Visit St. Mary's County Maryland

Where the Potomac & the Chesapeake meet

Take a look!

Take a look!

Our great state parks offer fun for everyone all year long.  learn more

Greenwell State Park

Perfect Pairings

Perfect Pairings

Sample local wines and savor fresh flavors at Leonardtown restaurants.  learn more

Dining in Leonardtown

Fly High

Fly High

Visit the Flight Line, fly the Mach Combat simulators.  learn more

Patuxent River Naval Air Museum

St. Mary's County Tourism

Meet the Locals

Meet the Locals

They're full of character - robust, demure, fruity, mature...Stop by our wineries and get acquainted.  learn more

Wines from Slack and Port of Leonardtown Wineries.

Love your weekend

Love your weekend

Less drive time, more my-time. Feel great about your getaway weekend.   learn more

Heroes Welcome

Heroes Welcome

St. Mary's is a great destination for active duty, veterans, retired military and their families.

Patuxent River Naval Air Station

Reid Silverman

St. Mary's County, Maryland

Welcome to St. Mary's! This Chesapeake Bay destination is brimming with history, outdoor fun, vibrant culture — and passionate people eager to share it all with you. Just a short drive from Washington, D.C., discover the mid-Atlantic's best kept travel secret.

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Featured Activities in St. Mary's County

Upcoming Events

Vintage Source Weekend

The Vintage Source resides in an old general store and is only open on the third… more

Earth Day on the Square

Live animals, hands-on education, eco-friendly products and entertainment come together in the Leonardtown Square, with kayak… more

Garden Guild Plant Sale & Swap

Revel in the wonders of springtime on the beautiful grounds of Historic Sotterley Plantation with this popular plant sale and swap.

St. Mary’s 10 Miler

Starting at St. Mary's College of Maryland, run through Maryland’s first colonial capital and North America's… more

Spring Fling Car Show

Over 350 antique & classic cars on the Square in Leonardtown. Trophies, music, shops, vendors, restaurants,… more

Garden Guild Plant Sale & Swap

Revel in the wonders of springtime on the beautiful grounds of Historic Sotterley Plantation with this popular plant sale and swap.

PDRA North-South Shootout

Best in heads-up pro mod drag racing action with the touring PDRA series. A fan favorite… more

Leonardtown First Fridays

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

PDRA North-South Shootout

Best in heads-up pro mod drag racing action with the touring PDRA series. A fan favorite… more

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.

The Soldiers of Point Lookout

Living historians provide displays depicting the years of the military occupation of Point Lookout. Periods will… more

The Soldiers of Point Lookout

Living historians provide displays depicting the years of the military occupation of Point Lookout. Periods will… more

Gretchen Richie Jazz Cabaret

Enjoy great jazz music from Gretchen and Randy at wonderful local restaurants around St. Mary's County!

Annual Youth Fishing Rodeo

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

Hollywood Bluegrass Festival

Hear featured bluegrass artists and local favorites at this fun bluegrass concert. Enjoy food and more. Admission.

Vintage Source Weekend

The Vintage Source resides in an old general store and is only open on the third… more

Star Party at Sotterley

Grab your picnic blanket, your telescope (if you have one) and join the Southern Maryland Astronomical… more

Vintage Source Weekend

The Vintage Source resides in an old general store and is only open on the third… more

Downtown Tunes

Downtown Tunes series features a variety of music genres including jazz, country, bluegrass, acoustic and rock-n-roll… more

Leonardtown First Fridays

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

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.

Vintage Source Weekend

The Vintage Source resides in an old general store and is only open on the third… more

Blue & Gray Days

Experience living history events at Civil War sites around Point Lookout State Park, site of Point… more

Truck Mania

All the great truck and semi action you crave in one place in one day. Drag… more

Vintage Source Weekend

The Vintage Source resides in an old general store and is only open on the third… more

Blue & Gray Days

Experience living history events at Civil War sites around Point Lookout State Park, site of Point… more

The Sotterley Farmers Market

Sotterley continues an over 300-year farming tradition with the Sotterley Farmers Market – a producer-only market.

Juneteenth Celebration

Juneteenth commemorates African American freedom and emphasizes education and achievement. Music, family entertainment & activities, food, and fun for everyone. Free.

Junior Docent Academy

The Junior Docent Academy at Sotterley will help enhance your communications skills while helping to share… more

Junior Docent Academy

The Junior Docent Academy at Sotterley will help enhance your communications skills while helping to share… more

St. Mary's County Division of Tourism
23115 Leonard Hall Dr.
P.O. Box 653
Leonardtown, MD 20650

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