It's National Plan for Vacation Day!


Dreary winter days got you down? We have the cure; make plans for your next getaway!

Whether you are looking to spend a day, a weekend, or a week away, Annapolis & Anne Arundel County is the ideal destination for soothing those winter blues and putting you on the path to rest, relaxation, and adventure!

From the great outdoors and history to foodie experiences and exciting nightlife, click the link below to start exploring ALL the ways you, your friends, and your family can begin to reconnect over your next vacation.


Things to Do in Anne Arundel County

Celebrate Black History Month


Annapolis & Anne Arundel County is brimming with African American history, heritage, and culture. Connect with the stories of Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman at the Banneker-Douglass Museum. Experience Black Artists and their voices at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts and the newest art exhibit from the Banneker-Douglass Museum, The Radical Voice of Blackness Speaks of Resistance and Joy.

Travel south to Galesville and Shady Side for the Chesapeake Crossroads African American Heritage Trail, with museum displays and oral histories from the people who lived through Maryland's Jim Crow Era, made a living from the bounty of the bay, and built communities that continue to thrive today.


Black History 365


Foodie Alert!


Immerse yourself in a destination that thrills with delights from the bay and plan your Chesapeake Dining Experience!

February is Annapolis Restaurant Week, which means delicious discounts on prix fixe menus for breakfast, lunch, and dinner from downtown Annapolis restaurants.


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From tiny nano-breweries to micro-breweries, we celebrate all things beer this month for FeBREWaryFeBREWary is the official month-long celebration of Maryland craft beer. Maryland is a bubbling craft beer destination in the Mid-Atlantic.

The state is home to farm breweries, brewpubs, and manufacturing breweries. Whether you are a Maryland resident or a tourist planning a craft beer getaway, FeBREWary is the perfect time to visit and explore Maryland’s breweries.

Not into beer? Visit one of our wineries and make it a regional tour with Grow & Fortify, a statewide app that features your favorite spirited beverages across Maryland!




A Year at a Glance


Whether you're visiting for business, with family, or just to get away, we invite you to linger a bit longer to enjoy the many special events and activities that add layers of fun to any stay. 

Click below for our annual Calendar of Events in our Visitors Guide; you'll find it all in Annapolis & Anne Arundel County! (Pages 6-11)


2023 Calendar of Events

Valentine's Day


Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and we have all the makings for the perfect getaway. Check out some of our most recent blogs for inspiration!


Surf & Turf

Everyone knows the Chesapeake Bay region is famous for its ‘surf’– above all, delicious blue crabs and crab cakes. And there is no shortage of restaurants that offer excellent farm-to-table turf... Read More

Valentine's Day Getaways

Let's face it—sometimes you and your number one need to get away from it all. Or maybe you need to take a day away for yourself, for sanity's sake. Either way, we get it... Read More

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Download your Copy of the 2023 Visitor Guide and start planning your vacation today!


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