Nov
8
to Nov 10

TOT SWAP

Friday November 8th 2019 - 9 am - 7 pm
Saturday November 9th 2019 - 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday November 10th 2019 - 10 am - 4 pm
Free Admission
Over 300 families selling like-new childrens items. Where savvy moms shop, sell & save!
Information: Robyn Rutland - 301-330-2678 | 9 am - 7 pm
www.totswap.net

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Nov
9
to Nov 10

MARYLAND ALPACA AND FLEECE FESTIVAL

November 9th & 10th 2019. . .9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free Admission & Parking
This fun-filled weekend is a must for early Holiday shopping. Give luxury – Give alpaca!  Soft, warm alpaca garments, fine household accessories
Attn.: Fiber Artists, Spinners, Weavers, Knitters ... Great opportunity to purchase yarns, batting & raw fleeces
Pen Sales of quality Haucaya and Suri Alpacas
Free Seminars on raising alpacas and uses for alpaca fiber
4-H Alpaca Handling Demos, Children’s Crafts.
Great destination for the whole family
Leave your dogs at home
Information: festival@marylandalpacas.org
240-925-6959 or 410-329-3773
www.marylandalpacas.org

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Nov
22
to Nov 24

AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB CONFORMATION SHOWS

NOVEMBER 22, 23 & 24, 2019

THE MARYLAND TURKEY CLUSTER - THREE-DAYS OF ALL-BREED AND OWNER-HANDLER JUDGING, WITH AN AKC FOUNDATION STOCK SERVICE & MISC BREEDS SHOW ON SUNDAY.

For premium list: www. http://infodog.com/show/club_page.htm?ev=2019241001

All events indoors - Building A
Approximately 1,500+ dogs each day in 150 different breeds. 
Show Hours 8:30am - 6:00pm,  Check Judging Program for the time for specific breeds for each day, (published the week before the show at www.infodog.com and linked to www.catoctinkennelclub.org)

FREE ADMISSION
Parking: Exhibitors $3, Spectators $5 per vehicle each day.

Friday & Saturday - November 22 & 23, 2019 - Catoctin Kennel Club
All Breed Judging and Owner Handler competition - Indoors, Building A
NO OBEDIENCE

Catoctin Kennel Club hosts Rally & Obedience Trials at their training facility in Point of Rocks, Md. the following weekend - Nov 29, 30, Dec 1.  Premium list:  http://www.clantyre.net/secserv/Obed/CKC-Premium-2019-March.pdf

CKC Judging Program  Friday & Saturday, November 22 & 23, 2019 (posted a week prior to show)
www.catoctinkennelclub.org

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - Upper Marlboro Kennel Club
All Breed Judging, Owner Handler competition, and FSS & Miscellaneous Breeds Open Show (NO OBEDIENCE) - Indoors, Building A
UMKC Judging Program Sunday November 24 (posted one week prior)
www.infodog.com

PLEASE .. NO STROLLERS OR DOGS NOT ENTERED IN SH

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DOG CLUSTER
Nov
29
to Dec 1

DOG CLUSTER

AKC All-Breed Dog Shows
Approx. 1500 – 2500 dogs each day in approx. 140 different Breeds.
Friday, November 29 , 2019 - Chesapeake  Kennel Club
Saturday, November 30, 2019- Chesapeake Kennel Club
Sunday, December 1, 2019- Northeastern MD Kennel Club
Show hours ..8:00 am-5 pm .. Parking $5.00 .. Admission: FREE
THIS IS AN AKC SHOW
PLEASE .. NO STROLLERS OR DOGS NOT ENTERED IN SHOWS
See you at the show

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BALTIMORE BEAD SOCIETY 11 ANNUAL WINTER BEAD AND JEWELRY SHOW
Jan
18
to Jan 19

BALTIMORE BEAD SOCIETY 11 ANNUAL WINTER BEAD AND JEWELRY SHOW

Saturday January 18, 2020 -10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday January 19, 2020 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Jewelry makers and crafters will find a wide variety of quality supplies from many top venders in the US.
Artisians and designers will show case beautiful finished jewelry highlighting a unique blend of  skill and originial design
Classes are offered in a wide variety of jewelry making techniques by expert instructors
Don't miss the jewelry making demonstrations and raffles for amazing prizes
Admission; $6.00
For information, on line class registration and discount coupons go to www.baltimorebead.org or email info@baltimorebead.com

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PEAK BUILDING MATERIALS
Feb
22
10:00 AM10:00

PEAK BUILDING MATERIALS

Preview Friday, February 21sr 2020 Noon to 6 pm
Auction Saturday, February 22nd 2020
Registration 7:30 Auction 9 am
Information ... 816-474-1982 // 9 am - 4 pm
21st year of Peak Auctioneering building materials auctions at the Howard County Fairgrounds.
All new merchandise.  Everything you could want to build or rehab your home or rental units.
www.peakauction.com

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THE MARYLAND SPORTING DOG SHOW
Feb
28
to Mar 1

THE MARYLAND SPORTING DOG SHOW

The Maryland Sporting Dog Show with all breed events
February 28, 29, and March 1, 2020 Show  each day at 8;00 am till 5:00 pm
Friday February 28, 2020:  All Breed Obedience & Rally
             Potomac Valley Golden Retriever Club Specialty
              Bird Instinct Clinic for Beginners
Saturday February 29, 2020:  All Breed Obedience & Rally
              Sporting Breed Conformation
               Irish Water Spaniel Specialty
               Bird Instinct Clinic for Beginners
Sunday March 1, 2020: All Breed Obedience & Rally
               Sporting Breed Conformation
Parking : $5.00
For Information: showchair@mdsportingdog.org or www.mdsportingdog.org
PLEASE, NO STROLLERS OR DOGS NOT ENTERED IN THE SHOW

February

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Oct
10
to Oct 13

CATONSVILLE KENNEL CLUB

Catonsville Kennel Club, Friday, October 11th 2019 ... 8 am - 5 pm
Catonsville Kennel Club, Saturday, October 12th 2019 ... 8 am - 5 pm
Information--Fran Davis  fransdavis@comcast.net  410-697-3019 or 443-904-2930
National Capital Kennel Club, Sunday October 13, 2019 ... 8 am-5 pm
Information--Al Ferruggiaro  alferrug@gmail.com  240-418-8452
Vendors information: Laura Gilchrist  ckcvendorchair@aol.com

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Oct
6
8:00 AM08:00

2019 CARAFest

 Sunday, October 6th
Howard County Fairgrounds in West Friendship, Maryland

Presented by  Columbia Amateur Radio Association (CARA)

Gates open at 6am for Tailgaters

8am for Public.

Large Tailgate Area

Exhibit Hall spaces w/table & electricity available 

        Under Cover (Barn) Spaces w/electricity Available
Rain or Shine
General Admission Donation $7.00

Kids under 12 FREE

Vendors

Tailgate spaces $20 ea. *

Indoor tables: (Exhibit Hall)  1  - table , $30 ea.*

                                    Additional tables:  2 - 5 tables, $22 ea. , 6+ $20 each

Barn Spaces (under cover):    $30.00 per space*

                * Includes one General Admission ticket  

Commercial Vendors (indoors and outdoors) may set up on Saturday, October 4th after 12noon.


VE’s on site to administer free license exams

DX Card Checking 

Contact David Parkison, KB3VDY, at vendorsales@carafest.org, or (410) 977-1249 

P. O. Box 911, Columbia, MD 21044         http://www.carafest.org         Info@carafest.org

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ATLANTIC COAST GEM & MINERAL EXPO.
Sep
28
to Sep 29

ATLANTIC COAST GEM & MINERAL EXPO.

Saturday, September 28th 2019 .. 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday, September 239th 2019 .. 10 am - 5 pm
Quality Dealers from all over the US.
Jewelry, Gemstones, Minerals & Fossils for sale. 
Jewelry making & gem cutting & related demonstrations.
Exhibits & activities for children (mine for gem stones).
Admission: $6.00 .... Under 12 free
www.gemcuttersguild.com …. 410-832-5906 – evening

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Sep
14
8:00 AM08:00

KIDS NEARLY NEW FALL SALE

Saturday, September 14th, 2019 .. 8 am – 1 pm
140 Booths filled with families and services selling kids stuff for teens (16) - infants..
Back-to-school, holiday/dressy outfits, maternity, Halloween costumes, toys, games, educational items, books, videos, electronics, furniture, cribs, decorative items. Handmade gift items, new/unused items great for gift giving.
Name brand clothing in all sizes ... great condition ... low prices! 
Lots of items for the older kids 6 -14. Bring walking shoes ... small bills ... shopping bags ... kid’s sizes/measurements ... friends ... neighbors ... and a way to take the great stuff home!
Easier to shop/buy without the kids
410-823-6039 evenings 6 – 9 pm .. 
E-mail: kidnearlynewsale@aol.com
Web site: kidsnearlynewsale.com

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HOT TUB & SWIM SPA SALE
Sep
13
to Sep 15

HOT TUB & SWIM SPA SALE

Hot Tub & Swim Spa Blowout Expo
This Weekend, SEPTEMBER 13 - 15, 2019
Howard County Fairgrounds
Hours: Fri 2p-8p, Sat 10a-8p, Sun 10a-5p 
Show Admission Is Free
Save Big on a huge selection of Hot Tubs and Swim Spas from major brands!  Over 60 Hot Tubs will be on display.  Financing is available.

SpaExpo.com

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Sep
7
1:00 PM13:00

CARIBBEAN FOOD AND WINE FESTIVAL 2019

All are invited to our annual Caribbean food, wine & fashion festival at Howard county Fairground. Saturday, September 8th, 2018 will feature linganore, boordy wines, great shoals, and reggae wines. You are allowed to bring your tents, chairs, umbrellas, and coolers. Coolers must contain only ice, bottled water, and a sandwich. Food vendors will be on site. Kids under 12 are free. Complimentary wine tasting fashion show. Sponsors are welcome. Absolutely No Refunds!!!!

Admission: $20.00 per person

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FESTIVAL OF INDIA
Sep
7
11:00 AM11:00

FESTIVAL OF INDIA

Indian Cultural Association Of Howard County
Saturday September 7, 2019
11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
ENTERTAINMENT AND SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA IN MARYLAND! A TASTE OF ALL THINGS INDIAN!PRE - DIWALI CELEBRATION - get ready for the festive season!
Regional Exhibits, Classical & Bollywood Dances, Fashion Show, Tons of DESI Shopping - Clothing, Jewelry, Gifts, Handicrafts, Art Competition, Kids Corner, and more! 
SPONSORS, VENDORS & PERFORMERS, CONTACT US VIA EMAIL -  CONTACT@ICAHOWARD.ORG OR VIA PHONE 410-567-6599. 
Website: www.icahoward.org
"Like" Us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/icahoward

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POW WOW
Jul
20
to Jul 21

POW WOW

EVENT TAKING PLACE IN AIR CONDITIONED FACILITIES
Saturday July 20th, 2019 - 10:00 am - 6:30 pm Parade of Nations noon
Sunday July 21st, 2019 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Admission: Ages 13-up - $9.00, Ages 3-12 - $6.00, Ages 2 and under are free
Discount Coupon for $1.00 available by emailing powwow@vance.net and requesting coupon.
An opportunity for the public to interact with American Indians.
Native American Dancing/Singing, Craft Demonstrations/Story Telling; Native American food items
Information: Barry Richardson - 252-532-0821   7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Email:  powwow@vance.net 

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Jul
4
to Jul 7

DOG CLUSTER

3  AKC All-Breed Dog Shows
Approx. 1500 – 2500 dogs each day in approx. 140 different Breeds.
Vendors selling Dog Items & Food Supplies
Friday, July 5th 2019 - Northeastern Maryland Kennel Club
Saturday, July 6th 2019- Upper Marlboro Kennel Club
Sunday, July 7th 2019- National Capital Kennel Club
Show hours ..7:30 am-5 pm .. Parking $5.00 .. Admission: FREE
THIS IS AN AKC SHOW
PLEASE .. NO STROLLERS OR DOGS NOT ENTERED IN SHOWS
See you at the show
For all Information: www.northeasternmarylandkennelclub.org3

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SPA AND TUB SALE
Jun
7
to Jun 9

SPA AND TUB SALE

Spa, Pool & Patio Expo
June 7-9, 2019 
Howard County Fairgrounds
Hours: Friday 2:00pm-8:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-8:00pm, Sunday 10:00am-5:00p
Show Admission Is Free
Save Big on a huge selection of Hot Tubs and Swim Spas from major brands!  Over 50 Hot Tubs will be on display.  Financing is available.

SpaExpo.com

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JAZZ UNDER THE STARS
May
25
4:00 AM04:00

JAZZ UNDER THE STARS

Join us for the 21st Jazz Under the Stars music festival. Support live music and rising artists in Howard County.
Tickets: $20.   $25 at the door.    Age 5 and under are free.
Check out the hospitality and fun tent for kids
Bring a picnic dinner or enjoy the fantastic food trucks.
Doors open at 4 pm. Music program 5-8 pm.
Seating is not provided. Bring your lawn chairs
For more information and to purchase tickets go to: www.JazzUnderTheStars.com
Email: ghs.JazzUnderTheStars@gmail.com

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