Celebrate the African American Experience in Baltimore

Enduring Courage. Powerful Vision

From Black History Month celebrations across the city to art exhibits, lectures and cultural events year-round, Baltimore honors the contribution of African Americans.

This year, Visit Baltimore is bringing together some of the city’s top cultural attractions for a afternoon of FREE interactive, family-friendly activities like storytelling and face painting for Baltimore’s Legends & Legacies Jubilee on Saturday, February 18. Find more information here.

Throughout history, African American artists, activists and thinkers have played an integral role in American society and the world. Discover the legends and legacies that made Baltimore great—and hear the stories of everyday people whose courage laid the foundation for the future.