Summer Activities and Events in Maryland

Summer is a time for you, your friends, and your family to have lots of fun.

(For more information about an activity or event, click on the corresponding heading.)



1.) Great Grapes! Wine & Food Festival

June 3 & 4, 2017

Take your souvenir tasting glass as you enter the festival and stroll from tent to tent and table to table tasting and sampling the rich heritage of Maryland vines.


2.) Annapolis Arts Week

June 3 – 11, 2017

Enjoy food and art with live music and wine at Annapolis. Arts Week will bundle three annual events – Paint Annapolis, First Sunday Arts Festival, and the Annapolis Arts & Wine Festival – while  spotlighting gallery exhibits, live music, performing arts, and block parties.


3.) HONfest

June 10 – 11, 2017

The Bawlmer term of endearment, Hon, short for Honey, embodies the warmth and affection bestowed upon our neighbors and visitors alike by historic working-women of Baltimore.


4.) St. Mary’s Crab Festival

June 10, 2017

Celebrate St. Mary’s County’s crustacean culture. Indulge in plenty of steamed crabs and other Chesapeake Bay seafood favorites. There will be a car and  bike show, regional crafters, live music and fun for kiddies.


5.) Ocean City Air Show

June 17 – 18, 2017

The U.S. Nave Blue Angels headline the 10th Annual OC Air Show in which top military and civilian teams soar over the  Ocean City beach and boardwalk. This year’s event will feature a wide variety of military demos including the F-22 Raptor, USMC MV-22 Osprey plus the return of the A-10 Warthog and civilian performers like the GEICO Skytypers.


6.) Chesapeake Crab and Beer Festival

June 24, 2017

An All-You-Care-To-Taste extravaganza  with over 30,000 crabs, lots of beer, arts & crafts, live music, family fun and more.  Over 22,000 people have come to enjoy this annual event.



7.) Ladew Topiary Gardens

Enjoy the stunning sculpted greenery of the gardens and Groovin’ in the Grass – a series of eight magical musical Sunday evening concerts.