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

By | July 8th, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events|

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 up on Thursday, July 21. Cruises on the Bay teamed up with the AACSPCA to plan a fun evening fundraiser [...]

4th of July Parade and Fireworks in Annapolis

By | June 27th, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events|

Mayor Michael Pantelides invites all residents to the Annapolis 4th of July parade and fireworks on Monday, July 4th. The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Amos Garrett Boulevard and proceed along West Street, around Church Circle, and down Main Street. Following the parade, the United States Naval Academy Concert Band will perform a [...]

The best social posts from around Annapolis

By | June 6th, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events|

Now that the summer season is officially underway, it's important to take a look at some of the different social and cultural things going on around Annapolis. From the goings on at the colleges to the happenings under the Severn, our Facebook friends have been active in sharing the most interesting things they've found in [...]

5 can’t miss events in Annapolis this week

By | May 23rd, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events|

Each Monday we like to take a look at some of our favorite social posts for the coming week that highlight some of the best cultural and entertainment events the week has to offer. There always is more than we can reasonably share, so feel free to check out our Events page, or to shoot [...]

Blue Angels slated once again for Commissioning Week

By | May 17th, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Things to Do, Downtown Annapolis, USNA|

  The United States Navy’s prized flight team, the Blue Angels, is bringing its one-of-a-kind aerial aerobatics back to the skies this spring and summer. The Blue Angels, which are internationally known for executing graceful maneuvers, flawless flight formations, and death-defying displays at insane speeds, are set to fly a full schedule throughout 2016 that [...]

Annapolis Film Festival talks, shorts and features

By | March 23rd, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Articles|

With Nimble Storage as the premier sponsor, the Festival has brought together an incredible  panel to talk about some of the latest innovations in technology that impact the film world. A big crowd is expected to join them in the Loews Atrium for breakfast and a lively discussion of these timely and increasingly important topics. [...]

Gary Jobson to be featured at AFF

By | March 21st, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Articles|

Local sailing celebrity Gary Jobson has two short films in this year's festival. The Magic and Mystery of Sable Island, About 200 miles southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, lies Sable Island, home to seals, wild horses, and a few Canadian researchers. With every storm the dunes and shorelines of Sable Island's 21-mile crescent shift, uncovering [...]

Annapolis Film Festival enters its fourth year

By | March 11th, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Annapolis News|

The 2016 Annapolis Film Festival arrives in style for its fourth year on Thursday, March 31, screening more than 70 independent films through Sunday, April 3. AFF's 2016 slate of films includes both documentary and narrative works, feature-length and short works, from 22 different countries. The Opening Night film will be screened at Mitscher Hall [...]

Tons of Ideas at the Annapolis Home and Garden Expo

By | March 1st, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do|

What a gorgeous weekend for the Annapolis Home & Garden Expo at the Byzantium Event and Conference Center on Riva Road. The halls were filled with over 70 companies (click here for exhibitor list) exhibiting their services and products. Just in time for the warmer weather, the show gave me some wonderful ideas for remodeling my [...]

Excellent Exploration: African-American History In Annapolis

By | February 24th, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis History, Annapolis Things to Do, Black History Month, Downtown Annapolis, Visit-Annapolis|

You cannot separate the history of Annapolis from the rich history of the African-American community who made up one-third of the city's population during the 19th century, and there is no better way to explore that history than taking a walking tour offered by Annapolis Tours by Watermark. Julie Brasch, Mistress Julie as she has been [...]