Historic Annapolis Happy Hour Returns With a Garden Party Murder Mystery

By | 2018-06-04T11:45:57-04:00 June 4th, 2018|News|

(Annapolis, MD, May 22): Historic Annapolis is pleased to announce the return of the popular HA Tuesdays Happy Hours.  This year's Happy Hours will all have a unique theme.     On Tuesday, June 5, at the William Paca House and Garden, 186 Prince George Street, from 5pm-7pm, Historic Annapolis will present “Murder Most Floral: A Garden Party Murder [...]

This Weekend in Annapolis: Happy Commissioning Week!

By | 2018-05-17T15:01:12-04:00 May 17th, 2018|Annapolis Activities & Events, USNA|

Okay, the June Week celebrations haven't really taken place in the month of June since the '80s, so we'll just refer to this coming week in Annapolis as the traditional Commissioning Week.  Happy Commissioning Week, and congratulations to all soon-to-be Naval Academy graduates who will take the stage of the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Friday, [...]

Mayor announces Annapolis Sailor’s Triathlon to take place July 28

By | 2018-05-17T14:18:02-04:00 May 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Annapolis, MD (5-8-18) – Today, Mayor Gavin Buckley and the City of Annapolis announced the inaugural Annapolis Sailor’s Triathlon will take place on Saturday, July 28. The event, which will be coordinated in partnership with the United States Naval Academy and the Naval Academy Athletic Association, begins at City Dock’s Susan Campbell Park and traveling [...]

The Colonial Players presents community theater premiere of Tony award-nominated play ​“Casa Valentina.”

By | 2018-05-08T15:16:33-04:00 May 8th, 2018|Annapolis Things to Do|

ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (May 6, 2018): The Colonial Players of Annapolis present the regional premiere and non-professional national premiere of Harvey Fierstein's critically-acclaimed play Casa Valentina.  Set in an inconspicuous bungalow colony of the Catskills in 1962, the land of dirty dancing and Borscht Belt comedy, heterosexual men delight in dressing and acting as women. [...]

There’s No Boat Show Like a Bay Bridge Boat Show

By | 2018-04-26T17:48:05-04:00 April 26th, 2018|Annapolis Boating & Fishing, Boating|

Ever been to a boat show? What about a Bay Bridge Boat Show? Now, can you say that five times fast?  The 2018 spring boat show is coming up this weekend at the Bay Bridge Marina in Stevensville, Md. The springtime convention has been bringing powerboats, now over 400 of them, to the Annapolis area [...]

Green Drinks: Local Hospitality Industry is Greener than Ever

By | 2018-04-26T12:47:29-04:00 April 26th, 2018|Going Green Annapolis, Hotels|

Annapolis Green returns to Baroak Cookhouse & Taproom at the Loews Annapolis Hotel on Tuesday, May 8, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a night of learning how the local hospitality industry is stepping up to embrace “Clean and Green” initiatives.  Admission to Green Drinks Annapolis is free, with a $10 suggested donation to Annapolis Green. “This month’s Green [...]

Naval Academy Midshipman Awarded Marshall Scholarship

By | 2017-12-06T15:23:48-05:00 December 6th, 2017|Local School|

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Naval Academy Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Christopher Cantillo of Sarasota, Fla., has been awarded a Marshall Scholarship. This highly-competitive academic scholarship provides two years of postgraduate study at a United Kingdom university. Cantillo is an Aerospace Engineering major with a minor in Spanish. He intends to pursue a Master’s in Engineering for Sustainable [...]

Buckley Sworn In As 137th Mayor of Annapolis

By | 2017-12-06T15:29:20-05:00 December 4th, 2017|Annapolis News|

Annapolis, MD (12-4-17) – Gavin Buckley was sworn into office today as the 137th mayor of the City of Annapolis by Clerk of the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Robert Duckworth. Following his swearing in, Mayor Buckley swore in the eight incoming members of the Annapolis City Council: Eleanor “Elly” Tierney, Ward 1; Fred Paone, [...]

Volunteer opportunities in the region

By | 2018-04-26T12:48:35-04:00 November 13th, 2017|News|

Many Volunteer positions are available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. If you do not see an opportunity below that fits your needs, contact the Volunteer Center at info@aacvc.org or 410-897-9207. Check our Website: www.aacvc.org. A few current volunteer opportunities are listed below. Annapolis Jaycees - Hanging of the Greens 2017 Volunteers are needed [...]

A little history behind the Navy’s October holidays

By | 2017-10-16T16:50:01-04:00 October 16th, 2017|Navy Birthday|

We're right in between two very important dates for the U.S. Navy: October 13 is the Navy's "birthday" and October 27 is Navy Day. They sound similar, but these two holidays (okay, technically birthday and former holiday) are conveniently and coincidentally spaced 14 days apart, allowing us two weeks of Navy commemoration and festivities.  Here's [...]