Maryland Restaurant Weeks & Food Festivals

From picking crabs at a table to haute cuisine, Maryland has that and everything in between. Many communities and their local restaurants sponsor a week-long experience so that you can eat to your hearts' content - at a great price.


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Photo By: Howard County's Summer Restaurant Weeks
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Foodie destination Volt Restaurant in Frederick serves up a plethora of food experiences, from fine dining to casual comfort food.
Family Meal at Volt Restaurant in Frederick

July 18 - Aug. 1, 2016 - Howard County Summer Restaurant Week
Pre-Fixe menus designed by Howard County's top chefs featuring delicious local fare with fresh from the garden ingredients true to the vision of locally grown and made ingredients. Savor the season at 24 area restaurants offering mouthwatering meals at great prices.

July 22-31, 2016 - Baltimore Restaurant Week
From hand crafted street foods to James Beard Award-winning chefs, creativity and diversity is the hallmark of Baltimore's food scene.  Restaurant Week is a must for foodies and everyone else who enjoy "delicious" in its many forms.

August 5-20, 2016 - Baltimore County Restaurant Week
Enjoy local flavor and delicious deals with fiixe priced menues for brunch, lunch and dinner, $15 to $35.

August 6, 2016 - Fish, Fowl and Folk Festival
Enjoy crafters, performance artists, craft demonstrations and live music as well as food and beverages all along the museum grounds with beautiful water views.

August 13, 2016 - Discover Dorchester Seafood Feast-I-Val
Enjoy this all-you-can-eat feast at the 37th annual Seafood Feast-I-Val with live entertainment, craft sales, door prizes and displays.

August 14-21, 2016 - Carroll County Restaurant Week
Featuring special fixed price menus at local restaurants.

August 27, 2016 - Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival
All-you-care-to-taste extravaganza complete with over 60,000 crabs, lots of beer, arts & crafts, live music, family fun and so much more!


Events by month:
March:  Frederick Restaurant Week
March:  Heavy Seas Brewery Happenings
March:  Restaurant Week at National Harbor

April:  Pork in the Park BBQ Festival
April:  Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival
April : Main Street Heat Chili Cook-Off 
April:  Taste of Catonsville
April:  Ocean City Restaurant Week
April:  Salisbury Restaurant Week
April : Talbot Restaurant Week
April:  Interstate BBQ Festival Hagerstown

June: Annapolis Arts, Crafts & Wine Festival
June: St. Mary’s Crab Festival
June: Taste of Wheaton

June:  Great Grapes!  Wine & Food Festival
June:  Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival
June:  Baltimore Wine Fest
June:  Taste of the Valley Wine & Food Festival aka Interstate Wine Fest Hagerstown
June:  Taneytown Wine, Art & Music Festival
June:  Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival
June:  Taste of Garrett

July:  Baltimore Restaurant Week
July: Taste of Cambridge and Crab Cook-Off
July: Potomac Jazz and Seafood Festival
July: J. Miller Tawes Crab & Clam Bake
July: Tilghman Island Seafood Fest
July:  Howard Co. Summer Restaurant Week 

August: Howard Co. Summer Restaurant Week
August: Seafood Feast-I-Val 
August: Havre de Grace Seafood Festival
August: Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival 
August: Baltimore Restaurant Week 
August: Baltimore County Restaurant Week
August: Carroll County Restaurant Week 

Sept: Calvert County Waterman's Festival 
Sept: National Hard Crab Derby and Fair 
Sept: Maryland Seafood Festival

Oct: Taste of Bethesda
Oct: National Harbor Restaurant Week
Oct: Mount Airy’s Smoke’n BBQ Showdown
Oct: Maryland Oyster Festival
Oct: Ocean City Restaurant Week

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