Getting Here

Located on Maryland's Eastern Shore, Wicomico County is nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Chesapeake Bay just thirty minutes west of Ocean City's beach and boardwalk. With a population just over 100,000, the area offers a perfect blend of major metropolitan and small town charm. As the Eastern Shore of Maryland's largest municipality, Salisbury is the region's hub for entertainment and shopping.

Proximity – Miles from Major Cities

  • Atlantic City, NJ - 192 miles
  • Baltimore, MD - 107 miles
  • New York City, NY - 175 miles
  • Philadelphia, PA - 138 miles
  • Richmond, VA - 224 miles
  • Virginia Beach, VA - 134 miles
  • Washington DC - 116 miles
  • Wilmington, DE - 108 miles

By Air

The Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport is serviced by US Airways. The airport is located only ten miles from downtown Salisbury.

By Land

Wicomico County rests at the crossroads of two major highways, making it easily accessible from every direction. US Route 50 runs east to west while US Route 13 travels north to south. Both Routes will take you into the heart of Wicomico County, through the city of Salisbury.

Upcoming Events

USSSA Blast at the Beach

June 16-18, 2017

USSSA Eastern World Series

July 12-16, July 18-23, July 24-29, 2017

Fruitland Baseball Tournaments

March - September

Governor's Challenge Basketball Tournament

December 2017

MAWA South Regionals

April 2018

What People Are Saying

We appreciate the special moments you gave our Valley Forge Patriots 14U Black team - our girls will never forget it. Job very well down and the experience made our team want to come back for 16U B next year.

Beth Souder, Valley Forge Patriots Black 14U, USSSA World Series
USSSA World Series
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Wicomico County Tourism
8480 Ocean Hwy
Delmar Maryland 21875


800-332-8687 / 410-548-4914