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.

Come Early, Stay Late | Elevating Your DelFest Experience

DelFest is Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland’s premier bluegrass/roots music festival, celebrating the rich legacy of Del McCoury, with world-class musical collaborations from some of the best-known names in bluegrass music, all within a family-friendly and distinctly unique atmosphere…

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Spring Bucket List

When we think of spring in Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland, we think of the budding trees, the Eastern Redbud blossoms, fruitful hikes through the forests, and biking and hiking on the various trails throughout our parks and passages. It's a time to shake off the winter thaw, relieve…

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Best Places to Catch the Eastern Redbuds in Bloom

Each spring, Allegany County, the Mountain Side of Maryland, welcomes the reddish-pink hue of the eastern redbud trees painted across the region. The blossoms are spotted in radiant clusters along our scenic byways and on road cycling routes along Route 40. Our state parks and forest offer over…

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