Let us be your guide as you shop, dine, and discover historic cities and towns in Frederick County. Here, scenic byways lead to wineries, orchards, and Civil War heritage sites. Browse below for the most up-to-date happenings or choose a category on the right.
Posted in: Dining & Culinary, Wineries and Breweries, Agritourism
Whether you are dreading all the family time or looking for a way to bond, a trip to a tasting room (or 4) is a great way to make time spent with your relatives fun!
Posted in: Seasonal
Give someone an experience they won’t forget this holiday season. From theater subscriptions to golf outings or whitewater rafting, treat your loved ones to a unique adventure with memories to last a lifetime.
Posted in: Civil War History, Museums & Historic Sites, Outdoor Adventure
While Target may already be selling Christmas décor, Frederick is starting to get into the Halloween spirit! Often billed as the “most haunted city in Maryland” Frederick is full of eerie experiences and haunted happenings. Are you a believer?
Posted in: Shopping, Dining & Culinary, Historic Cities & Towns
In 1976, a roaring flood destroyed a large portion of Frederick’s Downtown streetscape, leaving residents to pick up the pieces in the months and years to follow. Hope may have looked dim at the time, but this unpredictable weather prompted the construction of what is today one of Frederick’s most popular attractions, Carroll Creek Park.
Posted in: Museums & Historic Sites, Outdoor Adventure, Shopping, Dining & Culinary, Scenic Drives, Historic Cities & Towns
Whether you want to fill your weekend with unique stops and exciting attractions or you just want to spend an hour taking in the gorgeous views, a journey down one of Frederick County’s two most traveled roads is sure to be a memorable experience!
Posted in: Dining & Culinary, Seasonal, Festivals and Events
Crab cakes, root beer floats, pulled pork, and gourmet apples. What do all of these delicious treats have in common? You can find them at the Great Frederick Fair!
Posted in: Family Fun, Shopping, Dining & Culinary, Historic Cities & Towns, Visitor Information, One Day In......
New Market has become a great destination for families and avid shoppers alike. Consider spending your weekend day in New Market!
Posted in: Festivals and Events
We interviewed Nick, Allen, and Brian, some of the riders in this year’s race, to find out how they got into this unusual sport and what keeps them riding!
Posted in: Outdoor Adventure, Dining & Culinary, Wineries and Breweries, Agritourism
There is no better way to take in the rolling hills, flat river valleys, meandering waterways and bright green pastures than with a tasting! Visit Frederick County’s wide array of wineries, breweries, and distilleries and drink in the view.
Posted in: Museums & Historic Sites, Outdoor Adventure, Dining & Culinary, Festivals and Events, Historic Cities & Towns, Agritourism, Visitor Information
Scattered throughout Frederick County are many unique and historic Main Street communities, where the downtown scene is more vibrant than ever. Big box stores take a back seat to mom and pop operations, restaurants serve up farm fresh meals, and visitors discover things they could never have found otherwise.