Maryland is a land of excitement this Labor Day weekend.
The Grand Prix roars into Maryland Friday. This spectacular three-day festival of speed features world-class drivers racing through the streets of downtown Baltimore.
For a different kind of racing excitement, head over to THE Skipjack Race and Festival on Deal Island.
Watch as the crustaceans skitter to the finish line during the National Hard Crab Derby and Fair in Crisfield. Coincidentally, there’s a crab picking contest after the races.
As the excitement builds for a Star-Spangled 2012, Fort Howard hosts a Defender’s Day celebration with a War of 1812 re-enactment of the Battle of North Point.