Experience small town America at its best! Emmitsburg, Maryland, located off Route 15 between Frederick and Gettysburg, is a small village with a lot to offer the visitor and resident alike. It is home to the first American female saint and Mount Saint Mary's University. It is also the site of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial, To Lift a Nation 9/11 Monument, the National Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton, WWI Doughboy Monument, the National Shrine of our Lady of Lourdes, National Fire Heritage Center, Frederick County Fire & Rescue Museum. Emmitsburg also proudly hosts the National Emergency Training Center, home to the National Fire Academy and Emergency Management Institute. And yet for all these amazing historical monuments it remains small town America.
Its a day hometown celebration of our Nation's Independence! Mark your calendars for June 26, 2021! Enjoy the hometown games, food, music, parade, and fireworks. Click on "Community Day 2021"above for details