Restaurant Weeks and 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 heart's content - at a great price. 
 

 

In coordination with the Restaurant Association of Maryland 

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July:

Howard County Restaurant & Craft Beverages Week - July 13-26, 2020.  Choices are wide among participants and you can eat at the location or order to go.  Please contact the site regarding precautions.
Baltimore Restaurant Week - July 24 - August 2, 2020 - City-wide event with great specials to go and to enjoy at the restaurant.
Dinner Under the Stars  - Wednesdays on West Street in Annapolis

August:

Smoking on the Dock of the Bay - Crisfield
Frederick Restaurant Week - August 10-16, 2020 - Dine in Downtown Frederick and surrounding area. 
The Maryland State BBQ Bash
Seafood Feast-I-Val - Cambridge.
Taste Of Linganore, Wine and Food Festival - Mount Airy.
Baltimore County Restaurant Week
Baltimore Vegan Restaurant Week
Interstate Wine Fest Hagerstown - August 28 - 29, 2020
Pig Out in the Park Backyard BBQ Bash - Frostburg
Allegany County Mountain Maryland Restaurant Week
National Hard Crab Derby and Fair - Crisfield
Dinner Under the Stars  - Wednesdays on West Street in Annapolis

September:

Baltimore Vegan Restaurant Week concludes.
National Hard Crab Derby and Fair - Crisfield
Great Grapes!  International Wine & Food Festival - Sept 5-6, 2020 - National Harbor
Great Grapes!  International Wine & Food Festival  - Sept. 12, 2020 - Baltimore
Chesapeake Crab, Wine & Beer Festival Maryland Foodie Fest - Sept. 12, 2020 - Baltimore
Baltimore Wine Fest  - Sept. 19, 2020 - Canton Waterfront Park
Vegan Burger Smackdown & Fun Fest - Sept. 27, 2020 - POWER PLANT LIVE!, Baltimore

Allegany County Mountain Maryland Restaurant Week concludes
Maryland Seafood Festival - Annapolis/Sandy Point State Park
Dinner Under the Stars  - Wednesdays on West Street in Annapolis through mid-month

October:

Interstate BBQ Festival - Oct 3, 2020
WineFest at St. Michaels - Oct 3-4, 2020
J. Miller Tawes Crab & Clam Bake - Crisfield - Oct 14, 2020 from noon-4pm.  This is the one.  See and be seen at this famous event featuring politicians and citizens who share a love of seafood.
Taste of Bethesda
​Fall Fest with Oysters in Rock Hall
Ocean City Restaurant Week
US Oyster Festival St. Mary's County - Leonardtown
OysterFest at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum - St. Michaels

November:

SOMD Vegan Restaurant Week
The Great Havre de Grace Oyster Feast

December:

Annapolis Chocolate Binge Festival - December 6, 2020 -  Take a chocolate tour along West Street with over 40 chocolate vendors selling various chocolate specialties, chocolate truffles, caramels, bars, fudge, cookies, cakes, martinis, French macaroons, cupcakes, pies, brownies and more.

January 2021:

Baltimore City Restaurant Week 

February 2021:

Baltimore County Restaurant Week
Howard County Restaurant Week
National Harbor Restaurant Week
Stews & Brews - Easton Beer Fest
Maryland Vegan Restaurant Week

March 2021:

Annapolis Restaurant Week 
Frederick Restaurant Week 
St. Michaels ChocolateFest 

April 2021:

Savor Bowie Food and Wine and Music Festival

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