The Thing

The Thing, Frederick’s local music festival, hosts top bands as they play at restaurant bars throughout Downtown Frederick. 30+ bands, 7 venues. Finale on Carroll Creek sponsored by Downtown Frederick Partnership. Buy an all access-wristband for admission to any and all shows!

This year, the big finale show will be at Carroll Creek Linear Park from 4 to 9:30 part of First Saturday. Beer and wine will be available for sale.

Plus, this year, play The Thing scavenger hunt. The more shows you go to, the more swag you score. See TheThing.Rocks for details and for the band schedule. And be sure to stop by Taco Daddy and show them some love for being this year’s premier sponsor.


October 6, 2018 12:00 PM


October 6, 2018 9:30 PM

Fees & Tickets

Early Bird All Access Wristband

Sales end September 19

All Access Wristband - $5 off

Sales end October 5

Event Venue


Carroll Creek Amphitheater