UPCOMING EVENTS

4th of July

Annapolis Harbor

Jul 04 to Jul 04
Jul 04 to Jul 04

4th of July

Annapolis Harbor

Visit Annapolis on the fourth and enjoy the parade, fireworks, and other events.

Chesapeake Bayhawks Military Appreciation Night & Fireworks

Jul 02

The Nextival 2016

Jul 09

EXPERIENCE ANNAPOLIS

Naval Academy

Navy Sports

Don’t miss a second of the action. READ MORE

Family Friendly

Outdoor Adventure in Annapolis

No matter what your idea of adventure is, there's a little something for everyone in Annapolis. READ MORE

History

African-American History in Anne Arundel County

African-Americans have, for over 350 years, comprised a major in the development of Maryland.. READ MORE

On The Water

Five Super Fun, Out-of-the Ordinary Ways to Spend Time on the Water in Annapolis

Here are five fun ways to enjoy being on the water during your time in Annapolis. READ MORE

On The Water

Art Festivals Abound in Annapolis

From mid-Atlantic favorites to local traditions, there's a festival for everyone in Annapolis. READ MORE

Dining

Dinner Under the Stars

Each Wednesday, From July 13th through September 21st, head to West Street in Annapolis for al fresco dining at its best. READ MORE

EXPLORE ANNAPOLIS

Annapolis is a walkable town

Visitors Center

Select a point of interest on the left, or click “see all” below. Need help with ideas on where to go or how to start? Come to the Visitors Center on West Street in the Arts District for suggestions and guidance!

Annapolis Towne Centre

Shop, dine, or relax at the Annapolis Towne Centre, just minutes up the road from downtown Annapolis.

Arts District

From fine art galleries and performing arts centers, to ballet theaters and city-wide film festivals, Annapolis’ art scene is in full bloom all year long.

Arundel Mills

As Maryland’s largest outlet mall, Arundel Mills offers visitors an almost unimaginable number of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

City Dock

Sit along Ego Alley watching the boats, grab a bite to eat, or shop 'til you drop at one of Annapolis' favorite spots.

Eastport

Spend some time in the small Annapolis neighborhood of Eastport for an alternate view of the Annapolis.

Herrington Harbour

Considered one of the Chesapeake Bay's premier marinas, Herrington Harbour has much to offer boaters and vacationers alike.

Historic London Town

An active archaeological site meets a replicated colonial settlement at Historic London Town and Garden.

Main Street

As the heart of the city, Main Street and its unique charm offer Annapolis’ visitors the best of the city’s dining, shopping, and history.

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

Towering over historic Annapolis, the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium plays host to everything from the heated football and lacrosse games to some of the area's most popular events.

Sandy Point State Park

Since 1952, Sandy Point State Park has been a haven for nature lovers, beach-goers, and fishermen.

State Circle/Maryland Avenue

With the Maryland State house at its center, State Circle is home to the highest concentration of 18th century buildings in the country, now housing a variety of retail shops, antique stores, and more.

United States Naval Academy

Established in 1845, The United States Naval Academy has played a significant role in the development of both Annapolis and the United States.

Westfield Annapolis

Looking for something bigger than the boutiques of downtown Annapolis? Head to Westfield Annapolis Mall.

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discover our ANNAPOLIS COMMUNITY

community blogs and insights

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    June 30 2016
    A Quirky Little Theatre under the Stars Celebrates 50 Years
  • History Stands Tall at Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse (38°53’56” N 76°26’9″ W)
    June 28 2016
    History Stands Tall at Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse (38°53’56” N 76°26’9″ W)
  • A Glimpse of the Naval Academy Chapel Dome
    June 22 2016
    A Glimpse of the Naval Academy Chapel Dome
  • Musical Summer Nights at Quiet Waters Park
    June 16 2016
    Musical Summer Nights at Quiet Waters Park
  • Cooper’s Hawk Winery and Restaurant Adds Luster to Annapolis Dining Options
    June 06 2016
    Cooper’s Hawk Winery and Restaurant Adds Luster to Annapolis Dining Options
  • Classics at Consignment Store Navette
    June 02 2016
    Classics at Consignment Store Navette
  • Rockfish Rocks
    May 26 2016
    Rockfish Rocks
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    May 20 2016
    Out on the Town, Annapolis Style…
  • Commander-In-Chief Resigns: Government Reorganizes!
    May 18 2016
    Commander-In-Chief Resigns: Government Reorganizes!