Washington County Md Rural Heritage Special Events

2017 Special Events

August 26– Heritage Spudfest– 10:00a.m-4:00p.m.
August 27– Heritage Spudfest– 11:00a.m.-4:00p.m.
Experience Rural Heritage first-hand!
During the 15th Annual Spudfest, families will enjoy a free one of a kind event that spotlights the potato and its growing process.  On Saturday, Potatoes planted in the Spring are harvested by a horse-drawn plow.  Children can “get dirty” in the potato patch by picking up the crop.  Children must register before 10:45a.m.  Potato pickin’ starts promptly at 11am.  Special activities and features offered throughout the weekend:  Museum tours, kitchen with potato food menu, children’s activities , garden information and activities with the Master Gardeners, outdoor artisan bread baking, Antique Tractor Show and Pull, and much more.  Many activities on Sunday! 

October 1– Apple Fest- 1:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Join the RHM in celebrating the growing of the Apple!  Great family fun activities and demonstrations. 

December 2– Holiday Open House & Village Tours- 1:00p.m.-4:00p.m. 
December 3– Holiday Open House & Village Tours- 1:00p.m.-4:00p.m.
Visit Santa Claus in an authentic sleigh for picture taking opportunities;  Special Holiday decorations; Punch and cookies served; Artisan bread  tasting .  Special Holiday Village Tours.


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