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1 Winter Restaurant Weeks

Winter 2020
From picking crabs at a table to haute cuisine, Maryland has that and everything in between. Many communities and their local restaurants sponsor a week-long experience so that you can eat to your heart's content - at a great price.  
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FeBREWary to celebrate Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month

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FeBREWary 2020
FeBREWary is Maryland’s official month-long celebration of craft beer, and with craft brew events on tap across the state, it’s the perfect time for a beer lover's getaway. Breweries, ale houses and brew pubs are in full swing, so head to your favorite Maryland vacation destination and expand your brew I.Q. with a new style of beer from a local craft brewer, or cozy up with a tall mug of an old favorite in a bit of Maryland you've yet to explore. From the mountains to the beach, FeBREWary in Maryland is the perfect opportunity to hoist a pint with good friends in great places.
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Frederick Douglass Sign Image Credit: Clark Vandergrift

3 Black History Month

February 2020
The story of the African-American experience in Maryland is the story of America. From the founding of the colony, through the horrors of slavery and the heroism of the Underground Railroad, to the Jazz Age and the thriving contributions to the sciences, arts and culture of today: the Maryland African-American story is one of perseverance, courage and triumph.
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4 Valentine's Day in Maryland

February 2020
Indulge that special someone with a little romantic Maryland magic. You’ll LOVE celebrating the month of "amour" in Maryland. Check out these Valentine's Day events.

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5 Seaside Boat Show, Ocean City

February 14-16, 2020
The #1 indoor Boat Show on the Eastern Shore, featuring over 350 boats, electronics, dock builders, boat lifts, crafts, canvas, fishing rods, fishing tackle, paddle boards, artists, and food vendors.
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Ocean City Convention Center
Ocean City, MD 21842
410-289-2800


Oakland Winterfest

6 Oakland Winter Fest

February 15, 2020
Winterfest is always held President's Day weekend in Oakland, located in Western Maryland. Events include ice carving demonstrations, illuminated ice sculptures, interactive sculptures, store specials, vendors/crafters, carriage rides, exceptional dining and more!


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Downtown Oakland
Oakland, MD 21550
301-334-2691


Maryland Wine Month

7 Maryland Wine Month

March 2020
This March, both connoisseurs and novices of wines can celebrate during Maryland Wine Month with a jam-packed calendar of events and eight wine trails.
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Saint Patrick's Day Oxalis

8 St. Patrick's Day Celebrations

In Maryland, we're all Irish on St. Paddy's Day!
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Winter Photos & Videos

Loy's Station Covered Bridge in Winter
Historic sites like this covered bridge are snap-worthy even in the chill of winter.
Image Credit: Visit Frederick
Ladew Topiary Gardens in Winter
Don't be afraid of a little snow! Ladew's 100 larger-than-life topiary farms sparkle in winter.
Snowshoeing in Western Maryland
Winter sports are hot in Maryland. Try snowshoeing in the mountains out West.
State Circle, Annapolis
State Circle, Annapolis
Image Credit: Jennifer Casey
Pink Flamingos in Snow by Kevin Moore
Pink flamingos in snow by Kevin Moore Photo
Image Credit: Kevin Moore Photo
Snowmobile in Western Maryland
Image Credit: Clark Vandergrift

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Trip Ideas

Snowboarding
Top Things to do in Winter

Fun never hibernates in Maryland! So dig out the boots, gloves and hats, and head to Western Maryland because the slopes are beckoning you to come out and play.  ...

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Hot Cocoa in Maryland

 A cool winter day in Maryland is perfect for enjoying a cup of hot chocolate. 

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Winter sports are hot in Maryland. Try snowshoeing in the mountains out West.
Cross Country Skiing

The following Maryland State Parks offer cross country skiing ...

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Ice skaters
Outdoor Ice Skating

Join Family and Friends for Outdoor Ice Skating Fun.

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