Familiarization Tours 

Each year, Visit Frederick offers familiarization (FAM) tours around Frederick County for our members and partners. These tours provide opportunities for those in the hospitality industry around the region to learn what's new and exciting. These tours are a great chance to meet others in the industry while learning about the new experiences being offered to visitors in Frederick County. 

Seton Shrine in the Fall

Northern Frederick County FAM Tour 

October 13, 2023

Discover the latest about all the exciting happenings in northern Frederick County on Visit Frederick's Fall FAM tour. This all-day tour will spotlight attractions in Emmitsburg, Thurmont, and the surrounding region. *We will travel as a group via motorcoach for the day. 

Itinerary for the 2023 Fall Fam Tour:

8:30am - Meet at Residence Inn by Marriott Frederick for coffee and refreshments

5230 Westview Dr, Frederick, MD 21703 - Free Parking on Site 

Morning Program

Tour at Rose Hill Manor Park and Museums 

Tour at new Visitor Center at the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton 


Buffet lunch at Carriage House Inn

Afternoon Program 

Tour at Catoctin Breeze Vineyard 

Tour at the Museum of the Iron Worker and Village of Catoctin Furnace 

Tour at Rockwell Riverside Brewery 

4:30pm - Tour will conclude at the Residence Inn by Marriott Frederick 

Registration for the Fall FAM Tour is $10 per person and is open to staff/volunteers and all Visit Frederick members. After submitting the form, you'll be redirected to a page where online payment can be made via credit card/PayPal. A registration form must be filled out for each registered attendee. 

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