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Baltimore Boat Show Drops Anchor this Week!

January 22nd, 2019

Enjoy four days of boating fun at Maryland’s longest-running boat show! The 2019 Progressive Insurance Baltimore Boat Show drops anchor at the Baltimore Convention Center (1 W Pratt St. Baltimore) this Thursday Jan 24 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday Jan 25 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday Jan 26 from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Sunday Jan 27 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Find the boat of your dreams and everything to go with it at Maryland’s longest-running indoor boating sales event. The Baltimore Convention Center will be packed with more boats, more exhibits, and more family fun than ever before.... Read More

Harbor Point Transforms into Ice Festival this Weekend

January 9th, 2019

Central Plaza in Harbor Point (1310 Point Street Baltimore) will come alive for the Harbor Point Ice Festival on Saturday Jan 12 from 2 – 8 p.m. The plaza will be transformed into a magical winter wonderland with ice sculptures lining the walkways, live music, food vendors, family activities, and more! Watch the excitement as award-winning ice sculptors use chainsaws and chisels to create spectacular ice sculptures. The event is FREE and open to the public. An optional VIP ticket can be purchased for special perks at   VIP... Read More

Christmas Caroling at The Rotunda

December 16th, 2018

Nothing brings out that holiday spirit more than hearing the harmonic voices of carolers singing your favorite Christmas classics. Except maybe BEING one of the carolers! Join The Rotunda (711 W 40th St. Baltimore) on the Community Green this Wednesday Dec 19 from 6 – 8 p.m. for an evening of family-friendly caroling and FREE hot apple cider! Bring the whole family and your singing voices and join Baltimore’s “Ding Dongs” as they lead in singing some of Christmas’s most memorable carols. Then listen as the the Ding Dongs perform their own arrangements of your holiday favorites. The... Read More

It’s Holly Jolly Trolley Time in Baltimore!

December 10th, 2018

See festive light displays and learn a little Baltimore history, all aboard a decorated old-fashioned trolley! The Holly Jolly Trolley is a two-hour tour, provided by ZBest Worldwide, and begins at Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore (550 Light St. Baltimore) with expert tour guides provided by Baltimore Rent A Tour in downtown Baltimore. Tours take place at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. from Thursday Dec 13 – Sunday Dec 16 and Thursday Dec 20 – Monday Dec 31. A child ticket (12 and under) is just $15.95 and adult tickets are $29.95. Enjoy this festive tour while visiting the following locations; Downtown... Read More

46th Annual Mayor’s Christmas Parade Happening in Hampden – Medfield!

November 30th, 2018

The 46th Annual Mayor’s Christmas Parade is just around the corner! Sponsored by community associations and businesses in North Baltimore’s Hampden and Medfield neighborhoods, the 46th Annual Mayor’s Christmas Parade takes place this Sunday Dec 2 at 1 p.m. The attendance along the 2.5-mile route reached 25,000 people last year at the Annual Mayor’s Christmas Parade to view Santa Claus and about 160 marching units. The parade will feature floats, local TV and Radio personalities, over 100 Harley Davidson motorcycles, a steam calliope, great bands, Mummers of Philadelphia, Miss Yuletide... Read More

Holiday Pagoda Lighting at Patterson Park!

November 29th, 2018

Join 2,000+ neighbors and city friends as you celebrate the start of the winter holiday season in Patterson Park! Friends of Patterson Park (27 S Patterson Park Ave Baltimore) bring you the 4th Annual Patterson Park Pagoda Lighting this Sunday Dec 2 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Enjoy live music from the Dunbar High School Jazz Ensemble, Peabody Community Chorus, Bahia Vieja and a holiday DJ! Food and gift vendors will be on-site and there may even be a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, themselves! Show your holiday spirit by donating an unwrapped toy and/or new or gently used coats for the Toy and Coat... Read More

31st Annual Lighted Boat Parade!

November 28th, 2018

There’s something magical about witnessing a parade of beautiful light displays in the Baltimore Harbor. The 31st Annual Lighted Boat Parade will take place this Saturday Dec 1, beginning at 6 p.m. Vessels lighted up for the holidays will parade through the Inner Harbor and Fells Point to kick off the holiday season. The lighted boats will begin from Anchorage Marina (2501 Boston St. Baltimore) at 6 p.m. and will be visible all along the waterfront from Canton, Fells Point, Harbor East, Inner Harbor (about 6:30 p.m.) and Federal Hill. Come watch this annual event and admire the lighted vessels! If... Read More

21st Annual Tree Lighting and Skate with Santa at THE AVENUE

November 13th, 2018

Kick off the holiday season this weekend with THE AVENUE at White Marsh! This Friday Nov 16 marks the 21st Annual Tree Lighting and Skate with Santa at THE AVENUE at White Marsh (8125 Honeygo Blvd Baltimore), from 6 – 10 p.m. Join WMAR-2’s very own, Jamie Costello, as THE AVENUE at White Marsh unwraps another magical holiday season! THE AVENUE at White Marsh Tree Lighting is one of the area’s most celebrated events with holiday music and giveaways for children! Santa will arrive to light the Christmas tree at 7 p.m. – followed by a very special Skate with Santa on THE AVENUE’s 6,900... Read More

Charm City Night Market in Historic Chinatown!

September 20th, 2018

A brand-new festival is coming to Baltimore, which celebrates the rich Asian-American culture in historic Chinatown! Charm City Night Market will take place this Saturday Sep 22 from 4-11 p.m. in Historic Chinatown (200 Park Avenue Baltimore). Tickets are free, but RSVP’s are requested. You can RSVP today at Coinciding with the Lunar Mid-Autumn Festival, the first-ever Charm City Night Market will host musical acts, artists, food vendors, storytellers, and cultural ambassadors – all converging on an historic block... Read More

Live Music at Sandlot!

September 17th, 2018

As the weather starts to cool, the nightlife in Baltimore is just warming up. Make plans to enjoy some live music at Sandlot (1000 Wills Street Baltimore) this Friday Sep 21 and select days through Sunday Oct 21. Here is the full line-up of live music at Sandlot: 9/21      7-10 p.m.           DJ Mel 9/22      4-6 p.m.              Grayson Moon 7-9 p.m.              Amber North 9:30-11 p.m.      DJ Sean 9/23      3-6 p.m.              Dan McGuire Band 9/26      5:30-8:30 p.m.  Chris Diller 9/28      6:30-11 p.m.     ... Read More