Some bits of Frederick news for you:
- Frederick Gran Fondo Bicycle Race, “Half personal challenge and half competition, the Grand Fondo National Championship Series courses lead riders through country roads with challenging climbs and incredible scenery.” Takes place October 14th.
- Historic markers installed in downtown Frederick, the FNP has a cool map of all the markers.
- Content & Community Ideashop, local marketing gurus @jesshibb and @bethschillaci share their best tips, tactics, and tools for making your online marketing programs more effective and easier to maintain.
- Lily’s Hope 5k, an event to raise funds and rally support for Lily Weaver, a courageous young girl battling Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare bone cancer.
- Elf-Man premier, “Elf-Man,” a movie that was partially filmed in Downtown Frederick, is set to have a red-carpet world premiere on December 1st at the Weinberg Center for the Arts.
- 72 Film Fest 2012, a time based film competition where teams have 72 hours to make a movie. It takes place October 11th-14th with films screening October 19th-20th.
- The 4th Annual Maryland Women’s Conference, takes place on November 2nd.
- SHA begins speed camera enforcement in US 15 work zone at Motter Avenue in Frederick, don’t get busted.