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January Events

January Calendar of Events

Lots of activities are happening in January in and around Baltimore this month. There are many events taking place this month including Baltimore restaurant week and Shen Yun.

Baltimore restaurant week january events

Baltimore restaurant week is great fun!


Now through Jan. 21:
Baltimore Restaurant Week Get amazing discounts to encourage you to try new places.

target $2 family fun night

Image: Port Discovery Children’s Museum

Jan. 19: Target $2 Family Fun Night at Port Discovery Children’s Museum Take the kids for this family friendly event.

women's march

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Jan. 20: Baltimore Women’s March Looking to stretch your legs and support women in Baltimore? Give this event a try.

coffee cupping and beer tasting in january events

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Jan. 20: Coffee Cupping and Beer Tasting Love coffee and/or beer? This event is for you.

shen yun at the hippodrome

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Jan. 26-28:

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Baltimore December Events

December events in the Baltimore area

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

Miracle on 34th Street

miracle on 34th st

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This exhibit is pure Baltimore, hon! Come to Hampden, home of the “hon” for a spectacular light display you’ll be talking about until next year.

Hampden
720 West 34th Street
Baltimore, MD 21211
November 25, 2017 – January 03, 2018
5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Visit their website.


A•MAZE•D: The Puzzling World of Dave Phillips

puzzling world of dave phillips

Photo: Port Discovery Children’s Museum

Come to this fun filled exhibit at the place where kids are always entertained. This audience participation exhibit is something the kids will love and you will too...

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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.


Festival of Trees

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The east coast’s largest holiday extravaganza is here again. the Festival of Trees is a three-day, family-friendly event featuring more than 700 uniquely decorated holiday trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses, entertainment, princess visits, over 100 gift boutiques, and jolly old St. Nick. This event is a fundraiser to support the children of Kennedy Krieger Institute.

Maryland State Fairgrounds
The Cow Palace
2200 York Road
Timonium, Maryland 21093
November 24-26, 2017
Visit their website.


Holiday Open House at Outstanding Dreams Alpaca Farm

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September Events

September events in the Baltimore area

Here are some September events happening in and around Baltimore. Go out and support our Orioles or visit a farmers’ market. All of that and more is happening this month in our town.


22nd Annual Baltimore Book Festival

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Celebrate the literary scene in Baltimore with 100,00 of your closest friends. Meet renowned and celebrity authors, attend book signings, watch panel discussions and cooking demonstrations, lots of children’s activities too. See lots of exhibitors, listen to live music and feast on gourmet food, beer & wine at the Inner Harbor, along the many blocks of Light St. & Key Highway.
501 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21201

410-752-8632
September 22, 2017 – September 24, 2017
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
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August events

August events in the Baltimore area

Here are some August events happening in and around Baltimore. Go out and support our Orioles or visit a farmers’ market. All of that and more is happening this month in our town.


Maryland State Fair

maryland state fair,  baltimore in august

Courtesy of Maryland State Fair.

You know the summer is almost over when it’s time for the state fair. The Maryland State Fair is a wonderful family event no matter what your age is. There are rides for small and big kids. If you don’t like the rides, you can see the animals. The 4-H has lots of animals on display as well as the large farm animals in the Cow Palace. And the food! Who doesn’t love fair food?! The fair always has lots of entertainment, including concerts. This year’s headliners are Hailstorm and Sabrina Carpenter.

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June events calendar

June events in the Baltimore area

Here are some June events happening in and around Baltimore. Go out and support our Orioles or visit a farmers’ market. All of that and more is happening this month in our town.


Chesapeake Crab and Beer Festival

crab and beer festival baltimore

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Stuff yourself full of delicious crabs! All you can drink beer served in a mug you get to keep. Also live music, some other food options for $35 per person.

201 Key Hwy Baltimore MD 21230
Baltimore, MD 21230
800-830-3976
Saturday, Jun 24, Session one: 11am – 3pm , Session two: 5pm – 9pm


Feet on the Street 2017

Feet on the Street in Towson

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Come to downtown Towson and listen to live music all summer long with a bar with featuring a variety of beers, wine, and cocktails along wit...

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Baltimore March events

March events in the Baltimore area

Here are some March events happening in and around Baltimore to start this new year right. Visit museum or attend a light show. All of that and more is happening this month in our town.


Light City Baltimore

Light City Balto

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View a world class light display across the Inner Harbor area of Baltimore. Lights will be projected onto buildings and all over for your enjoyment. It’s a family friendly event that will dazzle the whole family. This event includes illuminated sculptures, projections, interactive technologies, pop-up performances, musical entertainment and locally sourced food.

Baltimore Inner Harbor and Neighborhoods
501 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21201
March 31, 2017 – April 08, 2017, 7-11 pm nightly
Visit their website.

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February events around town

February events in the Baltimore area

Here are some February events happening in and around Baltimore to start this new year right. Go ice skating, get healthy by jogging and visit a pop up shop. All of that and more this month in our town.

Romantic Helicopter Tours for Valentine’s Day

helicopter tours for valentine's day

Image courtesy of Monumental Helicopters.

Take your sweeties on a romantic ride above Baltimore for Valentine’s Day. The Baltimore City Lights flight will wow you and make you fall in love all over again.
Monumental Helicopters: Helicopter Tours
7505 General Aviation Dr. Hangar 84
Fort Meade, MD 20755
410-491-4354
February 01, 2017 – February 14, 2017

9th Annual “Bridges to the World” International Film Festival

Get some culture watching these amazing films from aro...

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August concerts and other events around town

August Concerts and Other Community Events

Spend some time in and around Baltimore in August. Our community offers many events this month including a visit to the Maryland State fair, concerts, lots of food and fun.


Maryland State Fair

maryland state fair is coming soon

Image courtesy of the Maryland State Fair.

One sign that Labor Day is right around the corner is the Maryland State Fair. Great food, exciting rides, live concerts and lots of 4H animals make the state fair one of the best entertainment values of the summer. Cheaper than going to the movies, and lots more fun, it’s a great deal at $8 for adults and $6 for seniors and $3 for kids 6-11.

Maryland State Fairgrounds
2200 York Rd.
Timonium, MD 21093
August 25-September 5
Visit their website.


Feast of Saint Gabriel Italian Festival

festival in Little Italy

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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

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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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