Visit A Main Street

With 33 state designated Main Street Maryland communities, you’re just a short trip away from discovering one. Collectively, they define what is unique about Maryland. Featuring historic architecture as well as locally owned shops, exciting events and festivals, and a variety of restaurants which all make for a fun and authentic Maryland experience. Almost half are also state designated Arts and Entertainment Districts  which means they are home to phenomenal local artists and performers and have an engaged creative scene ready to nurture talent and welcome visitors. And nearly all of the Main Street districts are located within a certified Maryland Heritage Area making them a part of preserving and celebrating the best of Maryland’s historic sites, unspoiled natural landscapes and enduring traditions.