Maryland Avenue Shopping
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Kat Spitzer

Guinness Brewery Tour

A visit to the Guinness Brewery, mere minutes away from BWI Airport, is the perfect way to enjoy a summer day, or really any day of the year. Plan to take a tour, learn about the history of the famous company, see the brewing process in action, and try a delicious array of beers. While the iconic…

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Climb Aboard the Harbor Queen by Watermark

Here in Annapolis, we claim the Chesapeake Bay, the nation's largest estuary, as our very own playground. With countless rivers, streams, and coves spanning over five hundred miles of the shoreline - there are plenty of ways to play on the water. Spend the afternoon paddle boarding through the areas…

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Take a Stroll Through West Annapolis

If you’re familiar with the staples of Annapolis like Main Street and City Dock, but looking for something a little more off the beaten path that offers all the great dining and shopping options of downtown, look no further than West Annapolis. This little-known Annapolis gem boasts nearly 300…

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Experience Annapolis' Thriving Music Venues

Annapolis is not only rich in maritime and colonial history - it also boasts an organic, grassroots music scene and surprising number of music venues. With local, regional, and national acts filling up venues in Maryland's Capital. Annapolis’ most well-known music venue is Rams Head On Stage. This…

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Annapolis' Biggest Deals of the Year: Midnight Madness

The highly anticipated holiday shopping event is back - Midnight Madness! For three Thursdays in December, visitors stroll through the festive streets of Historic Annapolis to take advantage of wallet-friendly deals at participating shops until midnight. This local tradition encompasses the charm…

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Get Festive at the Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade

What is the holiday season without the Eastport Yacht Club Lights Parade? Back for its 36th year (held on December 8 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm), the holiday lights parade features up to 40 boats of all shapes and sizes, brightly decorated with thousands of lights, floating through the Annapolis…

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Celebrate the Season at Greenstreet Gardens Fall Festival

Take a short drive through the back roads of South County to Greenstreet Gardens - a full service garden center, pottery, and gift shop. Owned by husband and wife, Ray and Stacy Greenstreet, Greenstreet Gardens is your catch-all for everything gardening with a few extra perks. Offering annuals…

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The Maryland Renaissance Festival

It is that time of year again. Take a stroll through a 16th-century village, complete with King Henry VIII and his court during the Maryland Renaissance Festival. It is fall’s most anticipated events in Anne Arundel County! Packed with music dance, food and drinks, visitors can enjoy more than 250…

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The Annapolis Boutique District

Annapolis may be referred to as the “Sailing Capital of the U.S.” and known for its history, but did you know it is a shopper’s paradise? Here in Annapolis, you can find an array of shops that fit everyone’s styles. From eclectic boutique shops to quaint bookstores, and antique treasures to art…

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Experience the BWI Region

The BWI Region of Anne Arundel County is your home away from home. Whether you are looking for a staycation or traveling in to BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport from out of town, BWI is the perfect spot for an unforgettable adventure. Some of the biggest attractions near this region is the Baltimore…

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