Events - The Southern Beekeeper

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Come see us at the following locations and events!

May 22 - May 23

The Viking Experience

We are a group of friends that found each other over a mutual interest, the love of Viking culture. Our paths range from North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. We created and put together The Viking Experience, as a roving, historically inspired theater. We want our guests to interact with our characters. During the day, in camp, our guests can learn details about our ongoing story our characters and be part of a world lived many years before us by our ancestors.

10:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Anne Arundel Fairgrounds, Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 Generals Hwy, Crownsville, MD 21032

https://www.thevikingexperience.com/events/the-viking-experience-md

Jul 24

Insectival

A socially-distanced, family-group based nature experience! You and your family can simply enjoy a themed walk in the park! Activities will be spread out across our 30 acre site! Please review all of our safety information at the bottom of this webpage. VENDOR INFORMATION: This event is hosted by AnnMarie Gardens. Please visit: https://annmariegarden.wufoo.com/.../insectival-2021.../

9:00am - 1:00pm EDT

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

https://www.annmariegarden.org/annmarie2/content/insectival

Sep 18 - Sep 19

28th Annual Artsfest

Join us in Solomons, Maryland - for a fabulous weekend of the visual and performing arts! Unsurpassed beauty awaits you at Artsfest '21! Set amidst the spectacular backdrop of the 30 acre sculpture garden. Enjoy more than 175 artist booths, 35 performers on 4 stages, activities for kids, Studio School, and the Zany Zone, along with great food, wine & beer, and much more!

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

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

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

Oct 9

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

Oct 23 - Oct 24

Vintage Vibe

Vintage Vibe Market is a combination of home décor, vintage based jewelry, clothing, and upcycled products made from repurposed goods, antiques, and anything that speaks of “Art” with a vintage flair. Try regional foods that are produced in small batches the old-fashioned way with wholesome ingredients.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

The Great Frederick Fair, 797 E Patrick St Frederick, MD 21701

https://www.vintagevibemarkets.com/?fbclid=IwAR30Yn1vlChyS0fFWG3jCqxdAkjzQ0cZERxTYPpwwhNpxyyT-wNVG4IBsMo

Nov 26 - Nov 28

Maryland Christmas Show

Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. For the 37th 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.

10:00am - 5:00am EST

The Great Frederick Fair, 797 E Patrick St Frederick, MD 21701

http://marylandchristmasshow.com/

Dec 1 - Dec 5

The Bizarre Bazaar

Since 1975, The Christmas Collection has been providing customers with a unique and exciting holiday marketplace. The show is always held on the first weekend of December every year. The show has a well-established and enthusiastic clientele with an attendance last year of over 30,000. There are over 475 dynamic exhibitors filling four contiguous exhibition buildings at the Richmond Raceway Complex. This facility is located in an historic 315-acre site and is a very popular venue due to its

The Richmond Raceway, 600 E Laburnum Ave Richmond, VA 23222

https://www.thebizarrebazaar.com/buy-tickets/

Dec 10 - Dec 12

Kris Kringle Christmas Market

Modeled after the famous markets in Germany, this annual event at the fairgrounds offers light displays, holiday food, handmade crafts from local artists/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 Villa

Charles County Fair, 8440 Fairground Rd, Bel Alton, MD 20611,

https://www.charlescountyfair.com/kriskringlechristmasmarket/

This Years Recent events

Mar 27

Vintage vibe (Tentative)

Vintage Vibe Market is a combination of home décor, vintage based jewelry, clothing, and upcycled products made from repurposed goods, antiques, and anything that speaks of “Art” with a vintage flair. We know that shabby chic is a desired home décor, so why not buy it from the artists that actually create it? Don’t buy that cool vintage looking jewelry from the local mall! Find your favorite artist right in our market and buy a piece of history.

10:00am EDT

The Great Frederick Fair, 797 E Patrick St Frederick, MD 21701

https://www.vintagevibemarkets.com/

Feb 6

Soap Making Class (Online-Facebook Live)

Ever wonder how to make castile soap. In this Facebook Live class, we will get down to the nitty gritty of all things soap making. Learn the various types of soaps you can make. Throw around some ideas for beautiful soaps. Go over all natural colorants. And talk a little about soap safety. Tickets are $19.99 and can be purchased here: https://www.facebook.com/events/454466752381592

2:00pm EST

https://www.facebook.com/events/454466752381592

https://www.facebook.com/events/454466752381592

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/

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/

Oct 3 - Oct 4

The Riverside Community Marketplace

A Brand New Event. Sotterley’s Riverside Community Marketplace showcasing local businesses, non-profits and vendors. Stroll Historic Sotterley 94 acres (plenty of room to social distance – but wear your masks). Vendors include food, wineries, breweries, a distillery, local arts & crafts, and farm to table goods. Demos including historic tools, blacksmithing and boatbuilding, as well as a tractor pull! Admission: $10, for ages 18 and up. Help us help others: We are collecting non-perishable food.

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

Sotterley Plantation 44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood, MD 20636

https://www.sotterley.org/event/the-riverside-community-marketplace/

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

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

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