Features

Get Your Fill of Summer at Greenwell State Park

Get your fill of summer at Greenwell State Park with happenings from The Greenwell Foundation! Kayak the Patuxent, Hike the trails, picnic near the beach, take part in equestrian programs, and much more! read more

Flatt Lonesome will be performing at the 29th Annual Lil' Margaret's Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival.

29th Annual Lil’ Margaret’s Bluegrass Music Festival

Featuring a brand-new format, head out to the beautiful Goddard Farm in Leonardtown for down-home music, home-cooked food, and fun for the entire family! read more

Aerial Inspirations Exhibit at the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum

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Hidden Gems

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St. Mary’s County National Lawn Mower Races

Experience the thrill of "sod slingers" from across America as they compete in more than 200 races on riding mowers traveling at more than 55 mph at the 13th Annual St. Mary's County National Lawn Mower Races at Bowles Farm on July 28, 2017 (5PM) and July 29, 2017 (2PM).  read more

Boat Tours Galore!

With 500 miles of shoreline on the Chesapeake Bay, Patuxent & Potomac Rivers, St. Mary's has tons of water to explore! And now, boating in St. Mary's has never been easier (or so fun) than with our multiple excursion options. read more

Crab Houses and Seafood Restaurants

Now is a great time for seafood waterside. Crabs are sweet and the views can't be beat!  Try a spot along the Patuxent River, Potomac River or Chesapeake Bay! read more

Blue & Gray Days

Explore a little-known piece of Civil War history at the moving living history event, Blue & Gray Days at Point Lookout (info below) and other Civil War sites. read more

Summer Sounds

From live music on the Leonardtown Square to the famous River Concert Series featuring the Chesapeake Orchestra, music is in the air this summer (2017) in St. Mary's County! read more

River Concert Series

Join Maestro Jeffery Silberschlag and the Chesapeake Orchestra for world class outdoor concerts at St. Mary's College of Maryland. read more