This long standing tradition is one of the top festivals in Maryland because year after year, it successfully gathers Bowie's civic organizations, entertainers, and businesses in one venue. Expect to see rides, performances, contests, and loads of food and drink choices throughout the 7-day festivities.
The Town Fair is one of the popular fall-themed festivals in Maryland that is recommended for the whole family. The line up of activities include live music, and children's music that includes moonbounces and ponies, petting zoo, a variety of food and drink options, over 180 craft and commercial vendors, plus a beer and wine garden to quench your thirst.
Are you a beer lover? Baltimore's Biggest Beer Fest is back! Come to Das Best Oktoberfest. Activities include beer tastings, live music, oompah bands, and a variety of bratwurst on concession stands. Plus, there will be the Best Beer Belly contest and Miss Oktoberfest pageant. Das Best Oktoberfest is one of the many Maryland festivals that draw thousands of participants each year.
Enjoy live family entertainment, buy unique handicrafts made by local artisans, and a variety of mouth watering food at the Oakland Mills Cultural Arts Festival. Freebies include health screenings, carnival popcorn, and children's crafts and arts.
Come to the most prestigious juried craft show on the Eastern Shore. Maryland's Academy Art Museum Craft Show will feature more than 65 artists, both established and emerging in the area of craft making and arts. Unique and hand made crafts will be available for purchase. Some of which includes beautiful home accessories like oil painted rugs and blown glass fine crafted furniture, fine hats, purses, jewelry and so much more.
Ladies, this one's for you! Explore over 300 home improvement booths, with everything from Fall landscaping, decks and patios to kitchens, baths, remodelers, spas, windows, additions, builders, and many one-of-a-kind products that you won't see anywhere else. You can also shop for beautiful plants and cut flowers, as well as unique garden gadgets, tools and more in the plant market section.
It's all about oysters! Sample fresh oysters, scalded, fried, or in buttery stew! This festival is basically a national oyster shucking contest and national oyster cook-off. In addition, there will be a variety of food choices, beer and wine, crafts, and family-friendly activities.
Feast on a large collection of small craft on display at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum along with live music, scenic river cruises, food, beverages, and more. Throughout the weekend, sailing skiffs, rowing shells, canoes, kayaks, paddleboats, prams, and other unique boats, will be showcased on water and on land so don't forget your cameras!
Spend the weekend in a fun-filled venue with the whole family. In addition to the prenially popular House Tour, there will be boutiques, crafts exhibit, silent auction and raffle, al fresco dining, and other fun festival activities to keep you busy during the entire festival.
If you love punk and alternative rock music, The Shindid Music Festival is something you don't want to miss. The all-day music extravaganza is set to showcase an impressive lineup of new and popular artists on two stages. This is the perfect place to see