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The Great Outdoors

Annual Spring Plant Sale

  Find rare and historic perennials, shrubs, trees, shade plants and heirloom vegetables at London Town & Gardens annual spring plant sale. 8am-noon at the gardens, Edgewater: 410-222-1919; www.historiclondontown.com. 

Earth Day 5K

  Take in spring as you run or walk to improve nature at Sierra Club’s Earth Day 5K. Leashed, friendly dogs welcome. Registration 7:30am; Race 8:30am at Quiet Waters Park, Annapolis. $25; rsvp: 410-703-0847; www.maryland.sierraclub.org/annearundel.

Bike Ride to End Hunger

  Bikers pedal to benefit End Hunger’s work. Choose from 63, 45 or 38 miles. Beginners follow a 16-mile biker-led route (10am). Afterward, enjoy food and music. Start at 7am at Chesapeake Church, Huntingtown. $59; rsvp: 410-257-5672; www.endhungercalvert.org. 

Spring Sailboat Show

  Ego Ally and surrounding docks fill with 70+ new and brokered sailboats, catamarans, mono hulls, inflatables, day sailors and paddle boards with 100 maritime exhibitors for the second annual Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show. Learn how to get your boat ready for a hurricane, plan a trip from the Bahamas to the Caribbean and more in workshops. FSa 10am-6pm; Su 10am-5pm at City Dock, Annapolis. $12/day w/age discounts: 410-268-8828; www.usboat.com.