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Winning Winter Events

Night may fall early this time of year, but what better time to take in a festival, concert or holiday celebration. Share in the joys of the season at these favorite annual winter events.

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Gourmet dish Photo By: Howard County's Restaurant Weeks

1 Winter Restaurant Weeks

From picking crabs at a table to haute cuisine, Maryland has that and everything in between. Many towns team-up with their local restaurants to offer Winter Restaurant Week culinary experiences so that you can indulge to your hearts' content - at a great price. More info...

FeBREWary to celebrate Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month

2 FeBREWary in Maryland

FeBREWary is Maryland’s official month-long celebration of craft beer lovers, and with craft brew events on tap across the state, it’s the perfect time for a beer lover's getaway. More info...

National Black Wax Museum Image

3 Black History Month

The story of the African-American experience in Maryland is the story of America. From the founding of the colony, through the horrors of slavery and the heroism of the Underground Railroad, to the Jazz Age and the thriving contributions to the sciences, arts and culture of today: the Maryland African-American story is one of perseverance,courage and triumph. More info...

Winterfest - Oakland Photo By: GOBA

4 Winterfest, Oakland

February 17-19, 2017
Enjoy the cool of winter with ice carving demonstrations, illuminated ice sculptures, an ice bowling alley and slide in the mountains. You won't want to leave this great small town.

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Tubman Visitor Center

5 Celebrate the Legacy of Harriet Tubman, a True American Hero

Maryland is honoring the legacy of one of America’s greatest heroes, Harriet Tubman, with the opening of a new state park the weekend of March 11-12, 2017. The Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center offers a stirring look into the life and legacy of a woman who risked all in the name of freedom. Explore the new park and journey along the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad, and truly immerse in history.


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Location:
4068 Golden Hill Road
Church Creek, MD 21622
410-221-2290?


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Bald Eagle at Black Water Wildlife Festival

6 Eagle Festival, Cambridge

March 11, 2017
Learn about these majestic flyers on an Eagle Prowl at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, home of one of the largest breeding populations of bald eagles in the United States.

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Location:
2145 Key Wallace Dr
Cambridge, MD 21613
410-228-2677


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Winter Photos & Videos

Shab Row in Frederick
Referred to as Shab Row, this quaint section of Frederick's Everedy Square offers a unique shopping experience in beautifully renovated 19th century buildings decorated for the season.
Photo By: Tourism Council of Frederick County
Loy's Station Covered Bridge in Winter
Historic sites like this covered bridge are snap-worthy even in the chill of winter.
Photo By: Tourism Council of Frederick County
Ladew Topiary Gardens in Winter
Don't be afraid of a little snow! Ladew's 100 larger-than-life topiary farms sparkle in winter.
Snowshoeing in Western Maryland
Winter sports are hot in Maryland. Try snowshoeing in the mountains out West.
State Circle, Annapolis
State Circle, Annapolis
Photo By: Jennifer Casey
Pink Flamingos in Snow by Kevin Moore
Pink flamingos in snow by Kevin Moore Photo
Photo By: Kevin Moore Photo

Winter

Trip Ideas

Hit the slopes at this popular resort in Western Maryland for your winter adrenalin fix.
Top Things to Do in Winter

Even during the coldest, snowiest days of winter, fun never hibernates in Maryland. So dig out the boots, gloves and hats, and throw open the door because winter is beckoning...

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Winning Winter Events

Night may fall early this time of year, but what better time to take in a festival, concert or holiday celebration. Share in the joys of the season at these favorite annual...

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Hot Cocoa in Maryland

 A cool winter day in Maryland is perfect for enjoying a cup of hot chocolate. 

 

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Silver Spring Outdoor Ice Skating Rink
Outdoor Ice-Skating

Join Family and Friends for Outdoor Ice Skating Fun.

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Winter sports are hot in Maryland. Try snowshoeing in the mountains out West.
Cross Country Skiing

The following Maryland State Parks offer cross country skiing ...

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