Local artisans and crafters will showcase their talents in the Celebrate Charles Marketplace. Kids of all ages can test their Halloween costumes on the Trick-or-Treat Trail and can play all day in the Family Fun Zone. Cooking Demonstrations by A Taste of Southern Maryland. Free admission. Fees for food and marketplace purchases.


Details: 800-766-3386 | www.CharlesCountyMD.gov/CelebrateCharles


Live Entertainment by Rocknoceros and The Balloon Nerd

Rocknoceros has entertained music lovers throughout Virginia, Maryland, and D.C. since its inception in 2005, winning eight Washington Area Music Awards and landing an ongoing video-on-demand offering through COX Cable. With the release of Colonel Purple Turtle, Rocknoceros continues to find its way into the hearts and homes of music-lovers of all ages.

The Balloon Nerd, Brian Garner, is a comical balloon twister and also a magician. Brian has been twisting balloons since the age of 12. When he is not playing with balloons he is out performing magic as The Funny Magic Dude.