There are so many cool things to do in Baltimore. Check out all the events that are happening in June.
Family Fun Friday’s
Every Friday | 10 a.m. |Inner Harbor
Join the fun at the Inner Harbor all day every Friday at Family Fun Fridays, May 4 through September 14. Featuring discounts at world-class attractions, free entertainment including the Walter Sondheim Splash Pad, Kids' play by Pure Play Every Day, Inc., street performers, Friday night concerts, kid-friendly dining options, and more!
Bird Walk in the Wetlands
Jun. 6 | 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine
2018 is the #YearOfTheBird! Visit Fort McHenry and participate in a bird walk from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. An experienced guide will lead observers through the wetlands as they observe the many species of birds that call the park home.
Family Fun Friday
Jun. 8 | 5- 8 p.m. | Maryland Science Center
Admission for Family Fun Friday includes the permanent exhibit halls, Planetarium, and IMAX Theater. All visitors pay just $10 for admission during Family Fun Friday.
Summer Socials at West Shore Park
Jun. 8 | 5 p.m. | West Shore Park
Bring a blanket and enjoy a fun, family-friendly evening at West Shore Park every second Friday from May through September. Summer Socials feature live music by a local band, kids activities, food trucks, bar service, and the Walter Sondheim Interactive Fountain. Summer Socials are always free and fun to attend!
Where The Wild Things Art
Jun. 13 | 5:30 – 8 p.m. | The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore Join The Painted Palette at the Zoo for a wildly entertaining night of painting and sipping with your favorite animal ambassador friends! You are guaranteed to get in touch with your creative side as one of their artists guides you through re-creating the night’s featured painting - "Warhol Crabs." https://www.facebook.com/events/591755104525881/
Rhythms & Reels at Cylburn Arboretum
Jun. 13 | 6 – 8 p.m. | Cylburn Arboretum Association
The Office of Mayor Catherine Pugh and Baltimore City Recreation and Parks is excited to launch another season of free movies and concerts through #RhythmsandReels. Join us for performances by Violet Belle (6/13), Kristen Toedtman (7/11) and viewings of Leap (8/8) and Grease (9/12)
Super Science Sleepover: Drippy, Slippy Science
Jun. 29-30 | 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 a.m. | Maryland Science Center
Slip and slide your way to the Maryland Science Center for their Super Science Sleepover: Drippy, Slippy Science. Construct your own boat to make some waves at the boat regatta. Have a splashing good time creating water drop paintings. And, keep ink afloat by practicing the ancient art of Suminagashi. Then, when it’s time to say lights out—sleep in the exhibit halls!
Food and Drinks
7th Annual Taste Of 3 Cities
Jun. 2 | 12 – 9 | Patterson Park
The 7th Annual Taste Of 3 Cities, voted 2 years in a row, one of the Top Ten Festivals in Maryland. Featuring 40 plus Food Trucks from the region. New this year, The Holistic Vendor's Village & The Artisan's Village. A live performing Artis's stage, Main musical stage featuring the area's top bands from DC & Baltimore. Expanded Kid's Zone with children's activities and Helicopter Rides.
Ruckus Fest: Emo & Pop Punk BBQ
Jun. 2 | 5 p.m. – 12 a.m. | Power Plant Live!
Some of Maryland's finest bands perform your favorite Emo & Pop Punk Anthems for an insane night of Sing Alongs, Games, and BBQ in Power Plant Live! Tasty BBQ from Baltimore's own Smoke will be for sale. Vegan options available.
Sagamore Spirit Tour & Sunset Ride
Jun. 6 and 20 | 6 p.m. | Sagamore Spirit
Join us for a tour of the Sagamore Spirit Distillery and then hop aboard one of Baltimore Water Taxi's newest boats for a sunset cruise on the Middle Branch River. Whiskey cocktails provided!
Pints in the Park
Jun. 8 | 5 p.m. | Center Plaza
This popular outdoor happy hour features live music, corn hole, ping pong, and more. Local beer and wine will be sold for stellar happy hour prices
Food Truck Rally
Jun. 22 | 5 – 9 p.m.. | Baltimore Museum of Industry
Join Maryland Best Food Trucks at the Baltimore Museum of Industry for an exclusive free Food Truck Rally on the waterfront. Featuring 16 amazing food trucks, local vendors, family-friendly activities, DJ and a bar!
Bikes and Beers Baltimore 2018
Jun. 23 | 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Union Craft Brewing
Bikes and Beers BALTIMORE features a 15-mile and 30-mile ride departing from Union Craft Brewing (New Brewery!) and traveling through the beautiful city of Baltimore, MD. Both rides will feature a half-way rest stop with refreshments. Upon return to Union Craft riders will recieve an official pint glass (and koozie!) with 2 FREE BEERS of your choice. At Union Craft there will be LIVE MUSIC, local food trucks and lots of outdoor games to play! A Celebration of Cycling and Craft Beer!
Workout & Whiskey: Pure Barre
Jun. 3 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Sagamore Spirit
Start your Sunday right! Join us for an all-levels barre class taught by Pure Barre. Enjoy a short tour of the distillery and then roll out your mat and activate your entire body during this hour-long class. Sample Sagamore Spirit’s signature product, along with local snacks and juices after class. Feel stronger and energized for the day ahead! Please bring your own mat and towel.
3rd Annual Baltimore Floatilla
Jun. 9 | 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. | Canton Waterfront Park
Join the fight for a clean and accessible Harbor by paddling in the Baltimore Floatilla while raising money for its restoration. The Healthy Harbor Initiative is fighting every day for clean water and healthy communities. Money raised by the Floatilla will provide City students with environmental field trips, makeover dirty alleys and help Mr. Trash Wheel and Prof. Trash Wheel keep hundreds of tons of trash out of the water.
Free Summer Solstice Yoga Celebration
Jun. 17 | 8 – 9:30 a.m. | American Visionary Art Museum
YogaWorks Federal Hill and the American Visionary Art Museum present a free outdoor yoga class that welcomes the summer solstice! All abilities and skills are welcome. Bring your own yoga mat or towel. Come dressed in your favorite sunrise colors - pink, orange, yellow, red, purple. Refreshments served afterwards.
FIT+ Fitness Festival
Jun. 23 | 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Harbor East
The 6th Annual Fit+ Outdoor Fitness Festival takes your workout to the streets of Harbor East! Enjoy FREE fitness classes hosted by The MAC, Under Armour Brand House, lululemon, and Charm City Run! From yoga to boot camp and beyond – these perfectly timed sessions allow you to sample multiple classes throughout the morning. Beyond sweat, FIT+ brings your workout to the next level with a live DJ, nourishing food & drink offerings, giveaways, raffle prizes & more.
Concert and Shows
World Premiere of SOUL The Stax Musical with Mixolo
Jun. 1 | 6:30 – 10 p.m. | Baltimore Center Stage
Join Mixolo solos for the world premiere of SOUL the Stax Musical at Baltimore Center Stage, a celebration of the sound of American soul music and the iconic artists that came out of the groundbreaking Memphis-born Stax record label. See this highly anticipated musical premiere and share the experience with other like-minded theater enthusiasts.
Music Box: Red, White & Blue!
Jun. 2 | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
For children ages 6 months-3 years. Celebrate the colors of the American flag with a string quartet of BSO musicians. Give your budding music lover the chance to explore music through this highly engaging and interactive performance. The half-hour lobby concert features the musical talents of a small ensemble of BSO musicians performing classical and children's songs to develop musicality, creativity, coordination and literacy.
Primus / Mastodon
Jun. 2 | 7 p.m. | Mecu Pavilion
Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls Be More Kind World Tour 2018
Jun. 3 | 6:30 p.m. | Mecu Pavilion
Khalid: The Roxy Tour
Jun. 4 | 8 p.m. | Mecu Pavilion
On Your Feet
Jun 5 – 10 | Various Hours | Hippodrome Theatre
From international superstardom to life-threatening tragedy, ON YOUR FEET! takes you behind the music and inside the real story of this record-making and groundbreaking couple who, in the face of adversity, found a way to end up on their feet.
Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Soul2Soul The World Tour 2018
Jun. 5 | 7:30 p.m. | Royal Farms Arena
Jun. 8 – 9 | 7 p.m. | the Modell Lyric
Jun. 8 | 6 p.m. | Mecu Pavilion
MICHAEL BLACKSON - #WITHALLDUERESPECTIHAVENORESPECTT
Jun. 16 | 8 p.m. | Hippodrome Theatre
Def Leppard & Journey at Royal Farms Arena
Jun. 16 | 7 p.m. | Royal Farms Arena
Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton
Jun. 24 | 7 p.m. | Mecu Pavilion
Jun. 30 | 8:30 p.m. | Power Plant Live!
Kip Moore is coming back to Power Plant Live! for Hot Country Night Series presented by 93.1 WPOC and Miller Lite!
Federal Hill Jazz & Blues Festival 2018
Jun. 3 | 12 – 7 p.m. | Federal Hill Main Street
Enjoy a day in beautiful Federal Hill, checking out awesome vendors, eating delicious food, and listening to the hottest jazz & blues bands in Baltimore!
Jun. 9 – 10 | 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. | Hampden
Grab your boas and tease that beehive! It is time for the 25th Annual HONfest. HONfest symbolizes all the charm and goodwill that lies within the hearts of those who live, work and play in Bawlmer. “Hon” the Bawlmer term of endearment short for “Honey”, embodies the warmth and affection bestowed upon our neighbors and visitors alike by the historic working women of Baltimore. HONfest is an annual celebration in honor of these women.
Jun. 15 – 17 | Station North
Baltimore Pride Weekend 2018 consists of a three-day celebration, that kicks off with Twilight on the Terrace on Friday June 15 followed with the block party and legendary parade on Saturday and Sunday’s festival at Druid Hill Park. Baltimore Pride is now in its 43rd year!
Jun. 23 – 24 | 11 – 9 p.m. | Patterson Park
The 38th LatinoFest the best place on the East Coast to celebrate the tremendous sounds sights and tastes of Latino culture. LatinoFest is known as the Premier Latino Festival of Baltimore.
Art and Museums
Sunday at 2 Films: Gordon Parks Double Feature
Jun. 10 | 12:30 – 4 p.m. | Reginald F. Lewis Museum
This documentary takes an intimate look at the life and career of Gordon Parks, a celebrated photographer, novelist, journalist, poet, musician, and filmmaker.
1 West Mount Vernon Place Opening Celebration
Jun. 16 | 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. | The Walters Arts Museum
In celebration of the opening of 1 West Mount Vernon Place, the Walters is hosting a free block party featuring an opening ceremony and an array of special programs. Visitors of all ages are invited to tour the transformed space and enjoy art demonstrations and a variety of performances.