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2017 Military Bowl scheduled for December 28th

2017 Military Bowl scheduled for December 28th

| May 25, 2017

The Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman Corporation, benefiting the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore (USO-Metro), a military support organization, announced that its 10th anniversary 2017 game will kick off Thursday, Dec. 28 at 1:30 p.m. ET at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN. For the fourth consecutive […]

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The Maryland Renaissance Festival is coming!

The Maryland Renaissance Festival is coming!

| May 25, 2017

Each year the Maryland Renaissance Festival’s village of Revel Grove comes to life in the forests and glen of Crownsville, Maryland. The countryside is transformed with more than 200 entertainers making merry amongst the 16th century shops, emporiums and eateries of King Henry VIII’s magical kingdom. A playground of fun, frivolity and wondrous performances thrill […]

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Another angle of the Blue Angels (PHOTOS)

Another angle of the Blue Angels (PHOTOS)

| May 25, 2017

Yesterday, Eye On Annapolis was stationed to capture the Blue Angels from every vantage point. Michael Finn was on the United States Naval Academy yard, and these photos, by Glenn A. Miller Photography were taken from a private home across the Severn River with the USNA as a backdrop. All Images © 2017 Glenn Miller / […]

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Despite abbreviated show, Blue Angels thrill crowd at USNA (PHOTOS)

Despite abbreviated show, Blue Angels thrill crowd at USNA (PHOTOS)

| May 25, 2017

Today at 2pm, the Blue Angels took to the skies over the Severn River in Annapolis, Maryland as part of the Commissioning Week festivities at the United States Naval Academy. Michael Finn was on hand for Eye On Annapolis on the USNA grounds capturing these images!   Traditionally, a C-130 Transport plane (dubbed Fat Albert) […]

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Pleb’s become Midshipmen in annual Herndon Monument climb (Photos)

Pleb’s become Midshipmen in annual Herndon Monument climb (Photos)

| May 23, 2017

While you were at work yesterday, the future leaders of our nation’s Navy and Marine Corps participated in the 67th Herndon Monument Climb. The Class of 2020 successfully completed the Naval Academy’s grueling task that requires teamwork and endurance, of climbing the Herndon Monument and finally ending their first year at the Academy. Photos by […]

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Brett Dennen, Phil Vassar, and Carbon Leaf to take stage at Rams Head On Stage

Brett Dennen, Phil Vassar, and Carbon Leaf to take stage at Rams Head On Stage

| May 23, 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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Two weeks until the 7th Annual Annapolis Irish Festival

Two weeks until the 7th Annual Annapolis Irish Festival

| May 22, 2017

Are you ready for the 7th Annual Annapolis Irish Festival?  It’s coming to town the first weekend of June! More than a dozen bands on 2 stages, 4 dance troupes, pipers, entertainers and 100s of vendors bring the flavor of the Emerald Isle to Annapolis once again. And new this year, a Mass Pipe Competition! The huge […]

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Herndon 2017; Joe McGraw from Rockford, IL. 2:21.21

Herndon 2017; Joe McGraw from Rockford, IL. 2:21.21

| May 22, 2017

Joe McGraw, a 4th Class Midshipman ended his afternoon on a high note.  McGraw,19, was the 4th Class Midshipman who capped the Herndon Monument in 2:21:21. McGraw is a member of the 10th Company and is a Political Science major. Each year, the roughly 1,000 members of the academy’s plebe (freshman) class form a human pyramid around […]

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Providence Center to celebrate its 25th Anniversary Moran Golf Classic on June 5th

Providence Center to celebrate its 25th Anniversary Moran Golf Classic on June 5th

| May 22, 2017

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves Anne Arundel County residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities, announced today that it will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its annual Moran Golf Classic on June 5th at Queenstown Harbor in Queenstown.  The Classic will once again be presented by Severna Park-based Moran Insurance.  The shotgun start begins […]

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Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre gets ready for opening production, Sister Act, on May 25th

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre gets ready for opening production, Sister Act, on May 25th

| May 21, 2017

Tickets for the 2017 season at Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre (ASGT) are on sale, for what is expected to be a popular line up. Fresh out of their 50th anniversary season, ASGT patrons can expect high-profile changes this season, which includes three musicals that have each made a splash on Broadway. The season promises a […]

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Maryland may owe you some money; Franchot wants to give it back to you

Maryland may owe you some money; Franchot wants to give it back to you

| May 21, 2017

Maryland: An idyllic land of mountains, beaches, large cities and small towns. It’s the natural habitat of orioles, ravens and terrapins. It’s a state where children can enjoy life in full measure over a long summer, while mom and dad savor a cold Maryland beer at day’s end. This modern-day Shangri-La on the Chesapeake couldn’t […]

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Music, The Journey of Life with Award-winning Pianist Sungpil Kim – May 26 in Annapolis

Music, The Journey of Life with Award-winning Pianist Sungpil Kim – May 26 in Annapolis

| May 21, 2017

On Friday, May 26, at 8 pm, classical pianist Sungpil Kim will perform “The Journey of Life: Music that Rescues Us,” a concert showcasing a piano sonata by Schubert, Tenebrae by Michael Hersch and Liszt’s Benediction (The Blessing of God in Solitude). Kim will add commentary on specific life events and turning points of the […]

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Naval Academy announces Color Company

Naval Academy announces Color Company

| May 20, 2017

The academy’s annual Color Parade, honors the fall and spring color companies and will be held on Worden Field, Thursday, May 25, at 11 a.m.  The parade is free and open to the public, however seating is limited to the families of the Class of 2017. Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare and […]

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Bello Machre’s Every Step Counts walk set for June 10th

Bello Machre’s Every Step Counts walk set for June 10th

| May 20, 2017

Registration is now open for Bello Machre’s 26th Annual Every Step Counts Walk, Bike and 5K Run. Every Step Counts will be held Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland beginning at 7:30 a.m. and concluding at 12:00 noon. Join the celebration – this event is fun for the whole […]

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Local artists to be showcased at juried exhibition at Mitchell Gallery

Local artists to be showcased at juried exhibition at Mitchell Gallery

| May 20, 2017

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College invites the community to the “Image & Imagination: Anne Arundel County Juried Exhibition 2017” on view from May 23 through June 11. This all-county, juried, multimedia biennial exhibition will present some of the finest works by artists living or working in Anne Arundel County. Recent two- and three-dimensional […]

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Local favorites Sweet Leda and Swampcandy to open Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival this weekend

Local favorites Sweet Leda and Swampcandy to open Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival this weekend

| May 19, 2017

Before the national acts take the stage at the 2017 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival, the crowd will be jamming to the tunes of two of Annapolis’ best kept secrets— Swampcandy and Sweet Leda! Sweet Leda Powered by Julie Cymek’s sultry, commanding vocals and electrifying stage presence, Sweet Leda is taking the diverse mid-Atlantic music scene […]

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Baysox home tonight for a 7-game homestand

Baysox home tonight for a 7-game homestand

| May 19, 2017

The Bowie Baysox, Class AA Minor League Baseball Affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles,  welcome the Binghamton Rumble Ponies and Hartford Yard Goats to Prince George’s Stadium for a seven-game homestand beginning Friday, May 19. Promotional highlights include Nickelodeon Day Featuring Paw Patrol, Bring Your Instrument Night and a pair of fireworks shows. Friday, May 19, […]

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Follow along–Gringo Star and Shantih Shantih to play Metropolitan on May 23rd

Follow along–Gringo Star and Shantih Shantih to play Metropolitan on May 23rd

| May 18, 2017

Two bands will be coming to Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge next week. But there is a twist.  The bands consist of a pair of couples (husband and wife) who play in different bands. Girls in one band; boys in the other!  Are you following me?  Check it out! Atlanta-based indie rockers, Gringo Star and Shantih Shantih, […]

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Click It or Ticket–you’ve been warned!

Click It or Ticket–you’ve been warned!

| May 18, 2017

Maryland has kicked off its participation in the national Click It or Ticket campaign to encourage seat belt use. Maryland will take part in a multi-state, border-to-border enforcement event on May 22, and additional seat belt enforcement will take place over the next several weeks. Tickets for not buckling up are $83, but the real […]

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Commissioning Week is next week–here’s all the info you need!

Commissioning Week is next week–here’s all the info you need!

| May 18, 2017

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Free Bay Optimism Open House at SERC this weekend

Free Bay Optimism Open House at SERC this weekend

| May 17, 2017

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center ALWAYS has good stuff going on. This is no exception!   Free, family-friendly event on Saturday, May 20.   From 10am to 3pm, they’re holding their annual Bay Optimism Open House.   Families will be able to do hands-on science activities with Smithsonian researchers, including holding wildlife in touch tanks, searching […]

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Keith Murray to perform at 333 Coffeehouse Friday

Keith Murray to perform at 333 Coffeehouse Friday

| May 17, 2017

The 333 Coffeehouse, Annapolis’ monthly listening space for folk and acoustic music, is pleased to present the singer and guitarist Keith Murphy.   Keith Murphy is a renowned folksinger, guitarist, composer and arranger. His traditional song repertoire is based in his native Newfoundland, Eastern Canada and Québec as well as his current home, Vermont. He […]

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