Downtown Frederick

Downtown Frederick, MD

More than 200 specialty shops, art galleries, breweries, distilleries, and restaurants call Downtown Frederick home. This is a place with small city charm and a big city pulse. 

Whether you're an adventure seeker, foodie, an artist at heart, or simply looking to explore, you're sure to fall in love with Downtown Frederick. A distinct blend of historical charm and contemporary energy make Frederick a place where paths cross and people come together. 

With a skyline of stunning spires set against the distant Catoctin Mountain, you can follow live music down Carroll Creek, experience a vibrant art scene, and discover a medley of eclectic shops full of handcrafted specialties, baked goods, and local treasures. Grab a drink on an open-air patio or indulge at locally-owned restaurants ranging from classic pub fare to global cuisine. You'll find them tucked into buildings reimagined from old factories, warehouses, and historic homes. 

From cozy cafes to bustling craft breweries to delightful artisan discoveries, there's a place for everyone here. 

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