Story Ideas

If you are new to Calvert County, these suggestions may spark ideas for your next piece. If you've already covered us, consider going more in depth to feature other attractions. The possibilities are endless.

  • Maryland’s Smallest County is Big on Things To Do
  • Ospreys, Eagles and Egrets: Birding on the Bay
  • Chesapeake Bay Paddling, Kayaking and Canoeing
  • A Taste of Solomons  OR  A Taste of the Twin Beaches
  • Stars & Stripes Festival: A Celebration of our Military Heroes
  • Dragon Boats on the Bay
  • Maritime History in Southern Maryland
  • A Garden In Lights: Celebrating the Holidays
  • Polar Bear Plunging Into the Bay
  • History of the Chesapeake Beach Railroad: Washington DC’s Connection to the Beach
  • Fairies and Gnomes: Hidden Homes
  • A Cooking Experience with a Professional Chef 
  • Jousting Tournament: Maryland’s Official Sport
  • Kilts, Celts and Bagpipes: Annual Celtic Festival Brings Tradition to Life
  • Native American Heritage in Southern Maryland
  • Smithsonian’s Fine Art at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
  • Twin Beaches on the Bay
  • Charter Fishing in the Charter Boat Capital of Maryland: Rockfish, Stripers and Bass
  • Solomons and the History of Maryland’s Oyster Industry
  • How to Pick a Blue Crab
  • In Search of the Perfect Crab Cake
  • Maryland’s Archaeological Conservation Lab: A Treasure Trove of Collections
  • Chesapeake Biological Lab Happenings
  • Chesapeake Bay Lighthouses: Drum Point and Cove Point
  • Star-Spangled Banner Trail
  • Calvert Barn Quilt Trail
  • The Lore of the Oyster House
  • Southern Maryland Wines: Something Special
  • Southern Maryland Brews: Unique and Inviting
  • Calvert’s 100-year-old One-Room Schoolhouse
  • Beach Camping on the Bay
  • Watermen’s Festival
  • For Family Fun, Just Add Water!
  • Agritourism: Farm Family Fun
  • Calvert County – a daytrip from (DC, VA, DE, PA)
  • A Photo Essay of Calvert County
  • Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum: History Comes to Life
  • Calvert Cliffs State Park: A Walk with Ancient Sharks
  • Battle Creek Cypress Swamp: Nature’s Treasure
  • Hiking with Kids at American Chestnut Land Trust
  • African American Community Day