Maryland Hunt Cup

April 29, Reisterstown: Join racing fans for an afternoon of tailgating and picnicking on the hillside that overlooks the racecourse, and enjoy the four mile, twenty-two fence racecourse as the horses go thundering past.

Maryland Day

April 29, College Park: Maryland Day has become one of the most popular annual events in the region as the University of Maryland opens up its campus offering more than 400 free events. Throughout Maryland’s 1,250-acre campus, visitors can take tours, explore exhibits and attend demonstrations. Don't miss it!

Spring Sailboat Show

April 28-30, Annapolis: Ready to get back on the water? The boat show displays catamarans, mono hulls, racing boats, and inflatables. Check out the vessels and spend some time shopping for the latest equipment, including electronics, clothing and other accessories, along with workshops for all levels.

Truck and Tractor Pull

April 28-29, Westminster: Never been to a tractor pull? Check out this family friendly event at the Carroll County Agriculture Center.

Maryland International Kite Festival

April 28-30, Ocean City: Three fun filled days of kite flying on the beautiful beaches of Ocean City, Maryland. Throughout the festival, there will be exhibitions and demonstrations including stunt and power kite lessons, free children's games and activities, and much more! The festival will showcase some of the best kite flyers from around the world.

Sugarloaf Craft Festival

April 28-30, Timonium:  Over 250 of the best local and national artisans display their handcrafted goods. In addition, check out a number of live art demonstrations and workshops. Get a glimpse of the process behind the creations, enjoy live music from talented local and regional artists and enjoy fun entertainment for the kids.

B&O Railroad Museum Day Out with Thomas

Beginning April 28, selected dates, Baltimore: Thomas the Tank Engine returns to the B&O. Little Engineers and families take a 25 minute train ride behind Thomas the Tank Engine, meet Sir Topham Hatt, and enjoy a full day of live entertainment, activities, and family fun!

9th Annual Womanfest

April 29, Cooksville: WomenFest is an interactive day which focuses on health, wellness, fashion, and beauty and features 90+ vendors and exhibitors, free health screenings, and interactive seminars.

Spring Festival at Rose Hill Manor

April 29, Frederick: Get ready for fun with exhibits, hayrides, animals, food, crafts, children's hands-on crafts, games, family activities, and a tractor pull and this fabulous event!

JHU Spring Fair

April 28-30, Baltimore: America's largest student-run three day festival featuring carnival rides, arts and craft vendors, games, contests, an ever-expanding food court, and too much to list here! 

In The Heights

Now-May 21, DC: The Gala Theatre presents the U.S. Spanish language premiere of the groundbreaking musical in the multicultural American story.

National Arboretum Garden Fair and Plant Sale

April 28-29, DC: This annual sale is eagerly anticipated. Carefully curated offerings include rare and hard to find plants as well as tried and true favorites – you’re sure to find exactly what you’re looking for. In addition tothe unique offerings, experts will be available to answer your trickiest questions.

Washington Antiquarian Book Sale

April 28-29, DC: Each spring exhibitors from around the country convene at the Washington Antiquarian Book Fair, offering both serious collectors and budding enthusiasts rare books, manuscripts, modern first editions, autographs, prints, maps, drawings and other fine ephemera.

Sunshine & Moon Glow Quilt Show

April 28-30, Gaithersburg: Over 250 quilts will be displayed along with raffles, children's activities, a silent auction, service projects and demonstrations. Heaven on earth for quilting fans!

Carousel Day 2017

April 29, Glen Echo: The carousel will open for its 97th season in Glen Echo Park on Carousel Day!  The event also offers a full day of free activities for throughout Glen Echo Park, including live music & other performances, face painting, storytelling, and carousel themed crafts.

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