Crab & Beer Festival, Back-to-School Expo and More in Prince George’s County this Weekend

Looking for some exciting things to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun things going on around town.


Where:  Harborview Ave. , National Harbor, Maryland 20745 

When:  Aug 15, 2012 - Aug 31, 2012 

Why to go:  TOTEM traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly. The characters evolve on a stage evoking a giant turtle, the symbol of origin for many ancient civilizations.

Pricing:  $40-150.00 (Depending on seating)


Where:  137 National Plaza, National Harbor, Maryland 20745 

When: Saturday, August 18, 2012, SESSION 1: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. SESSION 2: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Why to go:  3rd ANNUAL  Maryland Tradition! The Festival is an ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE extravaganza complete with over 40,000 crabs, lots of beer, arts & crafts, live music, family fun!

Pricing:  $39.00 – 89.00 (Depending on package) Click HERE for tickets.


Where:  760 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD

When:  Friday, August 17, 2012, 7:00 p.m.

Why to go:  Good Food, Good Fun, Good Friends and Trivia at Cafe Mezzanotte.  See http://www.faithloudon.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/trivia-pdf-2f.pdf  for complete information. Join the fun while supporting Faith Loudon for Maryland Congressional District 4.

Pricing: $30.00


Where/When: 2 Main St, Laurel, MD, Friday, August 17, 2012, Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Bingo starts at 7:45 p.m.

Why to go:  25 games- all cash prizes guaranteed. $1,000 ball games.  ATM available-no checks accepted.

Food and snacks will be available for purchase.

Pricing:  $20.00


Where:  Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Dr, Bowie, MD 

When:  Saturday, August 18, 2012, 9:00 a.m.

Why to go:  This is a celebration of local authors who are sharing their creativity, passions, wisdom and life experiences through the written word. *FREE EVENT*

- Featuring authors who write for all audiences, including children and young adults, middle-agers and seniors.

-Readings will be scheduled throughout the morning. Each author will speak for about 3-5 minutes about their books. Check the schedule at www.bowieseniorcenter.org

BOOKS: Mystery/Thriller/Suspense; Children's Literature; Historic Fiction; Science Fiction; Paranormal; Romance; Poetry; Nutrition and Well-Being; New Age and Traditional; Self-Help & Self Awareness

Pricing: Free


Where:  14900 Pennsylvania Avenue, Upper Marlboro, MD

When:  Saturday, August 18, 2012, 10:00 a.m.

Why to go:   Inaugural Back-to-School fair will give parents and students an opportunity to meet county school officials, register for the Parent Teacher Association, shop for school supplies and more. 

Pricing: Free


Where:  14412 Old Mill Rd Ste 101, Upper Marlboro, MD

When:  Saturday, August 18, 2012, 9:30 a.m.

Why to go:  Great Work Out, Improve Feminine Health, Stimulate Blood Circulation & Digestion, Increase joint fluidity, and Boost Self Confidence.

Belly dancing can help relieve stress to the back, tone muscles and improve posture.

Pricing:  $10.00


Where:  Laurel Mill Playhouse, 508 Main Street, Laurel, MD

When:   Friday, July 27, 2012 – Sunday, August 19, 2012,  8:00 p.m.

Why to go:  The story of young love and feuding families, this famous story will be full of action and music.

Pricing: $18.00


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