A group of black people in costumes march in the Juneteenth parade in Annapolis, MD.

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Annapolis Juneteenth Parade & Festival

The mission of the Annapolis Juneteenth Celebration is to commemorate the emancipation of the last...



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On land, events abound, including the largest Pride and Juneteenth parades in Maryland. The U.S. Naval Academy will welcome the class of 2027 on Induction Day (I-Day), and athletes and sports enthusiasts from around the world will converge at the Race Across America finish line at Annapolis City

Annapolis is quickly becoming a festival town, and we take great 'Pride' in our annual parades. And this year, we're excited to see the return of the Annapolis Pride Parade and Festival the weekend of June 3-4, 2023. If you've never been to an Annapolis Pride event, it's an...

Boating and sailing season are in full swing; the county is in full bloom, and the United States Naval Academy commissions (a.k.a. graduates) their new class of Midshipmen as Ensigns in the Navy or Second Lieutenants in the Marine Corps. It's a full May filled with events, festivals, and unique

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