Midshipmen to march through downtown Annapolis

By | November 7th, 2016|Annapolis News, News, USNA|

Annapolis, MD (2016) Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides and United States Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Admiral Walter E. “Ted” Carter Jr. announced that in celebration of Veterans Day, the U.S. Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will march through downtown Annapolis from approximately 11 to 11:45 a.m. on Saturday, November 12, as part of the pre-game festivities for the Navy home football game against [...]

Commissioning week

By | May 18th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, USNA|

Newly commissioned Navy and Marine Corps officers toss their hats during the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2011 graduation and commissioning ceremony. The Class of 2011 graduated 728 ensigns and 260 Marine Corps 2nd lieutenants at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Md. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Chad Runge/Released) [...]

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 [...]

This week in Annapolis: July 17-23, 2015

By | July 17th, 2015|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Day Trips, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, USNA|

photo by summergarden.com By LeAnn McDowell -“The Navy’s Oldest and Finest”, also known as The United States Naval Academy Band has been providing music to the community for well over one hundred years. Its ensembles offer a range of music from classical to contemporary. This week, the Navy’s premier popular music group, Electric [...]

Things to do in Annapolis February 23-March 1

By | February 19th, 2015|Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, USNA|

Annapolis Restaurant Week, live shows, kid-friendly fun, and much more await you this week. Annapolis Entertainment Annapolis Restaurant Week is finally here, and we are sure this year is going to be better (and more delicious) than ever. Most restaurants in Annapolis feature deals, discounts, menus, and even special dishes for the occasion. No tickets [...]

Midshipmen Seek 13th Straight Win in Annual Army-Navy Game

By | November 25th, 2014|Annapolis Things to Do, USNA|

College football bowl season is upon us.  Over the next month, the best teams in the NCAA will lay it all on the line for bragging rights in their respective matchups, culminating in January with the first ever NCAA Division I playoff to decide this year's national champion.  Teams spent all season fighting for an opportunity [...]

Taste craft beers from around the world at Navy Stadium September 13

By | August 27th, 2014|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Day Trips, Annapolis Restaurants & Bars, Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Downtown Annapolis, USNA|

Craft beer has taken the nation by storm over the past few years, resulting in the emergence of a multitude of fun and unique breweries throughout Maryland and the mid-Atlantic region. This September,  many of these local beer makers, as well as skilled craft beersmen from around the country will invade Navy Stadium for the [...]

From sailing school to international institution, Naval Academy’s past is one for the history books.

By | June 3rd, 2014|Articles, USNA|

photo by pcs2md.com Present day, the United States Naval Academy, which sits at the confluence of the Severn River and Chesapeake Bay in Downtown Annapolis, is regarded as one of the top academic institutions in the entire country and is a registered National Historic Landmark, but the rich tradition and glorious pageantry associated [...]

Annapolis Summer Concerts: Free, Feasible, and Fun

By | May 26th, 2014|Annapolis Things to Do, Articles, Eastport, Live Music, Towne Centre, USNA|

Summer is synonymous with freshly made lemonade, vibrant flowers, grilled burgers, and, here in Annapolis, outdoor summer concerts. This summer, like the last, heats up with music by local bands and singers to bring you full auditory enjoyment. Lucky for your summer gas budget, the concerts below are free. In addition, they're easy to find, [...]

USNA Offers Diversity of Summer Camps for Active Aspiring Athletes

By | May 18th, 2014|Articles, USNA|

Think the extent of your kids' summer activities will be lounging around inside, playing video games, and eating nachos? Think again. While lounging, gaming, and eating are perfectly fine in moderation, summer camps can arguably be the best part of summer for youngsters. Luckily, USNA is gearing up for a summer's worth of fun sports [...]