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Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner WoodwindLighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner WoodwindLighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| October 14, 2018

Sail by as many as 3 different lighthouses while learning about their history, importance, and present day condition from a guest lecturer from the Chesapeake Chapter of the US Lighthouse Society. The cruise includes a box lunch, soft drinks and snacks. Beer and wine are available for purchase. Due to the Power Boat Show ~ […]

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The Annual Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race Start Watch aboard the Schooner Woodwind II

The Annual Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race Start Watch aboard the Schooner Woodwind II

| October 11, 2018

: The Annual Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race Start Watch aboard the Schooner Woodwind II: Join in the excitement and watch the start of the race. Tickets* are $89 per adult and $50 per child and include bagged lunch bottled water, soft drinks, and snacks. Beer and wine are available for purchase. *$10 of each […]

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Brews in the Breeze Lunch Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Brews in the Breeze Lunch Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| October 7, 2018

Join the Woodwind crew for an afternoon of beer tasting along with a delicious lunch. After we raise all our sails, we will start the tasting with the lightest of the four beers Tickets are $86 per adult and include lunch, four 6 oz. beers, and unlimited soda and water. Additional beer will be available […]

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Navy Looks to Rebound In Home Opener

Navy Looks to Rebound In Home Opener

| September 7, 2018

Navy and Memphis meet for the fourth time in school history for Navy’s 2018 home opener at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium at 3:30 on Saturday. Memphis won last year’s game in Memphis, 30-27, as the Tigers forced five Navy turnovers. The Mids entered that contest 5-0 and ranked No. 25 in the country and were […]

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Navy Releases Depth Chart for Opening Game Against Hawaii

Navy Releases Depth Chart for Opening Game Against Hawaii

| August 27, 2018

The Navy Midshipmen are preparing to travel 4,853 miles to Honolulu to face the University of Hawaii Saturday night at 11pm. The Mid’s still have a week of practice before they travel on Thursday, but the first step in the process of finally getting the football season back underway is the release of the official […]

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Pasadena Native Zach Abey Prepares for Transition On and Off the Field

Pasadena Native Zach Abey Prepares for Transition On and Off the Field

| August 17, 2018

Senior Midshipmen Zach Abey is as tough as they come, and he’ll have to prove it this year as he prepares for his new role for his team on the football field and his country on the battlefield. Zach Abey entered the 2017 Navy football season as the starting QB for the Mid’s and led […]

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Navy Football sets sail with Fan Fest and Media Day

Navy Football sets sail with Fan Fest and Media Day

| August 5, 2018

The Navy football season has officially begun with the return of the players to Annapolis and the annual Navy Fan Fest. Coach Ken Niumatalolo held his first official press conference during Navy Football’’s Media Day at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium to kick off the annual Navy Fan Fest on Saturday. Niumatalolo is entering his 11th […]

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Rock the Dock

Rock the Dock

| June 7, 2018

Don’t miss Annapolis Rotaract Club’s signature event! Rock out with bottomless beer, wine, orange crushes from Acme, oysters, local BBQ and appetizers while enjoying live music by Sly 45! There will also be games, raffles and silent auction prizes. ​ Please join us for a nice night overlooking the Chesapeake Bay – come support a […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

| May 31, 2018

Enjoy music performed by The Eastport Oyster Boys during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Recognized as the City of Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay’s Musical Goodwill Ambassadors The Eastport Oyster Boys love to share their musical celebration of life on the shores of the Chesapeake and its scenic rivers with […]

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Hundreds turn out to honor those who sacrificed

Hundreds turn out to honor those who sacrificed

| May 28, 2018

Hundreds of spectators lined the streets of Annapolis this morning to honor the war dead who have made the ultimate sacrifice by fighting for the United States.  The Annapolis Memorial Day parade made its way down a drizzly West Street, Main Street and culminated at Susan Campbell Park where Mayor Gavin Buckley and led a […]

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USNA Graduation 2018

USNA Graduation 2018

| May 25, 2018

NOTES: The full transcript and recording of President Trump’s speech will be inserted below when available. We will attempt a live blog throughout the morning. However, cell/wifi is likely to be weak.  Scroll to the bottom to see any available updates as they happen. On May 25 the United States Naval Academy will graduate 1042 midshipmen […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| May 24, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Don Shappelle during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Don Shappelle sings and writes many songs about the Chesapeake Bay, it’s people, it’s boats and the many rivers that flow into the bay. Don grew up on the banks of the mighty Susquehanna River so many of […]

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Feet for the Creek Walkathon

Feet for the Creek Walkathon

| May 20, 2018

Join the Back Creek Conservancy for its Feet for the Creek Walkathon on Sunday, May 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Annapolis Sailing School (7001 Bembe Beach Road, Annapolis, 21403). The second annual event is a 6K Walkathon around Back Creek, with a shorter walk for kids. The route features scenery, conservation learning, […]

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What you need to know about Commissioning Week

What you need to know about Commissioning Week

| May 20, 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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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| May 17, 2018

Enjoy music performed by a local artist during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Cruises depart from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel at 6:30pm and return at 8:30pm. Tickets are $46 adults, $29 children under 12 yrs. and include a soft drink and snack. Beer and wine are available for purchase. www.schoonerwoodwind.com […]

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“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

“Sail Away” while learning the history of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind:

| May 14, 2018

Enjoy a historically guided 2 hour sunset sailing cruise with one of our local historians. Cruises depart from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel at 6:30pm and return at 8:30pm. Tickets are $46/adult, $29/child under 12 yrs. and include a soft drink and snack. Beer and wine are available for purchase. www.schoonerwoodwind.com 410-263-7837

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May Wine in the Wind

May Wine in the Wind

| May 13, 2018

Join us for a two hour sail around the Chesapeake Bay while sampling wonderful wines. A representative from a winery will introduce you to four special wines while we are under sail. The cruise will be a relaxing sail including 3-oz samples of each of the four wines featured. Along with each wine is a […]

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Mother’s Day Brunch Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot, Schooner Woodwind

Mother’s Day Brunch Sailing Cruise aboard the 74-foot, Schooner Woodwind

| May 13, 2018

This wonderful three-hour brunch cruise includes one free Bloody Mary or Mimosa and delicious food: homemade scones, quiche Lorraine squares, baked smoky salmon with hearty bread, grilled flank steak, fresh fruit salad, orange juice and homemade biscotti. Cruise departs from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel at 10:00am, returning at 1:00pm. Tickets are $92/adult and $52/child under […]

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2018 USNA Graduation, Herndon, Trump, Blue Angels, and Parades. All you need to know

2018 USNA Graduation, Herndon, Trump, Blue Angels, and Parades. All you need to know

| May 12, 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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:  Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

: Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| May 10, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Stefan Heur during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Stefan Heuer is an award-winning singer songwriter residing in Washington, DC. His original music has reached ears all over the world. Heuer’s newly released EP entitled “Jungle Dreams” is a sonic portrayal of his journey through losing a […]

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Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

Sailing Cruise with live music aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind

| May 3, 2018

Enjoy music performed by Stick Mob during a two hour sunset cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooner Woodwind. Matt and Katie play with the Stick Mob, a folk-ameri-something-grass-n-stuff quintet from the hillbilly wilds of the nation’s capital. They love to play and sing beautiful old melancholy tunes as well foot-stomping originals. Cruise departs from the Annapolis […]

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Wednesday Night Sailboat Racing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooners Woodwind & Woodwind II

Wednesday Night Sailboat Racing Cruise aboard the 74-foot Schooners Woodwind & Woodwind II

| May 2, 2018

Be part of the action every Wednesday night as the two wooden schooners, Woodwind & Woodwind II, compete in Annapolis’ summer racing series. Help the crew or sit back and watch 130 racing sailboats! Cruises depart from the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel. 5:30pm-7:30pm. Tickets are $46/adult, $29/child under 12 yrs. and include a soft drink and […]

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