September Events in Caroline County
September 1 @ 8:00 am - September 22 @ 5:00 pm
Second Saturday at the Artsway
Saturday, September 9 • 2-4 p.m.
The Denton Artsway, Fourth Street, Denton
Second Saturday at the Artsway features live artist demonstrations and art activities. This month’s activity is Artist Trading Cards with Maria Day, where you will learn techniques to make trading cards using a variety of paper and acrylic paints. Free. Visit CarolineArts.org or call 410-479-1009.
Friday Night Cruise-In
Friday, September 14 • 6 p.m. until dark
200 Block of Market Street, Downtown Denton
Step back in time with a Friday Night Cruise-In. Spend a summer evening strolling the streets of downtown Denton and enjoying the classic cars parked along Market Street. There will also be DJ spinning oldies and vendors. Call 410-829-6493 or visit DowntownDenton.com.
Alpaca Festival (NEW DATES)
Saturday, September 29 • 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday, September 30 • Noon-4 p.m.
Outstanding Dreams Farm, 24480 Pinetown Rd, Preston
Outstanding Dreams Farm invites the public to its 10th Annual Alpaca Festival, featuring craft and food vendors, children’s activities, fiber arts demonstrations, music, and of course, lovable Alpacas and their products. Visitors will be able to meet the owners, Phil and Vickie Liske, and learn about the wonderful world of alpacas. Check out the farm store, which features an array of products made from the luxurious alpaca fleece, including scarves, clothing, hats, scarves, children’s toys, raw fiber and more. Free event. Call 410-673-2002 for more details or visit OutstandingDreamsFarm.com.
Downtown Denton’s Supper at Sunset
Saturday, September 15 • 6-9 p.m.
200 Block of Market Street, Denton
Downtown Denton Main Street invites folks to dine in the company of friends and neighbors at Supper at Sunset. Enjoy appetizers, an elegant meal, beer and wine, dessert and live music by Wooden Ships. Tickets are $50 per person or $95 per couple, and proceeds benefit Downtown Denton Main Street. Ages 21+ only. Seating is limited, and tickets are available at CarolineArts.org/events/ddms-supper-at-sunset-2018. For more information, email Manager@DowntownDenton.com or visit DowntownDenton.com.
Tattooing to Save Babies
Saturday, September 15 • All day
Black Anchor Tattoo, 211 Market Street, Denton
Come get a tattoo for a good cause at Black Anchor’s Annual Tattooing to Save Babies. Over the years, this annual event has raised more than $100,000 for the March of Dimes. For the past 10 years, Black Anchor Tattoo donates the day’s proceeds to the March of Dimes and encourages other tattoo shops to do the same. For more information, call 410-479-9316 or visit BlackAnchorTattoo.com.
Third Thursdays in Downtown Denton
Thursday, September 20 • 5-7 p.m.
Market Street, Downtown Denton
Rediscover downtown Denton as restaurants and businesses extend their hours and offer specials on the third Thursday of every month. September’s event will also feature a Corn Hole Tournament on Market Street. Visit DowntownDenton.com.
Antique and Art Festival
Saturday, September 22 • 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Linchester Mill, 3390 Linchester Road, Preston
Join the fun at the Linchester Mill’s Antiques and Art Show, a day filled with antiques, history, art, food, music and more. The event will feature quality antique and art dealers, live music, food vendors, mill tours and artisan demonstrations. Proceeds support the Caroline County Historical Society. Admission is $5 per person. Call Sally Campbell at 410-829-3559 for details.
Denton Ghost Walk
Saturday, September 22 • 7:30 p.m.
Tours depart the Courthouse Green, Market Street, Denton
Join Chesapeake Ghost Walks for a haunted stroll through Denton, one of the most actively haunted towns on the Eastern Shore. Sites on the walking tour include the Caroline Jail and the ghost of Wish Sheppard, the old St. Luke’s Cemetery and the Courthouse Green, where one will hear stories about the old Indian tribes, Marshall Price and the ghost of Annie Belle Carter. Pre-registration required at ChesapeakeGhostWalks.com.