Gordon Center for Performing Arts is one of the most versatile entertainment spaces in Maryland. Located in the beautiful town of Owing Mills, Gordon Center is a vibrant place where theater, dance, music and film form a happy union. The cozy theater can seat about 550 people and is furnished with the latest state-of-art facilities, from flawless acoustics and delightful visual technology to RF (Radio Frequency) system for the hearing impaired and fine facilities for the physically challenged. Events and performances at the Gordon Center are a treat to watch. Call box office more information.
The newly renovated Harry Grove stadium, home to the Frederick keys is an excellent way for baseball fans to catch an interesting game of baseball along with exploring the digital brilliance of the stadium. Featuring state-of-the-art audio visual facilities, with upgraded public restrooms and various other sound and light improvements, the stadium is certainly a popular one to locals and visitors alike. Also playing host to the grand WWE and various national level concerts, the stadium is a benchmark of sorts in the city of Frederick. Call ahead for further information.
One of the oldest proving grounds, the Aberdeen Proving Ground is a prime locale for military testings and trainings. However, today part of the grounds are also utilized for recreation facilities and for promoting different events. It caters to a whole lot of recreation facilities that get the whole brood buzzing. For more details about the grounds or current events, do visit the website or call ahead on their toll free number +1 800 225 2555
West Mulberry Street Baltimore, MD 21201 +1 410 396 3835 (Tourist Information)
This busy seaport city is an active economic center of Maryland. The core of the old city lies in the inner harbor which is still a hotspot of business activities. The neighborhoods have a decent list of quality restaurants and hotels that creates the urban vibe. Patapsco River carves out a scenic spectacle through its shores.
723 Second Street Annapolis, MD 21403 +1 410 295 0104
Breathe in the salty air of the Chesapeake Bay as you visit The Annapolis Maritime Museum. Committed to preserving and disseminating knowledge of the maritime history of Annapolis, this museum conducts exhibits in the Barge House and the McNasby's Oyster Packing Company building. The museum also conducts tours to the historic Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse, which is the last of the screw pile lighthouses to be found in the Unites States. Besides education, the museum is a site for great entertainment in the form of the annual summer concert series. The Barge House is also regularly used for lectures, concerts and other educational activities.
801 Chase Street Annapolis, MD 21401 +1 410 263 5544
The Maryland Hall which was founded in 1979, showcases art in a dynamic way and portrays it well. Various artistes, dance troupes and musicians perform here. The in-house companies provide for some fine top-class musical productions. The hall has a sculpture exhibit and other local artistes displays their creations in the galleries. This local community art center provides a perfect avenue to display fine regional art in the Annapolis community.
The African Art Museum of Maryland has been providing the Baltimore area with access to fascinating African art and history since 1980. Besides its permanent collection, the museum also offers workshops for adults, kids, and families, outreach programs to local primary schools, lectures and an annual guided trip to Africa to experience African culture first hand. A great educational resource for people of all ages, races and cultures, the African Art Museum plays a vital role in its community. Call ahead for museum hours, as they are irregular.
Playing to a par of 71 and sharing a modern practice facility with The Woodlands, Diamond Ridge has been an extremely popular golf course for the last 30 years. The pristine fairways offer guests distinct and challenging nines. Amenities include a certified Ping custom club-fitting station, two large practice putting greens along with a chipping area and practice bunkers, and more.
550 Taylor Avenue United States Naval Academy Annapolis, MD 21401 +1 410 268 6226
Who knew the US Naval Academy had a football team? Well they do, and when they're not training or defending the country you can watch them play some good ol' American football at Navy Stadium. Since the Navy football team is not affiliated with any league, they play college teams like Notre Dame and even the Army.
Located between Madonna and Jacksonville, the Topiary Gardens are one of the most beatific tourist locations in the state. This 22 acre property was purchased by Harvey Ladew in 1929 and redone completely. There are more than 30 sub gardens housing some 100 huge topiary forms. Giant swans, hounds, horses and fox are some of the shapes to be found in the lush green space. From spring to fall, one can also enjoy the myriad of floral colors out in the open. Check out the fox-hunting memorabilia, several antiques and equestrian equipment from the 1700s. Other architectural details might interest you too, like the moldings, paneling, and so on. A gift shop and a café are located on-site. For information on group tours and more, check the website.
Merriweather Post Pavilion is actually an outdoor park cum concert
venue situated in downtown Columbia. It is one of the most happening venues for concerts and music festivals not only in Columbia but also in the entire Maryland area. ...
Formerly called "The German Cathedral" due to its South German
neo Gothic style, St. Alphonsus Catholic Church is a historic landmark designed by the famous architect Robert Cary Long in 1845. Many saints, including Blessed George Matulaitis and St. ...
Entrusted to the Pallottine Priests and Brothers by the Archbishop
of Baltimore in 1917, the St. Jude Shrine is the center of St. Jude Devotions in the United States. St. Jude Thaddeus has been dubbed "The Forgotten Saint" due ...