Maryland Day commemorates March 25, 1634, the day settlers disembarked from two small sailing ships - the Ark and the Dove – onto Maryland soil.
Maryland Day 2017 Weekend Celebration (March 24 to 26, 2017) in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County features more than 40 events that are FREE or just $1. Celebrate Maryland's Birthday at cultural, heritage and enviromental locations in the Fours Rivers Heritage Area (Annapolis, Eastport, Edgewater, Deale and Galesville, Maryland.)
1 Living History Weekend: Maryland Day
March 24, 2017 - March 26, 2017
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Special activities at Historic London Town & Gardens in Edgewater include costumed interpreters representing early Maryland history and opportunities for visitors to try their hand making rope and chopping wood.
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Historic London Town & Gardens
Edgewater, MD 21037
2 Maryland Day - Chesapeake Children's Museum in Annapolis
March 24 - 25, 2017
Play all day in the museum and attend a Maker workshop from 2pm-4pm. Try your hand at creating and inventing! Use your imagination to turn bits and pieces into something new.
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25 Silopanna Rd
Annapolis, MD 21403
3 Maryland Day at Historic St. Mary's City
March 25, 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Celebrate Maryland's 383rd anniversary with ceremony, pageantry, speeches, and free admission to living history and museum exhibits.
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18751 Hogaboom Lane
St. Mary's City, MD 20686
4 Gone but Not Forgotten Tour for Maryland Day
March 26, 2017 2:30 p.m.
Led by lifelong Annapolitan, former Mayor and professional tour guide Squire Richard. Discover the hidden history of Annapolis and the grounds of the Naval Academy. Enjoy reminiscences of bygone days and share some of your own!
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1 Dock St
Annapolis, MD 21401