Looking for something to do this weekend? This weekend find inspiration in Maryland’s history, culture and art.
Nearly 200 years ago, Francis Scott Key witnessed the Battle of Baltimore and was inspired to write the Star-Spangled Banner. This weekend, that battle is remembered at Fort McHenry with re-enactments, parades and fireworks.
More than 150 years ago, the Battle of Antietam was a turning point of the Civil War. The nearby town of Sharpsburg celebrates its past with a lively heritage festival.
America’s art form is in full swing at the Silver Spring Jazz Festival.
The Appalachian Festival in Frostburg celebrates the music, arts and culture of Mountain Maryland while Vienna hosts the Native American Festival on the Eastern Shore.
To learn more log on to visitmaryland.org, follow them on twitter and Facebook at TravelMD or call 866 – MD Welcome and Discover your Maryland; land of Inspiration.