Running Festival Traffic Modifications

The following traffic modifications are in place for the Baltimore Running Festival on Saturday, October 19.  Please plan your travel accordingly. The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary road closures and parking restrictions in effect for the 19th annual Baltimore Running Festival, which will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019.Approximately 20,000 people are expected to participate in …

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Weekend Road Closures | October 11-13, 2019

Hanover Street Bridge Closures Scheduled Throughout the Weekend  The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that temporary closures of the Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge are scheduled to occur this weekend for repair work.   The Hanover Street Bridge/Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge is scheduled to be closed to through traffic in both directions between Waterview Avenue and Cromwell …

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Traffic Advisory | Greek Food, Wine & Culture Festival

The following traffic modification is in place for the Greek Food, Wine and Culture Festival.  Please plan your travel accordingly. The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the temporary street closure in effect for the Greek Food, Wine and Culture Festival.  The event will be held this Thursday, October 10th through Sunday, October 13, 2019 …

Rash Field Park Clears Key Hurdle

It’s Official: Rash Field Park clears key hurdle for January groundbreaking This morning, the City approved an innovative public-private partnership, handing us the keys to build Rash Field Park.  Waterfront Partnership, with city, state and private money, will lead construction and we’ve hired Whiting-Turner to be our construction manager and general contractor.  The completed park will feature a nature park, …

Waterfront Wellness is Bigger Than Ever

We are excited to bring back Waterfront Wellness, a freeoutdoor fitness series, back to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor beginning May 25, 2019. Free fitness classes will be offered every Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday through October 1, 2019 at West Shore Park, next to the Baltimore Visitor Center. “With the addition of two weeknights and a few family-friendly classes this summer, …

We’re Launching Fun on the Waterfront

We’re introducing a new outdoor concert series called Fun on the Waterfront this spring, featuring live music, local food trucks, bar service, family-friendly lawn games, photo booth and more. Surrounded by sweeping views of the Inner Harbor, concerts will take place the first Friday of each month at Harbor Point Central Plaza and the second Friday of each month at …

Take the Green Stoop Challenge

Today we announced the Green Stoop Challenge, a new program calling upon City residents to clean and plant the green spaces near their stoops with native plants and flowers, which provide habitat for pollinators, beautify the community and filter polluted runoff that would otherwise end up in the Harbor. The Challenge will officially kick off on Saturday, April 27th with …

Exciting News for Rash Field

We’re excited to share some exciting news! Last week, the Maryland General Assembly approved $1 million in bond bill funding to support Rash Field Park. Thanks to the leadership of the 46th District Delegation – Senator Bill Ferguson, Delegates Brooke Lierman, Luke Clippinger and Robbyn Lewis – and Delegate Maggie McIntosh for making this possible. This funding combined with commitments …

Harbor Market Returns

Harbor Market, a weekday pop-up food marketplace located in McKeldin Square, will re-open for the 2019 season featuring twice as many food truck vendors, dessert options and a DJ every Friday. The outdoor lunch option will also open two weeks early — on April 12 — in celebration of Maryland Food Truck Week, with live entertainment, photo booth, and cocktails …

Healthy Harbor Announces 4th Annual Baltimore Floatilla

We are inviting paddlers from across the region to show their support for clean water at the 4th Annual Baltimore Floatilla on Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This year, Waterfront Partnership invites paddlers to “Crab your paddle and show some love for Baltimore wildlife.” Participants are encouraged to decorate their boats, boards and bodies in …

2019 Docs from the Docks

We are kicking off the 2019 Docs from the Docks free, environmental documentary film series, on Thursday, Jan. 24 at 7:00 p.m. with a screening of “The Human Element.” On Thursday, Feb. 21, the series will continue with “Trash Dance,”an award-winning documentary fromAndrew Garrison that follows choreographer Allison Orr as she rides along with Austin sanitation workers on their daily routes …

We’re Bringing Rash Field to Life

Our vision for Rash Field Park is moving ever closer to reality. Last Thursday, our team presented our plans for a safe, central park for all of Baltimore to the city’s architectural advisory panel. This meeting marks another important milestone in the life of the project. We are excited to announce that by next fall, we will break ground on …

Shining a New Light

We’ve installed 143 new light poles along the promenade from the Rusty Scupper to the Power Plant. They illuminate our harbor with LED lights which are brighter and more energy efficient. Increased lighting not only allows visitors to enjoy our Harbor in the evening, it also increases the safety of everyone. The poles are designed to look like ship masts with sail shaped …