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Porch Pickin' Bluegrass Event
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Porch Pickin' Bluegrass Event October 22, 2011 in Hancock, Maryland
Please join us for the Porch Pickin' Bluegrass Event on Saturday, October 22nd from 1PM to 4PM at the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park Hancock Visitor Center, located at 439 E. Main Street in Hancock, Maryland 21750.
Friends and families bring a chair and come enjoy local musicians playing bluegrass favorites. The event is free and open to the public.
The C&O Canal's Hancock Visitor Center, also known as the Bowles House, is open Memorial Day weekend through October 30th, Friday to Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The historic house features a variety of videos, photographs and exhibits that interpret the stories of families who lived and worked along the C&O Canal near Hancock, Maryland. Nature and history programs and activities for youth and families are available upon request.
For more information please contact the C&O Canal's Hancock Visitor Center at 301-745-5877 or visit the website at www.nps.gov/choh.