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
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)
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.