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Great Grapes Hunt Valley 2014

May 14th, 2014

Great Grapes Wine & Food Festival in Hunt Valley is May 31 & June 1, 2014 at Oregon Ridge Park. Twenty Maryland Wineries will be represented at this 12th Annual event, which will be held from Noon-6pm each day. The Cheese Pavilion, Spice Pavilion, and Olive Oil Pavilions are back. As in past years, live [...]

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks 2013

June 24th, 2013

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks will be held throughout the last weekend in June, as well as during the week of July 4th this year, since the actual holiday is on a Thursday. The current schedule, according to the Baltimore County Government's website is: June 29 Jacksonville Elementary School (rain date: June 30) 3400 Hillendale Heights [...]

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks 2012

June 21st, 2012

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks will be held throughout the weekend and week of July 4th this year, since the actual holiday is on a Wednesday. The current schedule per the Baltimore County Government's website is: June 30 Eastern Yacht Club 2330 Seneca Road, Middle River 21221 Jacksonville Elementary School (rain date: July 1) [...]

Great Grapes in Hunt Valley 2012

May 31st, 2012

Great Grapes Wine & Food Festival is this weekend June 2 & 3, 2012 at Oregon Ridge Park in Hunt Valley. Twenty Maryland Wineries will be represented with over 200 wines. This year there are new special pavilions: The Cheese Pavilion, Grilling Pavilion, Spice Pavilion, Wine Aroma Pavilion, and Olive Oil Pavilion. There is also [...]

Labor Day Outside of Downtown Baltimore

September 2nd, 2011

Well, with the Grand Prix road closures already causing major issues with traffic in Downtown Baltimore on Thursday, many who are staying in town for Labor Day weekend wonder what activities there may be to do -- OUTSIDE of the city. Baltimore County has much to offer! The Maryland State Fair is still going strong [...]

4th of July Baltimore Fireworks and Parades 2011

June 27th, 2011

Are you staying in town for 4th of July? There are plenty of events happening in Baltimore County. Baltimore County 4th of July fireworks will happen on a few different days in different locations. The Baltimore County fireworks schedule, per their website, is currently: July 2, 2011 Eastern Yacht Club 2330 Seneca Road Jacksonville Elementary [...]

Great Grapes at Oregon Ridge 2011

June 9th, 2011

The Great Grapes Wine Festival will be back at Oregon Ridge Park in Hunt Valley on June 11 & 12, 2011! Always a good time for all, the festival has plenty for both adults and kids to enjoy! New this year is a shuttle from the Hunt Valley Light Rail Station, which runs from 11am-7pm. [...]

Baltimore Earth Day 2011

April 22nd, 2011

Friday, April 22, 2011 is Earth Day across the US. Earth Day began on April 22 in 1970, making this the 41st Anniversary. The first Earth Day, according to Wikipedia, was originally a teach-in held by US Senator Gaylord Nelson, and 20 million people participated. It is now celebrated in 175 countries, and over 500 [...]

Oregon Ridge Pancake Breakfast 2011

March 3rd, 2011

The Oregon Ridge Nature Center in Cockeysville is having its' annual Pancake Breakfast this Saturday and Sunday, March 5 & 6, 2011 from 8am-noon. Using real maple syrup from the trees in the park, like that tapped last weekend at the Maple Syrup event, it should be a great time for all! Tickets are $6.00 [...]

Baltimore 4th of July Events

July 1st, 2010

Baltimore has many 4th of July events for people to enjoy. The largest one is in Downtown Baltimore called "Ports of America Chesapeake Fourth of July Celebration". Entertainment begins at 2 pm with the jazz band Lovecraft, and at 8 pm the Naval Academy's Electric Brigade begins at 8 pm. Fireworks are scheduled to go [...]