Friends of Quiet Waters Park

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    Entries Now Open for the 7th Annual Friends of Quiet Waters Park Photo Contest! We welcome March and the coming of spring! It’s a great time to take those special photos! The 7th Friends of Quiet Waters Park annual photo contest is now open! Although we are all observing social distancing, the park is open […]

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  • Join the Friends Art Committee

    The Fine Arts Committee of the Friends of QuietWaters Park is seeking volunteers with fresh ideas and new perspectives to serve on the committee. The committee Support the Galleries at Quiet Waters Park through jurying, installation, publicity, attending receptions, sales and more! Learn More…

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  • Proposed Rowing/Sculling Facility within the Park

    Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works has released plans to develop a portion of Quiet Waters Park into a Paddling & Rowing Facility.  A virtual public meeting has been scheduled to present and discuss the proposal. The design shows two boardwalks off the main paved path behind the Holly Pavilion (nearest to the concert stage), […]

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  • ICE RINK UPDATE – Christmas 2020

    Sad News! – Quiet Waters Park Ice Rink will not open for the 2020/21 season due to the recent holiday spike in COVID19 cases. The County’s Department of Recreation and Parks and Department of Health made this difficult decision in an effort to protect our staff and citizens and lessen the community spread. The Quiet […]

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  • 2021 Photo Contest Winners Announced!

    Four judges from the Friends of Quiet Waters Park Fine Arts Committee had a challenging time selecting the final winning photographs to appear in the 2021 Friends of Quiet Waters Park desk calendar . However, through a blind judging process (where judges don’t know the identity of the photographer) thirteen finalists were finally selected to […]

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  • Quiet Waters Park 30th Anniversary Commemorative Poster On Sale!

    In celebration of the park’s 30th Anniversary, a commemorative poster that highlights the cherished features of the park was created by local artist Joe Barsin.  Joe’s artistic work is prevalent throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and includes his widely popular Maryland “Treasure the Chesapeake” license plate. The commemorative posters are on sale at the Quiet Water’s Park […]

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  • 2020 Art@the Park Cancelled

    Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and concerns about the safety of exhibitors and attendees, the Friends of Quiet Waters Park have cancelled the 2-day event.

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  • 2020 Summer Concert Series Cancelled

    Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks has cancelled this year’s Summer Concert Series due to concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • 5th Annual Photo Contest Winners Announced!

    The Winning Photos for the 5th Annual Friends of Quiet Waters Park Photo Contest have been announced!  All photographs will be featured in the Quiet Waters Park 2020 Calendar. The winning photographs will be featured in a 2020 calendar and will be announced through various social media including the Friends’ website, Facebook and Newsletter. To view the winners visit our web page under Programs and Events.

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  • Nature Center Campaign Kicks Off

    The Friends of Quiet Waters Park are pleased to announce our plans for establishing a small Nature Center in the Visitor’s Center

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Quiet Waters Park is located in Annapolis, MD along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay and South River.

600 Quiet Waters Park Road Annapolis, MD 21403

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