- The list below includes 332 free or cheap things to do in or near Hanover, Maryland, including 118 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Dance Clubs, Malls and Parks.
- From Cinemark Egyptian 24 to Arundel Mills, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Hanover and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Baltimore, Silver Spring, Annapolis and Laurel.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Joe Cannon Stadium at Harmans Park provides recreational activities for the public. Activities include competitive baseball for teams from ages 14 to adult. The stadium amenities include an electronic scoreboard and batting cages. There is also a concession stand.
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.