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Between Maryland’s burgeoning wine world and our killer craft breweries, we’ve got the goods to quench any thirst. Don’t believe us? Check out this amazing lineup of beer and wine events across the state.

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1 Baltimore Wine and Food Festival

May 12, 2018

Starting off with the Charm City Wine Run at 9:30am, guests at the 3rd Annual Baltimore Wine and Food Festival access to over 150 different international and local spirits, wine, and beers, a social rose tasting pavilion, champagne lounge, and a souvenir glass to take home.

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2 Wine in the Woods - Columbia

May 19-20, 2018

One of the premier wine festivals in the region, Wine in the Woods has grown over the decades to feature 35 wineries, nearly 50 artisans, more than 20 food vendors, and musicians on two stages.  

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3 Great Grapes! Wine & Food Festival - Hunt Valley

June 2, 2018

More than 220 Maryland Wines and more than 20 Maryland Wineries descend on Hunt Valley for the 15th Annual Great Grapes! Wine & Food Festival.  Take in beautiful Oregon Ridge Park while you enjoy gourmet food, live music, arts & crafts, and a free kids playground area.

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4 Whiskey Rebellion Festival

Friday June 8, 2018

Enjoy tastings from more than 12 national and local distillers of whiskey, vodka, rum, and moonshine.  Your ticket also includes historic re-enactments, authentic colonial games, food from Good Carma catering, goodie bags, and a free ride home with Sober Rides.

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5 Interstate Wine Festival

June 9, 2018

Dozens of local restaurants, artists, crafters, and musicians pair along with nearly 20 wineries all sampling their products to thousands of attendees.  Attendance is free however samples range in price from zero to $1.00 each.  

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6 Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival

June 23, 2018

An all-you-can-eat extravaganza, the 5th Annual Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival has more than 30,000 crabs, tons of beer, live music, family fun, arts & crafts, and much more.  

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7 Summer Beer and Wine Garden - Sandy Srping Museum

July 27 and August 31, 2018
Spend a summer evening at the Museum's Sculpture Garden enjoying local beer on tap, wine and family-friendly activities.

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17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

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8 Deep Creek Lake Art, Beer & Wine Festival

September 8, 2018
This popular annual event at Garrett County Fairgrounds allows you to taste beers and wines, enjoy art and music, all while benefitting HART for Animals and Garrett Lakes Arts Festival.

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270 Mosser Rd
McHenry, MD 21541

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For more events - go to Maryland Wine and Breweries Association of Maryland.

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People enjoying art, beer and wine
17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860
People enjoying art & wine
270 Mosser Rd
McHenry, MD 21541
Barley and Hops exterior
5473 Urbana Pike
Frederick, MD 21704
Mully's Brewery
141 Schooner Lane #15
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Gordon Biersch Brewery-Baltimore logo
1000 Lancaster St, #B
Baltimore, MD 21202
Brewer's Alley Restaurant & Brewery
124 N. Market St
Frederick, MD 21701
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5121 Baltimore Ave
Hyattsville, MD 20781
Gordon Biersch Brewery-Annapolis logo
1906 Towne Centre Blvd, Suite 155
Annapolis, MD 21401
Flying Dog Brewery logo
4607 Wedgewood Blvd
Frederick, MD 21703
The Brewer's Art interior view
1106 North Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21201
Milkhouse Brewery at Stillpoint Farm
8253 Dollyhyde Rd
Mount Airy, MD 21771
Dogfish Head Alehouse
800 West Diamond Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Crow Vineyard and Winery
12441 Vansant Corner Rd
Kennedyville, MD 21645
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