Annapolis Spring Boat Show
Third weekend in April annually
Staged along the waterfront, this is the regionís largest boat show. New and used powerboats, sailboats, plus boating, fishing and water sports equipment are featured along with boating events.
Annapolis Waterfront Festival
First weekend in May
More than 100 artisans and crafters display their work along the waterfront. A flotilla of historic tall ships are featured. There are also boat races, sailing lessons, and performances by musical groups.
Kunte Kinte Heritage Festival
2nd weekend in August.
African-American achievements in Maryland are the focus of this two day festival of arts, crafts, fine food and music.
US Sailboat and Powerboat Show
2nd weekend in October.
Based at the City Dock, this event showcases new sailboats and boating products from leading manufacturers around the world.
Arts and Entertainment
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts
801 Chase Street
Performances by the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Annapolis Chamber Orchestra, Annapolis Chorale, and the Ballet Theater of Annapolis are presented here.
Naval Academy Summer Serenade
This is a summer concert series featuring weekly performances by the US Naval Academy Band. Concerts are held weekly at the City Dock. Concerts feature the Next Wave; the Electric Brigade, and the full concert band. Concerts are free. Bring your own seating.
Annapolis Summer Garden Theater
143 Comprise Street at Main Street (across from City Dock)
Musical and theater performances every summer. telephone for schedule.
Chesapeake Music Hall
339 Buschís Frontage Road
Year round program of Broadway style musicals and comedies, as welll as Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, country line dancing and jazz nights.
Colonial Players Theater
108 East Street
Year round theater in a 180 seat theaterin the round setting. Five plays per year.
Telephone for schedule.