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Bad news; good news

Bad news; good news

| October 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

First the bad news. The Southern Maryland Blues Festival will not be happening in 2015. Unfortunately, the festival did not do as well as expected for the 2nd year in a row.  But the good news is that the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival will be back for 2015!  The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival last graced […]

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Homestead Gardens’ Fall Fest through October

Homestead Gardens’ Fall Fest through October

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

I wanted to go pumpkin picking in a real live pumpkin picking patch. Thankfully, the solution is just up the road in Davidsonville. Homestead Gardens. On Sunday, we headed over to Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville to check out the Fall Festival. In a word–wow!  Each year they up the ante and add more and more […]

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Upcoming special events at Maryland Hall

Upcoming special events at Maryland Hall

| September 30, 2014 | 2 Comments

You are invited to a Wine Tasting and Gallery Viewing Party on Friday, October 3 from 7-9 pm.  Enjoy wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres while browsing the galleries and the brand new theater!  The Wine Tasting is sponsored by the Young Patrons Group at Maryland Hall; you must be 21 to attend.  Proceeds from the […]

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MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

MD State Archives Family History Festival this weekend (FREE)

| September 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

October is American Archives Month, and the Maryland State Archives will be celebrating by hosting a free Family History Festival on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10:00am to 4:00pm in Annapolis.  This open house-style event will feature: Expert lectures on genealogy, history, and archival research: Demonstrations on caring for your own family papers and photos; […]

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Street Art at Maryland Theatre for the Performing Arts

Street Art at Maryland Theatre for the Performing Arts

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Street Art is any visual art developed in Public Spaces. Found in streets all around the world, this art form is a direct communication between their creators and the public at large. Today, Street Art may be consider the most powerful, current, and valorized art movement in existence. The strength and beauty of Street Art […]

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The Murder Room opens in Bowie in October

The Murder Room opens in Bowie in October

| September 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

If Monty Python were tasked with rewriting an Agatha Christie murder mystery, the results wouldn’t be half as funny as The Murder Room, where “murder most foul” becomes “mayhem most farcical.” Mavis Templeton Hollister returns to Brynwood Cottage in northern England only to find her husband, Edgar, waiting to greet her … which is slightly […]

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Ace Frehley and more coming to Rams Head On Stage

Ace Frehley and more coming to Rams Head On Stage

| September 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

09/25 Atlanta Rhythm Section 09/26 Blackhawk & The Outlaws 09/27 The Bodeans w. Honor By August 09/28 The Idol Kings: A Tribute to Journey and John Mellencamp 09/28 Uriah Heep *POSTPONED – new date t.b.d. 09/29 Glenn Tillbrook w. Jefferson Grizzard 09/30 + 10/01 ASIA 10/02 Chuck Brown All-Star GoGo Tribute Band 10/03 Suzy Bogguss […]

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Ganz and Johnson team up to bring music to Universalist Church of Annapolis

Ganz and Johnson team up to bring music to Universalist Church of Annapolis

| September 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

On Friday, September 26 at 8 pm pianist Brian Ganz, widely regarded as one of the leading pianists of his generation, and long-time friend and colleague flutist Karen Johnson will present “Best Friends Make the Best Music.” A versatile and innovative artist, Johnson has been principal flutist of the Washington Bach Consort and has performed with Stevie Wonder. The […]

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Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

| September 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

A selection of artwork by Arundel Lodge  artists will be on display in Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90, a partnership between the nonprofit and the Maryland Federation of Art formed to create a harmonious work environment for Hospice of the Chesapeake administrative staff and visiting nurses, caregivers and volunteers who work directly with patients […]

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More musical goodness from Rams Head On Stage

More musical goodness from Rams Head On Stage

| September 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

09/21 Dishwalla, Nine Days & Stroke 9 *All Ages Matinee 09/21 Wishbone Ash w. Dave Chappell Band feat. Tommy Lepson 09/22 Ricky Nelson Remembered starring Matthew & Gunnar Nelson 09/23 + 09/24 John Hiatt Solo w. Rick Brantley 09/25 Atlanta Rhythm Section 09/26 Blackhawk & The Outlaws 09/27 The Bodeans w. Honor By August 09/28 […]

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Blackwall Hitch announces October entertainment lineup

Blackwall Hitch announces October entertainment lineup

| September 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Blackwall Hitch, Annapolis’ newest restaurant in Eastport has announced the lineup for entertainment for the month of October. In addition to a hip rooftop dining experience and some great food, Blackwall Hitch brings out the entertainment in their bar every week. Wednesday October 1st  Van Meter @ 7:00pm                              Thursday October 2nd Sam Brewer […]

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Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

Meet the Artist: Lexi Pline at Aloft BWI

| September 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Aloft BWI hotel and the Chesapeake Arts Center is holding a Free “Meet the Artist Reception” featuring photographer Lexi Pline on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Aloft BWI hotel located at 1741 West Nursery Road, Linthicum, Maryland 21090. Lexi Pline is a senior student at The Performing and Visual Arts Magnet […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center annonces 2014-15 season

Chesapeake Arts Center annonces 2014-15 season

| September 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Arts Center announces its 2014–2015 performing arts season today, featuring theater, comedy and music artists. The Chesapeake Arts Center is a 58,000 sq ft. multi-disciplinary art center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Our facility houses a 752-seat Hammonds Lane Theatre, a 120-seat Studio 194 Theatre, gallery space, ceramics lab, […]

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Silhouette artist coming to Wheat on Main Street

Silhouette artist coming to Wheat on Main Street

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Looking for something unique to do with the kids? Parents and children of all ages will have the opportunity to purchase a heirloom original keepsake in Annapolis, MD on September 11th. Third generation silhouette artist, Erik Johnson will be appearing at Wheat, 201 Main St., Annapolis, MD from 2 to 6 pm to create this unique and rare […]

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Mark your calendar for these upcoming shows from Rams Head On Stage

Mark your calendar for these upcoming shows from Rams Head On Stage

| September 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

09/08 Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class With Cocktails 09/09 Paul Thorn Band 09/10 Will Kimbrough w. Amy Black 09/11 Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience 09/12 Bell X1 w. Gabriel Kahane 09/13 Pat McGee 09/14 The von Trapps *All Ages Matinee 09/14 Parker Millsap w. Lera Lynn 09/15 Eliot Lewis (of Live from Daryl’s […]

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Fox 5 morning show to air live from Annapolis on Friday

Fox 5 morning show to air live from Annapolis on Friday

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

With assistance from the Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) and the City of Annapolis, Fox 5 WTTG TV from Washington, DC will be presenting its morning show live from Susan Campbell Park at City Dock on Friday, September 5, from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. In the course of their […]

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Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

Fringe Fest returns to Annapolis in October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

After a landmark year in 2013, the Fringe Festival is returning to Annapolis for the 4th year on October 4, 2014. Inspired by the famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Annapolis Fringe Festival is a low-cost, wildly fun one-day event of uncensored live performances by artists who push the boundaries, in some of the hottest venues in […]

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Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

Carol and David Stern to chair Annapolis Opera’s Singable Feast

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Opera is pleased to announce that passionate opera fans Carol and David Stern will serve as the honorary chairs of its Fourth Annual Singable Feast, the Opera’s principal fundraising event that will usher in its 42nd season. Carol and David Stern are honored to be named the chairs of this year’s Singable Feast. The […]

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Wishbone Ash to play Rams Head on September 21

Wishbone Ash to play Rams Head on September 21

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Wishbone Ash will perform at Rams Head on Stage on Sunday, Sept. 21, on the second leg of their Blue Horizon US tour. The shows feature a performance of the band’s best-selling “Live Dates” album in its entirety, plus tracks from their 2014 release, “Blue Horizon.” Formed in 1969, the band is world-renowned for pioneering […]

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Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

Rams Head presents Pat Metheny at Maryland Hall

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Rams Head Promotions has announced that Pat Metheny Unity Group will perform on Sunday November 23 at TheMaryland Hall for Creative Arts in Annapolis, Md. The year 2013 was a banner one for Pat Metheny. After being awarded his 20th Grammy, for Unity Band, and the release of his critically acclaimed recording of Tap: John […]

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Local teens selected for Brighton Beach Memoirs in Bowie

Local teens selected for Brighton Beach Memoirs in Bowie

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two Annapolis teens, Casey Baum 14 and Sophia Speciale 15, are starring in a new production of Neil Simon’s Brighton Beach Memoirs at the Bowie Playhouse, August 29 to September 13. Casey is the son of Susan and Dan Baum and is a resident of Arnold. Sophie is the daughter of Margo and Alessandro Speciale, MD.  She […]

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More awesome acts from Rams Head On Stage

More awesome acts from Rams Head On Stage

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

08/24 Jason’s School Of Music Student Showcase *All Ages Matinee 08/25 Julie Roberts 08/26 Larry Graham & Graham Central Station 08/27 Jr. Cline and The Recliners 08/28 7 Bridges: The Ultimate Eagles Experience 08/29 John Berry Band w. The Honeycutters 08/30 + 08/31 Crack The Sky 09/02 Kenny Wayne Shepherd 09/03 Janiva Magness 09/04 Euge […]

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