HampdenFest 2019

September 12th, 2019

Hampdenfest 2019 is September 21. There will be live entertainment beginning at 11am on three different stages. There is a kids area with activities for children, a Dangerously Delicious Pies pie eating contest, and blocks of arts and crafts vendors and other wares from a wide range of merchants and artists. The famous Toilet Bowl Races are from [...]

DogFest 2019

September 10th, 2019

DogFest 2019 is September 21 at the Baltimore Humane Society in Reisterstown, Maryland. (Rain Date is October 5.) DogFest runs from 10am-4pm. Entrance fee is $15 per person. ($10 in advance!) Kids aged 6-12, $5, kids under 5, no cost. DogFest is a day to benefit dogs and cats in need who live at the [...]

Baltimore Seafood Festival 2019

September 3rd, 2019

The Baltimore Seafood Festival 2019 will be held September 14 from 12-7pm at the Canton Waterfront Park. The Baltimore Seafood Festival is an event where local Baltimore restaurants will showcase signature seafood dishes for all to enjoy! It will be held rain or shine. (There is a large tent where most of the activities will occur.) [...]

Maryland Tax Free Shopping Week 2019

August 7th, 2019

Maryland tax free shopping week 2019 is August 11-17, 2019. What is Tax Free Shopping Week? Tax Free Shopping week means that qualifying clothes and shoes under $100 each will not have the regular 6% sales tax added to the purchase during the tax free shopping time period. This means you can buy any number of qualifying individual items under [...]

Baltimore Restaurant Week Summer 2019

July 22nd, 2019

Baltimore Restaurant Week Summer 2019 is August 2-11 at a good number of restaurants in Baltimore City. 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 dinners will be [...]

Artscape 2019

July 9th, 2019

Artscape 2019 is July 19-21! 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-7pm. The location of the festival is Mount Royal [...]

Baltimore Named #5 in Most Undervalued Cities for Homebuyers in America

July 1st, 2019

Baltimore was named #5 in SmartAsset's Most Undervalued Cities for Homebuyers in America. SmartAsset analyzed data in 189 cities, comparing unemployment rates, high school graduation rates, the percentage of residents who have a higher education degree, crime rate, the price per square foot of an average home, how much entertainment/restaurants/activities that are easily gotten to, [...]

Baltimore 4th of July 2019

June 27th, 2019

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 Commodores, the 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 Wednesday's events. [...]

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks 2019

June 26th, 2019

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks will be held June 29 & 30, July 3rd & 4th this year. The current schedule, according to the Baltimore County Government's website is: Saturday, June 29 Jacksonville Elementary School Where: Jacksonville Elementary athletic fields, 3400 Hillendale Heights Rd, Phoenix, MD 21131 Rain date is June 30.   Sunday, June 30 [...]

Baltimore County 4th of July Parades 2019

June 24th, 2019

Baltimore County has a number of 4th of July parades scheduled, so you have your choice of locations! Here are the Baltimore County 4th of July Parades for 2019 according to community websites: Please note that the Hereford parade is on Sunday, June 30, 2019. The others are on the actual holiday, July 4, 2019. [...]