Welcome to the Annapolis Arts
and Entertainment District

Between Calvert Street and Spa Road, there is a lot going on! Annapolis’ Arts and Entertainment District is the central place for the Arts to Explode in Annapolis. This is your A&E District - where all things ART can thrive! The A&E District has much to offer, Residents, Artists and Businesses – Entertainment, Opportunity, Growth! See what’s here for you!

Calling Graphic Artists!

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Chocolate Binge Fest!




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Inaugural Chocolate Binge Festival & Holiday Light Canopy! Holiday vendors, free hot cocoa, moon bounce, live music, kids comedy improv & more!...read more

Annapolis Fringe Festival! Think fun culture! This evening event features a variety of performers offering edgy theatre, performers and whimsical talent...read more

Chicken Walk Contest! What's your favorite A&E Chick? Pick up a Chicken Walk Calendar and enter a drawing to win great A&E district prizes!  On going until October...read more

A Victory for the Artist! The passage of SB 1054/HB 1516 is a positive outcome of the 2014 session that redefines the definition of “qualifying residing artist” read more

A&E Districts Attract Visitors, Support More Than 5,000 New Jobs Maryland’s 20 Arts and Entertainment (A&E) Districts collectively supported  read more

ACAAC BWI Exhibit 11 - Now Accepting Submissions 'THE SKY IS THE LIMIT'... read more

Annapolis has a newly dedicated arts and entertainment district... read more




Annapolis Arts District

212 West St
Annapolis MD 21401

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