Why This One Maryland Town Is The Coolest In America

It’s official! Budget travel has named Sykesville, Maryland the coolest small town in America for 2016. With 44.3 percent of votes, Sykesville won in a landslide when compared to other towns in the running, including the not too distant Abingdon, Virginia. You can check out the poll results and further details here.

While Sykesville is not the first Maryland small town to receive this honor (Berlin also earned the title in 2014), it is certainly unique in its own right. This charming, family-friendly town is like no other. Here are a few reasons why Sykeville’s newfound notoriety is well earned.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For more information about Sykesville, you can visit their Main Street website here.

Do you live in Sykesville? What are other amazing parts of this little town? Feel free to share your thoughts on why you think it’s the coolest in America.