Miracle on 34th Street

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, [...]

Miracle on 34th Street Hampden 2014

November 25th, 2014

Miracle on 34th Street 2014 in Hampden will be lit on 11/29 5-6pm. Lit from dusk until 11pm each night, 34th Street is fun to explore! The residents of 34th St in Hampden do this voluntarily for their enjoyment, and the enjoyment of thousands who come to visit. You can walk down the street, walk up [...]

Miracle on 34th Street 2013 Hampden

December 7th, 2013

Miracle on 34th Street 2013 in Hampden is lit and ready to go! Lit from dusk until 11pm each night, 34th Street is a dream to explore! The residents of 34th St in Hampden do this voluntarily for their enjoyment, and the enjoyment of thousands who come to visit. You can walk down the street, [...]

Hampden Named Forbes’ 15th Best American Hipster Neighborhood

September 25th, 2012

Hampden was named Forbes' 15th Best American Hipster Neighborhood in their review of 250 neighborhoods in major cities across the country. Forbes has a number of lists and rankings of cities, and this is the first for the "hipster neighborhood" series. A hispter, as defined by Merriam-Webster, and used by Forbes for their rankings, is [...]

Hampdenfest 2012

September 5th, 2012

Hampdenfest 2012 is September 8. The famous Toilet races are on as usual, a number of food and drink vendors, as well as exhibitors and vendors! This year the toilet race is at 2pm. There are three stages with music (three with bands, one tent with a DJ) with shows beginning at 11am. This year [...]

Honfest 2012

June 4th, 2012

Honfest 2012 is this weekend, June 9 & 10, 2012 - so get your colorful eye shadow, beehive in place, your Bawlmer accent ready, and head on down to Hampden for a fun-filled weekend! Honfest's hours will be Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 12-6pm. Don't miss the "Gathering of the Hons" on Saturday at 4pm at Roland [...]

HampdenFest 2011

September 8th, 2011

Hampdenfest 2011 is Saturday, September 10, 2011 from 10am-7pm. Always a good time, there are exhibitors, games, entertainment, and more. Plus this is the last year for "Hampden Idol!" The big draws tend to be the wildly popular "Toilet Bowl Race" and the Hampden Film Festival. This year there is even the Great Baltimore Mac [...]

HampdenFest 2010

August 26th, 2010

HampdenFest 2010 will be held September 11, 2010 from 10 am - 7 pm on the Avenue -- 36th Street -- in Hampden, Hon! HampdenFest is a community arts festival with four blocks of arts & crafts vendors, local food and drink, antiques, kids' activities, three stages for art & musical performances, and the Hampden [...]

Honfest 2010

May 26th, 2010

Honfest 2010 is coming up, and the Hons in Hampden are ready! This year's Honfest is June 12 & 13. For those unfamiliar with the Baltimore term, "Hon", here is an explanation from the Honfest website: HonFest is a local tradition. The Bawlmer term of endearment, Hon, short for Honey, embodies the warmth and affection [...]