The 49th Annual Autumn Glory Festival was one for the books! Oakland maintained gorgeous weather, two huge parades and the Maryland State Police are estimating over 50,000 people. There were over 76 events, shows, sales, exhibits, demonstrations, etc. spread over the 4 day event. Next year's festival is slated for October 11-15, 2017. Hope to see you in Our Great Small Town!
Maryland State Banjo, Fiddle and Mandolin Championships presented by the Greater Oakland Business Association
The Maryland State Banjo, Fiddle & Mandolin Championships in 2015 will be held October 9th & 10th.Doors open at 6pm, program start at 7pm at Southern High School. The best sounds of the Appalachian Mountains are showcased by musicians of all ages as they compete for prizes and the state title! Featured talent includes Steve Smith from the Steve Smith Band (Fri. night) and Rhythm & Rubbish from Crellin Elementary School (Friday & Saturday nights)! Presented by The Greater Oakland Business Association. Admission fees are $15, $12 in advance & receive "preferred seating", under 10 free. For more information call 301-334-2691. Click on the link below for more information or for contestant applications.