Tag: halloween

Halloween Events Calendar: Where to find trick-or-treating, costume contests, seances, scary movies and more

Photo by J.M. Giordano

We already demonstrated this weekend that Baltimore goes all out for Halloween. Now that the costume’s broken in, it’s time to give it one last spin for All Hallows’ Eve. Fright night is officially here. Though it falls in the middle of the week this year, there are plenty of Halloween treats in store for those who dare to venture out.

Fells Point Bars Closing Early Ahead of Predicted Halloween Mayhem

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A number of Fells Point bars and retailers are turning in early for Halloween, with owners foreseeing some of the same chaos that’s tarnished the neighborhood’s Oct. 31 festivities in recent years.

Baltimore Private Schools Embroiled in Controversy from Racially Charged Social Media Photos


Some of Baltimore’s private schools are in the worst kind of spotlight this week, thanks to some deplorable Halloween antics from a group of students and an alum.

Hot Plate: Guinness Test Taproom & The Point Open, Themed Dinners at Modern Cook Shop, New Fall Menus Debut

White Envelope, the arepa bar in R. House, has updated its menu for the fall season.

Happy Halloween week, Baltimore! This week is sure to be a wild, sugar-soaked one with the spooky holiday on Tuesday. But there are a handful of other events to keep you entertained, even if trick-or-treating isn’t on your list. Here’s a look at what’s happening this week:

Stayin’ Alive: Zombies Set to Roam the Streets of Baltimore on Saturday

“Survive,” a zombie-themed tag event, will benefit Baltimore School for the Arts.

This Saturday, the undead of Baltimore will embark on a large-scale, eight-hour game of zombie tag.

The Great Halloween Lantern Parade Returns to Patterson Park this Weekend

The Great Halloween Lantern Parade. Image via The Creative Alliance.

One of the most highly anticipated family events in the city of Baltimore happens in the dark of night, in the shadows of a public park.

Something Different for Halloweekend: A Night Hike Through Druid Hill Park

Photo by Lester Spence, via Wikimedia Commons

Even if you’ve spent considerable time in Druid Hill Park, chances are you haven’t wandered some of its oldest trails on the spookiest weekend of the year.

Halloween Brings Plenty of Fun, But Also Mayhem to Fells Point

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A quieter night in Fells Point

Each year, October 31 presents a chance for not only children and their parents to get dressed up together and chase down candy, but also for adults to pour out in costume for late night fun. Unfortunately, some of that fun down in the popular Fells Point neighborhood was spoiled by violence this year.

Watch: Diver Carves Jack O’ Lantern Underwater at National Aquarium

Courtesy National Aquarium/Facebook
Courtesy National Aquarium/Facebook

Scuba diver Josh Foronda is no ordinary pumpkin carver. This afternoon, he let his Halloween spirit lead him underwater at the Blacktip Reef exhibit at the National Aquarium, where he carved a jack o’ lantern while sitting at the bottom of a giant fish tank.

Baltimore Police Department Shows Its Fun Side for Halloween

Courtesy BPD
Courtesy BPD

Halloween season is known to bring out the mischief in a community, which naturally puts police on edge. But in the city, while police have been keeping a close eye out for trouble this week, they’re also doubling up on making Halloween fun for the community.