Community Briefs 08/01/2014

Jolly Roger Day

Atlantic General Hospital’s Junior Auxiliary Group will present its annual Jolly Roger Day on Saturday, Aug. 2. The fundraiser tickets include full admission to Splash Mountain Water Park from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Jolly Roger Amusement Park from 2-6 p.m.

Unlimited miniature golf and two roller coaster rides are also included in the ticket price, which is $25 per person, in advance. There is no charge for children 2 and younger. Tickets can be purchased on the morning of the event for $30 per person.

For ticket sale locations, contact Susan Curtis at or 443-235-2654.

Jewelry show

The public is invited to a Jewelry Show and Boutique, hosted by the Ocean City Marlin Club Auxiliary, on Thursday, Aug. 7, from 11a.m. to 4 p.m. Net proceeds will benefit the Ocean City Marlin Club Auxiliary Scholarship Fund, which provides college scholarships to eligible seniors attending Worcester County schools.

Admission cost is $5, which entitles the participant to a glass of wine, beer or soda. Sandwiches, provided by the auxiliary, may be purchased.

For additional information and directions, contact Cathy Donavan at 410-726-6117 or Dianne DeForest at 302-541-4642.

Taco challenge

Ocean City Happy Hour and Mother’s Cantina will present a Taco-Eating Challenge on Monday, Aug. 4, at the 28th Street restaurant. The cost to participate is $25. Contestants will receive 25 tacos to try and finish. The contest is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. Everyone who completes the challenge will earn a T-shirt. The person who finishes the fastest will also win a prize. There will be giveaways, as well. Sign up in advance at Mother’s Cantina.

For more information, visit Ocean City Happy Hours on Facebook or call Mother’s Cantina at 410-289-1330.


Following the Blessing of the Combines in Snow HIll, head to Furnace Town to dance the night away under the stars.

Music will be provided by local DJ Mike Shannon and will begin at 7 p.m. Cash bar will be available. Must be 21 or older to enter. Admission cost is $7 at the door or $5 in advance.

For more information, call Furnace Town at 410-632-2032.

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