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Washington Monument Lighting 2012

December 4th, 2012

The Washington Monument Lighting 2012 is Thursday, December 6. The event starts at 5:30pm and runs until 8:00pm. The actual ceremony starts around 7pm and the lighting itself around 7:45pm. This year Lardarius Webb from the Baltimore Ravens is the celebrity lighter! After it is lit, fireworks and a laser show will delight the crowd. [...]

Buying into Baltimore Homebuying Fair East 2012

September 7th, 2012

The Buying into Baltimore Homebuying Fair for the East side is this Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 8:30am-4pm. The event begins at Mergenthaler Vocational Technical High School ("Mervo"), located at 3500 Hillen Rd, Baltimore, MD 21218, with Check-in and Neighborhood tour sign up from 8:30-11am. There is a $15 per person charge to participate. Home [...]

Dollar Days in Downtown Baltimore December 3 & 4

November 30th, 2011

This weekend is "Dollar or Less Days" in Downtown Baltimore, where museums open for a dollar or less -- and invite you to join in the fun! This is part of the "Downtown for the Holidays" promotion, trying to bring people Downtown in the month of December. There are 15 museums participating this year, including the [...]

Washington Monument Lighting 2011

November 28th, 2011

The Washington Monument Lighting is always a popular event, with nearby museums and shops participating, and many people coming to enjoy the magic of lights, fireworks, and this year, a laser show finale choreographed to music! This year is the 40th Annual Lighting of the Washington Monument, so expect an extra special night. The lighting [...]

Stoop Storytelling in Center Plaza Thursday October 4, 2011

September 19th, 2011

**Please note, date change. It will now be October 4, 2011** This Thursday, September 22, 2011, bring chairs, blankets, and food, and join in for a neat, free event! This FREE event runs from 5:00-7:30pm, and from 5-5:30 is free wine and beer from local vendors! The theme of the evening will be "Scaling the [...]

Buying Into Baltimore Homebuying Fair East 2011

September 6th, 2011

The Buying into Baltimore Homebuying Fair for the East side is this Saturday, September 10, 2011 from 8:30am-2pm. The event begins at Mergenthaler Vocational Technical High School ("Mervo") with Check-in and Neighborhood tour sign up from 8:30-11am. There is a $10 per person charge to participate. Home buying classes are 9-11:00am, then 11am-1:15pm are the [...]

Mount Vernon Washington Monument Lighting 2010

November 27th, 2010

The Washington Monument Lighting in Mount Vernon happens this Thursday, December 2, 2010, with activities beginning around 5:30 pm! Always a beautiful event, the ceremony begins around 7 pm with the actual lighting around 7:20 pm. This is the 39th year of the event, and it is always highly anticipated! This year ELMO stops by [...]

Downtown Baltimore Dollar Days December 4 & 5, 2010

November 19th, 2010

Downtown Baltimore will be having its' Dollar or Less Days on December 4 & 5, 2010 as part of the Downtown for the Holidays promotion in the City. Put together and promoted by the Downtown Partnership, this is a great opportunity to visit many  participating museums, centers, and attractions in Downtown Baltimore -- [...]

October is Kids Month in Downtown Baltimore

October 22nd, 2010

The month of October is Kids Month in Downtown Baltimore, and there are still two weekends left and one full week to enjoy the festivities. Tagging onto the Free Fall Baltimore promotion, Kids Month has many free events, or discounts on other experiences. Saturday is a Family Concert with sing along and a free movie [...]

Buying into Baltimore $4,000 Incentive Fall 2010

August 25th, 2010

Buying a home Baltimore just became a little sweeter for homebuyers looking on the east side. The Housing Authority of Baltimore City sent a press release out this morning with this great announcement that 50 eligible buyers participating in the Buying into Baltimore event on September 11, 2010 will receive $4,000 towards their new home, [...]