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.
With over 200 18th and 19th century buildings, Ellicott City’s historic downtown is home to a variety of shopping options featuring decorative arts and bargain treasures, boutiques, toy stores, art galleries and specialty shops. One of the region’s premier dining destinations downtown restaurants offer everything from fine cuisine to corner bistros to brew pubs and wine bars.
Ellicott City’s Main Street district is home to festivals and events like the annual Main Street Music Fest, the monthly Girls Night Out and exciting First Fridays that keep visitors enjoying downtown for the day or staying for a weekend.
Explore, experience and enjoy Ellicott City’s Main Street