Zip codes: 21060, 21061, 21062
David's Bridal during a rare quiet moment. (Photo by Jessica M. Garrett, Special to SunSpot)



Location: 20 minutes from Baltimore in Anne Arundel County

Detour: You can bike as far as Glen Burnie on the Baltimore & Annapolis Trail before you have to divert to the BWI Trail.

Multiple personalities: Michael's 8th Avenue hosts everything from wedding receptions to Ballroom Boxing.

I do -- a lot: David's Bridal measures a whopping 22,500 square feet, has 2,400 wedding dresses in stock and helps 5,000 brides a week.

Next! Figure out how many minutes you'll wait in line at the Glen Burnie MVA's Web site.
Ahhh, there's nothing like the lovely sight of an illuminated "HOT DOUGHNUTS NOW" sign at Krispy Kreme. (Photo by Jessica M. Garrett, Special to SunSpot)



Hit the books: The Glen Burnie location of Anne Arundel Community College is located at the Town Center.

Shaken or stirred: It takes 45 hours of training over two weeks to graduate from the Maryland Bartending Academy.

Best place to blow your diet: Krispy Kreme

Collectibles source: Twilite Zone is the place to go for comic books and comic supplies.