Carroll County, Maryland

Located in the rolling hills of Maryland. Quaint villages to explore, festivals to celebrate, scenic biking and hiking to enjoy. Antique shops, country inns, wineries, microbreweries, fine restaurants and an Award-winning Barn Quilt Trail. Get on the road!

Blue skies, clean crisp air, quiet time, and spectacular shades of green. Relax at a Bed and Breakfast, eat at a quaint restaurant, walk in a shaded forest, stroll one of our Main Streets for unique antique or specialty shops.

Discover our scenic countryside as you follow our Award-winning Barn Quilt Trail… allow time to stop off at one of our wineries, microbreweries or distilleries. Outdoor activities center around Piney Run Park and lake with kayaking, fishing, hiking trails and a Nature Center.

Many of our annual events celebrate our agricultural heritage and our historic Main Streets: Fall Harvest Celebration and Blacksmith Days at the Carroll County Farm Museum, the Union Mills Corn Roast celebrating over 50 years, and Home of The Maryland Wine Festival®.

Our Art Deco Arts Center, located in historic Westminster, provides visual arts, concerts, film festivals, and our nationally recognized PEEPshow (marshmallow creations). Centrally located and just 45 minutes northwest of Baltimore.

Carroll County offers an experience at every turn.