UPCOMING EVENTS

Holiday Events

Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

Nov 16 to Jan 01
Nov 16 to Jan 01

Holiday Events

Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

Consistently ranked one of the best cities in America during the holidays, Annapolis is a great place to spend the weekend enjoying time with family and soaking in the holiday spirit.

Lights on the Bay

Nov 20 to Jan 02

Homestead for the Holidays

Nov 28 to Dec 19

EXPERIENCE ANNAPOLIS

Family Friendly

Five Fun Things to do with the Kids in Annapolis

With tons of things to do and see, Annapolis is a great place to bring the kids no matter their age. READ MORE

History

Local Restaurants Serve up a Dose of History

Virtually every place you go in downtown Annapolis has historic roots; if you dig hard enough you’ll find them. READ MORE

Arts & Culture

Amazing Art Collections Await in Annapolis

Annapolis, a picturesque town with countless artists, has long been an art lovers’ destination. READ MORE

Dining

Eat like a Native: How to Pick Blue Crabs

Want to learn how to pick a Maryland Blue Crab properly? Check out this video to learn from the best. READ MORE

Nightlife

Five Fabulous Ways to Spend an Evening in Annapolis

Whether meeting up with friends, planning a date, or bringing the whole family, prepare for a great evening. READ MORE

Shopping

Ten Things to Do in Annapolis (Hint: There’s Something Here for Everyone in your Family)

Check out some of our most popular things to do for the whole family while you're here in Annapolis. READ MORE

Overnight

Annapolis: Easy to Access, Hard to Leave—Especially with a Pick of Overnight Choices

With everything from full-service hotels to quaint, historic B&Bs, Annapolis is the perfect place to stay the night. READ MORE

EXPLORE ANNAPOLIS

a walkable town...

Visitors Center

Downtown Annapolis

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!

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Bay Life Redefined

Annapolis has been social distancing for centuries. Spending time out on the water is the perfect way to experience Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay Redefined.

Dining Redefined

Our local restaurants are the bread & butter of our community. Experience all of the ways they have Redefined serving an amazing dining experience here in Annapolis.

Quality Time Redefined

Time with those you love is precious. Explore new ways to spend quality time in Annapolis Redefined.

Art Redefined

More than ever, people need artistic expression. From murals to galleries, discover what speaks to you in Annapolis' Art Scene Redefined.

History Redefined

This Navy town is known for rolling with the punches. Learn about our town's past history and today's history Redefined.

community blogs and insights

  • November 27 2020
    The Concierge Desk: Hilton Garden Inn & Homewood Suites Hanover
  • November 25 2020
    A Surge in Outdoor Art
  • November 24 2020
    Walking Tour at London Town
  • November 23 2020
    Iron Rooster, Breakfast All Day!
  • November 22 2020
    Harvest Dining at The Prime Rib at Live!
  • November 19 2020
    The Return of Rams Head On Stage
  • November 18 2020
    Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
  • November 17 2020
    Portrait Tips from Annapolis Pro Photographers
  • November 16 2020
    Dangerously Delicious Pies Lands in Annapolis