Downtown Baltimore

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Baltimore 4th of July 2016

June 23rd, 2016

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. The United States Navy Band Cruisers performs at 7pm.  The huge fireworks display begins at 9:30pm, and usually lasts about 18 minutes. Here are more details about Monday's events. There [...]

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Baltimore Wine Fest 2016

June 8th, 2016

The Baltimore Wine Fest 2016 will be held June 18 at Canton Waterfront Park. From 12-7pm, you can try over 140 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. [...]

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Baltimore Memorial Day 2016

May 20th, 2016

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 [...]

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Baltimore Food and Wine Fest 2016

May 7th, 2016

The Inaugural Baltimore Food and Wine Festival will be held May 14, 2016 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 gives [...]

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Baltimore Farmers Market 2016

April 13th, 2016

The Baltimore Farmers Market 2016 season begins on April 17, 2016 and runs each Sunday through December 18. Hours are 7am-noon every Sunday. This year marks the 39th 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 [...]

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The EmporiYUM 2016

April 11th, 2016

The EmporiYUM 2016 will be held April 16 & 17 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 (and a sell-out event, as [...]

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Baltimore Easter Egg Hunts 2016

March 15th, 2016

Baltimore Easter Egg Hunts 2016 will be over a few weekends, with the holiday falling on Sunday, March 27. 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. FRIDAY MARCH 18 [...]

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Baltimore Named a Top Ten City To Move After Graduation

February 19th, 2016

Baltimore was named a top ten city to move to after college graduation by the Huffington Post. Coming in at #9, Baltimore has a lot to offer those who have just graduated college! The list was put together by Rent.com. They surveyed 1000 Millennial renters, and found that they want to live somewhere with increased job potential [...]

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Work in DC Live in Baltimore

February 1st, 2016

Work in DC? Why not Live in Baltimore? That is a very good question that comes to light due to a recent ad campaign by Live Baltimore. The cost of living in Washington DC is currently much more expensive than Baltimore. There are many Baltimore condos, townhouses, and single family homes that are still affordable, and [...]

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Baltimore Restaurant Week Winter 2016

January 5th, 2016

Baltimore Restaurant Week Winter 2016 is January 22-31 at a good number of restaurants in Baltimore City. **Due to the Blizzard of 2016, Baltimore Restaurant Week has been extended to February 7, 2016** 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, [...]