“Chase the Blue Crab” Wins First-Ever “Crab Tank on the Chop Tank”

By |2018-11-27T13:25:37-04:00November 20th, 2018|News, Ocean City, Press Releases, Somerset County, Wicomico County, Worcester County|

Last week, 10 teams competed for a $50,000 grant in a pitch competition held live at the 38th Annual Maryland Tourism & Travel Summit in Cambridge, Md. The competition, “Crab Tank on the Choptank,” loosely based on the hit television show “Shark Tank,” featured contestants presenting their tourism marketing campaign ideas to the “crabs, ” [...]

The new Crisfield: Start at the museum and go forward

By |2016-12-08T05:51:56-04:00August 19th, 2016|Crisfield, Somerset County|

  Curator Tim Howard talks about how flexible the experience can be at the J. Millard Tawes Historical Museum. The J. Millard Tawes Historical Museum in Crisfield is built around the idea that you can have as much or as little of the experience as you want. Tim Howard, the museum's curator, said [...]

Smith Island and Crisfield get enthusiastic support from regional tourism group

By |2016-12-08T05:51:56-04:00August 16th, 2016|News, Somerset County|

Tourism officials and destination marketers from all over the region participated in a tour of some of Somerset County’s best kept tourism secrets. Organized and paid for by Somerset County Tourism, trip emphasized the importance of day trip diversity as a way of increasing the economic stability of the region. Submitted photo by OceanCity.com [...]