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Artscape 2019

  • The Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric 140 West Mount Royal Avenue Baltimore, MD, 21201 United States (map)
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About Artscape

As the city’s arts council, events center and film office, BOPA’s goal is to make Baltimore a more vibrant and creative city. At Artscape, BOPA highlights artistic opportunities in four core pillars: Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Literary Arts and Culinary Arts. There is truly something for everyone to discover at Artscape! 

  • Artists’ Market featuring 100+ artisans and craftspeople

  • Live concerts on three outdoor stages

  • Visual Arts installations and interactive exhibits

  • Performing arts featuring dance, street theater, jazz, opera and classical music

  • Literary Arts including poetry workshops and an artist books, prints, multiples & editions fair

  • Culinary Arts showcasing a variety of local festival favorites, and new tasty delights

  • Family-friendly events and entertainment

  • Film, experimental music, comedy and improv shows

The Details

What: Artscape, America’s largest FREE arts festival

When: Friday, July 19 – Sunday, July 21, 2019

Where: Mount Royal Avenue and Charles Street, in the Midtown and Station North Arts & Entertainment District neighborhoods

Time: 11am-9pm on Friday and Saturday, and 11am-7pm on Sunday (Artscape After Hours takes place Friday and Saturday from 9-11pm)

Admission: FREE!

How: Artscape is produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts

Artscape is held outdoors in tents, and inside the neighborhood's premier exhibition spaces and performing arts venues. The festival is 100% free and accessible, and takes place rain or shine. 

Questions? Email the Artscape staff before, during or after the festival.