Celebrate Frederick

Celebrate Frederick: Entertainment

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4 stages | 11 am to 5 pm

With over 15 bands spanning Carroll Creek to 7th Street you are sure to find music for all tastes.


Suspension Bridge, North Side of Carroll Creek Linear Park
11 AM

Mayor Michael O’Connor will lead a remembrance ceremony to mark the 20th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks.  The program will include a presentation of colors, remarks from Frederick City Police Chief Jason Lando and a performance of the National Anthem by Frederick City Police Officer Robert Quintin.


Homegrown Frederick Craft Beverage Experience presented in partnership with  106.9 The Eagle| $10.00 cover charge (includes admission to Up The Creek)

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Triple Lindy
Dubbed “Frederick, MD’s premiere dance cover band, playing ’70s, ’80s, ’90s, Y2K through today,” Triple Lindy plays a mix of the biggest hits from these decades!  They strive to energize the audience and feed from the audience’s energy, creating a dynamic balance that is sure to have people up dancing, smiling, singing, and having FUN!
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM – Saskia and the Truly Unruly Band
The group started as The Unruly Blues Band in 2007.  Six years later they changed their musical genre and their name…to Saskia and the Truly Unruly Band!  They still perform blues, but primarily more well-known tunes.  Each member brings years of experience and passion to the group, and loves playing and entertaining!


Flying Dog Brewery Up The Creek presented in partnership with  Key 103 | $5.00 cover charge

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM – D-Bo
Originally from Harrisburg Pennsylvania, Delonne “D-Bo” Wilbourn has been singing, producing, writing, and composing all of his own music for over 10 years.  D-Bo and his band’s diversity in musical selection creates a one of a kind experience with original music and cover songs in the ranging from R&B/Soul, Funk, Blues, Neo Soul, Jazz, Alternative, Reggae, Rock, and Pop.
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Vinyl Rhino

Want to put cover band Vinyl Rhino into one category? Good luck, because this group will play music from across the spectrum – pop, dance, rock, rap, even country. They are just as likely to play Miley Cyrus and Bruno Mars as they are to cover Lady Antebellum and Rage Against the Machine.
– Frederick Magazine, Best of Frederick 2015 Winner, Best Band




Intersection of E. 2nd & Market Streets

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM – Chris Darlington
Chris Darlington was born in Winchester, VA.  He discovered a passion for music at a young age playing in a band with his father and brother.  While playing with various bands, and in downtown Nashville, he knew he wanted to keep pursuing his passion for music.  While juggling a career as a police officer, he has managed to write and record his first two singles in Nashville in 2020, and then recorded four more tracks in early 2021.  His musical influences include Garth Brooks, Vince Gill, Chris Stapleton and many more.
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM – Michelle Hannan & One Blue Night
Michelle Hannan & One Blue Night, a WAMMIE-nominated band based out of Frederick, MD, is one of Maryland’s top up-and coming-independent country bands.Michelle’s latest album, You Can Go Home: The Quarantine Sessions, recently reached number 1 on Airplay Direct’s Country/Americana radio airplay chart. The band features the warm, soulful vocals and songwriting of Michelle Hannan, along with her husband; singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Jason Hannan. They are supported by the dynamic instrumental work of talented musicians Howard Parker (pedal steel, resonator guitar) and Dan Macon (drums).
3:30 PM – 4:45 PM – Melissa Quinn Fox
A singer/songwriter from Pittsburgh with deep roots in both Country and Americana music, Melissa is best known for her story-driven songs and powerful lyrics.  Capturing the attention of her audience through charismatic live performances, Melissa continues to inspire listeners to find gratitude in every moment.  She draws inspiration from the likes of Stevie Nicks, Sarah McLachlan, Faith Hill and Natalie Merchant.


Intersection of W. 3rd & Market Streets

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Mark Whiskey & The Sours
Mark Whiskey & The Sours is a rockabilly band hailing from the Baltimore/DC area!  The group has been bringing their own brand of country & rhythm and blues to the East Coast since 2006.
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Priceless Advice
Priceless Advice plays the best rock of the ’90s, from Alice in Chains, Nirvana and Pearl Jam to the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stone Temple Pilots, Weezer & more!
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM – Midnite Run
Midnite Run is a classic rock cover band playing hits from the ’60s, ’70s & ’80s!  The Maryland based band is comprised of top-notch musicians guaranteed to bring a good time!
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM – The Dirty Middle
The Dirty Middle is ‘upbeat and straight up blues rock.  Dirty and organic originals and covers.  Flutters of early country and ’50s/’60s rock and roll mix with garage rock tendencies.’
-What is Frederick blog


Intersection of W. 7th & Market Streets
Across from Whitesell Parking Lot

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Market Street Big Band
From its beginnings in 2012, Market Street Big Band has brought your favorite big band sounds of the twentieth century! Influenced by the timeless music of Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, and the Andrews Sisters, the Market Street Big Band will take you back to the bold music of simpler times.
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Marsha & The Positrons
Marsha & The Positrons are a DC-based kindie (kids + indie rock) band known for shows that are a ton of family-friendly fun!  Both playful and educational, their original songs about science and how the world works are entertaining for adults as well as kids.  Besides getting audiences singing alone and dancing to songs that inspire curiosity about science, they play traditional favorites, kid-appropriate pop covers and parodies.
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM – Rainbow Rock
Winners of a Parents’ Choice Fun Stuff award for their debut CD, “Meet the Rainbow,” and a 2018 Family Choice Award for their new release “Total Eclipse of the Rainbow,” Rainbow Rock provides an absolute mix of musical genres from folk, pop, rock and rockabilly, all while being educational and fun!
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM – Mr. Jon and Friends

Folk-rock married duo Jon & Carrie experienced a decade of playing shows and recording CDs. When Jon and Carrie became parents, they began writing songs for kids, performing at children’s birthday party shows, playing kids’ festivals, and recording their 1st CD for kids called Mr. Jon & Friends. And now, Mr. Jon & Friends makes music for kids and their families with hopes to inspire fun, laughter, and dancing.


Intersection of E. Church & Market Streets

Artists, performance locations and times for all stages subject to change.

2021 Entertainment Line Up 

11:30 AM – 11:50 AM Academy for the Fine Arts
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM Anam Cara Dance
1:00 PM – 1:50 PM McGrath Academy of Irish Dance
2:00 PM – 2:50 PM St. Andrew’s Society of Mid-Maryland
3:00 PM – 3:50 PM Frederick Catoctones
4:00 PM – 4:50 PM Charity J