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You're Invited to The Look!

Feb 18, 2016 04:00PM ● By Melissa Lauren
You’re invited to The Look! What’s Up? Media’s 3rd Annual Beauty & Wellness Event. There is only one week left to get your tickets to this hot party! Save the date for our Easter Tea event. Ballet Theatre of Maryland presents Sleeping Beauty. Our very own Social & Style Editor, Becca Newell performs with bandmates as Fox Twin Trilogy on the Eastern Shore. Heartbeat for Health is a free Health Expo in Severna Park. This week’s What’s Up? for Grabs giveaway is a pair of tickets to see guitar gods Dean Rosenthal and Mike McHenry perform at The Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge.

Join us Friday February 26, 2016 at Loews Annapolis Hotel from 6-9 p.m. for The Look 2016: What’s Up? Media’s 3rd Annual Beauty & Wellness Event

What's Up? wants to spoil you with a well-deserved night that is all about you. This event is the perfect ladies' night out, a lovely way to unwind from the long work week, and a stylish way to start achieving your desired "look" for the spring season. Enjoy three solid hours of being pampered with spa treatments, getting your hair, makeup, and nails done right on the spot, listening to professional speakers, engaging in conversation with the experts, and shopping your heart out with our retail vendors. There will also be complimentary champagne and snacks for attendees. 
Check out some pictures from our last event here! 

A Night of Pampering You Deserve
Yes, it is about time you let someone else do the pampering. This event will offer quality and complimentary services, treatments, shopping, and fun activities (including raffle giveaways) from our vendors all night long. Avalon nails will be doing polish changes, get your makeup done by Chesapeake Beach Salon and Spa, Just Browzing Wax Bar will be providing brow makeovers/waxing, Perilla Wellness will be offering acupuncture services, lip print readings by Lip Messages, and much more! Our retail vendors will be providing the trendiest fashion, accessories/jewelry, skin care and beauty products. Carpaccio Tuscan Kitchen & Wine Bar, Loews Annapolis Hotel, and 4 Seasons Grille will be serving complimentary healthy snacks throughout the night. Complimentary champagne will also be provided. See our vendor list here and follow our Facebook Page for the latest event updates.

Online: $15 per ticket
At the Door: $25 per ticket
Parking on site is $6 for valet or $3 for self-parking
Purchase tickets now online or call 410 266-6287. Tickets are selling fast! Here is more information.

You’re invited to a memorable holiday family fun event! What’s Up? Media presents our Easter Tea on Saturday, March 26th at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.

Celebrate the season with a light lunch and performance from Ballet Theatre of Maryland. Get photos with the Easter Bunny by a professional photographer and enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt. The fun starts at 10 a.m. Tickets are $55 for adults and $45 for children. Seating is limited. When purchasing tickets online or by phone, please place seating requests at that time. For more information call 410-266-6287 or visit

Anne Arundel County:

Ballet Theatre of Maryland Presents Sleeping Beauty

Friday, February 19th, 7:30 p.m.
When an enchanted kingdom and the most fair princess in the land fall prey to the ultimate mistress of evil, the fate of all rests in the hands of a small band of fairies and the courage of a young prince. Their quest is fraught with peril as this spirited group must battle the evil witch and a fire-breathing dragon if they are to set the Sleeping Beauty and her kingdom free.

Eastern Shore:

Fox Twin Trilogy Concert

Friday, February 19th, 7 p.m.
Fox Twin Trilogy brightens any stage with its folksy, pop-infused music and bevy of cute instruments, such as ukuleles, glockenspiels, and kalimbas. It’s not always about the instruments though; the group also performs songs a cappella, focusing on sweet three-part harmonies. The show is free and features What’s Up? Media’s Social & Style Editor, Becca Newell. Here is a link to their video for Call Your Girlfriend.


Heartbeat for Health

Sunday, February 20th, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
is an informative and fun-filled event at Severna Park Community Center. Participate in exercise and dance demonstrations, take part in free health screenings and sample healthy snacks. This event has something for the entire family. Bring your friends and family to dance, learn simple ways to stay healthy and get motivated to make positive changes in your health.

Wanna Be a Winner?


(Only E-Newsletter subscribers are eligible to win. Subscribe now.)

Check out the E-Newsletters each week for new giveaways up for grabs! This week’s What’s Up? for Grabs Giveaways is a pair of tickets to see Dean Rosenthal’s 4 Piece Racket and The Mike McHenry Tribe at the Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge this Friday, February 19th at 9 p.m. Dean and Mike are local Naptown Guitar Gods and good friends. Dean Rosenthal’s 4 Piece Racket plays American Roots music the right way. Mike McHenry Tribe plays soulful, sexy, psychedelic, funky rock music. Give a listen here  This night is going to be fantastic! Who knows? These guys may even have a friendly guitar battle. They are sure to jam and have a great time before the night is through. This is a phenomenal double bill that won’t disappoint. Good luck! The winner will be emailed directly and announced on Facebook tomorrow at 10 a.m.

Throwback Thursday – Here’s an interview with Dean Rosenthal …

What’s Up? talks with bluesman Dean Rosenthal. We talk about his evolution as a musician and the positive evolution of the local music scene. You may have seen him perform at The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festivals or your local watering hole. Dean Rosenthal may play the Blues but his sounds will make your ears happy! READ MORE


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