A charming city street at night in Baltimore's Little Italy.

Unveiling the Historic Tapestry Nestled in the heart of Baltimore, Maryland, Little Italy is a charming and historic neighborhood that beckons visitors with its cobblestone streets, quaint row houses, and apalpable sense of community. Established by Italian immigrants in the 19th century, this neighborhood has retained its Old World charm while seamlessly blending with the vibrant energy of Baltimore. The area’s history is reflected in its narrow cobblestone streets, vibrant murals, and, of course, the mouthwatering aroma of Italian cuisine wafting through the air. Over the years, Little Italy has evolved into a lively district with a unique blend of tradition and modernity. As weRead More →


From the piers of the Inner Harbor to the charming streets of Little Italy, downtown Baltimore has a whole lot to offer visitors who want to spend time outside. This summer, safe and socially distant outdoor events abound in the downtown area, from happy hours to yoga classes. Here’s a look at how to enjoy the outdoors in downtown Baltimore this August: Pints in the Park On August 14, Pints in the Park is back! The BYOB happy hour event takes place in Center Plaza on the second Friday of the month, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Bring your favorite bevvie to the plazaRead More →

A boat docked in a harbor with buildings in the background.

How to Find Parking in Baltimore Finding a safe, clean and affordable parking garage in Baltimore is easy, if you know where to look. Located at 55 Market Place in downtown Baltimore, Harbor Park Garage meets those needs. The garage, which is easily accessible from I-83 and other major routes in and out of the city, is reasonably-priced, brightly lit, well-staffed with friendly and knowledgeable employees, and open 24/7. We want you to be safe as you browse, shop, and eat in Baltimore. This beautiful city has very clear instructions for loading and unloading passengers. Most curbs and staging areas for unloading is set atRead More →

The building where the hotel is located.

When you’re taking a trip into downtown Baltimore, whether it’s for dinner and drinks, a day at the National  Aquarium, to stroll around the Inner Harbor, or for anything else, don’t forget to plan your parking strategy. Finding a clean, safe and secure spot to start and end your visit – like Harbor Park Garage – will make your trip more enjoyable all around.   Harbor Park Garage Is Convenient, Safe & Welcoming Located at 55 Market Place, Harbor Park is extremely convenient to downtown attractions, including the Aquarium and Inner Harbor, Power Plant Live!, Port Discovery Children’s Museum, Pier Six Pavilion, Little Italy andRead More →

The love sessions create connect love worship.

November is a great time to head to downtown Baltimore – the gentle nip in the air is ideal for strolling around the city. The weekend of November 11-12, a pair of fun, community-oriented events offer extra incentive to go downtown. Love Sessions Finale Saturday, November 11 marks the last Love Sessions event of the year; it takes place at McKeldin Square in the Inner Harbor, starting at 3:30 p.m. Love Sessions, put on by the band withLove, blends music, art, dancing, writing and religion. It’s a kid-friendly, interactive event in which everyone is invited to dance and sing and participate. Saturday’s concert/party features musicRead More →

A chalk drawing of a woman on the sidewalk.

Madonnari Arts Festival September 08, 2017 – September 10, 2017 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. COUNTDOWN TO THE FESTIVAL. Raise a glass to Freedom! Be a part of the creative process at the Third Annual Little Italy Baltimore Madonnari Arts Festival as 50 visual artists and 50 performing artists give vision and voice to this year’s theme, Freedom. The chalk has arrived, the press and social media are in motion, the banners are being hung, and we have an enthusiastic group of volunteers from the community of Little Italy. Festivities begin on Thursday, September 7 as our out of town artists arrive in Baltimore. RepresentativesRead More →

A sign welcomes people to the italian festival.

Who’s up for a party, Italian-style? This weekend, Baltimore’s Little Italy lights up and gets festive, celebrating the Feast of St. Gabriele with food, music, games, vino and more. The party takes place from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, August 18 and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, August 19 at the intersection of High and Stiles Streets in Little Italy. The festival is a fundraiser for St. Leo the Great Church – admission is a $1 donation. The festival is full of fun activities and plenty to watch, eat and drink. There will be booths with Italian food, wine and beer,Read More →