- The list below includes 310 free or cheap things to do in or near Elkridge, Maryland, including 118 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Monuments, Baseball Fields and Soccer Field.
- From Rockburn Branch Park to Waterloo Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Elkridge and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Baltimore, Silver Spring, Annapolis and Laurel.
Multiple wooded areas are located within the 415 acres of Rockburn Branch Park. Divided into two sections, the park offers over seven miles of trails, 10 ball diamonds, six multipurpose turf fields, and an 18-hole disc golf course.
Within Waterloo Park visitors can access two tennis courts, a ball diamond, a basketball court, and a multipurpose field. The 22-acre park site also features two picnic pavilions and an extensive children's playground.
The Thomas Viaduct Obelisk is a 15 foot tall obelisk housed on top of the relay end of the Thomas Viaduct, a stone masonry railroad bridge. The obelisk designates the government and railroad officials connected to the bridge project.
Hosting leagues and tournaments for volleyball and soccer, Volleyball House is an indoor sports facility with turf soccer fields and volleyball courts. On Fridays, the center hosts a drop-in volleyball session, where visitors can rent courts for recreational volleyball.
Extra Innings of Elkridge features indoor batting cages for baseball enthusiasts of all ages. The center is open year round and features over 23,000 square feet of training area and seven indoor batting cages.
Stocked with a multitude of amenities, Catonsville Family Center Y has a 4,300 fitness center with weights, cardio machines, bikes, and other equipment. The Y has an indoor pool where visitors can swim laps.
A 24-screen theater, Cinemark Egyptian 24 and XD offers first-run feature films using digital projection, RealD 3D and High Frame Rate 3D. The theater provides arcade games, a private event room and a concession area with food and drinks.