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Baltimore County Summer Restaurant Week

August 8 - 24

County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and Brian Boston, from the Milton Inn, kickoff the County's first ever Restaurant Week.

The Baltimore County Office of Tourism and Promotion and the Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce are once again joining forces to promote more than two weeks of delicious and affordable dining throughout the County. 

Baltimore County Restaurant Week features a variety of restaurants to suit every taste and budget.  From fine dining and fusion to family dining and pubs, you can enjoy 17 days of diverse “meals and deals.” With special menus offered by participating restaurants, it's a great time to try something new or return to your long-time favorite establishment.

Watch County Executive Kevin Kamenetz promote the event on Comcast.

The Maryland State Fair

August 22 - September 1

Logo for the annual Maryland State Fair.

The Maryland State Fair will open on August 22 in Timonium and run a full 11 days with Midway rides for children and adults, food vendors, agriculture exhibits, horse racing, concerts, livestock and horse shows, and so much more!  The State Fair is named one of the top 50 fairs in the U.S. and averages more than 500,000 visitors each year. The Maryland State Fairgrounds are located at 2200 York Road, Timonium, MD 21093.

The War of 1812 in Baltimore County

The Blue Angels flying in formation during an air show.

Come and celebrate the bicentennial of the Battle of Baltimore and the creation of our National Anthem. Between the roar of the Blue Angels, volleys from re-enactors' black powder muskets, and the boom of fireworks overhead, September 2014 is sure to be an exciting time in Baltimore County. Learn more about great events and happenings in our community, commemorating the War of 1812.

Upcoming Events

Aug

22

133rd Maryland State Fair

No other event provides so much food, fun & family entertainment for so little.

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Aug

22

2014 Maryland State Fair: 11th Annual Swifty Swine Racing And Swimming Pig Show

Billed as “America’s cleanest and fastest pig races,” the Swifty Swine Show will provide a fast paced, action packed, high-energy program that is both visually impressive and entertaining.

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Aug

22

2014 Maryland State Fair: Master of the Chainsaw

In as little as 60 minutes sculptor Marty Long can turn a three-foot-tall log into a detailed work of art using chainsaws only. Some call it extreme carving and once you witness the performance of the artwork you will know why.

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Aug

27

Books, Coffee and Conversation at Catonsville Library

Join us for coffee, cookies, and engaging conversation. Talk about your favorite books with other readers.

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Aug

28

Good Life Thursdays at Boordy

Join us for a sustainable happy hour featuring local and organic products, dinner, wine and music - all the makings you need for a "Good Life"!

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