Tag: West Street

First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

First Sunday Arts Festival is coming

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Be sure to check out the FREE annual First Sunday Arts Festival of Annapolis which runs the first Sunday of each month from May through October. From noon until 5:00 pm,  a portion of historic West Street and beyond is transformed into a fun festival of live music, dance, art and crafts.  It’s the perfect […]

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3 Nights Of Shopping Madness On Tap For Annapolis

3 Nights Of Shopping Madness On Tap For Annapolis

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolitans and visitors won’t want to miss the three nights of late night shopping and entertainment in downtown Annapolis: Midnight Madness on Thursday, December 5 and 12, and  Eleventh Hour on December 19. The town will be full of holiday music and entertainment, prizes, complimentary gift wrapping, holiday photo shoots, visits with Santa and special […]

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Blues Traveler Brings The Run-Around To Rams Head On Stage

Blues Traveler Brings The Run-Around To Rams Head On Stage

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Perennial favorite, Blues Traveler, pulled their bus onto West Street on Monday afternoon and parked in front of the Rams Head On Stage. They were in town for a single sold-out show to an appreciative and enthusiastic crowd. Seventeen years after scoring the Grammy Award winning, harmonica laced Billboard Top Ten breakthrough hit that came […]

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JessFest Coming To Metropolitan

JessFest Coming To Metropolitan

| October 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mark your calendars NOW! We’re excited, and it’s official! The Jess Carson Foundation, in partnership with the Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge on West Street in Annapolis, will be hosting our first ever ALL-DAY MUSIC FESTIVAL on Saturday, November 30, 2013, from 11 am to 7 pm at the Metropolitan (169 West Street, Annapolis). This funky, […]

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The Big Screen Store Coming To West Street

The Big Screen Store Coming To West Street

| August 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Big Screen Store, a regional chain of higher end video and audio products (along with furniture) will be one of the new tenants moving into the former Gold’s Gym building on West Street. A building permit was issued by the City on July 26, 2013 for the store to build at 1125-C West Street. […]

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23rd Annual Annapolis Art Walk

23rd Annual Annapolis Art Walk

| August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Gallery Association is pleased to announce its 23d Annual Annapolis Art Walk to be held Thursday evening August 15th from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The public is invited to join in a festive evening enjoying the visual arts. Over twenty galleries in downtown Annapolis are participating in this annual event, hosting new […]

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Summer Continues At The August First Sunday Arts Festival

Summer Continues At The August First Sunday Arts Festival

| July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

August brings us hot and humid days, and this month marks the height of summer. It means vacation-time for many and fun-time outdoors with friends, family, and even your dogs! If you find yourself in or near Annapolis, Maryland on August 4th, you won’t want to miss coming by First Sundays Art Festival. First Sunday […]

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Forget The Tie, Take Dad To Ram’s Head

Forget The Tie, Take Dad To Ram’s Head

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Forget the tie this year, bring Dad to Rams Head for Brunch to celebrate Father’s Day. Help dad start his celebration off right at Rams Head with a complimentary red eye cocktail. Each Father will receive a red eye with the purchase of an entrée during Brunch. Rams Head brunch menus include breakfast staples such […]

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The Whiskey To Close At End Of June

The Whiskey To Close At End Of June

| May 30, 2013 | 3 Comments

You have about 30 more days to jam out to some local bands, hang out on the balcony overlooking West Street and generally have a great time. The Whiskey has been sold and the doors will close after the last set on June 30th. The venue will undergo some renovations by the new owner and […]

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12th Season Of First Sunday Arts Festival Opens On Cinco De Mayo

12th Season Of First Sunday Arts Festival Opens On Cinco De Mayo

| April 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

After a cold winter we are all excited that the warmer weather has finally arrived! And with it brings the 12th season of Annapolis’ Arts Festival which runs the first Sunday of each month from May through October. For five hours – from noon until five — a portion of historic West Street above State […]

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Annapolis Finally To Get St. Paddy’s Parade

Annapolis Finally To Get St. Paddy’s Parade

| February 8, 2013 | 2 Comments

Annapolis is a town that never missed a chance to throw a party.  And finally, we have our own St. Patrick’s Day parade!  Well, it’s a week early, but we do things differently here. March 10 at 1 p.m, the parade will kick off at Westgate Circle and head onto West Street,  around Church Circle, […]

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Severn Woman Killed After Being Struck By Vehicle In Annapolis

Severn Woman Killed After Being Struck By Vehicle In Annapolis

| December 8, 2012 | 3 Comments

Ajia Marketta Owens, 18 of Severn was killed last night as she attempted to cross Solomons Island Road at the intersection with West Street in the Parole area of Annapolis. According to police, Owens was attempting to cross Solomons Island Road (MD Route 2), going east to west, on the north side of the intersection […]

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Save The Date For “Black Tie And Diamonds”

Save The Date For “Black Tie And Diamonds”

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis will host its premiere gala, “Black Tie and Diamonds,” from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel on West Street in Annapolis. The event will include a cocktail hour, silent and live auctions, a raffle, and dinner and dancing to the music of […]

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Low Cost Housing Coming To Annapolis Via Unique Program

Low Cost Housing Coming To Annapolis Via Unique Program

| August 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Joshua J. Cohen announces a program that began in 2004 is now able to offer moderately priced dwelling units for sale to qualified residents. In 2004, the City of Annapolis established the Moderately Priced Dwelling Unit (MPDU) program that requires a developer to set aside 12% of the units for sale in a […]

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Upcoming First Sunday Arts Festival

Upcoming First Sunday Arts Festival

| July 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

August brings us hot and humid days – often called the Dog Days of summer! There are no official National holidays and no school in August, but this month marks the height of summer. It means vacation-time for many and fun-time outdoors with friends, family, and even your dogs! If you find yourself in or […]

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Annapolis Police Make Another Large Drug Bust

Annapolis Police Make Another Large Drug Bust

| June 1, 2012 | 7 Comments

On Thursday, May 31, 2012 Annapolis police officer Tonia Miller stopped a vehicle operated by Benjamin P. Freeman, 27, at South Cherry Grove and West Street. During the traffic stop she recovered over 3/4 of a pound of marijuana from Freeman’s vehicle. The marijuana has an estimated street value of over $5,800.00. As the investigation […]

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Busy Weekend For Annapolis

Busy Weekend For Annapolis

| April 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

As I look at the calendar, I see that this weekend (May 4-6) is a killer for things to do.  So, here’s the list that I have so far!  If you have something to add, please leave a comment. Chesapeake Bay Wine Festival. Bay Bridge Marina, Stevensville. Saturday May 5th and Sunday May 6th. (noon […]

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Business Legacy Awards

Business Legacy Awards

| April 28, 2012 | 2 Comments

As part of National Preservation Month, President Stephen Samaras has announced that the MainStreets Annapolis Partnership (MAP) will establish the MAP Business Legacy Awards.   This inaugural event will honor businesses which have demonstrated an enduring commitment to serving residents and visitors and supporting the economic vitality of our neighborhood business districts. The Legacy Awards recognize […]

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Vounteers Come Together To Support The Light House

Vounteers Come Together To Support The Light House

| April 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Volunteers are the Light House shelter’s most treasured resource. With over 1,000 volunteers donating their time and talent, the Light House is able to provide the many services they offer.  The Light House shelter The Annapolis group of Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) recently prepared dinner for the residents of the Light House shelter in Annapolis.  […]

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Final First Sunday Arts Festival Coming Up

Final First Sunday Arts Festival Coming Up

| September 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sunday October 2nd is the Grand Finale of Downtown Annapolis Street Festivals for the 2011 season with the First Sunday Arts Oktoberfest Festival. As usual Calvert and West Streets in downtown Annapolis will be filled with over 100 local and regional artists and crafters selling everything handcrafted you can imagine from wheel thrown pottery, hand-blown […]

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