Weekends on Wednesdays
Farms, Corn Mazes, Haunted Houses and Such:
Summer's Farm (Frederick)
Fun-on-the-Farm attractions with 12 acre themed corn maze, pick-your-own pumpkins, hayrides, pig races, jumping pillow, barn animals, & more!
Fall Harvest Days (Westminster)
Scarecrow making, wagon rides, apple butter making, country food, crafts, entertainment, old-fashioned games and farmhouse tours.
3rd Annual Zombie Run (Westminster)
Saturday! Survive an all-terrain trail, hang on to your flags while being chased by hordes of Zombies! Benefits Washington Road Community Trail upkeep. On-line tickets: $25; Race-day: $30. Zombie prep-7am; day of registration-8:30am; Zombie staging-9:30am; Race-10am.
Carroll County Corn Maze (Westminster)
Corn Maze theme Farming: Past and Present. Straw maze, kids activities, and more. Group times & rates available. Children 3-12 years old enter for $5 each.
Bennett's Curse Haunted House (Baltimore)
Visit the Worlds Best & Scariest Haunted House Now located in the shadow of the M&T Bank Stadium.
Bowles Farms (Clements)
Corn maze, petting zoo, wagon rides, mini straw maze, corn box, pumpkins, food, and lots of family fun.
Eye Spy Halloween Trains (Rockville)
Bring the kids for a ride on our miniature train all done up for Halloween. They will spy items in the woods as they ride. Great for kids 8 & under. Under 2 are free with paying adult.
Butler's Orchard (Germantown)
Pumpkins, hayrides, pony rides, hayloft jumping, food, crafts, animals, live entertainment, straw maze, giant slides. Every Saturday & Sunday in October.
Pick-your-own pumpkins, hayrides, pony rides, scarecrow making, face painting, petting zoo, food, farm market, ice cream and play area. Our annual Fall Harvest Festival, every weekend in October, is an experience full of family farm fun!! Enjoy our scenic hay wagon ride across beautiful Carroll County farmland as we take you to the pumpkin field where you can stay as long as you like, searching for pumpkins that are just your style! The wagons also go to our pick your own apple orchards!
Forrest Hall Farm (Mechanicsville)
Family fun on the farm. Corn maze, hayrides, farm animals, play area, picnic area. Free apple or small pumpkin included with admission ticket. Group discounts. Farm shop. Jul-Nov.
Fright Fest (Upper Marlboro)
Six Flags America is preparing to unleash the biggest Halloween event in the region, Fright Fest®, Sept 26 – Nov 1. With 24 haunted attractions! The park is totally transformed into a Halloween playground. Experience all your favorite rides in the dark.
Mr. Maxwell Fink, noted parapsychologist and researcher of the Ouija® Talking Board, will lead guests through a truly thrilling evening of theater, magic and mystery. Hurry, tickets go quickly-- Carroll Mansion
Havre de Haunts Tours (Havre de Grace)
Ghost tours of Historic Havre de Grace. Guides have extensive experience with the ghostly and the paranormal. Experience Havre de Grace thru the eyes of its bygone residents.
Savage Mill Ghost Tours (Savage)
Discover Historic Savage Mills paranormal activity that continues to haunt resident artists today. The tour takes place in a unique shopping destination, with indoor and outdoor settings. Before the tour begins, guests can enjoy 10 % off dinner at Rams Head Tavern (with valid proof of ticket purchase).
Special Historic Hauntings (Annapolis)
Guided Ghost Tour with stories based on real reports. Go inside the most haunted home in Annapolis, the James Brice House! Might be only this weekend!
Kasper's Kastle (Benedict)
Kasper’s Kastle is a fall extravaganza with hayrides, a petting zoo, hay maze and pumpkin patch.
Lawyer's Farm (Thurmont)
Visit the state’s largest corn maze—5 of them—then try out the 75mph pumpkin-shooting air cannon. Launch pumpkins at giant Transformer targets, bonfires, teepee, hay maze, movies & more!
Madison Fields (Dickerson)
The Amazing Maze, an eight-acre corn maze, is a fun agri-experience for people of all ages! Proceeds go to Madison House Autism Foundation
A-MAZE-ING Corn Maze Weekends (Queenstown)
This fall Warrington Farm will be offering the unique opportunity to experience some country fun! Get lost in our cow themed six acre corn maze or enjoy the petting zoo. Pumpkins, decorative corn, mums, holiday orders for fresh turkeys & homegrown fresh Angus Beef will be for sale as well!
Bedlam in the Boro (Manchester)
Super scary old fashioned haunted hayride and house of terror and not-so-scary hayride for kids of all ages. There will be food, games and more! Open rain or shine.
Belmont Ghost Hike (Elkridge)
Hike the trails at Belmont near Patapsco State Park and search for the ghosts of Belmont! Saturday only!
Giant Halloween Beach Maze (Ocean City)
Massive Beach Maze. Children meander the beach maze where wicked witches, pirates, scarecrows and ghouls hide out. Scary!!!!
Calvert County Farm Festival (Prince Frederick)
Get to know Calvert County's rural community by spending the day on five working farms. This weekend only
Bookfield Pumpkins (Thurmont)
Petting Zoo, Corn Table, Milk a Cow, Corn Maze, Face Painting, Hay Ride to Pumpkin Patch
Halloween Family Day (DC)
Smithsonian American Art Museum--An afternoon of spooky craft activities, scavenger hunts and live music and performances. Halloween costumes welcomed and encouraged. At the Kogod Courtyard. Free. Saturday only
Clarks Elioak Farm (Ellicott City)
Petting farm animals * Hayrides * Cow Train Rides * Pony Rides * Birthday Parties * Educational Tour * Enchanted Pine Tree Forest * Special Weekend Events * Enchanted Forest Attractions * Fall Season Pumpkin Patch
Rodger's Farms (Greenspring Valley)
Old Bay Themed Maze, Pumpkin, Hay Rides, Farm Animal Zoo, Mini Maze, Corn Sandbox, Authentic Tee Pee, Hay Play Area, Local Produce and Farm Grown Seasonal Decor.
Gaver Farm (Mt. Airy)
Open from 10 am – 6 pm daily for our Fall Fun Festival, pick your own pumpkins and Farm Market featuring pumpkins, apples, ciders, baked goods, decor and more! Corn Maze, farm animals, giant slides, jumping pillow and over 45 farm activities!
Summers Farm (Frederick)
Open in the Fall each year with an old-fashioned Harvest Festival — featuring a Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, more than 30 activities, live weekend music, fireworks, finger-lickin’ good food … and lots more!
TLV Tree Farm (Glenelg)
During the month of October Triadelphia Lake View Farm opens up its adjacent acres of pumpkin patches. Bring your family and let Farmer Brown take you on a Hay ride to the pumpkin patch. There you can choose that special pumpkin to make your fall celebration one to remember. We have farm animals for you to take a look at, a children's corn maze, a Hay Bale maze and many other fun activities.
The Music Man (Bowie)
Award-winning community theatre presents classic musical! This is family friendly entertainment to be shared with every generation.
A Midsummer's Night's Dream (Towson)
For a wild night of love, laughs and lunacy, enjoy the magical mayhem of merrymaking as a myriad of mismatched couples, mischievous fairies and misguided misfits
Maryland Home and Garden Show (Timonium)
Expert antique appraisals, life-changing home technology, hundreds of knowledgeable contractors and crafts are what homeowners will find at the Maryland Home & Garden Show.
Stanstock Music Festival (Parkville)Maryland's Ultimate Musical Family Reunion Returns to McAvoy's. Baltimore Bands play music that takes you back to the 70's, 80's, 90's.
Autumn Wine Festival (Salisbury)
Explore Maryland wine from one picturesque location. Held in partnership with the Maryland Wineries Association.
Fall Festival (Middletown)
South Mountain Creamery: Join us at our 14th annual Fall Festival, featuring yummy food, kids' activities, live music, and, new this year, a Cornhole Tournament on Sunday! The festival is at our farm on Saturday October 17 -- 10a - 5p, and Sunday, October 18 -- 11a - 5pm Free admission and Donation parking.
Bel Air Film Festival (Bel Air)
7th Annual Town of Bel Air Film Festival Oct 15-17 at Bel Air Reckord Armory! Harry & Snowman features Glena Avila as a single mother in her 30's whose dream is to become a professional mixed martial artist.
Clifford the Big Red Dog- Live! (Frederick)
The beloved children's character comes to life in this interactive musical! ASL-interpreted
Jessy J & the Grainger Brothers (Annapolis)
Jazz at Ram's Head Stage
7th Annual American Indian Festival (Upper Marlboro)
Celebrate Native American Indian culture and heritage with live traditional music, dancing, storytelling, archery, exhibits and crafts.
Art @ the Park (Annapolis)
Anne Arundel County Recreation & Parks and The Friends of Quiet Waters Park present: Art@the Park 2015 – Quiet Waters Park 70+ unique artists. Fiber, Photography, Mixed Media, Ceramics, Wood, Painting, Applications for this juried exhibition are NOW OPEN and CLOSE Saturday April 4, 2015 (late application through 4/11 with $10 late fee.) Apply online at Juried Art Services (under Art@the Park 2015)
Baltimore Running Festival (Baltimore)
Various types of races are available, as well as a fitness expo and festivities for runners of all ages held throughout the day.
Beards, Beer & Brats (Mount Airy)
This event will offer a beer, bratwurst and sausage tasting. The festival will feature a 16+ category beard and mustache competition.
Berlin Octoberfest (Berlin)
German music, food and dancing. Crafts, Beer Garden, children's activities, face painting
Oktoberfest (Havre de Grace)
Savor authentic German Fare by Prost Restaurant as well as a variety of other foods from local caterers in downtown Havre de Grace. Enjoy German beer and wine while listening to a Bavarian band and dancers.
Enjoy the legendary rock and roll sounds of Chicago, considered one of the longest running and most successful pop/rock ‘n’ roll groups in history.
Phil Vassar (Annapolis)
Country at Ram's Head on Stage
Autumn Harvest Music Festival (Fulton)
Celebration of food, beer, music and community!i Live music will be performed all day. A variety of food trucks will provide local flavor. Vendors, artists and plenty of family fun!
Taste of Howard County (Ellicott City)
Cheers to 30 years!! Fabulous restaurants offer their time and delicious fare at this great event benefitting Gilchrist Hospice Care.
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Box (Owings Mills)
What did those silly dinosaurs really sound like?! Your little ones will have the opportunity to find out in this interactive program.
Cookies and Canvas (Baltimore)
How about some cookies and a nice cup of paint? The BMI hosts Cookies & Canvas, a painting class for kids.