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Whether you’re looking for things to explore in the area, the latest news and updates on the area’s thriving Arts & Culture scene, shopping highlights across the county, or interviews with local artists, our bloggers are here to point you in the right direction. Every now and again, we come across a great story about our great county and post it under the Spotlight section of Explorer Annapolis to share with our readers. This curated content allows us to bring you a wider range of all the great things Annapolis & Anne Arundel County has to offer. If you’d like to be a guest blogger, or if you’d like us to share one of your blogs on Explorer Annapolis, email us at adahlgard@symmetry.agency.

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Weekend Roll-Out: March 16, 2018

Check out our new Weekend Roll-Out where we let you know about all the great happenings around Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. Click back here every Friday as we help fill your calendars with non-stop fun. Take a look for this weekend’s events: Activities: On Your Toes Family Paint Event When: Friday, March 16 at […]

March 16, 2018

11 Artsy Things to do Around Town in March

Springtime brings fresh art to Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. From solo shows to videos of art, this month is proving to be an art-lovers heaven. Take a look at our 11 Artsy Things to do Around Town in March: Annapolis Collection Gallery is celebrating with Jay Fleming Saturday evening (March 10th), where this much admired […]

March 06, 2018

Annapolis Film Festival Releases Four-Day Film Slate

The Annapolis Film Festival reveals its full slate of more than 80 films from 28 countries screening during the festival: March 22-25, 2018, including a U.S. premiere and four films from Sundance making their East Coast premiere, The Festival’s new theme: Voices Strong. Minds Open, is threaded throughout the four-day program of films, panels, parties, […]

March 02, 2018

4 Ways to Explore Annapolis This March

With spring right around the corner, it’s time to start getting ready for the festival and event season in Annapolis. This month offers a ton of St. Patrick’s Day activities and events, a uniquely-Annapolitan tradition, and the return of the popular Annapolis Film Festival. We’ve highlighted a few of these great events below to help […]

March 01, 2018

7 Ways to Explore Annapolis in February

Annapolis has long been known for its romantic ambiance. The city was even named on of America’s top romantic destinations by Travel + Leisure Magazine. However, Annapolis in February isn’t only about Valentine’s Day musts and romantic retreats  – there’s much to do in the world of food and art as well. From Annapolis Restaurant […]

February 02, 2018

6 Ways to Explore Annapolis this December

You may not think of Annapolis as a your ideal wintry retreat this season, but according to Travel + Leisure Magazine, Annapolis is one of America’s Best Towns for the Holidays. This holiday season promises to be no different. Whether you want to wander around town taking in the quiet of the season, looking for shopping options, […]

December 01, 2017

6 Ways to Explore Annapolis this November

Whether you’re an art enthusiast, looking to take care of some early holiday shopping, or simply looking for a great event for the whole family, you’ll find something to pique your interest this November in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County. Experience the world’s longest tug of war across water, a holiday light show at Sandy […]

November 01, 2017

5 Ways to Explore Annapolis this October

With the leaves changing colors and a crisp breeze blowing through Annapolis, it’s clear October has arrived. Though we’re all upset summer has ended, the coming of October doesn’t mean that things slow down here in Annapolis. From fall festivals and two of the world’s largest in-water boat shows to haunted tours of the city […]

October 03, 2017

6 Ways to Explore Annapolis this September

Even though summer is nearing its end, there are still plenty of summertime events, activities, and things do in Annapolis this September. Check out the quick list below for a few suggestions on how to explore Annapolis all month long. Maryland Renaissance Festival The Maryland Renaissance Festival welcomes visitors to immerse themselves in a recreated […]

September 01, 2017

6 Ways to Explore Annapolis this August

August is jammed packed with things to do—getting out on the water, dining options, events, festivals, shopping, nightlife. Pair all the happenings throughout the month with great weather, and you have a recipe for the perfect summer getaway. Below is a quick breakdown of suggestions to make the most out of your visit to Annapolis […]

August 01, 2017