Pen Mar County Park 2009 Summer Concert Series
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  • From Hagerstown:  
  •         Take Route #64 toward Smithsburg. After the second light on Route #64 take the first road to the right (Route #491). Follow Route #491 for approximately 6 miles; Route #491 will then make a sharp turn to the left. Follow Route #491 past the entrance to Fort Ritchie Military Base. Your will then cross some railroad tracks; and after you pass a grocery store (Decker's Market) take the next road to your left. This will be Pen Mar Road. Stay on Pen Mar Road approximately 1 mile. At the 4-Way Intersection, Go straight. The Park will be on your right.


  • From Points East & West off Interstate 70:
  •     Exit the interstate via exit #35 at Beaver Creek (Approximately 20 miles west of Frederick or 5 miles east of Hagerstown). Follow Route #66 ( Mapleville Road) north approximately 5 miles toward Smithsburg. When you reach a stop light turn right on Route #64. After the next light, take the first road to your right which will be Route #491; and follow the directions listed in the paragraph above (From Hagerstown).


  • From the Gettysburg Area:
  •     Follow Route #116 south approximately 12 miles to Route #16 (At Zora) and go west for 10 miles to Rouzerville. Pick up Route #491 for approximately 2 miles. Turn right onto Pen Mar Road (Across from Chocolate Park Tavern). Follow this road approximately 2 miles to the park.


  • From the Mercersburg Area:
  •     Follow Route #16 south to Rouzerville. Turn right onto Route #491 and follow for approximately 2 miles to Pen Mar road. Turn Right and follow Pen Mar road to park.


  • From Washington, D.C.:
  •     Take Route 270 North to Frederick MD. Follow directional signs to U.S. Route # 15 North to Thurmont, MD. Exit on MD Route # 550 North. Continue on Route # 550 North through Sabillasville, MD. Continue on 550 North to Cascade, MD. Turn right at intersection onto Route # 491 and follow directions listed in 2 nd paragraph above (from Hagerstown).


  • From Baltimore, MD:
  •     Take Route #70 west to Frederick, MD. Take exit # 53 onto U.S. 15 North and follow directions listed above (from Washington, D.C.)


These directions to Pen Mar Park are courtesy of The American Federation of Musicians Local 770 Hagerstown, MD (301)-791-1551 and (301)-416-7149. 4-State Areas source for Live Music since 1920.