COVID-19 Updates
Events, attractions, restaurants, and shops may be closed or operating with reduced hours. Reopening Information



The Governor of Maryland has declared a State of Emergency in response to COVID-19. Residents and visitors are asked to follow established health and safety guidelines. Visit Frederick will update this page with the latest travel and tourism information.

Reopening Frederick County

Frederick County has moved into Stage Two of Maryland's Roadmap to Recovery. Frederick County Government provides timely updates on it's COVID-19 response where you can view charts and data about testing, cases, and hospitalizations. Maryland Department of Health answers frequently asked questions about COVID-19 here. In accordance with Governor Hogan's orders, residents and visitors are asked to maintain social distancing by staying at least six feet away from anyone who is not a member of their household. People older than two years old are required to wear a face covering while indoors at a public establishment. Below is a snapshot of our latest information on reopening Frederick County.

Phase Two Reopening Graphic


Click on the links below to find more information about reopening of Frederick County's shopping, dining and parks.


Cancelled or Postponed Events

To slow the spread of the novel Coronavirus, Maryland's Governor Larry Hogan issued an executive order which prohibits gatherings of more than 10 people. For all events listed on Visit Frederick's Event Calendar, please check with individual event organizers for the most up-to-date information. The following events have been cancelled or postponed.