Tag Archives: Annapolis

Celebrate with the Queen and Give Back

Anyone who sails in Annapolis knows Watermark’s Harbor Queen, the sightseeing boat we have to swerve to avoid on busy summer days… But you may not know that for the third holiday season in a row, Harbor Queen hosts a huge … Continue reading

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A New Attitude

A new boat show season is upon us and with it comes a strong crop of new sailboats. What will be shown at the docks reflects the new design trends, such as hulls with hard chines that have trickled down … Continue reading

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Come See Us in Annapolis!

This is the big one!  Stop by Blue Water Sailing‘s booth, F8, and say hi from Thursday-Monday! We are offering a $10 discount on BWS subscriptions.  Plus, mark your calendars for the Salty Dawg Rally party on 10/4 from 5-8pm at the Mears … Continue reading

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For the Thirsty Crew

Who can go to the US Sailboat Show in Annapolis and not have one of these? WORLD FAMOUS PUSSER’S PAINKILLER® The infamous drink known throughout the Caribbean. A delightful blend of Pusser’s Rum, pineapple juice, orange juice and cream of … Continue reading

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National Sailing Center & Hall of Fame

Congratulations to the 2012 Sailing Hall of Fame inductees! The USA’s National Sailing Center and Hall of Fame (NSHOF) has named the nine sailors who will make up its 2012 class of inductees. Following a two-month period this spring during … Continue reading

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Bermuda Ocean Race Festivities on Land and at Sea

The Bermuda Ocean Race from Annapolis, MD to Bermuda will start next Friday, June 8, and even if you won’t be on board one of the more than 25 boats participating in the race, there is still plenty of fun … Continue reading

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Welcome Rutherford as He Finishes Solo the Americas Trip on April 21

Congratulations to Matt Rutherford on this amazing accomplishment that has surely inspired many. It would certainly be a great time to be a part of this celebration as he arrives back home. Adventurer Matt Rutherford will receive a hero’s welcome … Continue reading

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Bermuda Ocean Race Seminar

For those entering or considering the Bermuda Ocean Race, organizers are hosting a seminar entitled “Navigation Know-How: Combining Common Sense with Technology” on February 11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Eastport Volunteer Fire Department, located at 914 … Continue reading

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Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show Coming Next April!

The United States Sailboat Show is coming to downtown Annapolis in the spring of 2012 from April 27-29. Forty-two years ago, the concept of producing a boat show in the water was invented in Annapolis by Jerry Wood. All these … Continue reading

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Annapolis Boat Show

If you haven’t booked your plans yet, you’ll want to get on that ASAP. The US Sailboat Show in Annapolis is just two weeks away, from October 6-10. In addition to the hundreds of products that will be shown, there … Continue reading

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Seminar Days in Annapolis this Weekend

Most of us know a lot about maneuvering our boats in the water, but what about on the road? We typically have to transport them for repairs or seasonal storage and there are many important things to know when doing … Continue reading

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Down the Bay Race

More than 35 boats ranging in size from 24 to 72 feet are currently slated to participate in the Down the Bay Race for the Virginia Cruising Cup starting next Friday, May 27. The race will start in Annapolis, MD … Continue reading

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Annapolis Spring Sails Event May 7 & 8

The 2011 Annapolis Spring Sails Event is coming up the weekend of May 7-8 at the Bert Jabins Yacht Yard & Port Annapolis Marina. The event will feature all of Annapolis’ major sailboat dealers, including 11 new boat brands and … Continue reading

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