Allegany County’s Lodging Partners Celebrate the New Year


Allegany County Office of Tourism
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Cumberland, MD 21502

Allegany County’s Lodging Partners Celebrate the New Year
Last minute getaway? Allegany County, Maryland, offers multiple holiday options.

December 12, 2017 – CUMBERLAND, MD – Sometimes the hype of the holiday season leaves New Year’s Eve planning in the dust. If you are a true procrastinator, or just haven’t given the thought of old father time hanging his hat on 2017, Allegany County in Mountain Maryland, has you covered.

  • New Year’s Eve Bash – Gatsby Speakeasy Party – Frostburg, Maryland’s historic Hotel Gunter, which was built in 1896, is under new ownership and recently renovated. Featuring an elegant trip back through time, the Gunter Hotel’s New Year’s Eve party will feature a four-course dinner, entertainment by Pittsburgh’s Gatsby Gang Jazz Band and a champagne toast at midnight. A fitting event since the Gunter Hotel features a speakeasy in the basement which was concealed in a secret room during the 1920’s Prohibition era. Packaging available. Contact the Gunter Hotel at (301) 689-6511 for more details.
  • New Year’s Eve Dinner and Mystery Experience – The Fairfield Inn & Suites in Cumberland, Maryland, has partnered with the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad to ring in 2018 with a train excursion and overnight package. Guests will enjoy a five-course seafood dinner and champagne NYE toast on the train with a murder mystery ride. Enjoy a stay at the Fairfield Inn and Suites with complimentary late check-out Monday morning. Package details available online. Please contact the Fairfield Inn & Suites at (301) 876-6037, or book online at, use code EVE. Limited availability.
  • Ramada Inn Downtown’s New Year’s Eve 2018 Bash – Featuring live entertainment from locally-known acts, Butterscotch Blonde & DJ Hook, guests are welcome to ring in 2018 at the Ramada Inn Downtown, in Cumberland, Maryland. Bash tickets include hors d’oeuvres, one drink coupon per person, a champagne toast, and party favors. Advanced and day-of tickets are available. Contact the Ramada Inn Downtown at (301) 724-8800 for more information.

Special dinners and a fireworks display at Rocky Gap Casino Resort are also taking place across the county. For a full listing of these New Year’s Eve special events, please visit, and for a full list of area lodging, please visit



Allegany County Tourism
Allegany County Tourism is the official tourism office for Allegany County, Maryland. A comprehensive listing of area attractions, lodging options, and community events can be found at

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