- The list below includes 276 free or cheap things to do in or near Edgewater, Maryland, including 112 different types of inexpensive activities like Marinas, Parks, Science Museums and Historic Buildings.
- From Mayo Beach Park to South River Colony Conservancy, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Edgewater and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Baltimore, Annapolis, Laurel and Glen Burnie.
A recreational facility in Anne Arundel County, Jacobsville Park houses numerous facilities including a playground, baseball fields and both basketball and tennis courts. Park visitors can also walk or ride their bikes along the short, paved trail.
Fairwood Park offers large playgrounds for all age groups. There is a football field and soccer area for local teams and ample space for flying kites. The park also offers covered spaces with picnic tables and barbecue pits for gatherings.
Celebrating the early history of the areas railroads and the Civil War, the Bowie Train Station Museum is popular with locomotive and history buffs alike. The museum features photographs of the town throughout history, a vintage caboose and an out of service railway tower.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Huntington Railroad Museum presents guided tours of a small complex of railroad buildings. Explore life and history of the early Huntington railroad see the machines that guide railroad operation.
The Pasadena Roller Skating Center is a family-owned roller skating center that offers free skate rentals to military families. The company has skating lessons on Saturday mornings and is available for parties.