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Steeplechase Racing

A steeplechase in progress.

Baltimore County has been home to world-class timber racing since the inaugural running of the Maryland Hunt Cup in 1894. Since then, horsemen and revelers have descended upon the estates of Baltimore County's renowned horse country.

Visitors can enjoy several steeplechase races during the month of April, including:

  • Saturday, April 14—My Lady’s Manor Steeplechase
  • Saturday, April 21—Maryland Grand National
  • Saturday, April 28—Maryland Hunt Cup
  • Sunday, April 29—Maryland Junior Hunt Cup

Come for the racing, stay for the awesome tailgating!

Fairways and Greens Are Waiting

A Baltimore County golf course.Visit one of Baltimore County's five award-winning public golf courses. Tee off on the scenic fairways of Greystone in north Baltimore County, rated one of Maryland's 10 best public courses in Golfweek Magazine. Putt along the picturesque wetlands of Rocky Point a challenge to golfers at any level. Work on your game or play 18 holes at the Fox Hollow Golf and Training Center. In west Baltimore County, the Woodlands and Diamond Ridge sit side by side, offering true golf experiences for both the novice and the well-seasoned player.

Spring Road Trips

Kamenetz visits Jericho Bridge.

Springtime motivates us to break out from the winter doldrums and embrace the fresh outdoors—come discover history in our parks! Visit the recently restored Jericho Covered Bridge, which was built in 1865 to span the Little Gunpowder Falls that connects Baltimore and Harford counties. The bridge is nestled in the woods of the Gunpowder Falls State Park.

Railroad fans and history buffs will appreciate the impressive, stone-arched Thomas Viaduct. Originally built for the B&O Railroad in 1835, it still carries passenger and freight trains over the Patapsco River and the entrance to Patapsco State Park.

Explore the places where history was made in the County along the Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail. North Point State ParkFort Howard Park and their connection to the War of 1812 are rich in historical and natural resources.

Upcoming Events

Apr

19

HUMBUG: The Great P.T. Barnum Seance - EXTENDED

HUMBUG: The Great P.T. Barnum Seance - EXTENDED

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Apr

19

Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)

Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) 

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Apr

20

Friends of the Towson Library Book Sale

Friends of the Towson Library Book Sale

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Apr

20

A VISIT WITH GEORGIA O’KEEFFE

A VISIT WITH GEORGIA O’KEEFFE 

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Apr

20

Preschool Farm Sprouts at the Maryland Agriculture Center

Preschool Farm Sprouts at the Maryland Agriculture Center

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Apr

20

Exhibition | Undergraduate Juried

Exhibition | Undergraduate Juried 

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Apr

20

Exhibition | Senior Show

Exhibition | Senior Show 

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Apr

20

Doll Making

Doll Making

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