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Best Of Annapolis 2016 Winners

Jun 06, 2016 02:50PM ● Published by Arden Haley

Readers, when it comes to determining the very best that local businesses offer our communities, who better to ask than you? You know the best in dining, shopping, and services. After all, the customer is always right. Voting took place in January of this year, both online and via paper-submitted ballots. Readers submitted more than 15,000 ballots overall, covering 100-plus categories of winners. Ballots and finalists were carefully vetted to ensure honest and accurate voting. Enjoy the results, which include each company’s contact information.


FOOD, DINING & ENTERTAINMENT


Seafood Restaurant

O’Leary’s Seafood Restaurant
310 Third Street, Annapolis
410-263-0884
olearysseafood.com

Crabcake

Edgewater Restaurant
148 Mayo Road, Edgewater
410-956-3202
edgewaterrestaurant.blogspot.com

Steamed Crabs

Cantler’s Riverside Inn
458 Forest Beach Road, Annapolis
410-757-1311
cantlers.com

Outdoor Dining
Cream of Crab Soup

Carrol’s Creek Waterfront Café
410 Severn Avenue, Annapolis
410-263-8102
carrolscreek.com

Local Pizza

Rocco’s Pizzeria
954 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-263-9444
roccospizzashop.com

Chain Pizza

Ledo Pizza
2001 Tidewater Colony Road, Annapolis
410-295-3030
ledopizza.com

Raw Bar

McGarvey’s Saloon
8 Market Space, Annapolis
410-263-5700
mcgarveys.net

Burger

Mother’s Peninsula Grille
969 Ritchie Highway, Arnold
410-975-5950
mothersgrille.com

Barbecue

Mission BBQ
2101 Somerville Road, Annapolis
443-569-4700
mission-bbq.com

Wings

O’Loughlin’s
1258 Bay Dale Drive, Arnold
410-349-0200
oloughlinspub.com

Deli

The Big Cheese
47 Randall Street, Annapolis
410-263-6915
bigcheeseinc.org

Food Truck

Truck of Deliciousness
truckofdeliciousness@gmail.com
truckofdeliciousness.com

Ice Cream

Annapolis Ice Cream Company
196 Main Street, Annapolis
443-482-3895
1016 Annapolis Mall
443-221-2851
annapolisicecream.com

Frozen Yogurt

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt
1905 Towne Centre Blvd, Ste. 130, Annapolis
410-224-7599
menchies.com

Coffee

City Dock Café
18 Market Space, Annapolis
410-269-0961
citydockcafe.com

Bakery

Bakers and Co.
618 Chesapeake Avenue, Annapolis
410-280-1119
bakersandco.com

Dessert/ Caterer

The Main Ingredient
914 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-626-0388
themainingredient.com

Chef: Bobby Jones
Maryland Crab Soup
Waterfront Restaurant

The Point Crab House & Grill
700 Mill Creek Road, Arnold
410-544-5448
thepointcrabhouse.com

Candy/Chocolate Shop

Kilwin’s Chocolates & Ice Cream
128 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-2601
kilwins.com

Weekday Breakfast

Blue Rooster Café
1372 Cape St. Claire Road, Annapolis
410-757-5232
gotoroosters.com

Sunday Brunch

Miss Shirley’s Café
1 Park Place, Annapolis
410-268-5171
missshirleys.com

Comfort Food

Iron Rooster
12 Market Space, Annapolis
410-990-1600
ironroosterallday.com

Steakhouse

Lewnes’ Steak House
401 Fourth Street, Annapolis
(410-263-1617
lewnessteakhouse.com

Salad Bar

Chart House
300 Second Street, Annapolis
410-268-7166
chart-house.com

Small Plates/Tapas
Signature Cocktails

Level
69 West Street, Annapolis
410-268-0003
lannapolis.com

Appetizers

Yellowfin
2840 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-573-1333
yellowfinrest.com

German

Old Stein Inn
1143 Central Avenue, Edgewater
410-798-6807
oldstein-inn.com

French

Les Folies Brasserie
2552 Riva Road, Annapolis
410-573-0970
lesfoliesbrasserie.com

Sushi
Japanese

Joss Café and Sushi Bar
195 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-4688
josssushi.com

Mexican

Sin Fronteras Café
2129 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-266-0013
sinfronterascafe.com

Spanish

Jalapeños
85 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-266-7580
jalapenosonline.com

Italian

Carpaccio
1919 West Street, Ste. 202, Annapolis
410-268-6569
carpacciotuscankitchen.com

Greek

Chris’s Charcoal Pit
1946 West Street, Annapolis
410-266-5200
chrischarcoalpit.com

Irish
Trivia Night

Galway Bay Irish Pub
63 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis
410-263-8333
galwaybaymd.com

Indian

Basmati
2444 Solomon’s Island Road, Annapolis
410-266-6355
basmatiofannapolis.com

Middle Eastern

Lebanese Taverna
2478 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis
410-897-1111
lebanesetaverna.com

Chinese

Jack’s Fortune
960 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-267-7731
jackfortune1.com

Thai

Lemongrass
167 West Street, Annapolis
410-280-0086
Lemongrass II
2625-A Housely Road, Annapolis
410-224-8424
lemongrassannapolis.com

Ethnic Experience

Paladar
1905 Towne Centre Blvd, Ste. 100, Annapolis
410-897-1022
paladarlatinkitchen.com

Farm-to-Table

Vin 909
909 Bay Ridge Avenue, Annapolis
410-990-1846
vin909.com

Vegetarian
Gluten Free
New Restaurant

Soul Restaurant
509 S. Cherry Avenue, Annapolis
410-267-6191
soulannapolis.com

Romantic Restaurant

Melting Pot
2348 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis
410-266-8004
meltingpot.com

Dock & Dine Restaurant

Pusser’s Caribbean Grill
80 Compromise Street, Annapolis
410-626-0004
pussersusa.com

Best Kept Secret

Broadneck Grill & Cantina
1364 Cape Saint Claire Road, Annapolis
410-757-0002
broadneckgrill.com

Place to Take Out-of-Towners

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
301 Severn Avenue, Annapolis
410-990-0033
ruthschris-annapolis.com

Special Occasion Restaurant

The Chop House
1915 Towne Centre Blvd, Ste. 250, Annapolis
410-224-4344
thechophouseannapolis.com

Wait Staff

Blackwall Hitch
400 Sixth Street, Annapolis
410-263-3454
theblackwallhitch.com

Organic Selection

Whole Foods Market
200 Harker Place, Ste. 100, Annapolis
410-573-1800
wholefoodsmarket.com

Tea Shop

Capital Teas
77 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-8327
capitalteas.com

Specialty Grocer

Trader Joe’s
160 F Jennifer Road, Annapolis
410-573-0505
traderjoes.com

Farmers’ Market

Anne Arundel County Farmers’ Market
275 Truman Pkwy, Annapolis
410-349-0317
aacofarmersmarket.com

Craft Beer Selection
Local Music Venue

Rams Head Tavern
40 West Street, Annapolis
410-268-4545
ramsheadtavern.com

Draft Beer Selection

Heroes Pub
1 Riverview Avenue, Annapolis
410-573-1996
heroespub.com

Wine List

Grapes Wine Bar of Annapolis
1410 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-571-5378
grapeswinebarannapolis.com

Wine Bar
Tasting Flights

Red Red Wine Bar
189B Main Street, Annapolis
410-990-1144
redredwinebar.com

Happy Hour

Stan and Joe’s Saloon
37 West Street, Annapolis
410-263-1993
stanandjoessaloon.com

Bar Food

Davis’ Pub
400 Chester Avenue, Annapolis
410-268-7432
davispub.com

Late Night Nosh

Double T Diner
12 Defense Street, Annapolis
410-571-9070
doubletdiner.com

Sailors Bar
Family Friendly

Boatyard Bar & Grill
400 Fourth Street, Annapolis
410-216-6206
boatyardbarandgrill.com

Sports Bar

The Greene Turtle
177 Jennifer Road, Annapolis
410-266-7474
thegreeneturtle.com

Historic Bar

Middleton Tavern
2 Market Place, Annapolis
410-263-3323
middletontavern.com

Lounge

Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge
169 West Street, Annapolis
410-280-5160
metropolitanannapolis.com

Dance Floor

Union Jacks
2072 Somerville Road, Annapolis
410-740-5225
unionjacksannapolis.com

Local Musician

Doug Segree Band
dougsegree.com

Retail Beer/Wine Selection

Bay Ridge Wine & Spirits
117 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis
410-268-1961
bayridgewine.com


SHOPPING & SERVICES


Shopping Hub

Annapolis Towne Centre
1906 Towne Centre Blvd, Annapolis
410-573-9050
visitatc.com

Women’s Clothing Store

Brown Eyed Girl
234 Main Street, Annapolis
410-990-4475
browneyedgirlannapolis.com

Kid’s Clothing Store

Wheat
201 Main Street, Annapolis
410-626-1508
wheatannapolis.com

Designer Jewelry
Engagement Rings
Diamonds/Precious Stones

Zachary’s Jewelers
100 Main Street, Annapolis
410-266-5555
zacharysjewelers.com

Silver Jewelry

Blanca Flor
34 Market Space, Annapolis
410-268-7666
blancaflorsilverjewelry.com

Artisan Jewelry

Lilac Bijoux
145 Main Street, Annapolis
410-263-3309
lilacbijoux.com

Watches

Liljenquist & Beckstead
1660 Annapolis Mall, Annapolis
410-224-4787
liljenquistbeckstead.com

Shopping Boutique

South Moon Under
1910 Towne Centre Blvd, Annapolis
410 224-1140
southmoonunder.com

Purses/Handbags

Hobo
194 Green Street, Annapolis
410-349-5081
hobobags.com

Consignment Shop

Love and Lace Bridal Consignment
188 Mayo Road, Edgewater
443-306-9776
loveandlacebridalboutique.com

Cigar Shop

Chesapeake Cigar
135 Mitchells Chance Road, Edgewater
443-949-9004
chesapeakecigar.com

Specialty Sports Fashion Store

Fleet Feet
2572 Solomons Island Road, Annapolis
410-268-6290
fleetfeetannapolis.com

Specialty Sporting Goods

Bike Doctor
2020 West St, Annapolis
410-266-7383
bikedoctorannapolis.com
953 Ritchie Highway, Arnold
410-544-3532
bikedoctorarnold.com

Unique Gifts
Local Home Decorating Store

Details of Design
918 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis
410-269-1965
detailsofdesign.biz

Framing Shop

The Frame Shoppe
2460 Riva Road, Annapolis
410-721-9479
theframeshoppeinc.com

Art Gallery

Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery
18 State Circle, Annapolis
410-268-4566
mdfedart.com

Interior Design Services

Karen Renee Interior Design, Inc.
540 B&A Blvd, Severa Park
410-647-0435
karenreneeinteriors.com

Furniture Store

Arhaus
1905 Towne Centre Blvd, Annapolis
410-266-0555
arhaus.com

Painting Contractor

Annapolis Painting Services
2561 Housley Road, Annapolis
410-974-6768
annapolispainting.com

Paint Store

Maryland Paint & Decorating
209 Chinquapin Round Road, Annapolis
410-280-2225
mdpaint.com

Remodeling/Custom Building Services

Lundberg Builders
314 Main Street, Stevensville
410-643-3334
lundbergbuilders.com

Home Builder

Lauer Construction
1912 A Lincoln Drive, Annapolis
410-956-2277
lauerhomes.com

Home Designer

Purple Cherry Architects
1 Melvin Avenue, #3, Annapolis
410-990-1700
purplecherry.com

Fence and Deck Install

Fence and Deck Connection
1544 Whitehall Road, Annapolis
410-757-5511
fenceanddeckconnection.com

Stone/Tile/Granite for Kitchen & Bath

In Home Stone and Tile
1800 Virginia Street, Annapolis
410-626-2025
inhomestone.com

Roofing

Fichtner Services
866-591-1900
fichtnerservices.com

Outdoor Lighting

Atlantic Lighting & Irrigation 
1392 Defense Highway, Gambrills
410-721-4070
atlantic-irrigation.com

Landscape Design

Scapes
410-867-6909
scapesinc.net

Landscape Services

Harmony Gardens
301-261-8680
harmonygardeninteriors.com

Gutter Maintenance

Thompson Creek Windows Company
8100 Penn Randall Place, Upper Marlboro
866-572-7335
thompsoncreek.com

Tree Service

Bartlett Tree Experts
8274 Lokus Road, Ste. 113, Odenton
410-305-0353
bartlett.com

Pool & Hot Tub Install/Service/Maintenance

Signature Pools (GreatScapes)
410-867-6480
greatscapesbyesi.com

Indoor Cleaning Service

Molly Maid
1298 Bay Dale Drive, Ste. 215, Arnold
410-349-8080
mollymaid.com

Customer Service

David Orso Group of Century 21 New Millenium
2448 Holly Avenue, Ste. 100, Annapolis
443-691-0838
davidorso.com

Hotel

Loews Annapolis Hotel
126 West Street, Annapolis
410-263-7777
loewshotels.com

Bank

Severn Savings Bank
200 Westgate Circle, Ste. 200, Annapolis
410-260-2000
severnbank.com

CPA/Accountant Firm

Poole Accounting
34 Defense Hwy, Ste. 200, Annapolis
410-224-8838
poole-accounting.com

Local Nonprofit Organization

South River Federation
2830 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-224-3802
southriverfederation.net

Carwash/Auto Detailing

Washhaus
3115 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-956-9274
washhaus.com

Auto Repair
Auto Dealer

Sheehy Lexus of Annapolis
121 Ferguson Road, Annapolis
800-615-5045
sheehylexusofannapolis.com

Auto Body Shop
Auto Paint Restoration

Jeff’s Auto Body Shop
1980 Moreland Parkway, Annapolis
410-268-6765
jeffsbodyshopannapolis.com

Boat Detailing

Annapolis Yacht Sales & Services
7350 Edgewood Road, Annapolis
410-267-8181
annapolisyachtsales.com

Marine Mechanical Service

Persimmon Point Marine Service
2830 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-571-0045
ppmontheweb.com

Marina Facilities/Amenities

Oak Grove Marina
2820 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater
410-266-6696
boatoakgrove.com

Marina Customer Service

Herrington Harbor South
7149 Lake Shore Drive, North Beach
301-855-5000
herringtonharbour.com

Commerical Dive Services

Anne Arundel Dive Services
443-949-4476
aadiveservices.com

Assisted Senior Living Facility

Sunrise Senior Living of Annapolis
800 Bestgate Road, Annapolis
410-376-7792
sunriseseniorliving.com

Florist/Floral Design

Gateway Florist
914 Bay Ridge Road, Ste. 160, Annapolis
410-263-8141
gatewayflorist.us

Optician

Eyes on Main
217 Main Street, Annapolis
410 -268-6246
eyesonmainannapolis.com

Photography Studio—West County

Robertson & Company Photography
912-507-3397
robertsoncophoto.com

Veterinary Clinic

Healing Paws Veterinary Wellness Center
688 Ritchie Hwy, Severa Park
410-777-5887
healingpawsmd.com

Pet Services

Perfect Pet Resort
840 W. Bay Front Road, Lothian
410-741-0000
perfectpetresort.com

Pet Grooming

Dirty Paws Dog Spa
113 Mayo Rd, Edgewater
443-607-8456
dirtypawsdogspa.com

Pet Products

Ecology Pet
111 Mayo Road, Edgewater
443-607-8456
ecologypet.com

Party Vendor

Crystalooneys Creative Arts
443-995-7082
crystalooneys.com

Party/Event Boat

Watermark Cruises
1 Dock Street, Annapolis
410-268-7601
watermarkjourney.com

Sailing School

Annapolis Sailing School
7001 Bembe Beach Road, Annapolis
410-267-7205
annapolissailing.com

Summer Camp

Kidship Sailing School
7001 Bembe Beach Road, Annapolis
410-267-7205
kidshipsailing.com

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  • Fall to Winter

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    The "Fall Into Winter" exhibit will feature a special exhibit by the local Chestnut Studio painte...


  • Exhibit: Tom Hausman

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    The Chesapeake Arts Center is pleased to present an exhibition of new works featuring Photographe...


  • Spiral Play: Loving in the ‘80s

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    For 40 years, Al Loving experimented with materials and process to expand the definition of moder...


  • Maryland Collects: Jacob Lawrence

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Over 50 prints by Jacob Lawrence will be displayed from personal collections in and around Maryla...


  • Book art Workshop at St. John's College

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College announces the launch of a new book arts workshop tha...


  • Plan, Install, and Maintain a Meadow

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Meadows are unmatched in their ability to provide year-round beauty and long-term, high quality h...


  • Noted artist and scholar, David Driskell, PhD, (1931) is widely respected as an artist, curator, ...


  • Milburn Orchards Annual Fall Festivals! Every Saturday & Sunday, September 16th – October 29th,...


  • Dressed for Work

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    The way we dress for work can offer clues about what we do for a living, where we are employed an...


  • The Washington Memorial Chapel has announced that the Justice Bell, which serves as the symbol o...


  • Art Exhibit: 8 Takes on Architecture

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    Reception Friday, October 13, 6:30 – 8 pm. Free and open to the public. Photography, drawing an...


  • Halloween at Colonial Gardens

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM

    HAUNTED WOODS NIGHT HAYRIDE Brace yourself for plenty of scares as you wind through the ghoulis...


  • Harvest Hootenanny

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Meet live animals. Stuff a scarecrow. Live music by Eric Fons and friends


  • Fall Fest at Fall Into St. Michaels

    10/21/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    FREE children's activities, games, pumpkin painting and face painting. LuLaRoe Pop-Up Boutique an...


  • Four Centuries Walking Tour

    10/21/2017
    10:30AM — 12:45PM

    A period dressed guide in colonial attire will lead you through Annapolis’ historic district and ...


  • DISCOVER ANNAPOLIS TOURS

    10/21/2017
    10:30AM — 03:00PM

    Join us on a trolley tour to explore the back streets, marinas, and points of interest in Annapol...


  • Saturday Wine Tasting

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 04:00PM

    Join us every Saturday at The Wine Cellars of Annapolis for our free wine tasting! New theme ever...


  • Eating Easton

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    Eating Easton is part of the Eastern Shore’s premier food tour group. Join them on an adventure...


  • 34th Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 06:00PM

    The 2017 Annual Homestead Gardens Fall Festival opens Saturday, September 23rd and continues ever...


  • Autumn Wine Festival

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 05:00PM

    The Autumn Wine Festival will be held at Pemberton Historical Park Oct. 21-22, and tickets are on...


  • • 2 Nights Overnight Accommodations • $99 Voucher for CB Salon & Spa Sampler Includes Choic...


  • Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 07:00PM

    Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light reveals this groundbreaking artist and his spellbindin...


  • Hayrides at Mt. Cuba Center

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    Each Saturday in October, celebrate the season with a festive hayride of Mt. Cuba Center’s stunni...


  • Mount Clare Museum House in Mourning

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 04:00PM

    Mount Clare Museum House, Baltimore’s oldest colonial house, was home to Charles Carroll, Barrist...


  • Frankenweenie

    10/21/2017
    11:00AM — 01:00PM

    A 2012 ANIMATED FILM FOR AGES 9+ Tim Burton’s creepy take on the Frankenstein myth in a film p...


  • Join the Friends of the Rising Sun Inn on Saturday, October 21st, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., at the ...


  • Marvin Ross: Monuments Man

    10/21/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    This special exhibition explores the life of Marvin Ross, a member of the ''Monuments Men''-- the...


  • Join Bethesda Row and participating retailers and restaurants to support Children’s National Hosp...


  • Wine on the Water

    10/21/2017
    12:00PM — 06:00PM

    If you are looking for something fun to do on a fall weekend and want to support UM BWMC's Tate C...


  • Scarecrow Wizardry

    10/21/2017
    12:00PM — 04:00PM

    Get into the fall spirit with Scarecrow Wizardry. We’ll help you and your family craft a new fri...


  • Jake Shimabukuro

    10/21/2017
    01:00PM

    Consider the humble ukulele. It’s an adaptation of a stringed instrument that traveled with Portu...


  • Sail on the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester

    10/21/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    Enjoy a 2-Hour Sail on a traditional Chesapeake Bay skipjack on the beautiful Choptank River. De...


  • Four Centuries Walking Tour

    10/21/2017
    01:30PM — 03:45PM

    A period dressed guide in colonial attire will lead you through Annapolis’ historic district and ...


  • Replete with forbidden love, shocking betrayal, and a spectral voyage to the afterlife, this ench...


  • The Smartest Girl in the World

    10/21/2017
    01:30PM

    Studious Leo and his younger sister Lizzy couldn’t be more different. But, the two share dreams o...


  • Catch the world premiere of The Smartest Girl in the World by Miriam Gonzales at Imagination Stag...


  • Lego Fun

    10/21/2017
    02:00PM — 03:00PM

    Calling all superheroes! What superpower does your Superhero have? Build a gadget with legos to h...


  • Intimate Apparel

    10/21/2017
    02:00PM

    Wearing her heart on her sleeve while sewing intimates for her clientele, Esther is the talented ...


  • The Woman in Black

    10/21/2017
    02:00PM

    The story begins with an unusual request; a lawyer hires an actor to tutor him in the art of stor...


  • It’s a one-man variety show—an act unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. Once Robert Post take...


  • The Color Purple

    10/21/2017
    02:00PM

    The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit...


  • EARTH

    10/21/2017
    02:00PM — 05:00PM

    Get down to EARTH! Announcing an exciting opportunity for Maryland, the Environmental Action Resp...


  • DOG-toberfest Homebrewing Fall Festival

    10/21/2017
    02:00PM — 06:00PM

    DOG-toberfest Homebrewing Fall Festival sponsored by Dogwood Acre Pet Retreat on October 21st, fr...


  • The Effect

    10/21/2017
    02:30PM

    Connie and Tristan can’t hide how they feel around each other: Hearts thumping, sleepless nights,...


  • Melvin Caldwell

    10/21/2017
    02:30PM — 03:30PM

    Melvin Caldwell is a legend in the DC Jazz scene. Playing from a tradition of gospel and soul, Ca...


  • Navy vs. UCF

    10/21/2017
    03:30PM

    Come out to the Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium to cheer on Navy as they take down UCF!


  • Navy Football vs UCF

    10/21/2017
    03:30PM

    Catch the Midshipmen take on the Knights at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium this fall!


  • You're invite to celebrate 40 years of Lundberg Builders, Inc. Enjoy an afternoon filled with coc...


  • Catch the world premiere of The Smartest Girl in the World by Miriam Gonzales at Imagination Stag...


  • Party on the Shore! Lundberg Builders invites you to celebrate their milestone, 40 Years in Busin...


  • St. Anne's Cemetery Tour

    10/21/2017
    04:00PM

    Did you know that several of the Hammond-Harwood House's former occupants are buried in St. Anne'...


  • Dust off your cowboy hat and boots for Queen Anne’s County Mental Health Committee’s Fall Fundrai...


  • Hayrides to the Witch's House

    10/21/2017
    05:30PM — 08:00PM

    Take a hayride through the woods to visit the Friendly Witch’s house at Linvilla Orchards! She’ll...


  • Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage School of Real Estate prepares each student not only to pas...


  • Moon Taxi

    10/21/2017
    06:00PM

    Moon Taxi is an American indie-progressive rock band based in Nashville, Tennessee. The band was ...


  • Knights of Columbus Boo Bingo

    10/21/2017
    06:00PM — 10:00PM

    Knights of Columbus Council #11552—St. Andrew By the Bay will hold a family-oriented “Boo Bingo” ...


  • Contra dance

    10/21/2017
    06:30PM — 10:00PM

    Contra dancing to lovely live music. Free introductory session at 6:30; dance 7-10 p.m. All dance...


  • Drawing Classes in Chester County

    10/21/2017
    06:30PM — 09:30PM

    Beginning Drawing classes with Martin Pieczonka Level: All levels Limit 10 students Instruct...


  • Cheer on the Capitals as they take down the Panthers!


  • Giselle

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    FIRST STATE BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS: GISELLE Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct...


  • Capitals vs. Florida

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM

    Cheer on the Washington Capitals as they take on the Florida Panthers!


  • Andy Mineo

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM

    Andrew Aaron "Andy" Mineo, formerly known as C-Lite, is an American Christian hip hop artist, pro...


  • Lighthouse Overnights in St. Michaels

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00AM

    Youth groups can now reserve fall dates for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Lighthouse Overn...


  • Christopher Dwayne Tomlin is an American contemporary Christian music artist and songwriter from ...


  • Dave Glaser

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM

    Enjoy live music performed by Dave Glaser at Sam's on the Waterfront!


  • Valley of the Haunted

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM — 10:00PM

    The attraction features a 1.2 mile walking trail through the woods crawling with ghosts, zombies,...


  • Romeo & Juliet

    10/21/2017
    07:00PM

    BTM celebrates Shakespeare’s genius with the poignant, typical love story Romeo & Juliet. Last pe...


  • The Rocky Horror Show

    10/21/2017
    07:30PM

    Brush up on your callbacks and get ready to do the Time Warp again!! TAP proudly presents Richard...


  • The Effect

    10/21/2017
    07:30PM

    Connie and Tristan can’t hide how they feel around each other: Hearts thumping, sleepless nights,...


  • Looking for ghost tours in Maryland? This year, instead of heading to the usual Haunted House ful...


  • Rock in your seats and dance in the aisles to the funky rock sounds of the Paul Reed Smith Band p...


  • Special Historic Hauntings

    10/21/2017
    07:30PM — 09:15PM

    Seek the spirits in one of Annapolis' oldest buildings, the Sands House. Rarely open to the publi...


  • The Adventures of Peter Pan at Synetic Theater

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    “All the world is made of faith, trust, and pixie dust.” Take flight to Neverland with Peter P...


  • Rik Emmett of Triumph

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    Rik Emmett gained international recognition as the lead singer/songwriter/guitarist with Triumph....


  • Colin Hay

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    Fierce Mercy is an epic, cinematic step forward from singer-songwriter Colin Hay, most beloved fo...


  • Intimate Apparel

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    Wearing her heart on her sleeve while sewing intimates for her clientele, Esther is the talented ...


  • Twelve Angry Jurors

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    A 19-year-old man has been charged with stabbing his father to death, and his future is now in th...


  • The Woman in Black

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    The story begins with an unusual request; a lawyer hires an actor to tutor him in the art of stor...


  • Come celebrate the late dynamic trumpeter, NEA Jazz Master, and 1990 Kennedy Center Honoree Dizzy...


  • Shakespeare in Love

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    “Shall I compare thee to a something something… mummers play?” And so begins one of Shakespeare’s...


  • Julius Caesar

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    When an elected leader is no longer trusted, where is the line between patriotism and personal am...


  • 33 Variations

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    A musicologist trying to accomplish her life’s work in the face of a debilitating disease and an ...


  • The Color Purple

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM

    The Color Purple is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit...


  • Safe as Houses

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    In this new play presented by Pinky Swear Productions, a suburban family struggles to survive bot...


  • Special Historic Hauntings

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM — 09:45PM

    Seek the spirits in one of Annapolis' oldest buildings, the Sands House. Rarely open to the publi...


  • Columbia Pro Cantare Sings Carmina Burana

    10/21/2017
    08:00PM — 10:00PM

    You’ve heard Carmina Burana before, maybe at times without even knowing it: The work’s driving rh...


  • “An Evening of Unexpected Delights” is a benefit for The Journey Home, a local nonprofit working ...


  • Rock 'N' Bowl

    10/21/2017
    09:00PM — 12:00AM

    Every Friday and Saturday night, Choptank Bowling Center hosts Rock ’N’ Bowl. Unlimited bowling, ...


  • Mark Desrocher Live Music

    10/21/2017
    09:00PM

    Live Music


  • Greg Phillips at Blackwall Hitch

    10/21/2017
    09:30PM — 12:00AM

    Join us for a live performance from Greg Phillips Saturday, October 21st at 9:30pm!


  • Moon Hooch & Marco Benevento

    10/21/2017
    10:00PM

    If any band is a poster child for turning the power of positive thoughts and intention into reali...


  • DJ Draco

    10/21/2017
    10:00PM

    Enjoy live music by DJ Draco at O'Brien's!


  • Mike McHenry

    10/21/2017
    10:00PM

    Enjoy live music by Mike McHenry at Middleton Tavern!


 

 

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