Tag: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

President Trump to speak at 2018 USNA Graduation

President Trump to speak at 2018 USNA Graduation

| April 18, 2018

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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The Ravens return to Annapolis (Photos)

The Ravens return to Annapolis (Photos)

| August 6, 2017

At the end of most football games played at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, you hear a rendition of Blue and Gold–the USNA alma mater.  But on Saturday, the stadium was neither filled with blue or gold–it was pure purple! The Baltimore Ravens held a free pre-season practice session for a few thousand local residents decked […]

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LIVE BLOG: USNA Graduation

LIVE BLOG: USNA Graduation

| May 26, 2017

UPDATED:  See full transcript of Vice President Pence’s speech below On May 26 the United States Naval Academy graduated 1053 midshipmen under a cool, cloudy and somewhat rainy (surprise) sky that finally gave way to sun. 767 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 259 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants, and 2 as officers in the US Air Force. There were 17 foreign […]

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2017 USNA Graduation and Commissioning

2017 USNA Graduation and Commissioning

| May 26, 2017

On May 26 the United States Naval Academy will graduate 1053 midshipmen under cool, cloudy and somewhat rainy (surprise) Friday to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. 767 will be commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 259 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants, and 2 as officers in the US Air Force. There were 17 foreign national students graduating from Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Cambodia, […]

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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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All you need to know for 2017 Commissioning Week at the USNA; Herndon, Blue Angels, VP Pence

All you need to know for 2017 Commissioning Week at the USNA; Herndon, Blue Angels, VP Pence

| May 1, 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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2016 USNA Graduation and Commissioning (UPDATED)

2016 USNA Graduation and Commissioning (UPDATED)

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

On May 27 United States Naval Academy graduated 1076 midshipmen under a warm and muggy (yet thankfully rain free) Friday to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. 788 were commissioned as Navy Ensigns and 256 as Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenants, and one each as officers in the US Air Force and the US Coast Guard. There were 15 foreign national students […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| May 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

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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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

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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Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night, the movers and shakers in Annapolis came together to settle the score–on the football field…under the lights…to raise money for Autism awareness!  The Bowen Foundation for Autism brought together 4 teams of area leaders to raise much needed funds for research and understanding of Autism. Senators, Delegates, Mayors, business leaders, charity champions and more […]

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Navy Football tickets now on sale

Navy Football tickets now on sale

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tickets for the 2016 Navy football season are now on sale.  Navy will play five games at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium and will play host to Notre Dame in Jacksonville, Fla. on Saturday, Nov. 5. The Mids kick off the season on Sept. 3 against Fordham and will host an opponent from the American Athletic […]

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Annapolis Green to host historic tea party

Annapolis Green to host historic tea party

| October 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] 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 […]

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PHOTOS: Navy defeats Tulane 31-14

PHOTOS: Navy defeats Tulane 31-14

| October 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Don’t let the score fool you. This game was not the blowout indicated by the numbers. The Tulane Green Wave aptly figured out the vaunted triple option that Navy is known for and forced Navy into a weaker passing game. Quarterback Keenan Reynolds did score two touchdowns and is currently in second place in […]

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LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Tulane, October 24, 2015

LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Tulane, October 24, 2015

| October 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Navy (4-1, 2-0 in the American) will look to bounce back from its first loss of the year on Saturday when the Mids play host to Tulane (2-4, 1-2 in the American) on Homecoming at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy’s 4-1 record is the Mids’ best start under head coach Ken Niumatalolo and Navy’s best start […]

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Two new mascots to be introduced at Navy-Air Force game on Saturday

Two new mascots to be introduced at Navy-Air Force game on Saturday

| October 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Plebe Summer may be over for the class of 2019, but plebe year for the Navy’s newest [live animal] mascots has just begun. Bill the Goat XXXV and XXXVI will make their debut as Navy “mascots in training” when they join Bill XXXIII and XXXIV on the sidelines this Saturday at the sold-out Navy vs. […]

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Navy trounces Colgate 48-10 in season opener (PHOTOS)

Navy trounces Colgate 48-10 in season opener (PHOTOS)

| September 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] It was an opening quarter, in the first game of the season, in a new conference, and nearly 30,000 people in the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium were questioning how good of a team the Navy would field this year.  But those fears were allayed fairly quickly. Colgate was the first to score with […]

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LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Colgate, September 5, 2015

LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Colgate, September 5, 2015

| September 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

This afternoon, the Navy Midshipmen will meet the Colgate Raiders at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD. They two teams last met in 1998 and have played each other a total of 6 times prior to today with Navy winning all of them. This year also marks the debut of the Midshipmen in the American […]

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Navy becomes member of American Athletic Conference

Navy becomes member of American Athletic Conference

| July 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

After 134 years as an Independent in football, the Naval Academy officially became a member of the American Athletic Conference this morning. Joining a conference in football had been discussed for nearly a decade and Navy formally accepted an invitation to join the Big East on January 24, 2012 and kept that commitment when the […]

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Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

Navy Football Fan Fest scheduled for August 8th

| June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Navy fans are invited to the 2015 Navy Football Fan Fest/Media Day on Saturday, August 8 from 10 a.m.-12 noon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. Navy players will sign autographs on the blue side (press box side) concourse from 10:00-11:00 AM., before moving down to the field to interact with the fans on the field. Fan Fest activities will include interactive inflatable games, giveaways and live music. The first 250 […]

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Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

Inn at Horn Point wins TripAdvisor Hall of Fame Award

| June 20, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Inn at Horn Point, an Annapolis Bed & Delicious Breakfast, announced that it has been recognized as a Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner by TripAdvisor®. The Certificate of Excellence award celebrates an exceptional achievement in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently attract a significant level of online traveller reviews. […]

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West Annapolis Artworks: Colors of Summer

West Annapolis Artworks: Colors of Summer

| June 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

West Annapolis Artworks presents an exhibit of art work that is a vibrant array of summer-themed words by well-known local and regional artists.  This exhibit opened June 1, and will remain on view through August 24.  Join their celebration of all things summer for a lively reception with food, refreshments and collaborative live painting by […]

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22nd CRAB Cup Regatta on tap

22nd CRAB Cup Regatta on tap

| June 17, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis Yacht Club is hosting Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB)’s twenty second annual regatta for disabled sailors on Saturday, June 20th from 10 am to 4:30 pm and Sunday, June 21st from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. The Donald Backe Memorial CRAB Cup allows disabled sailors to compete in a series of eight races over […]

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