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Washington County Ag Expo and Fair 2023

July 15 to July 22, 2023


Washington County Ag Expo and Fair Market Animal Sale

July 20, 2023


Ground Hog Day 2024

Friday February 2, 2024


Contact [email protected] for more information.



  • January is for Cheese Lovers
  • February is National Potato Lovers Month
  • March is Wine Month
  • April is Lamb and Beer Month
  • May is National Beef Month  
  • June is National Dairy Month
  • July is National Ice Cream Month
  • August is National Peach Month
  • September is Farmers Market Month
  • October is National Pork and Apple Month
  • November is National Peppers Month
  • December is Cookie Month
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Washington County Department of Business Development
100 West Washington Street, Suite 1401
Hagerstown, MD 21740

Leslie Hart
[email protected]
Phone: (240) 313-2284
Cell: (301) 573-7039

TTY users may call any government office through the Maryland Relay Service 1-800-735-2258

Liberal Leave is in effective for Washington County Government


Liberal leave is in effect for all non-essential personal on Tuesday, February 13, 2024, until noon. Essential personnel are expected to fulfill their duties as usual.

The starting time for today’s Board of County Commissioners meeting will be reevaluated at 9:00 am.

For those required to travel, exercise caution on the roadways. If driving is necessary, ensure your vehicle is completely cleared, drive at a reduced speed, practice caution, and avoid crowding or passing plows.
We’ll keep the public informed of any changes. Stay updated by monitoring Washington County Government’s website and social media channels for the latest information. Your safety is our priority!