1544 Stockslager Road – New Listing at Deep Creek Lake

1544 Stockslager Road is one of my newest listings at Deep Creek Lake. It presents an incredible opportunity to own lake front property. The setting is truly picturesque.

1544 Stockslager Road

About 1544 Stockslager Road

A true highlight of this home is the waterfront. It boasts a sprawling 192′ of lakefront that you can enjoy with family and friends. Plus, it has a private dock in a quiet spot that is ideal for swimming and fishing. The Stockslager Community features a 2 mile walking trail that winds along the lakefront.

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2021 Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival

2021 Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival

The 2021 Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival is happening Saturday, September 11. It will be held at the Garrett County Fairgrounds.

This favorite event benefits both HART for Animals and the Garrett Lakes Arts Festival.

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New at the 2021 Deep Creek Lake Art & Wine Festival is a fun Friday night event. From 5-8PM on the 10th, you can attend a premium tasting. A selection of premium wines will be chosen by participating wineries. Also, you can have a bite to eat in the Premium Wine Tasting Area.

Friday night is highlighted by wine pairing dinners at local restaurants. Reservations are suggested. You’ll enjoy carefully crafted, prixe fix menus. Wines are specifically paired to enhance each course. Details will be announced closer to the event.

On Saturday, the main event takes place from noon-6PM. National and regional wineries offer a variety of 200+ wines for tasting. If you find one you like, they are available for purchase in the wine shop.

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Garrett County Fair Quick Guide

The Garrett County Fair is one of the best-loved summertime activities! There is no shortage of fun for the entire family. The 2021 Garrett County Fair dates are July 31st-August 7th.

Growing up in Garrett County the fair was not to be missed. Every kid wants to spend as much time there as possible. Rides, games, food and farm animals are just a few reasons to visit the fair at least once during the week.

Garrett County Fair 2021 Schedule

The schedule for the 2021 Garrett County Fair was recently released. Here is the full schedule for the entire week:

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34 Carmel Lane – New Listing in Swanton, MD

34 Carmel Lane is a gorgeous lakefront home that was just listed at Deep Creek Lake. It is my pleasure to share the details of such a well-kept property.

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About 34 Carmel Lane

Located in the Carmel Cove community, 34 Carmel Lane includes 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths.

The spacious interior has three levels of living space. Granite countertops and a large center island highlight the well-planned kitchen. The open floor plan is ideal for entertaining family and friends. Numerous windows bring in beautiful Deep Creek Lake views in nearly every room.

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Deep Creek Lake Live Entertainment is Back!

Live entertainment is back for 2021! We are excited that many of our favorite venues are featuring performances throughout the summer.

Stage Wisp
Wednesdays in July and August at Wisp Resort, 4-9PM
The farm and art market begins at 4PM and music starts at 6:30PM.
Free, food and beverages available for purchase.

Little Yough Summer Music Festival
Fridays in July 9-September 3, 7PM
Held at the Mountain Fresh Pavilion in downtown Oakland.
Free, food and beverages available for purchase.

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248 Markwood Drive: New Lising in Oakland, MD

248 Markwood Drive was just listed! This is a truly stunning property that offers you a piece of paradise. It is within minutes from Deep Creek Lake and downtown Oakland.

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About 248 Markwood Drive

Situated on 14.18 acres, this location is picturesque from the moment you pull in the driveway. It is surrounded by state forest land and overlooks a private community lake.

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The beautiful brick home has four bedrooms along with two full and two half baths. It has been immaculately kept inside and out. The light-filled open floor plan is ideal for spending time with family. You will love the large kitchen with a center island.

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Oakland Kick-Off to Summer Event

Oakland, MD is starting summer a little early! The Greater Oakland Business Associations’s event team has something special planned to celebrate the season.

Oakland Kick-Off to Summer

Oakland Kick-Off to Summer

The “Kick Off to Summer” event is Saturday, June 12th. It will be held in the Arts & Entertainment District in downtown Oakland.  Festivities will take place from 2-6PM. Activities include a cornhole tournament, a Beer Walk, food vendors, live music, sidewalk sales, artist exhibits, kid’s activities, a car show, and much more. 
 
Tickets are available for the Beer Walk and can be purchased in advance or on the day of the event. The cost is for $15 per person. You must be at least 21 years old and will need to present a valid ID to event personnel on staff. Tickets can be purchased on the porch of the Garrett County Historical Society building. Six locations will offer samples of two different types of local, craft beer. Visit all six locations to get a free commemorative glass. Beer tent locations include: the B&O Museum, The Gallery Shop, Sipside Lounge, Gean & Olive, The Vagabond Taproom, and Smoke n Mirrors. The Beer Walk is sponsored by: Craig Ingram, Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales, and Deep Creek Times.

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Garrett County Celtic Festival 2021

The Garrett County Celtic Festival 2021 is happening! Organizers recently announced that they are moving forward with the event. There will be a few changes from past years, but it will still be a fun event for the entire family.

Celtic Festival 2021

About the Garrett County Celtic Festival 2021

This year’s festival will once again be held in the Friendsville town park on the Youghiogheny River. It is a picturesque venue with lots of space to spread out. It will take place Saturday, June 5 from 10:30AM-6PM.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. They will not be sold on-site. Prices are reasonable for adults and kids. Adults $15, ages 11-18 $10, and $10 and under are free. Click here for ticket info.

If you have attended in the past, keep in mind that the festival will have a different look. It will be pared down but still lots of fun. The pipe and drum corps will play throughout the day. There will be three stage bands – Shanty Irish, Sean Heely Celtic Trio, and Aurora Celtic. Additionally, there will be a performance by the Teelin Irish Dance Company. Ruth Enlow Library will provide activities for the kids. Food and beverage vendors will be on-hand as well.

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244 Moonrise Drive: New Listing at Deep Creek Lake

244 Moonrise Drive is a spectacular new listing at Deep Creek Lake! This stunning lakefront home has all the bells and whistles. Plus, it was designed with vacation rental success in mind.

244 Moonrise Drive

About 244 Moonrise Drive

Offer six bedrooms and five and a half baths, this spacious chalet is located in the popular Waterfront Greens community. It has 150 feet of lakefront for your enjoyment. That includes a maintained path leading to the water and kayak racks.

The focal point of the outdoor living space is the private outdoor pool. It is easy to imagine splashing and playing with family and friends. There is also an expansive deck, a hot tub, a horseshoe pit, and a fire pit.

Inside, the spacious interior has an open floor plan on the main level. The great room is highlighted by a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace and a wall of windows. The kitchen has recent updates that include granite counters. There is new LVT flooring throughout the main and lower level living areas as well.

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Business Spotlight: Introducing Lawn Coach

Lawn Coach, LLC is a recent addition to the local business landscape. They have grown by leaps and bounds in a short time and are a popular choice for a variety of homeowner needs.

About Lawn Coach

The company is owned by Garrett County native Jeff Folk. He has a long history as a coach of a variety of local sports teams. During that time, he discovered his passion for lawn care. He stepped in and began maintaining the ball fields in the Friendsville sports complex. His efforts quickly received rave reviews from players.

From there, Jeff began helping his neighbors achieve enviable lawns. That lead to the start of Lawn Coach.

Lawn Coach, LLC brings your dreams of an outdoor living space to reality. Specializing in custom patios, walkways, retaining walls and fire pits, they also install low voltage landscape lighting to complete the visual impact on their designs. 

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