Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: Fridays After Five
Where: The National Aquarium
When: 5:00-8:00 pm
Planning a trip to Baltimore can become a costly endeavor, but great deals like The National Aquarium’s Friday After Five deal will help you get more bang for your buck! Every Friday, the aquarium offers a cheap $12.00 entry from 5:00 until 8:00 at night, and lets you explore until 9:30! That means you can squeeze in that trip to the aquarium that you were hoping for and still afford dessert at one of the delicious Baltimore Food Trucks! The National Aquarium has over 17,000 species, beautiful coral reefs, and tons to learn about Earth’s incredible underwater life; a deal like this is too good not to take advantage of! Enjoy a trip to the National Aquarium this friday by clicking here!
Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: Absolutely Febulous
Where: Various Baltimore Hot Spots
When: February 15th- February 28th
The Charm City community is always looking for fun, creative ways to make Baltimore an exciting, beautiful, and affordable travel spot. This February, the city is joining together to help rid you of your winter blues! With deals on Baltimore hotels, delicious dining, and Charm City’s favorite museums and attractions, your trip to Baltimore will more than memorable! Let you and your loved ones be charmed by the beautiful city of Baltimore! Find out more about these febulous deals here!
Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: Monumental Helicopters
Where: 7505 General Aviation Drive, Fort Meade, Baltimore 20755
When: By appointment
Want to see Baltimore like you’ve never seen in before? Then sign up for a ride over the city with Monumental Helicopters! The aerial view of Baltimore is a spectacular one, boasting the city’s beautiful lights, Baltimore icons like the Domino Sugar plant, the Under Armor HQ, the Ravens and Orioles stadiums, and more! Choose from various available packages, or design your own tour of Charm City! “Don’t look down,” they said. But on a ride with Monumental Helicopters you won’t be able to pick your eyes up off of the breathtaking city of Baltimore! Make a reservation here!
Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: Miracle on 34th Street
Where: 720 West 34th Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21211
When: November 29th, 2014- January 1st, 2015
Someone once said that you can see the lights on 34th street from outer space! OK, I don’t think anyone really ever said that, but based on the mass display of beautiful twinkling lights, it wouldn’t surprise me! The Miracle on 34th street is a must see during the holiday season. Homes are covered in colorful, festive decorations and beautiful lights that will leave you full of holiday cheer! Tis the season to check out this phenomenal street, full of Christmas spirit! Learn more here!
Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: The Baltimore Zoo
Where: 1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD 21217
When: Daily 10 AM- 4 PM
Lions, and tigers, and bears, oh my! There’s more where that came from at the Baltimore Zoo! You can see tons of different exhibits, including elephants, chimps, reptiles, and more! There are also fun opportunities such as feeding giraffes and penguins. The zoo’s goal is to care for and preserve the amazing animals that exist around the world, especially those whose populations are declining by the masses such our largest land mammals, the elephant. A day at the zoo is a day well spent! Find out more here!
Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: National Aquarium
Where: 501 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202
When: Open Dailey (Hours Vary)
If you’re here in Baltimore, you can’t miss out on the National Aquarium, where the mystery of beautiful underwater life is revealed. While some people may say, “Once you’ve seen one aquarium, you’ve seen them all”, the Baltimore National Museum is especially worth seeing. Its exhibits include sea creatures from all over the world, and the museum works hard to help preserve our oceans and the species that inhabit them, which are increasingly disappearing as our environment changes. Located in the heart of Baltimore’s inner harbor, you can make a day, or even two, out of a day at the aquarium and all the fun things the harbor has to offer! Find out more here!
Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: Little Italy
Where: Little Italy, Baltimore
Ciao! When in Rome– I mean, Baltimore, going to Little Italy is an absolute must! Located just outside of the Inner Harbor, Little Italy offers food, Bocce ball tournaments, food, Italian festivals, and oh, did I mention food? With 30 restaurants to choose from, you will find quintessential Italy right here in Baltimore. There’s far more too Little Italy than just the food, though. Go to the Learning Center for Italian language or culture classes, attend mass at the beautiful St. Leo’s Parish, or explore the many museums and historical sites! There are always fun street events and neighborhood processions going on in Little Italy, making it the perfect place to spend your day off. So, what is Little Italy in a nutshell? Good food, fun and games, and a cultural experience. Buon Appetito! Learn more about Little Italy here!
Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: Baltimore Farmer’s Market and Bazaar
Where: E Saratoga St, Baltimore, MD
When: Every Sunday (Nov. 2nd- Dec. 21st)// 7:00 AM- 12:00 PM
The Baltimore Farmer’s Market and Bazaar is back for its 37th season! The largest producers-only farmer’s market in Maryland, the Baltimore Farmer’s Market and Bazzar offers a wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, a vast selection of beef, poultry, and seafood, deliciously fresh baked goods, and much more! You can also enjoy the unique collection of crafts including goods such as jewelry, clothing, pottery, rugs, and other fine arts! Whether your there to shop for yourself, friends, or simply to browse the many vendors, a trip to the Baltimore Farmer’s Market is a great way to spend your Sunday! Find out more about the farmer’s market and bazaar here!
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: Edgar Allen Poe Grave and Memorial
Where: 515 W Fayette St. Baltimore, MD 21201
“Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words.” ~Edgar Allen Poe
Did you know that renowned American poet, Edgar Ellen Poe, was one of Baltimore’s most famous residents? If you enjoy Poe’s work, or simply want to venture into history, pay a visit to Edgar Allen Poe’s gravesite and memorial. But don’t forget to bring a penny! Tradition tells that school children started collecting pennies to buy the poet a more proper grave, and since the 1870’s, visitors have been leaving pennies at on the grave to carry on and remember this thoughtful tradition! Find out more here!
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: House Tour of Federal Hill
Where: Federal Hill Main Street Office , 42 E. Cross St., Baltimore, MD 21210
When: November 1st, 2014
Get an insider’s view of historic Federal Hill on these wonderful House Tours! Move at your own pace during these self-guided tours and explore the variety of houses located in South Baltimore. Modern, classical, eclectic, and professional décor will all be seen along the way, and who knows? Maybe you’ll be inspired to make some own homely adjustments for your own humble abode. Find out more here!