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Deep Creek Lake Tourism
Tourism

Guest feature: Sarah Duck is the director of tourism and marketing for the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce. Follow the Chamber on Facebook and Twitter. 2016 was a record year for tourism in the Deep Creek Lake area and Garrett County, Maryland with a 3.6% increase in county accommodations sales,

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Made in Maryland Festival
EventsMaryland Living

The unpredictable spring weather couldn’t keep attendees away from the inaugural Made in Maryland Festival, the first event of its kind designed to celebrate local flavor and state spirit. Held on Sunday, May 7, the festival brought together more than 2,000 guests from across the state to celebrate Maryland’s talent,

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Baltimore Parkway Theater
ArtsEntertainment

For 40 years, one of the oldest movie theaters in the country sat empty on Baltimore’s North Avenue, languishing behind the grocery store that had moved into its lobby area. Behind a wall erected by the store’s owner, the theater’s domed ceiling, grand balcony and elaborate, decorative molding lay unseen

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Allegany County Tourism
Tourism

Guest feature: Caitlin Squires works with the Allegany County Department of Tourism. Follow Mountain Maryland on Facebook and Twitter. This Memorial Day weekend, the Allegany County Fairgrounds will once again be alive with the sound of acoustic folk, bluegrass, newgrass, and roots-rock music at the annual DelFest. The four-day festival

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Frostburg Arts Walk
Arts

Guest feature: Megan Alvarez works for FrostburgFirst, a Maryland Main Street Community. Follow along on Facebook and Twitter. Meet local artists, catch live performances and demonstrations, attend specialty workshops, and make your own creations at the Frostburg Arts Walk 2017! This year’s Arts Walk is scheduled for Saturday, April 29 in

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Open Works Baltimore
Maryland LivingProfiles

As one of the only professionally-designed and independently-operated makerspaces in the world, Open Works in Baltimore City’s Greenmount West neighborhood has a lot to be proud of. In its report released earlier this year, Open Works shows just how much they’ve accomplished and what the future holds for this innovative, creative

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Maryland Park Service Reservations
Hospitality & RecreationTourism

Guest feature: Gregg Bortz is with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Follow along with DNR on Facebook and Twitter. It’s officially spring and tourism’s peak season will soon be underway. What better way is there to kick off the warm weather than planning a stay at one of Maryland’s State

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American Pickers
Entertainment

Listen up, local collectors! Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and the rest of the American Pickers team is returning to Maryland. The History Channel’s hit reality show is planning to film throughout the region this May. As Mike and Frank travel across the country in search of valuable antiques, they will

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Sky Stage Frederick
Arts

Frederick’s art community can’t get enough of artist Heather Clark’s collaborative public art project that has transformed a fire-damaged building into an interactive piece that is as beautiful as it is functional. Sky Stage, a 136-person open air theatre in the heart of Downtown Frederick, is the result of a

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ConstellationRum
EventsTourism

On a cold morning late last year, a crew loaded barrels of Tobacco Barn Distillery’s rum onto the USS Constellation, where the swaying of the boat helped age the rum by giving it more direct contact with the barrel. A crew met again last week to remove the barrels and

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