Annual Events & Festivals

Top Events

There is a lot to see and do in this beautiful seaside town, the question is, what are you looking to experience? Select a category below to discover more about Anne Arundel County.

4Th Of July Weekend

Visit Annapolis on the fourth and enjoy the parade, fireworks, and other events.

Explore More

Commissioning Week

Commissioning Week involves a full week of celebratory events and culminating with graduation of the United States Naval Academy. 

Explore More

Annapolis Restaurant Week

Foodies of many different tastes are readying their palates for a week of deals and savory dishes.

Explore More

Annapolis Crab Feast

Known as the world's largest crab feast, the event is an all-you-can-eat/drink party organized by the Rotary Club of Annapolis to raise charitable donations for local community and organizations.

Explore More

Military Bowl

Get tickets and information on this year's Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman.

Explore More

US Boat Shows

With close to 150,000 attendees from around the world flocking to Annapolis for the world's largest in-water boat shows, there's no better place to catch a glimpse of cutting-edge designs and sleek classics than right here in the...

Explore More

Renaissance Festival

One of Maryland's most anticipated events of the summer, the Renaissance Festival has a little something for everyone in the family.

Explore More

Annapolis Film Festival

Over 70 films from 28 countries around the world will be screened at various locations throughout downtown Annapolis.

Explore More

Spring Sailboat Show

Visit the world's largest in-water boat show in America's Sailing Capital, Annapolis, Md.

Explore More

Maryland Day

Four Rivers Heritage Area has partnered with regional heritage organizations and businesses to celebrate the founding of Maryland.

Explore More

Annapolis Arts Week

Annapolis Arts Week is an annual celebration of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County’s talented and diverse local arts community.

Explore More

May Day In Annapolis

Anyone who’s been to Annapolis on May Day knows it’s one of our most beautiful days of the year. For decades, passersby have walked the streets of Downtown Annapolis camera in hand ready to capture the baskets of beautiful fresh...

Explore More