Tag: parade

Braving the Cold, Crowds Pack MLK Boulevard for a Parade Honoring Dr. King’s Legacy

Sisters of Alpha Kappa Alpha holding their banner before the parade. Photo by Ethan McLeod.

Dozens of Baltimore nonprofits, school marching bands, black Greek organizations and others paid no heed to an unforgiving chill in the air on Monday as they marched proudly down Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Baltimore.

After Days of Complaints and a Petition, Pugh Resurrects the MLK Day Parade

The Baltimore City Entertainers Marching Band performs in the parade in 2014. Still via YouTube/acesquad1357.

The bands, dancers, color guards and countless other performers in Baltimore’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade will be back for an 18th year after all.

‘Day of Service,’ but No Parade, Planned for MLK Day in 2018

A shot from a past Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade. Photo via Visit Baltimore.

In place of a parade next month with dozens of bands, dancers, marchers and other fanfare celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy, Mayor Catherine Pugh’s administration has planned a day of volunteering officially titled the “Day of Service.”

Baltimore’s Biggest LGBTQ Event is Moving from Mount Vernon to Station North

A photo from last year’s Pride parade and block party.

After four decades in Mount Vernon, Baltimore’s largest LGBTQ Pride event is reducing its presence there and moving to a different part of town.

Have a Very Baltimore Christmas



By now, you’re probably sick of all the holiday songs on the radio/in the stores/everywhere you turn. But can we suggest one minor Baltimore-themed tune to get you back in the spirit?

Couldn’t Make it to the Ravens Parade? Be There Virtually, At Least


If you didn’t follow my advice and play hooky from work today, you can at least enjoy this livestream of the Ravens victory parade courtesy CSNBaltimore.