Downtown Baltimore

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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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2017 Pratt Street, Butcher’s Hill Home For Sale

May 17th, 2016

2017 Pratt Street is a Butcher's Hill home for sale at $619,000. Located in the Butcher's Hill community right near Patterson Park and the Pagoda, it is very convenient to the Inner Harbor, Fell's Point, Canton public transportation, and main roads for commutes. 2017 Pratt Street is a four bedroom, three full bath Federal style rowhome [...]

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Preakness 2016

May 16th, 2016

Preakness 2016 is May 21. There are activities through the week leading up to the big race, from Sunrise walks to pre-preakness parties. Friday, May 20 is Black-Eyed Susan Day, with races throughout the day and special events. There are races scheduled throughout the day on Saturday, May 21, and the 141st Running of the [...]

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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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Mother’s Day Baltimore 2016

May 3rd, 2016

Mother's Day Baltimore 2016 is May 8. There are many ideas to celebrate moms in Baltimore! The Orioles are in town, and they are having a special giveaway for moms both Saturday night and Sunday afternoon. Visit for tickets and details. On Saturday, May 7, take Mom to visit the Cylburn Arboretum, for its [...]

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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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Johns Hopkins University Spring Fair 2016

April 6th, 2016

The Johns Hopkins University Spring Fair 2016 is April 15-17. Hours for the 45th Annual Fair are: Friday 12-8 (10pm for food,)  Saturday 10-8, Sunday 10-6. There is so much to do and see. It is for both students and the surrounding community. There is even a kids area with activities, events, music, magic and [...]

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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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Hampden Named One of Hottest Neighborhoods in US for 2016

March 8th, 2016

Hampden was named one of the hottest neighborhoods in the United States for 2016. Not just one of the hottest in the Mid-Atlantic or Maryland. One of the hottest in the entire United States! It came in at #8 on the list created by Redfin, per the Baltimore Sun. Hampden is known for its' eclectic stores, [...]