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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

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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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Community Events for June

June Events

Spend some time in and around Baltimore this June. Our community offers many events this month including a visit to the Baltimore Orioles, concerts, a Greek festival and more!


Baltimore City Recreation and Parks “Music In The Park”

baltimore parks concert series

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Come out and enjoy the beautiful summer weather and listen to some great music. Summer concert services, “Music In The Park” will include contemporary and traditional jazz and R&B artists.  June 23: Slagz, July 28: Todd Marcus Trio, August 25: Kelly Bell Band.
Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park
1920 Eagle Drive
Baltimore, MD 21207
June 23, 2016 – August 25, 2016
Free
Visit their website.

Family Movie Night at The Ravens Stadium

ravens station watch movie

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Join Ravens Players, Cheerleaders, Poe and Marching Ravens fo...
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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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Upcoming events

Events around Baltimore:

Grilled chicken breasts with vegetablesThrough January 31:

Winter restaurant week

Support your favorite Baltimore eateries during this Winter Restaurant Week. Two-course lunch or brunch menus are $15 or $20, and three-course dinner menus are $25 or $35 (not including tax, gratuity or alcohol).

 

 


January 27, 2016 – February 07, 2016:

The Phantom of the Opera at the Hippodrome

Music sheet and old letter

If you have never seen Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera, now is your chance. This long running play has updated set designs and choreography that will knock your socks off.

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Your decor – what works for successful sellers

When you put your home on the market, there are a lot of dos and don’ts to follow. It is a difficult task, but you have to look at your home objectively. Make it look desirable to someone else – this is important if you want to sell.

Do:

Clean, clean and clean some more! The cleaner your home looks and smells, the better off you will be. Pet odors take attention away from the good stuff in your home. Try your best to keep litter boxes fresh, fish tank water clear and muddy paw prints off the floor. Pet fur on furniture and rugs is another turn off.

Get rid of clutter. If possible, remove up to half of everything on shelves and in closets. You now have loads of storage space. You can probably get rid of a lot of things you don’t use anyway...

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