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Thurmont Community Ambulance Co. Hosts Carnival

You won’t want to miss the Thurmont Community Ambulance Company’s Carnival, June 1-5, at the Thurmont Event Complex on Strafford Drive in Thurmont. There’s something for everyone, with a nightly buffet, live music and entertainment, amusement rides, games, fireworks (June 4), and much more! Pre-sale ride tickets are now available for $16. View the advertisement on page 9 for more details and ticket information.

Mt. Tabor Church Park Drive-Thru Festival

Come take home some good home-cooked food at the Mt. Tabor Church Park Drive-thru Festival on June 12, from 3:00-7:00 p.m., located at 13616 Motters Station Road in Rocky Ridge. View the advertisement on page 10 for more information.

Mt. Tabor Church Park Drive-Thru Festival

Come take home some good home-cooked food at the Mt. Tabor Church Park Drive-thru Festival on June 12, from 3:00-7:00 p.m., located at 13616 Motters Station Road in Rocky Ridge. View the advertisement on page 10 for more information.

Frederick County Parks & Rec’s Summer Camps and Programs

Frederick County Parks & Recreation’s many summer camps and programs are starting soon! Enrollment is now open for over 150 camps, including tennis, hiking, fitness, nature, and more! View the advertisement on page 30 to find out more information about the various camps and programs.

2021 Outdoor Gun & Cash Bash

The Thurmont Community Ambulance Company is holding an Outdoor Gun & Cash Bash on Saturday, August 7, at the Thurmont Event Complex on Strafford Drive in Thurmont. Gates open at 10:00 a.m. Bring your lawn chairs and canopy; food, beer, wine coolers, and soda are included from noon to 5:00 p.m. No coolers are allowed. Drawing begins at 11:45 a.m., with a winner every five minutes! Tickets are $20 per person (no one under 18). View the advertisement on page 8 for more details and ticket information.

Vendors Invited for Sale/Yard Sale/Flea Market

Vendors and shoppers are invited for the Vendor Sale/Yard Sale/Flea Market at D&L Auction Barn, 17319 North Seton Avenue in Emmitsburg on June 26, from 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Vending spaces are $20.00 each. View the advertisement on page 28 and call 301-788-9948 for more information.

Celebration of Life of Margaret Stull

A Celebration of Life will be held in honor of Margaret Stull on June 19, at Thurmont Community Park, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. View the advertisement on page 12.

Destination Dig Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Church

The First Baptist Church in Thurmont is holding a Vacation Bible School: Destination Dig, Unearthing the Truth About Jesus, on July 18-22, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., for ages five to fifth grade. View the advertisement on page 37 for information on how to register.

Emmitsburg Community Heritage Day

Mark your calendars and plan for a day of fun, sun, and hometown celebration at Emmitsburg Community Heritage Day on Saturday, June 26, at E. Eugene Myers Memorial Park in Emmitsburg, starting at noon. Enjoy great food, games, demonstrations, horseshoe tournament, kids play area, frisbee golf, a parade, fireworks, and much more! View the advertisement on page 13 for more details.

Emmitsburg Community Heritage Day Parade

Pre-register by June 25 for the Emmitsburg Community Heritage Day Parade on Saturday, June 26, starting at 5:00 p.m. Participants will meet for the parade lineup on Mountainview Road at 4:30 p.m. View the advertisement on page 13 for more information on how to register today!

Bingo — Every Friday Night

Come out to the Thurmont Event Complex every Friday night to play bingo! Doors will open at 5:00 p.m.; Bingo starts at 7:00 p.m. Bingo also features tip jars, food, and a jackpot up to $1,000! Proceeds benefit Thurmont Community Ambulance. View the advertisement on page 32 for more information.

Free Outdoor Wedding Open House at ThorpeWood

ThorpeWood in Thurmont is holding its free Outdoor Wedding Open House on Sunday, July 18, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Come to tour its 155-acre property, meet dozens of vendors, taste delicious food, and much more! View the advertisement on page 31 for more information.

Father’s Day Raffle

Graceham Volunteer Fire Company 18 on Graceham Road in Thurmont is holding a Father’s Day BBQ Raffle on June 19, at noon. Tickets are $20 for seven chances to win! View the advertisement on page 29 for BBQ packages offered and for ticket contact information.

Thurmont Farmers Market

Pick among locally made sauces, a large variety of baked goods, organic greens and peppers, Angus beef, vegetable plants, hand-crafted items, and much more at the Thurmont Main Street Farmers Market at the Thurmont Municipal Parking Lot on South Center Street. Market is held every Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to noon, until September 25. View the advertisement on page 23 for more information.

Rocky Ridge Volunteer Fire Company’s Famous Sandwich Sale

Purchase your Rocky Ridge Volunteer Fire Company’s famous country ham sandwich (individually wrapped) on Friday, June 25, from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the Rocky Ridge Activities Building on Motters Station Road. Sandwiches are $5.00 each. View the advertisement on page 17 for more information.

A Day In The Park is Back for 2021

The Town of Thurmont presents A Day In The Park, for kids in grades first through eighth, on July 26-30, from 8:30 a.m.-noon, 21 Frederick Road in Thurmont (large pavilion). View the advertisement on page 12 for how to register. Register early (only registering 30 children).

Golden Gears’ Bingo for Veterans

The Golden Gears Car Club of Frederick is holding its 3rd Annual Bingo for Veterans on July 24, at Frederick Elks Lodge #684 on Willowdale Drive in Frederick. All are welcome. Doors open at 5:00 p.m.; Bingo starts at 6:00 p.m. The cost is $20.00 for advance tickets. Bingo features 16 regular games, specials, 50/50, food, door prizes, and more! View the advertisement on page 18 for more information.

2021 Wolfe Auctions Sales

Wolfe Agricultural Auctions is holding a Livestock Sale on June 4, a Tack Sale on June 18, and a Horse Sale & Tack Sale on June 19 at The Eyler Stables in Thurmont, as well as a Summer Contractor’s Auction on June 25 in York Springs, Pennsylvania. View the advertisement on page 33 for times.

Wine & Money Bingo

Mark your calendars for the Wine & Money Bingo at the Thurmont Event Complex on June 27, for some great bingo fun!  Doors will open at 11:00 a.m. Bingo will begin at 1:00 p.m. (includes 24 games, plus a half-time game and a final game). Cash bar and food will be available, plus 50/50 and tip jars. Proceeds benefit the Thurmont Community Ambulance. View the advertisement on page 20 for more details and ticket information.

SAAC Group of Maryland’s 11th Annual Spring Show at Crouse Ford

SAAC Group of Maryland’s 11th Annual Spring Show will be held on Sunday, July 25, at Crouse Ford in Taneytown. Show cars must be “powered by Ford.” Registration is from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Dash plaques to the first 100 entries; awards balloting from noon-2:00 p.m. Pre-registration is $15. View the advertisement on page 13 for more information.

2021 Roar Like A Lion Day

The Thurmont Lions Club presents Roar Like A Lion Day, a day of service for our community, on June 6, at the Thurmont Community Park, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Bring the whole family! The Lions Club will host multiple activity tables where you and your family can get involved and give back to your community, including seedlings for the environment, gift boxes for pediatric patients, and much more. View the advertisement on page 49 for more details.

Celebration of Life of John & Elizabeth Ammenheuser

A Celebration of Life will be held in honor of John and Elizabeth Ammenheuser on June 13, at Thurmont Community Park, from 1:00-3:30 p.m. There will be a short spoken tribute at 1:45 p.m. View the advertisement on page 38.

Vigilant Hose Company’s Six of Hearts Drawing

Vigilant Hose Company’s Six of Hearts Drawing is every Monday at 7:00 p.m. The cost is $5.00 per chance. You could win big! Use the Main Street Museum entrance on Main Street in Emmitsburg. Watch the weekly drawing live on Facebook. View the advertisement on page 18 for more details.

The Amish Outlaws

You won’t want to miss The Amish Outlaws, performing at the Thurmont Event Complex, on July 10! Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. Music will begin at 9:00 p.m. Food and a cash bar will be available. Tickets are $10.00 at the door (tickets will be honored from previous 2020 sale). View the advertisement on page 20 for more information.