November 29, 2022

Get Tickets Now for Bluegrass for Hospice ’17

Bluegrass for Hospice

Bluegrass for Hospice-2017 is Oct. 28 from 12-8 pm, at Flat Iron Farm, Great Mills, MD, A full day of notable bluegrass performers; door prizes, and a silent auction — proceeds to Hospice House of St Mary’s. Early ticket discounts until Oct. 15, vendor reservations until Oct. 20.

Vendors Sought for Bluegrass for Hospice

Vendors Sought for Bluegrass for Hospice

Bluegrass for Hospice-2017 is seeking vendors for this year’s event. The concert will be held Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at the Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills, Maryland. The event will run from noon until 8 pm and will feature bluegrass music all day with door prizes and a silent auction. Interested vendors may request a vendor application by calling 301-737-3004.

Sponsors Sought for Hospice Fundraiser

Vendors Sought for Bluegrass for Hospice

Jay Armsworthy, promoter of the annual Bluegrass for Hospice fundraiser, is seeking sponsors for the 2017 one-day, family-style concert to be held Saturday, Oct. 24, 2017, at Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills.

3-Day Auction Set at Flat Iron Farm

2-Day Auction Planned at Flat Iron Farm

A semi-annual Flat Iron Farm auction will be held March 23, 24, and 25, 2017, at the farm in Great Mills, MD. This event will feature three days of auctions, beginning at 8 am each day.

Friess Shares Art of Giving

Art of Giving

Mother Catherine Academy’s Art of Giving enlists local artist Mary Lou Troutman to help students give Bubby Knott a mural at Flat Iron Farm.

Still Time to Enjoy Flat Iron Light Display

Lights Display at Flat Iron Farm

Christmas may be over, but there’s still time to catch the Flat Iron Farm Christmas Light Display. Two nights for viewing remain: Dec. 30 and 31 from 5 to 9 pm.

Best Year Yet for Bluegrass for Hospice

bluegrass for hospice

This year’s Bluegrass for Hospice in October, hosted at Bubby Knott’s Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills, raised $38,298.91.
In the eight years the bluegrass concert has been in existence, 2016 was the best yet, said Jay Armsworthy, Bluegrass for Hospice event coordinator and promoter. The event has raised $192,000 in total.

Bubby Knott to be Recognized for Philanthropy

2-Day Auction Planned at Flat Iron Farm

Joseph “Bubby” Knott, owner of the Great Mills Trading Post, will be honored by the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland during its 11th annual Philanthropy Day Luncheon and Celebration of Business Philanthropy. The luncheon is set for 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Nov. 4, 2016, and will be held at the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Community Center in Waldorf, Maryland.

Friendly’s Replaced With New Shops in Great Mills

new shops in Great Mills

Open for business. New shops in Great Mill’s new two-story at Route 5 and Indian Bridge Road across from Great Mills Trading Post.

Flat Iron Farm Auction Set Oct. 7-8

2-Day Auction Planned at Flat Iron Farm

A semi-annual, two-day Flat Iron Farm auction will begin at 8 am both Friday, Oct. 7, and Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. The farm is on Flat Iron Road in Great Mills, MD.