10 Best Places to Propose in Maryland (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Maryland is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful mountains, lakes, parks, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in Maryland to ask that special woman or man to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Maryland
  • Brookside Gardens
  • Have De Grace Promenade
  • Great Falls Park
  • Beautiful Beaches
  • Assateague Island
  • Chesapeake Bay Beaches
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in Maryland
  • Oriole Park at Camden Yards
  • Linganore Wine Cellars - Mt Airy, MD
  • Smith Island
  • Loch Raven Reservoir
  • Annapolis Waterfront
  • Quiet Waters Park
  • Best Places to Propose in Maryland


Romantic Locations in Maryland

1. Brookside Gardens

These lush botanical gardens in Wheaton offer a serene and colorful setting for a proposal, particularly during the spring and summer months.


2. Havre de Grace Promenade

This charming waterfront town along the Susquehanna River offers a picturesque setting for a proposal, with lighthouses and scenic views.


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3. Great Falls Park

Located along the Potomac River, this scenic park provides stunning views of cascading waterfalls and dramatic cliffs. The Overlook is a popular spot for proposals. A photographer could arrange to be on hand to discreetly capture the special “yes” moment.


Beautiful Beaches

3. Assateague Island

For nature enthusiasts, propose on the pristine beaches of Assateague Island with wild ponies and the Atlantic Ocean in the background.


4. Chesapeake Bay Beaches

The Chesapeake Bay region has numerous beaches with serene waters and lovely sunsets. Choose one of these beaches for a romantic proposal.


Outdoor Locations to Propose in Maryland

Maryland is full of romantic gardens, trails, and baseball. These are some especially romantic and fun locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing beaches or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Oriole Park at Camden Yards

If you both love baseball, consider proposing during a Baltimore Orioles game at this iconic stadium.


6. Linganore Winecellars - Mt. Airy, MD

Proposing at a vineyard in Maryland can be a romantic and picturesque setting, especially if you both appreciate wine and beautiful scenery. Linganore features rolling vineyards, a picturesque lake, and a cozy tasting room. You can propose amid the lush vineyards or by the tranquil lake.


7. Smith Island

Take a ferry to Smith Island, known for its tranquility and homemade Smith Island cakes. Propose in this remote and scenic location.


8. Loch Raven Reservoir

Escape to this peaceful reservoir just north of Baltimore for a secluded proposal in a natural setting. Loch Raven Reservoir offers various scenic spots for your proposal. Some potential locations include the Loch Raven Point, the overlook along the Loch Raven Drive, or a peaceful lakeside spot with water views.


9. Annapolis Waterfront

Stroll along the charming streets of Annapolis and propose by the waterfront with sailboats and historic buildings as your backdrop.


10. Quiet Waters Park

Located in Annapolis, this park features scenic trails, gardens, and waterfront views, making it an ideal spot for a private and tranquil proposal.


Best Places to Propose in Maryland

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Maryland has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.




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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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