A Tour of Harbor East
Treat yourself to a life of luxury in this chic waterfront neighborhood where you’ll find upscale hotels, high-end stores and decadent restaurants. Here’s how to make a day of your Harbor East explorations.
Harbor East is a trendy extension of its neighbor, the Inner Harbor. As a relatively new development area, this upscale neighborhood continues to grow and evolve as a destination for luxury with plenty of options for fine dining, boutique shopping and plush accommodations all within a few blocks.
Things To Do in Harbor East
Luxe, indulgent experiences await you in Harbor East. Stroll along the waterfront promenade while sipping a bubble tea from Teavolve Cafe or pick out a bottle of vino from Bin 604 Wine Sellers’ vast selection of labels.
Treat yourself to a massage at Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, a shopping spree at a specialty boutique (Harbor East is a shopper’s dream, with blocks upon blocks of boutiques like Sassanova, Curiosity and South Moon Under) and grab dinner at a high-end waterfront eatery. For history buffs, be sure to stop at Historic President Street Station, where President Abraham Lincoln once stopped to avoid an assassination attempt. If you’re in the mood to be entertained, head to Keystone Korner for live jazz performances with your dinner or drinks.
In addition to Harbor East’s own attractions, take a short walk along the waterfront promenade to Batimore’s Inner Harbor. You’re also just a few blocks from Fell’s Point and Little Italy. Right next to Harbor East is an even newer neighborhood called Harbor Point. It’s home to Sandlot, a temporary beach oasis open during the summer. Here you’ll be transported to a tropical island with fruity drinks, live music and volleyball and bocce ball courts.
Harbor East Restaurants
It’s not hard to find great food in Baltimore, and Harbor East is no exception. Here are just a few great places to eat in Harbor East if you’re looking for a break from your exploration.
Harbor East Shopping
Harbor East is the ideal destination to shop til you drop! Check out some of these Harbor East shops.
Events in Harbor East
There are several annual events and festivals in Harbor East. Get a true feel for the neighborhood at these can’t-miss events.
The Annual Fashion Show at Harbor East. Each spring, Baltimore Magazine sponsors this runway show with inspired fashion, shopping and entertainment to benefit House of Ruth Maryland. Experience a showcase of the newest fashion trends while sipping cocktails to live music.
Harbor East Sidewalk Sale
Keep an eye out for great deals at this annual sidewalk sale. Take advantage of major end-of-season markdowns while enjoying live music and specials at nearby restaurants.
Oktoberfest at Four Seasons Hotel
Mobtown Brewing brings its Mobtoberfest brews to the rooftop terrace of the Four Seasons in Harbor East. Enjoy beer paired with traditional German-inspired foods like soft pretzels with Handlmaier Bavarian mustard, brats with sauerkraut, schweinebraten, reiberdatschi, and even house-made apple sauce.