Sunday, March 24, 2013
The annual race will bring hundreds of women to Havre de Grace on April 14.
Registration has opened for the Women's 5K by the Bay. Now in its seventh year, the Women's 5K by the Bay starts at Tydings Park and takes participants around the Havre de Grace waterfront and historic downtown. Organizers announced this week that a maximum of 1,000 women will be allowed to sign up for the April 14 event, which raises funds for various charities. This year's recipients are the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Team in Training program and the Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna. Registering for Women's 5K by the Bay To participate, register online at www.charmcityrun.com. Women over 60 years of age get a $10 discount. Runners can also sign up at Charm City Run in Bel Air on April 12 from 3 to 7 p.m., and on April 13 from 11 a.m…
Saturday, March 23, 2013
The festival will be at Havre de Grace High School.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
There are plenty of events going on March 2 and 3 in greater Havre de Grace.
Here's what's happening around town this weekend. In addition, check out our weekend music lineup to find out who's playing where. SATURDAY, MARCH 2 Maryland Reptile Show When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday Where: Havre de Grace Community Center (100 Lagaret Lane) Why Go: Snakes and other creatures will be on exhibit. Cost: $7 for adults, $3 for children (2 to 6 years) Women Build Clinic When: 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday Where: Lowe's (425 N. Maudlin Avenue) in North East Why Go: Learn how to install interior siding in a workshop sponsored by Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna. Cost: Free Coakley's Beach Party When: Saturday evening Where: Coakley's Pub (406 Saint John Street) Why Go: Two words—limbo contest Cost: No cover SUNDAY, MARCH 3 Homemade …
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Catch hip-hop, classic rock and a musical in Havre de Grace and surrounding towns this weekend.
Those looking to catch some live music this weekend have an eclectic variety of national and regional acts to choose from. Here's what's on tap this weekend: Friday, March 1 Who: Muddy River Blues Band Where: Tidewater Grille, 300 Franklin Street, Havre de Grace Time: 8 p.m. Cost: No cover Who: Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def Where: Rams Head Live, 20 Market Place, Inner Harbor, Baltimore Time: Doors 8 p.m., Show 9 p.m. Tickets: $40, purchase here What: The King and I Where: Havre de Grace High School, 700 Congress Avenue, Havre de Grace Time: 7 p.m. Tickets: $10 for adults, $7 for students and seniors Who: Psycho Killers (Talking Heads Tribute), Trace Friends Mucho Where: The 8x10, 10 E. Cross Street, Federal Hill, Baltimore Time: Doors 8 p.m. …
Sunday, February 24, 2013
A heated competition and wedding preparations are some of the events slated for Sunday.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Laurrapin's chili cookoff and several other events are also on tap.
WINTER WIPE-OUT PARTY Where: MacGregor's (331 Saint John St.) When: 8 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Feb. 22 Why Go: There will be entertainment from Paul McGuire and the Rowdy Boys at this benefit sponsored by Biller's Bikes for the Fallston Animal Rescue Movement. Cost: Free to attend; pet care donations welcome. WRESTLING TOURNAMENT Where: Havre de Grace High School (700 Congress Ave.) When: 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 22; and 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23 Why Go: The best of the best will duke it out at the East region's 1A/2A tournament. Cost: $5 BLACK HISTORY CELEBRATION Where: St. John's Episcopal Church (114 N. Union Ave.) When: 3–5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23 Why Go: Griots Wa Umoja, a dance and drumming group dedicated to African …
Friday, January 25, 2013
See what's going on around Havre de Grace, and add your own events in the comments.
Havre de Grace C.A.T. Club Where: Rochambeau Plaza (Washington at St. John Street) When: 8–9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26 Why Go: Help beautify your city for an hour with Citizens Against Trash. Cost: Free Vintage Hunting, Fishing and Collectibles Show Where: Level Fire Hall (3633 Level Village Road) When: 9 a.m.–4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26 Why Go: Scope out decoys, fishing lures, guns, ammo and more. Proceeds benefit the Havre de Grace Decoy Museum and Level Volunteer Fire Company. Cost: $6 CrossFit Open House Where: Havre de Grace CrossFit (516 Young Street) When: 11 a.m.–1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26 Why Go: Meet fitness instructors and watch demonstrations of this new approach to working out. Cost: Free Bridal Open House Where: La Banque …
Friday, January 18, 2013
See what's going on around town, and add your own events in the comments.
Havre de Grace C.A.T. Club Where: Rochambeau Plaza (convergence of Washington, St. John and Green) When: 8 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19 Why Go: Help beautify your city for an hour with the newly formed Citizens Against Trash. Cost: Free Susquehanna Hose Company Duck Dunk Where: Millard E. Tydings Park (Commerce at S. Washington) When: 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19 Why Go: Patch's Associate Regional Editor Sean Welsh will be participating in the second annual event, in which dunkers raise money for the Susquehanna Hose Company. Breakfast at Bill Bateman's (2027 Pulaski Hwy.) is $8 for supporters between 8 and 9:45 a.m. Dunkers eat free. Cost: Free to watch; donations welcome. Guest Bartender Night Featuring Main Street Where: Laurrapin Grille (…
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Find things to do between now and New Year's Day in the Havre de Grace area.
Gambling at Hollywood Casino When: Friday, Dec. 28, through Thursday, Jan. 3 Where: 1201 Chesapeake Overlook Way in Perryville Why Go: It’s the first weekend that casinos in Maryland can stay open 24 hours, after expanded gambling passed through referendum. Live Music at Tidewater Grille When: 8 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29 Where: 300 Franklin Street in Havre de Grace Why Go: Folk-rock band Sabrina! plays. Live Music at Laurrapin Grille When: 7–11 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29 Where: 209 N. Washington Street in Havre de Grace Why Go: Local Chris Walters takes the stage. Havre de Grace Church Tour When: 2–4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 30 Where: Havre de Grace United Methodist Church is the starting point Why Go: It's the 14th year of this event, …
Friday, December 14, 2012
Santa's coming to town and so is one of the Ravens.
Bernard Pollard Visits Harford County Where: Pat’s Pizzeria at 1961 Pulaski Hwy. in Edgewood When: 7–9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14 Why Go: In addition to Ravens safety Bernard Pollard, Mrs. Maryland America 2013 will be there. Cost: $25 American Legion Hosts Whiskey Reign Where: American Legion Post 47 Lounge (501 Saint John St.) When: 8 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Dec. 14 Why Go: Baltimore-based rock band Whiskey Reign will play. Cost: Tickets are $10 Breakfast with Santa Where: Tidewater Grille (300 Franklin St.) When: 9–11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15 Why Go: Take your child’s picture with Santa, and fill up on the breakfast buffet. Cost: $10 for breakfast buffet, free for children under 5 Santa Brunch at Bulle Rock Where: Silks Restaurant (…