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jan 26

Berlin, MD, Leads Our Coolest Small Town Voting!

Berlin, MD, isn't just fiddling around! The folks there—and their boosters around the country!—have pushed the town to the top of our Coolest Small Town list in early voting. (Voting continues till 12:00 a.m. on Tuesday February 25—more than four weeks away.)

(Courtesy Worcester County Tourism)

Congrats to the folks in Berlin, MD, who have organized a great early turnout in our Coolest Small Town 2014 voting! After Buckhannon, WV, shot to the top in the early days of voting last weekend, Berlin steadily built a lead.

While we consider every one of our 15 contenders cool towns, the final results are now in the hands of folks like you all over the U.S. (and, really, all over the world) who visit us each day to cast a vote for their Coolest pick. In past years, we've seen incredibly devoted boosters organize worldwide campaigns to propel towns like Lititz, PA; Beaufort, NC; and Hammondsport, NY, to the toppermost of the list.

Voting continues till 12:00 a.m. on Tuesday February 25 (that's more than four weeks away), and you're allowed to vote once each day. Got a fave town on the list? Vote early, vote often! And check back here at This Just In for regular updates.

As of Sunday night, here's how our 15 contenders stood:

1. Berlin, MD

2. Buckhannon, WV

3. Mathews, VA

4. Travelers Rest, SC

5. Cazenovia, NY

6. Rockport, TX

7. Kelleys Island, OH

8. Galena, IL

9. Nevada City, CA

10. Elkin, NC

11. Estes Park, CO

12. Deadwood, SD

13. Pahoa, HI

14. Huntington Woods, MI

15. Everglades City, FL

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Note:This story was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.

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