70th ANNUAL MEYERSDALE MAPLE FESTIVAL
March 25th and 26th & March 29th through April 2nd
Maple syrup making demonstrations. Many maple farms throughout the area will be open for tours. PAMapleFestival.com
FISHING SEASON BEGINS
Saturday, April 1st
Area rivers and streams are stocked and open for catch & keep fishing. Fish the trophy waters of the Casselman, Savage, Youghiogheny, and North Branch of the Potomac all within convenient driving distance of the Lodge. Half-day and full-day guided trips or Introduction to fly-fishing classes offered, see the Recreation page for more.
BIG SAVAGE TUNNEL REOPENS
Approximately April 15th
The reopening of the Tunnels marks the start of cycling season! The Tunnel is a key linkage for through-travel on the Great Allegheny Passage trail. Click here for information on our GAP cycling package.
EASTER BRUNCH BUFFET
Sunday, April 16th, 10am to 2pm
Don’t miss Mike’s waffle and omelette “Wamelette” station, along with traditional carved ham. Reservations required, $30 per person. Children 12 and under pay their age.
WILD TURKEY WEEKEND
Friday, April 21st to Sunday, April 23rd
Weekend events include wild game dinner features, Wild Turkey bourbon tasting, and a turkey calling contest with Mike.
JOHN HOLT IN CONCERT
Saturday, May 6th, 8pm to 9:30pm
The annual performance of our friend and highly entertaining performer! John is bringing his guitar this time to play favorites from James Taylor, Cat Stevens, Harry Chapin and more. $35 per person.
MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH
Sunday, May 14th, 10am to 2pm
Celebrate the special women in your life with a delicious meal. Al fresco dining on the deck will be available. Reservations required, $30 per person. Children under 12 pay their age.
GRANTSVILLE NATIONAL ROAD FESTIVAL
Saturday, May 13th - Saturday, May 20th
Learn about local history along Old Route 40 with a Maryland Pickers town-wide yard sale and an antiques appraise-a-thon. Educational presentations also feature throughout the weeklong celebration. visitgrantsville.com/about/events/
THE ARTISAN & EPICUREAN FAIRE
Saturday, May 20th, 11am to 6pm
The culmination of the Grantsville National Road Festival, the day-long festival will feature regional fine artisans and craftsmen, and specialty food producers with live music along the Casselman River in Grantsville, MD. epicartfaire.com
FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT
Thursday, May 25th
GARRETT COUNTY CELTIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, June 3rd, 11am to 8pm
An entire day celebrating the Appalachian heritage from Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Brittany. Celtic bands and pipe and drum concerts, Highland athlete games, gathering of Clans, sheepherding, and an artisan marketplace are some of the activities. gccelticfestival.com
Saturday, June 10th
Details coming soon!
SRL FAMILY REUNION
Friday, June 16th to Sunday, June 18th
Gather with your SRL family for a weekend of the good ol' days. We'll spend the weekend playing lawn games and have a picnic barbecue. Guests that have stayed three or more times are welcome to attend, dinner will be charged separately. Call us for details!
TASTE OF GARRETT COUNTY
Sunday, June 18th, 5pm-8pm
Sample restaurants from all over the County, including SRL and The Cornucopia Café, at Wisp Resort in McHenry. Bring dad along ─ it's Father's Day!
GARRETT COUNTY GRAN FONDO
Saturday, June 24th
The ride of your life! One of the most challenging courses in the country, the Gran Fondo traverses the beautiful scenic byways of Garrett County. Routes range from 25 miles to 125 miles. The event supports Garrett Trails.
Friday, July 21st to Sunday, July 23rd
A weekend in the woods with morning yoga sessions, a beer tasting, and guided hikes with trailside picnics. More details to be announced!
FARM to TABLE WEEKEND
Thursday, August 24th to Sunday August 27th
A weekend full of farm fresh fun! Join us for local food tastings, farm tours, and a locally sourced farm to table dinner on Saturday evening. The dinner we hosted in 2016 was simply magical, you don't want to miss this!
Saturday, September 16th
Details coming soon!
Late September through mid-late October
Leaves begin blushing with color around Labor Day, and keep going usually all the way through to November! The most popular time of year at SRL, be sure to book well in advance for best availability.
WINE TASTING with PINEAPPLE
Saturday, November 4th
Our favorite wine expert, Fran "Pineapple" Schmitz, will lead us through his picks of the season. More details to come.
Thursday, November 23rd
Our annual family feast! Available to overnight guests only.
CHRISTMAS IN THE VILLAGE
Friday, December 1st to Saturday, December 2nd
A magical, traditional Christmas at Spruce Forest Artisan Village in Grantsville, with additional events at Little Crossings, The Cornucopia Café, and Grant's Mercantile.
BOURBON or SCOTCH TASTING
Saturday, December 9th
We haven't quite decided what we want to taste yet, but we know it's going to be good!
SECOND HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Friday, December 15th to Sunday, December 17th
Gather at your home away from home for a weekend with Mike & Jan and the rest of your SRL family. More details coming soon!
Monday, December 25th
Over the river and through the woods... Have a quiet Christmas with us at SRL.
NEW YEAR'S EVE
Sunday, December 31st
We always sell out for the last night of the year! We have plenty of champagne on hand for a celebratory toast as we watch the Good Riddance box burn in the fireplace.