Now that the weather is warming, visitors will begin streaming back to Calvert County for vacations, day trips and family activities. To help tourists and motorists with travel plans, directions and general information, Calvert County’s two visitor information centers, located in Owings and Solomons, will open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. beginning March 15.

The Owings center is co-located with the Fairview Library at8120 Southern Maryland Boulevard; in Solomons, the center is located at14175 Solomons Island Road South. Knowledgeable staff are available at each site to provide information about local attractions, hotels, restaurants and other travel information.

Both centers are overseen by the Department of Economic Development and managed under contract by the Calvert County Chamber of Commerce; summer hours are in effect through October 30, 2012.

For more information about the Calvert County, Md., Department of Economic Development, our visitor sites and attractions and the services available to assist county businesses, call 410-535-4583, 800-331-9771 or 301-855-1880; send an email to, or visit online at