Events in and around Baltimore



Fells Point Fun Festival

What: Enjoy food, drinks, crafts, vendors, and Fells Point historic sites. The Kid Zone offers performances, games and free crafts.

When: Sept. 30 - Oct. 2

Where: Fells Point Square (map)

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The John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation’s Inaugural 5k and Family Fun Run

What: The proceeds raised from John W. Brick 5K and Family Fun Run will benefit the John W. Brick Mental Health Foundation. 

When: 8:30 a.m. Oct. 9 

Where: Towson University

More info: To sign up for the race, click here



Everyone's a Kid Day at the Zoo

What: On the first Tuesday of the month March through November, all ticket prices are the at the child admission rate of $13 a person; $5 off adult admission.

When: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. first Tuesday of the month March-November 

Where: The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, 1876 Mansion House Drive, Baltimore, MD 21217

More info: Visit the zoo's event page


Larriland Farm Fall Festival

What: Pick pumpkins, apples and fresh vegetables. In October, the farm is decorated for Halloween with ghosts and goblins. Hayrides are offered through the end of October

When: September - October

Where: Larriland Farm, 2415 Woodbine Road, Woodbine, Md.

More info: Visit Larriland Farm's website


Baltimore Running Festival

What: Run through Baltimore's Inner Harbor waterfront, historic Federal Hill and Fells Point. Runners can choose from marathon, half marathon, 5K, team relay, and fun run.

When: Saturday, Oct. 15

Where: Downtown Baltimore

More Info: Visit website


Baltimore Craft Beer Festival

What: The festival features the widest selection of craft brews in the state. The event also includes live bands, local food trucks and games. Tickets start at $35 and can be purchased from the website below.

When: Oct. 22, 12 - 6 p.m.

Where: Canton Waterfront Park, 3001 Boston Street, Baltimore

More Info: Visit website


Pints in the Park

What: From the website: An "outdoor happy hour feature corn hole, ping pong, and cheap beers from Baltimore breweries. Meet Charm City Run in the park for an evening group run and then head back to the park for a cold brew at the finish line. Enjoy live music from local bands. Chill on the lawn and pre-game before a baseball game."

When: 5-8 p.m. Oct. 14

Where: Center Plaza, Fayette and North Charles streets, Baltimore, Md.

More info: Click here


Komen Maryland Race for the Cure

What: A fundraising event and race by Komen Maryland designed to raise money breast cancer research and other programs in support of a cure.

When: Sunday, Oct. 24

Where: In the area of the Hunt Valley Towne Center on Shawan Road

More info: Check out the Komen Maryland website


Homestead Gardens Fall Fest

What: Fall fun for the whole family, including pumpkin express, hay rides, corn maze, jumping pillow, pipe slide, pumpkin bowling, pony rides, BBQ, and live entertainment.

When: Saturdays and Sundays, Sept. 24 - Oct. 30

Where: Homestead Gardens, Davidsonville location, 743 West Central Avenue.

More info: Visit Homestead Gardens' event page


Special Historic Hauntings

What: An ghost walk that includes a tour of the haunted James Brice House. The tour includes a haunted walk through the Annapolis historic district.

When: Fridays and Saturdays Sept. 30 - Oct. 29

Where: Historic Annapolis

More info: Visit


Annapolis Running Classic

What: Half marathon and 10K races in Maryland's historic capital city. 

When: Saturday, Nov. 19

Where: Downtown Annapolis, race start and finish from Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium

More info: Visit the website



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