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  • Grace Period for Parking Citations in Annapolis Announced

    Grace Period for Parking Citations in Annapolis Announced

    Annapolis, MD (8-10-16) – In an effort to educate the public on new escalating fines for metered and residential parking in the city, Mayor Michael Pantelides announced a grace period for first time offenders will be allowed until October 1, 2016. During this time, residents and visitors can learn more about the new parking regulations and fine schedule, and the [...]

  • Annapolis Businesses Make This Year’s Inc. 5000 List

    Annapolis Businesses Make This Year’s Inc. 5000 List

    Annapolis, MD (8-19-16) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announces that six local businesses made Inc.’s annual 5000 list. Being on the list indicates that the company is growing quickly and is well prepared to expand in the coming years. The list ranks companies based on three-year revenue growth, in this case from 2012 through 2015. “These businesses exemplify the inventive and [...]

  • Bulldogs in Bikinis at SPCA’s Puppy Plunge

    Bulldogs in Bikinis at SPCA’s Puppy Plunge

    Here's your chance to see a Pit Bull in a bikini or a Pekingese power munch a pie. Come to the 5th annual Puppy Plunge, a fundraiser to benefit the SPCA of Anne Arundel County on Sunday, August 21. It runs from noon to 3 pm, at Camp Letts in Edgewater, MD. This family friendly event includes a DJ, food trucks and [...]

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Home to the US Naval Academy, “Naptown” is influenced by the military and collegiate traditions that come naval-academywith having a major military and world class academic institution within the city boundaries. From Commissioning Week, to home sporting events including Navy Football, to class reunions that sprinkle the weekends throughout the calendar, Annapolis is never too far from Navy’s influence.

Annapolis is also known as America’s Sailing Capital, but don’t forget the significant maritime history Annapolis has with power boats and fishing vessels. Annapolis provides access not only to the Chesapeake, but also to a wealth of rivers, creeks and inland bays ripe for exploring by kayak, canoe or stand udowntownp paddleboard.

Downtown Annapolis is famous for its historic inns and scenic streets, but along those streets are some of the finest restaurants the region has to offer. Maryland Avenue is long-treasured as one of downtown Annapolis’ best spots for shopping, dining, and experiencing the culture.

Eastport in Annapolis is a place unto itself, with yachts, art galleries, residents, spas, and restaurants. The bridge into Eastport takesP5040346 travelers from downtown Annapolis into the neighborhood. Watch for the tug of war between downtown Annapolis and Eastport to see who wins!

Additionally, here you’ll find a guide to Annapolis Towne Centre. Located in Parole, this consumer-utopia features an assortment of restaurants, shops and more all in one convenient location. Whether you need a few things at Target, are looking to tighten your tummy at the gym, or just want to sample a premium olive oil from Whole Foods, the Towne Centre makes all of this possible and more.

Annapolis Hotels

Loews Annapolis Hotel

Loews Annapolis Hotel

This Downtown hotel is less than one mile from the Naval Academy and just a mile from Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The rooms are staid and modern and include free WiFi, armchairs and desks with ergonomic chairs, as well as 47-inch flat-screen TVs and Keurig coffeemakers. Some suites include living rooms and pull-out sofas, others include dining areas. Room service is available from the on-premise restaurant and bar. Amenities include a 24/7 business center and the 24/7 gym.

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The Westin Annapolis

The Westin Annapolis

100 Westgate Cir
Annapolis, MD 21401

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O'Callaghan Hotel

O’Callaghan Hotel

174 West St
Annapolis, MD 21401

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Courtyard by Marriott

Courtyard by Marriott

2559 Riva Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401

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Annapolis Events

Architrex Tour of Annapolis

June 11 @ 10:00 am - September 24 @ 12:00 pm
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Annapolis Towne Centre Free Friday Concerts

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 26, 2016

The Maryland Renaissance Festival

August 27 @ 8:00 am - October 23 @ 5:00 pm

First Sunday Arts Festival

September 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Annapolis Articles

2016 Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival announced

August 17th, 2016|0 Comments

On Saturday, September 24, 2016, the Kunta Kinte Heritage Festival will return to the Annapolis City Dock for another exciting year of cultural celebration. In its 27th year, the festival is a free event for [...]

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Annapolis Symphony Orchestra kicks off 2016 season with free concert

August 16th, 2016|0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is pleased to announce its upcoming Pops in the Park concert.  This free Labor Day Weekend concert will take place 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4 in Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis [...]

Yappy Hour: Corned Beef and Cosmos for the Cause

August 5th, 2016|0 Comments

As if Annapolitans need one more reason to eat and drink, this offer comes with a bonus – your indulgences benefit homeless animals. Each Thursday through mid-September, Fado Irish Pub hosts Yappy Hour from 5 [...]

Overnight Closure on MD 436 (Ridgley Avenue) Bridge over Weems Creek in Annapolis

August 4th, 2016|0 Comments

(August 4, 2016) – On Thursday, August 11, the Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA) will perform hydraulics maintenance on the swing bridge over Weems Creek on MD Route 436 (Ridgely Avenue). The work will [...]

5 Annapolis area events you absolutely ought to try

July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

There’s always something new to experience in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Here are a few activities you might want to treat yourself to in the lazy, hazy days of summer ahead. Wine and [...]

4th Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise to Benefit Anne Arundel County SPCA

July 8th, 2016|0 Comments

Harbor Queen goes to the dogs! Bring your dog for a cruise of Annapolis on Harbor Queen to benefit the SPCA of Anne Arundel County. The 4th Annual Dog Days of Summer Cruise is coming [...]

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