Little Orleans is an unincorporated community in Allegany County, Maryland. Little Orleans is located on the Potomac River at the mouth of Fifteenmile Creek across from Orleans Cross Roads, West Virginia. Little Orleans was served by the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, and by the Western Maryland Railway. Both of which have been abandoned. "Bill's Place" a restaurant and store is located adjacent to the canal and hosts a motorcycle rally known as "Sturgis of the East" annually.