Tag: Santa Claus

Local author teaches people to heal by writing

Local author teaches people to heal by writing

| January 25, 2016 | 1 Comment

Journalist Allen Saunders once said, “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” That couldn’t be truer in the case of Laura Oliver and her work with the Chesapeake Life Center. The award-winning author had decided she wanted to offer a writing workshop at the Wellness House in Annapolis to help people who […]

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SantaCon is coming to town this Saturday

SantaCon is coming to town this Saturday

| December 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] If you have ever needed a good reason to dress up in a Santa suit in the middle of the day, a group of young do-gooders have a real doozy for you.  Annapolis SantaCon. Now in its third year, SantaCon is a pub crawl wherein people dressed as Santa Claus or other Christmas […]

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Fence & Deck Connection to host annual Holiday Drive

Fence & Deck Connection to host annual Holiday Drive

| November 26, 2015 | 2 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] Fence & Deck Connection will be hosting its 10th Annual Holiday Drive event on Saturday, December 5th from 4:00pm-7:00pm at their Annapolis location located at 1544 Whitehall Road Annapolis, MD 21409. This event is completely FREE and 100% of the proceeds and/or donations will be given to local charities. Bring the family for […]

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Holiday candlelight stroll including the Hammond Harwood House

Holiday candlelight stroll including the Hammond Harwood House

| November 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Enjoy the holiday décor around Annapolis as you take a journey into what made Christmas the holiday celebration it is today! Annapolis Tours℠ by Watermark® is happy to announce its Holiday Candlelight Stroll will return for the 2015 holiday season. On this walking tour, a Colonial period-dressed guide leads guests through the historic […]

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Baysox to host Baysox Holiday Expo

Baysox to host Baysox Holiday Expo

| November 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] The Bowie Baysox, in conjunction with H2 Markets, announce the first annual Baysox Holiday Expo being held at Prince George’s Stadium Saturday, Dec. 5 and Sunday, Dec. 6. This free event will include more than 75 vendors on the stadium concourse and appearances by Santa Claus, Louie, The Grinch and more of your […]

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The Talent Machine presents Holiday Magic 2015

The Talent Machine presents Holiday Magic 2015

| November 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] Join The Talent Machine Company as they celebrate Holiday Magic 2015! This high energy production will feature the holiday classics that we have grown to love and enjoy… a Celebration of the holiday season with the Talent Machine Kids, Rudolf, the Elves, Frosty, and many more of Santa’s North Pole Friends, in a spectacular […]

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So, there were hundreds of Santas in Annapolis yesterday?

So, there were hundreds of Santas in Annapolis yesterday?

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yes Virginia, it’s true!  The 2nd Annual Annapolis SantaCon organized by the Hospice Hundred Committee benefiting Chesapeake Kids happened yesterday with great success. SantaCon is part pub-crawl, part fundraiser, part flash mob; but most definitely and a whole lot of holiday madness and fun.  Anyone and everyone who wanted to get into the Christmas spirit by supporting a […]

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Midnight Madness brings out hundreds to shop in Annapolis

Midnight Madness brings out hundreds to shop in Annapolis

| December 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

The air was crisp and the streets (and stores) were filled with shoppers last night in Annapolis. Midnight Madness is the annual welcoming of the holiday season put on by the Annapolis Business Association. Sheehy Lexus of Annapolis was the lead sponsor again. In addition to being open, most of the stores in the Downtown […]

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The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

The Jolly Express returns for 2014 holiday season

| November 19, 2014 | 1 Comment

A boat with a bright red nose, reindeer antlers, jingle bell music and Captain Santa cruises into Ego Alley carrying hot cocoa and cheer…it can only mean one thing, the Jolly Express is here! Cruises on the Bay™ by Watermark® is proud to announce Jolly Express Cruises will return for the 2014 holiday season. A […]

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Manny Claus is coming to town

Manny Claus is coming to town

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Bowie Baysox have announced Christmas Eve in July with “Manny Claus” Machado Bobblehead Giveaway Thursday, July 24 at 6:35 p.m. as the Baysox take on the Altoona Curve at Prince George’s Stadium. The first 1,000 fans ages 13 and up will receive the bobbling Holiday-themed rendition of the former Baysox shortstop and current Orioles […]

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6th Annual Santa Speedo Run

6th Annual Santa Speedo Run

| December 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

The  Sixth Annual Santa Speedo Run and Toy Drive will be held Saturday, December 21th, beginning and ending in the parking lot of Stan and Joe’s on West Street in Annapolis. This event has become a holiday tradition in Annapolis. Despite cold temperatures, over 20o runners came out last year to support the local cause. […]

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Pancake Breakfast With Santa

Pancake Breakfast With Santa

| December 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

A pancake breakfast with a visit from Santa will be held from 8:00am – 10:00AM, Saturday, December 14th at Applebees Neighborhood Grill & Bar in Annapolis. Adults: $8, Kids: $5. The breakfast will benefit the Annapolis Evening Rotary Club and the Hillsmere Elementary PTA.  Tickets are available now and at the door.  For more information, call […]

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Chesapeake Arts Center Announces Holiday Concert

Chesapeake Arts Center Announces Holiday Concert

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center is proud to announce the annual Holiday concert on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 5:00pm. The performance will be held in the Hammonds Lane theatre and tickets are available for purchase; $10.00 Adults; $5 Children 12 and under at the door or online at www.Chespeakearts.org. Free for Chesapeake Arts Center Members. […]

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Do You Shop SOFO?

Do You Shop SOFO?

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

SoFo Annapolis, the business association serving the South Forest Drive corridor, is launching their new organization with a holiday raffle. This group of shops, restaurants and businesses has joined forces in an effort to promote awareness and attract attention to the busy strip of Forest Drive from Chinquapin Round Road to Bay Ridge. From November […]

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Pilots To Airlift Holiday Spirit To Island Residents

Pilots To Airlift Holiday Spirit To Island Residents

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 7, 2013, as they have been for over forty years, pilots from the Chesapeake Bay area will bring Christmas cheer to the approximately 700 isolated residents of Tangier Island, Virginia. Eastern shore pilot Ed Nabb, Sr. started delivering holiday greens (holly) to the island in the 1960s when he realized that the rising sea level had […]

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2012 Santa Speedo Run Draws Record Crowd

2012 Santa Speedo Run Draws Record Crowd

| December 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

By noon, the music of Sly 45 was wafting over West Street from a giant white tent in the parking lot of Stan & Joe’s Saloon.  By 1:30pm, more than 500 people ran out and took to the streets for the 5th Annual Santa Speedo Run. There were 400 pre-registered and plenty of walk-up runners. […]

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Wounded Veterans & Families Celebrate;  Local Organizations Light the way for Santa

Wounded Veterans & Families Celebrate; Local Organizations Light the way for Santa

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The holiday season is always highly anticipated by young and old alike; for some special veterans this year, the celebration will be a bit brighter with a visit from Santa Claus. In mid-December, Warrior Events, Stewart Lawn & Landscape, and a private Annapolis homeowner will welcome veterans with service-related injuries and their care partners from Walter […]

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Annapolis Lights City Christmas Tree

Annapolis Lights City Christmas Tree

| November 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hundreds began to gather around City Dock late this afternoon to join in the festivities surrounding the lighting of the City’s Christmas tree. Zachary’s Jewelers led off the celebration with partial performances of The Nutcracker ballet performed by the Chesapeake Ballet in front of their store.  Local choral groups from the area performed plenty of […]

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Santa Comes To The Market House

Santa Comes To The Market House

| December 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen reminds kids of all ages to come to the Market House, have a picture with Santa and help raise money for the Annapolis Jaycees. Santa will be available at the Market House for photographs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m. until December 24.  If you are […]

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