Baltimore

Baltimore Restaurant Week Winter 2018

January 5th, 2018

Baltimore Restaurant Week Winter 2018 is January 12-21 at a good number of restaurants in Baltimore City. There are many different eateries on the list of restaurants in Baltimore. The participating restaurants will have prix-fixe menus. Three course dinners will be $35 or $25, depending on the place, (I will note, though, that in the past, the majority have [...]

Baltimore City Christmas Tree Pickup 2018

December 27th, 2017

Baltimore City Christmas Tree Pickup 2018 will be happening January 9-January 31, 2018! The Baltimore City Department of Public Works just posted on their website on 12/26/17: "DPW will offer curbside tree collection beginning Tuesday, January 9 through Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Residents should set out trees on their regularly scheduled trash collection day, at the [...]

Dollar Days Baltimore 2017

December 1st, 2017

Dollar Days in Downtown Baltimore 2017 are Saturday, December 9 & Sunday, December 10. What are Dollar Days? Technically Dollar or Less Days, they are the days where participating Downtown Baltimore museums offer admission for $1 or less! This year, fourteen venues are participating. We have been to the Maryland Science Center with friends for dollar days, [...]

Washington Monument Lighting 2017

November 30th, 2017

The Washington Monument Lighting 2017 is Thursday, December 7. The event starts at 5:00pm and runs until 8:00pm. The actual ceremony starts around 7pm and the lighting itself with laser lights and a firework finale around 7:45pm. From 5:00-7 in the South Park, there will be holiday crafts and photos with Santa. There will be [...]

Thank You Veterans 2017

November 10th, 2017

Thank you to our Veterans. Veterans Day is Saturday, November 11, 2017. This is a day when I thank both our veterans and our active military personnel for the freedoms they help to protect. Last week, my son’s school invited fathers again to come & work side-by-side with their sons, putting together care packages with [...]

Baltimore Inner Harbor Ice Rink 2017

November 2nd, 2017

The Baltimore Inner Harbor Ice Rink will open November 10, 2017! It is scheduled to be open every day, even holidays. Hours are: Monday through Thursday  12:00pm–10:00pm Friday  12:00pm-11:00pm Saturday 10:00am – 11:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am – 8:00 pm There are exceptions for these hours: There will be Extended Holiday Hours: December 23rd through January 1st: [...]

Lennar to buy CalAtlantic Homes

October 31st, 2017

Lennar home building company is set to buy CalAtlantic homes, according to a CNBC article. The combination would create the largest new home builder in the US. Lennar hopes this will help them access more land and greater building opportunities. Here are more details in the CNBC article. CalAtlantic was headquartered in Virginia and California, [...]

Halloween in Baltimore 2017

October 23rd, 2017

The weekend before Halloween in Baltimore is often filled with fun activities and good times! This year Halloween is on Tuesday, so some many of the events will be the weekend before for Baltimore Halloween fun! I will put the date of the event in BOLD so you know which dates to find these events! Hunt [...]

OktoBEARfest 2017 at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

October 6th, 2017

OktoBEARfest 2017 is at the Baltimore Zoo on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 12-4pm. This is a fun Maryland Zoo in Baltimore event with seasonal beers, live music, food and more, in true Oktoberfest style. 2017 marks the sixth year of the event, and every year has been a great success! Admission to Oktobearfest at the Waterfowl [...]

Baltimore Beer Week 2017

October 5th, 2017

Baltimore Beer Week is October 13-22, 2017 in and around the Baltimore area. This is the Ninth Annual event! What is Baltimore Beer Week? Well, according to their website, Baltimore Beer Week is a collaborative effort of businesses and beer enthusiasts in our community to highlight awareness and quality of all things beer in the [...]