The weather today will be sunny with highs around 70 and a low of 51. North winds of around 5 to 10 mph. The chance of rain is 45%. Saturday will be mostly sunny, with highs in the lower 70s and a low of 54. North winds of around 5 mph. Sunday will be partly sunny with a 50% chance of showers —highs in the lower 70s and a low of 56.
Check out Trout’s Seafood list available this weekend! Ordering ahead is suggested. Visit Trout’s page for pricing and details.
County United Way will be having their annual “Stuff the Bus” school supply drive to benefit students in Garrett County has returned this year. Stuff the Bus will take place today, Friday, August 12, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM in the Walmart parking lot in Oakland. Walmart is helping by allowing a bus to be parked in their parking lot so that volunteers can fill it with school supplies.
Bring your pets to Sang Run for a day of pet merriment! There will be pet crafts, pet hayrides, and pet treats! You can also volunteer to take a shelter dog for a walk!
Everyone is invited to the Sirens & Tractors Family Safety Day on August 14. This is open and free to the public. Activities for all the family!
Join Oakland Church of the Nazarene for GloryWay outdoors this Sunday at Bethel Outdoor Facility. A love offering will be received.
The Woman Summer Workshop, Becoming an Outdoors Woman, will be held this weekend at Garrett County 4-H Center.
The local state parks have a lot of programs to offer this weekend: Pickle Making Demonstration, Monarch Search, Pipe Dream, Campground Critter, Election House Open House, Creek Crafts, Reptile Encounter, Park Of Champions Mini Hike, Leave No Trace, Shell-fies and Pollinator Party
Presented by Maryland Legal Aid, free help for your civil legal issues at the Oakland Library!
Join Mountain Fresh Farmers Market for the open-air farmers market every Friday from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in Downtown Oakland! You will find fresh produce, plants, meats, eggs, baked goods, jams & jellies, body care items, and crafts all made and grown by the vendor!
Another fully booked entertainment this weekend! Check out the local bands that will be playing around the area:
- 18 Strings at Honi-Honi Bar
- Greg Short & Friends at MoonShadow
- Giants of Science at Honi-Honi Bar
- Surrender Dorothy at Honi-Honi Bar
- Tom Batchelor Band at MoonShadow
- Ted & Company at MoonShadow
- Toga Party with Boathouse at Honi-Honi Bar
- Philip Hough at MoonShadow
- Double Take at Honi-Honi Bar