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A two-day, outdoor celebration of the arts and Maryland’s fruit of the vine!

 

It’s a celebration of the area’s artists and Maryland’s vineyards! The annual festival is a weekend of fine art, handmade crafts, wine tastings from over 25 Maryland wineries, live music all day long, and delectable cuisine and activities for the whole family. Conveniently located at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, a short distance from historic downtown Annapolis, it’s one of the most anticipated area events of the year.

Festival Q&A

When is the Festival?

Saturday, June 10, 2017 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, June 11, 2017 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where is it located?

At the conveniently located Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, a short distance from historic downtown Annapolis, Maryland, a colonial waterfront community filled with unique shops, restaurants and attractions, in addition to a lively arts and entertainment scene.

Are Pets Allowed?

Yes! The Festival is pet-friendly. However, we do ask that you clean up after your pets.

What type of ID is needed to purchase a wine tasting ticket?

EVERYONE must present a driver’s license with photo ID that verifies the legal drinking age of 21. THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS.

What is each person’s responsibility in regard to alcohol consumption?

All guests of The Annapolis Arts, Crafts & Wine Festival are expected to drink responsibly and ensure they have a safe means of transportation before leaving the event. Any guest found to be intoxicated during the event and/or creating a disturbance will be asked to leave the event by staff security and will not be issued a refund.

Can coolers, backpacks, and outside drinks allowed into the festival?

No, everything consumed must be purchased on the premises. All wine must be sampled in the tasting glass provided. We encourage you to purchase a bottle or two of wine while relaxing listening to our musicians — and feel free to bring your own chairs and blankets and no pop up tents !

Is parking available?

Yes. Ample on-site parking at stadium is available for $10 per car. See information below on location and parking options.

May people under age 21 attend?

Yes, the event is open to all ages. Stroll among the many arts and crafts exhibitors — check out the KIDS’ ART area — purchase excellent cuisine — bring chairs and blankets to enjoy the music all day long!

Location

Parking

The festival is located at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, 550 Taylor Ave, Annapolis, MD 21401.

 

Parking is available on site for $10/car, via the Pinnacle Parking. Please enter through Gate 5 on the west side of Taylor Avenue. Payment Options: Cash, Visa, MasterCard

 

There are four parking garages all within a mile or less of the stadium. These garages offer easy access to local attractions and nightlife before or after the festival. See the map for locations and information. The Calvert Street Garage is free on the weekends and the others have hourly fees.

Stay & Explore Annapolis

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Our festival is part of Annapolis Arts Week, a week long celebration of the arts. Check out other festivals, exhibits, and performances during this week.

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Make a weekend of your trip to Annapolis and book a room, check out a local restaurant, and explore the city. Visit Annapolis has all the up to date information.

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Want to learn more about the arts community in Annapolis? Check out Explorer Annapolis for local blogs highlighting some our artists, galleries and hidden treasures.

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Have questions? We are here to help with anything you may need. Please contact us for support.

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If you are planning to exhibit or have questions,
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Thank You to Our Supporters 

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