| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Baltimore is one city where crowds come out in the heat of the night to take in open-air movies.
In mid-July last year, when the thermometer was hitting 95 in the day and stalling in the 80s past midnight, fun-seekers swarmed to Federal Hill to watch...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Mr. Rain's Fun House at the American Visionary Art Museum is running a Meet the Artist Film Series, featuring a selection of works from local Baltimore short filmmakers. The films are showing weekly in June on the restaurant’s balcony overlooking...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Like a bee doing a waggle dance to signal a field full of pollen, or a cat rubbing up against a fence post to make a scent chart of its territory, GPS artist Michael Wallace maps out a virtual Baltimore during his bike trips around the city.
| Jul 3, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Who says pets can’t enjoy Fourth of July festivities?
On July 4, the American Visionary Art Museum will host its annual Visionary Pets on Parade, a celebration in Federal Hill for pet owners and their furry companions. Pets of all shapes and...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 8:33 PM
Braving sweltering heat, strident warnings of roving gangs and a killjoy calendar that let the Fourth of July fall midweek, Marylanders and visitors from around the world flocked to the Inner Harbor Wednesday night to catch their share of rockets' red...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Mr. Rain's Fun House, the restaurant at the American Visionary Art Museum, is offering a three-course prix fixe dinner every Thursday night for duration of Flick from the Hill, the museum's free outdoor movie series. This Thursday's film is the 1979 gem...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:59 AM
As cool as Artscape's Roadside Attractions corridor sounds, it's far from all Baltimore's free arts festival has to offer for 2012. Here are six more reasons not to stay home this weekend:
Music, music, music R&B singer Brian McKnight headlines the...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 10:26 AM
Frankly fake but authentically Baltimore, the Formstone that swaths many a rowhouse may seem low-brow or even tacky to some.
But should it be illegal?
A proposed overhaul of the Baltimore's zoning code would do just that, banning the faux stone...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Baltimore will have to content itself with the Vince Lombardi Trophy, because according to Open Table, Baltimore is an also-ran in the romance department. The most romantic cities are, in order: San Antonio, Texas; Austin, Texas; Providence, R.I.; La...
| Feb 12, 2013
It's not too late. You can still make dining plans for Valentine's Day. Some restaurants are extending their special Valentine's Day menus and offerings through the weekend. Even places that aren't offering fixed-price options are packing their menus with...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Schools and government offices aren't the only things closing down in anticipation of today's snowstorm. Here is a partial list, continually being updated, of cultural and commercial institutions shutting down for the day.
The American Visionary Art...