Help Dorchester Tourism showcase what makes our county a great destination for outdoor enthusiasts, history lovers and foodies alike! Share what you think is best about Dorchester in a short video and enter our contest to win a great prize package! Click the headline for more information.
In February and March 2019, you have a few opportunities to try one of Dorchester County’s more unusual delicacies — muskrat! This small rodent found in local marshlands used to be a staple on dinner tables. Now you, too, can experience it... (click on headline to read more)
The Harriet Tubman Museum & Educational Center will host its annual Harriet Tubman Banquet on March 9, and the Harriet Tubman Underground State Park & Visitor Center will have special events on March 10. Click the headline for more information.
Deadlines are approaching for two grant opportunities – from the Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area (HCCHA) and the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority (MHAA) – for nonprofit organizations and municipalities. Click the headline for more information.
The family-run Simmons Center Market in Cambridge is one of the oldest, continuously-running grocery stores on the Eastern Shore. It is as much a heritage pillar as it is a promoter of Dorchester County’s heritage. Click the headline to read more.
Are you passionate about Dorchester County? The Heart of Chesapeake Country Heritage Area is seeking nominations for one at-large seat on the Heritage Area’s Management Board. The term is for three years, and will begin in January 2019. (Click the headline above to read more.)