Events - The Southern Beekeeper

Where to find us next

Come see us at the following locations and events!

Sep 19 - Sep 20

Artfest 2020

Join us in Solomons, Maryland - where the Patuxent River meets the Chesapeake Bay - for a fabulous weekend of the visual and performing arts with 175 artists booths, 35 performers on four stages, activities for kids, great food, wine & beer, and much more!

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

AnnMarie Gardens, 13470 Dowell Rd, Solomons, MD 20688

https://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/artsfest-2015

Sep 25

Friendly Friday Market

n addition to supporting local vendors whose wares will be featured, this event will celebrate the selfless volunteers who make our community a better place while providing opportunities for you to also extend a helping hand! Donations of non-perishable food, produce and/or warm-weather clothing will be collected that day to help those in need in our own community. Learn about the work being done by non-profits in our local community who directly support those who are most vulnerable and find ou

4:00pm - 8:00pm EDT

Sotterley Plantation, 44300 Sotterley Lane Hollywood, MD 20636

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/friendly-friday-market-tickets-116134191493

Oct 3 - Oct 4

Riverside WineFest at Sotterly Plantation (Tenative)

Don't miss this popular, long-running wine festival on the grounds of beautiful Historic Sotterley Plantation. Celebrate the best of Maryland wines with over 20 MD wineries, live music, local food, cooking demos, local beer tastings, and artisan marketplace. Admission.

12:00pm - 6:00pm EDT

Sotterley Plantation 44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood, MD 20636

Nov 20 - Nov 22

Maryland Christmas Show

Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. For the 35th season visitors from near and far will discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event. The Maryland Christmas Show, located in historic Frederick City, brings together many fine artisans and merchants to make your holiday shopping an enjoyable event. The show offers seven buildings and big top tent.

10:00am - 6:00pm EST

Frederick County Fairgrounds 797 East Patrick St. Frederick, Md. 21705

http://marylandchristmasshow.com/

Nov 27 - Nov 29

Maryland Christmas Show

Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. For the 35th season visitors from near and far will discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event. The Maryland Christmas Show, located in historic Frederick City, brings together many fine artisans and merchants to make your holiday shopping an enjoyable event. The show offers seven buildings and big top tent.

10:00am - 6:00pm EST

Frederick County Fairgrounds 797 East Patrick St. Frederick, Md. 21705

http://marylandchristmasshow.com/

May 8

13th Annual Calvert Arts Festival

Plenty of food, vendors, arts, and don't forget the wine!

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

All Saints' Episcopal Church, 100 Lower Marlboro Road, Sunderland, MD 20689

https://www.allsaints1692.org/upcoming-events/calvert-arts-fest

This Years Recent events

Aug 28

Friendly Friday Market

Rediscovering Your Roots! Southern Maryland has its roots in farming, our local waterways, our historic trades, and more. Come, celebrate, and learn about these traditions with us at Historic Sotterley. Aside from the regular kaleidoscope of local businesses and vendors who will be on-site with their wares, there will be exhibits, demos and activities which allow us to connect with the past. Please check the Sotterley website as we get closer to the event for a full listing of vendors.

4:00pm - 8:00pm EDT

Sotterley Plantation, 44300 Sotterley Lane in Hollywood, St. Mary's County, Maryland, USA

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/friendly-friday-market-tickets-116120903749

Aug 12

How to Make Soap (Soapmaking Workshop)

Ever wonder how to make beautiful soaps from scratch? Well come out and join me for this soap making workshop. Explore the logistics behind saponification, mixing and blending essential oils, additives, and natural colorants.

7:00pm EDT

Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum 10515 Mackall Rd, Saint Leonard, Maryland 20685

https://www.facebook.com/events/837683260023303/

Aug 1

The Dog Days of Summer Market

VENDOR APPLICATION: This event is hosted by AnnMarie Gardens. For vendor information and application, please contact AnnMarie Gardens directly or click on the following link: https://annmariegarden.wufoo.com/forms/annmarie-makeras-market-2020-application-form/

9:00am - 2:00pm EDT

pin Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center 13470 Dowell Road, Solomons, Maryland 20688

https://www.facebook.com/events/annmarie-sculpture-garden-arts-center/dog-days-of-summer-market/214512212921605/

May 2

Meet the Makers Market

Join us for food, music, and your favorite local vendors at this Meet the Makers Market. VENDORS: TSB is not hosting this event. Please contact JaneMark Vineyard at https://janemarkwinery.com/ for vendor information.

12:00pm - 6:00pm EDT

pin Janemark Winery & Vineyard 15200 Baden Naylor Road, Brandywine, Maryland 20613

https://janemarkwinery.com/

Feb 1

Valentine's Market

The Maker's Market is THE place to find handmade, homemade, or homegrown products....crafts, hanging baskets, organic skincare products, farm fresh produce, cut flowers, baked goods, batik and fleece clothing, handmade soaps and candles, herbal teas, ornaments, folkart, handmade gifts, and more! Delight in the local treasures to be found here!

9:00am - 2:00pm EST

AnnMarie Gardens, 13470 Dowell Rd, Solomons, MD 20688

https://www.facebook.com/Makers-Market-at-Annmarie-Sculpture-Garden-Arts-Center-169430189737983/

Dec 21

Holiday Makers Market

The Maker's Market is THE place to find handmade, homemade, or homegrown products....crafts, hanging baskets, organic skincare products, farm fresh produce, cut flowers, baked goods, batik and fleece clothing, handmade soaps and candles, herbal teas, ornaments, folkart, handmade gifts, and more! Delight in the local treasures to be found here!

9:00am - 2:00pm EST

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center 13470 Dowell Rd, Dowell, Maryland 20629

http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/makers-market

Dec 14

Christmas Market

Crafters abound at the 13th Annual Christmas Market.

10:00am - 4:00pm EST

All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Rts. 2 and 4, Sunderland, Maryland 20689

https://www.facebook.com/allsaints1692/

Dec 13 - Dec 15

7th Annual Kris Kringle Market

This 7th Annual event at the fairgrounds offers light displays, holiday food, handmade crafts from local artists and crafters, children activities, shopping, music, and much more. Activities will include Santa’s arrival, Christmas tree lighting, Strolling Carolers, music from local school choruses and bands, an array of sales by local non-profit groups such as the Boy Scouts, children’s activities run by the 4H club, a lighted holiday path and Christmas Village.

Dec 7

Holiday Maker's Market

The Maker's Market is THE place to find handmade, homemade, or homegrown products....crafts, hanging baskets, organic skincare products, farm fresh produce, cut flowers, baked goods, batik and fleece clothing, handmade soaps and candles, herbal teas, ornaments, folkart, handmade gifts, and more! Delight in the local treasures to be found here!

9:00am EST

AnnMarie Gardens, 13470 Dowell Rd, Solomons, MD 20688

http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/makers-market

Nov 22 - Dec 1

Maryland Christmas Show

Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. For the 35th season visitors from near and far will discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event. The Maryland Christmas Show, located in historic Frederick City, brings together many fine artisans and merchants to make your holiday shopping an enjoyable event. The show offers seven buildings and big top tent. You'll enjoy the works of top artists and craftsmen offering fine art.

10:00am - 6:00pm EST

Frederick County Fairgrounds, 797 East Patrick St., Frederick, Md. 21705

http://marylandchristmasshow.com/cgi-bin/p/awtp-home.cgi?d=maryland-christmas-show

Nov 2 - Nov 3

Holiday Craft Fair

Kids’ craft area - make & take Meet Santa from 10-1 Come out and shop with our crafters and home-based business vendors. Handmade Jewelry, Homemade Jellies, Herb & Dip Mixes, Wreaths, Woodworking, Ornaments, Bows, Pet Items/Treats, Handmade soaps, Vinyl Designs, Quilts, Baby blankets/Bibs, Doll Beds, Puzzle Lights and a variety of other crafts. Vendors: Avon, Thirty-One, Lu La Roe, Origami Owl, Tastefully Simple, Pampered Chef, Traveling Vineyard, Lip Sense, Stella & Dot, Mary Kay & more!

9:00am - 2:00pm EST

Huntingtown High School, 4125 N. Solomon's Island Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639

Oct 19

HUMC 6th Annual Craft Fair and Shopping Extravaganza

Lots of Shopping and Crafts made by local vendors.

9:30am - 2:30pm EDT

pin Huntingtown United Methodist Church 4020 Hunting Creek Rd, Huntingtown, Maryland 20639

Oct 11

Wine & Witches

Ladies! Grab your fellow witches, it’s time to get spooky at Janemark! Join us if you dare, for a night full of boos and booze including plenty of “Witch’s Brew,” items for sale by local vendors, live music by Heavy Fred Lite, and devour some delicious food for purchase from a local food truck. Costumes are encouraged! Tickets are $20 and include 1 complimentary wine tasting per witch. For more details, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2087603521548679/

6:00pm - 9:00pm EDT

Janemark Winery & Vineyard, 15200 Baden Naylor Road,, Brandywine, Maryland 20613

https://www.facebook.com/events/2087603521548679/

Sep 21 - Sep 22

26th Annual Artfest

Join us for our 26th Anniversary Celebration! Artsfest is a spectacular celebration of the visual and performing arts - and is the only festival of its kind in the region! You'll find more than 160 artist booths, 30 performers on three stages, activities for kids in the DiscoveryTent, Studio School, and the Zany Zone - along with great food, wine & beer, and much more!

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, 13470 Dowell Road / 99 Dowell, MD 20629

http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/artsfest-2015

Jul 6

Makers Market

The Maker's Market is THE place to find handmade, homemade, or homegrown products....crafts, hanging baskets, organic skincare products, farm fresh produce, cut flowers, baked goods, batik and fleece clothing, handmade soaps and candles, herbal teas, ornaments, folkart, handmade gifts, and more! Delight in the local treasures to be found here!

9:00am - 2:00pm EDT

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center 13470 Dowell Rd, Dowell, Maryland 20629

http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/makers-market

Jun 1

Green Expo / Makers Market

Green businesses & services - arts & crafts - workshops - kids activities - food & drink - and more! Join us in 2019 for Southern Maryland’s leading sustainability event, where you can learn how to make your life, and our community, healthier – environmentally! Explore more than 100 booths and talk with leaders and educators in green living, see the recent developments in renewable energy and green technology, learn how to lower home energy costs, harness solar power, find green products

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

pin Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center 13470 Dowell Rd, Dowell, Maryland 20629

http://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/node/245

Jun 1 - Jun 2

Mother Earth News Fair

The Mother Earth News Fair is your passport to money-saving hacks, health-boosting remedies, and environmental strategies from leading experts and entrepreneurs around the country. In addition to presentations and hands-on workshops, you’ll encounter a vast marketplace abounding with innovative resources and products to enrich your life. Admission for children is free, and there are plenty of youth-oriented activities – including live animals!

9:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Frederick Fairgrounds, 797 E Patrick St Frederick, MD 21701

https://www.motherearthnewsfair.com/maryland/

May 18

SMAWL Pet Fair

SMAWL is bringing back its Annual Pet Fair! This exciting event will be held Saturday, May 19th at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds. Please plan to join us for a fun-filled & educational day to celebrate PETS! Stay tuned for exciting announcements regarding Exhibits, Demonstrations, and Vendors.

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

St. Mary's County Fair, 42455 Fairgrounds Road, Leonardtown, Maryland 20650

https://www.facebook.com/smawl/

May 11

12th Annual Calvert Arts Festival

A juried artisan festival with wine tasting from Patuxent Wine Trail wineries and beer tasting from local craft breweries.

11:00am - 6:00pm EDT

All Saints Episcopal Parish, 100 Lower Marlboro Rd, Sunderland, Md

https://www.facebook.com/pg/calvertartsfestival/about/?ref=page_internal

May 4

2nd Annual Gator Day Spring Carnival

Back by popular demand and bigger and better than ever! Exiting annoucements in the coming weeks! Games, vendors, food, music and more.

10:00am - 8:00pm EDT

Davidsonville Park, 3042 Patuxent River Rd, Davidsonville, MD 21035

https://www.gatorday.org/

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