Up Rigging Maritime Festival Coming to City Dock in Annapolis
The City of Annapolis will play host to the Annapolis Up Rigging Maritime Festival at City Dock May 13 to 15, 2022. The festival is in partnership with the Annapolis Waterfront and Sailing Center, Downtown Annapolis Partnership, Chesapeake Crossroads and Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County. At the festival, two iconic tall ships and two inspiring sailing vessels will be moored at City Dock near the Burtis House. Some of the boats will be available for sails and/or tours.
Access Annapolis Provides Downtown Transportation Options
Be sure to follow and promote the Access Annapolis website to explore an abundance of parking and transportation options during the rebuild of Hillman Garage with more parking spaces and exciting new features.
Navigating Annapolis During US Naval Academy Commissioning Week
The City of Annapolis welcomes the family and friends of the United States Naval Academy’s Class of 2022 Midshipmen for Commissioning Week activities, May 22 to 27. In the days before the graduation and commissioning ceremony, City residents and visitors should expect heavy traffic, temporary road and bridge closures, parking limitations, maritime traffic restrictions and increased security in downtown. Learn more about transportation options during this time.
Maryland Department of Legislative Services Building Procurement Opportunities
MDOT Certified Women Owned Business’s and African American Owned Businesses are sought for the razing of the existing building and new construction of 141,500 SF building covering 6 stories within downtown Annapolis, including: extensive below grade waterproofing; site and municipal utilities; and major support of excavation. This project to be LEED Silver. Contact Tige Sheehan, Project Manager, Whiting-Turner, 410-453-2541.
2022 SBDC Annual Women's Business Conference
The COVID-19 outbreak has presented many challenges that have affected different and numerous aspects of women's lives. It has caused many women-owned, small businesses to struggle. Many women have taken the opportunity to pivot and emerge, while heightening their business venture. The 2022 Maryland SBDC Women's Conference
will address how to revamp and move forward. May 24, 9:00 am-12:00 pm.
Participate in Maryland Export Day 2022
Celebrate Maryland’s Export Successes on the Global Stage on Maryland Export Day 2022
. The Maryland/Washington D.C. District Export Council (DEC) pursued the Export Day proclamation from Governor Hogan in 2021 to highlight the importance of exporting to the Maryland business community and its contribution to our local economy. May 25, 3:00pm to 5:00pm, World Trade Center Baltimore, Cost: $ 40.