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Visitors to Maryland spent $17.3 billion on travel expenses in 2016, up 2.7 percent from the previous year, according to a report released today by the Maryland Office of Tourism Development, an agency of the Maryland Department of Commerce. In addition, Maryland welcomed more than 42 million visitors in 2016,

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The Maryland Office of Tourism recently announced that beginning July 1, all eight state-operated welcome centers have expanded service to operate seven days a week. Located in every region of Maryland, the welcome centers are staffed with certified travel counselors who offer statewide tourism and travel information, hotel reservation assistance,

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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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In celebration of Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month in February, Governor Larry Hogan will once again issue a proclamation and offer an official toast on February 3 to kick off FeBREWary. Breweries across Maryland are joining together to host special love-themed events, launch new beers, and offer unique culinary pairings.

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Governor Larry Hogan has signed a proclamation declaring the month of February as FeBREWary in celebration of Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month. Breweries across Maryland have joined together to host special love-themed events, launch new beers and offer unique culinary pairings. The month-long celebration is a partnership between the Brewers Association of

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The Maryland Office of Tourism Development, part of the Maryland Department of Commerce, today announced that tourism in Maryland is on the rise, with 6 percent increases in tourism employee payroll and visitor spending to the State in 2014. These and other insights about the impact of the travel and

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Maryland’s popularity among visitors is growing rapidly, the Maryland Office of Tourism announced this week. Domestic travelers to the State reached 36.1 million in 2013, a 2.2 percent increase since 2012. A dramatic 33.3 percent increase in visitors occurred between 2013 and 2007, when 27.2 million travelers visited the State, a national survey of U.S.

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Higher temperatures and sunnier skies are beaconing visitors to Maryland attractions. If you’re looking to channel your inner explorer, a new resource is loaded with information and discounts. The Maryland Office of Tourism recently released its 2014 edition of Destination Maryland: The Official Guide to Maryland State Travel. The magazine features: Listings

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