Downtown Baltimore

Baltimore Restaurant Week Summer 2017

July 18th, 2017

Baltimore Restaurant Week Summer 2017 is July 28-August 6 at a good number of restaurants in Baltimore City. *EXTENDED THROUGH 8/13!* There are many eateries on the list of participating restaurants in Baltimore. Also, Bluestone in Timonium and The Oregon Ridge in Hunt Valley, both outside of the city, are joining in. The participating restaurants will have prix-fixe menus. Three course [...]

Artscape 2017

July 7th, 2017

Artscape 2017 is July 21-23! Artscape is a free arts festival in Downtown Baltimore with visual arts exhibits, live concerts, performing arts, family events, and more. Over 350,000 people are expected to visit over the three day event. Hours are Friday 11am-9pm, Saturday 11am-9pm and Sunday 11am-8pm. The location of the festival is Mount Royal Ave [...]

Oriole Park at Camden Yards Finalist for Nicest Place in America

June 29th, 2017

Oriole Park at Camden Yards was named a finalist in the Nicest Place in America contest by Reader's Digest. Not only is Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Downtown Baltimore a terrific place to catch a baseball game, part of what brought this place to the top 10 list is the Orioles' recognition of local [...]

Baltimore 4th of July 2017

June 22nd, 2017

Baltimore 4th of July has a great number of activities for many to enjoy! The "Baltimore’s Ports America Chesapeake Fourth of July Celebration" runs from 7-10pm on the 4th. Commodores U.S. Navy Jazz Ensemble performs at 7pm.  The huge fireworks display begins at 9:30pm, and usually lasts about 18 minutes. Here are more details about Tuesday's events. There are [...]

Baltimore Wine Fest 2017

June 9th, 2017

The Baltimore Wine Fest 2016 will be held June 18 at Canton Waterfront Park. From 12-7pm, you can try over 160 wines from around the world, craft beer and spirits, food from over 30 local restaurants, live music, and a family fun zone. The best part? A portion of the proceeds benefit Baltimore City Recreation and Parks. [...]

Baltimore Memorial Day 2017

May 23rd, 2017

If you are planning to be in Baltimore Memorial Day weekend, there are a number of activities to enjoy, as well as to remember. Brew at the Zoo is Saturday and Sunday at the Baltimore Zoo. Beer and wine samples, a kids play area, plus the animals and exhibits at the Zoo! More details and ticket information [...]

Baltimore Food and Wine Festival 2017

May 3rd, 2017

The Second Annual Baltimore Food and Wine Festival will be held May 6, 2017 at Rash Field in the Inner Harbor. From 12-5pm, you can try over 150 local and international wines, beer, and spirits, plus food to buy from local restaurants and food trucks. General admission is $39 in advance, $49 at the door, VIP, which [...]

Baltimore Farmers Market 2017

April 19th, 2017

The Baltimore Farmers Market 2017 season begins on April 23, 2017 and runs each Sunday through mid-December. Hours are 7am-noon every Sunday. This year marks the 40th year of the market! The Baltimore Farmers Market is located under the JFX at Holliday & Saratoga streets. What can you find at the Baltimore Farmers Market? According to the [...]

Baltimore Easter Egg Hunts 2017

March 30th, 2017

Baltimore Easter Egg Hunts 2017 will be over a few weekends, with the holiday falling on Sunday, April 16. Here are a few Easter Egg Hunts in Baltimore (plus a few other related events!) If you know of any others, please let me know, and I will add them to the list.   SATURDAY APRIL [...]

The EmporiYUM 2017

March 27th, 2017

The EmporiYUM 2017 will be held April 1 & 2 at 600 E Pratt Street in Downtown Baltimore. What is the EmporiYUM? It is a two-day food market showcasing a selection of artisans from the Mid-Atlantic region and around the U.S. 2014 was the inaugural year, and it was a huge success, as were the past two years! [...]