The name Arbutus came from the abundance of trailing Arbutus flowers (aka Mayflower) that once covered the area.
Favorite hot spots are Sorrentos, Hollywood Theater and Leon’s Restaurant.
Governor Robert Ehrlich’s hometown.
Big 4th of July parade with A10 MD Air National Guard flyover, with former local boy in lead plane.
Small town appeal just outside of the Baltimore City limits.
Known for its little league and their annual parade. Arbutus football, Golden Eagles is the oldest youth football program in the USA from 1926.
The Arbutus Oak is a large white oak tree that is approximately 289 years old. It sits on a grassy knoll between the outer loop of I-695 (Baltimore Beltway) and the exit ramp for northbound I-95.
David Byrne from the Talking Heads spent much of his youth in Arbutus and graduated from Lansdowne High School.
Boasts the Arbuts Arts Festival since 1974 in May of each year.
Boasts a fire department carnival the third week of July each year.
Perhaps, boasts more pizza joints and lawyer offices than any other area per capita
Local waitresses still call you ‘hon’ when ordering your breakfast at either Paul’s or Leon’s.
Arbutus is a town adjacent to UMBC. The MARC Train Penn Line (servicing Baltimore and Washington, D.C.) has a station in Arbutus. Arbutus contains a movie theater, a barber shops, several international restaurants, and a local farmer’s market on Thursdays from 2:30pm-6:30pm. Many UMBC students reside in Arbutus because of its walking proximity to UMBC and it can be accessed by both the UMBC Arbutus and Halethorpe shuttle lines.
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