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February 2019

Spirits of Maryland: Southern MD

February 23, 2019
Patuxent River Naval Air Museum, 22156 Three Notch Rd
Lexington Park, MD 20653 United States
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Join the Maryland Distillers Guild at the PAX River Naval Air Museum for an afternoon of Southern Maryland heritage and innovation. A rare opportunity to taste & purchase Craft Spirits from across the state amidst a grand collection of historic Naval aircrafts. Event will feature full access to the museum, live music & light appetizers.

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April 2019

Decanter Wine Festival

April 6, 2019

Celebrate Maryland wine and racing, enjoy local food, local artisans and live music while you bet on the horses and stock your wine cellar.

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Startup Seminar: Maryland Alcohol Producer

April 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Laurel Municipal Center, 8103 Sandy Spring Road
Laurel, MD 20707 United States
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Join Kevin Atticks and Janna Howley for a seminar to discuss starting a brewery, cidery, meadery, winery or distillery in Maryland. Kevin serves as Executive Director of the Brewers Association of Maryland, Maryland Wineries Association & the Maryland Distillers Guild. Janna is the Director of Operations for Grow & Fortify. Included in the discussion: - Planning & Zoning - County or City Permitting - Federal, State & Local Alcohol Licensing - Sourcing or Growing Local Agricultural Inputs - Marketing & Sales…

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Frederick Spirits Festival

April 20, 2019
The Frederick Fairgrounds, 797 E Patrick St
Frederick, MD 21701 United States
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Frederick Craft Spirits Festival

We are excited to partner with Uncapped podcast and the Frederick News Post for the third annual Frederick Spirits Festival. This is attendees chance to sample the best Spirits Maryland have to offer.

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May 2019

Weird Wine

May 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Union Collective, 1700 W 41st St
Baltimore, MD 21211 United States
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Weird Wine

The Maryland Wineries Association, in partnership with Baltimore Magazine, is proud to bring you Weird Wine, our first such event. This pop-up style event will feature over 20-member wineries who are bringing their most interesting, unique, and peculiar wines for you to sample! Wine is typically made from grapes, cider from apples and mead from honey, but some of our Maryland winemakers have been pushing the envelope a bit lately with their craft. Habanero, dragonfruit, coffee, locust blossoms and fish…

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Maryland Craft Beer Festival

May 11, 2019
Carroll Creek, Frederick MD, Carroll Creek Linear Park
Frederick, MD 21701 United States
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$40 – $55
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This exciting one-day craft beer festival will include beer tastings from 50+ ALL-MARYLAND breweries (including a few breweries not yet open to the public!) pouring nearly 200 unique, beers–all brewed in Maryland. In addition, there will be live music, delicious food, and fun craft vendors. Therefore, this is one craft beer event you don’t want to miss! Come visit Frederick, Maryland and enjoy this awesome craft beer event. Our Featured Partner, Visit Frederick, will be at the festival talking about touring Frederick City &…

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June 2019

Drink Maryland Centreville

June 15, 2019
Centreville Maryland
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The purpose of this open to the public event series is to celebrate Maryland Markers  and their products! DrinkMaryland features local wine, cider, mead, beer and spirits. Plus attendees can enjoy Maryland artisans, music, food and more.

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September 2019

Webinar—The Spotted Lanterfly: Threat, Detection & Management

September 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Spotted Lanterfly has been detected in Maryland and it's up to the agricultural community to identify, report and help manage the threat it imposes on grapes, hops and a variety of specialty crops.

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Twist & Stout Fine Wine & Beer Festival

September 28, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Rd
Annapolis, MD 21403 United States
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Twist and Stout

The Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks, in partnership with Maryland Wineries Association present Twist & Stout, a fine wine and craft beer festival that also featured live music from some of the region’s best bands, food trucks from around the state, and artists creating on site.

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August 2021


August 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Shrine of St. Anthony, 12290 Folly Quarter Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21042 United States
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Cozy up under the evergreens and settle in for a magical night, including samples of locally crafted beer, wine & spirits, and music by the one and only Caleb Stine! Located in Ellicott City, the Shrine of St. Anthony is the perfect venue to host a casual, intimate, and elevated tasting experience. Meet dozens of members of the Brewers Association of Maryland, the Maryland Wineries Association, and the Maryland Distillers Guild while sampling and learning about their unique and delicious…

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