Upcoming Shows & Events

This is my official list of appearances and scheduled events, which will be updated throughout the year.


2017 Festival Show Schedule

TaraFly Cat Art Booth

Carroll County Farmer’s Market

Saturday, March 25th ~ 8:00AM – 2:00PM

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is the 2nd oldest farmer’s market in Maryland, established in 1972. 60-100 vendors from the area participate each week, offering a selection of home grown fruits, vegetables and fresh flowers. Home baked cakes, pies, bread, candy, jams and jellies, gourmet foods, honey, fresh eggs, emu products, farm raised beef, pork, and lamb.

Beautiful handmade gifts are made locally. Jewelry, fabric purses, quilts, baby gifts, wood items, art & photography, skin care products and seasonal decorations.

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is located at the Agriculture Center: 700 Agriculture Dr. Westminster, MD 21157
Click here to visit their website.

TaraFly Cat Art Booth

Carroll County Farmer’s Market

Saturday, April 15th ~ 8:00AM – 2:00PM

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is the 2nd oldest farmer’s market in Maryland, established in 1972. 60-100 vendors from the area participate each week, offering a selection of home grown fruits, vegetables and fresh flowers. Home baked cakes, pies, bread, candy, jams and jellies, gourmet foods, honey, fresh eggs, emu products, farm raised beef, pork, and lamb.

Beautiful handmade gifts are made locally. Jewelry, fabric purses, quilts, baby gifts, wood items, art & photography, skin care products and seasonal decorations.

*There will be a a coupon giveaway and visit by the Easter Bunny.*

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is located at the Agriculture Center: 700 Agriculture Dr. Westminster, MD 21157
Click here to visit their website.

TaraFly Cat Art Apple Blossom Booth

90th Annual Apple Blossom Festival


May 6th – 7th, 2017
Sat & Sun: 10am-5pm

The event is an annual family fun extravaganza. Both days include an Arts & Crafts Show, midway games, entertainment, and concessions. On Sunday: the Safelite Auto Glass Cruise-In Car Show (weather permitting), the Allstate Kid’s Fun Day, and the Subaru of Winchester Adventure Show join the festivities.

Get a 2-day collectible admission badge for $8.00 (includes the arts and crafts show for both days, the midway and concessions on both days, and on Sunday ~ the classic car show, the Kids’ Fun Day, and the adventure show), or 1 day price is $6.00. Children 5 and under and accompanied by an adult are free on both days.

Parking is available throughout the park as well as in nearby lots.

The Apple Blossom Festival, Weekend in the Park, is being held throughout the Jim Barnett Park at 1001 East Cork Street, Winchester, Va.
Visit the official website here….

TaraFly Cat Art Apple Blossom Booth

Flower and Jazz Festival

Saturday, May 13th ~ 10:00AM – 4:00PM

The Flower and Jazz Festival is proudly celebrating its 26th year in 2017.

The Flower and Jazz Festival is a Mother’s Day themed event with commercial/craft vendors, flowers, live music and dancing, and children’s games; it is the perfect place to purchase your Mother’s Day gift or spring flowers! Mothers and grandmothers are encouraged to stop by the information booth to receive a free plant and button, as a gift from the city of Westminster.

The Flower and Jazz Festival kicks off with a 5K walk/run at the Wakefield Valley Trail off Route 31 by Avondale Run Road. The cost for the 5K is $20 per person, or $35 per couple. Money raised through the event benefits the Youth Service Bureau and the Friends of Westminster City Recreation and Parks

The festival is located on Main Street, downtown Westminster, MD 21157
Click here for directions….

Tara Fly cat art booth at Maryland Faerie Festival 2016

Maryland Faerie Festival


June 10th – 11th, 2017
Sat: 10am-6pm, Sun: 10am-5pm

The Maryland Faerie Festival provides an atmosphere and entertainment inspired by Faerie folklore and literature, and, of course, by the Faeries themselves. They promote the stewardship of nature, outdoor education, and sponsor faerie artists, merchants, and entertainment.

Activities include storytelling, puppet shows, maypole dancing, faerie tea parties, food, fine arts & handicrafts, games, music, magic, and even a unicorn! There will also be performances and live music on-stage throughout the event. View the list of events here…

Tickets for the day festival and evening activities can be purchased at the door with no service fee: $5 for ages 3 – 12, $15 for ages 13 – 99, free for under 3 or over 100.
There is a $5 fee per car for parking. **They offer a $1 discount for coming in costume.**

The Festival is also hosting a weekend Faerie Ring Camping Experience. Tent camping and cabin packages are available, including meal plans. The Camping Experience includes Friday Night Fire Circle & Drumming, and Saturday Night’s Summerfest Faerie Ball.

Please visit the official festival website for pricing; they recommend buying camping tickets online to reserve a spot, as space is limited.

The festival is located on 2564 Silver Rd. Darlington, MD 21034
Visit the official website for more info and directions.

TaraFly Cat Art Westminster Farmer's Market

Carroll County Farmer’s Market

Select Saturdays, 8:00AM – 1:00PM

I will be at the Farmer’s Market on the following dates:

  • • June 17th & 24th
  • • July 8th & 15th
  • • July 29th & August 5th
  • (in conjunction with the 4H/FFA Fair)
  • During the fair, we will be OUTDOORS in the lower field, by the lake :)
  • • August 12th, 19th, & 26th

 

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is the 2nd oldest farmer’s market in Maryland, established in 1972. 60-100 vendors from the area participate each week, offering a selection of home grown fruits, vegetables and fresh flowers. Home baked cakes, pies, bread, candy, jams and jellies, gourmet foods, honey, fresh eggs, emu products, farm raised beef, pork, and lamb.

Beautiful handmade gifts are made locally. Jewelry, fabric purses, quilts, baby gifts, wood items, art & photography, skin care products and seasonal decorations.

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is located at the Agriculture Center: 700 Agriculture Dr. Westminster, MD 21157
Click here to visit their website.

Apple Butter Festival TaraFlyArt

Apple Butter Festival

October 7th-8th, 2017
Sat: 10:30am-5pm, Sun: 12pm-5pm

Annually since 1974, the Apple Butter Festival fills the park and streets of downtown Berkeley Springs on Saturday and Sunday of Columbus Day weekend in October.

The traditional harvest festival is kicked off by a nostalgic hometown parade on Saturday morning followed by two days worth of family-friendly games and contests, music, country food, fine arts and local crafts.

>>Click here to see the Festival Schedule<<

Undisputed star of the festival is the spicy apple butter stirred in giant copper kettles in the middle of the square.

With no admission fee and activities for all ages, this is the perfect day or weekend experience for everyone in your family.

Visit the official Apple Butter Festival website for directions.

TaraFly Cat Art Westminster MD

Carroll County Farmer’s Market

Saturdays, November 4th ~ December 16th, 8:00AM – 2:00PM

I will be attending the Farmer’s Market each Saturday, beginning November 4th.

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is the 2nd oldest farmer’s market in Maryland, established in 1972. 60-100 vendors from the area participate each week, offering a selection of home grown fruits, vegetables and fresh flowers. Home baked cakes, pies, bread, candy, jams and jellies, gourmet foods, honey, fresh eggs, emu products, farm raised beef, pork, and lamb.

Beautiful handmade gifts are made locally. Jewelry, fabric purses, quilts, baby gifts, wood items, art & photography, skin care products and seasonal decorations.

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is located at the Agriculture Center: 700 Agriculture Dr. Westminster, MD 21157
Click here to visit their website.

Past Events

2016 Festivals/Shows

March 26th: CCFM Easter Show, Westminster MD
April 23rd: CCFM Spring Fling, Westminster MD
April 30th – May 1st: Apple Blossom Festival (89th annual), Winchester, VA
May 7th: Flower and Jazz Festival, Westminster MD
June 11th-12th: Maryland Faerie Festival, Darlington MD
June 18th – Sept 3rd: Carroll County Farmer’s Market (CCFM)
Sept 24th-25th: Westminster Fall Fest, Westminster MD
Oct 8th-9th: Apple Butter Festival (42nd annual), Berkeley Springs WV
Oct 29th: Cat Fanciers of Washington Cat Show, Winchester VA
Nov 5th – Dec 17th: CCFM Christmas Market, Westminster MD

2015 Festivals/Shows

March 21st: Spring Show, CCFM, Westminster MD
March 27th-29th: Super Pet Expo, Chantilly VA
April 4th: Easter Show, CCFM, Westminster MD
May 2nd-3rd: Apple Blossom Festival, Winchester VA
May 9th: Mother’s Day CCFM, Westminster MD
May 16th-17th: Mt Airy May Festival, Mt Airy MD
June 13th – Sept 5th: Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD
Sept 13th: Monarch Madness Festival @ Bear Branch Nature Center, Westminster MD
October 10th-11th: Apple Butter Festival, Berkeley Springs, WV
Nov 7th – Dec 19th: Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD

2014 Festivals/Shows

March: Megacon, Orlando FL
April: Easter Show, CCFM, Westminster MD
May: Mother’s Day CCFM, Westminster MD
June – Sept: Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD
October: Apple Butter Festival, Berkeley Springs, WV
Nov – Dec: Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD

2013 Festivals/Shows

March: Megacon, Orlando, FL
June: Urbana Music & Arts Festival, Frederick MD
June – Sept: Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD
Nov – Dec: Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD

2012 Festivals/Shows

Urbana Music & Arts Festival, Frederick MD
Carroll County Farmer’s Market, Westminster MD

Gallery Exhibits

December 2016: Community Art Show, Washington County Arts Council, Hagerstown, MD
October 2016: 78Tarot group Show, Eight & Sand Gallery, Georgetown Seattle, WA
September 2016: “El Gato” group show, Art at the Hall, Aberdeen Scotland
January/February 2016: 78Tarot group Show, Push/Pull, Ballard Seattle WA
December 2015: 78Tarot group Show, Eight & Sand, Georgetown Seattle, WA
Nov/Dec 2015: “Memento Mori” group show, Penumbra Boutique, Alverca Portugal
December 2013: Community Art Show, Washington County Arts Council, Hagerstown MD

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