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Annapolis Collection Gallery

The Annapolis Collection Gallery is located in the last historic block of West Street, fittingly beneath the watchful eye of the mural next door painted by one of the gallery's master artists, Jeff Huntington. The gallery was founded 15 years ago as owner and curator, Katherine Burke, moved…

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Sounds of September: Live Music in Annapolis

Mixed Business Duo plays at Ketch 22 as part of their live music series this month. Photo courtesy of Mixed Business. Summer may be fizzling out, but you’d never know it upon spending time in Annapolis. Maryland’s nice weather can last well into November, so we’re taking full advantage of the…

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Escape Rooms: Beat the Clock & Beat the Heat

Mission Escape Rooms on West Street in Downtown Annapolis. Photo courtesy of Mission Escape. Social activities are taking on a new look this year due to a social distance necessity and an increase in our attention to cleanliness. Some events that are typically held outside have seen fewer changes…

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Top 6 Places for Outdoor Dining in Annapolis

Outdoor activities such as boating, fishing, kayaking, and biking are a quintessential part of the Annapolis culture during the warmer months. Among that list is also outdoor dining. Several restaurants around town have a few tables on the sidewalk that makes for a relaxing environment and prime…

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Marley's Happy Hour: 49 West Wine Bar & Gallery

Affectionately known as “Annapolis Living Room”, 49 West Coffeehouse, Wine Bar, and Gallery provides an artsy safe-haven to locals and visitors alike. As soon as you walk through the door, the homy energy of the establishment is undeniable. A monthly art show lines the walls on one side of the…

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6 Ways to Explore Annapolis in June

This month, Annapolis has so much to offer, it will be hard to narrow it down. Whether you're looking for a day of activities or somewhere new to eat, you will end up with a to-do list full of fun for everyone. Dinner Under the Stars is held on the first block of West Street (from Church Circle to…

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5 Ways to Explore Annapolis in May

Spring is in full bloom here in Annapolis! It’s time to get outside and enjoy all the events, festivals, and activities happening throughout the month. From the anticipated arrival of the Blue Angels during Commissioning Week, to a Greek festival, it’s all happening in Annapolis this May! USNA…

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