Chesapeake Family magazine hosts numerous community events throughout the year. We invite our readers to attend and we welcome our advertisers to participate. There's room for everyone at these great events:

Summer Camp & Activities Fair: Generally held in February, Chesapeake Family's Summer Camp & Activities Fair helps parents find summer camp options for their children. More than 60 local and out-of-state overnight camps and day camps come to Annapolis for the largest Summer Camp Fair in Anne Arundel County.  Here's a sample of the types of camps who attend: gymnastics, basketball, karate, eco-adventure, swimming, horseback riding, science, colonial, cheerleading, aerobics, ballet, tennis, rowing, hiking, dance and more. There's a camp for everyone from preschoolers to teenagers at Chesapeake Family's Summer Camp & Activities Fair. Be sure to check out our February and March issues which are packed-full of summer camp information as well as currently updated online directories. Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available. Click here for more info.

Education & Enrichment Fair: Held in the spring, Chesapeake Family's Education & Enrichment Fair provides parents with all the local educational options for their kids from preschool to high school – all under one roof! Parents can visit with representatives from private schools, public school systems, afterschool activities, charter schools, homeschool groups, preschools, learning support services and more. Attend a parenting workshop, get up-to-date information about immunizations and other health regulation requirements along with SAT Prep classes, and MD homeschool regulations, experience a Kindermusik class, play games and more. It's everything local parents need to choose the best educational options for their kids. One Day Only! Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available. Click here for more information.

Wine, Women & Roses Cruise: Held in May, it's the ultimate gift to give yourself or your Mom for Mother's Day. Join us as we cruise along the Chesapeake Bay aboard the area's largest luxury yacht, Catherine Marie, while being entertained, pampered and enjoying the company of other women. Bring a friend or make a friend. This all inclusive 3-hour women's cruise will delight all. Enjoy departing celebratory toast as well as…

  • Audience Readings by Psychic Twins Allyson & Adele
  • Salsa Dancing Lessons
  • Wine Tasting Discussions
  • Authentic Italian cuisine by Giolitti's of Annapolis
  • 2-hour Open Beer/Wine Bar
  • Exclusive On-board Discounts, Raffles and more…

Attendees enjoy delicious food and receive exclusive discounts not offered anywhere else. Previous activities/vendors include: psychics, hand massage therapists, fashion experts, make-up consultants, dance instructors and more. If you have a product or service that targets women and would like to be a part of this unique event or would like to purchase tickets, give us a call. Reservations required. Click here for more information.

Truxtun Youth Triathlon & TRI-iT Festival:  Held in June, Chesapeake Family's Truxton Youth Triathlon & TRI-iT Festival is a weekend of free family fun at Truxton Park Annapolis encouraging kids of all ages to get outside and get active. Kids are able to try a new sport, join a sports skills clinic, meet professional athletes and  sharpen current skills as well as learn to kayak, pitch a tent, swim in the Truxton pool, play games and more.  You'll find something for every member of the family! It's a weekend filled with fun, demonstrations and plenty of opportunities to play. Plus, the area's only Youth Triathlon. The triathlon starts and finishes at Truxton Park in Annapolis. Kids interested in joining our 2008 event should start training now.

More than 100 kids finished a Swim, Bike and Run last June. This year it could be YOU! All finishers get awards.

  • Swim laps in the Truxton Park pool
  • Ride a Bike from Truxton park to Maryland Hall and back to Truxton.
  • Finish up with a Run at Truxton.

Details about our 2008 events are posted now. Please visit our homepage and click on event of interest. Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available at all our events. Please call us for more information.  

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available at all of our events. Send us an e-mail if you'd like more information: [email protected].