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Canal Place Hosting FY19 MHAA Grant Webinar

By | 2018-01-02T15:32:55+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|News|

The FY 19 MHAA Project Grant Intent to Apply forms, as well as the grant guidelines, are now available. You can access all the materials here: On this page you will also find the registration information for our 4 workshops and 2 webinars that will be held in January. Attendance is mandatory. Canal Place

$2,500 Grants Available to Small Museums

By | 2017-10-12T07:43:54+00:00 October 12th, 2017|News|

USFFM is delighted to offer four $2,500 grants to small museums.  Attached is the form for your members to use in applying for such a grant.  The applications will be distributed to our members on December 6 for selection of the four grantees by December 20. Photographs are always welcome, and your members may submit their application by

Rehabilitation Tax Credit Workshop Set For October 17

By | 2017-10-03T13:58:26+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|News|

WHO: Homeowners and Commercial Property Owners WHERE: Allegany Museum 3 Pershing St. Cumberland, MD WHEN: Tuesday, October 17th 6:30PM MARYLAND HISTORICAL MARYLAND HISTORICAL MARYLAND HISTORICAL TRUST REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT WORKSHOP Whether you are planning to rehabilitate your primary or secondary residence or a commercial property, there are state incentives that may help. Join us for

Movie Under The Stars Set For September 30

By | 2017-09-11T10:57:27+00:00 September 11th, 2017|News|

Canal Place will host Movies Under The Stars this Saturday, September 30 at dusk. Featured movie will be Moana, 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy-adventure film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film is Rated PG – Parental Guidance Suggested, some material may not be suitable for children.

African American Civil Rights (AACR) History and Preservation Grants Available

By | 2017-08-03T10:21:08+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|News|

There is $8.4 million available to: County governments Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education State governments Public and State controlled institutions of higher education Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

Steely Dan Tribute: Not Reely Dan, Performing Saturday Night at Canal Place

By | 2017-07-31T13:45:30+00:00 July 31st, 2017|News|

Saturday night Cumberland Comes Alive at Canal Place with a free concert presented by Burgmeier’s Hauling. Not Reely Dan, a Tribute to Steely Dan will take the stage at Canal Place on Saturday, August 5 at 8 pm. Not Reely Dan began performing in the Cumberland area during the summer of 2017. Formed by Jim

Talent Showcase Set at Canal Place

By | 2017-07-27T10:53:02+00:00 July 27th, 2017|News|

The Miss Frostburg, Mountain City & Miss Preston Fest Scholarship Program will host a “Talent Showcase” featuring Miss Maryland’s Class of 2017 On August 12, 2017 from 6:30 until 9 p.m. on the Festival Grounds Stage at Canal Place in Cumberland. Titleholders from across the State will be performing their talent featured during the Miss

C&O Canal Trust Launches New Mobile App to Help Visitors Explore C&O Canal National Historical Park

By | 2017-07-27T09:33:10+00:00 July 27th, 2017|News|

“C&O Canal Explorer” App Available for Android and Apple Platforms The C&O Canal Trust announces the release of its new mobile app, “C&O Canal Explorer,” to aid users in exploring the 184.5 miles and 20,000 acres of the C&O Canal National Historical Park. The app is available for download on both Android and Apple devices