About the Running of the Balls


The Running of the Balls is a fundraising event conducted by the Rotary
Clubs of Leonardtown and Lexington Park to support non-profit charitable organizations in our community as well as other worthwhile charities and causes.  See our fact sheet located on the HOME PAGE for more specific information on the event which is held during the annual “Beach Party on the Square” party in Leonardtown, MD.


Balls may be purchased from a local Rotarian before the event or

the day of the Beach Party starting at 4:00 PM 

If you are interested in more information on either of the Rotary Clubs please visit their respective Club website which are linked below:

The Lexington Park Rotary

The Leonardtown Rotary

About the Beach Party on the Square


The Beach Party on the Square in Leonardtown, Maryland is held on the Saturday following the first Friday in August from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Admission is free and the downtown square of Leonardtown becomes a center of joy and pleasure for all ages.  From live entertainment to fire truck hose downs, from a kid's sand pit to jump rope and limbo contests, from tug-of-war to crafts and informational displays, the events are certain to please both young and old alike.  For a more detailed description of this years events at the Beach Party on the Square, please click on the link below.​

Leonardtown Beach Party on the Square

Brought to you by the Lexington Park Rotary and Leonardtown Rotary Clubs 

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