7 Reasons to Visit the Inner Harbor Ice Rink

The Inner Harbor Ice Rink opens this Friday, November 1 for a whole season of fun! Find out what you can look forward to this winter: 1) Light Up the Night Experience skating under the lights of Baltimore City’s skyline is an experience you don’t want to miss. It’s the perfect date night (or perhaps pop the question?), or start …

Holiday Parking Specials

The holidays are magical on the waterfront but all of the hustle and bustle can make it hard to get here. Luckily there are plenty of options to transport yourself to the winter wonderland on the water’s edge. Find out the specials to make it easier to enjoy the attractions and shopping at the Waterfront this holiday season: Throughout the …

Your Brilliant Baltimore Bucket List

Light City and the Baltimore Book Festival join forces this year to become Brilliant Baltimore. This will be a ten day, one-of-a-kind international event on our own waterfront. We’re here to give you the scoop on the exciting events and attractions coming to the Harbor during this incredible festival. 1. Create Art with Water and Party with a Disco Bug …

Winter Wonder on the Waterfront

The holidays are a special time when the city comes alive with cheer. If you can’t wait to put on your festive sweater and turn on the Christmas tunes, dive in to all the ways the Waterfront with deck the halls this winter: Inner Harbor Ice Rink The Inner Harbor Ice Rink sponsored by the Joseph & Harvey Meyerhoff Family …

Our Halloween Top Ten

Halloween is one of our favorite holidays! Who doesn’t love dressing up, eating candy, and partying until you drop!? The Waterfront has options ranging from family friendly trick or treating to all night adult dance parties. Here’s our round up of our top picks for Halloween celebrations on the waterfront: Fell’s Point Ghost Tours Picture Fell’s Point, streets were full …

Dive Into Bond Street Social

Positioned right at the end of Thames Street it’s hard to miss Bond Street Social with it’s massive windows and corner real estate. On a summer night, Bond Street’s exterior gives way to some of the best views of the Harbor through the building’s gaping windows (yes, they open up). But on colder winter nights you can experience the same …

Planting a Healthy Harbor

This summer, 20 volunteers from Healthy Harbor, Constellation, Baltimore City Youthworks, and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation banded together to install The Harris Creek Rain Garden. Funded by the Baltimore City Department of Public Works and the Chesapeake Bay Trust, this garden sits at the lowest end of the Harris Creek Watershed. The rain garden was engineered to naturally filter and …

Dive In: The Pride of Baltimore II

One of the hardest sights to avoid when you’re walking the Inner Harbor, are the historic ships that are docked right in the center of the promenade. But beside the USS Constellation, USS Torsk, USCGC Taney, and the Lightship 116 Chesapeake sits the Pride of Baltimore II: the second clipper ship built in Baltimore in over 150 years. Pride II …

A Perfect Day in Fell’s Point

Known for it’s live music, diverse cuisine, and beautiful location, Fell’s Point is one of Baltimore’s most vibrant neighborhoods. Perfect for spending an entire weekend on the water or even just for a quick stop for some gelato, the eclectic neighborhood has both hidden gems and well known establishments among over 50 independent retailers. Among those 50 retailers consists of …

Spotlight On: Harbor Harvest

Just because the summer is over doesn’t mean the fun has  to be! We’re excited for our annual Harbor Harvest Children’s Festival. We’re bringing the best of the country to the city for a fall event sure to delight kids of all ages. This year we are expanding our hay maze. Kids will be able to crawl, explore, and play …

Setting Sail with the Baltimore Water Taxi

If you’re part of the population currently stressing out over talks of summer coming to an end, we’re here to remind you that there’s still several weeks left to soak up the sun and get out on the water. But if you don’t have access to your own boat or know exactly how you can get yourself out on the …

A Perfect Day in Harbor East

Over the past few years the development in Harbor East has been nothing short of impressive. Every time you head downtown, there’s a new restaurant, office, or residential structure going up while shops and cuisine have been constantly keeping up with the growth.   When you think of Harbor East your mind probably goes right to the shopping, the Four Seasons, …

Spotlight On: Waterfront Wellness

Like most cities, Baltimore is full of a wide variety of exercise classes, programs, and opportunities to get out, get active, and try a new activity that you may not have considered approaching before. The sheer magnitude of subscription gyms from crossfit to pilates, yoga studios, and community sports leagues can be incredibly daunting to even begin parsing through — …

Humans of the Waterfront: Lee Thompson, Safety Guide

Often referred to as the Inner Harbor’s “Walking GPSs”, the Harbor’s Safety Guides are far more than location finders—they’re Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Ambassadors. Whether it’s helping to take a family photo or helping a mother find the best spots to take her kids for the day, Waterfront Guides are positioned all around The Inner Harbor with one main goal in …

Baltimore Restaurant Week is Here!

Today kicks of Baltimore Restaurant Week! It’s a perfect time to try something new. It’s an excuse to grab lunch with friends or treat someone you love to a romantic dinner. There are plenty of options on the waterfront this year for you to savor. Check out the list of participating restaurants below: Alexander’s Tavern 710 S. Broadway Alexander’s Tavern …

Port Discovery’s Newest Exhibits

Port Discover has opened up a brand new exhibit to encourage play and learning! The center piece is a four-story SkyClimber located in the center of the Museum with giant twisty slide to get back down. Kids can test their courage as they climb their way up into the clouds. Socks are required so make sure you take them with …

Summer Fun with the Family on a Budget

There’s nothing quite like summer on the water, especially if you can swing taking it all in on a budget. While the options are endless for things to do with your family, from public parks, free events, and kid-friendly meals and spaces, the Inner Harbor is a perfect place to take the family without taking out a second mortgage. The …

Spotlight on Films on the Waterfront

We’re delighted to announce our new event series, Films on the Waterfront! It is a free movie series presented by Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore and Baltimore Recreation and Parks. This summer we’re offering two incredible flicks outside under the starts at our waterfront parks. On July 20 at 7:30pm you can enjoy Oscar winner Shape of Water at Pierce’s Park. …

Four Places to Enjoy July 4th!

Every year Baltimore City commemorates Independence Day with live music and an incredible fireworks display choreographed to today’s hits and classics in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. The festivity draws a lively crowd for an exciting evening in the city’s sightseeing hub. While you can enjoy all of the festivities for free, some attractions along the Harbor are offering special events to …

Spotlight On: Fun on the Waterfront

Join us this summer at our new free outdoor concert series, Fun on the Waterfront! This outdoor series features free live music, local food trucks, bar service, family-friendly lawn games and activities, photo booth, face painters, and more. Concerts are the first Friday of each month at Harbor Point Central Plaza and the second Friday of each month at West …