Get To Know The Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department

Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department
Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. And some of them just happen to work with the Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department. These people work to keep the community safe on a completely volunteer basis, which makes them even more amazing. It’s not every day that you come across people who... [read more]

Enjoy Fall At St. Mary’s River State Park

St. Mary’s River State Park
If you are like most people in Lexington Park, Maryland, area, you spend a lot of time at work, which probably means you are indoors most of the time. But even if you love your job, there is a good chance that you wish you could get out and enjoy... [read more]

Celebrate A Colonial Christmas

Colonial Christmas
The Christmas traditions people enjoy today seem to have been around for a long time. That’s how they became traditions, right? While that is true to some extent, you may be surprised at how much different Christmas traditions were during the colonial times. But by learning about how they celebrated... [read more]

Take A Trip To The Maryland International Raceway

Maryland International Raceway
If you are like a lot of people in the Lexington Park, Maryland, area, you may not think your day-to-day life is the most interesting thing in the world. You probably work, go home, and hang out with your family or friends for a while. That’s fun, but sometimes, you... [read more]

Plan A Trip To The Dr. Mudd House Museum

Mudd
You know there’s a lot of history in the Southern Maryland area. But few historical figures are quite as interesting as Dr. Mudd. This man is perhaps most famously known for assisting actor John Wilkes Booth, the man who assassinated Abraham Lincoln after he fled from the scene of the... [read more]

Grab The Perfect Picture At The Most Instagrammable Spots in Town

Instagrammable
You’ve always loved to take pictures, but when you’ve gotten an Instagram account, everything changed. You wanted to find the best way to capture every moment so that you could remember everything. However, you want to make sure your pictures look amazing in the process. That’s no problem when you... [read more]

The 52nd Annual US Oyster Festival Returns This Month

Oyster
Southern Maryland is home to some of the most delicious oysters in the world. Maybe that’s why the US Oyster Festival is held in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, every year. This is the festival’s 52nd year, and it’s going to be a blast. If you love oysters, or even if... [read more]

Can You Beat the Bowles Farms Corn Maze?

Corn Maze
You’ve made your way through a corn maze before, right? It’s one of those essential fall activities that bring you back to your childhood. But you’ve probably never been to one that’s as big and exciting as the corn maze at Bowles Farms. This is the perfect fall activity for... [read more]

Spend A Day At The Calvert Marine Museum

Calvert Marine Museum
Did you know you live by one of the most important historic locations for marine history? That’s right. The Drum Point Lighthouse is located at the Calvert Marine Museum, and it’s on the National Register of Historic Places and has been since 1976. Not only can it teach you a... [read more]

Support Our Environment At This Year’s RiverFest

RiverFest
The St. Mary's River Watershed Association is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to “improving water quality, habitat, recreation, and public health” throughout Southern Maryland. St. Mary's River Watershed Association has worked to address potential pollution issues with the St. Mary's River watershed and bringing public awareness to the issue. Join the... [read more]