Join the VPC as we celebrate 50 years of land preservation in Baltimore county with a fun-filled weekend. Beginning on Friday, October 12th, the evening will take place at the Baltimore Museum of Art (10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218) and start at 6pm with a spectacular film by Emmy-nominated filmmaker Allen Moore on the remarkable efforts to preserve our valleys. At 7pm, following the film there will be cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a light buffet. Tickets are $125 per person or reserved Sponsor tables with seating for six can be purchased for $1,500.

Valet parking will be available. Cocktail Attire

To purchase tickets, or for more information, please contact the VPC office at 410-337-6877.

THEN, join us as we continue the celebration on Saturday, October 13th, with a country farm fair. Athletic competitions begin at 8am for participants only. At noon the fair opens to everyone. Please click on the link below to see more information on each competition. Click here for information on how to enter the Farm Fair Events: Farm Fair Events Entry Information

Morning Events: (8:00am for participants only)

Run, Bike and Shooting Events

Entry Details

Shooting Competition Details

to register for the run and bike competitions please visit

Afternoon Events: (Fair opens noon – 4:00pm)

In the afternoon, visitors will be allowed to walk, run or ride for pleasure the different courses used in the morning competitions.

Flower & Horticulture Show

Flower Arranging Class

Farm & Garden Competitions

Games People Chase & Chase Me Charlie

Handy Hunter Class

Exhibits & Demos

Baking Show Chairperson: Ann Gillet –

The “Art For Land’s Sake” art show committee will present a demonstration of plein air landscape painting by artist Sam Robinson during the VPC Farm Fair. The completed painting will go to the highest bidder of a silent auction, all proceeds to benefit the VPC.

Food Concession by Clementine Restaurant

VPC Farm Fair Co-Chairpersons:

Amy Fenwick 410-382-5348

Holly Bricken 410-598-8601

to read about the celebration, please click onto the link below: