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    Oxon Cove Park & Oxon Hill Farm

    Maryland

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  • No public programs Monday August 25, 2014

    The Park will be open but there will be no public programs on Monday August 25, 2014. Meet the Dairy Cow, the Wagon Ride, and Chicken & Egg programs will not be happening on this day. Please call the park at 301.839.1176 if you have any questions.

  • No public programs Wednesday August 27 through Saturday August 30, 2014 & Monday, September 1, 2014

    The Park will be open but there will be no public programs Wednesday August 27 through Saturday August 30, 2014 and Monday, September 1, 2014. Please call the park at 301.839.1176 if you have any questions.

Schedule Of Events

Check the database below for a daily activities. We offer a wide assortment of programs geared to a wide range of audiences. So, if you are a kid or an adult, if you like history or nature; there is something for you at Oxon Cove Park!

Programs may be canceled without prior notice. Please call before you come to check the schedule. The number is 301-839-1176.


 
visitors pressing cider
Visitors help press apples into cider during our 2009 Cultural Holiday Festival.
 

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Events Upcoming for September

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  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Friday, September 5, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Friday, September 5, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Saturday, September 6, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • The Park's Past

    Saturday, September 6, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Saturday, September 6, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Saturday, September 6, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • The Park's Past

    Sunday, September 7, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Sunday, September 7, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Sunday Shoreline Sweep-up

    Sunday, September 7, 2014

    Help us clean up trash along the banks of Oxon Cove. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Monday, September 8, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Monday, September 8, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Monday, September 8, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Farm Morning

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Visit stations around the farm and participate in hands on agricultural activities. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Friday, September 12, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Friday, September 12, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Saturday, September 13, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Saturday, September 13, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • The Park's Past

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Reading Stories with Ranger Steph

    Monday, September 15, 2014

    Come listen to stories, sing songs, and enjoy other activities. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Friday, September 19, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Friday, September 19, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Saturday, September 20, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Saturday, September 20, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Young African American Lecture Series

    Saturday, September 20, 2014

    Scholarly presentations by local high school and college students on various topics that impact the African American community. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • The Park's Past

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Monday, September 22, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Monday, September 22, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Monday, September 22, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • Farm Morning

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Visit stations around the farm and participate in hands on agricultural activities. More

  • Wagon Ride

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Take a scenic wagon ride through the park. More

  • Chicken & Egg

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Help us feed the chickens. More

  • Meet the Dairy Cow

    Thursday, September 25, 2014

    Help with the farm chores. More

  • National Public Lands Day Clean-Up

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Nation's largest single-day volunteer clean-up effort for public lands. More

  • The Park's Past

    Sunday, September 28, 2014

    The Mount Welby Farmhouse will be open for self-guided tours. More

  • Exploring the Past at Oxon Cove Park

    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    Specific education program for Kindergarten through Grade 6 students, offered to schools, camps, and home school organizations. More

Did You Know?

mt. welby

During the War of 1812, the Debutts family found three congreve rockets on the Mount Welby (19th century name of the Oxon Hill Farm property) grounds. The British Navy was not aiming at Mount Welby. They were sending a signal to other British ships anchored 20 miles away in the Patuxent River.