Main Street Designation

Thurmont is proud to be recognized as a “Main Street” community. Main Street Maryland is a comprehensive downtown revitalization program that strives to strengthen the economic potential of Maryland's traditional main streets and neighborhoods. Using a competitive process, Main Street Maryland selects communities who have made a commitment to succeed, and helps them improve the economy, appearance and image of their traditional downtown business districts.  Main Street Thurmont sponsors many events throughout the year including Gallery Strolls, Christmas in Thurmont, Think Pink Cancer Awareness Events, and the Farmers' Market.  For information on scheduled events, check out the Main City Calendar on this website or go to
For more information please visit the Main Street Maryland website and the National Trust Main Street Center Website.  
Thurmont Main Street Center
The Main Street Center is located at 11 Water Street in Thurmont.  The Main Street Center hosts various activities and events sponsored by Thurmont Main Street including art displays, holiday events, and photo galleries.