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HoCo Open
Through February 22
Ellicott City
Make Me Blush
Through February 23
To Catch a Thief: Constellation Fights the Slave Trade
Through February 24
Black History Month Exhibition – “Moving Out, Moving In, Moving Up”
Through February 28
The Big Read of Anne Arundel County
Through February 28
Maple Sugaring Days at Brookside Nature Center
Through February 28
Silver Spring
MotorTrend International Auto Show
February 7-10
Baltimore Vegan Restaurant Week
February 8-17
Art Show: Food for Lovers
February 9 - March 3
Prince Frederick
LA Theatre Works –
“Steel Magnolias”

February 10
Platinum Live: Valentine’s Day Concert Featuring The Softones
February 14
Shakespeare’s Lovers Dinner Theatre for Valentine’s Day
February 14-15
Valentine’s Day Weekend
Carriage Rides

February 15-17
Ocean City
Maryland RV Show
February 15-24
Oakland Winter Fest
February 16
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Take a Romantic Journey Along Maryland’s Historic National Road

Explore Baltimore’s harbor and enjoy a romantic dinner with sweeping city views. Head west to iconic Historic Ellicott City with its walkable streets and warm, welcoming pubs. Explore the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts and all that downtown Hagerstown has to offer. Go for a ride through stunning mountain vistas on the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad. Walk the Casselman River Bridge and shop at the nearby Spruce Forest Artisan Village. Then book a romantic stay along Lake Habeeb at the beautiful Rocky Gap Casino Resort. There’s so much to love with the person you love along Maryland’s Historic National Road. Check out this link for more information, and two great video tours of the "Road that Built the Nation".

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Commemorate Black History Month

This year, Black History Month also marks the conclusion of the “Year of Frederick Douglass,” an American hero and Maryland icon. Home to civil rights pioneers and true freedom fighters such as Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Justice Thurgood Marshall, and more-- there is so much to see, do, and learn in Maryland all month long. Look for events at the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center on the Eastern Shore, the Banneker-Douglass Museum in Annapolis, and Baltimore’s Reginald F. Lewis Museum, Great Blacks in Wax Museum, and the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park to name just a few, with more events across the state. Find out where and when on our Black History Month page.

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a
Maryland Escape

The temperature may be dropping, but we’ve got the perfect Valentine’s Day suggestions to heat things up. Revisit that restaurant where the two of you fell in love, try a great holiday getaway package — at a hotel at the beach, in the mountains, in downtown areas, or right around the corner — or get out and catch a show. There’s so much to love in Maryland this February.

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Raise a Glass to Your Sweetie During FeBREWary!

FeBREWary, Maryland’s month-long celebration of our thriving craft brewing culture, is the perfect time to toast that special someone. With special beer releases and craft brewing events across the state, you can plan something for the big day or a getaway with your sweetie. Bonus: several of Maryland’s great breweries are even making dessert and Valentine’s Day-themed beers! Get the lowdown on our FeBREWary page.

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Put a Thrill in the Chill with a
Winter Adventure

As the mercury drops, things heat up in Maryland’s part of the great outdoors. Whether it’s hitting the slopes at Wisp Resort, snowshoeing in your favorite state park, ice fishing on Deep Creek Lake, or living your own Olympics dreams, wintertime is the perfect time to get outside in Maryland. For more rad ideas, visit our Winter Experiences page.

Enter to Win on Maryland Mondays!

Don’t miss your chance at free tickets for amazing events across the state. Every Monday on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, the Maryland Office of Tourism is joining with our sponsors to give away great Maryland travel experiences. We call them Maryland Mondays, but you can enter all week. This week, win a pair of tickets to the 2019 MotorTrend International Auto Show held February 7-10, or a pair of tickets to Love Thy Beer, FeBREWary's signature event on February 15. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to enter.

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