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It’s the 2020 Family Favorites!

The Family Favorites nominations are in and we can’t wait to put on our masks to check them out!

Read on to find the top winners in categories like where to the best place is to that perfect ice cream cone swirl or the best place to shop local. Family Favorites has all you need to find that perfect place to eat, play, shop, and run your household. Thank you those who sent in recommendations on all of your favorite places you can’t wait to get back to as the world is opening back up again. We know you’ll be smiling underneath your mask as you explore these Family Favorites!

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CAN’T WAIT DATE NIGHT

Vin 909
Annapolis
vin909.com

Jesse Jays Latin Inspired Kitchen
Churchton
jessejays.com

Chart House
Annapolis
chart-house.com

MOM’S FAVORITE HAPPY HOUR

Vida Taco
Annapolis, Severna Park
vidatacobar.com

Level
Annapolis
levelannapolis.com

Broadneck Grill & Cantina
Cape St. Claire, Edgewater
broadneckgrill.com

FEED ME! KIDS’ FAVORITE MENU

Miss Shirley’s
Annapolis, Inner Harbor, Roland Park
missshirleys.com

Garry’s
Severna Park
garrysgrill.com

Park Tavern
Severna Park
parktavernsp.com

Glory Days Grill
Edgewater, Pasadena
glorydaysgrill.com

SUMMERTIME STAPLE: CRAB CAKES

Boatyard Bar & Grill
Annapolis
boatyardbarandgrill.com

Edgewater Restaurant
Edgewater
edgewaterrestaurant.blogspot.com

The Point Crab House and Grill
Arnold
thepointcrabhouse.com

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TAKEOUT: AN ESSENTIAL WORKER

Lemongrass
Annapolis, Arnold
lemongrassannapolis.com

Main & Market
Annapolis
mainandmarket.com

Mission BBQ
Various locations
mission-bbq.com

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Iron Rooster
Annapolis, Baltimore, Cockeysville
ironroosterallday.com

Grump’s Café
Annapolis, Crofton
grumpscafe.com

Eggcellence
Annapolis
eggcellencebrunchery.com

SCREAMING FOR ICE CREAM

Storm Bros. Ice Cream Factory
Annapolis
stormbros.com

The Daily Scoop
Pasadena
dailyscoopicecream.biz

Annapolis Ice Cream Company
Annapolis
annapolisicecream.com

BEST OVERALL DINING WITH SOCIALLY DISTANCED TABLES

Severn Inn
Annapolis
severninn.com

Galway Bay
Annapolis
galwaybaymd.com

Café Mezzanotte
Severna Park
cafemezzanotte.com

GRAYS BE GONE

Ascension
Annapolis
ascensionsalon.com

Fabu’ Salon & Spa
Severna Park
fabusalononline.com

Varuna Salon Spa
Annapolis
varunasalonspa.com

NO MORE HOME HAIRCUTS

Pigtails & Crewcuts
Annapolis
pigtailsandcrewcuts.com/annapolis

Floyd’s 99 Barbershop
Annapolis, Baltimore, Crofton, Columbia, Ellicott City
floydsbarbershop.com

Capistrano Barbershop
Annapolis
capistranobarbershop.com

SHOP LOCAL
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Whimsicality
Annapolis
shopwhimsicality.com

Annebeth’s
Annapolis
annebeths.biz

The Painted Cottage
Edgewater
thepaintedcottagemd.com

FAVORITE CONSIGNMENT STORE

Savvy Consignment
Severna Park
savvyconsignment.com

Return to Oz
Annapolis
ozconsignments.com

Uptown Cheapskate
Annapolis
uptowncheapskate.com/location/annapolis

STAYING ACTIVE

Chesapeake Health and Fitness
Deale
chesfitclub.com

Evolutions
Annapolis
evolutionsannapolis.com

Fit4Mom Annapolis
Annapolis
annapolis.fit4mom.com

FAVORITE VIRTUAL ACTIVITY

Zoom meet ups
zoom.com

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems
kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems

Artworks TO Gogh art lessons
artworksstudio.info

SAVING GRACE STREAMING SERVICE

Netflix
netflix.com

Hulu
hulu.com

Disney+
disneyplus.com

OUTSTANDING OUTDOOR PLACE

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
Lothian
jugbay.org

Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks
aacounty.org/departments/recreation-parks/parks
-Beverly Triton Nature Park
-Quiet Waters Park

River’s Edge Forest Play
West River
riversedgeforestplay.com

LOVE THIS MUSEUM/INDOOR PLAY PLACE

Smithsonian Museums
Washington, D.C.
si.edu

ClimbZone
Laurel
climbzone.us/laurel

The Playseum
Annapolis, Bethesda
playseum.com

PLAYGROUND FUN

Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks
aacounty.org/departments/recreation-parks/parks
-Bestgate Park
-Davidsonville Park
-Kinder Farm
-Lake Waterford
-Riva Area Park
-Quiet Waters

Hallowing Point Park
Prince Frederick
calvertcountymd.gov

Dunkirk District Park
Dunkirk
co.cal.md.us

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Mission Escape Rooms
Annapolis, Hanover, Waugh Chapel
missionescaperooms.com

Naptown Sings and Plays!
Annapolis
naptownsings.com

Eco Adventures
Millersville
ecoadventures.org

FAVORITE THEATER

Building Better People Productions
Annapolis
bbpproductions.com

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts
Annapolis
marylandhall.org

BEST MARTIAL ARTS

Mission Martial Arts
Arnold
missiontkd.com

South River Martial Arts
Edgewater
srmausa.com

Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi
Arnold
jingying.org

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Mathnasium
Annapolis, Severna Park
mathnasium.com/annapolis

Khan Academy
khanacademy.org

The Polymath Place
Deale
thepolymathplace.com

BEST GYMNASTICS

Thrive Gymnastics
Annapolis, Arnold
thrivegym.com

My Gym
Annapolis
mygym.com/annapolis

FAVORITE DRAWING/ART/PAINTING 
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Columbia
kidzart.com/franchise/centralmd

Artworks Studio
Annapolis
artworksstudio.info

ArtFarm Studios
Annapolis
artfarmannapolis.com

BEST MUSIC LESSONS

Barker Studios360
Davidsonville
ckbkkb.wixsite.com/voicelessons-withkim

Naptown Sings and Plays!
Annapolis
naptownsings.com

Music Together Chesapeake
Annapolis, Crofton, Edgewater, Severna Park
musictogetherchesapeake.com

BEST DANCE LESSONS

Arts ‘n Motion
Odenton
artsnmotion.com

The Dance Center of Severna Park
Severna Park
spcommunitycenter.org/dance.html

Ballet Theatre of Maryland
Annapolis
balletmaryland.org

RECOMMENDED FINANCIAL PLANNER

CovingtonAlsina
Annapolis
covingtonalsina.com

Paul Schiavone, Edward Jones
Churchton
410-867-1737

Pinnacle Advisory Group
Columbia
pinnacleadvisory.com

ADVICE FROM AN EXPERT

Tara Frame, Frame & Frame
Annapolis, Pasadena, Frederick, Stevensville
frameandframelaw.com/firm-overview/tara-k-frame

Kevin Schaeffer, Council Baradel
Annapolis, Prince Frederick
councilbaradel.com/attorneys/kevin-m-schaeffer

Dawn M. Green, Law Office of Dawn M. Green
Annapolis
dawngreenlaw.com/attorney/dawn-m-green

BEST AUTO REPAIR

Accurate Auto
Annapolis
accurateautoservice.com

Good Old Days Auto Service
Deale
410-867-7998

Severna Park Automotive
Severna Park
severnaparkautomotive.com

FAVORITE REALTOR

Nicki Palermo, RE/MAX One
Annapolis
justasknicki.com

Rick OShea, RE/MAX Leading Edge
Annapolis
annapolisrealestateservices.com

Jennifer Novak, Keller Williams Flagship of Maryland
Millersville
jennifernovakhomes.com

BEST VETERINARIAN

Muddy Creek Animal Hospital
West River
muddycreekanimalhospital.com

Hoffman Animal Hospital
Annapolis
hoffmanah.com

Greater Annapolis Veterinary Hospital
Annapolis
greaterannapolisveterinaryhospital.com

BEST PET BOARDING

Dogwood Acres
Davidsonville
dogwoodacres.com

Happy Tails Pet Resort
Crownsville
happytailspetresort.com

Perfect Pet Resort
Lothian
perfectpetresort.com

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