Pink flamingos in snow by Kevin Moore Photo
Pink Flamingos in Snow by Kevin Moore
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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 winter celebration. Share in the joys of the season at these favorite annual winter events.

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Gourmet breads, meats and cheeses at upscale Pazo.

1 Winter Restaurant Weeks

From picking crabs at a table to haute cuisine, Maryland has that and everything in between. Many towns sponsor a Winter Restaurant Week event so that you can wine and dine to your hearts' content  and - it's  great way to experience new restaurants!
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FeBREWary to celebrate Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month

2 FeBREWary in Maryland

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. Breweries, ale houses and brew pubs are open across the state, so head to your favorite Maryland vacation destination and expand your brew I.Q. with a new style of beer from a local craft brewer.
Now is your chance to win a beer lover's getaway to Ocean City with our FeBREWary in Maryland Sweepstakes.  Enter now to win a weekend stay at Park Place Hotel, dining at Captain’s Table Restaurant and tickets to Shore Craft Beer Fest: Love on Tap at Seacrets. With $600 in great gifts, this is your chance to win a BREWcation  you'll never forget! - See more at: http://www.visitmaryland.org/article/febrewary-maryland#sthash.OvbZqdXG....
 

Oakley Cabin African American Museum and Park

3 Black History Month

During Black History Month we reflect upon the story of the African-American experience in Maryland’s which is the African-American story of America. From the founding of the colony, through the horrors of slavery and the heroism of the Underground Railroad to the of the Jazz Age and the thriving contributions to the science, arts and culture of today, the Maryland African-American story is one of perseverance, courage and triumph.
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Winterfest - Oakland

4 Winterfest, Oakland (President's Day weekend in February)

Enjoy the cool of winter with ice carving demonstrations, illuminated ice sculptures and an ice bowling alley and slide in the mountains.


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Location:
200 S 2nd street
Oakland, MD 21550
301-387-4386


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Bald Eagle at Black Water Wildlife Festival

5 Eagle Festival, Cambridge (mid-March 2016)

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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couple dining

6 Valentine's Day

You’ll Love these Perfect Maryland Getaways This Valentine’s Day! Indulge that special someone with a little romantic Maryland magic.
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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.
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's The Nutcracker
See this beloved winter show to get into the festive spirit.
Loy's Station Covered Bridge
Historic sites like this covered bridge are snap-worthy even in the chill of winter.
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

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Trip Ideas

Silver Spring Outdoor Ice Skating Rink
Outdoor Ice-Skating

Join Family and Friends for Outdoor Ice Skating Fun.

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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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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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Pink flamingos in snow by Kevin Moore Photo
Winning Winter Events

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

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