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Get Growing!

April is National Gardening Month, which means it’s a great time to plan your summer garden. Anne Arundel County has loads of resources to help you get started, or up your plant game. Feeling intimidated? You’re not alone. “Most people feel like they have to be a qualified gardener in order to…

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Buzzing About Bees

As spring approaches, the thought of new life blooming all around us begins to dance around our heads. The promise of sweet air, colorful surroundings, fresh produce, and (perhaps) an allergy attack or two makes the lingering frost of winter melt away. It can be said that much of what we look…

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5 Tips for Going Green in 2020 from Annapolis Green

In 2006, Annapolis Green was founded by Lynne Forsman and Elvia Thompson. These two friends discovered that they shared the mission of exploring the big picture of local Green initiatives. This active organization now brings together individuals, businesses, government agencies, and nonprofits with…

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The Largest Crab Feast in the World Returns

In what has to be the great culinary tradition of Annapolis, this Friday from 5-8pm marks the 74 th Annual Rotary Club of Annapolis Crab Feast. Drawing over 2,500 crab lovers from across the world to Annapolis for the world’s largest crab feast, Rotary’s annual event has raised hundreds of thousands…

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6 Ways to Explore Annapolis in August

When the sun is blazing and the pavement is hot, people in the Annapolis & Chesapeake Bay region take to the water by sailboat, kayak, paddle board-you name it. Both tourists and locals can be found in abundance on the water in August. For those who like to keep their feet on the ground, there is…

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Green Drinks in July with Annapolis Green

Southern Anne Arundel County, or ‘South County’ as deemed by the locals, brings vast plains of agritourism, charter fishing, and bayside tiki bars serving up some of the best Orange Crushes. But more importantly, and less known, quietly tucked amongst marshland and surrounding farms is a Smithsonian…

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Earth Day on Maryland Avenue

Image courtesy of shopmarylandavenue.com Mark your calendar for Sunday, April 28th 10am-5pm to save the date for the annual Earth Day & Spring Festival in one of the most quaint streets in Annapolis. Festivities will be located between State Circle and the Naval Academy gate, taking place primarily…

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Maryland Avenue Has It All

You gotta love Maryland Avenue. This short spoke of a street off State Circle certainly throws off an old-world vibe. Here you’ll find a colorful mix of artsy mom-and-pop shops overflowing from historic buildings onto cozy sidewalks. The effect could not be more charming—this is the intersection of…

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