Things to do around Bel Air this weekend

Darlington Apple Festival, photo courtesy of

Here’s my roundup of things to do around Bel Air this weekend. If there’s something you’d like me to mention here, just leave a comment below or send me an email at

Bel Air’s Housewives TV Debut

Tune in to ABC2News at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1 to learn more about Bel Air’s Housewives networking group.

First Fridays

Meet the Real Housewives of Bel Air when they guest bartend at the Downtown Bel Air Alliance’s First Fridays Oct. 1 The band Cryin’ Out Loud will be performing. There will be $3 beer and wine and food from Main Street Tower and WT Dogs all at the corner of Office and Main Streets from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Antique car show

Antique car show at the American Legion 500 N. Hickory Ave. Saturday, Oct. 2. Registration 9-12. Car Show 12-5. Stop by for a pit beef for lunch. The Auxiliary will also have a cake sale table.

Box Hill Community Open House

We are having a Community Open House in the Box Hill South neighborhood (Abingdon) Saturday the 2nd from 12-2. 7 Townhomes will be open!

Injury Prevention Clinic

Clinic sponsored by Charm City Run and Gold Medal Physical Therapy at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2 at Charm City Run, 126 Main St., Bel Air. Cost is $15. To register, call 410-838-3243 or visit

Darlington Apple Festival

Apple pie, apple dumplings, caramel apples, food entertainment, a country market and refreshments on Shuresville Road in Darlington from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2. For more information, call 410-457-4189 or visit

Harford County Memory Walk

Registration for this Alzheimer’s Association fundraiser starts 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2 at the Bel Air Equestrian Center, 608 Tollgate Road. The 2.5 mile walk starts at 10 a.m. Light refreshments and entertainment will be provided. For more information, call 410-561-9099 or visit

Yard Sales

Fountain Glen is having a neighborhood yard sale on Saturday starting at 8am. Come on over!


Yardsale this Saturday, October 2, at Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church, from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.  rain or shine. The address is 2350 Conowingo Rd, Bel Air – about 1 mile north of Hickory on Rt. 1 (left hand side of road heading north).    Mixed items for sale including refreshments.


Multi-Family Yard Sale

Saturday 10/2——-7:30 am -1pm

1008 Leeswood Rd, Bel Air—- off Rt 543 just north of traffic light at CMW.

There will be a little of everything—household, toys, clothing ( tween, juniors, young mens )
some furniture, and more.

Prices will be marked, but please make an reasonable offer…….its all got to go!!!


Huge Community Yard Sale-Holly Woods in Aberdeen
10/2   8am-1pm
647 Possum Trot Way Aberdeen 21001
Furniture, appliances, housewares, baby items, toys!
**Large Community Effort**

Community Yard Sale @ Irwin’s Choice off of 924 turn on to North Avenue. Sat 10/2 8am to 2pm

Author talk

Antero Pietila will talk about his explosive new Baltimore book on race and real estate in the U.S. Saturday, Oct. 2 at 1:30 PM at Barnes & Noble at Bel Air Tollgate Marketplace, 620 Marketplace Drive, Bel Air, MD 21014, 410-638-7023

Wine and Food Fest

Tastings, arts, crafts, live music and a broadcast of the Ravens game from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 3 at Cedar Lane Regional Park, 1100 Cedar Lane, Bel Air. Must be 21. Tickets are $30. Call 410-879-7964 or 410-879-6600 for tickets.

Art Show

There is a fine painting show at the gallery@ Liriodendron “Vaughn Flannery-A Painter First,Last and Always”…gallery hours: Sundays 1:00-4:00 pm. Show runs Oct.3rd-Dec.5th.Vintage paintings of race horses in their element. Click here for more information: