Don’t Miss Out: Charm City Happenings

Check out what Charm City is offering this week (8/5 to 8/11)

August 3, 2018

By Julia Weinberg

Here are five events you absolutely can’t miss in Baltimore this week:


Baltimore County Restaurant Week

When: August 3rd – 18th

Price: approx. meal cost $15 – $35

Did you miss out on Baltimore City’s restaurant week? No worries—it’s restaurant week in Baltimore County! Get the best deals at over 60 participating restaurants. View the full list of restaurants and deals here.


Baltimore Pizza Festival

Where: Power Plant Live

When: August 4th & 5th, 1:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Price: General $15 / VIP $50 / Children under 10 are FREE

If you love pizza, this festival is the place for you! Enjoy a day filled with 20+ pizza and food vendors, drinks, live entertainment, a kid’s play area, and an abundance of pizza-themed activities. There will be a pizza eating competition, a make-your-own pizza bar, a kids’ inflatable station, face painting, and so much more. For more info click here.


Baltimore Magazine’s Best of Baltimore Party

Where: Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, The Assembly Room (318-316 Guilford Ave Baltimore, MD 21202)

When: August 9th, 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Price: $125

Take a stroll through Baltimore magazine’s enchanting forest and enjoy special delights from the area’s most noteworthy restaurants, taste magical spirits, and celebrate all that Charm City has to offer on the jovial dance floor set underneath a midsummer full moon. For details click here.


South Point Opening Party

Where: West Covington Park in Port Covington (101 W. Cromwell St. at the western section of the park overlooking the Middle Branch and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge)

When: August 11, 5:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Bring your whole family to this grand opening party! Enjoy music by DJ Cian Noteman and a special South American inspired BBQ by Chef Patrick Morrow. There will also be games, entertainment, and an amazing view of the sunset on the water! After this event visit South Point every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for wellness classes, a full-service bar, eatery, and many forms of entertainment and activities. For more info click here.


Moonrise Festival

Where: Pimlico Race Course (5201 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215)

When: August 11th & 12th, 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Price: $109 – $274

This annual festival is one of the most anticipated East Coast music events of the summer! With four space-themed stages, Moonrise’s music ranges from EDM to hip-hop, and everything in between. Dress in your most outrageous space-themed costume and enjoy the concerts as well as art installations, vendors, food and beverages, VIP lounges, and more. Purchase tickets here.