2022 Heritage Days Schedule

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7th

Free Emmanuel Concert Series Event:  Welcome Steinway
An evening of duets beginning at 7 PM in the church. The Parish is celebrating their newly donated Steinway with a concert featuring award-winning violinist, Matous Michal, second violin with the Chicago Symphony and pianist Joseph Yungen. Free will offerings accepted to help defray the performer’s expenses.

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th

Heritage Days Celebration Fundraiser
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Join the Woman’s Civic Club from 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM at the historic Magruder House, 515 Washington Street for an evening of elegant hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, music and special guests.  $95 per person /$160 per couple. Cocktail attire. Sponsored by Kyle Claus Excavating, Sam and Pam Griffith, Allegany Medical Marijuana Dispensary, Dr. Julianne Ferris, Mary Shrout and Katie Gattens, Realtor.

RSVP to 301-722-6099, email wccofcumberland@gmail.com or Click here to purchase tickets.

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9th

Whiskey Rebellion
6 pm
Reception at Allegany Museum
Ticketed Event: www.alleganymuseum.org

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th

OPEN 10 AM – 6 PM
Heritage Days Festival Booths, Food Vending and Exhibits on Prospect Square

Cumberland Masonic Temple
10 am – 3 pm

Open House and Tour: https://www.facebook.com/cumberlandmasonictemple/

Emmanuel Episcopal Church
www.emmanuelparishofmd.org/
• Tunnel Tours – 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
• Rose Hill Cemetery Tours – 10 am – 12 pm
• Chicken Salad Sandwiches, Strawberry Shortcake & Refreshments in Lower Parish Hall

Living History Town Halls at Wills Creek Muster Encampment
10 am – 3 pm
• Rebecca Boone (Daniel’s Wife) – 10 am
• Thomas Jefferson 11 AM
• Alexander Hamilton 12 PM
• Charlotte Brown (Fort Cumberland Nurse) – 1 pm
• Hercules (Washington’s Cook) – 2 pm

Gordon Roberts House Programming
10 am – 4 pm
Pack Your Wagon Children’s Activity
• Josiah’s Tavern featuring “Hamilton’s Ire” Rye
• House Garden Tent Seating and Reenactor Meet and Greets

Jane Gates House Programming
10 am – 4 pm

George Washington’s Headquarters
12 – 6 pm

Cresap Chapter of the DAR Tours.

Queen City Antique Car Club
10 am – 2 pm

CBIZ Parking Lot (Baltimore & Mechanic Streets)

Taylor’s Horse and Pony Rides
10 am – 6 pm
https://www.facebook.com/taylorsponyrides

Touch the Truck
10 am – 2 pm

Mechanic Street

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad 
www.wmsr.com
• Frostburg Flyer – 11:30 am
• Murder Mystery Dinner Train – 7 pm

Washington Street Library
12 – 4 pm

Genealogy Resource Information at the Circulation Desk.
www.alleganycountylibrary.info

Washington Street Stage Entertainment
10 am – 4 pm

Washington’s Review of Troops and Reenactor March to City Hall
4:30 pm – 6 pm

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11th

OPEN 11 AM – 5 PM
Heritage Days Festival Booths, Food Vending and Exhibits on Prospect Square

Emmanuel Episcopal Church
www.emmanuelparishofmd.org/
• 17th Century Liturgy with Washington and Franklin Reading 9 AM
• Tunnel Tours – 11:30 am – 4:30 pm
• Rose Hill Cemetery Tours
• Chicken Salad Sandwiches and Strawberry Shortcake

9/11 Commemoration
10:30 am
at Wills Creek Muster Encampment

Living History Town Halls at Wills Creek Muster Encampment
12 – 3 pm
• Kateri Fikar Colonial Clothing Demonstrations – 12 pm
• George Washington – 1 pm
• Ghost In The Head Native American – 2 pm

Gordon Roberts House Programming
12 – 4 pm
• Pack Your Wagon Children’s Activity
• Josiah’s Tavern featuring “Hamilton’s Ire” Rye
• House Garden Tent Seating and Reenactor Meet and Greets

Jane Gates House Programming
12 – 4 pm

George Washington’s Headquarters
12 – 6 pm

Cresap Chapter of the DAR Tours

Taylor’s Horse and Pony Rides
11 am – 5 pm
https://www.facebook.com/taylorsponyrides

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
11:30 am

www.wmsr.com
Frostburg Flyer

Washington Street Stage Entertainment
12 – 4 pm

OTHER WEEKEND
COMMUNITY EVENTS

FRIDAY

C. William Gilchrist Museum of the Arts
1 – 4 pm
Jim Germaux & Chuck Stump Exhibition. www.gilchristgallery.com

Downtown Cumberland
6 – 9 pm

Friday After Five with the Plate Scrapers

Embassy Theatre
8 pm
John Buchan’s The 39 Steps
www.embassytheatrecorp.org

Not Really Dan
8 – 10:30 pm
Loft 129

 

SATURDAY

3M Challenge Bike Ride
8 am – 1 pm

https://www.facebook.com/mountainmarylandtrails

Allegany Arts Council
6 – 10 pm

23rd Annual Wills Creek Exhibition of Fine Art: Public Opening and Awards Ceremony.
www.alleganyartscouncil.org

C. William Gilchrist Museum of the Arts
1 – 4 pm

Jim Germaux & Chuck Stump Exhibition.
www.gilchristgallery.com

Cumberland Historic Cemetery Organization
12 pm and 3 pm

Annual free, guided cemetery tours visiting CHCO designated and protected gravesites located in SS Peter & Paul and Rose Hill Cemeteries.
www.chco.info

Embassy Theatre
8 pm
John Buchan’s The 39 Steps
www.embassytheatrecorp.org

Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church
10 am – 4 pm
Sanctuary Tours • Rummage Sale in partnership with Montessori Beginnings School.
www.stpaulcumberland.org

Shrine of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church
Open Saturday, 11 am – 5 pm and Sunday, 1 pm to 4 pm for prayer, visitation, or for formal tours by the Friends of the Shrine of SS Peter & Paul, a nonprofit organization formed to preserve and protect this holy and historic site for future generations.

 

SUNDAY

C. William Gilchrist Museum of the Arts
1 – 4 pm
Jim Germaux & Chuck Stump Exhibition. www.gilchristgallery.com

Cumberland Historic Cemetery Organization
12 pm and 3 pm

Annual free, guided cemetery tours visiting CHCO designated and protected gravesites located in SS Peter & Paul and Rose Hill Cemeteries.
www.chco.info

Embassy Theatre
2 pm
John Buchan’s The 39 Steps
www.embassytheatrecorp.org

Saint Paul’s Lutheran Church
10 am – 4 pm
Sanctuary Tours • Rummage Sale in partnership with Montessori Beginnings School.
www.stpaulcumberland.org

Shrine of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church
Open Sunday, 1 pm –  4 pm for prayer, visitation, or for formal tours by the Friends of the Shrine of SS Peter & Paul, a nonprofit organization formed to preserve and protect this holy and historic site for future generations.

 

JUST FOR KIDS (of all ages)

• Touch The Truck – Mechanic Street
• Pack your Wagon Program – Washington Street
• Taylor’s Horse and Pony Rides

 

FOR HISTORY ENTHUSIASTS

• Wills Creek Muster 18th Century Reenactors
• George Washington Horse Mounted Whiskey Rebellion Review of the Troops

 

New for ’22

Living History Town Halls at the Wills Creek Muster
• Saturday and Sunday on Emmanuel Campus

 

Free Entertainment

Saturday and Sunday on the Washington Street Stage