Awards & Recognition

For more than 10 years, Visit Harford has been making strides in the tourism industry.  As Harford County's Destination Marketing Organization, Visit Harford strives to promote tourism attractions to visitors to stimulate economic activity and improve the quality of life for residents.  We are proud to be recognized throughout the state for being the economic engine for Harford County, Maryland.

Transparent MTC Award Badge

This award honors the best new event, tour, destination, program, promotion or experience. Through innovation, being a model for others, and a successful Maryland tourism product, Visit Harford proudly accepted this award for their collaborative role in the creation of Harford County Arts Week!


Harford Award Transparent

The Harford Award recognizes businesses or organizations that manifest a strong commitment to the Harford County business community. Recipients are chosen through a nomination process focused on business growth, increased employment, service to the community, unique and creative business strategies, technology innovation, support of public and private education, and a drive to enhance Harford County’s business climate.  Visit Harford proudly received this award for Hospitality and Tourism in 2017.


Maryland Park Service Logo

This Award of Excellence was presented to Visit Harford on behalf of the Maryland State Park Advisory Commission in 2015 for our tireless efforts to promote Harford County's parks and resources to visitors.  Harford County's breathtaking scenic views stay among the top attractions for both residents and tourists of Harford County, Maryland.