Events & Services

Our events represent a variety of opportunities to bring the community together. Often they are delivered in partnership with other Caroline County-based organization, sometimes they are exclusive of the department, but they are always enjoyable. 

Summer Events

Fall Events

  • The Mother-Son Night of Fun is in mid-October.
  • Turkey Trot is a 2 mile fun run, walk, or jog in November.

Winter Events 

  • The Santa Chase is a dog friendly run or walk starting and ending at Martin Sutton Park in Ridgely. Click here for video.
  • See the trees light up at the annual Lighting of the Green on the first Thursday in December.

Spring Events

  • The Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Dance takes place in February each year.
  • Salute the Irish at the St. Patty's Day 5K/10K in March.
  • Hunt for eggs in the dark at the Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt (normally the Friday before Good Friday).
  • The Strawberry Chase is the Sunday before Memorial Day.