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What's Fun, What's Featured in St. Mary's
Fairs, Festivals & Fall Fun!
There is tons of fun to be had in St. Mary's County as the leaves change and weather turns cooler, and the County's many Fall festivals and activities are not-to-be-missed! Whether it is a special event like the St. Mary's County Fair or one of St. Mary's famous Farm Markets & Corn Mazes, there is tons to do in the Fall! Click Here for more information!

Businesses Sought for County Visitors Guide
If your business is tourism or hospitality-related, you are eligible for a listing in the Official St. Mary’s County 2015 Destination Guide produced and widely distributed by the St. Mary’s County Division of Tourism. There is no cost associated with the listing. Eligible businesses include restaurants, shops, galleries, studios, wineries, agri-tourism sites, farm markets, sports & recreation venues, museums, attractions, transportation providers, outfitters, marinas, charter boats, hotels, campgrounds, bed & breakfasts, or vacation rentals in St. Mary’s County.
To find out how your business can participate, please contact Andrew Ponti, Tourism Coordinator, at Andrew.ponti(at), or download the required form HERE.
If your business is already listed, you can review your listing HERE in our digital guide. Please send any edits to the above email.

RiverFest at Historic St. Mary's City
September 27, 10am - 4pm
Historic St. Mary's City
Admission is FREE!

Celebrate the St. Mary’s River at the 10th Annual RiverFest, on Saturday, September 27, 2014. Discover 101 ways to protect and enjoy our waterways. Enjoy live music, featuring singer/songwriter Janie Meneely. Try kayaking, seining, and other environmental activities. Visit exhibits about local flora and fauna and meet militia families in town for their annual muster. Take home a free Bay-Friendly Backyards booklet. Get your face painted and come face-to-face with birds of prey, sturgeon, oysters and other seldom-seen neighbors. Festivities will take place) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine, at Historic St. Mary’s City (HSMC).

It's County Fair Time Again
The coming of Fall always means two things in southern Maryland: school starts and its time for the county fairs. First up is Charles County (September 11-14). St. Mary's follows September 18-21. Calvert brings up the rear (September 24-28). If you've never been to a county fair, we have some pics from previous years in our photo gallery.

The Great Big Home And Remodeling Show
October 11 & 12, 2014
Capital Clubhouse
Waldorf, MD

Special Guest: Chris Grundy of DIY's "Cool Tools" and "Blog Cabin"
Don't miss this terrific event! A great opportunity to take advantage of show specials on thousands of Home and Leisure products and services. Over 100 exhibitors will be demonstrating their latest products and offering unbeatable show pricing under one roof. The Great Big Home & Leisure Show is a two day event that happens only twice per year. Don't miss out on this Great Big opportunity to get expert advice and save thousands of dollars on your next purchase for your home!
EXHIBITORS call 301-638-SHOW or visit our website at for information!

47th Annual Blessing of the Fleet
Saturday & Sunday, October 4 & 5, 2014
St. Clement's Island Museum Grounds
Featuring Music By Sam Grow Band

Celebrate the Birthplace of Maryland! Presented by Optimist Club of the 7th District, this fun two-day event will feature live musical entertainment by a top local band and a fireworks display on Saturday evening . Enjoy free boat rides to the island and lighthouse tours. There will be exhibits, craft vendors, children's activities, and great food. This annual event is fun for the whole family so DON'T MISS IT!.

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