The weather today will be sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms in the morning. It will then be partly sunny with scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon—highs in the lower 80s and a low of 65. Southwest winds of 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. The chance of rain is 40%. Saturday will be mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms—highs in the upper 70s and a low of 60. West winds of 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph in the morning. The chance of rain is 50%. Sunday will be partly sunny with a 40% chance of showers—highs in the upper 70s and a low of 59.
Check out our online marketplace — there are newly listed docks!
The Executive Alliance recently named First United Corporation to the 20/20 Honor Roll: Gender Diversity in Maryland.
Are you collecting the County commemorative coins? Accident’s coin will be available on Monday, July 4th, at the Accident Fire Hall. Read more about the effort: Garrett County: Celebrating 150 Years of Connecting Communities.
The Board of County Commissioners Meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at Bloomington Volunteer Fire Department. The meeting will also be Live Streamed at https://www.facebook.com/garrettcountygovernment/.
The Deep Creek Lake Lion’s Club Boat Parade will happen this Saturday, July 2. It will start from the McHenry cove at 7:00 PM and will proceed in single file past a number of judging stations along the route. Spectators at the judging stations will vote for their favorite boats.
Independence Day is celebrated by the Town of Oakland on July 3 at Broadford Park. This fireworks display is coordinated and put on by a small number of volunteers and aided by the support of the Deer Park Fire Department, Southern Garrett Rescue, and the Maryland State Fire Marshal.
A Cup of Roses Holistic Care will be doing its first-ever pop-up retail event this Sunday, July 3, from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. All of their products will be for sale, plus some awesome pop-up exclusive items!
Check out the state park’s programs this weekend:
- Park of Champions Mini Hike
- Leave No Trace
- Herp Hike
- Campground Critters
- Scales n’ Tales
- Bird Walk
- Creek Crafts
- Election House Open
- Reptile Encounter
- Tracking and Stalking
- Pups in the Park Hike
- Greg Latta Concert
- Dutch Oven Cooking
- Sang Run “Rocks” Geology Program
- Pollinator Party
- There’s a Fungus Among Us!
Join Mountain Fresh Farmers Market for the open-air farmers market every Saturday, 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!
Deep Creek Lavender Farm will have Fresh Lavender Wreath Making today. Perfect for ages 13 and over. Feel free to come earlier to enjoy a picnic dinner on the farm before the class or sit or pick up a bottle of wine/cider and sit and relax on the deck before the class.
Get out to hear some live music around the area:
- Ridgemont High at Honi-Honi Bar
- Cole Davidson at Sipside Lounge
- Black Dog Hollow at Alpine Lake Resort
- Gina Powell & The Enablers at MoonShadow
- Velveeta at Honi-Honi Bar (July 1 | July 2)
- Easy Street at MoonShadow
- The Remedy at Honi-Honi Bar
- Chris Compton at MoonShadow
- Occasional Reign at Honi-Honi Bar
- Joe Keyes and the Late Bloomer band with special guest WyteOut at MoonShadow