MORGAN ARTS COUNCIL
31st annual Concerts in the Park series
July 8–Carsie Blanton
July 15–Harpeth Rising
July 22–Mary Ann Redmond Band
July 29–Martinsburg Jazz Orchestra
Berkeley Springs State Park • 5:30pm • rain location: Ice House
major sponsors: Berkeley Springs Inn-Best Western • Star Theatre
Summer at the Springs Package
7 Days a Week
2 Night’s lodging, wine and cheese upon arrival & 2 gourmet breakfasts for two at Highlawn Inn.
$100 Spa Gift Certificate at Atasia Spa.
$100 Gift Certificate at Tari’s A Premier Cafe. (may be used for Lunch, Dinner or Alcohol)
Rates from $378.00 to $544.00 (double occupancy) depending upon room selection. Taxes and gratuities not included.
Please make all Package reservations through Highlawn Inn 304-258-5700 or 888-290-4163
Not valid with any other specials, packages, holidays or gift certificates.
Reservations subject to Highlawn Inn’s regular reservation policies.
Visit us at
Farmers Market Every Sunday 10am-2pm Fairfax Green.
July 1 7-10pm Live Music with Matt Otis & the Sound outside on the Garden Stage. The Country Inn. 304-258-1200
July 3 Dark Fireworks. Widmyer Elementary School Rt 522.
July 7 6:30-10pm Open Mic. All welcome. BlackCat Music Shop. 304-258-4440
July 8 5:30pm Concert in the Park–Carsie Blanton–Indie-pop, Americana, Rock & Jazz
Blanton’s music smolders with moxie, combining the understated vocal quality of Billie Holiday with the folk-pop songwriting of artists like Anais Mitchell and Paul Simon. From New Orleans, Carsie Blanton’s music settles in the pop realm, infused with jazz elements and even a little Broadway-style panache. It’s fun. It makes you laugh, it makes you dance.
July 15 8am Irish Road Bowling. @ Cacapon State Park. Sponsored by the Morgan County Expo. 304-258-8400.
July 15 5:30pm Concert in the Park– Harpeth Rising–Chamberfolk, Newgrass
Unapologetic genre-benders, Harpeth Rising fuses Folk, Newgrass, Rock and Classical into something organically unique. Three classically trained musicians playing original music, as intricately arranged as a string quartet, lyrically rooted in the singer/songwriter tradition, and wrapped in three-part vocal harmonies reminiscent of both Appalachia and Medieval Europe.
July 15 7:30-10:30pm Live Music with The Blackthorn Trio outside on the Garden Stage. The Country Inn. 304-258-1200
July 17-21 9am-3pm Youth Visual Arts Camp. The Creative Garden with Lynn Lavin & Anna Ruggiero @ Ice House. 304-258-2300.
July 21 5pm Youth Art in the Park. Live music, dog show, free swimming, Geocaching event @ Berkeley Springs State Park. Sponsored by the Morgan County Expo.
July 22 10am-5pm Morgan County Expo. Demonstrations of music, dance, wrestling, drumming, plants, baking, sewing/quilting, whittling, you name it – you will find a display at the expo. Local musicians such as All Grassed up and the Ukelele Orchestra will be featured. Berkeley Springs High School. Free
July 22 5:30pm Concert in the Park–The Fabulous Mary Ann Redmond Band –Rock, pop, blues, soul
Mary Ann’s 24 Wammies pay tribute to her vocals from blues and jazz to rock-pop and traditional roots – and her voice which soars effortlessly from alto to soprano.
July 29 2-4:30pm Paint a Masterpiece. Janet Gauthier & Robert Howard take you step by step to re-create your own 16″ X 20″ painting. Supplies provided. $35 @ Ice House. No experience needed. Register 304-258-2300.
July 29 5:30pm Concert in the Park–Martinsburg Jazz Orchestra
17 of the region’s best musicians & vocalists have performed for the past 27 years as the Martinsburg Jazz Orchestra delighting audiences with their great sound, impeccable performance, and high-energy contemporary big band music. Not only do they perform authentic swing and traditional big-band tunes, but they also notch it up with contemporary big band jazz.
July 29 8-11pm Live Music with All Grassed Up outside on the Garden Stage. The Country Inn. 304-258-1200