Peek at Some of the Spring Events Happening Near You!
The weather is nice, the birds are singing, and Baltimore has sprung again! Meet your friends out by the harbor, or discover the city with your family. Whether you are hoping to spend some time outside, or looking for exciting events in your neighborhood, here’s what’s happening in Fells Point and beyond!
Fells Point Fun
If you want to find out more about the history of Fells point, join the community for the Fells Point Maritime Festival on Aliceanna Street. On April 27th, everyone will gather to celebrate the maritime history of our neighborhood with demonstrations, tours, and various maritime events.
Right on Aliceanna Street, on May 11th, you’ll find the 2nd annual Jazz and Art festival. Starting at 11, this event is free to all and features local artists and musicians. Come appreciate some amazing talent such as Paul Soroka Music, Jeff Reed, Carl Filipiak, Audacity Brass Band and more!
What’s Going On in Neighboring Harbor East and Canton?
After you’ve had the chance to check out some of what Fell’s Point has to offer, venture a little farther into the community to check out these fun-filled events.
Just down the street in Harbor East is where the annual FashionEASTa fashion show is taking place. On April 27th, enjoy music from “The Voice’s” Funsho and DJ Joe Boecshe from MIX 106.5 while watching the latest spring and summer fashion go by on a beautiful runway. With models chosen right from the community, wearing looks from your favorite local and national brands, you’ll feel more connected with Baltimore than ever. This event is free for all, but VIP experience tickets can also be purchased.
Always seeking out food trucks? On June 1st, join the Canton community in Patterson Park as they celebrate Baltimore, DC, and Philly’s most loved food trucks at the Taste of Three Cities. With live music, a special place for the kids, and a pet-friendly environment, there is no better way to get out and enjoy some food.
More of a Wine person? There’s a festival for that too! On June 15th, Jill Fulton Band will be playing at the Fifth Annual Baltimore Wine Fest. At the beautiful Canton Waterfront Park, sip on over 160 different wines from around the world and enjoy an afternoon of live music.
If you love the Canton Waterfront Park, they are also hosting the Baltimore Floatilla, an event where you can decorate your boat with Baltimore pride and paddle 5 miles down the Inner Harbor for charity! Register your boat now!
Explore the Rest of the City
Can’t get enough of the Baltimore food? Like cheesy things? How about spicy things? Power Plant live is hosting their annual Mac and Cheese Festival on May 18th and 19th, and Hot Sauce Festival on May 11th and 12th. With Cheese and Hot Sauce themed drinks, events, and merch, discover the cheesiest and spiciest events near you. Taste over thirty different recipes and meet food fanatics just like yourself.
Maybe you love a good spring horse race. Preakness Stakes is hosting its annual Infield Fest. Beginning early in the morning, big-named artists such as Logic and Kygo will be setting the mood for world class races. This event is a combination of the love for Thoroughbred racing and music festivals, with incredible line-ups on May 18th and 19th.
Want to spice up your trip to the zoo? On May 25th and 26th, the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is hosting its annual fundraising, beer-tasting event—Brew at the Zoo. As you learn about the animals they have, participate in one of the largest brew events in Baltimore. And if you really want to help, you can sign up to be a volunteer for the event!
There is so much culture and passion to find in Fell’s Point and the Baltimore area. Start your spring out right. Meet people from your community and share in a love for food, music, and waterfront living. There’s always something to do in Baltimore!