Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 by Allison Langley
What: Bennet’s Curse Haunted Maze
Where: 791 West Ostend Street, Baltimore, MD
When: Sept 25- Nov 7 ; 7-10pm Sunday and Thursday, 7-11pm Friday and Saturday
It is October, Spooktober, Halloween month… whatever you want to call, it is officially time for pumpkins, pumpkin spiced things, and haunted houses…. Spoooooky. So come to Bennet’s Curse, muscle up all your courage and see some monsters and creepy stuff. There are four haunted houses for you to seek out on a scary night. The Medieval Underworld is the most authentic one, guaranteed to test your fear! They make it their goal to keep up with the newest and most frightening props and techniques in the haunted house biz. Bennet’s Curse has been featured on the Travel Channels Halloween special and has been ranked “one of America’s Best Haunts”.
General Admission is $35, includes entrance to all four houses. Speed Pass is $45 if you want to tear through that line quickly. VIP Admissoins is $60.
Click here to check out their website for details about all of the haunted houses and more!
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 by Allison Langley
What: Little Italy Baltimore Madonnari Arts Festival
Where: Little Italy, Baltimore
When: October 1-4
Come to Little Italy from October 1st to the 4th to see it be transformed into a colorful masterpiece! Sip on wine and eat delicious food while you admire the chalk art being created in front of you and listen to the live music. Artists from all over the world will be attending and chalking images throughout the event. This is the first ever Madonnari chalk arts festival. Be sure to indulge yourself in this very cool, out of the ordinary, eclectic event in Little Italy. Click here for more information!
Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 by Allison Langley
What: Free Full Moon Yoga
Where: Canton Waterfront Park (3001 Boston St., Baltimore, MD)
When: September 27. 7pm-8:15pm
There is an awesome health fad out in the world right now, Yoga, and I think it is has officially stuck. There is regular yoga, hot yoga, yoga in a park, yoga under an arc with a shark, but how about Full Moon Yoga! Take a chance to decompress and practice yoga under a full moon in the Canton Waterfront Park on September 27. It will be a night with you, glow up bracelets (um fun), yoga mats, a full moon, and a ton of other yoga lovers. Do not be scared away if you are a beginner Pop Up Yoga Baltimore welcomes yoga-goers of all skill levels. Pop Up Yoga Baltimore hosts this event; it is entirely FREE, however donations are appreciated!
If you are interested in other events of a similar nature, Pop Up Yoga Baltimore hosts other yoga events during the day! You can follow them on Instagram @popupyogabaltimore to see some great pictures of them in action. Click here for their Facebook page and say you’re going and pass on this very cool healthy activity!
Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 by Allison Langley
What: Lego Castle Adventure
Where: Port Discovery Children’s Museum
When: Now until Spetember 20th/ 9:30am-4:30pm
Two words: Castles and Legos. If you have little ones or maybe you just love the art of playing with legos, go to The Port Discovery Children’s Museum; they are hosting the Lego Castle Adventure Exhibtion for all ages. Now, this isn’t just an event to look at amazing castles built of legos in awe. No, this is a hands on, interactive event for everyone to build their own castles and a virtual fortress to test to see if it can withstand a battle! Have fun while sneaking through secret passage ways and climbing to the top of your own look out tower! A great way to spend time with family and friends, for info click here!
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: 48 Days of Blue
Where: Wherever you are!
When: April 22nd- June 8th, 2015
Earth Day is here! It’s a day to celebrate the beautiful planet we live on and a day to remember that it’s our job to take care of it. So here’s a challenge: #48DaysofBlue! For the 48 days between Earth Day and World Oceans Day, you have the opportunity to help make the life-sustainable planet we live on even more incredible! The challenge consists of simple, earth-friendly tasks that will change your lifestyle, improve your community, and save our Earth and its oceans just a little bit everyday! Join the movement, and challenge yourself here!
Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: Baltimore St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Where: Washington Monument
When: Sunday, March 15th// 2:00 pm
Top o’ the morning to ya’! Believe it or not, there are only days left until the green beer is flowing, the corn beef and hash is every pub in Baltimore’s special, and we all, whether we’re Irish or not, dress from head to toe in emerald green. There are loads of festivities going on to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, and the St. Patrick’s Day Parade is one of them! Following the St. Patrick’s Day 5K, the parade is an exciting gathering for everyone to enjoy! Walk alongside the parade with your friends, enjoy the festive floats, and maybe you’ll find the pot of gold at the end of the rainb– I mean, parade. Find out more about St. Paddy’s Day fun here!
Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: Winter Jamboree with preZerve
What: Artifact Coffee
When: Friday, February 27th
There’s nothing more fun than trying something you’ve never done before. That’s why special guest, Cathy Burrows, is coming to Artifact Coffee to teach you the art of canning! We all have our favorite types of jams and jellies, unless you’re one of those kids who only ate peanut butter sandwiches as a child, in which case, this is the perfect opportunity to broaden your palette! Not only is Artifact Coffee offering an evening full of delicious food, drink and games, but you can learn a new skill! There’s a lot more to canning jams than you might think! Check out more here!
Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: 8th Annual Sword Swallower’s Day
Where: Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
When: February 28th
Ever wonder how people manage to swallow swords without puncturing something or choking? The phenomenon is a jaw-dropping one, and on February 28th, Tyler Fyre and Thrill Kill Jill will be performing live at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Not only will they be presenting their sharp skills, but they will also be explaining the science behind sword swallowing and what made them decide to take on the daring talent! Oh, and did I mention the show is free? Come and be shocked at Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 by Lauren Keyes
What: Cupid’s Undie Run
Where: Lucky’s Tavern
When: Saturday, February 14th// 2:00 pm
No naked mile has ever felt as good as Cupid’s Undie Run! Why? Because when you run this mile you’re helping raise money for the Children’s Tumor Foundation! Last year, the foundation raised $2.8 million dollars, all thanks to those ambitious runners who participated. Now, I know what you’re thinking. Who would want to run around in their underwear in the middle of February? Sure, the cold weather is unbearable, and maybe you’re not feeling so hot about your bod because you’ve been able to hide the winter pounds under baggy sweaters and winter coats, but once you and the hundreds of other bare-bodied runners cross the finish line, the only thing you’ll be thinking about is the good deed you’ve done, and the super fun pre-game and after party! This is your chance to spread the love with a good workout, great company, and incredible cause! Plus, you can flaunt your craziest Valentine’s Day get-up (or lack thereof)! Register for this crazy love-run here!
Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 by Lauren Keyes
What: Christmas Village in Baltimore
Where: 501 Light St. Baltimore, MD 21230
When: Daily (See hours on website)
Become a part of a new Baltimore tradition, the Christmas Village! The village brings people together for a fantastic celebration of a German style Christmas right here in Charm City! Enjoy a the market of unique vendors, exciting events, and incredible decorations including thousands of twinkling Christmas lights, two Christmas Trees, and tons of traditional German decor! The combination outdoor and indoor Holiday Market includes 60 booths, great shopping (still need a last minute Christmas gift?), and tons of Christmas spirit! Find out more here!