Can't get to Minneapolis for Super Bowl XXVI Sunday?
Not to worry.
You can have all the hoopla right here.
Union Bridge Fire Co. is tossing a bull and oyster roast to celebrate, passing the buffet dishes right through the third quarter.
Cost is $25 per person -- alot less than the $150 tickets to the Metrodome. And, this admissionincludes the buffet, favors, beer, setups and two 45-inch TVs. Reservations are a must by dialing 775-7830.
Dinner starts about 4 p.m.So, you can dine and get settled in by the 6:15 p.m. kickoff -- on Locust Street.
Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen Council Knights of Columbus Council also is offering seats on the televised 50-yard line.
Cost is $15 per person and includes hot and cold halftime buffet.A cash bar will be available. Doors open at 5 p.m. to the Wade Warfield Building, Sykesville. Information: 239-3014.
Parents and preschool children can start the weekend early at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
Piney Run Nature Center's Molly E. McEvoy narrates Winter Animal Stories for children 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 and their parents.
Cost is $1 for members and $1.50 for non-members, and registration is required. The park is at 30 Martz Road, Eldersburg. Information: 795-6043.
The North Carroll Senior Center has a hoedown party and potluck dinner at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
The center's own string band will play the tunes. Admission is $2 and a covered dish to share, at 2255 Hanover Pike, Greenmount. Information: 239-6400.
Ever want to produce your own TV show? You can get a few pointers at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Magician Tom Crowl performs and explains how his show is taped for Carroll Community Television, Channel 55.
Cameras roll at Western Maryland College's Theatre on the Hill in Westminster. Information: 876-6771.
Mellow-out with favorite folk tunes performed by area artists at the Arts Council's monthly Coffee House. Doors open at 8p.m. Saturday at Winchester Exchange, 15 E. Main St., Westminster.
Admission is $4. Information: 848-7272.