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Trifecta Food Truck Festival returns in July

Trifecta Food Truck Festival returns in July

| April 28, 2017

On Saturday, July 29, the largest gathering of food trucks ever displayed in Baltimore County will descend on the racetrack Infield at Maryland State Fairgrounds from 11am to 9pm. Over 40 of Maryland’s best food trucks will transform the racetrack infield into a festive playground with plenty of activities for both adults and kids to […]

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US Army Blues Jazz Ensemble to perform at Broadneck HS

US Army Blues Jazz Ensemble to perform at Broadneck HS

| April 28, 2017

The Anne Arundel County Public Schools Music Office and Broadneck High School will present the U.S. Army Blues Jazz Ensemble in concert on May 2 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at Broadneck High School. The U.S. Army Blues, part of the United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own,” is the premier jazz ensemble of the […]

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Speakeasy debuts at Loews Annapolis’ BAROAK

Speakeasy debuts at Loews Annapolis’ BAROAK

| April 27, 2017

Loews Annapolis Hotel is pleased to announce that The Loews Hotels “Traveller Bar” has popped up at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. This traveling speakeasy is built around the first ever “pop-up” traveling bar of its kind and will remain in Annapolis for a brief visit, now through Memorial Day, May 29. Constructed from an old […]

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Junior League hosting networking event at Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom

Junior League hosting networking event at Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom

| April 27, 2017

To further develop existing and potential community relations, Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. (JLA) is hosting a community networking event on Wednesday, May 3rd from 5:00-7:00 pm at Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom in Annapolis. Please come out, learn more about JLA, and share information about your organization while tasting some delicious olive oils […]

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Cruisin for Critters this weekend

Cruisin for Critters this weekend

| April 27, 2017

Those who love animals and those who love motorcycles – and, particularly, those who love both – will enjoy “Cruisin’ 4 Critters,” a combined free motorcycle show and pet adoption event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Anne Arundel County Animal Control, 411 Maxwell Frye Rd., Millersville, MD. Riders […]

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Annapolis Shakespeare Company announces 2017 season

Annapolis Shakespeare Company announces 2017 season

| April 27, 2017

Sally Boyett, the artistic director for Annapolis Shakespeare Company has announced the fifth professional season of Shakespeare and the classics.  Annapolis Shakespeare Company has quickly built a solid reputation for presenting Broadway-quality, bold, re-imagined, entertaining and accessible interpretations of classical works, contemporary plays, and musicals.   Patrons have doubled and subscriptions have tripled over the past two […]

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Annapolis Irish Festival adds Pipe Band Competition to the Celtic festivities in June

Annapolis Irish Festival adds Pipe Band Competition to the Celtic festivities in June

| April 27, 2017

The Annapolis Irish Festival is excited to host its First Annual Pipe Band Competition on June 3rd at the Anne Arundel Fairgrounds in Crownsville, Maryland. The competition will feature three levels of Band Competition: Grade 5 (entry level), Grade 4, and Grade 3. Bands will compete from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the lower […]

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Tipple and Toast Benefit Evening for the Rising Sun Inn

Tipple and Toast Benefit Evening for the Rising Sun Inn

| April 27, 2017

Join us at the Historic Baldwin Hall for an evening of food and fun as we raise money to support the ongoing preservation projects at the pre-Revolutionary Rising Sun Inn located on the famed Washington Rochambeau Revolutionary Route, Generals Highway, in Crownsville, Maryland. The Tipple and Toast Benefit Evening, hosted by Friends of the Rising […]

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April 29th, get rid of your unwanted prescription drugs

April 29th, get rid of your unwanted prescription drugs

| April 26, 2017

On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Annapolis Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportunity in seven years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your pills for disposal to […]

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Tickets for 9th Annual Paca Girlfriends’ Party to go on sale May 1

Tickets for 9th Annual Paca Girlfriends’ Party to go on sale May 1

| April 26, 2017

Spring is beginning to bloom across Annapolis, which means the9th Annual  Paca Girlfriends’ Party is just around the corner. Now in its ninth year, the gala party is set for Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at the historic William Paca House and Garden in downtown Annapolis. Tickets will go on sale at 9:00am on May 1, 2017! […]

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Offensive outburst carries Baysox to 13-2 win against the Flying Squirrels

Offensive outburst carries Baysox to 13-2 win against the Flying Squirrels

| April 26, 2017

Baysox bats left little to chance on Wednesday as Bowie (10-9) accumulated 13 runs over 21 hits to pick up the 13-2 victory over the Richmond Flying Squirrels (7-11) in the series finale at The Diamond. This was Bowie’s second 13-run output of the season and its first 20-hit game since June 4th, 2015 at […]

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All That Art this weekend at Maryland Hall

All That Art this weekend at Maryland Hall

| April 26, 2017

The 12th annual All That Art auction fundraising event brings together arts patrons, artists and collectors for a live and silent auction in support of Maryland Hall and the participating artists.  All That Art features an exhibition of work by nearly 50 local and regional artists selected by invitation or jury. The work is on display from April […]

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You…go…volunteer

You…go…volunteer

| April 26, 2017

Anne Arundel County Dept. of Health Volunteers are needed to Help Curb Addictions. Come to an informational lunch from 12:30pm-2:00pm on Wed., April 26, 2017, at the Severna Park Library (large conference room), located at 45 West McKinsey Road, Severna Park, to find out what you can do to help. The Anne Arundel County Department of […]

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Aimee Mann, Macy Gray coming to Rams Head On Stage

Aimee Mann, Macy Gray coming to Rams Head On Stage

| April 26, 2017

Rams Head On Stage is a little taste of Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin all rolled up in one!  A small, intimate venue where no seat is more than 68 feet from the stage. A small venue that packs a big punch with top national acts 364 days a year.  Check out the latest shows […]

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Baysox leave 14 stranded on base in 2-1 defeat at the hands of the Flying Squirrels

Baysox leave 14 stranded on base in 2-1 defeat at the hands of the Flying Squirrels

| April 25, 2017

In a game full of missed opportunities, the Baysox saw a one-run ninth inning lead slip away. Richmond plated two in the bottom of the ninth inning as Bowie absorbed a tough 2-1 defeat Tuesday night at The Diamond. The Baysox had opportunities from the get go. The leadoff man reached for the Baysox in […]

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Friends become rivals in Annapolis to Newport Race

Friends become rivals in Annapolis to Newport Race

| April 25, 2017

Annapolis Yacht Club members Richard Born and Jimmy Praley grew up sailing on big boats with their fathers. Both began by racing on the Chesapeake Bay during elementary school and then graduated to offshore racing as teenagers. After a lot of dinghy racing in high school and college, Born and Praley eagerly returned to big […]

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Dinner Under The Stars – al fresco dining returns to Annapolis on May 31st

Dinner Under The Stars – al fresco dining returns to Annapolis on May 31st

| April 25, 2017

Starting Wednesday May 31st restaurants on West Street, under the back drop of St. Anne’s Episcopal Church – Annapolis Maryland, will be bringing back Annapolis’ newest tradition of al fresco dining under the stars in historic Downtown Annapolis. The first block of West Street will be closed on Wednesday evenings and filled with cafe tables reminiscent of […]

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USNA to host Special Olympics

USNA to host Special Olympics

| April 24, 2017

The U.S. Naval Academy will host the annual Maryland Special Olympics competition on Saturday, April 29, and Sunday, April 30, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in MacDonough Hall and on Ingram Track. The event is a collaboration between the Naval Academy Midshipman Action Group, the Annapolis Jaycees and Maryland Special Olympics. This weekend is […]

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Chipotle to open in downtown Annapolis on May <del>4th</del> 11th

Chipotle to open in downtown Annapolis on May 4th 11th

| April 24, 2017

UPDATE:  And those “last minute issues” have popped up….of course, this is Annapolis.  The revised opening date is May 11th! Barring any last minute issues, Chipotle Mexican Grill plans to open in historic Annapolis on Thursday, May 4th at 1045am. The restaurant, known for serving food made with fresh, high-quality ingredients will open a new […]

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An Evening of Jazz a resounding success

An Evening of Jazz a resounding success

| April 24, 2017

rh] Two hundred and seventy guests attended “An Evening of Jazz”, the annual black tie Arts Council Gala  to support the arts and historic preservation in our County.   This year’s event  included dinner, auction, and dancing and took place at the Loews’s Annapolis Hotel, The Chair for the 18th annual  Arts gala was Jeremy Allen. […]

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Baysox bats quiet in Harrisburg defeat

Baysox bats quiet in Harrisburg defeat

| April 23, 2017

In a game that featured just nine hits between the two teams, the Bowie Baysox (9-8) dropped a 2-1 decision to the Harrisburg Senators (9-7) in the series finale on Sunday afternoon at FNB Field in Harrisburg. The Baysox had the potential tying run at third with one out in the eighth, but RHP Phillps […]

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COMBAT HEROIN at Chesapeake Arts

COMBAT HEROIN at Chesapeake Arts

| April 23, 2017

The seniors in the Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) program at Annapolis School perform COMBAT HERION at the Chesapeake Arts Center on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 6:00pm in the Studio 194 theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. The show is free and open to the community. Whether it’s drugs, alcohol, […]

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