Current Press Releases

Crab Tank on the Choptank Competition Logo
November 16, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD (November 16, 2018) - Contestants felt the pinch from the judges known as the “Big Crabs” during the ultimate pitch competition, “Crab Tank on the Choptank.” “Crab Tank,” loosely based on the hit television show, “Shark Tank,” featured contestants presenting their tourism marketing campaign ideas to the crabs in the tank.


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Governor Larry Hogan Proclaims March as Maryland Wine Month
March 01, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD (March 1, 2018) – Governor Larry Hogan today issued a proclamation and offered an official toast at Red Red Wine Bar in Annapolis to kickoff Maryland Wine Month. Wineries across Maryland are joining together to host special events, offer unique culinary pairings, and participate in the Wine Month Challenge.


FeBREWary to celebrate Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month
Governor Larry Hogan Proclaims “FeBREWary” as Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month
February 01, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD (February 1, 2018) –Governor Larry Hogan today issued a proclamation and offered an official toast in celebration of Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month. The kickoff, which was held at Federal House in Annapolis, MD, is the first of several across Maryland that will host special brew-themed events, launch new beers, and offer unique culinary pairings.


Pay tribute to those who were sacrificed at this tremendous Civil War battle.
Maryland’s Civil War Sites and Trails Mark Anniversaries
September 15, 2017
BALTIMORE (September 15, 2017) – Now is the perfect time to explore Maryland’s Civil War Trails as the National Park Service commemorates the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam and the 150th anniversary of the establishment of Antietam National Cemetery, both on September 17. Read