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. [...]

Maryland Seafood Festival turns 50

By | 2017-09-05T12:43:02-04:00 September 5th, 2017|Annapolis Things to Do|

This year is a big one for Annapolis' annual Seafood Festival. On September 9th and 10th, the event--once known as the Maryland Clam Festival--will celebrate its 50th year running at Sandy Point State Park. Here's what you have to look forward to. The food (of course)  While there will be tons of activities going on [...]

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Family Concert

By | 2017-04-25T14:59:01-04:00 April 25th, 2017|Annapolis Things to Do, ASO Concerts|

ANNAPOLIS, MD – On Saturday, May 13th at 2:00pm, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra performs this year’s Family concert, “Beethoven Lives Upstairs” with Classical Kids Live!, under the musical direction of José-Luis Novo, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Before the concert at 1pm, a Scavenger Hunt and Photo Booth will be provided by Chesapeake [...]

Berlin Philharmonic 1st Concertmaster, Noah Bendix-Balgley, joins ASO

By | 2017-04-05T04:47:45-04:00 April 5th, 2017|Annapolis Things to Do, ASO Concerts|

Annapolis, MD –The Berlin Philharmonic’s 1st Concertmaster, Noah Bendix-Balgley joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra for their Masterworks concert, “Myths, Tzars and Musical Giants,” at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 8pm. Music Director José-Luis Novo will conduct the orchestra and Mr. Bendix-Balgley in Johannes Brahms’ [...]

Friends of the Annapolis Symphony hosts annual “Concert of Taste”

By | 2017-01-03T06:46:27-05:00 January 3rd, 2017|Annapolis Things to Do, ASO Concerts|

Annapolis, MD – The Friends of the Annapolis Symphony (FASO) will hold its annual Concert of Taste on March 12, 2017 at the Francis Scott Key Lobby in Mellon Hall on the campus of St. John’s College, six o'clock until nine o'clock. Now in its 37th year, the theme for this year is "Music Rocks [...]

3rd Annual “Coats for Kids” Campaign announced

By | 2016-12-14T06:49:46-05:00 December 14th, 2016|Annapolis News, Annapolis Things to Do, News|

Annapolis, MD (Dec. 2016) - The Department of Recreation and Parks is kicking off the third annual “Coats for Kids” campaign to help children in need throughout Anne Arundel County this winter.  Donated items will be collected through December 23rd and will be distributed by the Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services to children in [...]

Millions rally for “Make a Difference Day” 2016

By | 2016-10-19T11:54:20-04:00 October 19th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, News|

Residents of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County will join millions of Americans to volunteer on Make A Difference Day, Saturday, October 22, 2016. Sponsored this year by TEGNA Media in collaboration with Points of Light and Arby’s Foundation, Make a Difference Day is the nation’s largest annual single-day of community service. The Anne Arundel County [...]

Step Inside the Haunted James Brice House on a “Special Historic Hauntings” Tour

By | 2016-12-07T07:43:41-05:00 October 3rd, 2016|Annapolis Activities & Events, Annapolis History, Annapolis Things to Do|

Walk across the creaking floors of the most haunted mansion in Annapolis after dark…if you dare.  As the weather chills and dying leaves crunch under your feet, it’s time to experience a ghostly tour with Annapolis Tours by Watermark and Historic Annapolis. During the month of October, Watermark’s Historic Ghost Walk expands to Special Historic [...]

Opening night 2016 at ASO sold out

By | 2016-09-19T06:30:40-04:00 September 19th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, ASO Concerts|

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) will kick off its 2016-17 season in grand style with its annual Opening Night Celebration at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on September 30 and October 1, 2016. The three-part celebration, which sold out on Monday September 12, includes a pre-concert cocktail reception, a symphony concert, and a post-concert [...]

Midori joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra for opening weekend

By | 2016-12-07T07:43:41-05:00 September 7th, 2016|Annapolis Things to Do, ASO Concerts|

Annapolis, MD – Superstar violinist Midori joins the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) for the first concerts of the 2016-2017 season, September 30 and October 1. Entitled “Lovers and Dreamers,” Music Director José-Luis Novo will lead the orchestra’s first performance of the season at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. The Symphony’s opening weekend Masterworks concerts [...]