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SWV, English Beat and James Brown Dance Party to headline 2019 Artscape

SWV. Image via Facebook.

R&B vocal group SWV (Sisters With Voices), New Wave/ska greats English Beat and an all-star tribute to James Brown will headline this year’s Artscape, the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts announced today.

Event Pick: Make your own tie-dye attire during Artscape

Photo by Steven Falconer, via Wikimedia Commons

No doubt you’ll be surrounded by vibrant art and crafts at booths and museums this weekend for Artscape, but where can you actually make something of your own?

Weekend Events Calendar: Artscape, after-hours events for Artscape, Ratscape and more

Artscape 2017. Photo via Facebook.

Welcome to the middle of the summer, Baltimore. Of course, that means Artscape has arrived. Get the lowdown on what’s happening inside and around the Station North festival. Plus, a few foodie events and chances to combine fitness and awareness. Get out there:

TLC, Toots & The Maytals, ZZ Ward will headline this year’s Artscape

Photo via Facebook.

R&B favorites TLC, reggae group Toots & the Maytals and blues rocker ZZ Ward are the music headliners at this year’s Artscape, the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts announced today.

The group Garth Fagan Dance will also perform at the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric during the festival.

The Rack: Local Artisans Make Their Mark on Artscape This Weekend

Tigerlilly Shop – One of many local vendors at Artscape this weekend

While the rest of us blast our air conditioning this week, artists from far and wide will be sweating their way through booth setup for the 36th annual Artscape. 

Stretch of Light Rail System to Shut Down for 18 Days of Repairs After Artscape

The inside of an MTA light rail car. Photo by Payton Chung, via Wikimedia Commons.

State transportation officials are preparing to close down seven light rail stops in the city starting next Tuesday in order to make some major repairs.

Hot Plate: Jimmy’s Reopens, Beer & Mojitos at Birroteca, Artscape Action

Ejji Ramen is one of many local food companies that will be at Artscape, which starts July 21.

It’s hot out there, Baltimore, but it’s even hotter in the kitchen. It’s a good week to go out.

This week is busy one for restaurants, too, with tons of news, from expansions and reopenings to beer dinners, restaurant yoga and all the festivities surrounding Artscape.

Artscape ’17 Musical Performers: ‘Queen of Percussion’ Sheila E., Gogol Bordello, Robert Randolph & The Family Band

Gogol Bordello in Madrid. Photo by Carlos Delgado, via Wikimedia Commons.

Baltimore’s ambitiously huge, free arts festival returns next month with an eclectic array of performers in the musical lineup, including a renowned family soul band, a legendary Latin percussionist and a wild and well-loved gypsy punk group.

Baltimore Design School Junior Brian High Wins the 4th Annual Fred Lazarus IV Artscape Prize


The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is proud to announce the winner of the fourth annual Fred Lazarus IV Artscape Prize (The Fred). The winner is Brian High, a student at the Baltimore Design School.