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Spook-tacular Halloween Celebrations

Pumpkins lined up at Misty Valley Farms in Crofton. Photo courtesy of Misty Valley Farms. 2020 may be winning the award for our most frightful year in recent history, but the fun of fright is just around the corner! Halloween is this weekend, and while there may be some shake-ups from normal…

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Annapolis Ghost Tours: Explore the City's Dark Side

Haunted Ghost Tours are great anytime of year- but especially during Halloween! Image courtesy of Web Wright Photography. There are some Annapolitans who walk the same hallways, to and fro, never leaving the house. They peer out windows, sometimes giving a little wave to passersby. They stomp, they…

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Watermark offers Micro Charters

Watermark Tours, Charters and Cruises Watermark Tours, Charters and Cruises has been sailing the Chesapeake Bay in and around Annapolis for close to 50 years! So, it's no surprise when Covid-19 presented some challenges, Watermark answered the call. With helpful Captains and a knowledgeable staff…

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Women of Achievement Tour

Harriett Tubman was not only a fearless abolitionist, but she was also a suffragette. Photo courtesy of Visit Annapolis. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19 th Amendment, giving women the right to vote; Annapolis Tours by Watermark created a tour to highlight these…

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Face Behind the Mask: Janet Hall of Historic Annapolis

William Paca House & Garden (186 Prince George St.). Photo courtesy of Historic Annapolis. Annapolitans have been through a lot in our 350-plus year history, but we’ve never been through anything quite like COVID-19. Nor, had Historic Annapolis. The organization was founded in 1952 as a way to…

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Why You Should Make A Pit Stop in Annapolis this Summer

View of Greenbury Point. Photo courtesy of the author. You could spend a month in Anne Arundel County and visit a different attraction, enjoy a different activity, and eat at three different restaurants every day. But, if you’re on a lengthy road trip up or down the coast, or perhaps headed East to…

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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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Boat Maryland Week Preview

The boating season in Annapolis arrives with the spring equinox, and by April the town is absolutely bursting with pent up energy. Sailors, powerboaters, paddlers, one and all, have looked longingly out at the water all winter. At long last the sun is shining, the Bay is thawing, and the warm days…

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Celebrate the Holidays and History

The holidays are in full swing in Annapolis and so have the special events. All around our state capital, there are various spectacles and storefronts that are worthy of your attention during December. We know about the fantastic deals for Midnight Madness and cruising through Lights on The Bay at…

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