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RunSBY (Salisbury Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K)

Salisbury City Park 521 S. Park Drive, Salisbury, MD

RunSBY returns to Salisbury, Maryland, on Saturday, April 1. Events include a marathon, half marathon and 5K. The marathon and half marathon start at the Salisbury City Park and finish […]

Eastern Shore Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels, Maryland

The Eastern Shore Sea Glass and Coastal Arts Festival features artisans from around the country exhibiting for sale coastal and sea-glass related jewelry, home décor, art, and more. Alongside the […]

Antique & Classic Boat Festival & The Arts at Navy Point

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum 213 N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels, Maryland

Wooden and fiberglass classics, vintage racers, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats feature prominently at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) Starting the Antique & Classic Boat Festival & […]

Plein Air Easton Competition and Arts Festival

Easton, Maryland 11 South Harrison Street, Easton, MD

Plein Air Easton is the largest and most prestigious juried Plein Air painting competition in the United States.  Artists from all over the U.S. and beyond participate in this week-long […]

2023 Media Marketplace

Canopy by Hilton at Pike & Rose 940 Rose Ave, North Bethesda, MD

This year’s MATPRA Media Marketplace will take place on July 31 - August 2023 in Montgomery County, Maryland. The MATPRA Media Marketplace is a great opportunity for both PR professionals […]

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At 148 acres of rolling hills and woodlands, Montgomery Hall Park is a great asset to Staunton. Once you’re on the looping miles of wooded hiking trails, you might actually forget that you’re within city limits. Hikers will often spot birds, squirrels, and deer. @Staunton
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