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Legends & Legacy Jubilee

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In Honor of Black History Month and the bicentennial celebration of Frederick Douglass' birth, many of the city’s top cultural attractions will gather under one roof on February 17, 2018 for an afternoon of FREE interactive and family-friendly activities. Baltimore’s Legends & Legacies Jubilee invites everyone to embrace the city’s rich African American heritage and culture while encouraging inclusivity and community engagement.  

The 2018 event will feature more than a dozen exhibitors offering interactive activities at the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park Museum. Confirmed participants include Baltimore’s Black Heritage ToursBaltimore Museum of ArtBaltimore National Heritage AreaFrederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park MuseumThe Maryland Historical SocietyThe Maryland ZooThe National AquariumThe National Great Blacks In Wax MuseumPort Discovery Children's MuseumThe Reginald F. Lewis MuseumChesapeake Shakespeare CompanyFriends of President Street StationHistoric Ships in Baltimoreand MdFF/ The Stavros Niarchos foundation Parkway


  • 12:00pm - 4:00pm Interactive exhibits from 15 of Baltimore's most exciting museums and attractions 

  • 12:30pm - 1:00pm Opening Ceremony and Frederick Douglass Tribute w/ Mayor Catherine E. Pugh 

  • 1:00pm - 1:30pm Angelo and Marie's Fantastic Bubble Show 

  • 2:00pm - 2:30pm Our Voices singing competition w/ The Voice Finalist Davon Fleming 

  • 3:00pm - 3:30pm Empowering fun w/ Culture Queen 


Earlier Event: February 12
Art on the Waterfront RFP