Holiday Events

Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

Nov 24 to Jan 01
Nov 24 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.

Grand Illumination

Dec 01 to Dec 01

Motown & More: A Holiday Celebration

Nov 29 to Nov 29


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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from visitors center

discover our ANNAPOLIS

FOODIE: Rhea’s Plate of the Month: Yellowfin Steak & Fish House

Nestled between downtown Annapolis and the South River Bridge is Yellowfin Steak & Fish House, a spacious waterfront spot with all the tasty views and eats you need to savor the rest of summer.

LIFESTYLE: Chesapeake Bay Beach Club

The boutique hotel, farm-to-table restaurant, and luxury spa give the place an intimacy that feels like a dreamy getaway. The excellent service and smiling, helpful staff aid in making the Inn at The Chesapeake Bay Beach Club your new favorite place to visit!

HISTORIAN: A Look Inside The National Cryptologic Museum

As one of the first public museums within the Intelligence community, it provides a place for people to learn and interact with exhibits that showcase the role of cryptology in the United States and in our world.

ART: Chesapeake Arts Center

In this video blog, we dive into the Chesapeake Arts Center to learn more about what they have to offer!

HISTORY: A Brief Tour of Government House

Situated in the center of historic Annapolis, adjacent to the State House, is Government House, the official residence of the governor of Maryland. Follow Jamie and take a look inside!

community blogs and insights

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  • November 19 2019
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  • November 18 2019
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  • November 13 2019
    Where to Buy Your Thanksgiving Day Pie
  • November 13 2019
    Chocolate, History, and Fun, All in One Day
  • November 11 2019
    Local Landmarks Named UNESCO “Sites of Memory”
  • November 05 2019
    Naptownmusic Champion: Jeni Parris Brady
  • November 04 2019
    The Adventures of Sailing La Vagabonde
  • November 04 2019
    Introducing the New Arts Ambassador