Annual Event Calendar (for PVIWC meeting events see the Meetings page)

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2022 Annual Event Calendar 

Month Day(s) Event Info Link(s)
December 11th Holiday party, Christina Buckner Hosting 
 Christina Buckner has graciously agreed to host the party this year.  It will be held on Sunday, December 11 at 1pm.

 Her address is:  1348 Sycamore Ave, Annapolis, MD 21403

 Parking is tight on her street.  Be sure to park so that an emergency vehicle can get through the street.  If there are cars on both sides you may need to park off the pavement a bit to provide the needed space.

 Sorry no Wolfhounds.   

  17th Druid Hill 5K, Baltimore,MD 

 https://www.celticsolstice.org/Race/CelticSolsticeFiveMiler

Saturday December 17 is the Celtic Solstice 5 miler at Druid Hill, Baltimore, near the Zoo.  The event sets up a tent/ canopy for us.  There usually is coffee and warm drink as well as snacks available.  The race begins at 8:30am.  We start the race so need to be there earlier. 

  28th Military Bowl Parade, Annapolis,MD  Military Bowl Parade. Annapolis, MD.  The parade starts at the city docks downtown and marches to the Naval Academy Stadium.  The parade starts at 10am Wednesday, December 28. There are a number of parking garages near downtown that are available to use.

2023 Annual Event Calendar 

Month

Day(s)

Event

Info Link(s)

January 8 Regular Meeting  
  12-15 Winter Celtic Festival Havre de Grace, MD  
February 12 Regular Meeting  
March 4 Alexandria, VA - St. Patrick's Day Parade  
 

5

Annapolis, MD - St. Patrick's Day Parade

 

 

11

Manassas St. - Patrick's Day Parade 

http://stpatparade.net/  

 

 

Shamrockfest

 

 

 

Gaithersburg Parade 

https://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/recreation/special-events/st-patrick-s-day-parade

 

 12

Baltimore, MD - St. Patrick's Day parade 

http://www.irishparade.net/

 

 

Washington, DC - St. Patrick's Day parade

www.dcstpatsparade.com 

 

 

St. Patrick's Day parade - Harrisburg

https://www.harrisburgstpatricksdayparade.com/

 

19

 PVIWC Show Meeting

 

 

 April

1

 Events prior to Specialty

 Obedience/Rally

 

2

37rd PVIWC Specialty Show

 Sweeps/Specialty show

 

2

PVIWC Club Meeting

 After show

 

3

38th PVIWC Specialty Show

 Specialty show

 

17-20

Irish Wolfhound National Specialty Myers Park, McKinney, TX

 

 

21-22

Dills Celtic Festival - Dillsburg,PA

https://dillscelticfest.com/

 

 

Faerie Festival, Marshy Point Nature Center, Baltimore

https://www.marshypoint.org/programs/may-day-faerie-festival/

May

21

PVIWC Show wrap up meeting

 

June

11

PVIWC meeting

 

 

10

Carroll County Celtic Festival

https://carrollcountycelticfestival.com/

 

 

Penn Mar Irish Festival, Shrewsbury, PA

 

   

Celtic Fling (with a concert on Friday night) PA Renn Faire grounds

 

July

TBA

Annapolis Irish Festival, Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, 1450 Crownsville, MD

 

 August

 13

 PVIWC meeting 

 

September

 

Virginia Scottish Games

 

 

17

Fun Day at Diane Reba's

PVIWC Fun Match info

October

15

PVIWC Regular Meeting  

 

 

TBA

Bark-n-Bash - Quiet Waters Park

 

November

 

MD Irish Festival- Timonium

http://www.irishfestival.com

 

29

PVIWC Regular Meeting 

 

December

10

Holiday party 

 

 

TBA

Druid Hill 5K, Baltimore,MD

 https://www.celticsolstice.org/Race/CelticSolsticeFiveMiler

 

TBA

Military Bowl Parade, Annapolis,MD

 

*Please remember that whether you are attending an official PVIWC event or not, you are representing our breed. Keep your hound's safety foremost, and clean up after your dog. Many events do not have running water- please bring sufficient water for your dog.