Summer Fun in Maryland
Summer in Maryland isn't complete without the series of Music festivals happening all over the state. Starting with the Delfest from May 24 - 27, bringing with it the sound of the mountains with banjos and mandolins. Whether you like sultry jazz, rock music or metal sounds, Maryland's Summer of Music has a home for your sound and your scene.
June 1 - 10, 2018
If appreciating Art is part of your Summer Bucket List, then the Annapolis Arts Scene is the perfect Summer activity for you! The week-long Art Festival features three main events - Paint Annapolis, First Sunday Arts Festival, and the Annapolis Arts & Wine Festival – while spotlighting gallery exhibits, live music, performing arts, and block parties. From food and art to live music and wine, you'll find everything at the Annapolis Arts Scene.
June 8 - 10, 2018
2564 Silver Road, Darlington, MD
Looking for a bit of Fairy Dust this Summer? The Faerie Festival in Maryland is the place for you! Yes, we believe in Faeries! Enjoy a day of fun with our little-winged friends at this event!
June 16 - 17, 2018
Ocean City Beach Area, Ocean City, MD
This is definitely a can't miss event this Summer. Enjoy the 11th Annual Aerial Show by USAF Thunderbirds as they soar and fly through the sky. The Ocean City Air Show has always been a tremendous success, bringing spectators and visitors from all over the state and some from New York, Ohio and other neighbouring cities.
Fourth of July Fireworks at Baltimore
July 4, 2018
The Summer's highlight has always been the Fourth of July weekend, and the best place to catch the awesome fireworks lighting up the sky will be at the Inner Harbor in Baltimore. The Inner Harbor—the pedestrian-friendly heart of the city—is the perfect spot to view the fireworks show, choreographed to rousing music.
Big production companies in Hollywood usually release their blockbuster movies during Summer. And as much fun as it is to watch it in air-conditioned cinemas, there's nothing like watching classics and old blockbuster movies al fresco. Summer outdoor movies is always a crowd favorite, drawing people of all ages, families and friends. Click here to see the schedule of outdoor movies happening in MD this summer.
August 10 - 11, 2018
Bond and Thomas St, Bel Air, MD
Summer ain't summer without BBQ parties! And the best and biggest BBQ party is happening in Bel Air! This two-day family event features the annual Maryland State BBQ Championship, crafters, food vendors and live music, plus a beer and wine garden. Fill up your belly and enjoy the biggest BBQ party in town!
August 18, 2018
Oregon Ridge Nature Center and Park, 13555 Beaver Dam Rd, Cockeysville, MD
The Stages Music Arts presents the 26th Annual Hot August Music Festival that showcases an incredible mix of talent on three stages. The 2018 lineup includes The Revivalists, Psycho Killers, Nikki Hill.
September 8 - 9, 2018
Sandy Point State Park, 1100 E College Pkwy, Annapolis, MD
Endless summer fun continues at the 51st Annual Maryland Seafood Festival entertaining young and old with eclectic music, exciting contests & delicious mouth-watering food. Sand soccer, paddle-boarding, crab soup cook-off are just among the fun activities that's in store at the Seafood Festival. Indulge yourself in a weekend of a wide array of seafood, fun games and awesome time in this half-century tradition in Annapolis.