April Showers are bringing
May Flowers...Flower & Jazz, that is! Join us on Saturday May 9
for live music on three stages, over 125 vendors and an amazing array
of flowers and live plants. It's the day before Mother's Day --
and the perfect place to find that special gift for Mom! And
get ready for the most fresh produce in
town, with the opening of our Producer-only Downtown Westminster
Farmers' Market, open every Saturday from 8am to noon beginning on
And...don't forget to VOTE! Tuesday, May 12 from
7am - 8pm.
It's time to Eat,
Shop, Experience Downtown! Don't
forget to like us on Facebook!
Check out our new
website, visit www.westminstermd.gov,
and don't forget to "like" us on Facebook
(Downtown Westminster), here.
and Jazz Festival"
us in downtown Westminster on Saturday, May 9th, 10am - 4pm for the
15th Annual Flower & Jazz Festival!
Nurseries with Beautiful Displays
Nearly 125 Vendors
5k and Fun Run/Walk Downtown Race Start/Finish in Front of
Rafael's, 32 W. Main St. Click here to register.
don't forget to visit the information table for your free gift.
and parking are FREE! NO PETS PLEASE.
410-751-5501 for more information, or click here.
Flower & Jazz Festival
first "Second Saturday" will feature a booth at Flower
& Jazz, providing visitors with a vase for flowers.
They can then take the vase to participating retailers
for flowers to fill the vase.
patrons then return to the booth to receive promotions/offerings
for future happenings at local
For more information
On View April 16 - June 5
Carroll Arts Center
91 W. Main St.
An Exhibit Celebrating the Carroll Arts Center's 12th
It has been 12 years since the doors of the Carroll
Arts Center opened to the community. To commemorate this
anniversary, artists 18 years and older were invited to participate
in a celebratory exhibit featuring works of art measuring exactly
12"x 12" to be displayed in the Tevis
and Community Galleries.
Despite the uniform sizes, the Arts Center expects that
the display will be a clever and creative celebration of original art
forms including painting, drawing, printmaking, collage, sculpture,
photography and mixed media. All work will be for sale for $144.
more information call 410-848-7272 or click here.
at Art" Exhibit
On View April 16 - June
Director's Hall Gallery
The exhibition features work in watercolor, oil,
acrylic and mixed media from the painting students of North Carroll
Senior & Community Center. The students of Kathleen Stumpfel and Joanna Barnum range from lifelong
artists to those finding time to try somethingnew,
and have been encouraged to explore their unique voices and interests
as painters. All students are enrolled in drawing & painting
courses at North Carroll Senior Center that are offered by Carroll
County Community College's Lifelong Learning Program.
more information call 410-848-7272, or click here.
Memorial Day Parade
and Memorial Service
The Memorial Day parade starts at 10:00 a.m.
on Pennsylvania Avenue and ends on Church Street at the Westminster
A memorial service will begin at 11:00 a.m. in the
For more information contact Daniel Bohn at
A cast of talented young Carroll County actors take the
stage in a full production of the musical Cinderella Kids.
Poor Cinderella is endlessly mistreated by her wicked
stepmother and stepsisters and denied a chance to go to the royal
ball. With a little help from her mice friends, and a lot of help
from her Fairy Godmother, Cinderella's dreams come true. She goes to
the ball, meets the Prince, and falls in love!
For more information call 410-848-7272,
or click here.
Farmer's Market Opens
Saturday, May 16th
8:00 am - 12 Noon
This year's Downtown
Westminster Farmer's Market will be open Saturday mornings from 8:00
am - 12 noon. The Market is the oldest "Producer
Only," open air, seasonal farmers' market operating in Carroll
County. Located on the Conaway Parking Lot off Railroad Avenue
(MD27). Vendor offerings typically include:
Jams, Jellies &
Homemade Baked Goods
Herb & Vegetable
Farmer's Market will be held rain or shine. The Market site is
handicap accessible, with ample free parking.
For more information call 410-848-5294
or click here.