Open Mics

October 13, 7-9 p.m.

Sky Stage Open Mics 

59 S Carroll St, Frederick, MD 21701

Sponsored by F.A.M.E. and the Frederick Arts Council these Open Mics are for acoustic performers.  Sound and lights will be provided.  Sign-ups start at 6:30.  Performers will get 2-3 songs.  Donations are requested.




UUCF Coffeehouse 

4880 Elmer Derr Road, Frederick, Maryland.

UUCF “Coffeehouse” Open Mic.

4880 Elmer Derr Road, Frederick, MD

Third Saturdays November 2017 thru June 2018

7 - 9:30 p.m.

This is a wonderful opportunity to share your talents with an appreciative crowd! Everyone gets a chance to do two or three pieces. Come, sign up, and perform. If you aren't up to taking the stage, every performer LOVES an audience!

 Bring dinner, a snack, to share or not, BYOB. This event is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. For more information, email or check out our Facebook page UUCFCoffeehouse


3rd Thursdays - 7-9 PM

Beans In the Belfry

122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick

In February 2009, Brunswick, MD's Beans in the Belfry graciously accepted hosting yet another SAW Open Mic (OM) in Frederick County.  As a legacy SAW OM and now a F.A.M.E/SAW joint event, all are welcome to partake of the most delicious food and amazing ambiance of the funkiest decorated, awesomely-acoustic, former-church, coffee house on the banks of the Potomac, just a hop, skip and a jump from Hagerstown/Frederick, Leesburg/ Lovettsville, Harpers Ferry/Charlestown/Martinsburg, and Greencastle/Waynesboro/Chambersburg/Gettysburg.  Come, play and listen to the tremendous talent 60~ miles from the heart of Washington,DC.  To ensure you have a great experience, F.A.M.E & SAW Board member Tomy, One "M" Wright has the hosting duties.  Sound system provided (Two mics and Two+ guitar leads available); additionally, percussion and harmonies, upon request. Two-song format, first come-first serve, originals and covers accepted.  If low attendance, we'll cycle through.  Oh yeah, Beans' Booking Manager Hanna is always looking to hear new artists. Questions: Contact or Hanna at



Saturdays 6 - 8:30 p.m.

Lovettsville Pizza and Subs 

26 E Broad Way, Lovettsville, VA 20180

An acoustic open mic hosted by Doug Rosner will start October 7. Every Saturday 6 – 8:30pm. A small PA system with one mic & one instrument jack will be provided. Guitar duets can bring 2nd amp. A sign up board will be provided. Format will be 2 – 3 song slots with a 12 minute maximum. All styles, ages & genres, including Christian, are welcome. This is a family friendly event.