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Dates: 4/27/2019 - 4/27/2019
City / State: Laurel, MD
Event Name: Montpelier Festival-Snowden Family Mansions
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 111106 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5km & 10km - 1A
Description: There is a 10-Km trail consisting of two 5-Km loops. The “Snowden Family loop” is rated 1A passing three historic Snowden Family - residences. The “Patuxent Ironworks loop” is 1B referencing the iron business that built the Snowden family fortunes and was operated by slaves and indentured servants. The trails consist mainly of sidewalks and neighborhood streets. Patuxent Ironwork loop has a section of woodland trail. Walk Fee $3 kids walk for free. AVA Special Program - Little Free Libraries
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Little Free Libraries
Start Times: Start between 10 AM & 12 noon -finish by 3 PM
Location: Montpelier Festival of Herbs, Teas and Arts
Start Point / Driving Directions: 9650 Muirkirk Rd. Laurel, Maryland
Drive directions: Montpelier Mansion is conveniently located near the Baltimore/Washington Parkway MD-197 North/Laurel-Bowie Road exit. Traveling from either the North or the South, take the MD-197 North exit and continue less than half a mile to the traffic light at Muirkirk Road. Take a left on Muirkirk and a right into the Montpelier Mansion entrance. Note there maybe special parking arrangement to handle the event crowds. Please pay attention to post signs and gate attendants.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Tours of the historic Mansion. food vendors, live music, family activities, live animal exhibit
& tea served in the East Wing, Gardening talks
Vendors of quality arts, crafts, herbs, and plants
Host Club: Freestate Happy Wanderers
Contact: Rita & Mike Goerling (301) 776-6484
Website: www.mdvolks.org/freestate/
E-Mail Contact: goerling@aol.com