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Visit Frederick Member Information and Application

Stay up-to-date on the latest Frederick tourism information by checking out the resources below.  Not yet a partner of Visit Frederick? Click here to apply for membership.

Frederick Visitor Center

The Frederick Visitor Center is a great first stop for visitors.  Located in a beautifully renovated circa-1899 warehouse at 151 S. East St.  Over 25,000 visitors are welcomed each year, where they can watch a 14-minute orientation film, browse the exhibits and use the restroom facilities.  Open January and February 9am-5pm and March through December 9am-5:30pm. Closed: New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. 


Printed Newsletters

The tourism newsletter is printed and mailed to members bi-annually to inform you about topics relevant to the travel and tourism industry. Read our latest newsletter here.



Stay connected.  All members will receive industry updates right to their inbox.  Sent bimonthly, the industry e-newsletter will keep you up-to-date with announcements about current trends of the industry, as well as hip and historic happenings around the county. Visit Frederick also invites you to sign up to receive additional monthly newsletters here. You will receive emails about new attractions, upcoming festivals and events, exhibit openings, Frederick as a foodie destination, and more. 


Marketing Committee Meetings

Attend the Tourism Marketing Committee meetings and hear from Visit Frederick about specific marketing initiatives; as well as updates from members in attendance. The group meets bi-monthly September-May, typically on the third Wednesday of the month.  


Networking Opportunities

Meet the right industry professionals to help you grow your business. Cultivate relationships and build stronger business relationships by attending member socials held twice annually in Spring and Fall.


Visit Frederick Blog

Feel genuinely connected as you read about the kinds of experiences that locals and visitors are having around Frederick County.  The authentic experiences described in each article help to shape the identity of Frederick County and develop Visit Frederick as a trustworthy brand. Get connected here.


Familiarization Tours

Visit Frederick is host to Familiarization Tours (FAMs) throughout the year for front-line industry professionals, tour operators, and journalists.