Frederick, Maryland ~ The City. The County. The Region.
Top Five Frederick Favorites for Meeting Planners!
Historic Downtown to Country Charm
Founded in 1745, Frederick offers planners and guests venues with historic charm, quality hotels and unique spaces with scenic views of the Catoctin Mountains. Whether you are looking for a conference venue or a special retreat for your clients, Frederick offers the best of both worlds!
Accessible to the National Capitol Region/Washington, DC
Frederick, Maryland is located just 45 minutes north of Washington, DC and 45 minutes west of Baltimore, MD. Frederick is less than an hour's drive to Reagan National, Dulles and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airports.
Abundance of Outdoor Recreation
Golf, Canoeing, kayaking, hiking the Appalachian Trail and biking are just a few of the recreational opportunities available throughout Frederick County. Mountainside Challenge & Retreat Center, located on a 115-acre farm offers a 700ft zip line, 50ft climbing wall, expansive pool with slide, manicured ball fields, playground, basketball court, street hockey rink, outdoor amphitheater, game room, fishing pond, and over a mile of hiking trails.
Unique - off-site Venues
Stone Manor Country Club, The Claggett Center, Ostertag Vistas, Morningside Inn and Ceresville Mansion and Thorpewood are just a few of the unique venues offered in Frederick County. Spanning mountain views and in-house catering are options you will find at some of these venues.
World-Class Shopping and Dining Options
Antiques and unique boutiques, homemade chocolates and truffles abound in Frederick. Top Chef's Bryan Voltaggio offers his restaurant VOLT for a truly memorable dining experience. 8 wineries along the Frederick Wine Trail and local breweries are a highlight for any foodie.