Our most popular event is back for 2022!

Location: Schifferstadt Architectural Museum​​

Sat, October 15    11am-6pm

Sun, October 16   12pm-5pm

Rain or shine! Join us for our most popular event, an important fundraiser for the operation of our organization and upkeep of Schifferstadt. Come enjoy great food and drink, lively German music, historic demonstrators, and hand-made products from many arts & crafts vendors. Tours of the museum are available - check back for reservation information. Donations to FCLF are appreciated!  We are rounding up volunteers now!

Call 301-663-3885 or email



Annual Meeting and FCLF Reunion

Wed, November 16    check back for time

Tenth Ward Distilling Company
55 East Patrick Street
Frederick, Maryland 21701

Come celebrate 50 years of FCLF!  Check back for more info!


Museums by Candlelight at Schifferstadt Architectural Museum

Sat, December 10     check back for time

Schifferstadt Museum's annual holiday event. Enjoy free arts and crafts, hearth cooking demonstrations, historical entertainment, and tours of the museum. Purchase German Glühwein from the Frederick Sister Cities Association and complete your holiday shopping in the museum gift shop. No admission but donations appreciated.


Frederick Town Fife and Drum at Schifferstadt's Bell and History Day
Bell and History Day

Cancelled for 2021. Schifferstadt Architectural Museum will open for tours every weekend from 2pm to 5pm starting April 9, 2022. Check here for more details.

Beyond the Garden Gates Garden Tour

Saturday, May 21 & Sunday, May 22
1 – 5pm | Downtown Frederick & Baker Park
Rain or Shine

Venture beyond the garden gates of historic, downtown Frederick in this unique tour featuring public and private gardens. From sweet fragrances and lush colors, to unique uses of small spaces, this tour is certain to inspire your green thumb. Live musicians and plein air artists will be in many gardens.

Please visit OFFICIAL EVENT WEBSITE for locations, descriptions, tickets, and more!

FCLF PA Invitation Front & Promotional I

Historic Preservation Awards Celebration

Postponed until 2023.

"ShafDon Barn - Past and Present" by Amy Browning-Dill

15th Annual Barnstormers Tour and Plein Air Paint Out

Saturday, September 10, 2022
“The Barns of Sam's Creek"
Barn Tour 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Art Show and Sale, Music, Food 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Visit eight unique barns on farms around the Libertytown area

Rain or Shine

Sponsored by:
Embrace Home Loans
Horizon Farm Credit


This popular self-guided tour of historic barns brings awareness to the public of Frederick County's strong agricultural heritage and how barns were constructed to last. Barn docents will greet ticket holders at each barn location to share information and answer questions. During this time, artists and crafters will be creating at the barns.

From 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., tour goers are invited to the host barn, which will be identified in the ticket booklet, for a judged art show and art sale. Strolling troubadour musician Scott Barrett will entertain our visitors. From 12:00 noon -5:30 p.m., food trucks at the host barn will serve delicious BBQ, cold drinks, and shaved ice treats.


Tickets are $20. Children under 12 are free. Each adult ticket buyer must wear a provided wristband to be admitted to the properties.


DAY OF TICKETS: Available at the Linganore United Methodist Church parking lot,

8921 Clemsonville Rd, Union Bridge, from 9:30 a.m.-noon.

WILL CALL TICKETS: Please pick up on the morning of the event, 9:30 a.m.-12:00 noon,
at the Linganore United Methodist Church parking lot, 8921 Clemsonville Rd, Union Bridge.

"ShafDon Barn - Past and Present" by artist Amy Browning-Dill