Sykesville in the News


Q&A: Troy Welsh, Downtown Sykesville Connection’s event coordinator, on how COVID-19 shaped his first year on the job


Watch Main Street Transform Into The Wizarding World At Harry Potter Trivia Night In Sykesville, Maryland

First the Coolest Small Town, now the Best Main Street? Sykesville nominated for national contest

Downtown Sykesville Connection using videos to highlight local businesses, stay positive amid coronavirus

Socially Distanced Moms of Howard County win Sykesville dance competition designed to promote togetherness

Sykesville in running for ‘Best Main Street in America’

Downtown Sykesville, Md. Wins National Main Street Title

Downtown Sykesville, Md. Wins 2020 National Main Street Title

‘An inspiring story’: Sykesville wins national contest for Best Main Street of America

WMAR Best Main Street Contest

Sykesville, Maryland Wins America’s Main Streets Contest

Industry roundup: Sykesville Main Street recognized as America’s Main Streets contest winner

The Charming Town Of Sykesville, Maryland Wins Best Main Street Competition

Downtown Sykesville, Md. Wins National Main Street Title

Sykesville, Maryland, Named Winner of the 2020 ‘America’s Main Streets’ Contest

Downtown Sykesville Connection planning fall events to highlight town, support merchants

Sykesville seeking acts for unique ‘Battle of the Bands’ competition


2nd annual Sykesville Cocoa Crawl fills mugs from all over

Sykesville’s Dog Days of Springtime to support Friends of South Carroll Dog Park

Sykesville Arts and Wine Festival straying from tradition to offer international selection

Sykesville Art & Wine Festival 2019

Carroll Magazine: Art & Wine Festival

South Carroll: Runners to blaze fast path down Sykesville Main Street for Coolest Mile

Sykesville planning to debut crosswalk art piece, first part of Urban Transformation project

Q&A: Artist Dominic Jones on his life, his career and his Sykesville mural project

LA Times: Sykesville Parklet

Sykesville inaugurates latest attraction, the parklet, with a small gathering

Downtown Sykesville Connection’s fifth Carroll Business Academy begins Sept. 27

Sykesville beer festival attracts record turnout

South Carroll: Sykesville serving sweets on Main Street; bestselling authors appearing at library


Cocoa Crawl to feature downtown Sykesville businesses

The Eighth Annual Sykesville Art & Wine Festival

Sneak peak of our fabulous display of art pieces and added yumminess for the 2018 Sykesville Art & Festival

From ‘Horse Train Stop’ to ‘Coolest Small Town’

Race and parade in Sykesville set for July 1

Sykesville outdoor speakers go live on Main Street

Downtown Sykesville gives Snallygaster legend new life

Sykesville Harvest Festival is fun for the whole family

Ukrainian guests visit Sykesville

‘The Curse of the Snallygaster’ book released this week in Sykesville

Downtown Sykesville Harvest Fest coming Oct. 14

Craft Beer Festival coming to Sykesville, Nov. 10

Thousands come to Sykesville Craft Beer Festival on Veterans Day weekend

Celebrate Christmas at the Merry Main Street in Sykesville


Comcast News – Art & Wine Festival

Comcast News – Summer campaign

The Art & Wine Festival is coming up!

Sykesville Wine & Art Festival expands in seventh year

Sykesville Art & Wine Festival celebrates its seventh year

Sykesville: From ‘Horse Train Stop’ to ‘Coolest Small Town’

Sykesville’s Coolest Mile on Main Street keeps cool, and dry, before evening storm

Sykesville Farmers’ Market better and better every year

The Sykesville Craft Beer Festival


Runners Race in Sykesville’s First Coolest Mile on Main Street

Q & A: Sykesville’s Steven Colella talks About the ‘Coolest Small Town in America’

Sykesville Named ‘Coolest Small Town in America’ in Budget Travel Contest

Sykesville Named Coolest Small Town

We are America’s Coolest Small Town

Weekend Adventure: A Visitors’ Guide to Sykesville and its Small-Town Charms

Crowds Embrace Best of Winter at Sykesville Ice Festival


Chamber Chat: Sykesville, Maryland’s Upcoming Harvest Fest

Sykesville Farmers Market Offers Foods, Goods


Paranormal Research Group Investigating Sykesville

Preserving Downtown Historic Districts a Worthwhile, Yet Time-Consuming Process

Maryland DHCD: Stimulating Reinvestment in Maryland’s Neighborhoods: $5.5 Million
in Community Legacy Grants Announced

Celebrate the Season at Sykesville Fall Festival

Upcoming Events

9:02 pm 2021 Happy-Thon @ 7547 Main Street, Sykesville MD
2021 Happy-Thon @ 7547 Main Street, Sykesville MD
Oct 19 @ 9:02 pm – Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm
2021 Happy-Thon @ 7547 Main Street, Sykesville MD
  On behalf of the Downtown Sykesville Connection, I would like to invite you to support this year’s Sykesville Happy-Thon fundraiser. Since 2015,  this program has raised funds to ensure that every child in our … Continue reading 2021 Happy-Thon
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