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.

What People Are Saying

This turf (the Henry S. Parker Athletic Complex) looks beautiful, the surrounding area is gorgeous, you’re close to the beach – it has everything that we look for in a destination and we can’t be more than thrilled to bring our event here.

Jim Haddaway, Athletx CEO & co-founder
USSSA World Series
Governors Challenge

the official Sports marketing site of wicomico county's Department of Recreation, Parks & Tourism

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Wicomico County Tourism
8480 Ocean Hwy
Delmar Maryland 21875


800-332-8687 / 410-548-4914