Things to Do in Frederick MD This Weekend

If you’re looking for some fun and exciting things to do in Frederick MD this weekend, you’ve come to the right place!

Whether you’re looking for the perfect spot to enjoy some live music, a fun class, or the best places to visit in Historic Downtown Frederick MD this weekend, you’ll find it here.

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Frederick MD Events

I don’t know about you, but getting myself ‘out and about’ is so refreshing and enjoyable!

So, why not take advantage of all the opportunities to enjoy all the fun, informative, and entertaining events that Frederick has to offer.

I hand-pick this list of events and update it every Thursday with my readers’ preferences in mind, specifically focusing on events that cost $20 or less per person.

BUT, if you would like for your event to have a special feature in my ‘Featured Events’ section of this blog post, contact me and we’ll make it happen!

Featured Frederick Events

Curves Ahead Co. and C&M Lawns is bringing together small business owners to celebrate and be inspired during National Small Business Week by hosting the Girl Boss Assembly.

During this assembly hear from a variety of speakers to motivate you to dream big, growpromote, and market your small business. All entrepreneurs are welcome to attend. 

Our Assembly theme is “Rising through Collaboration over Competition.”

Now, keep scrolling for my curated list of the top things to do in Frederick MD and Downtown Frederick this weekend!

This list of things to do in Frederick, MD is updated each week and includes:

  • Special Events for Kids of all Ages
  • Live Music
  • Festivals
  • Good Food Truck Events
  • Free Things to Do
  • Some $ Admission Events & Some Events with Free Admission

Needless to say, it’s a great way to stay in the know about all the best things going on from Thursday through Sunday!

Finally, without further ado, let’s dive into some of the incredible events and things to do that you won’t want to miss this weekend.

Pam’s Curated Frederick MD Weekend Picks

Thursday, April 11, 2024

Brushes with History: Inspiring the Personality of Frederick

Pints, Pizza, & Play Thursdays at Milkhouse Brewery

Open Mic Nights with Dustin Churchill at Steinhardt Brewing Company

Pourhouse Trivia at X-Golf Frederick

Field of Dreams (1989): Classic Movie Series at the Weinberg

Paws to Read with Go Team Therapy Dogs at Walkersville Library

Friday, April 12, 2024

Callahan’s Karaoke Night

Comedy Night at the FAC Art Center

Opening Day Farmer’s Market in Brunswick

Freddie Long at Prospect Point Brewing

Friday Night Bingo at Thurmont Event Complex

Bluegrass Jam at Mount Pleasant Ruritan Club

Saturday, April 13, 2024

The Frederick Record Riot! at The Frederick Fairgrounds

Youth Fishing Rodeo at Culler Lake

Adult Crafternoon: Embroidery at C. Burr Artz Library

Thurmont Green Fest at Thurmont Library

Clothing Swap at The Common Market (Both Locations)

Spring Farmer’s Market

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Brunch Club: Spring Fling Tea Party; ‘Pride & Prejudice’ at Warehouse Cinemas

Frederick Flying Cows Home Game

Plant Swap Party at Rockwell Brewery Riverside

Spring Cupcake & Wine or Beer Pairing at Springfield Manor

‘The Squirrels’ at The MET

Learn to Salsa Dance at William Talley Rec Center

Recurring events in Frederick Maryland

Recurring Events in Frederick MD

1. Battlefield Tour

Monocacy National Battlefield Auto Tour
Anytime throughout the year
A self-guided auto tour with five stops, all of which are key locations related to the Battle of Monocacy during the American Civil War. The route totals about six miles round-trip. A park brochure with the tour route & info about the battle can be picked up from the Visitor Center. Get more out of your tour by downloading the Audio Tour from the Monocacy National Battlefield Foundation.

2. Frederick County Library Events

Frederick County Public Libraries

3. Art Exhibitions & Art Classes

Art Galleries & Classes

4. Frederick History Events

Heritage Frederick

5. Performing Arts in Frederick

Performing Arts in Frederick County

The Weinberg Center

6. Downtown Frederick Events

Downtown Frederick Partnership – with Downtown Frederick’s small-town charm, historic buildings, unique gift shops, specialty stores, and the best restaurants, the whole family is guaranteed a good time!

7. Recreation in Frederick County

Recreater – For events involving outdoor recreation for all ages – little kids to adults – the Recreater is a great resource!

8. Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours in Frederick County & Surrounding Area
Click above link for dates, days, times, locations (Recurring year-round)

9. Live Jazz

Live Jazz at the Cocktail Lab (Tenth Ward Distilling Company)
Thursdays, 7pm-9pm (Recurring)
Get swanky with us every Thursday night 7-9 pm for live jazz and your favorite craft cocktails.

10. Open Mic

Open Mic at Steinhardt Brewing
Thursdays, 6pm-9pm (Ongoing)

11. Karaoke

Karaoke Night at Callahan’s Seafood Bar & Grill
Fridays & Saturdays, 9:00pm-2am (Recurring thru 2024)

12. Story Time

Saturday Story Times at Barnes & Noble
Saturdays, 11am (Ongoing)
Join us every Saturday in our Children’s Department for Story Time.

13. Winery Brunch

Brunch at Black Ankle Vineyards
Sundays, 11am-3pm (Recurring)
We’re hosting Sunday brunches at the farm! We have an incredible lineup of local food trucks coming out every Sunday to sling up french toast, eggs and bacon, and other delicious treats! All you need to do is grab your brunch bunch and meet us in the Tasting Room. We’ll be there waiting to pour you wine tasting, glasses, + flights! Life happens. Brunch helps. We can’t wait to become a part of your Sunday traditions!

Lastly, whatever you choose to do, I hope you fully enjoy your weekend!

For more things to do in Frederick posts, click on over to:

Golf Courses in Frederick

Best Breweries in Frederick

Local Wineries in Frederick

Murals in Frederick (including the local favorite Community Bridge Mural)

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4 thoughts on “Things to Do in Frederick MD This Weekend”

  1. Once again, thank you for all the interesting events, etc. you wrote about!!!! Who knew Frederick has so much to offer. Thanks to your research, we all know now!!

  2. Such great information, so well described, as always!!!!

    I loved the “goldens” nursing, etc., in Boyds!!!!! All I could think of was Nike Boy!!!

    Thank you for all the research and hard work you put into this!!!


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