Despite being the largest city on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Salisbury offers a charming small-town feel. Just west of Ocean City, Salisbury’s tranquil, waterfront atmosphere makes for the perfect day trip.
There’s no shortage of outdoor experiences to be had in Salisbury. Go for a bike ride on the nationally recognized Sea Gull Century bike road. Or visit the scenic Pemberton Historical Park. There you’ll find streams and ponds perfect for kayaking or canoeing. The park also has nature trails that are great locales for spotting the area wildlife.
Find even more wildlife at the Salisbury Zoo, home to over 100 species, including river otters, red wolves and the spectacled bear. The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, another must-do on the Eastern Shore, has large collections for wildfowl art, as well as Native American carvings and modern and antique decoys.
In Salisbury, you’ll also be able to attend a Delmarva Shorebirds baseball game, experience the local craft beer scene and indulge in the flavor of the Eastern Shore.
Salisbury’s Arts & Entertainment District is the hub of all the city’s creative happenings. Plan your trip during one of the 3rd Friday events or Friday Night Live concerts to enjoy live music, local businesses and vendors and more fun in downtown Salisbury.
The Country House in Salisbury is worth the trip from just about anywhere. The Country House gives its customers many decorating options, including coastal treasures, farmhouse and primitive country styles. The many impressive displays throughout the 20,000 square-foot store blend timeless pieces with newer items to help make your house a home.
The Country House is not just for lovers of country décor. It has a huge variety of products and gifts, including Simply Southern clothing, jewelry as well as a large assortment of candles, signs and beautiful florals.