Friday, October 17th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: Midnite Confection’s Cupcakery
Where: 1051 S. Charles Street – Baltimore, MD 21230
When: Tues – Thurs 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm | Fri & Sat 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Sun 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Turns out you don’t have to go to Disney for your dreams to come true; instead, check out Midnite Confection’s Cupcakery! With a decadent menu, the possibilities are endless at Midnite Confection’s Cupcakery. Comfort any late night cravings with a “Full Moon”, a Bourbon Madagascar Vanilla cupcake with vanilla bean frosting, or wake up with “French Toast”, a cinnamon and nutmeg cupcake with maple buttercream frosting. Those are just a couple cakes that may satisfy your guilty pleasures, and the best part is, they deliver! Check out more of these tasteful temptations here!
Thursday, October 16th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
What: The World of the Play
Where: Everyman Theatre
When: Saturday, October 25th at 5:00 PM
On October 25th, the Everyman Theatre will be holding The World of the Play, a new panel discussion series, inspired by Grounded. The discussion will cover topics like women in military, the ethics of drone warfare, and motherhood, themes that can be seen the award-winning London hit. The show, which has never-before been seen in Baltimore, is coming to the Everyman Theatre from October 15th- November 16th, so get your tickets, and come to The World of the Play for more thought-provoking discussion! Learn more on the website
Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Deaths
Where: State of Maryland’s Medical Examiner’s Office
When: Schedule by appointment
With Halloween creeping up on us, what better way to satisfy your hunger for haunting than viewing miniature models of real-life murders? At the State of Maryland’s Medical Examiner’s office lies the Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Deaths, a collection of miniature models of bloody crime scenes that are both eerie and realistic. In fact, the dollhouse-like scenes are on a scale of one foot to one inch, replicating the exact layout of the crimes as they occurred, but in the eyes of a six-inch tall Sherlock Holmes. Learn more about these deathly displays here!
Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
What: Penguin Coast Exhibit
Where: Maryland Zoo
When: Sept. 27- Oct. 31st, 2014
When you think of penguins, you probably think of icebergs, polar bears, and movies about a happy little tap-dancer. The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is showing penguins in a whole new light with their latest exhibit, Penguin Coast, a South-Africa-inspired habitat for African penguins, a penguin species unique to the African continent. Not only will the exhibit allows guests to get a much closer look at the adorable birds with its underwater viewing, wave action, and water features, but it will also provide resources for penguin housing, breeding, and care that will assist this endangered species. To find out more, visit the Maryland Zoo website!
Monday, October 13th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
What: Hampton National Historic Site
Where: 535 Hampton Ln, Towson, MD 21286
Looking for something fun, fact-filled, and free to do with your family? A visit to the Hampton National Historic Site may be the perfect thing! In the early 1800s, Captain Charles Ridgley had the beautiful mansion built as his “Palace in the Wilderness”, and it later housed his nephew, Governor Charles Ridgley and his family, servants, indentured slaves, British prisoners of war, and craftsmen. The mansion is not only a historical gold mine, but an aesthetic must-see. The site offers free tours of the mansion and the lands, or feel free to explore the wealth of artifacts and scenery on your own! Find out more on the website!
Saturday, October 11th, 2014 by Justin Thomas
WHEN: Saturday, October 11th, 7:00pm
WHERE: Ridley Athletic Complex
The Greyhounds return home to continue Patriot League play this weekend against the Mountain Hawks of Lehigh.
The Hounds enter this game hungry for their first Patriot League win against the 4-3-3 (2-0-2 conference) Mountain Hawks.
Friday, October 10th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
What: Lexington Market
Where: 400 W Lexington St, Baltimore, MD 21201
Delicious seafood, cultural cuisine, and freshly made deli sandwiches? What more could you ask for? You name it, the Lexington Market has it. Home of the renowned Faidley Seafood crabcake, the Lexington Market has been a staple of Baltimore City since 1782. At the Lexington Market, the choices are endless. Offering everything from Indian food to Mexican, smoothies to baked goods, and baked potatoes to peanut brittle, a walk through the Lexington Market is sure to satisfy your taste buds! Learn more on the website!
Thursday, October 9th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
Where: Hippodrome Theatre
When: Starts January 20th
The sun’ll come out TOMORROW! Well, it doesn’t start yet, but you can get tickets for Annie,whenever you want! (Yes, even tomorrow.) This classic will be playing at the Hippodrome with everyone’s favorite characters, Annie and Daddy Warbucks. Come out and hear “It’s a Hard Knock Life” and many others live in Baltimore!
Find out more on their website!
Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
Where: Pulaski Monument, Eastern & Linwood Aves, Patterson Park
When: Saturday, October 25 at 7:00pm
Time to get prepared for Halloween in Baltimore! The Creative Alliance helped put together beautiful lanterns that will brighten up the night as well as people’s moods during this event. This organization works closely with artists, activists and communities in Baltimore to create wonderful cultural experiences like the Great Halloween Lantern Parade! Come out and get in the Halloween spirit!
Find out more about this event as well at Creative Alliance on their website!
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 by Courtney Kozieja
Where: 4545 North Charles Street
The Evergreen Museum is just located right next to Loyola! It has a beautiful garden attached with an equally beautiful building. This building was owned by Baltimore’s Garrett family who ruled the railroads back in the day. So, you can guess how beautiful this house is on the inside! You are welcome to tour this beautiful home or just enjoy the grounds. (Fun Fact: Netflix’s House of Cards was filmed there.)
Find out more from their website!