Bring the family out to the Catoctin Gas Engine Show on October 7-8, 2017, at the Wolfsville Ruritan Club in Myersville. See gas and steam engines, antique tractors, cars and trucks, a sawmill demo, crafts, yard sale, food, and much more! View the advertisement on page 18 for more information.

Come out for a good time at Bingo — Money & Coach Bags on October 22, 2017, at the Thurmont Event Complex. Doors will open at 11:00 a.m., with Bingo starting at 1:00 p.m. Bingo features twenty-eight games total, with fourteen games cash prizes, and fourteen games of Coach bags, plus tip jars door prizes, cash bar, and more! View the advertisement on page 8 for more details.

Come out to the 1950’s Night Name That Tune on Friday, October 20, 2017, starting at 7:00 p.m. at the Thurmont Main Street Center. Find out how many songs you know from the roots of 1950’s rock & roll! View the advertisement on page 11 for more details.

Get your tickets today for the Silent Auction & Spaghetti Dinner at the Lewistown Fire Hall on Hessong Bridge Road in Frederick on Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Enjoy 50/50s, vacation raffles, cash beer and wine, and much more! Event benefits Frederick County 4H Therapeutic Riding Program. View the advertisement on page 25 for more information.

The much-anticipated annual Catoctin Colorfest will be held on October 14-15, 2017, in the Community Park on Frederick Road in Thurmont, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is free, and shuttle bus service is available. Colorfest is a nationally recognized juried arts and craft show, which also features great food, entertainment, and much more. View the advertisement on page 13 for more information.

Are you looking for a job? Would you like to change career paths? Mark you calendar for the free Job Fair on October 9, 2017, from 1:00-4:00 p.m., at Mother Seton School in Emmitsburg. Meet employers, network with others, show off your skills, and more. The event is sponsored by Seton Center, Mount St. Mary’s University, and Frederick County Workforce Services. View the advertisement for more information on page 24.

Support the Catoctin High School Class of 2018 Safe & Sane by coming out for their upcoming October fundraising events: Dining for Dollars on October 6 and November 3 at Roy Rogers in Thurmont, from 5:00-8:00 p.m.; Cash Bingo on October 28; and Paint Night w/Laura Day “Let the Sun Shine” on November 11, from 1:00-5:00 p.m. View the advertisement on page 33 for ticket prices and more information about these upcoming events.

Enjoy live entertainment by Forever Young while dining at Mountain Gate Family Restaurant in Thurmont on Mondays, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., as well as Gospel Sings (seating begins at 6:00 p.m.; buffet dining only) on October 3 (buffet dining), October 17 (Damascus Road Trio), and November 7 (Bluegrass Chapel Band). View the advertisement on page 18 for more information.

The Rocky Ridge Volunteer Fire Company is holding a Country Butchering on November 19, 2016, at 13527 Motters Station Road in Rocky Ridge. A pancake breakfast will be served from 6:00-10:00 a.m. Orders must be picked up between 6:00-10:00 a.m. View the advertisement on page 30 to find out how to place your order (orders must be placed by November 12).

This year’s much-anticipated Halloween in the Park will be held on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 6:00 p.m., at Thurmont Community Park. Admission is $3.00 and a canned food donation. Event features haunted hayrides, a haunted house, a magic show, face painting, refreshments, and much more! View the advertisement on page 25 for more information.

Lacie’s Legacy 12th Annual Memorial Walk will be held on Saturday, October 21 at Carroll Valley Park in Fairfield, Pennsylvania. Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. Bring the family out for lots of fun activities, including silent auction, raffles, and more!. View the advertisement on page 43 for more information.

The Rocky Ridge Volunteer Fire Company, located on Motters Station Road in Rocky Ridge, will be holding weekly Money Bingo every Saturday evening in November 2017 through April 2018. Bingo features a guaranteed jackpot, two progressive jackpots, and Rocky Ridge Special. View the advertisement on page 23 for more information.