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Popular Camellia got its Start at Historic London Town Near Annapolis

EDGEWATER, MARYLAND—With more than 500 Camellia plants, Historic London Town and Gardens boasts one of the largest Camellia collections in Maryland. How did it arrive at such a large and varied collection? Dr. William Ackerman from the National Arboretum in Washington, DC used London Town as a test site for cold-hardy Camellias in the 1980s. [...]

Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County and Annapolis Green Promote Environmental Action During Tourism Week Festivities

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND—Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) is teaming up with Annapolis Green to promote enhanced environmental stewardship during the U.S. Travel Association’s May 6-12 National Travel and Tourism Week celebration. VAAAC President and CEO Connie Del Signore says this year’s theme, “Travel Then and Now,” provides the perfect opportunity to showcase ongoing environmental [...]

More Than a Pretty Picture – The Transformative Power of Public Art in Annapolis

Street art, murals, art installations and photography do more than beautify downtown Annapolis. In many instances, they add meaning and purpose to young lives. Individuals who scratch below the surface of the City’s vibrant public art’s scene soon discover that what goes on behind the scenes in the planning and execution stages is often as [...]

Tourism Results Summary FY 18 Q2 (October– December 2017)

Advertising & Promotion Special Promotions: A 4-city television campaign helped to entice visitors to the 2017 U.S. Sail/Power Boat Shows that experienced one of the strongest tickets sales in its history. The city also experienced one of the most widely attended Chocolate Binge Festival and Midnight Madness/Holiday Events in its history. Close to 36,000 tickets [...]

CELEBRATE BLACK HISTORY MONTH IN ANNAPOLIS & ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, MARYLAND

Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) invites visitors and area residents to rediscover Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland’s rich African-American heritage during Black History Month. Below is a sampling of the many events and activities individuals are invited to experience in February. Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Celebration – A host of events and activities [...]

Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland offer Plenty of Ways to Play in 2018

Annapolis, Maryland—Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) wants to make it easy for visitors and area residents to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County throughout 2018. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, the AAACCVB has [...]

Celebrate a Magical Christmas in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND—Magical. That’s the word that best describes Annapolis and Anne Arundel County at Christmastime. Green garlands, red ribbons and white lights adorn the homes and storefronts of the City’s centuries-old Historic District, creating the cozy feel of a small European town – complete with caroling in the streets, a boat parade along the waters, [...]

Journalists Recognize Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County at Travel Media Showcase

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND – Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) was awarded the Exhibitor Choice Award during the 18th annual Travel Media Showcase (TMS) held in Cabarrus County, North Carolina August 22-25. VAAAC Vice President of Public Relations and Communications, Susan Seifried, accepted the award on behalf of her organization. Seventy-eight journalists from across the [...]

Create Your Moment in Annapolis & Anne Arundel County

The top three variables individuals consider when they’re planning a move or relocation are: safety, affordability and weather. Not surprisingly, the same three criteria play a key role when it comes to planning a vacation. Perhaps that’s why so many travelers return to Annapolis and Anne Arundel County year after year. The September/October 2017 issue [...]

July 2016 Major Events in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND—Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) wants to make it easy for individuals to enjoy the many exciting events and activities that will be taking place in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland in July 2016. To assist individuals who are making advance plans for business or vacation travel, VAAAC has put together [...]