free
Phone: 410-937-1790


December 31st
New Year's Eve Duck Drop & Firewroks

Begin the countdown to 2015 by enjoying the annual Duck Drop and Fireworks celebration at 451 Lewis Lane (on the grounds of the Activity Center and HdG Middle School).
Price: Free
Phone: 410-939-2100






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Ongoing Events

April 5th to October 16th
Historic Walking Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, 10am & 2pm by appointment
Havre de Grace is Rich in History! Take our Historic Walking Tour to find out who really discovered Havre de Grace. Find out the significant history that was made in Havre de Grace. Tours begin at Concord Point Coffee, 217 N. Washington Street and are conducted by costumed, professional guides and last for 1 1/2 hours.
Price: $, group rates available
Contact: Main Street, Inc.
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net


October 4th to November 2nd
Havre de Haunts Tours and Paranormal Research
7pm and 8:30pm
TOUR #1 – Phantom Footsteps of Lafayette. Phantom Footsteps of Lafayette takes you through the main part of historic, downtown Havre de Grace, visiting locations that include Lafayette Square, La Cle D’or B&B, Rodger’s House, the State Theatre and the Lincoln Train. Guided tours are 1 1/2 hours long, rain or shine
Price: Adults $14, Child $11 discounted advance purchace
Phone: 410-939-4598
Website: http://havredehaunts.com/


May 3rd to October 25th
Farmers' Market - Every Saturday though October!
9:00am -12:00 noon
Come to Pennington Ave. at Washington St. to enjoy all of the treats from our local farmers. Fresh fruit and vegetables of the season, dairy products, meats, honey, baked goods, cut flowers, pesto and more!
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: hdgmainstreet@verizon.net or rory.white@edwardjones.com
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.org


June 6th to July 25th
Concerts in the park
Fridays 7:30 pm
Millard E.Tydings Park ~ Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy a concert on the waterfront in beautiful Havre de Grace. No Concert on July 4. No Rain Location.
Price: FREE
Phone: 410-939-2100


September 5th to October 25th
Haunted History Ghost Tours
7pm and 8:30pm
Havre de Grace Main Street, Inc. will be hosting Haunted History and Ghost Tours through the historic downtown district. A significant factor in Havre de Grace tours is that the history and murder stories are TRUE stories documented either by newspaper or local historians. And the ghost stories are first-hand accounts told to Main Street from the people who experienced them. Tours are approximately 1 1/2 hours long. Please note that the tours may not be appropriate for children of 8 years and younger. For more info and tickets please contact HdG Main Street, Inc.
Price: $
Contact: HdG Main Street, Inc.
Phone: 410-939-1811
Email: www.hdghauntedhist@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.mainstreethdg.com




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