The Waterfront is Open and Ready For You!

Several restaurants are open for dining, takeout and delivery and retailers and other attractions are open and ready to serve you! Please call ahead or visit your favorite business(es) on social media to see if their hours and what services they are providing. Neighborhood Updates: Inner Harbor: The National Aquarium is currently open to the public. In response to COVID-19, …

Your 2020 Guide to a Perfect Waterfront Valentine’s

Before you get overwhelmed rushing to make Valentine’s Day plans, we’ve got a few tips for you! What better spot in Baltimore to make your love’s eyes sparkle than on the Inner Harbor. Bring your Valentine down to the water’s edge: start off with a dinner at one of the Waterfront’s incredible eateries then wrap it up with a stroll …

Happy New Years! The Top Spots to Ring in 2020 at Baltimore’s Waterfront

With 2020 quickly approaching, the looming decision on how to spend your New Year’s Eve can easily be overshadowed with the rest of the holiday season’s events. With countless Great Gatsby and decade-themed parties in the works, there are still plenty of alternatives to your typical New Year’s in Baltimore.  This year the Inner Harbor has several unique events to …

Your Guide to Baltimore’s Authentic Christmas Village Market

Baltimore’s Christmas Village returns to West Shore Park with a preview weekend starting Saturday, November 23rd. As a part of the Holiday District in the Inner Harbor, Baltimore’s Christmas Village is the traditional indoor and outdoor authentic German Christmas Market that features crafts, authentic German cuisine, and a well curated Christmas-atmosphere. The market will open with regular hours after preview …

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 …

Inner Harbor Ice Rink Brilliantly Opens for 2019-2020 Season

Waterfront Partnership will officially open the Inner Harbor Ice Rink sponsored by the Joseph & Harvey Meyerhoff Family Charitable Funds during a celebration at 5:30 p.m. this evening that will feature remarks by Mayor Bernard “Jack” C. Young, a Believe in Music youth performance and disco-themed ice skaters. The first 100 children at tonight’s event will enjoy free ice-skating and …

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 …