Get Back To Small Town Charm

The beauty of this region is unparalleled. Allegany County features 60,000 acres of public wildlands, with one in four acres being public land.

Iconic Foods of Mountain Maryland

From seasoned lettuce to two hot dogs “with,” for generations these foodie favorites have stood the test of time, flavor, and tradition, serving as symbols of Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland. Taste your way through this food journey to discover what all the locals are talking about…

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Best Places to Cool Off

The heat wave is upon us here in Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland! And while we are known to have a cool mountain breeze, sometimes not even that is enough to provide relief from the summer’s potent sun. Luckily though, with Allegany County’s access to waterways and a refreshing and…

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2023 Allegany County Fair Schedule

The Allegany County Fair and Ag Expo is more than just a carnival - there are national musical acts, derby car demolitions, agricultural and animal expos, tons of incredible fair food favorites, and so much more that set the Allegany County Fair apart from the rest. In fact, we have a full list of…

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Top Reasons We Love the Allegany County Fair

It’s the highlight of summer, where you gather with your family, friends, and neighbors; excited screams from the Scrambler fill the night air; the sirens sound and lights flash as someone wins a plushie in a carnival game; and your favorite deep-fried indulgences beckon you for “just one more.” The…

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