Though all Marylanders are different, there are some things that we also have in common. The following 13 things undeniably happen to every Marylander at least once in their lifetime. Check it out, and see how many you’ve done.
1. Go to a tailgate.
Whether it's for the Ravens, Redskins, or other sports team, Marylanders know how to have fun tailgating.
2. Eat steamed crabs.
The delicious tradition we look forward to each summer.
3. Drive across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.
Some people find this bridge nerve wracking, while others happily drive across it daily.
4. Drive through Sideling Hill.
This Western Maryland mountain cut is a unique sight to behold.
5. Get stuck in traffic.
Marylanders know to always leave a bit early in case of horrific traffic conditions.
6. And get road rage.
It happens to the best of us.
7. Take an Ocean City vacation.
We've all been to Ocean City at least once and it holds so many memories for so many people.
8. And eat Thrashers fries.
These boardwalk fries are a favorite when vacationing at Maryland's favorite beach.
9. Swim in the Atlantic Ocean...
10. Or in the Chesapeake Bay.
11. Go to a Civil War reenactment.
So many field trips...
12. Visit Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
Restaurants, the aquarium, boat rides, shopping... the Inner Harbor has everything for a perfect day trip.
13. Spot the DC Temple from the highway.
If you spotted it as a child, you may have even thought it was Disney World.
What are some other things every Marylander has done at least once? Share your thoughts below, and be sure to also check out
the ultimate Maryland bucket list.