Area Info

Situated in the Mid-Atlantic region between the Chesapeake Bay to its west and the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean to its East, the Delmarva Peninsula is a large peninsula covering three states. The term “Del-Mar-Va” was formed from letters of the states of Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. This flat and sandy region is famous for attracting visitors, agriculture, aquaculture, commercial and sport fishing and hunting.Worcester County, Maryland is home to Burley Oak Brewing, Costa Ventosa Vineyard, Fin City Brewing and Maryland Wine Bar. For info on Worcester County, check out

For a variety of accommodation and dining choices along the beach, be sure to visit the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association site,

Wicomico County, Maryland is home to Evolution Craft Brewing, Layton’s Chance VIneyard, Bordeleau Vineyards & Winery and Great Shoals Winery. For info on Wicomico County, check out

Sussex County, Delaware is home to Dogfish Head Craft Brewing, 16 Mile Brewery, Fenwick Winecellars and Nassau Vineyards. For info on Sussex County, check out

Accomack County, Virginia is home to Bloxom Winery and Chatham Vineyards. For info on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, check out

Somerset County, Maryland is home to the Chesapeake Brewing Company and Great Shoals Winery. For information on Somerset County, please visit

To learn more about the Lower Shore Brewery Tour:

Paralleling the Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay is Maryland’s Chesapeake Wine Trail. Visit for information on this growing wine country.