What's Up? Weekend Summer Solstice 6/21/18
Jun 21, 2018 04:00PM
● By Brian Saucedo
Thursday, June 21st, 6–9 p.m.
Kick off your summer in style with the Annapolis Symphony and Watermark! A musical cruise aboard the grand and elegant Catherine Marie. An experience that only Annapolis can offer, enjoy the longest day of the year on the water with delicious hors d’oeuvres, a wine tasting, and world-class entertainment provided by the Annapolis Symphony Brass Quintet. An outside top deck provides 360-degree views of the magnificent Chesapeake Bay where you can enjoy the sunset and stars.
Thursday, June 21st through Sunday, June 24th, 10 a.m.–7 p.m.
Leading fashion retailer South Moon Under is celebrating its 50th anniversary this summer. The celebration begins over the Summer Solstice weekend when all South Moon under stores and southmoonunder.com, will offer exclusive promotions and giveaways, plus an opportunity to win a $500 shopping spree.
Saturday, June 23rd, 7 a.m.
Susan G. Komen Maryland hosts their third annual Promise Ride. Enjoy a 12, 35, or 65-mile ride through beautiful scenic roads in southern Anne Arundel County. The courses will feature themed rest stops every 12 to 15 miles on the long courses, and halfway through the 12-mile route. Be sure to enjoy breakfast and a post-race celebration on the start/finish site.
Saturday, June 23rd, 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Annapolis’ home-grown local musical is back! Indulge in a full day of summertime fun at Eastport A Rockin’. Held on Back Creek in Annapolis’ historic maritime district of Eastport, this daylong festival features over 35 bands demonstrating the diversity and breadth of music on four different stages.
Saturday, June 23rd, 2–6 p.m.
The Annapolis Homebrew Club is excited to announce that the much-beloved community event, Pints for Paws Homebrewing and Craft Beer Festival, will return for a 4th year. All proceeds from the event go directly the SPCA of Anne Arundel County!
Thursday, June 21st, 8 p.m.
Trapper’s live show is a favorite among fans of alt-acoustic music. His onstage persona is warm and inclusive, his organic understanding of classic pop melody, infectious. Audience members seem to particularly appreciate the lighthearted moments with the ukulele.
Thursday, June 21st through Saturday, June 23rd, 6–10 p.m.
Bring the whole family to the annual Trappe Volunteer Fire Company’s Old Tyme Fair! Enjoy great food with nightly specials, hay rides, fire truck rides and games for everyone. Look for raffles, and Little & Miss Trappe contests and plenty more free entertainment. Don’t forget the parade Saturday evening!
Saturday, June 23rd, 3 p.m.
Paddlers will launch kayaks, canoes, or paddleboards from Easton Point Marina to enjoy a leisurely 6 mile paddle along the Tred Avon River. Paddlers will end back at Easton Point Marina where there will be live music, food, beverages, games and great prizes.
Sunday, June 24th, 7 a.m.
The Chestertown Lions Club welcomes cyclists to their summer bicycling challenge supporting Leader Dogs for the Blind, the Bay to Bay Ride. Now in its 33rd year, the tour consists of five routes between 26 and 102 miles in length. As you ride, enjoy the beautiful scenery of the farmlands, old country homes, and quaint towns of the Upper Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware.
Saturday, June 23rd, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. & 5–9 p.m.
Enjoy tons of summertime fun when the largest crab feast on the East Coast comes to Baltimore. The festival is an all-you-care-to-taste extravaganza complete with over 65,000 crabs, over 50 beers and wines, arts and crafts vendors, live music, family fun, and so much more.
Saturday, June 23rd, 7 p.m.
Following their massively successful “Tour Two” last fall, GRAMMY® Award-winning band Paramore today announce their 2018 North American “After Laughter Summer Tour”. Foster The People will join the summer amphitheater and arena tour, which head to Maryland’s Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia this weekend.
Sunday, June 24th, 8 p.m.
Harry Styles' self-titled debut album was released May 12th and soared to the top of the charts around the world. In the U.S. it topped the Billboard 200 album chart with over 230,000 equivalent album units sold and 193,000 traditional albums sold, making history as the biggest debut sales week for a U.K. male artist's first full-length album since Nielsen Music began tracking sales in 1991. Harry Styles brings his tour to Washington, D.C.’s Capital One Arena this weekend.