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Maryland Iron Festival at Catoctin Furnace

May 18 @ 10:00 am - May 19 @ 4:00 pm



May 18 @ 10:00 am
May 19 @ 4:00 pm
Cost: Free
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Catoctin Furnace
12714 Catoctin Furnace Road
Thurmont, MD 21788 United States
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Celebrate Frederick County’s history as an early center for iron making at this festival in the historic village of Catoctin Furnace. The Maryland Iron Festival is hosted by the Catoctin Furnace Historical Society and features blacksmithing demonstrations, live music, vendors, and food trucks.

This FREE festival will also include a maker’s market, guided garden and trail tours, a plein air art show, archeology presentations, and a live iron pour.

The Campaign for Historic Trades and Preservation Maryland will be tabling under the tent adjacent to the Museum of The Iron Worker!

The festival begins at 10:00 am Saturday and Sunday!


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