Fridays @ 5 from 6/3-8/5

Friday’s @ Five Summer Concert Series on the Town Square

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Friday’s @ Five  at the Town Square, Presenting Sponsor by Gibson & Associates, Sponsor by  The City of Martinsburg, The Martinsburg Convention & Visitors Bureau and Main Street Martinsburg, Bowles Rice Attorney at Law, Advocate Insurance Group, Dopson & Associates, State Farm Insurance-Kay Lewis Agency, Internet-Essentials from Comcast, Concert Technologies and Miller’s Auto Group. A series of free outdoor concerts by well-known musicians, bands and Martinsburg artists that will liven up your spirits and maybe even get you into a dancing mood. Bands will perform a wide variety of indigenous musical styles, including jazz, rock, Bluegrass, pop, Classic Rock, Country and unique Americana and more. You can bring your own chairs or blankets and sit on the ground. The front of the stage on the South lawn is reserved for dancing. There is no admission charge to the Town square. The concert series runs from June 3rd  through August 5th…..every Friday.Looking for something free and exciting to do in downtown Martinsburg on a Friday afternoon this summer? Come toFriday’s @ Five for a taste of great music, appetizers  and fun!

Exciting this year at Friday’s @ Five Summer Concert series we will have the Martinsburg Farmers Market housed on the Library plaza from 4pm to 7pm from June 3rd to August 5th . To wet your appetite, here is a list of products you’ll be able to enjoy from the market this year: Fresh Fruits & Veggies, Fresh & dried Herbs, Beef, Chicken & Pork, Eggs, Jams & Jellies, Honey, Hummus, Baked Goods, Coffee Beans, Soup, Pre-made sandwiches, Flowers, Yarn and soaps….It’s going to be a fun season. Buy local and buy Fresh.

Each week, a local downtown restaurant will showcasing and offering local culinary specialties: yummy small appetizers. And, to wash it all down, a variety of alcoholic (Beer & Wine) and non-alcoholic beverages are also offered for sale. You also may enjoy a picnic dinner from one of our downtown Restaurants .

Concerts start at 5:00 p.m. and usually last until 7:00pm. The Town Square is blocked off  between  BB&T Drive-Thru and Queen Street. It is within convenient walking distance from all downtown businesses.

Pets are allowed in the square during the concerts, provided they are on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. If they display aggressive behavior the owner may be asked to remove them.

Here is the exciting Line-up……

Friday, June 3rd  Clement & Williams (Classic Rock)

Friday, June 10th KoKo Blue (Classic Rock of the 60’s)

Friday, June 17th Drew Stevyns (Eclectic)

Friday, June 24th Gary Smallwood (Arrangement)

Friday, July 1st  Stoney Creek (Bluegrass)

Friday, July 8th  Apollo Jazz Orchestra (Jazz)

Friday, July 15th  Tony M. Music (Contemporary)

Friday, July 22nd  Willie Barry and his Chaperons (Rockabilly” (50’s & 60’s)

Friday, July 29th Back Creek Valley Boys (traditional Bluegrass)

Friday, August 5th  RAZMUS (Classic Rock/Roll)

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2-24 Beer/wine pairing @ Town Run

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Wednesday is the new Friday! Come out to Town Run in historic Shepherdstown and enjoy your hump day with delectable food custom paired with Alex Elman wines and the beers of local brewery Antietam Brewery.

Tasting Dinner Menu

Wednesday 2/24/2016 – 7:00pm

 

First course

Red Cabbage Salad with Walnuts and Feta Cheese

Crumbles, dressed with a buckwheat honey and

Dijon vinaigrette. Alex Elman Chianti and Otto’s

Orchard Boysenberry Ale.

Second course

Applewood smoked pork tenderloin medallion

with oven roasted Brussel sprouts and a brandy

cream sauce. Alex Elman Bin 721 NBM and Antietam

Kelly’s Red River IPA.

Third course

Goat cheese with bruleed figs and a balsamic

reduction. Alex Elman Malbec and Antietam

General’s Golden Ale.

Fourth course

Apple pie with caramel sauce.

Alex Elman Torrontes

and  Antietam Lil’ Ben’s Milk Stout.

$45 a person

2 day advanced  RSVP please. Seating is limited.

Spicy food & IPA dinner 1-28

Come out and make your Thursday more memorable at the Spicy food and IPA pairing dinner at The Domestic in historic Shepherdstown, WV. Beer pairing will feature hand picked libations from local craft beer brewers: Antietam, Lagunitas and Big Timber brewing. Dinner will feature 3 courses and include delicious concoctions such as Thai peanut with pineapple sauce, cucumber chutney and a spicy chocolate dessert.

$39 per person.

MDC on WHAG-TV

For 75 years, the Martin Distributing Company has proven how a small business in West Virginia can flourish, and on Tuesday, it celebrated its anniversary with several state and local representatives.

Source: Martinsburg company celebrates 75 years, local and state representatives join in – Story | 4State Area – Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia | Your4State | WHAG-TV

Big Timber beer dinner 11-12

Please join us at Domestic in Shepherdstown on Nov. 12 for a 3-course beer dinner featuring big timber brewing co.

Thursday, November 12 :: 7pm

Domestic is thrilled to announce the next in a regular series of (irregularly scheduled) events that highlight wine, spirit, food, and beer, and focus on what’s great about sharing the table with good friends, food, and drink. On Thursday, November 12 @ 7pm, please join us for an evening of fabulous food and outstanding local craft beers from Elkins, W.Va.’s Big Timber Brewing Company. Seating is limited, and these things can sell out quickly. Please call 304.876.1030 for details, and to secure a coveted reservation.

[f i r s t c o u r s e]
butternut squash + goat cheese soup
~ paired with Big Timber Brewing Co. ForestFest Marzen

[s e c o n d c o u r s e]
pumpkin butter pork chop / rainbow swiss chard gratin
~ paired with Big Timber Brewing Co. Dry Stout

[t h i r d c o u r s e]
grilled pear / whipped cinnamon ricotta / toasted almonds
~ paired with Big Timber Brewing Co. Blonde Ale

Price for the evening is $38 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. For reservations, call 304.876.1030.

Chili cook off 10/24

Join us October 24, 2015 on Saturday for the Main Street Martinsburg 11th Annual Chili Cook-off in Downtown Martinsburg.

We will have activities for the whole family which includes crafts, live music, games, beer, and we can’t forget GREAT chili. MDC will be serving up Sam Adams Octoberfest, Not your Father’s Root Beer and of course ice cold Coors Light.