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Mountain Maryland Art Sale and Tour
October 18-19; 25-26, 2014
Experience and enjoy the original artwork of participating artists on this self-guided driving tour of studio and gallery locations throughout Western Maryland.
Allegany County
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Gaithersburg Main Street Farmers & Artists Market
October 25 - November 22, 2014
A variety of local Artists with Unique handcrafted items for sale.  Saturday only.
Montgomery County
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Craft Show at Arbutus Recreation Center, 4th Annual
October 25, 2014
40 plus vendors. Free admission. Hourly Door prizes. Children activity area. Get your holiday shopping done early!
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Holiday Arts and Craft Fair
October 25, 2014
20 vendors showcasing handmade crafts, jewelry, fashion, artisans, fragrance products, cosmetics, health & beauty, home goods and many other specialty gift items.
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Howard County Crafts Spectacular
October 31 - November 1, 2014
Over 200 artists and crafters - All items hand-crafted by the exhibitors.  Magic Show and Santa Claus.
Howard County
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Mistletoe Mart
November 6, 2014
Featuring jewelry, pottery, stained glass, woodenware, baskets, pet beds and goodies, family games, bird houses, textiles and fiber arts, gifts.
Carroll County
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Villages of Dorchester Craft Fair
November 22-23, 2014
2-day Holiday Craft Fair.  Room for indoor and outdoor vendors.
Anne Arundel County
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Sugarloaf Crafts Festival in Gaithersburg
November 21-23, 2014
For more than 39 years, the nation’s most talented artisans have sold their contemporary crafts and fine art at Sugarloaf Craft Festivals. Attracting 175,000 visitors annually, Sugarloaf shows are consistently rated by leading industry publications as one of the top craft experiences in the country.
Montgomery County
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Havre de Grace Plein Air Painting Competition
September 11-15, 2013
Juried artists painting all over city. Gala September 18th. Exhibit until end of October.
Havre de Grace
Harford County
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3rd Annual Chesapeake City Paint Out
September 20-22, 2013
Paint the Town! Come out and paint the town en plein air! Paint for one day or all three. Just don’t miss the party on Sunday at the Town Hall Gallery. Wine Tasting & Wet Paint Exhibit from 1-4pm Sun.
Cecil County
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Mattawoman Creek Art Center Art Shows
April 25 - May 25, 2014
Monthly art exhibits featuring a wide variety of visual arts, illustrated talks, lectures, gift shop, studio rentals; non- profit volunteer organization. Beautiful waterfront scenic location.
Marbury
Charles County
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5th Annual Mountain Maryland Plein Air
May 27-31, 2014
The 2014 Mountain Maryland Plein Air event will take place throughout Allegany & Garrett Counties in Western Maryland. Events include a “Quick Draw,” Reception & Awards Ceremony, Jazz Brunch. Artwork will be displayed at the Allegany Arts Council’s Saville Gallery in historic Downtown Cumberland.
Western Maryland
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Celebration of Art
June 14-15, 2014
Entering its 3rd year, Cylburn’s Celebration of Art features regional artists in a gallery show and reception in the beautiful Vollmer Center. Paintings, drawings, collages, indoor and outdoor sculpture, and photographs will all be a part of this dynamic show. A weekend of art activities and programs accompany the gallery show. Free programs and free access to this wonderful exhibition connect the community to art programming at Cylburn.
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Barnstormer’s Tour and Paint Out
June 14, 2014
A self-guided tour of nine historic barns in the Buckeystown-Adamstown region of Frederick County, MD. See farm animals, learn about early barn construction and watch plein air artists paint. After the tour, from 5-7 p.m. attend an art show and sale.
Buckeystown
Frederick County
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Arts Alive
June 14-15, 2014
Visit 100 artists as they sell their works, lunch at the Artists’ Café and enjoy live music while your children enjoy FREE art activities. Art’s Alive is the art show that has something for everyone. Art’s Alive is a juried, fine art show with work for sale in 12 categories including ceramics, drawing, fiber, furniture, glass, printmaking, photography, jewelry, mixed media, painting, sculpture and fine wood.
Ocean City
Worcester County
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Maryland Traditions Folklife Festival, 4th Annual
June 14, 2014
Maryland's premier celebration of traditional arts returns.  The Arts Council presents the Maryland Traditions Folklife festival, a free celebration for all ages with music stages featuring jazz, doo-wop, West African dance and drum, gospel and Irish plus art making with masters, headliner Lafayette Gilchrist and the New Volcanoes and more.
Baltimore
Baltimore City
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Paint Annapolis 2014
June 23, 2014 - Jun 29, 2014
It's a new face on an established event! In its 12th year, Paint Annapolis is a 4-day juried plein air painting competition that draws artists and art enthusiasts from across the country. Paint Annapolis is a four-day plein air painting competition held June 23-29, 2014.
Annapolis
Anne Arundel County
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Columbia Festival of the Arts
June 13-28, 2014
In June the Festival is Bringing It Home, kicking off the season with its Opening Weekend on the Lakefront in Columbia Town Center.
The season lineup is an eclectic mix of free and ticketed events including film, literature, theater, music, art exhibitions, workshops, artistic competitions and even a circus.
Howard County
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Paint It! Ellicott City 2014
July 11-14, 2014
Come watch our juried artists as they paint Historic Ellicott City. Artists from the community may also join the Open Paint-Out. An opening reception July 14 from 6–8pm at the Arts Council for the exhibit of juried artists' work will include a 1-night exhibit of work from the Open Paint-Out.
Howard County
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Art in the Park
July 12-13, 2014
More than 40 artisans, Dixieland music, food, roving naturalist programs. Come by boat or car to this exciting event.
Deep Creek Lake State Park
Garrett County
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Paint It! Ellicott City 2014
July 11-14, 2014
Come watch our juried artists as they paint Historic Ellicott City. Artists from the community may also join the Open Paint-Out. An opening reception July 14 from 6–8pm at the Arts Council for the exhibit of juried artists' work will include a 1-night exhibit of work from the Open Paint-Out.
Howard County
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Artscape
July 18-20, 2014
Artscape is America's largest free arts festival, attracting 350,000+ attendees over three days. Artscape features 150+ fine artists, fashion designers and craftspeople; visual art exhibits on and off-site, including exhibitions, outdoor sculpture, art cars, photography; live music, and more!
Baltimore
Baltimore City
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Fiber Arts Fest 2014
July 31- August 2, 2014
Celebration of the fiber arts features exhibits, a Shop Hop, lectures, discussions and more. This year's theme is African-American fiber artists.
Denton
Caroline County
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Artists Paint OC - A Plein Air Paintout
August 7-11, 2014
Saturday 8/9 judging, awarding of cash prizes and wet paint sale at the OC Center for the Arts.  Beginning with a ticketed Patron Preview Party. $50/ticket which may be used toward the purchase of artwork.
Ocean City
Worcester County
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Local Color Juried Art Show
August 4-29, 2014
From Artists' Gallery Columbia.  An opening reception for the
juried show open to area artists 18 and over.
Columbia
Howard County
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41st Annual, Catonsville Arts and Crafts Festival
September 7, 2014
A wide variety of unigue crafts, music and children's activities.
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Downtown Hyattsville Arts Festival
September 13, 2014
Last year, over 4,000 DC-area art aficionados lined the streets of the Arts District Hyattsville shopping center to experience amazing arts & crafts, numerous live performances, as well as tasty local food & drink.
Hyattsville
Prince George's County
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Solomons Plein Air Festival
September 17-21, 2014
Enjoy plein air artists as they create masterpieces in the open air! View freshly painted canvases of the Chesapeake, Patuxent, Solomons and the Calvert County countryside. All works during the festival will be for sale.
Calvert County
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Appalachian Festival & Mountain City Traditional Arts
September 18-20, 2014
There will be regional music, traditional arts and crafts, Appalachian food, cultural programs and so much more.
Frostburg State University
Allegany County
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Artsfest
September 20-21, 2014
Juried fine art show and sale; visual and performing arts, demonstrations, food and spirits, at Annmarie Garden Sculpture Park
Solomons
Calvert County
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Bel Air Festival for the Arts
September 21, 2014
350 artists, photographers, crafts people; continuous entertainment, and food, rain or shine!
Shamrock Park
Harford County
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Arts in the Park
September 27, 2014
Art festival with local and visiting artists displaying original works; food, music and crafts
Stevensville Pocket Park
Queen Anne's County
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Art at the Point
September 27, 2014
Art at the Point is our annual open air arts festival in cozy Point of Rocks, MD; featuring bluegrass music, local arts and crafts, kids activities, food and more! Come spend a beautiful day at the foot of historic E. Francis Baldwin's Train Station "out at The Point''.
Point of Rocks
Frederick County
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Dorchester Showcase
September 28, 2014
A community street festival held on historic High Street, highlights juried fine arts and crafts, live jazz, country, folk, gospel music and Eastern Shore cuisine.
Cambridge
Dorchester County
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Plein Air-Summer Reflections
September 3 - October 11, 2014
A gallery show featuring Plein Air artists with a last look back at summer.  Artists reception on September 4 from 5 to 7 pm.
Stevensville
Queen Anne's County
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Sugarloaf Crafts Festival
October 10-12, 2014
Visitors can shop a stunning array of sculpture, glass, jewelry, fashion, wood, metal, furniture, home accessories, photography and fine art – all hand-crafted by American artists who have been jury selected for this prestigious show.
Maryland State Fairgrounds
Timonium
Baltimore County
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17th Annual Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo
October 11, 2014 
Photography competitions, auctions, seminars, vendors offering fine arts, photography supplies.
Salilsbury
Wicomico County
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Catoctin Colorfest, 50th Annual
October 11, 2014
Demonstrations by a variety of crafters will be taking place throughout the two days, with over 300 stands of juried artists. 
Thurmont
Frederick County
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Sugarloaf Craft Festival in Gaithersburg
October 17-19, 2014
For more than 39 years, the nation’s most talented artisans have sold their contemporary crafts and fine art at Sugarloaf Craft Festivals. Attracting 175,000 visitors annually, Sugarloaf shows are consistently rated by leading industry publications as one of the top craft experiences in the country.
Montgomery County
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Art @ The Park
Oct. 18-19, 2014
22nd Arts and Music Festival held at Quiet Waters Park. There will be 70+ artists, gourmet food, children's activities, music and demonstrations.
Annapolis
Anne Arundel County
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Bethesda Row Arts Festival
Oct. 18-19, 2014
The streets of Bethesda Row are transformed over the weekend into an outdoor gallery with fourteen media categories that are juried: ceramics, drawing/pastels, fiber, glass, graphics/printmaking, jewelry, metalwork, mixed media 2D, mixed media 3D, oil/acrylic painting, photography /digital art, sculpture, watercolor, and wood. Featuring: oil/acrylic paintings, glass, metalwork, photography, jewelry, textile and wood.
Montgomery County
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Academy Art Museum Craft Show & Sale
October 18-19, 2014 
The 17th annual Academy Art Museum Craft Show and Sale is the most prestigious, juried craft show on Maryland's Eastern Shore featuring 65 exhibitors, both established and emerging artists.
Talbot County
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