Current Press Releases

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Tourism Spending Continues to Grow in Maryland
November 06, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD (November 6, 2019) – Maryland Department of Commerce Secretary Kelly M. Schulz today announced that visitors to Maryland spent more than $18 billion in calendar year 2018, up 2.1 percent from the previous year and 47 percent from 2009.

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EXPLORE MARYLAND DURING INTERNATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD MONTH
September 12, 2019

BALTIMORE, MD (September 12, 2019) – Earlier this month, Governor Larry Hogan proclaimed September as International Underground Railroad Month in Maryland. The designation recognizes the state as “The Most Powerful Underground Railroad Storytelling Destination in the World.”

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