WATERFRFONT BLOG

Stay up to date on all Waterfront happenings right here! Categorized below you’ll find news, events, updates, and all the happenings at Baltimore’s Waterfront.

ACTIVATING THE WATERFRONT

Street Performer Auditions

STREET PERFORMER AUDITIONS Waterfront Partnership welcomes a variety of groups and acts to participate in our Street Performer program. Selected acts will perform at the Harborplace Amphitheater, Constellation Pier, or Bicentennial Plaza all located at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Auditions are scheduled by invitation after application is made. If selected our program manager will contact you for scheduling. Applications are open to …

‘The Robert Long House Story’ 

Baltimore’s Oldest Residence’s Ties To America’s Independence  Baltimore’s Waterfront is stylishly entering its new age of design. This active modernization seen over the last few years continues to produce tall, lavish glass skyscrapers along Light Street, in Harbor East and the entirety of the newly developed work-where-you-live neighborhood of Harbor Point. Its history though sometimes gets lost with all the …

Mr. Trash Wheel’s Earth Day Birthday!

Mr. Trash Wheel is turning 8 and everyone is invited! Celebrate Earth Day and Mr. Trash Wheel’s birthday April 23rd, 2022 from 3-6pm in Pierce’s Park located in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Each attendee will receive a limited-edition Mr. Trash Wheel fanny pack, a Mr. Trash Wheel birthday dessert, and access to a family-friendly party with craft activities, Trash Wheel performances, and all …

KEEPING OUR DISTRICT CLEAN, GREEN, & SAFE

New Traffic Pattern to be Installed Along Portion of Thames Street in Fell’s Point

Traffic Advisory Thames Street to be made one way westbound between Caroline and Ann Streets; Lancaster and Thames Streets to close nightly The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists that a new traffic pattern will soon be installed along a portion of Thames Street. Starting on or about Saturday, November 7, 2020, Thames Street will become one-way westbound between Caroline and Ann …

Pedestrian Bridge Between Piers 4 and 5 to Temporarily Close November 3-4th

Traffic Advisory The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise residents and visitors to the Inner Harbor that the Pedestrian Bridge located between Piers 4 and 5 south of Pratt Street will be temporarily closed for the return of the USS Taney.  Starting at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, the pedestrian bridge between Piers 4 and 5 which is …

Weekend Road Closures for October 30-November 1, 2020

Traffic Advisory Lane Closures Along the Southbound Jones Falls Expressway The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) today announced that temporary lane closures will be implemented along the southbound Jones Falls Expressway this Saturday for storm drain cleaning work. On Saturday, October 31, 2020 temporary lane closures will be implemented along the southbound Jones Falls Expressway between the county line …

PRESERVING OUR HEALTHY HARBOR

Mr. Trash Wheel’s Earth Day Birthday!

Mr. Trash Wheel is turning 8 and everyone is invited! Celebrate Earth Day and Mr. Trash Wheel’s birthday April 23rd, 2022 from 3-6pm in Pierce’s Park located in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Each attendee will receive a limited-edition Mr. Trash Wheel fanny pack, a Mr. Trash Wheel birthday dessert, and access to a family-friendly party with craft activities, Trash Wheel performances, and all …

Reimagining the Harbor as a Hub Webinar

How can the Inner Harbor reach its full potential? We want to hear from you!   Join Waterfront Partnership for a free interactive webinar at noon on Tuesday, February 8th. Dr. Sally J. Scott and Dr. Joby Taylor will dig into the recommendations of their new paper, Reimagining the Harbor as a Hub, joined by Waterfront Partnership President Laurie Schwartz and Board Member Carmera Thomas.  Audience …

Request for Proposals: Baltimore Blueway Master Plan

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to perform certain professional (consulting) services involving a Water Trail Plan (the Baltimore Blueway) for the Baltimore Harbor. Proposal submission instructions, requirements, and evaluation criteria, is attached. Proposals must be received by Adam Lindquist, Director, Healthy Harbor Initiative no later than October 22, 2021 at 4:00pm. Questions about …

CREATING VIBRANT PUBLIC SPACES

Street Performer Auditions

STREET PERFORMER AUDITIONS Waterfront Partnership welcomes a variety of groups and acts to participate in our Street Performer program. Selected acts will perform at the Harborplace Amphitheater, Constellation Pier, or Bicentennial Plaza all located at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Auditions are scheduled by invitation after application is made. If selected our program manager will contact you for scheduling. Applications are open to …

Reimagining the Harbor as a Hub Webinar

How can the Inner Harbor reach its full potential? We want to hear from you!   Join Waterfront Partnership for a free interactive webinar at noon on Tuesday, February 8th. Dr. Sally J. Scott and Dr. Joby Taylor will dig into the recommendations of their new paper, Reimagining the Harbor as a Hub, joined by Waterfront Partnership President Laurie Schwartz and Board Member Carmera Thomas.  Audience …

Waterfront Partnership Showcases Sculptures, Art, and Photo Spots in Second “Waterfront Walks” Self-Guided Tour

Spring weather invites visitors to “step” out and discover the waterfront’s best selfie spots, sculptures and art found throughout Baltimore’s waterfront neighborhoods Baltimore, MD (May 17, 2021) – The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore announced today the second walk in its “Waterfront Walks” series of themed and self-guided walking tours of Baltimore’s waterfront neighborhoods – Sculptures, Art, and Photo Spots inviting …

NEWS & ALERTS

Reimagining the Harbor as a Hub Webinar

How can the Inner Harbor reach its full potential? We want to hear from you!   Join Waterfront Partnership for a free interactive webinar at noon on Tuesday, February 8th. Dr. Sally J. Scott and Dr. Joby Taylor will dig into the recommendations of their new paper, Reimagining the Harbor as a Hub, joined by Waterfront Partnership President Laurie Schwartz and Board Member Carmera Thomas.  Audience …

Request for Proposals: Baltimore Blueway Master Plan

The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to perform certain professional (consulting) services involving a Water Trail Plan (the Baltimore Blueway) for the Baltimore Harbor. Proposal submission instructions, requirements, and evaluation criteria, is attached. Proposals must be received by Adam Lindquist, Director, Healthy Harbor Initiative no later than October 22, 2021 at 4:00pm. Questions about …

September Events on the Waterfront

Soak up the rest of summer on the waterfront! Come down and stroll along the promenade, enjoy the water views, listen to live music, and support local businesses. See you soon! Want to be included in our email & monthly blog posts? Consider submitting your Waterfront event below: SEPTEMBER EVENTS 9/4 – Special Program: Naval Surgeon Aboard Ships Surgeon Brad …