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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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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


BWI Airport Adds Luxury Lounge

With the BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Airport) being such a key airport in domestic and international travel for those in the area, it’s no surprise that they added a luxury lounge to its sprawling location. The 2,200 square foot, private, Club BWI lounge offers free high-speed wifi, snacks, and cocktails for just $40 a day. […]

July 13, 2017


A New Year: Anne Arundel Galleries

With a new year comes new art, ideas, and exhibits in the Anne Arundel art world. With local artists and international works exhibited throughout the county, 2017 promises to be nothing short of exceptional. In a recent article published by the Capital Gazette – and written by one of our own bloggers and area art expert, […]

January 05, 2017


4 Ways to Explore Annapolis this January

Winter is here, and that’s good news if you’re planning a trip to Annapolis. From art classes and fun activities for the whole family, to a Chesapeake Bay tradition and a history lesson, there’s plenty of ways to explore Annapolis this January. Classes at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts Maryland Hall for the Creative […]

January 01, 2017


Annapolis During the Holidays

Visit Annapolis and Anne Arundel County loves spreading the word about how great Annapolis is during the holidays. So, it’s always nice to get a letter from a visitor telling us how much they enjoyed their stay. This one comes from James and Patricia Yost of Bethlehem, PA via the Capital Gazette: Having had the […]

December 23, 2016


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