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November Events

November events in the Baltimore area

Here are some November events happening in and around Baltimore. Go out and be a part of our community as a participant or bring the whole family.


Second Saturday Square & Contra Dance

Folk and square dancing

Courtesy Baltimore Folk Music Society.

Grab your partner and do-si-do! The Baltimore Folk Music Society presents American Square and Contra Dancing on the second Saturday of the month running from 8:00-11:00 pm, with a short break in the middle.

St. Marks on the Hill
1620 Reisterstown Road.
Pikesville, MD 21208
Second Saturday of the month from now until October 2018.
Visit their website.


The African-American Community in Fell’s Point 1797-1860’s

Preservation society is dedicated to the history of baltimore

Courtesy of Preservation Society.

Come see this wonderful lecture series with four speakers who will highlight the his...

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October Events

October events in the Baltimore area

Here are some October events happening in and around Baltimore. Go out and be a part of our community as a participant in these events.


Halloween Trick or Treat at the Baltimore Visitor Center

trick or treat at baltimore visitor center

Happy Halloween!

Looking for a safe place to Trick or Treat? Stop by the Baltimore Visitor Center. Candy treats for all. Dress up if the spirit moves you.
Baltimore Visitor Center
401 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Saturday, October 28-Tuesday, October 31, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.
Visit their website.

BCAG Peace Exhibition

BCAG peace exhibit

Courtesy Baltimore County Arts Guild.

Love art? Come check out this display from the Baltimore County Arts Guild. The exhibit has a theme of peace. Two and three dimensional work will be displayed.

Baltimore County Arts Guild
1101 Maiden ...

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Baltimore April events

April events in the Baltimore area

Here are some April events happening in and around Baltimore to start this new year right. Get out to support the O’s or visit a farmers’ market. All of that and more is happening this month in our town.


Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar

farmers' market fun in Baltimore

Image courtesy of promotionandarts.org.

Under the overpass at the end of the JFX is where you will find Baltimore most well known farmers’ market. You name it, you can find it here: fresh produce, baked goods, food vendors, meat, eggs and even jewelry. It’s a family friendly place on Sunday mornings downtown.

Jones Falls Expressway
315 North Guilford Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
April 23, 2017 – December 17, 2017 from 7 am -noon.
Visit their website.


Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey presents Out Of This World

circus coming to town

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November events around Baltimore

November events in the Baltimore area

Here are some events happening in and around Baltimore this November. Go ice skating, eat amazing food and experience Baltimore’s most amazing holiday light display. All of that and more this month in our town.


Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at the National Aquarium

Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer in 4D

Image courtesy of the National Aquarium.

You’ve never seen Rudolph like this before. Visiting the National Aquarium is a lot of fun, but nothing is as amazing as the 4-D Immersion Theater. Get ready – it’s a 3-D movie with lots of extra surprises!
National Aquarium
501 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

Sail Baltimore Presents: Peter Willemoes Danish Naval Warship

Danish warship

Photo courtesy of Visit Baltimore.

Come check out this amazing Danish warship in the Broa...
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September Events Around Baltimore

September Community Events

Spend some time in and around Baltimore in September. Our community offers many events this month including a Yankees series at Camden Yards, concerts, lots of food and fun.


Que at the Zoo

Baltimore Maryland Zoo in September

Image courtesy of QUE at the ZOO.

Get your fill of live music with The Bridge, People’s Blues of Richmond, E.L.M., Bunk Buddha, Brooks Long & the Mad Dog No Good and DJs from AYA. But there’s more! You can also get your fill of food. Your mouth will be watering for the BBQ competition with ribs, pulled pork, chicken and much more.

Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
1876 Mansion House Drive
Baltimore, MD 21217
Visit their website.
Tickets: General Admission – $29 Enjoy music and the zoo, Qued Up General Admission – $59 GA + BBQ Judges Ticket (Limited Quantity), VIP – $65 Tunes, Zoo...
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July events in and around Baltimore

July Events

Spend some time in and around Baltimore in July. Our community offers many events this month including a visit to the Baltimore Orioles, concerts and outdoor movies.


Summer Entertainment on the Squares

free movies in mt vernon

Image courtesy of baltimore.org

Come watch movies outdoors at Mt. Vernon Place. Socialize with your neighbors as they gather for this event. Watch the movie “Brooklyn” on August 3.
Mount Vernon Place
699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201
Visit their website.
August 03, 2016 – August 31, 2016, 8:30 pm
FREE

Baltimore Recreation and Parks $5 5K Series

5K races around town

Courtesy of Baltimore Recreation and Parks.

Get your running game into shape with this 5K series around Baltimore. For just $5, participate in the race...

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May Events

Community Events for May

Our community offers many events this month including a visit to the high flying Baltimore Orioles, a wine and food festival and more!


2016 Ice Cream Trail Blazers

ice cream time

Homemade ice cream

Everyone loves ice cream and it’s a summertime treat that is served all over Maryland. Everyone is invited to visit the top nine ice cream parlors in the state. Get your ice cream passport stamped at each location, answer trivia questions and if you visit all of the locations, you might just win a prize.

May 20 to September 23
Participating ice cream eateries:

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March upcoming events

Photo courtesy of B&O Railroad Museum

Photo courtesy of B&O Railroad Museum

B&O Springfest: Cowboys & Crowns

Visit the B&O Railroad Museum for this festive event during spring break for most schools. Get dressed up like a princess or a cowboy and visit royal kingdoms along with interactive crafts, a train ride with the Easter Bunny and lots of other kid-friendly activities.
B&O Railroad Museum
901 W. Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21223
410-752-2490
March 21, 2016 – April 02, 2016
Visit their website.
Photo courtesy of Baltimore Humane Society.

Photo courtesy of Baltimore Humane Society.

Easter Eggstravaganza – Easter Egg Hunt, Pet & Family Photos With Easter Bunny at Baltimore Humane Society

Get your pet’s photo taken with the Easter Bunny! Attend this event for lots of animal fun. There is an Easter egg hunt, bake sale, photos and more...

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More February Events

Here are some Baltimore area events to take your mind off the weather and get you through the rest of the month:

painting-on-canvas-vector-illustrations_X12pib_LFebruary 10, 2016 – December 14, 2016

Wine & Canvas Class

Are you a budding Picasso? At 6 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month, come and bring your friends to the Hard Rock Cafe. Enjoy the food, drink and create your own masterpiece!

601 E. Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-347-7625

beautiful and old antique steam train on the railway

February 09, 2016 – February 26, 2016

Education Connection at the B&O

Great activities for the little ones 2 and up. They will learn about animals from around the globe, the alphabet and much more.
901 W. Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21223

410-752-2490

February 19, 2016 – February 21, 2016

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American Craft Council

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August Calendar of Events

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Fairs and Festivals

August 15thHot August Music Festival   Oregon Ridge Park

Presented by Towson University WTMD Enjoy a diverse selection of bands.  Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome so bring your sunscreen, hats and sunglasses.

Aug 28 to Sept 7- Maryland State Fair– Timonium State Fair Grounds

The 11 Best Days of Summer-Concerts, rides, midway, exhibits, farm animals, livestock, horse racing and lots of food concessions.

Aug 29th to Oct25-Maryland Renaissance Festival The region’s premier outdoor event and the second largest Renaissance Festival in the country. Come dressed in your best renaissance costume and enjoy the merriment. Annapolis

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July 31th to August 15thBaltimore County Restaurant WeekView the many participating restaurants  for “local flavor, delicious ...

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