Fishing Fun

Trophy fishing season is now open! That means St. Mary's marinas, charter boat captains and tackle shops are ready to help you get the catch of the day!

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Experience Maryland's Catholic Roots

Experience Maryland's Catholic roots at sites along the Religious Freedom National Scenic Byway in St. Mary's County, the first English Catholic settlement in the New World.

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Island Adventure

Spring is a great time for an outdoor weekend. Pedal and paddle gorgeous St. George Island in the Lower Potomac. Stay in a suite in a boutique hotel right on the island and dive into local seafood at great restaurants. 

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Water Wonderland

Cradled by the Potomac and Patuxent Rivers and the Chesapeake Bay, St. Mary’s is a peninsula with a 500-mile shoreline to explore. Tour historic waterways on an excursion or explore them on your own. Uncover the real heritage and beauty of the Chesapeake Bay.

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Award Winning Wines

Sample some really fine wine at our wineries. But it’s not only the wines that are full of character! Located on the Patuxent Wine Trail, our wineries are sure to please.

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History Haven

Get out in the warm weather and explore our historical sites and museums. Whether you are a die-hard history lover, or just a casual enthusiast, St. Mary's nearly 400-year history leaves lots for you to explore!

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Watch a video introduction to St. Mary's County and view other videos.

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Upcoming Events

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Southern Maryland Spring Festival

Carnival, entertainment, tractor pull, children's games, hay rides, sand art, face painting, raffles, silent auction, artists & crafters, food and much more.

Southern Maryland Spring Festival

Carnival, entertainment, tractor pull, children's games, hay rides, sand art, face painting, raffles, silent auction, artists & crafters, food and much more.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Little Explorers at Historic St. Mary’s City

Family-friendly event designed for preschool-age children 3-5 years old and an accompanying adult. Full-day admission included in cost. Different theme each time.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Leonardtown First Fridays

The First Friday of each month, historic Leonardtown retailers open their doors to showcase live music,… more

Music at the Winery

Chill with the live tunes of local artists at the winery each Saturday while sipping on award winning wines.

Open Barn at Greenwell State Park

Every Saturday morning, meet with Greenwell's horses, watch riding lessons, and learn about the Greenwell Foundation's equestrian programs. FREE.

Saturday Sidewalk Sale at Tulagi Place

Support your community and local businesses by coming out to the monthly Saturday Sidewalk Sale at Tulagi Place, Lexington Park, Maryland.

Annual Youth Fishing Rodeo

Fun "Catch and Release" fishing event, rain or shine, for children ages 15 and younger. Free. Registration Required.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Music at the Winery

Chill with the live tunes of local artists at the winery each Saturday while sipping on award winning wines.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Gallery Shows at North End Gallery

Enjoy great themed gallery shows each month from the incredible artists at North End Gallery in Leonardtown.

Open Barn at Greenwell State Park

Every Saturday morning, meet with Greenwell's horses, watch riding lessons, and learn about the Greenwell Foundation's equestrian programs. FREE.

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