Welcome back to the weekend! There's a ton to do this weekend, from produce stands to the Festival of the Arts, there's plenty to do here.
Fresh vegetables straight from the farm. You can’t get more local than that. Come to our roadside produce stand for sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, squash, watermelon, cantaloupe. Also beef & pork from Clark’s Farm. Our Roadside Produce Stand is open seven days a week 10 AM to 6 PM from Friday June 29 through September 3, 2018.
Wall-E Outdoor Movie
Experience the beautiful setting of Belmont Manor & Historic Park with your family and friends at our outdoor movie series! Arrive early to walk the gardens and then choose a spot on the lawn before show time. Gates will open at 7:00 and movies will start about sunset (times below). Our large blowup movie screen will be set up in the formal garden area behind the Manor. Bring your own picnic, blanket, or lawn chairs.
Swear off King George's Tea and join us for a four course Revolutionary Style Tea Party.
Fresh Herb Scone served with clotted cream and herbed jam
~served with Red Root Tea
~Soup and Salad Course~
Corn Chowder and Summer Greens with berries, goat cheese and buttermilk dressing
~served with Heron's Meadow Farm Serenity Tea
Pig in a Blanket, Hamburger Slider, BBQ Chicken Skewer, Potato Salad
~served with Sumac Lemonade
Red White and Blue Trifle, Mini Apple Pie, Raspberry Sorbet Popsicle
~Served with blueberry currant tea
NEA Jazz Master Dee Dee Bridgewater presents music from her album Memphis, a collection of blues and soul songs that originated from the city in the 1960s.
Looking to unwind after work? Join us on the Outdoor Plaza near Maggiano’s and Seasons 52 for our free live music series and mix a little music with your post-work happy hour! Shows are every Wednesday evening from 6PM–8PM. Come and enjoy awesome tunes, great food and all the shopping!
You are the spectator. You are the artist. Fidel Carey-Realmo's interactive INFINITE CREATOR installation is a homage to the Great Creator within. Colorful, decorative boxes of all sizes will be located on the gallery floor, open to the public for putting them into various designs and patterns. As a backdrop to this interactive installation, Fidel’s abstract and mixed media paintings will be displayed on the gallery walls.
Making their East-Coast debut and closing-out this year's Festival is VerbaShadow Theatre, a professional shadow theatre company from the Ukraine. One of pioneers of this genre, Verba is a fabulous new family show that takes you on an exciting journey into the imaginative world of storytelling through dance, light, shadow and beauty. They have delighted audiences across the globe including performances in India, Argentina, Ireland, Monaco, Germany and Moldova. They recently appeared on shows such “Ukraine’s Got Talent,” and “Minute of Fame” in Russia. Their shadow version of the film Titanic has generated over 5-million views on YouTube.
The Columbia Festival of the Arts is a two-week summer festival that provides unique arts and entertainment experiences for the region surrounding Columbia, Maryland area.
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