Few areas are as distinctly “Maryland” as the capital city of Annapolis, an ideal place to host a wedding. Known since the colonial days for its hospitality, Annapolis remains a Mid-Atlantic hub for social gatherings, recreation, and fine cuisine. Annapolis is centrally located between Baltimore and Washington, DC, and easily accessible from most areas within the state of Maryland.
There are a wide variety of options for celebrating your special day within the city of Annapolis and the surrounding areas. From cozy bed-and-breakfasts to historic mansions and inns, intimate restaurants to glamorous hotels on the waterfront or right downtown, this city has it all.
Wedding DJ in Annapolis, Maryland
We’ve performed at practically every wedding venue in Annapolis, including:
- Chesapeake Bay Foundation
- Loews Annapolis
- Westin Annapolis
- Governor Calvert House
- Annapolis Waterfront Marriott
- Annapolis Yacht Club
- U.S. Naval Academy Officers’ Club
- William Paca House
- Banneker-Douglass Museum
- Celebrations at the Bay
- Historic Londontown
- Chesapeake Beach Resort & Spa
- Herrington on the Bay
- Blue Heron Center at Quiet Waters Park
The city’s spectacular blend of sparkling water views, unique architecture and beautiful landscapes also provides a breathtaking backdrop for wedding photos. Whatever setting you’ve always envisioned for your wedding day, you’re sure to find it in Annapolis.
Annapolis is also perfect for long weekend weddings. Before and after your special event, your guests can enjoy exploring the city’s many specialty shops and historical attractions, as well as sporting events at the nearby Naval Academy or sailing on the Chesapeake Bay. The City Dock is the heart of downtown, offering fantastic views, live music, boat shows, craft vendors, water taxi service and more.
Out-of-town guests will appreciate the many accommodations available both inside the city and the nearby suburbs, allowing them time to unwind between activities. And, of course, their visit wouldn’t be complete without taking advantage of Annapolis’ many acclaimed restaurants and inviting pubs — what better place to enjoy an authentic Maryland crab cake or a local microbrew?
Couples wishing to be married in Annapolis, or anywhere in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, are required to obtain their marriage license from the Anne Arundel County Courthouse at 7 Church Circle in downtown Annapolis. The license must be secured 48 hours prior to the wedding, and a license is valid for six months from the date of issue.