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Maryland Iron Festival

Maryland Iron Festival at Catoctin Furnace

May 21-22, 2022 | Free Admission

Celebrate Frederick County's history as an early center for iron making at this festival in the historic village of Catoctin Furnace. The festival will feature live blacksmithing demonstrations, hands-on casting and molding demonstrations, live iron pouring, guided tours, children's activities, live music, food trucks, a beer and wine garden, and much, much more. 

The Museum of the Iron Worker will be open all weekend with FREE ADMISSION. 

Learn more about the 2022 Maryland Iron Festival HERE 

Parking and short shuttle ride at 6709 Cunningham Falls Park Road, Thurmont, MD 21788

Blacksmith Demonstration

A blacksmithing demonstration at the Maryland Iron Festival

Live Iron Pour by Keystone Iron Works 

Keystone Iron Works

Learn more about Keystone Iron Works and their efforts to iron-making history alive! 

Other Maryland Iron Festival Events Include: 

Log hewing demonstrations

Music by Jubilee Voices, Van Wagner, Slim Harrison, and The Caswells

Make your plan to visit here!

Learn more about Catoctin Furnace and the Museum of the Iron Worker