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    Deep Creek Lake Holiday Activities

    By Stacy Carlson | November 13, 2023

    Deep Creek Lake holiday activities offer something for the entire family. Throughout December, you can visit with Santa, shop local for your gifts, and celebrate the magic of the season. Deep Creek Lake Holiday Activities Christmas in the VillageDecember 1, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm , December 2, 12:00 pm to 8:00 pmSpruce Forest Artisan... Read More

    Arrowhead Cove Dredging Project

    By Stacy Carlson | November 10, 2023

    The Arrowhead Cove dredging project is underway. According to a recent update from the Garrett County Government, Brookfield Renewable U.S. will continue releasing water until the level reaches an elevation of 2456.5′. The goal is to complete this by November 17. This is still within the rule band limits for the water level for this... Read More

    Taylor-Made Trunk or Treat – Thank you!

    By Stacy Carlson | October 27, 2023

    Our second annual Trunk or Treat was held October 25th. It was a beautiful, warm day, and the turnout was spectacular. Our team had an absolute blast handing out candy and running the photo contest, games, and movie. We appreciate everyone who joined us for an evening of Halloween fun. It was such a good... Read More

    Festival of Trees Garrett County

    By Stacy Carlson | October 17, 2023

    The Festival of Trees is the unofficial kick-off to the holiday season in Garrett County. This favorite annual event that has been delighting locals and visitors for years. Festival of Trees – A Time-Honored Tradition This year the Festival of Trees Garrett County is November 24th and 25th. It is always held the Friday and... Read More

    Taylor-Made Trunk or Treat

    By Stacy Carlson | October 12, 2023

    Join us for our second annual Trunk or Treat! All the spooky fun is happening Wednesday, October 25th from 6-8PM at the Taylor-Made office (35 Towne Centre Way, McHenry). Costumes are encouraged! In addition to LOTS of candy, there will be music, games, crafts, and a photo booth. HART for Animals will be there with... Read More

    Autumn Glory Festival Guide

    By Stacy Carlson | August 29, 2023

    The Autumn Glory Festival is October 9-13, 2024. This five-day event celebrates the beauty of fall in Garrett County. Oakland, Maryland frequently makes top ten lists for small towns with exceptional foliage. The Autumn Glory Festival gained international attention in 2007, when listed it tops among fall festivals in the world. Packed with fun events... Read More

    Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival

    By Stacy Carlson | August 15, 2023

    The Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival is September 8-9, 2023 from noon-6PM at the Garrett County Fairgrounds. In its 19th year, it is a favorite late summer event. You can buy tickets in advance to save. Adult tickets are $40.50 when you buy them by September 8th. At the gate, they are $46.... Read More

    Garrett County Summer Photo Contest

    By Stacy Carlson | August 8, 2023

    We’re excited to announce our first ever photo contest! The theme is Garrett County summer fun! We want to see what summer means to you. Enter your best shots for a chance to win a $100 gift card to Dutch’s at Silver Tree. Subject matter can include: Scenic shots State parks On-the-water fun Activities Wildlife... Read More

    Glendale Road Realignment Update

    By Stacy Carlson | July 25, 2023

    The Glendale Road realignment project is underway with a road closure and detour in place since early July. At a recent Garrett County Chamber of Commerce event, the Commissioners said it is on track. The project will remove a curve in Glendale road and provide entrances to the north and south at the front of... Read More

    What’s Up Deep Creek for August 2023

    By Stacy Carlson | July 20, 2023

    What’s Up at Deep Creek? Glad you asked! Here’s the scoop on area happenings for August 2023. Garrett County Agriculture FairJuly 29-August 5Always a favorite summer happening, the fair offers fun for the entire family. Rides, games, food, livestock exhibits, music, and track events are just a few of the ways the fair will keep... Read More