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–Moved to American Legion
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 7-10pm Live Music by Sean K. Preston. Old Oak Stout tap event starts at 5pm. Food and drink specials. Berkeley Springs Brewing Company. 304-258-3369.
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 8 6-8pm Summer Beach Party & Night Swim. Cacapon State Park lake to enjoy a special evening of swimming, music, and games! Snack Bar will also be open! Admission for Adults is $3, Children $2 or add $1 to the daily admission price to stay all day!
July 13 7:30pm Introduction to Genealogy & Family History with Dave Harden. Cacapon State Park Lodge, Morgan Room.
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