Watch Baltimore County's promotional video supporting tourism and local wineries.
During the bicentennial celebration – from 2012 to 2015 – Baltimore County hopes to highlight the importance of the Battle of North Point and many other stories that reveal the County’s proud War of 1812 heritage. Find information about upcoming bicentennial events, browse through historical texts, and more.
One of the best ways to experience the beauty of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries is to get in and on the water. Ultimate Watersports in east Baltimore County offers kayaking, sailing, windsurfing and stand up paddle boarding for both novices and experienced water enthusiasts at two locations in Gunpowder State Park.
At the largest water sports facility on the Chesapeake Bay, one can rent equipment, take a lesson, participate in a Hobie Cat sailing tour or take part in a themed kayak excursion.
The Northern Central Railroad Trail (NCR Trail) also known as The Torrey C. Brown Trail extends 20 miles, stretching from Ashland Road in the Hunt Valley area to the Pennsylvania line. The trail is 10 feet wide with a stone dust surface.
Bicycle riders, hikers, runners and horse back riders – you’ll want to explore the NCR Trail, a fabulous recreational resource that runs through some of the County’s prettiest territory. The trail runs along the Gunpowder River all the way up to the Mason-Dixon Line. The trail also provides access for fishing. It is well shaded, so it is nice even on the hottest summer days. Parking is available at eight locations.
Join us as we celebrate local wine during Maryland Wine Week, June 14-24.
Children's Chorus of Maryland and School of Music is offering parent and child music classes specifically for children.
The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum is located inside Martin State Airport in Hangar 5 just off of Wilson Point Road. Among the aircraft on display at the museum's outdoor flightline is the Lockheed Shooting Star, the A-7D Corsair, the F-4 Phantom and a 1952 Martin 404 passenger airliner built by the Glenn L. Martin Company.
Come see the Harlem Globetrotters at Towson University's new Tiger Arena.
Enjoy a beautiful sunset over the waters of Frog Mortar Creek while tasting the light wines of summer.