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News Release, Calvert County Public Information Office

PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – March 5, 2020 – The Calvert County Department of Parks & Recreation announces that all parks will return to their normal summer hours Saturday, March 14, 2020.

The summer hours of operation for Dunkirk District Park, Hallowing Point Park, and Cove Point Park are 8:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., through mid-November. Other park hours vary based on location and amenities. Park hours are posted at the entrance of each county park or available online at

Recently updated park operating guidelines prevent smoking, vaping and use of tobacco products on-site; all are prohibited on park properties except for Chesapeake Hills Golf Course. The use of gas grills, pull-behind grills, smokers and deep fryers are also prohibited in county parks. The use of charcoal grills is allowed.

Visit Calvert County parks and take advantage of the many features offered including playgrounds, basketball and tennis courts, baseball fields and picnic areas.

For updates on Parks & Recreation services, park availability, field closures and more visit Parks & Recreation at

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