A community of families dedicated to early intervention in Montgomery County, MD
Time: July 17, 2009 to July 19, 2009
Location: Baltimore, Entertainment District
Street: 140 West Mt Royal Avenue
Website or Map: http://www.artscape.org/index…
Event Type: families, free!, festivals, art, music, dance
Latest Activity: Jul 15, 2009
Artscape is perhaps the largest FREE Arts Festival in the country. It's happening in Baltimore on July 17-19, 2009.
Artscape features 150+ artists, fashion designers and craftspeople; visual art exhibits on and off site, including exhibitions, outdoor sculpture, art cars, photography and the Janet & Walter Sondheim Prize.
There are live concerts on 3 outdoor stages including performances by Robin Thicke, Dionne Warwick and Cake.
A full schedule of performing arts includes dance, opera, theater, fashion, film, experimental music and performances by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Acrobats of China and more.
There are plenty of family events such as hands-on projects, demonstrations, competitions and children's entertainers. Kids can draw paint, stamp, build and more at the Target tent.
Artscape is held outdoors in tents, and inside the neighborhood's premier exhibition spaces and performing arts venues.
Multiple street theater locations, and a delicious, international menu of food and beverages is available throughout the festival site.
Mount Royal Avenue & Cathedral Street / Charles Street
Bolton Hill neighborhood & Station North Arts & Entertainment District
A good landmark to help with directions is the Lyric Opera House, located at140 West Mt. Royal Avenue, 21201
Free, air-conditioned shuttles will let you off at one of five stops and run continuously with stops approximately every 15 minutes.