Christmas helpers can use a Christmas hand

By | November 11th, 2016|Annapolis Family & Children|

The Walk the Walk Foundation has been helping local kids and families for more than a decade. Founded in 2005 as an attempt to facilitate greater "cycle of giving" in the region the group uses donations and its own resources to help the less fortunate. One of their centerpiece programs, a bike assembly and giveaway [...]

Daily Water Taxi Service Begins in Annapolis

By | May 13th, 2016|Annapolis Boating & Fishing, Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do, Boating, Tours|

Annapolis and Eastport’s favorite way to get around begins daily service! The Annapolis Water Taxi, owned and operated by Watermark, began weekend service in late April. Daily service and longer service hours for the 2016 season starts this Friday, May 13th. From May 14-30, the Water Taxi Service schedule is Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m.-11 p.m., [...]

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 [...]

Things to do in Annapolis September 1-7

By | August 28th, 2014|Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis|

Annapolis hosts yoga, cruises, live shows, a seafood festival, and educational yet entertaining events this week. Try one or try them all! Annapolis Entertainment Here in Annapolis, we are blessed with lovely water views, delicious seafood, and delightful sea breezes. This Saturday and Sunday, all three combine for the much-anticipated Maryland Seafood Festival. Back again [...]

Things to do in Annapolis June 16-22

By | June 11th, 2014|Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis History, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, Going Green Annapolis, Live Music, Towne Centre|

As the summer heats up in Annapolis, so do the events. Cruises, new performances, free concerts, art events, and community-wide entertainment all happen around the city this week. Partake in Annapolis's great tradition of fun this week. Annapolis Entertainment This week marks the last one of Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre's 42nd Street. The performance centers [...]

2014 Greek Festival is Family-Friendly, Tasty, and Even Better Than Before

By | May 12th, 2014|Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles|

There's a big Greek community in Annapolis, but the annual Greek Festival in Annapolis welcomes all people who want an authentic Greek salad, Athenian desserts, grilled lamb, fresh feta, and entertainment in the forms of live music, shopping, and kids activities. One of the festival tag lines is, "Come and celebrate 4 days of being [...]

Things to do in Annapolis April 28-May 4

By | April 23rd, 2014|Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, Going Green Annapolis|

From outdoor festivals to indoor classical music concerts, Annapolis hosts all sorts of entertainment this week. Enjoy cooking events alongside your kids, enjoy specialty cruises and tours around Annapolis, attend a green garden party, or simply take aesthetic pleasure in the beauty of May Day downtown--all of this is at your fingertips! Annapolis Entertainment With [...]

Things to do in Annapolis March 31-April 6

By | March 26th, 2014|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Boating & Fishing, Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles|

What's new in Annapolis? The USNA Band teams up with local high schoolers for a unique show, classical music is performed live, comical musicals are available to see, volunteering to clean up the Chesapeake watershed is encouraged, and cruising the beautiful Bay commences. Experience Annapolis through music, going green, and the arts! Annapolis Entertainment Ever [...]

Annapolis Celebrates Maryland Day with Family-Friendly, Inexpensive Fun

By | March 8th, 2014|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Family & Children, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles|

Annapolis and the rest of Maryland celebrates "Maryland Day" March 21st through the 23rd, but the event Maryland Day commemorates actually occurred on March 25th, 1633 (or perhaps 1634). At any rate, Annapolis hosts very affordable, very family-friendly entertainment in support of this state-wide celebration. Below, we offer a brief account of what Maryland Day [...]