This forest in Western Maryland provides great opportunity for the turkey hunter.
Wild Turkeys in Savage River State Forest
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1 November is Spirits Month in Maryland

Whether your palate prefers the spice of rye whiskey or the sweet hints of rum, Maryland Distillers produce spirits for all tastes! During Maryland Spirits Month, there are many ways to explore, sample, and savor Maryland’s spirits. 
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painting of swans in water Photo By: Julia Rogers

2 Waterfowl Festival, Easton

November 9-11, 2018
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! 


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Location:
40 South Harrison Street
Easton, MD 21601
410-822-4567


Joint Military Color Guard

3 Veterans Day

November 9-11, 2018
Thank you to all that have served in the United States military, to keep us safe, protected and a nation of freedom. We Salute You!
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4 Maryland Irish Festival

November 9-11, 2018
Clebrate Irish culture with local, regional and international Irish music, Irish dancers, traditional cuisine; cultural exhibits and workshops, and an assortment of fantastic vendors offering beautiful Irish goods. There will be cultural and historical displays  and a “Speaker Series.”  For the wee-ones there will be a large play area with bouncy castles, fun and games.


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An Alpaca Greets Visitors at Outstanding Dreams Farm in Caroline County Photo By: Clark Vandergrift/OTD

5 Maryland Alpaca and Fleece Festival - Howard County Fairgrounds

November 10-11, 2018
Whether you knit, crochet, spin, weave, or just love to shop  you will enjoy this fuzzy fall festival with live animals, fiber, demos, and seminars!  Stock up now for your cozy winter projects with unique yarns and fibers from alpaca, wool, mohair, and angora rabbit, and blends. Find those one-of-a-kind project supplies, get new ideas, and learn creatively. Admission is FREE!


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Location:
2210 Fairground Road
West Friendship, MD 21794
717-776-1166


Carroll County Ag Center's Corn Maze

6 Carroll County Corn Maze, Westminster

Through November 11, 2018
Enjoy 18 acres of straw mazes, pumpkins and hayrides.  The Corn Maze is open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays with varied hours.  Daylight hours include family activities as well. If you plan to come by 7pm, please bring your flashlight.


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Carroll County Agriculture Center
Westminster, MD 21157
410-848-6704


Bill Miles displaying his rockfish Photo By: Bill Miles

7 Chesapeake Bay Fall Classic Rockfish Tournament, Annapolis

November 16-18, 2018
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
Annapolis


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Location:
1100 E College Pkwy
Annapolis, MD 21409
410-255-5535


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

8 Amish Quilt Auction, Mechanicsville

November 17, 2018
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.


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Location:
Grove Farm Lane
Mechanicsville, MD 20659
240-538-7408


The Great Havre de Grace Oyster Feast

9 The Great Havre de Grace Oyster Feast, Havre de Grace

November 17, 2018
Attend an Oyster Feast with lots of twists.  Sample oysters on the half shell, fried oysters and oyster stew.  You can also enjoy crab soup, Old Bay wings, pit beef, turkey, ham, kielbasa cheeses, fruit, salads, sides, beer and wine, soda and dessert.


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Havre de Grace Community Center
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-2100


Piscatawaydancers Photo By: PiscatawayIndians.com

10 American Indian Heritage Day, Edgewater

November 23, 2018
The Cedarville Band of Piscataway Indians returns to London Town for the annual celebration of native peoples. Join in a dance, talk with an elder, and enjoy the state holiday alongside the Piscataway.


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Location:
839 Londontown Rd
Edgewater, MD 21037
410-222-1919


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

11 Thanksgiving Events and Things to Do

Over the river and through the woods…  Let's make memories, and perhaps start a new family tradition, at these Thanksgiving oriented events in Maryland.
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Christmas pup on boat Photo By: Tracey Munson

12 Holiday Festivities

There’s no place like Maryland for the holidays! Get into the spirit of the season at Parades and Festivals, great holiday Train Events dazzling Light Displays and Candlelight Tours, memorable Performances of holiday classics, unique Arts & Crafts Shows and spectacular New Year's Eve Celebrations.

Fall Photos & Videos

Shops on New Market Street, New Market
Enjoy the crisp fall air as you stroll through quaint shopping districts.
Take a fall foliage tour through Maryland's parks.
Take a fall foliage tour through Maryland's parks.
Photo By: Kevin Moore
Adkins Farm Market - Salisbury
Adkins Farm Market - Salisbury
Fall Colors Along Deer Creek
See the autumn leaves at their best along this Harford County river.
Photo By: Mitch Lebovic
Fall Festivals in Annapolis
In the Annapolis countryside, you'll find festivals full of fun things to do with the family.
Milburn Orchards Pumpkin Patch
Go pumpkin picking at this orchard and farm just north of Chesapeake City.
Photo By: Clark Vandergrift

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Trip Ideas

Ghost Tours of Frederick
Ghost Tours & Haunted Attractions

Saying goodbye to Maryland is never easy, sometimes even for the dead. From the alleyways of old Annapolis to the frontier graves of Frederick and the battlefields of Antietam...

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Take a fall foliage tour through Maryland's parks.
Take a Maryland Fall Foliage Trip

This autumn, find the best spots to be dazzled by Maryland’s rainbow forests of green, amethyst, orange and scarlet.

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Milburn Pumpkins
Fall Fun on the Farm

These vibrant festivals celebrate fall fun, and if your taste run more to the macabre, you will love these Ghost Tours & Haunted Attractions . 

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This festival held over 4 days in fall has tons of family-friendly things to do.
Favorite Fall Events

Check out these vibrant fall festivals and events celebrating books, food & drink, and fall fun. 

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