Dialog of Discovery

Dialog of Discovery

The Arts and Entertainment during your visit  to Hagerstown.Explore our Arts amongst Main Street Communities in Hagerstown and Boonsboro, Maryland.

Act 1
Begin with a stop at the Hagerstown Premium Outlets– shop all the name brands and find the perfect outfit for your “theater going experience.”  Check-in at a nearby hotel with all your fashionable  finds!  Then head downtown for a  tour of The Maryland Theatre, the anchor of our Arts & Entertainment District.  Arrange for a special “meet and greet” with  area performers from the Maryland Symphony Orchestra.

Enjoy dinner in the A&E District at one of the many group friendly restaurants and afterwards see a performance at The Maryland Theatre. Alternatively, groups can arrange for a private dinner at the Grand Piano Ballroom, complete with a ballroom dance lessons!

Act 2
After breakfast at the hotel, board the coach to historic Boonsboro, Maryland where the group can enjoy the quaint mainstreet and small shops such as Gifts Inn Boonsboro, featuring distinctive custom design jewelry and fine art.

Dine in downtown Boonsboro at Dan's Tap House or  Vesta Pizzeria before going to our newest winery – Big Cork Vineyards. Located five miles from Boonsboro, Big Cork Vineyards can accommodate groups of all sizes!  The 25 acre property is surrounded with panoramic views of the Appalachian Mountains.
Then venture to Shepherdstown, WV just ten miles from Boonsboro to experience Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University. The Contemporary American Theater Festival (CAFT) spans the month of July. The festival features five new American plays performed in rotating repertory. After the final bow, savor the charm of Boonsboro just a while longer with dinner at Old South Mountain Inn.

Act 3
End your visit with the morning in beautiful Hagerstown City Park Arrange a docent guided tour of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. Then head to Contemporary American Theater Festival to see one last play before departing!

For more information on planning a Dialog of Discovery group tour please Submit an RFP to Visit Hagerstown & Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau.    

CATF 27th Season Dates July 7 - July 30, 2017