Former Charleston Mayor to Kick Off “Reimagining City Dock” Speaker Series

By |2019-05-13T16:24:38-04:00May 13th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis News|

The City of Annapolis, in partnership with Maryland Hall, will be launching a speaker series, “Reimagining City Dock.” The first speaker on May 20 will be former Charleston Mayor Joe Riley, who will discuss “Visionary Leadership, Transformation and Resilience.” The event is free, but tickets, through the Maryland Hall website, are required. Riley was the [...]

Participants Welcome to Join Annapolis Memorial Day Parade on May 27

By |2019-04-25T16:53:14-04:00April 25th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events|

Mayor Gavin Buckley announced on Thursday that the 2019 City of Annapolis Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 27, at 10 a.m. The parade follows the traditional route beginning on West Street at Amos Garrett Blvd. From there, the parade will go around Church Circle, down Main Street and end at City [...]

Sail into spring at this weekend’s Spring Sailboat Show in Annapolis

By |2019-04-24T16:09:33-04:00April 24th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Boating & Fishing|

U.S. Sailboat Show 2014, photo by Fine Art America. As long as the weather is good -- knock on wooden sailboat hull! -- then this weekend will be a busy one in downtown Annapolis for the annual Spring Sailboat Show at City Dock. Hundreds of seasoned and future sailors gather in Annapolis every [...]

“GreenScape” Volunteers, City Staff Will Work on 60 Green Projects This Weekend

By |2019-04-23T18:52:24-04:00April 23rd, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events|

For nearly three decades, volunteers in the City of Annapolis have worked side-by-side with City staff to plant trees and plants, mulch city public spaces and pick up trash during the last week of April. Horticulturist Marisa Wittlinger in the City’s Department of Recreation and Parks manages the program and said that this year, 60 [...]

Annapolis to Host Free “Flowers Festival” at “Pip” Moyer Center with Food, Salsa Music

By |2019-04-04T14:32:52-04:00April 4th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events|

On Saturday, April 6 from 5 to 10 p.m., the City of Annapolis will host a “Flowers Festival” at “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center. The event is for all ages and is free to the public. At the event, guests can enjoy a beautiful show of folkloric dance from Hispanic countries including Spain, Mexico, Panama and [...]

Easter in Annapolis: Egg Hunts, Easter Bunny Sightings, Sunday Brunch and More

By |2019-04-02T10:25:44-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Family & Children|

A late Easter this year means that all the trees and flowers in Annapolis should be fully in bloom by the time the spring holiday rolls around. The air might even be warm enough for us to stroll around downtown, by the water and on our way to all the egg hunts and brunches in [...]

This April in Annapolis

By |2019-04-01T11:55:46-04:00April 1st, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events|

The flowers are blooming, the weather is finally warming up and everyone's ready to get outside and sail away. And then sail right back to Annapolis, of course, because April marks the start of outdoor festival season in the region. There's a little something here for everyone, from books to chicken wings to a friendly [...]

Naval Academy Presents 53rd Annual International Ball

By |2019-04-02T11:32:36-04:00March 26th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, USNA|

Tickets are on sale now for the Naval Academy’s 53rd annual International Ball and ceremony to be held Saturday, April 6, at 8 p.m. in Alumni Hall; doors will open at 7 p.m. This event is open to the public, ages 18 and up. Tickets are required and can be purchased for $21 each until [...]

Annapolis Film Festival releases its four-day film slate

By |2019-03-05T14:37:45-04:00March 5th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival|

The 7th Annual Annapolis Film Festival (AFF) has revealed its full slate of more than 70 films from over 25 countries. The festival will be held March 21-24, 2019, with screenings at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis Elementary School, St. John’s College and Asbury United Methodist Church. This year’s festival theme: Truth in [...]

This Month in Annapolis: March Events and Things to Do

By |2019-02-27T10:58:27-04:00February 27th, 2019|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis Film Festival, Annapolis Things to Do|

They say that March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb, and it's certainly been lion-like here in Annapolis with gray skies, chilly temps and a bracing wind chill; our fingers are crossed that the lamb arrives soon with sunnier days and warmer weather. But regardless of what it's like outside, March [...]