The Annapolis Maritime Museum made the Destination Travel Magazine’s list of the World’s Best Maritime Museums!
It’s a little wet this morning!
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
There’s only 9 days until
The Great Give! #GGAAC
May 7th 6pm - May 8th 6pm
The Great Give 2014 is the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County’s inaugural 24-hour
ONLINE fundraising event, a great way to support non-profits in Anne Arundel County, including AMM!
So mark your calendar for May 7th at 6pm. thru May 8th at 6pm. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates for this event!
Fun Fact: Taking cargo from a beached shipwreck has a long, continuing history. Stories tell of wreckers using ‘false lights’ at night to lure sailors onto the rocks.
New this year at the Oyster Roast and Sock Burning: Skipjack rides for $20 and Maryland Crab soup (included in the price of your general admission ticket)
Purchase Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/annapolis-oyster-roast-sock-burning-tickets-10874137839
Fun Fact: Port is the left side of a boat. Early ships were steered from the right side while the left side was used to move cargo, or larder. The left side became known as “larboard”, which was easily confused with starboard, or the right side of the ship. So “port” was selected as cargo was often passed through openings called “ports” on the left side.
Celebrate the coming of spring at this feast of the Chesapeake’s most cherished shell fish. The fourth annual Annapolis Oyster Roast & Sock Burning, a f