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History, Landmarks & Attractions in Baltimore
Learn about Baltimore's museums and its storied history, from the key role it played in our nation's first wars to today. There are plenty of historic sites and landmarks throughout the city, so click away and start exploring.

Downtown Baltimore: Things to Do in the Inner Harbor
If you're looking to explore Baltimore, especially the waterfront, this guide to the Inner Harbor will help you figure out which attractions top your list.

Downtown Baltimore: Things to Do in the Inner Harbor
If you're looking to explore Baltimore, especially the waterfront, this guide to the Inner Harbor will help you figure out which attractions top your list.

Arts & Entertainment in Baltimore
World-class museums, symphony, theater and a bursting rock scene hailed by

Easy Weekend Getaways from Baltimore
Baltimore is within easy reach of a wide range of weekend getaway options. From big cities to seaside towns, here are some of the best places to escape.

Charles Village - Painted Ladies
Many Victorian rowhouses in Charles Village have been painted in vivid colors. These

Wyman Park - Charles Village
Located in front of The Baltimore Museum of Art, Wyman Park is a 16-acre park in Charles Village. Page 3.

The Baltimore Museum of Art Sculpture Garden
The Baltimore Museum of Art features a lovely sculpture garden. Page 4.

Donna's
Donna's is another popular staple in Charles Village. The restaurant has outdoor seating when the weather is nice. Page 5.

Johns Hopkins Unviersity Homewood Campus
Charles Village is home to Johns Hopkins Unviersity Homewood Campus, which is why you will find so many students living in the neighborhood. Page 6.

Events & Festivals in Baltimore
There's always something happening in Charm City. From Fells Point Fest to the Hon Fest to Artscape, there's never a dull weekend in Baltimore. Here's a go-to guide for all the info you need to get get to the festivals and events and enjoy them to their max.

Food & Drink in Baltimore
Craving something other than a crab cake? Baltimore's dining scene has so much more to offer than just its most famous dish. World class cuisine from around the world and eclectic bars and clubs are staples of Baltimore's culinary and nightlife character. Get reviews, phone numbers, Web addresses and everything else you need to satisfy your stomach (even if it's pining for a succulent crab cake).

Lifestyles in Baltimore
Baltimore's diversity is one of its strengths. Discover the history of, events in, and cultural offerings from the city's gay and lesbian community, its numerous ethnic communities and get information on families, seniors, college students and more.

Professional & Recreational Sports in Baltimore
The Colts won the

Anthony Bourdain's Trip to Baltimore
Did anyone see Anthony Bourdain's segment from Baltimore last night on his show, No Reservations? While I wouldn't call myself an avid fan of Bourdain's,

Dog Parks in Baltimore
Listing of dog parks in Baltimore where pets can play safely and securely off leash.

Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards
If you have any interest in Maryland sports-whether it be professional, collegiate, or amateur-there is something for you at the Sports Legends Museum at Camden Yards.

Baltimore, Maryland Guide
Everything you need to know about Baltimore, Maryland, including restaurant reviews, event listings, neighborhood guides, historical facts, and more.

Mother's Day Brunch and Dinner Specials
Show mom just how much you appreciate her by treating her to brunch or dinner at the perfect spot in Baltimore.

M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore - Ravens Stadium in Baltimore MD
M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore is home to the Baltimore Ravens.

Tailgating at Baltimore Ravens games - Tailgate Parties at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore MD
Tailgating at Baltimore Ravens games has quickly become a fall tradition. Fans grill elaborate spreads of food, play games like baggo and ladder golf, then eat and drink some more. A few even make it into the game.

Baltimore Ravens Coach John Harbaugh - Ravens Head Coach John Harbaugh - NFL Coach John Harbaugh
John Harbaugh took over as head coach of the Baltimore Ravens prior to the 2008 season. His rookie campaign was stunningly successful, as he lead the Ravens to an 11-5 record and a berth in the AFC Championship game.

Steve Bisciotti - Baltimore Ravens Owner Steve Bisciotti
Steve Bisciotti purchased a minority stake in the Baltimore Ravens in 2000 and became majority owner in 2004. A Baltimore-area native, Bisciotti has kept a low-profile while running a first-class organization.

Joe Flacco - Baltimore Ravens Quarterback Joe Flacco
Baltimore quarterback Joe Flacco was selected in the first round of the 2008 draft. He immediately became the starter and never looked back, leading the team to an 11-5 record and a trip to the AFC Championship game.

Ray Lewis - Baltimore Ravens Linebacker Ray Lewis - Ray Lewis Foundation
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis started the Ray Lewis Foundation to help disadvantaged children and families in Baltimore. Each year he passes out turkey dinners, Christmas presents, back-to-school backpacks filled with supplies, and hosts a youth fitness clinic

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Baltimore Ravens Photos and Pictures.

Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders - Photos of Ravens Cheerleaders - Pictures of Baltimore Ravens Cheerleaders
Baltimore Ravens cheerleaders are one of the most popular in-game entertainment draws at M&T Bank Stadium. They can be booked for private appearances, publish a calendar, and generally keep timeouts interesting.

Best Public Parks in Baltimore
Baltimore is home to a number of fantastic public parks that offer an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Whether you’re looking for a space to jump in a pool, play disc golf, have a picnic, or take a hike, there are plenty of things to see and do at these green spaces in Baltimore.

Best Places in Baltimore to Propose
Eight ideas for iconic places to propose in Baltimore (with pictures).

Creative Baltimore Date Ideas
Spice things up with these creative date ideas, each with something uniquely Baltimore.

Information About Living in Baltimore, Maryland
Got a question about Baltimore? Well, we've got an answer. Whether your moving to Baltimore, just visiting or you've been here all your life, find resources on life in Charm City.

A Guide to Baltimore's Inner Harbor
Baltimore's Inner Harbor is the city's premier tourist attraction and one of the city's crown jewels. Here is a list of things to do on your next trip.

Baltimore Museum of Industry - Industry Museum in Baltimore MD - Baltimore Museum of Industry in Baltimore Inner Harbor
Relive the Industrial Revolution in an afternoon. On the western edge of the Inner Harbor, the Baltimore Museum of Industry tells the stories behind the businesses that built Baltimore. Its large complex, ample parking and waterfront patio and pavilion make the BMI a popular party venue too.

Baltimore Aquarium - National Aquarium in Baltimore - Inner Harbor Aquarium
The National Aquarium in Baltimore is one of the top aquariums in the world. The three-building complex of glass, concrete and steel spans Piers 3 and 4 along Pratt Street, making a striking architectural statement. Its array of exhibits range from a lively dolphin show to a re-creation of Australia's Northern Territory.

Port Discovery Inner Harbor Baltimore - Port Discovery Children's Museum in Baltimore MD - Port Discovery in Power Plant Live! in Baltimore Maryland
A block north of the water in the Power Plant Live! complex, Port Discovery is a kid's paradise. Designed for kids ages 2 to 10, the children's museum is dominated by a three-level climbing structure.

USS Constellation and World Trade Center Baltimore Inner Harbor
The USS Constellation, docked near Baltimore's World Trade Center, was the last all-sail warship built by the U.S. Navy. Commissioned in 1855, the ship saw action in the Civil War. It sailed into the Inner Harbor in the 1950s and is now open for tours all year round. Towering over the ship, the world's tallest pentagon-shaped building offers a fantastic 360-degree view of Baltimore. The 27th floor of Baltimore's World Trade is an observatory.

Harborplace and the Gallery in Baltimore - Harborplace shopping and dining in Baltimore Inner Harbor
Harborplace is the retail and dining center of the Inner Harbor. It features a mix of local and national stores and a variety of restaurants. Made up of two buildings — Light and Pratt Street pavilions — Harborplace is connected by a skywalk over Pratt Street to The Gallery, a four-story mall with upscale retail establishments. At the corner of Light and Pratt streets between the two pavilions, an amphitheater hosts street entertainers and musical acts in the warmer months.

Baltimore Inner Harbor: Baltimore Visitor Center
Past the Harborplace's Light Street Pavilion, the Baltimore Visitor Center rises along the west side of the harbor like a wave. Browse the old-fashioned brochure racks or use the touch-screen kiosks to plan your day in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Friendly staff can help you purchase tickets for events and attractions, make a reservation at a Baltimore Hotel, book a tour and learn about the city's history, arts, neighborhoods and shopping. The air-conditioned facility has public restrooms.

Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Baltimore Science Museum - Maryland Science Center in Inner Harbor - Science Center in Baltimore MD
The Maryland Science Center anchors one end of the Inner Harbor. Aside from its science exhibits, the museum is home to an IMAX movie theater and planetarium. With a number of hands-on exhibits, the science center is a phenomenal attraction for kids, and is a must-see stop for tourists and locals alike.

American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore - AVAM in Baltimore MD - Visionary Arts Museum in Inner Harbor Baltimore Maryland
The American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore is home to a spectacular collection of beautiful, bizarre, and innovative art. What makes it unique? Not a piece in the striking Key Highway building on the edge of the Inner Harbor and Federal Hill was created by a formally trained artist.

Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture in Baltimore - Maryland Black History Museum in Baltimore MD
The 82,000-square-foot Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture is dedicated to preserving history and retelling the stories of Maryland's African American community. Located on the edge of the Inner Harbor, the museum is the largest of its kind on the East Coast. Images, music and recorded oral history bring to life the museum's exhibits and collection.

5 Places for Perfect Easter Photos in Baltimore
These five places make for the perfect springtime backdrop for Easter photos in Baltimore.

Baltimore Museum Guide: Winter 2015
Baltimore's museums a have a full calendar of exhibitions, workshops, and other programming this winter.

Hampden Christmas Lights in Baltimore - 34th Street in Hampden Baltimore - Baltimore Maryland Hampden Ravens Christmas Lights
Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

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Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

Best Baltimore Orioles Baseball Bars
Since opening in 1992, Oriole Park at Camden Yards has been a hub of social activity in summer. Before a baseball game, that means grabbing a beer and a bite at one of the many bars, new and old, that surround the park. Here are the best bars near Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

Baltimore's Best Ice Cream Parlors
Five of the greatest places to get tasty ice cream in Baltimore.

Best Places For Breakfast in Baltimore MD
Nothing beats breakfast - no matter what time of the day you're eating it. Baltimore is blessed with some great breakfast spots, from greasy spoons to gourmet bistros. Here are some of the best places for breakfast in Baltimore

Baltimore's Little Italy Dining Guide
Baltimore's Little Italy is a small neighborhood packed with delicious family-run restaurants. Here's a guide to the area's best food.

Baltimore's Little Italy Dining Guide
Baltimore's Little Italy is a small neighborhood packed with delicious family-run restaurants. Here's a guide to the area's best food.

Top 5 Diners in Baltimore
Five of the best diners in Baltimore.

Holiday Festival of Trains at B&O Museum in Baltimore Maryland - Christmas Events in Baltimore MD
Santa arrives by locomotive on Friday, November 26, to kick off the B&O's celebration of toy trains. Model railroad layouts include the Museum’s “HO” scale trains set up in a passenger car on the grounds and the outdoor “G” layout plus the many train displays set up by visiting model layout clubs. Children can visit with Santa on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the Festival.

Baltimore Christmas Parade - Mayor's Christmas Parade in Baltimore Maryland
Last year more than 25,0000 people lined the 2.5-mile route to see Baltimore Christmas Parade. More than 150 parade units including the Baltimore Marching Ravens, Harley Davidson motorcycles, the Boumi Temple performers, floats, antique cars and more delight the crowd.

Baltimore Maryland Hampden Christmas Lights
Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

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Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

Hampden Christmas Lights in Baltimore - 34th Street in Hampden Baltimore - Baltimore Maryland Hampden Christmas Lights, Grinch display in Hampden
Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

Hampden Christmas Lights in Baltimore - 34th Street in Hampden Baltimore - Baltimore Maryland Hampden Christmas Lights
Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

Christmas in Baltimore - Baltimore Christmas Light Displays - Holidays Events in Baltimore Maryland
Christmas is a magical time in Baltimore. The city comes alive with lights, carolers, and all kind of events and activities throughout December. Consider this your guide to some of Baltimore's favorite Christmas events. Each page provides a photo of the holiday event or activity plus the date, time and additional information. Enjoy, and Merry Christmas!

Washington Monument in Baltimore - Washington Monument Lighting and Fireworks - Mount Vernon Baltimore Maryland
Now in its 39th year, the Mount Vernon event features local entertainers, food, and holiday activities. The holiday village featuring food and crafts vendors will open in Mount Vernon’s West park on Dec. 2 at 5:30 p.m. The entertainment on stage will begin at 6 p.m. and the monument lighting and fireworks display will occur at 7 p.m.

34th Street in Hampden - Miracle on 34th Street in Hampden Baltimore Maryland - Hampden Christmas Lights
There are Christmas decorations, and then there's 34th Street in Hampden. Neighbors on this block of rowhouses string Christmas lights from one end of 34th Street to the other. Inflatable snowglobes, musical trains and blinking angels adorn homes. A few even allow visitors to peek inside.

Hampden Christmas Lights in Baltimore - 34th Street in Hampden Baltimore - Baltimore Maryland Hampden Christmas Lights - Happy Holidays Hon
Hampden's Christmas Lights beautifully exhibit Baltimore's Christmas spirit. Residents of 34th Street have been lighting their houses, trees, sidewalks and anything else they can find for the past 62 years. It's turned into a month-long celebration that draws people from around the city and state. The block, between Keswick Rd. and Chestnut St., is a sight to see, and it seems to get bigger - and brighter - every year.

Valentine's Day in Baltimore 2014
Whether you are enjoying a romantic dinner or taking in a love-themed event, be sure to spend a special night with the one you love in Baltimore this Valentine's Day.

Top 5 Haunted Houses in Baltimore and the Vicinity
Those looking to get scared this Halloween season need not search very far: the areas around Baltimore have some top rated haunted houses, creepy mazes, and more!

Maryland Homestead Tax Credit
The Homestead Tax Credit in Maryland caps the property tax assessment increase allowed for Maryland homeowners, who occupy their property.

Shopping Malls in Baltimore County
Looking for a shopping mall near Baltimore? This list of Baltimore area malls includes location information, hours and department stores.

Calling 311 in Baltimore
Baltimore City's 311 call center is a system for taking residents calls about non-emergency issues and complaints related to city services.

Restaurants for Brunch in Baltimore Maryland
It's not breakfast, it's not lunch. Brunch is the best of both worlds, and Baltimore is packed with great places for a leisurely Sunday meal. Brunch in Baltimore is a treasure, and these are the places serving the best treats.

Restaurants in Baltimore's Inner Harbor and Harbor East
Inner Harbor and Harbor East restaurants provide a nice variety of cuisines and atmospheres. From fast food to fine dining, there's something for everyone.

Haunted Houses - Baltimore Maryland - Haunted Houses in the Baltimore Area - Halloween Attractions in Baltimore
Haunted Houses in the Baltimore area are a frightful tradition sure to put a scare into families every fall.

Events in October in Baltimore MD
As the leaves turn in October, Baltimore is alive with plenty to do, including Fells Point Fest and Halloween.

Baltimore, MD: July 2010 Calendar of Events
July is packed full of events in Baltimore. From the spectacular firework celebration in the Inner Harbor to Artscape, July brings with it an abundance of fun festivals and concerts all around Charm City.

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Summer Concerts - BSO at Oregon Ridge Park - Baltimore Symphony Orchestra at the Meyerhoff
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's annual July 4th concert and fireworks display at Oregon Ridge Park is the organization's best-known summer concert. But the

Labor Day in Baltimore Maryland
Labor Day Weekend in Baltimore marks the end of the summer and the coming of fall - and football.

Baltimore, Maryland's Most Romantic Restaurants
Few things are as romantic as great food and wine. Baltimore has a host of romantic restaurants perfect for a special occasion or just an ordinary night out with your sweetie.

April Baltimore Calendar of Events - Baltimore MD Calendar of Events for April
The arrival of spring brings with it plenty to do in Baltimore. Let this April Baltimore calendar of events be your guide.

Baltimore: Gluten-Free Friendly Restaurants
Whether you have been diagnosed with Celiac disease, have a wheat allergy or other dietary restriction, or are just trying to eat healthy, this list of gluten-free restaurants and resources in the Baltimore area can help you learn where dining out can be hassle free.

All About Baltimore's Canton Neighborhood
Learn all about Baltimore's Canton neighborhood. Get information on Canton real estate, restaurants, bars, activities and more.

The Best Outdoor Dining In Baltimore
From sports bars to great date spots, these are the best places to grab an outdoor seat and a bite to eat in Baltimore.

Free Attractions in Baltimore
A list of free things to do in Baltimore, including museums, landmarks, and outdoor pursuits.

Mother's Day in Baltimore - Mother's Day Gift Ideas
No one deserves a day of her own more than mom. On Mother's Day in Baltimore, take mom out to brunch, to pick some crabs or to the spa. Whatever you do for her, remember: she gave you life.

July 4th Inner Harbor Fireworks in Baltimore
The Inner Harbor in Baltimore puts on a July 4th fireworks show for the ages. The harbor is bustling with events and activities, and the fireworks show over the water always is spectacular.

Free Outdoor Movies in Baltimore 2013
Summer brings a favored tradition to Baltimore: free outdoor movies on cool summer nights. With this comprehensive schedule, it'll be easy to remember when and where your favorite films are playing on big screens throughout town.

Baltimore Gay and Lesbian Visitors' Guide
Baltimore is a welcoming destination for gay and lesbian travelers, with gay-friendly festivals, nightlife, publications, and more.

Irish Restaurants in Baltimore MD - Baltimore Irish Pubs - Baltimore Maryland
Whether it's St. Patrick's Day or you just happen to have a craving for some corned beef washed down with a pint of Guinness, Baltimore has a place for you. This list of Irish restaurants in Baltimore includes small neighborhood pubs as well as larger eateries.

Bars of Fells Point, MD
The quaint Baltimore neighborhood of Fells Point, best known for its bars and restaurants, offers taverns, nightclubs and fine dining that fit nearly any budget and taste. This list of Fells Point bars and taverns concentrates on establishments that focus on nightlife, though many of these bars are restaurants as well.

Bars of Fells Point, MD
The quaint Baltimore neighborhood of Fells Point, best known for its bars and restaurants, offers taverns, nightclubs and fine dining that fit nearly any budget and taste. This list of Fells Point bars and taverns concentrates on establishments that focus on nightlife, though many of these bars are restaurants as well.

Farms and Orchards in Baltimore
These Baltimore-area farms have fall fun for both kids and adults. Find corn mazes, pumpkin patches, petting zoos, hayrides, apple picking, Halloween activities and more. In the summer many of these are pick-your-own farms for berries, fruit and veggies. Some have PYO apples in the fall.

Temples in Baltimore MD
Baltimore has a large Jewish community, much of which is centered in Northwest Baltimore County near Pikesville and Reisterstown. While many of Baltimore's synagogues are in this area, this list will help you find a synagoguge all across the Baltimore metro area including Carroll, Anne Arundel and Harford counties as well as Baltimore City. The list is divided by Conservative, Reconstructionist, Reform and Orthodox (Modern and Ultra Othodox also under this heading).

Temples in Baltimore MD
Baltimore has a large Jewish community, much of which is centered in Northwest Baltimore County near Pikesville and Reisterstown. While many of Baltimore's synagogues are in this area, this list will help you find a synagoguge all across the Baltimore metro area including Carroll, Anne Arundel and Harford counties as well as Baltimore City. The list is divided by Conservative, Reconstructionist, Reform and Orthodox (Modern and Ultra Othodox also under this heading).

Temples in Baltimore MD
Baltimore has a large Jewish community, much of which is centered in Northwest Baltimore County near Pikesville and Reisterstown. While many of Baltimore's synagogues are in this area, this list will help you find a synagoguge all across the Baltimore metro area including Carroll, Anne Arundel and Harford counties as well as Baltimore City. The list is divided by Conservative, Reconstructionist, Reform and Orthodox (Modern and Ultra Othodox also under this heading).

Temples in Baltimore MD
Baltimore has a large Jewish community, much of which is centered in Northwest Baltimore County near Pikesville and Reisterstown. While many of Baltimore's synagogues are in this area, this list will help you find a synagoguge all across the Baltimore metro area including Carroll, Anne Arundel and Harford counties as well as Baltimore City. The list is divided by Conservative, Reconstructionist, Reform and Orthodox (Modern and Ultra Othodox also under this heading).

Power Plant Live! in Baltimore MD - Power Plant Live in Baltimore Maryland - Power Plant in Inner Harbor
Just two blocks north of the Inner Harbor sits Power Plant Live!, a collection of bars, clubs, restaurants, and even arts attractions.

Transportation in Baltimore
From planes, trains, and automobiles to the light rail, subway, and water taxi, Baltimore has it all when it comes to transportation. Information to make getting around a breeze.

Fireworks for Sale in Maryland
Fireworks are part of Baltimore's July 4th celebration. But what fireworks are legal in Maryland?

Baltimore Maryland Discounts and Coupons
The skinny on Baltimore coupons, discounts, deals and free stuff.

Black History Sites and Attractions in Baltimore and Central Maryland - African American Heritage Sites
These African-American heritage attractions and cultural institutions throughout the Baltimore area tell of the history and traditions of the Maryland black community.

Public Markets in Baltimore Maryland
While most city's public market systems died out long ago, Baltimore's six public markets are still going strong. Though Lexington Market and Cross Street Market are the best known, all Baltimore's public markets offer a good variety -- some selling meats, seafood, produce and flowers alongside cell phones and cigarettes.

Baltimore County Public Golf Courses: List
Baltimore County has five public golf courses that host players of all skill levels for affordable greens fees. The public courses are spread throughout the county, generally are in great condition, and put an emphasis on pace of play.

Parking Near Baltimore's Inner Harbor
The Inner Harbor in Baltimore is a popular tourism destination. Here are parking tips for weekends as well as directions for street parking.

Buy Tickets for the National Aquarium in Baltimore MD
Buying Baltimore Aquarium tickets can seem overwhelming. Don't fret - here's everything you need to know about buying your tickets.

Moving to Baltimore - Relocation to Baltimore Maryland - MD - Baltimore County - Harford County
Moving to Baltimore? Look here for resources to help settle in to Baltimore, MD.

Maryland Zoo in Baltimore - Visit the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore MD
Set on 160 acres in Druid Hill Park, the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is the nation's third-oldest zoo. Chartered by the state legislature in 1876, the zoo has more than 1,500 birds, mammals, amphibians and reptiles, representing nearly 200 species. Animals are displayed in natural settings replicating their native habitats.

Best Places to Eat Steamed Crabs in Baltimore
Freshly steamed blue crabs is a Baltimore tradition. Baltimore boasts a bushel of great crab houses, from the fancy to the frills-free.

Easter Services in Baltimore Churches
This is small cross-section of Easter services as well as some information on Palm Sunday and Holy Week events in the Baltimore area. Also you'll find listings of more individual churches and religious organizations.

Father's Day Events and Activities in Baltimore
Father's Day in Baltimore presents a host of options for dear old dad.

June 2014 Festivals & Events in Baltimore
During June, the festival season really heats up in Baltimore.

June 2014 Festivals & Events in Baltimore
During June, the festival season really heats up in Baltimore.

Grocery Stores in Baltimore
Resources to find locally-owned grocery stores in Baltimore, as well as national chains.

Inner Harbor and Harbor East Steak Houses - Baltimore MD Steak Houses in Inner Harbor and Harbor East
Just about every upscale steak house chain has a location in either Baltimore's Inner Harbor or Harbor East. Page 2.

Commuting From Baltimore to Washington, D.C.
In recent years, more and more people have been commuting from Baltimore to Washington every day for work. Here is what you need to know about the commute.

Property Taxes in Maryland
Questions about property taxes in Baltimore? This article outlines Maryland's property tax rules and gives links to more info on Homestead Tax Credits, local property tax rates and tax assessment appeals.

Property Tax Credits - Property Taxes in Maryland - Property Tax in Baltimore City and Baltimore County
This article outlines Maryland's property tax rules, and includes information on Homestead Tax Credits, local property tax credits, and more. Page 2.

Free Outdoor Concerts in Baltimore 2013
Baltimore hosts a lively schedule of free concerts throughout the summer in 2013, from the Friends of Patterson Park Concert Series to Summer Socials, and more.

Baltimore Parking Tips
Parking in the Fells Point on a Friday or Saturday night or during the Fells Point Fun Festival can be challenging, but these resources for finding parking garages in Fells Point, Harbor East, Little Italy and Canton can help you plan where to park.

Getting a Maryland License
Driver's license and registration, please. If you're new to Maryland, you'll need to go a Maryland MVA branch to to take care of these things within 60 days of your arrival. Check here to find out how.

Baltimore Lore: What Is the Poe Toaster?
From a well-established Baltimore family, horror genre creator and poet Edgar Allan Poe lived and died in Baltimore. A mysterious visitor drinks a toast of Cognac to Poe at his Baltimore grave every year. For Poe's birthday and Halloween the Baltimore museum and the cemetary where his grave is host events.

Edgar Allan Poe's Life in Baltimore
From a well-established Baltimore family, horror genre creator and poet Edgar Allan Poe lived and died in Baltimore. A mysterious visitor drinks a toast of Cognac to Poe at his Baltimore grave every year. For Poe's birthday and Halloween the Baltimore museum and the cemetary where his grave is host events. Page 2.

Edgar Allan Poe Grave and Museum in Baltimore
From a well-established Baltimore family, horror genre creator and poet Edgar Allan Poe lived and died in Baltimore. A mysterious visitor drinks a toast of Cognac to Poe at his Baltimore grave every year. For Poe's birthday and Halloween the Baltimore museum and the cemetary where his grave is host events. Page 3.

Urban and Suburban Baltimore Facts
When moving to the Baltimore area, deciding whether to live in the city or suburbs can be a tough choice. Hear are some facts about Baltimore City and Baltimore County as well as Anne Arundel, Harford and Howard counties.

Historically Black Schools in Baltimore
Over the last century, these historically black colleges and universities have a played an important role in educating Maryland's African American leaders.

Afternoon Tea in Baltimore
Whatever type of tea you prefer black or green, English or Chinese one of Baltimore's tea rooms has a brew for you. These spots serve afternoon tea, sell loose tea or both.

Ethnic Markets in Baltimore - Asian, Italian, and More
From Asian supermarkets to Italian delis, the many ethnic markets in Baltimore are one of the city’s true gems. Whether you’re looking to pick up some already prepared comfort food favorites or pick up a hard-to-find ingredient for an ethnic recipe, there is certainly no shortage of options throughout Baltimore.

Christmas Light Displays in Baltimore and Beyond
From a parade of lighted boats to drive through Christmas spectacles, these displays of cheer keep Baltimore and the surrounding area bright throughout the holiday season.

Brunch and Breakfast with Santa in Baltimore
If you want to go above and beyond a simple picture with Santa this holiday season, kids will love these opportunities to dine and spend time with Mr. Claus.

Santa Mall Photos in Baltimore
Kids (and in some cases, pets) can strike a holiday pose with Santa and tell him what they want for the holidays at these Baltimore area malls and other locations.

5 Things to Do With Dad in Baltimore This Father’s Day
Whether you are celebrating Father’s Day with a new parent or letting dear old dad know how much you care, these ideas for activities around Baltimore are sure to impress pops.

Things to See and Do in Baltimore, Maryland
A comprehensive list of things to see and do in Baltimore.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Shopping & Services in Baltimore
From chains to funky mom and pops, Baltimore's got all the shopping options you can imagine. Here's some help to navigate you through the city's retail jungle.

Only in Baltimore
Baltimore is unique in so many ways. Here are some of the things that you'll only find in Baltimore.

Notable Baltimoreans
A who's who guide to Baltimore's finest citizens, past and present.

Education in Baltimore
Locate public schools in your residential district or find a private or charter school for your children. Learn about colleges, universities, and continuing education resources.

Baltimore's Government
Negotiating the tangled web that is Baltimore city government can be a truly frustrating and daunting task. No longer. Here's everything you need to know from how to renew your parking permit to requesting bulk trash pickup.

Baltimore's Neighborhoods
Baltimore is a city largely defined by its neighborhoods. Varying widely in demographics, cultural offerings, and history, they all boast the one trait that sets Baltimore apart: genuine character. Find out everything you need to know to live in, or just visit, one of the city's charming neighborhoods.

Baltimore Movie Theaters Harbor East
Once you see a movie at Landmark Theatre in Harbor East, you'll be hard pressed to go to another theater ever again. From the ridiculously comfortable leather recliner seats to the top-notch picture and audio quality in the screening rooms to the full bar - that's right, the full bar! - Landmark Theatres in Inner Harbor East is in a class of its own.

Harbor East Movies - Landmark Theatres - Baltimore MD - Movie Tickets and Showtimes - Landmark Theatre Bar
Once you see a movie at Landmark Theatre in Harbor East, you'll be hard pressed to go to another theater ever again. From the ridiculously comfortable leather recliner seats to the top-notch picture and audio quality in the screening rooms to the full bar - that's right, the full bar! - Landmark Theatres in Inner Harbor East is in a class of its own.

Harbor East Movies - Landmark Theatres - Baltimore MD - Movie Tickets and Showtimes - Landmark Theatre Auditorium
Once you see a movie at Landmark Theatre in Harbor East, you'll be hard pressed to go to another theater ever again. From the ridiculously comfortable leather recliner seats to the top-notch picture and audio quality in the screening rooms to the full bar - that's right, the full bar! - Landmark Theatres in Inner Harbor East is in a class of its own.

Harbor East Movies - Landmark Theatres - Baltimore MD - Movie Tickets and Showtimes - Landmark Theatre Auditorium
Once you see a movie at Landmark Theatre in Harbor East, you'll be hard pressed to go to another theater ever again. From the ridiculously comfortable leather recliner seats to the top-notch picture and audio quality in the screening rooms to the full bar - that's right, the full

Begin Walking Tour of Baltimore's Fells Point: The Corner of Ann and Thames Streets
As you head west on Thames, be sure to duck into the Cat's Eye Pub, one of the city’s top spots for live rhythm and blues music. To your left sits the old City Recreation Pier, which stood in for police headquarters during the filming of Homicide: Life on the Street. Across the street, in the very space where the show’s Detective John Munch (played by Richard Belzer) owned his fictional bar now sits the Waterfront Hotel, a lively pub with solid food and live entertainment.

Walking Tour of Fells Point in Baltimore MD
It doesn’t get more Baltimore than Fells Point. With its cobblestone streets and brick rowhomes exuding as much charm today as they did 250 years ago, the neighborhood is cloaked in history. There’s a little something here for everyone, which helps explain the huge crowds that flock to the waterfront ‘hood on spring, summer, and fall days. Relatively compact yet packed with shops, bars, and restaurants, Fells Point is an ideal venue for a walking tour. So let’s get started.

Second Stop on Walking Tour of Baltimore's Fells Point
As you continue to stroll along Thames Street, to your left sits the working pier, where the pleasure paddlewheel steamer Black-Eyed Susan and other boats dock. On the corner of Thames and Broadway is Maggie Moo’s ice cream “treatery,” always satisfying to the sweet tooth. Continuing west on Thames, you’ll come to Sound Garden. A cool record store, it’s a dying breed. Across the street sits Su Casa, a contemporary furniture store always a good bet to stock some funky merchandise.

Third Stop on Walking Tour of Baltimore's Fells Point
Hang a right onto Bond Street, and check out the menu at The Black Olive, one of the city’s tastiest restaurants. The fish is always fresh here, and the grilled calamari appetizer is not to be missed. A few blocks north head into One Eyed Mike’s for a shot of Grand Marnier. The neighborhood pub is home to the Grand Marnier Club, which boasts more than 1,000 members.

Fourth Stop on Walking Tour of Baltimore's Fells Point
Turn right onto Aliceanna Street, the one-time home of abolitionist, author, diplomat, and overall American hero Frederick Douglass. He lived in Fells Point before fleeing the shackles of slavery in 1838. A historical marker at the corner of Aliceanna and South Durham Street recounts his story, but before you get there be sure to take in Broadway Market, at the corner of Aliceanna and Broadway. Essentially the heart of Fells Point, the market has existed in one form or another since 1784.

Fifth Stop on Walking Tour of Baltimore's Fells Point
Fleet Street is essentially Fells Point’s Antiques Row. A plethora of stores including Another Period in Time, Antique Man, Bowery of Antiques and Collectibles, and Fred’s Refinishing Shop of Fine Antiques offer something for everyone’s style.

Final Stop on Walking Tour of Baltimore's Fells Point
After a long day of walking, eating and shopping, it’s time to end the tour with a cold margarita in Arcos’ beautiful outdoor courtyard. Head west on Fleet then turn right on Broadway and walk north into Upper Fells Point, a rapidly growing section of the neighborhood chalk full of Latino restaurants. Arcos is among the best, and its margaritas and sangria hit the spot.

Delis in Baltimore MD
Baltimore's corned beef row is a stretch of Lombard Street just east of President St. For nearly a century, this is where Baltimoreans have flocked for the best corned beef, pastrami, and other deli delights in the city.

Family Fun in Baltimore MD
Fun for the kids does not have to mean utter boredom for the adults. These family attractions and museums in Baltimore, MD are crowd-pleasers for the whole family.

Baltimore Memorial Day Weekend Events
Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer in Baltimore. The true meaning of the holiday - remembering the men and women who have served this in country's Armed Forces with honor and distinction - should not be forgotten, but it's perfectly okay to fire up the grill, crack open a cold beer (Natty Boh anyone) and celebrate with family and friends. Memorial Day Weekend in Baltimore is here.

$1 Weekend in Baltimore MD
Every year for one weekend in December, downtown Baltimore attractions, drop admission prices to $1 or less. Dollar admission at the Baltimore Aquarium may be the highlight, but dozens of other attractions also offer this holiday treat.

Baltimore Area Pumpkins, Apples and More
Spend a fun day at a farm near Baltimore picking out your own produce, including pumpkins and apples.

John Waters-related Sites in Baltimore
Baltimore is John Waters’ hometown, and the place where all his films are set. Here's a guide to some notable film locations at John Waters-related sites.

Maryland, My Maryland - State Song of Maryland


Baltimore's Free Outdoor Concerts for 2010
The sweet sounds of jazz, blues, rock, reggae, bluegrass, classical, and everything in between echo throughout Baltimore all summer. Free outdoor concerts in Baltimore are a Charm City tradition. There's something for everyone, no matter what style of music you dig or where in the city you live. So unfold a lawn chair, spread out a blanket, sit back and enjoy the tunes.

Free Outdoor Concerts at Harborplace - Harborplace Concert Series in Baltimore MD - Inner Harbor Concerts
Every weekend from Memorial Day to Labor Day, Harborplace in the Inner Harbor hosts musicians in its amphitheater near Pratt and Light streets. Performances are Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 5 p.m. Page 2.

Free Outdoor Concert Series at Belvedere Square - Suumer Sounds at the Square in Baltimore MD
Fridays beginning at 6 p.m., Belvedere Square (540 E. Belvedere Ave.) is the place to be for free concerts. The free outdoor concerts series at Belvedere Square also includes Retail shops, restaurants, and market merchants, which take part in

Halloween Events in Baltimore for Grown Ups
From family friendly activities to adults only scares, there’s plenty of Halloween fun to be had this October.

Baltimore Authors - Tom Clancy - Laura Lippman - Anne Tyler - Edgar Allan Poe - Writers from Baltimore
Baltimore Authors - Tom Clancy - Laura Lippman - Anne Tyler - Edgar Allan Poe - Writers from Baltimore

Baltimore City Public Schools Calendar for 2015-2016
Get the Baltimore City Public Schools Calendar for the 2015-2016 academic year. Learn important dates for school closures, early dismissals and more.

Baltimore Water Taxi - Water Taxi in Baltimore MD - Baltimore Inner Harbor Water Taxi
Traveling by water taxi in Baltimore is more about the journey than the destination. Traveling on the water taxi from popular attractions like the Inner Harbor or Fort McHenry to waterfront neighborhoods like Fells Point or Canton often is slower than other modes of transportation, but it's a delightfully relaxing way to see the city.

Baltimore Movie Theaters - Movies in Baltimore - Baltimore Maryland Movie Theatres - Movies Theatres in Baltimore MD
This list of Baltimore movie theaters is complete - and short. Most of the city's theaters are located in suburban malls. While there aren't many choices inside the city, the theaters are comfortable, inviting, and show a nice variety of films.

Baltimore Orioles Pitching Preview - Orioles Baseball - O's Pitchers - Birds Pitchers
If hope truly springs eternal, the Baltimore Orioles should have prepared for the past dozen seasons in the darkness of winter rather than in the sunshine of March in Florida. But this year could be different, especially if their stable of young, talented pitchers lives up to expectations. Page 2.

Baltimore Christmas Tree Farms - Maryland Christmas Tree Farms - Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in Baltimore Maryland
Sure you can buy a Christmas tree in a store or a parking lot, but nothing beats a trip to a Christmas Tree Farm near Baltimore to get you into the holiday spirit. Maryland has several Christmas tree farms where you can select, then chop down your perfect tree.

Sowebo Arts and Music Festival in Baltimore - Sowebo Festival in Baltimore Maryland
For a quarter-century the Sowebo Arts and Music Festival in Baltimore has been a Memorial Day-weekend tradition. Held surrounding historic Hollins Market, the festival combines food, drink, music, and art, making for a fantastic day for festival goes of all ages.

Fells Point Baltimore Hotels - Hotels in Fells Point Baltimore MD - Fells Point Maryland Hotels
Fells Point in Baltimore is a great place to eat, drink, and party, but there aren't a lot of places to stay. Here's your guide to Fells Point hotels.

Crab Cake Sandwiches in Baltimore - Best Crab Cake Sandwiches in Baltimore MD
Want to start a fight in Baltimore? Just declare that you know where to get the best crab cake sandwich. There are many places around town that serve great, fat cakes, but beware - there are many pretenders as well. Stick with these proven favorites - the best crab cake sandwiches in Baltimore.

Thanksgiving Weekend in Baltimore 2014
This guide to Thanksgiving weekend in Baltimore can help you enjoy a feast with your friends and family at home or at a restaurant, get a head start on the shopping season, and find out other ways to take advantage of the long weekend.

Restaurants Serving New Years Eve Dinner in Baltimore 2014
A variety of Baltimore restaurants will host their own parties, prix-fixe menus, and more. Whether you are looking to impress a date or find the perfect meal for your family, there is a little something for everyone on this list!

Baltimore Publications: Newspapers, Magazines, & Blogs
These newspapers, magazines, and blogs can help you keep track of what's happening in Baltimore and beyond.

Brewery Tours in Baltimore
If you love to drink down suds from one of Baltimore's craft breweries, you might also enjoy taking a tour of the facilities where they're produced. Brewery

Cost of Living in Baltimore
Are you considering moving to Baltimore? Here's how the city's cost of living stacks up.

Getting a Marriage License in Baltimore, Maryland
You found your mate and have a date set—now it's time to make things official. This is an exciting time for the both of you, so make sure you understand all the marriage license rules and regulations in Baltimore or else you risk putting a dent in your plans.

Farm Shares and Community-Supported Agriculture (CSAs) in Baltimore
If you enjoy farm-fresh produce, there are dozens of community-supported agriculture (CSA) programs that connect Baltimore city residents to nearby farms.

Maryland and Federal Tax Forms for Tax Year 2013
If you earned income from a source in Maryland, you are probably required to file a tax return in Maryland. These valuable resources can help make the process of filing taxes in Maryland less complicated.

Free Outdoor Concerts in Baltimore 2014
Baltimore hosts a lively schedule of free concerts throughout the summer. Here's the 2013 schedule of free outdoor concerts.

Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Baltimore
Ripley's Believe It Or Not! in Baltimore's Inner Harbor features strange items, a 4-D move theater, and a mirror maze.

Public Swimming and Wading Pools in Baltimore
Dive in to the cool waters of a public pool in Baltimore.

Baltimore City Schools 2012-2013 Calendar
Academic Calendar for Baltimore City Schools for the 2012-2013 school year, including days off and progress report/report card dates.

Art Galleries in Baltimore
This neighborhood-by-neighborhood guide will help anyone interested in viewing or collecting art in the Baltimore area.

12 Perfect Day Trips from Baltimore
Keep these suggestions for day trips from Baltimore in mind the next time you need a break from city life.

Colleges, Universities, and Higher Education in the Baltimore Area
Background information on colleges, universities, and high education institutions in the Baltimore area.

Duckpin Bowling in Baltimore | Alleys, History & Rules
Duckpin Bowling in Baltimore: Rules and regulations, history, and alleys in the Baltimore and Washington, DC area.

Theater in Baltimore: Stages, Companies, and Festivals
A listing that compiles the theaters in Baltimore, plus some more information on theater companies and theater-related festivals.

Transportation in Baltimore From the BWI Airport
Looking to get from BWI to Baltimore? Transportation options include the light rail, taxis, buses, sedan shuttles, and more.

Swimming in Baltimore (and the Surrounding Area)
When things start to heat up in Baltimore, it's only natural to want to escape to cool, clear waters. From swimming pools to State Park lakes, here are some perfect places to go swimming in Baltimore.

Is Baltimore Safe?
Thanks to the HBO series

National Aquarium in Baltimore Visitors Guide
More than 1.4 million people visit Baltimore's top attraction every year to see 16,500 specimens in an array of environments and exhibits.

Taxi Cab Companies in the Baltimore Area
In many locations throughout Baltimore, you'll have to call to get a cab. Here's everything you need to know about Baltimore taxi cabs.

Natural Food and Health Food Stores in Baltimore
Where to find natural food and health food stores in Baltimore. Get information on OK Natural Food Store, Whole Foods and other grocers in Baltimore.

Holiday Events in Baltimore 2013
The holidays only come once a year. No matter what your religion or creed, make sure your family has a great time this year by participating in some of these events and festivals in Baltimore.

Holiday Events in Baltimore 2013
The holidays only come once a year. No matter what your religion or creed, make sure your family has a great time this year by participating in some of these events and festivals in Baltimore.

June 2013 Festivals & Events in Baltimore
During June, the festival season really heats up in Baltimore.

September 2013 Events and Festivals
A complete guide of the best happenings in Baltimore in September, including Baltimore Comic Con, Defenders Day, HampdenFest, the Baltimore Book Festival, and more.

Da Vinci Exhibit at Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Flight Machines - Inner Harbor Science Museum
The Da Vinci exhibit at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore includes a section of his flying studies machines

Da Vinci Genius Exhibit at Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Da Vinci Genius at Baltimore Science Museum - Inner Harbor Science Museum
Da Vinci - The Genius is at the Maryland Science Center through January 31. The 10,000-square-foot exhibit is the most comprehensive traveling exhibit ever created on Leonardo Da Vinci.

Da Vinci Exhibit at Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Musical Instruments - Inner Harbor Science Museum
The Da Vinci exhibit at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore includes a section of his musical instrument inventions

Da Vinci Exhibit at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Military Engineering - Inner Harbor Science Museum
The Da Vinci exhibit at the Maryland Science Center in Baltimore includes a section of his military engineering

Da Vinci Exhibit at Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Anatomical Studies - Inner Harbor Science Museum
Da Vinci was a renowned scientist, and he dissected and drew more than 30 bodies.

Da Vinci Exhibit at Maryland Science Center in Baltimore - Art - Paintings - Inner Harbor Science
Da Vinci was one of the greatest artists the world has ever seen. Digital reproductions of his paintings are featured in the exhibit.

Da Vinci Exhibit at Maryland Science Center - Mona Lisa - Inner Harbor Science Museum


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Baltimore Parking Garages Near Inner Harbor & Downtown
Avoid the parking headaches near the Inner Harbor and Downtown Baltimore with these tips and list of every parking garage in the area.

Baltimore 2014 Monthly Calendar of Events
Mark your calendars: here's a look at some of the biggest events and festivals happening in Baltimore during 2014, month by month.

Things to Do with Kids in Baltimore
Looking for things to do with kids in Baltimore? These family-friendly museums, attractions, and more are sure to keep you busy.

National Aquarium in Baltimore - Tips, Tours, and Deals
The National Aquarium in Baltimore is the city's most popular tourist attraction and one of the biggest aquariums in the United States. The centerpiece of Baltimore's immensely popular Inner Harbor, needless to say, it can get a bit crowded (and expensive). Negotiating the aquarium can be challenging, but less so if you consult these tips on visiting the aquarium, taking a tour, or best yet - getting a great deal.

Baltimore Aquarium - National Aquarium in Baltimore - Tips Tours Deals
The National Aquarium in Baltimore is the city's most popular tourist attraction and one of the biggest aquariums in the United States. The centerpiece of Baltimore's immensely popular Inner Harbor, needless to say, it can get a bit crowded (and expensive). Negotiating the aquarium can be challenging, but less so if you consult these tips on visiting the aquarium, taking a tour, or best yet - getting a great deal. Page 2.

Baltimore Inner Harbor Cruises and Boat Tours
From dinner cruises to speedboat tours to a pirate ship excursion, here is a breakdown of the many ships and experiences that can be had onboard ships in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

Best Happy Hour Specials in Baltimore
Great happy hour specials can be hard to find, but this list of Baltimore's best happy hour specials will have you cashing in on drink and food discounts.

Recipe for Maryland-Style Crab Cakes
Ask a dozen Marylanders how they make their crab cakes, and you'll get a dozen different answers. Maryland crab cakes are serious business to Marylanders. By making your own, you can ensure your cake will have just the right amount of meat, filling, and seasoning.

Port Discovery Children's Museum in Baltimore
Port Discovery is Baltimore's children's museum. Nestled in the adult entertainment district known as Power Plant Live!, just a few blocks from the Inner Harbor, Port Discovery is an oasis designed for children ages 2 to 10. Dominated by KidsWorks, a three-level climbing structure, the museum’s other exhibits all surround the giant jungle gym. Port Discovery is attraction where kids can play, learn, exercise their creativity and expand their mind.

Outlet Malls Near Baltimore
At these outlet malls near Baltimore you can shop and save on brand names.

Baltimore Trivia: 30 Interesting Facts About Charm City
After reading this list of interesting Baltimore facts, impress your friends with your knowledge of Charm City.

Seven Things You Have to Do in Baltimore
From chowing down on steamed crabs to some of the landmarks you can't miss, here are some of the things you can't leave Baltimore without doing and seeing.

Riole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, MD
Though no longer the newest kid on the block, Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore remains the jewel of baseball's so-called new generation of stadiums. Opened in 1992, the park ushered in a new era of retro-ballparks in urban areas. With its signature warehouse and gorgeous Inner Harbor location, Oriole Park at Camden Yards remains one of baseball's best ballparks.

Historic Ships in Baltimore's Inner Harbor
In lieu of a traditional maritime museum, visitors can climb aboard and experience these historic ships in Baltimore's Inner Harbor firsthand.

Star-Spangled Spectacular: Schedule of Events 2014
This summer, the City of Baltimore will host the Star-Spangled Spectacular, a 6-day commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the U.S. National Anthem.

New Years Eve in Baltimore 2014
Whether you are looking to watch a spectacular fireworks display from the deck of a historic ship or count down to the New Year while watching a makeshift ball fall in quirky Hampden, there are plenty of ways to ring in the New Year in Baltimore.

Holiday Train Gardens in Baltimore
Around the holidays, Santa isn't the only tradition coming to town. Holiday train gardens are also popping up all over Baltimore.

Ice Skating Rinks in Baltimore
Whether you're a beginner or seasoned skater, these ice rinks near Baltimore will provide hours of fun. On this list are both outdoor and indoor rinks; note that some are open seasonally while others are open year-round.

December 2014 Events & Festivals
Get in the holiday spirit with these events and festivals happening in Baltimore throughout December.

Holiday Events in Baltimore 2014
The holidays only come once a year. No matter what your religion or creed, make sure your family has a great time this year by participating in some of these events and festivals in Baltimore.

Summer Camps
These summer camps in Baltimore will not only keep the kids occupied, but will also teach them some valuable skills along the way.

November 2014 Events & Festivals
A listing of the biggest and best events and festivals in Baltimore during November 2013.

November 2014 Events & Festivals
A listing of the biggest and best events and festivals in Baltimore during November 2013.

A Quick and Easy Guide to Shopping in Baltimore
Baltimore might not top the best-of lists when it comes to shopping, but that doesn't mean this city is void of quality finds. If you're looking for foods or ethnic goods, our public markets are unbeatable. And it's also a great place to comb through bookstores, antiques stores, and flea markets.

Flea Markets Near Baltimore
You can find just about anything at flea markets near Baltimore. Mostly, these are places where new and gently used goods are sold at low prices (and can sometimes even be bartered for).

Best Bookstores in Baltimore
Baltimore was once known as “The City That Reads.” Although the nickname didn’t stick, there are still a handful of bookstores in Baltimore where you can get lost in stacks of novels, comics, memoirs, or whatever you prefer to read.

Holiday Craft Shows in the Baltimore Area
These holiday craft shows in the Baltimore area are filled with unique gift ideas. As an added bonus, you'll also be keeping your money in Maryland.

Monthly Discount and Free Events in Baltimore
Like clockwork, many of Baltimore's most anticipated free events fall on the same days each month.

7 Things to Do During Fall in Baltimore
A checklist of things you need to do to have the perfect fall in Baltimore; put these items on your calendar now, because winter will be here before you know it.

Top 10 Fall Festivals in Baltimore
There are so many festivals coming to Baltimore this fall that it's hard to choose which ones are worth your time.

Celebrating Halloween in Baltimore 2014
Ghosts, goblins, and zombies are easy to spot in Baltimore this month. There’s plenty of family friendly Halloween fun to be had.

Baltimore Museum Guide: Summer Fall
Fall is here, but don't hibernate yet: Baltimore's art scene has a full calendar of exhibitions, workshops, and other programming.

Baltimore Ravens Merchandise - Ravens Apparel - Baltimore Ravens Jerseys - Ravens Hats, Sweatshirts, Jackets - Baltimore Ravens Logo – Ravens Flags
Get your Ravens merchandise here! Find a selection of Baltimore Ravens merchandise - everything from customized Ravens NFL jerseys to little girls' Ravens cheerleader outfits. Great gifts with the Ravens logo include Ravens watches, jewelry, sweatshirts, hats and jackets.

Artificial Christmas Trees - Order Christmas Tree Online - Get an Artificial Tree for Christmas - Christmas Tree Stand
OK, so you're not the cut your own Christmas tree type. In fact you're not even the pick up your tree at Home Depot type. You prefer the convenience of a pre-lit artificial Christmas tree. Or you think you'd like to try an artificial tree. No hassle with lights. No vacuuming needles. You can pick up an artificial Christmas tree in a Baltimore store, but this list of trees available online highlights some of the more unusual styles that might be tougher to find.

Holidays in Baltimore - Baltimore Holiday Events - 2008
These links go to roundups of holiday activities (i.e. July 4th, Christmas, Halloween, Valentine's Day, etc.) not specific events. However, these roundups have more links to event information. Also, see About.com's list of Baltimore's annual events and monthly calendars of events.

Baltimore County - Baltimore County Services - Municipal Services in Baltimore County Maryland - Baltimore Suburbs - Baltimore MD
Baltimore County's government provides numerous municipal services to County residents. Because none of the towns in Baltimore County are incorporated, all local taxes and services are provided by Baltimore County. Residents of Baltimore County can find links to more information about schools, libraries, police and fire departments, trash and recycling pick up, parks and animal control.

Quit Smoking Baltimore - Smoking Cessation in Baltimore MD - Maryland Smoking Ban - Quitting Smoking Classes and Support Groups - Cigarette Ban
Maryland's smoking ban goes into effect February 2008. If you are ready to quit smoking, these smoking cessation resources can help.

Restaurants in Havre de Grace, MD - Harford County Restaurants - Havre de Grace Restaurants
Restaurants in Havre de Grace, MD - Harford County Restaurants - Havre de Grace Restaurants

Crab Recipes - Steamed Crabs - Crab Cakes - Crabcakes - Recipes for Crabmeat
The Chesapeake Bay's blue crab is Baltimore's favorite crustacean. Though a crab feast of steamed hardshell crabs is tradition in Baltimore, Marylanders will eat crab most anyway. This collection of crab recipes comes from Guides all across the About.com network.

Kosher Restaurants in Baltimore MD - Baltimore Kosher Caterers - Bakeries - Grocery - Passover Kosher Catering - Reisterstown - Pikesville - Maryland
This is a selection links to Baltimore-area establishments offering kosher foods. Certainly, there are many more in Baltimore, but these are the ones that have a presence on the Web. While some may have Star-K or other certification, some on this list of establishments are kosher by their own assertion.

Annual Events in Baltimore MD - 2008 - Annual Events Baltimore Maryland
Annual Events in Baltimore

Baltimore's Chinese Restaurants - Chinese Restaurants in Baltimore MD - Baltimore Dim Sum
This guide to Baltimore's Chinese restaurants highlights some of the most popular destinations for Far East cuisine.

Baltimore Health Clubs - Fitness Clubs in Baltimore Maryland - Find a Gym in Baltimore, MD
Whether you're trying to lose weight or stay fit, joining a health club may help you achieve your goal. Many offer the services of personal trainers to help keep you on track. Baltimore has many options from women's only clubs to the family-oriented YMCA to places with a strong singles scene.

Historic Ships in Baltimore - Maritime Museums in Baltimore - Baltimore Maryland - Inner Harbor Ships
Baltimore's historic ships--everything fom Civil War-era tall ship to a World War II sub--all have a story to tell. Most are floating museums that are open to the public.

Pick Your Own Farms in Maryland - Maryland U-Pick Farms - Baltimore, MD - Baltimore County - Harford - Howard - Carroll - Frederick
While it does seem like a clever trick to get free labor on farm owners' part, I always enjoy pick-your-own (or U-pick) farms. Local produce can't get much fresher than if you pick it yourself! The many pick-your-own (PYO) farms in Maryland in the Baltimore area specialize in crops such as strawberries, blueberries, peas, raspberries, peaches, cherries, apples, pumpkins and tomatoes.

Star-Spangled Baltimore History
Baltimore is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the U.S. National Anthem in a big way. From 2012-2015, commemorative events will take place around town. Don't miss out on these attractions and events during a star-spangled history tour of Baltimore.

Labor Day Weekend in Baltimore 2014
Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer, so be sure to go out with a bang over this long weekend.

September 2014 Events and Festivals
A complete guide of the best happenings in Baltimore in September, including Baltimore Comic Con, Defenders Day, HampdenFest, the Baltimore Book Festival, and more.

September 2014 Events and Festivals
A complete guide of the best happenings in Baltimore in September, including Baltimore Comic Con, Defenders Day, HampdenFest, the Baltimore Book Festival, and more.

Camping in Maryland State Parks
If you're looking for camping near Baltimore, there are plenty of reasonably priced options at Maryland state parks and forests.

Camping in Maryland State Parks
If you're looking for camping near Baltimore, there are plenty of reasonably priced options at Maryland state parks and forests.

Campsites in Maryland
If you live in Maryland and love camping, you're in luck: there are dozens of campsites throughout the state.

August 2014 Events & Festivals
Summer might be coming to a close, but Baltimore still has a long list of events and activities happening throughout the city.

Star-Spangled 200 Events and Attractions
Celebrate the 200th anniversary of the U.S. National Anthem all summer long with these commemorative events happening around town, as well as some stops anyone wanting to learn about the Star-Spangled Banner should visit.

Baltimore Summer Guide: 2014
From Memorial Day through Labor Day, there’s so much happening in Baltimore things can get overwhelming. Take advantage of the warm summer months — and get some tips on beating the heat — with the guides below.

Outdoor Movies 2014
With this schedule of all the free outdoor movies in Baltimore, it'll be easy to remember when and where your favorite films are playing on the big screen.

July 2014 Festivals & Events in Baltimore
There's plenty of things to see and do in Baltimore during July, including celebrating Independence Day, attending Artscape, catching a free outdoor movie, and more.

Historic Trails in Baltimore (and Nearby)
These historic trails wind through some of Baltimore's most historic neighborhoods, allowing visitors to get to know the city's rich history and culture through experience.

Best Sightseeing Tours in Baltimore
There are a variety of sightseeing tours in Baltimore, including ghostly neighborhood walking tours and cruises around the Inner Harbor.

7 Different Ways to Explore Baltimore
There's a lot of things to do in Baltimore, and with these options, getting from place to place is part of the fun.

Best Coffee Shops in Baltimore
On the lookout for a the best coffee in Baltimore? Skip Starbucks and sip on coffee creations from these locally owned cafes.

Winter Family Fun in Baltimore
As the weather gets cold, there are still plenty of things to see and do to keep the entire family entertained in Baltimore. Here are some ideas for fun-filled winter activities all ages will enjoy.

Free Things to Do During Summer
Ideas for exploring Charm City on the cheap this summer.

Snowballs, Shaved Ice Treat - Baltimore Summer Attractions
All you need to know about snowballs, Baltimore's favorite summertime treat.

Baltimore Attractions Holiday Hours
A list of Baltimore museums and attractions holiday schedules

Baltimore Beers and Breweries
Baltimore's first manufacturing industry was a brewery, and to this day Baltimoreans love their beer.

Close to Baltimore: Vineyards and Wineries
Vineyards and wineries close to Baltimore that offer taste testings and tours.

Free Outdoor Movie Series in Baltimore
Summer brings with it a bevy of free outdoor movies in Baltimore. Grab a lawn chair, pack a picnic basket, sit back and enjoy the show.

Honfest Festival in Hampden in Baltimore
Bzzzzzzz. Hear that? It's the sound of Baltimore's best beehive hairdos emerging from their hives for Honfest in Baltimore. Since 1994 this festival has done nothing but grow in popularity. Held on 36th St. in the Hampden neighborhood, Honfest celebrates the historic working women of Baltimore.

Ethnic Festivals in Baltimore, Maryland
Baltimore's ethnic festivals are among the city's most unique treats. The food, drink, dance and people of many different cultures are represented for all to enjoy.

Flag Day in Baltimore MD - Flag Day Fireworks in Baltimore - Flag Day at Fort McHenry in Baltimore
Flag Day in Baltimore is bigger deal than it is in many cities. After all, the

Memorial Day Weekend in Baltimore
In 2014, Memorial Day falls on Monday, May 26. The day honors those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and to many of us it also unofficially kicks off the summer season.

Memorial Day Weekend in Baltimore
In 2013, Memorial Day falls on Monday, May 27. The day honors those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and to many of us it also unofficially kicks off the summer season.

Neighborhoods in Baltimore, Maryland
Short histories on Baltimore's most iconic neighborhoods, as well as photo tours, guides to area activities, restaurant reviews, and more.

St. Patrick's Day 2010: Meet in the Street- Baltimore
The annual Meet in the Street St. Patrick's Day celebration in Baltimore's O'Donnell Square is sponsored by the square's resident Irish bar and restaurant, Claddagh Pub. The other Canton Square bars and restaurants join in, and the result is Baltimore's most raucous St. Patrick's Day celebration. O'Donnell Street is shut down to traffic, so pedestrians - with beers in hand - rule the square. Outdoor beer tents, live music, and an Irish good time rule the weekend.

2010 Winter Restaurant Week in Baltimore
For one week in the summer and one in the winter, dozens of Baltimore restaurants participate in Baltimore Restaurant Week. Eateries offer special three-course dinners (some also offer lunch) for a special price.