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International Edgar Allan Poe Festival and Awards

October 06, 2018 - October 07, 2018

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Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum
203 North Amity Street
Baltimore, MD 21223
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Overview

Poe Baltimore invites you to darken Poe’s chamber door at the 1st Annual International Edgar Allan Poe Festival and Awards, October 6 & 7, 2018. This free, two-day outdoor event will feature Poe-themed performances, art, vendors and food, celebrating Poe’s life, works and his influence in the arts. The festival will take place directly across the street from Poe House at 203 N. Amity Street in Baltimore, in the newly-built “Poe Park” at Center\West. The festival includes Poe-themed performances, vendors, booksellers and music, plus family-friendly activities, poetry and art. Attendees will also get to learn about Poe’s life and works from some of the United States’ preeminent “Poe Places”, with representatives from The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum (Baltimore), The Poe Museum (Richmond, Virginia), The Poe Cottage (Bronx Historical Society, NYC), and The Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore. October 6 & 7 is also “Death Weekend”, commemorating the 169th anniversary of Edgar Allan Poe’s death in Baltimore. Visit PoeFestInternational.org for more vendors and program details, more TBA. Admission and festival parking are FREE. Program announcements coming soon! http://poefestinternational.org

Event Details

Event Category General Information Neighborhood

  • Fairs & Festivals
  • Kid-friendly
  • Literature
  • Special Events
  • Family-friendly
  • Downtown West

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