Tag: Chesapeake Bay

The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

The Art of Trumpy Yachts exhibit at Maryland Hall

| April 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) will mount a major exhibition on the art of Trumpy Yachts in its Chaney and Martino Galleries, May 12 through July 15.  A Single Goal:  The Art of Trumpy Yacht Building will trace the design and construction of these distinctive wooden yachts from 1909 through 1973, when the […]

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Largest spring gathering of sailboats headed to Annapolis

Largest spring gathering of sailboats headed to Annapolis

| March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

For three days in April, the Chesapeake Bay’s thriving marine industry will relocate to City Dock. From sailboats to sails, from St. Michael’s to Main Street, the region’s favorite maritime retailers and service providers exhibit at the Annapolis Sailboat Show, April 22-24, 2016.  Recently named one of the most beautiful towns in America by Conde […]

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Pre-K kids learn about Bay health at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Pre-K kids learn about Bay health at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| March 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

On a recent cold, winter day, the pre-kindergarten classrooms at Georgetown Elementary were buzzing with the warmth of summer, as students learned about the environment and animals of the Chesapeake Bay. In three separate classrooms, each with 25 children and an instructor, students eagerly raised their hands in the air, ready to answer the next […]

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Historic Inns completes muti-million dollar renovations

Historic Inns completes muti-million dollar renovations

| February 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

The completely renovated, Historic Inns of Annapolis — nestled in the heart of the Historical District, announces a fresh design and feel that is an ode to the buildings’ elegant past. The Maryland Inn and its vintage sister properties, Governor Calvert House and Robert Johnson House, form the Historic Inns of Annapolis with each building […]

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6th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair scheduled for February 27th

6th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair scheduled for February 27th

| February 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 6th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair will be held Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 12pm-3pm at the Annapolis High School Cafeteria and Auditorium. The Marine and Maritime Career Fair is a unique 3 hour event that is free for students in grades 6-12 as well as college students. Attendees get the opportunity to […]

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Area couple publishes Chesapeake Oyster Lovers Handbook

Area couple publishes Chesapeake Oyster Lovers Handbook

| February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Right when oysters have grown plump for winter, a new book called Chesapeake Oyster Lovers’ Handbook has hit the streets. This new travel guide sends oyster enthusiasts on a journey through Maryland, Virginia and Washington, DC, to sample the subtle flavors of this cherished Chesapeake delicacy. Written by authors of the popular series Crab Decks […]

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Watermark wins Couples Choice Award from WeddingWire

Watermark wins Couples Choice Award from WeddingWire

| January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wedding on the Bay by Watermark is named by WeddingWire, the leading global online wedding marketplace, as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2016 for Wedding Venues in the Chesapeake Bay region! As a Couples’ Choice Awards® winner, Wedding on the Bay by Watermark is highlighted within the WeddingWire Network, which is […]

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Winter Storm Preparedness from Evolve Medical

Winter Storm Preparedness from Evolve Medical

| January 21, 2016 | 1 Comment

Annapolis is preparing for a major winter storm which may cripple the Mid-Atlantic beginning Friday. What do you need to do to be prepared? Evolve Medical Clinics has provided a short summary and check list of what you need to stay safe, warm and survive what may be a record setting blizzard for our area.  To safe during […]

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6th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair scheduled for February 27th

6th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair scheduled for February 27th

| January 15, 2016 | 1 Comment

The 6th Annual Marine & Maritime Career Fair will be held Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 12pm-3pm at the Annapolis High School Cafeteria and Auditorium. The Marine and Maritime Career Fair is a unique 3 hour event that is free for students in grades 6-12 as well as college students. Attendees get the opportunity to […]

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Annapolis Maritime Museum lecture series announced

Annapolis Maritime Museum lecture series announced

| November 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Maritime Museum has announced their 2016 Winter Lecture Series which will be held on  Thursdays, at  7pm at the museum.  The first lecture will be January 14th and they will be held weekly through March 3rd. For ticket and registration information: visit www.amaritime.org Lectures are $10; free for AMM Members First Mate and above ($100 […]

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Annapolis Green to host historic tea party

Annapolis Green to host historic tea party

| October 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Green is having our very own historic “tea party,” in our own local way, by holding Green Drinks — sponsored by Historic Annapolis — in the historic 77 Main Street Warehouse now occupied by Capital Teas. We like to think that November is for locals… with the annual peek into our fabulous homes that is […]

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ORP’s Mermaid’s Kiss at national Aquarium on October 6th

ORP’s Mermaid’s Kiss at national Aquarium on October 6th

| September 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Oyster Recovery Partnership (ORP) has announced that tickets are on sale for its 5th annual fundraiser, the Mermaid’s Kiss Oyster Fest.  The event will be held on Tuesday, October 6 at the National Aquarium (501 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202.) Doors open at 6 p.m. for touring and featured tastings. Restaurants and oyster […]

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McBride Gallery: “Best of the Chesapeake”

McBride Gallery: “Best of the Chesapeake”

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

McBride Gallery, 215 Main Street, presents “The Best of the Chesapeake” the 8th annual exhibition of paintings and sculpture by 20 noted marine and landscape artists. The artist reception is September 20, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Awards presented at 2:00pm  The exhibit runs to October 11th. The Vision: To celebrate the beauty of the Chesapeake […]

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Westin Annapolis to host BrainFutures 2015 conference in November

Westin Annapolis to host BrainFutures 2015 conference in November

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Mental Health Association of Maryland (MHAMD), the state’s only volunteer, nonprofit citizen’s organization that brings together consumers, families, professionals, advocates and concerned citizens for unified action in all aspects of mental health and mental illness, is marking its centennial year by proudly announcing BrainFutures 2015. This conference will draw national and international experts to […]

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Win a sailboat at this year’s boat show

Win a sailboat at this year’s boat show

| September 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

A lucky sailor will win a Beneteau First 22 at the United States Sailboat Show, October 8 – 12, 2015, the Annapolis Boat Shows recently announced. “This is our grandest prize yet and will add to the excitement of the 2015 United States Sailboat Show,” said Paul Jacobs, general manager and president of the Annapolis Boat […]

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SustainaFest this weekend

SustainaFest this weekend

| September 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

SustainaFest 2015 is almost here! This year’s event will be fantastic, our biggest and most feature-packed one to date. Our 3rd annual film, music and education festival will be held at the Indian Creek Upper School on Saturday, September 12th starting at 1:00pm. SustainaFest brings together members, educators, entrepreneurs, change-makers, sustainability experts, filmmakers, musicians and […]

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6th Annual Chesapeake Bay Wine Fest

6th Annual Chesapeake Bay Wine Fest

| September 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Join us for the 6th Annual Chesapeake Bay Wine Festival Saturday, October 3 from noon to 6pm at the beautiful Chesapeake Heritage and Visitor Center, Kent Island. This picturesque venue is the perfect place to spend a fall day tasting local and regional wine and craft beer while enjoying a large array of artisans, Eastern […]

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Children’s Theatre of Annapolis holding auditions tomorrow

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis holding auditions tomorrow

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Join the magical fun of Children’s Theatre of Annapolis’ fall 2015 production “Haphazardly Ever After,” a fractured fairy tale farce featuring a king, queen and four bratty princes and princesses. Auditions for the play will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, August 29, and noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, August 30, at CTA, […]

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Tickets on sale for Maryland Seafood Festival with 25% discount code

Tickets on sale for Maryland Seafood Festival with 25% discount code

| August 26, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Maryland Seafood Festival is back! Enjoy a tasty variety of fresh seafood, a selection of entertaining musical talent, hands on exhibits, thrilling demonstrations and more at the 48th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival!  Come out on Sept. 12 & 13, 2015  at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis, MD. Online tickets are on sale NOW.  Don’t […]

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Visit Annapolis lays out all of your September events

Visit Annapolis lays out all of your September events

| August 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference and Visitors Bureau (AAACCVB) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay throughout September 2015. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB […]

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Schooner Woodwind has full August schedule of fun sails

Schooner Woodwind has full August schedule of fun sails

| August 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Schooner Woodwind(s), a local favorite is chasing the summer doldrums away with some awesome special sails this month. Aug 10: History Cruise: Sam Smith & the Defense of Baltimore: Robert Dudley Sam Smith was the Commander of all American forces in the Defense of Baltimore in 1814. His military career began in the American […]

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AACC graphic designer wins Emmy for video

AACC graphic designer wins Emmy for video

| August 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Ben Pierce of Severna Park, a graphic designer at Anne Arundel Community College, won a regional Emmy award for his part in creating an animated video. Pierce, who joined AACC’s public relations and marketing office last year, worked on the concept and created the graphics for the video, “Financing a George Washington Education,” while working […]

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