Somerset County Economic Development Commission
Somerset County
Somerset County, Maryland
Recreation & Culture
Great Hope Golf Course, a 213-acre site, has been developed as the County's first golf course. The 18-hole course opened in 1995. Organized recreational activities include football, baseball, basketball, softball, racquetball, swimming, dance, volleyball, weight lifting, soccer, biking, karate, yoga, aerobics, and after school programs.

Water activities, hunting, and golf are other recreational options, as is the natural beauty at Janes Island State Park. There are 11 County boat ramps. Somers Cove Marina, located in Crisfield, is a State owned marina with over 455 slips.

Old Princess Anne Days, the Crisfield Hard Crab Derby, the Skipjack Race of Deal Island, Tawes Annual Crab & Clam Bake, Somerset County Fair, Colonial Christmas Candlelight Tour, Fairmount Academy 1800's Festival, Waterman's Folklife Festival, Pro-Am Fishing Tournament, Daffodil Show, Terrapin Sands Fish Fry, Native American Indian Festival and Powwow, Softshell Spring Fair, July 4th Festival, J. M. Tawes Oyster and Bull Roast, and Christmas in Crisfield are the County's annual events.

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