Cecil County and Newark Attractions
Milburn Orchards (2 Miles)
At Milburn Orchards enjoy an abundance of autumn activities and fun on the farm, including hay rides, crafts, petting zoo, maze & more. Pick your own cherries, peaches, apples in season, and visit the orchard shop for jams, fruit, pumpkins, vegetables, other tasty treats, and our very favorite Milburn Orchards Apple Cider!
1495 Appleton Rd, Elkton, MD 21921, 410-398-1349
Newark Main Street (5 Miles)
Main Street Newark is the heart of the small town. A one-way street that cuts right through the campus at the University of Delaware, which brings main street alive all year round. A great place to go on an evening stroll as there are plenty of nice small restaurants and shops to stop in at.
Mount Harmon Plantation (26 Miles)
Mount Harmon Plantation (circa 1730) is located on a magnificent scenic knoll outside Earlville overlooking creeks and inlets of the Sassafras River. Tours of the furnished Mount Harmon Plantation house, tobacco house, and plantation kitchen. Hours: Thur – Sun, 10am-3pm
Grove Neck Road and Mt. Harmon Road, Earlville, MD, 410-275-8819
Hollywood Casino (18 Miles)
Maryland’s first slots casino. Incredible action with 1500 of the newest machines. Don’t miss the Rodeo Drive Gift Shop or the Epic Buffet at Hollywood Casino.
1201 Chesapeake Overlook Pkwy, Perryville, MD, 410-287-2461
Plumpton Park Zoo (12 Miles)
Plumpton Park is a fascinating country zoo in a lovely peaceful setting. The zoo has a wide variety of exotic animals including a beautiful Siberian tiger, zebras, giraffes, donkeys, cougar, camels and more. Plumpton Park Zoo is open daily.
1416 Telegraph Rd, Rising Sun, MD, 410-658-6850
Milburn Stone Theater (11 Miles)
Theater, music, dance and art are proudly brought to Cecil County by the Milburn Stone Theater. The Milburn Stone Theater is the leading performing arts theater serving the northeast region of Maryland. The theater produces eight plays each season, see the schedule.
One Seahawk Drive, North East, MD 21901, 410-287-1037