Sweet, Sweet Main Street

Feb
12

Sweet, Sweet Main Street

Located in Downtown Sykesville, Salazon Chocolate Co. is creating world class, fair trade salted dark chocolate.  With flavors like sea salt with caramel, black pepper or coffee, you are sure to find something for everyone. In Downtown Bel Air you’ll find one of Maryland’s oldest chocolate companies, Wockenfuss Candies.  Since 1915, the Wockenfuss family has been…

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Feb
11

Table for Two!

Main Street Maryland communities are full of gourmet food from around the corner and around the world with ambiance to fit any mood.

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Nov
17

Visit Ellicott City Main Street!

Ellicott City is the most recent community to be awarded the State’s Main Street Maryland designation and it’s the first in Howard County! From early beginnings to becoming the County Seat, Ellicott City has long been a great place to shop and dine and experience an authentic early American downtown.

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Oct
30

Buy Local. Shop Main Street!

Take shopping local to the next level with the Buy Maryland Directory’s Make It To Main Street feature – an online database of Maryland products made in Main Streets and/or sold by Main Street businesses. Whether you are looking for a one of a kind gift or everyday item, search for jewelry, artwork, clothing, soaps and…

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Oct
30

Visit Hagerstown Main Street

Hagerstown is the State’s newest designated Main Street Maryland community and the first in Washington County! Hagerstown has a thriving downtown with gourmet and local food, independent shops, art galleries and performance venues. It’s also Maryland’s first Arts & Entertainment District. With festivals and events like the Western Maryland Blues Festival, Augustoberfest and Wind Down Downtown…

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Jul
02

Smithsonian Names Havre de Grace Top Small Town

Smithsonian Magazine named Havre de Grace a Top 20 Small Town to visit in 2014, and it’s easy to see why. Havre de Grace  really has it all, a beautiful boardwalk promenade on the Susquehanna River, two light houses, the world famous Decoy Museum, a Maritime Museum, and of course a bustling Main Street!  Havre de…

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Jun
27

Frederick is a Top 10 Downtown

Downtown Fredrick is a great place to live, work and play! Livability.com has named Frederick the number six downtown in America.  Frederick earned the distinction because of the variety, quality and number of shops, restaurants and pubs, its historic charm and quality of life.  Livability loved the Weinberg Center for the Arts, the canal and bridges…

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Jun
23

Trip Advisor Names Ocean City Top Spot

Ocean City is among the five most popular destinations for people planning to travel in the U.S. this summer according to TripAdvisor.com. No trip to Ocean City’s Main Street would be complete without a stroll on the Boardwalk which features amusement rides and games that are fun for the whole family.  There you can enjoy Dumser’s…

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Jun
19

Local Farmer’s Markets Offer Fresh Food and Fun

More than a source of fresh food, farmer’s markets are a fun place to meet up with friends and neighbors, check out products from local artisans and discover something new right in your community.  At many farmer’s markets in Main Street Maryland communities you can you see live music, participate in veggie growing contests and…

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May
21

Memorial Day Weekend: Enjoy Parades, Take a Sail and More!

Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner and it’s the perfect time to rediscover your local Main Street.  You can enjoy a meal at an outdoor table at your favorite restaurant and enjoy all of the blooming flowers along the street.  Many Main Streets have events to add to your Memorial Day celebration.  Here…

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