Friday July 15, Saturday July 16, Sunday July 17

The weather today will be sunny with highs in the upper 70s and a low of 58. East winds of around 5 mph, becoming west in the afternoon. The chance of rain is 10%. Saturday will be partly sunny with highs in the upper 70s and a low of 62. South winds of around 5 mph. The chance of rain is 20%. Sunday will be partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms—highs around 80 and a low of 63. The chance of rain is 50%.

ATTENTION! The Raleigh Ringers concert for Sunday has been postponed. I’ll keep you updated as I know the rescheduled date!

The Tri-County Council for Western Maryland and the Garrett County Department of Business Development are asking the public to submit responses to a survey where feedback will be used to create a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy.

After a week of writing, participants from four separate workshops will take to the new stage in Mountain Lake Park for a public reading. The welcome begins at 5:45 with a Creative Writing (Grades 3-5), Songwriting (adult), and Creative Writing (Grades 6-8) presentations. GPS 600 Spruce Street. Oakland, MD  21550.

It’s time for some amazing deals during Cashmere Clothing Co’s Christmas in July!

Visit the “Dog Days of Summer” Market at Shabby Patina.

Shootout at the Depot tells the true story of a deadly 1890s gunfight in Parsons, West Virginia — and a riveting murder trial that tears a community apart! Featuring real-life courtroom drama with costumed community presenters, great music, and expert historical commentary. Join us this Saturday, July 16, 2022, at the (old) Tucker County Courthouse, First and Walnut Streets in Parsons. Doors open, and music begins at 1:30 PM; historian remarks and courtroom program begin at 2:00 PM; followed by a 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM reception at the historic “Parsons Station” Western Maryland Railroad Depot (just across the street).

Here are the state park’s programs this weekend:

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 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!

Another fully booked entertainment this weekend! Check out the local bands that will be playing around the area: