St.Mary's County Nestled in the southern region of Maryland, St. Mary's County is a peninsula surrounded by roughly 500 miles of shoreline from the Potomac and Patuxent Rivers as well as the Chesapeake Bay. St. Mary's County is home to several sailing and boating events annually due to its pristine shoreline. Aside from the water, St. Mary's County offers top-notch motorsports facilities in Mechanicsville- home of world-renowned Budds Creek Motocross Park and Maryland International Raceway, both hosting events almost every single weekend.

Contact:
Andrew Ponti
andrew.ponti@stmarysmd.com
1,105
hotel rooms
500+
miles of shoreline
3
nearby International Airports
  • MDIR has been a staple of entertainment in Southern Maryland for 40+ years and has provided exciting and safe entertainment for the whole family, supporting all of Maryland as well as the surrounding Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern region.
    Rick Lindner, Director of Marketing & PR for the Maryland International Raceway

Featured Venues

Budds Creek Motocross Park
Nestled in the forest of Southern Maryland, Budds Creek Motocross is a legendary, world-class motocross track. It is a favorite among riders and fans alike, as it offers both great racing lines for the riders and a layout that is ideal for spectators. Since 1989, Budds Creek has hosted an AMA Motocross Championship event every year.
Great Mills Swimming Pool
Great Mills Swimming Pool Provides opportunities for recreation, therapeutic, instruction, and competitive swimming for all ages. The 25 yard x 25 meter pool includes six lanes and has a "zero depth" entry for maximum accessibility. The pool is covered with an air-inflated bubble from September until May to allow year-round usage. The facility bathhouses include showers, lockers, restrooms and a lifeguard room.