Something about the summer months makes us more energetic, don’t you think? Now that the sun-drenched, warm-breeze days have returned, you will naturally search for enjoyable summer activities and events.
There are several other enjoyable activities that you may include on your summer bucket list in addition to sunbathing, strolling around in one of those adorable sun dresses, letting the sand flow between your toes at a beach, and visiting a garden with your children. You have to read this article all the way through if you want to create a memorable weekend for yourself!
Getting away from the sweltering heat of Washington, D.C., might be a refreshing change of pace. If you’re visiting Maryland’s sailing capital, events in Annapolis this weekend are the most fantastic way to eat delicious cuisine, buy unique gifts, and view historic colonial landmarks.
10 Summertime Events In Annapolis That You Must Attend!
Let’s Go! Festival Of Music
This outdoor music event is a great way to kick off the summer, with artists like Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, the Goo Goo Dolls, and many others.
The Annapolis Pride Festival And Parade
A festival and other activities will be held over the weekend to commemorate one of Maryland’s largest LGBTQIA+ parades.
The Annapolis Arts Week
Annually, various events are held in and around Annapolis and Anne Arundel County in support of the local arts community.
The East Coast Nationals Of USA BMX
Severn-Danza Athletic Park expects up to 5,000 competitors and their families worldwide to compete in a National BMX sports moto championship.
Celebration Of The Juneteenth In Annapolis
The second annual celebration of the liberation of enslaved people in the United States begins with a VIP banquet on Friday night, backed by a parade and festival on Saturday. There will be great music and entertainment, food and vendor booths, and fireworks when the procession ends at the Bates Athletic Complex.
Race Across America
In 2022, RAAM returns to the Chesapeake Bay! From Oceanside, California, to Annapolis City Dock, Maryland, this 3,000-mile trans-continental event takes place. The race begins on June 14th and ends on June 18th, and participants have 12 days to finish the race. Join in the celebration when the competitors reach the finish line!
USNA Day Of Induction
To begin becoming a “plebe,” over 1,200 young men and women from across the world gather in Annapolis, Maryland, each year.
Festival Of Strawberries
This year’s Benson-Hammond House event at the Ann Arundell County Historical Society includes all your strawberry favorites, such as wine and jam, shortcakes, chocolate-covered strawberries, and food trucks.
A Tour Of A Secret Garden
Spa View Heights is a neighborhood in Annapolis between Murray Hill and Spa Creek. The Hammond-Harwood House event takes place in this neighborhood, known for its private gardens.
In the gardens presented, the home gardeners’ aspirations are reflected: to create a garden that is both a pleasure to live in and a source of inspiration.
Eastport A Rockin’
Since 1997, Eastport a Rockin’ has been bringing music fans from around the area and the region to the neighborhood. More than 30 bands have been booked to perform to retain the focus on locally produced music.