Progressive dinner: 5 cuisines in 5 minutes

How often have you gone back and forth with friends, family or your spouse about where to eat? Either everyone is in the mood for a different type of cuisine, or no one has any idea what they want. Why limit your quest to just one kind of food? Downtown Frederick, Md. is the perfect […]

Frederick, Maryland: A beer lover’s haven

Just North of Washington, D.C., where city streets meet the mountains, Frederick, Maryland is a beer lover’s haven. It not only boasts Maryland’s largest craft brewery, but is also home to an impressive collection of beer brewing artisans. Whether you prefer a classic IPA or a daring chili infused beer, a farm to glass tasting […]

Frederick, Maryland: Once a flood zone, now a scenic destination

Recent news coverage of severe flooding in Louisiana and our neighboring Ellicott City, Maryland stirs memories of Frederick’s most historic flood. A roaring torrent of water destroyed a large portion of the downtown streetscape in 1976, leaving residents to put life back together in the months and years to follow. After downtown Frederick was drenched […]

Enjoy tasting and tours in Frederick County, Md.

You’ll find an abundance of locally produced wine, cider, mead, brews and spirits in Frederick County, Md. The rich soil and moderate climate have attracted farmers to this region for centuries. Frederick County is home to more farms than any county in Maryland. Around every corner, you’ll find fresh produce at shops and markets, pick-your-own […]

Mornings never tasted so delicious

Frederick, Md., known for its dining options, is also a great place to find delicious coffee and doughnuts. Start your morning with a treat for your tastebuds. Gravel & Grind specializes in artisan coffee—and bicycles. The front counter features a pour-over bar where you can order single-origin coffee, classic espresso or locally sourced tea. The […]

Top 5 reasons you will adore B&Bs in Frederick County, Md.

Frederick County has beautiful bed and breakfasts (B&Bs) in historic homes, providing guests a relaxing escape from everyday life. Each offers guests a different experience with unique touches. Here are five reasons to love B&Bs in Frederick County. 1. Sink into luxurious linens and amazing beds that leave you refreshed following a peaceful slumber. You’ll […]

Find your park in Frederick County, Md.

Frederick County, Maryland is the perfect place to celebrate the National Park Service’s upcoming centennial and #FindYourPark. There are many ways to enjoy parks – whether you prefer urban parks, nature parks, historic parks or anything in between. The county includes all or part of 8 National Park Service Units and nearly 100 National Register […]

A new biking adventure awaits you

With its unique geography, Frederick County, Md. is a great destination for cycling, with a wealth of opportunities to suit all skill levels. There’s something for everyone, regardless if you’d prefer a leisurely ride on the C&O Canal Towpath, a more challenging trek through the rolling terrain of northern and western Frederick County, a thrilling […]

Main Street America is just outside D.C.

Located less than one hour from Washington, D.C., hip and historic Frederick County, Md. is filled with mountain views, wineries and breweries, orchards and vibrant Main Street communities. Here, museums meet martini bars, scenic landscapes provide thrill seekers with adventure and cutting-edge cuisine is served up in Civil War-era buildings alongside unique specialty shops, galleries, […]