Autumn Adventure

November in Maryland has so much to offer. 



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Little girl feeding a duck at the Waterfowl Festival
Little girl feeding a duck at the Waterfowl Festival
Photo By: Waterfowl Festival
Bill Miles displaying his rockfish
Bill Miles displaying his rockfish
Photo By: Bill Miles

Fall is spectacular in Maryland! Come celebrate at these fall festivals and check out our foliage tours and Scenic Byways.

photo of singer Photo By: Fringe Fest & Joe Squared

1 Charm City Fringe Festival

Charm City Fringe is back for another great installment.  Maryland's premier theatre and performing arts festival is roaring back with  gusto, with performances from artists spanning the city, state, and country!
Baltimore City

Annapolis vs. Eastport Tug of War

2 Eastport vs. Annapolis Tug of War

Annual Battle of the Titians! Every November, Annapolis and Eastport duke it out by having a tug of war. The best of  seven wins the age-old argument: which is the best community to live in? Naturally, this epic tug of war is complete with music, dancing, food and drinks on both sides.
Spa Creek Bridge

3 10K Across the Bay

The 10k Across The Bay will take runners across one of the most majestic courses anywhere– the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. Don't miss this historic event – it will surely sell out!
Chesapeake Bay Bridge in Anne Arundel County to Queen Anne’s County.

Maryland Irish Festival Photo By: Maryland Irish Festival

4 Maryland Irish Festival

The Maryland Irish Festival features traditional Irish food, drinks, dance and music in addition to children's activities, cultural exhibits and vendors.
State Fairgrounds
Baltimore County

Veterans Day Salute Photo By: National Cemetery Administration

5 Salute to Veterans

Annapolis - Join Hospice of the Chesapeake as we honor those who served with music, presentations & lunch. RSVP required.

Leonardtown - Marching bands, military units, scouts, floats, and local organizations honor our Veterans. Memorial Ceremony follows.

painting of swans in water Photo By: Julia Rogers

6 Waterfowl Festival

A wildlife art and sportmans expo, providing the ultimate experience for sporting and outdoor enthusiasts. Join in the celebration of Maryland's sporting heritage and Eastern Shore food, drink and fun! 
Talbot County

Bill Miles displaying his rockfish Photo By: Bill Miles

7 Chesapeake Bay Fall Classic Rockfish Tournament

Thousands of recreational and professional anglers from Maine to North Carolina will be making their way to Maryland to compete for top honors and a chance at some big money in this year’s Chesapeake Bay Fall Classic, the Bay’s largest fall rockfish tournament. With over 250 boats and 1,500 anglers regularly competing, the prizes and competition is larger than ever.
Sandy Point State Park

Amish Quilt Auction Photo By: Visit St. Mary's County, Maryland

8 Amish Quilt Auction

St. Mary's is proud of its Amish heritage. Be part of the tradition at the annual quilt auction in Mechanicsville.  Bid on beautiful Amish-made quilts and other gorgeous hand-stitched items at this traditional Amish Auction.  The annual auction features smaller hand-sewn items plus wonderful baked goods and delicious home-made soup.

This forest in Western Maryland provides great opportunity for the turkey hunter.

9 Thanksgiving

Over the river and through the woods… Check out these fun Thanksgiving events throughout Maryland. 

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