Naval Academy Midshipman Receives Truman Scholarship

By |2019-04-17T19:29:24-04:00April 16th, 2019|USNA|

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 2nd Class (junior) Juliet O’Brien, 20, of San Francisco, Calif., was recently selected as a 2019 Truman Scholar. Sixty-two students from 58 U.S. colleges and universities were selected for this year’s Truman Scholarship. O’Brien will receive her award during a ceremony held at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum in [...]

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 [...]

Naval Academy Midshipmen 9/11 Remembrance Events

By |2018-09-11T13:20:51-04:00September 7th, 2018|Annapolis News, USNA|

ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Naval Academy midshipmen will participate in the following events as a remembrance of 9/11.  These midshipmen are working in conjunction with the Midshipman Action Group, which volunteers thousands of hours in the local community and beyond each year. This year the midshipmen will participate in placing American Flags on Stribling Walk, the 9/11 Day [...]

This Weekend in Annapolis: Happy Commissioning Week!

By |2018-05-17T15:01:12-04:00May 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, [...]

September 11 Remembrance Events at USNA

By |2017-09-06T18:58:46-04:00September 6th, 2017|USNA|

ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Naval Academy midshipmen will participate in the following events as a remembrance to 9-11.  These midshipmen are working in conjunction with the Midshipman Action Group, which volunteers thousands of hours in the local community and beyond each year. Flags on Stribling:  When: Friday, Sept. 8 beginning at 12:45 p.m. Where: Stribling Walk at the Naval [...]

Midshipmen to march through downtown Annapolis

By |2016-12-07T07:43:41-04:00November 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 |2016-12-07T07:43:42-04:00May 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 |2016-12-07T07:43:42-04:00May 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 |2016-12-07T07:43:46-04:00July 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 |2015-02-19T05:22:09-04:00February 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 [...]